Release Notes

CintaNotes 3.7 Released!

Features:

  • Drag-and-dropping text from any application into CintaNotes

Fixes:

  • Clipping shortcuts with Windows key not working
  • Clipping: possible error upon clipping
  • Tag sidebar: wrong tag counts after cancelled import
  • Import: Exception after canceling import
  • Editor: crash during paste
  • Editor: attachment item height shouldn’t depend on icon size
  • Printing: “current view” now enabled even when there are no filters applied
  • Pasting HTML in editor now obeys Options/Clipping/Formatting settings
  • Tag autocomplete shouldn’t disappear on BkSp, but continue showing appropriate results

Download CintaNotes 3.7 (4.95 MB)
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CintaNotes 3.6 Released!

Features:

  • Parse HTML for links and basic formatting upon clipping
  • New Options/Clipping/Formatting submenu
  • Support pasting of HTML into notes list and note editor

Enhancements:

  • Note links: open another notebook’s note if it exists in opened notebook
  • Make scrollbars clickable when window is maximized and mouse is at the rightmost edge

Fixes:

  • Export: XML not created when previous directory is removed
  • Note links: keyboard shortcuts didn’t work in Russian
  • HTML export: regression – no spacing between paragraphs
  • Editor: tab indents not lining up correctly
  • Drag and drop: block keyboard while drag
  • Editor: unwanted keyboard layout change upon paste
  • Notes list: weird selection behavior when selection.followedited = 0
  • About dialog: missing licensee info
  • Simplenote sync: sync could fail because of certificate security error
  • Clipping was not always working in IE9+

Download CintaNotes 3.6 (4.93 MB)
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CintaNotes 3.5 Released!

Features:

  • Simplenote sync is now free
  • Links to attached files Added ability to insert links to attached files into note text

Enhancements:

  • 10-day trial PRO license is now included by default
  • 30-day extended trial available per request
  • Ability to choose active license type
  • Lock note drag-and-drop when scrolling note text (when left mouse button is held and wheel scrolled)

Fixes:

  • HTML export: force keeping spaces if note text font is monospaced
  • Possible error when deleting note from Recycle Bin
  • Tag sidebar: unwanted tag list scroll (regression)
  • Rules: backslash symbol not properly escaped in rule conditions
  • Notes list: Wrong timestamp highlighting

Download CintaNotes 3.5 (4.89 MB)
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CintaNotes 3.4 Released!

Features:

  • Drag-and-drop reordering of section tabs

Enhancements:

  • Rules: option to hide rule application notifications. Added menu item “Options / Rules / Notify When Applied”
  • Import: “Import rules” checkbox
  • Editor: option to turn off automatic adding of space to the Tags field. Added “editor.tagsfield.autoaddspace” parameter to cintanotes.settings

Fixes:

  • Keyboard issue with the rules log dialog

Download CintaNotes 3.4 (5.58 MB)
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CintaNotes 3.3.1 Released!

Enhancements:

  • Highlight the note that is about to receive drag-and-dropped tag
  • Editor: add space to the end of the tags field after saving a note (for easier adding of more tags)

Fixes:

  • Fix tag list scroll buttons behavior
  • Drag-and-drop shouldn’t cause main window to lose focus
  • Dragged notes should appear selected
  • Editor: fix random jump when clicking in the note body after scrolling with mouse wheel

Download CintaNotes 3.3.1 (5.61 MB)
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CintaNotes 3.3 Released!

Features:

  • Drag-n-drop tags onto notes
  • Drag-n-drop notes onto sections

Enhancements:

  • Rules: update deafult rule name in real-time during editing
  • Rules: add F8 shortcut to call up Rules list

Fixes:

  • Message dialogs: “Don’t ask again” didn’t work when selecting “No”
  • HTML export: bullets not indented properly
  • Rules: sometimes condition and action values were replaced by section names
  • Rules editor: fix incorrect TAB order and initial focus
  • Rules: rule actions upon save weren’t always reflected in the note editor
  • Rules: switching db should be prohibited when rule editor is displayed
  • Rules: “have parents of” condition for tags produced SQLite error when specified tag doesn’t have parents

Download CintaNotes 3.3 (5.61 MB)
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CintaNotes 3.2.1 Released!

