Version (Store: 1.432.0.0) - 06/04/2021
  • SimpleJournal is now based on .NET 5.0.6
  • FIX: Background (default gray) works again
  • FIX: Download URLs can be opened again
  • FIX: SJ is now only started in the middle if it is possible to do so
  • Touch buttons can now be switched off in the settings
  • Touch buttons are now only shown if a touch screen is available
Version (Store: 1.430.0.0) 04/29/2021
  • SimpleJournal is now opensource, the code can be found here
  • NEW: Button for touch on/off added
  • About-dialog revised (Theming)!
  • Export-dialog revised (clearer settings + preview)
  • FIX: When exporting, the images now also have a white background!
  • Project structure revised!
  • SimpleJournal now starts in the centre of the screen by default!
Version (Store: 1.420.0.0) - 12/28/2020
  • Menu update to Fluent.Ribbon 8.0.3
  • FIX: Page bar no longer disappears when scrolling
  • NEW: Natural scrolling implemented (can be enabled in settings)
Version (Store: 1.401.0.0) - 12/15/2020
  • For "Fixed" (shapes), Undo/Redo now works
  • For "Solid" (Shapes) there are now new shapes: Triangles and Trapezoid
  • NEW: There is now a kooardinate system, they work analogous to shapes
    • There are 2 different variants: Only 2 axes or all 4 axes
  • FIX: Insert images works again!
  • FIX: When switching to another page, tools are now selected correctly again!
  • FIX: Update dialog is now displayed in the correct language and color!
Version (Store: 1.400.0.0) - 12/05/2020
  • Menu restructured
  • The changelog is now also adapted to the theme (dark mode)
  • NEW: There is now a tool that allows you to draw rectangles and circles more easily!
Version (Store: 1.390.0.0) - 12/01/2020
  • Menu Update to Fluent.Ribbon 8.0.2
  • Sidebar revised
  • NEW: There are now backgrounds that can be set in the settings!
Version (Store: 1.308.0.0) - 10/31/2020
  • Menu Update to Fluent.Ribbon 8.0.1
  • Paste image from clipboard is now integrated as QuickAccess button at the top of the menu
  • Settings dialog revised
  • There is a new setting that makes the window frame glow
    • Disabled by default, as this may degrade performance!
  • There is now an option to disable the touchscreen at startup (NOT IN THE STORE VERSION)
    • This can be useful if you work with a pen, for example!
  • Minor bug fixes (spelling mistakes, etc.)

  • With this update SimpleJournal finally leaves the BETA phase!
Version BETA3 (Store: 1.307.0.0) - 09/16/2020
  • Improvement when recognizing the current page (Fix)
  • QuickButton for adding an image integrated
Version BETA3 (Store: 1.306.0.0) - 09/12/2020
  • Improved recognition of the current page
  • Menu revised, there are now quick function buttons
  • Theming revised, in the settings you can now set an accent color and
  • this can also be displayed in the title bar
Version BETA3 (Store: 1.305.0.0) - 07/22/2020
  • An object is selected after insertion
  • Overlapping of several objects is now possible
  • Small bug fixes
  • Translation added
Version BETA3 (Store: 1.304.0.0) - 07/15/2020
  • Improved hint during insertion (Wording)!
  • Hint now also appears when inserting selected objects
  • Deleting selected objects now belongs as a change for saving
Version BETA3 (Store: 1.303.0.0) - 07/05/2020
  • SimpleJournal now has a Dark Mode!
  • Auswahlwerkzeug gefixt: Dort gibt es nun auch wieder Standard Farben
  • Selection tool fixed: There are now standard colors available again
  • When inserting objects there is now a hint that you have to click on any page
    any page at any position to place an object. But the message can be deactivated
  • Small GUI improvements
  • Wording revised
Version BETA3 (Store: 1.302.0.0) - 06/26/2020
  • For selected lines and shapes the size can now also be changed with the selection tool!
  • New option: Fit-To-Curve (edge smoothing of B├ęzier curves) can now be used!
  • Settings and setup dialog revised!
  • Backup dialog revised, the paths are now displayed completely!
  • About dialog revised: Release date is now displayed!
  • Minor bug and language improvements!
Version BETA3 (Store: 1.301.0.0) - 10/03/2019
  • In portrait mode SimpleJournal was bad to use because
    you couldn't scroll (improved)
  • Move, Undo and Repeat are now recognized as
    changes in the document.
