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History of changes
What's new in GoldenSection Notes 4.4
General changes
  • Unfiled/unassigned records
  • Recycle Bin is automatically emptied upon exit
  • Opening links via Shift+Click (optional)
  • Support for styles in notes and comments
Bug fixes and updates

History of changes

+ Added feature
* Improved/changed feature
- Bug fixed

Version 4.2 (01/28/2010)

   General changes
   + There was added an option of text wrapping around image or object
   + There was added a menu option "Show Grid Lines" to display the table borders with invisible borders and cell's boundaries
   + The delete option bypassing Recycle Bin (without restore possibility), pressing Shift+Del
   + The possibility of applying the entered password to all files, opened at the moment in the enter password dialog
   + At closing access to protected documents, the access to all opened files is closed
   * Support features of Vista/Win7 themes in menu and dropdown lists

   - Bug fixes and updates

Version 4.1 (09/23/2009)

   General changes
   + Windows Vista and Windows 7 supported
   + Windows Themes supported
   + Updated interface icons
   + Large icons in menus and toolbars
   + Separate icons for full and empty recycle bins
   + Document status icons are displayed on top of main icons
   + Ability to display special symbols in comments and notes

   - Bug fixes and updates

Version 4.0 (01/24/2007)

   General changes
   ! Ability to create additional fields in any notes
   ! Creating notes with additional fields from templates

   - Bug fixes and updates

Version 3.3 (04/18/2006)

   General changes
   ! Added support for Windows XP themes
   + Accessing favorite documents via menu for the program hidden in the Windows system tray
   * The main program icon has been changed

   - Bug fixes and updates

Version 3.2 (02/20/2006)

   General changes
   ! Favorites menu with links to selected documents, files, URLs, etc.
   ! Pronounceable password generator

   - Bug fixes and updates

Version 3.1 (12/19/2005)

   From now on, the program supports 32 languages: English,
   German, French, Russian, Spanish, Hungarian, Slovenian, Bulgarian,
   Greek, Czech, Italian, Catalan, Ukrainian, Portuguese, Portuguese-Br,
   Chinese, Simplified, Chinese Traditional, Byelorussian, Swedish, Polish,
   Slovak, Lithuanian, Korean, Serbian, Danish, Romanian, Turkish, Dutch and
   Latvian, Croatian, Finnish, Norwegian.

   ! Ability to operate the program from a mobile/removable drive (USB
     drive, portable HDD, etc.)
   + Automatic file link correction when the program is operated from a
     CD or removable drive
   + Batch operations with records (cut/copy/paste/move)
   + Optional search in Recycle Bin
   * Faster file and search operations
   * Smooth scrolling in the list of records

Version 3.0 (09/23/2005)

   General changes
   ! Multi-user network operation via the GSDataServer database server
   ! Ability to synchronize a .gso file that is modified on different computers
   ! Interface to create your own plugins
   ! Ability to attach any files (doc, xls, jpg, mp3, exe, etc.) to your records
   ! Recycle Bin to restore deleted records and documents
   * Forward/Back buttons can be used to navigate through both hyperlinks and documents

   + Animated GIF is now supported in Notes and Comments
   + Ability to set the width and background images of tables
   + Scrolling notes and comments via Ctrl+Up/Down
   + Ability to convert hyperlinks to text
   + Displaying the address of a hyperlink as a hint
   * Hyperlink auto-detection (optional)

   - Bug fixes and updates

Version 2.8 (09/14/2004)

   From now on, the program supports 29! languages: English,
   German, French, Russian, Spanish, Hungarian, Slovenian, Bulgarian,
   Greek, Czech, Italian, Catalan, Ukrainian, Portuguese, Portuguese-Br,
   Chinese, Simplified, Chinese Traditional, Byelorussian, Swedish, Polish,
   Slovak, Lithuanian, Korean, Serbian, Danish, Romanian, Turkish, Dutch and

   ! Automatic spell-checking and thesaurus
   ! Automatic URL detection enabled at text typing
   + Ability to add tabs
   + Ruler to set tabs and indents
   + Support for GIF images

   - Bug fixes and updates

Version 2.6 (11/26/2003)

