Change Log

Version - February 27, 2012

  • Fixed a bug affecting binarization quality in Mixed output mode.
  • Fixed borders being filled with cyan instead of white.
  • Avoid creating unwanted directories for projects requiring relinking.
  • Cosmetic improvements in Relinking dialog.
  • New translation: Brazilian Portuguese.


Version 0.9.11 - January 17, 2012

  • Ability to fix DPI of source images in an existing project.
  • Project portability through resource relinking.
  • It's now possible to save your project in an out-of-memory situation.
  • A 64-bit version is available for Windows.
  • New translations: Spanish, Ukrainean.


Version 0.9.10 - July 30, 2011

  • Page dewarping functionality.
  • Command-line version.
  • Ability to apply content box to to multiple pages.
  • Ability to apply margins to odd and even pages separately.
  • New translations: Italian, Czech, Polish, Slovak, Traditional Chinese
  • Bug fixes, including a couple of crashes.


Version - October 24, 2010

  • Fixed page sorting issues on Linux.
  • Fixed pages re-appearing in a project after being removed half-by-half.
  • Performance improvement on the output stage.
  • German and French translations were added.
  • Compatibility with the latest version of boost.


Version - June 27, 2010

  • A few user interaction bugs were fixed.


Version 0.9.9 - June 13, 2010

  • New feature: Fill Zones.
  • New feature: ordering pages by content box dimensions.
  • New naming scheme for output files.
  • Bugfixes, including two possible crashes.


Version - April 26, 2010

  • Fixed despeckling aggressiveness depending on semi-random factors.
  • Fixed cancelling of new page insertion not always working.
  • For consistency, pure black and white colors are reserved in Color / Grayscale mode as well.
  • Minor fixes and improvements at Deskew and Page Layout stages.


Version 0.9.8 - April 3, 2010

  • Despeckling: improved algorithm, adjustable, with visualization.
  • Increased binarization adjustment range.
  • Fixed a few crashes.
  • Japanese translation.
  • Disabled OpenGL based UI acceleration due to its instability.


Version - November 29, 2009

  • Constrain memory usage in debug mode.
  • Improve OpenGL based UI acceleration.
  • Pages can now be added / removed at any stage.


Version - November 14, 2009

  • Fixed a problem of page dragging in picture zone editing mode being often interpreted as adding a new zone vertex.
  • Fixed a minor bug and a few cases of inconsistent behaviour at Split Pages stage.
  • Switching the type of a picture zone makes it the default type for new zones.


Version 0.9.7 - November 7, 2009

  • It's now possible to manually edit picture zones that weren't properly auto-detected.
  • A crash that supposedly only affected the Windows version was fixed.
  • Book spine detection was improved.
  • The central area now has scrollbars.
  • Page dragging can now also be done with a middle mouse button in addition to the left one.
  • Experimental and optional OpenGL support to accelerate drawing operations.
  • Bulgarian translation was added.


Version 0.9.6 - July 26, 2009

  • The Windows version is now able to send crash reports (with user's permission).
  • Two crashes were fixed.
  • Fixed a bug which often caused the split line on single page scans to be incorrectly placed at the very edge of the image.
  • More strict control of DPIs of input images.  Not only unspecified DPIs are detected, but also obviously wrong ones.
  • The Output stage is now able to avoid regenerating a page if none of the parameters have changes since the last time it was generated.
  • Performance improvements on the Output stage.
  • Fixed problems on the Page Layout stage, after removing pages from the project.
  • Better handling of the case when the content box reaches outside of the source image.
  • The ability to apply parameters to an arbitrary group of pages.
  • Fixed a problem that made it impossible to uninstall Scan Tailor using the standard Windows tools.
  • Minor UI improvements.


Version 0.9.5 - May 4, 2009

  • Fixed a bug that caused random crashes.
  • Updated translations.


Version 0.9.4 - April 26, 2009

  • Ability to insert / remove files to / from existing projects.
  • Content box auto-selection was improved.
  • Fixed a bug that could lead to crashes or to blank ouput pages.
  • Don't use Fax G4 compression for TIFFs, as Photoshop has problems with it.
  • Fix JPEG loading problems.
  • Support for right-to-left writing systems, where right pages go first.
  • User interface improvements.


Version 0.9.3 - February 18, 2009

  • Fixed a crash on the Output stage.


Version 0.9.2 - February 15, 2009

  • Select Content now operates much better.
  • Split Pages operation was improved.  It can now handle single pages without a folding line.
  • The new Mixed output mode that auto-detects and preserves pictures and binarizes everything else.
  • The Color / Grayscale output mode can now optionally fill margins with white and equalize illumination.
  • Despeckling was improved and can now be turned off.
  • High quality anti-aliasing for displaying images within the program was implemented.
  • Now outputs to TIFF format instead of PNG.
  • It's now possible to translate the user interface.  Translation into Russian is already there.
  • The Windows version now has an installer.
  • Several crashes were fixed.
  • The user interface was improved.