NOTE: this software is for Classic Mac OS (eg: OS 9) and cannot be used on Mac OS X.
Nisus Writer Classic is no longer for sale. This page is only for archival purposes.
- Fixed a bug
that made the "Page number" icon disappear.
- Added a "Repeat
Last Menu Command" item on Edit menu.
- All hidden
menu commands have been brought out into submenus. For example, Copy
and Paste have their own submenus, with all key-modified
commands as submenus.
- Added dynamic
scrolling to document windows and all lists in dialogs, so the document scrolls
at the same time as you move the scroll button.
- Added "Background
- Added Millions
of Colors feature for foreground text, and new color names with more
fixed color choices. Old color names are preserved, and can be used to mark
text for searching. Doing a search for a new or custom color finds any
new or custom color.
- Made Return
characters adopt font and size of the previous character, unless it is
another carriage return. Old documents will be fixed when they are opened.
- Text and Picture
clippings are now recognizable throughout Nisus Writer (headers/footers/footnotes
and main document).
- Progress bars
are shown instead of percentages.
- Changed Capitalize
to force all non-initial characters to lowercase.
- Nisus Writer updates the font menu when
fonts are activated or deactivated by ATM, MasterJuggler, or Suitcase.
- WYSIWYG Font
bitmaps are cached in the preferences file, in resource type 'FNBM'.
WYSIWYG font menu drawing is now instantaneous when pressing option.
- It's now possible
to choose some menu items with submenus.
- Added "Clear
Memory" command to the Edit:Memory submenu. This forces the application
to make more memory available.
- Promoted Windows submenu to
full menu, with its own icon.
- Added checkmark
to top window in Windows menu (changed files are underlined).
- Fixed Stack
command so all title bars show; tiling improved.
- Added icons
to tiling commands in Windows menu.
window tiling commands; fixed modifier key + zoom box combos. Now you can:
|Tile 2 Vertically:
|Tile 2 Horizontally:
- Included window type icons in windows menu.
- Gave more closing options:
|Close All These:
||closes all windows of the same type as the front window.|
|Close All Others:
||closes all windows not of the same type as the front window.|
||closes ALL windows.|
- The Auto
menu appears right of the Windows menu in the menu bar with a gear icon.
- You can now
rename each of the autonumber counters. Create a Nisus New File Stationery
document to always use your choice of names for the counters.
- Made Convert:Variables
to Text handle all 3 segments of the document (Headers, Footers, and
Footnotes) if it is invoked with no selection.
- Added "Date
Stamp" and "Time Stamp" menu items on the "Variable Stamp"
submenu to insert "raw" text that will not update.
- The "Display
Paste Spot" setting is saved with documents.
- Made an "out of memory" error
less likely when resizing large pictures.