Version History

 


Image2Punch Pro Version

 

Version 6.0.0 (release date: 2nd November 2015)

  • Released  Image2Punch Pro 6.0.0
  • A feature to sort out the tool database library based on its particular dimension
  • Ability to save the perforated pattern report in several formats ( i.e. text,html and PDF)
  • Improve the circular pattern by adding seed control generation
  • Two Additional patterns: Stippling Pattern based on Voronoi Iteration and Magnet Repulsion algorithm
  • Internal bug fixes, enhancing memory management and performance tweaking.

Version 5.3.0 (release date: 16rd March 2014)

  • Released  Image2Punch Pro 5.01
  • Enhanced the pattern for Rectangular and Angular type by introducing Inclination Angle feature between -60 to 60 degree
  • Add EMF and PNG file format for user to save the pattern in vector image and raster image
  • Adding a new generation of perforated pattern type : Entering Random Pattern
  • Adding Sheet Border features for the perforated pattern sheet
  • Internal bug fixes and performance tweaking.

Version 5.01 (release date: 3rd April 2013)

  • Released  Image2Punch Pro 5.01
  • Enhanced the custom tool algorithm
  • Add Tool as a Group for Punch Mode Tooling
  • Save/Load and Set as default template for tool configuration
  • Internal bug fixes and performance tweaking.

Version 4.2b (release date: 29th December 2012)

  • Released  Image2Punch Pro 4.2b
  • Improved Cluster recognition calculation by segmentation controls
  • Modified and enhanced the way the perforated pattern saved as image file up to 14000 x 14000 pixels
  • 2 more predefined cluster tool added for cluster tool recognition
  • Internal bug fixes and performance tweaking.

Version 4.1 (release date: 23rd April 2012)

  • Released  Image2Punch Pro 4.1
  • Adding Quick link features
  • Pattern Generation has been improved and add some more functionalities
  • Capabilities to recognized custom shape from DXF file.
  • Internal bug fixes and performance tweaking.

Version 3.2 (release date: 29th May 2011)

  • Released  Image2Punch Pro 3.2 for our existing customer
  • Improving the quality of Save Image of the perforated pattern up to 100000005 pixels (WidthxHeight)
  • Adding two features on Image manipulation: Histogram equalization and Color Stretching
  • Adding Delete All capabilities to erase all the selcted tool on Punch Tool Mode
  • Internal bug fixes and improved pattern generation

Version 3.1 (release date: 31st December 2010)

  • Released  Image2Punch Pro 3.1 for our existing customer
  • Replacing Square pattern by Rectangle Pattern
  • Enabling User to copy image from Clipboard by pressing "PrintScreen" button
  • More Application looks (themes) available.
  • Internal bug fixes and improved pattern generation

Version 3.0 (release date: 25th July 2010)

  • Released  Image2Punch Pro 3.0 for our existing customer
  • More application themes for user interface
  • Two unit measurements are introduced
  • Database management on toolings and materials
  • Rotation on tools
  • Rotation on Perforated pattern
  • "Drag-and-drop" capabilities to sort out selected tools
  • Laser Tooling Mode
  • Cluster Recognition
  • Bug fixes on pattern generation algorithm

Version 2.3 (release date: 31st October 2009)

  • Released  Image2Punch Pro 2.3 for our existing customer
  • Implemented new viewing algorithm (fast viewing algorithm)
  • Bug Fix on zoom and viewing mode
  • Unlimited zoom and viewing capabilities for Image and Pattern generation

Version 2.2 (release date: 20th June 2009)

  • Released  Image2Punch Pro 2.2 for our existing customer
  • Bug Fix on Patern generation
  • Bug Fix on Pattern Tooling and algorithm

Version 2.1 (release date: 16th May2009)

  • Released  Image2Punch Pro 2.1 for our existing customer
  • Adding Client/Server Licencing Mode

Version 2.0 (release date: 29rd March 2009)

  • Released  Image2Punch Pro 2.0 on www.download.com
  • Adding Spiral and Circular pattern
  • Improve report statistic
  • Improve licensing option
  • Improve CAD Output Preference by adding layer and color option
  • Improve angle pattern and give wider option to user
  • Improve database management for fast operation
  • Bug fixes for statistic report on vista
  • Detailed features please click here

Version 1.0 (release date: 3rd April 2008)

  • Released  Image2Punch Pro 1.0 on www.download.com
  • Add theme functionalities
  • Improve licensing option
  • Detailed features please click here

 

 


Image2Punch Genesis Version

 

Version 5.01 (release date: 3rd  April 2013)

  • Released  Image2Punch Genesis 5.01
  • Improved saved as image for pattern up to 1000 x 1000 pixel
  • Add Tool as a Group for Punch Mode Tooling
  • Internal bug fixes and performance tweaking.

