Simulationstool zum Design und Optimierung von abbildenden und nicht-abbildenden optischen Systemen Linsen. Zemax delivers design software, training, and support services that set the standards for the optical and illumination industry. Please contact Ruth Corcoran rcorcoran optics. To be fair, when I first understood this was afoot, I thought it would be at least the end of 2014 before a first release could be made. I have the impression that you are comparing the new interface to just one way to operate the old interface which is not the way that long term users have developed for their personal work.
License code file for 150514 14 May 2015 OpticStudio 15. The reason for this is that I see an opportunity for a great many improvements, both to optical design functionality and to interoperability with other software tools. Maybe someone could provide actual examples for Z14 being easier or faster to operate? A confirmation window will come up. For example, with the file you sent I set Z13 up to use the same defaults and saw some of the issues you reported there. As an engineer, I love the new feature that I can copy + past cell content from Zemax to Excel and vice versa. If it is intended that some issues not be addressed, that should be noted for discussion.
So your statement that for most of the work Z14 reduces the number of clicks necessary by 50% means that you must have invented 'half clicks' ; In fact I have found that I need substantially more clicks in Z14. I did some comparison tests with a Surface Pro 2 touchpad computer: Zemax 13 can be touch-operated, OpticStudio requires an additional three button mouse. Software Application Disclaimer The text above is not a piece of advice to remove OpticStudio 14. A compressed version is avaiable if the license file does not download properly. System data editors now feature familiar spreadsheet controls including cut and paste directly to Excel and other programs.
It seems that the data items 'GetTextFile' and 'GetMetaFile' are not working as expected. It would make no sense to put effort into extending Zemax incrementally on a dying platform. Then I click on 'Analyze', then I click on 'Rays and Spots' and then I click on 'Ray Aberration'. Calculated data saves directly to the file so there is never a lag time when reopening a design. I've used it a lot for general lens and system design. I still believe that the best plan is to first upgrade the platform, and then extend the tool, making use of the capabilities of a modern implementation, and enjoying an extended life. Users have reported many problems with Windows 8.
One more thing that is a bit annoying. The list should include everything reported, not just what development staff thinks is important. Take your time to get familiar with the program's design and wealth of features available. Charts are easily exported for use in reports and presentations. In this Situation OpticStudio will work, but its new graphics design does not give any advantages, I think. Японский форум по Zemax Optical design with Zemax for PhD. The larger number of clicks is basically because the nice click and drag capability of the old style menus doesn't exist in Z14.
And not dribble the fixes out. Once extracted you can double click the file to add the license server registry key to your computer. It's engineering tool, make it useful to Engineers. My applications are based on microscope. My fear is that in the next half year or year a lot of manpower is bound just to fix all the problems with that release and that real development in the functionality and the core of Zemax will not take place. Maximize your value by encouraging up to 18 people to attend. Mark Nicholson, Vice President Zemax.
I would be courious to learn how other users think about this problem and how Zemax is planning to proceed here. I think there will be a settling in period while we get OpticStudio just right. Please open if you want to read more on OpticStudio 14. Your system will remain clean, speedy and able to serve you properly. I still have my doubts regarding the enhanced efficiency of the new interface.
It doesn't sound like much but it is definitely less efficient by far I remain a strong supporter of the Zemax upgrade. In Z13 my model spins rapidly. This tells you the opinion other users have regarding OpticStudio 14. Please note that starting with Windows 7, Microsoft no longer distributes the drivers for legacy help files. For example you can see that for OpticStudio 14. We have definitely been too aggressive with some of the defaults we have used.
Precise design validation using cutting edge 2D and 3D charting tools - Extensive customization capabilities to interactively explore data points, rescale, and rotate charts to view data from all angles, modify colors, view false color or interrogate the data table with a single click. License File Right Click and Save As. I am extremely unhappy how Zemax handled the development and the introduction of the new version especially since I am paying for this by my anual support fee. Zemax is unmatched as the preferred design platform for researchers, engineers, designers and students around the world. With it you can interactively explore data points, rescale and rotate charts to view data from all angles, modify colours, view false colour or interrogate a data table with a single click. I have my method to operate Z13 in a way that most of the things that I need in my daily work is just one click or one keyboard command. Hi Mark, thanks for your reply.