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Version 4.0.0.x Series History

 

Version - 4.0.0.6

Internal Build - 4-9
Release Date - 12th November 2013
Release Purpose - Maintenance Release

Release Notes -

  1. Fixed a problem where corruption of the primary window profile would cause an error when the software loads.
  2. Fixed an issue where the resized images would show signs of "ringing" e.g. artefacts on the 0th/1st row and column of the image.
  3. Added $(ORIGINALFILECREATIONDATETIME) and $(ORIGINALFILEMODIFIEDDATETIME) replacement tags for use on text overlays.
  4. Updated the software and installation package with new Multiple Image Resizer .NET logos.
  5. Updated the Help file to include additional images.
  6. Changed the Check for Updates feature to retrieve software update information from the multipleimageresizer.net domain rather acumensystems.com
  7. Software now supports Windows 8.1 and Windows Server 2012 R2.
  8. Other miscellaneous bug fixes to improve software stability.

 

Version - 4.0.0.5

Internal Build - 4-8
Release Date - 14th June 2013
Release Purpose - Maintenance Release

Release Notes -

  1. Full revision of the Portuguese translation.
  2. Fixed a problem on Windows 8 when using the Add Border feature, the border would be drawn with a 1x1 pixel incorrect offset.
  3. Fixed a problem on Windows 8 when using the Resize Within Dimensions Add Background feature, the border would be drawn with a 1x1 pixel incorrect offset.
  4. Other miscellaneous bug fixes.

 

Version - 4.0.0.4

Internal Build - 4-5
Release Date - 20th September 2012
Release Purpose - Maintenance Release

Release Notes -

  1. After removing an image from the list of images to process the software selects the next image in the list, rather than taking the user back to the beginning of the list.
  2. Pressing the Delete key when an image is selected in the list of images to process removes the image from the list.
  3. Fixed an issue where when the unprocessed or processed image windows were hidden, the corresponding menu items in the window menu were not un-ticked.
  4. Altered the software so that if unprocessed / processed image windows are hidden the software doesn't update the image previews.
  5. Altered the software so that it will not overwrite an original image under the following circumstances: the original image and processed image are JPEGs, the image has not been altered during processing, the output quality is set to 100%, and the processed image is to overwrite the original image. IMPORTANT: This modification only applies to JPEG to JPEG conversions.
  6. Updated software to use newer Telerik UI controls.
  7. Updated the installation package. The installation package no longer automatically downloads the .NET Framework v4.0 Runtime. From this release on users are required to download the .NET Framework v4.0 from Microsofts website.
  8. Software now supports Windows 8 RTM.

 

Version - 4.0.0.3

Internal Build - 4-4
Release Date - 5th December 2011
Release Purpose - Addition of new features

Release Notes -

  1. Added 'Reverse Overlay' option to the 'Image Overlay Options' panel. This allows the software to Underlay a specified image beneath images being processed (see Help file for more information).
  2. Added two new batch script functions - UnderlayImage and UnderlayImageByPosition (see Help file for more information).
  3. Added /silent command line argument to allow batch scripting users to suppress the software's scripting output information.
  4. Added /log command line argument to allow batch scripting user to send the software's scripting output information to a log file.

 

Version - 4.0.0.2

Internal Build - 4-3
Release Date - 26th January 2011
Release Purpose - Addition of new features and bug fixes

Release Notes -

  1. Fixed a long standing problem with the output quality of GIF image files. Images processed and saved as GIF's are no longer grainy/poor quality.
  2. Added the ability for the software to read/open Multiple Image Resizer .NET v2 profiles.
  3. Added /maxparallel command line argument to allow users some degree of control of multi-core processing (see Help file for more information).

 

Version - 4.0.0.1

Internal Build - 4-2
Release Date - 8th November 2010
Release Purpose - Addition of new languages and minor bug fixes

Release Notes -

  1. Added support for the Russian language.
  2. Added support for the Ukrainian language.
  3. Fixed a problem where the information on the check for updates screen was always displayed in English rather than the users selected language.
  4. Improved the appearance of the software when running on machine where the display font resolution is set to 120 DPI.