   General changes
   ! Support for inputting images via scanners or other TWAIN-compatible devices
   ! Use the mouse or clipboard to transfer and copy documents/records within
     a file and between files
   + Context menu has been added to opened file tabs
   + An ability to change the position of opened file tabs using the mouse
   * The pop-up tip for an opened file tab displays a full path to this file
   + A button to go to the parent document of the current record
     (if you enable the mode that displays records of subordinate documents)
   + In MRU, we added a list of files from the database and the
     "Reload the current file" menu item
   * Currently inaccessible password-protected documents are highlighted with
     gray color
   * When you go to a password-protected document, you are focused on the
     password field
   + "Fix" menu item - to prevent toolbar changes
   + The field "Document" has been added (it can be displayed in the list
     of records)
   * The documents tree remains the same (expanded nodes) when you drag
     documents, perform compressing, switching between files, etc.
   + Now you can set an icon for a document (use the predefined set of icons)
   + An ability to set status icons for documents in the tree
   + Sorting in the document tree on the basis of various parameters
   + Forward/Back buttons to navigate through links
   + An ability to set (manually) an order sequence for records in the list when
     sorting is disabled
   + An ability to create a record following some sample via the "Add as copy"
     menu item
   + A function of saving a backup copy of a .gso file
   + An ability to insert time and date in a record title or document name in
     the documents tree
   + In the printing dialog box, you can choose a type of the printed document
     (other than the current one)
   + An ability to print all child documents of the selected type

   Database control
   ! We've added support for .gso files database control
   + An ability to open documents in the "read-only" mode using the
     corresponding option in the database control window
   + An ability to open files directly from the database control window

   + An ability to set a default color for documents depending on their type
   + Selecting a font for a drop-down list of records
   + Automatic function for closing password-protected documents being idle
     for a certain time

   ! Drag & Drop of text and graphics (and text/graphic files)
     between the program and any other application that supports Drag & Drop
   + Drag & Drop a link from Internet Explorer
   + Dragging files by means of the mouse from Explorer to a note/comment
     inserts the content of these files. If Ctrl is pressed, only links to
     dragged files are inserted.
   + An ability to transfer a part of text from one place in a record/comment
     to some other location (using the mouse)
   + An ability to insert a link as an image
   + An ability to insert a link to a folder
   + A button to set the "Strikeout" font
   + "Table properties" menu item has been added
   + Highlighting an entire row/line by mouse-clicking its left border
   + Two additional reports are added for printing notes
   * Optimized RTF file importing

   - Bug fixes and updates

Version 2.4 (05/15/2003)

   From now on, the program supports 27! languages: English,
   German, French, Russian, Spanish, Hungarian, Slovenian, Bulgarian,
   Greek, Czech, Italian, Ukrainian, Portuguese, Portuguese-Br, Chinese
   Simplified, Chinese Traditional, Byelorussian, Swedish, Polish,
   Slovak, Lithuanian, Korean, Serbian, Danish, Turkish, and Dutch.

   General changes
   ! Inplace editing in Record Details of the current record
   ! Adjustment of element (list of records, comment, Record Details
     window) position via the mouse
   + The Record Details filter has been added
   + When you go to a password-protected document, a password is entered
     in the main program window
   + An option of denying access to password-protected documents
     on program minimizing
   + jpeg 2000 supported
   + Storing export and print paths with possible restoration of
     default paths
   + The Alt+Ins (add a new record) hotkey is added in the record editing
     dialog box
   + It is now possible to convert images in Notes from one format to
     another one (in image editing dialog box)
   + A calendar that pops up above the program icon in the system tray is
     made optional
   * The hotkey to hide the document tree - Ctrl+H - has been switched
     to Ctrl+Alt+H
   * The uniform application hot key can now be used for minimizing

   ! Changing the size of an image using the mouse
   ! On pasting pages copied from Internet Explorer,
     images stored in the browser cache are also pasted
   + Shift + LeftClick on a GSO-link opens the link in the edit dialog box
   + Double clicking an image calls up the image editing dialog box
   + When the "Insert/Link to" menu item is called up, the selected
     text is pasted in the link or header field depending on the content
   + When a BMP image is inserted from the clipboard, it is converted
     into PNG to optimize the size of occupied place
   + Saving images in any supported format with right-clicking the
     mouse on a given image

   - Minor bug fixes and updates

Version 2.2 (12/26/2002)

   Common features
   + Importing and exporting data into various formats
   + Global search through all documents
   + Password protection of data files and separate documents
   + Simultaneous opening of several files
   + Applying "read only" attribute to separate documents
   + Links between documents
   + Customizing the number/order of field representation in tables
   + Setting up number/order of representation of fields in tables
   + Setting up default fonts for all documents
   + Auto-saving the document that is being edited
   + Printing documents tree
   + Drag-n-Drop records between documents
   + Ability to create several notes in a single document
   + Inserting html-tables
   + Ability to turn off formatting 
   + Increasing the number of supported graphics formats
   + Decreasing (considerably) the size of files that contain graphics
   + Bullets and Numbering 
   + Unicode support 

Version 1.30 (Build 110) (11/27/00)

   ! First Public version.

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