TextBuddy Version 1.0.11 Release Notes

Today’s TextBuddy update includes a number of new features. New: Display invisible characters such as newlines, tabs, and spaces. New: Press ⌘L to jump to a specific line number. Fixed: Not all characters were correctly encoded with the “URL Encode” command. Improved Code Comment Wrapping First up, suggested by Brett, the “Wrap and Respect Code … Read more

TextBuddy Version 1.0.10 Release Notes

Thanks to everyone for spreading the word about TextBuddy. Mac|Life magazine named the app an Editor’s Choice in their June issue this week 🎉 In this release… New: Press ⌘Y to repeat the previous command. Thanks to Chris M. for suggesting this! Fixed: TextBuddy would often crash when performing a command on a selection of … Read more

TextBuddy Version 1.0.9 Release Notes

Hello. Welcome to another exciting edition of Fix-All-The-Bugs. In today’s episode… New: The “Quick Command” palette (⌘T) now also contains any custom scripts you’ve added to TextBuddy. They will be denoted with a little JavaScript icon next to their name so you can quickly identify them vs built-in TextBuddy commands. You can still access your … Read more

TextBuddy Version 1.0.8 Release Notes

A few, nice quality-of-life improvements in this release as well as an important bug fix for Catalina users. Thanks again to everyone for supporting this little app. It would make my day if you would tell your friends or coworkers about TextBuddy. New: You can double-click the name of a command in the Quick Command … Read more

TextBuddy Version 1.0.7 Release Notes

Apologies for two updates in one day. This is a quick bug fix release for stuff I broke in v1.0.6. New: Added a “Keep Only Email Address” command. Improved: Refined the text in the toolbar’s tooltips to appease some very nitpicky users. Fixed: Dragging image files onto the TextBuddy window to OCR them works again. … Read more

TextBuddy Version 1.0.6 Release Notes

This update includes significant updates to capturing text from images (screenshots) and audio/video files. Audio Transcription Timestamps When transcribing text from audio or video files, TextBuddy can now (optionally) provide the timestamps associated with the words spoken. You can view the raw timestamps of each detected word, or you can let TextBuddy group phrases into … Read more

TextBuddy Version 1.0.5 Release Notes

New: Added “Keep Only URLs” command. New: Added “Get Current Safari Page Source” command. (Thanks to P-D for the suggestion.) New: Drag and drop a text file (or other text document) onto the main window to load its contents. New: By popular demand, added a presence to allow numbering lines starting from 0 or 1. … Read more

TextBuddy Version 1.0.4 Release Notes

TextBuddy is now compatible with macOS Catalina. I’m aware of a few remaining visual glitches on 10.15, but the app should work overall. I’d appreciate any bug reports on the older OS. New: Smart Punctuation command that converts straight quotes, ellipses, and dashes into their fancier typographic counterparts. (Uses SmartyPants by John Gruber.) New: Word … Read more

TextBuddy Version 1.0.3 Release Notes

Hello! Thanks so much for the amazingly warm welcome two weeks ago. Can’t begin to say how motivating it is to see so many people react enthusiastically to TextBuddy. This first update brings 28 new features, bug fixes, and improvements. If you’re enjoying TextBuddy, I’d love it if you could tell your other nerdy, plain-text-loving … Read more