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[30.05.2017] Annotation Edit Suite 1.9.89.2

Changes:

New in version 1.9.89.2

- Export of multiple tracks only adds a track number, if duplicate track names are found.
- Extended "Show illegal text" function to "Show illegal text/timecode".
Holding "Alt" limits to illegal timecode, holding "Shift" limits to illegal text.
- Added export and import: Adobe Audition Cue Markers (decimal type only).
- Solved a possible issue in version 1.9.89 with "Native timecode" option checked and movies that do not contain timecode.
- Images (NLE,DCP) export.
FCPX Effect export. Solved issue in version 1.9.89 with AE Subtitle X Motion template.
Added horizontal left and center position for AE Subtitle X vertical text.
Revised leading to match preview. Revised line shift for vertically center subtitles.
Allows export of FCP X with movie, if the video has no audio tracks.
- AE Subtitle X .fcpxml import. Added import of line shift for vertically center subtitles.
Added import of horizontal position for vertical text subtitles.
Compound clips need to be decomposed before export in FCP X.
- Some polishes.

Version 1.9.89

- PAC export. Corrected version 1.9.88.5.
- .890 export/ import. Supports vertical position code.
Corrected support of .890 "first language" code.
More compatible usage of hyphen character.
- Added AE Subtitle X 4k Motion templates to installer.
Updated AE Subtitle X ReadMe.
- Revised automatic font substitution.
- Added new version of Annotation Transcriber.
- Added new demo version of zeitAnker Teletext.
- Some polishes.

Version 1.9.88.5

- PAC export. Revised export of educated quotes.
- SRT import. Revised support for non-standard position/alignment.
- Images (NLE,DCP) export. Corrected DCI DCDM export of version 1.9.88.1
- Supports import of many plain text subtitle formats saved as .doc, .docx, .rtf , .rtfd or .odt.
- Added new demo version of zeitAnker Teletext.
- Some polishes.

Version 1.9.88.1

- PAC import. Revised support for Chinese PAC files.
- W3C Timed Text (TTML) export/import. Revised support for frame-based NDF timeBase:media ttml.
- MCC import. Added import of justification.
- Added import one more Titra format (TXT, RTF).
- Revised import of styled RTF.
- Corrected Images (NLE,DCP) export of previous version.
- Some polishes.

Version 1.9.87.6

- Image Export: Removed a limitation that FCP X export required Mac OS X 10.10.
- Image Export: Added separate Image Export plugins for Mac OS X 10.6.8
- Some polishes.

Version 1.9.87.4

- Added "Show illegal text". The first occurrence of red text is selected.
- SRT export. Added export preference for export of position and alignment tags to SRT
- Added shortcuts. Ctrl-cmd-j and ctrl-cmd-l for progressive forward and rewind.
- Includes update of Annotation Transcriber and zeitAnker Teletext Demo.
- Some polishes.

Version 1.9.87

- EBU STL export. Made EBU STL technical line length warning optional.
- FCP X Text Effect import. Now optimised for .fcpxml 1.4 and later.
Compound clips with subtitles need to be decomposed in the FCP X timeline before .fcpxml export.
(Select all edited compound clips and hit cmd-shift-G).
- Image Export (NLE, DCP). Added FCP X Text Effect font size option.
When selected Annotation Edit exports the font size identical to FCP X, not scaled to match image rendering.
FCP X export. Now hides on end of subtitle.
- Added FCP X chapter-marker with poster export. You can use this to add a duration to markers.
- Limited import of FCP X markers to active markers in timeline.
- Added AE Subtitle X 4k variant (optional).
- Revised Japanese Videotron/Lambda import.
- W3C Timed Text export. Revised EBU-TT. Added more options.
- Corrected German DLP Cinema export interface of version 1.9.86.
- WebVTT export. Unchecking extended attributes now also omits subtitle index number.
- SubRip SRT export. Italics are applied per line for compatibility with e.g. Amazon.
- Now uses canonical unicode normalisation.
- Changed "Pre-Roll" button modifiers. Hold the "Shift" key to reset, hold the "Alt" key to offset subtitle timecode.
- On Mac OS X 10.7 or later the save dialog can be dismissed when Autosave is disabled.
- Compatible with macOS 10.12.2.
- Contour Design Shuttle settings compatible with macOS Sierra.
- New version of zeitAnker Teletext. Corrections and performance enhancements.
- New version of Annotation Transcriber. Added FCP X chapter-marker with poster export.
- Polishes.

