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 ====== MagicPlot Release Notes ====== ====== MagicPlot Release Notes ======
  
-**Note:** Plotvisor ​release ​notes were moved: [[plotvisor:release_notes]].+==== MagicPlot 2.9, Major update, July 19, 2019 ==== 
 + 
 +See also: [[relnotes:​notes29]] 
 + 
 +Starting with this release MagicPlot application executable is digitally signed by the developer. Note that in Mac OS build of MagicPlot the company name is displayed as '​MEDZHIKPLOT SISTEMS, OOO' instead of '​Magicplot Systems, LLC' due to transliteration issues. 
 + 
 +MagicPlot nor more uses '​public'​ Java Runtime installed in the Windows and Mac OS X operating system. Java Runtime Environment (v. 12 or later) is now bundled with the executable. 
 + 
 +  ​ ​0000428:​ [Fitting] ​ Individual fit interval was not set from data range for guessed curves 
 +  ​ ​0000424[Plots] ​ Y ticks and labels on the bottom disappear is axes box is dragged up and the top border is outside the screen  
 +  ​ ​0000330:​ [Drawing] ​ Group/​ungroup operation is too slow if the group contains many items 
 +  ​ ​0000421:​ [Plots] ​ Right alignment and repositioning of numeric labels of colormap palette does not work 
 +  *  0000420: [Plots] ​ Left/right axis labels left/right alignment (the opposite to the default one) is broken in export and is not saved in project 
 +  *  0000402: [Other] ​ Cannot put a fit curve to the end of fit curves list in some circumstances 
 +  *  0000419: [Other] ​ Cannot Cut curves from Fit Plot in Curves table (but cutting from plot area works) 
 +  *  0000418: [Table] ​ Descriptive Statistics toolbar and Quick View toolbar are not updated after adding/​deleting a column in a table 
 +  *  0000391: [Other] ​ Export Curves as Table dialog: setting the rows count does not work in some cases 
 +  *  0000381: [Other] ​ Project tree keyboard shortcuts: Enter to open selected 
 +  *  0000403: [Plots] ​ Fit curve legend (style image) disappears when applying figure template with markers only. 
 +  *  0000360: [Other] ​ License info is not saved and no error message appears 
 +  *  0000406: [Plots] ​ Drawings disappear after grouping 
 +  *  0000197: [Plots] ​ Best scale zoom does not take error bars into account 
 +  *  0000146: [Drawing] ​ If rectangle rotated 90 degrees, scaling works awkwardly 
 +  *  0000352: [Plots] ​ Ignore <= 0 values in log scale auto-scale zoom (best view) 
 +  *  0000362: [Drawing] ​ Negative-width lines/​arrows are not drawn on screen depending on the scale 
 +  *  0000365: [Plots] ​ Manual increment for major ticks does not work if Multiplier is set 
 +  *  0000401: [Drawing] ​ Changing drawing line ending causes double history command 
 +  *  0000379: [Plots] ​ Fix scientific notation format in colormap legend 
 +  *  0000393: [Other] ​ Curve style dialog opens outside of the screen 
 +  *  0000396: [Other] ​ Fit Plot from just imported table is incorrectly named "​B-Baseline"​ 
 +  *  0000369: [Other] ​ Different operation when drag and dropping files on the tree and on the desktop pane 
 +  *  0000383: [Plots] ​ Implement Mac OS Retina and Windows HiRes mode for plots rendering 
 +  *  0000377: [Drawing] ​ Increase line sticking to vertical/​horizontal 
 +  *  0000375: [Other] ​ Inactive project window annoyingly blinks when autosaving 
 +  *  0000361: [Plots] ​ Printed figure is corrupted: scale error 
 + 
 + 
 +==== MagicPlot 2.8.2, Minor update, December 18, 2018 ==== 
 + 
 +  *  0000341: [Other] ​ Add hotkeys for tabs (internal windows) navigation: Ctrl+[ and Ctrl+], Ctrl+1...9 (with Cmd on Mac) 
 +  *  0000229: [General] ​ Please make Action: closing active window within MagicPlot with a shortcut, e.g. Ctr+W 
