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Changes for v4.5.8.2469 - v4.5.8.2471

  • News
  • Scripting - getVarValue function extended of %Word% variable. It retunrs word under cursor
  • New user highlighter definition KRL (KUKA Robotic Language) with code explorer support
  • CSS reformat to structure - new lines for each selector
  • TiDy was updated for HTML5 support
  • Fixes:
  • Search in files - change of the search text in search process searched for the new text
  • MSDos BAT highlighter - fixed string and %%i variable highlighting
  • Check document changes function was fixed



Changes for v4.5.8.2463 - v4.5.8.2469

  • News
  • Added detection of new OS versions
  • Code explorer will stay expanded as was before refresh
  • Number of user highlighters was increased to 10 from 5
  • CAPS lock indication on the status bar
  • Create project from folder will include empty folders too
  • Added program icons in higher resolution. In some cases is necessary to rebuild icon cache to see it
  • New function Remove diplicate lines (menu Edit / Lines manipulation) removes duplicate lines from text without sorting
  • Fixes:
  • New text file doesn't offer file name as first line
  • Function Save as doesn't change file time, if file already exists
  • JavaScript Code explorer fixies
  • Fixed Wine (Linux) functionality
  • FTP connection doesn't work with account parameter
  • Broken funts in Print preview window
  • Open File from selected text doesn't work for HTTPS://
  • Unix Shell Script highlighter - fix of the variable highlight



Changes for v4.5.8.2462 - v4.5.8.2463

  • Code explorer will keep his state (expanded nodes) after refresh
  • Find matching bracket result position depends of the program settings / Editor 2 - Search result option
  • HTML highlighter - added highlighting of pair tags center and font
  • Select tag function was extended - now is possible to select tag from the end of pair tag too
  • Auto completion - new option in program settings / Editor 2 - is possible to disable insert item with Space bar
  • Code format dialog - added Apply button. Existing OK button got standard behavior - confirm close dialog.
  • Search replace dialog with was increased
  • File information function / Number of chars shows all chars from ascii 33, instead of letters only in previous version



Changes for v4.5.8.2461 - v4.5.8.2462

  • News
  • Added possibility to use wildcard in parameter (c:\files\*.txt). Wildcard can be contained in file name only, not in the path. Number of files is limited to 100.
  • Added possibility to set compatibility of the internel IE browser to IE7 .. IE10 (program settings / system integration)
  • File information - added possibility to copy list of words only (Shift+Ctrl+C or right mouse)
  • Added Oracle keywords flash_cache, cell_flash_cache
  • Added HTML5 tags into html highlighter
  • Added option to save all files before external application run (highlighter settings and project settings)
  • Added option to run external application with file or selected text (highlighter settings and project settings)
  • Program title contains project name if project is open
  • Added possibility to individually set File tab color (righ mouse menu on file tab or menu Window). Color is stored if save file state option is enabled in program settings / Files and dirs
  • Fixes:
  • Fixed problem with project file containing empty line
  • Fixed problem if you create project file from drive root
  • VBScript Code explorer - fixed missing "property get xxx"
  • Clear content of the PSCache.bin file due to store File tab color
  • Added string for File tab color into translation



Changes for v4.5.8.2457 - v4.5.8.2461

  • News
  • Added possibility to use wildcard in parameter (c:\files\*.txt). Wildcard can be contained in file name only, not in the path. Number of files is limited to 100.
  • Added possibility to set compatibility of the internel IE browser to IE7 .. IE10 (program settings / system integration)
  • File information - added possibility to copy list of words only (Shift+Ctrl+C or right mouse)
  • Added Oracle keywords flash_cache, cell_flash_cache
  • Added HTML5 tags into html highlighter
  • Added option to save all files before external application run (highlighter settings and project settings)
  • Added option to run external application with file or selected text (highlighter settings and project settings)
  • Program title contains project name if project is open
  • Added possibility to individually set File tab color (righ mouse menu on file tab or menu Window). Color is stored if save file state option is enabled in program settings / Files and dirs
  • Fixes:
  • Fixed problem with project file containing empty line
  • Fixed problem if you create project file from drive root
  • VBScript Code explorer - fixed missing "property get xxx"



Changes for v4.5.8.2455 - v4.5.8.2457

  • News
  • Highlighter settings - added possibility define highlighter based current line collor
  • Oracle highlighter - added keywords TRIGGERS, INSTANCES, DEGREE
  • HTML highlighter - highlighting of pair tags DL, DT, DD
  • New Code explorer for Structured Text language (ftSTL file type in User highlighter definition)
  • Autocomplete window disappear when symbol chars is inserted
  • Fixes:
  • Hex editor - wan't possible to open file with unicode chars in name
  • Fixed OEM files content load
  • CSS inline reformat - in some cases was selector name changed to lowercase
  • Send unicode file name into running PSPad instance
  • C++ code explorer doesn't show content of NAMESPACE
  • Fortran code explorer - recognition of function with filetypes e.g. real*4
  • Run Clip function (Shift+Space) works again



Changes for v4.5.7.2445 - v4.5.8.2453

  • News
  • Code explorer for SDL
  • New TiDy.exe version with HTML5 support
  • New keywords in Cobol highlighter
  • New line comment style <<< in user highlighter
  • Program settings / Backup - added information about PSPad config files path with possibility to open it in Windows Explorer
  • Fixes:
  • Some fixes for MAKE code explorer



Changes for v4.5.7.2441 - v4.5.7.2445

  • News
  • Drag/Drop image into HTML while CTRL is kept inserts image directly into code as BASE64 - it works from PSPad file explorer too
  • CSS highlighter - added new keywords
  • Fixes:
  • C++ code explorer - fixed problem with __fastcall



