OmniGraffle 6.0.5 fixes a number of bugs as well as adding support for stencil searching from our online library.

  • Stencil search results should now include results from our online Library, which has been seeded with stencils from the old OmniGraffle Extras page. User-submitted stencils are coming soon; if you’ve created any stencils that you would like to contribute, please contact us!
  • By popular request, the scale in Page Setup once again applies to canvases as well as to print (just as it did in releases prior to version 6.0.4).
  • Fixed an autosave-related crash.
  • Fixed a crash when right-clicking a locked layer.
  • Fixed a crash importing certain Visio XML documents.
  • The “Show in Finder” button should now work appropriately for downloaded stencils as a result of a search.
  • Text lists should now propagate while creating them.
  • Fixed an issue downloading invalid file types from our online Library.

Bug Fixes

  • Page Setup scale now only applies to print operations, and should not affect canvas size values.
  • The Auto-covert Scaled Objects setting now applies to the destination canvas, not the originating one.
  • Multi-touch gesture sensitivity has been dialed back a little.
  • It’s now possible to set the default font for Line Labels.
  • Imported Visio stencils are automatically saved as file packages to improve performance.
  • Fixed a crash when importing certain Visio documents.
  • Fixed a bug where notes and data from Visio stencils went missing.
  • Page Setup scale should now be correctly taken into account when printing content that gets pushed off of a page.
  • Objects on Shared Layers should no longer be selectable via Command-A in Standard mode.
  • Fixed an important performance bug involving documents that have placed EPS image data; those images are now converted to PDF on a save operation.
  • Adding a corner radius to a straight line type with midpoints no longer adds a ridiculous number of redundant and extraneous midpoints.
  • Fixed a bug where user data variables would paste improperly in other applications.
  • Fixed a bug preventing the use of the Magnet Tool on objects in Shared Layers.
  • Fixed a bug where Action and Note badges, etc. were only displaying the Graphite versions.
  • Fixed a bug where margin fields could be erroneously included during Photoshop export.
  • Fixed a crash on launch having to do with a certain combination of installed stencils.
  • Fixed a possible crash creating new documents when very large and performance-intensive stencils are installed.
  • Fixed a bug where a new blank document could be generated on launch depending on one’s System Preferences.
  • Fixed a possible crash when closing a document or quitting the application.
  • Fixed a bug where it was possible to drag items to a locked layer.
  • Fixed a bug where non-printing layers were not displaying the correct status icon.
  • Fixed a crash when dragging objects between canvases.
  • Fixed a bug where line endings would not display properly on launching the app by opening a file.
  • Fixed a bug where the line arrow highlight can sometimes draw incorrectly.
  • Fixed a bug scaling line labels.
  • Fixed a bug where groups were dragged into canvases with large unit scale settings and came in at the wrong size.
  • Fixed a bug where corner radius wasn’t being taken into account when dragging objects to canvases with different unit scale settings.
  • Fixed a bug where canvas size adjustment could break using the arrow keys when Page Setup scale was involved.
  • Shadow fuzziness should no longer allow negative values when using the arrow keys.
  • Fixed a bug where choosing a double stroke would increase the stroke width improperly.
  • Fixed a bug where adding bezier points to shapes would put said point in the wrong location.
  • Fixed a bug where empty shapes could not get their font information fully styled.
  • Fixed a selection highlight bug when editing text.
  • Fixed a bug where line labels following a line’s path would not change its color.
  • Fixed a bug where keyboard commands to make text bold would not work properly when actively editing text.
  • Fixed a crash opening some visio binary files with shapes with notes.
  • Fixed a crash duplicating a canvas with certain orthogonal line combinations.
  • Fixed a crash changing the font size of text that contains an embedded pdf.
  • Fixed a crash uncombining shapes in a group or table.
  • Fixed a hang/crash applying a diagram style to a very large shape tree.
  • Fixed a crash duplicating shapes on a shared layer when all other non-shared layers are locked.
  • Fixed a crash combining shapes in a group or table (by not allowing it).
  • Fixed a crash when copying certain objects that had actions attached to them.
  • Fixed a crash when closing documents while there was an active text insertion point.
  • Some work done avoiding infinite loops and crashes therein.

Bug Fixes

  • Strokes once again display in points, and there’s a setting in the General Preferences Pane to use canvas units if desired.
  • Fixed a crash displaying corrupt documents in the Resource Browser’s Recents folder.
  • Fixed a crash when cancelling an export while the Font Panel was showing.
  • Fixed a crash when opening Visio stencils.
  • Fixed a crash when sub-selecting a cell in certain tables.
  • Fixed a crash when previewing corrupt OmniGraffle documents in the Resource Browser.
  • Fixed a crash when editing text in very small shapes.
  • Fixed a crash when working with objects that had mixed notes.
  • Fixed a crash when switching between canvases in Presentation Mode.
  • Fixed a crash when adjusting font size using the Font Inspector.
  • Fixed a crash editing and restoring stencils from previous versions.
  • Fixed a crash related to a zombie process in certain warning sheet notifications. Stupid zombies.
  • Fixed a crash previewing files with Enhanced MetaFiles within.
  • Fixed a crash moving stencils to the Trash via the Resource Browser.
  • More work fixing crashes when editing and deleting installed stencils.
  • Fixed a crash when exporting to Visio XML where PNG images could report themselves as being very large.
  • Fixed some text positioning issues when importing Visio documents.
  • Fixed some line connection issues when importing Visio documents.
  • Fixed an import issue where objects could get broken up into separate images.
  • Fixed some text encoding issues when exporting to Visio XML.
  • Templates saved with decimal inches as the canvas unit should no longer change to fractional inches on a save and re-open.
  • Fixed a bug when exporting to HTML where canvas names had spaces in them.
  • Fixed a bug where changing the font face for a group would change the font size inappropriately.
  • Fixed a bug where the Shape mini-inspector would not show in the Ruler when running with a Standard license.
  • Objects on Shared Layers should no longer show in the Selection Matrix when running in Standard Mode.
  • Fixed a bug where the arrow keys would not change stroke width when using centimeters as canvas units.
  • Fixed a bug where we weren’t consistently showing and hiding ruler inspectors.
  • Fixed an issue when exporting to PDF where actions could wind up in the wrong location.
  • Fixed a case where scroll bars would cover up content in certain popovers.
  • The Diagramming Tool should now properly create a disconnected object on Command click.
  • Fixed a UI refresh bug when deleting canvases.
  • Fixed a bug where export to HTML would yield incorrect canvas names.
  • Fixed a number of rather lumpy issues having to do with strokes on curved paths.
  • Fixed a bug where linked images would disappear after restarting OmniGraffle.
  • Fixed Edit -> Outlining commands when the outline view is not showing.
  • Removed snap-to-grip keyboard shortcut because it conflicts with the accessibility keyboard shortcut.
  • The Resource Browser is disabled if the trial period has expired.
  • Text formatting commands now disable as well as enable bold/italics style.
  • The Pattern Color Picker is pro-only.
  • Shadows now print.
  • Entering license after trial mode has expired will not result in a problem relaunching the app.
  • Fixed displaying EMF images.
  • Fixed toggling layer accessory icons.
  • Canvas Origin manipulation is now available in standard.
  • Shape button title now truncates properly.
  • Properties Inspector View menu item no longer shows up in standard.

Bug Fixes

  • The Keyboard Shortcuts document has returned.
  • Fixed a crash reverting changes when closing a document window.
  • Fixed a crash opening certain Visio files.
  • Fixed some issues when editing stencils on Mac OS X 10.9 Mavericks.
  • Canvas names now truncate properly when the sidebar is narrow.
  • Strokes thinner than 1 point should now export to PDF properly.
  • Fixed a bug where custom origins on canvases would cut off content when exporting to PDF.

Bug Fixes

  • If a stencil or template that comes with OmniGraffle gets updated by us, and you haven’t made any customizations to it, then the newer version will replace the old.
  • Fixed some typographical errors in the Getting Started or Welcome document.
  • Fixed a bug where lines connecting to groups in Visio documents weren’t properly connecting.
  • Stencil searches now gives results based on object labels.
  • Turned on smart guides in the built-in templates for Software Design, Metric Units, and Imperial Units.
  • Fixed an exception in the Quick Look plug-in that was causing other apps (like Finder) to see blank previews for OmniGraffle documents.
  • Fixed a bug where text on layers that have been toggled to being a Shared Layer would not autoresize the text object, and led to ‘dirt’ being left on the screen.
  • More AppleScript performance improvements have been made.
  • Fixed a case where hiding Major Grid Lines would not save out to the document.
  • Fixed a hang when using keyboard shortcuts to make text bold or italic while editing text in a shape.
  • Fixed a crash when switching to Bold or Italic while the insertion point was at the end of a shape’s text.
  • Fixed a crash when downloading stencils from Graffletopia.
  • Fixed a crash when using the keyboard while an object with an action was selected.
  • Fixed a crash sometimes encountered when switching to the style brush after using OmniGraffle 5’s style brush.
  • Fixed a crash encountered when Option-dragging items (to copy them) in the sidebar’s outline view.
  • Fixed a crash encountered when creating a new label from AppleScript.
  • Fixed a crash encountered when saving edits to a stencil which was recently viewed in the sidebar.