Version 1.9.86

- Updated autosave without versions checked in all applications.
- MS Word import. Detects .docx saved with .doc extension.
- EBU STL export. Re-added EBU STL technical line length warning.
- Images exports. Revised preview and backdrop rendering.
- Images (Blu-ray, DVD). Faster opaque renderproof.
- DLP Timed Text export. Changed horizontal positioning of vertical text.
- SCC closed caption import. Supports import of explicitly assigned default white text.
- W3C Timed Text export and import.
Added Japanese iTunes Timed Text (.itt) export with vertical text and ruby annotation.
- Movie volume is saved to preferences.
- Expand/shorten selection now supports slicing, to slice hold shift on confirmation (e.g shift-tab).
- Revised shift by line for FCP X text effect export.
- New version of zeitAnker Teletext (added DLP Cinema and FCP X export, added color remap).
- New version of Annotation Transcriber (with corrected updater).

Version 1.9.85.2

- Revised SCC import. Justification and horizontal position.
- Corrected a problem with Gatekeeper in version 1.9.85.
- Added option: Hide display of subtitle on end timecode.
- Annotation Edit and zeitAnker Teletext are compatible with macOS Sierra.
- New version of Annotation Transcriber (now compatible with macOS Sierra).

Version 1.9.85

- WebVTT export. Revised "Extended WebVTT export" for browsers.
- WebVTT import. Revised vertical position.
- Added option: Hide display of subtitle on end timecode.
- Added basic DaVinci Resolve .fcpxml text import.
- Added basic EzTitles .ezxml project import.
- Polishes.

Version 1.9.84

- DLP Cinema import. Added import of ruby annotation.
- DLP Cinema export DCI 1.1. Added export of ruby annotation.
- Added "Insert Ruby Separator" for adding Lambda style ruby annotation.
- W3C Timed Text export. Added Netflix RTL option for Arabic or Hebrew.
- Revised "Track without Ruby Annotation" for export of imported Lambda .cap import.
- SCC closed captions import. Improved support for non-double special characters.
- .890 import and export. Added support for "#" character.
- New version of zeitAnker Teletext.
- Polishes.

Version 1.9.83

- Image exports. Added font slanting for horizontal subtitles, if the font has no italic variant (Asian fonts).
- Video controller. Added font slanting.
- Videotron Lambda (.cap). Extended import and export (italic, partial italic, top, bottom, vertical left/right).
Added "Track without ruby annotation" for export of .cap import.
- Added filter option for vertical position.
- Refined some generic text subtitle imports.
- Minor interface changes.
- Polishes.

Version 1.9.82.1

- Corrected straight SDI Media export of version 1.9.82.
- Added SDI Media text only import.

Version 1.9.82

- Images (NLE, DCP) QuickTime movie export. Revised export of tracks with empty subtitles.
- DLP Cinema export/import. Revised partial italics at end of line.
- DAS Export. Replaced Windows Latin-1 option with Unicode UTF-16.
- Added straight SDI Media export.
- Includes update of zeitAnker Teletext demo.
- Polishes.

Version 1.9.81

- FCP X images export. Allows relink of image assets in FCP X.
FCP X Effect. Added support of centre vertical position for FCP X 10.2.2 with AE Subtitle X template.
- EBU STL import/export. Revised centre vertical position.
- DAS export/import. Revised SDI Media DAS extensions.
- Includes update of zeitAnker Teletext demo.
- Polishes.

Version 1.9.80

- EBU STL export. Supports renewed ARTE character sets.
- Easier ARTE empty subtitle zero.
- W3C Timed Text export. Added line padding option to EBU TT export.
- Images export. Added "Get settings" to match Bluray and NLE export.
Improved export on Retina Macs.
- Images (Bluray, DVD) export. Added optional 4 color preview of DVD images.
Simplified DVD export settings. SD/DVD images are exported as full screen.
- Revised Cyrillic PAC.
- German interface: Fixed W3C Timed Text and Captionate XML export.
- Includes update of zeitAnker Teletext demo.
- Polishes.

Version 1.9.79.1

- Reintroduced Asian vertical text for Mac OS X 10.10 and later.
- DLP Cinema Export. Revised color value for second row of dual-language subtitles.
- SAMI export uses BOM.
- Revised SCC closed caption export for iTunes movie store.
- Polishes.

Version 1.9.78.8

- Changed EBU STL import validation.
- Added optional CPS count ignoring white space.
- DLP Cinema Export. Added color value for second row of dual-language subtitles.
- Includes update of zeitAnker Teletext Demo.
- Polishes.

Version 1.9.78.7

- Revised .DAS Export.
- Includes update of Annotation Transcriber.
- Includes update of zeitAnker Teletext Demo.
- Polishes.

