RightNote Release History

16 May 2017, version 4.0.2

– Add support for Webpage and Bookmark capture from MS Edge browser
– Fix: Bookmark thumbnail would be black when capture from Chrome on Windows 10
– Fix scaling issue when using the screen capture tool on Windows 10 with a scaling factor set
– Fix: Unicode characters in note captions would convert to question marks in some cases (since 4.0.1)
– Remove show warning if certain global hotkeys could not be assigned
– Change the default global hotkeys for: Clip to New Note, Clip to Current Note and Webpage Capture, so that they do not overlap with pre-defined hotkeys of Windows 8 & 10
– Some fixes in the Calendar view

2 April 2017, version 4.0.1

– Fix license display in About dialog
– Fix in tree for non-Journal mode

26 March 2017, version 4.0.0

– New Journal Feature (Pro version)
– See Help topic for more details: Main Topics -> Assorted Topics -> Journal
– Change: Evernote sync is now only part of the Pro version
– Fix: Clipper/paste from webpage was not working for some people on Win 10
– Fix: Handle error when include a single ” in the search term
– A few other fixes

20 December 2016, version 3.6.1

– New: The RightNote installer and application are now signed with a Code Signing Certificate. This will avert security warnings from Windows or Anti-Virus programs
– Add Read Only actions in the tree under Protection
– Combine Print, Print Preview and Print Options into a single dialog for easier use
– Added “Include Tree Path” above/below note caption option, for export or print
– Added &F special character option to be included in the print header/footer, which denotes the current RightNote filename
– Updated help topic: File Functions -> Printing
– Fix: Export merged file to docx did not work in some cases
– Fix: Current node in the tree could go out of view when navigating via the keyboard
– Fix: Import from Scrapbook would combine absolute links with the base local folder resulting in non-functional links

2 December 2016, version 3.6.0

– New feature: Favorite notes
– See help topic for more info: Main topics->File functions->Favorite notes
– Some re-structuring of the help file
– Change default hotkey for Favorite notebooks dialog to F12
– Add recent notes history dropdown to tree toolbar
– Significant speed improvement to loading external note (i.e. viewing a note from a search result when that notebook is not currently open)

7 August 2016, version 3.5.6

– Added note count column in Evernote Manager
– Replace global search combobox with an edit control
– Increased Options->Search->”Limit displayed results” option to maximum of 10000. If set to 0, all results are shown
– Fix: Prevent desktop icons from refreshing on program start
– Fix: Error would occur during Evernote sync or save if one moved to another application
– Fix problem when downloading certain https webpages

10 June 2016, version 3.5.5

– Added: If you hide thumbnails in the side-by-side view, note content will not be loaded for display. This makes moving Evernote notes within the tree or between pages alot easier.
– Fix: Evernote reminders would incorrectly be created in Web/Android versions.
– See help topic: Issues->Evernote reminders automatically created in Web/Android client, for more details
– Fix: Error syncing an Evernote note that contained any spaces at the beginning or end of the note caption
– Fix: Convert Richedit note to Evernote note type
– Some other fixes

5 April 2016, version 3.5.4

– Fix: Allow paste (ctrl+v) into note caption editbox in header panel

6 March 2016, version 3.5.3

– Fix: DateTime picker in Reminder dialog did not handle date in dd-MMM-yy format
– Fix: Error loading certain documents in Richview note

23 February 2016, version 3.5.2
– Important fix to a page protection bug that was introduced in v3.2.0 (see Help file: Issues->Encryption issue and fix)
– Fix to desktop installer (in some cases the dictionary and icon files were missing)
– Webpage capture and bookmark clip now works with Opera browser (requires .net framework v4)
– Add support for importing html documents with charset=”unicode”
– Add support to import node date from KeyNote file (present in v1.6.9 only)

27 January 2016, version 3.5.1

– Fix: Problem loading notes that contained specific type of image (since last version)

24 January 2016, version 3.5.0

– New: Simple reminder feature compatible with Evernote reminders
– Added help topic: Reminders
– Note caption can now be edited directly in the header panel
– A few bug fixes

15 December 2015, version 3.4.1

– Add setting to bypass checks for file modifications on NAS drive (see Options->Auto Save)
– Merge default editor font setting (Options->Default Editor) with first style setting.
– Some fixes

19 November 2015, version 3.4.0

– Add “Apply Code Highlighter” action for Richview notes (under Format menu).
– Add “Read Only” property for notes. (under Note Properties)
– Date created and date modified attributes are now available for editing under Note Properties.
– Add the ability to drag and drop a note (and it’s subtree) from the main tree to the Folder Tree. (This is an easy way to re-organise parts of the tree).
– The program now stores the width of the Folder Tree
– Double click on an Evernote attachment image now opens the file. Note: Files cannot be edited.
– Add help topic: How to share a file between multiple computers (under FAQ)
– A few fixes

