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2017-06-27: Revision 767

All programs
36341 Compatibility with Dropbox restored
36259 Compatibility with Google Drive restored
Miscellaneous bug fixes

2017-03-13: Revision 765

All programs
35847 Feature: New command Tools > Privacy Policy that shows our privacy policy
35717 Registering the apps is possible again.
TextMaker
Miscellaneous bug fixes
PlanMaker
35873 Dates and times entered by the user are now recognized better.
Presentations
Miscellaneous bug fixes

2016-12-12: Revision 763

All programs
34623 Feature: You may now choose document encryption to be "most compatible" or "most secure" (choose in File > Properties > Protection).
31237 Feature: Text frames and placeholders now have resize handles even in edit mode.
Miscellaneous bug fixes
TextMaker
25961 Feature: The English style "1st", "2nd" etc. is now supported for paragraph numbering.
PlanMaker
35197 Improvements to pivot tables
Presentations
Miscellaneous bug fixes

2016-05-16: Revision 757

All programs
34249 On some Android 6 devices (for example, Sony Xperia Z5), the SD card was not offered in the file dialogs.
Improvements to PDF export and to the file filters
Miscellaneous bug fixes
TextMaker
34162 On some devices, TextMaker was no longer able to print.
34153 In labels, lines that only contain empty fields are now suppressed.
34386 Feature: There is now an icon for EPUB export which can be placed on a toolbar.
34301 Language codes are now correctly exported to EPUB.
17333 Feature: There are now compatibility settings for the wrapping of spaces and tabs at the end of a line (File > Properties > Compatibility).
PlanMaker
34461 Some elements on chart sheets (for example, trend lines) could not be deleted.
34167 Bug fixes related to pivot tables
32590 Feature: Saving as CSV now has a entry of its own in the File > Save as dialog box.
34119 After sorting, an existing AutoFilter was ignored.
Presentations
33010 Searching now faster in large presentations

2016-03-02: Revision 752

All programs
30365 Feature: Under Android 5 and 6, you can now save documents to SD cards.
30051 Feature: Microsoft Office documents with strong encryption (RC4 40 to 128 bit, AES with SHA-1 to SHA-512) can now be edited.
28688 Feature: If characters are missing in a font, they are now taken in a more intelligent way from replacement fonts.
33961 Hyperlinks to https work now.
TextMaker
33132 Hyperlinks are now correctly imported when opening DOCX files.
33648 Feature: After export to EPUB, the EPUB file can be automatically opened in a viewer.
33976 Feature: The EPUB function exports cover images so that they stretch to the full page size when shown in an EPUB viewer.
33718 The EPUB files that TextMaker creates are now compatible with the EPUB editor Sigil.
33827 During EPUB export, tables of contents are now created correctly.
33725 Feature: The EPUB function converts cover images in BMP format automatically to an EPUB-compatible picture format.
PlanMaker
33646 The Autofilter menu is now more user-friendly.
33801 During automatic filling, the destination area is filled more logically and extended, if needed.
Presentations
33917 Slide numbers are now shown correctly everywhere.

2015-12-04: Revision 749

All programs
33180 The Basic and trial versions now include their own set of application icons, making them easier to distinguish from the full version.
28688 If a font does not include Asian characters, SoftMaker Office HD takes them from the "Noto Sans" font. However, on Samsung devices with Android 5, Noto Sans does not come with Asian characters. In this case, SoftMaker Office now takes these characters from the "Droid Sans Fallback" font.
30806 On small displays, toolbars are now hidden in a smarter way.
31252 At 100% zoom, some images were shown blurred.
31280, 33320 No flickering anymore when rendering images
TextMaker
31367 Feature: In the Search and Replace functions, you can now recall previous search terms from a list.
30637 Feature: The Lists and Labels function now supports around 9000 different types of labels.
PlanMaker
32170 Copying large amounts of cells to the clipboard is now much faster.
31083 Improved row selection in AutoFilter
31203 Feature: Automatic color for the border around the active cell (useful for the dark theme)
33377 Feature: The Edit > Fill dialog now has a button for editing user-defined fill lists.
30529 Feature: If you apply the AutoSum function to filtered cell ranges, the SubTotal function will be inserted instead of the "Sum" function.
30529 Feature: If you select a range of cells and the last row or column is empty, the AutoSum command inserts the "Sum" function in the empty cells and not below the selection.
32856 Feature: Filtered cell ranges are skipped when autofilling.
Presentations
33286 Feature: If you tap on PRS, PPS or PPSX file in a file manager, Presentations immediately runs it as a slideshow and not for editing.
31367 Feature: In the Search and Replace functions, you can now recall previous search terms from a list.

