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Change Log version 6.0

20141113-6.0.9.28

  • Fixed: Regression due the changes to solve problem related to macros not being processed.

20141102-6.0.8.27

  • New: Refresh button in search results view.
  • Improved: It is now possible to suppress calendar and events in date topics per project.
  • Improved: Added a switch to control if case of the links should be considered during rename.
  • Improved: Alt+double click on a link declared with CT protocol open topic in a floating windows.
  • Fixed: Images from pages declared with HTTPS are not retrieved.
  • Fixed: Tab images for search images and navigator views were switched.
  • Fixed: Macros sometimes are not processed if multiple commands are declared in the same line.
  • Fixed: Next and Previous buttons now follow the same ordering of Topic list.

20140928-6.0.7.25

  • New: Multiple floating image viewing windows.
  • Improved: Internal viewer for images now scales images in order to fit to screen dimensions.
  • Improved: Added popup menu with Copy, Locate and Close functions in the image viewing window.
  • Improved: Added functions Copy as Text, Copy as Link and Copy as URL to the popup menu of floating window.
  • Improved: Floating window now can be opened clicking in a bookmark holding Alt key.
  • Improved: Combination Alt+double click can now be used in Go To dialog for opening topic in a floating window.
  • Improved: Double click in topic title opens it in a floating window.
  • Improved: Navigator now accepts Alt+double click for opening the selected node in a floating window.
  • Improved: Added function Open Float to the popup menu of the Navigator.
  • Improved: Handling of different types of link in Copy Link function of the Viewer.
  • Fixed: Corrected the caption of Global Find and Global Replace dialogs in order to better reflect their purpose.

20140508-6.0.6.24

  • New: Open multiple selected topics as floating windows using ALT+Enter.
  • Improved: Clicking in the image of Outline's search field clears it.
  • Improved: Outline now accepts drag and drop from topic title and from topic tab.
  • Improved: Handling of paths containing wildcards during export.
  • Fixed: App buttons not working if parameters contained German letters (ä, ö, ü, ß).
  • Fixed: Some menu items are not translated.

20140311-6.0.5.23

  • Improved: Initialization log for plugins are now generated in user folder instead of program folder.
  • Fixed: Title case does not work if selection is in upper case
  • Fixed: ASK returns an empty Edit link for every non-matching name BLOCK
  • Fixed: Property value with apostrophe causes error when used in full text expression

20140105-6.0.4.22

  • Fixed: Exception error when clicking in a red link (empty topic).

20131212-6.0.3.20

  • New: Predicate $Has
  • New: Predicate $File
  • New: Added RTF to Outline export options.
  • Improved: Shortcut to increase/decrease text size in floating windows.
  • Fixed: AV in Navigator under very rare circumstances.
  • Fixed: Changing the font size in viewer using mouse wheel scrolls the text as well.
  • Fixed: App buttons not working in floating windows.
  • Fixed: Viewer loses focus when link is clicked.

20131102-6.0.2.17

  • New: Auto numbering option in Outline.
  • Improved: Click in [Edit] link on a floating window opens the topic for editing.
  • Improved: Added Edit shortcut in floating window.
  • Improved: Added Shift+Enter for previous match in Incremental Search.
  • Fixed: Ctrl+C/Ctrl+V stop working if a node is selected in TOC view.

