Features

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LED Wizard 7 Feature List

I = Improved in Version 7      N = Brand New for Version 7

Show only Version 7 improvements and new features

SL Sign Wizard Letter
SS Sign Wizard Scribe
SA Sign Wizard Advantage
SG Sign Wizard Grand
SP Sign Wizard Pro
NW Neon Wizard Std
N+ Neon Wizard Plus
NP Neon Wizard Pro
   

Fonts and Text
 
Direct Text Entry SL SS SA SG SP NW N+ NP
Text Editing Property Bar SL SS SA SG SP NW N+ NP
Auto Connecting Script Fonts SL SS SA SG SP NW N+ NP
Individual Letter Spacing SL SS SA SG SP NW N+ NP
Interactive Letter Spacing SL SS SA SG SP NW N+ NP
Interactive Line Spacing SL SS SA SG SP NW N+ NP
Interactive Rotating SL SS SA SG SP NW N+ NP
Interactive Scaling SL SS SA SG SP NW N+ NP
Interactive Slanting SL SS SA SG SP NW N+ NP
Interactive Text on an Arc SL SS SA SG SP NW N+ NP
Interactive Word Spacing SL SS SA SG SP NW N+ NP
N Real Time Spell Checking SL SS SA SG SP NW N+ NP
WYSIWYG Font List SL SS SA SG SP NW N+ NP
Connecting Text SL SS SA SG SP      
Text Notes     SA SG SP NW N+ NP
Change Case     SA SG SP   N+ NP
Font Wizard     SA SG SP     NP
N Paragraph Text: Inline Letter Scaling, Rotation, Fill Colors     SA SG SP      
N Paragraph Text: Simple Wrap Mode     SA SG SP      
Vertical Text       SG SP   N+ NP
Convert TrueType fonts to Sign Wizard Fonts       SG SP      
Design Custom Fonts       SG SP      
I Paragraph Text: Auto Weld       SG SP      
N Paragraph Text: Automatic Bullets       SG SP      
N Paragraph Text: Automatic Numbering       SG SP      
N Paragraph Text: Fully Justified       SG SP      
N Paragraph Text: Menu Board Support       SG SP      
N Paragraph Text: Multiple Columns       SG SP      
N Paragraph Text: Text Frames       SG SP      
N Paragraph Text: Map to Circle with Live Editing         SP      
N Paragraph Text: Map to Path with Live Editing         SP      
I Paragraph Text: Text on Arc with Live Editing         SP      
I Paragraph Text: Text on Path with Live Editing         SP      
Neon Script Connecting Font           NW N+ NP

Design Tools
 
Adjusting depth order SL SS SA SG SP NW N+ NP
I Advanced, More Efficient Drawing Engine SL SS SA SG SP NW N+ NP
N Align Two Objects without Guidelines with the Alt Key SL SS SA SG SP NW N+ NP
Alignment SL SS SA SG SP NW N+ NP
N Alt Select Mode SL SS SA SG SP NW N+ NP
Anchor Points SL SS SA SG SP NW N+ NP
I Arrow Tool SL SS SA SG SP NW N+ NP
Auto Square SL SS SA SG SP NW N+ NP
N Break Into Outer Loops SL SS SA SG SP NW N+ NP
Color Management SL SS SA SG SP NW N+ NP
Color Palette Navigator SL SS SA SG SP NW N+ NP
Common Shapes SL SS SA SG SP NW N+ NP
Distribute SL SS SA SG SP NW N+ NP
Faster screen refresh SL SS SA SG SP NW N+ NP
Full Color Animated Transformations SL SS SA SG SP NW N+ NP
Grids SL SS SA SG SP NW N+ NP
History Window SL SS SA SG SP NW N+ NP
Mirror SL SS SA SG SP NW N+ NP
Nested Groups SL SS SA SG SP NW N+ NP
Redo SL SS SA SG SP NW N+ NP
I Rounded Rectangle SL SS SA SG SP NW N+ NP
Rulers SL SS SA SG SP NW N+ NP
N Snap a Guideline to an Object with Ctrl Key SL SS SA SG SP NW N+ NP
Snap to Guidelines SL SS SA SG SP NW N+ NP
Step and Repeat SL SS SA SG SP NW N+ NP
Streamlined User Interface SL SS SA SG SP NW N+ NP
I High Color Toolbox with Custom Icon Sizes SL SS SA SG SP      
Clipart Library   SS SA SG SP      
Adobe Type1 and OpenType font support     SA SG SP NW N+ NP
Border Tool     SA SG SP NW N+ NP
High Quality Anti Aliased Drawing Mode     SA SG SP NW N+ NP
Layers     SA SG SP NW N+ NP
Measure Tool     SA SG SP NW N+ NP
Move to Layer     SA SG SP NW N+ NP
Stack     SA SG SP NW N+ NP
Text Notes enhanced with Title and Fields     SA SG SP NW N+ NP
Automatic Vectorizing     SA SG SP   N+ NP
TWAIN Support     SA SG SP   N+ NP
Sign Blanks     SA SG SP      
Dimensioning       SG SP   N+ NP
Hot Keys can be used without Control, Shift or Alt       SG SP   N+ NP
Polygon/Star Tool       SG SP   N+ NP
Styles       SG SP   N+ NP
Color Vectorizing         SP     NP
Height and Slant Options in Soft Shadow         SP     NP
Color Trap         SP      