2015-10-15: Revision 745

All programs
27579, 30169 Feature: You can now apply photo frames to images.
26733, 29102 Feature: New dialogs for paragraph borders, table borders and object borders
Feature: Many new or improved multi controls in the toolbars
Image handling speed improved
32902 Feature: New dialog box in Tools > About
32353, 32771,
32921, 32496,
32498, 32369, 32427
Bug fixes in access to cloud storage
32862 In some situations, the 30-day trial version expired immediately.
32911 Some bugs have been fixed related to setting the width of the sidebar.
New help files
TextMaker
30456 Feature: The Insert > Labels function now also lets you create lists and tables.
Feature: Export to the e-book format EPUB
Improved footnote handling
32453 A bug has been fixed in PDF export that confused the preflight function of Adobe Acrobat Pro.
32821 Feature: In File > Properties, you can now specify on a per-document basis if the page background defined with Format > Page background will be printed or not. Until now, it was never printed.
PlanMaker
27029 Feature: New math functions that have been introduced with Excel 2013
31704 Feature: Row and column headers now dynamically resize the font.
33062 On high-resolution screens, the icons for conditional formatting inside worksheet are now rendered better.
32968 Improved compatibility of fields in headers and footers with Excel
Presentations
Feature: Table feature re-developed from the ground up (identical with Presentations 2016)
Feature: "Magic" guidelines
Improved searching and spell checking

2015-07-22: Revision 740

All programs
32115 Feature: Support for Amazon Cloud Drive
32166 Feature: Improved hyperlink support
32166 Feature: New document icons in the file manager and document tabs
31528 Feature: Support for function keys on many keyboards
32166 Bug fixes and improved speed in the file manager
31616 High-resolution document icons in the file manager and document tabs
30337 Feature: On smartphones (which are not officially supported by this software), the default scaling of the user interface is improved.
31320 Several scaling problems with sidebar elements fixed
32446 User-interface style "Dark" works again (error happened only in SoftMaker Office HD Basic).
Improvements to Amazon Cloud Drive support (so far, this feature was only in SoftMaker Office HD Basic).
TextMaker
32166 Feature: The .tmd file format is now compatible with TextMaker 2016 for Windows.
32166 Feature: Saving in the formats of TextMaker 2012, 2010, 2008 and 2006 is still supported.
19532 Feature: Word-compatible text marker for text highlighting
27627 Feature: Text color "Automatic" (black on light backgrounds, white on dark ones; improves compatibility with Microsoft Word)
14893 Feature: Line numbers can now be placed on the left, right, inside and outside of the page.
14893 Feature: Optional button for line numbers in the toolbar
14893 Feature: Line numbering now uses a character style.
14893 Feature: Skip line numbering in selected paragraphs
32166 Feature: Improved cross references
17054 Feature: Bibliography fields of arbitrary length
17054 Feature: Bibliography fields can now also be inserted without brackets.

2015-02-04: Revision 719

  • Feature: Support for the Samsung multi-window feature
  • Pasting text now possible from web browsers
  • Workaround for OpenGL crashes on Onda V989
  • Presentations HD: Slide shows run in immersive mode with Android 4.4 and higher.
  • In Android 5, Chinese characters are now displayed.
  • Fixes for cloud support, zoom handling, printing, keyboard handling
  • Improvements to the import/export filters

2014-12-05: Revision 718

  • Printing works also from the file manager now.
  • TextMaker: Sending PDFs by e-mail works now.
  • Keyboard problems with SlideIt and Microsoft Bluetooth keyboards resolved
  • Printershare issues fixed
  • Improved handling of context menus
  • Some options in Tools > Options could not be checked/unchecked.
  • Presentations: Moving and resizing objects works now.
  • Password-protected documents can now be opened.
  • Feature: Nicer display of selected text
  • Improvements to the import/export filters
  • Other bug fixes

2014-11-25: Revision 717

Revision 717 was the initial release of SoftMaker Office HD for Android through Google Play.

2014-11-24: Revision 716

Revision 716 was the initial release of SoftMaker Office HD for Android from SoftMaker.

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