Updates for iOS (2.8) and OS X (2.13)

Just released significant updates to the iOS and OS X apps.

iOS

Features

  • Rollup Effort - automatically SUM the effort of child topics
  • Rollup Progress - automatically AVERAGE the progress of child topics
  • Priority field (1-5)
  • MS Project export option

Tweaks

  • Drag topic creation toolbar buttons to create new topics (see here).
  • Memory performance improvements (load larger maps!)
  • Copy/Paste text from PDF attachments
  • Quick start Dropbox config (no need to manually configure linked folders etc.)
  • Use Dropbox app for authorisation (faster and more secure)
  • Bluetooth keyboard shortcut to insert nth favourite icon (ALT 1-9)
  • Improved icon ‘round tripping’ when syncing 3rd party mindmap formats
  • Task attributes imported/exported as Freemind attributes.
  • Push child topics out the way when editing parent topic.

Fixes

  • Export as PDF single page would sometimes generate 2 pages (sloppy maths - sorry!)
  • Pasting an email address is now correctly interpreted as a hyperlink
  • ConceptDraw import issue (superfluous whitespace added)
  • Various crashes when importing RTF type information
  • Freemind notes (as generated by Mindjet Android app) not imported.
  • Various screen redraw and layout issues
  • Comma/period in task effort field could crash the app.
  • Crash when swipe deleting last remaining resource.

OS X

NB: If you purchased from the Mac App Store then (due to 'app store stuff') this update will not be available for another week (i.e. it'll be end Feb 15)

Features

  • Rollup Effort - automatically SUM the effort of child topics
  • Rollup Progress - automatically AVERAGE the progress of child topics
  • Priority field (1-5)
  • Quick filter (text)
  • Advanced filter (rules) - see here
  • MS Project export option

Tweaks

  • Smoother scrolling on Yosemite
  • Cleaned up the Style editor UI
  • Improved icon ‘round tripping’ when syncing 3rd party mindmap formats
  • Keyboard shortcut to insert nth favourite icon (ALT 1-9) 
  • Drag/drop reorder of icon favourites
  • Task attributes imported/exported as Freemind attributes.
  • Central topic name used when saving
  • Drag/drop email address from Mail to create topic with hyperlink
  • Push child topics out the way when editing parent topic.

Fixes

  • Export as PDF single page would sometimes generate 2 pages (sloppy maths - sorry!)
  • Pasting an email address is now correctly interpreted as a hyperlink
  • ConceptDraw import issue (superfluous whitespace added)
  • Various crashes when importing RTF type information
  • Freemind notes (as generated by Mindjet Android app) not imported.
  • Various screen redraw and layout issues
  • Comma/period in task effort field could crash the app.
  • CMD+BACKSPACE now behaves correctly when editing text

 

 

 

As ever, any questions, suggestions or issues - just let me know.

PS: If you can spare a minute, it would be great if you could leave a review on the AppStore - just click/tap here for iOS or here for OS X 

Posted on February 23, 2015 .