VueMinder 2016 Beta

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VueMinder 2016 Beta

Postby VueSoft » Thu Dec 24, 2015 12:23 pm

A beta is available for VueMinder 2016. This version features a modernized user interface, numerous performance improvements, tools for merging calendars, removing duplicates, archiving old data, and much more.

Updated on December 29, 2015 - Version 2016.00 has been released and can be downloaded here. The links to the beta version have been removed. Thanks to everyone that helped test the beta!

VueMinder Lite 2016.00 Beta 1
  • Improved the user interface. The layout and button icons have been modernized. Buttons, tabs, and icons are larger to provide a better user experience on touch-screen and high-resolution displays.
  • Added a "Show Only this Calendar" menu command for showing only the events in the selected calendar. Events in other calendars will be filtered.
  • Improved application performance.
  • Improved the Desktop Calendar to recall its position based on any number of screen configurations and resolutions.
  • Corrected cases where data could become corrupted or lost.
  • Corrected printing of multi-day events to show the correct start and end dates when using the "Whole month without overflow" monthly layout style.
  • Translated into Hungarian and updated the Norwegian translation.
  • Other minor corrections and improvements.

VueMinder Pro 2016.00 Beta 1
  • Improved the user interface. The layout and button icons have been modernized. Buttons, tabs, and icons are larger to provide a better user experience on touch-screen displays.
  • Added 10 new color-based appearance themes. These themes can be selected via a new step that has been added to the Configuration Wizard, or in the Appearance Options. The updated default appearance theme is light gray, but the new themes provide other colors such as blue, green, purple, etc.
  • Added a command to archive and remove old events. Using this command can help improve VueMinder's performance.
  • Added a command to merge one or more calendars into another calendar.
  • Added a command to find and delete all duplicate events, tasks, or notes within a selected calendar.
  • Added the ability to convert between events, tasks, and notes. An item can be converted by using the "Assign to Calendar" command. If the selected calendar is a different type (event, task, or note), the item will be converted.
  • Added a "Show Only this Calendar" menu command for showing only the events in the selected calendar. Events in other calendars will be filtered.
  • Improved application performance.
  • Improved the Desktop Calendar to recall its position based on any number of screen configurations and resolutions.
  • Improved the List views to open the selected item when the Enter key is pressed.
  • Corrected cases where data could become corrupted or lost.
  • Corrected printing of multi-day events to show the correct start and end dates when using the "Whole month without overflow" monthly layout style.
  • Corrected various problems with shared calendars not syncing properly, especially in the case where changes are made on the local computer while a shared calendar is currently syncing.
  • Corrected cases where duplicate events could appear when syncing the same calendar with both MySQL Server and Google Calendar.
  • Corrected the "Click to add event" button to not generate blank events on other computers when the inline creation of a shared event is cancelled.
  • Corrected syncing of events when dragged on the Timeline View. The shared events wouldn't properly refresh on other computers.
  • Corrected uploading of generated calendar web pages via FTP. The upload would fail on some FTP servers.
  • Translated into Hungarian and updated the Norwegian translation.
  • Other minor corrections and improvements.

VueMinder Ultimate 2016.00 Beta 1
  • Improved the user interface. The layout and button icons have been modernized. Buttons, tabs, and icons are larger to provide a better user experience on touch-screen displays.
  • Added 10 new color-based appearance themes. These themes can be selected via a new step that has been added to the Configuration Wizard, or in the Appearance Options. The updated default appearance theme is light gray, but the new themes provide other colors such as blue, green, purple, etc.
  • Added a command to archive and remove old events. Using this command can help improve VueMinder's performance.
  • Added a command to merge one or more calendars into another calendar.
  • Added a command to find and delete all duplicate events, tasks, or notes within a selected calendar.
  • Added the ability to convert between events, tasks, and notes. An item can be converted by using the "Assign to Calendar" command. If the selected calendar is a different type (event, task, or note), the item will be converted.
  • Added a "Show Only this Calendar" menu command for showing only the events in the selected calendar. Events in other calendars will be filtered.
  • Improved application performance.
  • Improved the Desktop Calendar to recall its position based on any number of screen configurations and resolutions.
  • Improved the List views to open the selected item when the Enter key is pressed.
  • Corrected cases where data could become corrupted or lost.
  • Corrected printing of multi-day events to show the correct start and end dates when using the "Whole month without overflow" monthly layout style.
  • Corrected various problems with shared calendars not syncing properly, especially in the case where changes are made on the local computer while a shared calendar is currently syncing.
  • Corrected cases where duplicate events could appear when syncing the same calendar with both MySQL Server and Google Calendar.
  • Corrected the "Click to add event" button to not generate blank events on other computers when the inline creation of a shared event is cancelled.
  • Corrected syncing of events when dragged on the Timeline View. The shared events wouldn't properly refresh on other computers.
  • Corrected the coloring of shared notes when a note's category is changed on a different computer.
  • Corrected the deletion of a shared contact to also delete the contact from other computers.
  • Corrected uploading of generated calendar web pages via FTP. The upload would fail on some FTP servers.
  • Translated into Hungarian and updated the Norwegian translation.
  • Other minor corrections and improvements.
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Re: VueMinder 2016 Beta

Postby VueSoft » Tue Dec 29, 2015 5:04 pm

Version 2016.00 has been officially released. If you have a previous version installed, you can update by clicking the "Check for Updates" command on the Help menu. The latest version can also be downloaded here.

New articles have been added to the VueMinder blog to highlight the major changes that have been made in version 2016. Thanks again to everyone that helped test the beta. We're already working on the next release, so if you have any suggestions, please let us know.
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