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Software Revisions -- V7

Here is information about the latest available revisions of the Version 7 TypeWell software.  For revisions of other versions, see the page for V5 revisions, V6 revisions, or V8 revisions.

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Version 8 was released in June 2020. If you're currently using V7, you can update to V8 for free!

Changes in 754   (March 31, 2017)

  • TypeWell User Login
  • Bug fixes

Changes in 753   (January 10, 2017)

Changes in 751   (August 25, 2016)

  • Added new .NET technology for UI improvements and advanced features going forward
  • TypeWell Everywhere now included with Transcriber
  • Link menu spacing and connection indicator fixes
  • Added link to Support Center under Help menu

Changes in 749   (February 17, 2016)

  • Fixed bug with Ctrl-Space causing Math Mode to be toggled on after expansion in Windows 10

Changes in 748   (February 9, 2016)

  • Fixed bug causing Web Linking channels to disappear
  • Fixed bug with Ctrl-Shift-V sometimes incorrectly pasting formatting from the source

Changes in 747   (January 5, 2016)

  • Updated link menu dialogs for clarity and links to Support Center knowledgebase
  • Made HTTPS links the default for Web Link connections to the beta server ONLY
  • Added channel count indicators for Web Linking
  • Web Linking dialog will auto show at startup if 1 or more channels are enabled
  • Added StreamText as separate linking option from Simple

Changes in 740   (June 29, 2015)

  • Fixed New button in PAL window in Classic view.
  • Added the Canadian web-linking server as an option.

Changes in 738   (May 13, 2015)

  • Fixed typo in new EULA from 738.

Changes in 738   (Apr 28, 2015)

  • Updated Simple linking: bug fixes for self connection and extended characters.
  • Improved shift-space handling for always-lowercase words.
  • Customs names can be attached to PAL profile
  • new EULA
  • Dictionary additions
  • Updated copyright year.

Changes in 736   (June 9, 2014)

  • Dictionary additions
  • Fix for "range error" when editing complex PAL entries.

Changes in 732   (April 16, 2014)

  • Small dictionary updates.

Changes in 731   (March 31, 2014)

  • Added Simple TCP/IP linking.
  • Fixed selection jumping back to top sometimes on up/down arrow in the PAL.
  • Small dictionary updates.
  • Miscellaneous fixes.

Changes in 728   (February 11, 2014)

  • Fixed intermittent external mouse warning under Parallels.
  • Fixed textinterpreting problem.
  • New By-internal linking messaging says "Waiting" rather than "disabled" if no internal server.

Changes in 725   (January 13, 2014)

  • Expand Link/By Web Browser to support up to 32 channels.
  • Fixed problem with Self-Test introduced in 723.

Changes in 723   (December 24, 2013)

  • Fixes Edit/Find in the UP direction, which didn't work if you typed a search and then click Up, but did work if you used ctrl-shift-Find.
  • Auto-refresh works again.
  • Help link now works for everywhere 7.
  • Maintenance dictionary updates.

Changes in 719   (October 18, 2013)

  • Fixes a problem with the Internal Server causing readers to see installation numbers at the start of each document.

Changes in 718   (October 9, 2013)

  • Fixes duplicate links in Local linking, to avoid doubled characters. Does not avoid doubled characters if one uses multiple links of different types, such as Local AND Skype linking.
  • Fixes Simple Serial/Streamtext issue where an extra letter appeared in the Streamtext output when editing at end of line or on prior lines.

Changes in 715   (September 19, 2013)

  • Fixes all types of subscripts in Win 7/8 (more than rev 710 did), to stop the "The parameter is incorrect" message on linking and saving.

Changes in 714   (September 10, 2013)

  • Fixes Range-check error when deleting PAL entries that contain too many { symbols.

Changes in 713   (September 9, 2013)

  • Fixes "Active readers" occasionally popping up in top window.

Changes in 712   (August 29, 2013)

  • Fixed Internal Linking where used to say "Searching" on some machines.
  • Improved wording in linking status-line rollover message.
  • Small dictionary touch-ups.

Changes in 710   (August 21, 2013)

  • Saving and link display now work in Win 8 where subscripts of superscripts are involved, as with exponent fractions like X raised to the 2/3.

Changes in 709   (August 14, 2013)

  • Skype linking "Add" button now works smoothly if the other guy contacts you before you have set up your end.
  • Help/What's New now shows up properly for new installs.

Changes in 708   (August 8, 2013)

  • Skype linking now works properly for v7 reader.

Changes in 707   (August 7, 2013)

  • Added /cwr -> Class Writing
  • Dictionary updates
  • Higher-resolution logo
  • Fixed v7.html link in help

Changes in 706   (July 30, 2013) (Windows & Mac)

  • Skype linking reacts better when Skype is set to deny TW access.
  • Added tr{enter} as a speaker ID for "Transcriber:" in Turbo, as well as the single-letter forms /c and c{enter}.

Changes in 705   (July 15, 2013)

  • Reader now works with V6 transcribers, if teaming with a v7 transciber.
  • Mac Everywhere V7 version now available.

Changes in 704   (July 11, 2013)

  • Improved messaging for Web and Internal Linking.
  • Larger font when adding a word to the PAL.
  • New menu option "Red for abbreviation errors" on Classic/Turbo menu, to disable Turbo and top 40 red letters.

Changes in 703   (July 9, 2013)

  • Autoscrolling in top window now starts immediately rather than requiring reader to scroll to bottom after the first screenful.
  • Changing just the abbreviation part of a PAL entry now updates the entry; 702 required changing the expansion as well.
  • Notifies of need for refresh 9 days before month end, rather than 15 days, a better fit now that we have autorefresh.

Changes in 702   (July 8, 2013)

  • Improved message for updating license key on first upgrade to V7.

Changes in 701   (July 3, 2013)

  • License update <auto> feature no longer appears for major-version upgrades, to avoid confusion since auto-refresh wouldn't work for such upgrades anyway.

Changes in 700   (July 3, 2013)

  • Official release of V7.