Version history for ImBatch
Changes for v5.9.0 - v5.9.1
- 'Optimize For Web' task: added "Preserve Structure" option.
- 'Time Shift' task: fixed task work.
- Fixed preserving of the original date/time of files, if the corresponding option is selected in the settings, but 'Save as' task was not added.
- Fixed preserving of the original date/time of files, if the corresponding option is selected in the settings, when saving in the EXIF/IPTC Editor.
Changes for v5.8.1 - v5.9.0
- 'Save to PDF' task: added "File path" parameter.
- 'Set Background Image' task: added "Crop" parameter.
- Added the ability to disable hints for tasks.
- Image Monitor: Added the ability to exclude subfolders from monitoring.
- Added the ability to insert supported functions into expressions with menu.
- 'Watermark Text' task: fixed the text stamp size measurement.
- 'Set EXIF/IPTC Tag' task: changed setting of numeric tags. Now you can use expressions.
- 'Resize' task: fixed setting the value for DPI.
- Fixed displaying in the Preview window the results of the 'Set DPI' task.
- 'Resize' task: fixed the size calculation in the preview.
- 'Resize Canvas' task: fixed the size calculation in the preview.
- Fixed localization of text input fields with tags.
- Fixed setting ranges for the function Random in the expressions, added function Random01, which returns a random number in the range 0
- EXIF/IPTC editor: fixed work with GPS EXIF tags.
- Added new EXIF tags:
- Body Serial Number;
- Camera Owner Name;
- Interoperability Index;
- Interoperability Version;
- Lens Maker;
- Lens Model;
- Lens Serial Number;
- Primary Chromaticities;
- Reference Black/White Point;
- Related Sound File;
- Scene Type;
- Sensing Method;
- Subject Area;
- Subject Location X;
- Subject Location Y;
- White Point;
- YCbCr Coefficients;
- YCbCr Positioning;
Changes for v5.8.0 - v5.8.1
- 'Save to PDF' task: added transparency support for transparent images.
- 'Save to PDF' task: fixed saving to PDF when saving to separate files.
- 'Publish on Facebook' task: fixed the work of the task when publishing to the page's album.
- 'AutoCrop' task: fixed work of the task.
- 'Stroke' task: fixed work of the task.
- 'Resize' task: the work of the task has been fixed, if the "Resize type" parameter is set to "Reduce Only" or "Enlarge Only".
- Updated French translation.
Changes for v5.7.1 - v5.8.0
- Added "Set Background Image" task.
- 'Set DPI' task: Added the ability to automatically calculate DPI based on document sizes for printing.
- Image list: Added DPI info in thumbnails mode.
- Image list: Added the ability to automatically sort new images when they added to the list.
- Image list: Added the ability to insert new images to the top of the list.
- Image list: Added the ability to store the sorting mode of the list between sessions.
- Fixed the hang of the Selection Tool when working in table mode.
- Fixed displaying of EXIF tag "Exposure time".
Changes for v5.7.0 - v5.7.1
- Added the ability to collapse the current task.
- Fixed scripts compilation.
- Image Monitor: fixed the processing of new images.
- Fixed sending of images through the command line.
Changes for v5.6.0 - v5.7.0
- Added Set File Date/Attributes task.
- Image list: added new view mode - Table.
- Image list: the loading speed is significantly increased.
- Image list: fixed sorting.
- 'Shift Time' task: added the ability to write expressions to numeric fields (mathematical functions are supported: Abs, Ceil, Floor, Round, Frac, Int, Max, Min, Power, Sqrt, Random, as well as image properties Index, FileSize, ImageWidth, ImageHeight, ImageDPI, ImageDPIX, ImageDPIY, ImageBPP, ImageBPS, ImageSPP)
- Script: unicode support for the CSVReader class has been added.
- Updated French translation.
- EXIF/IPTC Editor: fixed saving EXIF tags when saving in JPEG.
- 'Rotate' task: fixed auto rotation by EXIF Orientation tag.
Changes for v5.5.0 - v5.6.0
- Added Deinterlace task.
- 'Watermark Text' task: greatly improved interface.
- 'Watermark Text' task: added the ability to set text justification inside the text rect (if width and/or height are not automatic).
- 'Watermark Text' task: added the ability to allow expand the image to fit the entire text.
