Version 2.1.7 X (March 6, 2005)
- Improve the engines to create icons with a 8-bit mask.

- Improve compatibility of the contextual menu with Mac OS X 10.3.8.

Version 2.1.3 X (August 18, 2004)
- Improve compatibility with Mac OS X 10.3.5.

Version 2.1.2 (July 18, 2004)
- Users can add the mask by pressing the Option key and dropping the mask on the Preview area.

Version 2.0.8 X (May 1, 2004)
- Add ability to show the speed of the iconizing process.

Version 1.9.6 X (October 29, 2003)
- Improve compatibility with Mac OS X 10.3 Panther.
- Improve interface of Iconizer Pro X application.
- Iconizer Pro contextual menu plugin can display decorating icons properly.

Version 1.9.5 X (October 12, 2003)
- Add Spanish resources, localized by Alberto Canto García.

- Improve most commands of the contextual menu.
- Improve functions of Navigation Service open and choose dialogs.

Version 1.9.4 X (October 5, 2003)
- Improve drag and drop engines of the main window.
- Improve picture-previewing engines of the main window.

Version 1.9.3 X (September 16, 2003)

- Improve the functions of the contextual menu commands.
- Selection of locked disks will no longer crash the Finder.

- Remove an extra blank menu from the menu bar.
- Update and test for Mac OS X 10.2.7 of G5 machines.

Version 1.9.2 X (September 4, 2003)

- Users can import source images by using a Finder's contextual menu command.
- Users can import mask images by using a Finder's contextual menu command.
- Users can select a destination folder by using a Finder's contextual menu command.
- Improve French and Italian localizing resources.
- Handle an error when users try to import a mask image without a predestinate source image.

Version 1.9.1 X (August 30, 2003)

- Improve processing speed of the resize button.
- Improve overall speed of the iconizing process.
- Improve status text of the French version.
- The contextual menu, Show Original, will resolve the alias.
- Fix a minor bug of the Register window.

Version 1.8.9 X (August 10, 2003)

- The manual was totally rewritten for Mac OS X users.
- Users can use Tab key to rotate the view options.
- Add a command to create or delete the picture-previewing resources.
- The listing areas of the main window now su
pport contextual menus.
- Improve the French-localizing resources.
- Fix a serious bug which crashes the application when some PDF files are imported.
- Fix a minor bug of the minimize button of the main window.

Version 1.8.8 X (August 5, 2003)

- Add French-localizing resources to support French language.
- Improve some parts of users' interface.
- Improve refreshing speed of the scroll bars' function.
- Users can drag mouse to change the position of the previewed image again.

Version 1.8.7 X (July 25, 2003)

- Improve the view-switching buttons for the previewing area.
- Improve the functions and resources of the Navigation Service dialo
- Holding down Option key and pressing the Picture File button will import the mask picture.

Version 1.8.6 X (July 19, 2003)

- Add the view-switching buttons to the previewing area.
- Border Mask command will not produce a tiny black line on the bottom edge.
- Improve Italian localizing resources.
- Fix a minor bug of the menu bar and scroll bars.
- Fix a minor bug of Refresh Preview command.

Version 1.8.5 X (July 8, 2003)

- Add the Italian localizing resources.
- Iconizer Pro X now can render PDF images properly.
- Improve speed of the iconizing engines.
- Tiny blue line will not appear on the pasted image.

Version 1.8.4 X (July 1, 2003)

- Fully compatible with Mac OS X 10.2.6.
- Import a mask by holding down the option key and dr
ag the mask image to the Picture File area.
- The destination folder can be either DiskCopy or Toast images.
- New window for Get Info Text command.
- Users can add the Get Info phrase into the Get Info Text window directly.
- The Get Info text will be saved, and automatically loaded for the next uses.

Version 1.8.3 X (June 23, 2003)
- Fully compatible with Mac OS X 10.2.6.
- New Mac OS X style interface.
- New window for entering registration key.
- Improved core engine which runs 50 percent faster.

Version 1.8.2
- Maintenance release (May 2003)

Version 1.8.1
- Users can drop an image file to the preview area to view that image.
- Iconizing engines were updated to improve their performances.

