Changes log 2020
2020/Nov/18 Version 1.3.6 Beta 1
Remarks:
  • This version requires .NET 4.8.
  • Watch folders are now disabled by default. You can enable this feature in settings/batch/watch folder.
  • The PAC export tag has changed. Please revise your tag if you used a W16 encoding.
Fixes:
  • EBU: Fixed crash importing corrupted EBU files.
  • Japanese: Fixed problem positioning single lines when using the "base descender" rest.
  • Karaoke: Fixed crash when creating karaoke with no "karaoke options" tag.
  • Render: Fixed problem indexing runs inside a line.
  • WebVTT: Fixed problem encoding HTML entities. Unicode characters were also encoded.
  • iTunes iTT: Fixed problem importing raised subtitles.
Improvements:
  • Commands: The "apply preset to track" command now allows to select the "preset link mode".
  • Dictionaries: Improved dialog when removing a dictionary. It now shows the dictionary path.
  • Dictionaries: Improved dictionary optimization. When removing duplicated words, now the case-sensitive one is kept.
  • Dictionaries: Small changes in the dictionary editor
  • FontTools: Updated to version 4.17.1.
  • GUI: Improved antialias in bitmap controls.
  • GUI: The filter boxes now support words in any order and partial words.
  • Import: Imported tracks with empty names will now be corrected to "Track".
  • Japanese: Improved auto-aligning of rubies in lines with a single run. Now line alignment is considered.
  • Karaoke: New support to choose the effect mode for previous/next karaoke segments.
  • Karaoke: New support to choose the minimum and maximum effect value.
  • Karaoke: The "karaoke font color effect" tag has a new option to select whether or not to dissolve the color.
  • Monitor tool: Small changes in the monitor settings window.
  • Monitor tool: The magnifier's center point is now adjusted consireding stereoscopic.
  • Monitor tool: The displayed pixel information now supports stereoscopic.
  • PAC format: New option to export using any encoding.
  • Project editor: The font name control now allows to enter any font name (which allows to specify a font name even if it is not installed).
  • Reels: The reel wizard now displays the destination project.
  • Settings: The application log and project log settings are now in two different tabs.
  • Sony BDN: Now the font name is imported. The font name is resolved by analyzing the font file.
  • Sony BDN: Now the font path is imported.
  • Subtitler: The statusbar now displays information about the active playlist.
  • Subtitler: The statusbar now displays the project duration.
  • Subtitler: When dropping media files into the subtitler to create reels, now a dialog allows to select the destination project.
  • Tags: Improved "encoding encode support" tag. It can report now if the encoded text will differ from the original.
  • Tags: Improved "tate-chu-yoko (auto)" tag. It allows now to convert Latin numbers to Fullwidth.
  • Tags: Improved "tate-chu-yoko (auto)" tag. It allows now to specify lengths for words and numbers.
  • Tags: New option in the font path tag to set the path only if the current one is empty.
  • Tags: New option in the font path tag to set the path using the custom font's path.
  • TimedText: New language option to export ISO 639-1 codes.
  • Timeline tool: The context menu to create clips, now works even if the track is not focused.
  • Unicode: Improved generation of combined names for UniHan characters.
  • Utilities: Corrected wrong labels in the simplify nodes utility.
  • Utilities: New option in the simplify nodes utility to select how to set the keyframe value.
  • Utilities: The "set line alignment" utility now allows to remove any existing alignment before applying a new one.
  • Utilities: The "set line alignment" utility now allows to specify which text elements to tag/markup.
  • Watch folder: The folder structure window now counts only files ignoring settings files.
New features:
  • Clips scopes: New "raised" scope.
  • Commands: New "guess language" command. It analyzes subtitles' text and displays possible languages.
  • Comparer tool: New "text areas" comparer. It reports differences in text position and size.
  • Dictionaries: Dictionaries have now a "case-sensitive" option. When enabled, word matching will be case-sensitive (ditionary optimization too).
  • Dictionaries: Dictionaries have now a "sorted" option. Enable this flag if the words are sorted alphabetically. Word look-up will be much faster.
  • Flags: New "lyrics" flag.
  • Flags: New "right-to-left" flag.
  • Flags: New "vertical" flag.
  • Import: New error message when importing a font name which is not installed.
  • Import: New option to name imported tracks using the track's language. Using English name or ISO 639-1. (settings/import/import defaults).
  • Import: New option to remove imported font names (settings/import/default).
  • Markups: New option in the markups menu (subtitle editor) to add Japanese boten.
  • Monitor tool: New option to set a background color. This color layer is on top of the movie, so it can be used to dim the movie picture, increasing text contrast.
  • Overlays: New "karaoke" overlay. It displays the karaoke pointer.
  • Overlays: New "screen size reference" overlay. It displays a guide to simulate a different screen size/aspect ratio.
  • PAC format: Added Cyrillic PAC encoding.
  • Plug-ins: New Netflix plug-in. All Netflix functions have been moved into this plug-in. It is installed by default.
  • Project: Current time position is now saved insise the project file.
  • Project: New option to use the saved time-head position when opening a project (settings/project open/use saved time-head position).
  • Providers manager: New option to display all accepted Netflix glyphs.
  • Subtitle editor tool: New button to flag subtitles as right-to-left.
  • Subtitle editor tool: New button to flag subtitles as vertical.
  • Subtitle info tool: New button to flag subtitles as right-to-left.
  • Subtitle info tool: New button to flag subtitles as vertical.
  • Subtitler tool: New "track/content/guess language" menu.
  • Subtitles: New support for directly flag subtitles as right-to-left.
  • Subtitles: New support for directly flag subtitles as vertical.
  • Tags: New "allowed quotes (pairs)"" report tag. It reports subtitles with forbidden quotes, specifying a style pair.
  • Tags: New "allowed quotes"" report tag. It reports subtitles with forbidden quotes.
  • Tags: New "paragraph size (vertical text)"" tag.
  • Tags: New "replace digits"" tag. It converts digits from one language (Unicode block) to another.
  • Tags: New tag to disable custom font rendering.
  • Tags: New tag to remove the custom font.
  • Tags: New tag to remove the font path.
  • Text: Support for more hyphens: two-Em dash, three-Em dash, fullwidth hyphen-minus.
  • Text: Support for new kind spaces. "Japanese ideographic", "mathematical", "zero width No-break" and "Ogham" .
  • TimedText: New "Disney+" format.
  • Utilities: New "right-to-left" utility to set the right-to-left flag in subtitles.
  • Utilities: New "set directionality codes (right-to-left)" utility. Similar to the "set directionality codes" utility but with the option to select a codes pair.
  • Utilities: New "vertical" utility to set the vertical flag in subtitles.
