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Aurigma Customer's Canvas 5.33.0 - Released September 23, 2020

Introduced arched text - a single-line text element on an arch. To allow your users to create arched text in the Design Editor, enable the ArchedText button in the Toolbox. In Photoshop and InDesign templates, you can create arched text as text on a path with the <ART> and <ARTB> markers. Feature
Added support for eyedropper to pick a color on the canvas. To improve the user experience with the Color Picker, the color space drop-down box and the corresponding property availableColorSpaces were removed. The defaultColorSpace is deprecated now. Instead, you can use the ColorPicker.colorSpace property. Feature
Added the possibility to configure the Bleed and Slug zones when defining print areas. Feature
Added the possibility to render proof images when passing only maxWidth or maxHeight into the getProofImages method. Improvement
Added the possibility to lock the default color of barcodes and QR-codes by using the <BACCL> marker. Improvement
Improved user experience with the Asset Manager. Improvement
Fixed a security problem. Bug fix
Fixed a problem with serialization of surface tags. Bug fix
Fixed a problem when barcodes were added vertically stretched to the canvas. Bug fix
Fixed a problem with the context menu appearance. Bug fix

Aurigma Customer's Canvas 5.32.3 - Released September 8, 2020

Fixed a problem with the invalidation of file cache. Bug fix
Fixed a problem with downloading print files when using the Download button. Bug fix

Aurigma Customer's Canvas 5.32.2 - Released September 2, 2020

Added the possibility to start generating print files in the background when running the finishProductDesign method as well as making a request to the POST ~/api/HiRes/GenerateHiRes endpoint. To enable this option, set pregenerateHiRes to true. Improvement
Fixed a problem with applying the Multiply blend mode when rendering 3D previews through the Web API. Bug fix
Fixed a problem with the rendering of rotated design elements when applying a gradient fill in InDesign templates. Bug fix
Fixed a problem with reading barcode placeholders from InDesign templates. Bug fix
Fixed a problem when names passed as parameters of the addSurface method were not assigned to new surfaces. Bug fix
Fixed a problem with applying the character limit to text elements. Bug fix

Aurigma Customer's Canvas 5.32.1 - Released August 17, 2020

Fixed a problem with displaying thumbnails in the private user gallery when using authentication tokens. Bug fix
Fixed a problem when the border of an image placeholder based on a shape layer was not rendered. Bug fix
Fixed a problem with applying blend modes to images when rendering products by using the Web API. Bug fix

Aurigma Customer's Canvas 5.32.0 - Released August 6, 2020

Added support for Amazon S3 in the Asset Manager. You can host your artwork on Amazon S3 as well as allow your users to upload images there. Feature
Fixed a problem when the translateItems command could fail in some cases. Bug fix
The <DPH> marker is deprecated now. Instead, you can use the Dynamic Image API to render 3D previews. Other

Aurigma Customer's Canvas 5.31.0 - Released July 23, 2020

Added the possibility to resize the entire product and separate design elements by using the IFrame API. Feature
Added the POST ~/api/ItemReader endpoint to retrieve serialized items from products. Feature
Added a separate package for the object model of DesignAtoms. Now, you must additionally install @aurigma/design-atoms-model from npm and Aurigma.DesignAtoms.Model from NuGet when developing your applications. Improvement
Fixed a problem with reading the background layers from multipage InDesign templates. Bug fix
Fixed a problem when a new CustomPlaceholder could appear collapsed in the upper-left corner of the canvas. Bug fix
Fixed a problem when the Select all button appeared in the Asset Manager when changing the content of image placeholders. Bug fix
Fixed a problem with selecting the background images in the Asset Manager. Bug fix
Fixed some problems with displaying thumbnails and folders in the Asset Manager. Bug fix

Aurigma Customer's Canvas 5.30.3 - Released July 14, 2020

Fixed some problems with loading IDML templates with linked graphics. Bug fix
Fixed a problem when fragments of text elements could appear on the canvas while loading product templates. Bug fix

Aurigma Customer's Canvas 5.30.2 - Released July 7, 2020

Added the possibility to open the Asset Manager through the IFrame API to change product layouts and fill out image placeholders. Improvement
Fixed a problem with serialization and deserialization of state files that contain images by using the Design Atoms. Bug fix
Fixed a problem with adding rich formatted text to the canvas when the multicolumn mode is enabled. Bug fix
Fixed a problem with rendering text that wraps around design elements. Bug fix
Fixed a problem when HTML tags were not escaped when rendering plain text. Bug fix
Fixed a problem when assets did not appear in the Asset Manager in iOS WebView. Bug fix

Aurigma Customer's Canvas 5.30.1 - Released June 29, 2020

Fixed a problem with applying the stroke effect in the Design Editor. Bug fix
Fixed a problem with changing the font size of text elements. Bug fix
Fixed a problem when OnImageDpiChanged was generated when loading vector graphics. Bug fix

Aurigma Customer's Canvas 5.30.0 - Released June 25, 2020

Added the possibility to automatically fill out image placeholders. You can now use a new button action FillPlaceholders to open the Asset Manager for selecting images that will be inserted into all empty and stub image placeholders of the product. To allow your users to select all images on an asset tab, set selectAllButtonEnabled to true. Feature
Introduced cliparts - design elements representing a set of multicolor vector shapes. You can import SVG graphics as clipart through the Asset Manager. Feature
Fixed a problem when the Web API failed to copy optimized state files. Bug fix
Fixed a problem with emitting the RevertProduct event. Bug fix
Fixed a problem when the Asset Manager did not open after the user changed the fonts of text elements. Bug fix

Aurigma Customer's Canvas 5.29.0 - Released June 17, 2020

Added the possibility to delete subfolders in asset folders by using the Web API. You can now delete subfolders with fonts, designs, and mockups. Feature
Fixed a problem with displaying linked images in IDML templates that contain special characters in their file names. Bug fix
Fixed a problem that caused the FontException when updating a PlainTextItem. Bug fix
Now, GET requests of the ProductTemplates controller require the X-CustomersCanvasAPIKey header by default. To return the previous behavior and disable security key verification, you can set authRequired to false for your routes in AuthSettings.config. Other