Changes for v4.5.7.2437 - v4.5.7.2441

  • News
  • added Code explorer parser for Makefile (ftMakeFile file type in User highlighter)
  • added V+ syntax user highlighter definition including Code explorer
  • User highlighter - added possibility to switch off string escaping
  • Show color - added possibility to lock all sliders
  • Open file apointed by selection function works with relative paths
  • User convertors - extended for unicode replacing. In section [Description] added UTF8List=0/1 option. Strings are stored in UTF-8 encoding
  • Changed memory manager. I hope it won't cause problems. Reposrt me any unexpected behavior.
  • Scripting - new function reloadClips - reloads all code clips
  • Fixes:
  • Fixed PSpad settings as IE viewer and IE compatibility
  • Block copy - fixed
  • FTP - fixed remove file extension in FTP client settings
  • Code explorer for PHP - function starts on Includexxxx was taken as include directive
  • Search in files doesn't work correctly with ignored folders (program settings / Files and dirs)
  • Fixed doubled menu items in script menu - state when operating system returns 2 same scripting engines
  • Show color - click on stored color doesn't update HTML color code
  • File information display problem on system with changed font size



Changes for v4.5.7.2433 - v4.5.7.2437

  • News
  • Program settings / System - new option Register as IE HTML viever. Files open from Temporary internet files witout extension will be open with HTML highlighter
  • Program settings / System - new option Internal browser in IE9 mode
  • In the menu File/Special added option Delete file history
  • Search for current word/selection cycles in file same as F3/Shift+F3
  • PHP highlighter - added keywords trait, insteadof
  • Ruller font is same as font editor
  • Into KeyMap was added command DeleteBOL (delete from cursor to begin of the line)
  • Added new keywords into COBOL highlighter
  • New user highlighter syntax definition for V+ include Code explorer
  • Fixes:
  • Code clips - fixed problem when selected text contains char '|'
  • Exception for Code format and user highlighter
  • HTML multihighlighter - PHP variable is marked include $ using doubleclick
  • File change detection was reverted into 4.5.4 version
  • Code clips - checkbox @K control - fixed default checked state
  • Fixed IE HTML viewer and Internal browser
  • Fixed block copy



Changes for v4.5.7.2432 - v4.5.7.2433

  • Fixes:
  • fixed file type assign in Windows 7
  • C# highlighter - enum type



Changes for v4.5.6.2427 - v4.5.7.2432

  • News
  • Autocomplete - if there is one match only, will be inserted automatically in case you call this function manually
  • CodeV code explorer - added support for SHR and IMG
  • FoxPro (Clipper) highlighter - added support for public/static/private declarations
  • Implemented latest updates of Synedit editor component
  • Updated JCL library to current version
  • WordWrap - for TXT files one or more char '.' stays as part of previous word
  • Fixes:
  • C# highlighter
  • fixed unicode support for file names in tabs, taskbar, recent files
  • 3D flip works in Windows 7 or Vista after program start
  • Paste from clipboard
  • Code explorer for C - doesn't show functions like bool EXPORTCALL GetDeviceMAC()
  • Status bar - fixed missong informations after file open