New Features

  • OmniGraffle 6 offers a complete User Interface redesign from the ground up.
  • The application now runs in a Sandboxed environment.
  • Application resources such as Templates and Stencils, etc. can now be fully managed from within the application.
  • Improved and powerful controls have been added to edit and mask placed images directly on the canvas.
  • New artistic Fill and Stroke styles have been added, such as Freehand, Stipple, and Marker.
  • Combined shapes can now be uncombined into their starting component shapes.
  • New controls to specify which edge or center of an object is reflected in the Geometry Inspector have been added, along with the ability to set the X and Y coordinates of a selected vertex point.
  • Layers can now be toggled between a normal and a Shared layer.
  • A new and powerful Font Inspector is now available.
  • The Notes and Data Inspector now allows unique naming of individual objects.
  • You can now set the display zoom level of 100% to reflect one Apple point, one screen pixel, or one PostScript point for work on Retina displays and true WYSIWYG work.
  • Zoom levels have been increased to 6400%!
  • The color and position of manual Guides can now be set by hand, and can be dragged from one canvas to another.
  • A new List Mode has been added when viewing Stencils.
  • Photoshop export has returned, and supports the export of OmniGraffle layers to Photoshop layers.
  • Line Labels have a new setting that allows the text to follow the path of the line.

OmniGraffle for iPad 1.9.3 is a minor update that adds a small security fix when using OmniPresence, and addresses compatibility issues when running under iOS 7.

Bug Fixes

  • Implemented a security fix for use with OmniPresence when syncing to certain WebDAV server configurations.
  • Various compatibility and bug fixes when running on iOS 7.

Bug Fixes

  • Fixed a bug where installed Visio stencils would attempt to autosave.
  • Fixed a bug where symlinks in the Stencils folder would cause an error.

OmniGraffle for iPad 1.9.2 is a minor update that adds crash reporting, improves the OmniPresence experience, and fixes a number of important bugs.

Bug Fixes

  • In the unfortunate circumstance that OmniGraffle for iPad crashes, on the next launch there will now be a prompt with the option to email us the crash report so that we may assist you however possible and hopefully fix the crash.
  • Users who are running OmniPresence on a server with a self-signed certificate will again be prompted upon the first run of OmniGraffle for iPad 1.9.2 as it connects to the server due to a change in certificate handling.
  • WebDAV accounts now have a 3-way control switch in their configuration to use the server for OmniPresence, import/export, or both. This can be changed at any time through Cloud Setup.
  • Minor changes to the OmniPresence configuration process have been made to improve the experience.
  • Updates have been made to the trash to properly separate it from other containers.
  • Localizations have been updated to account for previous changes.
  • The Zoom Level should be retained when an open document is refreshed via OmniPresence.
  • Removed the touch highlight on the file name while editing a document.
  • The OmniPresence icon should no longer overlap the Contents Popover button in any situation.
  • Fixed a bug where the Image Scale slider would not update dynamically.
  • Fixed a bug where images from the the Photo Roll would not always duplicate properly.

Bug Fixes

  • Fixed a crash when reverting to a previous version of the document while viewing a canvas that wasn’t present in that previous version.
  • Fixed a possible crash when updating printer drivers.
  • Fixed a crash when exporting a document where the first canvas was named with a question mark.
  • Fixed a crash in OmniGraffle’s automatic layout.
  • Fixed a reproducible crash when quitting an application that was connected via LinkBack to OmniGraffle.
  • Fixed a crash that could happen when closing a document while the scrolling bounce back animation was in progress.
  • Fixed a reproducible crash when resetting inspector locations while the Stencil window was open.
  • Fixed an NSFileCoordination issue when having a large number of documents open or viewing the Stencil window or Template Chooser.
  • Fixed a bug where OmniGraffle would call on the discrete graphics card when running on battery power on certain MacBook Pro models.
  • Fixed a bug when running on Mac OS X 10.6 where orthogonal line handles could render in the wrong location.
  • Fixed a canvas title alignment issue when running on Mac OS X 10.6.
  • Fixed a bug where copying as AppleScript would list the shape’s label text twice.
  • Fixed a layer ordering issue when exporting the current selection.
  • It should be possible again to edit an installed stencil.
  • Fixed an error when attempting to clear a field in the Document: Data Inspector.
  • Fixed a bug where dragging Frameworks into OmniGraffle would fail.
  • Graffletopia search results should be previewing again.
  • Fixed a bug where embedded ICC profiles could get written over and over again, creating a very large and unwieldy document.
  • Fixed a couple of export issues with PDFs that could lead to a crash.
  • Fixed a bug when importing a Visio document where shapes that should have been ignored were not.
  • Fixed a bug where a downloaded stencil could result in a never-ending string of alerts.
  • Fixed a Visio export issue where line midpoints could get ignored.
  • Fixed a bug where objects on layers would rearrange when exporting the current selection.
  • Changed the address in the About Box to reflect our new office location.

OmniGraffle for iPad 1.9.1 is a minor update that fixes a critical text rendering bug, along with other text-related bug fixes.

Bug Fixes

  • Fixed a critical bug where text alignment and margin settings would cause text to not render unless being edited.
  • Fixed a bug where objects coming from the Desktop version of OmniGraffle that have the Text Position setting of ‘resize to fit’ but only have spaces in them can render on the iPad at an incorrect size.

OmniGraffle for iPad 1.9 is a major update that adds OmniPresence Document Syncing, a new Notes and Data Inspector, and offers a number of important bug fixes.

New Features

  • OmniPresence Support - OmniGraffle documents that are present in an OmniPresence folder will sync to OmniGraffle for iPad.
  • New Notes and Data Inspector - Annotate objects with handy notes and key-value metadata pairs.

Bug Fixes

  • Interface improvements have been made to the Drawing Tools Inspector popover.
  • Interface improvements have been made to the Stencils popover to better relay information about stencils in an OmniPresence folder and their state.
  • Very small objects in the Stencils popover will now scale up to fit in their respective cell.
  • When snap to grid is on, dragging out a stencil should now place it snapped to the grid.
  • Snap-to-Grid should now prefer the closest edge of an object instead of the closest corner.
  • Zoom state is now saved along with the document.
  • Opening the Info Inspector with a locked object selected should now return to the root level of the popover.
  • Fixed a hang when attempting to open documents created in previous versions of OmniGraffle for iPad.
  • The Text Position Inspector popover now works when text is selected.
  • Fixed a crash when tapping away from the radial fill before it finished loading in the Fill Inspector popover.
  • In progress text edits are now saved when backgrounding the app.
  • Fixed a bug where resizing an object could cause it to move position when aspect ratio was on.
  • Minor localization fixes have been made.
  • Fixed a bug where text that overflowed its object wouldn’t fully redraw after changing the text alignment.
  • Fixed a number of zoom-related gestures.

OmniGraffle for iPad 1.8.1 is a minor update that addresses some known issues, adds missing localizations, and fixes documentation bugs.

Bug Fixes

  • Fixed a hang while generating large numbers of document previews in the diagram picker while using a 1st Generation iPad.
  • Fixed a crash when pasting an image from another application.
  • Fixed a bug on iOS 6 where it was impossible split the keyboard.
  • Fixed a bug where the navigation button in the Stencils Popover would go missing when browsing the Photo Library.
  • Fixed a bug where the image scale controller would not appear for tiled images.
  • Fixed a bug where Squiggle fills could draw outside of certain shapes.
  • WYSIWYG zooming options should work appropriately for the resolution of the iPad mini.
  • Various bug fixes and improvements to the inspectors.
  • Bug fixes and usability improvements to the new Drawing Tools bar.
  • Missing Localizations have been added.
  • Documentation bug fixes.

OmniGraffle for iPad 1.8 is a major update that adds a new drawing tools interface as well as better support for iPads with Retina displays and fixes a number of bugs.

New Features

  • New Drawing Tools
    • A new toolbar has been added to house the drawing tools, improving usability and allowing the addition of future drawing tools.
  • Full Retina Display Support
    • Controls have been added to the Canvas Size Inspector to set whether the zoom level and object geometry is based on Apple points, screen pixels, or PostScript points.
  • The Inspector interface has been greatly improved.
  • A new Artistic Fill Style, Stipple, has been added.
  • Performance optimizations for placed images and artistic fills have been added.

Bug Fixes

  • Addresses a number of compatibility issues when running on iOS 6.
  • The Stroke Inspector thickness steppers should now handle values less than one point.
  • Improved performance when dealing with multiple canves documents that have text variables.
  • Fixed some corner radius rendering issues on Retina displays.
  • Fixed a bug where placed PDFs would vanish when exporting a document.
  • Fixed some issues when double-tapping stencils to add them to the canvas.
  • Fixed a crash when attempting to change the font after clearing text from an object.