20130930-6.0.1.16

  • New: Floating windows for previewing any number of topics.
  • New: Named blocks of text. They are defined as comments.
  • New: Trash can for deleted topics. They can be restored from there.
  • New: Tooltips with topic text preview in Navigator (they can be suppressed)
  • New: Auto numbering of headings.
  • New: Background color command added.
  • New: Added switch to Inline queries to search in projects different from the one containing the topic with the query.
  • New: It is now possible to define a folder for Auto backup files.
  • New: Headings in Table of contents view can be edited, created, moved, promoted and demoted.
  • New: URLs can be opened by double-click from edit mode
  • New: Accept outline files as templates
  • New: Added GEFX format to export.
  • New: Added Map plugin support.
  • New: Added Back button in Navigator.
  • New: Added color choice for "like this" bar in Summary view
  • New: Added option to configure meta tags on exporting project in Exporting projects.
  • New: Allow Built-in image as alias
  • New: Enabled editing of headings in Table of contents view
  • New: Added Demote/Promote operations in Table of contents view
  • New: Files and folders can be used as Outline items
  • New: Full text expressions can be used in Graph generation.
  • New: Nodes in the Navigator can be removed.
  • New: Outlines can be saved as templates
  • New: Pop-up menu in Categories view when in Cloud mode
  • New: Project option for disabling inclusions
  • New: Added method FloatTopic to Project class of the OLE Automation interface.
  • New: Title of the main window shows the current project & topic.
  • New: Tooltips with footnote text when the footnote link is hovered.
  • New: Usage of Portable Python allowed.
  • New: Added Filter option for topics without a category.
  • Improved: Insert Text command now accepts CTO and OPML files. Outline is converted to a bulleted list.
  • Improved: Syntax highlighter in edit mode (in Options pane) now supports style commands ( %% ) for Inline styles.
  • Improved: Analysis tool window remembers its settings (options are persistent).
  • Improved: Completion proposal for $FILE, $IMAGE and $MOVIE made smarter.
  • Improved: Completion proposal for $ASK made smarter.
  • Improved: Added scroll bars to notes view.
  • Improved: Auto Link during import. It is done now in two steps.
  • Improved: Capacity of notes view increased to 65000 chars.
  • Improved: Completion proposal displays sub-folders (after $FILE and $IMAGE commands).
  • Improved: Files view was removed. A new section Files was added to the Summary view.
  • Improved: Full support to PCRE regular expression engine.
  • Improved: Handle tables when converting HTML to CT markup. (works on importing HTML files to CT and on pasting them from browsers).
  • Improved: Icons of command buttons are renewed.
  • Improved: In the USB version deleted files are not moved to recycle bin.
  • Improved: Matches in Goto dialog are displayed in bold.
  • Improved: Matches in Outline view are displayed in bold.
  • Improved: Progress bar indicates properly that CT is processing when saving a topic.
  • Improved: Python plugin version 3.3 is now supported.
  • Improved: Removed the [Edit] link when printing topic.
  • Improved: Using filtered topics as a source for Export. The icon filter is removed from the export wizard.
  • Improved: When a project is deleted (from the Project manager), its folder is moved to recycle bin (not erased).
  • Improved: Outline now supports Ctrl+C and Crtl+V shortcuts for copying and pasting names of outline entries.
  • Improved: Goto dialog is a floating window, updated automatically.
  • Improved: File icons now support transparency.
  • Fixed: Drag and drop from Project Outline does not work.
  • Fixed: No icons in Bookmark manager.
  • Fixed: Nested includes do not process footnotes correctly.
  • Fixed: Diff tool viewer doesn't show the full line of changed text.
  • Fixed: Spurious selection of text when dragging a link from viewer.
  • Fixed: Matching words at the beginning of the text may not be highlighted.
  • Fixed: Topics with non-ascii characters are not printed correctly.

Change Log version 5.0

20120709-5.0.0.14

  • Improved: Handling of HTML copied from IE8/IE9. Links and images are copied correctly now.
  • Fixed: Topic is not saved if Back is used after a click in an item of the TOC box.
  • Fixed: An AV could occur while closing the application due screen repaint (very rare).

20120703-5.0.0.13

  • New: Added font configuration in Note views.
  • New: Comment mark-up is added in the next line if enter is pressed in a comment line.
  • New: Allowed the usage of environment variables in the filename of a script.
  • New: Allowed incomplete path in the filename of a script.
  • Improved: Font names are ordered alphabetically in Options dialog.
  • Improved: Internal browser now supports IE8/IE9.
  • Improved: Invalid scripts are not removed anymore during startup.
  • Improved: Invalid scripts are shown in red in the Scripts Manager.
  • Improved: Columns sizes in Scripts Manager are maintained between runs.
  • Fixed: An AV occurs if a note is added to a new topic which is empty.
  • Fixed: Notes pane doesn't save its data when it is in auto-hide mode.
  • Fixed: Clicking IMG not working if there is selected text.
  • Fixed: Program hangs if * is typed in Topic List in tree mode.
  • Fixed: No cursor visible when editing an item in the outline view if font size is larger than 9.

