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Current Version of PartnerPak Studio

Full Installation Files for PartnerPak Studio

Software Version

5.0.0.105

Compatible OS

Windows Vista, 7, 8, and 10

Installation Instructions

 

Current Update Files for PartnerPak Studio

* Option 1 ALL INFORMATION WILL BE LOST. This option updates by OVERWRITING all database files.
* Option 2 is the RECOMMENDED selection. This option updates by merging in the changes with your existing data and requires the previous update before this one.
* Option 3 DO NOT USE IF YOU HAVE A RHINOFAB MACHINE. This option updates by merging and replacing changes with your existing data from version 5.0.0.24.

What’s New In This Version?

• Added the report logo for the Kawneer Bid Request.
• Added a 2d printer drawing combined option.
• Added to ability to use assemblies in the optional metal for adapters.
• Added all vinyl information to the metal fabrication screen for output to the DeMichele Group Gasket Machine.
• Added the =DLO/ and =DLO formulas for face member fabrications.
• Added the option to add a L,R,T, or B to the L= formula for end and weep end fabs so the fab is only applied to one end on the main back members only at this time.

  • – Added the vertical dlo dimensions to the frame drawing in metal fabrication.
  • – Added a new option to create a sloped glazing frame under the out of square drop down in the graphics design screen.
  • – Added the ability to do change fabrication on multiple stick at once in the graphics design screen.
  • – Added a right click option in the graphics design screen to set a stick or opening of an elevation to be marked “ASSEMBLED”. The default for every part is “KD” or knocked down. This will be carried through to the metal fabrication screen.
  • – Added a right click option in the graphics design screen to set the Cart Name and Cart Row per stick or opening to be carried through to the metal fabrication screen.
  • – Added a right click option in the graphics design screen to flip the male and female vertical parts.
  • – Corrected the location of fabrications when manually changing the end angle type and add in the graphics design screen.
  • – Corrected a pricing issue on FT-Charge, Door, and Frame parts that required a user price during the bid recap.
  • – If you add a miter to bevel using the change fabrication in the graphics design screen it will now draw that angle on the stick.
  • – Added the option to create images for assemblies if you save the image in the dies folder without the “/” symbol.
  • – Corrected to Flip Y fabrication location to also work for XBottom fabs.
  • – Corrected modifying a metal group when building a project and the name of the group not being selected in the drop down.
  • – Added the option to right click and export a list to a csv of frames, parts and groups depending on the screen we selected.
  • – Added a new search box to the top of the screens that had long lists of projects or saved reports that didn’t have one.
Software Version: 5.0.0.108
Date Posted: 04/29/2019
Required Version: 5.0.0.107

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Previous Software Versions

Version:
5.0.0.107

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Changes in version 5.0.0.107

  • – ACTUALLY Added the A11 Insulpour Thermal Entrances.
  • – Added the new Sill and Sill Flashing parts for the Kawneer December Price Catalog release.
  • – Added a new CUSTOM check box for Catalog Parts, Metal Groups, and Door Frames that allows the user to block us from overwriting the parts and groups that they mark as custom. For Catalog Parts only, we will continue to update pricing only as vendors release new price changes.
  • – Corrected the City, State and Zip on the Proposal Report when no logo is included on the report.
  • – Added the pricing to the cut list bid summary for parts the user defained a price for on the missing price screen.
  • – Corrected an issue of inserting a door and the program freezing on computer systems pushing 4k resolution.
  • – Updated pricing info for Kawneer.
  • – Added RED, YELLOW, PURPLE,and ORANGE as glass color options for glass with that color in the name.
  • – Corrected the metal optimization cutting instructions from missing frame tags when running in METRIC mode.
  • – Metal Fabrication Changes.
  • – Added the bottom and back I-Planes for extrusions
  • – Added the option to change both the leading and trailing angles of a stick.
  • – Corrected the angle direction on face and pressure plate members for out of square frames.
  • – Added a layout view tab to the fab operation screen to see all the fabs from the different detail views.

