@samhocevar samhocevar released this Aug 9, 2018 · 24 commits to master since this release

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Bugfix release, with a few additional features:

  • the user can disable built-in rules
  • BackSpace, Tab, Home and several such keys can now be used in sequences

@samhocevar samhocevar released this Apr 13, 2018 · 79 commits to master since this release

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This major release features improved Emoji support, support for several compose keys, and many bugfixes:

  • compatibility fixes for Notepad++ and LibreOffice
  • better support for AltGr being used both as a compose key and in its usual role
  • fixes for the Alt state being locked permantently
  • better support for German capital eszett (ẞ)
  • support for older .NET versions (3.5 and some 3.0)

@samhocevar samhocevar released this Jun 21, 2017 · 245 commits to master since this release

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  • pasting a Unicode character in the sequence window allows to search for any sequence printing that character
  • allow \n in rules files, for multi-line sequences/macros
  • added a simple way to edit user-defined sequences
  • hovering over a Unicode character in the sequence windows will zoom on the character

Compose rules

  • backspace cancels the current sequence
  • support for german capital eszett (ẞ)
  • compose l f for ( ͡° ͜ʖ ͡°)
  • compose s f for ¯\_(ツ)_/¯


  • the options window was reorganised and has a better layout
  • WinCompose no longer interferes with Cygwin X windows
  • allow to maintain original compose key behaviour: when this option is active, pressing and releasing Ctrl will act as a compose key, but holding Ctrl will allow key combinations such as CtrlC


  • remove older WinCompose versions at installation time
  • better .NET detection at installation time
  • fix an issue where Windows would automatically disable WinCompose under heavy load or when the system was put to sleep
  • support for HexChat
  • workaround for caps lock misbehaving in GTK+ applications