Submerge

Licence: Shareware ($9)
Version 1.9.6 | Release Date: 2010-12-04 | Download

- Added a workaround for the QuickTime bug (rdar://8722256) that would fail to export a file if using the iPhone, iPod, iPad or Apple TV preset running Submerge in Deutsch, Swedish, Finnish or Russian.
- Added a function to wrap lines that would overflow the width of the movie.
- Added a check for corrupted files with zero data size.
- Disabled the avi export component since it doesn't work with subtitle tracks.

Version 1.9.3 | Release Date: 2010-04-20 | Download

- iPad export preset.
- [BUGFIX] Fixed a bug that could cause Submerge to crash when exporting to some devices.

Version 1.9.2 | Release Date: 2010-04-15 | Download

- Russian localization by Slavyshensky Alexandr.
- Traditional Chinese localization by Ayee.
- Added a new workaround for the 10.6 bug in iPhone, iPod and Apple TV exporters that could cause a black bar behind the subtitles.
- [BUGFIX] Fixed a bug that could cause Submerge to crash when cancelling a subtitle rendering.

Version 1.8.2 | Release Date: 2009-10-05 | Download

- Yet another workaround for the "black bar" QuickTime bug in 10.6. This time the Apple TV export should work better.
- Dropped support for 10.4 Tiger. 10.5 Leopard is now the minimum system version required.
- Elgato Turbo.264 HD support is back.
- The Playstation 3 (480p) exporter preset will now use the Turbo.264 HD if available.

Version 1.8.3 | Release Date: 2009-05-28 | Download
Changes:
  • [BUGFIX] Export operations running in the main thread now works as expected again.
Read the complete version history...
Version 1.7.1 | Release Date: 2009-05-10 | Download
Changes:
  • Threaded export re-written for better stability using NSThread instead of ThreadWorker.
  • The Save to disk shortcut in the toolbar will now always save and flatten, as this is the behaviour most users expect.
  • Purchase Submerge from inside the application using the eSellerate embedded web store.
Read the complete version history...
Version 1.7 | Release Date: 2009-04-23 | Download
Changes:
  • Support for the Elgato Turbo.264 HD. Super speedy re-encoding!
  • More exporter presets. Now have built-in presets for iPhone, iPod, Apple TV, Cellphone, PSP, PS3, Wii and Xbox 360.
Read the complete version history...
Version 1.6.2 | Release Date: 2009-03-27 | Download
Changes:
  • German localization by Enrico Richter.
  • French localization fixes.
Read the complete version history...
Version 1.6.1 | Release Date: 2009-03-08 | Download
Changes:
  • [BUGFIX] The application will no longer crash when you try to export a movie that had been exported and cancelled earlier.
  • [BUGFIX] Unknown subtitle tracks are now disabled on import.
Read the complete version history...
Version 1.6 | Release Date: 2009-02-03 | Download
  • Basic support for SubStation Alpha subtitles. SSA v4 (.ssa) & SSA v4+ (.ass).
  • Support for modern audio export features intruduced in QuickTime 7.
  • [BUGFIX] .srt files starting with a negative subtitle index are now handled correctly.
  • [BUGFIX] Toolbar and menu items are now disabled until the movie is fully loaded.

Read the complete version history at ttp://www.bitfield.se/submerge/versionhistory.html