Changes for v4.5.4.2356 - v4.5.6.2427

  • Backup/Restore PSpad configuration in program settings / Backup
  • Added user highlighter for DART
  • Modified file change detection
  • Autocomplete - now is possible to confirm it with TAB key
  • Open system files funstion opens HOSTS file too
  • Code explorer for ADA - improoved
  • User highlighter - added backslash comment possibility (4680 Basic)
  • Interactive code clips - you can set date format in menu Settings / Program variables in %date% variable
  • Python highlighter - added With keyword
  • Open and Close dialogs uses new Windows 7 style
  • New version of unicode library TNTUnicode controls
  • New version of JCL library
  • FoxPro - new code explorer
  • File backup into designated folde includes drive letter
  • Code explorer trims redundant spaces
  • Autocomplete is case sensitive now
  • HTML5 support - added missing tags
  • menu Edit / Conversion - items was changed to actions. You can assign shortcuts, use conversion in scripts
  • Highlighter settings - you can set color for file tab
  • Current File tab is highlighted
  • HTML and CSS highlighter - # is included in select word
  • COBOL Code explorer - added COPY section
  • REX Code explorer - added support as ftREX in user highlighter
  • HTML highlighter - double click selects color include # char
  • Code explorerer - new support for Macomy Script (ftMScript)
  • New dialog - speed optimalization
  • file change detection
  • Cobol highlighter (new keywords, inline comment)
  • HTML5 tags support
  • system variables support in external commands and compiler
  • Search/Replace - PSPad will keep position when nothing is found
  • Search file from log priority change - PSpad search in compiler folder first, then in project and open files
  • File detection mechanism was rewriten
  • Autocomplete appears automatically. You can set delay in Program settings / Editor2
  • Log parser extended capabilities (Highlighter settings / Compiler)
  • Added -i /i switch what allows you use alternative config file for PSPad
  • Load file using plugin autodetects UTF-8 encoding
  • User highlighter - new multiline comment style * ? ;
  • Program settings / System - new option allows you minimize program instead close it
  • MS SQL highlighter extended (try - catch)
  • User highlighter extended - comments start with slash (MEGA)
  • User highlighter extended - escaped strings
  • Code explorer - modification for AutoMod (ftAUM)
  • added FTP support for z/VM - vm/cms
  • new option for detection deleted files in [Special settings section]: CheckDeleted. Default is off.
  • TextDiff is scrolling with window above
  • Code explorer for AutoMod (ftAUM) was extended
  • Code explorer for CSS shows used colors
  • Cobol highlighter - words pair highlighting
  • Color select - dblclick on stored color adds color into editor
  • Color translator - stored colors was added
  • Code explorer for UnIcon
  • New command line parameter -N or /N runs new PSPad instance
  • Search/replace in files now works with R/O files too
  • In Highlighter settings / HTML is possible to activate/deactivate template support
  • Added File Remove/Delete on the background detection
  • libraries update: JCL, TextDiff
  • Project synchronize uses ignore masks list (Program settings / Files) for folders too
  • Code format function remebers settings for individual highlighters between sessions
  • Project from folder dialog
  • New multiline comment style for PowerShell <#..#> in User highlighter definition
  • Wordstar Layout support for editor shortcuts (you can define it)
  • new Project synchronization with disk include file extensions specification in Project settings. It's first version, modification of Project from folder dialog will follow
  • variable OldWhitespaceChar is back in program settings / Direct edit
  • XProfan 11 - new user highlighter from Stephan Sonneborn
  • Falcon 11 - new user highlighter from GRAWeeLD
  • possibility to sort file tabs alphabetically - menu Windows or file tabs context menu
  • Drag/Drop image to HTML file with CTRL key inserts Base64 image form direct into code
  • LOG parser - added %S what means any count of spaces/tabs
  • Direct HEX editor works with code switching in menu format (right column)
  • New script command: highlighter([s: string]): string sets/returns editor highlighter. You can enter start of the highlighter name only.
  • Show nonprintable chars - small dot for spaces
  • Editor Command ecInsert inserts new line before current line and place cursor to start of the line
  • PSPadShell extension first looks for PSpad in current folder then from registry - has meaning for multiuser environment
  • Included manifest - requestedExecutionLevel is set to asInvoker
  • JScript highlighter allows you highlight words begining of underscore with different color
  • Syntax change - new button to set TXT - remove highlighter from file
  • Manifest file was moved out of PSPad.exe. In default is set "asInvoker"
  • Fortran Code explorer shows CALL in procedure body
  • New commend line option /Snnn or -Snnn forced highlighter given by nnn. You can use start of highliter name only. Highlighter is used for all files in command line
  • In manifest was requestedExecutionLevel set to "highestAvailable" value
  • FTP client - '..' is available always
  • HTML preview - refresh after file save
  • Progress code explorer - added Temp table structure support
  • ABB rapid Code explorer - addedd Traps support
  • Updated JCL library - processor and OS detection e.t.c.
  • Progress highlighter - addedd new keywords
  • Programm remembers Code clips window size during sessions
  • Remove file from project (Shift+Ctrl+Del) is available only if project Window is focused
  • InnoSetup highlighter update - new keywords and flags
  • new function - Detach file from FPT - if you open file from FTP, you can edit it locally only without automatically save it to FTP
  • new option if FTP settings allows you keep connection with random commands
  • new user highlighter for SIEMENS STEP7 industrial automation controller language (Wolfgang T. Url, DynaByte Engineering Url)
  • XML Code explorer - some XML form (one line XML) freezes PSPad
  • FTP log doesn't scroll to last line automatically
  • Main form position after start
  • Active tab setting after close files right or left
  • FTP icon on the file tab after file was saved to FTP
  • Multiline file tabs was displayed incorrectly in some cases
  • Removing unnumbered bookmark doesn't have influence to bookmarks list
  • Autorefres for new files
  • Import FTP settings from FileZilla with FTP servers groups
  • PSPad start with dots in path
  • Open files from internet history wasn't stored
  • Hanlded exception is file was closed on background
  • FTP client - movement using arrows
  • Switch to HEX when whole text was selected and file type was different from DOS
  • Open Text files from project with double click
  • File change detection
  • FTP - random command can't be switched off
  • Main window and more desktops
  • Icon was lost when you go to settings and files with iconsets was missing
  • Autoindent behavior corection
  • Code explorer for Cobol
  • Bracket highlighting in C++ and JScript
  • String highlighting in JScript
  • Fortran line comment in user highlighter takes 'C' only when on the first position in line
  • Exception after binary file reload
  • Reformat XML code - handled CDATA section
  • PSpad doesn't take ShowHint settings (Program settings/Direct edit) after start
  • FTP keep connection keeps current folder and keeps FTP client connected
  • for new file extension TXT is set when Highlighter is switched off in Syntax change dialog
  • corrected exception after paste text into incremental search
  • fixed new comment style for C++ highlighter
  • fixed undo problems with active Autoindent mode
  • Open file from internet - problem in case of UTF-8 page encoding
  • File change detection
  • Fixed ECHO highlighting for MSDos BAT highlighter
  • Perl highlighter - string \# was highlighted as comment
  • Fixed save ANSI file on VirtualBox shared folder
  • Remove additional spaces with active WordWrap
  • JScript - escaped comment problem
  • FTP client - fixed problem with slow SSL/TLS communication
  • JScript comment
  • Drag/Drop from internal file explorer into HEX editor and TextDiff
  • Statusbar supports unicode chars
  • Statusbar - char update after delete char
  • Statusbar - cursor position shows number of char before cursor
  • Project synchronization wasn't available is no file was open
  • CSS highlighter - highlight of the matching bracked fix
  • Project doesn't store extensions for synchronization
  • Search/replace - replace include new line
  • Deleted file info was incorrect for new file
  • CSS highlighter fix for matching bracket
  • File save with keep date time info
  • Paste from clipboard, real tabs and enabled EOL
  • fixed CSS highlighter
  • file change detection using GetFileInformationByHandle() API function
  • all window redraw during open files from outside editor
  • Save main window position in menu Settings was disabled if no file was open
  • File change detection stops work if file was closed using file tab
  • Code explorer fo C++ and splitted strings
  • Scripting - function highlighter() doesn't return highlighter name for user highlighters
  • LOG resize with filetabs on the bottom
  • user highlighter - string highlighting
  • favourite panel - copy link doesn't copy log parser string
  • program title - fixed display of the file name
  • toolbar - fixed problem with nondefault font size after start
  • LOG parser debuger
  • C++ code explorer
  • C++ code explorer
  • AutoCompletion behavior
  • problems when PSpad was started with -N
  • File explorer allows you delete folder ..
  • C++ code explorer
  • AutoCompletion behavior
  • C++ Code explorer
  • Autocomplete - behavior fixes
  • COBOL code explorer - fixes
  • COBOL - add/remove comments is driven by AreaA settings
  • Project - fixed file type filter in File dialog when project file doesn't exist
  • handled exception in Highlighter settings
  • fixed Tcl/Tk variable highlight
  • fixed File tabs draw
  • Autocomplete works only if PSPad is active
  • work directory release when PSpad is minimized to tray
  • Sort dialog with remove duplicities works with unicode files now
  • VBScript code explorer - procedures and functions
  • Search/Replace dialog - problems with unicode strings
  • HTML to plain text convertor (remove tags in menu HTML)
  • fixed buttons and checkboxes draw on Windows 7 with Alt key
  • Cobol highlighter - foxed draw od * char if the last position
  • Dialogs will show in the screen center if main PSPad window is partially behind the screen
  • File save dialog for TXT files doesn't contain TXT extension when URL highlight was active
  • Code explorer for C++ doesn't recognize "interrupt void ..."
  • Dialogs - the caption wasn't transparent
  • MS SQL 7 highlighter - AND was moved to keywords
  • Remove redundant spaces - problem with unicode chars
  • Highlighter settings / compiler tab - exception when there was no content and button INF was pressed



