Mariner Software Updates Mariner Write and MacJournal

Minneapolis, MN – May 19, 2005 -Mariner Software, Inc., developers and publishers of professional, personal, and educational software for the writing and creativity markets, today announced the simultaneous releases of Mariner Write 3.7 and MacJournal 3.1.1, its flagship products. The latest versions introduce several bug fixes and some enhancement additions. The products are immediately available for download free of charge from the Mariner Software web site at the following page…

Included in the releases are the following new features and additions:

Mariner Write 3.7
Added – Japanese language.
Added – Compiled for Tiger using gcc 4.
Added – Menu command to access user help forum.
Fixed – Printing background color character styles. (OSX bug)
Fixed – Swap files not deleted because of an OS busy error.
Fixed – Menu commands not properly disabled when nav services.
Fixed – Online help window not displaying.

MacJournal 3.1.1
Fixed – Problem where changing multiple lines to checkboxes would add the same checkbox on each line (instead of different checkboxes for each line).
Fixed – Problem preventing the splitter position in the journals drawer from getting saved in between launches.
Fixed – Problem with smart quotes and Entourage.
Improved – Numeric list recognition logic to exclude things like “8.00 PM”.
Fixed – “None” item in the Highlight toolbar item.
Fixed – “Backdate” button in the LiveJournal panel.
Fixed – Problem in the calendar with months beginning on Sunday (i.e. May 2005).
Fixed – Links are now terminated when you end a line.
Fixed – Crash when using a custom background color in Full Screen mode.
Fixed – Crash that can happen when the calendar tries to automatically change days at Midnight.
Fixed – Problem when switching list modes in an empty entry.

Mariner Write 3.7 and MacJournal 3.1.1 are now available for download and require Mac OS 10.2 or higher. Pricing is set at $49.95 and $24.95, respectively. This is a free upgrade for version 3.0 users and higher for both products. An upgrade path is also available for users of previous versions.

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.