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Changes for v5.56 - v5.57

  • Improved: EssentialPIM main window handling on systems with two or more monitors
  • Improved: Handling of recurring to dos
  • Improved: Compatibility with some rare SMTP mail servers
  • Improved: Handling of email attachments
  • Fixed: EPIM still running in the background after existing the program in some cases
  • Fixed: Google sync not always working upon exiting EssentialPIM
  • Fixed: Some Android sync related issues
  • Fixed: Birthday reminders being shown with incorrect dates
  • Fixed: Removal of contact groups under regular users in EPIM Network
  • Fixed: Reminder custom sounds for appointments and to dos not always working
  • Fixed: Other small issues since last update



Changes for v5.54 - v5.55

  • This release improves synchronizations with CalDAV/CardDAV services and Outlook and fixes known bugs and possible performance issues.



Changes for v5.53 - v5.54

  • Improved: Performance of the reminders window
  • Improved: Synchronization of appointment reminders with Android version of EPIM
  • Fixed: Duplicate items appearing in some rare cases in Google Drive and Google Tasks sync
  • Fixed: Couple of issues with OneMediaHub synchronization
  • Fixed: Issue with mail rules for fully downloaded messages on IMAP accounts
  • Fixed: Several minor problems with CalDAV and CardDAV synchronizations
  • Fixed: All other minor issues found since previous version



Changes for v5.52 - v5.53

  • This is a service release with a number of improvements and fixes found since last version.



Changes for v5.51 - v5.52

  • Fixed: List index out of bounds error when EPIM started up with Windows
  • Fixed: All Unicode related issues for all modules
  • Fixed: Inability to attach files to email messages
  • Fixed: Couple of errors related to Android and Google synchronizations
  • Fixed: Several other minor bugs



Changes for v5.5 - v5.51

  • Improved: Import of vCard files
  • Fixed: Unicode related issues (tag "div" not found error)
  • Fixed: Some problems in synchronizations with OneMediaHub, Memotoo, Google Contacts and iCloud services
  • Fixed: The file is already opened error when working with Dropbox
  • Fixed: First day of week in Week view not being shown correctly
  • Fixed: All other known minor issues



Changes for v5.03 - v5.5

  • Added: Native Dropbox support
  • Added: Synchronization with Apple iCloud online service
  • Added: CardDAV synchronization
  • Improved: CalDAV support
  • Improved: Synchronization as with EssentialPIM for Android as with EssentialPIM for iOS
  • Fixed: All known issues since last version



Changes for v5.0.2 - v5.03

  • Added: Automatic text color inversion for dark categories
  • Improved: The way categories are being shown (due to popular demand)
  • Improved: Android and iOS synchronizations
  • Fixed: Error restoring EssentialPIM from the notification area (system tray)
  • Fixed: Some inconsistencies in synchronization with Toodledo service
  • Fixed: All other issues and omissions since last version



Changes for v5.01 - v5.0.2

  • Improved: Synchronization with EssentialPIM for Android
  • Improved: Moving of notes within a tree with the manual sorting feature turned on
  • Improved: Synchronization of contact groups with Google Contacts
  • Fixed: Table properties in Notes
  • Fixed: The number of simultaneously connected users for EssentialPIM Pro Network
  • Fixed: Issues related to removal of email accounts
  • Fixed: All other minor issues and omissions



Changes for v4.54 - v5.01

  • Improved: Robustness of Android and iOS synchronizations
  • Improved: Synchronization with Outlook
  • Improved: Spell check for words with apostrophes
  • Fixed: Couple of issues related to database conversion from the previous versions of EssentialPIM
  • Fixed: Synchronization with Google on program exit
  • Fixed: Some minor issues with message rules in Mail
  • Fixed: Problems with the Repeat Password field in Passwords
  • Fixed: All other known minor omissions
  • Added: EssentialPIM counterpart for Android! It provides synchronization between Windows and Android EPIM over Wi-Fi, as well as additional modules. Following data is synchronized: Calendar, Contacts, To Dos, Notes and Passwords (first 2 with internal Android apps). EssentialPIM for Android is available from Google Play Store and also as a direct APK file download
  • Added: EssentialPIM counterpart for iPhone/iPad! It provides synchronization between Windows and iOS EPIM over Wi-Fi, as well as additional modules. Following data is synchronized: Calendar, Contacts, To Dos and Passwords (first 2 with internal iOS apps). EssentialPIM for iOS is available via AdHoc distribution so far (pending submission to App Store). To get it, send us a message with your device UDID (How to find iPhone/iPad UDID). Later you you will be able to get it from App Store
  • Added: Most windows are independent now from the main program window (you can open several dialogs)
  • Added: Templates for to dos and appointments*
  • Added: Ability to mark email messages with stars
  • Added: Support for multiple SMTP servers
  • Added: Ability to set up an unlimited number of identities in Mail
  • Added: One-way synchronization with Outlook (in addition to already existing two-way sync)*
  • Added: Option to either remove or leave items during one-way synchronization with Outlook, Google, CalDAV and other online services*
  • Added: Letters bar in Contacts
  • Improved: Unified status icons