Version:
5.0.0.105

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Changes in version 5.0.0.105

  • – Added a Layout Viewer to Level 4 that allows you to place and connect elevations at any angle to create multiple views.
  • – Corrected an issue with glass assemblies
  • – Added the ability to use asseblies with rules using DOOR ONLY, FRAME HT – DOOR HEIGHT
  • – Corrected some cutting instructions to list longest cuts to shortest.
  • – Corrected creating new PO’s and having doors and door frames show up in the hardware tab.
  • – Minor enhancments to the overall performance of the program.
  • – Updated pricing info for Kawneer.
  • – Added the option to justify multiple sticks at once.
  • – Added “silver” as a glass \ panel option to match clear anodized finishes.
  • – Corrected issues with building frames over 1000″
  • – Corrected position of the dropdown menu’s when you have multiple screens.
  • – Added new Shortcut Key – CTRL + Left click allows you to select that stick and all above.
  • – Added an ADD CHARGE tab to the FRAME – ADD PARTS \ CHARGES in the graphic editor.
  • – You can now capture the image of the door in the door configurator screen.
  • – Added the ADDITIONAL HARDWARE section to the HARDWARE OPTIONS for A1 Doors with A2 frames to pick up the A2 Frame preps needed.
  • – When using rim or concealed exit on sizes over 3′ or 6′, we automatically pick up the special width charge.
  • – Enhanced the options to replace the threshold when inserting a door only into an opening.
  • – Fixed issues with checking fabs on stops whene an ID number ended up in the end fab field.
  • – Decreased the time to pricess a project into metal fabrications.
  • – Added the fab formula for receptors to include “=DLo/#” i.e L=DLO/4
  • – Added the total number of cuts to the general elevation bid summary.
  • – Added a custom data import screen to the metal fabrication screen.

Version:
5.0.0.103

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Changes in version 5.0.0.103

  • – Changed 2D printer drawings to use the standard printer drawing with shading turned off. Creates a much cleaner drawing.
  • – Added a RE-SAVE all frames button on the frame list screen that will allow you to re-save all the frames in that project without having to open each one individually.
  • – Revised the Kawneer Logo
  • – When adding a special charge to the bid recap or purchase order the program now sets the default vendor to NULL.
  • – Fixed some Typo errors in the program.
  • – Added a check box to show machine location on the misc fab operations screen.
  • – Corrected an issue with changing a right jamb into a corner on a frame with splices.
  • – Corrected an issue in optimization if multiples gets turned off so the labels match the cut list.
  • – Corrected pricing a minimum glass size during the bid recap.

Version:
5.0.0.102

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Changes in version 5.0.0.102

  • – In the Alt Bid you can change the suffix “-ALT” that is added to the frame name or remove it.
  • – Added CTRL + Left Click on a horizontal or vertical to select that horizontal or vertical and all the horizontal or verticals above.
  • – Added the option to use Fractions in the Misc Metal Optimization.
  • – Added “Free Stick” to the right click menu in the graphic editor.
  • – Added the “Edit Door” button to the editor when you click a door glass lite.
  • – Added “Free Stick” to the right click menu on a stick.
  • – Added an EDIT DOOR button to the right side of the screen when a door opening is selected.
  • – Added the cross rail location to the description of the part in the Bid Recap.
  • – Added the option to create a new Catalog Part in the graphic editor.
  • – Updated pricing for February 2018.
  • – Added the option to create custom data exports for all reports in the program.
  • – Added the option to change the joint fabrication and add a miter to any stick in the graphic editor.
  • – Changes in version 5.0.0.102 – For Fabrication
  • – Added an option to manually add multiple parts and fabrications on the Metal Fabrications screen.
  • – Added the option to designate specific fabs that mate with specific fabs or are a specific framing function.
  • – Added the option to mirror fabrication operations to a two piece vertical that needs fabs on both sides.
  • – Added the option to archive and restore Metal Fabrication projects.
  • – Added the option to batch multiple Metal Fabrication lists into a single list for output.
  • – Added the option to edit the barcode information that goes out to the RhinoFAB for the labels.
  • – Added the option to change the joint fabrication and add a miter to any stick in the Graphic Editor screen by right clicking on a stick and selectin Change Fabrication.
  • – Added a vertical slot option to the routing functions in the Metal Fabrications screen.
  • – Added the ability to add fabrication formulas to stops in the metal groups.

