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Updates History

CubeMaster

Changes at version 10.10

10.10.0.0

  • New Shipment setup for a load calculation and Shipper, Congsignee,…. defined on a new Shipping Information window
  • The new shipping information reported on the improved Manifest, two new Packing List and Commercial Invoice
  • Improved the algorithm for multiple containers selection when the max weight option is used (more weight utilized)
  • New information ‘the number of pallets’ in the Load Summary report
  • Reports with small changes for showing description field
  • New information added to XML export
  • SolutionsQty, TotalCargoesLoaded, TotalPiecesLoaded, TotalVolumeLoaded, TotalWeightLoaded, TotalPriceLoaded, AverageVolUtil to the Overview tag
  • Cargoes, Pieces, Unitloads, Height, Length, Width, Volume, Weight, Price, PictureLoc to Solution tag
  • LoadBlocks tag added to Solution tag

 

10.10.0.1~10.10.0.2

  • Changes of hyperlinks of the Today view (looks integrated with others)
  • New hyperlinks ‘New from XML file’ and ‘New from Excel file’ added (New from Excel file was inactive even though)
  • A bug fixed some placements were flying
  • A new product Professional Client created

 

10.10.0.3

  • Introducing a new option Order by Groups or Cargoes at the Build Orders window under Step 2 Cargoes
  • Report Settings improved with adding more options (Labels on the main picture, Several label types available, Picture types are available, Second thumbnail is available)
  • Improved exporting of the cargo list to an Excel with adding the column names on header row
  • Bug fixed the solutions were more than capacity of each container when the Bestfit option was inactive
  • Bug fixed the multiple set load without the best fit exceeded the capacity of the containers
  • Bug fixed the multiple set load with the mix groups ended up with incorrect load amount
  • New logic introduced for vehicle loading when the bottom to top selected
  • New report ‘Unitload Configuration’ added

 

10.10.1.0

  • A new information ‘the number of unitload per cargo’ for the palletized cargo on the report
  • Improved Multiple set load with Mix Different Groups or Load By Group Seq options activated
  • Load by groups sequences can be selected if Multiple set load at Grouping rules window
  • New feature to truncate the long list of manifest on the graphics (A message ‘%d lines hidden due to insufficient space…)
  • New features for product registration for standalone licenses only
  • New features for XML cargo importing
  • New [XML Import Wizard] added at Step 2: Cargoes in Setup view
  • New shortcut key F6 opens [Shipping Information] window
  • New shortcut key F1 opens [Add Containers] window
  • New button ‘Learn about this page’ on [External DBMS Import Wizard]
  • Improved the [Edit Spaces] to enable the layer filling of the pallets
  • Changed the Exporting to Excel to fit to a page (3 columns and less wide layout)
  • The changing of the container name is not allowed at the Setup window to avoid the confusion
  • The correct group name is given to a cargo converted from the pallet or carton for 2nd load
  • Bug fixed: Loading Guide was not able to put the Encoding provided in the Report Settings to a HTMl report
  • Bug fixed: A cargo without orientation #1 was not be placed in an empty space in the other container after being moved in at Magic Edition’s Multiple Edit window
  • Bug fixed: A same group divided to different containers when Mix Different Groups option used
  • Changes Show Group Color on Graphics window: When it is ON, Graphics and Manifest pages are refreshed to show the groups
  • Changes to show the cargo columns in the report and manifest on Graphics: The columns are decided to show or hide according to the selection of the Columns under Step 2: Cargoes
  • Changes to show the long manifest on Graphics page: The list longer than half of height is truncated and a message ‘%d lines hidden’ appended at the bottom line
  • Replaced the document list of the Today with a new list control to show Japanese correctly
  • New package for network license – both server and client installation prepared

 

10.10.2.0

  • Bug fixed: Unable to exit the client program when the cancel button pressed while the connection lost from the server
  • A new database for Cargo Groups (New database window Groups added)
  • Export created under Tools menu and three export menus were moved from File menu
  • ‘Palletload Coordiantes to &Text File’ was added to Export menu
  • Bug fixed and improved the pallet stacking to reduce the flying stacking in the mixed load
  • Bug fixed unable to save the changes of the stacking matrix by the cargo names

