New in File Juggler 2.0.15

Released May 31, 2018

Fixes a problem with the digital signature in the installer

File Juggler 2.0.14

Released April 14, 2018

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Bugfixes

  • Configuration saves properly when changing order and enabled status of rules.
  • Fixed a bug that would cause content from PDF files to have spaces between characters

File Juggler 2.0.13

Released April 07, 2018

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Bugfixes

  • Fixed a problem where the year in date variables would be "YYYY" instead of the actual year
  • Fixed a bug that would cause FJ to crash when editing variable when it was opened from a condition.

Changes:

  • PDF content reading handles non-linear text layout better (columns, boxes etc.)
  • Added "line" in pattern variable
  • Changes to accept of error reports and anonymous usage statistics.
  • Configuration saves properly when changing order and enabled status of rules.
  • Fixes a problem that would prevent File Juggler 1 and 2 from starting with windows together
  • "Run command" retries if command fails

File Juggler 2.0.11

Released January 30, 2018

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Should I upgrade from 1.3?

File Juggler 2.0 will not import your rules from version 1.3.x, so you will need to recreate rules manually. File Juggler 2.0 will install and run seperately from 1.3, so you will not lose any data when upgrading and you can switch back easily.

If you don't need any of the new features in 2.0, there's no problem in staying with 1.3.

You can run 1.3 and 2.0 at the same time, if you make sure they don't work in the same directory. This will of course use additional system resources.

A File Juggler license is valid for both versions, and you can use the same registration key.

Bugfixes

  • When a variable name was changed from the variable select window, the change wasn't updated in tree before window was reopened
  • Crash when editing variable from the Select variable window
  • Adding a second copy action would clear the options set in the first
  • Save configuration error

File Juggler 2.0.10

Released January 05, 2018

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Bugfixes

  • Fixes a problem that would leave "pending" lines in log, even though action was performed
  • Misc. minor fixes

File Juggler 2.0.7

Released November 12, 2017

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Solves a problem that could cause File Juggler to crash on start. The installer would not upgrade the .NET framework as needed. This would cause File Juggler to crash when the required version of the .NET framework (version 4.6.2) was not installed.

What's new in version 2.00?

File Juggler 2.0.5

Released October 17, 2017

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File Juggler 2.0 has better options for extracting and using contents in documents. Configurable variables gives you improved flexibility when creating rules.

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Should I upgrade from 1.3?

File Juggler 2.0 will not import your rules from version 1.3.x, so you will need to recreate rules manually. File Juggler 2.0 will install and run seperately from 1.3, so you will not lose any data when upgrading and you can switch back easily.

If you don't need any of the new features in 2.0, there's no problem in staying with 1.3.

You can run 1.3 and 2.0 at the same time, if you make sure they don't work in the same directory. This will of course use additional system resources.

A File Juggler license is valid for both versions, and you can use the same registration key.

Changes from 2.04 to 2.05

Bugfixes

  • A few minor fixes

Other changes

  • Case sensitivity is optional in Regular Expression variables

File Juggler 2.0.4

Released October 10, 2017

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File Juggler 2.0 has better options for extracting and using contents in documents. Configurable variables gives you improved flexibility when creating rules.

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Should I upgrade from 1.3?

File Juggler 2.0 will not import your rules from version 1.3.x, so you will need to recreate rules manually. File Juggler 2.0 will install and run seperately from 1.3, so you will not lose any data when upgrading and you can switch back easily.

If you don't need any of the new features in 2.0, there's no problem in staying with 1.3.

You can run 1.3 and 2.0 at the same time, if you make sure they don't work in the same directory. This will of course use additional system resources.

A File Juggler license is valid for both versions, and you can use the same registration key.

Changes from 2.03 to 2.04

Bugfixes

  • - A few minor bugs fixed

Other changes

  • - Better support for high DPI displays
  • - New interface icons

File Juggler 2.0.3

Released September 29, 2017

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File Juggler has better options for extracting and using contents in documents. Configurable variables gives you improved flexibility when creating rules.

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Should I upgrade from 1.3?

File Juggler 2.0 will not import your rules from version 1.3.x, so you will need to recreate rules manually. File Juggler 2.0 will install and run seperately from 1.3, so you will not lose any data when upgrading and you can switch back easily.

If you don't need any of the new features in 2.0, there's no problem in staying with 1.3.

You can run 1.3 and 2.0 at the same time, if you make sure they don't work in the same directory. This will of course use additional system resources.

A File Juggler license is valid for both versions, and you can use the same registration key.

File Juggler 1.3.21

Released February 25, 2017

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File Juggler 1.3.20

Released November 01, 2016

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Solves a problem where evaluation of folders wouldn't complete

Bugfixes

  • Solves a problem where evaluation of folders wouldn't complete

File Juggler 1.3.18

Released September 16, 2016

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Removes a selftest feature intended for the beta only

Bugfixes

  • Removes a selftest feature intended for the beta only

File Juggler 1.3.17

Released August 02, 2016

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Features

  • Better support for network drives and removable disks. If the folder File Juggler is watching doesn't exist, it will wait for it.

