Release Note November 08, 2018

Introduction

  • Release Version
    1.6.2_beta

  • Release Date
    November 08, 2018

Known Issues

  • Mac OS hotkey Command+Q makes program exit without asking to save current job (SWT issue).

  • The following features are not yet supported on Gear S :

    • 1) Launch after install
    • 2) Always on mode
    • 3) Steps % source
    • 4) Change language of Digitalclock component
    • 5) Timezone, Calendar property
  • The following .psd features are not yet supported.

    • 1) Group
    • 2) Show/Hide status
    • 3) Effects
  • Arabic language doesn't support ICU format 'EEEEEE'(six  'E', two-letter abbreviation).

Change History

    • Fixed OPR error issue (with AOD mode).

      Fixed build error with km/mile condition.

      Fixed simulator error with burned calories value.

      Fixed gyro function on the native viewer.

      Fixed exception error on the GalaxyWatchDesigner.

      Modified screenshot for each display mode.

      Modified language setting scenario with the digital clock component.

      Modified OPR mismatched issue between preview and build.

      Updated connection guide.

      Disabled group opacity option (not supported).

      Add build error popup when resources are unavailable.

      Fixed Bugs

    • Fixed x,y coordination error for Grouping (hot-fix).

    • Changed Application Name (GearWatchDesigner > GalaxyWatchDesigner).

    • Add Tag Expression on Rotate, Placement, Opacity.

    • Add Build option for Target Platform API to provide runtime permission popup.

    • Changed MAC installed style.

    • Changed the latest Tizen library.

    • Add Build option for changing app preview image.

    • Fixed Gyro opacity value error.

    • Fixed MAC freezing issue.

    • Fixed km/mile display error on the lock screen.

    • Modified circle hands resource name.

    • Fixed Bugs.

    • Added a floor condition in the run preview.

    • Added the dummy value on preview image (battery 100, battery level 4, pedometer steps 3457, floor 3).

    • Added and fixed shortcut keys (zoom in/out, fit in window, actual size, locking).

    • Added selecting action at edit text field in the properties window.

    • Added a range label to indicated meaning of gyro XY range.

    • Added an unloop menu for multiple layers.

    • Fixed the OPR check stopping issue.

    • Fixed x, y coordination error with action.

    • Fixed a "weather.gwd" build stopping issue.

    • Fixed errors of image component with action and condition status in the run preview.

    • Fixed a gyro effect for weather.gwd sample.

    • Fixed hand component editing guideline issue when button action enabled.

    • Fixed image component location issue in the device when button action and timeline condition enabled together.

    • Fixed 'Precision' field not display issue for Temperature text component.

    • Fixed all component display issue in the Native viewer that has 'Loop' condition when AOD -> Normal mode.

    • Fixed animation and second-hand sweep stop issue in the native viewer at midnight.

    • Fixed 'maximize' button not working issue on the Mac PC.

    • Fixed crash issue in the device if bitmap font is not filled fully.

    • Added Gyro property to Text, Digitalclock components.

    • Fixed 'Step %' not working issue on the device if the group is used.

    • Fixed tpk file generate failure issue even after the build.

    • Added Gyro X and Y property to support individual control.

    • Added new Sample projects and Complication preset that includes Gyro Effect.

    • Increased text component left-pad property range max from 4 to 6.

    • Added Steps/Distance/Heart rate/Speed/Calorie injectors to the Run window.

    • Fixed precision property not working issue on Temperature text in the device.

    • Fixed 'Select all' language property issue that property is cleared when reloading the project.

    • Added watch face uninstall functionality on the device.

    • Fixed value roundup issue when 'Step %' condition used in the Condition window.

    • Fixed 1 sec delay issue in the device when Loop is used.

    • Fixed version compatibility popup text not correct issue when installing watch face(that Km/Mile or Multi-language is used) to the Gear Fit, Fit2 Pro device.

    • Fixed native viewer flickering issue after 3.0 FOTA.