20120526-5.0.0.12

  • Improved: Handling of errors in Page Configuration function.
  • Improved: Handling of database transactions.
  • Fixed: "Use another folder" option for storing new folder is grayed out.
  • Fixed: An AV occurs in Table of Contents when program is closed.

20120512-5.0.0.11

  • New: Added command $NOCALENDAR for suppression of calendar in individual Date topics.
  • New: Table of Contents is automatically updated while editing a topic.
  • Improved: Table of Contents tries to keep nodes collapsed/expanded when switching between modes View/Edit.
  • Improved: Double clicking in an item of the Table of Contents makes the item visible even if the it is already selected.
  • Improved: Long lines are word-wrapped in Table of Contents view.
  • Improved: Added Auto Backup selection during project creation.
  • Improved: Added a CSS class for styling buttons.
  • Improved: Last used icon is remembered while creating a new topic.
  • Improved: Made ConnectedText more responsive during long delete/rename/merge operations.
  • Improved: Minor cosmetics changes in Topic list.
  • Fixed: Print Margins were not remembered.

20120403-5.0.0.10

  • Fixed: When a single word is selected in View mode with a mouse click Copy function is not enabled.
  • Fixed: Some functions in Navigator are resulting in AV due a regression.

20120331-5.0.0.9

  • New: Added new modifiers for date related macros.
  • New: Added buttons for adding date/time in topic name when creating a new topic.
  • Improved: Added standard shortcuts Ctrl+X, Ctrl+A, Ctrl+C and Ctrl+V to Notes view.
  • Improved: Better handling of OPML and MM (Freeplane) files with empty nodes.
  • Improved: Enabled the selection of an existing file when saving a template.
  • Improved: Full screen is maintained when a topic is clicked in a pinned view.
  • Fixed: Merging a topic with an empty date topic can lead to AV if calendar view is visible.
  • Fixed: When swapping desktop layouts, macros get re-rendered with wrong style if syntax highlight is active.
  • Fixed: Selected node is not updated in Navigator after popup menu is removed.
  • Fixed: Link is not created correctly in Outline view if it contains non-ASCII characters.
  • Fixed: When exporting to a single HTML file ConnectedText fails to open the generated file it the name contains spaces.
  • Fixed: Some very obscure minor bugs.

20120304-5.0.0.8

  • New: Custom built-in images.
  • New: Title Case function.
  • New: Switch DESCENDING for inclusion of topics in reverse order.
  • New: Global scope option in Goto function. If marked all open projects are searched.
  • Improved: Smarter auto-link.
  • Improved: Column widths in Agenda are maintained between runs.
  • Improved: Added link to current date in the calendar in date topics.
  • Improved: Added Save to Template to Tab bar popup menu.
  • Improved: Flat option can now be used to extract just the beginning of topic till the first heading.
  • Improved: Goto window is now re-sizable. Size and options are maintained between calls.
  • Fixed: Redirected topic doesn't use custom style sheet for topic.
  • Fixed: Macros are not handled correctly inside property definition.
  • Fixed: Macros are not handled correctly inside category definition.
  • Fixed: $ASK with index format is always displayed in 3 columns regardless of the default configuration.
  • Fixed: Double quotes are not handled correctly in $CHECKBOX command.
  • Fixed: Property names with double quotes are not handled correctly in $LISTBOX and $COMBOBOX commands.
  • Fixed: Icons are not drawn correctly after start up under Windows Vista/7.
  • Fixed: Failure on full screen resolution change.

20120130-5.0.0.7

  • New: Added Union/Intersection options in Filter for categories.
  • New: Added Union/Intersection options in Categories view.
  • Fixed: \\ is not rendered correctly when used at the end of a topic.
  • Fixed: Bad UTF-8 error when script's folder contains non-ascii characters.
  • Fixed: An AV could happen in Analysis Dialog if selected a topic that does not exist anymore.
  • Fixed: Random crashes under Windows 7/Vista.

