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Imaris Release Notes

New developments and bug fixes for every Imaris release

   
Imaris 9.0.1 (2017 Sept 07)
  • Fixed 14 Bugs
Imaris 9.0.0 (2017 Jul 18)
  • Surfaces capable of “Massive Model Rendering”
  • Fast Surfaces Computation
  • Surfaces render option “slicer”
  • Transfer function for Blend and Normal Shading rendering
  • Improved and faster automatic adjustment of Blend and Normal Shading settings
  • Fast saving of Display Adjustment settings
  • Display Adjustment improved Auto function
  • Zooming and panning for all histograms
  • Lineage Tree graphics export as tif and svg
  • Predefined Size for snaphots
  • Movie export using H264 video codec
  • Migration of preference from old to new Imaris version
  • New File Readers Aperio SVS
  • New File Readers Hamamatsu NDPI
  • Fixed 78 Bugs
Imaris 8.4.2 (2017 Jul 10)
  • Fixed 1 Bug
Imaris 8.4.1 (2016 Dec 16)
  • Fixed 14 Bugs
Imaris 8.4.0 (2016 Nov 10)
  • ImarisFileConverter
  • Filament Drawing Autopath
  • Filament Drawing Autodepth
  • Snapshot
  • New Navigation Control in Surpass-3D View
  • Graphics Memory Autodetection
  • Display Adjustment improved Auto function
  • Scalebar Position and Size
  • Old Zoom Definition
  • Parallel Spots Statistics Calculation
  • Renaming of some function in Cells Edit Tab
  • Possible to change color of Vantage 1D plot
  • Statistics “Track Intensity Median” definition changed
  • Exact Distance Transform
  • New Filament Spine Statistics
  • Easier access to some functions on Filament Edit Tab
  • New Reference Frame Manipulators
  • Supported Operating Systems
  • 95 Bugs Fixed in 8.4
Imaris 8.3.1 (2016 Jun 20)
  • Fixed 7 Bugs
Imaris 8.3.0 (2016 May 27)
  • Membrane Based Cell Boundary Detection
  • Cells Visualization improved
  • Cells color options
  • Lineage Tracking Algorithm “Maximum Overlap” for Cells
  • Reference Frame Component
  • Reference Frames affect Statistics Values
  • Reference Frame Play Mode
  • Tracking in Reference Frame Coordinates
  • Cells Split option “One Nucleus per Cell”
  • New Statistics Values
  • Vantage 1D Statistical Tests
  • XT works with new Matlab Component Runtime (MCR) versions
  • Imaris without Arena
  • Speedups from Parallel Watershed Algorithm
  • Fixed 99 Bugs
Imaris 8.2.1 (2016 Apr 18)
  • Fixed 3 Bugs
Imaris 8.2.0 (2015 Dec 16)
  • Lineage Tracking Algorithm
  • Track Editor with Lineage Tree Visualization
  • Object Labeling for coloring and statistics export
  • FileReaders
  • Fast FileSave with parallel gzip compression
  • Time Slider displays Frame Number
  • ObjectIDs remain unchanged during edit and delete
  • XTInterface
  • Fixed 65 Bugs
Imaris 8.1.2 (2015 Jun 04)
  • Fixed 6 Bugs
Imaris 8.1.1 (2015 May 21)
  • Fixed 2 Bugs
Imaris 8.1.0 (2015 May 20)
  • Imaris Main Menu
  • Imaris Administrator
  • Vantage : Vantage1D
  • Arena Storage Functionality
  • Vantage Statistics Trackback
  • Arena Improvements
  • FileReaders
  • ImarisFileConverter
  • Fixed 83 Bugs
Imaris 8.0.2 (2015 Mar 09)
  • Fixed 11 Bugs
Imaris 8.0.1 (2014 Dec 08)
  • Fixed 4 Bugs
Imaris 8.0.0 (2014 Nov 18)
  • Arena View
  • Filament Batch
  • Opt-in Floating License
  • Dark Theme
  • Fixed 21 Bugs
Imaris 7.7.2 (2014 Jul 16)
  • Batch Limitation
  • Fixed 3 Bugs
Imaris 7.7.1 (2014 Apr 11)
  • Fixed 33 Bugs
Imaris 7.7.0 (2014 Mar 12)
  • Instant display of large time-series
  • New Time-Bar
  • Faster Spots Detection
  • Cells wizard more easy to use