Version 1.5.1 | Release Date: 2008-06-20 | Download
Changes:
  • [BUGFIX] Fixed a movie aspect ratio bug caused by QuickTime 7.5.
Version 1.4 | Release Date: 2008-03-03 | Download
Changes:
  • Dutch localization by Lex van der Helm.
  • Localization updates and fixes for the Italian, French and Finnish languages.
  • Decreased the vertical space between subtitle lines to save valuable screen space.
  • Subtitles without a plate are now rendered with a subtle outline and a stronger drop shadow for better visibility.
  • Extra vertical offset now defaults to 5%.
  • Time Offset can now be entered directly in the text field from the keyboard.
  • Support for Matroska files with the .mkv file extension (Perian needs to be installed).
  • [BUGFIX] You can now switch back and forth between different aspect ratios without ending up in a bad format.
  • [BUGFIX] You can now select xlarge as the default relative subtitle size in preferences.
  • [BUGFIX] Empty subtitle lines no longer makes subtitle rendering to fail.
Version 1.3 | Release Date: 2008-01-08 | Download
Changes:
  • Support for the Elgato Turbo.264 (version 1.2 needed). Just plug it in and export using the toolbar shortcuts or Export... in the File menu.
  • All settings from Export... are now saved between sessions.
  • Better handling of filename conflicts when exporting using the toolbar shortcuts.
  • Progress sheet now shows encoding speed in frames/second.
  • File extension is now correctly handled when using File -> Export...
  • [BUGFIX] Fixed a bug which could cause the progress sheet not to close when saving.
Version 1.3v27 | Release Date: 2008-01-08 | Download
Changes:
  • Support for the Elgato Turbo.264 (version 1.2 needed). Just plug it in and export using the toolbar shortcuts or Export... in the File menu.
  • All settings from Export... are now saved between sessions.
  • Better handling of filename conflicts when exporting using the toolbar shortcuts.
  • Progress sheet now shows encoding speed in frames/second.
  • File extension is now correctly handled when using File -> Export...
  • [BUGFIX] Fixed a bug which could cause the progress sheet not to close when saving.
Version 1.2.2v25 | Release Date: 2007-11-06 | Download
Changes:
  • Spanish localization.
  • [BUGFIX] Squashed an ugly bug that would cause the app to crash after saving a movie.
Version 1.1 | Release Date: 2007-08-20 | Download

Added support for the SubViewer 1 and 2 (.sub) subtitle file format on request from many users.
- Added support for the MicroDVD subtitle file format.
- Subtitle tracks added by Perian are now disabled to avoid double subtitles.
- Better algorithm to automatically find a movies associated subtitle file on open.
- You can now set a positive/negative time offset to better syncronize problematic subtitles.
- You can nudge the subtitles back/forward in time even after the subtitles has been rendered.
- The color and transparency of the subtitle background plate can now be controlled in preferences and individually in the drawer.
- New application icon!
- French localization by Ronald Leroux.
- Finnish localization by Arto Vartiainen.

Version 1.0.4 | Release Date: 2007-05-31 | Download

- Added Extra Vertical Offset to Preferences->Subtitles to make it possible to adjust the subtitles to a tv-safe position for overscanned monitors. Also removed the Nudge Up/Down functionality.
- Swedish localization
- Italian localization
- Preferences now has the correct keyboard shortcut cmd + ,
- Changed the icon of the exit fullscreen button in the fullscreen controller window.
- Exit fullscreen now works when hitting cmd+f when in fullscreen mode.

Version 1.0.3 | Release Date: 2007-05-10 | Download

- To use your screens area more effectivly you can now force the movie to a 16:9 or a 4:3 aspect ratio before rendering the subtitles. You'll find these commands in the Movie menu.
- Added a function to nudge the subtitles up and down vertically. You'll find it in the Movie menu.
- The choices in the save panel are now saved in preferences.
- Added a choice in preferences to have the subtitles automatically rendered if present.
- [BUGFIX] Fixed a bug that would cause the subtitles to get out of sync if the duration of the subtitle file was greater than the duration of the movie.
- [BUGFIX] Fixed a bug where saving/exporting would fail if the quicktime component wasn't thread safe. MPEG-2, certain AVI's etc.
- [BUGFIX] Movies with a height of zero can now be scaled correctly.

Version 1.0.2 | Release Date: 2007-05-05 | Download

- Major improvements on subtitle rendering speed.
- Added the ability to select a preferred screen for full screen mode. Control setting in Preferences - Fullscreen.
- [BUGFIX] The encodings popup in the drawer are now correctly changing encoding when selected.
- [BUGFIX] Fixed a memory leak that would crash the app when rendering subtitles on very long movies.
- [BUGFIX] Fixed a bug that would cause the Subtitles field in the drawer to contain incorrect data when working with multiple documents.
- [BUGFIX] Fixed the Submit feedback email address.
- [BUGFIX] Saving now works when clicking on the window close button in an edited document.
- [BUGFIX] Fixed a bug that could cause the save/export progress panel to hide the movie window.

Version 1.0.1 | Release Date: 2007-05-01 | Download

- [BUGFIX] Fixed a bug that could cause subtitle lines to render in the wrong order on PPC macs.

Version 1.0 | Release Date: 2007-04-28 | Download

- Initial release