Version 1.9.78.6

- Corrected image exports of version 1.9.78.3
- Added set position to justification menu option.
- Added ASS export.
- SSA/ASS export. Added horizontal alignment.
- SSA/ASS import. Added horizontal alignment.
- Sony Timed Text Import / SMPTE Timed Text import. Improved vertical and horizontal position and alignment.
- Revised and renamed "Fast Loggíng" options.

Version 1.9.78.3

- Added Avid Media Composer marker export and import.
- Added Avid Media Composer spanned marker export and import.
Avid marker import supports timecode and frames.
- Includes update of Annotation Transcriber.
- MXF requires Apple Pro Video Formats vs. 2.0.3

Version 1.9.78.2

- Revised RTF with timecode export on Mac OS X 10.11 (El Capitan)
- FCP X Clip marker export. Added note (logging comment).
Added support for 24 bit audio and multiple mono tracks.
- Images (NLE, DCP) FCP X with movie export.
Added support for 24 bit audio and multiple mono tracks.
- Includes update of Annotation Transcriber.
Includes update of zeitAnker Teletext Demo.
- Polishes.

Version 1.9.78

- WebVTT export. Switched to line integer for vertical position, better supported by current browsers.
Changed WebVTT export option to allow exclusion of features not generally supported by browsers.
- Quicktime subtitle import. Added support for ISO language codes in addition to
QuickTime language codes.
- Revised Swift .sif/.xif import.
- Added Swift .xif export.
- Images (Blu-ray, DVD) BDN export. Added export of optional text in graphics files.
- BDN export. Added import of optional text in graphics files.
- Image export. Revised support of Apple Retina systems.
- Word count. Changed linguistics on Mac OS X 10.10 or later for better support of Asian text.
- Added optional reference text creation and display in document .
If reference text is locked, functions to change reference text, the amount or text distribution of subtitles are disabled.
- Shuffle first/last word now includes immediately following punctuation character.
- Added Merge/Shuffle with space delimiter selector.
- Added 47.952 fps support for SubCap export to AVID MC 8.3.
- Bought back fluid select next/previous subtitle while playing the movie.
- SRT import. Added support of rare horizontal and vertical alignment tags.
- Revised Screen PAC vertical top position import.
- Faster initial audio analysis.
- Corrected a rare time display issue in video controller introduced in version 1.9.76.
- Revised EBU STL ARTE french export of version 1.9.76.
- W3C Timed Text export. Revised SMPTE override in English localization.
- Unified build for Mac OS X 10.6.8 or later.
- Includes update of Annotation Transcriber.
- Includes update of zeitAnker Teletext Demo.
- Interface corrections.
- Adjustments and polishes.

Version 1.9.76

- Revised image exports on OS X 10.10.x or later due to SDK changes.
- The minimal requirement of this version is Mac OS X 10.7.
- Added a graceful alert when run on OS X 10.6.8. A version still running on OS X 10.6.8 is provided as a separate download.
- Completely revised and extended Evertz ProCap import.
Caption type, italics, justification, horizontal and vertical position, 29.97 DF/NDF.
- Revised Screen PAC import.
- Corrected FCP X .fcpxml import.
- Added media fps info in document window.
- Added option to edit timecode values textually for current subtitles in video controller.
- Added option to edit time value textually for pre-roll in processing drawer.
• Revised DLP DCDM export for compatibility with Dolby servers
- Corrected an issue with unusual subtitle sorting in version 1.9.72.
- Corrected an issue with low time scale movies in version 1.9.72.
- Includes update of Annotation Transcriber. Includes update of zeitAnker Teletext Demo.
- Polishes.

Version 1.9.72
- Screen PAC import. Added option to define a second language in Import/Export preferences.
Revised import of someThai special characters.
- Screen PAC export. Arabic/Greek//Hebrew/Cyrillic/Thai as second language is automatically detected.
- Added "Adjust to document frame rate" function for e.g. time values imported from time-based formats.
- Added a large video mode to video controller for QC and presentation.
- FCP X NLE export. Corrected an issue with active fades.
- Revised DLP/InterOP XML import.
- Revised W3C Timed Text export (DCDM, Brightcove).
Allows setting of semi-transparent background and outline width for some .ttml formats .
- WebVTT exports are now saved with optional byte order mark.
- Added workaround for a bug in OS X 10.11 (beta), that prevented launch.
- Includes update of Annotation Transcriber. Includes update of zeitAnker Teletext Demo.
- Polishes.

