ClaroCapture Mac Release Notes

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Latest release: Version 3.2, June 2022.

Michelle McArdleLead Developer
Michelle McArdle

Version 3.2

Released 15th June 2022.

  • Export to ClaroIdeas.
  • Improved capturing of highlighted text in Word – it now checks for highlights in text boxes too.

Version 3.1

Released 28th March, 2022.

  • Minor updates to the app and licensing.
  • Added Google Analytics so we can better understand how users use our apps. No data collected is personal or can be traced back to the user.

Version 3

Released 20th April, 2021.

  • Universal app build (Intel and ARM). Future-proofing our apps.
  • Minor updates.

Version 2

Released 15th September, 2020. Blog Post: ClaroRead Mac 8 Release

  • Dock the toolbar to the top of the screen (in the menu bar). This lets you capture from screen and capture selected text with the main ClaroCapture toolbar hidden. Less visual disruption while collecting your references.
  • Export to RTF.
  • Capture directly from clipboard.
  • Create a new, blank item directly from the toolbar.
    • Drag and drop a file (docx, pages, rtf, txt, pdf) onto an item to have the whole document added to the item automatically.
  • Add audio notes to items, like Windows.
    • Drag and drop audio files (.wav) onto items to add them as an audio note.
  • Indent and outdent items, like Windows.
  • Updated file format allowing you to be able to open and save projects between Windows and Mac. More interoperability between platforms.

Version 1.5

Version 1.5 released 10 September 2019

Version 1.4

Version 1.4 released 18 February 2019

  • App is now notarized to comply with Apple’s enhanced security.

Version 1.3

Version 1.3 released 24 September 2018. Blog Post: New Features and Improvements for ClaroCapture for Mac

New Features & Improvements

  • Capture text from screen is available if you have ClaroRead also installed.
    • This lets you draw a box around some text on the screen and ClaroCapture will convert it to text and insert it in a new item.
  • Items captured using Capture highlighted text from Word will keep their colours when using Export project to Word.
  • ClaroCapture will work with new macOS Mojave (10.14)
    • You will need to allow ClaroCapture to access the programs it’s capturing text from.

Version 1.2

Version 1.2 released 25 July 2017

  • Minor improvements / bug fixes.
  • Application is now 64-bit.

Version 1.1

Version 1.1 released 22 April 2015

  • Added support for new Adobe Acrobat Reader (will mark capture up as “PDF” correctly).
  • Added source support for Google Chrome, Preview and Pages.
  • Fixed Word 2016 bug where the source didn’t get the document’s full path.
  • Updated to use Cocoa API (instead of Carbon).
  • Updated help file to latest config to ensure searching works.
  • Other minor improvements/updates.

Version 1

Version 1 released 2009

Initial release.


This page was last updated on 21st July 2022.