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The Journal 7
Personal Journal Software for Windows 8/7/Vista/XP
Build #903 (188.8.131.523) Released 1 June 2015
29.7 MB (Includes Install and Uninstall)
Stay Up to Date with The Journal Newsletter
The Journal's newsletter is sent out monthly, with the following features:
- Announcements of The Journal's latest releases and updates.
- Tips and Tricks of using The Journal.
- Articles about journaling.
- Special journaling- and writing-exercises.
- And more!
Free Add-on Packages
These free add-on packages can help you do more with The Journal.
- My Address Book
- Ben Franklin's Virtues
This package makes it easy to keep a simple address book in The Journal.
In his "Autobiography", Benjamin Franklin described a simple yet powerful plan for self improvement. The core of the plan is to improve one virtue (out of a set of 13) each week. Instead of trying to improve in all 13 of the virtues at once (a nigh impossible task), you focus your efforts on improving just one. The following weeks, as you focus on the other virtues in turn, improvement in all of the virtues accumulates (hopefully). With 52 weeks in a year, you will have worked your way through the entire list of 13 virtues four times.
Ben Franklin's Virtues for The Journal makes it easy to follow Franklin's plan, and even customize it to your own purposes.
Installing Add-on Packages
1. Please close The Journal before installing any package.
2. The next time you run The Journal, you will be asked if you want to install the add-on. Click on "Install".
Additional Spell Checker Dictionaries
The Journal includes an American English spell checker dictionary. Dictionaries for other languages must be downloaded separately.
Download Other Spell Checker Dictionaries
- Brazilian Portuguese
NOTE: Spell checker dictionaries hosted by Addictive Software.
To see the complete list of additional spell checker dictionaries that can be used with The Journal 3 and The Journal 4, click here.
Installation: Extract the dictionaries into the Dictionaries sub-folder where you installed The Journal. The default path is:
C:\Program Files (x86)\DavidRM Software\The Journal 7\Dictionaries
For The Journal 6:
C:\Program Files (x86)\DavidRM Software\The Journal 6\Dictionaries
For The Journal 5:
C:\Program Files\DavidRM Software\The Journal 5\Dictionaries
For The Journal 4:
C:\Program Files\DavidRM Software\The Journal 4\Dictionaries
For The Journal 3:
C:\Program Files\DavidRM Software\The Journal 3\Dictionaries
Previous Versions of The Journal
These are the latest builds of previous versions of The Journal.
- The Journal 6 (v184.108.40.2069)
- The Journal 5 (v220.127.116.117)
- The Journal 4 (v18.104.22.168)
- The Journal 3 (v22.214.171.124)
- The Journal 2 (v2.43)
- The Journal 1 (v1.51)
NOTE: Previous versions of The Journal are provided for registered users of those versions. If you are a new user, be advised that the pricing for those versions is no longer available.
The Journal 2.x Downloads
The Journal 2.x Spell Checker Dictionaries
The following dictionaries can be downloaded for The Journal 2.x:
- Brazilian Portuguese
- British (Alternate)
NOTE: These dictionaries will not work with The Journal 3.0 or later.