Changes for v4.5.6.2423 Beta - v4.5.6.2426 Beta

  • Backup/Restore PSpad configuration in program settings / Backup
  • Added user highlighter for DART
  • Modified file change detection



Changes for v4.5.6.2419 Beta - v4.5.6.2423 Beta

  • News
  • Autocomplete - now is possible to confirm it with TAB key
  • Open system files funstion opens HOSTS file too
  • Code explorer for ADA - improoved
  • User highlighter - added backslash comment possibility (4680 Basic)
  • Fixes:
  • Dialogs will show in the screen center if main PSPad window is partially behind the screen
  • File save dialog for TXT files doesn't contain TXT extension when URL highlight was active
  • Code explorer for C++ doesn't recognize "interrupt void ..."
  • Dialogs - the caption wasn't transparent
  • MS SQL 7 highlighter - AND was moved to keywords
  • Remove redundant spaces - problem with unicode chars
  • Highlighter settings / compiler tab - exception when there was no content and button INF was pressed



Changes for v4.5.5.2417 Beta - v4.5.6.2419 Beta

  • News
  • Interactive code clips - you can set date format in menu Settings / Program variables in %date% variable
  • Python highlighter - added With keyword
  • Open and Close dialogs uses new Windows 7 style
  • New version of unicode library TNTUnicode controls
  • New version of JCL library
  • Fixes:
  • Sort dialog with remove duplicities works with unicode files now
  • VBScript code explorer - procedures and functions
  • Search/Replace dialog - problems with unicode strings
  • HTML to plain text convertor (remove tags in menu HTML)
  • fixed buttons and checkboxes draw on Windows 7 with Alt key
  • Cobol highlighter - foxed draw od * char if the last position



Changes for v4.5.5.2415 Beta - v4.5.5.2417 Beta

  • News
  • FoxPro - new code explorer
  • File backup into designated folde includes drive letter
  • Code explorer trims redundant spaces
  • Autocomplete is case sensitive now
  • HTML5 support - added missing tags
  • menu Edit / Conversion - items was changed to actions. You can assign shortcuts, use conversion in scripts
  • Fixes:
  • handled exception in Highlighter settings
  • fixed Tcl/Tk variable highlight
  • fixed File tabs draw
  • Autocomplete works only if PSPad is active
  • work directory release when PSpad is minimized to tray



Changes for v4.5.5.2412 Beta - v4.5.5.2415 Beta

  • News
  • Highlighter settings - you can set color for file tab
  • Current File tab is highlighted
  • HTML and CSS highlighter - # is included in select word
  • COBOL Code explorer - added COPY section
  • REX Code explorer - added support as ftREX in user highlighter
  • Fixes:
  • C++ Code explorer
  • Autocomplete - behavior fixes
  • COBOL code explorer - fixes
  • COBOL - add/remove comments is driven by AreaA settings
  • Project - fixed file type filter in File dialog when project file doesn't exist



Changes for v4.5.5.2411 Beta - v4.5.5.2412 Beta

  • News
  • HTML highlighter - double click selects color include # char
  • Code explorerer - new support for Macomy Script (ftMScript)
  • Fixes:
  • C++ code explorer
  • AutoCompletion behavior



Changes for v4.5.5.2405 Beta - v4.5.5.2411 Beta

  • News
  • New dialog - speed optimalization
  • file change detection
  • Cobol highlighter (new keywords, inline comment)
  • HTML5 tags support
  • system variables support in external commands and compiler
  • Fixes:
  • C++ code explorer
  • AutoCompletion behavior
  • problems when PSpad was started with -N
  • File explorer allows you delete folder ..



Changes for v4.5.5.2401 Beta - v4.5.5.2405 Beta

  • News
  • Search/Replace - PSPad will keep position when nothing is found
  • Search file from log priority change - PSpad search in compiler folder first, then in project and open files
  • File detection mechanism was rewriten
  • Fixes:
  • C++ code explorer



Changes for v4.5.5.2395 Beta - v4.5.5.2401 Beta

  • News
  • Autocomplete appears automatically. You can set delay in Program settings / Editor2
  • Log parser extended capabilities (Highlighter settings / Compiler)
  • Added -i /i switch what allows you use alternative config file for PSPad
  • Load file using plugin autodetects UTF-8 encoding
  • User highlighter - new multiline comment style * ;
  • Program settings / System - new option allows you minimize program instead close it
  • Fixes:
  • LOG parser debuger



Changes for v4.5.5.2392 Beta - v4.5.5.2395 Beta

  • Fixes
  • LOG resize with filetabs on the bottom
  • user highlighter - string highlighting
  • favourite panel - copy link doesn't copy log parser string
  • program title - fixed display of the file name
  • toolbar - fixed problem with nondefault font size after start



Changes for v4.5.5.2390 Beta - v4.5.5.2392 Beta

  • News
  • MS SQL highlighter extended (try - catch)
  • User highlighter extended - comments start with slash (MEGA)
  • User highlighter extended - escaped strings
  • Code explorer - modification for AutoMod (ftAUM)
  • Fixes
  • File change detection stops work if file was closed using file tab
  • Code explorer fo C++ and splitted strings
  • Scripting - function highlighter() doesn't return highlighter name for user highlighters



Changes for v4.5.5.2389 Beta - v4.5.5.2390 Beta

  • News
  • added FTP support for z/VM - vm/cms
  • new option for detection deleted files in [Special settings section]: CheckDeleted. Default is off.
  • Fixes
  • fixed CSS highlighter
  • file change detection using GetFileInformationByHandle() API function
  • all window redraw during open files from outside editor
  • Save main window position in menu Settings was disabled if no file was open



Changes for v4.5.5.2388 Beta - v4.5.5.2389 Beta

  • Search/replace - replace include new line
  • Deleted file info was incorrect for new file
  • CSS highlighter fix for matching bracket
  • File save with keep date time info
  • Paste from clipboard, real tabs and enabled EOL