Aurigma Customer's Canvas 5.28.1 - Released June 12, 2020

Added support for the full-screen mode of the Image Editor on mobile devices. To disable this mode, you can set ImageEditorDialog.fullscreenOnTouchDevice to false. Improvement
Improved user experience with image placeholders on mobile devices. Improvement
Fixed a problem with the color of rich formatted text in in-string placeholders when using fonts with ligatures. Bug fix
Fixed a problem with entering text in text placeholders when the Object Inspector is hidden or collapsed. Bug fix
Fixed a problem with the layout of Rich text editor when zooming in Safari. Bug fix

Aurigma Customer's Canvas 5.27.0 - Released May 27, 2020

Added the possibility to open the Asset Manager by using the IFrame API. You can open it to add a new image, change an image, or set the background. Feature
Added support for Google Drive assets in the BMP, GIF, TIFF, SVG, and AI formats. Feature
Added the possibility to reset the history of user actions after changing mockups through the setMockups. Feature
Fixed a problem with reading rich formatted text from InDesign templates. Bug fix
Fixed a problem with rendering hidden elements of PDF files embedded in InDesign templates. Bug fix
Fixed a problem when the Web API failed to personalize products if fillColor was not passed for image placeholders with the Colorize effect. Bug fix
Fixed a problem when a text item added to the second product page by using the IFrame API was not rendered on the canvas. Bug fix
Fixed a problem when new elements would not be added to the product after changing the design through the setPrintArea method. Bug fix
Fixed a problem with font substitution not being applied to products with rotated text elements. Bug fix
Fixed a problem with false warnings about low resolution for vector assets from Google Drive. Bug fix
Fixed a problem when text typed in the Object Inspector was not rendered on the canvas in some cases. Bug fix
Fixed some problems with the layout of Object Inspector and Rich text editor. Bug fix
Fixed a problem with AccessViolationException thrown when loading some specific fonts. Bug fix

Aurigma Customer's Canvas 5.26.0 - Released May 12, 2020

Added the PointText button action. For example, you can define such a button in the Toolbox to insert plain point text into a region. Feature
Added the IgnoreInDesignMissingLinks parameter to configure how to process missing images when reading InDesign templates. If True, creates an empty image placeholder instead of such an image. By default, this parameter is False, which throws an exception. Feature
Changed settings of importing groups from Photoshop and InDesign templates. The UseFlattenGroups parameter has been renamed to FlattenGroups, and its default value has changed to False to maintain groups of design elements. Improvement
Fixed some problems with reading group items from InDesign templates. Bug fix
Fixed a problem with rendering text that was vertically scaled in InDesign. Bug fix
Fixed a problem with resetting the index of the current surface when using the product.setProductModel() method. Bug fix
Fixed a problem when an error was returned in the response to the Preview and Hires Web API requests. Bug fix
Fixed a problem when text with a shadow moved when changing the canvas zoom level. Bug fix
Fixed a problem when preview images could not be rotated after rotating the print area more than 360 degrees. Bug fix
Fixed a problem when font substitution was applied after uploading this font to the server. Bug fix
Fixed a problem with uploading PDF files to the Asset Manager in the overwrite mode when same-name files have a different number of pages. Bug fix
Fixed a problem with the Asset Manager layout that appeared after uploading images in the overwrite mode. Bug fix
Fixed a problem with displaying surface thumbnails in the Bottom Toolbar. Bug fix

Aurigma Customer's Canvas 5.25.2 - Released April 28, 2020

Fixed a problem when the FitToWidth mode did not work when using All Caps in bounded text. Bug fix
Fixed some problems with rendering a product preview through the IFrame API. Bug fix

Aurigma Customer's Canvas 5.25.1 - Released April 24, 2020

Added the possibility to define the file name when downloading PDF proof images generated through getProofImages. To define the name, use the filename query parameter. Improvement
Fixed a problem when mockups appeared when rendering a product preview through the IFrame API. Bug fix
Fixed a problem with opening the Rich text editor when the applyToAllTextMode is enabled. Bug fix
Fixed a problem with the Top Toolbar layout. Bug fix

Aurigma Customer's Canvas 5.25.0 - Released April 14, 2020

Introduced groups of design elements. To import groups from Photoshop and InDesign templates as a group object in Customer's Canvas, specify the <GR> marker in group names. You can also define how groups of design elements should be imported by default. Set the UseFlattenGroups parameter to False to import them as group objects. Feature
Added the possibility to render real-size proof images and render previews of all product pages to a multi-page PDF file through the IFrame API. Feature
Added support for pagination when retrieving a list of state files through the Web API. You can also set a parameter extendedStateInfo to false to output only state IDs and timestamps. Improvement
Fixed a problem with passing the config parameter into the loadEditor method. Bug fix
Fixed a problem when TIFF images linked in InDesign templates would appear with gray edges on the canvas and proof images. Bug fix
Fixed a problem with unnecessary color conversion from CMYK to CMYK when applying the Colorize effect to TIFF images. Bug fix
Fixed a problem with displaying the Insert button in the Asset Manager on mobile devices. Bug fix
Fixed some problems with editing barcode placeholders. Bug fix

Aurigma Customer's Canvas 5.24.0 - Released April 1, 2020

Added support for pinch to zoom the content of image placeholders on mobile devices. Feature
Migrated from the Instagram Legacy API onto the Instagram Basic Display API. Now, you need to obtain new app-id and app-secret in your Facebook Developer Account. Improvement
Fixed a problem when <RT_false> was not applied to rich formatted text on a curve. Bug fix
Fixed a problem with using the <R> marker in IDML templates when defining bleed zones. Bug fix
Fixed a problem with displaying violation warnings for locked layers in the editor. Bug fix
Fixed a problem with selecting images through the Object Inspector in the MD theme. Bug fix