Changes for v4.53 - v4.54

  • Added: Export of notes field in CSV format for appointments
  • Improved: Advanced Search when searching for passwords
  • Improved: Search in Notes when a note is opened in its own dialog window
  • Fixed: Import of email messages
  • Fixed: Disappearing notes in To Do
  • Fixed: Some issues with data filtering in To Do
  • Fixed: Copy-paste of Unicode contacts
  • Fixed: Couple of AV error messages
  • Fixed: Many other minor omissions



Changes for v4.52 - v4.53

  • Improved: Some UI tweaks for enlarged system fonts/DPI
  • Improved: Visual representation of multi-day tasks in Calendar (month view) on crowded days
  • Fixed: The "Database file needs consistency check" error message after system restart
  • Fixed: AV error when restoring EssentialPIM from the system tray
  • Fixed: Synchronization of recurring appointments with WinMobile devices
  • Fixed: Sorting of to dos in To Do bar in Calendar
  • Fixed: Text formatting for Google Docs synchronization
  • Fixed: Couple of issues related to Google Calendar synchronization
  • Fixed: All other omissions found since last version



Changes for v4.51 - v4.52

  • Fixed: Synchronization with Google Contacts
  • Fixed: Synchronization of recurring events with Google Calendar
  • Fixed: Advanced Search
  • Fixed: Printing of appointments
  • Fixed: Message duplicates on IMAP accounts
  • Fixed: Restoring items from Trash
  • Fixed: Many other minor issues found since last version



Changes for v4.5 - v4.51

  • Added: Showing of BCC addresses for outgoing email messages
  • Improved: Interface to better suit new fonts
  • Fixed: Import/export for LinkedIn
  • Fixed: Import of email messages from Outlook
  • Fixed: Some Google Tasks synchronization issues
  • Fixed: Printing in Calendar
  • Fixed: Other minor bugs and inconsistencies since last version



Changes for v4.24 - v4.5

  • Added: Synchronization with Google Tasks (To Do module) and Google Docs (Notes module)*
  • Added: Attachment manager* (Tools-> Attachments Manager)
  • Added: Custom fields for To Do module (add as many fields as you want!)*
  • Added: To Do custom filters (use "Filter" command in Actions menu on the left and see what happens to To Do columns)*
  • Added: One-way synchronizations for all Online services!
  • Added: Option how to synchronize First/Last or Last/First names (Tools-> Options-> Synchronization)
  • Added: Various Passwords module improvements
  • Added: Compress command for each IMAP folder
  • Added: Email now can be received through proxy server
  • Added: Plaxo import and LinkedIn import and export
  • Added: Unicode support for attachments
  • Added: Passwords printing
  • Improved: New font for EssentialPIM overall interface
  • Improved: Attachments toolbar
  • Improved: Speed of opening EPIM Today and Mail
  • Improved: Mail module handling of multiple encodings
  • Improved: Printouts for organizers
  • *Available in Pro version



Changes for v4.23 - v4.24

  • Added: Folders synchronization for Toodledo
  • Improved: Selection of recipients for email messages (double click on a recipient to add)
  • Improved: Search speed in Notes
  • Fixed: Floating point division by zero error message when composing HTML email messages
  • Fixed: Issue with database optimization
  • Fixed: Backup restore feature
  • Fixed: Export of contacts in Unicode
  • Fixed: Couple of issues with user rights in Network edition
  • Fixed: Reminders for cloned appointments
  • Fixed: Automatic removal of outdated backups in Free version
  • Fixed: Printing of all day appointments in Month view
  • Fixed: Transaction not active error message under certain conditions during Google Synchronization
  • Fixed: EssentialPIM.exe process still running after closing Free version
  • Fixed: All other minor issues



Changes for v4.22 - v4.23

  • Improved: Synchronization with Google, Yahoo! and Toodledo
  • Improved: Export/Import features
  • Improved: Automatic database checking and fixing mechanisms
  • Improved: Database closing procedures on computer shut downs on Windows 7
  • Fixed: Incorrect sorting of reminders in some cases
  • Fixed: AV error in EPIM Today when making appointments completed
  • Fixed: To Do pane sorting issues
  • Fixed: Minor issue with Gmail IMAP accounts
  • Fixed: Some database backup related issues
  • Fixed: Working with to dos with Italian regional settings
  • Fixed: Couple of other known bugs to improve performance, stability and security



Changes for v4.02 - v4.2

  • Added: "Consolidated" view for To Do module (new view is also available in EPIM Today and Schedule)*
  • Added: Week numbers on left-side calendar
  • Added: Recurrence rule for To Dos (Workdays)
  • Added: New view for attachments (Large icons, Small icons, Details)
  • Added: Ability to use the "Send to->Mail recipient" context menu in Windows
  • Added: Option to remember set date in Schedule Table view (set up in Options)
  • Added: Sorting possibilities for attachments (Right-click-> Name, Date, Size)
  • Added: Shortcuts for Password module (Copy User Name and Copy Password, can be changed in Options-> Shortcuts menu)
  • Added: Possibility to open EML files directly from EssentialPIM
  • Added: Possibility to use own date and time formats (Options)*
  • Improved: Reminder window (multiple selection and other improvements)
  • Improved: Repositioned go-forward and go-back arrows on the left for Calendar
  • Improved: Synchronization with online services (Google Calendar/Contacts, SyncML, etc.)



