v4.0.2 is now available for download.
We have added the following enhancements:
- You can now use gradients instead of single
colours for tables and chairs. Gradients can help to make
your printouts more visually appealing (see image right).
- We have included an import mapping for
below). This makes it easier to import guest lists exported from
following bugs have been fixed:
scaling in the Table plan
pane when tables differ considerably in size.
scaling in the Guest
chart or Table
chart pane when printed over multiple panes.
warnings about locked guests in the Schematic
pane when dragging.
- Problems with selecting and dragging rotated
text in the Stationery
- Intermittent crash caused by resizing a floor
plan using the Dimensions
window (hopefully, it is hard to be sure with intermittent bugs).
here to find out more or download the new version
v4.0.2 is only being released to newsletter subscribers. We expect to
make it more generally available within a couple of weeks, depending on
feedback we receive. As always, please
any bugs or problems.
PerfectTablePlan on a memory
If you use PerfectTablePlan on more than one
might want to consider using it from a memory stick.
install PerfectTablePlan onto a memory stick:
your memory stick into the USB slot or card reader.
the PerfectTablePlan installation, from a download or CD.
PerfectTablePlan to a new folder on the memory stick drive. For example:
the Windows version to \PerfectTablePlan\Windows
the MacOSX version to /PerfectTablePlan/Mac
any plan files in \PerfectTablePlan\plans
run PerfectTablePlan you now just need to double click on the
executable file on the drive, for example:
- Windows: \PerfectTablePlan\Windows\TablePlanner_4_0_2.exe
settings and preferences are stored locally on each machine, not on the
memory stick. So you will need to set them up when you run
PerfectTablePlan from the
memory stick on a new machine. For example, you will have to re-add
your licence key. But you will only have to do this once for each
PerfectTablePlan plan files are fully
portable between Windows and MacOSX, so you can even work on the
same plan file on your memory stick from both Windows and MacOSX
machines. PerfectTablePlan is licensed per person, not per computer, so
you only need a single licence to use PerfectTablePlan on multiple
machines (for your own use).
PerfectTablePlan with pingg.com
We mentioned in newsletter
14 how you can use evite.com
to take the hard work out of managing your RSVPs. pingg.com now offers a
pingg.com will send out your invitations and
create a guest
list from the responses. You can then export the guest list for import
straight into PerfectTablePlan. We have even added an import mapping to
To export your pingg.com guest list:
- Click on the print & export
button in your guest list.
- Click on the DOWNLOAD link.
- Save to a .csv file.
To import your guest list into PerfectTablePlan:
- Select File>Import.
- Select Excel/CSV/text
file and click OK.
- Select the pingg.com file you exported.
- Select pingg.com
export from the File
type drop-down list (available only in PerfectTablePlan
v4.0.2 and later).
- Click OK.
free for email invitations, but there is a fee for sending printed
Over two million
We estimate that PerfectTablePlan has now seated
over two million guests in more than 50 countries. See
our press release for more details.