History

Version 3.4 Final

--- (November/11/2012)

  • Compatible to the new iOS6 databases.
  • WhatsApp-Support with the option to export your dialogs.
  • Search for phone-numbers within your contacts.
  • New Export-Formats e.g. all contacts as one PDF-file. (Mini-Phonebook)
  • Numerous bugfixes (like 500+).
  • Performance- and stability improvements.

Version 3.3 Final

--- (March/11/2012)

  • Incredibly many improvements ... Details coming soon.

Version 3.2 Final

--- (April/11/2011)

  • New function: search contacts. Find contacts based on first, last, position and organization
  • Numerous graphic adjustments based on iOS 4.3.1, aswell as correct handling of new database tables (still backwards compatible to iOS 2.x)
  • New function: messages (SMS/MMS) as PDF-export. Print and backup your most important message-dialogs
  • Based on the newest SQLite3.dll (v3.7.5 is part of the installation)
  • New function: Export of the Caller History (CSV und PDF) Perfect preparation for a high quality printout.
  • Redesigned the export page. More functions, easier to use.
  • Limit the number of messages (SMS/MMS) per page. No more memory errors with long message-dialogs (usually more than 4000)
  • New language files: Turkish and Czech, awell as many improvements on all other language files (many thanks for all hints and corrections)
  • Achieved a better performance with a higher overall stability. Must have been more than 1000 minor bugs and gliches fixed ...

Version 3.1 Final

--- (November/15/2010)

  • Better sort-routine, based on an intern group_id, prevents wrong message dialogs.
  • Correct parsing of Apple manifest files of an iTunes backup, creates a full file list.
  • Better detecting of brand new devices (e.g. iPhone 4)
  • MMS (multi media messages) are now display, even on devices without jailbreak.
  • Improved text message export as html-file, including MMS-preview-pictures, now looking even more like the bubbles-original.
  • New feature: Export of contacts as an RFC2426-conform vCard (electronic business card) optional including contact pictures and contact notes.
  • Modified and updated all language files. New language: Simplified Chinese.
  • FaceTime calls are now detected and properly marked with the little camera symbol in the 'Caller History' list.
  • Rare bug fixed where iTwin detected missing rights to save its databases and used an alternative output folder instead.
  • If a devicename couldn't be found (e.g. 'Stefans iPhone') then an error was shown. Now the generic name 'Apple device' is used in this case.
  • Due to some sql-command-optimizations accessing the databases, some light speed increases in almost every display routine is visible.
  • A text-message, sent to a group of people is now show in the respective message dialog. (Apple takes a different approach here)
  • Calendar bug fixed, where daily recurring events were shown, exceeding the recurrent end date.
  • 'Bereichsfehler' fixed, that was caused due to incomplete contact-details. Security check installed.
  • If you hold down the shift-key while closing iTwin, a log file is created on the desktop. (for easier debugging)
  • On devices with the new iOS4 the notes were no longer displayed. (Apple renamed the database again)
  • If the device name contained Unicode characters (e.g. Chinese or Russian), then the read operation of the databases was interrupted with a write error. Fixed.
  • In rare cases the ping request could cause iTwin to wait in a continuous loop, without showing an error. Fixed.
  • Update to the newest 'sqlite3.dll' (v3.7.3)
  • Export of single agenda-entries was not possible. Bug fixed and list sorted according date.
  • A faulty birthday inserted by Outlook could render the contact- and calendarlist with no entry at all.
  • 'Range-check-error' (see german translation above) during contact-export fixed. (also caused by the same birthday-problem)
  • iTwin could not show more than 32 note-entries. Error/limit fixed.
  • Number of own labels when tagging a tel-number increased from 16 to 32.
  • The ics-export of a calendar-entry does now include the location, the description and a summary of the event.
  • Every exported agenda-entry is now compliant with the RFC5545-protocol.
  • Rare bug found, where contacts without a telefonnumber-label could come up with an error during export.
  • A multi-line jobtitle / department / organization could cause a graphic 'glitch'. Bug fixed.
  • While exporting your contacts, the actual name ist displayed. (very helpful, if you search a corrupt entry)
  • Exporting a single contact was not possible. Bug fixed.
  • All export routines now remember the last used directory in order to make multiple-file-export to an own directory easier.
  • Subdirectorys created by iTwin are now allowed to contain unicode characters.
  • If mutiple devices were detected in the iTunes backup, the display order and corresponding device details could be wrong. Bug fixed.
  • A contact from the contactlist is now showing a blue bar when it is selected.