Changes for v4.01 - v4.02

  • Added: Ability to search to dos by assignees in Global Search
  • Improved: Words wrapping for to dos in EPIM Today and in To Do bar in Calendar
  • Improved: Tabs and spaces are now being correctly shown for appointments and to dos
  • Improved: Import of iCal files
  • Improved: Handling of birthday reminders
  • Improved: UI when using large fonts in Windows
  • Improved: Undo/Redo feature for to dos
  • Fixed: Synchronization with Mobical and Memotoo SyncML services
  • Fixed: Issues related to incorrect mapping of fields in Contacts and Passwords modules
  • Fixed: Synchronization with Google Calendar through proxy servers
  • Fixed: Copy-paste and drag&drop features for selected to dos
  • Fixed: Shft+F3 keyboard shortcut to change case in Notes module
  • Fixed: Some issues with Gmail when using IMAP
  • Fixed: Synchronization of notes in contacts with Outlook
  • Fixed: Problem with selecting recipients for mail messages for Chinese, Japanese, and other character-based languages
  • Fixed: Default font for email messages in EssentialPIM Free



Changes for v4.0 - v4.01

  • Improved: Cloud synchronization performance
  • Improved: Words wrapping for To Dos in EPIM Today
  • Improved: Right-click options for images in email messages
  • Improved: Contacts module loading speed
  • Fixed: Quick search in Contacts
  • Fixed: Password fields order in the lower window
  • Fixed: Cross-database links in between EPIM items
  • Fixed: Inconsistencies with plain text email messages
  • Fixed: Hide completed appointments option for the table view
  • Fixed: AV error when deleting certain type of fields in Contacts
  • Fixed: Notes RTF/TXT Unicode import
  • Fixed: AV error in Notes during quick search
  • Fixed: Attachment icon in Passwords module
  • Fixed: WinMobile synchronization AV error



Changes for v3.74 - v4.0

  • Added: New module - Password manager
  • Added: New synchronizations - Yahoo (calendar, to do and contacts), MobiCal, GooSync, AOLSync, CalDAV (any calendar service that supports CalDAV), SyncML (used to synchronize calendar, contacts, to dos and notes)*
  • Added: Unlimited number of synchronizations, that run in background and automatically on startup/exit
  • Added: New powerful feature - Advanced search. Search on multiple criteria and in all modules at the same time (Tools-> Advanced Search)*
  • Added: Undo/Redo functions
  • Added: New options in Calendar (show only work hours, auto scale)
  • Improved: Module selection bar
  • Fixed: All known issues since last version
  • *Applies to EssentialPIM Pro only



Changes for v3.73 - v3.74

  • Added: Add as Child and Add as Sibling shortcuts in Notes
  • Fixed: Problem with email messages showing AVG signatures
  • Fixed: Disappearing ampersand (&) when editing appointments
  • Fixed: Issues with automatic sorting in Notes
  • Fixed: Two-columns sorting in To Do
  • Fixed: Incorrect printing of filtered to dos
  • Fixed: Assignee field in To Do when only company name is used
  • Fixed: Printing issues with colored to do backgrounds in EPIM Today
  • Fixed: TAB key behavior for tables in Notes
  • Fixed: "Is not a valid integer value" error when opening a database
  • Fixed: Issues with editing hyperlinks directly from the table in Contacts
  • Fixed: IMAP errors with postoffice.net mail servers
  • Fixed: Disappearing scroll bar in Free version for To Do section in EPIM Today
  • Fixed: All known issues related to using EssentialPIM on localized Asian Windows versions
  • Fixed: "DB is not open" error during editing of contacts in the lower pane
  • Fixed: "Access is denied" error if opening certain types of email attachments in Windows 7



Changes for v3.72 - v3.73

  • Fixed: Mixed Classic and Wide views in Mail
  • Fixed: Access Violation error in Free version when typing appointments directly in Calendar
  • Fixed: Multiple problems with Notes tab in Contacts
  • Fixed: Some HTML email formatting issues
  • Fixed: Problem with Reminders not correctly remembering their settings if set for monthly recurring appointments
  • Fixed: Inability to use mouse wheel in EPIM Today
  • Fixed: Group membership issue for some contacts under certain conditions
  • Fixed: EssentialPIM correct starting position on systems with dual monitors
  • Fixed: SSL and HTTPD errors during synchronization with Google services



Changes for v3.71 - v3.72

  • Added: "Hide completed" right click option for To Dos in EPIM Today
  • Added: "Save as Appointment" right click option for To Dos shown in To Do bar in Schedule
  • Added: Save confirmation message after editing contacts
  • Improved: Check spelling speed in email messages
  • Improved: Some interface changes for large fonts in Windows (120 DPI)
  • Fixed: Inability to synchronize with WM2003 (SE) using the default DLL file
  • Fixed: Error if pressing TAB during contact editing directly from table
  • Fixed: Some omissions with the Reminder window
  • Fixed: Color for upcoming appointments if printing from EPIM Today
  • Fixed: Incorrect progress bar behavior when sending certain types of email messages
  • Fixed: Dynamic SQL error when selecting recipients for newsletter
  • Fixed: Problem with contact pictures not being shown upon HTML export
  • Fixed: Removal of fields in Contacts now works as expected
  • Fixed: Problems with hiding of the Navigation panel
  • Fixed: Random moves of To Dos if marking them complete
  • Fixed: HALO related issues when sending out email messages
  • Fixed: Notes for contacts not being saved issue
  • Fixed: Issues when opening two or more documents attached to email messages with MS Office 2010
  • Fixed: Error when adding a new note if the search filter is being currently used
  • Fixed: Loosing of assignees when copy-pasting To Dos from one tab to another
  • Fixed: Mouse wheel scrolling issues in Notes
  • Fixed: Inability to copy Unicode text from Notes into Calendar/To Do/Mail modules
  • Fixed: Problems with check spelling in Mail module