Version BETA3 - 09/28/2019
  • AutoSave completely revised and improved!
  • AutoSave now works without problems for multiple instances of SimpleJournal.
  • AutoSave can now handle multiple backups
  • Backups can be restored to their original location
  • A journal can only be opened by one instance (i.e.
    a journal cannot be opened several times at the same time)
Version BETA2 - 09/22/2019
  • Bug-Fix: erasing is now also recognized as a change
  • Settings, About & Export dialog revised
  • NEW: AutoSave - Creates automatically every 5 minutes a backup.
    The time can be adjusted in the settings. and you can also disable AutoSave completely
  • Existing backups can be easily restored
Version BETA2 - 09/09/2019
  • Bug-Fix: Deleting objects works again!
  • Chequered and Lined Pages have been reworked fundamentally
  • A journal can now have different types of pages (lined, chequered)
  • Menu "Pages" reworked: More clearly arranged
  • Under each page you can now choose what type of page you would like to add
  • NEW: Under "Manage Pages" you can now move/delete/change the pages of the current document in a dialog
Version BETA2 - 05/19/2019
  • Recently saved documents are now saved at the top of the list of recently opened documents
  • TextMarker is now also considered when resetting pencils
  • Ruler improved: It is now also possible to draw dotted or dashed lines
  • Colors of strokes can be edited subsequently
  • Polygons can now be easily drawn with a new tool ( unlimited number of corners)
  • Smaller bug fixes
Version BETA2 - 04/22/2019
  • Improvement of user experience
  • Minor fixes
Version BETA2 - 04/13/2019
  • Improvement when enlarging images
  • Improved display of last opened documents
  • Recently opened documents can now be emptied
  • Improvement in shape recognition: Items that are not recognized are no longer deleted
Version BETA2 - 03/02/2019
  • Fixed bug with image moving
  • Fixed bug with image copying
  • Fixed help links
  • Fixed zoom (Thanks to Stefan E.)
  • Fixed undo/redo when moving objects
  • Replaced ribbon with Fluent Ribbon
  • Removed updater and replaced it with a new update dialog. You will be notified when there is a
    new update and you can download it directly, but you will have to install it yourself.
Version BETA2 - 01/29/2019
  • SimpleJournal is now available in English and German!
  • Fixed a search error
  • Fixed undo error
  • Revised export dialog
  • Minor bug and language improvements
Version BETA2 - 12/09/2018
  • Copy/paste of objects was improved
  • Problem with undo and ruler fixed
  • Problems with editing objects fixed: Objects don't disappear anymore
  • Problems with Sidebar improved: Sidebar now appears again (if it should)
  • Problems with the ruler improved: The ruler is now also applied to new pages
  • Design refinement: Icons, Back and Repeat buttons are now easier to achieve
  • Error in text analysis improved: Window closes again without error message
  • Focus at the input window is now on the TextBox, so that you can write it directly
  • Scrolling by touch/mouse at the side borders (by wiping up and down) implemented
  • Pasting of images, text, date now work analogous to pasting of copied objects from a document
Version BETA2 - 12/02/2018
  • Menu redesigned
  • Error when copying objects fixed
Version BETA2 - 12/02/2018
  • If you do not have an x64 operating system installed, do not install this update!
  • SimpleJournal has now finally switched to x64
  • Load dialog for loading larger files is now displayed
  • Copied elements will not be inserted on a new page anymore if you've pasted them and if you select the ruler on the next page
  • Copy & Paste improved: If you had selected the ruler and clicked the Paste button but didn't paste anything yet, then the elements
    from the clipboard were pasted
  • Inserted objects can now easily be deleted from the sidebar
  • Settings improved: When the settings dialog was closed, the highlighter was always selected
  • ENTF-Key for objects now works correctly, the objects now disappear from the sidebar
  • About dialog and setup assistant improved/extended
  • NEW: Objects (images, shapes and text) can now be edited in the sidebar
Version - 11/25/2018
  • Export dialog revised
  • Copy and paste of selected objects is now possible
  • SimpleJournal has been rebuilt to the x64 architecture to handle more data
Version - 11/21/2018
  • Settings revised again
  • Shape recognition improved
  • Fixed a bug when deleting with the X, objects now disappear from the sidebar
  • Error from last update fixed
Version - 11/18/2018
  • Settings revised
  • It can be configured that the object bar does not appear automatically
  • The contact pressure can now be switched off/on
  • Setup Assitant integrated
  • Bug fixes: eraser works correctly again
Version - 10/21/2018
  • Fixed crash when inserting an image from clipboard
  • Unhandled errors no longer cause the program to crash
  • It is now possible to reset the pens to the default values
Version - 10/17/2018
  • "Delete pages" error now finally fixed
  • Fixed bug when inserting pages between other pages
  • "Would you like to save before exiting" dialog improved
  • The current old versions are no longer available for download because they contained too critical bugs!
