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Version 4.3.4 | Release Date: 2016-12-01 | Download
  • Added View -> Disable / Enabled Advanced Graphics
  • SFTP Client - set max authentication tries to 1
  • Fixed kerberos issue with ssh servers
  • File System Browser and FTP client icons not displaying correctly when View - Icon Size menu option set to larger than normal
  • When large icon size is selected, icons are too big for the toolbar
Version 4.3.3 | Release Date: 2016-11-01 | Download
  • Updated graphics libraries
  • Zip Utility bug fixes
Version 4.3.2 | Release Date: 2016-09-26 | Download
  • Code builder files are now editable by end-users
  • Added clear entries option to recent directories menu
  • Added clear entries option to recent files menu
  • Mac 64-bit: Upgraded graphics libraries
  • Increased default max memory on Windows and Mac 64-bit versions
  • Ignore case when sorting the recent files menu items
  • Ignore case when sorting the recent directories menu items
  • Pasting does not always work when pasting from certain programs / text types
  • Full-screen support not working on macOS Sierra
Version 4.3.1 | Release Date: 2016-02-10 | Download
  • HTML tag tree functionality not working
  • Plugins unable to be imported
  • Objective-C compiler flags not correct on OS X Mavericks and newer
Version 4.3.0 | Release Date: 2015-11-23 | Download
  • Updated graphics libraries on Mac and Windows
  • FTP client throwing error when no files / directories contained in initial directory
Version 4.2.4 | Release Date: 2015-06-17 | Download
  • Added better support for hi-res monitors
  • Added a preference for only displaying file modified warnings when file size changes
  • Added support for more encryption ciphers for SFTP
  • COBOL syntax highligher only displays line as a comment if asterisk is in column 7
  • Upgraded SSH library
  • Search now scrolls viewable area 3 lines past the line the search result is on for better readability
Version 4.2.3 | Release Date: 2015-02-10 | Download
  • Add Reload option to right-click menu on tab
  • Upgraded SSH library - supports more ciphers and fixed bugs with connecting to SSH over non-standard ports
Version 4.2.2 | Release Date: 2014-10-23 | Download
  • Update css keywords to include css3
  • FTP Window needs to remember its size
  • Register Later button on trial version not closing window
Version 4.2.1 | Release Date: 2014-08-27 | Download
  • Mac 64-bit: Made changes to try to prevent EditRocket from crashing and Window display issues caused by Karabiner keyboard customization software
  • FTP Transfer window not showing file sizes correctly for very large files
  • Directory deletes not working on Mac
Version 4.2.0 | Release Date: 2014-07-15 | Download
  • Added support for Projects
  • SSH Client: Added ability to enter separate passphrase for private key file
  • Added Copy File Path option to File System Browser
  • Added an option to print line numbers when printing via the web browser option
  • Added ability to delete inserts
  • Added ability to delete macros
  • File System Browser search now prints out files results were found in
  • File System Browser search should search sub-dirs
  • If in overwrite mode, next time file / tab is opened - stay in overwrite mode
  • Compressing files dialog needs to be much wider when showing the files being compressed
  • Added name of file that has changed to warn if modified window
  • File System Browser, Find File should use the currently highlighted files parent as the starting dir
  • Ftp Tool - if a filter is configured on the File Tree Browser, uploads containing files matching the filter throwing an error
  • Percent of original size is not correct in zip tool
  • Warn if modified sometimes displaying when file other than the current file was modified
  • Edit Insert option does not work with COBOL
  • Search function on File System Browser - when case sensitive is not selected, does not work correctly
  • Mac OS X 64-bit: Fix for memory leak
Version 4.1.12 | Release Date: 2013-12-13 | Download
  • 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
  • FTP / SFTP Connection Window - mouse click no longer needed to connect
  • Mac 64-bit version - upgraded Java runtime environment
Version 4.1.9 | Release Date: 2013-07-03 | Download
  • 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
  • Updated SFTP / SSH library - includes support for more encryption options
  • 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
Version 4.1.8 | Release Date: 2013-04-09 | Download
  • Added option to start EditRocket without acclerated graphics
  • Find / Replace Tool: Remember match case setting
  • Mac 64-bit: Key shortcuts with shift in the key combination causing actions to execute twice
Version 4.1.7 | Release Date: 2013-03-01 | Download
  • Added a run on local server option for HTML files
  • Added grxml as a recognized syntax type
  • Updated runtime environments for Mac OS X and Linux
Version 4.1.6 | Release Date: 2013-01-18 | Download
  • 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
  • Ant Build - remember the last java location
  • HTML - if enter a greather than sign, need to hide the auto-lookup / complete window
  • FTP download/upload progress not shown correctly when transferring large amounts of data
  • FTP client sites list does not scroll or get larger
Version 4.1.5 | Release Date: 2012-07-16 | Download
  • Added the ability to view images - open an image file and display the image
  • Added support for Mac retina displays
  • Added Gatekeeper signing for Mac OS X Lion
  • Changed javascript validator so that undeclared identifier warnings are no longer displayed
Version 4.1.4 | Release Date: 2012-01-17 | Download
  • Added Search - Goto Column option
  • Added Insert - Insert from File option to the Inserts menu
  • Fixed PHP classes syntax highlighting issue
Version 4.1.3 | Release Date: 2012-01-03 | Download
  • Added support for JDK 1.7 compiler
  • Move selection left / Shift-Tab - moves first line even when tabs not selected
  • 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
Version 4.1.2 | Release Date: 2011-10-28 | Download
  • 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
  • In a java class, clicking on api reference button takes you to javascript reference
Version 4.1.1 | Release Date: 2011-06-22 | Download
  • Load time improvements
  • Added initial directory option to the FTP / SFTP client connection process
  • 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
  • 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
Version 4.1.0 | Release Date: 2011-03-17 | Download
  • 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
Version 4.0.0 | Release Date: 2010-12-07 | Download
  • 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
  • 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
  • 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
Version 3.5.7 | Release Date: 2010-08-26 | Download
  • 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
  • Changed gcc syntax for objective-c compiler for newer versions of gcc
  • 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
Version 3.5.6 | Release Date: 2010-06-28 | Download
  • 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
  • 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
Version 3.5.5 | Release Date: 2010-06-08 | Download
  • Added AJAX inserts to HTML inserts tool
  • Added AJAX example template
  • Updated Windows and Linux JREs
  • File System Browser context menu too large for small resolution screens
Version 3.5.4 | Release Date: 2010-05-14 | Download
  • Auto completion enhancements
  • 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
  • Blurry icon problem on Windows 7
  • Zip utility display problems on low resolution displays
Version 3.5.3 | Release Date: 2010-04-14 | Download
  • 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
  • Python syntax highlighting errors with certain text
  • When syntax highlighting is off, keywords are always showing as black, even when custom colors are set
Version 3.5.2 | Release Date: 2010-02-19 | Download
  • 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
  • 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
  • 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
Version 3.5.1 | Release Date: 2010-01-22 | Download
  • 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
Version 3.5.0 | Release Date: 2010-01-08 | Download
  • 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
Version 3.4.7 | Release Date: 2009-09-04 | Download