Changes for v3.7 - v3.71

  • Improved: Rendering speed when switching to To Do or Notes modules
  • Improved: Loading time for Rich Text email messages
  • Fixed: "Transaction is not active" error when editing recurring appointments or contacts' birthdays
  • Fixed: "AV" error when emptying the Deleted Items folder in Mail
  • Fixed: Google Contacts synchronization issue
  • Fixed: Drag and Drop of to dos onto another tabs
  • Fixed: Random moves in the Tree view when editing To Dos directly from the list (single long click)
  • Fixed: Spell check in Mail using F7
  • Fixed: Some text formatting issues in Notes
  • Fixed: HALO related issue when sending email messages
  • Fixed: Issue with attachments not being added to forwarded messages in Mail
  • Fixed: Inability to see and add attachments for To Dos shown in Calendar
  • Fixed: "No permission for read/select access to TABLE CONTACTFIELDFULLVIEW" error in EssentialPIM Pro Network (log in as a user with administrative rights such as SYSDBA before first use)
  • Fixed: Issue with adding new appointments directly from the day/week/month/year views



Changes for v3.54 - v3.7

  • This release is a major improvement in the 3.x series and includes a large number of new features along with fixes of known bugs and errors.
  • Some of the new key features include: ability to save to dos as appointments, new type of fields (yes/no, drop-down list, check box) in Contacts, "All" tab in Contacts (can be disabled in Options), dramatically improved Google synchronization speed and much, much more.
  • Good news for EssentialPIM Free users. No more limitation to create just a single email account per database. Take a chance and utilize the Mail module fully by working with as many email accounts as you need.



Changes for v3.53 - v3.54

  • Added: Synchronization support for WinMobile 2003 devices. Please see this topic in the Support Forum for more information
  • Added: Additional check for correctness of recurrence patterns for appointments and to dos
  • Added: Korean (EUC-KR) encoding for email messages
  • Improved: Reminders aren't being shown for completed appointments and to dos anymore
  • Improved: Handling of replies to rich text email messages
  • Fixed: TAB key behavior in Subject fields of to dos and appointments
  • Fixed: If only Due date is set for a to do, reminder automatically follows it when becomes enabled
  • Fixed: AV error when trying to write in Notes before even creating a first note
  • Fixed: Error when dragging and dropping POP3 account folders in Mail
  • Fixed: Some issues related to contacts losing their membership in groups
  • Fixed: A new mail icon still showing in the system tray after new mail has been already deleted from the Deleted Items folder
  • Fixed: Reminders stealing active window focus after dismissing them
  • Fixed: AV error in the Notes module after opening notes in new separate windows
  • Fixed: Right mouse click selection of appointments in day/week/month/year views
  • Fixed: Switch from hours to minutes for appointments and to dos using the ":" symbol on the keyboard
  • Fixed: Selection of incorrectly spelled words in email messages when right clicking on them
  • Fixed: Occasional problems with the right arrow at the left side of the search area in Schedule
  • Fixed: Unicode issues when printing form the Table View in Schedule
  • Fixed: Some problems related to importing of iCal files into Schedule



Changes for v3.52 - v3.53

  • Improved: BCC field in Mail is now totally hidden from the recipients
  • Improved: selected text in Notes is now not being cleared after changing modules
  • Improved: CSV export of notes for To Dos
  • Fixed: hierarchy destruction when dragging and dropping To Dos
  • Fixed: some drag and drop issues in Notes
  • Fixed: due date changing back to default value for To Dos
  • Fixed: AV error for the Location field in Schedule
  • Fixed: inability to switch encodings under certain conditions in Mail
  • Fixed: AV error after pressing the ESC button if editing appointments directly in Schedule
  • Fixed: inability to Cut multiple appointments at once
  • Fixed: issues with birthday reminders in Contacts
  • Fixed: incorrect age for contacts in Schedule
  • Fixed: some issues related to recurring rules for appointments
  • Fixed: duplicates in Sent Items for certain IMAP accounts
  • Fixed: issue with self-setting of blue color for appointments
  • Fixed: the default mail client error for Win7
  • Fixed: AV error after disabling To Do module
  • Fixed: EPIM main window changing its size when clicking on the Mail module
  • Fixed: ";" character error in Schedule
  • Fixed: wrap of long links for plain text messages in Mail
  • Fixed: sending out additional messages from several mail accounts if using Global Folders
  • Fixed: slow response in Schedule after certain actions



