New in Photo Supreme

7.1.5.4324

May 22, 2022

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Highlights for v7

  • Introduces the Fixed Rating Bar thumbnail option

  • Quick Launch button for frequently used Scripts

  • Aspect Ratio browsing, directly from the Catalog

  • Introduces the GEO Fence feature to allow searching within a specific GEO region

  • Now with Private Custom Fields

  • Role Based Relationship browsing

For more details, see the complete list below

Additions

  • Build 4324; Added a "Custom Index Sheet" option in the Print module to allow the selection of columns and rows to print

  • Added a Fixed Rating Bar thumbnail option (configurable in the thumb settings)

  • Added a Script Launch Button below the thumbnails

  • Added Aspect Ratio section to the States category

  • Added a "Rejected" Catalog State

  • Added more Modern Theme colors for Dark and Light mode

  • Added a GEO Fence feature to allow searching in a specific map region

  • Added a way to filter on every available State in the Filter Bar

  • Added "From this day" to the thumb's "Show More..." context menu

  • Added a "Private" Custom Fields option. Private Custom Fields are not written to the file's metadata

  • Added Sort by Aspect Ratio

  • Added Role Based relationship browsing in the Catalog Explorer

  • Added Folder State objects under the "In Marked Folder" state for a tighter integration with the rest of the Catalog

  • Added a "Install your license file" option in the hamburger menu when running the non-licensed Single User edition

  • Added a "save to disk" option for an area (in its drop-down). The shape (rectangular/circular/polygon) will be maintained as well

  • Added a Week browser to Timeline->Memories->Like This Week

  • Added Landscape/Portrait/Square Catalog States

  • Added "offline" face detection (when creating a new Area then PSU will try to detect a face at the current mouse position)

  • Added Sub folders as thumbnails in the Collection Viewer

  • Added "Mirror File Read Only" setting in the Import Module

  • Added "Plain Text Searches" in the Search Bar, which is a slow search, but allows for more exotic searches

  • Added a "Filter with Image Basket" option in the Filter bar drop down

  • Added support for PostgreSQL 14 in the Server Edition

  • Added support for SQLServer 2019 in the Server Edition

Improvements

  • Build 4324; Faster moving through a collection of images in the Image Viewer when version-sets are involved

  • Build 4324; When using version display as "Only as a set in Categories" then the tabs are no longer drawn outside of the Categories

  • Build 4324; Version sets without tabs, include a color indicator to identify which images belong to the same  version set

  • Build 4324; Default Version Display preference changed to "As a set in Categories"

  • Build 4324; The Area menu icon now draws themed and scales with the bitmap for improved visibility

  • Build 4324; The background color in the Image Viewer can now be reset to the default

  • Build 4324; PSU now also auto-syncs images (i.a.) after deleting a Catalog Label or a top level Category from the catalog

  • Build 4324; Several improvements in the Data Exchange Tool to make it more transparent to switch between the Single User/Server Edition and v.v.

  • Build 4303; Updated Italian translations

  • Build 4303; Reintroduction of the Version Display preference setting

  • Build 4303; Improved implementation for Version Tab on thumbnails for more performance and stability

  • Build 4303; Faster browsing through a set of images inside the Image Viewer when press & hold the navigation keys

  • Build 4303; You can now define a temp folder as a startup parameter

  • Build 4303; Reimplemented the -portable application startup parameter to use USB_AppData and USB_Temp as sub folders in the directory where the application is started in

  • Build 4290; Added support for metadata from OM System/OM Digital OM-1 ORF files

  • Build 4290; Added rotation options when hovering a thumbnail when the Bar is configured to show ratings and/or color labels

  • Build 4282; Repository Scripts can now be limited to run in a version range (min/max version) requirement

  • Build 4282; Updated German translations

  • Build 4273; You can now use Alt+Click on Labels and on File Types in the Filter Bar to have it excluded (e.g. not JPG) in the filter

  • Build 4273; Added options in the Favorites and Dynamic Search context menu to have items added to the Catalog Filter

  • Overall faster background thread handling

  • Improved performance for running scripts

  • Reimplemented how catalog label relationships are integrated in the Catalog Tree

  • Reimplemented how Areas are displayed on the Image

  • Changed keyboard shortcuts in the Image Viewer for Zoom 100% (Ctrl/Cmd-0), Zoom Best (Ctrl/Cmd+9), and Zoom Stretched (Ctrl/Cmd+8)

  • You can now use "Locate in Windows Explorer" or "Locate in Finder" for multiple files

  • Improved accuracy for %ImageAspectRatio macro variable

  • In the Image Editor (Adjust), areas are no longer displayed. They tend to obstruct the editing task

  • Improved application flow after a Verify Folder

  • The login dialog now shows more readable catalog names in the Single User Edition

  • Improved synchronized zoom-handling in the LightTable when using the keyboard shortcuts

  • The default license folder changed to the root of the App Data folder to prevent access to the Documents folder