Version - 10/16/2018 (POSSIBLE DATA LOSS)
  • "Delete pages" error fixed (Still faulty!)
  • Fixed error message when launching a file directly
  • Problem which crashed the program when inserting an image from the clipboard is solved
  • "Would you like to save before exiting" dialog improved
  • Pen selection fixed: After inserting a picture, you first had to select Select and then select the pen again to use the pen
  • You can now also move strokes together with shapes
Version - 10/16/2018 (POSSIBLE DATA LOSS)
  • Delete pages" error fixed (Still faulty!)
  • Zoom factor is now saved and applied at startup
  • Bug fix: If you have selected the ruler, then changed the color and then selected the ruler again, it does not work
  • Toolbar improved: There are now 4 pens, each saving its settings
  • Spelling mistakes improved
Version - 10/09/2018 (POSSIBLE DATA LOSS)

This version is not available as an update for older versions due to
fundamental changes. For a new version, you must install the Setup from here
  • Marked areas can now be erased (Toolbar)
  • Update system significantly improved!
Version - 10/02/2018 (POSSIBLE DATA LOSS)
  • Toolbar redesigned: Highlighter (size), arrangement, etc.
  • "Clear page" now works correctly
  • Text analyzer improved: opens faster (now running in background)
  • Feedback implemented
Version - 09/17/2018 (POSSIBLE DATA LOSS)
  • The zoom factor is now displayed
  • It's now easier to clear pages
  • Undo/Redo
  • The names of the shapes are now displayed from triangle up to hexagon.
Version - 09/12/2018 (POSSIBLE DATA LOSS)
  • New color selection dialog
Version - 09/09/2018 (POSSIBLE DATA LOSS)
  • Zoom enhanced: When scrolling between pages, the zoom factor is now also taken into account
  • Die Makierung von Polygonen, also z.B. das Trapez wurde nun verbessert, sodass nun die Makierung
    nur noch die Mindestgröße hat, die es für das Element braucht.
  • Sicherheitsabfrage, ob man eine Seite löschen möchte
Version - 09/09/2018 (POSSIBLE DATA LOSS)
  • Pages can now be added to arbitrary locations
  • Pages can now be deleted
  • Selected areas can now be transformed into a form
  • "Show objects" fixed
Version - 09/08/2018 (POSSIBLE DATA LOSS)
  • Sidebar implemented for the objects(opens when objects are selected)
  • Icons exchanged for license-free icons
  • About upgraded: Entries are now complete and correct
  • Automatic determination of which page is the most current implemented:
    For example, if you scroll to page two and then insert an image, it will also be inserted there.
  • Page display implemented
Version - 09/08/2018 (POSSIBLE DATA LOSS)
  • Save and Save As fixed -> Should now work reliably
  • Errors are now displayed to the user during saving and loading (Silence is not golden!)
  • Text marker improved further
  • Stefan E. added to About
  • Smaller bugfixes
Version - 09/04/2018 (POSSIBLE DATA LOSS)
  • Highlighter improved
    • Changed default color to yellow
    • Changed size of highlighter
    • Color will be saved
  • Search improved: Marks texts in which the word occurs.
  • Text recognition
    • Line breaks improved
    • Now gives a message if no results were found
  • Toolbar revised (New icons)
  • Format "ruled" added
Version - 09/04/2018 (POSSIBLE DATA LOSS)
  • Zoom integrated
  • Search integrated: The search marks the found result on all pages
Version - 09/03/2018 (POSSIBLE DATA LOSS)
  • Improvement of text recognition
  • About improved
    • Automatic version recognition
    • Added Daniel S.
  • Changelog added
Version - 09/02/2018 (POSSIBLE DATA LOSS)
  • First release
  • Updater integrated
  • Text recognition implemented
  • Save & Save As improved