Bug Fixes

  • Fixed a reproducible crash working with certain Visio stencils.
  • Fixed a text wrapping bug when text variables were being used.
  • Fixed a rare crash when exporting to PDF using the Standard version of OmniGraffle.
  • Actions to open files should work more reliably when exporting to PDF and using Preview.
  • Searching for notes and metadata on installed stencils should be working again.

Bug Fixes

  • Support for Retina displays has been added.
  • Fixed a regression where JPEG export options were not displaying.
  • Fixed a bug where exporting to HTML would use the incorrect JPEG file extension.
  • Fixed a typo in the AppleScript Dictionary.
  • Fixed a couple of crashes when working with certain Visio documents.
  • Fixed a regression where the text:size attribute was not being respected in AppleScript.
  • Fixed a bug in the Export Sheet where values in input fields may not properly take.
  • Fixed a bug where text would improperly wrap in a shape.
  • Fixed a regression where actions to open URLs were not exporting properly to PDF.
  • Fixed a regression where actions to highlight a shape were broken.
  • Fixed a regression where it was no longer possible to use AppleScript to save as various filetypes.
  • Fixed a crash when directly opening Adobe Illustrator files in OmniGraffle Professional.
  • Fixed a crash when exporting certain documents to Visio XML.
  • Fixed a regression when using actions to jump elsewhere in the document and then exporting to PDF.
  • Fixed a crash when working with WMF objects imported in Visio files.
  • Fixed a hang when performing shape combinations involving objects that have a corner radius.
  • Fixed a crash when undoing after dragging a shared layer to a different canvas.
  • Fixed a bug that would cause the smart guides for magnet placement to sometimes draw off to the canvas origin.
  • Fixed a crash on Mac OS X 10.6.8 when a file was moved while OmniGraffle was not running and the preference to display previously open documents was on.
  • Fixed a bug with smart toolbar buttons not working effectively when the toolbar was set to Text Only.
  • Fixed a hang when directly opening certain PDFs in OmniGraffle Professional.
  • Fixed a bug where directly opening PDFs would result in their scale being very large.
  • Fixed a bug where it was very easy to drag a line label off of a line.
  • Fixed an alert when using the arrow keys in the Outline Editor from entries that had no label.
  • Fixed an edge case on first launch where an exported PDF from an unsaved document would write out with a .graffle file extension.
  • Fixed a bug where the Fill control in the ruler accessory view inspector would be out of sync with the actual selection’s fill color.
  • Fixed an alert when proofing colors.
  • Fixed a crash when changing the alignment of a subgraph’s enclosing object.
  • Fixed a bug where actions to switch to the next canvas were saving out as switching to the previous canvas.
  • Fixed a bug where exporting to Visio XML would result in line labels having a black fill color.
  • Fixed an alert and crash when opening Visio documents that had a mix of line hops and curved lines.
  • Fixed a bug where perfectly vertical lines would sometimes render their line endings behind the shape they were connecting to.
  • Fixed a bug where layer ordering could jumble around when adding a shared layer.
  • Fixed a hang when printing if an object was using the selectedMenuItemColor from the Developer palette.
  • Fixed a bug where rotated shapes with pattern fills cause a hang on 10.8.

New Features

  • 64-bit mode: If you’re running Mac OS X 10.6 (Snow Leopard) or Mac OS X 10.7 (Lion), OmniGraffle now takes advantage of 64-bit mode, providing substantial stability and performance improvements. This has changed the minimum Operating System Requirement to Mac OS X 10.6.8 or later.
  • A dynamic Quick Look preview generator has been added to OmniGraffle, which brings back the ability to Quick Look files in the Finder while no longer writing out the preview to the file (impacting performance when autosaving and versioning).
  • Stencil searching has been greatly improved to help you find stencils or objects in stencils that you have installed.
  • Shadows have improved their rendering, particularly when zoomed in.
  • Keyboard shortcuts for Zoom In and Zoom Out have been changed to match the iWork applications.
  • When OmniGraffle is unlicensed, the right side of the document titlebar should indicate that it is in trial mode, and how many days are left in the trial.
  • OmniGraffle now sports a new icon to bring it more into the family of our other applications.

Bug Fixes

  • Fixed a bug where overlapping orthogonal lines snapping to magnets could render one or more of the lines unselectable.
  • When dragging an image from a web browser to a canvas, the image should now land under the mouse cursor and not off the canvas to the lower left corner.
  • Fixed a bug when editing text and clicking on the canvas that would make a jump to the wrong spot if the canvas is auto-resizing.
  • Fixed a bug where “Revert Document” in the File Menu was unavailable after switching to another application in Mac OS X 10.7.
  • Duplicating a file in Mac OS X 10.7 now properly cascades the window position.
  • The “Duplicate” entry in the Edit Menu has now been changed to “Duplicate Selection” in order to cease confusion with the Duplicate entry in the File Menu.
  • Fixed a severe performance issue having to do with a large number of text variables on a particular canvas.
  • Addressed an issue where the Stencil Window search could recognize certain files that are not stencils based on their file extension.
  • The Open ColorSync Utility button in the ColorSync preference pane should now be working again.

Crashes

  • Fixed a crash when dragging color swatches to various objects.
  • Fixed a crash when exporting a document with many canvases with shared layers to file formats that write out multiple files for each canvas.
  • Fixed a crash when reverting to a previous version of the document for certain files while running in Mac OS X 10.7.
  • As noted above, 64-bit mode offers increased stability and neatly avoids a number of existing reported crashes in the reproducible test cases we have found.

New Features

  • 64-bit mode: If you’re running Mac OS X 10.6 (Snow Leopard) or Mac OS X 10.7 (Lion), OmniGraffle now takes advantage of 64-bit mode, providing substantial stability and performance improvements. This has changed the minimum Operating System Requirement to Mac OS X 10.6.8 or later.
  • A dynamic Quick Look preview generator has been added to OmniGraffle, which brings back the ability to Quick Look files in the Finder while no longer writing out the preview to the file (impacting performance when autosaving and versioning).
  • Stencil searching has been greatly improved to help you find stencils or objects in stencils that you have installed.
  • Shadows have improved their rendering, particularly when zoomed in.
  • Keyboard shortcuts for Zoom In and Zoom Out have been changed to match the iWork applications.
  • When OmniGraffle is unlicensed, the right side of the document titlebar should indicate that it is in trial mode, and how many days are left in the trial.
  • OmniGraffle now sports a new icon to bring it more into the family of our other applications.

Bug Fixes

  • Fixed a bug where overlapping orthogonal lines snapping to magnets could render one or more of the lines unselectable.
  • When dragging an image from a web browser to a canvas, the image should now land under the mouse cursor and not off the canvas to the lower left corner.
  • Fixed a bug when editing text and clicking on the canvas that would make a jump to the wrong spot if the canvas is auto-resizing.
  • Fixed a bug where “Revert Document” in the File Menu was unavailable after switching to another application in Mac OS X 10.7.
  • Duplicating a file in Mac OS X 10.7 now properly cascades the window position.
  • The “Duplicate” entry in the Edit Menu has now been changed to “Duplicate Selection” in order to cease confusion with the Duplicate entry in the File Menu.
  • Fixed a severe performance issue having to do with a large number of text variables on a particular canvas.
  • Addressed an issue where the Stencil Window search could recognize certain files that are not stencils based on their file extension.
  • The Open ColorSync Utility button in the ColorSync preference pane should now be working again.

Crashes

  • Fixed a crash when exporting a document with many canvases with shared layers to file formats that write out multiple files for each canvas.
  • Fixed a crash when reverting to a previous version of the document for certain files while running in Mac OS X 10.7.
  • As noted above, 64-bit mode offers increased stability and neatly avoids a number of existing reported crashes in the reproducible test cases we have found.

Recent OmniGraffle 5.4 beta changes

  • Exported JPEG files should now get the expected .jpg file extension instead of .jpeg.
  • Added localizations for changed menu entries and export options.
  • Fixed a bug where overlapping orthogonal lines snapping to magnets could render one or more of the lines unselectable.
  • Addressed a performance issue where page number variables on shared layers could slow OmniGraffle down considerably.
  • Special-cased the warning that Volumes are not able to be imported to avoid a potential hang or crash when running on Mac OS X 10.6.8.
  • The Disk Image’s background and Applications alias should be showing again.
  • Visio stencils (.vss files) should now be properly opening and displaying, however there may be some competition in Launch Services for these filetypes if you have BBEdit or TextWrangler installed.
  • Fixed a crash when dragging a partition or mounted volume to OmniGraffle’s application icon.
  • Fixed a crash when working with connecting shapes.
  • The titlebar and Open Recent… menu should now properly display OmniGraffle document icons.
  • Xcode projects can now again be directly dragged to the OmniGraffle application icon.