Version:
5.0.0.100

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Changes in version 5.0.0.100

  • – In the Alt Bid you can change the suffix “-ALT” that is added to the frame name or remove it.
  • – Added an option to manually add multiple parts and fabrications on the Metal Fabrications screen.
  • – Added the option to use fractions on the Misc. Metal screen for the length field.
  • – Design style of “ALL HORIZONTALS PENETRATE ALL VERTICALS” now picks up fabrications.
  • – Corrected missing fabs when reversing the joint of a vertical to a horizontal.
  • – Added “Free Stick” to the right click menu on a stick.
  • – Added an EDIT DOOR button to the right side of the screen when a door opening is selected.
  • – Added the option to designate specific fabs that mate with specific fabs or are a specific framing function.
  • – Added the option to mirror fabrication operations to a two piece vertical that needs fabs on both sides.
  • – Added the cross rail location to the description of the part in the Bid Recap.
  • – Added the option to create a new part when using the F2 key on a catalog part that doesn’t exist.

Version:
5.0.0.99

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Changes in version 5.0.0.99

  • – Added a Drop List database to store and recall drop lists during an optimization.
  • – Added undercut rules for perimeter fillers in the metal groups.
  • – Fixed removing parts added to the component list.
  • – Corrected part number issues in IR 500,501,501T.
  • – Corrected the vinyl count on certain frame conditions.
  • – Corrected markup on shop and field labor if the markup is a different value for each.
  • – Corrected labor times for Face and Pressure Plates if the time was different.
  • – Corrected the Fab detail view of members like Face caps and Pressure Plates to line up correctly on the screen.
  • – In the Metal Fabrication screen under the fab operations you can use formulas when on the Add Multiple Fabs screen.
  • – Added the option to Flip all X and or Y dimensions on the fab operations screen.
  • – Added the option of the fab operations screen to recall and add a primary or secondary fab to that specific part.
  • – Added the message prompts to the bottoms of screens that require user input or interaction.
  • – Corrected the fab screen to order the numbers correctly when the stick id column is sorted.
  • – When sizing the columns on screens thru ought the program it will not retain those settings when leaving the program and coming back to them.
  • – Added the option to preview your frames from the Metal Fabrication screen.
  • – Under the metal groups for the End, Center, Weep and Weep Center formulas you can add multiple formulas by separating them with a comma(,).
  • – Added the option to add “IF L” as part of the formulas for End and Weep End formulas.
  • – Added the option to use “DLO” in the Center formulas for Sill Channels.
  • – Added the option under primary fabs of the catalog parts to apply a fab to the bottom, left, top, or right only of a stick.
  • – Added the option to optimize a list from the Metal Fabrication screen.
  • – Added a new option in the general parameters to choose the “Standard” optimization or choose “Optional”.
  • – Standard – current optimization that works for both high stock yields and good usable drops in certain situations.
  • – Optional – optimizes for high stock yields only with no consideration to the drops.
  • – Added access to the workbook and images update under the help menu of the program.
  • – Corrected glass assembly cut rules for parts added.
  • – If using the USE DEFUALT LABOR in the parameters the default door labor is now being added to the doors.
  • – Added a Load Next and Load Previous frame buttons in the top right corner of the graphics editor to quickly changed between frames.