    • Changed a .gwd file schema to increase functionality. (Therefore, a new project can't be loaded in v1.5.1 or previous version.)

    • Fixed build stop issue at 40% that happens on the specific PC.

    • Added button action support for Hand component.

    • Increased 'Change Image' button action limit from 12 to 100.

    • Added km/mile condition tab that changes accordance with device ‘S health’ setting.

    • Fixed project reload failure issue when bitmap font used that special character is assigned.

    • Added 12H/24H and Km/Mile controls to the Run window.

    • Display overwrite option when try 'Save as' with the same project name.

    • Fixed combo dropbox width issue on the Mac PC.

    • Added bitmap font support in the Low-bit color mode.

    • Added 'on-next-second', 'on-next-minute' and 'on-next-hour' as Animation play option.

    • Support for multi-language Digital Clock when selected language type is not 'Sync to Device'.

    • Added unit, precision support for 'distance', 'speed' text sources.

    • Fixed run in device failure when a native viewer is enabled and a package name has been changed in the build window.

    • Added Loop/Unloop functionality in the Condition window.

    • Fixed a watch restart issue on a bitmap font enabled native viewer when switching from Always on mode to Normal mode.

    • Added a 12H/24H condition tab.

    • Changed a .gwd file scheme to increase functionality. (Therefore, a new project can't be loaded in v1.4.1 or previous version.)

    • Added Gear Sport model support.

    • Added Play/Pause functionality in the Run window.

    • Fixed bugs and compatibility issues in 1.4.0 version.

      • 1)  Fixed a hand component loading failure when sweep property is applied in the previous version.
      • 2)  Fixed a project loading failure when a project is generated with a previous version of 1.2.0.
      • 3)  Fixed a locked image loading failure which was locked with a previous version.
      • 4)  Fixed a hang (or terminate) issue when running preview of the watch face.
    • Added a warning for the not supported ttf font which is a 'Symbol' type encoding. ('Unicode BMP' type encoding is supported only).

    • Added Fahrenheit,  Kelvin unit types to the  ‘Current Temperature’  source.

    • Fixed a watch face display failure when an ICU format string "h", "E", "e", or "ee" are used in Gear S.

    • Fixed a watch face bitmap font display failure when 'others' or 'custom' category items are used in Gear S.

    • Fixed a Gear S .wgt install failure when project name includes '(' or ')'.

    • Fixed a gyro effect issue that happens when a timeline condition is added to a component.

    • Added a weather support. (OpenWeatherMap APIs are used).

    • Fixed an icon resolution issue on a Mac dock bar.

    • Fixed a 15 frame animation sync issue.

    • 'Jump hour/minute' property is added to hour/minute hand.

    • 'frequency' property is added to a sweep effect of second hand.

    • Added a preference setting.

    • Fixed '.ttf' custom font import failure issue.

    • Fixed .gwd project file corruption issue when deleting files in the Resource window.

    • Fixed Samsung account login failure when additional agreement is required for that account.

    • Fixed gyro effect to become more smoother in the device.

    • Fixed broken help link for gyro effect property.

    • Added 4K monitor support. (Windows PC only).

    • Fixed deleting 'font' folder issue during version upgrade.

    • Fixed sluggish animation in the device after updating firmware to 2.3.2.3 version.

    • Fixed button action setting failure issue when custom app id is used.

    • Fixed component id renaming issue during Alway-on mode auto migration.

    • Fixed install failure issue during 61%.

    • Added Appearance property in High color always-on mode.

    • Fixed digitalclock DST issue in the Preview window.

    • Fixed 'PACKAGE_NOT_FOUND' issue during install.

    • Fixed Bitmap font display location issue that is not same with preview.

    • Fixed to select layer window entry even if component is locked.

    • New project dialog concept has changed.

    • Removed redundant resources in the project file.

    • Fixed certificate creation failure issue when Samsung account ID is a phone-number.

    • Added bluetooth connection to the device via Android device.

