Change Log

ExifPro Change Log
Version 2.1.0 (January 1, 2013)
  • NEW: Upgraded compiler and several libraries. Starting with release 2.1 ExifPro will only run on Windows XP or newer OS.
  • NEW: Task toolbar can be positioned vertically (right-click on it to choose orientation).
  • NEW: Date/time range expaned to years 1601 to 9999.
  • FIX: Slide show tool is working again.
  • FIX: Resizing glitch in tags view.
  • FIX: Photos could end up insterted twice in a UI list after changing date/time.
  • FIX: Handling images with duplicate entries in XMP metadata.
  • FIX: Paper orientation in print preview was incorrect.
  • Sorting by similarity of non-JPEG images uses all CPU cores to speed up calculations.
  • Custom labels work with images devoid of EXIF information.
  • FIX: Filters using date were not stored properly.
  • Small fixes and speed improvements for cases with large number of images.

Version 2.0.7 (July 1, 2012)
  • NEW: Support for Nikon P7100 raw files in NRW format.
  • FIX: Grayscale JPEG images are readable again.
  • FIX: Grayscale PNG images were distorted.
  • FIX: CRW format decoding was broken.
  • More GPS details provided in the info panel.
  • FIX: Do not crash when opening NEF files edited in Capture NX; there's no decoding for them though.
  • Dialog to enter serial key is available under Help menu and users can register their copy of the program.

Version 2.0.6 (April 22, 2012)
  • FIX: UI crashed when removing photo-specific tags (not present in user defined tags).
  • FIX: Location of a text file containing tags (PhotoTags.dat) has been changed to allow read/write access for all users.
  • FIX: Lifted window location restriction for main window and image viewer to facilitate placing them across multiple monitors.
  • FIX: Path to application for opening raw photographs wasn't remembered.
  • FIX: Suppressed Windows 7 message after successful installation "This program might not have uninstalled correctly".
  • Updated libraries: boost, libtiff, libpng, zlib, jpeg-turbo, Lua.

Version 2.0.5 (March 17, 2012)
  • FIX: Cosmetic fix to properly redraw frame of some edit controls.
  • Splash screen and expiration removed.

Preview version 2.0.4 Beta (November 5, 2011)
  • FIX: Last update broke tools, they were not processing any files.
  • FIX: Better error reporting when tools encounter problem processing individual files.
  • FIX: Deleting partially created files in case of processing errors.
  • FIX: Cropping multiple images will skip images when crop coordinates are not within image bounds.
  • FIX: File reading/writing errors during cropping operation are properly reported now.

Preview version 2.0.3 Beta (October 29, 2011)
  • NEW: Custom image label can accommodate multiple lines of text now.
  • NEW: Bottom toolbar can be hidden if so desired.
  • NEW: Best fit can optionally attempt to fill entire view with an image (hiding bars). Check advanced options to enable this feature.
  • FIX: Rename tool was causing fatal error when run.
  • FIX: Copy text unto clipboard from Info pane was buggy.
  • FIX: Color of tab text is now customizable.

Preview version 2.0.2 Beta (August 28, 2011)
  • NEW: Added checkbox to hide the splash screen that pops up at start-up.
  • FIX: Removed registration option; this is preview version that's incomplete and contains bugs, and as such it cannot be registered.

Preview version 2.0.1 Beta (August 21, 2011)
  • NEW: UI refresh to blend with Windows Aero Glass theme, more elements with customizable colors; address bar and find bar face lift.
  • NEW: 64-bit and 32-bit versions available.
  • NEW: Optional GPU acceleration in a viewer (smooth zoom and rotation as a bonus).
  • NEW: Image tools use all available CPU cores for processing.
  • NEW: Reloading image at higher resolution now reuses low res image first (Win7 only).
  • NEW: Printing tool allows image zoom adjustment (full-page borderless images are possible now).
  • NEW: File rename tool with pattern-based and script-based file renaming utility.
  • NEW: Improved error reporting mechanism to send detailed error and crash reports by e-mail.
  • NEW: All tools using scripts feature syntax coloring.
  • NEW: Support for Samsung raw files.
  • NEW: Select external editor application for raw photographs and normal images.
  • NEW: Ability to mirror images apart from rotating them in a rotate tool.
  • NEW: More Nikon EXIF metadata decoded.
  • NEW: Tag panels support tag grouping. Tags can be organized in logical groups; while editing tags new line opens new group of tags.
  • NEW: Tag filter to quickly find tags of interest and apply them to image.
  • NEW: Viewer tag panel is now docked in the window.
  • NEW: Quickly select only JPEGs, or only raw files to scan.
  • NEW: More UI elements are resizable now.
  • FIX: Timeline behavior fixes; added current time indicator.
  • FIX: TIFF library bug fixes.
  • FIX: Pentax DNG files decoding error.
  • FIX: Temporary image file backup would sometimes fail.
  • FIX: File sharing violations while changing tags or file information (especially over the network) are reduced.
  • FIX: Uninstaller was crashing in Windows XP.

Version 2.0 contains numerous small internal changes and fixes.


Version 1.0.12 (January 18, 2011)
  • FIX: Changing wallpaper wasn't permanent.
  • FIX: Sigma DP2 EXIF decoding fixes.
  • FIX: Fixed internal cache memory limit to stop running out of memory on systems with more than 2 GB of RAM.
  • FIX: Scrollbar's size in a light table.
  • Boost libraries updated to version 1.45.

Version 1.0.11 (April 25, 2010)
  • NEW: Multithreaded image scan plus various optimizations for improved loading and scanning speed.
  • FIX: Editing file info in non-admin account in Vista was failing to update image cache database.
  • FIX: Clearing cache file bug; exit ExifPro to have cache file deleted after marking it for deletion in advanced settings.
  • NEW: Sorting by file info columns has been implemented.
  • FIX: Failure to decode image thumbnail could result in endless retries hogging CPU time.
  • FIX: Clicking in filtering panel might have been ignored.
  • FIX: EXIF block was not visible after inserting GPS info with GISTEQ Photo Tracker.
  • Boost libraries updated to version 1.42.
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