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How to Batch Rename Files

July 16th, 2020 · No Comments

Have you ever wanted to rename more than one file at a time? Me too. So how do you accomplish this? Switch to the Finder. Locate the files you want to rename. Select all the files you want to rename. Use the menu File > Rename X Items, where X is the number of files you’ve […]

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Tags: Dave · Tips

Quick Tip: Hide the Menu Bar

July 8th, 2020 · No Comments

Did you know you could hide the menu bar on your Mac? You can! Open System Preferences > General and checkmark “Automatically hide and show the menu bar”. Bonus tip: you can customize the order of icons on the right side of the menu bar. Hold down the command key as you click an icon […]

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New Nisus Writer Pro Review

July 1st, 2020 · No Comments

Lulu.com has posted a review of Nisus Writer Pro. As a Mac based word processor, Nisus Writer seems like a solid investment if you want a feature rich writing tool that can also perform most of the formatting and page layout functions you need to publish. It’s not as potent as Scrivener for research or […]

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Tags: Dave · Nisus Writer Pro

SummerFest 2020

June 26th, 2020 · No Comments

Spring is gone, and I don’t think many of us will miss it. It’s now summer, a time of warm weather, lounging around (socially distanced of course), and SummerFest savings! SummerFest is a collection of independent software developers who are creating great tools for organizing, writing, and delivering your thoughts and ideas. These are tools […]

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Tags: Dave · InfoClick · Nisus Writer Express · Nisus Writer Pro

Nisus Writer Pro 3.1

June 16th, 2020 · 2 Comments

We are happy to announce the release and immediate availability of Nisus Writer Pro 3.1. Nisus Writer Pro 3.1 is a significant update that: restores non-English localizations (Danish, French, German, Italian, Polish and Portuguese), improves compatibility with macOS 10.15 Catalina, adds several enhancements, and fixes many important bugs. The complete list of fixes can be […]

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Tags: Dave · Nisus Writer Pro

Nisus License Lookup Tool

June 5th, 2020 · No Comments

There are times, for whatever reason, that you need to find the license for your Nisus app. For example, you would like to upgrade to the latest version of Nisus Writer Express or Nisus Writer Pro. Perhaps you’re moving to a new computer and you need to install a fresh copy of InfoClick. How do […]

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Tags: Dave · General · InfoClick · Nisus Writer Express · Nisus Writer Pro · Tips

TidBITS at 30

May 13th, 2020 · No Comments

I guess I’m an old timer because as long as I’ve been a Mac user (almost 30 years now) I’ve known about TidBITS. However, there is plenty I did not know, and Adam Engst’s appearance on The Talk Show podcast fills in quite a few of those gaps. Congratulations to Adam and Tonya Engst for […]

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Tags: Dave · General · Misc

Ten Lorem Ipsum Generators To Make Your Placeholder Text Sizzle!

May 8th, 2020 · No Comments

Lorem ipsum is the standard text placeholder that typesetters, web designers, and other weirdos use to test text layout. It dates from the 1500s, when an unknown typesetter jumbled pieces of Cicero’s De Finibus Bonorum et Malorum (“On the Extremes of Good and Evil”) to use in a type specimen book. Things didn’t work out […]

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Tags: Dave · General · Misc · Nisus Writer Pro

Anne Cuneo

March 4th, 2015 · No Comments

We are sad to report the death of a longtime devoted supporter of Nisus Software Inc, and an active participant in our forum, raising good questions and offering sage advice. My colleague Mark Hurvitz and his wife had the opportunity to meet Anne in September of 2010. She graciously took them around her neighborhood in the old town of Zurich. Anne […]

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Tags: Dave · Mark · Misc

Nisus Writer Pro 2.0.7 and Nisus Writer Express 3.4.6 Released

December 6th, 2013 · No Comments

Mavericks. The gift that keeps on giving. So much so that we are still finding issues. While we were at it we fixed a few other bugs and we decided to put out new versions of both Express and Pro. Therefore, we are happy to announce the release of Nisus Writer Pro 2.0.7 and Nisus […]