Version 1.9.69

- Adobe Premiere CC project import. Added import of italics in closed captions.
- W3C Timed Text import. Added import of Adobe Premiere CC TTML notation of italics.
- W3C Timed Text SMPTE-TT 608 export. Added selectable target channel.
- Revised W3C Timed Text SMPTE-TT 608/708 import and export.
SMPTE-TT 608/708 is a usable option for exchange of editable subtitles with Adobe Premiere CC.
For high quality burnt-in Adobe Premiere CC subtitles export to e.g. Final Cut XML with images.
- Annotation Edit cleans Adobe Premiere CC sidecar TTML for import to Adobe Premiere CC and other 3rd party tools.
- MCC 708 closed caption import. Added support for Adobe Premiere CC and EZTitles variants.
- MacCaption .cca project import. Added support for current .cca vs. 3. (incl. all programs, italics, position and justification).
- Revised CEA 608 closed caption import from 608 and 708 QuickTime closed caption tracks.
- Revised SCC import.
- MS Word .doc/.docx export now includes maximum char count for subtitle display time.
Corrected issues with import and export of long MSWord .doc/.docx documents.
Empty subtitles are now allowed for your translation workflow.
Extended MS Word clean up.
- PAC import. Added import of comments as logging comments.
- PAC import and export. Added support of rare latin special characters (e.g. non-combining accents).
- QuickTime Caption import. Added support of italics in QuickTime soft subtitles.
- EBU STL import. Added import of FAB Subtitler comments as logging comments.
- EBU STL export. Updated layout of ARTE revision .doc export.
- EBU STL export and import. Added support of rare latin special characters (e.g. non-combining accents).
- Video controller. Revised short cut functions on newer OS X updates.
- Ayato Text export now uses .doc format and includes maximum char count for subtitle display time.
- Swift SIF import (added support of newer numbering scheme).
- Added Swift XIF import.
- Added Lemony 5 KIO Interchange File import.
- Revised Lemony 4 .lem4 import.
- Softni import. .sub files are detected if saved as .txt.
- Added adjustable font size of main edit view.
- Corrected visual appearance on Mac OS X 10.10.x.
- Includes update of QuickTime Soft Subtitle (MPEG-4) plugin.
Re-added Simplified Chinese. Supports movies that were saved with scaled size.
- Added QuickTime tx3g XML import incl. justification and italics.
- Includes update of CC Import Plugin and installer.
- Includes update of zeitAnker Teletext Demo.
- Revised German interface.
- Polishes.

Download: application/zip Annotation_Edit_1.9.89.2.zip

[30.05.2017] zeitAnker Annotation Transcriber 1.7.36

Changes:

New in version 1.7.36

- Allows export of FCP X Markers, if the video has no audio tracks.

Version 1.7.35

- Brought back yellow native timecode display.
- Sets frame rate automatically if available in media file.

Version 1.7.34

- Added shortcuts. Ctrl-cmd-j and ctrl-cmd-l for progressive forward and rewind.
- Polishes.

Version 1.7.32.4

- Added FCP X chapter-marker with poster export.
You can use it to add a duration to markers.
- SubRip SRT export. Italics are applied per line for compatibility with e.g. Amazon.
- Compatible with macOS 10.12.2.
- Contour Design Shuttle settings compatible with macOS Sierra.
- Some corrections.

Version 1.7.32

- Updated autosave without versions checked.
- MS Word import. Detects .docx saved with .doc extension.
- Corrected updater.

Version 1.7.30

- Added compatibility with macOS Sierra.
- Polishes

Version 1.7.29.1

- Fixed a minor user interface glitch with Mac OS X 10.11 El Capitan.

Version 1.7.29

- Fixed a compatibility issue with MAC OS X 10.11 El Capitan.
- Added Avid Media Composer marker export.
- Added Avid Media Composer spanned marker export.
- MXF requires Apple Pro Video Formats vs. 2.0.3
- Polishes.

Version 1.7.28

- FCP X Clip marker export.
Added support for 24 bit audio and multiple mono tracks.
Added note export. Double note delimiters create a todo marker.
- Added reference text. Create or remove reference text for translators.
- Polishes

Version 1.7.27

Polishes

Version 1.7.25

- Works with Mac OS X 10.11 (El Capitan).
- Exports to SRT and WebVTT use BOM (byte order mark).
- Leveraged Final Cut Pro X marker export to Final Cut Pro X 10.1.2 (Final Cut Pro X XML v1.4).

Version 1.7.23

- Excel XML export. Takes care of Excel special character apostrophe.
Consistent italic text font (Excel might not use the default font).

Version 1.7.22

- Added import of timecode from BWF iXML metadata.
- Added FCP X clip marker export for audio only files with timecode from BWF or QuickTime Timecode.
- Added MS Word .docx/.doc text export.
- Revised FCP/FCP X clip marker export.
- Revised Versions menu selection.
- Revised SRT import.