Effects
 
Contour Outline SL SS SA SG SP NW N+ NP
Inline/Outline SL SS SA SG SP   N+ NP
Common Weld   SS SA SG SP NW N+ NP
Weld   SS SA SG SP NW N+ NP
Knife   SS SA SG SP   N+ NP
I Warp       SG SP NW N+ NP
Cast Shadow       SG SP   N+ NP
Drop Shadow       SG SP   N+ NP
Text on a Path       SG SP   N+ NP
Cookie Cutter       SG SP      
Cookie Cutter Outline       SG SP      
Cylinder       SG SP      
Perspective       SG SP      
Relief Shadow       SG SP      
Sphere       SG SP      
Clipping Paths         SP     NP
Extruded Shadow         SP     NP
Perspective Shadow         SP     NP
Soft Shadow         SP     NP
N Dynamic Outline         SP      
N Dynamic Shadow         SP      
N Easy Bevel         SP      
N Effects Library         SP      
Feather         SP      
I Gradient Blends         SP      
Transparency         SP      

Vector Graphics Tools
 
Adjustable tangency indicator SL SS SA SG SP NW N+ NP
Bezier Tool SL SS SA SG SP NW N+ NP
Improved AI filter: Versions 1.1, 3 through 6 SL SS SA SG SP NW N+ NP
Improved AI/EPS importing SL SS SA SG SP NW N+ NP
Node Edit: Insert/Delete/Move/Break/Join SL SS SA SG SP NW N+ NP
Optimize Vectors SL SS SA SG SP NW N+ NP
PDF Import and Export SL SS SA SG SP NW N+ NP
Sharp Corner Tool SL SS SA SG SP NW N+ NP
Vector Filters: DXF,EPS,AI,EMF,more SL SS SA SG SP NW N+ NP
On Screen Digitizing   SS SA SG SP NW N+ NP
Loop Mirror         SP      

Image Manipulation Tools
 
Bitmap Filters: BMP, JPEG, TIFF, more SL SS SA SG SP NW N+ NP
Export Original Bitmap SL SS SA SG SP NW N+ NP
Interactive Bitmap Rotate Tool     SA SG SP NW N+ NP
Adjust Bitmap Brightness     SA SG SP   N+ NP
Adjust Bitmap Contrast     SA SG SP   N+ NP
Adjust Bitmap Saturation     SA SG SP   N+ NP
Crop Bitmap       SG SP   N+ NP
N Brush Tool       SG SP      
N Clone Stamp Tool       SG SP      
N Eraser Tool       SG SP      
Flip Image vertically or horizontally       SG SP      
N Image Fills       SG SP      
I Image Adjustments: Contrast, Saturation, Brightness, Hue         SP      
N Image Levels         SP      