 

10.10.3.0

  • Date: 2016-01-20
  • Existing vehicle type – center beam improved with graphics added
  • New vehicle type – double deck added
  • New option ‘Reverse sequence’ at Advanced Rules
  • New feature to parse the cargo size information from the clipboard paste
  • Bug fixed unable to fill the unitload of 12032 x 235 vs 2600 x 855
  • New rules – Max Volume and Weight per container for the groups level

 

10.10.4.0

  • Date: 2016-09-01
  • Algorithm
    • A new Bestfit option ‘Minimize the cartons shipping overcharge’ for multiple selection of the carton load
    • Fixed the option ‘Generate Unit Load First On the Mix Load’ unable to keep the stacking rule ‘Always single layer on the floor’
    • New parameters Corner Post Thickness added to the pallet setup
  • Features
    • A new dongle key Rocky4ND introduced which works in every Windows
    • The same UOM with the program selection displays in the Preview window for the pallets and cartons (no loading meter used for pallets and cartons)
    • Little changes at New Container of Load Type selected on the Setup view – a new button [Define Rules] placed in the Step 1
    • New hotkey ALT for selecting a block in the Magic edition
    • New commands to change the colors of the selected cargoes

 

10.10.4.1

  • Date: 2016-10-01
  • Algorithm
    • Picking the best utilized unitload from the multiple container sizes is based on the container selection option (E.g. The Max Empty First would pick a container of less utilized)
    • New members added for a class IContainerType of the CubeMaster SDK – ULDType, PalletOverhangAllowed, PalletOverhangLength, PalletOverhangWidth

 

10.10.4.2

  • Date: 2016-11-01
  • Algorithm
    • Formula changed for calculating the unitload size of the pallet when it has corner posts – the thickness on the corner posts added to the load size of pallet
    • A bug fixed the option ‘Generate Unit Load First On the Mix Load’ unable to keep the stacking rule ‘Always single layer on the floor’

 

10.10.4.3

  • Date: 2017-04-01
  • Features
    • Two new options of the Report Setup – ‘add the shipping information and  the load summary to the load reports’
    • A bug fixed which was unable to put the sequence # and show the black-white options on the step-by-step pictures of the Loading Guide report of the pallets
    • A bug fixed which showed a message “Unable to start due to table creation error – FloorStackType, SupportsOthers already exist in the table” or crashed at the program starts up.
  • Algorithm
    • A bug fixed which calculated the wrong Max Supporting Weight of a unitload
    • Formula changed for calculating the unitload size of the pallet when it has corner posts – the thickness on the corner posts added to the load size of pallet
    • A bug fixed the option ‘Generate Unit Load First On the Mix Load’ unable to keep the stacking rule ‘Always single layer on the floor’

 

10.10.4.4

  • Date: 2017-06-01
  • Algorithm
    • A new option added to the Bestfit container selection – Minimize the overall cost

Changes at version 10.9

10.9.0.1~10.9.0.4

  • New option ‘Merge the same cargo sizes’ introduced for quick calculation time
  • Reduced the calculation time with improved algorithm
  • New Excel import template introduced for predefined columns with new palletizing columns
  • A new sample Excel ‘cargoes.xls’ included in the installation for default selection in the Cargo Data Source
  • Reports were improved with adding Pieces and other new columns
  • Placement List for Vehicle loading was improved for containing two unitload columns in a container
  • The option BESTFIT_WITH_BLOCK4_FIRST(3) converted to BESTFIT(9) (10.9.0.3)
  • New options for Mixed Pallet Rules introduced for precise calculation of the mixed pallet load  (10.9.0.3)
  • New option BLOCK_EMPTY to make the top layer pattern to make a single palletload (10.9.0.4)

10.9.0.5

  • New button ‘Learn about this page’ introduced on the Setup and Today page allowing user to open the online help
  • New toolbar icons for Online Help and Online Supports introduced for easy access for the online help (opens http://www.logensol.com/VMS/TechSupport/CM/home.asp)