Changes for v4.5.5.2386 Beta - v4.5.5.2388 Beta

  • News
  • TextDiff is scrolling with window above
  • Code explorer for AutoMod (ftAUM) was extended
  • Code explorer for CSS shows used colors
  • Cobol highlighter - words pair highlighting
  • Color select - dblclick on stored color adds color into editor
  • Color translator - stored colors was added
  • Code explorer for UnIcon
  • New command line parameter -N or /N runs new PSPad instance
  • Fixes
  • JScript comment
  • Drag/Drop from internal file explorer into HEX editor and TextDiff
  • Statusbar supports unicode chars
  • Statusbar - char update after delete char
  • Statusbar - cursor position shows number of char before cursor
  • Project synchronization wasn't available is no file was open
  • CSS highlighter - highlight of the matching bracked fix
  • Project doesn't store extensions for synchronization



Changes for v4.5.5.2385 Beta - v4.5.5.2386 Beta

  • News
  • Search/replace in files now works with R/O files too
  • In Highlighter settings / HTML is possible to activate/deactivate template support
  • Added File Remove/Delete on the background detection
  • Fixes
  • Remove additional spaces with active WordWrap
  • JScript - escaped comment problem
  • FTP client - fixed problem with slow SSL/TLS communication



Changes for v4.5.5.2384 Beta - v4.5.5.2385 Beta

  • News
  • libraries update: JCL, TextDiff
  • Project synchronize uses ignore masks list (Program settings / Files) for folders too
  • Code format function remebers settings for individual highlighters between sessions
  • Fixes
  • Fixed ECHO highlighting for MSDos BAT highlighter
  • Perl highlighter - string \# was highlighted as comment
  • Fixed save ANSI file on VirtualBox shared folder



Changes for v4.5.5.2383 Beta - v4.5.5.2384 Beta

  • News
  • Project from folder dialog
  • New multiline comment style for PowerShell <#..#> in User highlighter definition
  • Wordstar Layout support for editor shortcuts (you can define it)
  • Fixes
  • Open file from internet - problem in case of UTF-8 page encoding
  • File change detection



Changes for v4.5.5.2381 - v4.5.5.2383 Beta

  • News
  • new Project synchronization with disk include file extensions specification in Project settings. It's first version, modification of Project from folder dialog will follow
  • variable OldWhitespaceChar is back in program settings / Direct edit
  • XProfan 11 - new user highlighter from Stephan Sonneborn
  • Falcon 11 - new user highlighter from GRAWeeLD
  • possibility to sort file tabs alphabetically - menu Windows or file tabs context menu
  • Fixes
  • for new file extension TXT is set when Highlighter is switched off in Syntax change dialog
  • corrected exception after paste text into incremental search
  • fixed new comment style for C++ highlighter
  • fixed undo problems with active Autoindent mode



Changes for v4.5.5.2374 - v4.5.5.2381 Beta

  • News
  • Drag/Drop image to HTML file with CTRL key inserts Base64 image form direct into code
  • LOG parser - added %S what means any count of spaces/tabs
  • Direct HEX editor works with code switching in menu format (right column)
  • New script command: highlighter([s: string]): string sets/returns editor highlighter. You can enter start of the highlighter name only.
  • Show nonprintable chars - small dot for spaces
  • Editor Command ecInsert inserts new line before current line and place cursor to start of the line
  • PSPadShell extension first looks for PSpad in current folder then from registry - has meaning for multiuser environment
  • Included manifest - requestedExecutionLevel is set to asInvoker
  • JScript highlighter allows you highlight words begining of underscore with different color
  • Syntax change - new button to set TXT - remove highlighter from file
  • Fixes
  • Reformat XML code - handled CDATA section
  • PSpad doesn't take ShowHint settings (Program settings/Direct edit) after start
  • FTP keep connection keeps current folder and keeps FTP client connected



Changes for v4.5.5.2370 Beta - v4.5.5.2374 Beta

  • Manifest file was moved out of PSPad.exe. In default is set "asInvoker"



Changes for v4.5.5.2357 Beta - v4.5.5.2370 Beta

  • News
  • FTP client - '..' is available always
  • HTML preview - refresh after file save
  • Progress code explorer - added Temp table structure support
  • ABB rapid Code explorer - addedd Traps support
  • Updated JCL library - processor and OS detection e.t.c.
  • Progress highlighter - addedd new keywords
  • Programm remembers Code clips window size during sessions
  • Remove file from project (Shift+Ctrl+Del) is available only if project Window is focused
  • Corrections
  • Open files from internet history wasn't stored
  • Hanlded exception is file was closed on background
  • FTP client - movement using arrows
  • Switch to HEX when whole text was selected and file type was different from DOS
  • Open Text files from project with double click
  • File change detection
  • FTP - random command can't be switched off



Changes for v4.5.4.2356 - v4.5.5.2357 Beta

  • News
  • InnoSetup highlighter update - new keywords and flags
  • new function - Detach file from FPT - if you open file from FTP, you can edit it locally only without automatically save it to FTP
  • new option if FTP settings allows you keep connection with random commands
  • new user highlighter for SIEMENS STEP7 industrial automation controller language (Wolfgang T. Url, DynaByte Engineering Url)
  • Corrections
  • XML Code explorer - some XML form (one line XML) freezes PSPad
  • FTP log doesn't scroll to last line automatically
  • Main form position after start
  • Active tab setting after close files right or left
  • FTP icon on the file tab after file was saved to FTP
  • Multiline file tabs was displayed incorrectly in some cases
  • Removing unnumbered bookmark doesn't have influence to bookmarks list
  • Autorefres for new files
  • Import FTP settings from FileZilla with FTP servers groups
  • PSPad start with dots in path



