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- Graphic Workshop
Professional 12 Revision 11 (new
- Alpha Paint 12
Revision 3 (second
- The Ultimate Screen
Clock 12 Revision 3 (second
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Professional 12 Revision 11
Graphic Workshop Professional 12 has been
In this release:
The PNG reader in Graphic Workshop and its ancillary
applications has been updated to correctly handle
interlaced PNG graphics with slightly funky code
structures... of which there appear to be a substantial
number. This is not a security issue, but it will
prevent the occasional PNG from looking like a sand
The PNG reader has also experienced a noticeable speed
The Graphic Workshop Rename window now includes a
thumbnail of the graphic you've right-clicked on or the
first graphic in a selected batch to visually confirm
what you're about to change the name of.
- Print: The
Graphic Workshop Print window now includes a thumbnail
of the graphic you've right-clicked on or the first
graphic in a selected batch to visually confirm what
you're about to render as hard copy.
- MP3: A
bug that caused the status display to misbehave when
MP3 documents were written by Graphic Workshop has
been disabused of its bad attitude.
- Audio: A
bug in the audio visualization logic, that created
waveform plots of sound documents, has been addressed.
Editor: The Graphic Workshop Icon Editor
UltraLight application has has a number of issues
addressed. Its Eyedropper tool now correctly works with
the first row of pixels in a graphic. Ctrl-A now
reliably selects an entire document. An issue that
caused the alpha masks of transformed image fragments to
display incorrectly in some cases is history. A bug that
crashed the Resize window has been stomped. A Windows problem
that caused a number of unpredictable behaviors when
objects were drawn or dragged to the outermost column
or row of pixels in a graphic under some
configurations of Windows has been dealt with.
The Filters window in Graphic Workshop and e-Paint
UltraLight has been updated to address a number of
The Gradient section window that turns up in various
places in Graphic Workshop and its ancillary
applications has been updated to address a problem that
prevented the center coordinates of a gradient from
being set to negative values under some configurations
UltraLight: A bug in the tool palette window of
e-Paint UltraLight that caused only the right half of
examples brushes to be displayed has been addressed.
If you haven't experienced Graphic Workshop
Professional 12 as yet, please see its initial release announcement
for a list of all its new and enhanced functionality.
Click on the blue
button to download Graphic Workshop Professional 12.
If you have registered or upgraded
a registration for Graphic Workshop Professional 11,
we invite you to upgrade to Graphic
Workshop Professional 12 for half the
single-user license price.
Click on the blue button below to visit the
The graphic of the woman with a
digital camera is by Kurhan and is used under license
Alpha Paint 12 Revision
Alpha Paint 12 has been updated.
In this release:
Tool: A bug that prevented the Eyedropper tool
from referencing pixels in the first horizontal line of
some graphics has been addressed.
Ctrl-A now correctly selects an entire graphic.
- Spray Can
Tool: The tool palette now displays a preview
image for the Spray Can tool.
A bug that could cause Alpha Paint's alpha masks to
display incorrectly after using one of the Transform
functions has been stomped.
A bug that could crash Alpha Paint after invoking the
Resize function under some configurations of Windows is
Domain: A Windows problem that caused a number of
unpredictable behaviors when objects were drawn or
dragged to the outermost column or row of pixels in a
graphic under some configurations of Windows has been
a number of GDI and performance issues that software
developers never really stop meddling with.
Updates the documentation.
Click on the blue button to download Alpha Paint 12.
If you have registered or upgraded a
registration for Alpha Paint 11, we invite you to upgrade
to Alpha Paint 12 for half the single-user
The banner graphic above, a detail
from a picture by xoox xooxman, is used under license
The Ultimate Screen
Clock 12 Revision 3
The Ultimate Screen Clock 12 has been updated.
In this release:
Clock Style: An issue has turned up in the Select
Clock Style window in which scrolling past the Font
clock item could destabilize or crash The Ultimate
Screen Clock under some configurations of Windows. It
has been dispatched to an alternate universe.
From the previous release:
Security: The Ultimate Screen Clock's Turbo JPEG
library has been updated to the latest releases to
address some security and image quality issues.
We'd like to urge all users of The Ultimate Screen Clock
to update to this release as quickly as possible.
Keeping The Ultimate Screen Clock's JPEG readers up to
date and secure being a substantial bulwark against the
barbarian hoards, you can now check the TurboJPEG
library's version in The Ultimate Screen Clock
right-click → About → Credits window, right at the
bottom of the scroll list. The current one is 2.1.3.
- Netherworld: This release of The
Ultimate Screen Clock includes the digital and analog
Netherworld clock styles, which are seriously dark and
goth and infernal and the stuff of legend. They come in
multiple sizes and colors — the digital Netherworld styles are
available with and without a bezel and with an
optional spooky digital dissolve.
The example above arguably fails to do it justice —
click on it for a larger clock. We should also point out
that this graphic is an animation, not actual software.
It's decidedly unlikely that it's displaying the correct
We hasten to add that most of the variations for the
Netherworld style are available in the extra styles
library for The Ultimate Screen Clock. Be sure to
download and install it for the total Netherworld
Clock Style: The Select Clock Style windows in The
Ultimate Screen Clock have been updated to make them
Analog Styles: A bug that caused a number of the
smaller analog clock styles to be displayed with damaged
graphics has been ruthlessly stomped.
Engine: The clock rendering engine has been
updated to improve the appearance of outlined straight
Click on the blue button to download The Ultimate Screen
If you have registered or upgraded a
registration for The Ultimate Screen Clock 11, we invite
you to upgrade to The Ultimate Screen Clock 12
for half the single-user license price.
The deck watch graphic at the
beginning of this section is by Volodymyr Horbovyy,
licensed through Alamy Ltd
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