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Version - October 17, 2021

- New: Logging was redesigned and is now configurable from Settings tab.
- New: Added 'Exit' entry to the taskbar pinned context menu.
- Improved: Jump list icons are hard to see when a Windows light theme is used.
- Improved: Memory management optimizations.

Version - May 24, 2021

- Improved: The desktop menu popup looks different than other context menus and the theme is not updated properly.
- Improved: The context menu max width was limited to 360 pixels.

Version - May 21, 2021

- New: Updated drop action result. When drop occurs on the top part of a node, the dropped node is added as a brother node. When drop occurs in the center or lower part of a node, the dropped node is added as a child node.
- Improved: When drag and drop an URL on the desktop icon, the popup closes immediately after the drop event. A delay was added so that the node can be seen as added before the popup closes.
- Fixed: When drag and drop an URL which does not start with http:// or https://, the action fails.

Version - May 13, 2021

- New: Added a new option in Settings tab 'Auto select a new shortcut'.
- Fixed: The original 'b' icon from previous version was restored.
- Fixed: The downloaded website title is incorrect if the website is not using UTF-8 encoding.
- Fixed: Download icon is executed for local files too.

Version - May 10, 2021

- Fixed: A memory leak was fixed which prevented the Configuration window to be recycled on closing.
- Fixed: Desktop right click context menu has variable width if the root level contains only nodes with child nodes.
- Fixed: The position of the vertical grid splitter is not remembered in Shortcuts tab.
- Fixed: Underscore characters are recognized as access keys in desktop context menu.
- Improved: Readability was improved by tweaking some control colors (context menu background, menu separators, menu expanders, hyperlink buttons, disabled controls)

Version - May 1, 2021

- Fixed: When using 'Auto start at user logon' the last used language is not loaded.
- Improved: If the error logging fails, a tooltip desktop icon will be displayed with the reason.
- Improved: The error dialogs were updated to include all possible details about the error, not just a general error.

Version - April 30, 2021

- Fixed: When using 'Auto start at user logon' the app configuration is not loaded properly.
- Improved: The memory usage was reduced by unloading some unused resources.

Version - April 28, 2021

- New: The application was rewritten from scratch to be able to support dark theme and target the new .NET 5.0.
- New: Added Dark theme which includes all UI elements.
- New: Added new settings: Theme, Accent color, Font size.
- New: Added a separate color selection dialog.
- New: Added contextual help. Pressing F1 in Configuration window will open the user manual on the related topic.
- New: Added file size column in Updates tab.
- New: Added labels to the tab items.

Version - January 03, 2020

- Fixed: Due to the latest SSL improvements on the hosting server, the web installer and also the software could not connect anymore to the website to check for updates.

Version - December 05, 2019

- New: Added 'Configure' and 'User manual' entries to the taskbar pinned context menu.
- Fixed: When dropping a new file over an existing folder, the icon of the new shortcut is not loaded.

Version - November 11, 2019

- New: Added 'Select All' context menu entry for text boxes.
- New: If the error logging is enabled and the logging fails, a tooltip will be displayed next to the desktop icon.
- Fixed: Updated the logging to be multithread safe.
- Fixed: The setting 'Use text wrapping for properties values' does not extend the height of the text boxes.
- Fixed: Shortcuts dropped on the desktop icon are not persisted until the Configuration window is not closed or the desktop icon position is changed.

Version - March 20, 2019

- Fixed: Shortcuts tab doesn't display anymore if the Configuration window was closed on another tab and a shortcut was executed from the context menu.
- Fixed: A selected item from Updates tab has transparent foreground.
- Fixed: Taskbar icon is displayed even if the Configuration window is closed.
- Fixed: Run as background process does not work as expected on x86 operating systems.

Version - March 19, 2019

- New: Added global hot key that can toggle always on top property. This property applies to the desktop icon and the Configuration window.
- Improved: If the desktop icon has focus it can be accidentally closed by using Alt+F4. This possibility was removed. The process can be closed from the right click context menu or through Task Manager.
- New: Run as background process. The application will be removed the from the Alt+Tab list of processes and will appear in Task Manager in the list of 'Background processes' instead of the list of 'Apps'.

Version - March 14, 2019

- New: Added support for defining separators. Change the name of any node to - (minus) and it will be treated as a separator.
- Fixed: When a new empty shortcut is added under an existing node, it does not have the default icon.
- Fixed: Some context menu items are enabled in tree view even if their actions are not possible.
- Fixed: Visual styles (colors, borders, selection) are not always consistent.

