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The Past Comes To Currency

I have updated and uploaded a new version of my currency exchange rate application Currency bringing it up to version 1.09

New in this version is:

  • Using version 7 of the API (more currencies)
  • API usage stats
  • View last 8 days exchange rates
  • Save the last 8 days exchange rate as a CSV file

This application requires a working internet connection and wget to work. The data is supplied by the Free Currency Converter site.

You can view a short video of it in action.

kHangman Release

I have released a new game called kHangman which is a version of the classic word guessing game Hangman.

This version allows different word list to be used as well as a variety not sound effects for the game. You also have the ability to look up the word the computer picked.

Why not visit my merchandise store or my Ko-Fi pages.

Updates To TrainTimes

My application for UK train timetables TrainTimes has been upgraded to version 1.14

New in this version is the ability to save the station timetables on the current and future station timetable, which it’s sister application BusTimes received recently.

Also the contents of it’s scrap files are cleared on exit, it checks to see if wget is seen by the filer and if not informs the user and a more robust handling of open files on an error.

You can view a short YouTube video of the new features in action.

If you like my software you could give me a few quid through my Ko-Fi pages or buy some of my merchandise.

BusTimes Versions 1.14 And 1.15 Release

My UK bus timetable application BusTimes has been upgraded to version 1.14 and shortly afterwards to version 1.15

New features introduced in version 1.14 is the ability to save the bus stop timetable in either plain text or HTML formats, a better description of the bus stop on the bus stop window, if their is no route timetable for a bus then that icon is greyed out, scrap files are cleared on exit, if the application crashes any open files created by the application should be closed and gives a warning if wget is not found.

The update from 1.14 to 1.15 was that a slight bug was introduced when greying out the no route timetable the application did not ungrey those icons again.

I have a short YouTube video of it in action.

This application requires a working internet connection and wget to work.

The data comes from the Transport API site.

You can purchase some of my merchandise if you wish or support my development through my Ko-Fi pages.

Some Updates To StreetFix

My applications for viewing and reporting problems in and around UK streets StreetFix has been upgraded to version 1.03

The updates in this version is mostly to make the application more stable which includes

  • Check for wget before application starts and if not present informs the user
  • Closes open files on a crash
  • Change of icon sprite
  • Pointer changes when over a clickable button that’s not obvious

This application requires a working internet connection and wget to work with the data coming from Fix My Street site.

Another Form Filler Update

My form filling application Form Filler has been updated to version 1.18 with the ability to set the default form to be used when loaded.

Also a few typos have been fixed, when altering form names the title is amended straight away if that form is displayed.

On the download their is two directories none called NewUsers and the other Upgrading.

If this is your first time using Form Filler use the NewUsers directory and if you are upgrading from a previous version use the Upgrading directory so you don’t loose your data.

I have a short YouTube video of the new feature in action.

Don’t forget about my merchandise store and if you want to give me a few quid you can do so through my Ko-Fi pages.

Set Default Window With Form Filler

My form filling application Form Filler has been upgraded to version 1.17

New in this version is the ability to set the default window which will open when clicking on the iconbar’s icon, when selecting either of the main or slim windows from the iconbar menu the form’s name will appear and some code improvements.

I have a short YouTube video of it in action to view the new features.

My merchandise store and Ko-fi pages if you think my applications is worth a few quid.

Form Filler Upgraded To Version 1.16

After over 8 years of no updates my form filling application Form Filler has been upgraded to version 1.16

What’s new in this version is the ability to save the window positions of the form windows, menu ticks working for the form you are on and it is now using Dr Wimp 5.01

The download contains 2 directories 1 for new users and 1 for people upgrading

The save window position was requested by a user of the application. So of you have ideas for any of my applications you can ask and if possible I will try and implement it.

I have a short YouTube video of it in action.

My merchandise store and my Ko-fi pages.

PDF To TIFF KPDFutil

My front end to PDFutils KPDFutil has been upgraded to version 1.04

New in this version is the ability to convert PDF files into TIFF files plus a slight bug fix.

The bug fix that sometimes changing from odd or even pages did not always change.

With the PDF to TIFF conversion their is various options available they are

  • Colour output
  • Grey scale output
  • Monochrome output
  • No Compression
  • Packbits Compression
  • JPEG Compression
  • LZW Compression
  • Deflate Compression
  • Output all pages
  • Output the odd pages
  • Output the even pages
  • Output selected pages

I have uploaded a short YouTube video of it in action.

My merchandise store and my Ko-Fi pages.