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Tags: Dave · Nisus Writer Express · Nisus Writer Pro

Mavericks Compatibility Update

October 22nd, 2013 · No Comments

Apple is on the verge of releasing the next version of OS X, 10.9 Mavericks. We have tested all of our currently shipping apps in 10.9 and happily we have found all of our currently shipping applications should work with no problems. That means Express 3.4.5, Pro 2.0.6, InfoClick 1.1, and Nisus Thesaurus 1.1 are […]

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Tags: Dave · InfoClick · Nisus Writer Express · Nisus Writer Pro

Nisus Writer Express 3.4.5 and Nisus Writer Pro 2.0.6 Available on the Mac App Store

October 10th, 2013 · No Comments

We are very happy to announce that Nisus Writer Express 3.4.5 and Nisus Writer Pro 2.0.6 are now available at the Mac App Store. I have to admit we were surprised since it has taken much longer than this in the past to get approved. In this case it wasn’t even a week. Maybe things […]

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Tags: Dave · Nisus Writer Express · Nisus Writer Pro

Express 3.4.5 and Pro 2.0.6

October 3rd, 2013 · 1 Comment

After the release of Express 3.4.4 and Pro 2.0.5 there were a few unpleasant bugs discovered. We decided to quickly fix those issues and release a new version. Therefore, we are happy to announce the release of Nisus Writer Pro 2.0.6 and Nisus Writer Express 3.4.5. These new versions contain the following fixes and additions: […]

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Tags: Dave · Nisus Writer Express · Nisus Writer Pro

Nisus Writer Express 3.4.4 and Nisus Writer Pro 2.0.5 Released

September 11th, 2013 · No Comments

We are very happy to announce the release of both Nisus Writer Express 3.4.4 and Nisus Writer Pro 2.0.5. Both Express and Pro have had a few bugs fixed, some enhancements, preliminary support for Mavericks (OS X 10.9) and other niceties that are too numerous to list here. You can read the complete release notes […]

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Tags: Dave · Nisus Writer Express · Nisus Writer Pro

InfoClick 1.1 Released

July 18th, 2013 · No Comments

We are very happy to announce the release of InfoClick 1.1, the latest version of our email search tool for Apple Mail. InfoClick 1.1 adds new features while addressing some important issues. Among the new features are: Allows searching by Apple Mail accounts, mailboxes, and folders. Negated searches allow finding items that do not contain […]

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Tags: Dave · InfoClick

SummerFest 2013

May 30th, 2013 · No Comments

Summer is (almost) here! I know this because it is getting warmer and the humidity is rising. For those of you in the Southern Hemisphere we are just going to pretend it’s still summer. To celebrate the warmth we have partnered with some great software developers for a collection of exceptional software for writers called […]

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Tags: Dave · Nisus Writer Pro

InfoClick Now Available on the Mac App Store

March 1st, 2013 · No Comments

I am happy to tell all of you that InfoClick is now available in the Mac App Store. The process of getting it in the App Store was only slightly less painful than watching the Oscar telecast. Remember I said slightly less painful. To celebrate this momentous (to us) occasion we are offering, for a […]

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Tags: Dave · InfoClick

InfoClick One Month Later

February 13th, 2013 · No Comments

It’s been about a month since InfoClick was released. I am happy to say it is a success, and that’s because of you. We are very appreciative. Plus, quite a few of you have given us some wonderful feedback, praise and even jeers. As an example, Mr. Szabo writes this: I’d like to mention that […]

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Introducing InfoClick

January 10th, 2013 · No Comments

Most, if not all of us here at Nisus use Mail, Apple’s built-in mail client. It’s getting better and better with each new release of OS X. However, search isn’t getting any better. Improvements there are slower, and it is frustrating. We live in email and need to be able to search through hundreds of […]

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Word Count Tricks

December 6th, 2012 · No Comments

A customer wanted to know the following: “Hi Nisus: How do I get a running word count without having to go through tools etc and add to the end of the text…” Good question. I have a good answer I hope. You can put the word count in every new document by editing the Nisus […]

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Tags: Dave · Tips