  • The Filter Bar now includes an option to filter on current Dynamic Search (if any)

  • A Favorite can now quickly be added to a Catalog Filter

  • More accurate Image Resolution display in the Image Info panel when that is stored as a fraction

  • Unassigning a label from an area no longer unassigns that label from the image

  • Introduced #theme: colors for mini-HTML (e.g. <font color="#theme:HighlightFillColor">hello world</font>)

  • Fine tuned the Reverse Lookup for use in low populated/low density areas

  • The menu for a "linked" area now also includes other labels as an option for easier fixing mistakes

  • The shortcuts for Rating and Color Labels now behave as toggles

  • Improved error message when a folder cannot be created during Ingesting

  • Improved performance when filtering with a script

  • Shortcut for Bookmarks changed to B

  • The bookmark icon is drawn in the theme colors (light/dark theme)

  • Items that are in the "Catalog Filter" can now also be marked as "excluded' (right click on the item)

  • In the Image Details you can now select to apply to "versions", "stacks" or "versions and stacks"

  • Allow "Add to Catalog Filter" from a Catalog Tree context menu

  • Faster creating of the External Applications bar

  • Smoother thumb scrolling (more efficient caching in the Collection Viewer)

  • You can now also use Dynamic Search to search for multiple XMP values combined

  • In the Server Edition: Added an option to define Active Directory connectivity string as CSV text to bypass line feeds

  • Included Tips for Stacking preference settings

  • Added TObject.InheritsFrom to the Scripter (use parameter 'class name' as string; e.g. if PublicCatalog.InheritsFrom('TCatalog') then ....)

  • Added "XMP Schemas" editor schema in the Image Details panel

  • Improved performance for %ImageDimensions macro

  • Improved performance for %ImageFileSize macro

Fixes

  • Build 4324; Fix for not always converting existing metadata when pre-existing and incomplete XMP exists

  • Build 4324; Several fixes for possible Access Violation error while working with version sets

  • Build 4324; Fix for a possible random Access Violation while editing properties in the Image Details that offer a suggestion box

  • Build 4306; Fix for favorites for a specific metadata value would not always include all results for some types of metadata

  • Build 4303; Fix for too light hover rotation icons

  • Build 4303; Fix for non-functional "Printer" button in the Print Preview on macOS

  • Build 4303; Fix for non-visible remove icon in the Preferences for removing Placeholders

  • Build 4303; Fix for non visible "move" column in the Preferences for changing the order for Placeholders

  • Build 4290; Fix for not reading namespaces in XMP that are defined as attributes at the xmpmeta level

  • Build 4290; Fix for when changing the hint text for an object that already shows the hint then it is redisplayed

  • Build 4284; Fix for handling rotation from CaptureOne for images that also have a crop area defined

  • Build 4275; Fix when saving an editing recipe for a stacked image, then it could get removed from the stack

  • Build 4273; Fix for hotspot offset for color label circles

  • Build 4273; Fix for when assigning ratings from the numeric keyboard pad then it would always assign a 5 star rating

  • Build 4273; Fix for bookmark icon not painting in the correct color after changing the Accent Color in the preferences

  • Build 4268; Fix for GEO Fence calculation error when using the Metric system in the Preferences

  • Build 4266: Fix for the new color label bar when using configured color labels that are the exact color name (eg Yellow)

  • Build 4266; Fix for the Caption of the Floating Image Viewer

  • Build 4266; Fix for "sloppy" drawing of the circles in the new Color Labels on macOS

  • Fix for possible random application stall

  • Fix for possible hanging process after closing the application

  • Fix for a possible memory issue when zooming in using the full screen viewer

  • Fix for when selecting a parent label in the catalog label details then the focus is now set to the search box

  • Fix for when selecting a related label in the relationship details then the focus is now set to the search box

  • Fix for not loading the custom thumb info and other view settings after switching to another catalog 

  • Fix for applying metadata to larger batches

  • Fix for Verify Quick on macOS which would sometimes report false positives

  • Fix for script sorting

  • Fixes for on-image area visualization

  • Fix for loading a versioned Image in the Viewer when one of the versions in the set has an error

  • Fix for determining XMP file for non-embedded metadata formats when both a THM and a XMP sidecar file exist

  • Fix for possible AV on premature application halt (e.g. when no license is available)

  • Fix for the Save Settings dialog not being themed

  • Fix for possible error for some JPEG files when trying to rotate lossless

  • Fix for folder names not being searchable after mapping to a new folder

  • Fix for reading GPX files that have time stamps recorded without time zone offset information

  • Fix for sqlite3 dylib reference to libz

  • Fix for Open Dialogs have the extensions in the drop down sorted

  • Fix for an application stall when opening the LightTable for a set with just one image

  • Fix for collapsing top level root folder after Import or Verify Folder

  • Fix for possible error when clicking a thumb while deleting thumbs

  • Fix for possibly not parsing slide show captions