- 'Watermark Text' task: added the ability to set the color and transparency for the background of expanded image.
- 'Watermark Text' task: added the ability to set text rect base point for justification.
- 'Watermark Text' task: added bevel effect for text.
- ImageMonitor: Added automatic options saving during program work.
- Script: updated class to read CSV-file.
Changes for v5.4.1 - v5.5.0
- Added Set DPI task.
- 'White Balance' task: added the ability to select a color for white color.
- 'White Balance' task: added the ability to select white color in Preview.
- 'Resize Canvas' task: added the ability to set the cropping frame on the 'Before' tab of the Preview window.
- 'Save To Animated GIF' task: added the ability to optimize the file.
- 'Save To PDF' task: added the ability to save the pages in order (only for multithreaded processing).
- 'Save As' task: fixed saving to DDS with multithreaded processing.
- Added the ability to turn off replacement of spaces with underscores in file names.
- Preview window: Now when you update, it does not automatically switch to the "After" tab.
- 'Optimize for Web' task: updated interface.
- 'Resize canvas' task: fixed setting of height in the "Borders" mode, if you select "%" for units.
- 'Watermark' task: Corrected the watermark movement in the Preview window, if selected non-pixels for the units.
- Task processing: now disabled tasks do not perform the initial processing.
- Image list: Corrected sorting by name for names with numbers.
- Image list: fixed image movement.
Changes for v5.4.0 - v5.4.1
- Added Korean translation.
- 'Resize Canvas' task: fixed the setting of the height in percents with the "Dimensions" crop method.
- Fixed working of Rename/Move task.
- Some fixes in Create Contact Sheet task.
- Some fixes in Color Balance task.
- Fixed problem with multithreaded writing in the Save to PDF task.
- Fixed loading of thumbnails after renaming images.
- Fixed index numbering in tags.
- Fixed reading Unicode EXIF tags.
Changes for v5.3.2 - v5.4.0
- Added Reduce Noise task.
- Added Shift Channel task.
- Fixed Before/After tabs work in Preview panel.
Changes for v5.3.1 - v5.3.2
- added Dutch, Arabic, and Brazillian Portuguese translations
- added logging of FTP errors
- fixed issue with Move/Rename file to the same file name
- fixed big preview popup appearance in the image list
- several minor fixes
Changes for v5.3.0 - v5.3.1
- 'Remove EXIF/IPTC Tags' task: Added the ability to remove XMP tags or full meta-information from JPEG images without recompression (lossless).
- ImageMonitor: Added the ability to show error messages in a tray in stealth mode.
- Added Japanese GUI translation.
- Added the ability to keep the original file date/time of the processed images
- Replaced some non-Unicode controls to Unicode version.
- Fixed saving tags into JPEG files with unicode names. The tags are saved with URF8 encoding now
- Increased the default quality level for JPEG.
Changes for v5.2.0 - v5.3.0
- Added Reflection task.
- Added German translation.
- 'Resize Canvas' task: added the ability to specify the size via the width and height.
- 'Fill Color' task: added the ability to set the transparency for the filling.
- Added command line options (/? and -?) to display help about ImBatch command line parameters.
- 'Gradient Paint' task: fixed gradient reset.
- 'Watermark' task: added localization of some controls.
- 'Watermark' task: fixed the size of watermark border in the preview window.
- 'Save As' task: fixed saving to ICO format.
- 'Stroke' task: added the ability to create a border for images without transparency channel.
- 'Fill Color' task: fixed fill of images with semi-transparency.
- Replaced some non-Unicode function calls to Unicode versions of the functions.
- Fixed displaying of the "Add pages" form.
- ImageMonitor: fixed subdirectory scanning, if the mask is not *
- Fixed writing to the log.
Changes for v5.1.1 - v5.2.0
- Added "Gradient Paint" batch task.
- "Curves" task: added the ability to save/load from Adobe Photoshop's curves files (*.acv).
- Added the ability to turn on/off auto-rotating of images based on orientation tag information.
- Added the ability to close Selection window by pressing ESC key.
- "Save to PDF" task: fixed saving multiple images to the single PDF file.
- Several minor fixes.
Changes for v5.1.0 - v5.1.1
- Tag editor: Added the ability to copy XMP tag names and values to the clipboard
- Removed that annoying message box sometime appeared on program start, sorry for that
- Minor fixes in "Watermark Text" task
- "Resize Canvas by Aspect Ratio" task: Added the ability to fill the background with the blurred source image, added background transparency setting.