Version 1.7.9
- Maintenance release (December 2002)

Version 1.7.8
- “Clean Up Icon Set” will no longer report a disk error.
- Customized Get Info texts of each icon can be displayed on Mac OS X.

Version 1.7.7
- Fixed minor bugs of the “Disable Mask Image” command.

Version 1.7.6
- Allow to disable the mask image from “Disable Mask Image” command.

Version 1.7.5
- The customized Get Info text engine now supports Asian languages.
- Image-importing engine works correctly with QuickTime 6.

Version 1.7.4
- Registered users can now change the Get Info texts of the icon files.

Version 1.7.3
- Add the Web menu to access the contact informations.
- Improve the architecture of blank icons.
- Blank icons will work correctly with Folder Icon X.

Version 1.7.2
- Add the “Refresh Preview” command in the Edit menu.

Version 1.7.1
- Allow to add the custom mask to the icons by using File menu.
- Improve speed of masking engines.

Version 1.6.9
- Better contextual menu support.
- Icons for picture-dropping area are displayed properly.
- The icon clean-up command was totally rewritten.

Version 1.6.8
- Handle multiple selected items sent from the contextual menu.

Version 1.6.7
- Allow to drag the picture's icon on the Iconizer Pro icon to open picture.
- Allow to open a picture by using System's Contextual Menu command.
- Update most commands to fully support Mac OS 8.6 through 9.2.2.

Version 1.6.6
- Allow to use "Tab" key to change View Option.
- Improve compatibility with Classic Environment of Mac OS X 10.1.1.

Version 1.6.5
- Fixed registration problem of some serial numbers on version 1.6.4.

Version 1.6.4
- Correct "pnot" data created by "Create Preview" command.
- Speed up Custom Mask-generating engine.

Version 1.6.3
- Handle error when the imported picture is too large.

Version 1.6.2
- Photoshop plug-in can transfer names of the alpha channels.
- Names of the alpha channels are displayed on the popup menu.

Version 1.6.1
- Add ability to import pixel data from Adobe Photoshop.
- Update Iconizer Pro Plug-in to support RGB layer transfer.

Version 1.5.8
- Fix bug of the "Clear Preview Area" command.

Version 1.5.6
- Improve speed of "View Options" processes.
- Fix some minor bugs of Iconizer Pro Enabler application.

Version 1.5.5
- Add view options, i.e. Image, Mask and Composite, in the Edit menu.
- View Image displays only a source image on the preview area.
- View Mask displays only a mask layer on the preview area.
- View Composite displays a masked source image on the preview area.
- User-defined preferences can now be saved.
- Please see Manual page 12 for details.
- Fix some minor bugs of Iconizer Pro Enabler application.

Version 1.5.4
- Fix serious system error when the iconizing engine is run.

Version 1.5.3
- Improve speed of iconizing engine when custom mask is used.
- Improve memory usage when "Select Picture" command is called.
- Improve offscreen buffer method to speed up iconization.
- Mask image now can be either QuickTime image or picture clipping.
- Fix memory leak when "Clear Preview" command is called.

Version 1.5.2
- Update Add Items Pro kernel to version 1.5.4.
- Navigation Service dialog now loads faster.
- Improve speed of iconizing engine when custom mask is used.

Version 1.5.1
- Add custom mask support : Iconizer Pro Mask Technology.
- Can be activated from Adobe Photoshop's "Filter" menu command.

Version 1.4.9
- Fix registration problem under Classic Environment of Mac OS X.

Version 1.4.8
- Improve speed of Border Mask-enhanced iconization.
- Border Mask command-induced Error type 3 was fixed.
- Fixed icon misarrangement when the destination is a DiskCopy image.

Version 1.4.6
- Border Mask command now works properly with Center Image.
- Both Border Mask and Center Image are also activated by default.

Version 1.4.5
- Allow to drop a picture from other applications into the preview area.

Version 1.4.4
- Improve speed of transparent border-enhanced iconization.
- Improve method of registration number recognition.

