EditRocket Updates / Change Log

The latest version of EditRocket is 4.1.12

4.1.12 Change Log (Released 12/12/2013)

4.1.11 Change Log (Released 09/30/2013)

4.1.10 Change Log (Released 08/06/2013)

4.1.9 Change Log (Released 07/02/2013)

4.1.8 Change Log (Released 04/09/2013)

4.1.7 Change Log (Released 03/01/2013)

4.1.6 Change Log (Released 01/18/2013)

4.1.5 Change Log (Released 07/15/2012)

4.1.4 Change Log (Released 01/17/2012)

4.1.3 Change Log (Released 01/02/2012)

4.1.2 Change Log (Released 10/27/2011)

4.1.1 Change Log (Released 06/22/2011)

4.1.0 Change Log (Released 03/17/2011)

4.0.0 Change Log (Released 12/07/2010)

3.5.7 Change Log (Released 08/26/2010)

3.5.6 Change Log (Released 06/28/2010)

3.5.5 Change Log (Released 06/08/2010)

3.5.4 Change Log (Released 05/14/2010)

3.5.3 Change Log (Released 04/14/2010)

3.5.2 Change Log (Released 02/19/2010)

3.5.1 Change Log (Released 01/22/2010)

3.5.0 Change Log (Released 01/07/2010)

3.4.7 Change Log (Released 09/04/2009)

3.4.6 Change Log (Released 07/31/2009)

3.4.5 Change Log (Released 07/09/2009)

3.4.4 Change Log (Released 06/30/2009)

3.4.3 Change Log (Released 06/03/2009)

3.4.2 Change Log (Released 04/22/2009)

3.4.1 Change Log (Released 04/07/2009)

3.4.0 Change Log (Released 03/30/2009)

3.3.1 Change Log (Released 10/29/2008)

3.3.0 Change Log (Released 10/28/2008)

3.2.0 Change Log (Released 08/28/2008)

3.1.1 Change Log (Released 06/16/2008)

3.1.0 Change Log (Released 06/01/2008)

3.0 Change Log (Released 05/05/2008)

*ENH: Added option to define column guides - vertical lines showing at user-supplied column numbers via the Editor Preferences window tab *ENH: Add an Edit->Delete Lines Containing option *ENH: Mac - Add retina support for 64-bit version *CHG: FTP Connection Window - mouse click no longer needed to connect *CHG: Mac - Upgrade JRE to 1.8

4.1.12

Enhancements

  • Added option to define vertical column guides - vertical lines displaying at user-supplied column numbers configurable via the Editor tab on the preferences window
  • Added an Edit -> Delete Lines Containing option
  • Mac - Added retina display support for the 64-bit version

Changes

  • FTP / SFTP Connection Window - mouse click no longer needed to connect
  • Mac 64-bit version - upgraded Java runtime environment

4.1.11

Changes

  • Updated SSH library - added support for new encryption algorithms
  • Select to Begin of Line, Select to Begin of Paragraph, and Select to Begin of Document options not setting cursor position to the beginning of the selection

Bug Fixes

  • For certain multi-monitor display configurations, the max window size of EditRocket is getting set to the primary display maximum resolution

4.1.10

Enhancements

  • Added HTML 5 doc type to HTML inserts
  • Added HTML 5 template
  • Added installation of Desktop shortcut to Linux distributions that support it

Changes

  • Changed GUI to be more responsive during local or network file system waits
  • Added column selection mode indicator to editor status panel
  • Changed included JRE on Mac 64-bit version

Bug Fixes

  • The Insert Text At Column dialog does not allow you to insert only spaces

4.1.9

Enhancements

  • Added ability to change look and feel on Windows via the View - Change Look and Feel menu option
  • Added a Reset Preferences option to reset preferences to their defaults
  • Added a View - Reset Display Sizes to Defaults option

Changes

  • Updated SFTP / SSH library - includes support for more encryption options

Bug Fixes

  • Mac 64-bit version - Certain keyboard shortcuts using Shift such as next character, previous character, next line, previous line, next parapgraph, and previous paragraph are executing twice for each keyboard event instead of once
  • Fixed certain crashing scenarios on Mac 64-bit only version for Lion and Mt. Lion
  • With dual monitors, Find dialog window sometimes not showing on the correct monitor
  • Windows 7 and newer taskbar pinning behavior now adheres to Windows standards

4.1.8

Enhancements

  • Added a 64-bit Windows version
  • Added option to start EditRocket without acclerated graphics

Changes

  • Find / Replace Tool: Remember match case setting
  • Updated Windows graphics runtime environment

