Simple Comic

Licence: Other Open Source
Version 1.7 | Release Date: 2010-04-07 | Download
Version 1.7 252 | Release Date: 2010-04-05 | Download
No changes specified
Version 1.7 release candidate 243 | Release Date: 2010-03-11 | Download
  • Release Candidate
  • Fixed issue where Set Page as Icon command had irregular behavior when selected from the menu
  • Added document UTIs for ComicBookLover and Springy to fix Quicklook for some users
  • Fixed page order button in the fullscreen bezel
Version 1.7 beta 241 | Release Date: 2010-01-22 | Download
  • Nested folders and archives now work with auto-save
  • Close window command works while the fullscreen bezel is visible
  • White border no longer appears around the progress bar at times
  • Toolbar items now have tooltips
  • Exit fullscreen button on the fullscreen bezel now works
Version 1.7b238 | Release Date: 2009-11-30 | Download
  • 64bit
  • Lower profile user interface
  • Three finger swipe moves between pages
  • [Bugfix] Moving between spaces and toggling fullscreen now works better
Version 1.7b220 | Release Date: 2009-07-06 | Download
  • Fixed error when fonts are not updated on the page when changed in preferences.
  • Changed display of customer reviews.
Version 1.7b217 | Release Date: 2009-06-07 | Download
  • New XADMaster archive handling framework
  • List of supported archive formats has been streamlined (zip/cbz, rar/cbr, 7zip, lha)
  • Archives now open faster
  • Solid RARs and 7zip archives are now much faster
  • Removed page turn delay associated with arrow keys when scrollbars are disabled
  • Page-up/down now scrolls horizontally upon hitting vertical page limits
  • Added vertical scroll-wheel support for page turns
  • Fixed bug where the open file dialog could only open archives and folders
  • Text file reading is no longer limited to archives
  • Enclosing folders now affect page sort order
  • Loupe size can now be changed by holding option+shift+scroll-wheel instead of relying on the availability of a horizontal scroll wheel
  • Removed the keyboard shortcut prefs pane. Redundant due to keyboard system prefs
  • Size of app has decreased
Version 1.7 beta (211) | Release Date: 2009-04-14 | Download
  • Return of loose image support
  • New document icons that better reflect the application icon
  • Text reading is now monospace for ascii art
  • Changing the size and power of the loupe is now smoother
  • Fixed dragging of files into an existing session
  • Fixed various minor graphical glitches
Version 1.6.1 | Release Date: 2007-11-13 | Download
  • Fixes to French, Italian, Korean, Portuguese, German and Tradition Chinese localizations
  • Added Simplified Chinese localization
  • Added a "Jump to Page" menu item. Shortcut is enter
  • Added pref that allows users to disable the fullscreen page name bezel
  • Background color of sessions now immediately reflect changes in the preferences
  • Fixed crash bug where closing a window too soon after opening an archive crashes the app
  • Fixed bug where window could resize below minimum size when auto-sizing
Version 1.6 | Release Date: 2007-10-27 | Download