Version 1.4.3
- Add Border Mask command in Edit menu to create transparent border.
- Add Center Image command in Edit menu to place image centrally.
- Fix bug in "Show visible items only" command in Navigation Service.

Version 1.4.2
- Handle error when create blank icon while the value in text field is zero.

Version 1.4.1
- First shareware release.
- Most engines, including iconizing engine, were rewritten.
- Add Items Pro kernel is updated to version 1.5.2, optimized for G4.
- The iconization is speed up by 15 %, especially on G4.
- Allow to press Option+click on Iconize button to create blank icon.
- Update engine of Show White Icons and Trash White Icons command.
- Both commands now works when the folder contains non-icon items.
- Picture File and Destination areas have some cosmetic changes.
- Destination for Create Blank Icon command must be a volume or folder.
- Fixed error when clear preview while iconizing engine is running.
- Fixed message bug when press modifier key with character key.
- Several minor bug fixed.

Version 1.4
- Personal release.

Version 1.3.9
- Improve speed of engines, button appearance and button functions.
- Nav’s control take action only when mouse is released in that control.
- Fix bug that main window fails to update when users move Nav dialog.
- Fix bug when open compressed image with QuickTime 5 installed.

Version 1.3.8
- Improve quality of icon set when the master is a JPEG image.
- Fix memory leak when open a very large TIFF image.
- Fix Type 10 error when try to access protected volumes.
- Fix system freeze when users quit application while engines are running.
- Update contact information on Iconizer Pro’s Apple Menu command.

Version 1.3.7
- Personal release.

Version 1.3.6
- Add Show White Icons command to show icons with white color.
- Add Trash White Icons command to trash icons with white color.
- Add “Contact Information” command in application’s Apple Menu.
- Move all clean up commands to “Clean” menu.
- Improve icon naming methodology to speed up iconization.
- Icons’ name will look shorter when they are selected.

Version 1.3.5
- Markedly improve speed of iconization by 120%.
- Allow to work properly under the classic environment of Mac OS X.

Version 1.3.4
- Improve image cache method to reduce memory usage.
- Add clean up commands to Special menu.
- Allow to rearrange or clean up icon set when it is accidentally deranged.
- Clean up codes are automatically embedded to all icons.
- Allow to add clean up codes to icon set created by previous version.
- Allow to remove clean up codes from icon set.
- Change short cut key of “Create Blank Icon” command to Cmd+B.
- Fix bugs when create blank icons while the entered number is zero.

Version 1.3.3
- Improve automatic icon arrangement method to accelerate iconization.
- Destination can be resized, opened or closed while engine is running.
- Destination can viewed either by icon or by list while engine is running.
- Add “Create Preview” contextual menu command.
- Allow to create picture preview for standard “Open dialog”.
- Allow to stop iconization by pressing Command+Period (Cmd+.).
- Allow to stop iconization by move working destination to trash.
- Software information window can be accessed from main window.
- Handle error when the destination does not have enough free space.
- Fix major bugs when the selected destination is an empty volume.

Version 1.3.2 :
- Improve speed of preview process.
- Improve speed of iconization.
- Fix minor bugs when using “Clear Preview” command.
- Add supported picture formats to “Select Picture” Navigation Service.
- Add “New Folder” button to “Select Destination” Navigation Service.
- Change some informations in the icon’s Get Info window.
- Support a picture which is as large as 2,000,000 icons.

Version 1.3.1 :
- Improve user interface.
- Fix some minor bugs.

Version 1.3 :
- First public released.
- Add Items Pro core was updated to version 1.5.1 to improve speed.
- Allow to enter the amount of blank icons.
- Allow to build icons from a picture clipping.

Version 1.2 :
- A part of Add Items Pro 1.5.
- Fix major bugs with Navigation Service 2.0.

Version 1.1 :
- A part of Add Items Pro 1.5.
- Add “Zoom In” and “Zoom Out” options.

Version 1.0 :
- A part of Add Items Pro 1.2.


© 1998-2005 Narattaphol Charoenphandhu

Updated : March 6, 2005