Bug Fixes

  • Mac 64-bit: Key shortcuts with shift in the key combination causing actions to execute twice

4.1.7

Enhancements

  • Added a run on local server option for HTML files
  • Added grxml as a recognized syntax type

Changes

  • Updated runtime environments for Mac OS X and Linux

4.1.6

Enhancements

  • Added ability to connect via private key files for the SFTP client
  • Added full screen mode on OS X Lion and Mountain Lion
  • When doing a search / replace all in editor, try to go back to the original cursor position or cursor line when complete
  • Sped up Java auto lookup process
  • Added Remove line breaks option to Text menu

Changes

  • Ant Build - remember the last java location
  • HTML - if enter a greather than sign, need to hide the auto-lookup / complete window

Bug Fixes

  • FTP download/upload progress not shown correctly when transferring large amounts of data
  • FTP client sites list does not scroll or get larger

4.1.5

Enhancements

  • Added the ability to view images - open an image file and display the image
  • Added support for Mac retina displays

Changes

  • Added Gatekeeper signing for Mac OS X Lion
  • Changed javascript validator so that undeclared identifier warnings are no longer displayed

4.1.4

Enhancements

  • Added Search -> Goto Column option
  • Added Insert - Insert from File option to the Inserts menu

Bug Fixes

  • PHP classes syntax highlighting issue

4.1.3

Changes

  • Added support for JDK 1.7 compiler
  • Move selection left / Shift-Tab - moves first line even when tabs not selected

Bug Fixes

  • Column selection mode - certain functions not working properly when multiple lines are selected such as to upper case, to lower case, etc.
  • COBOL syntax highlighting not handling periods correctly

4.1.2

Changes

  • Soft tab option now factors in next tab stop when determining number of spaces to insert
  • Remember location of Function / Method Navigator
  • Remember location of Sidekicks
  • Add sleep as keyword for .sh

Bug Fixes

  • In a java class, clicking on api reference button takes you to javascript reference

4.1.1

Enhancements

  • Load time improvements
  • Added initial directory option to the FTP / SFTP client connection process

Changes

  • Search tool on file system browser remembers preferences and is no longer modal
  • Limit the number of records that display on the FTP right-click menu

Bug Fixes

  • Prepend and Append text to lines options do not allow spaces
  • Java method lookup not being run in a new thread
  • If more than a certain amount of templates, all items not displaying in the template menu
  • Control-Click does not bring up context menu on Mac for file system browser
  • Windows context-menu keyboard shortcut not working

4.1.0

Enhancements

  • Added a Find File option in the search menu and file system browser for searching for a file on the system
  • Added HTML Tag Tree view in the Tools - HTML - Tag Tree option
  • Added HTML Form Wizard for inserting HTML forms
  • Added HTML Table Wizard for inserting HTML tables
  • Added HTML Ordered List Wizard for inserting ordered lists
  • Added HTML Unordered List Wizard for inserting unordered lists
  • Added HTML Link Wizard for inserting links
  • Added HTML Image Wizard for inserting images
  • Added HTML Text Area wizard for inserting text areas
  • Added HTML Checkbox Wizard for inserting HTML check boxes
  • Added HTML File Select Wizard for inserting file input types
  • Added HTML Text Input Wizard for generating text based form input types
  • Added HTML Select Box Wizard for inserting select boxes
  • Added HTML Radio Button wizard
  • Added HTML Button wizard
  • Added HTML Tag Tree to HTML Sidekick
  • Enhanced Java method navigator parser
  • Added FTP button to toolbar
  • Added inserts to right-click menu
  • Added related language inserts to inserts selector for certain languages
  • Added bottom toolbar
  • Added Open Files tab to left-hand side file system browser panel
  • Added sidekicks tab to file system browser panel
  • Added a "create new site" button to the Save and Open to ftp menu options
  • Added more lanugages support for API reference links
  • Added Preview / Show in Browser option to HTML, PHP, JSP right-click menu
  • Added JavaScript templates
  • Added PHP templates
  • Added JavaScript inserts
  • Added Text to HTML converter
  • Added a current directory link to the tab menu
  • Expanded syntax type auto detection to the use of EditRocket inserts and tools

Changes

  • Spell Check - if there is text highlighted, only spell check the highlighted text
  • Change so that View Open Editors window no longer shows by default
  • Search API tool now prompts for a search string if there is no selected text

Bug Fixes

  • FTP client showing a size of 0 on overwrite for some FTP servers
  • File compare tool sometimes throws error for file that have no similarities
  • First site is not displaying in save/open to ftp dropdown
  • When soft tab option is selected, and when doing a tab on selected lines, a tab character is being inserted instead of spaces
  • CSS inserts menu: Not all items fit on the display - added submenus

