Release Notes for Mellel 3.5.2 (November 7, 2016)

  • Fixed an issue that enabled pasting text with track changes into comments, leading to documents that couldn't be re-opened once saved
  • Fixed an issue that caused Mellel to crash when inserting hyperlinks after deleting a floating image
  • Fixed some misc crashes on Mac & iOS
  • Fixed an issue that caused Mellel to sometimes crash when manipulating tables inside footnotes and endnotes.
  • Fixed a problem that caused Mellel to crash after redoing/undoing table manipulations in the document main text
  • Fixed an issue that caused the cursor not to blink when positioned inside an empty auto title title in an RTL paragraph
  • Fixed an issue that caused unexpected selections to be made when dragging the mouse to the top or bottom margin while making a text selection with multiple column documents.
  • Fixed some erratic behaviour when clicking inside the auto title format editors
  • Fixed an issue that caused incorrect replacements with Typinator

Release Notes for Mellel 3.5.1 (July 29, 2016)

Bug fixes:

  • Using bundle id to identify bibliography (reference) manager
  • Fixed a bug that caused Mellel to crash when modifying or extending a table selection using the arrow keys
  • Fixed a bug that caused selecting a line weight of less then 1 to always become zero on systems where the decimal separator is a comma
  • Fixed a bug that caused Mellel to crash after dismissing a text box or an image attributes pop-over with 10.9
  • Fixed a bug that caused Mellel to crash when opening the a text box or an image attributes pop-over under 10.8
  • Fixed an issue that caused Mellel to keep displaying the delete and edit buttons of an image/text box at the bottom of the first page after deleting the image/text box
  • Fixed several issues that prevented using bullet lists in comments
  • Fixed an issue that caused text in a text box to look a slightly fuzzy with some printers
  • Several fixes with localisations

Release Notes for Mellel 3.5 (July 06, 2016)

New Features and Enhancements:

  • (iOS, Mac) Text Boxes
    • Styled text
    • Multiple Paragraphs
    • Lists
    • Padding
    • Overflow indicator
    • WYSIWYG editing
    • Inline & floating
    • Fit width, Fit height
    • Toolbar button
  • (iOS) Export to PDF on iOS
  • (Mac) overlay buttons when editing a graphic object
  • (Mac) editing image and text box using popover, removed model dialog box and "Object" palette
  • (Mac) RTF export of fill and line options of images and text boxes
  • (Mac) RTF import of image frame, width, color
  • (iOS, Mac) Tracking guides when dragging and resizing a floating image or text box.
  • (Mac) Using combo-box for line width in all places where setting such an attribute applies (image, text box, note sheet, note style, section palette & style editor, line numbering editor, table palette) allowing to have custom line widths.
  • (iOS, Mac) Dashed line for images and text boxes
  • (iOS, Mac) Corner radius for image and text box frames
  • (Mac) Allowing drag & Drop in mellel-text fields (Auto-title edit dialog, Citation edit dialog, page style header/footer edit dialog etc.)
  • (Mac, iOS) Campaign manager
  • (Mac) Revised and update template suite

Bug Fixes:

  • (iOS, Mac) Fixed an issue that caused floating elements to get duplicated to multiple page ranges when inseting a page style break under certain conditions.
  • (Mac) Fixed an issue that caused strange behaviour when turning off track changes while a floating object is selected among some other things. Correct adjustment of editor selection when turning off track changes while editing some inlines (citations, text boxes, hyperlinks)
  • (Mac) Fixed an issue that caused buttons with PNG images to look like a grey rectangle when disabled in El-Capitan
  • (Mac) Fixed an issue that caused odd behaviour when switching between editing find expressions containing character ranges, character sets and special characters (tab, return etc)
  • (Mac, iOS) Fixed an issue that caused Mellel to fail to exit track-changes mode sometimes with documents containing inline elements (autotitles/citations) which have insertions/deletions applied on the end of the inline text
  • (Mac, iOS) Fixed an issue that caused hangs an other odd behaviour after undoing turning off track changes under certain circumstances.
  • (Mac) Fixed an issue that caused the blinking insertion point to become invisible when placed inside a text box with a "none" fill background.
  • (Mac) Fixed an issue that caused document display to jump and for the insertion point to be placed in the wrong place sometimes when clicking in a text area while a floating element, table and other non-main text, elements are selected.
  • (iOS) Better adjustment of undo/redo buttons after undoing/redoing.
  • (iOS) More smooth behaviour when undoing and redoing contiguous insertions and deletions in the text.