Status: Customer Beta
Purpose: Improvements, fixes
Requirements: Purchased Affinity Designer
Mac App Store: Not Submitted
To use this beta, simply download the file from the link given above and double-click on the file to open the installer. Follow the instructions to install the beta version. The beta sits alongside the Mac App Store version and will not interfere with it.
This beta is an iteration of the current App Store release and should be used in preference to the App Store release, if you are affected by any of the issues listed below.
Fixed sporadic hanging when opening many image files at once.
Fixed crashing bug when exporting certain large PSDs.
Fixed a number of UI memory leaks.
Added special case PSD import code for “SketchClub” PSD files (they should fix this!).
Fixed PSD export of Fill layers.
Fixed UI labels on macOS versions prior to Mavericks.
SVG import can now handle gradients with missing x1 or y1 values.
Assorted PDF export improvements.
Paste and file-drop of PDF format files will now honour the DPI, as per File->Place.
Fix for marching ants not showing on a rotated canvas.
Miscellaneous other fixes and tweaks.