Mariner Write and Mariner Calc Updates Ship

Minneapolis, MN – November 21, 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 the popular spreadsheet and word processor, Mariner Calc 5.5 and Mariner Write 3.7.1. The latest versions introduce several bug fixes and feature enhancement and additions. The products are now available for download https://marinersoftware.com/download.php and require Mac OS X version 10.2 or higher. Pricing is set at $49.95 or together in the MarinerPak for $79.95. This is a free upgrade for Mariner Calc 5.0 and Mariner Write 3.0 users and higher.

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

Mariner Calc 5.5

Added – Japanese language.
Added – cell entry by format.
Added – text/Formula cell format.
Added – substantial improvement in Excel import speed.

Fixed – overwriting Excel layers.
Fixed – reading Excel string tables when cells contains more than 7000 characters.
Fixed – reading Excel string tables when cells contains Asian unicode.
Fixed – crash with paste special – transpose.
Fixed – open files from previous session.
Fixed – crash with copy/paste containing multiple text objects.

Mariner Write 3.7.1

Added – starting page number to Document Options dialog.
Added – hyperlink field support to word file translation.
Fixed – spelling learn command (with multiple user accounts).
Fixed – keep on same page command.
Fixed – printing page numbers.
Fixed – word import crash, html links field.
Fixed – rtf import of em and en characters from windows character set.
Fixed – translation errors, header dialog did not display properly (French).
Fixed – print envelope dialog (Swedish).

Mariner Calc
Developed on the Macintosh platform since the early 90’s, Mariner Calc is now available for download in its latest revision, version 5.5. This full-featured trial version requires Mac OS 10.2 or higher and can be downloaded at the following page, free of charge at https://marinersoftware.com/download.php. This version is a free update to Mariner Calc 5.0 and higher customers. Full copies and upgrades are also available. More technical information can be found at the respective product page on the web site:

Mariner Calc – https://marinersoftware.com/sitepage.php?page=14

Mariner Write
Named “fastest Macintosh word processor on the planet” as well as recently being awarded “Top Ten Back-to-School buys” in macHOME Magazine, Mariner Write 3.7.1 is now available for download and requires Mac OS 10.2 or higher. The shipping version is offered in English, Japanese, Italian, Swedish and French. Support for other language versions is expected in the future. Trial versions are available at the following page, https://marinersoftware.com/download.php free of charge. This version is a free update to Mariner Write 3.0 and higher customers. Full copies and upgrades are also available. More technical information can be found at the respective product page on the web site:

Mariner Write – https://marinersoftware.com/sitepage.php?page=12

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 https://marinersoftware.com.

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.
press@marinersoftware.com