6 August 2015, version 3.3.1

– When exporting to a merged file or print, there is now an option to indent note content according to the relative level of the notes in the tree. See help topic “Import/Export->Exporting” for more info.
– Fix internal links for Exported Webbook (requires full re-export)
– Add right-click action to copy URL of link in the Header Panel
– Add 2 special edit functions to Richview note (Edit menu): Change Soft-breaks to Hard-breaks, and vice versa. (Applies to selection or whole document)
– 2 New Themes: Damsoka and Professional
– Fix error when opening file
– Some other fixes

2 June 2015, version 3.3.0

– The Evernote integration feature now requires v4 of the .NET Framework. This is usually already installed on Windows 7/8
– Fix some display issues of images in the Evernote note type
– Add auto save after add/remove tags option (Options->Autosave)
– A few other fixes

26 April 2015, version 3.2.3

– Evernote sync was not enabled in all places for freeware version
– Fix: An error would occur when opening the note viewer in multi-notebook search
– Fix: An error would occur when select tag in tag list and only showing tags for current page
– Fix: When delete text of a hyperlink in Richview note, the link info would not be removed

25 March 2015, version 3.2.2

– Fix: Creating internal links was not working correctly (since 3.2.0)

23 March 2015, version 3.2.1

– Fix: Favorites toolbar did not store drop down option
– Fix: Opening an attachment resulted in an error (since previous version)
– Add help topic: Creating a new Evernote notebook

19 March 2015, version 3.2.0

– New feature: Export to web-based and mobile-based webbook (pro version)
– Evernote sync feature is now included in all versions of RightNote including freeware version
– Added toolbar options to hide Evernote toolbar buttons (see View->Toolbars)
– Added option to display favorite notebooks as drop down list (File->Favorites->Options)
– Fast search mode now correctly handles case insensitive search for unicode characters (file cleanup required on existing files)
– Fix in idle time monitor (for auto-save and auto-minimize options)
– Added help topic: Export to Webbook
– Updated database version
– A few other fixes

10 February 2015, version 3.1.5

– Important Fix: Error would occur if cut more than once before pasting (in tree)
– Fix: Bug introduced in previous version where tree right-click menu would sometimes not show
– A few other fixes

18 January 2015, version 3.1.4

– Added: In Richview note, Tab key increases list indent, Shift+Tab decreases indent
– Change hotkey to focus tree to F8 (was Shift+Tab)
– Change hotkey to filter tree to Shift+Ctrl+F
– Fix: prevent tree splitter from becoming stuck at closed position
– A few other fixes

29 October 2014, version 3.1.3

– Fix: Add word to custom dictionary was not working since v3.1.1
– Custom words are now saved to a single file (named customdic.txt)
– Fix: Expand/Collapse subtree was not working correctly

27 August 2014, version 3.1.2

– Add drop down button for notebook tabs when the scroller buttons are showing
– Improved error reporting when export to .doc format
– Add Expand/Collapse menu item in tree right-click menu
– Fix: error would occur when opening the Richview List Defaults dialog
– Fix: Font size button not working since previous release
– Add help topics: Unique feature highlights; FAQ section: Maximum and recommended database size

19 August 2014, version 3.1.1

– Add ability to import TreePad .hjt files (including images)
– Important update to spell check engine
– Add support to live spell check unicode text (for e.g. Russian text)
– Remove setup of a separate custom dictionary for each standard dictionary. Now there is only one custom dictionary.
– Improved import of html files.
– Add ability to export to new MS Word format (.docx) natively (i.e. Microsoft Office or Office converters do not need to be installed on the computer).
– Add ability to export spreadsheets to new Excel format (.xlsx)
– Add default column width setting for spreadsheets (in Options->Editors->Spreadsheet, and also in spreadsheet note under Table->Grid Properties)
– Add ability to lock the main toolbars (View->Toolbars)

30 June 2014, version 3.1.0

– New Feature: Tree filter. Press Ctrl+F when tree has focus
– Add ability to set font for page tabs (See Options->Notebook->Pages)
– Add: Hide empty tags option in Tags panel
– Add: Delete empty tags action in Tags panel
– Add Open button in Favorites dialog. You can now open a favorite file from the main screen using keyboard shortcuts: Alt+F, F, select file, Enter.
– Fix: Note history tracking did not work properly
– Fix: Add some handling for when richview ruler margin settings would get messed up
– Fix: Using a sync period in the Evernote settings could result in an error
– Some other fixes