  • Utilities: New generate nodes utility. It can create nodes for keyframes automatically.
  • Utilities: New option in the generate nodes utility. The "increase 0% to 100% (2 nodes)" mode creates a 0 to 100 ramp up.
  • Utilities: New option in the generate nodes utility. The "set value from highest node" mode sets the kayframe value using the highest node.
  • Video: New Newtek NDI player. It supports only video.
  • Watch folder: New option to enable automatic watch folder refresh using a timer.
  • Windows: Support for Windows October 2020 update (20H2).
2020/Oct/16 Version 1.3.5
Fixes:
  • Undo: Fixed problem adding grouped undo levels.
Improvements:
  • Clips scope: Removed the "with flags" clip scope.
  • FontTools: Updated to version 4.16.1.
  • Fonts: Improved function to resolve font names when importing files (Digital Cinema).
  • Fonts: Improved function to resolve font paths when importing files (Digital Cinema).
  • Languages: Improved conversion from Digital Cinema language code to BCP-47.
  • Settings: Duplicated categories are not displayed now.
  • System: Support for more kinds of quotes.
New features:
  • Tags: New replace quotes tag. It convert quotes from one type to another.
  • Unicode browser: New option to find characters by Unicode type.
  • Unicode browser: New option to find characters by value range.
2020/Oct/01 Version 1.3.5 Beta 8
Remarks:
  • It is recommended to install .NET 4.8, but not mandatory.
Fixes:
  • GUI: Fixed bug measuring empty column panels.
  • Tags: Undocked tags showed the expander button.
  • Undo: Fixed bug undoing created clips. Clips could get the wrong index.
Improvements:
  • Explorer info tool: Tracks that are not renderable are dimmed.
  • Export: Improved export of text files (streams auto-flush).
  • Flags: Clips's protected flag is now passed to the render pipeline.
  • Flags: Track's master flag is now passed to the render pipeline.
  • Flags: Track's protected flag is now passed to the render pipeline.
  • Formats: Improved script export for many existing formats. Now using a new stream writer.
  • GUI: Clips that are not renderable are dimmed in the list tool.
  • Keyframe editor: New option to avoid nodes with a value outside the valid range ("settings/tools/keyframe editor/limit node values").
  • Keyframe editor: Small improvements in the GUI.
  • Keyframe editor: Values and units are now refreshed when the kind of keyframe is changed (in the parent track).
  • Lambda export: New "dash conversion" option. Useful when exporting using encoding Japanese 932 to make all dashes valid.
  • Render: Raised subtitles inherit down the raised flag.
  • SubStation Alpha: Encoding is now always exported, even when formatting is disabled.
  • Subtitle info tool: It displays the renderable status of clips.
  • System: Improved XML serialization of the render pipeline. User flags are included.
  • System: Improved XML serialization of the render pipeline. User variables are included.
  • Tags: The "keep text inside" has X and Y disabled by default.
  • Tags: The "variable Id" has been renamed to "variable".
  • Tags: The "variable" has been renamed to "custom variable".
  • Timeline info tool: Tracks that are not renderable are dimmed
  • Tracks: Removed "not master" track scope. The master track scope allows to invert the condition.
  • Tracks: The "type" track scope allows to invert the condition.
  • Utilities: The "fix separation" and "set separation" utilities allows to choose a mode. It is possible to modify the duration or next clip's time-in.
New features:
  • Clip scopes: New "custom flag" clip scope.
  • Clip scopes: New "flag" clip scope.
  • Commands: New "toggle custom flag" command.
  • Commands: New "toggle flag" command.
  • Communication: New option in "settings/communication/communication" to auto-start communications when the application is launched.
  • Element finders: New "focused marker" element finder.
  • Element finders: New "subtitles track below" element finder.
  • Element finders: New "track above" element finder.
  • Element finders: New "track below" element finder.
  • Element finders: New internal support to use element finders in utilities.
  • FFmpeg: New option to specify the location of the ffmpeg.exe file.
  • Flags: Improved integration of flags to the render pipeline.
  • Flags: New "credits" flag. You can use this flag in subtitles that contain the translator's name/company.
  • Flags: New "main title" flag. You can use this flag in subtitles that contain the title of the movie.
  • Frame rates: New internal support for frame rates 47.952 and 59.94.
  • GUI: New option to change the background of the monitor. Available in settings/interface/visual style.
  • Karaoke: New "merge paragraphs" option. It indicates if overlapping subtitles with karaoke will be considered as a single karaoke.
  • Keyframe editor: New D-pad control to move nodes.
  • Keyframe editor: New button to interpolate the node time position.
  • Keyframe editor: New button to interpolate the node value.
  • Settings: New editing/flags tab. It allows to create custom flags.
  • Settings: New option to confirm when removing a keyframe node (settings/interface/dialogs).
  • SubStation Alpha: New support to export karaoke.
  • SubStation Alpha: New support to export script comments in the file header.
  • Tags: New "clip with custom flag" report tag.
  • Tags: New "clip with flag" report tag.
  • Tags: New "custom flag On" tag. It allows to enable an custom flag.
  • Tags: New "custom flag" condition tag. It creates a condition if a custom flag is enabled.
  • Tags: New "custom flag" tag. It allows to enable, disable or invert a custom flag.
  • Tags: New "flag On" tag. It allows to enable a flag.
  • Tags: New "flag" condition tag. It creates a condition if a flag is enabled.
  • Tags: New "flag" tag. It allows to enable, disable or invert a flag.
  • Tags: New "font color by style" tag. It changes the color of italic/bold text.
  • Tags: New "line alignment (vertical text)" tag to set the alignment only to vertical subtitles.
  • Tags: New "paragraph vertical alignment (vertical text)" tag to set the alignment only to vertical subtitles.
  • Tags: New "set custom variable" tag.
  • Tags: New "set variable" tag.
  • Tags: New "track with custom flag" report tag.
  • Tags: New "track with flag" report tag.
  • Tracks: New "custom flag" track scope. It allows to work with a given custom flag.
  • Tracks: New "flag" track scope. It allows to work with tracks with a given flag.
  • Undo: New internal support for combine undo levels and add elements to selected levels.
2020/Aug/23 Version 1.3.5 Beta 7
Remarks:
  • It is recommended to install .NET 4.8, but not mandatory.
Fixes:
  • Batch: Removing files from the ignore-file list caused a crash.
  • Markups: Some closed markups continued affecting the next text run.
  • System: Removing some temporal files caused Windows to show a dialog.
  • Utilities: Macros that do not modify any element did not advance the progressbar.
  • Video: The probressbar could be unaccurate when exporting several videos in the same run.
Improvements:
  • Batch: Removed function to expand/collapse jobs.
