April 03, 2006 - Helium Polish 1:1 version 3.60 (build 1017) and
Helium Polish 1:2 version 3.60 (build 1016) are released.
The features of new release:
- HTML reports
- Internal formatted text reports
- Default settings for reports
1. HTML reports
HTML report is important for users who like publish reports into
Now program has templates for RBC, Rounded Fancies (Marquise, Pear, Oval) and Princess cut.
Please download HTML_Report.zip with templates of HTML reports. Copy files from HTML_Report.zip to folder "Report". The default path is C:\Program Files\OctoNus Software\Helium\Report\.
To create HTML report select menu "Report" in the panel "Scan polished
diamond", then HTML Report/Standard report for round brilliant/rounded
fancies/princess… So you open report in your browser. See the examples
of HTML reports:
Sample HTML reports for polished brilliant
Sample HTML reports for polished fancy diamond
Sample HTML reports for polished princess
Last HTML report created by user and corresponding gem-file are
saved into the folder:
User can use them if necessary.
Note: Special Gdiplus.dll
is required for correct work of new software. It is required for
generation GIF and PNG pictures in HTML reports. Windows XP system
already includes this dll. For earlier system versions it is necessary
to download archive GDI+ Redistributable with gdiplus.dll
site or from microsoft
Gdiplus.dll from downloaded archive copy to the folder
with helium.exe. The default path is C:\Program Files\OctoNus
2. Internal formatted text reports
Text report is important for Labs because user has option to work with report in program in Scene without exit, save report in database.
with template of Internal Text report. Copy file to folder "Report".
The default path is C:\Program Files\OctoNus Software\Helium\Report\.
After building of model program will create automatically "Internal
text report" in the scene of panel "Scan polished diamond".
The button in the main menu of panel "Scan polished diamond"
switches report to model and back (see Figure 1).
|Figure 1. Illustration of switch button between report and 3D model in the scene
To switch off the option of automatic appearing of text report
in the scene is necessary to remove tick in the filed "View"
in the panel "Options", section "Report" (see
Figure 2). Next time report will not be appeared in the scene (including
next run of program).
|Figure 2. Illustration of panel "Options" , section
"Report" – default settings of reports
To save report please press button "Save" in the "Build"
section of panel "Scan polished diamond" (Figure 3). Report
will be saved in the folder Report and will have name according
|Figure 3. Button "Save" in the section "Build" of "Scan
polished diamond" panel
Please read how to edit text report.
3. The default settings of reports
For each cutting it is possible to set some types of reports by default.
Open panel "Options", section "Report" (find [Scan polished diamond\Report\Report options...], see Figure 2).
The tick for each type determines the behavior after building of model. If the field is ticked off then report will be automatically run after model building. These ticks are applied for all cuttings. In the contextual menu user can select accessible for this cutting report by the right click or switch off the report (select "Clear report"). In the filed View it is possible to select only template of internal text report (see above). In the field Print the internal report and reports for Word are accessible. For mode "Save" you can save only internal text report.
In the fields Report 1-3 it is possible to indicate report of any
User can see the current default reports for current cutting in
the first 6 strings of menu "Report" of "Scan polished diamond"
panel (Figure 2).
If user tick on "Print report when save", then after the pressing of "Save" button in the "Build" section of "Scan polished diamond" panel report will be saved and will be printed automatically.
These settings are saved automatically in the Windows registry.
During first start of this software version the fields "View", "Save" and "Print" will be automatically filled by the report "Internal text report" for all cuttings. Filed "View" will be ticked off.