Crossword Compiler 9.0

An application that creates crossword puzzles, word searches and sudoku.
Crossword Compiler is a simple and useful application that enables you to create educational and fun puzzles.

In one easy-to-use program you can make crossword puzzles, word searches and sudoku. It can build puzzles automatically from your list of words, or give you full control over the construction process. Finished puzzles can be printed off as a worksheet, exported to other programs, or hosted on the web.

Crossword Compiler has the capability to make puzzles in many different languages. These include most West European, East European, Cyrillic and Baltic languages, as well as Turkish and Greek. You can also use many other languages for the clues, for example if you have Korean Windows you can use Korean clues

Main features:

  • Support for Word Search puzzles.
  • Integrated web publishing
  • Multi-column printout and print preview (Print/Export Worksheet)
  • Export of PDF files (Print/Export Worksheet)
  • Automatically choose grid pattern and place theme words
  • Select Key Words in the grid (circled squares)
  • Export of grids as PDF and EPS with font embedding/pictures
  • New toolbar to change Edit/Puzzle/Solution view and zoom easily
  • Grid menu function to re-size the grid
  • Many new shaped grid patterns
  • American puzzle clue database
  • Applet support for clues in squares, word search, pencil, snaked words, Rebus, embedded title and copyright, multi-letter solutions and key words
  • Check grid for accidental words
  • Support for new documented XML file format, also used by applet
  • Add background pictures to letter squares (Square Properties)
  • Improved multi-letter square handling for Rebus puzzles
  • Export JPEG pictures

last updated on:
June 18th, 2013, 7:23 GMT
file size:
3.4 MB
developed by:
Antony Lewis
license type:
operating system(s):
Windows XP / Vista / Vista 64 bit / 7 / 7 64 bit / 8 / 8 64 bit
C: \ Others \ Home & Education
download hub:
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What's New in This Release:
  • New solving applet, with support for iPad, Android 4+ and modern web browsers (HTML5/javascript). Does not require Java to be installed, faster to load and much more widely compatible.
  • Export of .puz files with rebus squares and circled letters; diagramless option
  • Open scrambled .puz files (unscramble code determined automatically in Pro version)
  • Export of basic .ipuz files
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