4.0.0

Enhancements

  • Added an FTP and SFTP client available in the Tools menu
  • Added open from FTP / SFTP server option
  • Added save to FTP / SFTP server option
  • Show in Browser option now prompts for which browser to launch on Windows and Mac such as Firefox, Safari, Opera, Chrome, and Internet Explorer
  • Added JavaScript compressor
  • Added JavaScript validator
  • Added Column Selection Mode option (Edit - Column Selection Mode)
  • Added Bookmark found lines option to Find / Replace tool
  • Added Edit -> Text -> Insert International Chars option
  • Added standard C library function lookup to Objective-C
  • Added standard c library autocompletion to Objective-C
  • Added auto signature display on ( for Objective-C for standard c libraries
  • Added C-style bracket event closures to Objective-C
  • Added XMLHttpRequest object to JavaScript code builder
  • Added undock tab option to the Window menu
  • Added dock all windows option to Window menu
  • Added undock all windows option to Window menu
  • Added tile undocked windows vertically to Window menu
  • Added tile undocked windows horizontally to Window menu
  • Added side by side view - user selects the tabs / windows they want to view side by side
  • Added more how to guides

Changes

  • Hitting shift end with selected text now keeps text selection accordingly
  • Hitting shift home with selected text now keeps text selection accordingly
  • The Show in Browser option for HTML files now only creates temp files if the currently active tab has not been saved to the file system and is not modified

Bug Fixes

  • Normal single and double quote keys not working on certain international keyboard layouts
  • HTML Entities tool not working
  • JavaScript code builder not showing methods for DOM objects
  • JavaScript auto method lookup does not work if equals does not have spaces
  • If javascript var does not start with "var", auto lookup doesn't work
  • XML Validator does not show line number of error when validating against a file on the file system

3.5.7

Enhancements

  • Added Tools -> Ant -> Execute Ant Build for integration with Ant builds
  • Added jump to compiler error line number option on java compiler
  • Added jump to compiler error line number option on Objective C compiler
  • Added jump to parse error line number option on PHP check syntax and execute program tools
  • Added HTML 5 tags to tag builder and auto lookup / auto complete
  • XML Validator remembers previously used schemas in a dropdown box
  • Added Execute Ant Build to the java sidekick and java popup menu

Changes

  • Changed gcc syntax for objective-c compiler for newer versions of gcc

Bug Fixes

  • Turning off open previously open files at startup preference has no effect
  • If too many open tabs, items in the Window menu scrolls off of the screen

3.5.6

Enhancements

  • XML Validator: Errors are now clickable and take user directly to error location in file
  • XML Validator: Allow users to specify a schema file or URL for validation
  • XML Validator: Allow users to validate editor contents or a file
  • XML Validator: Auto populate schema location based if referenced in XML file

Changes

  • Mac Launcher: EditRocket now launches in 64-bit mode by default if system is a 64-bit system
  • Find / Replace Tool: Added clear buttons to the find and replace fields
  • Find / Replace Tool: If doing a replace all in selected lines, after the replace is complete, the lines remain highlighted
  • Find / Replace Tool: If multiple lines are selected, the default scope is set to Selected Lines instead of All Lines
  • Java Compiler: Output path is now selectable and remembers output paths for previous compilations

3.5.5

Enhancements

  • Added AJAX inserts to HTML inserts tool
  • Added AJAX example template
  • Updated Windows and Linux JREs

Bug Fixes

  • File System Browser context menu too large for small resolution screens

3.5.4

Enhancements

  • Auto completion enhancements

Changes

  • Added himem files for launching EditRocket with high memory settings
  • Added recognition for additional pl/sql file extensions
  • .cgi files now default to perl syntax
  • Launching improvements

Bug Fixes

  • Blurry icon problem on Windows 7
  • Zip utility display problems on low resolution displays

3.5.3

Enhancements

  • Added auto detection for UTF 8 and UTF 16 files
  • Added progress bar and ability to cancel Find in Files and Find / Replace in Files tools
  • Added methods and anonymous functions to the JavaScript function / method navigator
  • Clicking on a line number highlights the entire line
  • Added ability to change the editor caret color
  • Enabled support of $ and ^ regular expression symbols for the Find and Find / Replace tools

Bug Fixes

  • Python syntax highlighting errors with certain text
  • When syntax highlighting is off, keywords are always showing as black, even when custom colors are set