20120122-5.0.0.5

  • New: Buttons HOME, BACK and FORWARD.
  • New: Option for scope in Full Text Search: Filtered topics.
  • New: Option for scope in Global Find/Replace: Filtered topics.
  • Improved: Added option for grouping date topics by date for HTML export.
  • Improved: Better handling of dictionary files.
  • Improved: Handling of file locks while exporting to a single file.
  • Improved: Export function in Results view now behaves like other views. Exports just the selected topics.
  • Improved: Last used parameters are now retained in Insert Image dialog.
  • Improved: Project tab panel is now hidden when there is just one project open.
  • Improved: ConnectedText is now compatible with Comodo Firewall.
  • Fixed: Topics are not sorted correctly when exported to single HTML file.
  • Fixed: $ASK command containing non-ASCII characters returns nothing (regression).
  • Fixed: A quote is missing in ordered list tags when topics are exported to HTML.
  • Fixed: Generation of HTML Help can fail if a invalid extension is used for HTML export.
  • Fixed: Some $ASK expressions are not considered valid due improved handling of parenthesis (regression).
  • Fixed: Password dialog is covered by splash screen during startup.
  • Fixed: Open function in Image and Files Manager could be used when no file was selected leading to an AV.

20111129-5.0.0.4

  • Improved: Better error handling when ConnectedText shuts down.
  • Improved: Added option for copying dragged URL without page title.
  • Improved: Handling of parenthesis in full text query in order to avoid conflict with include command.
  • Improved: Error handling when exporting to a single file.
  • Fixed: Incorrect handling of values enclosed with double quotation marks in inline style commands.
  • Fixed: $NOCROSS: made the category/related box to disappear in any topic that has categories/related topics.
  • Fixed: Certain constructs of include command could make the program stop responding.
  • Fixed: Incorrect title when URL is dragged from URL button in the internal browser.

20111111-5.0.0.3

  • New: Enabled color configuration of selected items in views.
  • New: Enabled color configuration of caret in editor.
  • New: It is now possible to rename project in Project Manager.
  • New: Added site icon in Internal Browser as source for drag and drop.
  • Improved: = sign is now accepted as part of attribute value.
  • Improved: User Folder is created automatically if it does not exist when license file is saved.
  • Improved: Reject key codes lower than space in editor (Ctrl+Letter sequence)
  • Improved: Small improvements in HTML generation
  • Improved: Several minor improvements in the internal browser
  • Improved: Added additional verification in order to prevent spurious "Cannot open clipboard" error in Vista/7
  • Improved: Handling of invalid UTF8 encoded characters
  • Improved: Allowed deeper nesting when including property values.
  • Improved: Enabled usage of $NOCROSS in Category topics.
  • Fixed: Internal browser generates "invalid floating point" error under specific situations.
  • Fixed: Text alignment is ignored when topic is exported to HTML.
  • Fixed: Invalid index error while importing topics containing invalid characters.
  • Fixed: Include command with section parameter just includes the first match if $ASK is used.
  • Fixed: An error is generated when expanding a node which is a category of a topic in Navigator.
  • Fixed: Categories are not expanded correctly in Navigator (regression).
  • Fixed: Topic named "CON" generates an error when exported.
  • Fixed: AV when tooltip is activated in a dual monitor system.

20110927-5.0.0.2

  • New: Property values in format YYYYMMDD are formatted as date in $SUMMARY and $INFOBOX.
  • New: Added option Reverse for List format in $ASK command.
  • New: Added options NoLetters and Columns for Index format in $ASK command.
  • Improved: Handling of errors during register.
  • Fixed: Syntax highlighter odd behavior when markup contains a "!" or a ":".
  • Fixed: $INFOBOX not working if project is not specified.
  • Fixed: Add function in the Project Manager not working.
  • Fixed: Pinned views are not updated correctly at startup.
  • Fixed: An AV could happen when a file is deleted in Files view using DEL key.
  • Fixed: Pressing F5 in Files view can cause AV.