  • Batch: Saving a settings file removes the "source path" parameter, and other unnecessary fields.
  • Captions: Text converted to closed captions also considers the visibility flag of the text.
  • FontTools: Updated to version 4.14.0.
  • Fonts: The "copy font file" tag allows to specify the maximum files to copy. A warning is displayed if the limit exceeds.
  • Fonts: The "copy font file" tag has new options to select the fonts source.
  • Fonts: The "copy font file" tag has new options to treat italic/bold fonts as regular.
  • Grid: Changed the rows and columns limits. Row zero and column zero can be selected.
  • History tool: Improved design of undo levels.
  • Overlays: The "Hierarchy" overlay can display information about tags.
  • Overlays: The "Hierarchy" overlay displays only rendered elements.
  • Overlays: The default font size for all overlays is 3%.
  • Overlays: The font size for overlays can be between 1% and 20%.
  • Render: New support to have tagged text inside a markup span.
  • Subtitler: The workspace menu displays the name of the current GUI workspace, if any.
  • System: Support to display HResult errors as text, not as hexa values.
  • Tags: The "paragraph vertical" tag also aligns the paragraph horizontally to the right, and vertically to center, which is the default for vertical text.
  • Tags: Undocked tags use a new redesigned window.
  • Timeline tool: New option in timeline settings to display formatted text.
  • Timeline tool: The options to choose the kind of clip controls to show has been moved to settings/tools/timeline.
  • Tools: Ruby and boten are supported when displaying formatted text.
  • Tools: The settings to configure formatted text has been moved to settings/tools.
  • Undo: Executed utilities and macros create an undo level per project.
  • Undo: Improved management of undo levels.
  • Utilities: The "convert markups to tags" utility supports outline.
  • Utilities: The "insert lines" utility allows to select position mode.
  • Watch folder: The folder structure allows to edit the settings file.
  • Watch folder: The folder structure allows to open a folder.
  • Watch folder: The folder structure displays how many files each folder contains.
  • Watch folder: The folder structure displays the name of the settings file.
New features:
  • Batch: New watch folder menu in the Batch window.
  • Batch: New option to open a console window to monitor watch folder activity.
  • Batch: New option to show Windows notifications when the arriving files to the watch folder.
  • Batch: New option to show Windows notifications when the batch is completed.
  • Batch: New support to display custom names in each job.
  • Batch: The watch folder structure panel is opened in a separate window.
  • Commands: New "edit tags" command. It opens the new tags editor.
  • Digital Cinema: New option to import font effect. If the main font uses border or shadow, the imported project will have outline/shadows enabled accordingly.
  • Export: Text flagged as invisible is not exported.
  • Import: New option to enable/disable warning then importing Digital Cinema files and the font path is invalid. This option is available in settings/formats/digital cinema.
  • Import: New option to import language code and tag the project or track. This option is available in settings/import/post-process.
  • Markups: New {-outline} markup to remove the outline.
  • Markups: New {/outline} markup to disable the outline.
  • Markups: New {outline} markup to enable the outline.
  • Menus: New "edit tags" context menu.
  • SubRip: New option to use a empty line markup. This markup is exported instead of an empty line. Useful if you need to import back the file keeping the empty lines.
  • Tags: New "line position (grid)" tag.
  • Tags: New "line position offset (lines)" tag. It specifies the position offset in lines.
  • Tags: New "paragraph position (grid)" tag.
  • Tags: New "paragraph position offset (lines)" tag. It specifies the position offset in lines.
  • Tags: New "tag editor" window. It display more options to manage tags.
  • Tags: New "visibility (not forced)" tag to set the visibility of non-forced subtitles. Use this tag to remove/disappear all non-forced text.
  • Tags: New option in the "paragraph position offset (lines)" tag to change the offset direction based on the text's alignment.
  • Timeline tool: New support to display formatted text in subtitles.
  • Tools: New options to select which formatting to highlight, when displaying formatted text.
  • Tools: New support to display formatted text with paragraph flow indications.
  • Tools: New support to display formatted text with rubies and boten.
  • Undo: Support for collection of undo levels.
2020/Aug/02 Version 1.3.5 Beta 6
Remarks:
  • It is recommended to install .NET 4.8, but not mandatory.
Fixes:
  • FFmpeg video: Fixed bug storing/retrieving the pixel format in tags.
  • WebVTT export: Fixed problem converting HTML entities.
Improvements:
  • FFmpeg: Removed support for the "FFmpeg convert" tag.
  • FFmpeg: Updated to version 4.3.1.
  • Hardcopies: Removed support for the old hardcopies.
  • QuickTime plug-in: Removed support to export QuickTime reference movies.
  • System: Removed support for media decoders.
  • System: Removed support for media frame extractors.
  • TimedText: The "force span style" mode now exports more span attributes.
  • TimedText: The tts:textOutline attribute is now exported for version 1.0 too.
  • TimedText: The tts:textShadow attribute is now exported always if the text has shadows. No need to force span attributes.
  • Utilities: The "convert markups to tags" utility now supports shadows.
  • WebVTT export: New option to select if HTML entities are converted in exported text.
New features:
  • Markups: New "{-forced}" markup. This markup allows to flag part of the text as non-forced. For example, a subtitle with two dialog, where only one of them must be forced.
  • Markups: New {-shadow} markup to remove the shadow.
  • Markups: New {/shadow} markup to disable the shadow.
  • Markups: New {shadow} markup to enable the shadow.
  • Project import: New setting to remove imported shadows. Available in settings/import/default.
  • Project: New internal support to import shadows.
  • Tags: New "reverse text lines" tag.
  • TimedText: New "bottom top right left" regions mode. Similar to "bottom top" mode, but also exports right and left regions for vertical text.
  • TimedText: New support to import boxes.
  • TimedText: New support to import shadows.
2020/Jul/29 Version 1.3.5 Beta 5
Fixes:
  • System: Fixed problem collecting aggregated exceptions.
  • Tags: Fixed crash when adding the "FFmpeg video" tag to an exporter.
  • Video: Fixed crash when exporting video and FFmpeg stops.
Improvements:
  • FFmpeg: New setting to force IDR keyframes.
  • Installer: Some plug-ins are now disabled by default. If you want to install them, make sure you tick them during the installation process.
  • Installer: The "HandySaw" plug-in is now disabled by default.
  • Installer: The "Microsoft Media player" plug-in is now disabled by default.
  • Report: Error reports (when converted to text) are now grouped by project and track.
  • System: Improved display if exception messages.
New features:
  • Video export: New support to export AAC audio.
  • Video export: New support to export ALAC audio.
  • Video export: New support to export Opus audio.
