EasyCrop Change Log

Version 2.6.1 (June 5, 2014)
  • Added Quick Look support.
Version 2.6 (August 22, 2013)
  • EasyCrop is now a 64-bit app and requires Mac OS X 10.7 (Lion) or later
  • Improved toolbar
  • Show/Hide Info has been moved from the Tools menu to the View menu
Version 2.5.9 (March 15, 2013)
  • Added Share button to the toolbar (this feature requires Mountain Lion).
Version 2.5.8 (November 9, 2012)
  • Fixed a bug introduced in the last version which prevented the output size from being set precisely.
Version 2.5.7 (August 28, 2012)
  • Fixed an issue where certain JPEG files can get loaded incorrectly.
  • Fixed several issues when running on MacBook Pro with Retina Display.
  • Removed the obsolete thumbnail icon option.
Version 2.5.6 (August 21, 2012)
  • Fixed an issue where the output image is double sized on MacBook Pro with Retina Display.
Version 2.5.5 (July 27, 2012)
  • Signed with Developer ID for Mountain Lion Gatekeeper compatibility.
Version 2.5.4 (July 10, 2012)
  • Updated to work on Mountain Lion. Now requires OS X 10.6 or later.
Version 2.5.3 (January 11, 2012)
  • Improved parameter checking and error messages.
  • Improved undo behavior for File Size Limit and Quality fields.
Version 2.5.2 (September 12, 2011)
  • Fixed an issue where preference changes don't take effect immediately (on Lion).
  • Implemented a workaround for a possible Lion Finder bug which prevented a second drag from EasyCrop with a previously used filename.
Version 2.5.1 (February 17, 2011)
  • Fixed a bug where image is not properly sharpened in some situations.
Version 2.5 (September 20, 2010)
  • Added support for metadata preservation for TIFF output.
  • Added option to preserve EXIF + IPTC information for JPEG output.
Version 2.4.6 (April 27, 2010)
  • Fixed an issue that affected a small number of users -- some textfields appeared enabled but would not respond to input.
Version 2.4.5 (March 29, 2010)
  • Fixed an issue where the width and height textfields can sometimes be incorrectly disabled until the crop selection changes.
  • Improved performance in some situations.
Version 2.4.4 (October 7, 2009)
  • Fixed an issue with the Open Recent menu on Snow Leopard.
Version 2.4.3 (September 15, 2009)
  • Now works correctly on Snow Leopard.
Version 2.4.2 (July 6, 2009)
  • Fixed a bug where rotation was not properly reset when opening a new image.
Version 2.4.1 (June 4, 2009)
  • Fixed a number of small user interface bugs caused by the last update (sorry!).
  • Adhoc custom ratio and size constraints are now remembered across restarts.
Version 2.4 (May 26, 2009)
  • Added the ability to undo and redo operations.
Version 2.3 (January 15, 2009)
  • Added a Photo Browser to make it easy to select images from your iPhoto library without opening iPhoto.
Version 2.2.7 (July 2, 2008)
  • Fixed a bug where two menu items had conflicting keyboard shortcuts.
Version 2.2.6 (April 18, 2008)
  • EasyCrop is now able to open CMYK images correctly.
Version 2.2.5 (March 6, 2008)
  • Implemented a workaround to make drag-and-drop from Photo Booth work.
Version 2.2.4 (November 14, 2007)
  • Fixed a bug that affected PowerPC Macs running Leopard: under some conditions, nothing would show up in the output area when the entire image is selected.
Version 2.2.3 (November 7, 2007)
  • Fixed a few user interface glitches when running on Leopard.
  • EasyCrop now requires Mac OS X 10.4 or later.
Version 2.2.2 (October 18, 2007)
  • Updated the in-app purchasing framework to work on Mac OS X 10.5 (Leopard)
Version 2.2.1 (September 17, 2007)
  • Fixed a bug where certain TIFF files would show up as having much smaller pixel dimensions.
  • Added the Sparkle software update framework.
Version 2.2 (July 9, 2007)
  • Filename field now stretches with the window.
  • Selected File Format and Constraint Preset are now remembered across restarts.
Version 2.1.7 (June 1, 2007)
  • Added View menu.
  • Moved Show/Hide Toolbar and Customize Toolbar to View menu.