Enhancements:

  • Rules: add “has children of” and “has parents of” operators to Tags field
  • Rules: add “comes before” and “comes after” operators for text fields

Fixes:

  • Editor: fixed error when deleting note using Ctrl+Del
  • “Open in editor” should be disabled when silent clipping mode is on
  • Rules: fix “for all notes” rule condition not working
  • Rules: fix TAB, ESC don’t work in note editor when rule editor is open
  • Rules: “Remove tag” action should also remove child tags of specified tag
  • HTML export: printing note text only produces gray borders that gets wider
  • Fix possible error upon program restart
  • Notes list: Tag capitalization had effect on ordering in preview
  • Notes list: tags are incorrectly shortened with ellipsis
  • Tag sidebar: untagged count display was not always correct
  • Editor: Wrong control positions after modified date is displayed
  • Alt +F didn’t always activate File menu
  • Section limit in free version didn’t consider section names

Download CintaNotes 3.2.1 (5.52 MB)
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CintaNotes 3.2 Released!

Features:

  • Autotagging Rules: Automatic assignment of tags and sections to notes. See “File / Rules” menu item

Enhancements:

  • File attachments: add ability to save to disk multiple attachments at once
  • Editor: add advanced option to copy text without formats (“editor.copyplaintextonly” in cintanotes.settings)

Fixes:

  • PasswordEnterCancelledException after canceling adding note
  • Simplenote sync: synchronization no longer resets note selection
  • Editor: std::out_of_range raised on save
  • Notes list: RTL numbered lists were rendered incorrectly
  • Simplenote sync: failure to sync from behind a proxy
  • Large DPI sizing problems
  • Tag drag and drop highlighting problems
  • Tag drag and drop: didn’t always correctly process mouse leaving
  • Fixed HotKeyEditor Ctrl + Alt bug
  • Import from a password-protected older format notebook required entering password twice
  • Deleting section didn’t also delete autodeletable tags
  • Replacing and renaming tags was extremely slow on large number of tags and notes
  • Negative search didn’t work correctly with “anywhere” or “attachments” fields
  • HTML export: wrong rendering of RTL text

Download CintaNotes 3.2 (5.48 MB)
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CintaNotes 3.1.4 Released!

Enhancements:

  • File attachments: add ability to save to disk multiple attachments at once
  • Export, Print: add ability to select/deselect all fields with a single click
  • Editor: add cintanotes.settings option to copy text without formats (“editor.copyplaintextonly”)

Fixes:

  • Notes list: RTL numbered lists were rendered incorrectly
  • Simplenote sync: synchronization reset note selection
  • Editor: possible std::out_of_range error upon saving
  • Tag drag and drop: fixed some highlighting problems
  • Tag drag and drop: tag sidebar didn’t always handle mouse leaving
  • Hot keys: it was possible to set “Ctrl + Alt” as a shortcut
  • Import from a password-protected older format notebook required entering password twice
  • Fixed some large DPI sizing problems
  • Deleting section didn’t delete autodeletable tags
  • Replacing tags was extremely slow on large number of tags and notes
  • Fixed PasswordEnterCancelledException after canceling adding note
  • Fixed PasswordEnterCancelledException when entering tags in note editor
  • Fixed “Failed to activate an already running application instance” when running second instance of CN
  • Fixed possible InvalidArgumentException upon search start

Download CintaNotes 3.1.4 (5.41 MB)
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CintaNotes 3.1.3 Released!

Enhancements:

  • Drag-and-dropping of tags within the Tag sidebar
  • Option to use single Tab press to insert TAB character instead of Ctrl+Tab (see “Options/Editor/Tab Character” menu)

Fixes:

  • Clipping: backlinks to documents were not always added even when they were present in the process’s command line
  • CN didn’t restore to maximized size from system tray
  • Link to file not copied properly if path contained non-ASCII characters
  • Notes count control was cut off at 120 DPI
  • Display scaling caused CintaNotes to crash in Windows 10
  • Unnecessary save confirmation on pressing Esc in empty new note
  • “Database locked” error when CN was used on a network share

Download CintaNotes 3.1.3 (5.38 MB)
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CintaNotes 3.1.2 Released!