Aurigma Customer's Canvas 5.23.0 - Released March 26, 2020

Added the possibility to disable ASP.NET Attribute Routing in the Design Atoms Framework. Improvement
Fixed a problem with changing bounds of text elements when deleting their content. Bug fix
Fixed a problem when text could disappear on the canvas when shrinking its bounding rectangle. Bug fix
Fixed a problem with dragging and resizing design elements on the canvas in Safari. Bug fix
Fixed a problem with the mouse pointer appearance when hovering over the center of image placeholders. Bug fix

Aurigma Customer's Canvas 5.22.0 - Released March 16, 2020

Added the possibility to limit the size of uploaded user images. You can now define maxUploadFileSize when configuring the Asset Manager. Feature
Fixed a problem with rendering hi-res outputs by using the Web API when the product has images whose width or height is close to 0. Bug fix
Fixed a problem with downloading IDML templates that contain multiple links to the same image by using the Web API. Bug fix
Fixed a problem with measuring the area of design layers when a product is configured by using mockups and the designLocation property. Bug fix
Fixed a problem with displaying the selected value of multi-value items in the Object Inspector when loading state files into the editor. Bug fix
Fixed a problem when watermark settings defined in clientConfig.json were ignored when a state file contained a different watermark definition. Bug fix
Fixed a problem when names of custom design elements were changed when adding several such elements to the canvas. Bug fix
Fixed a problem when the quality meter was displayed for vector images in the editor. Bug fix
Fixed a problem with the Top Toolbar layout that appeared when editing designs in a small browser window. Bug fix

Aurigma Customer's Canvas 5.21.1 - Released March 3, 2020

Fixed a problem with applying a load mask when processing images in the Image Editor. Bug fix
Fixed a problem when the Rich text editor would not open if a font configured for the text was missing. Bug fix
Fixed a problem when a bounded text item could change its position and overlay another BoundedTextItem in some cases. Bug fix
Fixed a problem when transforms were not applied to image placeholders through the Web API. Bug fix

Aurigma Customer's Canvas 5.21.0 - Released February 27, 2020

Added the possibility to rotate proof images at the same angle as the canvas. To maintain the rotation, set the IRenderingProperty.proofImageRotateMode to "auto". Feature
Fixed a problem when parameters defined in clientConfig.json were not used for rendering the hi-res outputs through the Web API. Bug fix
Fixed a problem when users could not set a color for the background layer in the editor. Bug fix
Fixed a problem with using the Floating Item Toolbar on mobile devices. Bug fix
Fixed a problem with selecting design elements on the canvas after scrolling the page. Bug fix
Updated the system requirements. Now, to use the Design Atoms Framework as well as to compile the Design Editor from the source code, you need TypeScript 3.8.2. Other

Aurigma Customer's Canvas 5.20.0 - Released February 19, 2020

Added the possibility to start generating proof images in the background when running the finishProductDesign method of the IFrame API. To enable this feature, you can set the pregeneratePreviewImages option to true when calling finishProductDesign. You can also use this option in getProofImages to start generating proof images, not just links to these images. Feature
Added the possibility to customize three new types of snap lines. Now, you can define different behavior of lines snapping to design items, print areas, and safety lines. Feature
Improved binding of theme colors to design elements when using the Color Picker. Improvement
Fixed a problem with rendering proof images when using the finishProductDesign method with the specified image size. Bug fix
Fixed a problem when the fill color used for the Colorize effect was not applied to the content of image placeholders when using theme bindings. Bug fix
Fixed a problem when the Colorize effect was not applied to PDF images when rendering hi-res outputs in the PDF format. Bug fix
Fixed a problem with poor quality of PDF outputs when applying a color overlay to PDF images. Bug fix
Fixed a problem with reading the baseline shift defined for InDesign text items. Bug fix
Fixed a problem with rendering products through the Web API when defining surfaces by stateId. Bug fix
Fixed a problem when channel containers were rendered on proof images with an offset relative to the designLocation. Bug fix
Fixed a problem when a user could not click Floating Item Toolbar buttons when there was another design element below this toolbar. Bug fix
Fixed a problem with wrapping text around design elements. Bug fix
Fixed a problem when rich formatted text was not displayed in the editor. Bug fix

Aurigma Customer's Canvas 5.19.3 - Released February 14, 2020

Fixed a problem with wrapping text around design elements when loading products. Bug fix

Aurigma Customer's Canvas 5.19.2 - Released February 13, 2020

Fixed a problem with rendering hi-res outputs through the Web API when markers were defined in external JSON files. Bug fix
Improved the rendering time of proof images when using the IFrame API. Bug fix

Aurigma Customer's Canvas 5.19.1 - Released February 6, 2020

Fixed a problem with changing surface backgrounds by using the IFrame API. Bug fix
Fixed a problem with getting overall bounds when calling setPrintAreas in the advanced editor mode. Bug fix

Aurigma Customer's Canvas 5.19.0 - Released February 4, 2020

Added support for the color overlay effect defined for image placeholders in Photoshop templates. Feature
Added the possibility to retrieve variable items from state files by using the Web API. Feature
Added the optional parameter updateSurfaceSize to the setPrintAreas and setMockups methods. You can now pass true for this parameter to change the surface size. Note that despite this parameter, the surface size is always changed if no mockups were defined for the surface. Feature
Fixed a problem when setProductModel did not handle the object model properly. Bug fix
Fixed a problem when the Design Atoms Framework incorrectly parsed InDesign text frames with non-default autoleading. Bug fix
Fixed a problem with rendering small-size thumbnails for multiple products by using the Design Atoms. Bug fix
Fixed a problem with rendering bounded text when its bottom line contains subscript characters that go out of the text frame. Bug fix
Fixed a problem when bounded text was imported from IDML templates as PathBoundedTextItem. Bug fix
Fixed a problem when finishProductDesign returned incorrect violation warning data for text items in multi-page products. Bug fix
Fixed a problem when setPrintAreas rasterized a vector content of image placeholders when applying new layouts. Bug fix
Fixed a problem with false warnings about text cropping on the canvas. Bug fix
Fixed a problem that caused an exception when using invalid data for images and image placeholders in loadUserInfo. Bug fix
Fixed a problem with loading the user info when the new content of text elements began with "http". Bug fix
Fixed a problem with switching the editor to the advanced mode after calling the product.SetProductModel method. Bug fix
Fixed a problem with editing barcode placeholders on the canvas. Bug fix
Fixed a problem when buttons of image placeholders became disabled after rotating the canvas. Bug fix
Fixed a problem with the appearance of text labels of design elements after zooming or rotating the canvas. Bug fix