 

Version - 4.0.0.0

Internal Build - 4-1
Release Date - 3rd November 2010
Release Purpose - First Release of Version 4.x.x.x Series

Release Notes -

First release of the 4.x.x.x series of Multiple Image Resizer .NET. This version has been redeveloped to use the Microsoft .NET Framework v4.0. The same functionality featured in 2.x.x.x series has been incorporated but we've made a number of additional improvements and enhancements including:

GUI and Scripting:

  1. Software now supports multi-core processors (CPUs) to speed up image processing.
  2. Added support to load RAW Camera Image Files (supporting most manufactures including Canon, Casio, Epson, Fuji, Hasselblad, Kodak, Minolta, Nikon, Olympus, Panasonic, Pentax and Sony).
  3. Added support to load Macintosh PICT and Silicon Graphics SGI image file formats.
  4. Updated Help File.
  5. Fixed bugs, improved error handling, and added additional code to make the software even more robust.

GUI:

  1. Altered the Border options. You can now have two borders.
  2. Added new Resizing method - Resize Within Dimensions Add Background. The new option resizes and image within the dimensions specified and pads the image to the specified size with a selected background color / pattern.
  3. Added ability to specify overall transparency of image overlays to make the creation of semi-transparent 'watermarks' easier.
  4. Improved the Font dialog.
  5. New Colour Picker dialog.
  6. Altered the File Replace Warning Screen - this allows you to select the images that should / should not be replaced before processing occurs.
  7. Re-developed graphical user interface to use Telerik user interface controls.
  8. Added support for theming the software - there are currently three themes - Blue, Silver, and Black.
  9. Re-developed the Update Checker - this is now built into the software, rather than being a separate application.
  10. New Scripting menu option to encourage users to try the batch scripting functionality. The new menu includes two options; 'Export Profile to Script File' and 'Export Image Files to Script Image List File'.
  11. Improved user experience for users who are running the software at a screen resolution of 1152x864 or below.

Scripting:

  1. Added new scripting function: ResizeWithinDimensionsAddBackground.
  2. Fixed bug in AddTextByPosition scripting function (also affected Add Text By Position in the GUI) which could cause text to be incorrectly placed by up to 3 pixels caused by a rounding error in one of the calculations.
  3. Modified OverlayImage and OverlayImageByPosition Script Functions to accept optional parameter to specify overall transparency of an overlay image.
  4. Tidied script processor output messages.

 

Version 2.x.x.x Series History

 

Version - 2.9.0.1

Internal Build - 2-21
Release Date - 27th April 2010
Release Purpose - Addition of new language and General maintenance

Release Notes -

  1. Added support for the Chinese (Traditional) language.
  2. Added support for ASCII character code special tag - $(ASCII, "ASCII Code") for use on text overlays. This tag is used to specify an ASCII character by its character code within a text overlay. Primarily this was added for use with command line scripting text functions although the GUI also supports this tag.
  3. Fixed an issue where the use of more than one special tag in a text overlay could be misinterpreted by the software, causing the tags to be replaced incorrectly.
  4. Fixed an issue where the software would fail to run if the users "My Documents" folder could not be found.

 

Version - 2.8.0.2

Internal Build - 2-20
Release Date - 25th February 2010
Release Purpose - Addition of new language

Release Notes -

  1. Added support for the Arabic language.

 

Version - 2.7.0.0

Internal Build - 2-19
Release Date - 19th November 2009
Release Purpose - General maintenance

Release Notes -

  1. Software now supports Windows 7 RTM.
  2. Fixed an issue where text overlays failed to position correctly running under Windows 7.
  3. Updated the GUI controls used to the latest version available.

 

Version - 2.6.0.0

Internal Build - 2-18
Release Date - 1st July 2009
Release Purpose - Language updates and General maintenance

Release Notes -

  1. Updated Spanish Translation.
  2. Updated Turkish Translation.
  3. Fixed an issue where the batch script function SetResolution incorrectly sets resolution if the resolution measurement was set to dots per centimeter
  4. Updated the GUI controls used to the latest version available.
  5. Created new light weight installation package (note that installation requires internet connection).
  6. Software now supports Windows 7 RC.

 

Version - 2.5.0.0

Internal Build - 2-17
Release Date - 19th February 2009
Release Purpose - Addition of new language and new features

Release Notes -

  1. Added support for the Catalan language.
  2. Added support for the Polish language.
  3. Added support for the Turkish language.
  4. Updated the GUI controls used to the latest version available.
  5. Fixed an issue where the batch script function SetResolutionToOriginal failed to work.
  6. When using the batch scripting the software now allows you to scan for all images under a specified folder - see the help file section 'Scripting' -> 'Creating Image List Files' for more information on using the question mark (?) symbol in image list files.
  7. Updated the batch scripting functions SaveToFolder, SaveToFolderJpeg, SaveToFolderJpegWithTargetSize, and SaveToFolderTiff to include an optional parameter (recreateoriginalfolderstructure). The parameter allows you to specify if the software should recreate the original folder hierarchy to the destination folder when saving processed images - see the help file for more information.

