Release Notes - Version


We recommend that you upgrade to the latest version of Expert Estimation to gain access to application enhancements and bug fixes as soon as possible.

Please review the following list carefully as it may contain some alterations to existing functionality and features which can affect the way the program is used and the results obtained.


  • Added Performance Counters to assist in monitoring and diagnosing Server Performance.


  • Improved handling of disconnections from the Server.
  • Added an option to force Software Rendering.
  • Upgraded the structure of Export files to improve import/export performance and handling of larger projects.


  • Resolved an issue where multiple toast errors were shown when attempting to undo a Cost Estimate operation to reassign a Resource that no longer exists.
  • Resolved an issue where copying a Schedule Item from one project to another that has conflicting Resource information now refreshes the displayed information correctly.
  • Resolved an issue where pasting a Schedule Item containing Matrix Items into a blank Project would cause an error when opening the Matrix Items window.
  • Resolved an issue where in some circumstances the Paste action in the Matrix Items window shows as incorrectly active.
  • Resolved an issue where some upgrades would fail because a file wasn't where it was supposed to be.
  • Resolved an issue where opening another Project with unsaved Project Properties changes could result in an error.
  • Resolved an issue where exceptionally long paths prefixed with "\\?\" would result in an exception when browsing to select an export location for a report.
  • Resolved an issue where the Paste action on a Blank Schedule would not be active when there was valid data in the clipboard.
  • Resolved an issue where undoing a change to the Base Quantity of a Group Resource could result in an exception.
  • Resolved an issue where saving changes to the Project Properties would remove Linked Projects.
  • Resolved an issue where a licence would be incorrectly released when there were multiple instances running for a single user in a single session.
  • Resolved an issue where Code Allocations to specific Cost Estimate lines resulted in inaccurate allocations to subsequent lines.
  • Resolved an issue where undoing the removal of Cost Schedule lines would not correctly restore the line numbers in a formula referencing those lines.
  • Resolved an issue where Find and Replace was able to create invalid Matrix Item names.
  • Resolved an issue where undoing a Matrix Item assignment to revert to a Matrix Item that is now removed, would result in an error.
  • Resolved an issue where the Total column in the Submission Schedule Excel export would be set to Text instead of Numbers.
  • Resolved an issue where it was possible to add duplicate Linked Projects to a Project.
  • Resolved an issue where Group Resources with Formula would cause the User Defined Column Analysis to fail.
  • Fixed a number of reported and unreported bugs.