Changes for v3.51 - v3.52

  • Improved: Default selection behavior in the table views when marking items as complete or deleting them
  • Fixed: Error when replying on email messages with empty styles in headers
  • Fixed: List index out of bounds error when synchronizing with Google Contacts
  • Fixed: AV error when replying on some specific email messages
  • Fixed: Synchronization issues related to changed items on WinMobile devices
  • Fixed: Issue with To Dos getting bigger in Schedule under certain conditions
  • Fixed: Start and Due dates were incorrectly shown for some To Dos
  • Fixed: AV error when editing To Dos directly form the Table view
  • Fixed: Incorrect birthday dates in reminders
  • Fixed: Inability to access installed dictionaries on Portable edition with non-standard folder name
  • Fixed: Issue with email messages BCC field being shown in some mailers
  • Fixed: Incorrect default expires date for appointments
  • Fixed: Some problems when replying to email messages with inserted pictures



Changes for v3.5 - v3.51

  • Improved: Font set for rich text is preserved when replying to plain text messages in HTML format
  • Improved: Handling or message pane when maximizing and minimizing EssentialPIM while being in Mail module
  • Improved: Handling of quoted text when replying to messages in HTML format
  • Fixed: Manage Folders option appearing in Mail module for non-IMAP accounts
  • Fixed: Mail composing format when pasting pictures into HTML messages
  • Fixed: Random movement between To Do tabs when assigning them the Private status
  • Fixed: Import of notes field for Contacts from Outlook into EssentialPIM
  • Fixed: Hidden text in Schedule for double byte languages (Japanese, Chinese, etc.)
  • Fixed: Some problems when organizing columns in Contacts
  • Fixed: AV error when linking to non-existing objects
  • Fixed: To Do list sorting and hierarchy issues when dragging and dropping items from one tab to another
  • Fixed: Inability to hide To Do bar in Schedule using mouse
  • Fixed: Copying and pasting of formatted text from one appointment to another
  • Fixed: Error when using a "<" sign in subject field as for appointments as for to dos
  • Fixed: AV error in Schedule when editing appointments on 64-bit systems
  • Fixed: Print preview error when printing labels



Changes for v3.23 - v3.5

  • Added: Global cross linking*
  • Added: Rich text formatting for appointments, to dos and contacts*
  • Added: Synchronization with Google Contacts*
  • Added: Import of email messages from Outlook
  • Added: Support for Google Apps*
  • Added: Duration display for to dos (in status bar)
  • Added: 2-week view in Schedule*
  • Added: Possibility to insert Horizontal Line in Notes
  • Added: Automatic check for new versions
  • Improved: Search and Replace dialog in Notes
  • Fixed: WinMobile synchronization issues
  • Fixed: Issues with Unicode mail messages
  • Fixed: all other minor issues
  • *Applies to EssentialPIM Pro only



Changes for v3.22 - v3.23

  • Fixed: AV error on exit
  • Fixed: problem with vertical split line in Notes
  • Fixed: To Do column width not remembering its position in EPIM Today
  • Fixed: Redo action in Notes when dealing with bulleted lists
  • Fixed: AV error when synchronizing Notes with MS Outlook
  • Fixed: some database conversion errors
  • Fixed: inability to write text when creating labels or envelopes
  • Fixed: some errors related to printouts for paper Organizers
  • Fixed: AV error if there’s a conflict during synchronization with WinMobile devices



Changes for v3.21 - v3.22

  • Improved: Next and previous months are now being shown as small additional calendars when printing Schedule month view
  • Improved: Signatures are now available for mail accounts under Global Folders
  • Improved: Tooltips for all items when linking to them in Notes
  • Fixed: Problem with applying font styles to numbered lists in Notes
  • Fixed: Incorrect text indentation in Labels
  • Fixed: Custom columns order for groups in Contacts
  • Fixed: Multi-day to do events are now being correctly shown in Schedule
  • Fixed: Incorrect detection of Chinese and Russian email encodings
  • Fixed: Email account creation steps are now being correctly shown in wizard for all languages
  • Fixed: Default font color inconsistency when creating new or replying to existing email messages
  • Fixed: Import of some specific email messages
  • Fixed: Too many concurrent connections error when copying notes from one tree to another
  • Fixed: Selection of notes when switching between trees
  • Fixed: Lost of hierarchy structure in Notes when doing drag&drop
  • Fixed: Inability to make Reminder and Repeat columns visible in To Do for old database files
  • Fixed: Some database conversion problems when upgrading to new versions
  • Fixed: Problem with not responding threads for IMAP accounts
  • Fixed: Empty From: field if using Global Folders in Mail
  • Fixed: AV error when deleting recurring appointments from Table view in Schedule
  • Fixed: Empty headers for email messages after minimizing to system tray
  • Fixed: Inability to select leafs if using filter while linking to items in Notes
  • Fixed: British Pound sign (?) as incorrectly spelled in Notes and Mail modules
  • Fixed: Delayed refresh after dismissing reminders for To Dos
  • Fixed: Resizing of horizontally split window in Notes
  • Fixed: Export of notes to RTF format



Changes for v3.2 - v3.21

  • Fixed: Error reading password property field
  • Fixed: AV error when typing directly into Schedule
  • Fixed: Dynamic SQL error when editing existing and/or creating new mail accounts
  • Fixed: Invalid data conversion error for some database files
  • Fixed: Adding new mail folders when logged in not as Administrator



