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<h1>
Wlipper
</h1>
<h2>
Version
</h2>
<p>
3.6.11.6
</p>
<h2>
Description
</h2>
<p>
<a href="http://wlipper.kwasniccy.eu/">
<b>Wlipper</b>
</a> is a <i>
Windows Clipboard History Utility Software
</i> equivalent to <a href="http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Klipper">
KDE's
<i>Klipper</i>
</a>, <a href="http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Glipper">
GNOME's <i>Glipper</i>
</a>
or <a href="http://jumpcut.sourceforge.net/">Jumpcut for Mac</a>
respectively. Any text copied to the clipboard will be kept in memory
for later use during the session. It works with all applications which provide clipboard functionality.
</p>
<h2>
Features
</h2>
<ul>
<li>Captures text preserving newlines from clipboard.</li>
<li>Choose text capturing with or without formatting. </li>
<li>
Handles clipboard events (dispatched by the copy menu item from the edit
menu or context menu and by pressing the CTRL+C keyboard shortcut) throughout all applications.
</li>
<li>Custom preferences will be saved on the computer.</li>
</ul>
<h2>
Requirements
</h2>
<ul>
<li>Microsoft .NET Framework 3.5 for Microsoft Windows </li>
<li>Computer mouse with at least one button</li>
<li>Runs with Windows XP, Windows 2003, Windows Vista and Windows 7 so far</li>
</ul>
<h2>
File listing
</h2>
<p>
To be sure the ZIP package content is complete, below is a full listing of files
which should be present.
</p>
<ul>
<li>
<b>Wlipper.exe</b><br />
The program executable.
</li>
<li>
<strong>de\Wlipper.resources.dll</strong>
<br />
Resources for german language.
</li>
<li>
<strong>pl\Wlipper.resources.dll</strong>
<br />
Resources for polish language.
</li>
<li>
<strong>es\Wlipper.resources.dll</strong>
<br />
Resources for spanish language.
</li>
<li>
<b>ReadMe.htm</b><br />
This documentation file.
</li>
<li>
<b>License.txt</b><br />License agreement.
</li>
</ul>
<h2>
Installation / Uninstallation
</h2>
<h3>
Installation
</h3>
<p>
No installation is needed. Just extract the whole package anywhere on your computer.
<br />
<strong>Tip:</strong> Add a shortcut to <em>Wlipper.exe</em> to your startup folder so it is available to you in every login session.
</p>
<h3>
Uninstallation
</h3>
<p>
No uninstallation is needed. Just delete the whole application folder (and all files
listed above) from your computer. Additionally delete the <code>
"%USERPROFILE%\Local
Settings\Application Data\Wlipper"
</code> preferences folder. Also delete the startup shortcut if any.
</p>
<h2>
Version history
</h2>
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<ul>
<li>
<b>3.6.11.6</b>
<ul>
<li>Fixed a bug of the update mechanism.</li>
</ul>
</li>
<li>
<b>3.6.10.6</b>
<ul>
<li>Changed behaviour of the update mechanism.</li>
<li>Changed update URL to the projects new hosting home.</li>
</ul>
</li>
<li>
<b>3.6.9.5</b>
<ul>
<li>Fixed a bug with the check for updates mechanism.</li>
</ul>
</li>
<li>
<b>3.6.8.5</b>
<ul>
<li>Added spanish language support.</li>
</ul>
</li>
<li>
<b>3.5.8.5</b>
<ul>
<li>Fixed single instance behaviour of the application.</li>
</ul>
</li>
<li>
<b>3.5.7.5</b>
<ul>
<li>Added polish language support.</li>
<li>Added left mouse button click on the notify icon for the context menu.</li>
<li>Added single instance behaviour to the application.</li>
<li>Added functionality to check for updates.</li>
<li>Changed some captions and labels in the GUI.</li>
<li>Fixed capturing the same clipboard content several time.</li>
</ul>
</li>
<li>
<b>2.3.5.4</b>
<ul>
<li>Added german language support.</li>
<li>Changed the runtime environment to .NET Framework 3.5 now.</li>
<li>Changed behaviour on processing the notification event when a message will be received from the clipboard because its content changed.</li>
<li>Changed some captions and labels in the GUI.</li>
<li>Fixed tabulators appearing as empty squares in history elements.</li>
<li>Fixed some misunderstandings in the features description.</li>
</ul>
</li>
<li>
<b>1.2.3.2</b>
<ul>
<li>Added new feature to choose whether text formatting has to be preserved or not.</li>
<li>Added new feature to re-register Wlipper for listening the clipboard. Use this if Wlipper stops capturing the clipboard for changes. This way you do not have to restart the application if so.</li>
<li>Changed software license agreement. Now distributing under the GNU General Public License.</li>
<li>Changed behaviour on processing the notification event when a message will be received from the clipboard because its content changed.</li>
<li>Fixed Unicode issue. Now Unicode characters won't get normalised.</li>
<li>Fixed an exception which occurred when saving preferences while the history list was empty.</li>
</ul>
</li>
<li>
<b>1.0.0.1</b><br />
The initial public release.
</li>
<li>
<b>1.0.0.0</b><br />
Just a prototype for testing.
</li>
</ul>
<h2>Roadmap</h2>
<p>There are some features in the pipeline that are not yet implemented:</p>
<ul>
<li>Serializing the clipboard history to make it persistent between program sessions.</li>
</ul>
<h2>
Bugs or known issues
</h2>
<ul>
<li>If Wlipper stops capturing the clipboard invoke the <em>Retrieve clipboard</em> functionality from the context menu.</li>
<li>Wlipper is possible to hung up and crash when using different office suite applications (e.g. Microsoft Office, OpenOffice.org) while Wlipper is running. The system itself will not be affected.</li>
<li>If the tooltip of a history entry is too big it flickers.</li>
<li>It is possible to enter wrong values into the numeric fields however they will be evaluated to the next correct value.</li>
</ul>
<p>
No more bugs or issues known so far. Anyway please report all bugs you may encounter. Thank you.
</p>
<h2>Translation</h2>
<p>
If you would like to use Wlipper in your native language, please feel also free to send me a translation.
-
Special thanks to ALL THE Wlipper users who already contributed with translations.
</p>
<h2>
Feedback
</h2>
<p>
Any Comments or suggestions are always welcome!
</p>
<h2>License</h2>
<p>The software is distributed as is under the GNU General Public License. See the enclosed license file for detailed information.</p>
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