Aurigma Customer's Canvas 5.18.0 - Released January 21, 2020

Added the possibility to configure the number of concurrent tasks for rendering products and loading or saving state files in the Design Editor. Feature
Updated the Color Picker's palette. Improvement
Changed the default value of rendering.hiResOutputCompression to "jpeg", which reduces the size of PDF files when rendering raster images. Improvement
Fixed a problem with rendering PNG images embedded into PDF files when using the JPEG compression. Bug fix
Fixed a problem with VisualizationPermissions.NoShow after applying the <VNS> marker to the corresponding item in a product template. Bug fix
Fixed a problem with rendering some script fonts when aligning text to the bottom of the text box. Bug fix
Fixed a problem when the content of image placeholders appeared shifted in Customer's Canvas when a BleedBox was defined in InDesign templates. Bug fix
Fixed a problem when the rotation grip did not work in applications implemented in the Design Atoms Framework. Bug fix
Fixed a problem with rendering proof images by using the IFrame API when the product has items whose width or height is close to 0. Bug fix
Fixed some problems with rendering text in Arabic. Bug fix
Fixed a problem when a hard return at the beginning of a text area did not expand its bottom bound despite the <TOS_expandBox> marker. Bug fix
Fixed a problem with applying the <IE_colorize> marker to image placeholders. Bug fix
Fixed a problem with the appearance of drop-down lists in iOS 13.3. Bug fix
Fixed a problem with notification of the expiration of trial license keys. Bug fix

Aurigma Customer's Canvas 5.17.1 - Released December 30, 2019

Fixed a problem with reading the First Baseline options of InDesign text frames. Bug fix
Fixed some problems when folding lines and spines were applied to mockups instead of designs. Bug fix
Optimized rendering of hi-res outputs in the PDF format. Bug fix
Optimized saving state files by using StateFileSerializer. Bug fix

Aurigma Customer's Canvas 5.17.0 - Released December 26, 2019

Added the possibility to specify product surfaces that need to be rendered to proof images by using the Web API. Feature
Fixed a problem with deleting InDesign templates with linked images by using the Web API. Bug fix
Fixed some problems with loading multiple text elements when fonts used in InDesign templates were missing on the server. Bug fix
Fixed a problem when finishProductDesign returned "Page is unsupported" error instead of the link to return to editing a product. Bug fix
Fixed a problem with displaying drop-down lists in the Bottom Toolbar on mobile devices. Bug fix
Fixed some problems with rendering vector graphics in SVG format. Bug fix
Fixed a problem with rendering specific PDF graphics embedded into IDML files. Bug fix
Fixed a problem when scaling PDF graphics with the stroke effect resulted in the incorrect stroke width. Bug fix
Fixed a problem when proof images were not cropped to safety lines if folding lines were defined for the product. Bug fix

Aurigma Customer's Canvas 5.16.1 - Released December 18, 2019

Fixed a problem with the appearance of the pagination control on mobile devices. Bug fix
Fixed a problem when multiple Web API requests to download proof images caused exceptions. Bug fix

Aurigma Customer's Canvas 5.16.0 - Released December 13, 2019

Added the HiResControllerStoreDataInState parameter defining whether to save personalization data to state files when rendering hi-res outputs through the Web API or not. As an alternative, you can pass StoreDataInState in the request payload. Feature
The Design Editor has stopped using the Image Gallery. After upgrading to this version, if the Image Gallery is still the default asset widget in your editor's config, the editor will open the Asset Manager with settings of the old gallery. Improvement
Added the possibility to use the Image Gallery configuration to set up the Asset Manager. Improvement
Improved error logging in the Rendering Web API. Improvement
Fixed a problem causing MediaCorruptedException when processing assets of unsupported formats through the Web API. Bug fix
Fixed a problem when text on a curve went out of the text box after the font size reached the minimum value. Bug fix
Fixed a problem with specifying the border width and opacity of design elements in the editor by using the keyboard. Bug fix
Fixed a problem with editing design elements in the Object Inspector after using the Undo and Redo buttons. Bug fix
Fixed a problem when InDesign templates with linked PDF graphics were not displayed correctly on the canvas. Bug fix
Fixed a problem when text did not follow its text frame when moving on the canvas. Bug fix
Fixed some problems when image and text effects were not applied to design elements after moving the sliders in the corresponding dialog boxes. Bug fix
Fixed a problem when image placeholders were displayed with a non-transparent background in the edit mode. Bug fix

Aurigma Customer's Canvas 5.15.0 - Released December 5, 2019

Added the possibility to arrange uploaded user images in a subfolder of userdata/user/images. To perform this, you can use the path property of the PrivateSource. Feature
Fixed a problem with importing EPS graphics embedded in compound frames of IDML templates. Bug fix
Fixed a problem with the shift of background layers when loading multipage IDML templates with defined bleed zones. Bug fix
Fixed a problem with deleting the .json files from the designs folder through the Web API. Bug fix
Fixed a problem when changes were incorrectly applied to shapes after using the product.setItem method. Bug fix
Fixed a problem when the curve defining curved text changed depending on the text length. Bug fix
Fixed a problem when blend modes were not applied to smart objects in PSD templates. Bug fix
Fixed a problem with wrapping text around image placeholders when switching product surfaces in the editor. Bug fix

Aurigma Customer's Canvas 5.14.3 - Released December 3, 2019

Fixed a problem with processing multiple Web API requests to render product previews. Bug fix
Fixed a problem with caching preview mockups that prevented products from loading into the editor. Bug fix

