Version 18.9

May 9, 2019

New General Features

  • The new version allows you find/replace/filter a specified range of IPv4/IPv6 addresses. An IP address range can be specified as a number range syntax or an IPv4/IPv6 CIDR notation.

  • Greatly improved the speed of Find/Replace/Filter, the Uppercase, Lowercase, Capitalize, Full-width, and Half-width commands using multi-threaded code even when temporary files are used to open very large files.

  • Greatly improved the speed of the Save and Save As commands.

Test results:






Comparison to v18.0

Find "abc" with "Count Matches" option

4.09 seconds

3.26 seconds

1.80 seconds

0.453 seconds

0.156 seconds

26.2 times faster

Replace "abc" with "@@@"

4.30  seconds

3.22 seconds

1.75 seconds

0.437 seconds

0.110 seconds

39.1 times faster

Filter "abc"

4.16 seconds

3.14 seconds

1.73 seconds

0.156 seconds

0.109 seconds

38.2 times faster

\* Test conditions same as Version 18.2.

New Options

  • Added the IP Address/CIDR notation check box/text box to the Enter Number Range dialog box.

  • Added the Sort IPv4 Addresses Ascending, Sort IPv4 Addresses Descending, Sort IPv6 Addresses Ascending, and Sort IPv6 Addresses Descending radio buttons to the Sort by Multiple Columns dialog box.

  • The new version allows you to enter a number larger than 4096 MB to the Maximum Memory Size per File text box in the Advanced page of the Customize dialog box (64-bit versions only).

New Commands

Plug-in API New Features

Macro New Features

  • Added the I (sorts IPv4 addresses) and P (sorts IPv6 addresses) options to the Sort method of the Document object.