The Biggest Jam Packed Mobile Update Ever!

December 3, 2015 Michelle Handelman

Our team has been working harder than ever to bring you one of the biggest release EVER. With the release of iOS9, we were able to bring some really amazing features including split screen view for iPad, a distance measurement tool and more!  For Android, we have a brand new share button to share your files with anyone and the ability to share your files with anyone. We have more to come for Android in the next upcoming release…stay tuned!

You’re gonna LOVE IT! It’s jam packed with awesome features coming your way!

New on iOS

NEW! Distance measurement tool – quickly measure the distance between two points in your 2D drawings.

By popular demand, we have finally brought a distance measurement tool to iOS! This is only beginning, we’re still in the beta stages of this future and will continue to make improvements.

To measure distance:

  • Select the “Measure” icon located and the bottom of your device
  • Tap, hold and release to select your measuring points
  • To change the units or precision, select the “Ruler” icon located in the upper right-hand corner corner

A360 measurement

Use the new “Share” button to share your files with anyone (no account or plugins needed to view).

At A360, we believe sharing is caring! You can now share your public files with anyone, whether they are an A360 user or not. You can share with them a direct link or enter their email address into the designated field to send a link.

To share files:

  • Select the “Info” icon located on the right-hand corner of your file avatar
  • From the “Actions menu” select “Share”
  • Turn on Share this item” to enable sharing
  • Copy the link or send directly via your email account by entering an email address

Share

You can now invite new members to join your project and collaborate on designs.

Great news! You can now collaborate with others on individual projects and view their design files.

Invite new members to your project:

  • Select the “Info” icon located on the right-hand corner of your project avatar
  • From the “Action menu”, select “Invite to project”
  • Enter the email address of the person you’d like to share your project with
  • Tap “Invite” to send

Invite new members to project

Upload within the app from other installed apps on your device – Dropbox, Box, Google Drive and more.

You can now upload your files and create new folders from other apps that are installed on your device!

To upload files from other installed apps:

  • Select the “+” icon from the navigation menu
  • Select the app you wish to upload from
  • Once you’ve opened the app, select the folder or files you wish to upload
  • Select “Create a new folder”
  • Enter a new folder name

Invite to project

Multitask with Slide Over and Split Screen on any compatible iOS 9 devices.

Enjoy a split screen view for iPad users so you can do have the ability to do things like view their model and live image of their construction site simultaneously.

iOS9 split view

 

Optimized for iPad Pro.

That’s right! If you’re lucky enough to own one of these bad boys, we’re optimized, just for you.

Improved 2D/3D files loading time – up to 3x faster!

Faster is better! Your files will now load….3X faster. You’re welcome.

New on Android

Use the new “Share” button to share your files with anyone (no account or plugins needed to view).

To share files:

  • Select the “Info” icon located on the right-hand corner of your file avatar
  • From the “Actions menu” select “Share”
  • Select the method of sharing for your file link

You can now invite new members to join your project and collaborate on designs.

To invite new members to your project:

  • Select the “Info” icon located on the right-hand corner of your project avatar
  • From the “Action menu”, select “Invite to project”
  • Enter the email address of the person you’d like to share your project with
  • Tap “Invite” to send

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