patch V5.2.2760 for The Panorama Factory V5.2
- Adds 84 new cameras to the camera library.
- Updates the Catalan, Chinese-Traditional, French, Hungarian,
Japanese, Russian and Turkish translations.
- Corrects the problems
described in Trouble Reports
1346. (These trouble reports apply only to the Mac edition;
the Windows editions do not exhibit these problems.)
The Panorama Factory download files were
updated to V5.2.2760 on January 12, 2009. If you downloaded
The Panorama Factory after after this update, you already have the
most up-to-date version of the software and you do not need to
download the patch.
Download from inside The Panorama Factory
The easiest way to download the patch is from inside The Panorama
Factory. Open the
Check for software updates
dialog box (Help menu).
This dialog box (new in V5.1) will tell you whether or not a patch or update is available for
your copy of The Panorama Factory. If one is available, there will be a
download button that will automatically select the correct download file.
Choose the patch yourself
To decide which patch to download, open the About dialog box (Help menu).
Select the More button. The dialog box expands and shows detailed
information about the version of The Panorama Factory that is installed on
The first line shows full version information including build number.
The Panorama Factory V5.2.2760
The four digit number tells the build number. You need to install a patch
only if it has a larger build number.
The second line shows the Edition name. It will include one of these
You should install the patch with the corresponding edition name.
NOTE: The x64 Edition setup installs both the x64 and
m32 versions of The Panorama Factory. The splash image shown on the
About dialog box will display either "x64 Edition" or "m32 Edition"
depending upon which version you selected from the Windows Start menu.
So you cannot use the splash image to decide which patch to download.
Instead, you should refer to the text in the expanded About dialog box to
decide which patch to download.
m32 Edition patch:
x64 Edition patch
Legacy Edition patch
To install the patch, either:
Select the "Open" button on the File
Download dialog box (Internet Explorer) to run the setup automatically
after the download finishes;
Save the patch file to your computer and
then double-click it from Windows Explorer.
- If the patch disk image does not open
automatically in Finder, locate the downloaded file with Finder and
double-click it to open it.
- In Finder, you should see a window with
some instructions and the icon for a file with a name similar to
- Double-click the Do_Patch icon to install
- A Terminal window opens and displays
messages about the patch installation.
- If all goes well, the messages in the
Terminal window will tell you that the patch is complete.
- Close the Terminal window and eject the