- "Resize Canvas" task: Fixed wrong blurred background with some specific options set.
- "Save as Animated GIF" task: fixed delay time between the frames.
Changes for v5.0.0 - v5.1.0
- Added "Save In CMYK As" task.
- Added "Save To Animated GIF" task.
- "Save As" task: added extended configuration options for TIFF and DICOM formats.
- "Set Tag" task: added support of image and file attributes for the text tags.
- "Watermark Text" task: added the ability to wrap text.
- Added the ability to set templates for date/time tags.
- Selecting color from the screen: fixed work with multiple monitors.
- Selecting color from the screen: added the ability to cancel the color picking.
- Fixed a rare error that happening while simultaneously updating the preview and loading image for hint.
- "AutoCrop" task: fixed processing the preview.
- "Save As" task: spaces in the name are replaced by underscores.
- "Save As" task: fixed error when saving in multi-threaded processing.
- Image Monitor: fixed error on loading of the non existent folders on start.
Changes for v4.9.1 - v5.0.0
- Added multithreaded task list processing! In other words, ImBatch can work much faster now.
- Added Image Selection Tool.
- Added ability to sort images by all attributes.
- Added ability to save lossless transformations for JPEG (flips and rotations).
- Improved tooltip for images (more info plus large thumbnail).
- 'Watermark Text' task: improved text rendering with Anti-Grain Geometry library.
- 'Watermark Text' task: simplified access to font parameters.
- 'Watermark' task: fixed disabled state of task's interface.
- 'Rotate' task: fixed image sizes update for preview.
- Fixed script compiling.
Changes for v4.9.0 - v4.9.1
- higher contrast for the task's parameters panel for better visibility and task separation
- fixed several minor issues
Changes for v4.8.0 - v4.9.0
- Added Stroke task.
- Added option to turn on/off beep sound in the end of processing.
- ImageMonitor: added totally silent mode.
- Added replacing transparency with white color while saving into the format, that doesn't support transparency.
- 'Resize Canvas' task: added the option to fill new space with blurred image.
- 'Convert Colors' task: added ability to replace alpha channel with the specified color.
- 'Save As' task: fixed changing 'Common Folder' option after loading task list.
- 'Resize' task: fixed working 'Resize Type' option in Preview panel.
- Improved algorithm of the Deskew Text task.
- Fixed saving into DDS format with transparency.
- Fixed detection of the portable version by the path to the program.
- Fixed opening 'Save As' task.
- Fixed image size updating in Preview panel.
Changes for v4.7.1 - v4.8.0
- Added support of DDS format (DirectDraw Surface).
- Added "Normal Map" task.
- Improved handling of command line parameters.
- Improved error handling in parameters of bsv-files.
Changes for v4.7.0 - v4.7.1
- 'Filter' task: added script support.
- Added ability to set options for dcraw plugin in Options window.
- 'Resize' task: fixed DPI changing.
Changes for v4.6.0 - v4.7.0
- Added Temperature task.
- Added Exposure task.
- Added AutoEqualize Histogram task.
- 'Convert to Gray' task: added controls to adjust red, green, blue channels and brightness.
- 'Resize' task: added the ability to enlarge only or reduce only images.
- Changing UI language is much faster now. Faster program start as well.
Changes for v4.5.0 - v4.6.0
- Added Change channels task.
- Added input box to enter path in add folder form.
- 'Filter' task: addded new functions Func_S_FileExists_N, Func_SS_ConcatStr_S, Get_FileNameWithExt_S, Get_FullPath_S.
- 'Filter' task: added button to show filtered images.
- 'Create Contact Sheet' task: corrected work with measurement units.
- Fixed 'Save As' task: now whitespaces are no longer converts to underscores (_).
- Unchecked images now are rendering with different color.
- Fixed a bug, that happened sometimes, while adding a lot of images.
- Windows Shell Context menu integration now works for folders too.
Changes for v4.4.0 - v4.5.0
- 'Save to PDF' task: Added tags support in File Name field.
- Fixed and tags.
- Image List: changed icons for indicators (EXIF, IPTC, thumbnail), added indicator for XMP.