 

Version - 2.4.0.0

Internal Build - 2-16
Release Date - 3rd December 2008
Release Purpose - Addition of new language

Release Notes -

  1. Added support for the Greek language.

 

Version - 2.3.0.0

Internal Build - 2-15
Release Date - 24th September 2008
Release Purpose - Addition of new language and new features

Release Notes -

  1. Added support for the Bulgarian language.
  2. Added functionality to the 'Add Text' panel to allow rotation of text to any angle (specified in degrees).
  3. Added functionality to the 'Add Text' panel for right align, left align and centering of text (where you have multiple lines of text).
  4. Added functionality to the 'Add Text' panel to include semi-transparent text.
  5. Added two new batch script functions - AddTextWithRotation and AddTextByPositionWithRotation - see Help file for details.
  6. Added functionality to update the file list using drag and drop from Windows Explorer. Users can now drag and drop a single image file, multiple image files, and / or a folder containing image files from Windows Explorer onto the file list.
  7. Altered functionality to stop the software from allowing users to add the same image file multiple times to the file list.
  8. Fixed an issue where image overlays and text are positioned incorrectly by 1px on the x and y axis when they are specified via position and offset method.

 

Version - 2.2.0.0

Internal Build - 2-14
Release Date - 13th August 2008
Release Purpose - Addition of new language

Release Notes -

  1. Added support for the Swedish language.

 

Version - 2.1.0.0

Internal Build - 2-13
Release Date - 14th May 2008
Release Purpose - Addition of new language

Release Notes -

  1. Added support for the Hungarian language.

 

Version - 2.0.9.0

Internal Build - 2-12
Release Date - 15th April 2008
Release Purpose - Additional features and minor bug fixes

Release Notes -

  1. Added support for the Italian language.
  2. Fixed a problem that could cause the following (or similar) error message: 'Brush Script MT' does not support style 'Regular'.

 

Version - 2.0.8.0

Internal Build - 2-11
Release Date - 5th December 2007
Release Purpose - Bug fixes

Release Notes -

  1. Fixed a problem that some users have experienced not being able to run the software.
  2. Various bug fixes.
  3. Updated fix for an issue in the Font selection dialog where selecting fonts with unsupported styles and effects could cause the software to crash.
  4. Updated the GUI controls used to the latest version available.

 

Version - 2.0.7.0

Internal Build - 2-10
Release Date - 31st May 2007
Release Purpose - Additional features and minor bug fixes

Release Notes -

  1. Added support for the German language.
  2. Windows XP and Vista 64bit Editions compatibility update.
  3. Fixed an issue in the Font selection dialog where selecting fonts with unsupported styles and effects could cause the software to crash.

 

Version - 2.0.6.0

Internal Build - 2-9
Release Date - 30th March 2007
Release Purpose - Additional features and minor bug fixes

Release Notes -

  1. Added functionality to allow file name and EXIF information to be added to processed images via the use of special tags entered into the 'Enter Text' text box on the 'Text Options' panel. For more information on the Special Tags that can be used please refer to the Help file (see the section 'Controls -> The Text Options Panel') that ships with this version of the software.
  2. When the software is closed the current image processing settings are saved and will be loaded the next time the software is used.
  3. The Window State of the software is saved when closed. Next time the software is loaded the saved Window State will be also be loaded. E.g. if you close the application and its Maximised, the next time you run the software it will appear Maximised.
  4. Software now remembers the last folder that you added images to the file list from (after software close and load).
  5. Improved the information reported when an error occurs in the software to help development team track the cause of errors in the software.
  6. Added a command line argument /clearconfig which can be used to clear Multiple Image Resizer .NET's configuration files back to factory default.
  7. Fixed a problem where the window layout failed to save when the software is closed which could cause an error on Windows Vista.
  8. Fixed a problem where the some image options tabs could be disabled even though they were ticked in the processing options tab.
  9. Fixed some other minor cosmetic issues.