Aurigma Customer's Canvas 5.14.2 - Released December 2, 2019

Fixed a problem with resetting the text color when the user repeatedly changes the color in the Rich text editor. Bug fix
Fixed a problem when rich formatted text disappeared after adjusting its bounding rectangle on the canvas. Bug fix
Fixed a problem when the underline style was not applied to plain text in some cases. Bug fix
Fixed a problem with rendering proof images and print-ready files when product surfaces were defined through ISurfaceFromState. Bug fix
Fixed a problem with rendering text when using the allcaps style in the Rendering Web API. Bug fix
Fixed a problem when the toolbar appeared on Asset Manager tabs on mobile devices despite toolbarEnabled set to false. Bug fix
Fixed a problem when the Edit button would appear in the public gallery in the Asset Manager. Bug fix
Fixed a problem with scrolling the Top Toolbar of the Design Editor. Bug fix
Fixed some problems with the layout of image placeholders. Bug fix
Fixed a problem with exiting the edit mode of image placeholders. Bug fix

Aurigma Customer's Canvas 5.14.1 - Released November 26, 2019

Fixed a problem when rich formatted text was removed when selecting a color in the Rich text editor. Bug fix
Fixed a problem when the Rich text editor opened too long to edit a text element in which the user has changed a text color. Bug fix
Fixed a problem when the Remove format button reset formatting buttons when no text was selected in the Rich text editor. Bug fix
Fixed a problem when the Search box hint was hardcoded instead of using the SEARCH_PLACEHOLDER string from AssetManager.json translations. Bug fix
Fixed a problem with the alignment of plain text. Bug fix
Fixed a problem with editing text items in the Object Inspector. Bug fix

Aurigma Customer's Canvas 5.14.0 - Released November 22, 2019

Added the possibility to ignore the Item.Locked and Item.Visible attributes in InDesign templates. You can now set UseInDesignLockedState and UseInDesignVisibleState to False in Aurigma.DesignAtoms.config not to read them. Improvement
Fixed a problem causing color conversion exception when reading image fill colors from some IDML templates. Bug fix
Fixed a problem when colors on the canvas did not change after applying color themes. Bug fix
Fixed a problem when PDF graphics embedded into InDesign templates appeared distorted on the canvas. Bug fix
Fixed a problem with updating channel containers by using the IFrame API. Bug fix
Fixed a problem when names of user info fields and interpolation placeholders were case-sensitive when populating them with data. Bug fix
Fixed a problem when double-clicking a group of design elements caused the primary action of the last selected element. Bug fix
Fixed a problem with changing the text color in the Rich text editor. Bug fix
Fixed some problems with deleting images from the Asset Manager. Bug fix
Fixed a problem when the imageEditorEnabled property did not work in the Asset Manager. Bug fix
Fixed a problem with the appearance of the Floating Item Toolbar when editing the content of image placeholders. Bug fix
Fixed a problem when new text elements could appear transparent on the canvas in some cases. Bug fix
Fixed a problem with displaying the current color of the background layer in the Color Picker. Bug fix
Fixed a problem with changing the background color in the folding mode. Bug fix
Fixed a problem with navigation using the arrow keys. Bug fix
Fixed a problem with displaying the handle of image placeholders on mobile devices. Bug fix
Fixed a problem with the editor layout on mobile devices. Bug fix

Aurigma Customer's Canvas 5.13.1 - Released November 11, 2019

Fixed a problem with wrapping text around design elements. Bug fix
Fixed a problem with color management when rendering products on the canvas. Bug fix
Fixed a problem with swapping product surfaces by using the IFrame API. Bug fix
Fixed a problem when the Edit button could appear in the Floating Item Toolbar for image placeholders despite showEditButton set to false. Bug fix
Fixed a problem when barcode elements could lose focus after editing them. Bug fix

Aurigma Customer's Canvas 5.13.0 - Released November 8, 2019

Added support for Code 128, UPC-A, and UPC-E barcodes. To create stub barcode placeholders, you can use the <BPH_CODE-128>, <BPH_UPC-A>, and <BPH_UPC-E> markers. Feature
Added the possibility to specify the blend mode and opacity for applying color themes to products. Feature
Added the possibility to disable color management and maintain original colors in assets starting from loading a product template to rendering a hi-res output. To perform this, you can set the PdfRenderKeepOriginalColors parameter to True in Aurigma.DesignAtoms.config. Feature
Added the historySize parameter to specify the number of actions that the user can revert by using the Undo button. The default number of such actions is 10. Improvement
Improved performance of the Design Editor when manipulating elements on the canvas. Improvement
Optimized serialization of products containing a large number of text elements. Improvement
Fixed a problem with loading state files created in Customer's Canvas 5.0. Bug fix
Fixed a problem when the user could insert images into a product after they were deleted through the Asset Manager. Bug fix
Fixed a problem with wrapping text inside a shape. Bug fix
Fixed a problem when an infinite loop was observed while entering text into a text element. Bug fix
Fixed a problem with the alignment of design elements on the canvas. Bug fix
Fixed a problem with opening the context menu for selected items. Bug fix
Fixed a problem when the rotation angle tooltip would appear outside the canvas. Bug fix
Fixed a problem with displaying the zoom level of the canvas in the MD Light theme. Bug fix
Fixed a problem with displaying the rotation grip on mobile devices. Bug fix

Aurigma Customer's Canvas 5.12.1 - Released October 29, 2019

Fixed a problem with expanding bounds of text elements when the user increases the font size. Bug fix
Fixed a problem with applying the fill color to images using the Colorize effect in Safari. Bug fix
Fixed some problems when properties of several design elements were not changed by using the setProductModel method or were not initialized in the multiple object update mode in the Design Editor. Bug fix
Fixed a problem when URLs returned by the Web API for the private image gallery did not include the specified subfolder path. Bug fix
Fixed a problem when incorrect names of spot colors appeared in output PDF files. Bug fix
Fixed a problem with the appearance of the rotation grip on the canvas. Bug fix
Fixed a problem when the Design Editor displayed incorrect previews of QR codes representing vCards. Bug fix
Fixed a problem with displaying grips for cloned text elements on the canvas. Bug fix
Fixed a problem with the invalidation of preflight warnings after cloning design elements. Bug fix