  • Cells rendering quality improved
  • New Filaments Spine statistics (same as Classifier)
  • Store Statistics in IMS-File
  • Fixed 35 Bugs
Imaris 7.6.5 (2013 Nov 13)
  • Tiff series opening time improved for uncompressed tiff formats - faster file format detection
  • Fixed 27 Bugs
Imaris 7.6.4 (2013 Jun 12)
  • Zeiss CZI-File Reader Improvements
  • Additional Filaments Spine Statistics
  • Fixed 49 Bugs
Imaris 7.6.3 (2013 Apr 11)
  • Fixed 1 Bug
Imaris 7.6.2 (2013 Apr 09)
  • Developer License
  • ImarisXT with Python
  • Adjustable XTension Paths
  • Boosted overlapping Spots-Merge
  • Fixed 52 Bugs
Imaris 7.6.1 (2012 Dec 05)
  • Measurement Points Centering
  • Fixed 35 Bugs
Imaris 7.6.0 (2012 Oct 10)
  • Vantage with Boxplots
  • Support reading of Nikon ND2 V4 Images
  • Faster calculation for Filament Radius, Spots Region Growing, Distance-XTensions
  • Filaments wizard option to explicitly exclude dark image areas
  • Fixed Filament Sholl-Analysis (properly handle twisted dendrites running towards Soma)
  • Scientific number output, instead of 3 fixed digits (e.g. “1.23e-3” instead of “0.001”)
  • Line angle measurement tool
  • Fixed 11 Bugs
Imaris 7.5.2 (2012 Aug 22)
  • 41 Bugs fixed
Imaris 7.5.1 (2012 Jul 04)
  • 12 Bugs fixed
Imaris 7.5.0 (2012 Jun 13)
  • New Algorithm for membrane-based Cells Detection
  • Variable Vesicle Diameter
  • Many new Cells Measurements
  • Cells Usability Improvements (Preview, Wizard)
  • Improved usability for Super Resolution XTensions (new Demo Image, Guide)
  • Documentation for ALL 47 XTensions
  • Elliptic Spot Detection in Z-Dimension
  • Surfaces Bounding Box Measurements (axis aligned / object aligned)
  • Configurable Time Stamp Display
  • Color Maps Preview
  • Combine / Merge Surpass Scenes
  • New File Reader Zeiss CZI
  • Fixed 94 Bugs
Imaris 7.4.2 (2012 Feb 21)
  • 2 Bugs fixed
Imaris 7.4.1 (2012 Feb 17)
  • 50 Bugs fixed
Imaris 7.4.0 (2011 Dec 14)
  • NEW ImarisVantage VIEW
  • Cells split BY Seed Points
  • Filament AutoNetwork
  • XTensions FOR SUPER Resolution
  • Reader FOR Micromanager Images
  • Improved handling FOR Multi-Image-Files
  • 49 Bugs FIXED
Imaris 7.3.1 (2011 Aug 10)
  • 31 Bugs fixed
Imaris 7.3.0 (2011 Jun 22)
  • ImarisXT: for Mac (and Win)
  • XTension: Similarity Statistics
  • XTension: Vesicles outside Cells
  • ImarisCell: Detection based on Membranes
  • ImarisCell: Multiple Vesicle Types
  • ImarisCell: Split Nuclei ny Seed Points
  • ImarisCell: Relative Movement Statistics
  • FilamentTracer: Creation Wizard Preview for all Time Points
  • ImarisTrack: Single Click Manual Tracking
  • ImarisTrack: Fill Gaps with Objects
  • License Administrator
  • Store and Recall Creation Parameter Sets
  • Slidebook File Reader
  • ZVI, OIB File Reader for Mac
  • 94 Bugs fixed
Imaris 7.2.3 (2011 Apr 06)
  • 2 Bugs fixed
Imaris 7.2.2 (2011 Mar 23)
  • 43 Bugs fixed
Imaris 7.2.1 (2010 Dec 22)
  • 17 Bugs fixed
Imaris 7.2.0 (2010 Dec 01)
  • XTensions using Fiji / ImageJ (Win and Mac)
  • Enhanced and uniform movie output for Mac, Win, x86, x64
  • Andor iQ image reader with improved image selection dialog
  • Undo for Spots, Surfaces, Cells, Filaments
  • Surfaces Double Threshold
  • Cells with option to "Fill Holes"
  • Filaments with per Filament-Statistics (multiple begining points)
  • Filament Statistical Annotations
  • Drift Correction for Cells and Filament
  • New File Reader: "Olympus VSI"
  • 106 Bugs fixed
Imaris 7.1.1 (2010 Jul 13)