Simple Comic 1.6

  • Preferences have been redone with addition of the "Advanced" tab
  • Added background color preference
  • Added beta feed preference
  • Added disable session saving preference
  • Added automatic window resize preference
  • Added page view context menu
  • Added ability to zoom in all scaling modes
  • Cursor no longer appears in loupe
  • Fixed bug where closing window would leave cursor as open hand
  • Fixed bug where status-bar buttons did not display properly under Leopard
Version 1.5.3 | Release Date: 2007-10-19 | Download
  • Added Italian Localization
  • Fixed intermittent crash when closing newly opened windows
  • Fixed crashes related to incorrect password input on protected archives.
  • Page up/down now causes page turns
  • Speed up in archive loading speed
  • Added hidden pref to disable session saving
  • Added hidden pref that enables access to beta builds
Version 1.5.2 | Release Date: 2007-10-05 | Download
  • Fixes to Korean localization
  • Fixed bug where directories within archives were not respected during page sorting.
  • Fixed crash bug with certain PNGs
  • Fixed bug where turning the page with the spacebar in "original size" scaling mode could result in the wrong page being centered in the scrollview
  • Added file representation icon to title bar
  • Fixed a bug where the last page was not displayed in exposé mode
  • Fixed bug that caused pages that where smaller than the window to not scale up when "Constrain image size" was unchecked
Version 1.5.1 | Release Date: 2007-09-27 | Download
  • Fixes to Japanese localization
  • Added Korean localization
  • Added Portuguese localization
  • Bug fixes
Version 1.5 | Release Date: 2007-09-20 | Download
  • Introduced full screen thumbnail view
  • Added image loupe
  • German localization
  • Bug fixes
Version 1.4 | Release Date: 2007-07-23 | Download
  • Added session progress bar
  • Scroll bars can be disabled
  • Scrolling page turns can be disabled
  • Added help page
  • Added shortcut and menu item to skip forward and back through a session
  • Files can be dragged into the view of an existing session
  • Removed scale to corrected height
  • Removed drawer
  • Bug fixes
Version 1.3.1 | Release Date: 2007-07-11 | Download
  • Bezel window in fullscreen mode moved to bottom of screen
  • Uses drawer for file list now
  • Small UI tweaks
  • Saves zoom level
  • Saves rotation
  • Added "Open Recent" menu item
  • Improved the handling of alternate file encodings
  • Fixes to Japanese localization
  • Scrolling to the edge of page now turns page This means that you don't have to use the command keys most of the time
  • Fixed bug where hidden files were not skipped
Version 1.3 | Release Date: 2007-07-03 | Download
  • Updated interface
  • View rotation
  • New archive handler
  • Semi automatic archive encoding detection
  • Optionally scale images past their actual size
  • Page name bezel in fullscreen mode
  • Spacebar scrolling
  • Smooth keyboard scrolling
  • Localizations
    • Japanese
    • Chinese
  • bug fixes
Version 1.2.2 | Release Date: 2007-05-11 | Download
  • Animated GIFs now supported
  • Changed keyboard shortcuts
    • Command + right/left arrow turns the page
    • Option + right/left arrow does an offset page turn
    • Option + click does the same
    • Arrows scroll the image
    • Shift + arrows does a fast scroll
    • Home and end keys select the beginning and end of a comic
  • Fixes bug where preferences were not properly applied to new sessions
  • Thumbnails scale to fit list view
  • List view now has three display options
    • Text and thumbnails
    • Text only
    • Thumbnail only
Version 1.2.1 | Release Date: 2007-05-01 | Download
  • Fixed bug where windows might not appear in exposé
  • Windows maximize when opening a new file
  • List view is now horizontally resizable
  • List view thumbnails can be disabled in the preferences
  • Improved window maximization
Version 1.2 | Release Date: 2007-04-23 | Download
  • Auto saves every 30 seconds
  • Saves the scroll point
  • Checks to see if archives have been modified between sessions
  • Fixed inconsistent behavior when dragging into the list view
  • improved fixed height scaling
  • Re-enabled the use of the page up and down keys
Version 1.1 | Release Date: 2007-03-29 | Download
  • Added toolbar with placeholder icons
  • Aesthetic changes
  • Bug fixes
Version 1.0 | Release Date: 2007-03-25 | Download
Simple Comic 1.0
  • Return of alternate archive file encoding support
  • File names listed in thumbnail view
  • Drag scrolling no longer requires that the command key be held down
  • Added document icons for zip and rar based archives
  • Added rudimentary pdf support
  • Bug fixes
Version 0.9.3 | Release Date: 2007-03-20 | Download
Simple Comic 0.9.3
  • Fixed minor scaling bug
Version 0.9.2 | Release Date: 2007-03-19 | Download
Simple Comic 0.9.2
  • There are now four image scaling options
    • Original size
    • Fit to window
    • Horizontal fit to window
    • Default height
  • Can now open nested archives
  • Improved fit and finish
  • Misc. bug fixes
Version 0.9.1 | Release Date: 2007-03-06 | Download
Simple Comic 0.9.1
  • Open multiple sessions simultaneously
  • Sessions are saved when app exits and restored at launch
  • Image list can be viewed in fullscreen mode
  • Thumbnail previews
  • Two page mode can be disabled
  • Keyboard shortcuts have been changed
Version 1.7b223 | Release Date: 2006-01-01 | Download
  • Page removal now uses selection interface.
  • Quicklook thumbnail rendering now much faster for large archives.
  • Toggling toolbar properly re-sizes the page view.
  • Fixed various problems with filename encoding.
  • Page turn menu and toolbar items disable when user is at the beginning or end of a session.
  • Removed the nested archive option from the advanced preferences pane.
  • Improved tab stop support for text rendering.