 +  *  0000319: [Other] ​ Shortcut <Ctrl + C>, i.e. copy command, often does not work 
 +  *  0000345: [Batch Processing] ​ Enable '​skip'​ checkbox for Template FitPlot in Fit Series dialog 
 +  *  0000316: [Other] ​ Collapse all won't work on 2.8 
 +  *  0000320: [Plots] ​ Color map properties: Column X does not work in some circumstances 
 +  *  0000321: [Plots] ​ Error bars color: when marker and line is off, the color button is active but it does not work  
 +  *  0000326: [Table] ​ Table transpose works incorrectly for text columns 
 +  *  0000334: [Other] ​ Long task may be run when another long task is running in ProgressDialog 
 +  *  0000315: [Other] ​ Error on saving if project file in Dropbox folder 
 +  *  0000329: [Drawing] ​ When drag (rectangle) selecting, the group parts can be selected separately 
 +  *  0000336: [Other] ​ Source data of evaluators in other Tables or Fit Plots is not copied (batch fitting summary, correlation,​ fft)  
 +  *  0000337: [Drawing] ​ Grouped items are copy-pasted with an illegal shift in the same canvas 
 +  *  0000344: [Other] ​ Context menu is not opened if cyclic dependency appears 
 +  *  0000346: [Other] ​ Old-style links to DataCurve in FitPlot need to be replaced by clones on old project files reading 
 +  *  0000340: [Plots] ​ Don't round values of plot data in the status bar  
 + 
 + 
 +==== MagicPlot 2.8.1, Bug fixing ​release, September 06, 2018 ==== 
 + 
 +  * 0000314: [Other] ​ Add feedback in case of JVM crash on font file opening or rendering (font name in thread name) 
 +  * 0000313: ​[Table] ​ RegressionTable transpose does not work in some cases 
 +  * 0000312: [Plots ​Multi-axes plots created in previous versions are displayed incorrectly in some cases (curves are mixed-up between axes) 
 +  * Other minor fixes 
 + 
 +==== MagicPlot 2.8, Major update, August 31, 2018 ==== 
 + 
 +See also: [[relnotes:​notes28]
 + 
 +  * **Added: 0000049: [Other] ​ Full-functional project tree with nested folders and copy-paste support:​** 
 +    * 0000215: [General] ​ Move up/down items in the project tree 
 +    * 0000047: [Plots] ​ Fix copy/paste restriction:​ only components of one type (curves or drawings) can be copied 
 +    * 0000069: [Drawing] ​ Add capability to copy axes box with all contents 
 +    * 0000059: [Other] ​ Add project merging (add one to another) -- via copy/​paste 
 +  *  Added: 0000058: [Other] ​ Project autosaving 
 +  *  Added: 0000024: [Drawing] ​ Drawn objects grouping 
 +  *  Added: 0000241: [Plots] ​ Implement changing table in data curve dialog  
 +  *  Added: 0000106: [Plots] ​ Add multi-column in legend 
 +  *  Added: 0000017: [Drawing] ​ Creating empty Figure without axes boxes or deleting the rest axes box 
 +    
 +  * Improved: 0000244: [Plots] ​ Optimize colormap drawing 
 +  * Improved: 0000225: [Other] ​ Add symbol <Planck constant with bar> to the math symbol table  
 +  * Improved: 0000282: [Other] ​ Leave project file opened for cloud services work  
 +  * Improved: 0000193: [Plots] ​ Add warning about doubled values in x/y column of color map plot 
 +  * Improved: 0000284: [Plots] ​ Rename (clarify) properties context menu items 
 +  * Improved: 0000023: [Drawing] ​ Improved drawing objects sticking algorithm: all other objects are checked 
 +  * Improved: 0000298: [Fitting] ​ Add more max iterations in the drop-down menu in Preferences  
 +    
 +  *  Fixed: 0000223: [Plots] ​ Adding of fitted data as Fit Sum to the main graph produces Thickness-2 roughly dashed line 
 +  *  Fixed: 0000222: [Plots] ​ When Fill "To X-Axis"​ is applied to data shifted by waterfall result is not correct 