Version 4.1 (release date: 23rd April 2012)

  • Released  Image2Punch Genesis 4.1
  • Adding Quick link features
  • Pattern Generation has been improved and add some more functionalities
  • Capabilities to recognized custom shape from DXF file.
  • Internal bug fixes and performance tweaking.

Version 3.2 (release date: 29th May 2011)

  • Released  Image2Punch Genesis 3.2 for our existing customer
  • Improving the quality of Save Image of the perforated pattern up to 640005 pixels (WidthxHeight)
  • Adding two features on Image manipulation: Histogram equalization and Color Stretching
  • Adding Delete All capabilities to erase all the selcted tool on Punch Tool Mode
  • Internal bug fixes and improved pattern generation

Version 3.1 (release date: 31st December 2010)

  • Released  Image2Punch Genesis 3.1 for our existing customer
  • Replacing Square pattern by Rectangle Pattern
  • Enabling User to copy image from Clipboard by pressing "PrintScreen" button
  • More Application looks (themes) available.
  • Internal bug fixes and improved pattern generation

Version 3.0 (release date: 25th July 2010)

  • Released  Image2Punch Genesis 3.0 for our existing customer
  • More application themes for user interface
  • Two unit measurements are introduced
  • Database management on toolings and materials
  • Rotation on tools
  • Rotation on Perforated pattern
  • "Drag-and-drop" capabilities to sort out selected tools
  • Laser Tooling Mode
  • Cluster Recognition
  • Bug fixes on pattern generation algorithm

Version 2.0 (release date: 29th March 2009)

  • Released Image2Punch Genesis 2.0 on www.download.com
  • Adding Spiral and Circular pattern
  • Improve report statistic
  • Improve licensing option
  • Improve angle pattern and give wider option to user
  • Improve database management for fast operation
  • Bug fixes for known bug as reported by our customers
  • Detailed features please click here

Version 1.1 (release date: 5th October 2007)

  • Released Image2Punch Genesis 1.1 on www.download.com
  • Fix some memory leaks due to viewing capabilities
  • Detailed features please click here

Version 1.0 (release date: 03rd September 2007)

  • Released Image2Punch Genesis 1.0 on www.image2punch.com
  • Finalize and check all viewing capabilities
  • Finalize and check all image manipulation option in Imaging Design Environment
  • Improve access to website and online manual
  • Detailed features please click here

 

 


Image2Punch Lite Version

 

Version 5.0 (release date: 1st March 2013)

  • Released  Image2Punch Lite 5.0
  • Improved saved as image for pattern up to 5000 x 5000 pixel
  • Add Tool as a Group for Punch Mode Tooling
  • Internal bug fixes and performance tweaking.

Version 4.1 (release date: 23rd April 2012)

  • Released  Image2Punch Lite 4.1
  • Adding Quick link features
  • Enable to create angle, circular and spiral pattern
  • Pattern generation has been improved and adding fews functionalities
  • Internal bug fixes and performance tweaking.

Version 3.2 (release date: 29th May 2011)

  • Released  Image2Punch Lite 3.2 for our existing customer
  • Improving the quality of Save Image of the perforated pattern up to 25000005 pixels (WidthxHeight)
  • Adding two features on Image manipulation: Histogram equalization and Color Stretching
  • Adding Delete All capabilities to erase all the selcted tool on Punch Tool Mode
  • Internal bug fixes and improved pattern generation

Version 3.1 (release date: 31st December 2010)

  • Released  Image2Punch Lite 3.1 for our existing customer
  • Replacing Square pattern by Rectangle Pattern
  • Enabling User to copy image from Clipboard by pressing "PrintScreen" button
  • More Application looks (themes) available.
  • Internal bug fixes and improved pattern generation

Version 3.0 (release date: 25th July 2010)

  • Released  Image2Punch Lite 3.0 for our existing customer
  • More application themes for user interface
  • Two unit measurements are introduced
  • Database management on toolings and materials
  • "Drag-and-drop" capabilities to sort out selected tools
  • Laser Tooling Mode
  • Bug fixes on pattern generation algorithm

Version 2.0 (release date:29th December 2009)

  • Improve angle pattern and give wider option to user
  • Improve database management for fast operation
  • Released Image2Punch Lite 2.0 on www.image2punch.com
  • Detailed features please click here

Version 1.0 (release date:29th March 2009)

 

 