  • Added Show/Hide Destination Drawer to View menu.
Version 2.1.6 (March 13, 2007)
  • Fixed an issue where cropped screenshots can sometimes appear slightly blurry.
Version 2.1.5 (February 6, 2007)
  • Added ability to copy output image to clipboard. This can be invoked from the Edit menu, the output image contextual menu or the toolbar.
Version 2.1.4 (December 13, 2006)
  • EasyCrop can now run on system without the QuartzCore framework (QuartzCore is still required for the sharpen function). Previously, on systems without this framework, EasyCrop would quit immediately on launch.
Version 2.1.3 (November 29, 2006)
  • Fixed a bug where Timed Capture was causing crashes on Intel Macs.
Version 2.1.2 (October 17, 2006)
  • Added GIF as an output format.
  • Changed TIFF output file extension from ".tiff" to the more standard ".tif"
Version 2.1.1 (September 15, 2006)
  • Added finer-grained control over border thickness.
  • Fixed a user interface glitch when border setting is changed.
  • Turning the border on/off can now be done in the Option menu or using a keyboard shortcut.
Version 2.1 (August 15, 2006)
  • Added Sharpening option (requires Mac OS X 10.4).
Version 2.0.1 (July 28, 2006)
  • Fixed a visual user-interface glitch (on previous version, the output view can sometime become off-centered).
Version 2.0 (April 25, 2006)
  • EasyCrop is now a Universal Binary.
Version 1.9.2 (January 5, 2006)
  • When saving with Cmd-S (or from the menu), EasyCrop now shows a message when it is unable to keep the file size under the set limit (previously it would fail silently).
Version 1.9.1 (December 2, 2005)
  • Improved Constraint Manager: added a Duplicate button for easily duplicating settings.
Version 1.9 (November 10, 2005)
  • Added Constraint Manager. You can now add your own size and ratio settings. Create separate settings for mail, blog etc.
Version 1.8.4 (October 25, 2005)
  • Rearranged the menus to make it more consistent with other Mac OS X applications.
  • Improved menu items so they are enabled only when the actions are valid.
  • Added web-based Help (useful on OS X 10.3 where the buggy Help Viewer sometimes display a blank page).
Version 1.8.3 (July 28, 2005)
  • Fixed a minor visual glitch - when the entire source image is selected using Select All, the lower-left used to be missing.
Version 1.8.2 (May 27, 2005)
  • Fixed a bug where EasyCrop could crash when taking screenshots with Preserve EXIF enabled.
  • Dropping files on EasyCrop's Dock icon now works correctly on OS X 10.4 Tiger.
Version 1.8.1 (May 6, 2005)
  • Fixed a bug where the output view would intermittently stop updating while running on OS X 10.4 Tiger
Version 1.8 (May 6, 2005)
  • Made fully compatible with OS X 10.4 Tiger.
Version 1.7.3 (April 5, 2005)
  • When using Save-as from the File menu, replacing an existing file of the same name now works correctly.
Version 1.7.2 (January 11, 2005)
  • Fixed a bug where an image file with bad EXIF thumbnail can cause EasyCrop to hang.
Version 1.7.1 (January 4, 2005)
  • Fixed a bug introduced in 1.7 - the Save Toolbar item was always disabled.
Version 1.7 (January 4, 2005)
  • Added option to preserve EXIF information (EXIF contains information from your digital camera like timestamp, exposure etc) in the cropped image.
  • Added Get Info to view EXIF information.
Version 1.6.5 (October 19, 2004)
  • New icons (toolbar and buttons) by Tom Owen, visit (www.itom.co.nr) for more.
Version 1.6.4 (September 18, 2004)
  • Fixed a bug where EasyCrop erroneously reports registered copies as demos.
Version 1.6.3 (August 17, 2004)
  • Added screen capture actions to the toolbar
  • Added "Show Toolbar" and "Customize Toolbar..." to the Window menu
  • Made Send-To menu item labels more descriptive
  • Sending to a folder destination now opens the file dialog box
  • Added lots of error checking to the registration window to make it much harder to make a mistake while entering registration information.
Version 1.6.2 (July 2, 2004)
  • Added contextual menu to the output view.
  • Added integration with FileChute.
  • Added double-click action (user-configurable) to output view.
  • Numerous small user interface enhancements.