Changes for v3.12 - v3.2

  • Added: Lots of flexibility for the Network edition. Now you can define who sees what for every single user*
  • Added: Envelope printing*
  • Added: Label printing now has templates*
  • Added: To Dos can now appear in Schedule (Show in Schedule option)*
  • Added: Now you can drag tasks on a small calendar in EPIM main window
  • Added: Export of To Dos into CSV*
  • Added: Ability to drag&drop To Dos to other leafs*
  • Added: Copy format command in Notes
  • Added: Custom colors in Notes
  • Added: New search options in Notes
  • Added: Notes can be now automatically named by EssentialPIM
  • Added: Spell check for Mail
  • Added: Global folders for Mail
  • Added: Ability to run rules on already received Mail
  • Improved: EPIM Today module
  • Improved: Addressing window in Mail module
  • Improved: Filtering assignees when adding them*
  • Fixed: Mail decoding errors
  • Fixed: All other known errors and omissions since last version



Changes for v3.11 - v3.12

  • Fixed: Signatures in HTML messages
  • Fixed: Schedule category filter
  • Fixed: Some forwarded messages crashed EPIM
  • Fixed: Pictures in the mail messages
  • Fixed: Chinese language in Mail module
  • Fixed: Displaying imported messages
  • Fixed: Reminder window
  • Fixed: Display of some HTML messages in EPIM
  • Fixed: Work with sympatico.ca SMTP
  • Fixed: Deleting multiple tasks in Schedule table view
  • Fixed: Task selection in Day view
  • Fixed: Fill color in Notes
  • Fixed: Styles in Notes



Changes for v3.1 - v3.11

  • Improved: start/due dates are now being shown in front of To Dos in EPIM Today
  • Improved: spell check for words with special character symbols in Notes
  • Improved: default print view for groups in Contacts
  • Fixed: EPIM behavior when clicking on email links
  • Fixed: error when clicking on File->Print Preview in Contacts
  • Fixed: collapsing of To Dos in EPIM Today when switching to other modules and back
  • Fixed: incorrect handling of embedded pictures in email messages
  • Fixed: contacts sorting when EPIM is restarted
  • Fixed: Ctrl+X shortcut when replying on email messages in plain text
  • Fixed: Send via Email link for items written in Chinese
  • Fixed: display of all-day completed appointments in EPIM Today
  • Fixed: AV error when switching To Do tabs in EPIM Today
  • Fixed: some label printing related omissions
  • Fixed: all other minor glitches and problems



Changes for v3.04 - v3.1

  • Added: Label printing (creating labels from Contacts)*
  • Added: Spell Checker for Notes
  • Added: Adding user icons to Notes
  • Added: Drag and Drop Notes between leafs and trees*
  • Added: Linking to Leafs in Notes*
  • Added: Creating styles for Notes*
  • Added: Rich text Paste into Notes from Web (optional)
  • Added: Tabs for to dos in EPIM Today*
  • Improved: EPIM Today is now much faster
  • Improved: Mail logins/passwords are no longer depend on a computer
  • Fixed: Notes field printing for Contacts
  • Fixed: Lot of Chinese- specific issues (mail, calendar names)
  • Fixed: Synchronization of Outlook reminders*
  • Fixed: CSV Unicode import
  • Fixed: Lots of Mail encoding issues
  • Fixed: All other minor issues and problems
  • Applies to EssentialPIM Pro only



Changes for v3.03 - v3.04

  • Added: Search on Assignee field in To Do
  • Fixed: Several mail threads issues
  • Fixed: Work on low screen resolutions
  • Fixed: Saving pictures in Contacts
  • Fixed: Freezing on mail check
  • Fixed: Default font setting in Mail now works for replies as well
  • Fixed: Default font setting in Notes
  • Fixed: Mail printing on right-click
  • Fixed: ?subject links
  • Fixed: Selecting mail recipients for some languages
  • Fixed: Main window size is now remembered
  • Fixed: New field creation in Contacts
  • Fixed: Some TAB issues in Contacts
  • Fixed: Network version "No permission for read/select access to TABLE ATTACHMENTS" error (open using SYSDBA for once)



Changes for v3.02 - v3.03

  • Added: Unread mail is now shown for children folders when tree is collapsed
  • Fixed: Freezing on checking mail
  • Fixed: AV on start on some systems
  • Fixed: Connection reset by peer error for IMAP
  • Fixed: Checking mail window size
  • Fixed: Gmail default settings
  • Fixed: Selecting time in Schedule
  • Fixed: Some minor issues for Portable version
  • Fixed: Folders sorting in Mail module
  • Fixed: Reminders screen fullsize



Changes for v3.01 - v3.02

  • Added: Default font can be setup for new Emails
  • Added: Now databases are automatically fixed (before fixing or upgrading database, a backup file *.epim.bak is made)
  • Added: If To Do subject is not filled in, it is taken from the body of the To Do
  • Added: Shortcuts for checking Mail
  • Fixed: "To" field in language files
  • Fixed: EPIM Today buttons on the left
  • Fixed: Deleting mail account on password-protected database
  • Fixed: Too long lines while saving message
  • Fixed: IMAP threads numerous fixes
  • Fixed: STRATO mail provider problem
  • Fixed: Sound on mail check