Version:
5.0.0.97

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Changes in version 5.0.0.97

  • – Kawneer Price Changes added.
  • – Added Optimization option to the Misc. Fabrication screen
  • – Added more information to the Fabrication Summary report

Version:
5.0.0.96

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Changes in version 5.0.0.96

  • – Fixed an issue with metal optimization.
  • – Changes in version 5.0.0.95
  • – Fixed Labor options in Metal Systems.
  • – Changes in version 5.0.0.94
  • – Improved program routines to perform 50 to 75 times faster than before.
  • – Now you can combine projects for reporting
  • – Added new CAD Parameters
  • – New Layout options
  • – New option for setting colors for different features in the export
  • – New FAB LIBRARY RULES for fabrication – used with RhinoFAB
  • – Import and Export multiple projects at once
  • – A separate proposal report is generated per customer selected
  • – Increased speed of navigation of fabrication screen
  • – Corrected issues with metric on fabrication screen
  • – Corrected issues with circle out of square frames
  • – Corrected total number of cuts to include all cut pieces in assemblies
  • – Corrected head/sill channel lengths if more than one splice is applied

Version:
5.0.0.92

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Changes in version 5.0.0.92

  • – Warning message comes up if Alt Bid project name is over 50 characters to prevent future errors.
  • – Corrected some stick numbering issues in the metal fabrication area.
  • – Corrected some hardware finish being mislabeled on doors.
  • – When selecting to Print versus View a report the printer dialog window will open allowing you to select the printer of your choice.
  • – Corrected an error when renaming doors in the door group database.
  • – Corrected an out of memory error running meal fabrication on extremely large elevations.
  • – Added checks to alert user if any there is any missing information before optimizing misc. metal and glass.
  • – If a CMP or pricing change is made on the stock length bid summary the same change will be made to the cut metal bid summary.
  • – Corrected some fabrication locations parts in metal systems with vertical undercut rules.
  • – Corrected the add to angle cut not applying to covers and pressure plates on metal fabrication.
  • – Corrected issues creating assemblies and cut rules not holding or changing.
  • – Added the ability to drop the sill member back down to the bottom if previously raised.
  • – Updated pricing in database.
  • – Added new A10 Price Section.

Version:
5.0.0.90

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Changes in version 5.0.0.90

  • – Corrected editing number thus in the graphic editor not saving the change.
  • – Corrected an issue in the General Elevation Bid Summary causing duplicate frame lists and weird pricing on the report. Actual bid pricing was not affected and was correct.
  • – Added the option to archive multiple projects and then later restore a project if needed. You can also still permanently delete a project. If your using the network version of the software, you need to contact DeMichele Group to setup this feature on your network.
  • – Fixed it so that 0 can’t be used for number thus
  • – Add a Fab Library to create custom fabrications to be pulled up in the fab operations screen by the user.
  • – Added the check to make sure a valid project name is being used during the alt bid.
  • – Under the Parameters section of the program we add an option to print a report of catalog parts or metal groups.
  • – In the Frame Items screen above the list of frames there is a new button “Change Multiple Settings” that allows you to change all of the frames settings at one time without pulling a frame up one at time.
  • – Corrected the Rack Schedules for glass labor to recognize any new line items that are added.
  • – Added the caulking and backer rod options to the graphics design screen so that those options can be changed per frame if needed.
  • – Corrected the vents to draw correctly if a fame is reflected.
  • – Corrected setting splices on an elevation to allow for one plice to have a gap and then another splice on the same frame to have no gap.
  • – Corrected the ability to use edit door when a frame only is inserted.
  • – Corrected added parts to show up on a copied project.
  • – Increased the limit of pieces that could be cut out of a stock sheet for the glass optimization.
  • – Corrected fabrication on head and sill channels if the part used was an assembly.
  • – Each update also includes any pricing or design changes to parts and groups for all vendors that have been brought to our attention.
  • – When sorting or filtering the project list the program will now remember those settings every time you come back to the project list.
  • – Multiple changes to the Metal Fabrication screen:
  • – Added the option to change the machine direction before importing a project.
  • – Added a color guide to explain what information is missing or needs to be addressed.
  • – Added the Bevel/Miter angle settings for output to one of our Rhino Fab Saws.
  • – Added a Split Stick button to allow an item to be split into 2 different cut pieces.
  • – The function keys F2, F3, F5 and F6 are now available on this screen.
  • – Corrected the program from creating blank list if the New button is click and no Name is entered.
  • – In the fab operations you can recall a fab from the Fab Library
  • – The elevation drawing will not be in its shaded color that was preventing from seeing the stick ids on dark colored frames.
  • – The filler ids now match the main stick ids of the part they are attached to.
  • – Corrected the numbers on the screen when using metric.
  • – Corrected an error in the Glass PO if a new line item is added.
  • – Increased the speed of running Bid Recaps, POs, and Proposals for users with a very large amount of projects on the system.
  • – If you renamed the labor zones we corrected the update process from renaming them back to the original names.

