Version 4.2.0 is available

Today, Copernic released a new version of Copernic Desktop Search available (4.2.0.).

This update is recommended for all users and improves the usability of CDS.

Changes & Improvements

  • Improved PDF, Word, Excel and PowerPoint file extractors
    • Fixed text superposition issue for PDF documents
    • Fixed indexation issue for PDF and Word documents
    • Fixed indexation issue for special characters for PDF documents
    • Fixed stack overflow issue for ODS, Word and PowerPoint documents
  • Added “Browser” refine criteria for History and Favorites categories
  • Improved search speed for the File Name refine field
  • Added the option to Search as you type
  • Added the feature to automatically select the entire text when the search bar or refinement is selected
  • Added the feature to show the refine field history when selected
  • Added a gray border on the interface to increase the contrast on white background
  • Improved interface to standardize the header in the Preview Pane
  • Improved the integration with external links inside the application; the default browser is now used
  • Added credentials for connections requiring proxy
  • Improved Feedback window to allow users to contact different Copernic departments (Help > Give us Feedback…)
  • Added validation to ignore key events not originating from the keyboard

Fixes

  • Fixed configuration issue for archives files indexation
  • Fixed licensing issue when installing a software update
  • Fixed index directory display issue in the options pane
  • Fixed date sorting issue
  • Fixed display issue for icons with extensions longer than 5 characters
  • Fixed issue when the index is no longer available
  • Fixed issue when starting the application when the index file is locked by another software
  • Fixed error message inside the Lite version when serial number is invalid
  • Fixed an issue when moving the index
  • Fixed an issue with opening and printing sub-documents for Microsoft Outlook documents
  • Fixed issue when starting the application when some Windows folders are invalid
  • Fixed an issue when calling the COM function
  • Fixed issues when starting the application
  • Fixed user interface issue when the interface is expended
  • Fixed user interface issue in the Preview Pane header
  • Fixed user interface issue when the Windows task bar is configured to auto-hide
  • Fixed losing configuration issue when updating from previous version
  • Fixed saving issue when using a different calendar then the Gregorian one
  • Fixed user interface issue when an image is contained inside a resource
  • Fixed issue with links to Copernic’s website in the application
  • Fixed user interface issue in Standard View when the user was adding or removing another column
  • Fixed issue with the preview and copy of RSS feeds
  • Fixed issue with temporary files used for previews (Read Only)
  • Fixed display issue with the indexing status
  • Fixed updating issue with non-administrator account
  • Fixed several minor issues

To update, go to our download page.

If you have any further questions, feel free to contact us.

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