Autodesk ReCap / Autodesk ReCap Pro Update version 22.1.0 - Release Notes

Thank you for downloading Autodesk® ReCap / Autodesk ReCap Pro Update version 22.1.0

This release note contains the latest information regarding the installation and use of this update. It is strongly recommended that you read this entire document before you apply this update to your product. For reference, you should save this document to your hard drive or print a copy.

Affected Products

This update applies to the following products:

·         Autodesk ReCap / Autodesk ReCap Pro (version: 22.0.0)

What is included?

New Features:

·         Automatically extract matching targets within a scan group during registration when users manually add one target.

·         Allow users to define target prefix.

·         Allow customized RMS coloring thresholds for registration report.

·         Display scan location quality report after cloud to cloud registration is complete.

·         Support synchronizing point deletion in 3D view to RealView.

·         Support inches & fractions unit type.

·         Support specifying unit type of raw scan to be imported in DeCap command-line tool.

·         Show scan file path in project scan navigator.


·         Improved file uploading stability for scan-to-mesh service.

·         Improved stability when registering large group of scans.

·         Improved performance when importing registered project.

·         Improved user experience in scan list and target navigation in registration view.

·         Improved performance in project optimization during Save and Save As.

·         Show progress bar during project Save and project Save As.

·         Added information in logging file when some error happens to importing / indexing workflow.

Fixed Issues:

·         Fixed the issues of scan group registration.

·         Fixed the issue that target extraction sometimes doesn't recognize target and causes ReCap to hang.

·         Fixed the issue in target enhancement.

·         Fixed the issue of merging ReCap projects with survey information or project with large coordinates.

·         Fixed the issue that overwriting a project using the same name deletes all the scans.

·         Fixed the issue that dimension stops showing when Start and end point aren't in the same screen in Real View.

·         Fixed the issue that Limit box inside surfaces cannot be selected with SHIFT key.

·         Fixed deleted points recovering issues.

·         Fixed the issue that projects that are created outside ReCap Pro load with a blank view.

·         Fixed the issue that network license is not automatically accepted after initial activation in ReCap.

·         Fixed issue where overview map scan location moved if project is launched before importing completes.

·         Fixed issue where temp files used for scan-to-mesh service are not cleaned up.

·         Fixed localization issues.

·         Fixed security vulnerability.


·         Point cloud deletion and region editing are disabled when the unassigned point region is hidden.

·         Copy relevant files in Temporary Cache Files during Save As.

Installation Instructions

You must have administrative privileges on your Microsoft® Windows® operating system to complete the installation process.

1. Updating Autodesk ReCap / Autodesk ReCap Pro on a single computer:

a. Using Autodesk Desktop App:

·         Ensure Autodesk ReCap version 22.0.0 is installed on the computer.

·         Launch Autodesk Desktop App from the system tray or from Start -> Autodesk -> Autodesk Desktop App.

·         Click on the 'Updates' tab; ReCap Pro 2022.1 Update should be visible in the list.

·         Click on 'Install'. The new update will be downloaded and installed. Autodesk ReCap current version 22.0.0 will be updated to version 22.1.0.

*         More information on Autodesk Desktop App is available at:

b. Direct download & install:

·         Ensure Autodesk ReCap version 22.0.0 is installed on the computer.

·         Login to Autodesk Account:

·         Download ReCap Pro 2022.1 Update from "Product Updates"

·         Double click on the executable (*.exe) file

·         Follow the installation instructions on the screen. ReCap Pro's current version 22.0.0 will be updated to version 22.1.0.

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