A new version of Extra Keys has been released, which is a major change in one respect as it introduces selectable sets of keys. This enables a big increase in the number of character keys, in fact there are now over 600 unique characters available.
The characters are grouped by alphabets and languages that [continue reading ...]
Since the first versions, the Plant Base program has offered a function menu of large buttons at the left side of the window. These give quick access to some of the most common functions. They repeat some of the functions from the traditional top menu-bar, so some users don’t use them at all (and don’t [continue reading ...]
A new version of Plant Base, 2.1.3, was released today and is available for download.
Like the last couple of versions, this is a program maintenance release. There are a number of bug-fixes and a few small changes to the user-interface, so I would recommend that any user already running Pant Base 2 updates [continue reading ...]
A new version of Plant Base is available for download – 2.1.2.
This is a program maintenance release with only minor changes and no updates to the plant database itself.
As with version 2.1.1, there is no urgency to update, unless directly affected by the issues fixed. There are a couple of bug-fixes to the [continue reading ...]
A new version of Plant Base is available for download – 2.1.1.
This is bug-fix only release with no feature changes or updates to the database. For users already on 2.1.0 there is no urgency to update, unless directly affected by the issues fixes. The most significant resolves an issue that prevented plant list being [continue reading ...]
The new Plant Base 2 has finally been released as our current production version. This version is 2.1.0 and it follows on from a long sequence of Beta Test versions produced during the last year.
Though the application is broadly the same as the previous 1.6.1 version and currently has the same plant record content, [continue reading ...]
A new improved version of Extra Keys has been released – our small tool that makes it really easy to type accented letters and other characters that may not be on your keyboard.
I know there are plenty of other ways to do this, but it can still be quite awkward. In fact the Extra [continue reading ...]
Another new Beta Test version of Plant Base 2 is up on the website.
This is mostly a bug-fix release, but the install file also includes the recently issued database release 23. Together with the features added in the last couple of test versions, this brings the Plant Base 2 package up to a level [continue reading ...]
An update to the plant database content has just been made available on the website – Data Release 23.
This is similar to the update released about a year ago – no change to the version of the live-product program, which remains at 1.6.1. The data for the mobile edition has been updated to [continue reading ...]