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MagnetSVN 2.3

MagnetSVN 2.3 has Excel 2013 support. Version released on December 11, 2013.

MagnetSVN 2.2

MagnetSVN 2.2 is the first version supporting Subversion 1.8, Word 2013 and Windows 8. Version was released on October 20, 2013.

What's New in MagnetSVN 2.2?

  • MagnetSVN 2.2 is compatible with Subversion 1.8 working copies (What's New in Subversion 1.8?);
  • Word 2013 support;
  • Windows 8 support;
  • Ability to update the document to one of its previous versions;
  • Open revision on double click;
  • Ability to edit collaborative document if repository is unavailable (Begin editing document anyway);
  • Ability to edit document while ‘Show Changes’ window is open;
  • Auto Cleanup for locked working copies.

Improvements

  • Huge UI improvements: reworked most of the warnings and user dialogs and tooltips;
  • Improved logic of working with collaborative documents;
  • Bug fixes.

Known Issues

  • Document window disappears during (Subversion) reloading operation.
  • Sometimes Word/Excel ribbon switches from MagnetSVN to Home tab after document reloading during Subversion operation.

System Requirements and Installation

  • MagnetSVN 2.2 is compatible with Subversion 1.8 working copies.
  • Operation systems: Windows XP SP3/7/8;
  • MS Office products: Word 2007/2010/2013 and Excel 2007/2010;
  • Visual Basic for Applications;
  • Microsoft .Net Framework version 2.0 SP1 or later version.

MagnetSVN 1.7

MagnetSVN 1.7 is a new completely reworked stable version replacing MagnetSVN 0.7.2. Version was released on August 20, 2013.

What's New in MagnetSVN 1.7?

  • Ability to put a document under Subversion Control straight from the document window;
  • Ability to create a personal project (local repository and its working copy) from the ribbon of the document window;
  • Ability to checkout working copies both from local and remote repositories;
  • Personal and Collaborative modes to prevent document from conflicting editing;
  • Ability to compare Word document versions. This function is available from MagnetSVN ribbon (Show Changes), from the sidebar (Compare version with…) and from Resolve Conflict MagnetSVN window (Show Local/Repository Changes);
  • Sidebar: allows MagnetSVN user to see the document version history, to work with previous versions, duplicates and extends access to all MagnetSVN functions;
  • “Conflicting Changes Detected!” dialogue, allowing users to resolve modification conflicts;
  • Document status icon;
  • Repair (cleanup) shortcut;
  • “Show Changes” and “Open Sidebar” buttons on MagnetSVN ribbon tab.

Improvements

  • Simplified and improved installation. Default installation available;
  • Added user interface compatibility with Windows 7. Most dialogs look modern both in Windows 7 and Windows XP;
  • Improved start using workflow;
  • Improved warning and users dialogues, added non-intrusive notifications;
  • Rearranged shortcuts in Programs | MagnetSVN menu.

Bug Fixes

  • HANG when attempting to show changes on documents with Track changes switched on.
  • CRASH when entering link text in the Checkout window.
  • MagnetSVN operation when no VBA installed. Warnings are shown both in product and installation.
  • Checkout error on Windows XP with Administrator user.
  • Error window reappearing in some scenarios.
  • Too often login/password requests.

Known Issues

  • Document window disappears during (Subversion) reloading operation;
  • Sometimes Word/Excel ribbon switches from MagnetSVN to Home tab after document reloading during Subversion operation.

System Requirements and Installation

  • Magnet SVN 1.7 is compatible with Subversion 1.7 and earlier versions repositories.
  • Operation systems: Windows XP SP3/7;
  • MS Office products: Word 2007 / 2010 and Excel 2007 / 2010;
  • Visual Basic for Applications;
  • Microsoft .Net Framework version 2.0 SP1 or later version.