  • Video export: New support to export PCM audio.
  • Video export: New support to export ProRes 422 HQ videos.
  • Video export: New support to export ProRes 422 videos.
  • Video export: New support to export ProRes 4444 XQ videos.
  • Video export: New support to export ProRes 4444 videos.
  • Video export: New support to export QuickTime Animation videos.
  • Video export: New support to export RGB 10-bit AVI videos for Blackmagic.
  • Video export: New support to export RGB 10-bit QuickTime videos for Blackmagic.
  • Video export: New support to export Uncompressed AVI videos.
  • Video export: New support to export VP9 videos.
  • Video export: New support to export Vorbis audio.
  • Video export: New support to export Windows Media Audio 2 audio.
  • Video export: New support to export Windows Media Video 8 videos.
  • Video export: New support to export YUV 10-bit QuickTime videos for Blackmagic.
  • Video export: New support to export YUV 8-bit AVI videos for Blackmagic.
  • Video export: New support to export YUV 8-bit QuickTime videos for Blackmagic.
Future Window 10 features:
  • Utilities: New OCR utility that can remap DVD colors.
2020/Jul/23 Version 1.3.5 Beta 4
Remarks:
  • Video: The export hardcopy feature has been removed. Now the export video function allows to export video with a background movie in a single pass. Video can be expoprted manually using the 'track/export video' menu, or using the 'export/FFmpeg video' or 'export/FFmpeg hardcopy' tags. This is work in progress. More formats will be added soon.
Fixes:
  • Monitor: Fixed crash when accessing disposed viewports.
Improvements:
  • Commands: Improved jump range in the "jump frames" to 3000 frames.
  • Commands: Improved jump range in the "jump seconds" to 3600 seconds.
  • FontTools: Updated to version 4.13.0.
  • System: Console windows now display errors and their inner exceptions.
  • Tags: The "set language code" tag now allows to set the Digital Cinema code.
  • Video: Improved function to export videos.
New features:
  • Export: New internal feature to be able to ignore subtitle comments while exporting.
  • Import: New option "apply subtitle formatting to lines". Available in "settings/import/default". It helps to put formatting tags on lines, instead of on subtitles.
  • Import: New option in "settings/import/post-process" to apply Japanese tags only to Japanese projects.
  • Import: New option in "settings/import/post-process" to tag reel index.
  • Render: New internal support for frame scopes.
  • Settings: New option in "settings/system/files" to specify the temporal directory.
  • Tags: New "ignore bytes" tag. It makes subtitle bytes (caption bytes) to be ignored at export.
  • Tags: New "ignore comments" tag. It makes subtitle comments to be ignored at export.
  • Tags: New "ignore reference text" tag. It makes subtitle reference text to be ignored at export.
  • Tags: New "ignore subpictures" tag. It makes subtitle subpictures to be ignored at export.
  • Tags: New "ignore text" tag. It makes subtitle text to be ignored at export.
  • Tags: New "outline size minimum" tag. This is useful when rescaling a project, to avoid too thin outlines.
  • Tags: New "reel index" conditional tag.
  • Tags: New "shadow blur (percent font)" tag.
  • Tags: New "shadow distance (percent font)" tag.
  • Utilities: New "change tag in projects" utility.
  • Utilities: New "change tag in tracks" utility.
  • Video: New "FFmpeg hardcopy" format.
  • Video: New "FFmpeg video" format.
  • Video: New function to create video slates. Slates can be added before or after a hardcopy.
  • Video export: New support to export H.264 videos.
  • Video export: New support to export H.265 videos.
2020/Jul/03 Version 1.3.5 Beta 3
Remarks:
  • It is recommended to install .NET 4.8, but not mandatory.
Fixes:
  • Log: Fixed bug with application activities that were logged all the time, even when disabled in settings.
  • Overlays: Fixed bug highlighting blank spaces in the text formatting overlay.
  • Subtitle editor tool: A disposed subtitle editor could crash when displaying a subtitle, due to a delayed event.
  • Subtitle editor tool: Fixed wrong colors in the ruby editor.
  • Utilities: Fixed crash when displaying the utility report that includes deleted tracks.
Improvements:
  • Digital Cinema: Added new language codes.
  • FFmpeg: Updated to version 4.3.0.
  • FinalCut: New options to select how to export <displayformat>. These new options allow to force <true> or <false>.
  • Fonts: The "font path" tag now allows to set the path using a GUID.
  • Lambda export: Improved slicing of async subtitles.
  • Lambda export: New option to auto-renumber all subtitles. Useful when exporting async subtitles.
  • Lambda export: New warning when exporting discontinuous subtitle indexes.
  • Lambda: Improved export of italics.
  • Languages: Improved conversion from Digital Cinema language code to BCP-47. We use a new internal table to be able to also handle exceptions.
  • Overlays: The "text areas" overlay can now display areas indexes.
  • Projects: The file/open menu now allows to select several projects.
  • Shortcuts: The "show utility" shortcuts nows.
  • Tags: New option in the "raised mode" tag to convert raised text to vertical left or vertical right.
  • Utilities: The "apply preset" utility has been removed and replaced by three new ones.
  • Video: H264 and H265 workcopies and hardcopies are now exported forcing to YUV 4:2:0 pixel format.
  • WebVTT: New option to import files ignoring the first 'note' block.
  • WebVTT: New option to select how to export script comments. Now it allows to export them as a 'note' block.
New features:
  • FFmpeg: New settings to select which metadata to add to video files.
  • FinalCut: New option to select how to export <ntsc>.
  • Import: New option "apply line formatting to runs". Available in "settings/import/default". It helps to put formatting tags on runs, instead of on lines.
  • Media: New support to display profile and level, when displaying media information.
  • Render: New interlan support for run slicers. This feature allows to break text runs in graphemes, words, etc.
  • Subtitler: New menu to enable/disable the multi-project mode. The menu is under the workspace menu.
  • System: New internal function to flag items as obsolete. Obsolete items are tags, command, etc that may be removed.
  • Tag: New "tate-chu-yoko auto" tag. It detects tate-chu-yoko segments in the text, and formats them as such.
  • Tags: New "ruby position" tag. It reports rubies with wrong position.
  • Tags: New font vertical off tag.
  • Tags: The run slice mode tag now supports to slice runs at pipes |.
  • Utilities: New "apply preset to clips" utility.
  • Utilities: New "apply preset to projects" utility.
  • Utilities: New "apply preset to tracks" utility.
Window 10 plug-in:
  • Languages: The BCP-47 functionality is now inside the Windows 10 plug-in. Make sure you install this plug-in if you need to work with BCP-47.
2020/Jun/24 Version 1.3.5 Beta 2
Remarks:
  • It is recommended to install .NET 4.8, but not mandatory.
