ACDSee Photo Studio Beta 4 Release Notes

Bug Fixes

  • Restored the ability to add items on removable drives to the ACDSee database
  • Fixed an issue where developing an image in a large folder may cause the application to become non-responsive
  • Fixed memory management issues with certain Batch operations (Resize, Change Format, Develop)
  • Fixed an issue where image thumbnail and file information are missing if "Show Folders" preference is disabled
  • Fixed an issue where selecting an iOS device in the folder tree could cause a crash
  • Fixed an issue where the Calendar item counts could be off by one
  • Fixed an issue where selecting a thumbnail icon doesn't select the thumbnail
  • Fixed an issue where double-clicking on a thumbnail icon takes the selected image to View mode
  • Fixed an issue where image thumbnail and file information are missing when browsing to an uncataloged folder via Favorites
  • Restored the Image Attributes section under the File Properties section
  • Fixed an issue where large RAW images could take a long time to display in View or Develop mode
  • Fixed an issue where incorrect volumes may be listed in the folder tree
  • Fixed an issue where the folder tree may not refresh properly after ejecting a removable drive or network share
  • Fixed an issue where the folder tree may list duplicate subfolders
  • Fixed an issue where the ACDSee database doesn't update when deleting a folder with cataloged items
  • Fixed an issue where assigning ACDSee metadata to an unscanned file silently fails
  • Fixed an issue where the file scanner may fail to automatically resume scanning network folders
  • Fixed an issue where the file scanner ignores changes to file sort order
  • Fixed an issue where file scanning may fail after continuous network browsing
  • Fixed an issue where the app is not responsive on launch if the ACDSee database contains many images on the network
  • Fixed an issue where writing EXIF or IPTC metadata to a PNG destroys its existing EXIF and IPTC metadata
  • Fixed an issue where some IPTC values written to JPG images by ACDSee can't be read by other apps
  • Fixed an issue where IPTC or EXIF metadata written to RAW files by other apps couldn't be read
  • Fixed an issue where previously scanned network folders are double-added to the ACDSee database
  • Fixed an issue where network files are listed as local items in Database Maintenance
  • Fixed an issue where Tone Curves adjustments may produce incorrect output
  • Fixed an issue where browsing a file with embedded ACDSee category, keyword, or tag would write that ACDSee metadata to the database

New Features

  • Improved the presentation of thumbnails in the file list and filmstrip
  • Added option "Import ACDSee organizing information (categories, keywords, tagged)" to the Catalog Folders tool
  • When displaying RAW images, ACDSee now uses the embedded preview (except in Develop mode)

Notes

  • Databases from Beta 3 and earlier are not compatible with Beta 4
  • Installation of Beta 4 will not overwrite Beta 3. It is recommended that Beta 3 users uninstall Beta 3

You can be a part of making this product better!

  • Connect with other Beta testers
  • Discuss your thoughts with the ACD Product Team
  • Report any issues you encounter

System Requirements

Hardware
  • Mac computer with an Intel® processor
  • 1GB RAM minimum, 2GB recommended
  • 100MB free hard drive space for installation
Software
  • Requires Mac OS X 10.11 or macOS 10.12