3.5.2

Enhancements

  • Right-click on a line number in the editor now adds or removes a bookmark
  • Added smart comment (control or comment /)
  • Add comment menu to the right-click menu on editor
  • Add Undo Chunk to right-click menu on editor
  • Add bookmarks menu to the right-click menu on editor
  • Print using browser enhancements for better translation of font size, bolds, and italics
  • Added Run on Local Web Server options to the PHP, Perl, Python, and Ruby tools menus
  • Added Java util for wrap selection in If
  • Added Java util for wrap selection in Else
  • Added support article links to the help menu
  • Added how to guides to the Help menu

Changes

  • File, Edit, and Inserts menu now have better support for lower resolutions
  • View Open Editors option now makes sure it is visible on screen if resolutions were changed
  • Find / Replace window now remembers last position
  • Validate the execute program processes to make sure the program actually exists
  • Change scroll buffer value so that auto window scrolling does not start until cursor is closer to end of the window
  • Added the Save As button to the default toolbar configuration
  • Uncomment option now takes into account all selected lines when uncommenting line comments
  • All Text menu tools now perform their functions on selected text only if there is text selected
  • Better handling of line break conversions when transferring files from Mac to Windows and vice-versa
  • Better adherence to default operating system line break formatting rules
  • Made the CSS and HTML validator results windows resizable

Bug Fixes

  • Right-click on File System Browser text field not showing popup menu on Mac
  • Shift down not highlighting line when the line is the last line in the editor
  • Word Count character count option not factoring in multi-character line breaks for windows
  • Editor status bar selected text length not factoring in multi-character line breaks for windows

3.5.1

Enhancements

  • Added Goto Directory menu to right-click menu of file system browser path location field
  • Added copy option to right-click menu of file system browser path location field
  • Added paste option to right-click menu of file system browser path location field
  • Added Code - Utils - HTML - HTML Entity Selector option
  • Added auto complete for HTML entities when typing ampersand
  • Added more emacs key bindings for Mac (control k, control d, and control y)
  • Added support for multiple COBOL keyword files for syntax highlighting

3.5.0

Enhancements

  • Added Search API reference option for PHP, Perl, and Python
  • Added API reference links for CSS, HTML, Java, Objective-C, PHP, Perl, Python, Ruby
  • Find in Files allows finding of text with line breaks
  • Replace in Files allows replacing of text with line breaks
  • Find / Replace in Open Editors now allows find / replacing text with line breaks
  • Added an Objective-C compile option for Mac
  • Added an Objective-C execute program option for Mac
  • Added Objective-C syntax highlighting support
  • Added an Objective-C Function / Method navigator
  • Added an Objective-C Sidekick
  • Added Objective-C code inserts
  • Added Objective-C templates
  • Added C and C++ code inserts
  • Added Scala syntax highlighting support
  • Added a Scala Function / Method navigator
  • Added a Scala Sidekick
  • Added Scala code inserts
  • Added Scala templates
  • Added COBOL code inserts and hello world template
  • Added a COBOL coding mode (Code-Mode-Toggle COBOL Mode) that switches the behavior of the tab and enter key
  • Added code inserts for Ada, ASP, Batch, and Groovy
  • Added a compress files option to the file system browser for compressing files and directories in zip format
  • Added Emacs keyboard shortcuts on the Mac for down, up, right, left, end of line and beginning of line
  • Added a split file tool to the File System Browser and File - Tools menu to for splitting files into smaller files
  • Added syntax highlighting auto detection for many language types
  • Added a preference for whether to auto detect syntax highlighting
  • Function keys can now be used as keyboard shortcuts
  • Escape key can now be pressed to close most windows opened by EditRocket
  • .plist files are now recognized as xml types
  • Execute Program enhancements

Changes

  • Hitting the delete key on the file system browser now deletes the file
  • Fixed load errors on machines with unwritable user home directories
  • Better support for machines with locked down user directories
  • If selected text has line breaks, when bring up either find in editors or find / replace, pre-select the tabs / line breaks button
  • Re-organize the search menu so all of the Find / Replace options are together
  • Add mnemoics for Start Recording and Stop Recording in the macro menu
  • Put the insert selector items in alphabetical order
  • Add Custom to the insert file type selector for the insert select tool
  • If word wrap is on, copying text to a text file does not get wrapped, only when typing it
  • If word wrap is on, opening a new text file does not wrap the text
  • File System Browser, can now copy a file to the same directory as long as a different name is provided
  • Double-click on a word in PHP file now also selects the dollar sign
  • Double-click on a word in a Perl file now also selects the dollar sign, at sign, or mod sign
  • Double-click on a word in a Ruby file now also selects the dollar sign and at sign
  • Edit - Delete - Delete Line now deletes line plus ending line break
  • Edit - Select - Select Line now selects line plus ending line break
  • Triple click now select line plus ending line break