Changes for v4.5.3.2298 - v4.5.4.2356

  • added new block comments for CNC machines Okuma and Heller into User highlighter definition
  • New SAS parser for Code explorer
  • scripting - function selectionMode() without parames returns active selection mode for current editor
  • MS SQL highlighter - dblclick selects @ char as part of variable
  • PAS highlighter - possibility to set color for data types
  • Code Explorer is focused after synchronize with code button (in case if Set cursor after goto is disabled)
  • Code explorer - item stays highlighted (not greyed) even Code explorer isn't focused
  • Code explorer - added support for ABB Rapid (ftABB file type). Set it as file type in user highlighter definition
  • Statusbar - diskette symol is active with same functionality as Save button
  • Lorem Ipsum form remebers last setting over PSpad sessions
  • Maximum unnumbered bookmarks stored in project file was extended to 100 for each file
  • Included the current TiDy.exe version from 03/2009
  • PHP highlighter - document comment, new keywords, ...
  • Code explorer for PureBasic - added procedures with return codes
  • Code explorer for VB - added support for private and public class
  • User highlighter - new line comment style
  • PSPad supports Drop text from another application, if aplication supports it (IE, Word, ...)
  • Duplicate lines works for block too - it suplicates block now
  • Scripting support - new function logLineIndex([index]): integer - sets or returns current line index in LOG window
  • New function New file (Shift+Ctrl+N) - creates new file without dialog
  • Project from folder function fills now default folder in project settings
  • Program settings / Proram 1 - new option allows you switch off extended mouse support
  • Program setings / Direct edit - new variable Code explorer init = 200000. It sets max. file length in bytes. Files over this value sin't parsed automatically in Code explorer and you need to start parsing with Code explorer Refresh button
  • FTP client - added possibility to go to web page with Winsock error explanation after unsucsessfull connection
  • Check internet version - new dialog
  • FTP - small modifications in interface behavior (step to upper, sort by date include time, moveable columns, ...)
  • Code explorer for Tcl/Tk - added class methods (public, private...)
  • New program action - aScriptRecompile
  • Scripting - new function logSetParser(expression) to set Log parser string
  • Scripting - new functions projectItemsCount, projectItems(index), projectItemsType(index) for project tree handling. See included readme in Script subfolder
  • Swap with line Above/Bellow functions work for selected block too
  • Swap block - new function swaps line in selected block
  • Program settings / Program - new option to enable/disable Multimedia keys for PSpad
  • User highlighter - added Comment style %% (Automaton language)
  • LOG - Search results uses common font and background colors
  • Code explorer for JScript - public functions
  • Line feed in CSS reformating - new parameter in Program settings / Tols
  • Added buton in the Help / Check version dialog to send you to download page
  • In FTP connection settings dialog (bottom) is link for download OpenSSL libraries
  • FTP - added TLS/SSL support using OpenSSL (both DLL libraries have to exist in the PSPad folder). Secure connection is indicated with other yellow icons on the FTP panel.
  • Update TextDiff component, first version of the line differences in the window bottom. Speed was improved.
  • removed project hint length limit
  • new Code explorer for psC
  • built-in KiXtart highlighter actualized to 4.6.0 - new keywords, added reserved words, labels, parameters groups
  • Scripts - added function ftpRefresh() - refresh FTP folder. For ftpUploadFile() added 3-rd parameter - refresh folder after file upload
  • Scripts - added editor function modified([boolean]), sets or returns modified state
  • Code explorer for PureBasic
  • Session manager - possibility to set if new session keeps open files
  • Cobol higlighter - added JCL keywords, JCL comments are still not supported
  • LOG windows - possibility to set (common) font using font button in the LOG window
  • FTP connections - import FlashFXP exported accounts
  • PSPad remembers right dock panel width
  • Program setings / Dialogs - possibility to switch off close all files befre open project
  • PSPad now opens UTF-8 even it contains invalid characters
  • possibility to integrate PSPad into system via registry (Vista 64), now is possible to choose items in the menu
  • file PSPad_registry_clean.reg clears PSPad registry entries
  • SQR (Structured Query Reporter) Code explorer
  • Session - list of existing sessions on the save dialog
  • Project settings - new options for storing project files only and use absolute paths in project file
  • Code explorer - added support for Windows Power Shell
  • Log type List - added horizontal ScrollBar
  • Added support for multimedial keyboards and additional mouse buttons. Supported commands: Next, Previous, Open, Close, Find, Help, New, Open, Save, Print, Undo, Redo, Spell, Cut, Copy, Paste, Record
  • Perl highlighter - new keywords
  • Script menu - open scrip source with both mouse button click instead Shift+Click
  • Copy to Clipboard (Ctrl+C) works in tree items too (Project e.t.c.)
  • Updated icon files
  • added Sessions support - it allows you save/restore open files state (session)
  • C# code explorer
  • Remove nonexisting recent files (menu Open / Special or menu next open button)
  • import FTP settings from FileZilla 3 is now supported
  • Command window supports program variables
  • scripting interface - you can set LOG window type with commands logSeTypeMemo and logSetTypeList
  • C++ highlighter - now is possible to set brackets color
  • FTP client - new column file type with sorting possibility
  • increased file load speed in case of Go to EOL in option was disabled
  • block select with F8 works in HEX editor too
  • Open selected file in default application opens file in PSPad if Ctrl is pressed
  • go to parent folder with BackSpace key in the FTP window
  • Search/Replace with regular expression - number of substitution was increased to 50
  • removed limitation to 1024 chars in the MEMO log window style
  • open file from FTP if file contains spaces in name
  • Open selected file in default application function opens file in PSPad
  • dblclick in the LOG window
  • button LIST and COPY in th Search dialog doesn't handle unicode
  • C++ code explorer and exception related to compiler conditions
  • Indent block function with TAB/Shift+Tab doesn't use Indent with from program settings
  • XML reformat with comments
  • Search in files function doesn't remember used code page selection
  • Project from folder doesn't include files start with "."
  • HTML highlighter and Django templates - in some cases text was invisible
  • XML reformat - exception if XML doesn't start with entity
  • File name was changed to LowerCase if file was open as PSPad parameter
  • Search and Case Sensitive
  • ClipList doesn't show if program was set to StayOnTop
  • New text file save wih forst line longest then 250 chars
  • SQL Code explorer - TYPE parsing
  • FTP client doesn't show file size for files over 2.3GB
  • Code explorer - comments parsing
  • TCL/TK highlighter and escaped strings
  • Project statistics / File information - program doesn't work with current encoding
  • Scripting support - openFileFromFTP(), problem with local path after CWD command
  • TextDiff exception
  • FTP client - problem with date if FTP server doesn't sent complete file date
  • Char fragments in combination with AutoIndent and real tabs
  • Code explorer for C#
  • Print Preview - file from FTP shows local path in header
  • SpellCheck settings - exception if Autocorrect file was locked by external application
  • VBScript highlighter - EndIf was highlighted as keyword
  • URL click
  • Find dialog - Tabs was replaced with spaces in Copy and List functions
  • Incremental search and Find Next/Previous works with last Find dialog settings
  • HTML reformat
  • Multimedia keys support - switched COT and COPY
  • Compiler saves file even it wasn't necessary
  • FTP client - exception when CHMOD was call in folder
  • FTP client cuts first chars of name on some servers
  • multimedia keyboard support - switched CUT and COPY
  • compiled file was saved even wasn't modified
  • FTP - exception with CHMOD for folder
  • FTP - on some servers PSPad cuts first 2 chars from filename
  • e-mail highlighting doesn' count with ampersand char
  • HTML/RTF export doesn't use font from editor window
  • Favourite panel - bad icons if panel was empty
  • Print preview - file name instead file path in header
  • File tab - hint shows local path for files from FTP
  • Code explorer for PHP - public / private icons
  • HTML - templates highlight problem if template finishes on new line
  • Vista and Program settings related exception
  • Session manager with [x]don't close files... option
  • Project - unknown files are sent to associated aplication
  • FTP client with IBM AIX server cuts off first 2 letters from filename
  • PHP Code explorer - classes functions
  • PHP Code explorer - function in classes
  • LOG window - font size
  • LOG window - scroll bar autowidth with script and List style
  • reformat XML
  • Splitted window - width of the gutter in the second window
  • TextDiff - goto line in the first window
  • Code explorer for pcC
  • FixedSys font problem
  • Slow file loading problem (return to previous editor component version)
  • Edit in splitted window - missing Save question
  • Char '|' in FTP server name
  • close editor window with active incremental search
  • disallowed chars in FTP path cause problem to store local copy
  • PSpad can handle now file name as param with normal path delimiters
  • Tcl/Tk comments
  • User highlighter - SQL comment doesn't works if "-" char was included in allowed keyword chars
  • FTP - IBM AIX server
  • Code explorer for psC - component hierarchy
  • Autosave doesn't save file to FTP
  • Desktop flash during PSpad start
  • Search file result with unicode file names
  • FTP sorting after column drag/drop
  • mischmashed bookmarks after file Reload
  • Sorting file in tens of MB causes Exception
  • handled exception in case there is no access to HKEY_CURRENT_USER registry
  • Search in files - program crashes in some specific case
  • Search in files doesn't supports ignore file list in folder names
  • handled case, when PSPad window appears outside desktop
  • FTP - fixed problem what causes rewrite current file content if you open already open file
  • interactive templates - removed main window flickering
  • ShortCut for New file for new PSPad installation
  • menu File / Open special doesn(t contains recent files after start
  • Autocomplete - problems with accented chars
  • E-mail address highlighting with char '+'
  • FTP - missing confirmation during rename file to existing one
  • programm writes registry key PSPadPath each start - it's necessary for Windows explorer context menu
  • PHP highlighter corrections
  • program takes SSL libraries from PSpad folder
  • VBScript highlighter fix
  • Template from block - problem with SQL dialects
  • Save to FTP
  • Project settings - exception after click in external application list