Version 3.0 Final

--- (August/12/2010)

  • compatible with the new iOS4 operating system from Apple (downward compatibility still granted)
  • iTwin does now recognize two new devices: 'iPad' and 'iPhone 4'
  • It is now possible to use iTwin on an Apple computers running either 'Paralles' or 'VirtualBox' ! While using a 'Shared-Folder' you can now accsess your iTunes-database right on your Mac !!
  • Update to the latest version of the impressive graphic engine, supplied by the gr32-team.
  • The text-message selectionbox is now showing a picture of the sender as well as a small preview of the last corresponding text-message.
  • The text-message searchbox can now search for contacts and phonenumbers, or can start a complete textsearch through all your text-messages starting with three letters as a minimum entry.
  • Bug fixed, where wrong names and numbers were displayed in text-message fields.
  • Calendar entiers now shows correct summer/winter times.
  • Zodiacs are now visible again on the brithday list.
  • Contact-export via a csv-file gives you the most flexible import possibilities. (e.g. into Outlook, Thunderbird etc.)
  • iTwin is now supporting a calendar-export as an ics-file, which is a common standard for an import into e.g. Outlook or Sunbird.
  • Although all export functions are now exclusively reserved to registered users, all databases are entirely saved by iTwin.
  • manual selection of an iTunes backup directory can now be used, to load older backups e.g. from CD / DVD
  • The online version query and the corresponding update routine have been revised and adapted to some Windows7 defaults.
  • A seperate export of birthday events is no longer necessary and therefore has been removed.
  • The text-message selectionlist now responds to a single mouse click, and is also showing a blue selection bar.
  • former 'SMS'-tab has been renamed to' Messages' according to Apple's default
  • Notes 'xx days ago' is now displayed in your selected language
  • Caution: Write permissions to the iTwin folder are now testet during start, and are possibly redirected to a folder located in 'application data\Moka\iTwin' !
  • To increase the readability of a list, a date will be replaced with the string 'Today' or 'Yesterday' (default by Apple)
  • Unusual characters inside contact details could generate an error message. Fixed.
  • Error message fixed, which could appear when displaying more than roundabout 4000 contacts.
  • A contact having birthday on the 29th of february showed an error. Fixed.
  • Text fields in the caller-list could overlap or were reduced unfavorable. Fixed.
  • Statement added, that is necessary to have a registration in order to export any of your data.
  • When changing to a different database, remnants were shown of previous data. Fixed.
  • A long text of a contact-note-entry could run outside of its corresponding field. Fixed.
  • The statusbox during file import was not scrolled properly, so that the current file i was not readable. Fixed.
  • While searching for an IP-address (Ping) of a device, a progressbar is shown.
  • Any export, is always build, using the selected codepage. (Unicode, ASCII, etc.)
  • You can now disable a text separator while using the contact export to a csv-file.
  • A text-message without an associated name could confuse an exported html-file. Fixed.
  • All language-files were expanded and revised. (please send a short email to me, if you find an incorrect word or if you could supply a complete new language)
  • Usless internal variables and data structures have been removed or replaced by constant parameters. (highly optimized memory usage)
  • Bug fixed, where a wrong path to the iTwin-data-folder could be displayed
  • All lists have been repositioned by a few pixel and can handle now different scrollbar-widths
  • The notes-header is now drawn with a brown color gradient
  • A just unbelievable number of small errors and inconsistencies have been detected and removed (probably more then 100)
  • Extensive cleanup and optimizations across the entire sourcecode, including many visual improvements and adjustments to the new iOS4 design. (too many, to be all listed here)

Version 2.1 Final

--- (August/06/2009)

  • Support for the new and extended SMS-database-format beginning with OS3.0. MMS-text is shown, and on a device with jailbreak the pictures are displayed aswell.
  • A doubleclick on an MMS-picture will bring up the default picture-viewer, to show the images in full resolution.
  • Unread SMS on the device were read, but not displayed in iTwin. Bug fixed.
  • The calendar can now handle all recurrent events. (daily, weekly, every 2 weeks, monthly and yearly)
  • Bug fixed, where only the first day of a multiple-day-event was shown.
  • A second doubleclick on an email-adress or an url will now bring up the corresponding default-mailer/browser.
  • Support for the newest SQLite.dll (v3.6.16) which is now part of this installation.
  • New language-file: Portuguese
  • Numerous small bug-fixes and optimizations.

