Power Manager Professional

Licence: Commercial with demo
Version 4.5.2 | Release Date: 2016-05-09 | Download
  • Change: Updated LetsMove library.
  • Change: Updated Sparkle framework.
  • Change: Refactored code previously required for pre-OS X 10.7.
  • Bug: Fixed bug affecting some licences being applied.
Version 4.5.1 | Release Date: 2016-02-17 | Download
  • New: Added experimental application trigger.
  • New: Added time zone change support to Power Manager.app.
  • New: Added Spotlight support for `.pm-schedule` files; `.pm-event` already supported.
  • New: Added option to show full file path within Schedule Assistant.
  • New: Added option to use enhanced or plain script editor; default boolean `colourScriptEditorSyntax`.
  • Change: Removed /Library/Frameworks/PowerManager.framework; now embedded as needed.
  • Change: Updated time zone change support within the status menu bar.
  • Change: Supporting tool `pmctl` no longer requires PowerManager.framework.
  • Change: Supporting daemon `pmuser` no longer requires PowerManager.framework.
  • Change: Linked `pmuser` against AppKit for workspace notifications.
  • Change: Improved event summary descriptions.
  • Change: Reduced authorization requests needed for installation and removal of the scheduler.
  • Change: Updated more external links and documentation to `https://`.
  • Change: Updated AstronomicalAlgorithms framework.
  • Change: Updated LetsMove library.
  • Change: Updated Sparkle framework.
  • Change: Updated CodeMirror library.
  • Bug: Fixed a file path editor bug affecting multiple choice operations.
  • Bug: Fixed clicking an update notification in banner alert style.
  • Bug: Fixed tracking of time zone changes.
Version 4.5.0 | Release Date: 2015-10-26 | Download
  • New: Added trigger sleep.
  • New: Added action await sleep.
  • New: Added Schedule Assistant for launching an application on log in.
  • New: Added Schedule Assistant for running a script on log in.
  • New: Added Schedule Assistant for running a script before sleep.
  • New: Added Schedule Assistant for running an Automator workflow on log in.
  • New: Added Schedule Assistant for mirroring files on log in.
  • New: Added Schedule Assistant for running a script on log out.
  • New: Added Schedule Assistant for mirroring files on log out.
  • New: Added `offset` to sun trigger to allow times relative to astronomical events.
  • New: Added host wide preference `notifier.login.position-vertical` to adjust Login Window notification.
  • Change: Core install better stops and restarts existing launchd jobs during update.
  • Change: Renamed pmnotify.app to Power Manager Notifications.app for clarity of purpose.
  • Change: Updated appearance of the Login Window notification.
  • Change: Modernised and started refactoring Power Manager Notifications.app.
  • Change: Quietened Power Manager Notifications.app log messages.
  • Change: Updated power assertions used by other processes not to idle dim or sleep.
  • Change: Refactored code previously required for pre-OS X 10.7.
  • Change: Removed legacy code previously required for pre-OS X 10.5.
  • Change: Updated external links in software and documentation to `https://`.
  • Change: Fixed warning in PAM authentication.
  • Change: Updated application scripting definition to dynamically include CocoaStandard.
  • Change: Updated Sparkle framework.
  • Change: Updated AstronomicalAlgorithms library.
  • Bug: Fixed warnings by modernising code for OS X 10.11.
  • Bug: Fixed buy now button on licence sheet.
  • Bug: Fixed event editor group styling.
Version 4.4.0 | Release Date: 2015-04-14 | Download
  • New: Added trigger external assistant.
  • New: Added condition console user.
  • New: Added condition user inactivity.
  • New: Added condition start up.
  • New: Added action await battery health.
  • New: Added action await external assistant.
  • New: Added action await once.
  • New: Added action await power remaining.
  • New: Added action await power state.
  • New: Added action await start up.
  • New: Added action await sun observation.
  • New: Added action await user inactivity.
  • Change: Update notifications appear in the Notification Center.
  • Change: Display core update alert on connection to old schedulers.
  • Bug: Fixed an editor bug affecting removal of optional values.
Version 4.3.4 | Release Date: 2015-03-12 | Download
  • New: Added await log in action for chaining actions.
  • New: Added await log out action for chaining actions.
  • Refined: Updated Sparkle framework.
  • Bug: Fixed an AppleScript bug affecting sun observation calculations.
Version 4.1.8 | Release Date: 2013-12-02 | Download
  • Added: Added tasks triggered when battery drops to a specified percentage capacity.
  • Added: Added 'any battery charging' or 'any battery discharging' filter options to the event editor.
  • Bug: Restored authentication dialog for non-administrator users.
  • Bug: Disabled Smart Substitutions in script editor (Mac OS X 10.9).
Version 4.1.7 | Release Date: 2013-11-25 | Download
  • Added: Added Check for Updates… menu to application menu.
  • Added: Added License… menu to application menu.
  • Change: Added authorisation rights repair option to pmd.
  • Change: Reduced external authorisation rights to avoid OS X 10.9 limits (rdar://15381545).