Previous OmniGraffle 5.4 beta changes

New Features

  • 64-bit mode: If you’re running Mac OS X 10.6 (Snow Leopard) or Mac OS X 10.7 (Lion), OmniGraffle now takes advantage of 64-bit mode, providing substantial stability and performance improvements. This has changed the minimum Operating System Requirement to Mac OS X 10.6.8 or later.
  • A dynamic Quick Look preview generator has been added to OmniGraffle, which brings back the ability to Quick Look files in the Finder while no longer writing out the preview to the file (impacting performance when autosaving and versioning).
  • Stencil searching has been greatly improved to help you find stencils or objects in stencils that you have installed.
  • Shadows have improved their rendering, particularly when zoomed in.
  • Keyboard shortcuts for Zoom In and Zoom Out have been changed to match the iWork applications.
  • When OmniGraffle is unlicensed, the right side of the document titlebar should indicate that it is in trial mode, and how many days are left in the trial.
  • OmniGraffle now sports a new icon to bring it more into the family of our other applications.

Bug Fixes

  • When dragging an image from a web browser to a canvas, the image should now land under the mouse cursor and not off the canvas to the lower left corner.
  • Fixed a bug when editing text and clicking on the canvas that would make a jump to the wrong spot if the canvas is auto-resizing.
  • Fixed a bug where “Revert Document” in the File Menu was unavailable after switching to another application in Mac OS X 10.7.
  • Duplicating a file in Mac OS X 10.7 now properly cascades the window position.
  • The “Duplicate” entry in the Edit Menu has now been changed to “Duplicate Selection” in order to cease confusion with the Duplicate entry in the File Menu.
  • Fixed a severe performance issue having to do with a large number of text variables on a particular canvas.
  • Addressed an issue where the Stencil Window search could recognize certain files that are not stencils based on their file extension.
  • The Open ColorSync Utility button in the ColorSync preference pane should now be working again.

Crashes

  • Fixed a crash when exporting a document with many canvases with shared layers to file formats that write out multiple files for each canvas.
  • Fixed a crash when reverting to a previous version of the document for certain files while running in Mac OS X 10.7.
  • As noted above, 64-bit mode offers increased stability and neatly avoids a number of existing reported crashes in the reproducible test cases we have found.

OmniGraffle for iPad 1.7.1 is a minor update that adds support for iPads with Retina displays.

New Features

  • Support for Retina displays has been added along with high-resolution versions of the image resources.

Bug Fixes

  • Fixed some potential issues when browsing WebDAV servers that may have document types not associated with OmniGraffle.

OmniGraffle for iPad 1.7 is a major update that adds a new Document Browser, new application, document, and inspector icons, along with other improvements and bug fixes.

New Features

  • New Document Browser — We’ve created a new interface for viewing and managing your documents. Some key features:
    • A new matrix or grid-based view of your documents for easier access when you have a large number of files.
    • The ability to select multiple documents for deletion, etc. when in Edit Mode.
    • Included stencils can now be deleted from the application altogether if not needed (with the ability to restore them from the Import button in the upper left of the Document Browser toolbar).
  • We’ve introduced a new application icon for OmniGraffle for iPad, along with generic document and stencil icons, as well as placeholder images to match.
  • The Style Inspector popover has a new set of icons for each section.
  • A new artistic fill style, Squiggle, has been added to the Fill Inspector popover.
  • Opening of .zip archives should now be handled by the application itself and not by the operating system.

Bug Fixes

  • Fixed a bug where radial fill types would render differently on the iPad than they did on the Mac.
  • The Unit Scale stepper field now has better looking plus and minus symbols.

Bug Fixes

  • Fixed a regression where drop shadows on objects would not print.
  • Fixed a bug where shadows were not rendering properly for Mac OS X v10.5 users.
  • Found a few more cases where dragging a raster image to a pixel-based canvas would place the image on non-integral pixel coordinates.
  • The title of the Stencil Window should now again be localized.
  • Addressed an issue that would generate errant vertex points when using the Pen Tool.

Bug Fixes

  • Turned off the display of drop shadows in canvas icons in the sidebar to improve performance and stability.
  • Fixed a bug where the Stencil Window would show on launch whether it had been showing previously or not.
  • When exporting a multiple canvas document that’s not using printer sheets for its canvas sizing and canvas size auto-adjustment is on, export areas will fit the content on each canvas appropriately.
  • Fixed a bug where drop shadows on canvas name variables on shared layers was showing the incorrect canvas name.
  • Fixed another bug having to do with zooming on auto-resizing canvases.

OmniGraffle for iPad 1.6.1 improves compatibility with future iOS updates and fixes a handful of bugs.

Bug Fixes

  • Orthogonal line control handles can now be returned to their default location by tapping the handle a second time and tapping the Reset contextual menu.
  • Fixed a bug where the contextual menu for a line’s midpoint would not display when zoomed in.
  • Fixed a bug when going from a three color gradient fill to a single color fill could render an extraneous color well in the Fill inspector popover.
  • Addressed a font baseline problem in the Font inspector popover.
  • Fixed a bug where deleting all the text in the document name in the titlebar would keep the input field for the rename showing.

Bug Fixes

  • Fixed a bug where line endings or arrowheads were not showing in their respective popup menus in the Lines and Shape Inspector.
  • Addressed an issue where the new canvas size auto-adjustment Setting would conflict with the “Fit in Window” zoom setting.
  • Fixed a regression in the Menu Bar where menu items and entries were not getting localized.
  • Fixed a zoom view bug when Page Setup scale was being used.

Bug Fixes

  • Quick Look previews have been temporarily disabled on Lion while we work out some performance issues which made Auto Save too slow when working with complex documents. (This made the app hang every time you switched away and back.) We plan to bring back Quick Look previews in our next update (after addressing these performance issues).
  • Automatic canvas size adjustments now give a bit more padding between the object and the canvas edge.
  • Canvases that are set to auto-adjust and are not sized using printer pages will now automatically grow when the window is resized, making for an ‘infinite canvas’ of sorts.
  • Fixed a bug where Option-dragging objects from one layer to another in the Layer List sidebar would move objects to the wrong layer.
  • Aliases and Symlinks residing in the proper directory that point to folders containing stencils should now show up in the Stencil Window.
  • Addressed an NSDocumentController error when opening the Template Chooser.
  • Fixed a crash when dragging certain groups that contain both shapes and lines.

OmniGraffle 1.6 for iPad is a major update which adds a new Connections Inspector, new object styles, better text editing, and other improvements and bug fixes.

New Features

  • A new Connections Inspector has been added to manage magnet placement on shapes and overall connectivity for objects.
  • A new marker fill style and hand-drawn stroke style have been added to help objects have a more ‘analog’ style.
  • Inspectors have been remade in a lighter visual style and have had their interface polished in various places.
  • Users running OmniGraffle on the iPad 2 can now take advantage of the new screen mirroring.
  • Performance when working with placed images has been greatly improved.
  • Text editing has been improved, thanks in part to work done on OmniOutliner for iPad. Auto-correct, auto-capitalize, paragraph formatting, and many bug fixes have been made in this release.

Bug Fixes

  • Fixed a bug when exporting files that had a question mark in their name to WebDAV servers.
  • You can now export to PNG or PDF with a transparent background.
  • When sending a document to the Photos app, all canvases are sent as individual image files.
  • The ‘Creator’ text variable now reflects the device name instead of ‘Mobile user’.
  • Fixed a number of bugs with respect to text variables and unit scale.
  • Copying as an image now takes text variables into account.
  • You can now style all objects in a group when the group is selected.
  • Fixed a bug where undoing the unlocking of a layer could leave a locked object selected and editable.
  • Addressed an issue where it could be impossible to move objects in front of other locked objects.
  • Fixed a bug when placing an image taken with the camera on the iPad 2 where the image would be flipped depending on the orientation of the device when the photo was taken.

Bug Fixes

  • Fixed a repeatable crash when viewing certain third-party stencils.

Bug Fixes

  • Fixed a bug where an export of a multiple canvas document to a raster image format would result in blank image files for each canvas after the first.
  • Addressed an issue where existing favorite stencils went missing.
  • Fixed a bug where we now ensure that there's PNG data on the pasteboard, particularly in Mac OS X v10.5.
  • When saving a version of a duplicated file when running Mac OS X v10.7, the “dirty” close button should go away.
  • Universal Access on Mac OS X v10.7 has taken our existing keyboard shortcut for “Snap to Grid”, this shortcut has been removed from OmniGraffle; it can be customized in System Preferences.
  • Fixed a crash when running on Mac OS X v10.5 and a software update check was run sometime in the past.
  • Fixed a bug where deleting stencils could delete other stencils that weren't selected.
  • Addressed an over-eager save sheet on Mac OS X v10.7 when the document hasn't been saved in awhile.

5.3.1 beta 1 Bug Fixes

  • Fixed a crash on launch when running Mac OS X v10.5 and there was no existing document open.