Display bug with insert selector.

Version 3.4.6 | Release Date: 2009-07-31 | Download
  • Copy all bookmarks option not working correctly
  • Fixed display issues resulting from a recent Mac update.
Version 3.4.5 | Release Date: 2009-07-09 | Download
  • Added Copy All Bookmarks option
  • Added Delete All Bookmarks option
  • Added Cut All Bookmarks option
  • Allow multiple instances of EditRocket to be launched
  • Fixes to PHP and JSP syntax highlighting when opening files with saved cursor positions
Version 3.4.4 | Release Date: 2009-06-30 | Download
  • Added XML tree view tool
Version 3.4.3 | Release Date: 2009-06-03 | Download
  • 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
  • Certain keyboard shortcuts do not work when there are no open editor tabs
Version 3.4.2 | Release Date: 2009-04-22 | Download
  • 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
  • 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
  • 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
Version 3.4.1 | Release Date: 2009-04-07 | Download
  • Java Method Lookup and Auto Complete: Slow performance for some classpaths
  • Execute Java Program requires classpath to have values to work properly
Version 3.4.0 | Release Date: 2009-03-30 | Download
  • 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
Version 3.3.1 | Release Date: 2008-10-29 | Download

Bug Fixes for 3.3.0

Version 3.3.0 | Release Date: 2008-10-28 | Download
  • 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
Version 3.2.0 | Release Date: 2008-08-28 | Download
  • 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
Version 3.1.1 | Release Date: 2008-06-16 | Download
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