Enhancements:

  • Focus top note during the search
  • Simplenote sync: don’t run sync on startup if last sync was recent enough
  • Editor: improve Esc key handling Esc now cancels by default. Old behavior still available via the new “Options/Editor/Auto Save Changes on Esc” option

Fixes:

  • Export and Print: Field lists need to hide the “&” sign
  • Editor: wrong double-click word selection behavior
  • Incorrect error message when trying to open a corrupted notebook
  • Controls were being cut off at 120 DPI
  • Error when creating a notebook while an attachment is opened for editing
  • Possible PasswordEnterCancelledException on OS restart
  • Duplicate parent tag can be created when creating child tag directly from editor
  • Search in attachments for “-.” was not working
  • Export, Print: increased height of field lists to eliminate need to scroll

Download CintaNotes 3.1.2 (5.28 MB)
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CintaNotes 3.1.1 Released!

Enhancements:

  • Added settings option “selection.followedited” to control whether focus should follow the edited note (enabled by default)
  • Added settings option “tags.hierarchy.backslashes” which determines if tag input fields should automatically convert backslashes to forward slashes.
  • Improved display of note preview when note has remarks but no text
  • Editor: only suggest tags from edited note’s section in context-sensitive tag suggestions

Fixes:

  • Fixed one remaining possible reason for crashes upon pasting rich text into note editor
  • Main windows position was not saved when exiting the program using tray menu
  • Regression: tags autocomplete popup cut off text
  • Editor: undo of some formatting changes didn’t work
  • Search by tag text didn’t properly implement whole word search (i.e. when “search inside words” was turned off)
  • Main window was needlessly activated after using “Add new note” hotkey

Download CintaNotes 3.1.1 (5.31 MB)
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Version 3.1

Features:

  • Notes list: display remarks preview
  • Options/Notes list: add configuring of remarks preview display
  • Added “Options/Tags/Context-Sensitive Suggestions” option. When active, only tags from currently active sections will be suggested for autocomplete.
  • Notebook encryption: add “Lock when PC is locked” option

Enhancements:

  • Editor: improve handling of local cintanotes:// links Now such links are handled by CintaNotes itself, without using the system protocol handler
  • Improve speed of mouse wheel scrolling of tag suggestions
  • Moved help online, what reduced the size of the distribution package by 30%.
  • Localized help is now opened for Russian and German UI languages.

Fixes:

  • Clipping of numbered lists removed first number
  • Ad-hoc “Timer N not in the registry” error
  • Simplenote sync: crash when chosing “Use system proxy” when in fact system was not configured to use a proxy
  • Regression: “Linked note not found” error on normal http links
  • Search: word exclusion with (-) sign didn’t work when attachments field was included in search
  • Fixed random crashes upon pasting rich text into note editor
  • Numbered lists with empty lines are now recognized upon clipping or pasting
  • Note properties: date time picker should use system’s date and time format

Download CintaNotes 3.1 (5.32 MB)
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Version 3.0.2

Enhancements:

  • Link fields are no longer lost when merging notes
  • Updater: upon clicking on download, display additional warning if the license key won’t be valid for the downloaded version

Fixes:

  • “Database is locked” error when switching to the same encrypted notebook
  • Possible PasswordEnterCancelledException after PC wakes up from sleep
  • Wrong sort order displayed in newly created sections
  • Regression: Notes list: Attachments not visible when note body is empty
  • Tag sidebar: Shift+Alt+click activated non-related excluded tags
  • Tag sidebar: Ctrl-Alt-click on a tag expanded whole tag tree
  • Tag sidebar: Shift-clicking on a tag included all excluded tags
  • Simplenote sync: fix crash when syncing attachments while working over proxy
  • Export to XML: tags and notes were unordered
  • Editor: Links with certain characters were not recognized correctly
  • Editor: bug when replacing selection by typing one symbol and then undoing it
  • Editor: fixed possible notelink damaging
  • Editor: F3 “search inside words” inconsistent with notes list search settings

Download CintaNotes 3.0.2 (7.66 MB)
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Version 3.0.1

Enhancements:

  • Notes list: Highlight the link icon when search term appears in the Link field
  • Improved performance of notes list painting and scrolling
  • Logging: don’t include user data to log by default

    Added “debug.log.userdata” parameter to cintanotes.settings.