Cutting/Plotting and Printing
 
All popular plotters/cutters supported SL SS SA SG SP NW N+ NP
All Windows printers supported SL SS SA SG SP NW N+ NP
Horizontal and Vertical Paneling SL SS SA SG SP NW N+ NP
Mirror, Scale, Rotate (Plot Manager) SL SS SA SG SP NW N+ NP
Network Plotting SL SS SA SG SP NW N+ NP
Plot to File SL SS SA SG SP NW N+ NP
Print Preview SL SS SA SG SP NW N+ NP
Step and Repeat (Plot Manager) SL SS SA SG SP NW N+ NP
Streamlined Plot Manager SL SS SA SG SP NW N+ NP
I USB Cutter Support for Summagraphics and Graphtec SL SS SA SG SP NW N+ NP
Weed Border SL SS SA SG SP NW N+ NP
I Weed Line Eraser SL SS SA SG SP NW N+ NP
Windows Printer Driver SL SS SA SG SP NW N+ NP
Pen Fill SL SS SA SG SP   N+ NP
Plot by Color SL SS SA SG SP      
Quick Plot     SA SG SP NW N+ NP
Vertical Weed Lines in Plot Manager     SA SG SP NW N+ NP
Channel Letter Return Patterns     SA SG SP   N+ NP
Easy Weed     SA SG SP      
Routing/Engraving Support         SP     NP

Productivity Tools
 
I Auto Save SL SS SA SG SP NW N+ NP
Customizable Toolbar and Icons SL SS SA SG SP NW N+ NP
Email Layout SL SS SA SG SP NW N+ NP
Online Help SL SS SA SG SP NW N+ NP
Tool Tips SL SS SA SG SP NW N+ NP
Unlimited Undo SL SS SA SG SP NW N+ NP
Zooming SL SS SA SG SP NW N+ NP
Job Manager   SS SA SG SP NW N+ NP
Border Library   SS SA SG SP      
Spell Checker     SA SG SP NW N+ NP
Programmable Hot Keys       SG SP   N+ NP

Neon Design Tools
 
Neon Auto Spacing         SP     NP
Add Blackouts           NW N+ NP
Add Common Housings           NW N+ NP
Add Mounting Holes           NW N+ NP
Add Tube Supports           NW N+ NP
Auto Tube Layout           NW N+ NP
Change Neon Tube Diameter Only           NW N+ NP
Connect Tubes           NW N+ NP
Create Custom Housings           NW N+ NP
Current Tube/Total Length Display           NW N+ NP
Insert Doublebacks           NW N+ NP
Maximum Tube Length           NW N+ NP
Move Opening, Break Tube Open           NW N+ NP
Neon Summary           NW N+ NP
Neonize           NW N+ NP
Raceway Support           NW N+ NP
Switch between drop/flat blend           NW N+ NP
Tube End Gap           NW N+ NP
Tube Support Holes           NW N+ NP
Neon Auto Tube Count             N+ NP
Neon Preview               NP
Neon Preview enhanced to work with Groups               NP
Parallel Tube Layout               NP

Wide Format Printing
 
CMYK and HSV Support SL SS SA SG SP NW N+ NP
New Bitmap Filters: GIF, TIFF LZW SL SS SA SG SP NW N+ NP
Stroke Support SL SS SA SG SP NW N+ NP
Windows Image Acquisition     SA SG SP   N+ NP
I Enhanced RIP Integration     SA SG SP      
ICC Profile Support     SA SG SP      
Registration Marks     SA SG SP      
Send to RIP w/Onyx Integration     SA SG SP      
Image Resampling       SG SP   N+ NP
External Image Edit       SG SP     NP
Alpha Channels       SG SP      
Photomask         SP     NP
I Contour Cut tool         SP      
N Dynamic Contour Cut Paths         SP      
Print and Cut         SP      
Print/Cut Registration Mark Support         SP      
Rasterize w/Transparency         SP