- Image List: added ability to open image in Explorer by clicking on image name caption.
- 'Save As' task: now image thumbnail in EXIF tags updates correctly.
- 'Save to PDF' task: added parameters to adjust JPEG compression and ability to convert to grayscale.
- 'Save to PDF' task: to correctly compress 24 bpp images with RLE, G4FAX or G4FAX2D compressions, its automatically converts to black-and-white images.
- 'Save to PDF' task: added AutoFit option in Paper Format parameter (the size of each page adjusts to image size).
- 'Convert Colors' task: improved algorithm for converting to black-and-white image.
Changes for v4.3.1 - v4.4.0
- Added support of multipage image files.
- Added support of PDF.
- Added new command line option (-ap) for multipage files.
- 'Save To PDF' task: Fixed task working with 'Separate PDF file for every image' option on.
- 'Create Contact Sheet' task: Now the type of stored contact sheet files depends on the extension of 'File Name' option.
- Improved Options dialog box.
- Added translation for some controls in Add folders recursively confirmation dialog box.
- Some improvements in 'Save to PDF' task interface.
Changes for v4.3.0 - v4.3.1
- 'Watermark' task: Added ability to drag watermark with a mouse in Preview panel.
- 'Upload to FTP': If file exists, it will be rewritten.
- Fixed a bug with passing images to the program as command line parameter.
- Fixed incorrect values in the preview panel, if the task list has 'Resize Canvas' task.
Changes for v4.2.0 - v4.3.0
- 'Upload To FTP' task: Added the ability to change file type for uploading.
- Rewritten image loading function. Now images are loading in a separate thread.
- Fixed presets loading from the script for the 'Curves' task.
- Fixed memory leak while loading images.
- Fixed some small bugs.
Changes for v4.1.0 - v4.2.0
- Added new tool: Script Editor.
- Added the ability to show processing progress on Windows TaskBar (on Windows 7 and above).
- Fixed some small bugs.
Changes for v4.0.1 - v4.1.0
- Added Create Contact Sheet task.
- Added ability to set selection dimensions ('Add selection' task) with mouse in Preview panel.
- Added Polish translation.
- Updated Chinese translation.
- Small fixes in Russian translation.
- Fixed freezes when you drag the Preview window.
- Fixed image sorting.
- Fixed periodical crashes while selecting images in the list.
- Some minor fixes according to user reports.
Changes for v3.9.0 - v4.0.1
- Minor update with the following changes:
- 'Deskew Text' task: added ability to set antialiasing.
- 'Deskew Text' task: added ability to set background color.
- Fixed some bugs in filtering images list and a bug "cannot find drive" in some cases on program start.
- French translation update.
- ImBatch v4.0.0
- Added Add Selection task.
- Added Make Selection Feather task.
- Added Make Selection Gradient task.
- Added Invert Selection task.
- Added Deselect task.
- Added Fill Color task.
- Added list of 10 previously opened tasks files for Open Tasks button.
- Added list of 10 previously saved tasks files for Save Tasks button.
- Added quick search tool to search images.
- 'Remove EXIF/IPTC Tags' task: added ability to remove XMP tags only.
- 'Remove EXIF/IPTC Tags' task: fixed XMP tags removing while removing all tags (for JPEG images).
- Fixed some bugs.
- Some UI and performance improvements.
Changes for v3.8.1 - v3.9.0
- Added Anaglyph task.
- Added Fish Eye task.
- Added Premium support for users who purchased a license.
- Fixed ImageMonitor autostart function on Windows startup.
- Improved determination of image types.
- Fixed some memory leaks.
- Some minor fixes according to user reports
Changes for v3.8.0 - v3.8.1
- Added commands for image selection in the list.
- Added key shortcuts for image list commands.
- Fixed working of mouse wheel in the image list.
- Fixed working of Add tag button in Optimize for Web task.
- Fixed other minor issues according to user reports
Changes for v3.7.2 - v3.8.0
- Added "Resize Canvas by Aspect Ratio" task.
- Added "Optimize for Web" task.
- Enhanced color setting controls.
- Updated French and Italian translations.
- Fixed some minor bugs.
Changes for v3.7.0 - v3.7.2
- fixed a lot of minor issues
- added the ability to turn off the statistics dialog after the end of processing
Changes for v3.6.0 - v3.7.0
- 'Watermark Text' and 'Watermark' tasks: Added ability to set direction for the offset.