Fixes:

  • Regression: Window-related items in system menu were not working
  • Notes list: wrong search hilites in attachments when file name gets shortened
  • File attachments: scroll file list in note preview to highlight appropriate search result
  • Unnecessary log files were generated
  • Section bar: double clicking on scrolling arrow shouldn’t select all sections
  • Import: tags were not displayed correctly after second import
  • Links with percent sign (%) not recognized correctly
  • Fixed duplicate menu mnemonics
  • Simplenote sync: unable to upload big file (> 40MB)
  • Editor: password was required to display tag suggestions
  • Fixed possible “column num not unqiue” error upon deleting a section

Download CintaNotes 3.0.1 (7.55 MB)
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Version 3.0

Features:

  • File and image attachments in notes.
  • Tracking of attachment viewing and editing: temp files are automatically removed, warning upon opening attachments from encrypted notebooks.
  • Synchronization of attachments (100MB limit)
  • Added used server space indicator to the File/Synchronization window.

Fixes:

  • Editor: links to files in note text didn’t always open
  • Wrong tag counts after batch tagging
  • Simplenote sync: fixed possible creation of note duplicates
  • Wrong tag counts after renaming hierarchical tags
  • Wrong notes list state after deleting the last note having selected tag
  • Notebook encryption: CN prompted for a password on manual note saving
  • Fixed possible crash after waking up from sleep
  • Fixed possible crash when quickly closing the editor after manual save
  • Clipping: note is not tagged with active tags if current section is not inbox
  • Notes list: wrong tab distance rendering
  • Tray icon was not recreated after Explorer restart if CN was started minimized
  • Recycle bin: note preview didn’t render formatting
  • Regression: F3 search in editor didn’t work for multi-term searches
  • Reduce painting flicker on startup

Download CintaNotes 3.0 (7.52 MB)
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Version 2.9.3

Enhancements:

  • Notes list: added option to completely hide tags (in “Options/Notes List”)
  • Added “Options/Search/Start New Search on Ctrl+F” option
  • Added “Options/Search/Multi-step reset on Esc” option
  • Store path to the PDF file in the Link field when clipping from Adobe Reader (works only for PDF files opened by double-clicking)

Fixes:

  • Editor: numbered list lost on copy paste when text font is large
  • Editor: crash when trying to delete a note which was deleted from the notes list
  • Search: auto moving window doesn’t work correctly in Win XP and Win 7 with Classic theme
  • Links to PDF files were not extracted when clipping from Adobe Reader 11
  • Editor: pasted text was highlighted if system had non-white background
  • Editor: whole lines could be trimmed on save
  • Fixed possible crash upon program exit
  • Untagged count was not updated after deleting tag using tag’s context menu

Download CintaNotes 2.9.3 (7.31 MB)
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Version 2.9.2

Enhancements:

  • Clipping: getting link to source file from the source application command line
  • Clipping: save path to source file in the Link field when clipping from Wordpad
  • Clipping: save path to source file in the Link field when clipping from Libre Office

Fixes:

  • Exception when exiting the program with unsaved editor and main window in tray
  • CN appeared on taskbar after session unlock even when minimized to tray
  • “File/Password protection” menu item didn’t hide when the “ui.profeatures.hide” option was active
  • About dialog: make end year in copyright message auto updated
  • Junk log files could appear with message about OpenClipboard failure
  • Improved debug logging: always write program version into the log

Download CintaNotes 2.9.2 (7.32 MB)
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Version 2.9.1

Enhancements:

  • Automatic file link tracking. Now file links continue to work even after you move file to another folder, or rename them

    Note: This works only within a single disk volume and is implemented via creating Windows shortcuts in the “cache\filelinks” subdirectory. This feature can be turned off by the “editor.links.filelinktracking.enabled” option in cintanotes.settings

Fixes:

  • Fixed crash upon startup with error about SessionNotifier when Terminal Services are disabled
  • Fixed crash after printing a note from the editor and closing it
  • Notes list: wrong search highlight of matches in date/time fields
  • Search doesn’t treat German umlauts as different from same letters without umlauts
  • Notebook encryption: password dialog displayed after notebook reload
  • Simplenote sync: disappearing angle bracket
  • Middle-click tagging reverted when an already opened note is saved
  • Editor: links not recognized after cut and undo
  • Non-white background was treated as highlight