Bug Fixes

  • HTML validator returning one too many for warning count
  • Text - Insert text at column - error for please enter a column greater than zero when entering 1 as the column number
  • Copy Lines Containing window displays Cut in the text instead of Copy
  • Make sure control / command click deselects an already selected item on the file system browser
  • Home and End keys not working correctly on Mac
  • Copying from windows formatted file on a Mac system causing double-spaced lines

3.4.7

Bug Fixes

  • Insert Selector errors when cancelling language type selection

3.4.6

Bug Fixes

  • Copy All Bookmark Lines option not working correctly
  • Mac: Fixed display issues caused by Java Update 4

3.4.5

Enhancements

  • Added Copy All Bookmarks option
  • Added Delete All Bookmarks option
  • Added Cut All Bookmarks option
  • Allow multiple instances of EditRocket to be launched

Bug Fixes

  • Fixes to PHP and JSP syntax highlighting when opening files with saved cursor positions

3.4.4

Enhancements

  • Added XML Tree View tool for viewing XML documents in a tree structure

Changes

  • Upgraded Windows JRE to 1.6.0_14
  • Upgraded Linux JRE to 1.6.0_14

3.4.3

Enhancements

  • Sped up load time
  • Added Search -> Bookmark Selector tool
  • Bookmarks are more noticeable in the editor
  • Bookmark positions are now saved by default when exiting
  • Added a selected character count value to the status bar when text is selected
  • Append text to lines and Prepend text to lines tools now keep modified text selected after the append or prepend
  • Added Select All and Select All Files Only options to the file system browser
  • Added uncomment option

Bug Fixes

  • Certain keyboard shortcuts do not work when there are no open editor tabs

3.4.2

Enhancements

  • Added auto complete menu option, toolbar button, and keyboard shortcut for most supported languages
  • Added PHP Execute program tool
  • Added PHP check syntax tool
  • Added Perl check syntax tool
  • Added Ruby check syntax tool
  • Added a confirmation dialog when closing EditRocket
  • Added a preference for whether to show a confirmation dialog with closing EditRocket

Changes

  • Windows: Upgraded JRE to 1.6.0_13
  • Ability to override EditRocket home directory by setting the editrocket.home Java System property
  • Rearrange tools menu so that tools are classified by language

Bug Fixes

  • Function / Method Navigator tool does not recognize PHP functions inside of a class
  • Match word in the Find / Replace tool does not apply the whole word criteria when there is only one word in the text.
  • Select Previous word on Mac has incorrect keyboard shortcut
  • For very large files, such as large XML files, the sidekicks / function, query, and tag navigator tools were causing EditRocket to become unresponsive while building the navigators
  • On save confirmation window, if close window by not using cancel button when prompted to save changes, treats it as a No response

3.4.1

Bug Fixes

  • Java Method Lookup and Auto Complete: Slow performance for some classpaths
  • Execute Java Program requires classpath to have values to work properly
  • User home directory not being correctly determined on some Windows machines

3.4.0

Enhancements

  • Added Text - Insert Text at Column option
  • Added Edit - Cut Lines Containing option
  • Added Edit - Copy Lines Containing option
  • Added Search - Replace Until option
  • Added Search - Replace After option
  • Added ASP syntax highlighting support
  • Added an ASP function browser
  • Enhanced Python code builder
  • Added a cancel button when exiting
  • File System Browser - added a file line count option
  • Added home and end options to the edit menu - can now customize home and end keyboard shortcuts
  • Copy and Cut Lines - If there is selected text - now included in the text field
  • Windows Vista painting improvements
  • Print using Web Browser now automatically displays a print dialog
  • Next word option now skips white space
  • Previous word option now skips white space
  • Added .war and .ear to the list of files supported by the zip utility
  • Upgraded Deju-Vu fonts

Changes

  • On Mac, default word skipping keyboard shortcuts are now option right and option left
  • On Mac, default keyboard shortcuts for begin and end line are now command right and command left
  • Auto completion now accepts tab key to select and close the auto complete window
  • Focus changes to make sure EditRocket accepts focus properly when coming from other applications
  • Zip Utility - do nto close when viewing a selected file
  • Find / Replace in Files tool now gives the ability to copy the results
  • Open editors windows now saves position on exit

Bug Fixes

  • EditRocket occasionally fails to launch on Debian based Linux distributions
  • Case sensitive option not remembered when using replace and replace all on the Find / Replace tool
  • Bug when using the Combine Files tool to combine files into an existing file
  • Search option on File System Browser - if nothing is found, does not display a message
  • File System Browser - renaming a directory can cause the alignment of the file system browser text to be off
  • File System Browser - date and time information not always displayed after certain operations