- Added wildcard file name masks support in the command line.
- Added ability to sort images list.
- Added ability to send message to the developers from program interface.
- Added ability to use any XMP tags in tasks.
- Added statistic showing at the end of image processing.
- 'Watermark Text' and 'Watermark' tasks: improved interface for justification parameters.
- 'Watermark Text' task: Fixed displaying text with breakings in editor control.
- 'Set EXIF/IPTC tags' task: fixed processing of textual tags.
- Fixed errors, that may happen sometimes in 'Watermark Text' и 'Photo Collage' tasks.v
- Fixed saving images using UNC network paths.
- Improved calculating of remaining time in processing dialog.
- Added save and restore of the last used path in the "add folder with images" dialog.
Changes for v3.5.0 - v3.6.0
- EXIF/IPTC Editor: Added 35 new EXIF GPS tags and IPTC tag Sublocation
- EXIF/IPTC Editor: Added the ability to toggle visibility for the tags.
- Added support for new tags in 'Set EXIF/IPTC Tag', 'Remove EXIF/IPTC Tags', 'Save As', 'Copy', 'Rename/Move' and 'Watermark Text' tasks.
- Added support for XMP tags in tags editor (read only).
- Thanks to our users:
- Added Swedish interface and help translation.
- Added Italian help and updated interface translation.
- Updated French interface and help translation.
- 'Round Corners' task: added checkbox for transparent corners.
- Fixed interface for big system fonts.
- Fixed issue in Preview window.
- Fixed some UI issues.
Changes for v3.4.0 - v3.5.0
- Added Deskew Text task.
- Many improvements in Context menu integration functionality:
- Fixed crashing on non-image files.
- Enhanced support of unicode filenames.
- Some performance improvements.
- Added support of unlimited files count.
- 'Watermark' task: Fixed working of 'Height' parameter.
Changes for v3.3.0 - v3.4.0
- Added French interface and help translation.
- Added the ability to disable and enable Windows context menu in Context Menu Editor
- Enhanced saving function: added ability to preserve folder structure in Save As, Copy and Rename/Move tasks.
- Fixed converting to JPEG format unmodified image.
- Minor bug fixes.
Changes for v3.2.2 - v3.3.0
- Added Reset filter task, so you can use different filters in one go
- Added the ability to preserve folder structure in Upload to FTP task
- fixed some bugs according to your bug reports
Changes for v3.2.1 - v3.2.2
- fixed some weird painting issues after the window resize
- added displaying the image resolution in the preview pane
Changes for v3.2.0 - v3.2.1
- fixed handling Date tags in EXIF metadata
- Chinese translation updated
- RAW formats support library updated
Changes for v3.1.0 - v3.2.0
- Added Copy and Delete tasks for managing image file. Great to combine with Filter task.
- "Rename" task now named "Rename/Move" task.
- Added new task category: File.
- Added 5 new skins: AutumnSky, Emerald, FM, MetroUI, Ubuntu.
- "Rename/Move" task: addded reset buttons for the New File Name and New File Path parameters.
- Image Monitor: fixed working of Duplicate button.
- Image Monitor: some fixes and improvements in UI.
- Many minor bug fixes.
Changes for v3.0.0 - v3.1.0
- + Added task Upload To FTP.
- + 'Watermark Text' task: Added Add Shadow parameter.
- * Fixed some minor bugs.
Changes for v2.7.0 - v3.0.0
- Added task Curves.
- Added task Filter.
- Image Monitor tool was rewritten from the scratch.
- Many minor bug fixes.
Changes for v2.6.0 - v2.7.0
- Added task Mosaic.
- 'Watermark Text' task: Added Width and Height parameters to bound text.
- 'Watermark Text' task: Changed the text field: you can now specify a multiline text.
- 'Resize' task: Fixed task work in the preview window.
- Improved program error handling.
- Many minor bug fixes.
Changes for v2.5.0 - v2.6.0
- Added task Extract Channel.
- Added task Photo Collage.
- 'Watermark Text' task: Fixed text rotation.
- 'Round Corners' task: Fixed error when setting huge values.
- Message shown when program can't save images.
- Now thumbnails are loading only on demand.
- Reduced memory usage for thumbnails.