Download CintaNotes 2.9.1 (7.18 MB)
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Version 2.9

Features:

  • Notebook encryption and password protection: New menu item “File/Password protection”.
  • Option to lock notebook and minimize to tray after timeout
  • Option to autolock notebook after minimizing to tray

Enhancements:

  • Import dialog: add “Allow duplicates” checkbox
  • Editor: ability to hide inline labels (“editor.inlinehints.enabled” in cintanotes.settings)
  • Editor: F5 to insert current date (insert timestamp shortcut changed to Ctrl+F5)
  • Editor: links now support running programs with command line parameters
  • Editor: automatically URL-encode links and add http:// to links without protocol
  • Add DB locking mode setting to the settings file (“sqlite.pragma.locking_mode”), and change default locking mode to “EXCLUSIVE”
  • XML Export: drop support of exporting to old XML format
  • Indicate in File menu when password protection or synchronization are active for the current notebook

Fixes:

  • NoteProperties: Error in seconds when editing dates in notes
  • Licensing: replacing existing license by clipped license data didn’t work correctly
  • Find and replace: the hint “find reached the starting point of the search” didn’t auto-hide
  • Editor: wrong behavior when pressing Del on the empty last line of a bullet list
  • Editor: Link field could grow too large
  • Moving notes to other sections via Shift+F6 didn’t update modified date
  • Fix links watchdog false signal
  • Fix wrong tag autocomplete positioning when taskbar is on the right side

Download CintaNotes 2.9 (7.33 MB)
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Version 2.8.6

Enhancements:

  • Note properties: add ability to edit seconds
  • Editor: double Ctrl+Home(End) in remarks field should focus note text and go to start(end).

Fixes:

  • Window position not always restored correctly after restart
  • Editor: internal note links can get corrupt
  • Editor: on some computers note links are not copied when pasting notes as RTF
  • Editor: ampersand (&) and apostrophe (‘) are not recognized as part of URL
  • Editor: link editor doesn’t resize after pressing enter
  • Editor: removing list style should convert vertical tabs to CRLFs
  • Editor: link field should be trimmed on exiting the edit mode
  • Editor: Alt+Shift+U(F) produce ding sound
  • Editor: add links watchdog to report link corruption
  • Editor: note title is not right-trimmed on save when editor line trimming is on
  • Search: search string becomes lower case after program restart
  • Simplenote sync: recycle bin issues
  • Simplenote sync: CN resets SN note’s “Pinned to top” status
  • Simplenote sync: crash on downloading note containing special chars
  • Simplenote sync: infinite uploading
  • Error when closing CN while editor with a changed note is open
  • Synchronization dialog: not possible to delete login credentials
  • Synchronization dialog: initial focus missing
  • License: trailing blanks in the “Registration Name and Email” field prevent registration
  • Export: “Selected” is not disabled even if the active section is empty

Download CintaNotes 2.8.6 (6.80 MB)
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Version 2.8.5

Enhancements:

  • Editor: replaced “Tags”, “Link” and “Remarks” labels with icons
  • Added new Options/Editor/Word Wrap option
  • Editor: made Ctrl+Del delete note confirmation optional
  • Simplenote sync: if synchronization was activated, start syncing immediately after closing the Synchronization dialog
  • Internal code improvements

Fixes:

  • Simplenote sync: fixed moving remote notes to recycle bin bug
  • Simplenote sync: don’t request tag index twice
  • Wrong backup path used when CintaNotes is in Program Files subfolder
  • Remove unnecessary notebook reload after import

Download CintaNotes 2.8.5 (6.93 MB)
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Version 2.8.4

Enhancements:

  • Added option to control RTF clipping: “clipping.format.rtf.enabled”. Set it to 0 if you’re having issues when clipping from Internet Explorer or Microsoft Word.