New Features

  • Mac OS X 10.7 Features and Compatibility — OmniGraffle is ready for Lion, if you are running Mac OS X 10.7 you'll be able to take advantage of the new navigation gestures, automatic document saving and versioning, as well as full screen mode.
  • New Line Behavior — We've modified how lines appear when they are connecting to shapes to more appropriately show their actual endpoints at the center of the shape, as well as making the Curvy line type much more attractive visually and adding much more powerful control handles for the Orthogonal line type.

     

    If you would like to enable the new line behavior works, paste the following in Terminal:

     

    “defaults write com.omnigroup.OmniGrafflePro UseOldBezierPathLayout NO” (if you are running OmniGraffle Professional, minus the quotes)

    “defaults write com.omnigroup.OmniGraffle UseOldBezierPathLayout NO” (if you are running the Standard version of OmniGraffle, minus the quotes)

    “defaults write com.omnigroup.OmniGrafflePro.MacAppStore UseOldBezierPathLayout NO” (if you are running OmniGraffle Professional purchased in the Mac App Store, minus the quotes)

    “defaults write com.omnigroup.OmniGraffle.MacAppStore UseOldBezierPathLayout NO” (if you are running the Standard version of OmniGraffle purchased in the Mac App Store, minus the quotes)

  • iPad Compatibility — Certain artisitic features available on OmniGraffle for iPad (such as open freehand shapes) now display properly on the desktop.
  • Paste in Place has been added as a dedicated control in the Edit Menu.
  • The Konigi wireframe stencils are now bundled by default.
  • The shared support folder for custom OmniGraffle stencils, diagram styles, templates, and shapes has moved to $HOME/Library/Application Support/The Omni Group/OmniGraffle to conform with Mac App Store guidelines.

Bug Fixes

  • Fixed a particularly nasty crash that could occur when certain ColorSync Profiles were installed.
  • Addressed an infinite loop crash when using automatic layout.
  • Fixed a hang while applying a change in orientation when using orthogonal lines.
  • Smart Guides should now no longer interfere with grid snapping and should never prevent snapping to grid pixel boundaries, regardless of zoom level.
  • Dragging an image from a web browser should now drag the image, not the URL for the image.
  • Fixed a bug where the Shift and Caps Lock could interfere with drawing tools hotkeys.
  • Exporting a multi-canvas document to PDF should now take unit scale into account.
  • OmniGraffle now offers PDF and PNG on the pasteboard before PICT and TIFF.
  • Fixed a bug where pasting an object could errantly duplicate a canvas.
  • Avoided an error when exporting an entire document to HTML if there were colons in any canvas names.
  • OmniGraffle now handles font transparency to and from the iPad.
  • Fixed some image tiling issues and other image related bugs in flipped tables.
  • The Japanese version of the Common > Shapes stencil should now include smart arc and wedge shapes.
  • Multi-Touch gestures for trackpad and other input devices are now disabled by default.
  • Fixed a bug where the Mac App Store version was not opening LinkBack PDFs from newly created files.
  • The Magdalen Islands are now part of Quebec, and not Nova Scotia.

OmniGraffle 1.5 for iPad is a major update which adds Tier 1 language localizations, new gesture support, interface improvements, and other improvements and bug fixes.

New Features

  • Localizations
    • OmniGraffle for iPad is now localized in the following languages: German, Spanish, French, Italian, Japanese, Dutch, and Simplified Chinese.
  • Gestures
    • Our gesture code has been rewritten from the ground up to exhibit hysteresis and allow the addition of new gestures to facilitate common operations, such as:
      • A long press on an object and a three-finger tap elsewhere on the canvas will duplicate the shape.
      • A long press on an object and swiping quickly elsewhere will nudge the object in that direction.
      • A long press on an object and a two-finger drag up or down elsewhere on the canvas will move the object forwards or backwards in the z-dimension.
    • A new smart guide has been added to maintain aspect ratio when resizing a shape.
    • Various user interface improvements have been made to toolbar elements, HUD interfaces, and inspector popovers.

    Bug Fixes

    • OmniGraffle for iPad now handles self-signed WebDAV certs properly.
    • You can now paste in your password when signing in to a WebDAV server or MobileMe iDisk.
    • It's no longer necessary to add a trailing slash character to the URL of a WebDAV server if it's not needed.
    • The bevelled rectangle shape is now recognized by OmniGraffle for iPad and displays properly.
    • Addressed an issue recognizing pasteboard data when copying a document as an image from OmniGraphSketcher for iPad.
    • Fixed a quivering issue when dragging an object along a smart alignment guide.
    • The "locked" resize knobs are now an appropriate size.
    • Fixed a bug where it was difficult to edit components of some tables (particularly in the UML stencil).
    • Swiping to delete a layer in the Contents Popover should no longer cause another layer to enter a partial edit state.
    • Date variables should export properly now to the Photo Library or when emailing as a PNG.
    • Fixed a text justification and alignment bug for auto-resizing text objects.
    • Newly created documents with no changes no longer display a creation or modification date of November 5, 2010.
    • Fixed a bug where the Font Inspector popover could inaccurately show bold-italic-underline styles after deleting text.
    • When copying a table with cells that contain text, we now place tab-separated text on the pasteboard for use in other applications.
    • Duplicating a layer will inherit the name of the originating layer.

    Crashes

    • Fixed a crash upon using Command-Shift-arrows whilst editing a text field with external keyboard.
    • Fixed a crash when attempting to delete selected text in file name while in the document picker.
    • Fixed a crash using option-up/down arrows while editing text with external keyboard.
    • Fixed a crash when importing filenames with spécîål characters via WebDAV.
    • Fixed a crash when selecting an object after deleting the last object in list while selected while running in iOS 3.

OmniGraffle 1.4 for iPad is a major update which adds support for printing and multitasking in iOS 4.2, improvements to the Document Browser, stencil management, remote iDisk and WebDAV support, as well as other improvements and bug fixes.

New Features

  • iOS 4.2 Compatibility
    • Printing
      • AirPrint support has been added for those users running iOS 4.2. Printing controls are accessible from the Document Browser. By default, all documents are set to fit canvases on one printer page, this setting can be toggled in the Canvas Size Inspector popover.
    • Multitasking
      • OmniGraffle for iPad 1.4 takes advantage of Multitasking in iOS 4.2 to better maintain application state and perform tasks when in the background.
  • Document Management
    • Stencil Management and Creation
      • Users are now able to create their own custom stencils from scratch.
      • The ability to selectively show and hide any or all stencils in the Stencils popover has now been added.
      • A server-side flag at Graffletopia has been put in place to expressly not show certain stencils that perform poorly or not at all on the iPad. Said stencils will not show in a search from within OmniGraffle for iPad.
      • The Konigi Wireframe stencils now come bundled with OmniGraffle for iPad.
    • Document Browser Improvements
      • The ability to selectively view documents based on file type has been added, users can choose to look at normal diagrams or at custom and downloaded stencils.
      • The ability to change the sorting order in the Document Browser has been added as well, allowing users to view documents in a list based on title or modification date.
      • A scrubber of sorts has been added to the bottom of the Document Browser view, providing quick navigation from one end of the list of documents to the other.
  • Remote iDisk and WebDAV support
    • Support to access and write to files at a WebDAV server or MobileMe iDisk account has been added. Documents in both the local and remote locations will be overwritten with a prompt to better facilitate round-trip operations for working with the same file.
    • Documents can be exported and emailed natively or as PDFs and PNGs to WebDAV and iDisk as well as to the iTunes directory for access via the desktop.
  • Text Editing Improvements
    • A new and improved Font Inspector popover is in place, making bold and italic typeface selection easier.
    • Text can now be underlined.
    • Various improvements to the Text Tool in Drawing Mode have been made.

Bug Fixes

  • Better descriptive clues have been added to the controls to filter by style in the Selection view in the Contents popover.
  • Locked layers are indicated as such in the Object List view in the Contents popover.
  • Fixed a bug where it was possible to move a shape into a locked layer.
  • The Text selection contextual menu now has a Select option for easier text selection.
  • Fixed a bug where the Geometry Inspector steppers were not working properly if a file coming from the desktop had a custom ruler origin.
  • Fixed an issue with Linear Blend fills not displaying properly if they had transparent outer colors.
  • Fixed a bug where transparent canvas backgrounds would expose previous documents or views.
  • Addressed some rotation snapping problems.

OmniGraffle 1.3 for iPad is a major update which adds image placement and manipulation, Graffletopia stencil searching and installation, new drawing tools, and other usability and rich text editing improvements.

New Features

  • Image Placement and Manipulation - Place images from the Photos Library, set their opacity, resize, crop, or tile them within your shapes.
  • Graffletopia Search and Install - Search Graffletopia.com’s large catalog of OmniGraffle stencils, download and install, all without having to leave OmniGraffle for iPad.
  • New Drawing Tools - A new Line Tool and Text Tool have been added to the Drawing Mode, as well as adding favorite and default styles for all of the drawing tools.
  • Rich Text Improvements - The ability to have multiple fonts and colors for labels has been added, along with many other text editing bug fixes and improvements.
  • Interface and Usability Improvements - A number of enhancements and features have been added to make working with OmniGraffle easier, including Unit Scale, easier document naming in the Document Browser, Canvas background fill colors, emailing your files as PNG, and many others.