  • 52 Bugs fixed
Imaris 7.1.0 (2010 Jun 14)
  • Filament: Spine- and Dendrite-Tracking
  • Track editor for Spots, Surfaces, Cells, and Filaments
  • Statistics Annotations for InPress
  • Andor iQ image disk reader
  • Fast Scene Saving and Loading
  • Image Preocessing: Arbitrary Rotation
  • Rotational Drift Correction
  • Fixed zoom level brightness changes
  • Fixed many bugs related with multithreading
  • 63 Bugs fixed
Imaris 7.0.0 (2010 Feb 15)
  • New Product: ImarisCell
  • FilamentTracer: new rebuild options
  • Mouse wheel zoom
  • Surpass scale bar
  • 30 Bugs fixed
Imaris 6.4.2 (2009 Dec 18)
  • 1 Bug fixed
Imaris 6.4.1 (2009 Dec 16)
  • 35 Bugs fixed
Imaris 6.4.0 (2009 Nov 02)
  • Imaris x64 for Macintosh
  • Imaris Scene Viewer
  • Single File for Image and Scene
  • RGB Segmentation
  • Automated Crash Reports
  • Compact GUI for Lower an Upper Threshold
  • Spots: Recenter
  • Spots: Track Single Object
  • Surfaces: with new Contour
  • Surfaces: Unify, Split
  • Filament Creation Wizard for Dendrites and Spines
  • Statistics Color Coded Tracks
  • Category Filters
  • Time Plots
  • 19 new Statistics Values for Spots, Surfaces, and Filament
  • 72 Bugs fixed
Imaris 6.3.1 (2009 Jun 16)
  • 29 Bugs fixed
Imaris 6.3.0 (2009 May 04)
  • Smooth Zoom and Pan for Huge Images
  • Improved Snapshot Dialog
  • FileIO: Gatan, Compix, Prairie
  • Image Processing 15% faster
  • Filtering with two Thresholds
  • Filament: Statistics Color Coding
  • Filament: Real Branch Level Statistics
  • Filament: Time Handling
  • Collect Usage Data
  • Faster Crop3D
  • 44 Bugs fixed
Imaris 6.2.1 (2009 Feb 11)
  • 28 Bugs fixed
Imaris 6.2.0 (2008 Nov 17)
  • Imaris Batch
  • Multithreaded Image Processing
  • Statistics Time Plots
  • Statistics Average Values
  • Statistics Color Coding with Transparency
  • Filament with Iterative ROI
  • Filament Manual Start- and End-Points while Creation
  • Filament improved Manual Editing (join)
  • Material Palette on Color Tab
  • Revived old Tiff Sorter
  • Thumbnails for Multi-Image-Files (LIF, LEI)
  • FileIO: Open Lab LIFF, Open Lab RAW
  • 35 Bugs fixed
Imaris 6.1.5 (2008 Aug 28)
  • 9 Bugs fixed
Imaris 6.1.4 (2008 Jul 31)
  • 5 Bugs fixed
Imaris 6.1.3 (2008 Jun 27)
  • 7 Bugs fixed
Imaris 6.1.2 (2008 Jun 06)
  • 1 Bug fixed
Imaris 6.1.1 (2008 May 30)
  • Surfaces Creation Wizard: minor changes
  • 12 Bugs fixed
Imaris 6.1.0 (2008 Apr 29)
  • New Surfaces Creation Wizard
  • Interactive IsoSurface Preview
  • Reduced Memory Overhead for 4D Images
  • FileIO: Nikon ND2
  • Statistics Tab with Overview, Detail, Selection
  • Color coded Objects (Spots, Surfaces), and Tracks
  • Filament with Spines
  • Filament with many new Statistics Values
  • MeasurementPoints with new Statistics Tab
  • Coloc with Time Dependet Threshold
  • New XTensions: Classify Spines, Filament Convex Hull, Connect Tracks
  • Modified Programming Interface
  • 64 Bugs fixed
Imaris 6.0.2 (2008 Apr 29)
  • 2 Bugs fixed
Imaris 6.0.1 (2008 Feb 20)
  • 41 Bugs fixed
Imaris 6.0.0 (2007 Nov 27)
  • New Spots
  • Spots Creation Wizard
  • Regions of Interest
  • Spots and Tracks Settings on one Tab
  • New Spots Filter (replaces Tab Sorting)
  • New Spots Statistics
  • Semi-automatic Surface Segmentation
  • Gamma Adjustment
  • NEW File Readers: MCR, Andor LIF64, Compressed Axiovision
  • 46 Bugs fixed
Imaris 5.7.2 (2007 Jul 16)
  • 11 Bugs fixed
Imaris 5.7.1 (2007 Jun 06)
  • 11 Bugs fixed
Imaris 5.7.0 (2007 Apr 27)
