We released today the version 1.3.7 of Banner Effect for Windows and Mac OSX.

It is a maintenance release with some new features.

New features:

  • Transitions: Added "Wipe (particles)" transition.
  • Transitions: Duration of transitions is now customizable.

Full release note:

  • Banner Export: "Space" and "%" characters in background images of banners are changed to "-" to avoid problem with HTML5 version.
  • Banner Export for Adwords: Changed the way we handle the click to avoid popup blockers.
  • Transparent images as background: Corrected an issue with the Flash export when using a transparent image as background. The background color is now correctly applied.
  • Zoom Transition: Changed the effect to be more effective and nice.
  • Banner Export: Publication Settings are now stored directly in the BEF file (except FTP username/password), this way you don't have to update publication data for each banners.
  • File/Exit menu: When exiting this way, the application was not correctly closed: it is fixed.
  • Transitions: Duration of transitions is now customizable.
  • Loading File from recent items menu: If a full directory of files was deleted/moved then, later, tried to opened via this menu a crash occurred. It is fixed.
  • Banner Size: Now limited to 5000x5000 pixels to avoid crashes.
  • Dialogs: Corrected tab order of fields to be, well, ordered.
  • [MAC] Fonts: Corrected a crash when browsing some type of fonts like "Corsica Hebrew".
  • Banner Export: Corrected a crash when exporting banners containing empty images with shadow.
  • Transitions: Added "Wipe (particles)" transition.

Trial, and full editions have been updated and are available for all registered customers (using "Product Updates" page).