 

Version - 2.0.5.0

Internal Build - 2-8
Release Date - 5th February 2007
Release Purpose - Additional features

Release Notes -

  1. Added support for the Galician language.

 

Version - 2.0.4.0

Internal Build - 2-7
Release Date - 12th January 2007
Release Purpose - Additional features

Release Notes -

  1. Updated the French language translation.
  2. Added support for the Czech language.

 

Version - 2.0.3.0

Internal Build - 2-6
Release Date - 18th December 2006
Release Purpose - Additional features

Release Notes -

  1. Added support for the French and Portuguese languages.
  2. Added support for the Windows 2000 Operating System (note that Windows 2000 requires Service Pack 4 in order to run Multiple Image Resizer .NET).
  3. Fixed an issue where an error could occur when loading / saving application settings.

 

Version - 2.0.2.0

Internal Build - 2-5
Release Date - 30th November 2006
Release Purpose - Additional features

Release Notes -

  1. Added support for the Danish language.
  2. Added Recreate Original Folder Structure option to the Save Options panel. When the Recreate Original Folder Structure tick box is ticked the processed images will be saved to the output folder in sub folders matching the folder structure of original images.

 

Version - 2.0.1.1

Internal Build - 2-4
Release Date - 31st October 2006
Release Purpose - Minor bug fixes

Release Notes -

  1. Updated the Dutch translation.
  2. Fixed a problem introduced in v2.0.1.0 where the DPI settings worked incorrectly when converting Tiff files to Tiff files.

 

Version - 2.0.1.0

Internal Build - 2-3
Release Date - 30th October 2006
Release Purpose - Additional features and minor bug fixes

Release Notes -

  1. Multiple Image Resizer .NET is now multilingual - languages currently supported by user interface are English, Spanish, and Dutch.
  2. Altered the default image processing options when the software loads to help new users.
  3. Added File Replace Warning option to the Save Options panel. If File Replace Warning is ticked the software will prompt you if you would like to overwrite an existing image file.
  4. Fixed a problem with Tiff compression not working correctly.
  5. Fixed an issue where Tiff to Tiff conversion does not retain the original bits per pixel on the processed image (e.g. 1 BPP Tiffs converted will now be saved as 1 BPP instead of 32 BPP).
  6. Added two new script functions - SaveToFolderJpegWithTargetSize and SaveToSubFolderJpegWithTargetSize - see Help file for details.

 

Version - 2.0.0.1

Internal Build - 2-2
Release Date - 30th October 2006
Release Purpose - Minor bug fixes

Release Notes -

  1. Modified Update Checker to enable it to download version v2.0.1.0 (and higher).

 

Version - 2.0.0.0

Internal Build - 2-1
Release Date - 6th September 2006
Release Purpose - First Release of Version 2.x.x.x Series

Release Notes -

First release of the 2.x.x.x series of Multiple Image Resizer .NET. This version has been rewritten from scratch and uses the Microsoft .NET Framework v2.0. The same functionality featured in 1.x.x.x series has been incorporated but we've made a number of additional improvements and enhancements including:

  1. Image Overlay Feature - Allows you to overlay/water-mark your images with another image.
  2. Command Line Batch Image Processing using the Multiple Image Resizer .NET scripting language.
  3. You can change the order of the image processing functionality.
  4. Multiple Image Resizer .NET is now language ready - if you would like to see the application in your own language then please help us translate it.
  5. You can save/load image processing profiles.
  6. We've added a new way to specify the location of text added to images.
  7. Improved the processed and unprocessed image viewer.
  8. Improved the visual cropping tool.
  9. Plus we've improved many other areas of the software (too many to mention!)

 

Version 1.x.x.x Series History

 

Version - 1.0.2055.16222

Internal Build - 1-8
Release Date - 17th August 2005
Release Purpose - Additional features and minor bug fixes

Release Notes -

  1. Multiple Image Resizer .NET has been updated to support a larger range of image formats.

    The software can read the following 27 image formats (new additions in bold):

    • Windows Bitmap (.bmp)
    • Dr. Halo (.cut)
    • DirectDraw Surface (.dds)
    • Enhanced Windows Metafile (.emf)
    • Exchangeable Image File (.exif)
    • Graphics Interchange Format (.gif)
    • Windows Icon (.ico)
    • Amiga IFF (.iff)
    • Deluxe Paint (.lbm)
    • JPEG Network Graphics (.jng)
    • JPEG Format (.jpg, .jpeg)
    • Commodore 64 Koala (.koa)
    • Multiple Network Graphics (.mng)
    • Portable Bitmap (ASCII & Binary) (.pbm)
    • Kodak PhotoCD (.pcd)
    • Zsoft Paintbrush PCX Bitmap (.pcx)
    • Portable Graymap (ASCII & Binary) (.pgm)
    • Portable Network Graphics (.png)
    • Portable Pixelmap (ASCII & Binary) (.ppm)
    • Adobe Photoshop (.psd)
    • Sun Rasterfile (.ras)
    • Truevision Targa (.tga)
    • Tagged Image File Format (.tif, .tiff)
    • Wireless Bitmap (.wbmp)
    • Windows Metafile (.wmf)
    • X11 Bitmap Format (.xbm)
    • X11 Pixmap Format (.xpm)