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Version:
5.0.0.88

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Changes in version 5.0.0.88

  • – Corrected a pinning and unpinning issue of the main menu on left side of the program.
  • – Corrected the fab orientation when a male vertical and female vertical part are switched.
  • – Corrected fabrication errors when choosing the design stile of “all horizontals penetrate all verticals”
  • – Corrected markup tax from showing up on the labor bid summary.
  • – Correnced missing hardware on A4 doors if standard locking hardware items are added.
  • – Corrected some hardware parts and quantities on ir500, 501, 501UT and 1620 metal systems.
  • – Corrected the use of a Pair of doors with inframe not selecting the proper door frame material
  • – Moved vinyl pieces on the BOM to the vinyl section.
  • – Corrected the metric values of part lengths on the BOM, Part lists, and Project material summary reports.
  • – Updated pricing for October 2015 price changes.
  • – Corrected frame dimensions when using a Jamb Channel.
  • – Corrected the Freq. Use Rule “Per Door Jamb Companion” to calculate correctly.
  • – Corrected errors when using the option “Import DXF Frames”
  • – Corrected an issue on the pop-screens, when hovering over a stick, to show the correct length as compared to the details on the right of the design editor when a stick is clicked on.
  • – Improved the overall time during an update when merging parts and groups.

Version:
5.0.0.86

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Changes in version 5.0.0.86

  • – Redesign of the Fab Operations screen
  • – Added detail images for more explanation of entering information.
  • – Added detailed information about the part you have selected.
  • – Added error checking for missing information required to correctly process the fabs.
  • – Added an option to rout a pattern based on a DXF file. (Contact DeMichele Group for further details on this feature)
  • – Corrected a dimension issue when using Metric.
  • – Corrected an issue with importing frames from one project to another.
  • – Added the option to skip combining sticks from all frames in a project during fabrication for the purpose of having the frameset and frame labeled on each stick.
  • – Added the ability to optimize multiply stock sizes if they are setup on the part in catalog parts.
  • – Corrected an error on certain types of logo files for the reports.
  • – Added an option to quickly add manual fabs on the fab operation screen form the END or by OC of the part selected.
  • – Corrected the AutoCad 2016 error when generating a cad shop drawing.
  • – Under the Metal Fabrication option we are no labeling Face Members, Pressure Plates, etc. with “FC”, “PP”, etc. and starting the numbering at 1 to match it mating member. This allows for large numbering of parts for large projects.
  • – Added the option on “Cut Stick” with choosing “X,Y Location” to input the X and or Y location in an input box.
  • – Corrected frame dimensions when using a Jamb Channel.
  • – Corrected the Freq. Use Rule “Per Door Jamb Companion” to calculate correctly.
  • – Corrected errors when using the option “Import DXF Frames”.
  • – Corrected an issue on the pop-screens, when hovering over a stick, to show the correct length as compared to the details on the right of the design editor when a stick is clicked on.

Version:
5.0.0.82

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5.0.0.80

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Version:
5.0.0.77

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Version:
5.0.0.75

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