3.3.1

Bug Fixes

  • Opening an empty file throws an error
  • Replacing text with empty text throws an error

3.3.0

Enhancements

  • Added an open editors window that contains clickable links to all currently open editors
  • Added the ability to execute Perl programs
  • Added the ability to execute Python programs
  • Added the ability to execute Java programs
  • Added the ability to execute Ruby programs
  • Added the ability to include line breaks and tabs in the Find tool and the Replace tool
  • Enhanced the word list for the spell checker
  • Added Text -> View as HTML in Browser for viewing syntax highlighting in a web browser
  • Added Print -> Print Using Browser to print source code using the web browser (allows for better color support, etc.)
  • Added date modified and size information to the single directory view file system browser.
  • Added the ability to sort the file system browser by name, date modified, or size
  • Added a filter option to the file system browser for filtering files ending with or containing user specified text
  • Added detail view to the right click menu of the file system browser. Shows file names, types, dates modified, and sizes in a sortable view
  • Added tooltips to file system browser that show name, date modified, and size
  • Added the ability to search a directory on the file system browser search option
  • Added ability to change the background color of the text editor and file system browser
  • Added the ability to change the main text color of the text editor and file system browser
  • Added the ability to change the colors of the current line highlight and line selections
  • Mac OS X Java compile now searches for the java compiler so that users do not have to enter it manually
  • Improved C# syntax highlighting
  • Improved speed on Text -> Remove duplicate lines
  • Enhanced auto-indent to include programming language specific indentation
  • Added Not Contains option to the file search tool
  • Added a combine files option to the file system browser and File -> Tools menu
  • Batch and Shell Script syntax highlighting improvements
  • Delete now moves files to the recycle bin on Windows
  • More fonts now included with Linux version
  • Wrap at column number and format to fit screen now handle comments in text by making sure commented text that gets wrapped stays commented
  • Show in Web Browser for PHP, Perl, Python, Ruby, and JSP now has options for specifying the local web server URL and document root
  • Added Show In Web Browser icon to the toolbar
  • Web templates added for Python, Perl, and Ruby
  • Auto indent and Auto bracket complete enhancements for when text has both preceeding tabs and spaces

Changes

  • Java compiler now stays open after clicking compile
  • Default Windows and Linux editor font changed to Deja Vu Sans Mono
  • Windows and Linux fonts now default to anti-alias on
  • Default auto completion delay increased to 800 milliseconds
  • Removed functionality where option key opens menus on Mac OS X
  • Linux JRE now ships with the server JVM
  • No longer ask for file reload on changed files if close is clicked on the tab
  • HTML form tag auto complete now inserts a line break after the form tag
  • Auto Indent - when a closing curly brace is entered for C style languages, automatically line up the closing brace with the appropriate opening brace

Bug Fixes

  • Windows: File system browser width not being remembered correctly
  • File System Browser: previous dir not working when current dir and the previous dir are the same name
  • Code -> Utils -> Java -> Open Selected Class in Editor - classpath not being handled correctly on Windows
  • When closing multiple unsaved editor tabs at once, changes not always getting saved

3.2.0

Enhancements

  • Added Spell Checker in Tools -> Spell Check
  • CSS Validator: Added clickable buttons to take users directly to the line with the validation error
  • HTML Validator: Added clickable buttons to take users directly to the line with the validation error
  • File Compare: Added clickable buttons to take users directly to the line that has changed
  • File System Browser: Windows: Added drop down for all of the mounted drives to allow navigation to drives other than the main drive
  • Added undo chunk functionality in Edit -> Undo Chunk
  • Added Text -> Remove Lines Containing option
  • Added Text -> Remove Lines Starting With option
  • Added Text -> Remove Whitespace option
  • Added Text -> Duplicate Line option
  • Added Edit -> Copy File Path option
  • Added Code -> Utils -> HTML -> Convert selected or all chars to character or numeric entities
  • Added Inserts -> HTML -> img
  • Added Code -> Utils -> Java -> Open Selected Class
  • Added auto method lookup for Java arrays
  • Added a View -> View Open Editors option that displays a clickable list of open editors
  • Added Sort Tabs option to the Window menu
  • Added the following options to the right-click menu of the current editor tab: Close All Except Current, Sort Tabs, Copy File Path, Rename, Move, Size, Get Info
  • Linux: Improved key response when typing