Fixes:

  • RTL: Fixed remaining wrong bracket direction issues
  • Notes list: A tag name with a ‘&’ will not be displayed correctly
  • Tag drop down is cut off on monitor border
  • Section “Inbox” status can’t be cleared when notebook has only one section
  • Possible “LogicException” error after deleting section
  • Simplenote sync: tag deletion or renaming is not uploaded to server
  • Editor: always focus note body when there are search hits
  • Don’t replicate Program Files sub-folder structure in %APPDATA%

Download CintaNotes 2.8.4 (7.23 MB)
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Version 2.8.2

Enhancements:

  • Better right-to-left languages support with the new settings “app.mainframe.rtlenabled” and “app.mainframe.userightalignbydefault “
  • Search history: auto add search terms to history after a short timeout
  • Editor: note link tooltips should stay long enough to read note text
  • Don’t run backup and sync for notebooks located in the backup folder

Fixes:

  • Editor: paragraph text formatting hotkeys don’t change current formatting state
  • Tag sidebar: Untagged count was not updated after moving notes to other section
  • Search history: Back and forward buttons flickered when pressed

Download CintaNotes 2.8.2 (7.17 MB)
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Version 2.8.1

Enhancements:

  • Search history: Current state always displayed in the history menu

Fixes:

  • Tag sidebar: wrong tag count display
  • Notes list: Paragraph formatting was not immediately updated in note preview after edit
  • Search history: Unwanted states got inserted into history
  • Simplenote sync: in some cases tags could get deleted on upload
  • Notebook title appeared in lowercase after closing another notebook
  • Tag suggestion list was unsorted
  • Deleting a section didn’t move its notes to the Recycle Bin

Download CintaNotes 2.8.1 (7.10 MB)
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Version 2.8

Features:

  • Search history: forward and backward navigation on the search bar
  • Search history menu on right click on back and forward buttons
  • Add option Tags/Autodeleted by default

Enhancements:

  • Improved notebook loading and switching performance
  • Improved section switching performance
  • Improved notes list scrolling performance
  • Improved tag renaming, splitting and merging performance
  • Improved import performance
  • Don’t reset filter to keep just edited note visible by default (will affect new installations only)
  • Tag sidebar: tags font is now configurable with “app.mainframe.tagsidebar.font” settings file option
  • Recycle bin: upon restoring notes, create sections if necessary

Fixes:

  • Editor: fixed outstanding stateful text formatting issues
  • Tag sidebar: scrolling should stop when mouse button is released
  • Editor: “Insert Link” command is disabled when selected text is wrapped
  • Editor: vertical tabs are treated as paragraph separators
  • Editor: inconsistent behavior of some text formatting shortcuts
  • Fix possible crash on import
  • Notebook file name in app title turns to lower case
  • Tab scrolling sometimes can freeze
  • Simplenote sync: fix many causes for crashes and hangs

Download CintaNotes 2.8 (6.93 MB)
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Version 2.7.2

Enhancements:

  • Tag sidebar: tooltips with full tag name when tag name doesn’t fit
  • Editor: make editor’s icon different from main window icon
  • Notes list: Change of sorting should keep selection
  • Editor: make text formatting shortcuts stateful
  • Editor: Enter in the title should move focus to the note’s text
  • Editor: add “Indent/Outdent” context menu options
  • Editor: don’t create empty notes even when OK pressed
  • Change shortcuts for moving sections to Ctrl+Shift+Alt+Left/Right

Fixes:

  • “No internet connection” error on some configurations
  • Possible startup error “SystemMenu::insertItem failed”
  • Editor: pasting into list item error
  • Editor: Undo could skip events
  • Licensing: “License expired” when license.key file is not writable
  • Simplenote sync: notes deleted in other clients weren’t moved to trash
  • Simplenote sync: possible inability to successfully finish sync

Download CintaNotes 2.7.2 (5.47 MB)
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Version 2.7.1

Enhancements:

  • New option: “Options/Startup/Notify when Activating Existing Instance”
  • Editor: improved pasting into lists New setting “editor.lists.paste.alwaysintoitem” and new command “Paste Into List Item”
  • Simplenote sync: improve syncing down of notes w/o #section tag
  • Anti-feature bloat: removed unnecessary options “Editor/Text Formatting” and “Editor/Auto-Indent”

Fixes:

  • Editor: removing bullet list style didn’t work correctly for multiline paragraphs
  • Editor: entering CJK symbols with Microsoft IME corrupted links
  • Editor/Replace: “Replace All” button worked as simple “Replace” when activated with Enter key
  • Clipping: whitespace trimming could in some cases corrupt newlines
  • Command line interface: Opening notebook didn’t work when path contained quotes, spaces or national symbols
  • Simplenote sync: in some cases sync could’t finish always try to update same notes
  • Message boxes could appear on the wrong screen with a dual screen setup
  • Fixed wrong UI labels when “lang” directory is missing

Download CintaNotes 2.7.1 (5.50 MB)
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Version 2.7

Features:

  • Note printing
  • Right and center paragraph alignment support

Enhancements:

  • Add “Always display full tag names” to notes list options
  • Editor: Add shortcuts for applying formatting to current paragraph (Ctrl+Shift+B, Ctrl+Shift+I, etc.)
  • Translatable keyboard shortcuts
  • Added screenshots to help
  • Added “All files” option to File/Open and File/Import
  • Tag sidebar: right click doesn’t change tag selection anymore
  • Editor/Search: focus and select all text in the search box on Ctrl+F

Fixes:

  • Notes list: Strikeout and underlined text problem
  • Crash on pressing Ctrl+F12 in opened note
  • Editor: Ctrl+Bksp in lists eats vertical tab
  • Tag hint window positioning error with multiple screens
  • Editor: lost bullet while copy & pasting of bullet list
  • Editor: pasting text from PuTTy didn’t work for some users
  • License dialog: license delete hint is cut in German UI
  • Dialogs positioning error with multiple screens
  • Note properties dialog: wrong statistics for unsaved notes
  • Tag autocomplete not displayed when searching in “Any text field”
  • Editor: BkSp+Undo+BkSp corrupts links
  • Editor: error when clicking a link to a file with CJK characters in name

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Version 2.6.1

Enhancements:

  • Make search string always shared between sections
  • Double click to select all sections
  • Middle click to change inbox section
  • Pasted notes now go into their original section if it is currently active
  • Search string like “-tag” now works for negating tags from the search box

Fixes:

  • Import error on non-lowercase file extension
  • Editor: Crash after selecting all text and trying to “Find previous”
  • Editor: Single lines were copied with bullet markers
  • Editor: Numbered lists were copied to notepad with wrong counting
  • Editor: Ctrl+C in Link field was not always working
  • Editor: Empty line added via Shift+Enter doesn’t end bulleted and numbered lists
  • Delete note confirmation message dialog could get extremely wide
  • Tag list filter setting was reset on notebook switching
  • (Regression) Search: Negated words in search were not working
  • Notes list: Multiple Ctrl+BkSp lead to a crash
  • Fixed possible crash on start when default notebook needs to be upgraded

Download CintaNotes 2.6.1 (4.44 MB)
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Version 2.6

Features:

  • Editor: Search and replace inside of note edit dialog
  • Notes list: double click in empty area to add new note

Enhancements:

  • Export: provide default filename
  • Export: reduce UI clutter, remove unnecessary groupboxes
  • Editor: add “Properties…” to context menu
  • Focused note and note selection for each section are now remembered on program restart
  • Option to hide “All” button on section bar, with it being hidden by default
  • Tag sidebar: tag list filtering settings are now remembered on restart
  • License dialog: Replace “Buy” button with “Renew” when license is present
  • Notes list: Make selected and unselected notes more distinguishable
  • Notes list: Try to keep scroll position and focused note on tag filter change

Fixes:

  • Simplenote sync: search filter is reset after sync (regression)
  • Editor: don’t apply list markers to empty lines
  • Editor: shortened URLs not entirely visible in the Link field
  • Recycle Bin: crash after mouse click when list is empty
  • Editor: “mailto:” links diplayed incorrectly
  • Buttons remain hover-highlighted even after mouse leave
  • Section-related error when clipping with “display in editor” turned on
  • “Replace tags” command changes current tag selection
  • Export: Error while exporting to old XML format
  • Simplenote sync: creation date is killed when synced after FlickNote
  • Alt+Shift+C shouldn’t activate menu mnemonics
  • Editor: link formatting becomes corrupted after undoing Shift+Enter
  • Editor: control focus is lost after Alt+Tab