Fixes:
  • System: Now template projects are ignored by the logging system.
Improvements:
  • Comparer: Comparison of multiple subtitles is now limited to 10 subtitles.
  • Comparer: Now text comparisons now consider line-breaks too.
  • Comparer: Now time-out and duration comparisons support block of subtitles.
  • FontTools: Updated to version 4.12.1.
  • GUI: Lists of files now display a tooltip to see the full path of the file.
  • Netflix: New support to export additional regions when a subtitle requires it.
New features:
  • Formats: New support to import and export SoftNI files.
  • Subtitle info tool: New option to display bytes (captions bytes).
  • TimedText: New option to import/ignore conditioned text. These are paragraphs that contain the <condition> attribute.
Window 10 plug-in:
  • Formats: New support to import WebP images.
  • Formats: New support to import and export HEIF images.
  • Formats: New support to import and export Jpeg XR images.
2020/Jun/08 Version 1.3.5 Beta 1
Remarks:
  • It is recommended to install .NET 4.8, but not mandatory.
  • The "save track as hardcopy" menu will be discontinued soon. The "save track as video" menu can now export hardcopies in a single pass.
Fixes:
  • Formats: Improved detection of file formats. Some formats were not detected by file extension.
  • GUI: Subtitles have wrong background color in the custom format editor.
  • OCR: Fixed crash when opening the OCR tool.
  • Text analyzer: Fixed problem expanding the "modifications" panel.
  • TimedText: The "xmlns:ebutts" namespace is now added always, not only for Japanese.
  • Undo: Fixed crash when undoing disposed projects.
Improvements:
  • Batch: The default batch has been renamed to "local batch".
  • Batch: The batch now allows to render two extract waveform job simultaneously.
  • Batch: The batch now allows to render two workcopy job simultaneously.
  • Comparer: Added extra information in the grid's footer. Now it displays the number of clips with errors.
  • Comparer: Export to Excel now supports several clips per cell.
  • FFmpeg: Improved progress bar when exporting videos.
  • FFmpeg: Now when a maximum number of CPU threads is specified, threads for complex filters are also limited.
  • FFmpeg: Now when an ongoing video is cancelled, it is properly finalized to try to make a functional video.
  • FFmpeg: Updated to version 4.2.3.
  • FontTools: Updated to version 4.11.0.
  • GUI: Monitor watermarks now support project variables. For example the {ProjectTitle} variable.
  • GUI: Now folder textboxes allow to drop folders or links to folders.
  • GUI: The "save as hardcopy" menu has been removed from all context menus, and from the track editor.
  • Karaoke: The karaoke ball effect now supports right-to-left and vertical texts.
  • Media: New support to display pixel format, when displaying media information.
  • Netflix: Default file extension is now "XML".
  • Netflix: Disabled support to export "tts:fontShear" in spans (to meet the specs).
  • Netflix: New support to import and export "ebutts:multiRowAlign".
  • Netflix: Version 2020 exports XML files now without BOM (to meet the specs).
  • Overlays: The "text formatting" overlay now highlights spaces a little extra to be able to see zero-width spaces.
  • Overlays: The "text formatting" overlay now supports character advance.
  • Overlays: The "text formatting" overlay now supports all kind of spaces.
  • Projects: Removed warning when importing projects with a font that is not installed.
  • Render engine: Improved access to the canvas when working in multi-threaded mode.
  • Scantitling: Improved error detection in the Scantitling encoding.
  • System: Temporal files ca now be deleted to the recycle bin.
  • System: The system information window now displays if the application is in single-instance mode.
  • Tags: Improved layout in the "subpicture draw options" tag.
  • Tags: The "fix spaces advance" tag now allows to choose a modification for each kind of advance.
  • Tags: The "fix spaces advance" tag now offers several way to fix spaces.
  • Text: The "in-between" line scope now matches only if there are at least 3 lines.
  • Tracks rename: Now inactive tracks are collapsed, not faded.
  • Tracks rename: Now inactive tracks cannot be removed.
  • WebVTT: New option to select how to import positions.
  • WebVTT: New support to import position (line, position and size).
New features:
  • Aspect ratio: New internal function to guess the aspect ratio of videos.
  • Batch: New batch job "tasks". This kind of jobs are used to execute in the batch tasks that usually are executed in the subtitler. For example, export videos. These jobs can be executed only once, and the source project must remain opened.
  • Digital Cinema Smpte: New option to select how to export "AnnotationText".
  • Import: New post-process option to add a "ruby alignment" tag with auto alignment.
  • Import: New post-process option to add a "ruby position" tag with auto position.
  • Import: New post-process option to add the "italic to skew effect" tag.
  • Import: New post-process option to set the "paragraph size" tag.
  • Netflix: New options to import Netflix files. Some of them are similar to the TimedText one.
  • OpenXML: New tab in settings to configure how to export Excel Template files.
  • Render: New paragraph rest mode "base descent". It works as the "descent" mode but leaves rubies outside the display area.
  • Tags: New "italic to skew effect" tag. It applies a skew effect to italic runs. It automatically for horizontal and vertical Japanese text.
  • Tags: New options in the "subpicture draw options" tag to align the subpicture inside the display area.
  • TimedText: New option to import "tts:Shear" and "tts:fontShear" as italic.
  • TimedText: New setting to warn if Neflix is not exporting an italicized span.
  • TimedText: New support to export "tts:Shear" in paragraphs. And now "tts:fontShear" is exported only if needed.
  • TimedText: New support to import and export <initial> styles.
  • Tracks: The "save as video" menu now allows to choose a reel.
  • Tracks: The "save as video" menu now allows to send the job to the batch.
Future Window 10 features:
  • OCR utility: New support for right-to-left.
  • OCR utility: New support to select which lines to keep. This is useful for images with two languages.
Windows 10 Version 2004 (May 2020 update):
  • Languages: Added support for the new cultures "Mapuche", "Mapuche (Chile)", "Kalaallisut", "Kalaallisut (Greenland)".
  • System: Suppport to detect if the May 2020 update is installed.
Work in progress:
  • Track: The "export as video" feature is under development.
2020/Apr/29 Version 1.3.4
Remarks:
  • It is recommended to install .NET 4.8, but not mandatory.
Fixes:
  • Excel: Fixed crash exporting Excel files without cell borders.
Improvements:
  • Digital Cinema: New option to import vertical position, but only for the bottom line.
  • FontTools: Updated to version 4.8.1.
  • Installer: The Blackmagic plug-in is not longer selected by default. If you need it, make sure you enable it during the installation process.
  • Subtitle editor: The bottom bars (flags and formatting buttons) are wrapped if the editor is not wide enough.