Changes for v4.5.4.2351 Beta - v4.5.4.2353 Beta

  • News
  • added new block comments for CNC machines Okuma and Heller into User highlighter definition
  • New SAS parser for Code explorer
  • Corrections
  • Project settings - exception after click in external application list



Changes for v4.5.4.2349 Beta - v4.5.4.2351 Beta

  • News
  • scripting - function selectionMode() without parames returns active selection mode for current editor
  • Corrections
  • program takes SSL libraries from PSpad folder
  • VBScript highlighter fix
  • Template from block - problem with SQL dialects
  • Save to FTP



Changes for v4.5.4.2346 Beta - v4.5.4.2349 Beta

  • News
  • MS SQL highlighter - dblclick selects @ char as part of variable
  • PAS highlighter - possibility to set color for data types
  • Code Explorer is focused after synchronize with code button (in case if Set cursor after goto is disabled)
  • Code explorer - item stays highlighted (not greyed) even Code explorer isn't focused
  • Code explorer - added support for ABB Rapid (ftABB file type). Set it as file type in user highlighter definition
  • Statusbar - diskette symol is active with same functionality as Save button
  • Lorem Ipsum form remebers last setting over PSpad sessions
  • Maximum unnumbered bookmarks stored in project file was extended to 100 for each file
  • Included the current TiDy.exe version from 03/2009
  • Corrections
  • programm writes registry key PSPadPath each start - it's necessary for Windows explorer context menu
  • PHP highlighter corrections



Changes for v4.5.4.2341 Beta - v4.5.4.2346 Beta

  • News
  • PHP highlighter - document comment, new keywords, ...
  • Corrections
  • ShortCut for New file for new PSPad installation
  • menu File / Open special doesn(t contains recent files after start
  • Autocomplete - problems with accented chars
  • E-mail address highlighting with char '+'
  • FTP - missing confirmation during rename file to existing one



Changes for v4.5.4.2335 Beta - v4.5.4.2341 Beta

  • News
  • Code explorer for PureBasic - added procedures with return codes
  • Code explorer for VB - added support for private and public class
  • User highlighter - new line comment style /*
  • Corrections
  • handled exception in case there is no access to HKEY_CURRENT_USER registry
  • Search in files - program crashes in some specific case
  • Search in files doesn't supports ignore file list in folder names
  • handled case, when PSPad window appears outside desktop
  • FTP - fixed problem what causes rewrite current file content if you open already open file
  • interactive templates - removed main window flickering