20110921-5.0.0.1

  • New: Like this section in Summary view with a list of topics similar to the current one being displayed.
  • New: $LIKETHIS predicate for queries.
  • New: Predicate $TREE for collecting all topics of a given category and its subcategories.
  • New: Per-project defined variables called Project macros
  • New: Include macros: $CTVERSION and $TOPICREVISION .
  • New: Powerful controls: checkbox, combobox and listbox.
  • New: Merge topics tool.
  • New: Protect your projects with a password.
  • New: Added ordering option in $SUMMARY command.
  • New: Project Outline view.
  • New: Cloud view for categories.
  • New: Category view mode is stored per project.
  • New: Topics can be filtered from Category view.
  • New: Auto tag tool for categorizing current topic based in the previous usage of categories.
  • New: Category view now shows the number of members of each category (sortable). Count is automatically updated after any change.
  • New: $CLOUD command.
  • New: $WHATIS command (Semantic Incoming Properties).
  • New: Semantic predicate $IS
  • New: Query predicates $ICON , $TOSET and $FROMSET .
  • New: Insert Symbol function.
  • New: Spell checker engine. Any Open Office 3.0 dictionary can be used.
  • New: Spell check ignores plugins, commands and comments.
  • New: Language can be selected per project and changed at any time. Spell check is done only if there is a suitable dictionary for the current language of the project.
  • New: Editor now supports syntax highlighting for includes and plugins.
  • New: Editor now accepts double click command to select a command.
  • New: A double click in an $IMG command now opens window which enables to edit all options of it.
  • New: Include command now accepts parameters.
  • New: Include command now supports user-defined macros.
  • New: Added new button type .
  • New: Added support for Python 2.7 and 3.2.
  • New: Format PIE for inline query results.
  • New: Format SUM for inline query results.
  • New: Options WholeWordsOnly, UseSynonyms, TitleOnly, TextOnly for inline queries.
  • New: First lines of topic are previewed in a tooltip when mouse hovers over a link. File links also have a tooltip.
  • New: $INFOBOX now accepts option to display selected parameters only.
  • New: Added Included in section in the Summary view.
  • New: Entries in brackets in outline creates a link automatically.
  • New: Topics can be selected by revision date or by icon in Exporting projects window.
  • New: Sections in Summary view can now be selected for display.
  • New: Image properties window is now shown after drag and drop or paste of a picture.
  • New: OLE classes: Revision collection class and Revision item class.
  • New: OLE properties in Topic class: Revision and Revisions .
  • New: Method GetRevisions in Topic class.
  • New: Double-clicking $FILE command in Edit mode locates the respective file on disk.
  • New: Ctrl+ double-click in preview mode selects a paragraph with external spaces trimmed.
  • New: Clickable star indicator for bookmarked topics.
  • New: Menu commands Project|Files and Project|Images to open respective project subfolders.
  • New: Menu command Save and reload.
  • New: NOEVENTS switch for Include command.
  • New: $NOEVENTS command for event list suppression in Date topics.
  • New: Recycle bin for deleted topics. Auto Backup saves deleted topics in a special file recycle.cbk , see Recycle bin for deleted topics.
  • New: Option in Analysis tool. It enables to discard empty topics that are categories from the results.
  • New: Help buttons (in dialogs) and toolbar buttons image (in windows) linking to Welcome.chm .
  • New: CSS class to control the $CLOUD result.
  • New: CSS class to control the attribute links.
  • Improved: What links here now displayed as search results for a current topic or selected item in lists.
  • Improved: Browser is now a floating window.
  • Improved: Removed flicker when main screen is resized.
  • Improved: Values in Infobox which are URLs are now displayed as links.
  • Improved: Include options are now kept if referenced topic is renamed.
  • Improved: wildcard support in query predicates $LINKTO , $LINKFROM , $CATEGORY .
  • Improved: Tree in category view now only shows top categories in the first level.
  • Improved: Added Del button as a shortcut to the Delete function in outline view.
  • Improved: Del key should respect editing mode in outline.
  • Improved: Collapse all/Expand all commands added in Outline view and categories tree.
