I hope everyone had a Happy Thanksgiving!
And since I’m combining the November and December newsletters, I would also like to wish everyone Happy Holidays! =)
Over this past weekend I learned, firsthand, why most people don’t make their own stuffing anymore. After baking the bread, turning the bread into croutons, and, finally, chopping veggies and turning the whole mess into stuffing (or “dressing,” as my mother calls it), I have to ask myself, “Will I ever do that again?” I probably will. But not tomorrow. In the spirit of the season, though, I would like to say I’m thankful it came out tasting great. =)
The Journal 7 Build #945 is a bugfix and minor update release. This is a free update for all registered users of The Journal 7. Bugs Fixed Improved extraction of image caption/title/description from JPG files. If there is an error in creating the database backup file, abort backup process and report. Toolbar icons, entry editor […]
Yay! Autumn is here! Perhaps somewhat predictably, autumn is my favorite time of year.
Autumn makes me happy. Autumn makes me thoughtful. Autumn makes me remember my childhood. Something about the bright sunshine with the underlying touch of cool air energizes me. Sure, I’m always happy to see spring too, but that’s different. Autumn is my time of year. =)
Unfortunately, The Journal 5 doesn’t work with Windows 10. (NOTE: This *only* affects The Journal 5.) To continue using The Journal after you upgrade to Windows 10, you will need to upgrade to The Journal 7. You can download The Journal 7 from here to install it. The first time you run The Journal 7, […]
The Journal 7 Build #935 is a bugfix release. This is a free update for all registered users of The Journal 7. Bugs Fixed Improved extraction of image title/description from JPG files. When changing a topic’s color in “Edit Topics”, current entry isn’t showing the change right away. When running “The Journal 7 Repair Utility” […]
August is Back to School month here in the United States! For The Journal, though, there are *always* discounts for students and teachers (and lots of other people):
Discounts Available for The Journal
An update of The Journal 7 is available. There have actually been two updates of The Journal 7 since the July newsletter, but only the most recent one matters. See “The Journal News” below for all the details.
This month’s tip tells you how to use the new distraction-free full screen editor, and we have a new set of writing prompts.
The Journal 7 Build #923 is a bugfix release. This is a free update for all registered users of The Journal 7. Bugs Fixed “The Journal Support Page” link on the Help menu is going to the main Web page, not the support page. After inserting a table with auto-size set, the first time you […]
The Journal 7 Build #917 is a bugfix release. This is a free update for all registered users of The Journal 7. Bugs Fixed When deleting a category in Category Properties, still sometimes getting an access violation when applying. When using category tabs, if active or default category is a sub-category, the tab displays blank […]
I hope everyone had a Happy July 4th! (And a couple happy weeks since then. =) )
The big news for July is The Journal’s Web page overhaul/update/face lift. Check out the new look at:
This month, Susan Michael adds another couple writing exercises, and our tip is about color code your category tabs. Finally, Wayne Watson tells us how he uses The Journal to help disabled veterans of the Vietnam War.