10.9.0.8

  • New truck type  Center Beam introduced
  • A bug fixed which was unable to start the calculation of pallet optmization with overhang allowed for a bigger cargo than the pallet
  • 2D graphics were improved to show the labels on it – layered and top/bottom views
  • Transit animation introduced for scrolling two containers on the graphics view => Improved the graphics adjustment to the transit status
  • A bug fixed unable to export to Excel sheet when a recent version Excel 2010, 2013 etc installed
  • Layer removed to make a flat top on the mixed pallet for applying the max weight

10.9.0.9

  • New column ‘Order Pieces’ introduced to the cargo list
  • New property ‘Order Pieces’ introduced  to a cargo properties window
  • New option ‘Show Order Pieces on the cargo list’ introduced at the Configuration window
  • Field existence checked when loading container data source with OLEDB

10.9.0.10

  • New member Collar Type and  Collar Height introduced for Pallet setup
  • New carton type TrayFrontCut and CubeTopEdgeCut introduced for Carton setup
  • Importing cargoes from Excel loads the locale settings for number format (decimal symbol for European settings is supported)
  • Multiple pallets and cartons selection logic improved => Better than old one for selecting more utilized pallet from the list
  • A new rule Containers Selection introduced to the Rules window and could be selected at the Setup window
  • New settings for redefined Exlce cargo template – Cargoes.xls replaced Packages.xls
  • New columns for cargo database loading were sync with XML structure

10.9.1.0

  • Data exchange enabled by the CubeMaster SDK (LoadOptimizerE3.dll)
  • CubeMaster SDK calls OpenCubeMaster() to open CubeMaster for Windows
  • Material database selectable from several data source
  • New columns added in to the cargo XML templates (also included in the installation)
  • New dialog ‘External Database Import Wizard’  introduced and called by Cargo Data Source window and Step 2: Cargoes window
  • New list ‘Available License Keys’ introduced  to Network Connection window for allowing a quick selection of the license keys

10.9.1.1

  • Bug fixed : Infinite loop at certain corner castings
  • Bug fixed : Unable to import other separator than , at the Cargo Excel/CSV Import Wizard
  • Bug fixed : Unable to save the Max Surppoting Weight to the cargo database
  • 3D drag and drop improved for Magic edition
  • German language added with revision

10.9.1.2

  • Bug fixed : Unable to draw the palletload cargo style with Palletize activated

10.9.1.3

  • Improved the Spread Load command
  • Improved and replaced the old customized Excel cargo import and fixed the freezing problem

10.9.1.4

  • Improved the Solution Overview. The Length, Width and Height are displayed in Feet even they are in Inch. Pallet Thickness keeps in the Inch.

10.9.1.5~7

  • Reduced the number of blocks by the option ‘Consolidate the same sizes’ with applying the block generation logic

10.9.1.9

  • Bug fixed : Fixed the several problems with changing the logic (Some loads with turning options with grouping rule was flying. Some loads with turning options with grouping rule made incorrect drawing orders)
  • Bug fixed : Fixed a problem unable to fill the vehicle unitloads with very small cargo with palletized
  • Bug fixed : Fixed a problem unable to consider the max supporting weight of the cargo in the unitload
  • Improved calculation of the max supporting weight of the pallets and cartons based on the contents inside (individual cargoes inside)
  • New report and improved Manifest (Palletizing Instruction added. Much improvements to the Manifest report)
  • New exports for Cargo List (The list is exported to a HTML, Excel, CSV)
  • New rules – Palletizing Advanced introduced to the Palletizing rules
  • New Report Settings replaced the old one(Constructions, PDF Settings, HTML Settings were added)

10.9.1.12

  • A new option to Lock a container to avoid being changed (The Calculation will fill the remaining spaces in the lock container. A new command ‘Lock Solution’ added in the popup menus)
  • A new option Bulge to cargo size (A new button Bulge added to the Cargo properties window)

10.9.2.0

  • New icons applied to the skin
  • New command windows for the Reports and Database
  • Flexible width 25% for all left commands windows
  • New product CubeMaster ULD edition added
  • The default of HTML encoding was changd to NULL for NON-UNICODE languages (Fixed a bug that the letters of the reports crashed at the Asian languages)

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