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Photo Mechanic Plus, build 6424
« on: April 11, 2022, 10:09:06 AM »
Hello Everyone,

We are pleased to announce an update to Photo Mechanic Plus for macOS and Windows.  This new build of Photo Mechanic Plus addresses a number of issues present in the 6375 build.



On macOS, Photo Mechanic Plus requires Mac OS X 10.10 or higher  If you are using a Mac with macOS 10.9.5 or older, you will need to upgrade to macOS 10.10 or higher to use Photo Mechanic Plus.

On Windows, Photo Mechanic Plus requires a 64-bit edition of Windows 8 or higher.  If you are using Windows 7, or lower, you will need to upgrade to Windows 8 or higher in order to use Photo Mechanic Plus.

Photo Mechanic Plus (R6424) 04/06/2022

• Added: Refresh Status Cache button in the Catalog Management window that can be used to reset the catalog status of items in all open Contact Sheets.
• Fixed: Metadata preload failing silently on error/timeout.
• Fixed: Catalog Browse tree not updating when switching catalogs.
• Fixed: Keywords not sorting with hierarchical priority when preference is set.
• Fixed: Ingest not preserving path separators in Folder name field when the Code Replacement delimiter is not the platform's path separator.
• Fixed: PhotoDeck upload template two-factor authentication (2FA) failing.
• Fixed: SFTP upload template, known_hosts file cannot be created if ~/.ssh folder does not exist.

• Added: Favorites are now able to be exported and imported.
• Added: Automator apps can now be used as Droplets.
• Fixed: When copying files from a folder with trailing space character, PM creates a new folder with the same name but no trailing space character.
• Fixed: Incorrectly handling directories that display a '/' in their name.
• Fixed: Parent and sibling directory syntax (../) creates a folder called '-'.
• Fixed: Single-key color class/rating shortcut keys on keyboards without dedicated number row now work better and do not require pressing other modifier keys.

• Fixed: Remove from Catalog contextual menu item disabled when items are offline.
• Fixed: 'Select Date Range' hangs on images with capture times before 1970.