Aurigma Customer's Canvas 5.12.0 - Released October 22, 2019

Added support for Frame Fitting Options in InDesign templates. Now, you can enable Auto-Fit and use the selected Fitting value as the content resize mode of image placeholders. Feature
Added the possibility to both specify and obtain extensions of design files and mockups when using the File manipulation Web API. Improvement
Added the possibility to select multiple objects on the canvas by using the Shift key and mouse. Improvement
Fixed a problem with reading the image size in templates created in InDesign CS4. Bug fix
Fixed a problem with undoing text items inserted into a product through the IFrame API. Bug fix
Fixed a problem when data edited in the QR code dialog box could be lost in some cases. Bug fix
Fixed a problem with adding images from Facebook by using the Asset Manager. Bug fix
Fixed a problem with false warnings about the mockup resolution. Bug fix
Fixed a problem when the Floating Item Toolbar disappeared after resizing empty placeholders. Bug fix
Fixed a problem with the positioning of the Floating Item Toolbar when changing the canvas zoom. Bug fix
Fixed a problem with grips of lines on the canvas. Bug fix
Fixed a problem with rendering XML Escape characters in plain text elements. Bug fix
Fixed a problem with rendering the ampersand (&) symbol in plain and rich formatted text when using the All Caps style. Bug fix
Fixed a problem with assigning names to variable items. Bug fix
Fixed a problem causing Cannot find a profile console warning when applying color management. Bug fix
Fixed a problem causing Unexpected event type error when selecting an autocomplete option in barcode data boxes. Bug fix
Fixed a problem causing Maximum call stack size exceeded error when clicking design items on the canvas. Bug fix
Fixed a problem with the Top Toolbar layout. Bug fix
The newImageItem and arbitraryResizeForImageItemEnabled configuration parameters are deprecated now and will be removed in the next major release. Instead, you can use defaultItemsConfig.image.name and resizeGrips, correspondingly. Other

Aurigma Customer's Canvas 5.11.1 - Released October 17, 2019

Fixed a problem with defining the design location in print areas when using the setPrintAreas method. Bug fix

Aurigma Customer's Canvas 5.11.0 - Released October 10, 2019

Added support for locked (Item.Locked) and visible (Item.Visible) attributes in InDesign templates. Feature
Added support for Drop Shadow effect in InDesign templates. Feature
Improved user experience with text labels of elements displayed on the canvas when using the canvasItemHoverEnabled property. Improvement
Added the possibility to specify opacity for border and fill colors in InDesign templates. Improvement
Fixed a problem with loading IDML templates created in InDesign CS4. Bug fix
Fixed issues with text pop-up windows on mobile devices. Bug fix
Fixed a problem with violationWarningData returning incorrect violation details for multipage products. Bug fix
Fixed an issue with Object Inspector not being displayed in some cases. Bug fix
Fixed a problem with spot colors in rich formatted text layers. Bug fix
Fixed issues with font scale and size in the Font size drop-down list. Bug fix
Fixed a problem with poor quality of image thumbnails in the Asset Manager. Bug fix
Fixed some problems with the layout of Object Inspector and Top Toolbar. Bug fix
Fixed a problem with the Edit button not being displayed in Floating Item Toolbar for text elements in some cases. Bug fix
Fixed a problem when changes were incorrectly applied to in-string placeholders after using the product.setItem method. Bug fix
Fixed a problem with using the Delete key in the Asset Manager. Bug fix

Aurigma Customer's Canvas 5.10.0 - Released September 27, 2019

Added the possibility to specify a state file as a surface in a product definition. For state files representing multipage products, you can select a certain page. Feature
Added the possibility to save personalization data to state files by using the Web API. Feature
Added support for the All caps OpenType feature in IDML templates. Feature
Improved changing the text color when using the product.setItem method. Improvement
Fixed a problem with reading Superscript characters specified in point text in PSD templates. Bug fix
Fixed a problem with color management when applying color themes to products. Bug fix
Fixed a problem with wrapping text inside a shape. Bug fix
Fixed a problem when product.setProductModel changed bounds of design elements in some cases. Bug fix
Fixed a problem with loading linked graphics from IDML templates. Bug fix
Fixed some problems when a missing font could not be substituted with a default one when loading IDML templates. Bug fix
Fixed a problem with manipulating some specific IDML templates by using the Web API. Bug fix
Fixed a problem with applying transforms to the content of image placeholders in the original resize mode when using the Rendering Web API. Bug fix
Fixed a problem with using the Delete key in the Barcode dialog box. Bug fix
Fixed a problem with changing the fill color of barcode placeholders. Bug fix
Fixed a problem when designLocation was not applied when changing images in the background layer. Bug fix
Fixed a problem with displaying safety lines on the canvas when changing the zoom level. Bug fix
Fixed some problems with the appearance of the Color Picker when selecting a color. Bug fix
Fixed a problem with scrolling drop-down lists in the Top Toolbar. Bug fix
Fixed a problem with the appearance of the Floating Item Toolbar in the simple editor mode. Bug fix
Fixed a problem with applying the <BG> marker to shapes. Bug fix
Fixed a problem when the default properties specified in themeBinding were not applied to new lines. Bug fix
Removed obsolete permissions from the default marker shortcuts in TemplateConfigShortcuts.json. Other