Bug Fixes

  • Fixed a crash when manipulating multiple line midpoints.
  • Fixed a crash when tapping on a document and the New Document button at the same time
  • Fixed a crash when dragging a shape from a shared layer to the bottom of an empty layer in the Contents Popover.
  • OmniGraffle no longer reloads a file on launch if it crashed previously trying to load it.
  • Fixed a crash when selecting a locked object.
  • Fixed a crash that could occur when double tapping on text in the Welcome document.
  • Fixed a crash when using the Japanese input system with a Bluetooth keyboard.
  • You can now select offered substitutions for Japanese characters when using a hardware keyboard.
  • Fixed a bug where the Japanese Input Substition Menu when using a hardware keyboard started off super tiny.
  • OmniGraffle should now be displaying all Japanese Input substitution options when using a hardware keyboard.
  • Fixed a bug where dragging a shape underneath an empty layer would create an extra layer.
  • Fixed a bug where duplicating canvases, moving objects between layers, and sending to front or back could make text temporarily disappear.
  • Fixed a bug where objects on a shared layer would multiply by tapping on them in the object list popover. (Tribbles!)
  • Fixed a bug where switching from one layer name field to the other after editing would dismiss the keyboard.
  • The Geometry Inspector should now appropriately handle multiple selection.
  • Fixed a Stroke Pattern Picker overscrolling problem.
  • Fixed a duplicate or missing color issue in the Font Inspector.
  • The Stroke Inspector now reports in the unit of choice in both places.
  • Fixed a hang when changing the freehand stroke pattern.
  • Font transparency is no longer lost when closing and reopening a file.
  • Fixed a bug where the Text View Selection Reticle did not reliably show up.
  • Much easier now to directly edit the label text of a group or table component.
  • Editing text will now save the changes when exiting to the Document Browser.
  • Fixed a bug where the text insertion point loupe didn’t work on document titles or any other light-colored text.
  • If you leave a new label without typing anything, it should now go away.
  • Fixed a bug where it was impossible to undo after making some Rich Text changes.
  • You can no longer rotate objects while in Drawing Mode.
  • Fixed a bug where it was possible to connect a line to the shape you were starting out on.
  • You can no longer add midpoints to a line while in Drawing Mode.
  • Fixed a bug where line artifacts could appear when drawing a freehand line.
  • You can now rename files while using an external or Bluetooth keyboard.
  • Fixed some annoying canvas repositioning issues.
  • The tap target it box for lines and freehand shapes that are line-like has been increased for easier selection.
  • Fixed a bug when going to the Document Browser wouldn’t center the document properly while in landscape orientation.
  • Addressed some issues with the Context Menu and shapes in front of or behind other objects.
  • Pasting images should now place it under your finger in both orientations.
  • Pasting text should now place it under your finger in when zoomed in.
  • Fixed a resolution problem when going back to the Document Browser in some cases.
  • Documents that are file packages can now be emailed properly.
  • Fixed some irritating Multi-Touch issues between zooming and rotating.
  • An error is now displayed when using invalid characters in a document name.
  • Connecting shapes should now trigger the purple highlight for the destination object.
  • Fixed a bug where the purple connection highlight would flash repeatedly when connecting the tail end of a line to a shape.
  • Fixed a bug where copying and pasting would re-order objects in virtual groups.
  • Along with supporting image placement and manipulation, a number of bugs involving existing documents and stencils with images have been addressed.
  • Files coming from the Desktop that have a transparent canvas fill color should display properly now.
  • Fixed an issue where the iPad’s passcode could be shown on an external display via the VGA Adaptor when the iPad was woken from standby.
  • Fixed a bug where shadows were lost on export to PDF or PNG.
  • Fixed a bug when pasting an image copied out of the Photos app that would also create an object that contained the image file name.
  • OmniGraffle now shows a warning when an image type is not supported in an existing document.
  • Fixed yet another bug concerning the UML stencils resizing improperly when editing text.
  • Duplicated canvases and layers are more smartly named now.
  • A three-finger swipe up or down will navigate to the previous or next canvas.
  • Smart Guides are less aggressive now.
  • The Object List in the Contents Popover is now in Edit Mode by default.
  • Auto-resizing canvases should pad away from shape a little better now.

Bug Fixes

  • Fixed a bug where canvas names were exporting to HTML incorrectly.
  • Bézier lines should now render properly when connecting to shapes, and route better when both endpoints are in the same location.
  • Fixed a bug where Bézier lines would draw in front of objects.
  • Fixed a bug when exporting multiple canvas documents with custom origins to PDF would cut off the canvas.
  • Fixed a regression where indenting objects already in a subgraph would draw connecting lines on top of the objects.
  • Fixed a bug where exporting a multi-canvas document to PNG would not name the last canvas correctly.
  • Fixed a NSCalibratedWhiteColorSpace error when using guides and ColorSync.
  • The tables in the UML-General stencil are now set to connect to their components.
  • The Faroe Islands are now part of Denmark and not the UK.
  • Ghana and Ivory Coast were in each other's places, this has been corrected.
  • Exporting to all OmniGraffle document types now offers file settings, compression, and Quick Look preview options.
  • When opening documents created on OmniGraffle for iPad, the message is more specific as to the differences between versions.

OmniGraffle 1.2 for iPad is a maintenance and feature release which has fixes for Japanese and Chinese keyboard input, added VGA adapter support, usability improvments and many other bug fixes.

Internationalization

  • Japanese and Chinese keyboard input has been fixed.

Interface Improvements

  • It is now possible to rename documents in the Document Browser by tapping on the filename.
  • VGA projector adaptor support has been added.
  • The contextual menu should spawn off of a selection more properly instead of where the tap occurred.
  • Improvements to the HUD have been made in where and how it displays, and a HUD for rotation has been added.
  • Some minor improvements to inspector popover UI.
  • A menu has been added to the Undo button offering both Undo and Redo options when the button is tapped and held.

Bug Fixes

  • Editing text has been improved; wrapping and shifting text when editing should no longer occur.
  • Transparent gradients should no longer render as opaque in the document preview.
  • Fixed a Cocoa Error 4 when working with legacy documents that had no Quick Look preview.
  • Fixed a rendering issue when using the Freehand tool in Drawing Mode.
  • Rotating the device should zoom the document if it was set to fit to the screen.
  • You no longer have the option of making a table out of selected lines.
  • You no longer have the option of making a table out of a locked shape.
  • You can no longer add a label to a locked object.
  • The blue selection reticle should be less pervasive when tapping the canvas.

Performance Enhancements

  • Added a set of tiling scroll view classes that greatly improve performance when moving and manipulating objects and panning the view.

Multi-Touch Gestures

  • Added the ability to tap and hold one object and tap other objects to add to the selection.
  • Support for two-finger rotation of objects has been added.
  • Two-finger double-tapping an object will zoom to fit the object in the view.
  • Tapping an object while moving another will invoke temporary smart alignment guides.

Text Editing

  • Improved selection when editing text.
  • Improved performance with respect to displaying fonts.

File Handling

  • Custom stencils downloaded via Safari on the iPad or sent via email now remain as stencil files even after editing.

File Browser

  • Document previews are now closer together so that neighboring graphs are always visible.
  • Animations when opening, closing, duplicating and deleting documents are smoother.
  • Fixed an issue where document previews were sometimes missing.
  • Delete button now spawns a popover instead of an alert.

Stability

  • Fixed a number of low memory termination crashes.
  • Fixed a crash when using connecting shapes.
  • Fixed a crash when working with placed PDF images.
  • Fixed a crash when drawing short freehand line objects.
  • Welcome to the initial release of OmniGraffle for iPad. This release contains many of the features present on the desktop version of OmniGraffle, and future releases will add more functionality to make the user experience as seamless as possible between the two platforms. Please do take a look at the documentation in the Omni Menu as well as the Welcome document to acquaint yourself with the new interface paradigms of working with OmniGraffle on a Multi-Touch device.

