Folder Marker Home Changelog

New in version 4.2.0.0

August 22nd, 2013
  • Bug fixed: The program couldn’t work properly at the moment of first start in case when the file with settings was missed.
  • It was added an ability to translate some of the elements that have not been translated before.
  • The interface translations were updated into the next languages: Dutch and Russian.
  • Other minor bug fixes and improvements.

New in version 4.1.0.0 (August 7th, 2013)

  • It was added a new interface language: Swedish
  • The interface translations were updated into the next languages: Arabic, French, German, Indonesian, Persian, Romanian, and Vietnamese
  • The appearance of advertising window was corrected
  • Bug fixed: The Access Violation’s error was fixed while working with the context menu in the Free version
  • Bug fixed: The backup window was showed incorrectly on systems with increased font.
  • Other minor bug fixes and improvements

New in version 4.0.0.0 (April 26th, 2013)

  • The Support of Windows 8 has been added.
  • We have redesigned the mechanism of working with network folders. Now you can change the icon of the network folder on the computer and see the icon was changed on other computers in the network without using the function "Refresh System Icons".
  • We have improved the algorithm of folder icon change without using "Make customized folder distributable" checkbox. Now if you apply the icon from a standard set of Folder Marker, you are able to move it safely to another computer where Folder Marker is also installed. On the second computer the folder will also remain marked.
  • We have improved the algorithm of folder icon change with using "Make customized folder distributable" checkbox. Now there is no need to update the icon cache every time you change the icon. As a result, the process of changing the icon is faster and more reliable.
  • In the Pro version of our program we have added the possibility to make a backup state of changed folders. Now you can easily restore the existing marking of the folders after the reinstallation of the system and you can also duplicate it on the other computer in your organization.
  • We have added the ability to control Folder Marker from the command line in the Pro version of our program. Now you are able to write your own script and mark the folders with Folder Marker in cases which are specific for you. Please find the example script that shows how to work with Folder Marker via the command line in the folder where Folder Marker is installed and named "CommandLineScriptEx.cmd".
  • We have significantly improved the interface of adding icons to the User Icons tab. Now you can also add several icons at once. This function is available only to those users who has bought Pro or Home license.
  • Interface is localized to Vietnamese.
  • An option which allows you to change folder icon without changing the folder date has been added.
  • It was added a mechanism to inform users about special offers in the Home and Pro versions of the program. So, be ready for our "tasty" offers which are looking forward for you :).
  • We have returned a function of default system folder icon change. Now you can change default icon of all your folders on Windows Vista, Windows 7, and Windows 8.
  • Now you can resize the main window of our program. As a result, it became more convenient to use Folder Marker.
  • Now Folder Marker is working correctly on the accounts of users with restricted rights. Folder Maker will ask you to enter the administrator's password every time you try to change the icon of the folder which is in need of the administrator's rights to access.
  • We have changed our policy about Folder Marker's updates. Now every customer gets free updates to new versions of our program in the flow of one year from the moment of purchase. And it wouldn't depend on the type of updates: major or minor.
  • We have improved the algorithm of the work with icons archive. Now Folder Marker occupies a less space on a hard drive.
  • Now when you are hover over the icon on the main screen it shows this icon hint.
  • Bug fixed: The fault of item "Help" -> "How to buy and register".
  • Bug fixed: The fault of button "How to get registration key" in the window "Enter Registration Key".
  • Bug fixed: Now you don't need to reinstall Everyday Folder Icons every time you are updating Folder Marker.
  • Bug fixed: Icons on the desktop don't change the location every time you are using "Refresh System Icons" on Windows XP.
  • Bug fixed: The main window of the program looked incorrect on the systems with large and small fonts.
  • Bug fixed: The context menu in the window "Customize Mark Folder Menu" haven't been translated.
  • Other minor bug fixes and improvements.

New in version 3.1.0.0 (November 29th, 2010)

  • Tested support for x64 systems. Now the Mark Folder menu is displayed correctly on x64 systems.
  • Interface is localized to Afrikaans, Arabic, Brazilian, Portuguese, Bulgarian, Croatian, Czech, Dutch, French, German, Hungarian, Italian, Korean, Persian, Polish, Romanian, Simplified Chinese, Slovak, Spanish, Turkish.
  • Bug fixed:
  • Some controls would disappear on clicking Alt in Vista/Windows 7 OS
  • The program would stop running and show the ‘Access Violation’ error message after entering a registration key on Vista and Windows 7 OS
  • Registered Home version of the program failed to run on some computers when Data Execution Prevention (DEP) was enabled
  • The nag screen failed to translate correctly
  • Minor bugs related to interface localization
  • Minor bugs when the program was installed on Vista and Windows 7 OS
  • Vista icons of 256x256 size copied incorrectly
  • Help file can be opened in Vista and Windows 7 OS
  • Other minor bug fixes and improvements

New in version 3.1.0.0 Beta (November 29th, 2010)

  • Support of x64 systems has been added
  • Minor changes and bug-fixes

New in version 3.0.1.0 (February 24th, 2009)

  • Demo version of Everyday Folder Icons has been added to the installation pack.
  • Minor changes and bug-fixes

New in version 3.0 (January 8th, 2008)

  • Support of Windows Vista has been added.
  • New Vista Style Icons of marked and color-coded folders for Vista systems.
  • Now Folder Marker has multilingual interface. Now interface is translated on Russian and English. We plan to add more than 20 languages in the nearest time.
  • Fast right-click menu of a folder. Now Folder Marker builds right-click menu of a folder only one time and after this Mark Folder menu is showed without any delay.
  • Bug-fix: Incorrect restore of default icon for system folders such as My Pictures, My Images and so on

New in version 2.1 (September 17th, 2007)

  • Now the new Pro version is functioning in distributable mode by default.
  • Now update module allows you to download update depending on version you have: Home or Pro.
  • Bug-fix: Memory leak during use of right click menu of a folder.
  • Bug-fix: Bug with menu item without icon.

New in version 2.0 (February 17th, 2007)

  • New advanced Mark Folder menu.
  • Now Folder Marker allows you to customize Mark Folder menu! You can have your own menu with your own icons, specially made for your personal needs. It is VERY convenient.
  • Now you can add unlimited quantity of icons to the Users Icons tab