Changes for v3.0 - v3.01

  • Added: Option to create a new mail message from File->New
  • Improved: more space for some dialog windows in order to better fit translations in
  • Fixed: Problem with columns not being shown in Mail module for some databases initially created in the previous version of EssentialPIM
  • Fixed: Moving fields up/down under the Business tab in Contacts
  • Fixed: Incorrect behavior when clicking on Apply in Options after selecting modules to be hidden/visible
  • Fixed: A small glitch with time selection for appointments in Schedule
  • Fixed: No more Registry entries for the Portable edition
  • Fixed: Showing/hiding of private appointments in Schedule via Ctrl+L shortcut



Changes for v3.0 RC 3 - v3.0

  • Added: Mail module (supports POP3, IMAP)
  • Added: Tabs in To Do module*
  • Added: Color coding of To Do's and Appointments in Table views according to their categories
  • Added: New Print reports for paper organizers- for Classic and A5 sizes
  • Added: Option to turn off/hide modules you don't need
  • Added: New columns for To Do and Schedule table views: "Created", "Completed"
  • Added: Unicode support for CSV files
  • Improved: Mass Mail is now renamed to "Newsletter" and works with built in mailer*
  • Improved: Time selection for appointments
  • Improved: Search bar for all modules
  • Fixed: Adding folders as attachments error*
  • Fixed: Inability to see text and colors on tabs in Notes on Vista x64*
  • Fixed: All known glitches related to EPIM Today
  • Fixed: Some incorrectly working patterns for recurring appointments
  • Fixed: WinMobile synchronization errors*
  • Fixed: All known errors with vCard files import
  • *Applies to EssentialPIM Pro only



Changes for v2.81 - v3.0 RC 3

  • Mail module
  • Mass Mail is now renamed to "Newsletter" and works with built in mailer
  • Tabs in To Do module
  • New Print reports for paper organizers- for Classic and A5 sizes- for most printouts
  • To Do now color-codes tasks according to selected category
  • You can "switch off"/hide modules
  • Time selection component in Schedule and To Do
  • New columns in To Do and Schedule table views: "Created", "Completed"
  • Search bar in Schedule (all views)
  • Search bar in all modules improved



Changes for v2.8 - v2.81

  • Added: Unicode support for Outlook categories
  • Fixed: MAPI error during synchronization with Outlook*
  • Fixed: incorrect behavior when switching tabs in Notes*
  • Fixed: couple of small omissions in Notes



Changes for v2.71 - v2.8

  • Added: now you can select what categories to show in EPIM Today
  • Added: category of Tasks and To Dos displayed in EPIM Today
  • Added: ability to make Task completed straight in Today module
  • Added: feature to scroll through days, weeks, months and years using new arrows in Schedule
  • Added: search bar for Notes
  • Added: now possible to enter birthday without a year
  • Added: hide completed appointments option for EPIM Today
  • Added: ability to hide Search Bar
  • Improved: search function for To Do module
  • Improved: it is not possible to automatically exclude empty fields for printing
  • Improved: EPIM now remembers tabs last open for each contact
  • Improved: deleting items from Trash is now much faster
  • Improved: additional File->New menu that allows to create new items
  • Fixed: CSV contacts export (Unicode)
  • Fixed: saving of appointments if closing using the X button
  • Fixed: some language file related issues
  • Fixed: empty Trash on Exit option



Changes for v2.7 - v2.71

  • Improved: work with categories and their removal process*
  • Fixed: problem with setting up a password on some databases created with previous EPIM versions
  • Fixed: iCal importing issues with non UTF-8 characters
  • Fixed: issues with manual sorting of root To Dos*
  • Fixed: Unicode exporting problem in Contacts related to TXT files
  • Fixed: some problems with deletion of sticky notes*
  • Fixed: dates, which are now being shown in EPIM Today and Schedule modules
  • Fixed: removal of birthday appointments if selected not to create birthday events in Schedule when working with contacts
  • Fixed: "0 years old" message in Schedule for contacts
  • Fixed: error with import from CSV files if a contact had quotes in the last field
  • *Applies to EssentialPIM Pro only



Changes for v2.52 - v2.7

  • Added: To Do bar in Schedule module
  • Added: Hide completed events option in Schedule
  • Improved: reminder and repeat icons
  • Improved: additional way to select what categories to show
  • Improved: some parts of the interface
  • Fixed: "Alt" key interface problem on Vista
  • Fixed: copy-paste of To Do items
  • Fixed: recurring events options in Schedule
  • Fixed: import of vCard files
  • Fixed: some category view glitches in To Do
  • Fixed: TAB key now works fine in Notes
  • Fixed: CTRL+T shortcut now functions
  • Fixed: contacts printing (notes field)
  • Fixed: showing of negative years for birthdays
  • Fixed: export of contacts to Outlook Express



Changes for v2.5 - v2.52

  • Fixed database migration issues
  • Fixed Google synchronization issues
  • Fixed Windows Mobile synchronization issues
  • Fixed sticky notes roll-up/down glitches
  • Fixed U3 version uninstall issues on Windows Vista
  • Fixed Assignees window for To Do
  • Fixed Unicode names for leafs in Stickies
  • Fixed backup window focus
  • Fixed problems with copy-paste from Excel into Stickies
  • Fixed Notes sorting upon certain conditions
  • Fixed sorting in Trash