New Features

  • Added a preference to disable multitouch trackpad gestures.
  • You can now Option-Command-click to select different Bézier control points where multiple Bézier lines are connected.
  • Added a hidden preference to disable scroll wheel zooming to avoid using momentum scrolling "residue" from the Magic Mouse.
    • defaults write com.omnigroup.OmniGrafflePro DisableScrollWheelZooming -boolean True (for OmniGraffle Professional)
    • defaults write com.omnigroup.OmniGraffle DisableScrollWheelZooming -boolean True (for the Standard version of OmniGraffle)

Bug Fixes

  • Fixed a bug where the color picker would lose focus when inputing stroke color values.
  • Fixed an "Error while printing" alert when resaving a file on Mac OS 10.6.
  • Fixed a bug where orthogonal lines would draw incorrectly in place when a connected shape is moved.
  • Fixed a bug where Bézier lines with both endpoints connected to the same object were not respecting magnets.
  • Fixed a bug where objects in a shared layer could lose the ability to be reordered.
  • Fixed a bug where clicking a link to another file exited Presentation Mode.
  • Fixed a bug where it was possible to rotate and zoom locked objects via multitouch trackpad gestures.
  • Fixed a bug where undoing after a multitouch gesture undid the previous action instead.
  • Fixed a bug where making a table out of a single shape didn't render one of the resize handles.
  • Fixed a pasteboard error when duplicating an object with an EPS image.
  • Fixed a bug where it was impossible to export to stencil, template, or diagram style on Mac OS X 10.6.
  • Actions on groups should now work again in Presentation Mode.
  • Fixed a bug where moving objects forward and backward on a shared layer didn't immediately update in the main view.
  • Fixed a bug where it was impossible to Tab to cycle through shapes on shared layers.
  • Fixed a bug where resetting the inspector locations ordered the inspector groups incorrectly.
  • Installing a stencil now copies the stencil from its location as opposed to moving it.
  • Fixed a bug where dragging an item into a collapsed subgraph replaced all the contents of the subgraph.
  • Fixed a bug where tiled images rendered upside down.
  • Localizations updated.

Crashers

  • Fixed a number of crashes when importing Microsoft Visio files.
  • Fixed a crash when directly opening PDFs.
  • Fixed a hang in GraphicView.
  • Fixed an OGRulerView crash when resizing groups with the mouse.
  • Fixed a crash when making a new shared layer via AppleScript.
  • Fixed a number of Graphviz crashes when working with subgraphs.

Bug Fixes

  • Fixed an error when pasting content from OmniOutliner into the Outline Editor.
  • Fixed a bug where using a Multi-Touch trackpad would put a document into a dirty state.
  • Fixed a problem when saving and the Quick Look preview was on.
  • Fixed a bug where one could not inspect the Text Tool properly.
  • Fixed a bug where copying a layer to another canvas or another document reversed the order of objects on the new layer.
  • Fixed a bug where a custom keyboard shortcut for showing/hiding Guides would result in an error.
  • The Open window responds to the Return key now.
  • Fixed a rendering issue where sometimes strokes would not appear.
  • Fixed a bug where minimized windows wouldn't restore from the dock icon.

Mac OS X 10.6 Compatibility

  • Fixed a number of interface and cosmetic issues when running on Mac OS X 10.6 "Snow Leopard".

Multi-Touch Support

  • Those running portables with Multi-Touch trackpads can now pinch to zoom in or out, pinch to resize a selection, and rotate a selection.

Canvases Sidebar

  • Fixed a cosmetic issue with the disclosure triangles when using small thumbnail icons.
  • Fixed a bug where canvas sidebar expansion state was not getting saved.
  • Fixed a bug where Option-dragging multiple layers would only copy one layer.
  • Dragging a layer from one canvas to another in the same document will now move the layer as opposed to copying it to the second canvas. Option-dragging will copy layers between canvases in the same document.
  • Added a hidden preference to always show the layer status icons in the Canvases Sidebar (Visible, Printing, Lock) to match previous versions of OmniGraffle. defaults write com.omnigroup.OmniGraffle [or com.omnigroup.OmniGrafflePro] AlwaysShowLayerStatusIcons YES at the command line will turn them on.

Licensing & Software Update

  • OmniGraffle will now accept 2 seats per license key.
  • Omni Software Update should now allow you to install the update in a different location than where the running copy is.
  • Omni Software Update is more informative about error messages and the like.
  • Updated trial behavior to Omni-wide standards.

Bug Fixes

  • Fixed a bad URL to the LinkBack project in the Help.
  • Fixed display of actions in the Edit Menu - Undo in certain circumstances.
  • Amended some issues when opening Xcode and Interface Builder files.
  • Fixed some printing issues related to the grid.
  • Exporting a document containing linked images to a package with embedded images now properly links the images.
  • Switched to NSSearchField.
  • Fixed a Visio import bug where certain shapes would come in as two shapes.
  • Action badges should be clickable at all times now.
  • Graffletopia search results are now no longer limited to five.
  • Rank separation can be smaller than .15 inches now.
  • Fixed some text flow issues in tables.
  • Fixed a Visio import issue where linear blends could come in as radial.
  • Addressed group bounding box issues for lines and shapes that are grouped.
  • Fixed a Visio import problem where objects could come in without a fill or stroke.
  • Fixed a Visio import problem where bezier lines could come in as plain curved lines.
  • Components of tables & groups now accept colors dragged from the color pane and the style tray as fills.
  • Fixed some connection display issues for nested subgraphs.
  • Fixed a display issue with the Zoom button.
  • Fixed a flickery display problem when resizing a line in a group at times.
  • Addressed a Visio export issue where objects would not get assigned layers.
  • Tables containing only autoresizing text objects can now be enlarged.
  • Fixed a nasty issue pertaining to rotated autosizing text cells inside of tables.
  • Fixed a bug when using "duplicate" in AppleScript that didn't preserve document jump or image fill of graphics.
  • Addressed a Visio import problem where WMF files could get dropped.
  • Fixed some issues with the Canvas: Size Inspector input fields.
  • Fixed some odd text justification behavior for tables and groups when using the Style: Text Inspector.
  • Copy As AppleScript now handles image fills.
  • Fixed a bug where changing the file format of a multiple-canvas template while file extensions were hidden created a folder with each canvas saved separately.
  • Addressed some problems with sub-selected components of groups and tables.
  • Fixed some menu wonkiness when the Outline Editor has focus.
  • Fixed a bug where after a shape combination, corner radius would apply to all but one corner.
  • You can now easily copy/paste/duplicate selected canvases in the sidebar.
  • One can now rotate individual table cells.
  • One can now rotate tables as a whole.
  • Better downsampling of Quick Look previews.
  • Addressed a problem where miter corners left dirt and/or had a huge export border.
  • Fixed some table cell selection and resize issues.
  • Visio date/timestamp formatting should now import correctly.
  • OmniGraffle now handles the .gv (Graphviz) file extension.
  • AppleScript support for embedded and linked images has been added.
  • Fixed a bug where collapsing a child subgraph using the contextual menu would collapse outermost grouping instead.
  • Addressed an issue where duplicating a layer or canvas would instead paste whatever was on the pasteboard.
  • Fixed a bug where using the contextual menu to duplicate a shared layer would turn it into a non-shared layer.
  • Fixed some odd cache-related display issues at high zoom factors.
  • Addressed some Visio import issues concerning Visio files coming from applications other than Visio.
  • Fixed some related text offset problems in Visio import.
  • Insert variable will now create a new object if no text insertion point is available.
  • Custom zoom setting no longer cuts off the right side of zoom popup button.
  • Actions on objects that are part of a group, table, or subgraph should now be working in Presentation Mode.
  • Fixed a bug where using AppleScript to move to different canvases was not working in Presentation Mode.
  • Fixed a bug where using Shift-drag to select objects on top of each other didn't behave properly.
  • Fixed a bug where placed PDFs could export to EPS and not be opened.
  • Fixed a bug where Smart Guides were not working against objects in the same group or table.
  • Added a small border around preview thumbnails in the Stencil Window when searching Graffletopia.
  • Fixed a bug in the Fill inspector where it wouldn't update when you changed the blend option for objects on shared layers.
  • Fixed a bug when using the Text Tool hotkey to create line labels.
  • Fixed a bug regarding locked layers and editing text.
  • Fixed a bug where undoing an object deletion from a shared layer didn't immediately update the main window.
  • The Status Text at the bottom of the main window for objects selected should now count objects on shared layers.
  • Fixed a [ConnectedGraphic labels] error when changing automatic layout.
  • Fixed a bug where actions that jumped to a specific canvas would not allow you to select another canvas if the previously selected canvas had been deleted.
  • Fixed a bug where edits to a duplicated canvas would occur on the originating canvas.
  • Dragging a shared layer from one canvas to another should now properly copy the shared layer instead of creating a new shared layer.
  • Fixed a bug where it was possible to give a shared layer the same name as a normal layer in a given canvas.
  • You can now name a new shared layer using the name of a previously deleted one.
  • Fixed a bug where rearranged shared layers would regress to their previous state when the file was saved and reopened.
  • Fixed a bug where linked images on shared layers would break their links when dragging said layer to another document.
  • Placed PICT images now are correctly converted to PDFs and render properly.
  • X and Y position input fields in the ruler accessory view are no longer enabled and populated when a line label is selected.
  • Added a UTIImportedTypeDeclarations key to the Quick Look generator's info.plist.
  • Adjusted the sensitivity of multi-touch gestures for zooming, rotating, and resizing.
  • Canvas names are now retained on export to PDF for bookmarking and a document contents outline.
  • Fixed a regression where line labels would lose their fill color on export to Visio XML.
  • Fixed a bug where newly installed stencils via the Finder weren't immediately showing up in the Stencil Window.
  • Addressed a performance issue where canvas thumbnails could lead to a hang when switching back to OmniGraffle.
  • Fixed a bug where resizing a shape would make a connected line jump to a different magnet.
  • Fixed a bug where duplicating a canvas pasted whatever was on the clipboard onto the canvas.
  • Fixed a number of bugs concerning line spacing and row height when editing text using Asian font faces.
  • Fixed a bug where tiled images in shapes could get distorted.
  • Addressed an issue where groups on shared layers could sometimes not show a selection highlight.
  • Fixed a typo in Tutorial 6 in the OmniGraffle Help.
  • Fixed some issues when using pattern fills and exporting to Visio XML.
  • Fixed a bug where PDFs would lose all text upon import.
  • Tiled images can now be affected by the opacity slider.
  • Fixed a bug where the Geometry Inspector wouldn't accept input when localized into Simplified Chinese.

