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iA Writer 5.0.1 – Professional writing suite (was iA Writer Pro).

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iA Writer 5.0.1

iA Writer (was iA Writer Pro) is a professional writing suite that gives you full control over your notes, drafts and edits.

  • Workflow: Note – Write – Edit – Read. Each stage has a task-specific typeface and color.
  • Syntax Control scans the syntax of English, French, German, Italian, and Spanish text and highlights your adjectives, nouns, verbs, adverbs, prepositions or conjunctions.
  • Precision Writing Tools
    • Auto Markdown formats text on-screen — your hands stay on the keyboard
    • Syntax Control introduces syntactic markup for natural language text. It covers English, French, German, Italian, and Spanish. Patent pending.
    • Convert Markdown to Microsoft Word 2007 .docx, and back again
Features
  • Workflow states
  • Custom typefaces, carefully set for optimal readability
  • In-app preview
  • Reading time, plus sentence, word, and character count
  • Real-time iCloud sync
  • Ready for retina displays
  • Full screen


WHAT’S NEW

Version 5.0.1:

Added Organizer
  • Quickly access your Library Locations and Favorites (folders and files) in Organizer
  • Drag and drop folders from Finder to add them as Library Locations
  • Drag and drop folders and files from within Library to save them as Favorites
  • Drag and drop to reorder Library Locations and Favorites
  • Favorites get automatic keyboard shortcuts in the new Go menu
Select Multiple Files:
  • Shift-Click to select a contiguous range
  • Command-Click to select multiple arbitrary files
  • Multiple files can be moved to another folder or added to a document as content blocks
Navigation:
  • Library remembers navigation history
  • Use familiar navigation keys in title bar to go back and forward
  • Click and hold navigation keys to access navigation history
  • Filter in Library finds files in only the currently visible folder
  • Change sort order of Filter in Library
Free Candy:
  • Switch to dark app icon in General preferences
  • Added task stats
  • Use Control-Tab and Control-Shift-Tab to switch between Organizer, File Browser, and Editor without taking your hands off keyboard
  • Upgraded advanced search syntax with more flexible queries
  • Added stats toolbar (access in contextual menu or View > Toolbar)
  • Improved word and sentence count accuracy
  • Added French, Spanish, Italian, Portuguese, and Chinese localizations
Fixed issues:
  • Images could not be dropped into Library from Safari, Photos
  • App could freeze while showing folders with a large amount of images
  • App could freeze while removing large Library Locations
  • Multiple content blocks dropped onto Editor were inserted in reverse order
  • Tabs were always visible in full screen
  • Cursor position could be lost when enabling syntax control
  • Some text failed to draw correctly after undoing some text editing commands


REQUIREMENTS

OS X 10.11 or later, 64-bit processor


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