You are here: Home » Products » Synchrotron » Changelog

Synchrotron

Changelog

2.1.1

  • ADDED: Support for higher DPI settings added
  • ADDED: Estimate time needed to complete synchronisation
  • ADDED: Sort filenames logically like Windows XP or later
  • ADDED: New assumption "identical"
  • ADDED: Failed projects and items are marked red
  • ADDED: Mark files contained in ignored folders ignored also
  • ADDED: List views use explorer style in Windows Vista and later
  • ADDED: Edit dialog shows cue texts for required fields
  • ADDED: Option to switch off project grouping
  • ADDED: Option to disable new folder selection mode
  • ADDED: Pressing Escape deselects all projects or items
  • ADDED: Projects and files list sort mode will be saved
  • ADDED: New icons for information panel
  • ADDED: Wait cursor for lengthy file list updates
  • ADDED: Bad support for searching items by typing its name
  • CHANGED: Information panel uses a different drawing method that should work
  • CHANGED: Partial synchronisations count as errors
  • CHANGED: Dialogs updated to support default system fonts
  • CHANGED: Command links use system text renderer also
  • CHANGED: File list entries are referred to as items now
  • CHANGED: Some internal stuff reworked, nothing fancy
  • CHANGED: Some message dialogs have their error or warning icon removed
  • CHANGED: Language changes are delayed until after the options dialog closed
  • CHANGED: Properties display separate files and folder count, instead of just items
  • CHANGED: Check if target files are writable before trying to resume
  • CHANGED: Selecting large amounts of items is much faster now
  • FIXED: Aborting saving projects will no longer damage their history
  • FIXED: Mirroring will now correctly restore deleted files
  • FIXED: Renaming local and network files won't show error if access denied
  • FIXED: Marked items won't count as suppressed item anymore
  • FIXED: Edit dialog won't hide the main window anymore
  • FIXED: Credential dialog can't hide behind main window anymore
  • FIXED: Options dialog tab order fixed
  • FIXED: Auto Reload checkbox will be correctly disabled or enabled on startup
  • FIXED: Don't show properties if project could not be read successfully
  • FIXED: Don't show properties if no items are selected when pressing Alt+Enter
  • FIXED: File list sorting is faster, keeps its selection and focus
  • FIXED: Project list won't flicker while sorting
  • FIXED: The context menu will show up on a better location when using the keyboard
  • FIXED: Detect access denied folders and display specific warning

2.1

  • ADDED: File actions for all synchronisation modes can be previewed now
  • ADDED: Option to automatically watch for changes made to files and folders
  • ADDED: Option to automatically reload detected changes to the files list
  • ADDED: New View menu to change file list options more quickly
  • CHANGED: User interface for starting a synchronisation reworked completely
  • CHANGED: Wording for file action now accounts for mirroring operations
  • CHANGED: Light version has no functional restrictions until end of August
  • CHANGED: Added suppressed file option to help file and updated reparse points
  • CHANGED: Sorting by date now accounts for deleted files
  • FIXED: Low Disk Space dialog translated to English
  • FIXED: Corrected error in Problematic Synchronisations dialog
  • FIXED: Link in Problematic Synchronisation dialog is now localisable
  • FIXED: About dialog won't hide the main window any longer
  • FIXED: Error dialog might show up when aborting synchronisation while sorting entries

2.0.3

  • ADDED: New mode dialog, displaying a list of file actions
  • ADDED: New option to ignore reparse points in folders
  • ADDED: New look for Windows XP blue luna theme
  • ADDED: New look for Windows Vista default theme
  • CHANGED: Used same graphic functions to draw fonts as Windows does
  • CHANGED: Reparse points are accepted by default now
  • CHANGED: Delete context menu caption reflects write-protection settings
  • CHANGED: Internal data handling reworked. Boring.
  • CHANGED: Some dialogs won't behave strangely when closing
  • CHANGED: Hide inappropriate labels in properties dialog
  • CHANGED: Creating two projects with same name is prohibited now
  • FIXED: Refresh user interface when user settings change
  • FIXED: English language menus use title case everywhere
  • FIXED: Deleted folders will be restored and contents copied instead of being ignored

2.0.2

  • ADDED: New dialog "Registration" lets you view your registration name and key
  • ADDED: Folder sizes are now respected and count among space requirements
  • ADDED: Total synchronisation progress displayed in progress dialog
  • ADDED: Assumption, the file has already been copied in context menu
  • ADDED: Assumption, the file has never existed in context menu
  • ADDED: Confirmation dialog displayed when deleting items immediately
  • ADDED: Description of modes is displayed as tooltip for Windows 2000 and earlier
  • ADDED: Exclude lists can re-include entries by prepending an exclamation mark
  • CHANGED: Folder names are now worded One and Two instead of numbered 1 and 2
  • CHANGED: Some wordings of labels and error messages changed
  • CHANGED: Display last synchronisation date in info panel, too
  • CHANGED: Command links in error dialogs now display a bullet image
  • CHANGED: Accessing folders now differs between access denial and undefined errors
  • CHANGED: Help menu allways brings up the help files welcome page
  • CHANGED: File selection is removed when listing other projects files
  • CHANGED: Registration dialog is no longer resizable
  • CHANGED: Appearance of tool tips optimised for Windows Vista
  • CHANGED: Current history is saved even in case of aborting synchronisation
  • CHANGED: Removed ability to delete a project from files list for clarity
  • CHANGED: Files to be deleted now count as affected entries
  • CHANGED: Users font smoothing settings are now respected in tool tips
  • CHANGED: Many other minor optical and functional changes
  • CHANGED: Added the ability to run Synchrotron after setup completed
  • FIXED: Folder access text error dialogs where not localized properly
  • FIXED: Last synch date column is refreshed when changing language also
  • FIXED: Deleted folders will be restored and contents copied instead of being ignored
  • FIXED: FTP folders use longer timeout interval and won't fail that often at first
  • FIXED: Read only files will not cause abortion of synchronisation
  • FIXED: Sizing problem in modes dialog corrected
  • FIXED: Reparse points are ignored completely at the moment
  • FIXED: Progress bar value changed will no longer animate in Windows Vista
  • FIXED: Last window size of main window will now be saved correctly
  • FIXED: Controls tab order in options dialog corrected
  • FIXED: Display and drawing errors with faulty drivers under Windows 98

2.0.1

  • ADDED: English version finally available
  • ADDED: New option to show files that are suppressed due to write-protection
  • ADDED: Lists can now be sorted by clicking the header
  • CHANGED: New sorting algorithm fixed rare unintuitive entry order
  • CHANGED: Lists resized to extend to window borders
  • CHANGED: Completely reworked error correction in edit dialog
  • CHANGED: FTP folders last modified date is more accurate
  • CHANGED: Temporary files won't be included anymore
  • CHANGED: Properties from context menu account for selected files only
  • CHANGED: Reworked application icon adds support for Windows Vista
  • CHANGED: The setup process removes outdated files of earlier versions
  • CHANGED: Reworked setup image based on new application icon
  • CHANGED: Many small changes to internal stuff
  • FIXED: Modi dialog uses articles correctly in description texts
  • FIXED: Tab order in about dialog corrected
  • FIXED: Localised Synch dropdown menu in toolbar
  • FIXED: Stopping cancellation in process dialog won't cause an instant abort
  • FIXED: Language detection skips and proceeds on invalid ressource folders
  • FIXED: Registering removes all signs of Light version immediately
  • REMOVED: Removed large unused image from about dialog

2.0

Fully new version having uncountable improvements and changes.

  • FTP uploader included
  • Windows compliant user interface
  • Context menu for files
  • Folders can be mirrored

1.2.1

  • CHANGED: Edit dialog buttons moved a little. Whooza!
  • CHANGED: Setup is now aware of Windows Vista
  • CHANGED: Minor update of help file graphics

1.2

  • ADDED: Setting to change language added to Options menu
  • ADDED: Display status when trying to access folders
  • CHANGED: Startup language defaults to German
  • FIXED: Synchronisations can't be deleted in detail view anymore
  • FIXED: Task panel display problems with no selection solved

1.1

  • ADDED: Mark files red that have not been copied
  • ADDED: Save last window position and fullscreen mode
  • CHANGED: Indicate if files are already identical
  • CHANGED: Indicate if process has completed with errors
  • FIXED: Hidden system files were always detected as 'not copied'
  • FIXED: Bogus detection of DST on FAT drives corrected

1.0

  • Initial release