  • System: Improved information about plug-ins in the system information window.
  • Tools: Now when collapsing a floating tool, the window is minimized.
  • Utilities: The "Selected" utility now works with any kind of clip, not only subtitles.
New features:
  • Tags: New "remove line position" tag.
  • Tools: New option to show minimize/maximize bottons in floating windows. Available in setting/tools/tools
  • Tracks scope: New "master" scope, to modify only master tracks.
  • Tracks scope: New "not master" scope, to modify only tracks that are not master.
  • Utilities: New "remove line position" utility.
2020/Apr/20 Version 1.3.4 Beta 7
Remarks:
  • It is recommended to install .NET 4.8, but not mandatory.
Fixes:
  • Comparer tool: Fixed visual problem when displaying few rows. Rows appeared stretched.
  • GUI: Fixed problem binding textboxes with single-line texts.
  • GUI: Improved padding in expandable panels.
  • Render: Improved measurement of composed graphemes.
  • Render: Improved measurement of right-to-left graphemes.
  • Scopes: Fixed crash when using subtitle clip scopes with non-subtitle clips.
Improvements:
  • Blu-ray: Automatic removal of "{" and "}" in imported OFS GUID's.
  • Blu-ray: New option to import a BDN and OFS, splitting the OFS at each clip.
  • Blu-ray: New warning when importing a BDN with an OFS that does not exist.
  • Blu-ray: New warning when importing a BDN with an OFS with wrong GUID.
  • Configuration: Improved detection of text values.
  • Go to: Improved layout.
  • Go to: New button to reset the options.
  • Import: Improved "import post-process" options. Now these options can be independent for each file format.
  • Import: New option to select how to remove line vertical position. It is possible now to keep the position only in the last line. Available in setting/import/default
  • OFS: New option to import an OFS splitting it at zeroes.
  • OFS: New option to import an OFS splitting it value change.
  • Overlay: The "element path" overlay has been removed, the "hierarchy" overlay can be used instead.
  • Overlay: The "proofing" overlay has been remaned to "text formatting".
  • Overlay: The "text areas" overlay now allows to display grapheme areas.
  • Overlay: The "text formatting" overlay can now highlight runs that are vertical, right-to-left, or tate-chu-yoko.
  • Overlay: The "text formatting" overlay can now highlight runs with modified advance.
  • Overlay: The "text formatting" overlay can now highlight runs with modified font style (italic, bold, underline, strikeout).
  • Overlay: The "text formatting" overlay can now highlight runs with ruby and boten.
  • Overlay: The "text outside" overlay now allows to show/hide the visual warning.
  • Overlay: The "text outside" overlay now allows to specify a tolerance.
  • Stereoscopic import: New option to remove keyframes with no stereoscopic (without nodes, or all nodes are zero). Available in setting/import/default
  • Stereoscopic import: New option to specify minimum and maximum duration for keyframes. Available in setting/import/default
  • Word: New settings to specify header and footers for Word Template files.
New features:
  • Configuration: New support to configure the watermark in the configuration file.
  • Formats: Several new Excel formats, to import and export Excel spreadsheets.
  • Markups: New "{fontname}" to change font name. It accepts a direct parameter, example "{fontname:Arial}".
  • Office OpenXML: New "Excel template (reference + empty)" format. It imports and exports spreadsheets, including an empty column to translate text.
  • Office OpenXML: New "Excel template (reference + text)" format. It imports and exports spreadsheets, including the reference text and translation text.
  • Office OpenXML: New "Excel template (text only)" format. It imports and exports spreadsheets.
  • Office OpenXML: New "Excel" format. It imports and exports spreadsheets. Columns are customizable.
2020/Apr/08 Version 1.3.4 Beta 6
Remarks:
  • It is recommended to install .NET 4.8, but not mandatory.
Fixes:
  • GUI: Fixed problem playing system sounds. The 'question' beep did not work in some systems.
  • GUI: Fixed problem with scrollbars in nested panels.
  • Japanese: When importing boten, only the first glyph is used now. This will avoid to have too long botens.
  • Stereoscopic: Keyframes with thousands of nodes could hang up the timeline GUI. Now interpolated values are displayed only for keyframes with up to 1000 nodes.
Improvements:
  • Comparer tool: New sort mode "ordinal". It puts in the same row subtitles with the same ordinal number (first with first, second with second, etc).
  • Comparer tool: New sort mode "time overlap". It puts in the same row subtitles that overlap in time.
  • Comparer: The "formatted text" comparer now supports underline, font name and font size.
  • Japanese: Added support for boten glyph katakana middle dot.
  • Japanese: Boten rubies now use the new "Base" alignment as default.
  • Sony OFS: Added new warning when exporting an OFS without subtitles (without keyframes).
  • Sony OFS: Support to export stereoscopic keyframes that have a time offset.
  • Watermark: New option in settings to preview the watermark.
  • Watermark: New option to display any text in the watermark. This text can be build using variables.
New features:
  • Japanese: New "Base" alignment option. It aligns each ruby glyph on top of each ruby base glyph.
  • Project: New feature to post-process imported projects.
  • Settings: New options in "settings/import/post-process" to select which tags to add to imported projects.
  • Tags: New "boten to style" tag. It removes boten and applies a style to the text.
  • Tags: New "boten visibility" tag. It makes boten not renderable.
  • Tags: New "remove boten" tag.
  • Tags: New "remove ruby" tag.
  • Tags: New "style to boten" tag. It puts boten on texts with a given style.
  • Variables: New {ComputerIP} variable.
  • Variables: New {ComputerIPPublic} variable. If the public IP is not available, it inserts the local IP.
  • Variables: New {ComputerName} variable.
  • Variables: New {ComputerUserName} variable. It inserts the name of the current active user in Windows.
  • Variables: New {UserName} variable. It inserts the name of your current account, usually "Guest".
2020/Mar/29 Version 1.3.4 Beta 5
Fixes:
  • Comparer: The "time-in" comparer now uses the tolerance value.
  • FFmpeg: Fixed bug creating hardcopies. FFmpeg could fail and return error code 1.
  • Fonts: Fixed crash when loading a system typeface with no file location.
  • GUI: Fixed console colors in non-dark themes.
  • Office OpenXML: Fixed bug importing Excel cells with inline texts.
  • Spell checking: Improved detection of errors even when words don't have a suggested correction. When using the Microsoft Word spellchecker.
  • Spell checking: Now spell-checkers are not launched if there are no subtitles to check.
Improvements:
  • Character picker: New option to always use the Unicode font to display the characters.
  • Commands: The "close project" command can be used now to create a shortcut.
  • FontTools: Updated to version 4.6.0.