Changes

  • Open URL, CSS Validator, and HTML Validator now use any proxy settings configured for the system
  • Font anti-aliasing now turned on by default
  • Added cancel option when closing modified files that have not been saved
  • Added better support for 800 X 600 displays
  • Open URL, CSS Validator, and HTML Validator view source option now do better job of matching syntax highlighting type.
  • CSS Validator now has better support for proxy servers that limit HTTP Get sizes

Bug Fixes

  • Show in Web Browser sometimes hanging
  • Soft tab preference not being remembered on exit
  • Problem with shell script syntax highlighting when line only contains a variable name

3.1.1

Enhancements

  • Added a plugin API for users to add custom functionality to EditRocket
  • Added new templates pertaining to the plugin API
  • Added a new Font preference for turning off/on anti-aliased fonts in the editor
  • Added an Open Copy option to the context menu of the active tab
  • Added a Make Backup option to hte context menu of the active tab
  • Sidekicks now open with the tab selected that was selected when the sidekick was last closed

Changes

  • Space character now selected lookup dialog values in addition to the ENTER key
  • Delete and Backspace characters now close lookup dialogs in addition to ESCAPE key
  • Function / Method selector now trims names longer than 120 characters
  • Auto lookup dialogs no longer modal and now can be moved.

Bug Fixes

  • Custom inserts with underscores in the name not accepted
  • Java wrap selected in try catch util invalid error message if no text selected

3.1.0

Enhancements

  • Enhanced Python auto completion
  • Enhanced Java auto completion
  • Added Ruby auto completion
  • Enhanced and renamed code assistant to Sidekick. Sidekicks now available for 18 programming langauges
  • Added Regular expression search to the find tool
  • Added Macros
  • Added Code - Utils - HTML - Convert selection to hyperlink util
  • Added Code - Utils - HTML - Wrap selection in tag util
  • Added Code - Utils - HTML - Wrap each selected line in tag util
  • Added Code - Utils - HTML - URL Encode selection
  • Added Code - Utils - HTML - URL decode selection
  • Added Code - Utils - XML - Convert characters to entities util
  • Added Code - Utils - XML - Convert entitis to characters util
  • Added Code - Utils - XML - Insert tag util
  • Added Code - Utils - XML - Wrap selection in tag util
  • Added Code - Utils - Java - Wrap selection in try catch util
  • Added Code - Utils - Java - Generate get, set, and get/set methods for selected members util
  • Added Code - Utils - C - Include guard util
  • Added Java Code Builder
  • Added CSharp sidekick
  • Added Groovy Syntax Highlighting
  • Added ActionScript syntax highlighting and function lookup
  • Added Ada syntax highlighting
  • Enhanced Ruby Code Builder to include all core library and standard library files
  • C, include the include type in <> after function name in function lookup
  • Added new inserts
  • Added Edit Insert Tool
  • Added Insert Tool
  • Added PHP function signature tool tip when typing an open paren after a recognized function name
  • Addec C function signature tool tip when typing an open paren after a recognized function name
  • Enhanced XML, HTML, PHP, and JSP auto tag close to show the closing tag for the last open tag first
  • Added refresh button to Function, Tag, and Query Navigator
  • Enhanced Python code builder
  • Added an icon to the toolbar for the code builders
  • Added an icon to the toolbar for Sidekicks
  • Added icons for Add bookmark, Next bookmark, and Previous bookmark to the toolbar
  • Function / Method Navigator: method/function names text now bold and in different color
  • Added default keyboard shortcut Command or Control Shift M - Macro selector popup
  • Added default keyboard shortcut Command or Control Shift I - Insert selector popup
  • Added default keyboard shortcut Command or Control Shift N - Function / Method selector
  • Added default keyboard shortcut Command or Control Shift U - Utils selector

Changes

  • New menu structure: File, Edit, Search, Text, Tools, Code, Sidekicks, Inserts, View, Window, Help
  • Changed editor tabs font size on Macs
  • Changed list tool names to navigator
  • Removed function navigator, tag navigator, and key ahead button from the default toolbar
  • Function / Method lookup - If no programming language is selected, prompt the user for the language to use
  • Increased scrolling increment on several windows to make scrolling more responsive
  • Initial memory increased from 16 to 64 MB
  • Removed select line icon from default toolbar
  • Warn if modified now checks everytime focus is gained

Bug Fixes

  • JavaScript - copy to editor for properties does not work on code builder
  • PL/SQL autocomplete needs to ignore case
  • Perl function list top level control statements recognized as functions
  • JavaScrpt function list top level control statements recognized as functions
  • Key Ahead with no syntax highlighting displaying key ahead list on far right of screen
  • If tab is scrolled, closing a tab closing the wrong tab
  • Opening multiple code builders for the same language not working