Version 1.6.1 (June 1, 2004)
  • In previous versions, some apps (e.g. Microsoft Entourage) cannot be added to the Destination Drawer. This issue has been resolved.
  • Added "Send To" sub-menu in File. This allows quick and convenient keyboard access to the apps in the Destination Drawer.
Version 1.6 (May 10, 2004)
  • The built-in screen capture tool now captures the cursor too.
  • Improved preference panel.
Version 1.5.9 (Apr 14, 2004)
  • Added screen capture actions to the EasyCrop Dock menu.
Version 1.5.8 (Feb 25, 2004)
  • Auto-version checking is made optional and set to off by default
Version 1.5.7 (Jan 27, 2004)
  • Improved Limit File Size feature - now faster and more accurate.
  • Hide progress indicator when stopped.
Version 1.5.6 (Dec 29, 2003)
  • Improved live preview performance
  • Improved cursors and cursor behavior
Version 1.5.5 (Dec 16, 2003)
  • Added percentage field next to the scaling slider. This makes it much easier to set the exact scaling factor.
Version 1.5.4 (Nov 29, 2003)
  • Added one-button integration with EasyFrame.
Version 1.5.3 (Nov 11, 2003)
  • Window Capture behavior was different under Panther, now made consistent with the behavior under Jaguar.
Version 1.5.2 (Oct 24, 2003)
  • Added ability to desaturate (make grayscale).
  • Improved some toolbar icons.
Version 1.5.1
  • Added toolbar - accessing EasyCrop's features are now easier than ever! Like all Cocoa apps, the toolbar is fully customizable so you can make it just the way you like it.
Version 1.5.0
  • Added destinations drawer - makes dragging output image to other apps or folder even more convenient than before!
Version 1.4.2
  • Added ability to constrain output image dimensions - EasyCrop now makes it easier than ever to prepare images for weblogs etc.
  • Added "Recent Documents" menu
  • Added "Revert" menu item
Version 1.4.1
  • Added "extended cross-hair" option. Extended cross-hair takes the guess work out of cropping.
Version 1.4
  • Added horizontal and vertical flip.
  • Added "Close Image" to the File menu.
  • Fixed a bug where the right edge of "thin border" is slightly thicker than the other edges.
Version 1.3.2
  • Added option to select between brush metal and Aqua look - you now have the power to choose!
  • Fixed a bug where resizing the window can cause the preview window to "gray out".
  • Fixed a bug where aspect ratio contraint is broken when the crop box is stretch beyond the boundary.
Version 1.3.1
  • Added option to hide output file extension
  • Fixed a bug that causes the top or right edge to appear colored
Version 1.3:
  • Added scroll-wheel support (for scaling, JPEG quality and more). We like this, hope you do too!
  • Added file size limit option.
  • Images can now be scaled all the way down to 10 pixels by 10 pixels.
  • Improved user interface.
  • Fixed: Border is back. Broke it in the last release. Sorry!
Version 1.2.8:
  • Smoother scaling is now an option.
  • New Options menu makes changing options even easier than before.
  • Added Timed Screen Capture.
  • Fixed a bug where some files appear to be loaded at lower dimensions than they really are.
Version 1.2.7:
  • Added Save-As from menu.
  • Copy now copies the temporary filename to the clipboard too. This means you can Paste into a textfield -- great for in-browser uploading!
  • EasyCrop now hides itself when performing screen captures.
  • Fixed a rotation constraint bug.
Version 1.2.6:
  • Screen capture directly from within EasyCrop (requires Mac OS X 10.2 or later).
  • Improved menus.
  • Automatically checks for updates.
  • Improved help.
Version 1.2.5:
  • Added scrollable preview.
  • Added fine adjustments for rotation.
  • Added support for dragging images directly from web browsers into EasyCrop.
  • Added support for copy and paste.
  • Fixed bug where EasyCrop appear to stop responding under unusual scenarios.
Version 1.2.4:
  • estimated file size now take the thumbnail into account
  • close button now hides the application
  • set exact JPEG compression factor
  • compression factor is now preserved across invocations
Version 1.2.2:
  • set exact image dimensions
  • keyboard fine adjustments to crop box placement
  • fractional aspect ratio
  • rotate buttons are back
  • fixed problem with window resizing