Crashes

  • Fixed an alert when selecting a row with no object in at least one column.
  • Fixed an alert when working with shared layers and the selection tool.
  • Fixed a crash related to making a table with a connecting shape.
  • Fixed a crash related to autosave and shared layers.
  • Fixed a prevalent crash when manipulating groups that have shapes and lines within.
  • Fixed a crash when opening certain .dot files.
  • Fixed a crash related to actions that jumped to non-existent canvases.
  • Addressed an error when opening certain PDF files.
  • Fixed a hang when resizing grouped and rotated text objects.
  • Fixed a crash when dragging a rotated table around.
  • Fixed a crash having to do with Visio import and EMF files.
  • Fixed a crash when deleting all instances of a shared layer.
  • Fixed a crash related to dragging shared layers and canvas thumbnails that had their layer thumbnails disclosed.
  • Fixed a crash after deleting all shared layers and selecting a canvas.
  • Fixed a crash when nudging groups.
  • Fixed a crash that could occur when adjusting Diagram Layout sliders.
  • Fixed a crash when loading certain Visio stencils.
  • Fixed a crash when dragging connected lines and shapes from the Stencil Window.
  • Fixed a crash when inspecting the Drawing Tools.
  • Fixed a reproducible crash when setting the group rank property of a shape using AppleScript.
  • Fixed a problem where the Quick Look plug-in would crash quicklookd when using Cover Flow.
  • Fixed a crash when deleting all instances of a shared layer.
  • Fixed a crash when opening certain Visio files.
  • Fixed an NSCFArray error when deleting a canvas whilst editing a stencil.
  • Fixed a crash when customizing the toolbar.
  • Fixed a crash when parsing certain WMFs.

Some highlights of OmniGraffle 5's new features include:

  • New layout engine based on Graphviz.
  • Bezier control handles on connection lines.
  • Redesigned Stencil Window supporting local searches and searches on Graffletopia.com.
  • Binary Visio document import support and Enhanced MetaFile support (OmniGraffle Professional only).
  • Custom user data on objects (OmniGraffle Professional only).
  • Quick Look support in Leopard.
  • New ruler accessory view inspection tools.
  • Adjustable arc, star, and arrow shapes.
  • Shared layers.
  • Configurable tools palette.
  • Support for Multi-Touch trackpads.

Localizations

  • Updated localization fixes have been provided for French, Dutch, German, Italian, Spanish, and Chinese.
  • Updated Japanese localizations and translations added.

Crashers

  • Fixed a memory leak that was leading to out of memory errors and a nasty string of crashes.

Localizations

  • A large number of fixes have been made to the Japanese Help and User Interface strings.
  • Amended the "Paste and Match Style" string to reflect the iWork apps in German.
  • A handful of remaining Japanese localization problems have been mended.
  • Japanese localizations to include the Help files have been mended and corrected since the release of OmniGraffle 5.0.

New Features

  • Application and document icons are now high resolution.
  • OmniGraffle 4.2.3 is now signed for users running Leopard.

Bug Fixes

  • Readjusted the Plus and Minus buttons at the bottom of the Utilities Drawer so they line up again.
  • Now using the standard Apple alert when accessing files that the user doesn't have permissions for.
  • Fixed a bug where placed EPS and PDF images got corrupted when their opacity was changed in the Image Inspector.
  • Fixed a bug where the export sheet became detached from the document window in Mac OS X 10.4.
  • Re-ordered the line endings a bit to properly import .dot files and to solve some line ending clipping issues in the inspector.
  • Fixed a Color Profile crash on Mac OS X 10.5 (Leopard).
  • Fixed a performance problem with text variables on master canvases.
  • Fixed a decimal rounding problem in the Leading input field in the Text Inspector.
  • Fixed a continuing and persnickety bug where the .graffle file extension would still get appended to exported folders.

Crashes

  • Fixed a recursive NIB load crash when running in Spanish.

Bug Fixes

  • Fixed the issue where exported file extensions were reversed on Intel Macs.
  • Exporting no longer yields a rather large border at the bottom of the export.
  • Addressed a bug where lines would stick out of rotated groups.
  • Next and Previous canvas actions on master canvases now export to PDF.
  • OmniGraffle now writes the correct file type on exported PDF files.
  • Fixed a problem allowing negative percentage scale in the Image Inspector.
  • 1-bit TIFF files now save out as properly in the file package.
  • Fixed an Intel bug where placed Photoshop image had the wrong colors.
  • Corrected a regression in saving custom Canvas Size Inspector margins for templates.
  • Certain shape combinations now work properly, more fixes in this area are slated for future releases of OmniGraffle Professional 4.1.2.
  • Fixed the problem where placed images would swap with each other after dragging a canvas from one document to another.
  • Fixed a bug causing inspectors to clip their content if pushed off-screen and hidden.
  • Unchecking "Wrap to shape" in the Style: Text Inspector will now undo properly.
  • Text Inspector now updates alignment buttons properly when selecting text.
  • Transparent backgrounds are working again in EPS exports.
  • More work on 1-bit TIFF files saving out as zero byte images in the file package.
  • "Allow shapes to become labels" setting now persisting after a save and reopen.
  • Addressed a problem where parallel line labels were upside down.
  • AppleScript can set methods for 'draws background'.
  • AppleScript can access stencil objects once more.
  • Fixed a bug where localizations were breaking in certain inspectors.
  • Fixed some jumpy text editing.
  • Fixed Command-key disabling of smart guides when manipulating line midpoints.
  • Text on master canvases now sanitizes when sent in as feedback via the Help Menu.
  • Aligning multiple objects once again uses the first selected object as anchor.
  • The Command key again disallows connections whenever manipulating a line.
  • Changes made to ruler scale no longer detach line labels.
  • Locking and unlocking a layer no longer messes with viewing magnets.
  • Actions on groups now work again in presentation mode.
  • Cleaned up a lot of Console messages pertaining to Spotlight.
  • Canvas Size Inspector margins work again for templates.
  • Put some more polish on the kerning input field in the Style: Text Inspector.
  • Files saved with snap to grid off now stay that way.
  • Fixed edge (A -- B) import for .dot files.
  • OmniGraffle doesn't get in front of OmniDazzle's window during presentations anymore.
  • Addressed some text bounding box issues.
  • Fixed a problem where lots of imported (opened) PDFs with custom shapes would interfere with existing shapes in the shapes palette.
  • When launching OmniGraffle by opening an OmniOutliner file, inspectors no longer go mysteriously missing.
  • Diagram style preferences are now accessible to AppleScript and can be named without specifying the full path to the style.
  • Fixed the use of the Enter or Return key in the Text Position Inspector on Intel machines.
  • Clicking in a different input field in the Text Position Inspector will now act the same as Enter or Return on PPC machines.
  • Escape key should now allow user to back out of the zoom field, restoring previous zoom setting.
  • Flipped the X and Y for the Zoom Tool, so that it chooses the one which will zoom in the least.

Crashes

  • Fixed a couple of crashes related to PDF files.
  • Fixed an application hang after an exception during a save.
  • Addressed a problem when unreadable .omnilicense files (e.g., improper UTF-8) could make the inspectors go completely missing.
  • Corrected a crash when Option-dragging shapes to copy them.
  • Fixed a crash when laying out very large numbers of objects.
  • Dealt with an exception thrown after importing a large .dot file.
  • Addressed an error panel when deleting a number from the Geometry Inspector's rotation field.
  • Fixed an exception thrown when certain AppleScripts were run.
  • OmniGraffle no longer gives an error when cursoring through the outline viewer if the keyboard repeat rate was set to the maximum.
  • Addressed an OGModeController crash.
  • Brushed up mutlithreaded drawing to fix a possible crash.
  • Addressed an exception thrown when using the Style Brush on stencil objects.
  • Fixed a crash involving OmniGraffle and the OmniDazzle FocalPoint plugin.

Localizations

  • Simplified Chinese localizations have been added.
  • The final release available for Mac OS X 10.2