    The software can now save processed images in the following 15 image formats (new additions in bold):

    • Windows Bitmap (.bmp)
    • Enhanced Windows Metafile (.emf)
    • Exchangeable Image File (.exif)
    • Graphics Interchange Format (.gif)
    • Windows Icon (.ico)
    • JPEG Format (.jpg, .jpeg)
    • Portable Bitmap (ASCII & Binary) (.pbm)
    • Portable Graymap (ASCII & Binary) (.pgm)
    • Portable Network Graphics (.png)
    • Portable Pixelmap (ASCII & Binary) (.ppm)
    • Truevision Targa (.tga)
    • Tagged Image File Format (.tif, .tiff)
    • Wireless Bitmap (.wbmp)
    • Windows Metafile (.wmf)
    • X11 Pixmap Format (.xpm)
  2. Fixed an issue where saving processed images as Windows Icons failed to produce valid icon files.

 

Version - 1.0.1987.16260

Internal Build - 1-7
Release Date -
10th June 2005
Release Purpose -
Minor bug fixes

Release Notes -

  1. Fixed a problem with retain EXIF information feature introduced by a fix in the in version 1.0.1980.21025.

 

Version - 1.0.1980.21025

Internal Build - 1-6
Release Date - 7th June 2005
Release Purpose - Additional features and minor bug fixes

Release Notes -

  1. New feature - Added an option to re-create the folder structure of the location of original image files in the processed image directory.
  2. New feature - Added feature to allow user to add a prefix and/or suffix to processed image file names.
  3. Fixed an issue in text overlay settings which would cause images to fail to process if the text overlay is an empty string.
  4. Fixed a file locking issue where images would be locked until the application was closed.
  5. Fixed an issue where specifying a font size of point 7 would cause the application to fail to run the next time it is used.
  6. Rewrote method of saving configuration settings, improving the load and close time of the application.
  7. Added a check to ensure that users have the Microsoft .NET Framework v1.1 (or higher installed).

 

Version - 1.0.1894.16957

Internal Build - 1-5
Release Date - 9th March 2005
Release Purpose - Additional features and minor bug fixes

Release Notes -

  1. New feature - Added TIFF compression level options to save panel ("LZW Compression" and "No Compression").
  2. New feature - Added option to retain the EXIF meta information from the original images into processed JPEG images.
  3. New feature - Added command line switch "/cleariso" used to clear configuration files held in isolated storage which are created and used by Multiple Image Resizer .NET.
  4. Incorporated fix for some regional incompatibility problems.
  5. Fixed issue where docking panel configuration files were not being saved correctly.
  6. Stopped multiple instances of the application running at the same time.
  7. Updated copyright date in the About box and on splash screen.
  8. Installer updated.

 

Version - 1.0.1479.23964

Internal Build - 1-4
Release Date - 19th January 2004
Release Purpose - Addition of new features and minor bug fixes

Release Notes -

  1. New feature - Image cropping.
  2. Other miscellaneous bug fixes.

 

Version - 1.0.1244.14177

Internal Build - 1-3
Release Date - 29th May 2003
Release Purpose - Minor bug fixes

Release Notes -

  1. Regional incompatibility bug fixed.
  2. Alterations to cater for users running Windows 2000 or XP under Guest or restricted user privileges.

 

Version - 1.0.1223.17454

Internal Build - 1-2
Release Date - 23rd May 2003
Release Purpose - Addition of new features

Release Notes -

  1. New feature - Added the ability to choose output image resolution (DPI).
  2. New feature - Added quality setting for JPEG images.
  3. New feature - Added choice of resizing interpolation method.
  4. New feature - Added check for updates feature.
  5. Updated help for new features.

 

Version - 1.0.1108.22702

Internal Build - 1-1
Release Date - 10th February 2003
Release Purpose - First Release of Version 1.x.x.x Series