  • Improved: Icons for category view entries: image and image.
  • Improved: Reduced the number of accesses to the database while rendering topic.
  • Improved: Numbered lists are better handled in the editor. A starting number can now be enforced.
  • Improved: Bullet now disappears on a line if pressing Enter twice in Editor.
  • Improved: Brace matching in Editor uses bold and red.
  • Improved: Better alphabetical and numerical sorting of properties and attributes in $SUMMARY and $CROSS results.
  • Improved: Nesting inclusions in include commands allowed.
  • Improved: Headings which contain links are accepted as anchors.
  • Improved: Completion proposal now shows 10 lines.
  • Improved: Goto window now passes typed text as a proposal of topic name after clicking New.
  • Improved: Added a Keep open option in Goto window.
  • Improved: $Category and $Related Built-in commands commands do not accept circular reference: a topic cannot be a category of/refer to itself.
  • Improved: Expand All/Collapse All in Editor work the same way as in the Viewer.
  • Improved: GraphViz plugin can now use Graphviz installed in the USB drive. See: Using Graphviz with USB version.
  • Improved: Detection of hhc.exe for Exporting projects. HHC.EXE is accepted without a path (program folder assumed). Environment variables are accepted in HHC path and in destination folder path.
  • Improved: h1 tag is now used for topic titles when exporting in HTML.
  • Improved: Added column Project notes in Project manager.
  • Improved: Added column in Category view with number of members.
  • Improved: Changed how indented paragraphs are rendered in HTML.
  • Improved: Current topic is saved automatically before Global Search/Replace.
  • Improved: Images and files manager now shows unused project's files/images.
  • Improved: In Insert image window custom image prefix is deselected to type image file names easily.
  • Improved: Increased size of topic notes from 2000 to 10000 characters.
  • Improved: Better handling of filenames enclosed in quotes.
  • Improved: Better handling of images in header/footer of HTML export.
  • Improved: Detection of default browser in Windows Vista/7.
  • Improved: Saved name of the active filter appears in its own panel in the status bar of the topic list.
  • Improved: Column widths in Files view is remembered between sessions and after docking/undocking.
  • Improved: Added an indicator for USB version in the title of main screen.
  • Improved: Viewer pop-up menu reorganized. "What Links Here" command added to it.
  • Improved: Viewer text size is remembered per project.
  • Improved: Accepted configuration of Internal editor without path: program folder assumed.
  • Improved: Attribute input window expanded.
  • Improved: This project Welcome to ConnectedText is much renewed and expanded, and packed with examples. Lots of images added/updated.
  • Fixed: Commands ending with ]]] were not rendered correctly in the editor with syntax highlighter active.
  • Fixed: Full text search matches were not highlighted for some full text expressions containing AND and NOT or if word contains quotes or apostrophes.
  • Fixed: No match if accented characters and wildcards were used with predicates LinkTo/LinkFrom in full text expressions.
  • Fixed: Python plugin generated error message with bad UTF8 for non-English Windows.
  • Fixed: No-wiki markup should not be considered inside preformatted block.
  • Fixed: A wrong path could be displayed in Insert Image dialog when selecting a file in Windows Vista/7.
  • Fixed: Menu for icon selection in Images and Files manager would be enabled even if the selected file was not linked to any topic.
  • Fixed: Topics containing several movies in sequence would not be exported correctly to HTML or HTML Help.
  • Fixed: Error while building Infobox of a topic belonging to a closed project.
  • Fixed: One icon for all .lnk files regardless of what they are linked to.
  • Fixed: Topics starting with $ were not rendered correctly in links.
  • Fixed: Bad UTF8 when scanning files/images.
  • Fixed: If $ASK command was incomplete a BAD_UTF8 error message could appear.
  • Fixed: PCRE error -8 due mal-formed command in long lines.
  • Fixed: Invalid XHTML ('</br>') in exported property/value pages.
  • Fixed: Thumb images 100% smaller than 90%.
  • Fixed: Sort order was not maintained between runs in Search Results view.
  • Fixes: Typing in viewer could thrown an exception if Topic List was not visible.
  • Fixed: Minor memory leaks.
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