29 January 2014, version 3.0.9

– Fix: If set Evernote note to not sync, then a duplicate note would be added during the next sync
– Change: No longer sync the currently opened notebook during “Sync All” if it is not included in the Evernote Account Manager settings

22 January 2014, version 3.0.7

– Fix: problem when generating table of contents in an Evernote note
– Fix: “File modified by another application…” dialog would sometimes incorrectly show after an Evernote sync
– Fix: error when try to import folder via drag ‘n drop

13 January 2014, version 3.0.6

– Added error handling for Evernote sync
– Added help instructions in Evernote Manager
– Added help topic: Evernote sync rate limits
– Added “Sync all notebooks” option for an Evernote account
– Added Tag-tree display in Side by side view
– Added clipping support for Pale Moon web browser
– Change: Evernote sync icon now performs “Sync All”
– Fix: Tray icon would not follow show/hide settings
– Fix: Tray icon would always show in taskbar on Windows7/8
– Adjust some fonts for larger DPI setting

10 October 2013, version 3.0.5

– Fix: Webpage and bookmark capture was broken in recent versions of Chrome (28+), now fixed (although it is slower)
– Fix: Improved unicode support for importing from rtf or keynote files
– Fix: Could not undo after paste clip into Richview note (introduced in previous version)

1 September 2013, version 3.0.4

– Some fixes to handle Evernote sync with Chinese regional setting
– Change RichEdit note icon to be more distinguishable from the Richview icon
– Add clipper option: Move focus to new note when add new clip
– Fix: When importing files and folders, a folder would be replaced with file contents if the filename matched even part of the folder name.
– Add import option (Options->Main->Import): Replace folder with same name file if exists
– Fix: Pasting multiple clips into a Richview note would get slower and slower unless move to a different note

9 August 2013, version 3.0.3

– Fix: Tree did not refresh after perform a single file sync (introduced in 3.0.2).
– Fix: When convert a note to a spreadsheet note it did not take on default spreadsheet font
– Updated help file

8 August 2013, version 3.0.2

– Important fix: Evernote Sync was not working properly for single file sync (since 3.0.0)
– Added: Insert table of contents action for Evernote note type
– Fix: Minimize high CPU usage for webpage note

4 August 2013, version 3.0.1

– Fix: Error would occur when opening/cleanup a password protected file.

31 July 2013, version 3.0.0

– New Feature: Evernote (Account) Manager makes it easy to work/sync with multiple Evernote accounts and notebooks.
– Fix a number of dialogs for high resolution display
– Change sync inbox page caption to “Sync Inbox”. This can be changed under Options->Editors->Evernote.
– The “Evernote Integration->Getting Started” help topic was re-written for the new Evernote Manager.
– Added help topics: Token security, Warnings and precautions, Additional way to link a notebook, and Notes for upgrading from v2.

4 July 2013, version 2.9.0

– Added support for search text of premium Evernote attachment file types (such as .doc, .xls)
– Added support for Evernote reminders (only internally, i.e. data will not be lost during sync, however it is not displayed)
– Added “Stop” button for Evernote sync progress dialog
– Fix: Print/Merge spreadsheet now preserves cell alignment correctly
– Fix: “Floating point division by zero” error that could occur in webpage or Evernote note types
– A number of bug fixes

11 March 2013, version 2.8.0

– Further improvements to Evernote Sync:
– Sync is now complete: Notes in Evernote will be added to RightNote notebook
– Important: Deleting a note in RightNote will delete the note in Evernote and vice versa
– You can now search for text in images in Evernote notes (that are synced with the service)
– Handle moving Evernote notes from one notebook to another
– Add ability to paste an image into an Evernote note from the clipboard
– Add “Open in Evernote” action
– Add option to clip to Evernote note type (in Clipper Options)
– Improved compatibility with Evernote data format
– Add “Select in Tree” action in Tags Panel (right-click menu)
– Change: when update a notebook to a newer db version, the created backup file is stored in the backup folder (added setting)
– Add help topics: Why use Evernote, The sync process, Organising added notes, Editing web clips, Clip to Evernote note.
– Attempt to fix issue where chinese characters would sometimes not display correctly in page tabs
– A number of other fixes

2 January 2013, version 2.7.0

– New feature: Add ability to select multiple notes and apply tree actions
– Add option to hide folder panel (under View menu)
– Fix: painting issue in tag drop down list (in note tags dialog)
– Fix: Keep original creation date when copy or move note
– Fix: Implemented search caption only option (previously did not work)
– Fix: Content panel did not resize properly on Win x64

A more detailed release history can be seen from within the application under Help->What’s New.