Release notes for MBS Xojo Plugins 17.5 - 28th November 2017

See also the documentation on new items and Announcement in Blog.

  • Added trial licenses for better plugin evaluation.
  • Added AppleScriptMBS.AllowInteraction property.
  • Added AVTimeCodeMBS class and AVAssetMBS.readTimeCodeObjects methods.
  • Added back a help page for MBS Plugins.
  • Added DynaPDF layer functions and new classes DynaPDFOCUINodeMBS and DynaPDFOCLayerConfigMBS.
  • Added FieldNames, GetFieldText, SetFieldText to WordFileMBS class.
  • Added GZipFileMBS.Direct property.
  • Added more properties to ECDHEMBS class.
  • Added MT methods to XLBookMBS class to load/save thread friendly.
  • Added NSApplicationMBS.nextEventMatchingMask and related.
  • Added NSTimeZoneMBS timeZoneForSecondsFromGMT function.
  • Added overlay methods to CustomPDFViewMBS class and PDFViewControlMBS control.
  • Added Picture.ThresholdMBS function.
  • Added printout of MBS Plugin version on loading in IDE, so you see version in
  • Added ReplaceICCProfileEx, ReplaceImage and ReplaceImageEx to DynaPDFMBS class.
  • Added SQLConnectionMBS.InsertRecord function.
  • Added Window.WindowFeedbackSettingMBS and Window.SetWindowFeedbackSettingMBS for Windows.
  • Added WindowsPropertiesMBS class.
  • Added WordFileMBS.Append function.
  • Changed DisplayPathMBS to replace / with : in file names, if delimiter is /.
  • Changed NSViewMBS constructors to raise exception if called on Windows.
  • Changed SplitCommaSeparatedValuesMBS to detect delimiter automatically.
  • Deprecated NSStatusItemMBS.CreateMenuMiddle and NSStatusItemMBS.CreateMenuRight.
  • Enabled P12 files for certificates in CURL for Windows.
  • Fixed bug with SQLite Prepare command with extra spaces in SQL commands.
  • Fixed CNContactViewControllerMBS class.
  • Fixed console applications to no longer initialize NSApplication.
  • Fixed ECDHEMBS.DeriveSecretKey for invalid data.
  • Fixed issue in SQL plugin with binding parameters for ODBC.
  • Fixed issue in SQL plugin with getting text fields with FileMaker over ODBC.
  • Fixed issue with ECDHEMBS where curve name for named curves was not included in key for Windows.
  • Fixed leaked file handle in MimeEmailMBS constructor.
  • Fixed picture methods for mirroring to work on console better.
  • Fixed running in maximum DLL problem for 64-bit Xojo IDE.
  • Fixed SystemInformationMBS.OSVersionString to report Windows 2016 Server right.
  • Fixed TagLibFileRefMBS to work on Windows.
  • Fixed WindowsDiscInfoMBS.SerialNumber for Windows 8 and newer
  • Fixed WindowsPropertiesMBS for not blocking building console projects.
  • Improved NSToolbarMBS.toolbarView to work on 64-bit.
  • Improved OpenSSLMBS.GeneratePrivateKey to allow you to specify algorithm and encrypt keys.
  • Improved SpotLightFileInfoMBS to support newer interface and query with newer Spotlight plugins. Can now return HTML preview for emails.
  • Made JSONMBS being aware of 64-bit and added function to pass numbers as strings.
  • Rewrote SplitCommaSeparatedValuesMBS function to work better.
  • Switched to Xcode 9.1.
  • Updated CURL library to version 7.56.1.
  • Updated DynaPDF to version
  • Updated LCMS library to version 2.9.
  • Updated SQLite to version 3.20.1.
  • Updated XL Plugin for ARM 32-bit to use LibXl 3.8.1, too.

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Release notes of all versions: Release notes and Announcement in Blog.

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