Recent Enhancements 8.0-2

Dimension 8.0-2 Major Release

September 15th 2021 / 8.0-2.1

Major Changes

This update offers the latest enhancements to Dimension’s underlying database engine.


  • 64Bit Excel plugin (eTkoExcel64.dll) is now available
    • User preference checkbox installs appropriate version of plugin based on Excel bitness (32bit or 64bit)
  • Upgrade Dimension stand-alone and server to Faircom DB v12
    • Requires upgrading both Dimension to v8.0, and server to v12.0
    • This update offers the latest updates and enhancements to Dimension’s underlying database engine

Bug Fixes

  • Fix for first point draw issue with rubberbanding off

WARNING: Upgrading from version 7 or earlier requires a database conversion. If you have multiple users with a common database, eTakeoff Client/Server or keep your database on a separate computer, the upgrade must be coordinated carefully. Please have your network administrator read the instructions below before upgrading. Customers who are current on the Maintenance Agreement for their Client/Server license will receive an email with their new Client/Server license files.

If your Client/Server Maintenance Agreement has expired, you will not be able to upgrade Dimension or your Client/Server software from this point on. eTakeoff customers contact us at (888) 825-2877 x1008 for more information and to update your maintenance. Sage customers contact your Sage representative.

eTakeoff Customers

Sage Customers

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Earlier Enhancements

Click here to see earlier enhancements.