Changes for v4.5.4.2331 Beta - v4.5.4.2335 Beta



Changes for v4.5.4.2320 Beta - v4.5.4.2325 Beta

  • News
  • Program settings / Program - new option to enable/disable Multimedia keys for PSpad
  • User highlighter - added Comment style %% (Automaton language)
  • LOG - Search results uses common font and background colors
  • Code explorer for JScript - public functions
  • Line feed in CSS reformating - new parameter in Program settings / Tols
  • Added buton in the Help / Check version dialog to send you to download page
  • In FTP connection settings dialog (bottom) is link for download OpenSSL libraries
  • Corrections
  • Code explorer for pcC
  • FixedSys font problem
  • Slow file loading problem (return to previous editor component version)
  • Edit in splitted window - missing Save question
  • Char '|' in FTP server name



Changes for v4.5.4.2317 Beta - v4.5.4.2320 Beta

  • Known issues
  • Slow file loading
  • News
  • FTP - added TLS/SSL support using OpenSSL (both DLL libraries have to exist in the PSPad folder). Secure connection is indicated with other yellow icons on the FTP panel.
  • Update TextDiff component, first version of the line differences in the window bottom. Speed was improved.
  • Corrections
  • PHP Code explorer - function in classes
  • LOG window - font size
  • LOG window - scroll bar autowidth with script and List style
  • reformat XML
  • Splitted window - width of the gutter in the second window
  • TextDiff - goto line in the first window



Changes for v4.5.4.2309 Beta - v4.5.4.2317 Beta

  • Known issues
  • Slow file loading
  • News
  • Scripts - added function ftpRefresh() - refresh FTP folder. For ftpUploadFile() added 3-rd parameter - refresh folder after file upload
  • Scripts - added editor function modified([boolean]), sets or returns modified state
  • Code explorer for PureBasic
  • Session manager - possibility to set if new session keeps open files
  • Cobol higlighter - added JCL keywords, JCL comments are still not supported
  • LOG windows - possibility to set (common) font using font button in the LOG window
  • FTP connections - import FlashFXP exported accounts
  • PSPad remembers right dock panel width
  • Program setings / Dialogs - possibility to switch off close all files befre open project
  • PSPad now opens UTF-8 even it contains invalid characters
  • Corrections
  • multimedia keyboard support - switched CUT and COPY
  • compiled file was saved even wasn't modified
  • FTP - exception with CHMOD for folder
  • FTP - on some servers PSPad cuts first 2 chars from filename
  • e-mail highlighting doesn' count with '&' char
  • HTML/RTF export doesn't use font from editor window
  • Favourite panel - bad icons if panel was empty
  • Print preview - file name instead file path in header
  • File tab - hint shows local path for files from FTP
  • Code explorer for PHP - public / private icons



Changes for v4.5.4.2308 Beta - v4.5.4.2309 Beta

  • Known issues
  • Character relicts when autoindent and real tabs are on.
  • News
  • added Sessions support - it allows you save/restore open files state (session)
  • C# code explorer
  • Remove nonexisting recent files (menu Open / Special or menu next open button)
  • Corrections
  • TextDiff exception
  • FTP client - problem with date if FTP server doesn't sent complete file date



Changes for v4.5.4.2301 Beta - v4.5.4.2308 Beta

  • News
  • import FTP settings from FileZilla 3 is now supported
  • Command window supports program variables
  • Corrections
  • SQL Code explorer - TYPE parsing
  • FTP client doesn't show file size for files over 2.3GB
  • Code explorer - comments parsing
  • TCL/TK highlighter and escaped strings
  • Project statistics / File information - program doesn't work with current encoding
  • Scripting support - openFileFromFTP(), problem with local path after CWD command



Changes for v4.5.3.2298 - v4.5.4.2301 Beta

  • News
  • block select with F8 works in HEX editor too
  • Open selected file in default application opens file in PSPad if Ctrl is pressed
  • go to parent folder with BackSpace key in the FTP window
  • Search/Replace with regular expression - number of substitution was increased to 50
  • removed limitation to 1024 chars in the MEMO log window style
  • Corrections
  • open file from FTP if file contains spaces in name
  • Open selected file in default application function opens file in PSPad
  • dblclick in the LOG window
  • button LIST and COPY in th Search dialog doesn't handle unicode
  • C++ code explorer and exception related to compiler conditions
  • Indent block function with TAB/Shift+Tab doesn't use Indent with from program settings
  • XML reformat with comments
  • Search in files function doesn't remember used code page selection



Changes for v4.5.3.2296 Beta (update) - v4.5.3.2297 Beta (update)

  • Corrections
  • Opn file from selection doesn't work for folders
  • LOGs and results in unicode
  • File tab - last line was hide in some cases
  • Slow double click on File tab with FlatButtons style changes cursor to drop icon
  • Search in files - recent folders history wasn't stored
  • C++ Code Explorer and conditions
  • Import from RTF doesn't work for unicode RTF
  • Incremental search - exception after paste



Changes for v4.5.3 (2291) - v4.5.3.2296 Beta (update)

  • Corrections
  • Find word under cursor doesn't works with Whole word program settings
  • New TXT file as first line and nonprinted chars
  • Numeric base translator - OK button doesn't close form
  • program doesn't remeber Tollbars panel state
  • File from FTP and function Save to FTP



Changes for v4.5.3 (2283) - v4.5.3 (2284)

  • News
  • Scripting - new function runPSPadAction() allows you to run any PSPad action. Action list and example is in the .\Script\readme.txt file. You can e.g. run user convertor for all open files.
  • Expression evaluator, Color translator, Numeric base calculator are nonmodal now
  • Corrections
  • C++ Code explorer has problem with functions within namespace
  • highlight matching expressions when curent line isn't highlighted



Changes for v4.5.3 (2282) - v4.5.3 (2283)

  • News
  • Highlighter settings, Projec settings and Favourite panel - it's possible to set LOG window type. List - marked errors and warnings without possibility of the free selection or Memo - fre selection, but without marking lines.
  • Macro manager - nonmodal with sizeable window
  • Corrections
  • Code explorer for C++ and compiler conditions
  • modified LOG window errors and warnings detection



Changes for v4.5.3.2281 Beta - v4.5.3 (2282)

  • News
  • Cobol - highlighting brackets, IF, EXEC
  • Scripting - new function for LOG window (see Readme.rtf in .\Script folder)
  • Code explorer for Verilog
  • Corrections
  • background color with highlighting matching brackets and expressions after leave
  • Log window painting problems



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