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Title: Lumion 7.0 released
Post by: Morten on November 01, 2016, 04:04:29 pm
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Dear Lumion users,

We are very pleased to inform you that version 7.0 of Lumion and Lumion Pro has been released.

We would like to thank all of you for your support, feedback, error reports and patience since Lumion 6.0, 6.0.1, 6.3, 6.5 and 6.5.1 were released over the past year.   

Lumion 7.0 Pro takes the quality of your presentations to the next level with foliage & weathering effects, transparency, curtains, an Open Street Map city generator, many hundreds of new models and lots of other new features & improvements.

We hope this new version will save you even more time, make work easier and more fun and above all, help you get more projects and customers!

Best regards from all of us at Act-3D!

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HOW TO RESOLVE CRASHES, ERRORS AND START-UP PROBLEMS IN LUMION 7
Lumion 7 and newer require that all Windows updates as well as the latest graphics card driver have been installed. Please click here (https://support.lumion.com/hc/en-us/articles/360003474413-Why-are-Spotlights-not-casting-shadows-501) and follow the instructions to ensure that your PC is ready for Lumion 7.

WHAT'S NEW?
Please click here (https://lumion3d.com/what-s-new.html) to see what's new in Lumion & Lumion 7.0 Pro.

RELEASE NOTES
Please read the release notes below to see what has changed.

DOWNLOADING LUMION 7.0
Licensed customers should have received an email with download instructions (please check your Spam folder on your email account).

Please note that the email is being sent to the email address that was used when Lumion 7 was purchased, so if you work for a large organisation you may have to ask the person who bought Lumion to forward the email to you.

If you haven't received the email and it's not in the Spam folder, please make sure that [email protected] is whitelisted in your email software. Then forward your Lumion 7 license number and purchase receipt to [email protected], so we can send you another email.

INSTALLING LUMION 7.0
Please note that Lumion 7.0 uses a new Lumion 7.0 folder in Documents for scenes, imported models and other data. You will need to copy the Scenes, Library and Miscellaneous folders from Documents\Lumion 6.5 to Documents\Lumion 7.0 to be able to load your scenes and models in version 7.0.

To keep your Favourites from the Imported Model Library and Lumion Library, copy the file "settings45.ini" from Documents\Lumion 6.5 to Documents\Lumion 7.0.

LUMION VIEWER
We will update this thread when we have news about the Lumion Viewer. Please click on the 'Notify' button near the top of this thread if you would like to receive an email when Lumion Viewer is released. If you need to use the Lumion Viewer for presenting your projects, please continue to use Lumion 6.5.1 Pro and Lumion 6.5.1 Viewer.
Title: Lumion 7.0 released
Post by: Morten on November 01, 2016, 04:05:36 pm
LUMION 7.0: RELEASE NOTES

COMPATIBILITY

NEW FEATURES

BUILD MODE
IMPORTING & EXPORTING
MOVIE MODE
PHOTO MODE
MODEL LIBRARY
    (Note: the Lumion product has approximately one-third of the models from the Lumion Pro library)

MATERIAL EDITOR


CHANGES & RESOLVED ERRORS

PANORAMA MODE
BUILD MODE
MOVIE/PHOTO MODE
PHOTO MODE
MOVIE MODE
MATERIAL EDITOR
MODEL LIBRARY
IMPORTING & EXPORTING
MISCELLANEOUS
Title: Lumion 7.0 released
Post by: peterm on November 10, 2016, 04:13:33 am
Hi

Now that SketchUP 2017 has been released, we can also add that a New Feature to Lumion V7 is support for SKP files from SketchUp 2017.  :)