February 17, 2022
The release notes include:
What's new in Lotta 2021.3.1, including links to instructions on using the new features
What's fixed in Lotta 2021.3.1
Instructions on upgrading and downloading new versions
What's New in Lotta 2021.3.1
This release includes the following new and improved features:
User Interface Refresh
Version 2021.3.1 includes the first part of a gradual user interface refresh. Icons in the software may display with slight differences from the versions shown in the Help Center. In addition, you can now choose a light or dark user interface. For more information, refer to Appearance.
Asset names in the libraries display in Chinese if that is your selected language. For more information, refer to Chinese Language Support.
Single Sign-On (SSO)
Lotta now supports SSO, including authentication and auto enrollment, using the OpenID Connect protocol. The logon process when you first run Lotta 2021.3.1 is different, unless using a dongle. Your user credentials remain the same. Simply follow the on-screen instructions.
Additional Color Libraries
Coloro 3500 and YKK Global Colors have been added to the available color libraries. For more information, refer to Color Libraries.
Moccasins have been added as an available shoe type. For more information, refer to Putting Shoes on an Avatar.
The following have been added to the asset libraries:
YKK Eco-Friendly Library
For more information, refer to Asset Libraries.
What's Fixed in Lotta 2021.3.1
This release includes fixes for the following issues:
On graded pattern, stitching piece on internal line on base size not following graded internal line
Imported pattern not showing correct grading for points and internal lines
Imported graded DXF patterns may appear distorted
Exported DXF pattern sometimes not displaying accurately in 2D window
Print to File of vector artwork with radial gradient displays incorrectly or omits gradient
Print to File of translucent artwork displays incorrectly
Unable to open certain DXF files
New Mac with multiple graphics cards and dongle unable to open VStitcher
Some pieces displaying incorrectly when folded in prepare mode
Use of flatten 3D styling on whole piece may adversely affect simulation
Neckband of particular garment displaying incorrectly in prepare mode
In prepare mode, grid is deformed on piece with fold line
Grading sometimes importing incorrectly
Importing DAT file may cause DB Admin to crash
Show texture in prepare mode not working
Physical properties of attached pieces not always working properly
Exported DXF containing inner symmetry not graded correctly
Color picker of solid color background in render window not working in Mac
Export of particular garment file not working properly
Smart zipper sometimes not shown in the right curve location
Not always replicating use of opaque alpha mode
Garment in Fold & Hang workspace not behaving properly
Inconsistent export behavior between VStitcher and VS Server Engine (previously known as VStitcher CLI)
Unable sometimes to convert internal line to slit
Not always able to select, edit, or hide point on line drawn in 3D annotation
Plugins sometimes not available for use
Software crashes when exporting Autodesk FBX file with certain settings
Zipper not displaying in a colorway
Download and Upgrade Versions Instructions
Upgrading to Lotta 2021.3.1
Download and install Lotta 2021.3.1 from here.
- Cloud License Users - send your upgrade request to email@example.com. There is no need to send any files.
If you need to renew your contract and are interested in version 2021.3.1 contact firstname.lastname@example.org.
Lotta 2021.3.1 and VStitcher 2021.3.1 both support files created in earlier VStitcher and Lotta versions.
Earlier VStitcher and Lotta versions do not support version 2021.3.1 files.
With the release of Lotta 2021.3.1 and VStitcher 2021.3.1, the company's support now extends to the following versions of Lotta and VStitcher: