New in build 3.3.0

Build: 2527 to 2606

Improvements in this version:

* 2606 (Windows): Photo Supreme works with Google Maps again
* 2604: Photo Supreme now emails over SMTP using TLS (when required/applicable)
* 2603: Implements the new Flickr authentication model so you can upload to Flickr again from within Photo Supreme
* 2601: Fixed an issue with remapping a folder to a physical folder on PostgreSQL
* 2600: Improved import from Aperture and iPhoto
* 2599: Added https support for SmugMug
* 2582: Added improved support for lens info as recorded in Panasonic and Leica RAW files (use Metadata->Convert to XMP to read for existing images in the Catalog)
* 2582: When using the “Compile” button in a script for a rename rule then it will now recognize more objects
* 2570: Favorites in GEO Panel are now sorted by name
* 2570: The changed API URL for GeoNames is now supported (you should get CountryCodes again when using reverse lookup)
* 2558: In the Server Edition you can now manually lock the user interface from the Windows menu
* 2558: Renaming a Portfolio Collection will now put the images out-of-sync
* 2558: There’s now an option to create a completely new and empty Detail Profile in the Image Details
* 2558: The Scripter will default it’s open and save dialogs to the last visited folder
* 2558: You can now hold down WinKey+Shift (Cmd+Shift on OSX) during startup to prevent tab reloading on startup
* Added native support for the Darwin Core Biodiversity XMP Data. Custom XMP schemas that were created with old IDimagerV4 or IDimagerV5 versions are no longer read.
* Editor Fields in the Image Details are now better distinguishable
* You can now delete entries for date fields in the Image Details
* Added support for .ppm and .pgm files
* Updated texts for some of the tips
* Added ability to select whether or not to use encryption on FTP transfers
* The Server Edition shows “live” changes made in other open copies of the software
* The Import Process’ performance has improved
* Improved search speed for the Search Bar
* The Server edition now works with a single set of preferences (you may need to recheck your preferences)
* Basic metadata is now processed for newer iPhone/iPad .MOV files
* Opening a set of images is now up to 20% faster on 64 bit systems
* When a “verify folder” leads to multiple imported folders then the last imported images will be shown in a single tab
* When selecting a GEO location from the Map for a Catalog Label, then there’s now a search option on top
* When synchronizing to Flickr then the leaf collection (containing images) will be created as an album and not as a collection+album
* In the Server Edition you can now configure the “Inactivity Lock Period”
* You can now merge a catalog label with another catalog label using drag/drop by holding down the Ctrl+Alt (Cmd+Alt) keyboard combination
* Share to ZenFolio is up again
* The Server Edition now stores the Creative Commons license details in the database to be shared with all users

Fixes in this version:

* 2605: When uploading to Flickr, Photo Supreme wouldn’t respect the settings as configured
* 2598: Fixed another issue with special characters that can be found in newer Leica and Panasonic models
* 2589: Fixed an issue with combining macro commands
* 2589: Fixed an error with vocabulary lookup popups failing in the Image Details for a modal panel (like in Image Details for a Catalog Label)
* 2582: Fixed an error message that could popup in Windows 10 after sending an email through MAPI
* 2582: Fixed an issue for interpreting special characters. This fixes a “Illegal character (0)” error for RAW files from some Leica or Panasonic models
* 2576: Leica DNG files wouldn’t show the correct resolution in the Info panel. Use “Convert Metadata to XMP” to get the updated resolution for images that are already in the Catalog.
* 2576: A monochrome TIF file with an additional alpha channel would lead to an all black thumb
* 2576: When opening the Creative Commons dialog for the second time, it could raise the exception “Cannot convert variant type” in the stand alone version
* 2570: Sometimes after a Import Single Files, the images would not synchronize afterwards
* 2570: Sometimes after a Verify Folder, the images would not synchronize afterwards
* 2564: Fixed an issue with reading large numbers of albums from SmugMug
* 2564: Fixed an issue with custom thumb lines displaying info from another thumb
* 2558: Fixed a visibility issue with reading structured XMP elements through the %xmp macro
* 2558: Fixed an issue on PostgreSQL with importing larger sets of images
* 2558: Fixed an issue in mapping catalog labels to structure fields in XMP
* 2558: Fixed an issue with restoring on PostgreSQL
* 2533: Fixed an issue with full screen display on Windows
* 2533: Fixed an issue with the Trial mechanism on OSX
* Fixed an issue with writing duplicate structure entries in XMP for a mapped catalog label to a structured element
* DNGs are displayed at correct resolution in the Image Viewer and Light Table
* Fixed an issue with a “jumping” cursor in the Smart Search Box
* Fixed an issue where sqlite generated an access violation under heavy load
* Fixed an issue with application hanging on startup in certain Mac configurations
* Fixed an issue that caused duplicate files to be uploaded to Flickr
* Fixed an issue that caused FTP uploads to fail on Mac
* Fixed an issue that could lead to the application freezing when importing images
* Improved and fixed handling for mapping catalog label names to XMP properties
* Fixed the display for numeric values in the Image Details panel
* When generating XMP for a versioned image, the PersonInImage and Event wasn’t written to XMP
* When adding a new image to a version set and the image already has Areas then those would be lost when added as a version
* Fixed an issue when deleting a versioned image from a version set then the areas were deleted also
* Fixed an issue where a Pre and/or Post Scripts in the Import Module wouldn’t start

New in build 3.2.0.2074/2075

Improvements in this version:

* Better: Added metadata support for some M4V files
* Better: Native DNG files from Leica models will now better display in the Viewer
* Long names in the Tab Sheets will now be right aligned instead of left aligned
* More robust uploading to Flickr
* Added support for Apple’s AAE sidecar file handling
* Reverse GEO Lookup will now show more info for imprecise GPS coordinates
* When a database needs to be upgraded then you will be prompted first
* Writing ICS is now ON by default for new installations
* The Server Edition now allows saving and loading Rename Rules from the Catalog (easier sharing with other users)
* Improved searching in the Catalog Structure (Ctrl+F) because now PSU will always search “containing” instead of a mixture between “beginning and if not then containing”
* Improved CMYK rendering

Fixes in this version:

* Fixed an issue with reading metadata from a Canon MP4 file
* Fixed an issue with displaying GMT date offsets in the calendar widget
* Fixed an issue when writing mapped catalog labels to XMP properties that are part of a structured array (e.g. IPTC Location mappings)
* Fixed an issue with handling parameters for %EventName macro command in the Import Module

New in build 3.2.0.2072/2073

Improvements in this version:

* 2073; Fixed an error message that could be raised during an Import session
* 2073; Fixed an issue with importing extended characters from a Lightroom database
* You can now use the GEO map in the details of a Catalog Label
* Scripting is a bit faster
* Fixed memory leaks in the Scripter Engine
* More accurate detection of image dimensions for NEF files
* Improved Bits Per Sample detection for NEF files
* Improved Bits Per Sample detection for CR2 files
* More accurate detection of image dimensions for ARW files
* Improved Bits Per Sample detection for ARW files
* Added support for Aftershot2 sidecar files
* Improved FFF file format support

Fixes in this version:

* Fixed an issue with restoring tabs to a last visited local hard drive folder on Windows
* Fixed an issue caused by a change at SmugMug that would cause a gallery to be created in the wrong Folder/Category
* Fixed an issue with reading portfolios from ICS to a empty catalog
* Added mappings to locationShown when using PSU’s location features like GEO tagging
* Fixed an issue with lockups during a large Lightroom catalog import
* Fixed an issue with lockups during a large Aperture catalog import

New in build 3.1.1.2068/2069/2070

Improvements in this version:

* 2070: Improved performance for the search box and label suggestions
* 2070: Improved support in FOLDERS when using a database with file references to MacOSX/POSIX file names on a Windows machine and visa versa
* 2069 fixes a critical issue in 2068. If you’re still running 2068 then please use Help->Check for Updates
* Times in GPS panel for GPX content are now displayed with its timezone
* When first installing the Server Edition you can select to either setup a new catalog or to connect to an existing catalog
* Improved animation effects on MacOSX
* Supports for the latest security changes made by Facebook
* Support for the latest security changes made by Google
* Fixed an issue with converting an old IDimager SQLServer database to Photo Supreme Server
* You can now Mark and Select by file extension in the Import Module
* In the Print Preview you can now opt to print file names under the images (Design button->More Settings…)

Fixes in this version:

* Fixed an issue with converting an old IDimager SQLServer database to Photo Supreme Server-SQLServer

New in build 3.1.0.2067

Improvements in this version:

* Lined up the PLUS XMP schema to the latest version
* Fixed some IPTCExt omissions
* Added more Canon and Panasonic tables to the metadata
* Improved overall speed
* Faster search results when using the top Search Box without qualifiers
* Improved support for reading and writing MWG face areas
* In the Print Preview you can now opt to print Areas (Design button->More Settings…)
* In the Print Preview you can now opt to print every image borderless (Design button->More Settings…)

Fixes in this version:

* Fixed an issue with displaying file size in Image Info in the Advanced Import Module
* fixed an issue with writing redundant keywords to the legacy IPTC section

New in build 3.0.3.2066

Improvements in this version:

* 2065: Label Sets can now be made public (for other users) in the Server Edition
* 2064: Added dimension support for several Panasonic and Fuji models
* 2064: Added support for more Canon Maker Notes
* 2064: Added support for the recent Google Maps 3.19 release (which broke the compatibility with previous calls)
* 2063: On MacOSX you can now also Alt+Drag/Drop thumbnails to another application
* 2063: The ICS schema now includes the “application version” and a “timestamp”
* 2063: The Server version can now also be used with SQLServer 2014
* 2062: Improved performance when navigating the Catalog Explorer with cursor keys
* 2062: Implemented support for Google’s new maps API
* 2062: Timezone can now also be +/- 14
* 2062: Fine-tuned the Smart Search feature in the Catalog Explorer (Ctrl/Cmd+F)
* The size of the Quick Look Preview (press Spacebar on a thumb) is now persistent
* Catalog Labels generated from GEO location details now also map to Iptc4xmpExt:LocationCreated
* now also reads COS files as written with PhaseOne’s CaptureOne 8.1 and higher
* You can now specify a file name mask to use for the main version determination
* Photo Supreme now also supports rotation angles for areas that were written with iOS8 devices
* Photoshop Elements is now also detected as an external application

Fixes in this version:

* 2066: Fixed an issue with creating folders during Import
* 2065: Fixed an issue with displaying information in the Info Panel while in the advanced Import Module
* 2063: Fixed some timezone selection issues
* 2063: Fixed an issue with printing to a device with a resolution over 400dpi
* 2063: Fixed an error message on closing the full screen viewer
* 2063: Fixed an issue with determining a file’s modified/created/last_accessed dates on MacOSX
* 2063: Fixed several Unicode issues
* 2062: Sometime areas written with iOS8 wouldn’t be positioned as expected in PSU
* 2062: Fixed as issue with “Scan for Missing Folders” and “Verify Folder” not finding sub folders in a sub folder without images
* 2062: Fixed an issue with selecting the root of a shared folder
* Fixed an issue with saving portfolio information to ICS
* Assigned Catalog Labels from a private Category would be generated as lr:hierarchicalSubject

New in build 3.0.2.2056-2060

Improvements in this version:

* 2060: Implemented some omitted additions from the IPTC Core 1.2 specs
* 2060: Removed Iptc4xmpExt:LocationInImage and replaced it with Iptc4xmpExt:LocationShown (as per IPTC specs)
* 2060: You can now filter on free text in the expanded Filter Bar
* 2059: Added support for HDR file format
* 2058: Added support for the latest IPTC Core 1.2 and IPTC Extension 1.2 schemas
* 2058: Improved JPEG error handling for severe JPG errors
* Added a option to Duplicate tabs to the Tab’s context menu
* Updated French translations
* Faster thumbnail scrolling
* Added support for the ImageNumber’s Continuous parameter setting in the User Interface or the Rename Panel

Fixes in this version:

* 2059: Fixed an issue with writing special characters to UTF8 encoded IPTC blocks on OSX
* 2059: Added the new “Location Identifier” field to the LocationDetails structure as defined in IPTC Core 1.2
* 2059: Some fixes in the Details Editor for structure fields in bags
* 2058 (OSX): Fixed an issue with color representation in Color Managed files on MacOSX
* 2058: When using Info panel in the Light Table and then moving to a subsequent image then then Info Panel wouldn’t update
* 2058: Deleting the content of a field in Image Details without editing it first then the delete wouldn’t stick
* 2057: Fixed an issue with the message “Image not available or medium not loaded” when trying to double click on a thumbnail and medium and file are available
* Fixed an issue with creating a portfolio collection on Flickr that has Cyrillic characters it the collection name
* The Search bar would overlap the Image Viewer when in Maximized mode
* Catalog Label mappings are processed after Event and PeopleInImage mappings
* Fixed an issue with selecting a catalog labels then the direct child content would be included in display
* Fixed an issue with non-continuous renaming rules that use a custom rename ID behaving like a continuous rule
* Sometimes starting the Import process would prompt for a Mirror folder, even when the profile is configured to NOT use a Copy process
* When using the Viewer on a second monitor you couldn’t pass multiple images to a 3rd party application
* Fixed an issue with uploading videos to some Sharing services

New in build 3.0.1.2055

Improvements in this version:

* Applying Image Details to multiple images is ran in a background thread, so you no longer have to wait for it to finish
* You can drag and drop images to a tab that represents a catalog label, portfolio collection, rating, color label, file folder, some states
* Introduced a new preference “Main Version Detection Scope” where you can define what file mask should be considered as Versions for a file (in earlier versions this was fixed to %FileName*.*)
* Added a new Macro command: %ImageHasRecipe which returns Y or N depending if there is a recipe for that image or not
* Private Catalog Labels are displayed in Italic font (like private Categories)
* Changed the shortcut for Full Screen Mode to Ctrl+Cmd+F on OSX
* During a Trial period for the Server Edition, it is possible to login with user accounts other than the Administrator
* You can update the folder state for multiple selected folders
* All open tabs are persistent on restart
* Improved performance in the Label Assignment Panel; especially noticeable in Server Edition
* Added a Click-and-Hold to the GPX Point button of the GEO Panel to do a search in the GPX path and additionally do a reverse lookup
* Added a Click-and-Hold to the “Reverse Lookup” button of the GEO Panel to configure the language of the reverse lookup
* “Export to CSV” runs as a background process so you can continue working with the application while it runs
* Added a new Batch command to lookup Altitude for images that are already GEOTagged
* PhotoNinja preview, shadowxmp files are no longer considered as part of the main file’s signature
* SilkyPics spd files are no longer considered as part of the main file’s signature

Fixes in this version:

* Fixed an issue with reading/writing cyrillic characters from Flickr
* When pressing the Delete key in the Image Viewer then that could prompt for multiple deletes when multiple tabs are open
* Fixed an issue with setting the Collection Viewer’s caption
* Fixed an issue with reading lens information from native DNG files as shot with Pentax K-5 cameras
* Fixed an issue with possible duplicates in the Label Assignment Panel’s SUGGESTED section
* Fixed an issue with the menu disappearing in Full Screen mode on OSX
* Fixed an issue with determining a GPX point when the photo date has an exact hit of one of the recorded points in the GPX path
* Fixed an issue with some drop down lists in the Image Details (e.g. the Scene field)
* Fixed an issue with ignoring MegaPixel resize method in transfer profiles

New in build 3.0.0.2053/2054 (SQLServer Edition)

Improvements in this version:

* Implemented better support for lens information from Pentax DNG files, including native Pentax DNG files
* Metadata selection dialog is now also localized
* Added support for PhotoNinja sidecar management for shadow_xmp and preview files
* It’s no longer possible to backup or restore to/from the same folder as the active catalog folder; that would overwrite the catalog
* Photo Supreme reads preview files from PhotoNinja
* Re-enabled support for LZN sidecar files from LightZone

Fixes in this version:

* Build 2054: This update is only for SQLServer Edition and fixes a high prio bug in synchronizing version sets back to file
* When opening an image Full Screen directly in the advanced Import Module and then changing the Marker then the change wouldn’t stick
* Fixed an issue with edits not being applied when pasting from the clipboard
* Fixed an issue with naming transfer profiles that have special characters in their name
* Fixed an issue with loading the V3 license file when a V2 license is also present
* Fixed an issue that could crash the application when clicking the Import button in the advanced Import Module

New in Version 3.0.0

NOTE: It’s always good practice to make a backup of your database before running a major update.

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