  • Surface Scissors
  • Volume Painter
  • Volume Normal Shading
  • Shadow Projection
  • Navigation Window
  • Batch File Converter
  • Tabbed Tool Bars
  • New File Formats: Perkin Elmer
  • New: RLM License Manager
  • 70 Bugs fixed
Imaris 5.5.3 (2007 Mar 16)
  • 12 Bugs fixed
Imaris 5.5.2 (2007 Feb 15)
  • 13 Bugs fixed
Imaris 5.5.1 (2007 Jan 12)
  • 10 Bugs fixed
Imaris 5.5.0 (2006 Dec 21)
  • Large Data (e.g. 50 GB image)
  • Oblique Slicer
  • Imroved Volume Rendering
  • Enhanced Keyframe Animation
  • Context sensitive Reference Manual
  • New file formats: Imaris 5.5, Ome Tiff
  • New installer for Win 32
  • 26 Bugs fixed
Imaris 5.0.3 (2006 Aug 31)
  • 1 Bug fixed
Imaris 5.0.2 (2006 Aug 22)
  • Snapshot with custom size and offscreen
  • Measurement Pointsss
  • 36 Bugs fixed
Imaris 5.0.1 (2006 May 30)
  • 4 Bugs fixed
Imaris 5.0.0 (2006 May 26)
  • Imaris for Macintosh
  • Shaped Spots
  • Quick Start Tutorials
  • Evaluation (former ImarisDemo)
  • ImarisXT: Clipping Plane, Frame
  • 48 Bugs fixed
Imaris 4.5.2 (2006 Mar 07)
  • 5 Bugs fixed
Imaris 4.5.1 (2006 Feb 24)
  • File Format: Leica LIF
  • Thumbnails for Scene files
  • 33 Bugs fixed
Imaris 4.5.0 (2006 Jan 20)
  • Imaris 64 Bit
  • Imaris InPress
  • Surpass Swing
  • Quick Time VR
  • Status Bar: Zoom, FullScreen, Progressbar
  • Configurable Coordinate Origin
  • Explorer Thumbnails
  • Filament: Automatic Autopath, Path Centering, Path Diameter
  • ImarisXT: Image Processing
  • 16 Bugs fixed
Imaris 4.2.0 (2005 May 27)
  • Volume rendering with shadow projection
  • Multiscale Spots
  • Statistics Sorting Tab
  • New Statistics Values: Center of Image Mass, Sphericity, Track Displacement, etc.
  • Track Visualization by Displacement or Dragon Tail
  • Tracking Algorithms for Spots and Surface Objects
  • Performance improvement for Spots and Tracks
  • Filament Autopath faster and better centered
  • File Formats: JPEG Series, GIF Series
  • 31 Bugs fixed
Imaris 4.1.3 (2004 Dec 22)
  • 40 Bugs fixed
Imaris 4.1.2 (2004 Dec 03)
  • ImarisXT (new module)
  • 21 Bugs fixed
Imaris 4.1.1 (2004 Oct 16)
  • Excel export with pivot tables
  • Clipping Plane with new Handle
  • 8 Bugs fixed
Imaris 4.1.0 (2004 Aug 27)
  • New Display Adjustment Dialog
  • Adjustable Scale Bar
  • Coordinate Axis for all Views
  • Autodepth Spots
  • Key Frame Animation from Main Tool Bar
  • Tracking with Linear Assignment
  • Autodepth Measurement Points
  • Autodepth Filament
  • Autopath Filament
  • Coloc P-Value
  • File Formats: FluoView 1000
  • 33 Bugs fixed
Imaris 4.0.6 (2004 Jun 07)
  • Excel export to multiple Worksheets
  • Tracking drift correction
  • File Formats: IPLab
  • 8 Bugs fixed
Imaris 4.0.5 (2004 Feb 13)
  • Spot tracking (new)
  • FilamentTracer (new)
  • Image processing: Faster Gauss, Background Subtraction, Connective BAseline
  • File Formats: Cell^R, OME XML, Imaris 4D (single file)
  • 41 Bugs fixed
Imaris 4.0.3 (2003 Aug 22)
  • New: Tracking
  • ImarisSurpass is integrated into the Imaris Basic Package
  • ImarisPersonal consisting of Slice, Section, Gallery, Easy3D, and Full3D
  • New SurfaceObjects as result of splitted IsoSurface
  • IsoSurface dynamically recalculated
  • Movie export: AVI, MPEG, TIFF-Series
  • File Formats: Cell^R, Biorad series
  • Image Processing: Connective Baseline
  • Statistics Tab for: IsoSurface, ContourSurface, SurfaceObject, Group
  • 32 Bugs fixed

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