  • Installation: The installer now clears the "communication" and temporal folders.
  • Newtonsoft: Updated to version 12.0.3.
  • Snapshots: New option to include the watermark in snapshots (monitor's current watermark).
  • System: The "clipart" folder is now created automatically (\ProgramData\{ApplicationName}\ClipArt).
  • System: The temporal folder is now created automatically.
  • Tags: The "text visual overlap" tag can now report text lines that overlap. Useful to report ruby text that overlaps another text line.
  • Tags: The "text visual overlap" tag has now an option to specify a tolerance.
  • Unicode: Updated to version 13.0.
  • Unicode: Updated to version 4.5.
  • Utilities: Improved functions to remove empty lines.
New features:
  • Tags: New "compare numbers" tag. It compares two texts and reports it their numeric values are different.
  • Workflow: New "same clip" twin mode. It matches a clip with itself.
  • Workflow: New "same track" track source mode. It finds clip's track.
2020/Mar/03 Version 1.3.4 Beta 4
Fixes:
  • Character picker: Fixed problem highlighting buttons.
  • Character picker: Fixed problem scrolling the window. Now the window is auto-resized to avoid scrolling.
  • Commands: Fixed bug in the "add track" command when auto-creating a markers track. No track was created.
  • GUI: Fixed color of some buttons when no visual style is active.
  • GUI: Fixed problem with large margins in the timecode box.
  • GUI: Fixed strange bug resizing tabitems when DPI scaling is higher than 100%. The utilities window could crash.
  • List tool: Fixed problem with the scrollable size of the scrollbar.
  • Office OpenXML: Fixed bug importing italics. New support to turn off italics in runs even if a global style uses italics.
  • Track time conversion: Fixed bug drawing previewed clips with correct times.
  • Track time conversion: Fixed bug setting the anchors' time-in.
Improvements:
  • Commands: New option in the "go to" command to choose if the destination subtitle will be focused.
  • Commands: The "add marker" command now allows to specify the name and comments for the new marker.
  • Commands: The "snap node time" command can now snap to scene changes.
  • FontTools: Updated to version 4.4.0.
  • Go to: New options in the "go to" dialog to choose a time format for the time field.
  • Go to: New options in the "go to" dialog to navigate markers, keyframes, nodes and playlist.
  • Go to: The "go to" dialog now allows to enter relative timecodes. For example, +10:00 to jump 10 seconds forward.
  • Google translate: New option to limit the server requests.
  • Scantitling: New option to import files overriding the encoding.
  • Shortcuts: New option to sort the shortcuts by gesture (key combination).
  • Tags: The "convert language code" now allows to convert to uppercase.
  • Tools: New option in the "go to" command to auto-close the dialog. The dialog is closed after entering an index/timecode and pressing enter.
  • Track time conversion: The window is now a floating window, to allow to use the subtitler.
  • Utilities: The "snap nodes time" utility can now snap to scene changes.
  • Utilities: When an utility cannot be executed, now a brief error message is displayed.
New features:
  • Commands: New "go to keyframe node" command.
  • Commands: New "go to keyframe" command.
  • Elements: New element finder "all keyframes". It can be used to navigate between all keyframes.
  • Elements: New element finder "focused or higher track (markers)". It can be used to create markers in a higher track.
  • Plug-ins: New "Windows 10" plug-in. More details below.
  • Scopes: New "active" track scope. It allows to modify the active/focused track.
  • Scopes: New "all" track scope. It allows to modify all tracks.
  • Scopes: New "name" track scope. It allows to modify track with a given name.
  • Scopes: New "track scope" feature. It will allow to select tracks to improve current functionalities.
  • Scopes: New "type" track scope. It allows to modify tracks of a given type (subtitles, effect, markers, etc).
  • Scopes: New clip scopes to select subtitles with and without text.
  • System: New options in the configuration file to change the location of the application data folder.
  • System: New options in the configuration file to change the location of the plug-ins folder.
  • System: New options in the configuration file to change the location of the temporal folder.
  • Tags: New "replace language code" tag. It allows to detect a language code and replace it with another one.
  • Tags: New "set language code" tag. It automatically sets the language code taking the track's language and converting it to ISO 639-1/2 or BCP47.
Window 10 plug-in:
  • This plug-in requires Windows 10. Tested with Windows 10 release 1909.
  • This plug-in is not installed by default. You have to enable it during the installation process.
  • For the moment this plug-in adds limited functionalities. More features will be added soon.
  • It adds support for more than 400 BCP47 language codes.
2020/Feb/18 Version 1.3.4 Beta 3
Fixes:
  • Languages: Improved BCP47 table. Some codes appeared twice because their language names were not identical.
  • Render: Fixed bug in the skew pixel effect. Now all the draw area is processed to avoid leaving pixels outside.
  • TimedText: Fixed bug exporting boten. Boten was exported as ruby span.
Improvements:
  • Languages: Improved conversion of Digital Cinema codes to BCP47
  • Languages: New option in the "convert language code" tag to convert to BCP47 neutral.
  • Languages: New option in the "convert language code" tag to use only the first Digital Cinema code.
  • Languages: New option in the "convert language code" tag to use only the second Digital Cinema code.
  • Tags: New direction option in the skew tags. Direction "horizontal back" skews the text backwards.
  • Tags: New option in the skew tags to automatically fix the text position.
  • Tags: New option in the skew tags to offset the text.
  • TimedText Netflix: Aded support to export textAlign.
  • TimedText Netflix: Improved ruby export. Now simple ruby is used instead of baseContainer.
  • TimedText Netflix: Support to import shear as italic.
  • TimedText: Improved export of boten (textEmphasis). Improved naming of known boten characters.
  • TimedText: Improved export of paragraph and line alignments.
  • TimedText: New setting to import 'shear' effect as italic.
New features:
  • Tags: New "line secondary alignment" tag. It aligns text lines relative to a base line.
  • Tags: New "paragraph flow Vertical" condition tag. It evaluates if the text is vertical.
  • TimedText: Added support to export using EBU extension. For the moment only the ebutts:multiRowAlign attribute is exported.
  • TimedText: New option to select how to export region area units (pixels or percentage).
Future Window 10 features:
  • Players: New NewTek NDI player. It streams the video and subtitles to a NDI connection. This player is not real-time.
  • Players: New setting to enable double-buffering for the video server.
  • Players: New setting to enable multi-threading for the video server.
2020/Feb/06 Version 1.3.4 Beta 2
Fixes:
  • Utility: Corrected options names in the "remove lines" utility.
Improvements:
  • FFmpeg: Updated to version 4.2.2.
  • FontTools: Updated to version 4.3.0.