    • Fixed 'Step %' condition issue that component is not displayed in the device.

    • Added 'floors' app support for Gear S3 open app button action.

    • Added IAP support.

    • Added Custom color functionality on the Color Picker window.

    • Added Gyro property support.

    • Fixed battery drain issue when use 'alarm' app as button. (Gear S3 only).

    • Added project custom location support.

    • Added Calendar & Timezone property support on Digitalclock component.

    • Added Snap, Grid, Ruler support in the Editor window.

    • Added .gwd file clean up when close the project.

    • Added experimental support for bluetooth direct connection support to the device if PC supports bluetooth. (Windows OS PC only).

    • Added experimental support for importing Photoshop file format (.psd). The following features are not yet supported :

      • 1) Group, 2) Show/Hide status.
    • Added complications support in the Always-on mode.

    • Fixed digitalclock issue that height become 9999.

    • Added drag & drop support to the Editor window.

    • Added new splash.

    • Added mouse wheel scroll support in the editor window.

    • Added group/ungroup support.

    • Added .gwd file encryption option.

    • Added Always-on mode analyze support in the Run window.

    • Fixed adjust color property issue when happens turn on always on mode.

    • Fixed image component angle issue that look is not same with preview if it is rotated.

    • Fixed 'Day of Year' source issue that value is not correct in the preview.

    • Fixed custom app id update issue in the Open app action property.

    • Fixed Gear S issue that image component disappear when battery % becomes 100.

    • Fixed text component issue that location is not same with preview if it is rotated.

    • Fixed 'Minutes in Hours' select fail issue that happens in the High color always on mode.

    • Added Low-bit color always-on mode analog watch automatically if High color always-on mode is turned on only.

    • Added Gear S3 model support.

    • Added 'Schedule', 'S-Health today' and 'Floor' to OpenApp button action. (Gear Fit2 only).

    • Fixed tpk build fail when project includes text/digitalclock components only.

    • Fixed tpk build fail when resource file name includes specific character like 'e acute'.

    • 'Adjust color' property concept was changed similar to photoshop 'hue/saturation adjustment'.

    • Fixed Gear S issue that battery condition doesn't works for the image component.

    • OPR (OnPixelRatio) limit in the always-on mode has changed from 20% to 15%.

    • Added overwrite option to the file conflict warning popup.

    • Added shortcuts - Show Pivot (Ctrl + P), Send Backward (Ctrl + '['), Bring Forward (Ctrl + ']'), Send to Back (Ctrl + Shift + '[') , Bring to Front (Ctrl + Shift + ']'), Align Center (Ctrl + E), Component copy (Alt + drag), Multi select (Shift + click).

    • Increased 'change image button action max count' from 6 to 12.

    • .gwd file schema was changed to increase functionality. Therefore, v1.1.1 or previous version can't load it.

    • Fixed Gear S issue that 'M', 'MM' ICU format, and 'Day of Week' source shows 1 small value than normal in the device.

    • Added 'Day of Year' source.

    • Fixed to do not display decimal point for the 'Steps %', 'Speed', 'Distance', 'Calories' sources.

    • High color always-on mode supported (Gear S3 only).

    • Added experimental support for Gear S model. The following features are not yet supported on Gear S :

      • 1) Launch after install, 2) Always on mode, 3) Button action, 4) Hands tension, 5) Steps % source, 6) Adjust color (HSB filter), and 7) Text attribute (Bold, Italic, strike-through).
    • Fixed 'moonphase type' and 'moonphase position' display issue in the Run window.

    • Support for multi language text when selected font is 'Sync to Device'.

    • Fixed 'Copy Device ID to clipboard' issue.

    • Fixed am/pm issue in the 'digital_neon' sample.

    • Fixed loading v1.0.3 index components failed issue.

    • Support for use of '-', '_' and shift key in the property name edit box.

    • Display more detail on installation progress.

    • .gwd file format was changed to increase functionality. Therefore, v1.0.3 can't load it.