 +  *  Fixed: 0000232: [Plots] ​ Waterfall shift values are mistakenly copied when creating Fit Plot from Figure with waterfall 
 +  *  Fixed: 0000202: [Other] ​ Table and tree rows height is broken for HiDPI on Windows 
 +  *  Fixed: 0000295: [Import] ​ UTF BOM chars are not ignored on the beginning of the imported file  
 +  *  Fixed: 0000299: [Import] ​ NaN text is not recognized as a number in import and the column becomes text column  
 +  *  Fixed: 0000294: [Import] ​ Disable empty lines skipping on import and pasting  
 +  *  Fixed: 0000296: [Plots] ​ ColorMap is not replotted when x/y column data is changed 
 +  *  Fixed: 0000304: [Plots] ​ Incorrect warning "Y column has missing points at the beginning"​ in Color Map Properties dialog  
 +  *  Fixed: 0000281: [Plots] ​ ColorMap legend (colorbar) is not scaled with all image when changing the canvas size 
 +  *  Fixed: 0000219: [Other] ​ Adding a new table puts it randomly, either in the selected folder or in a new folder 
 +  *  Fixed: 0000050: [Other] ​ Print/​Export Images in Project context menu and Ctrl+E, Ctrl+P must print all selected, not the one 
 +  *  Fixed: 0000289: [General] ​ Out of memory error when dropping big project file on Figure canvas (tries to treat it as an image first) 
 + 
 +==== MagicPlot 2.7.2, Bug fixing release, September 18, 2016 ==== 
 + 
 +  * Fixed: 0000210: [Plots] Regress in 2.7.1: Negative minor ticks are not displayed in some cases. 
 +  * Fixed: 0000206: [Other] Project Tree does not update after opening a project that does not exist. 
 + 
 +==== MagicPlot 2.7.1, Bug fixing release, September 9, 2016 ==== 
 + 
 +  * Fixed: 0000203: [Plots] Minor ticks count in Log scale cannot be set correctly. 
 +  * Fixed: 0000198: [Other] 'Add & Arrange Axes' dialog box is opened under '​Figure Preferences'​ dialog in some cases. 
 +  * Fixed: 0000117: [Image Export] White rectangle is created over the canvas in EPS when opening in selected applications (TeX's epstopdf converter was affected). 
 +  * Fixed: 0000205: [Plots] Manual Increment entered is not multiplied by Multiplier. 
 + 
 +==== MagicPlot 2.7, Major update, June 29, 2016 ==== 
 + 
 +[[relnotes:​notes27]]
  
-==== MagicPlot 2.7, Major update, June 29 2016 ==== 
 === Notes === === Notes ===
    * MagicPlot 2.6 release was skipped.    * MagicPlot 2.6 release was skipped.
-   ​* ​Development ​was slow in 2014 and resumed in 2015; Plotvisor 2.0 application was [[plotvisor:​release_notes|released]] in Oct 2015. +   ​* ​The development ​was slow in 2014 and resumed in 2015; Plotvisor 2.0 application was [[plotvisor:​release_notes|released]] in Oct 2015. 
-   * Java 7 or later is required. +   * Java 7 or later is now required ​on Windows and Linux/Unix, Java 8 or later on Mac OS
-   * MagicPlot Pro 2.5.x license is valid for v. 2.7 (free update for current users).+   ​* ​The MagicPlot Pro 2.5.x license is valid for v. 2.7.x (it is a free update for current users).
  
 === Changes === === Changes ===
-  * **Added: Color map plots (aka surface plot / heat map / 2D plots): non-uniform matrix support, interpolation support, Pro edition only [0000002].**+  * **Added: Color map plots (aka surface plot / heat map / 2D plots): non-uniform matrix support, interpolation support, Pro edition only [0000002].** ​See also: [[colormap|Manual topic on Color Map Plots]].
   * Improved: New dialog windows style (previously used only in Processing dialogs) [0000189].   * Improved: New dialog windows style (previously used only in Processing dialogs) [0000189].
   * Improved: Special symbols/​characters dialog moved to Tools menu [0000057].   * Improved: Special symbols/​characters dialog moved to Tools menu [0000057].
