Adobe Dimension: Feature Requests

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  1. add name of current view display

    Is it possible to add to the interface the name of the curent view we are in, switching views is nice but after switching many times you can get lost.

    (Top view) (Front Right) ...

    thanks

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  2. Copy Coordinates of an object

    If you want to place an object A (sphere) in another object B (hemisphere), then the fastest way would be to copy the coordinates from B and paste them to A.

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  3. Bug

    Bug painel.
    Error on dashboard.
    Different lags on the program.

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  4. Switching Modes from Render to Design forgets selected render views...

    Render Settings: Keep the "most recent" views selected when switching back to the Design tab. Currently, going back to Design resets this selection list every time to Current View, and I am constantly forgetting to re-check everything before hitting render.

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  5. Control zoom speed with Shift key

    Let us hold down Shift while scrolling to zoom faster.

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  6. Groups should retain align to object axes

    After creating a group (and rotating it), then selecting other objects, the "align to scene" axes are lost (always shows axes aligned to scene).

    Currently, if I'm working with a lot of objects that aren't square to the scene, I have to rotate my entire set of objects temporarily while I work with them, then rotate everything when I'm finished.

    Fixing this would be a big help!

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  7. Ability to change selection color

    I work a lot with cyan objects, since most of my work is for creative tutorials that go to print. Dimension's selection color is always cyan, which makes it difficult to see what I've selected. Is there any way that the selection color can be changed, like in other CC apps?

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  8. Where Am I? A virtual reference 'system'

    One of the most challenging things for me in Dimension is 'location orientation'-in other words 'where am I?".


    1. Would like multiple views-Front Top, botttom, right side, default perspective?

    2. The ability to turn on a 'temporary' 3d bounding box, so when change my view the 'walls' of the bounding box say top, bottom, front, etc...So I have some way to my location and orientation

    Hard to explain -let me know if you want me try to desrcibe it differently -thanks

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  9. Would have been nice to have the option to drag and extend the materials section. As of now I can't the whole names when I am on grid mode.

    Would have been nice to have the option to drag and extend the materials section to the right. As of now I can't see the complete name of the materials when I am on grid mode. Another solution could be to have an option to scale the grid view thumbnail size

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  10. Decal Editing New Gizmo

    I have feature reques to add pattern rotation, scaling and moving features into properties panel or add pattern editing gizmo into workpase . Here is the capture from Marvelous Designer where we can find such a gizmo. That is very helpful and useful.

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  11. French keyboard shortcuts

    I have a "default french shortcuts" issue on the new camera behaviors :

    I like it a lot to have top, right, left view, assigned to 1234, except, by default, on a standard french mac keyboard, top row is dedicated to &é"'(§è!çà). You can press shift to get 1234… but that means alt-2 becomes alt-shift-2 on a laptop, and it becomes way less practical as a 2 fingers shortcut.

    I've also recently discovered the pref menu, so I know i should be able to edit this, but:
    1. if you make a "french keyboard default setup", that would really help. …

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  12. Spinners, nudging, units

    Can we have spinners for dimension/scale/etc. changes? Right now you have to actually type a number in each field. Spinners are used in 3DS, and they save lots of time.

    Is it possible to nudge the maps? Nudging is standard in other Adobe apps.

    Is there a way to permanently set the units to our choice instead of it defaulting to metric each time?

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  13. Duplicating model or group shouldn’t move original to bottom of scene list

    When duplicating models or groups, the original models shift to the bottom of the scene list, and the newly duplicated item has the same name in the scene list. This is super confusing to begin with — and since I keep the steps (layers) of building the object in order, I’m constantly reorganizing the scene list.

    A duplicated object should appear in the list above and adjacent to the original (and ideally, the duplicate should be labeled “copy” or increment index number)

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  14. Entering property values after using the tab key doesn’t work

    I do lots fine-grain editing of the position, scale, and rotation with 100+ models in a scene. I currently have to click the object then click the value to change it. If I use tab (or faster, shift-tab) to navigate to the property I wish to edit, the edit screen looks like it’s saved the input, but it hasn’t and nothing’s changed.

    Please fix this, not just because it's a workflow issue but because it’s also an accessibility issue. Thanks!

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  15. Expandable tool palette

    Many designers now work with HD monitor, 4K, 5K and above, with plenty of room for all the tools to be visible. I'd like to see a way to expand the tools so I don't have to use the pull-out menus so often. In all, the tool palette should look and behave like they do in the other ACC apps. Thanks. A.C.

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  16. Move "+" icon elsewhere

    Please move the "+" Import Content icon from right on top of the tools. I keep thinking that it's a way to expand the tool palette or ... add tools? This symbol should be on top of the asset column, for example. Thanks. A.C

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  17. trackpad Support

    Trackpad gestures for pinch and zoom two finger rotation and all the apple trackpad gestures that we use everyday will be great. i constantly find myself tryng to pinch to zoom or move the scene with two fingers

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  18. Grid in front

    If you arrange objects in a room, a simple 3x3 grid would be very helpful. It should be possible to show and hide it. At the moment, I'm helping myself by using such a grid as a background image, but it's only an emergency solution.

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  19. Grid in front

    If you arrange objects in a room, a simple 3x3 grid would be very helpful. It should be possible to show and hide it. At the moment, I'm helping myself by using such a grid as a background image, but it's only an emergency solution.

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  20. Information about embedded image

    Images are automatically embedded in Dimension. If you open a scene after a while and don't remember which image was used, Dimension doesn't help. Therefore, it would be great if wherever you can add images, there would be a button for information (i) that displays information about the image: original name, resolution, color depth, ect. See screenshot. The file information comes from Adobe Bridge. This would be ideal as information.

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