Version 4 – Changes in detail

Here is a list of all detailed changes of the last program versions.

2024/04 – Version 4.06

  • “Show all profile pictures” dialog: with 4th and 5th mouse button (= browser forward/back) to the last/next profile picture
  • Input dialog: with 4th and 5th mouse button (= browser forward/back) to the last/next person
  • Navigator: with 4th and 5th mouse button (= browser forward/back) to the last/next person
  • Plausibility check: Check persons for empty godparents and witnesses
  • CORRECTION: Pedigree: in certain configurations, duplication of partners was avoided, resulting in crossing child lines
  • CORRECTION: Books: Abort without result if there were “empty” godparents/witnesses (references to non-existent persons)
  • CORRECTION: Books: Image text/date was missing for copied images
  • CORRECTION: Books: Source index and source references now also contain the source details
  • CORRECTION: Books: avoid unnecessary line breaks in sources and notes
  • CORRECTION: Books: date of birth/death appeared in indexes despite the “confidential” indicator
  • CORRECTION: Books: persons marked as confidential by name appeared in directories
  • CORRECTION: Event list: Sorting was mixed up by month
  • CORRECTION: Extras/Options… Print/List/Book(data) option “Italics …” was not saved permanently
  • CORRECTION: Family sheet: Family graphic was not always displayed
  • CORRECTION: Family book/Personal sheet/Family sheet: there was sometimes a line break between the source and the associated quotation
  • CORRECTION: Family book: the witnesses were missing for partnerships
  • CORRECTION: Family book: the last place was missing in the filter selection for places
  • CORRECTION: Filter selection dialog: when deleting the filter term, the first term in the list was sometimes missing
  • CORRECTION: Filter selection dialog: the number displayed below now refers to the filtered terms
  • CORRECTION: List of family facts: sometimes thousand points were missing in the numbers
  • CORRECTION: Navigator: right mouse click in the free area still showed the function “Add to watchlist” in the context menu
  • CORRECTION: Place list (with events): the events were sometimes shown several times for incorrect places
  • CORRECTION: Place family book: too many people were filtered out (if the mother of a person had no place details but the father had place details)
  • CORRECTION: Place family book: place pictures from place administration not found were not displayed – possibly not the whole place
  • CORRECTION: Person sheet/family sheet/books: the contact details were missing for the place of residence
  • CORRECTION: Person sheet/family sheet: “Creator” and “Name” options were not adopted
  • CORRECTION: Person sheet: Parents and siblings were missing
  • CORRECTION: Person sheet: Godparents were displayed twice if date/place was missing
  • CORRECTION: Person sheet: source details (page, link, date) were missing for partnership events
  • CORRECTION: Plausi: BAPL (=Mormon baptism) no longer treated as baptism – can also take place after death
  • CORRECTION: Save a list/table as an ancestor file: Godparents/witnesses with references to persons not to be saved are now removed
  • CORRECTION: Family tree: in certain constellations, an intended “double” partner has been removed
  • CORRECTION: “Common ancestor” table: without siblings, several siblings were still shown (because several connection paths)
  • CORRECTION: Ancestor/descendant book: Occupations with date did not appear in the occupational directory
  • CORRECTION: Ancestor/descendant book: with consecutive numbering: no thousand separators in personal references
  • CORRECTION: Ancestor/descendant book: docx opened in Word: Alt+A / F9: two-column name index was doubled
  • CORRECTION: Ancestor book: for siblings as probands, omit the married name in the book title if necessary

 

2024/03 – Version 4.05

  • CORRECTION: Input dialog: 2024 dates were not handled correctly
  • CORRECTION: Recognition of the date format further optimized
  • CORRECTION: Person sheet: some of the sources were missing
  • OPTIMIZED: Input dialog: in the “Identification number” event, the message that “Type” is missing only appears if a value has been entered

 

2024/03 – Version 4.04

  • NEW: Books: “Profile pictures square” option for profile pictures – if deselected, display in original aspect ratio
  • CORRECTION: Address management: Changes to an address, changed address of the first person when reopening the dialog
  • CORRECTION: Books: Image titles were not found or displayed in certain cases
  • CORRECTION: Input dialog: in Sources->Notes from an Ages! GEDCOM were shown as note link (@Nxx@)
  • CORRECTION: Family book: Sorting “alphabetically, then chronologically” still resulted in duplicate persons
  • CORRECTION: Place list: option “Place details from place administration” was missing short name, region and country
  • CORRECTION: Portable version: license data was not applied on first start
  • CORRECTION: Panels: the option to show the creator in the footer was not saved when exiting the program
  • CORRECTION: Ancestor book: Place/date of the wedding date of additional partners was duplicated
  • CORRECTION: not all file-related functions were prepared for Unicode file names
  • CORRECTION: after copying a source in the input dialog, it was shown without left navigation when calling the source management
  • OPTIMIZED: input dialog: switch to partner, then add profile picture did not show a new picture in the navigator
  • OPTIMIZED: Navigator: Generation arrows are now enlarged with higher screen scaling
  • OPTIMIZED: Navigator: Tooltip shows the total number of children of a person again (not the one with the displayed partner)

 

2024/03 – Version 4.03

  • CORRECTION: Books: Media of confidential events are no longer displayed
  • CORRECTION: Correct data: Remove spaces: Data in the “Administrations” were not taken into account
  • CORRECTION: Input dialog: Prio colors were incorrect in the table
  • CORRECTION: Input dialog: deleting a task resulted in a protection violation
  • CORRECTION: Input dialog: new siblings with unknown gender were incorrectly added as male
  • CORRECTION: Input dialog: text entered under General/Sources/Text was not saved when closing the dialog
  • CORRECTION: Family book: Name filter and sorting “alphabetically, then chronologically” duplicated oldest person several times
  • CORRECTION: Internet search: “Search in progress”/”New finds” are displayed with incorrect symbols in the toolbar
  • CORRECTION: Location management: a protection violation could occur when merging two locations
  • CORRECTION: Fixed problems with recognizing the correct date format of an ancestor file
  • CORRECTION: Statistics: the line “x of y …” at the bottom left was not shown
  • CORRECTION: Search (& Replace): could lead to an error message with option “whole words only”
  • CORRECTION: Ancestor/descendant book: not all sources were listed in the list of sources (if “Hide atypical options for local family book” was active)
  • CORRECTION: Ancestor book: notes/source text appeared again for duplicate persons
  • CORRECTION: Ancestor book: incorrect display in ancestor complex
  • Books: in directories, sort titles in personal names further back (previously: title=Dr.med. led to sorting at D)
  • Input dialog and more: Enlarge image preview in the dialogs according to the scaling
  • Navigator: Tooltip of a person shows the marriage date at the end again
  • Local family book: for each place a separate page with information from the local administration (i.e. page breaks)

 

2024/02 – Version 4.02

  • CORRECTION: Statistics: Saving in CSV format was incorrect
  • CORRECTION: Update routine corrected

 

2024/02 – Version 4.01

    • BUG FIXED: Windows 7/Vista: Edge error message is suppressed, download hint instead of map in the location manager
    • BUG FIXED: Books: Sorting of directories corrected – was incorrect for Austria/Switzerland
    • BUG FIXED: Options dialog: under “Print / Panels / Images” the options for “Image display” were missing
    • BUG FIXED: Address management: Protection violation when deleting an address
    • BUG FIXED: Insert image: Comments were not read correctly from JPEG files
    • Book: copied images appeared in the book despite content category “ignore”
    • Book: Images in the “Document” content category are now also excluded from books
    • Book: the event “Retirement” is now called “Cause” instead of “Cause of death”
    • Ancestor/descendant book: sources/notes were missing for birth and baptism
    • Books: Hide user-defined ID in general – then hide it behind the surname if required
    • Books: Hide indicators behind names on title page and for children

 

2024/02 – Version 4.0

    • NEW: Edit/Correct data (= adjust): Remove HTML code from notes
    • NEW: Edit/Correct data (= adjust): Display log at the end
    • NEW: User interface: razor-sharp even at high DPI resolution (higher scaling factor)
    • NEW: User interface: tabs are highlighted more strongly in all dialogs (can be optionally switched off)
    • NEW: Book printing: Family book (including local family book)
    • NEW: Book printing: Descendant book
    • NEW: Book printing: Ancestor book
    • NEW: File/Properties: new input fields: Phone, E-Mail, Note, Copyright (remains in .ahn, .ged)
    • NEW: Input dialog: Addresses can be copied to other events and persons
    • NEW: Input dialog: Internet addresses in notes/sources are clickable
    • NEW: Input dialog: new image content category “Ignore” to suppress them in outputs
    • NEW: Lists: Family sheet with pictures
    • NEW: Lists: Person sheet with pictures
    • NEW: Watchlist (toolbar, “Edit / Watchlist…”)
    • NEW: Watchlist: Make watch list also available for selection in boards
    • NEW: Watchlist: Save watchlist in the .ahn file and load it again
    • NEW: Watchlist: Add persons to watchlist (input dialog, plausibility check, island dialog)
    • NEW: Options/Name display: new option “Surname in capital letters”
    • NEW: Location management: Display of the location on an integrated map
    • NEW: Location management: Determination of location coordinates
    • NEW: Location management: new data fields: Short name, state/region, country
    • NEW: Check partner status (married/unmarried – “Extras / Partner status…”)
    • NEW: Status of the progress bar is also shown in the taskbar (next to the program icon)
    • NEW: Opening of files with Unicode characters possible (ancestor files, GEDCOMs, images)
    • OPTIMIZED: List of recently opened files (welcome dialog, under main menu “File”) extended from 5 to 10
    • OPTIMIZED: Lists: List selection better structured
    • OPTIMIZED: Log: Save and copy icons (instead of save button)
    • OPTIMIZED: Panels: Panel selection better structured
    • OPTIMIZATION: Go-to dialog is no longer rebuilt as often (speed-optimized for large families)
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