New Features

new features

List of main features and fixes in version

  • Colors can now be linked to a data source field.
  • Barcode symbols now support fading color pens.
  • Added renewal button and messages for expired subscriptions.
  • Added data connection driver check for Office 2010 and above.
  • File open/save dialogs now properly store the last used path for future uses.
  • Under Windows 8.1 and above export to vector PDF would, on systems with screen scaling larger than 100%, result in graphics smaller than page.
  • Fixed bug that would prevent viewing margin controls in Layout/Custom.
  • Fixed bug that would prevent proper data-connected label export when layout rendering order was set to "By row then by column".
  • Fixed minor bugs.

List of main features and fixes in version 6.2:

  • Added image crop support.
  • Added support for page scrolling with the mouse wheel.
  • Added sorting feature in field selector panel.
  • Added offset feature for field numeric values.
  • Added auto-reduce feature for large images.
  • Added offline printer check before printing to avoid possible crashes with certain printer drivers.
  • Added support for carriage return AI splitting in GS1 barcode symbologies.
  • Clarified "Auto" icons in rich text toolbars.
  • Recent file list now holds up to 16 items.
  • CTRL+N now loads the defalt template. CTR+SHIFT+N creates a new empty job with the current layout.
  • Added buy reminder after a few days from installation.
  • Fixed placement error for text with very large fonts.
  • Fixed occasional crash after showing Open file dialog.
  • Fixed minor bugs.

List of main features and fixes in version 6.1:

  • Greatly improved file management, especially for large files.
  • Added full support for eastern languages (Korean, Japanese, Chinese).
  • Added commands for layout rotation.
  • Added automatic image rotation based on EXIF tag.
  • Normalized layouts with proper predefined page size.
  • In the Layout form, the search box is always visible.
  • Added Reset filter button in filter view.
  • Added image file size warning for images larger than 1MB.
  • Added progress indicator for long file load/save operations.
  • Default template is now unique for each user.
  • Layout form now always shows the layout name in the title bar.
  • Fixed QR code bug that would make them unreadable under certain conditions.
  • Fixed bug in print range form that wouldn't allow numbers with more than 2 digits.
  • Fixed bug in counter form that crashed the application in case the Update start after print option was checked.
  • Fixed bug on text read from db ending with a space.
  • Fixed highlight color not showing during field element drag.
  • Fixed First line contains headers value not properly stored.
  • Fixed Use full ascii value not properly stored for barcodes.
  • Fixed GS1-128 barcode symbology showing on ribbon menu for Basic version but not supported.
  • Fixed error causing not generating code-128 based symbologies on DBCS Windows (Korean, Japanese, Chinese).
  • Fixed state of undo/redo buttons on application load.
  • Fixed minor bugs.

List of main features added in version 6.0:

  • Added support for RTF text.
  • Completely new user interface with Office-like ribbon menus.
  • Added support for vector PDF export.
  • New barcode symbologies: Aztec, MS-Plessey and improved readability on QR codes.
  • Simplified in-place editing, making label creation much faster.
  • New advanced data connectivity features, such as custom database connections, filter view, field drag & drop.
  • Added support for Unicode texts and added 9 new languages for the user interface.
  • Tons of new editing features, such as drop shadow, polygon shapes and stars, grids, print a range of labels and more.