Bug fixes

  • Solves a problem where monitoring would stop working, and rules needed to be restarted.

Features

  • Better support for network drives and removable disks. If the folder File Juggler is watching doesn't exist, it will wait for it.

Bugfixes

  • Solves a problem where monitoring would stop working, and rules needed to be restarted.

File Juggler 1.3.16

Released April 04, 2016

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Fixes an error that would cause File Juggler to crash.

Bugfixes

  • Fixes an error that would cause File Juggler to crash.

File Juggler 1.3.15

Released March 22, 2016

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Improved reporting of errors and minor problems

Changes

  • Improved reporting of errors and minor problems

File Juggler 1.3.14

Released March 15, 2016

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Features

  • Nicer layout on Windows 10
  • Shows progress in log when examining large folders
  • Added more audio variables

Bug fixes

  • File contents "does not contain" works
  • Better reporting of crashes

Other changes

  • The Context menu has been removed

Features

  • Nicer layout on Windows 10
  • Shows progress in log when examining large folders
  • Added more audio variables

Bugfixes

  • File contents "does not contain" works
  • Better reporting of crashes

Other changes

  • The Context menu has been removed

File Juggler 1.3.13

Released January 23, 2016

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Same as 1.3.14

Features

  • Nicer layout on Windows 10
  • Shows progress in log when examining large folders
  • Added more audio variables

Bugfixes

  • File contents "does not contain" works
  • Better reporting of crashes

File Juggler 1.3.12

Released January 20, 2016

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Same as 1.3.14

Features

  • Nicer layout on Windows 10
  • Shows progress in log when examining large folders
  • Added more audio variables

Bugfixes

  • File contents "does not contain" works
  • Better reporting of crashes

File Juggler 1.3.11

Released July 06, 2015

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Bug fix: Evernote authorisation wasn't saved when restarting File Juggler

Bugfixes

  • Evernote authorisation wasn't saved when restarting File Juggler

File Juggler 1.3.10

Released May 21, 2015

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A minor release, that solves a few bugs:

  • Solves problem where configuration file could be placed in wrong location.
  • Crash when using the browse button for selecting directories in some cases
  • Pdf files are uploaded correctly to evernote

Bugfixes

  • Solves problem where configuration file could be placed in wrong location.
  • Crash when using the browse button for selecting directories in some cases
  • Pdf files are uploaded correctly to evernote

File Juggler 1.39

Released September 10, 2014

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Solves a problem where save file would be destroyed in some cases.

Bugfixes

  • Solves a problem where save file would be destroyed in some cases.

File Juggler 1.37

Released August 30, 2014

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A few minor bugfixes and potential crashes fixed

Bugfixes

  • A few minor bugfixes and potential crashes fixed

File Juggler 1.36

Released August 11, 2014

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  • A few bugfixes
  • Improvement to date search in "file contents"

Bugfixes

  • A few bugfixes

Other changes

  • Improvement to date search in "file contents"

File Juggler 1.35

Released August 09, 2014

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Features

  • Extract dates from pdf, word or text documents, and use them to rename, move or copy files

Bug fixes

  • Fixed a problem where FJ could miss files, if they could not be read when evaluating them.
  • Fixed a problem where deleted rules would not be stopped.

Features

  • Extract dates from pdf, word or text documents, and use them to rename, move or copy files

Other changes

  • Fixed a problem where FJ could miss files, if they could not be read when evaluating them.
  • Fixed a problem where deleted rules would not be stopped.

File Juggler 1.34

Released June 14, 2014

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Bug fixes

  • Fixed a few potential crashes
  • Rules wouldn't update properly when editing, until FJ was restared
  • FJ could skip one or more files, when running a rule from the context menu.
  • The same file would be re-evaluated several times. This was especially a problem for "File Contains", because that evaluation can use a lot of resources for big files.

Other changes

  • Move and copy has options to either rename, skip or overwrite, if the target file already exists.
  • If audio file doesn't contain tags, it uses "unknown artist" etc. instead of skipping file.

Bugfixes

  • Fixed a few potential crashes
  • Rules wouldn't update properly when editing, until FJ was restared
  • FJ could skip one or more files, when running a rule from the context menu.
  • The same file would be re-evaluated several times. This was especially a problem for "File Contains", because that evaluation can use a lot of resources for big files.

Other changes

  • Move and copy has options to either rename, skip or overwrite, if the target file already exists.
  • If audio file doesn't contain tags, it uses "unknown artist" etc. instead of skipping file.

File Juggler 1.32

Released November 02, 2013

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File Juggler 1.32 contains several bugfixes and improved stability. No new features, but I recommend upgrading, especially if you use "If file contains" with pdf files.