Image2Punch Beta Version

Version 0.7 (release date:22nd August 2007)

  • Fix the panning. The problem was I did not assign the other point to the current state
  • Fix the zoom window
  • Fix path selection by eliminating text path and reduce the rectangle path into single line in the middle of the text to reduce the path area
  • Fix the focus element, so when the user click, the element can be delete using the keyboard key “DEL”.
  • The drawing printing for both image and raster has been restricted to A4 or Legal paper
  • Add splash screen
  • Enhance the about dialog box including hyperlink and mailto
  • Add more button menu on help pop up
  • Implement help system into the program

Version 0.6 (release date: 11th June 2007)

  • Create, add, delete or/ and modify the button for image manipulation and transformation
  • Tidying up some macro regarding the new comer feature in image manipulation
  • Bug Fix for cropping and trimming
  • Implement save image as for raster image. Change the icon image for DXF save
  • Change the functionality of save as DXF into AutoCAD preference setup
  • Create a new dialog box to decrypt the cad file from customer one-by-one method
  • Implement the read and write data from image2punch to image2punch…however this has not been test thoughtfully yet.
  • Implementation the encryption and decryption for both the tool database and encrypted/decrypted DXF file
  • Fix the calculation of sheet weight on statistic report
  • Adding information for profiling length
  • Disable revert button on raster viewing
  • Restricted zoom on raster viewing to 500% only to eliminate slow down when panning or scrolling the view
  • Move gap clearance info and button to dialog box of toll selection
  • Remove the spin button for material edit, gap clearance edit
  • Remove the help button on tool database dialog
  • Finishing off all the thumbnail help text on most button and menu

Version 0.5 (release date: 11th March 2007)

  • Finalize the algorithm for viewing the raster.
  • Finalize the progression bar on version 31.
  • Finalize the Tool Type library to draw it on the screen according to the type
  • Bug fix on Zoom Rectangle for raster view. The fix is by putting a new logic when it create an element on the fly for both in view image and view raster.
  • Bug Fix on Tool Database dialog for Tool name. It did not show the blinking cursor, but now it shows.
  • Refined the icon for saving in DXF, I2P and change the icon for NC into Statistic Icon
  • Implemented the pattern viewing by giving the user 5 choices to view the pattern.
  • Provide the icon for angle and alignment for text
  • Bug Fix on Material property
  • Bug Fix on Text Property and the way the user using the text object drawing
  • Bug Fix on Text Property and the way the user using the text object drawing
  • Bug Fix on several memory leaking issues

Version 0.4 (release date: 7th February 2007)

  • Re-develop Image2Punch software using third party GUI toolkit
  • Bug fix for the tab navigator control
  • Finalize tool selector with the input from tool database
  • Finalize tool selection dialog to be used for pattern generation process
  • Enhanced for the control logic of all the image manipulation and filter. All of them, except the quick manipulation are in image manipulation function.
  • The material property dialog has been fully implemented.
  • Adding more code to prevent two similar tools for pattern generation process
  • Color data range algorithm has been implemented
  • Inverse and normal calculation for the data range has also been implemented
  • Create a new function to perform drawing the component, which is round tool at this stage
  • Finalize the algorithm for square pattern and 45 degree
  • Bug fix on color selection on 45 degree
  • Adding some code to refresh the selected tool every time the raster process is conducted. If the tool is not in the tool database, the selected tool will be deleted and will not be used in pattern generation process
  • Finalize the 60 degree pattern.

Version 0.3 (release date: 31st January 2007)

  • Implementing element shapes for assisting user in Imaging Design Phase
  • Implementing pixel dislocation algorithm
  • Implementing pixel manipulation algorithm
  • Implementing basic image adjustment
  • Fixing Undo-redo algorithm
  • Improve Image viewing capabilities; zoom in, zoom out, zoom rectangle, pan and zoom window

Version 0.2 (release date: 26th March 2006)

  • Implementing GDI+ infrastructure.
  • MDI Framework using MFC
  • Implementing custom menu module
  • Creating the main menu layout and future functionalities for each menu contents, and recording the ID for each content.
  • Creating open and new file document function into Application class, which will be transferred into document class.
  • Creating Open File common dialog with automatically placed the all the file format GDI+ can read (decoded).
  • Designing as to how the input will be treated and put some warning around file loading issue

Version 0.1 (release date: 15th September 2005)

  • SDI Framework using MFC
  • Standard GDI support
  • Basic image conversion using “rectangle pattern”
  • Only BMP format can be used
  • Convert into DXF format
  • Apply OpenGL view frame work
  • No view for representing the perforated pattern
  • Has been tested for production