Friday, July 23, 2021

ConstEdit Word Processor is updated to 4.0

Changes in this update :
  • Changed. The extension is updated to Manifest V3, to conform with Google's policy to modernize the Chrome extensions platform. This should bring about some improvements in security and in performance.
  • Changed. "File > Open" function in Editor now takes the default location from the last document opened through the dialog, or from your "documents" folder. Note that the last location of the dialog is not persisted across web-browser sessions.
  • Changed. "File > Save As" function in Editor now takes the default location from the currently opened document, or from the last saved-as location, or from your "documents" folder; the filename is now defaulted from the currently opened document, or "newhtml.htm". Note that the last save-as location is not persisted across web-browser sessions.
  • Changed. "Save Stylesheet" in Design Html Stylesheets now takes the default location from the last saved stylesheet location, or from your "documents" folder; the filename is now defaulted from the last saved stylesheet file, or "newStylesheet.css". Note that the last saved stylesheet location is not persisted across web-browser sessions.
  • Changed. Minimum requirement of updating to this version of the extension is now Chrome 91 or above.

Saturday, May 29, 2021

ConstEdit Word Processor is updated to 3.1.1

This is a bug-fixing update :

  • Fixed. The height of the toolbars in the Editor and in Design Html Stylesheets no longer fits the content after Chrome updates to 91.

Monday, May 10, 2021

ConstEdit Word Processor is updated to 3.1

Changelog of this update : 

  • Fixed. The toolbar user interface ui was affected by the injected stylesheet issue of Chrome web-browser.
    • As a result of the fix, the font size on the ui now looks bigger than before, but agrees with the web-browser settings.
  • Fixed. Inline Styles Dialog position was shifted downward, obscuring some doc content.
  • Fixed. Selecting "default" option in Paragraph > List Style did not have any effect.
  • Changed. Text > Symbols Page is reorganized, and new symbols / emojis have been added.
    • Note that the symbols / emojis may look different from font to font.
  • Changed. Cosmetic changes to the user interface.
  • Changed. References to the Background Page of the extension from other pages are removed. Startup performance of the extension is slightly improved.
  • Added. Auto-Hyphenation for paragraphs is added to Design Html Stylesheets and Inline Styles Dialog.
    • Note that the feature seems to be effective only with English.
  • Added. New Paragraph menu options to set the style of the current list / list-item to the specified symbol / emoji, as illustrated in this list-item.
    • Note that the symbols / emojis may look different from font to font.

Tuesday, March 30, 2021

ConstEdit Word Processor 3.0.1 is released

This is a bug-fixing update :

  • Fixed. The previous printer symbol used in the ui is not found in certain non-Windows platforms.
  • Changed. Use fixed width for the filename shown on the ui, so that the main menu item positions won't be shifted with different files.
  • Fixed. Filenames without extension are now skipped and won't be included in Recent Files.
  • Fixed. After performing Convert To Abs/Rel Url, the css pathname as shown in the Doc Stylesheet ui tooltip should be updated immediately.
  • Fixed. Very minor cosmetic changes to the ui.