Changes for v2.2 - v2.5

  • Added long awaited synchronization with Windows Mobile 5.0/6.x powered Smartphones and Pockeck PCs*
  • Added full 2-way synchronization with Google Calendar*
  • Added sticky notes feature. It is now possible to have any notes "glued" to a Desktop*
  • Added option to print selected events in Table view for Schedule
  • Added ability to create new items with double click in all table views for all modules
  • Added option to preserve individual settings for groups in Contacts*
  • Added dependency of categories in Outlook and Windows Mobile devices with contact groups in EPIM*
  • Improved visibility of the location field for appointments, which is now being displayed in all Schedule views
  • Improved "location" field data handling for appointments and tasks
  • Improved color scheme in some places
  • Fixed all problems with displaying tasks in the month view in Schedule
  • Fixed option to exclude private items from synchronization with Palm devices*
  • Fixed some problems when working with EPIM on systems with 2 monitors
  • Fixed some minor issues with contacts import from Outlook Express
  • Fixed "password protect" option for the Network edition*
  • Fixed shortcuts for To Do module (Move In, Out, Down, Up)*
  • Fixed highlight of emails in Contacts module
  • Fixed problems with links not being recognized automatically in Notes
  • Fixed Cut/Paste action in Notes for trees
  • Fixed recurrence bugs with import from Outlook
  • Fixed bug when dealing with Australia daylight saving time
  • *Applies to EssentialPIM Pro only



Changes for v2.13 - v2.2

  • Added option to print selected text in Notes module
  • Added "Do not print headers" feature for Notes
  • Added new view for attachments in Attachments tab*
  • Added ability to manually be re-arrange To Do’s on screen*
  • Improved backup procedure, when files are now being restored into originalname_restored.epim
  • Improved situation when database is password protected and is locked, no reminders will pop up now
  • Improved subject and notes for Tasks, that are now always shown (subjects in bold) when used on screen and in print
  • Fixed unicode in Day and Week print views



Changes for v2.12 - v2.13

  • Added switching to a certain day from within EPIM Today
  • Added feature to erase EPIM Sync/Palm synchronization information
  • Improved EPIM in the system tray occupies less memory now
  • Fixed cannot attach to services manager error
  • Fixed synchronization issues with databases created in 2.x
  • Fixed "business address" synchronization in Outlook
  • Fixed repeating events synchronization issues in Outlook
  • Fixed 1550 items limit on some functions
  • Fixed CSV import into contacts
  • Fixed month view Preview errors
  • Fixed PalmSync for U3 devices
  • Fixed synchronization of categories for To Do's in Palm
  • Fixed hide multiple completed To Do's mechanism
  • Fixed Win+D show desktop command on EPIM
  • Fixed renaming of Notes from within the main screen
  • Fixed various Access violation errors



Changes for v2.11 - v2.12

  • Improved printing of To Dos
  • Fixed Unicode languages in EPIM Today
  • Fixed Unicode languages in Print
  • Fixed error when setting 0:00 timing in Schedule
  • Fixed Portuguese Brazil language categories
  • Fixed Actions -> Empty trash, which now works
  • Fixed editing Contact info
  • Fixed remembering of sorting order of groups in Contacts
  • Fixed keyboard changing of groups in Contacts
  • Fixed icons selection dialog in Notes for Vista



Changes for v2.1 - v2.11

  • Added insert date&time buttons into Notes module
  • Fixed transaction not active error
  • Fixed Schedule printing
  • Fixed search in Notes
  • Fixed vCard export/import
  • Fixed Week view print, which now has weekdays and days
  • Fixed To Do print, which now honors "Hide completed" filter
  • Fixed To Do export to HTML (assignees sorting)
  • Fixed Contacts birthdays category that is now remembered
  • Fixed automatic clean up of items in Trash
  • Fixed Contacts print that can now print pictures
  • Fixed Save As dialog minor issue
  • Fixed iCal import errors
  • Fixed some UI problems with large fonts
  • Fixed several issues with Contact birthdays



Changes for v2.02 - v2.1

  • Added new printing engine
  • Added new features in Notes (extended work with paragraphs and tables)
  • Added new highlighting options for work time/work days in Schedule
  • Added automatically purge items in Trash option
  • Added ability to resize a contact's window
  • Improved EPIM Today view
  • Improved processing speed of large amounts of data when doing import, synchronization
  • Improved Palm synchronization options
  • Fixed categories custom colors, which are now remembered
  • Fixed focusing of reminder windows upon choosing the "Remind in..." command
  • Fixed some iCal import errors
  • Fixed small omission when doing a repetitive search in Notes
  • Fixed problems with copy-paste of repeating tasks
  • Fixed AV error when sorting groups in Contacts
  • Fixed reminder window now remembers its size
  • Fixed some Notes editing bugs
  • Fixed leaf management order in Notes



Changes for v2.0 - v2.01

  • Improved calendar highlighting (for Windows Vista)
  • Fixed empty reminder windows
  • Fixed some issues with navigation in notes
  • Fixed database conversion from 1.x to 2.0, which preserves order of columns now in contacts and to do
  • Fixed hyperlinks not being correctly called for files in notes
  • Fixed HTML export. Unicode is handled correctly now
  • Fixed minor bug in search in notes
  • Fixed AV error when exporting contacts from encrypted database
  • Fixed split line in horizontal alignment of notes
  • Fixed broken default shortcuts in schedule
  • Fixed errors related to iCal export/import in schedule
  • Fixed minor recurrence bug in schedule



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