BC Framer® General Release-July 11th, 2022


Supported Upgrade-able version: 8.4.2
Supports Windows 11

Notable Improvements

Hide Inactive Projects Default

The BC Connect® software integration setting "Hide Inactive Projects" now defaults to Yes for all new installations of v8.6.1+.

Snow Load Duration Input

BC Framer now allows a Duration of Load factor of 1.0 for design in high snow load regions.

New Versa-Lam® LVL Size for Canada

A new 3.5" x 19" Versa-Lam LVL beam size was added for design in the western Canadian market.

IBC 2021

The 2021 IBC building code is now available for use.

Bug Fixes

Hanger Group Labels

Group hanger labels now behave as expected for members framing into flush beams.

Advanced Material Selection - Joists

Editing with Joist Advanced Material Selection now works when more than one joist member is selected.

Post Scheme Crash

Selecting the Post member scheme "East Grounded" no longer causes application crashes.

BC Connect® Error Saving XML

When BC Connect software integration is enabled but the "Save MMDL to BC CONNECT" is not checked, XML materials lists now save to the selected BC Connect project.
Also available in: Version 8.5.3 Update 12 and Version 8.6.0 Update 7

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