Version - March 07, 2019

- New: Added support for using a custom icon for a shortcut, by using a PNG file from the icons subfolder.
- New: When choosing the user interface language, the language name is displayed instead of the language code.
- Fixed: When starting the application, the shortcuts icons are loaded twice, which is increasing the memory usage.
- Fixed: When deleting the last shortcut from the tree view, the shortcut is still selected even if it was removed.
- Fixed: Pressing Tab key will select some unwanted controls when using keyboard navigation.

Version - February 07, 2019

- New: Added support for 'Cut', 'Copy' and 'Paste' operations in the tree view.
- New: Added search functionality in the Shortcuts tab.
- New: The tree view context menu has now 'Expand all' and 'Collapse all' menu items.
- New: The installer was updated to download always the latest version of the software from the website.
- Fixed: If there is no shortcut defined, an empty small context menu is still displayed.
- Fixed: Some controls do not use system colors when a high contrast theme is used.
- Fixed: Some controls do not have the content set when Narrator is used.

Version - January 30, 2019

- New: Added 'Updates' tab which can be used to check and download new updates directly from the user interface.
- New: Added multi language support. New translation files can be downloaded from the 'Updates' tab. A new language can be selected from the 'Settings' tab.
- New: The software has now an online user manual located at
- Removed: The .chm user manual was discontinued.

Version - January 21, 2019

- New: The software has now an offline user manual in .chm format.
- New: Check for updates button was added in the About tab.
- New: When executing a shortcut to a website, hold SHIFT key to choose the browser on which to open it.
- Fixed: Delete confirmation dialog is displayed when pressing the Delete key, even if there is no node selected.

Version - January 15, 2019

- New: Added support for importing HTML bookmarks which were exported from web browsers: Firefox, Chrome, Edge, etc.
- New: Added support for manual reordering the tree view nodes by drag and drop. When the dragged node is dropped, it will be inserted at the position and level where the drop occurs. To drag a node under another node which has no child nodes, press SHIFT key to add it as a child node instead of a brother node.
- New: Added right click context menu on tree view and tree view nodes.
- New: Added "Reload icons" in the tree view context menu, which will download all missing icons for all shortcuts to web sites.
- New: Added progress indicator in Configuration window to see when a background task is still processing.
- New: Added configurable setting to open the desktop icon context menu on double click instead of single click.
- New: Added option to auto close Biniware Run after executing a shortcut.
- New: Added the configuration of global hot keys in the Settings tab.
- Fixed: Dropping a bookmarks folder from Firefox crashes the software.
- Fixed: Importing shortcuts to web sites will not download the web sites icons.
- Removed: Pressing ALT key will not display the keyboard shortcuts anymore. Use right click context menu on the tree view and tree view nodes to see the associated keyboard shortcuts.

Version - January 09, 2019

- New: Added configurable global keyboard shortcut 'Ctrl+`' that will open the shortcuts context menu on mouse cursor location.
- New: Added configurable global keyboard shortcut 'Ctrl+1' that will open the Configuration window.
- New: Press and hold ALT key to display and configure keyboard shortcuts.
- New: Added support for using environment variables in 'Path' and 'Start in' properties.
- New: For files located in the PATH environment variable, it is enough to use the file name for a shortcut. For example, the path can be just 'cmd.exe' or 'notepad.exe'.
- New: Added the UAC shield icon overlay for the shortcuts which have 'Run as administrator' checked.

Version - January 05, 2019

- New: Multiple keyboard shortcuts are available in the Shortcuts tab. Check them in the right click context menu.
- New: Right click in Configuration tree view now selects the node.
- New: Added configurable confirmation for deletion of shortcuts.
- New: Added configurable text wrapping for properties values.
- New: Added configurable option for displaying tool tips on desktop icon context menu.
- New: Added support for preventing the movement of the desktop icon.
- Fixed: Dropping an URL over an existing shortcut makes the program crash if the software can't connect to read the website title.
- Fixed: Removing a node from the tree view does move the selection but the new selection is not focused.

Version - December 28, 2018

- New: The installer was updated to extract the software to 3 predefined locations from where it can be moved anywhere. The software uses now the same folder to save user settings instead of %AppData% folder and is fully portable.
- New: Added support for dropping files, folder and URLs also in the tree view control from the Configuration window.
- New: Added new property named StartIn for a shortcut which can be used to define the working directory of the file that is launched.
- New: The position and size of the Configuration window is now saved and restored. The same applies to the width of the tree view.
- New: In the Appearance tab a new 'Reset default appearance' button was added.
- New: Configuration window can stay always on top. This can be enabled or disabled from the Settings tab.
- New: The application has a new icon and identity.
- Improved: The mechanism that moves the window back to the visible area of the screen was improved for multiple monitors use.

Version - December 12, 2018

- Initial release.