Version 2.0 Beta

--- (July/13/2009)

Info: This 'beta'-status is only due to the incomplete localization of the languages, which apart from english and german are not fully ready. I will be update them as soon as possible.
  • Contact-details are now shown in the well-known iPhone-look.
  • Making a doubleclick on a contact-detail will show the entry in an edit-field for possible clipboard-operations. Sorry, but changes are still not allowed.
  • Pressing a letter-key will jump to the corresponding letter in the contact-list.
  • The SMS-list was optimized, bug-fixed and the text is now shown within 'iPhone-bubbles'.
  • The SoftScroll-routine was speed-optimized and is now from the feeling closer to the 'original'.
  • Corrected the birthday-list again, so that calculations are now showing the right age. Doubleclicking on that birthday-list will bring up the corresponding contact-details.
  • Older iTunes-backup-versions lower than V8.0 can be read and displayed via iTwin.
  • The calendar is adjusted to the new OS3.0 and will now show the place, as well as the begin- and end-times via a hint-text.
  • Bug-fixes in the sorting-routine 'Firstname/Lastname'.
  • Bug-fixes in the SMS-export-routine.
  • The new iPhone 3Gs should now be recognized and handled.
  • Thousands of 'little changes' which doesn't make sense to explain them here Wink
  • Changed to shareware. The reasons for this descission can be found in 'News'.

Version 1.6 Final

--- (May/23/2009)

  • 'SMS' and 'Notes' can be exported as 'HTML' or a plain 'Text'-file, where the HTML-export is optimized for the Safari-resolution on the iPhone/iPod Touch.
  • Added 'SMS-Textsearch-Graphic' only, without any function. Tip: If you need a textsearch before my routine is fully ready, then use the SMS-Export and do a search via Notepad.exe.
  • Removed a bug in the calculation of the birthdays on the birthdaylist.
  • ComboBoxes on the Export-Tab resized. (wrong Birthday-Combo Size and Content)
  • Correct calculation of the 'Total-SMS'.
  • Read-Speedup of the SMS and Notes databases.
  • Weekdays and Monthnames are now displayed in correct localized words.

Version 1.5 Final

--- (May/07/2009)

  • Analysing the databases in a more simple and bug-free way.
  • The unix-date is now calculated correct and is adjusted for local settings.
  • The 'Today' button is autosizing according to the text.
  • The '24h' calendar entry on 'all day' events was replaced by the correct word 'all-day'.
  • Numerous bugs in the calendar- and contact module corrected, so that the birthday list should be finally visible now.
  • New localization files added. (French, Dutch and Hebrew) All characters are now expanded to UniCode.
  • Overall code-cleanup.

Version 1.4 Final

--- (Apr/01/2009)

  • The Apostroph (') should not bring up any errors now, when reading via Wi-Fi.
  • The 'Save As ...' - Buttons are not activ, for the time the export-routines are not 100% ready. You are not been taken to the 'About'-page anymore, because the 'donation-motivation-idea' didn't really work out and it went on my nerves aswell. Hm ...
  • The Export of the birthdays is in progress.
  • The missing localisations have been completed.

Version 1.3 Final

--- (Apr/01/2009)

  • The Apostrophe (') in the Device-Name of the iPhone/iPod Touch (e.g. Peter's iPhone) was the reason for numerous errors. Those special characters will now be removed.
  • The new iTunes-databaseformat is now recognized and will be read correctly.
  • The different device-generations (2G/3G etc.) should now be displayed properly.
  • The homepage and the program itself have a new logo.

Version 1.2 Final

--- (Apr/01/2009)

  • First (public) Final-Version ... Everything before had Beta-Status.