File Juggler 1.31

Released September 06, 2013

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Bug fixes

  • Problem that can cause FJ to crash when editing rules is fixed.
  • File Explorer context menu extension: A problem with re-registering the extension when upgrading FJ, causing the menu extension to dissappear, is fixed for future versions. The problem might persist when upgrading to this version, in that case install, reboot and re-install a second time, and the problem should be gone for good.
  • Several minor bugs and possible crashes are fixed.

Other changes

  • File contents condition: Much improved method of reading PDF files.
  • File created/modified/accessed condition can be less than something, and you can select minutes.
  • Variables for rename/move/copy added: Day, month and year for date variables and Longitude/latitude for gps data in image.
  • You can insert variables in target directory for the copy command.
  • Option to reset a rule, making it process same files a second time.

Bugfixes

  • Problem that can cause FJ to crash when editing rules is fixed.
  • File Explorer context menu extension: A problem with re-registering the extension when upgrading FJ, causing the menu extension to dissappear, is fixed for future versions. The problem might persist when upgrading to this version, in that case install, reboot and re-install a second time, and the problem should be gone for good.
  • Several minor bugs and possible crashes are fixed.

Other changes

  • File contents condition: Much improved method of reading PDF files.
  • File created/modified/accessed condition can be less than something, and you can select minutes.
  • Variables for rename/move/copy added: Day, month and year for date variables and Longitude/latitude for gps data in image.
  • You can insert variables in target directory for the copy command.
  • Option to reset a rule, making it process same files a second time.

File Juggler 1.3

Released April 12, 2013

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Features

  • Upload to evernote
  • "If file contains" condition, that checks contents of pdf files, word .docx documents, and all types of text files.

Bug fixes

  • Run Command works better, any command you can use in regular command prompt works now
  • Solved problem with FJ making the Win+X menu unusable
  • Several minor problems fixed

Other changes

  • Interface improvements, making rules easier to create and edit.

Features

  • Upload to evernote
  • "If file contains" condition, that checks contents of pdf files, word .docx documents, and all types of text files.

Bugfixes

  • Run Command works better, any command you can use in regular command prompt works now
  • Solved problem with FJ making the Win+X menu unusable
  • Several minor problems fixed

Other changes

  • Interface improvements, making rules easier to create and edit.

File Juggler 1.2

Released January 11, 2013

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Features

  • Create and use rules from context menu in file explorer
  • Run Command action to run batch files, console applications

Bugfixes

  • Notifies you of updates
  • Updates to trial run, trial is no longer limited to 30 days

Other changes

  • Better handling of crash reports.
  • Fixed a possible crash when starting FJ

Features

  • Create and use rules from context menu in file explorer
  • Run Command action to run batch files, console applications

Bugfixes

  • Notifies you of updates
  • Updates to trial run, trial is no longer limited to 30 days

Other changes

  • Better handling of crash reports.
  • Fixed a possible crash when starting FJ

File Juggler 1.1

Released November 30, 2012

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Features

  • Can extract meta data from audio and image files, and use the to rename files or move to new folders
  • Can look up GPS data in image files, and rename files with location in name

Bug fixes

  • Fixed a problem that could cause FJ to miss files in when monitoring sub folders.

Features

  • Can extract meta data from audio and image files, and use the to rename files or move to new folders
  • Can look up GPS data in image files, and rename files with location in name

Bugfixes

  • Fixed a problem that could cause FJ to miss files in when monitoring sub folders.

File Juggler 1.0

Released October 01, 2012

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Features

  • Log view, that shows actions that are completed and queued.
  • File preview, that shows the files your rule will catch, as you add and change conditions.
  • Copy

Other changes

  • Rules will remember which files it has processed, so copy and (other actions) won't run twice on the same file.
  • Several tweaks "under the hood" to make action execute more smoothly.

 

Features

  • Log view, that shows actions that are completed and queued.
  • File preview, that shows the files your rule will catch, as you add and change conditions.
  • Copy

Bugfixes

  • Rules will remember which files it has processed, so copy and (other actions) won't run twice on the same file.

Other changes

  • Several tweaks "under the hood" to make action execute more smoothly.

File Juggler 0.6

Released August 01, 2012

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Beta 0.6 is the second beta release of File Juggler

Features

  • Get a notification when your rule runs
  • Check for file access date

Bugfixes

  • FJ would occasionally miss changes in monitored folders.
  • FJ would occasionally execute same action twice on the same file, and produce an error message second time.

Other changes

  • Example rules, when FJ is started first time
  • Feedback window

Features

  • Get a notification when your rule runs
  • Check for file access date

Bugfixes

  • FJ would occasionally miss changes in monitored folders.
  • FJ would occasionally execute same action twice on the same file, and produce an error message second time.

Other changes

  • Example rules, when FJ is started first time
  • Feedback window

File Juggler 0.5

Released July 01, 2012

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First beta release of File Juggler