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   * Improved: Legend titles are '​overloaded'​ with column name when plotting the same columns from multiple tables [0000131].   * Improved: Legend titles are '​overloaded'​ with column name when plotting the same columns from multiple tables [0000131].
   * Improved: Rounded ticks positions when using axis multiplier [0000104].   * Improved: Rounded ticks positions when using axis multiplier [0000104].
 +  * Fixed: Nonlinear fitting: When Y error columns are set, weights must not be normalized to calculate the correct chi square in the fit report [0000081].
   * Fixed: Fit Plot: Saving '​Sum',​ '​Data-Baseline'​ checkbox values to project and add undo for them [0000070].   * Fixed: Fit Plot: Saving '​Sum',​ '​Data-Baseline'​ checkbox values to project and add undo for them [0000070].
   * Fixed: Inspector toolbar was not updated when selecting curves from Figure properties components table [0000188].   * Fixed: Inspector toolbar was not updated when selecting curves from Figure properties components table [0000188].
   * Fixed: Bug with changing scale type when deleting axes box [0000099].   * Fixed: Bug with changing scale type when deleting axes box [0000099].
   * Fixed: '​Custom grid lines' table behavior (focus) [0000160].   * Fixed: '​Custom grid lines' table behavior (focus) [0000160].
-  * Fixed: Smoothing of curve from Fit Plot on Figure: '​Replace curve' changes Fit Plot (should not) [0000113].+  * Fixed: Smoothing of curve from Fit Plot on Figure: '​Replace curve' changes Fit Plot (should not) [0000113].
   * Fixed: Log scale is not displayed in Processing preview in Smooth dialog [0000114].   * Fixed: Log scale is not displayed in Processing preview in Smooth dialog [0000114].
   * Fixed: Data Curve Properties dialog is not updated when data columns change [0000133].   * Fixed: Data Curve Properties dialog is not updated when data columns change [0000133].
   * Fixed: Path2D points limit optimization must not be used for export rendering [0000110].   * Fixed: Path2D points limit optimization must not be used for export rendering [0000110].
   * Fixed: EPS/​Postscript:​ Canvas size is not interpreted by all applications [0000111].   * Fixed: EPS/​Postscript:​ Canvas size is not interpreted by all applications [0000111].
-  * Fixed: MagicPlot does not take into account current screen (multi monitors) [0000127].+  * Fixed: MagicPlot does not take into account current screen (multi-monitors) [0000127].
   * Fixed: Processing of curve with index X column does not work [0000132].   * Fixed: Processing of curve with index X column does not work [0000132].
-  * Fixed: No error message is shown if inserted image is absent in project file [0000140].+  * Fixed: No error message is shown if the inserted image is absent in project file [0000140].
   * Other minor bug fixes.   * Other minor bug fixes.
   ​   ​
-Numbers ​in square brackets ​are the ticket ID'​s ​from our internal issue tracker.  ​+The number ​in square brackets ​is the ticket ID from our internal issue tracker.  ​
  
 ==== MagicPlot 2.5.1, Bug fixing release, June 25, 2013 ==== ==== MagicPlot 2.5.1, Bug fixing release, June 25, 2013 ====
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 ==== MagicPlot Calculator 1.1, 16.10.2010 ==== ==== MagicPlot Calculator 1.1, 16.10.2010 ====
-  * Integrated ​in MagicPlot 1.3.+  * Integrated ​into MagicPlot 1.3.
   * Improved: Calculator application menu on Mac OS X implemented (About and Quit items)   * Improved: Calculator application menu on Mac OS X implemented (About and Quit items)
   * Changed: Variables field moved from the left to the right   * Changed: Variables field moved from the left to the right
-  * Fixed: Syntax highlighting ​update+  * Fixed: Syntax highlighting ​updated
  
 ==== MagicPlot Calculator 1.0, 18.09.2010 ==== ==== MagicPlot Calculator 1.0, 18.09.2010 ====
-  * First release, integrated ​in MagicPlot 1.2.1.+  * First release, integrated ​into MagicPlot 1.2.1.
  
  
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