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Version 2.5.2

Enhancements:

  • Editor: Ctrl+Home/End in any field except Remarks to go to text start and end
  • Make Alt+F+number work regardless of keyboard layout

Fixes:

  • Notes list: Incorrect rendering of a clipped numbered list
  • Notes list: Jumping numbers in numbered lists
  • Clipping: Numbers could disappear from numbered lists on clipping
  • Options/Hot keys: edit field background was not white
  • Export: Errors during export lead to program crash
  • Export: Exporting tags only to text file lead to program crash
  • Search: Tags with capital letters were not highlighted in note previews
  • Tune settings to help prevent “database disk image is malformed” error

Download CintaNotes 2.5.2 (2.86 MB)
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Version 2.5.1

Enhancements:

  • Added F2 as a shortcut for “Edit” command.
  • Improved tray icon click behavior
  • Bring CN window to foreground if CN window is obscured by other windows.
  • Editor: edit link immediately on Alt+L.

Fixes:

  • Editor: Alt+NumPad character input not working properly.
  • Editor: exception when undoing bullet list edit.
  • Editor: random character at end of text.
  • Simplenote sync: CN could hang on exit
  • Simplenote sync: sync could hang.
  • Simplenote sync: CN used to reset SN’s Markdown flag.
  • Tag autocomplete could appear partly off-screen.
  • Edit window creeped to the right when taskbar was on left.
  • Backup didn’t start on time.
  • CN could hang on startup while fixing DB integrity errors.

Download CintaNotes 2.5.1 (2.84 MB)
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Version 2.5

Features:

  • “Remarks” field
    Notes now have a new field “Remarks”, intended to collect additional data on what is written in the main note body (which quite often is clipped from somewhere)
  • Note export: ability to choose which fields should be exported

Enhancements:

  • XML import now supports XML files with UTF-8 encoding
  • Upgraded internal DB engine to SQLite 3.8.1
  • Notes list: Clickable link icons in note preview
  • Notes list: Improved display of long hierarchical tags Now only the last part of the tag name is displayed by default, the full name is displayed in a tooltip when you hover the mouse over the tag.
  • Tag deletion: provide option to also delete notes with selected tags
  • New option in internet connection setting: “Use system proxy settings”
  • Notes list: always scroll to the top of the list on new search.
  • Added option to clear filters on starting new search: “filters.reset.onnewsearch.enabled”.
  • Option to turn off many confirmation messages, implemented as “Don’t ask again” checkboxes.
  • Added shortcuts to “File” menu commands: New (Ctrl+E), Open (Ctrl+O), Save As (Ctrl+S), Close (Ctrl+W).

Fixes:

  • Crash on linking notes
  • Crash on trying to edit a certain note
  • Intranet URLs were not recognized
  • Program failed to respond to rapid mousewheel events
  • Simplenote sync: constant “not completed, try later” when moving remote note to recycle bin
  • Simplenote sync: deleted synced section appeared again after sync
  • Simplenote sync: synchronization could constantly fail
  • Sorting order could be lost for main section
  • Text and paragraph formats could get corrupted on merging notes
  • Unable to import XML with more than 3 sections even when “Import sections” was unchecked

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Version 2.4

Features

  • Enhanced hyperlink support in notes

    Now it is possible to turn any text into a hyperlink targeting either an arbitrary URL, a file, or another note.
  • Note properties: display character and word counts

Enhancements

  • Editor: change title from “Edit ‘Smth'” to “Smth (Edit)”
  • Simplenote sync: prevention of duplicates when syncing an exported notebook

Fixes

  • Simplenote sync: notes containing %25 synced with errors
  • Recycle bin: note with paraformats can’t be opened
  • Esc key handling: immediate minimize and non-multistep reset fail when search box has focus
  • Editor: When no text is selected, text formatting shortcuts now toggle formatting for current word only and not whole paragraph
  • Editor: Fixed a numbered list formatting error
  • Editor: Fixed indents being reset on applying list format
  • HTML export: links without protocol prefix didn’t work
  • CN could crash on changing notebooks via File menu
  • In some cases a “License Expired” message could be shown on valid license.
  • Tags not assigned to any note were not imported.

Download CintaNotes 2.4 (3.03 MB)
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