Mariner Software Releases Mariner Write 3.5

Minneapolis, MN – August 12, 2003 -Mariner Software, a leader in productivity software for the Macintosh, today announced the release of Mariner Write, version 3.5. The release focuses on international language support, as well as, improvements in the Microsoft® Word file translation process. Included with Mariner Write 3.5 is the following:

• Support for importing Non-Roman Microsoft Word files
• Multiple enhancements made to Microsoft Word file conversion process
• Multiple language support including Japanese, Dutch and Swedish
• New preference for selecting the page background color
• Ability to set the default save file format
• Preference to set the “on Startup” action of Mariner Write
• Numerous bug fixes

“Mariner Write 3.5 solidifies itself as one of the strongest Macintosh word processors on the market,” commented Michael Wray, President of Mariner Software. “With the introduction of support for three languages in this version, and many more on the way, Write is diversifying itself into a true global word processing solution.” Mariner Write 3.5 is now available for download at and requires System 9.0 or higher. It is a complementary upgrade for all registered users using 3.0 and above.

About Mariner Software
Mariner Software, Inc., developers of the industry-recognized products, MacJournal, Mariner Write, Mariner Calc, Montage, WinJournal, StoryMill, Desktop Poet, MacGourmet Deluxe, Contour, and Mariner Paperless, has established itself as one of the most diverse leaders in consumer, business, and educational writing and creativity markets for the Macintosh and Windows platforms. With customers worldwide, Mariner Software is committed to delivering the highest quality software, with an emphasis on total customer satisfaction. For more information, visit the Mariner Software web site at

Mariner Write, Mariner, WinJournal, Montage and Desktop Poet are registered trademarks of Mariner Software, Inc. StoryMill, Contour, and Mariner Paperless are pending registration. All other trademarks are the property of their respective owners.

For more information contact:
Logan Ryan
Director of Marketing
Mariner Software, Inc.