Aurigma Customer's Canvas 5.9.0 - Released September 13, 2019

Added support for mockups when using multipage IDML templates. Now, you can specify a mockup for all pages as well as for a single page. Feature
Added the possibility to select a predefined angle to which the canvas is rotated when clicking the Rotate button in the Bottom Toolbar. Feature
Improved the product.setItem method to eliminate blinking design elements on the canvas when editing them through the IFrame API. Improvement
Fixed a problem when a default color profile was incorrectly applied to shapes and text elements in IDML templates. Bug fix
Fixed a problem when applyProductTheme failed to change text colors in some cases. Bug fix
Fixed a problem with loading IDML templates that contain some specific fonts. Bug fix
Fixed a problem with rendering design elements to which the multiply blend mode and gradient fill were applied in IDML templates. Bug fix
Fixed a problem with false warnings about text cropping on the canvas. Bug fix
Fixed a problem with rendering proof images when the product width significantly differs from the product height. Bug fix
Fixed a problem causing the State not found error. Bug fix
Fixed a problem with adding barcodes to large-scale products. Bug fix
Fixed some problems with managing external storage of state files. Bug fix
Fixed a problem with rasterization of vertical and horizontal lines when using the <SR> marker. Bug fix
Fixed a problem with editing text elements in products created through the setPrintAreas method. Bug fix
Fixed a problem with manipulating design elements on the canvas by using the keyboard. Bug fix
Fixed a problem when resetting the content of image placeholders could change the content resize mode. Bug fix
Fixed some problems with rendering QR codes on proof images and hi-res outputs. Bug fix

Aurigma Customer's Canvas 5.8.2 - Released September 2, 2019

Fixed a problem with updating text elements on the canvas when the multipleObjectsUpdateOptimizationEnabled parameter is enabled. Bug fix

Aurigma Customer's Canvas 5.8.1 - Released August 31, 2019

Fixed a problem with rendering hi-res outputs by using the Web API. Bug fix

Aurigma Customer's Canvas 5.8.0 - Released August 30, 2019

Added the possibility to list product templates and mockups in a single subfolder by using the Web API. The resulting list includes identifiers of those files that have valid extensions. Feature
Improved load time of product templates. Improvement
Fixed a deadlock problem when using the Authentication Web API in a load-balanced environment. Bug fix
Fixed a problem with the initialization of authentication tokens in the anonymous mode. Bug fix
Fixed a problem with selecting overlapping design elements on the canvas. Bug fix
Fixed a problem with the order of font family names in the Top Toolbar. Bug fix
Fixed a problem with opening the Rich text editor in some cases. Bug fix
Fixed a problem with reading paths to linked images in IDML templates. Bug fix
Fixed a problem with AccessViolationException thrown when reading IDML templates with some specific fonts. Bug fix

Aurigma Customer's Canvas 5.7.1 - Released August 26, 2019

Optimized saving state files. Improvement
Fixed a problem with loss of embedded color profiles when inserting PDF graphics into image placeholders. Bug fix
Fixed a problem with positioning the Floating Item Toolbar. Bug fix

Aurigma Customer's Canvas 5.7.0 - Released August 22, 2019

Added the possibility to use products as templates for variable data printing in the Design Atoms Framework and the Web API. Feature
Fixed a problem with rendering previews of IDML templates by using the Web API. Bug fix
Fixed a problem with rendering a product in the Design Editor in the Canvas Only mode. Bug fix
Fixed a problem with switching the editor to full-screen mode. Bug fix
Fixed a problem with the allowEditImage permission applied to the content of image placeholders. Bug fix
Fixed some problems when the Floating Item Toolbar displayed disabled buttons. Bug fix
Fixed some problems with the z-order of the Floating Item Toolbar and design element grips in the Design Editor. Bug fix

Aurigma Customer's Canvas 5.6.0 - Released August 12, 2019

Added the possibility to download and move IDML templates together with linked images when using the Web API. Feature
Added the possibility to change properties of the content of image placeholders when rendering products through the Web API. Feature
Improved safety of the setUserId() method. Before using this method, you must enable the secure mode and update a token with a new userId. Improvement
Added the possibility to configure the maximum and minimum zoom level of the canvas. The canvas.zoomStep parameter is deprecated now. Improvement
Fixed a problem with browser cache invalidation after upgrading Customer's Canvas. Bug fix
Fixed a problem with the disappearance of design elements from the canvas in Safari. Bug fix
Fixed a problem with AccessViolationException thrown when trying to open an IDML template being uploaded to the Design Editor. Bug fix
Fixed some problems when PDF graphics embedded into InDesign templates could appear distorted on the canvas. Bug fix
Fixed a problem with converting spot colors. Bug fix
Fixed a problem with the Toolbox layout. Bug fix

Aurigma Customer's Canvas 5.5.1 - Released August 5, 2019

Fixed a problem with handling mouse events in dialog boxes. Bug fix
Fixed a problem with selecting a text color in the Rich text editor. Bug fix
Fixed a problem when a color preview did not appear in the Object Inspector in some cases. Bug fix
Fixed a problem when the Asset Manager did not open by double-clicking images on the canvas. Bug fix
Fixed a problem causing User token must be provided error when using the Web API. Bug fix
Fixed a problem causing Incorrect RgbColor format console warning when selecting background color from the color palette. Bug fix

Aurigma Customer's Canvas 5.5.0 - Released July 29, 2019

Added the possibility to import shape frames from InDesign templates as raster images. To perform this, you can use the <SR> marker. Feature
Added the possibility to render spot colors and textures to separate hi-res files. Feature
Added the possibility to check if a state file is available and upload state files through the Web API. Feature
Fixed a problem with rendering alternate glyphs selected in InDesign templates. Bug fix
Fixed a problem with rendering the stroke and shadow effects by using the Web API. Bug fix
Fixed a problem causing User token must be provided error after passing a tokenId to the Design Editor. Bug fix
Fixed a problem with selecting CMYK colors in the Color Picker. Bug fix

