Changelog

We work hard on improving Folge. Below you can see what we have recently released and improved. Changes include but are not limited to: new features, feature improvements, bug fixes, other usability updates.

Do you have a feature request, a but report, or a suggestion? We would love to heat it! Let us know at hello@folge.me.

v0.5.0 - July 1st, 2020

🎁 New Features

  • New type of step - empty step. Just add title and description to the guide.
  • Two new modes for capturing: capture only when pressing a key and clicking, and do not capture when pressing a key and clicking.
  • Capturing code was rewritten from scratch, now it is fast and furious ⚑ Capturing takes 70% less time.
  • Add multiple new steps from capturing to the existing guide.

πŸ”§ Bug Fixes

  • Fixed selected area message's position jumping during resize.
  • Fixed a bug when an external screen was causing delays in capturing.
  • Fixed a bug when skipped steps were overlapping sidebar menu.

⭐ Improvements

  • App speed improvements, navigation is now faster
  • Zoom and scroll positions in editor are preserved when switching between steps
  • Now when pausing capturing you can not only change the region but also switch to fullscreen and back
  • Capturing dialog was improved
  • When you are importing or exporting anything, your last chosen folder will be preserved
  • New "Add new step" menu
v0.4.0 - June 7th, 2020

🎁 New Features

  • Capture screenshot with a hotkey combination. No need to click anymore. ⌨️
  • If you have external monitor connected, Folge will ask which monitor to capture.
  • Reset your password right in the app.
  • Export your guides to Word .docx format.
  • Export your guide to JSON format. Very useful if you want to convert Folge's guides into something else, or use it in your workflows.
  • Move capture area with arrow keys ( up, down, left, right)

πŸ”§ Bug Fixes

  • Sometimes taking a screenshot of a full screen mode was not properly working.
  • Fixed a bug when steps reordering was not working properly after deleting some steps.
  • Fixed a bug when on very wide screens toolbar was hiding behind steps list. Now it behaves.

⭐ Improvements

  • Default blur value is 4 now.
v0.3.0 - May 14, 2020

🎁 New Features

  • βœ‚οΈ βœ‚οΈ βœ‚οΈCrop an image, and revert to the original one.
  • Menu to quickly access features and start new capture.
  • When capturing show the thumbnail of the lastest screenshot and allow to hover on it.
  • Replace step screenshot with any image directly from your clipboard.

⭐ Improvements

  • Added a message crafifying that capturing area is the part of screen that is being captured. See it when capturing.
  • When you don't have any new guides, there is a message suggesting you to create one.
  • Zoom in using Cmd/Control + -/+.
  • Step title and description can be opened in a new tab now.

πŸ”§ Bug Fixes

  • Fixed a bug where navigating between parts of the app was glitching.
  • Fixed Windows installer not working with some of the Windows 7 machines.
  • Fixed a bug when on Mac first click in capture area wasn't propagated to the foreground app.
  • Fixed a bug when some of the windows had incorrect size.
v0.2.0 - May 4, 2020

🎁 New Features

  • Zoom can be changed using Ctrl/Cmd+mouse wheel.
  • Choose font family for text and step numbers.
  • Folge recognizes and lists all your local fonts.

⭐ Improvements

  • Step title and description moved to the right column where they are more easily discoverable and accessible.
  • Step numbers now auto increment on insert and inherit the style from the previous step number.
  • Shapes in editor now have minimum dimensions.
  • Zoom pop up now closes when new value is chosen.
  • Toolsbar now has tooltips for each tool.
  • Object properties can now be collapsed/incremented.
  • Made scrollbars thinner.

πŸ”§ Bug Fixes

  • Fixed a major bug with Windows 7 not capturing screenshots.
  • Fixed a bug when canvas shape's width was incorrectly changed on scaling.
  • Fixed a bug when step number was off in the title.
  • Fixed a bug where capturing on external monitor wouldn't work.
  • Fixed a bug when on Windows minimal dimensions were not preserved.
  • Fixed a bug when on Windows with ourdated Nvidia drivers screenshooting was failing.
  • Fixed a bug with incorrect step numbers in pdf and html.
v0.1.0 - April 20, 2020

🎁 New Features

  • PDF is now available as one of the export option.
  • Settings window has been added
  • Capture area remembers its position and restores it on the next capture
  • New hotkey combination: start and finish capture with your keyboard. See Settings -> Hotkeys
  • New hotkey combination: pause and resume capturing with your keyboard. See Settings -> Hotkeys

⭐ Improvements

  • Clicks outside of the capture area can no longer trigger captures. See Settings -> Capturing for a new setting

πŸ”§ Bug Fixes

  • Fixed a bug where full screen mode in pause didn't allow to reselect capture area
  • Fixed a bug that was causing a broken screenshot to be captured