    • Added Gear Fit2 model support.

    • Changes in the editing window is automatically reflected in the Run window.

    • 'frame' scale was removed in the timeline window.

    • Whenever tool crashes, last project status will be restored in the next launch.

    • Author certificate password will be required during build.

    • Pivot concept was changed so that only supported by hands and index component.

    • Display more readable device name on the RunOnDevice dialog.

    • 'lock' and 'visible' status are shown when loading the project.

    • Support for multiple devices distributor certificate.

    • Added battery charging source.

    • Added Background component will be placed in backward automatically.

    • Ctrl + and Ctrl - key works for the editor zoom.

    • Added Kilo (x1000) unit support for 'Burned calorie' and 'Moved distance' sources.

    • Fixed icon file issue on MacBook Pro Retina.

    • Added MoonPhase position and MoonPhase type source.

    • Fixed RunOnDevice installation failed issue when project name includes space character. (sdb update 2.2.72 —> 2.2.78).

    • Fixed RunOnDevice installation stop issue on Mac.

    • Sync text component font fallback policy with the device.

    • Change 'temp' font folder location; only those with admin rights can write to that folder.

    • Fixed 'Merged_' prefix issue on Index component image file.

    • Added 'Disconnect' and 'Copy Device ID to clipboard' shortcut in the RunOnDevice dialog.

    • In the RunOnDevice dialog, device that doesn't have a distributor certificate will be prompted with a warning.

    • Replaced text box with combo box in the distributor certificate dialog, supports multiple devices.

    • Increase device scan timeout from 10 to 12 seconds.

    • Updated Help —> Tutorial menu link.

    • Added 'S-Voice' in the button action.

    • Fixed crash that happens during change rotate/movement property.

    • Updated sdb executable to fix connection issues on Mac. (2.2.67 —> 2.2.72).

    • Updated sdblib to fix installation issues on Mac. New version works for double quoted string parameter.

    • Fixed ‘From_Air’/’Hippity_Hop’/’Climb1’ sample timeline condition.

    • Fixed crash that happens while handling custom font.

    • Fixed crash that happens during change button image action.

    • Fixed crash that happens during copy/paste image after undo.

    • Fixed crash that happens when ‘Outline with label’ is turned on in some conditions.

    • Fixed crash that happens during modify pivot.

    • Removed not supported app list (running, s-voice) in the button app launch action.

    • Fixed image disappearing issue while style copy.

    • Fixed crash that happens when a non-numeric value is entered to start/end rotate property.

    • Fixed crash that happens when a device is selected in the RunOnDevice window without generating distributor certificate for that device.

    • Fixed random crash that happens because of ‘no more handle’ exception.

    • Fixed focus issue on Edit —> Image submenu.

    • Fixed step% condition issue where the image/text is not showing on the device when the value exceeds 100.

    • Fixed text component rotate angle load fail issue when text has source.

    • Add warning popup & texts for the Author certificate overwrite case.

    • Change icon file name policy to fix Gear Manager thumbnail issue. (icon.png —> [project_name].png).

    • Fixed timeline condition issue where the last condition item (close to 24 hour) is not showing on the device.

    • Fixed timeline condition issue that saves a wrong value for the condition item that has a resolution time under a minute.

    • Added scan device progress UX in RunOnDevice.

    • Added ‘connect by ip address’ UX in RunOnDevice.

    • Added Help —> Community, Help —> Tutorial menu.

    • Fixed on pixel movement issue when hand component become 180 degrees.

    • Fixed launch fail issue that happens when a non-image file exists under the ‘res’ folder.

    • Fixed launch fail issue that happens when the default font failed to load.

    • Fixed crash that happens after adding swap image button action.

    • Removed font popup during installation.

    • Changed certificate relay server port number (8443 —> 443) to remove proxy setting.

    • Updated index component preset that shows yellow color.

    • Fixed crash that happens when loading specific complication more than two times.

    • Fixed style copy issue when the button action is copied together.

    • Initial version.