Version 1.7.20

- Adjustments for Mac OS X 10.10 Yosemite.
- Revised timecode links from timecode script.
- Improved Excel XML import and export (allows italics).
- Added Contour Design Shuttle Express sample setting for vs. 3 driver.
- Polishes.

Version 1.7.19.1

- Added f5 Script RTF export (text, timecode, metadata, media).
- Please note: f5 timing accuracy is only 1/10th s.
- Changed text cursor position info to line cursor position info.
- Added line length info.
- Empty lines or lines timecode only lines are not counted.
- Timecode links are not counted as words.
- Corrections and polishes.

Version 1.7.19

Added Mac OS X 10.9.5 gatekeeper support.
Prepared for Mac OS X 10.10 Yosemite.

Version 1.7.18

- Added basic iTunes Timed Text export.
- Added basic EBU-T-D (ARD) export.
- Corrected webVTT import.
- Jog Shuttle / Two finger scroll video navigation. Added "Toggle Jog Shuttle Navigation" menu command and short cut. Fixed a possible stability issue.

Version 1.7.17.1

- w3c Timed Text Export. Applied changes for Mac OS X 10.9.x (Mavericks).
- Interface. Adjusted for Mac OS X 10.9.x (Mavericks).
- Revised timecode edit field.
- Extended languages list with regional languages. Use auto completion for fast access.
- Added iTunes Timed Text (.itt)
- Revised German localization.

1.7.15

- Added function. Recreate with native timecode.
- Improved workflow with Annotation Edit.
- Added workflow with zeitAnker Teletext (timecode, colors, italics, underline, justification).
Annotation Transcriber provides a named Teletext Colors list in the color picker.
Use these colors to prepare files for zeitAnker Teletext.
zeitAnker Teletext can read Annotation Transcriber and "RTF with Timecode" files.
- Polishes.

1.7.14

- This version requires Mac OS X 10.6.8 or later.
- Polishes.

Version 1.7.12

- Dragging video to the document inserts video frame image again.
- Polishes.

Version 1.7.10

- Added Compressor marker list export.

Version 1.7.9

- Revised Excel XML export.
- Added zeitAnker Scene Detection file import.

Version 1.7.8

- Added export: Final Cut Pro X clip markers.
- Updated WebVTT export.
- Polishes.

Version 1.7.7

-Added shortcuts for step by frame:
ctrl-i: step timecode frame backwards with audio
ctrl-o: step timecode frame bforwards with audio
Press alt-ctrl to step by frame without audio.

Version 1.7.6.1

- Corrected a signing issue in latest version 1.7.6
- Added OS X Mountain Lion compliance.
For Mountain Lion Gatekeeper support of all our apps please download the package here (Mountain Lion required):
http://www.zeitanker.com/common/Annotation_Edit_ML.zip
- Polishes.

Version 1.7.5

- Enhanced automatic text encoding detection.
- Polishes.

Version 1.7.4

- Updated demo mode.

Version 1.7.3.1

- Added HTML5 WebVTT (caption, chapter) import/export.

Version 1.7.2

- Mac OS X 10.7 (Lion):
- Added an informative alert and relaunch on changes to Autosave/Versions .
- Added import: MS Word 2007 (.docx), Open Office (.odt). (Mac OS 10.5 or higher required)
- Added import of new Annotation Edit File format (.mvtf)
- Revised Contour Design Shuttle setting examples.
- Better video scrubbing now also when "Scrolling with Inertia" is selected in System Preferences.

Version 1.7

- Mac OS X 10.7 (Lion):
Shuttle Express/Pro and scrubbing gesture are no longer affected by scroll direction changes.
- Added Contour Design Shuttle setting examples.
- Many polishes.

Version 1.6.7

- Updated Final Cut Pro marker export.
- Added support for concurrent waveform rendering in multiple documents
- Revised DFXP (w3c Timed Text) import and export.

Version 1.6.6

- Added compatibility with Mac OS X 10.7 (Lion).
- Revised waveform display.
- Polishes

Version 1.6.4.3

- Enhanced script alignment to timecode tracks.
- Optional FCP Clip Marker text limit.
- Minor Polishes

Version 1.6.4

- Added Final Cut xml clip marker export. The movie is linked.
- Added option: Save backup.
- Added option: Automatically open recent document.
- Fixes and polishes.

Version 1.6.3.2

- Added timecode update for Audiotranskription F4/F5 imports
- Some polishes.

Version 1.6.3.1

- Allows non-standard Google Translate .srt
- Added QOS report.

Download: application/zip Annotation_Transcriber_1.7.36.zip