3.0

Enhancements

  • Added Coding Tools - HTML Validator
  • Added Coding Tools - HTML Tidy tool
  • Added Coding Tools - HTML Entity selector tool
  • Added Coding Tools - HTML Tag Builder tool
  • Added Coding Tools - CSS Style Builder tool
  • Added Coding Tools - CSS Validator tool
  • Added Coding Tools - CSS Class List tool
  • Added Coding Tools - XML Validator tool
  • Added Coding Tools - Code Builder for the following programming languages: C, JavaScript, Perl, PHP, PL/SQL, Python, Ruby, Shell Script, and Transact-SQL
  • Added Coding Tools - Code Assistant for the following programming languages: C, C++, CSS, HTML, JavaScript, Java, JSP, Perl, PHP, PL/SQL, Python, Ruby, Shell Script, SQL, SQL PL, Transact-SQL, and XML
  • Added Tools - Color Chooser tool
  • Added Tools - Function List option for displaying a list of functions or methods depending on the programming language of the text editor
  • Added Tools - Tag List option for displaying a clickable list of tags (HTML or XML) contained in the text editor
  • Added Tools - Query List option for displaying a clickable list of SQL queries contained in the editor
  • Added Auto Close Tag option for HTML, PHP, JSP, and XML
  • Added Auto Tag Lookup option for HTML, PHP, and JSP
  • Added Auto Bracket close for C Style programming languages
  • Added Auto Complete for JavaScript
  • Added Auto Complete for PL/SQL
  • Enhanced C, PHP, Perl, Python, Ruby, and Shell Script function lookup to return function signature information as a tooltip when selecting a function
  • Python function lookup now includes methods, functions, and members from the core Python modules.
  • Added Python auto-complete for functions, methods, and members in the core Python modules
  • Added Search - Bookmarks: Add Bookmark, Remove All Bookmarks, Next Bookmark, Previous Bookmark
  • File Tools / File System Browser: Added regular expression file search tool
  • File Tools / File System Browser: Added ability to move files and directories
  • File Tools / File System Browser: OS X: Delete files now moves files to the trash instead of deleting permanently
  • File Tools / File System Browser: OS X: Non-empty directories can now be deleted
  • File Tools / File System Browser: Added head option for displaying the beginning of files
  • File Tools / File System Browser: Added tail option for displaying the end of files
  • File Tools / File System Browser: Added get section option for displaying sections of files
  • File Tools / File System Browser: Added copy option for copying files and directories
  • Added File - Conversions menu for converting to Windows, OS X / Linux, and Mac Classic line breaks
  • Added syntax highlighting and function lookup support for COBOL
  • Added Edit - Select - Select None (Escape) option
  • Added Edit - Next Paragraph and Edit - Previous Paragraph options
  • Added target version of 1.6 to the target dropdown for Coding Tools - Java - Compile
  • Reload File option now remembers the cursor position
  • Added File - Show in Web Browser option
  • Added preference for the default file encoding for opening and saving files to allow users to specify a file encoding other than the operating system default
  • Added File - Open with Encoding, File - Reload with Encoding, and File - Save with Encoding options for specifying file encodings when opening, reloading, or saving
  • Added the current file's file encoding to the editor status panel
  • Added the ability to customize which icons appear on the toolbar
  • Find / Replace in Files and Find in Open Editors - Found or replaaced lines now have clickable icons to take the user to the line in the file.
  • Find / Replace Tool - Show Found Line option now has clickable links to take the user directly to the found line
  • Replace all now shows the number of replaced items
  • Search - Replace All speed enhancements
  • Added Backup on Save option
  • Added Show Word Wrap Guide option and preference
  • Added Word Wrap functionality
  • Java method lookup now does a hover help with the method signatures
  • Add soft tabs preference. When selected, automatically convert all typed tabs to the equivalent number of spaces
  • Added Edit - Text - Tabs to Spaces option
  • Added Edit - Text - Spaces to Tabs option
  • Added Edit - Code - Line Comment option
  • Added Edit - Code - Range Comment option

Changes

  • Updated HTML lookup list
  • Updated CSS keywords
  • Updated JavaScript keywords and functions
  • Added .xsd to the list of file extensions recognized as XML files
  • Changed Ruby syntax highlighting to not highlight method names
  • .h files now recognized as C syntax highlighting
  • .hpp files now recognized as C++ syntax highlighting

Bug Fixes

  • No wait cursor when opening large files
  • Find, Find / Replace, etc. - If more than 512 results were found, an error was being thrown
  • PHP Function List - Global if else statements were showing as functions.
  • OS X Leopard - Errors thrown in rare situations when adding or removing tabs