Aurigma Customer's Canvas 5.4.0 - Released July 19, 2019

Added the possibility to render Lab colors into PDF outputs. Feature
Added the possibility to change barcode colors through the user interface, product themes, and defaultItemsConfig. Feature
Implemented a new mode of the overflow strategy for bounded text elements when the original text area can be expanded. You can enable this mode through either the <TOS_expandBox> marker or the overflowStrategy property of text items. Feature
Improved user experience with overlaying design elements on the canvas. Improvement
Disabled restoring a product state when the page is reloaded in the browser. To change back this behavior, set the restoreProductOnReloadEnabled parameter to true in clientConfig.json. Improvement
Fixed a problem with false warnings about text cropping. Bug fix
Fixed some problems causing Index out of range and Unsupported pixel format errors when loading specific IDML templates. Bug fix
Fixed some problems when dragging was incorrectly activated when users manipulated design elements over image placeholders on the canvas. Bug fix

Aurigma Customer's Canvas 5.3.0 - Released July 8, 2019

Added support for fill colors of grayscale images imported from InDesign templates. You can also add the <IE_colorize><IFC_color> markers to an image layer in either PSD or IDML templates. In this case, the Design Editor converts this image to grayscale and applies the specified color. To change this color, your users can select another fill color in the Top Toolbar. Feature
Added the possibility to download templates and mockup files from your Design Editor by using the Web API. Feature
Added the possibility to select design elements on the canvas through the IFrame API. Now, you can select items by names, select all items, and deselect them. Feature
Added the possibility to specify color profiles at runtime through IConfiguration. Improvement
Removed editorial photos from search results in Depositphotos assets. Improvement
Fixed a problem with selecting Depositphotos assets on mobile devices. Bug fix
Fixed a problem when default safety lines and crop marks were not applied to new surfaces. Bug fix
Fixed a problem when image placeholders with arbitrary shapes appeared rectangular. Bug fix
Fixed a problem with titles of text pop-up boxes. Bug fix
Fixed a problem with the rotation of the image placeholder content when using the Rendering Web API. Bug fix

Aurigma Customer's Canvas 5.2.0 - Released June 25, 2019

Introduced external storage for state files. Now, you can specify endpoints for pushing and pulling state files and avoid storing these files in your local storage. In this case, you need to implement a controller processing the push and pull requests. Feature
Added the possibility to use new fonts in the Design Editor as soon as you add them to the ..\assets\fonts folder without calling Web API methods. Feature
Added the possibility to read spot colors from IDML templates. You can also define these colors in the Color Picker. For example, "spot(PANTONE Rubine Red C, cmyk(30%,100%,90%,36%,100%), 1, 100%)". Feature
Added support for blend modes in InDesign templates. Feature
Added a new Aurigma.DesignAtoms.x86 NuGet package that allows for using the Design Atoms Framework in the x86 environment. Improvement
Fixed a problem with the initial zoom level of large-scale products on the canvas. Bug fix
Fixed a problem when the Asset Manager displayed sources not specified in the tabs array to select the content of image placeholders. Bug fix
Fixed a problem with rotating a product on the canvas. Bug fix
Fixed a problem with navigation using the Tab key on the Top Toolbar. Bug fix
Fixed a problem when ruler markers did not match the cursor position. Bug fix
Fixed some problems with the layout of Asset Manager and Object Inspector. Bug fix

Aurigma Customer's Canvas 5.1.1 - Released June 6, 2019

Now, when you use either Evaluation or Developer license key, watermarks appear on the canvas notifying you of the license expiration date. Improvement
Fixed a problem with loading the Design Editor that occurred in some special cases. Bug fix
Fixed some problems with the Multiple mode of in-string placeholders. Bug fix
Fixed some problems with the layout of text pop-up windows. Bug fix
Fixed a problem with the Object Inspector layout in the MD Light theme. Bug fix

Aurigma Customer's Canvas 5.1.0 - Released May 31, 2019

Released SDK source code. You can now completely customize the on-premises version of Customer's Canvas 5. Feature
Now, Customer's Canvas uses default names of InDesign elements (in angle brackets) as names for items. Improvement
Now, when you specify the bleed area in InDesign, it will be used as the trim box in PDF outputs. Improvement
Fixed a problem when after changing a license key, it was not applied. Bug fix
Fixed some problems with the invalidation of browser cache after updating Customer's Canvas. Bug fix
Fixed a problem with the <PHRM_original> marker. Bug fix

Aurigma Customer's Canvas 5.0.1 - Released May 24, 2019

Added support for rich formatted text on a curve. You can enable a rich format by using the <RT> marker or various formatting for curved text. Feature
Added support for OpenType Features such as ligatures, uppercase, small caps, lowercase, superscript, and subscript in the Design Atoms Framework. Now, you can use these features in PSD and IDML templates and render them both on the canvas and in hi-res outputs. Feature
Added support for vector masks of text and image layers in the Design Atoms Framework. Feature
Added the possibility to track item changes by using the ItemChanged and SelectedItemsChanged events. Feature
Added the possibility to crop hi-res outputs to safety lines. You can specify how to crop them by using the pdfBox property in your definition of safetyLines. Feature
Added the possibility to specify text labels for design elements. To enable these labels in the Object Inspector, set the widgets.ObjectInspector.showItemName property to true. The canvasItemHoverEnabled property allows you to display these labels on the canvas. Feature
Optimized performance of the Design Editor when loading watermarks and adding or deleting design elements. Improvement
Fixed a problem when buttons on the Floating Item Toolbar did not work for text elements added through the IFrame API. Bug fix
Fixed a problem with using the ColorFactory in the Iframe API. Bug fix
Fixed a problem with the appearance of safety lines on the canvas. Bug fix
Fixed a problem with specifying the path to color profiles. Bug fix
Fixed a problem when a locked item, added through the Iframe API, could obtain the focus. Bug fix
Fixed a problem when users could not change fonts of plain text elements in Firefox. Bug fix

Aurigma Customer's Canvas 5.0.0 - Released April 25, 2019

Major Feature Highlights

  • New Design Atoms Framework - implemented an official API to work with each element of a design loaded in the editor.
  • The ready-to-use project with samples - added GitHub repositories with code examples.
  • Revised default config settings - optimized parameters from early versions of Customer's Canvas.
  • Revised application structure - changed the default location of the asset and data folders so that makes it easy to upgrade Customer's Canvas and maintain multiple versions.

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