  • Monitor tool: New setting to select the kind of pixel information to display when moving the mouse over the monitor.
  • System: Added support to use colors in BAT batch files.
  • TimedText Netflix: Added version "2020" (non Beta). And removed versions "2019" and "2020 Beta".
  • TimedText: Improved merging of overlapping subtitles. Some conditions worked fine with Japanese, but were too strict for other scripts.
  • TimedText: New support to export textEmphasis (Japanese boten) using the character name, if the character used is a known one.
  • TimedText: Paragraphs now always have a region name, even when "position mode" is not set to "region".
  • Tracks rename: Redesigned "rename tracks" window. Now it can rename tracks using variables.
  • Typefaces: New support to identify bsln, DYNA, edt0, fdsc, Zapf tables.
  • Unicode: Improved management of unknown charaters. Unknown entry points are now added automatically to the Unicode table.
New features:
  • Commands: New command to refresh the monitor.
  • Commands: New command to toggle overlays in the monitor.
  • DVD: New tag to check exported DVD subtitles. The "Check SPU size" tag can report images with too many scan lines, too large data size, and too large scan line RLE size.
  • Font browser: New menu to list all installed fonts.
  • Formats: New detection format "Adobe Markers".
  • Formats: New import format "Final Cut Pro Interchange Markers". It imports FCP clip markers.
  • PNG: Exported PNG images are now validated. This is a workaround for the Windows PNG bug in Windows 7.
  • Tags: New tag to specify a territory code.
  • Variables: New export variable "{CommentsOneLine}". It inserts the subtitle's comments without line breaks.
  • Variables: New export variable "{TerritoryCode}".
  • Variables: New export variable "{TextReferenceOneLine}". It inserts the subtitle's reference text without line breaks.
  • Variables: New export variable "{TextReference}". It inserts the subtitle's reference text.
  • Variables: New variable "{ElementTerritoryCode}".
  • Variables: New variable "{ExporterFormatName}" that inserts the name of the format used in the exporter.
2020/Jan/28 Version 1.3.4 Beta 1
Fixes:
  • Exporter: Removed false "nothing to select" message in the exporter editor.
  • Font viewer: Now it displays the original font path, even if the font is temporal.
  • GUI: Fixed margin of checkboxes when inside a horizontal panel.
  • GUI: Fixed problem with non-editable path controls that still allowed to drop files.
  • Languages: Digital Cinema code for Khmer has been changed to "km".
  • Languages: Improved names in some cultures. The name of the script has been added. For example, to differentiate between "Sindhi" and "Sindhi Arabic".
Improvements:
  • Blackmagic: Removed support in all Blackmagic mirrors to show video.
  • Export: The export preview now displays error messages as tooltips for failed tasks.
  • Export: The export report now allows to see the failed tasks.
  • Font compression: Added suppport for temporal fonts that do not have a file extension.
  • Font compression: Improved reporting when some mandatory tables are missing.
  • Font compression: New error message when trying to compress OpenType fonts, which are not supported.
  • Font compression: New option to check if the shape of characters have changed after compressing the font.
  • Font compression: New option to support alternative cmaps platforms (Mac and Custom cmaps) when Windows/Unicode ones are not present.
  • Font compression: Support for CMAP tables type 13.
  • Font compression: When a embedded bitmap table has been excluded from the font file, now all embedded bitmap tables are excluded too.
  • Font compressor tool: Improved function to analyze fonts. The report is tab separated, which can be pasted into Excel.
  • Font compressor tool: Improved function to compare fonts. Modified glyph shapes can be detected. The report is tab separated.
  • FontTools: New option to do not recalculate glyphs' bounding boxes.
  • FontTools: Updated to version 4.2.4.
  • Fonts: Improved detection of fonts installed for a single user (located in the \AppData\ folder).
  • Fonts: The default Unicode font is now "Unifont" if installed.
  • GUI: New setting to fix the position of progressbars when several are displayed at the same time.
  • GUI: The "document" dialog now allows to copy text to the clipboard keeping formatting.
  • NewTek NDI: Removed support in all NewTek NDI mirrors to show video.
  • Overlays: Grids now display values using a minimum font size of 10 pixels. Smaller fonts were difficult to read.
  • Project check: Improved project check window. This window shows errors detected when opening projects.
  • Render: Improved comparison of characters visually. Pixels are now compared in the active region, and ignoring antialias.
  • Screen saver: Screen savers can be launched now when inactivity is detected.
  • Subtitle editor: Improved layout.
  • Subtitle editor: New options to show/hide index, times, text count and reading speed.
  • Subtitle editor: The reading speed control now displays its value graphically.
  • Subtitle editor: The text count control is now aligned with the subtitle text.
  • Subtitle editor: The size of the tool now fits its panel.
  • System: Improved detection of rooted paths.
  • System: The temporal folder is now cleared when the application exits.
  • TimedText: Improved import of Smpte-TT files. The Smpte-TT import is now similar to the TimedText import. But the TimedText one presents more options.
  • TimedText: New option to export colors as "hexa (optional alpha)".
  • Tracks: Improved rename tracks window. New option to select the kind of track to rename. New option to find and replace.
  • Typeface viewer: A temporal copy of the font file is now created before displaying the typeface. To avoid creating a font collection if similar fonts are located in the same folder.
  • Typefaces: New support to identify ASCP tables.
  • Undo: New internal support to undo element names.
  • Unicode browser: Some small changes in the GUI.
  • Unicode: Improved management of surrogates.
New features:
  • Commands: New "save and close" commands to close a project always saving it.
  • Commands: New command and menu entry to rename exporters.
  • Font compressor tool: New tool to test-compress all fonts inside a folder .
  • Fonts: New setting to select the default Unicode font. This font is used to preview characters in the font viewer, Unicode browser, text analyzer and some providers.
  • Log: New log system that can track application activity and inactivity.
  • Mirrors: New option in the "stereoscopic" mirror to select how to fit the image inside the stereoscopic panel. The new "fit aspect" option allows to work with side-by-side 50%-50% movies.
  • Mirrors: New option in the "window" and "transparent window" mirrors to select how to fit the image inside the window.
  • Presets: New option in the presets editor to synchronize presets. It basically compares your presets against presets in a different folder, and allows to decide which ones to keep.
  • Programs: New font browser program in the hub. It allows to analyze fonts and repots if they support some features. It can check if the fonts support some given characters, font compression, and if characters support vertical render.
  • Settings: New option in "settings/system/files" to delete all temporal files automatically on exit.
  • System: New provider object that controls all temporal files.
  • Tags: New "normalization decomposition order" tag that reports graphemes decomposed in the wrong order.
Future Window 10 features:
  • Languages: The BCP-47 language table has now +400 languages.
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