RELEASE NOTES

ACDSee Photo Studio Ultimate 2023

Build 16.0.3.3188

Improvements

  • Fixed an issue where on first launch on a non-English locale OS, the application did not launch correctly.
  • Fixed an issue where Quick Search Options Import from 2022 to 2023 always turned off ‘Include ACDSee Metadata’ and ‘Include ACDSee Keywords’ options.
  • Fixed performance issues under specific circumstances while browsing local OneDrive folders.
  • Fixed an issue where the Properties pane displayed incorrect date if a file was missing Database Date.
  • Fixed an issue where Media mode panes were hidden after restarting the application.
  • Fixed an issue where Media mode navigation arrows were unable to go to the previous group in a certain scenario.
  • Fixed an issue where local adjustments made in Develop mode using Pixel Targeting on Raw files did not show up in other modes.
  • Fixed an issue where hitting the Done button in Face Edit filter didn’t exit the filter at certain DPIs.
  • Fixed an issue where the sliders in Face Edit filter disappeared while resizing the application window.
  • Fixed a resource allocation issue in Pixel Targeting. 

Known Issues

  • Actions Browser can only be invoked in one instance of ACDSee in Manage mode.
  • Drag & drop from mobile devices to Windows® Explorer® does not work but dragging and dropping from mobile devices within ACDSee is supported.
  • ACDSee uses the base layer’s color profile for any additional layers.
  • .acdc format is not supported in Develop mode.
  • In the ACDSee Layered Editor, masks cannot be added when using the Move tool.
  • Watermark shows an incorrect preview in certain scenarios.
  • Color images turn to black and white when added as layers on grayscale images.
  • It is recommended that you restart ACDSee after importing a Lightroom™ database.
  • Reset Layout does not reset multiple image baskets.
  • Keyword fields are limited to 64 characters.
  • If a video cannot be decoded, it will not be returned by the Video Special Items search.
  • UTF-16 files missing a byte order mark cannot be imported as a keyword list.
  • Pasting files in View mode may produce unexpected results.
  • ACDSee 365 mode does not support multiple image baskets.
  • If you close the Recording Actions dialog, it is hidden until the next Action recording.
  • Copying a layer does not include copying layer effects.
  • GPR thumbnail may not display when importing from or browsing in a camera device.
  • Importing images from a network location with the option of “Preserve subfolder names” may not import images properly.
  • Database conversion and database export/import do not transfer keyword and category keyboard shortcuts.

Not Supported

  • ACDSee does not preserve layers when editing GSD, PSD and TIFF files.
  • Canon C-RAW is not supported.
  • IPTC metadata is not supported for HEIC files.
  • .acdc files created in ACDSee Ultimate 2023 are not supported in Ultimate 2021 or older.

 PRODUCT SUPPORT

System Requirements

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Intel® or AMD® processor with 64-bit support
Intel i5 or better processor recommended
4 GB RAM (8 GB RAM or more recommended)
512 MB Video RAM (VRAM)
DirectX 10 compatible graphics adapter
1280 x 800 display resolution (1920 x 1080 recommended)
4 GB of available hard disk space

Microsoft® Windows® 7 (SP1), Windows® 8.1, Windows® 10 (64-bit editions only) & Windows® 11
Microsoft® Internet Explorer® 11 or Microsoft® Edge®
Microsoft® DirectX® 10 or higher
Windows Media® Player 9.0
Microsoft® Office 2010 or above

Builds

Product Documentation

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