Version 11.0 (11.74) Update

BikeCAD Pro version 11 was released March 11, 2014.  Version 11 includes the following enhancements:

BikeCAD Pro version 11.5 was released August 1, 2014. Version 11.5 includes the following enhancements:

  • Model fillets to better represent smooth joints.
  • Choose from standard head tubes including tapered profiles.
  • Obtain center to center tube lengths accounting for phase blocks in Sputnik Tool's mitering fixture.
  • Integrate fork into the paint scheme of the frame.
  • Option to mount seat stays to seat tube pinch boss.
  • New option for creating angular user dimensions.
  • New Desert fox dimension for jig setup.
  • UCI regulations take into account tandems.
  • Miter templates take into account tandem tubes and extra tubes.
  • Down tube miter templates have seam located along bottom of tube (used to be on the side of tube).
  • Option to disable the display of the rear dropout while still showing the rest of the frame.
  • New desktop icon for PC and Mac versions.
  • Mac version is now code signed. It also contains its own Java Runtime Environment version 1.7 and therefore does not require that Java be installed on the system. Another Mac version prepared with Java 1.5 is available for older Macs incapable of running Java 1.7.
  • Additional brand logos added.

BikeCAD Pro version 11.7 was released October 25, 2014. Version 11.7 includes the following enhancements:

BikeCAD Pro version 11.71 was released October 27, 2014. Version 11.71 was solely released to correct an issue in version 11.7 which caused problems when selecting a non-default location for configuration files.

BikeCAD Pro version 11.72 was released October 31, 2014. Version 11.72 includes the following enhancements:

  • Mac version is code signed on Mac OS X 10.10 (Yosemite). This ensures the greatest compliance with Mac's Gatekeeper utility which was first introduced in Mac OS X 10.7.5.
  • Updated Chinese and Italian translations.
  • New dimensions including a second form of Saddle to handlebar reach.
  • Corrected problem with Pinion gearboxes used in conjunction with non-tapered seat stays.
  • Additional brand logos added.

BikeCAD Pro version 11.74 was released November 19, 2014. Version 11.74 includes the following enhancements:

If you purchased BikeCAD Pro online from the new web site, you should be able to login to their account and download version 11.71 as described here. For info on updating BikeCAD Pro while maintaining your previous configuration, see here.

If you purchased BikeCAD Pro from the old site, you are encouraged to register for a free account on the new site. Once you've done that let me know and I will manually change your status to BikeCAD Pro owner and grant you access to download BikeCAD Pro from within your account. However, notices about new updates of BikeCAD Pro will continue to be distributed through the BikeCAD Pro Updates Google group which all BikeCAD Pro customers are encouraged to join. Please subscribe by entering your e-mail address in the text field below.

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I can't intstall the mac version of BCPro11.0

I get the following error window:

"Bike Pro" is damanged and can't be opened. You should move it to the trash.





I had to get a new PC and am reinstalling BikeCad Pro 11.5.  I download the zip file, click it, see a pop up saying extracting 4 files.  If finishes, disappears and then nothing.  Can't find where the applicaiton was installed, or even if it was installed.  Please help.  Dealing with deadlines.