  • Refined: Expanded pmd documentation.
  • API: Added authorisation object to manage request rights.
Version 4.1.6 | Release Date: 2013-11-05 | Download
  • Bug: Worked around authorization rights bug (Mac OS X 10.9; rdar://15381545).
  • Bug: Fixed authorization rights listing bug (Mac OS X 10.9).
  • Bug: Fixed bug in adjustment/modifications storage that could cause the pmd daemon to crash.
  • Change: Removed coupling to System Preferences authorization right, no longer required.
Version 4.1.5 | Release Date: 2013-09-09 | Download
  • Added: Added Automator tasks for working with workflows.
  • Added: Added Keynote tasks for playing and stopping presentations.
  • Added: Added PowerPoint tasks for playing and stopping presentations.
  • Added: Added QuickTime tasks for playing and stopping movies.
  • Added: Extended Quick Schedule to allow sleep, restart, and shut down after short delay.
  • Added: Notification Center support for pending and warning events (Mac OS X 10.8).
  • Added: Added in-application feedback and crash reporting.
  • Bug: Fixed a bug that could delay external processes being cleaned up.
Version 4.1.4 | Release Date: 2013-06-14 | Download
  • Added: Added shell script on-demand, launch on-demand, and mirror files on-demand tasks.
  • Added: Added support for subscription and transfer licences.
  • Added: Added assisted move of application to Applications folder.
  • Added: Added simplified notification option for schools.
  • Refined: Added software update check option to removal application.
  • Refined: Updated Sparkle framework.
  • API: Fixed activeevent.activity documentation.
  • API: Block support for Objective-C connection requests.
  • Bug: Fixed pmd rights set/remove command line option.
  • Bug: Fixed bugs and potential memory leaks to improve stability.
Version 4.1.2 | Release Date: 2011-07-29 | Download
  • Bug: Fixed timer drift after sleep (Mac OS X 10.7; rdar://9855350).
  • Bug: Fixed incorrectly configured local socket warning (Mac OS X 10.7).
  • Bug: Fixed minor memory leak in new editor.
Version 4.1.1 | Release Date: 2011-07-21 | Download
  • Bug: Fixed bug that could cause idle sleep to fail.
  • Refined: Improved network connection keep alive behaviour.
  • Refined: Scaled back calls to Mac OS X's authorisation service.
Version 4.1.0 | Release Date: 2011-06-29 | Download
  • New: Added new event editor.
  • New: Added new event templates triggered by switching to battery or mains power.
  • Bug: Fixed Quick Schedule's wake event.
  • Bug: Fixed bugs for Mac OS X 10.7 Developer Preview.
  • Bug: Fixed "Unavailable" bug caused by orphaned certificates.
  • Bug: Fixed event view icon inversion when not window is not key.
  • Bug: Fixed AppleScript properties for inherited structures, such as power sources.
  • Bug: Removed incorrect continue field from the launch application action.
  • Bug: Fixed potential pmd crash when changing time zones (Mac OS X 10.5).
  • Bug: Fixed pmuli login items set up bug (Mac OS X 10.4).
  • Bug: Fixed inline scripts failing when not executed as root.
  • API: Added build.revision to return developer version information.
  • Refined: Improved self-signed certificate creation and management.
  • Refined: Any executable file can now be added to conditional running processes list.
  • Refined: Added certtool example to the Administrator Guide.
  • Refined: Added version information to Power Manager helpbook.
  • Refined: Improved licence entry sheet (Pro).
  • Refined: Status menu differentiates a stopped scheduler and no pending events.
  • Refined: Removed extraneous menu item in status menu when only on-demand events are scheduled.
  • Refined: Removed pmrights tool. Added functionality to pmd.
  • Refined: Added ability to repair required authorization rights on pmd launch.
  • Refined: Added ability to install to non-booted System volumes.
  • Refined: Improved remaining non-essential installer scripts.
  • Refined: Added ability to opening multiple events from an event view.
Version 4.0.4 | Release Date: 2011-02-01 | Download
  • Bug: Fixed launch application action bug that could cause the pmd daemon to crash.
  • Refined: Improved localisation of recent triggers and conditions (Pro).
Version 4.0.3 | Release Date: 2011-01-18 | Download
  • Bug: Fixed inactivity trigger bug that could cause triggers to be delayed or not fire.
  • API: Added throughput methods for tallying bytes sent and received over a network connection.
  • API: Added Power object for observing and working with power sources.
  • API: Added trigger power state for triggering when a power source switches between mains and battery.
  • API: Added trigger power remaining for triggering when a power source capacity or remaining seconds changes.
  • API: Added trigger battery health for triggering when the health of a power source changes.
  • API: Added condition power state to test for a specific power state.
  • API: Added condition power remaining to test for power source current capacity or remaining seconds.
  • API: Added condition battery health to test for power source health.
  • Refined: Improved recovery behaviour if a self-signed certificate can not be created.
  • Refined: Improved inactivity trigger to better synchronise overlapping triggers.
Version 4.0.2 | Release Date: 2010-09-21 | Download
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