- Added meta information indicators in images list.
- Now images list is showing status information.
- ImBatch Context Menu: fixed crash that occurred on some files.
- Many other small fixes.
Changes for v2.4.0 - v2.5.0
- Added task "Replace Colors".
- Added the ability to reset all task's controls to their default values.
- Restored work of the transparency in the preview window.
- Hints for tasks doesn't disappear.
- 'Resize' task: fixed task work in Preview window.
- 'Save To PDF' task: added the ability to create individual PDF file for the each image.
- 'Save As' task: fixed incorrect work of the default settings switcher.
- Changed work of 'Current Index' tag. Now you can set the initial value of the index (for example: ).
- Fixed errors in 'Save to PDF' task.
- Some other minor fixes.
Changes for v2.1.0 - v2.2.0
- Added new tool - EXIF/IPTC Editor.
- Added support of 40 new EXIF tags.
- Added the ability to see the original image in preview window.
- Enhanced functionality of the preview window.
- Enhanced informativity of the processing window.
- Many small changes in GUI.
- Many small fixes according to user bug reports.
Changes for v2.0.0 - v2.1.0
- Added tasks context help in English, Russian and Ukrainian.
- Added task AutoEnhance 3.
- Some improvements in ContextMenuEditor GUI.
- Improved GUI of ImageMonitor and fixed some errors.
- Fixed error on adding AutoCrop task.
- Added ability to set relative path in Save As task.
- Fixed error on empty File Name parameter in Frame task.
- Fixed some other small bugs
Changes for v1.9.0 - v2.0.0
- Added ImageMonitor
- Added ContextMenuEditor
- Added saving/loading of last session
- + Added ability to load saved tasks (BSV file) with drag'n'drop operation
- Added task AutoEnhance 1
- Added task AutoEnhance 2
- Now tasks are separated by categories
- Changed dialog to add new task
Changes for v1.8.0 - v1.9.0
- Added batch task Sharpen
- Added batch task Sepia
- 'Rotate' task: Added 'Use EXIF Info' parameter: Now you can automatically rotate images by using their internal info.
- 'AutoCrop' task: Added 'Crop Type' and 'Alpha' parameters for automatic image cropping by transparency.
- Some bug fixing.
- Some localization fixing.
Changes for v1.7.0 - v1.8.0
- Added task Color Balance
- Added task Brightness/Contrast
- Added task White Balance
- Added task Rename
- 'Publish on Facebook' task: Added 'Page' parameter: Now you can upload images to your Facebook pages.
- Added Italian language
- Now if there are no 'Save As' or 'Add To PDF' or 'Publish On Facebook' tasks, ImBatch will automatically save images and override files.
Changes for v1.6.0 - v1.7.0
- Added task Watermark Text.
- Added task Frame.
- Added task AutoCrop.
- Added an option to automatically expand tasks after insertion new task.
- 'Set EXIF/IPTC Tag' task: EXIF/IPTC string tags are localized now.
- 'Watermark' task: fixed some interface problems.
- 'Crop' task is now renamed to 'Resize Canvas' task.
- Fixed undo/redo tool.
Changes for v1.5.0 - v1.6.0
- Added task Reset To Origin.
- '3D Image' task: Added 'Background Color' parameter.
- 'Round Corners' task: Added 'Background Color' parameter.
- 'Soft Shadow' task: Added 'Background Color' parameter.
- Added translation for colors.
- Improved tasks drawing while dragging.
- Fixed: task's editing after dragging
Changes for v1.3.0 - v1.5.0
- Added "3D Image" batch task
- Added "Motion Blur" batch task
- Added button to add entire folders with images for processing
- Added a blinking for run batch image processing button when all is
- ready for processing
- Unchecked images are now drawn in gray to better distinguish them
- Fixed: 'Add to PDF' task: if 'File name' parameter contains a file name
- without the 'PDF' extension it will be added automatically
- Fixed minor bugs, removed obsolete code.
- Some localization fixes.
- ImBatch v1.4.0
- Added new task - "Post to Facebook"
- Fixed bugs according to your reports. Kepp them coming!
Changes for v1.2.0 - v1.3.0
- Now all task's values are loaded from the last session.
- All plugins are loaded by default.
- All data files are stored in Windows common application data folder.
- Now you can collapse/expand task by double-clicking.