NPD Version History

New in NPD 2.3.5

  • The size of the browser can now be changed again
  • In a few cases, windows were still not activated when switching to NPD (OSX 10.3)
  • Better recognization of URLs
  • Several print fixes (the same page was printed several times, missing pages, position of page number, wrong margins, etc)
  • More robust bundles (e.g. NPD will open and fix some broken DBs)
  • The modification date of a DB is only bumped when a "real change" takes place
  • Fixed crashes when activating NPD (frequent in OSX 10.4)
  • Several other bug fixes

New in NPD 2.3.4

  • Bugfix: Excessive memory use in OSX 10.3
  • Bugfix: Very slow in OSX 10.3
  • Better file type recognition
  • Two/three button mouse support (OSX)
  • Unicode support in RTF documents and file names
  • Support of bundled services
  • Minor bugfixes

New in NPD 2.3.3

  • Bugfix: sometimes pages were lost or "double-linked" in OSX
  • Bugfix: "assertion failed" when creating notes in an encrypted topic
  • Scrollwheel support (OSX)
  • New background patterns

New in NPD 2.3.2

  • Bugfix: After locking a note it was not properly saved.
  • Bugfix: HTMLRenderingLib and other libraries were asked for to launch in OS8.
  • Bugfix: Databases were not copied properly in OS8/OS9 due to their bundle structure.

New in NPD 2.3.1

  • Release for OS 8/9
  • Fixed an auto-sort crash bug

New in NPD 2.3

  • Embedded pictures (pictures within notes)
  • Browser objects (QT movies, pictures, sounds, etc.)
  • File links / aliases to external files
  • HTML viewing of local HTML files
  • Internal browser aliases
  • RTF import/export
  • Export to single file
  • Better Mac/UNIX/PC line feeds
  • Trash system
  • Global scrap
  • Search result listing
  • Database file structure - the database is now a bundle
  • Quartz rendering in OSX 10.1.5 and newer
  • More than 30 chars in the header
  • Better inline input
  • Bug fixes - FINALLY. Sorry all.

New in NPD 2.2

  • WASTE text engine
  • No longer any 32k limit on note size
  • More text features (alignment, line spacing, baseline, bottom border, hilite color)
  • Better worldscript support
  • Unicode awareness
  • Multiple undo/redo
  • A lot of bugfixes, mainly OSX related

New in NPD 2.1.3

  • First release of OSX Carbon version (public beta not supported)
  • New and improved background textures
  • Printing bug (Error -192, resNotFound) fixed
  • Exporting files with filenames starting with a dot now works
  • Watch cursor no longer flickers when exporting
  • Minimize state conflict with window layer ordering fixed
  • Now remembers Other texture setting when entering the Preferences
  • Open command from context menu should now display content properly
  • Filename length conflict with drag and drop fixed
  • Now possible to drag notes to printer icon
  • Topic movement bug fixed
  • New modifier key for Smaller/Larger command

New in NPD 2.1.2

  • No longer asks for ControlsLib, AppearanceLib etc. on some systems as version 2.1.1 did
  • Second screen problems which reappeared in 2.1.1 fixed
  • Date and time stamp
  • Minimize status now remembered
  • Search backwards
  • Scrollbars hilited

New in NPD 2.1.1

  • Small design improvements (open/save dialogs, context menu cursor etc.)
  • Added copy/paste without style
  • Bug fixes (locked databases, unmounted disks, adding topics, window stacking order, units)
  • Now properly updates margin settings
  • Fixed long delay when opening the Preferences dialog with ATM installed
  • No longer beeps when double-clicking an already opened database
  • Now check spelling on selection works again

New in NPD 2.1

  • Infinite number of topic levels in the browser
  • New browser navigation popup
  • Support for changing the font and textsize in the browser etc., needed for Japanese/WorldScript support.
  • Fixed error -50 bug and second screen problems
  • Instant scrollbars
  • New preferences dialog

New in NPD 2.0.1

  • Fixed bug where too many notes could be deleted when using the browser context menu
  • Fixed conflict with Kaleidoscope
  • Some other small changes

New in NPD 2.0

  • New file system
  • Browser
  • Quick-find
  • Local/Global formats
  • Find and replace
  • Encryption
  • Tab ruler in window
  • Floating DB Palette
  • A lot of internal changes
  • Multiple databases
  • Labels
  • Lock
  • Jump to previous
  • Restore notes
  • Background textures
  • Skipped the installation program
  • Word Services
  • Info windows

New in NPD 1.2.2

  • Fixed memory leak
  • Fixed conflict with Macintosh Drag & Drop (System 7.1, 68040-macs)
  • AppleEvent quit now works better
  • A CDEF was added - nicer controls
  • Several printing bugs were corrected
  • Installer application - FAT, 68K, PPC supported
  • The trash and the new page button has changed places
  • Documentation updated
  • Find options are now saved

New in NPD 1.2.1

  • Updated documentation
  • New shareware info (Kagi)
  • Fixed bug which prevented NPD from starting on some systems older than 7.1.2

New in 1.2

  • Native PowerPC
  • Support of stylable text
  • User set text-formats
  • Drag & drop
  • Tabulation functions
  • Help pages
  • Support of multiple databases
  • Minimize function
  • Several printing options
  • Search facilities
  • Improved memory handling
  • Extended error checking
  • Shift+arrows selection of text
  • Speed improvements
  • An explicit "Save" command
  • Several new settings
  • Some bug-fixes
  • Major cosmetical improvements

New in 1.1

  • - Support of multiple topics
  • - Bug-fixes
  • - Minor cosmetical improvements