Version 4.7.1

  • New Features:
  • Fixed bugs:
    • some little bug fixes

Version 4.7.0

  • New Features:
    • Reprogrammed collection, much easier to use now, details
  • Fixed bugs:
    • some little bug fixes

Version 4.6.4

  • New Features:
    • Some minor improvements
  • Fixed bugs:
    • Password safe, secure pasting: sometimes random characters were pasted, too
    • Clipboard Master did sometimes hang, when an application did hang
    • some little bug fixes

Version 4.6.3

  • New Features:
    • Some minor improvements
  • Fixed bugs:
    • some little bug fixes

Version 4.6.2

  • New Features:
    • Improved the passwort safe
      - passwords can now be generated
      - improved dialog
    • New rule: the windows clipboard can now be deleted automatically
    • Moving items to another cliplist improved (Shift+Ctrl+V, Ctrl + Left)
    • Positioning on multiple displays improved
    • Autotext: Improved pasting
    • Some minor improvements
  • Fixed bugs:
    • Pasting using the mouse via the Tray Icon menu did not work on some systems

Version 4.6.1

  • New Features:
    • Replacing text with regular expressions is now possible:
      - in the replace dialog
      - replacing text via a hotkey
      - replacing text with a rule
    • Paste only a part of the text in the clipboard:
      Open the list, then press <Ctrl + Right> or <Shift + Right> to select a part of the text and press <Enter> to paste
    • Edit directly in the list:
      Press <Ctrl + Right> or <Shift + Right> in the list, modify the text and press <Return>
    • Menuitems with subitems can now be dragged and drop from the menu to a window (or by pressing F12 when the menu item is selected)
    • some minor improvements
  • Fixed bugs:
    • Fixed problem with the updater

Version 4.6.0

  • New Features:
    • Screenshots: Autosnap now removes e.g. white borders around a selected image or text
    • Improved import
    • Import from ClipMate now supported
    • Shot down., Logoff etc. can now be scheduled e.g. when 
      - all downloads have been finished
      - a window or a program is closed
      - when CPU Load drops under x% for some seconds
      - when prograss bar(s) have reached 100%
    • Minor improvements, e.g. menu is now shonw faster
  • Fixed bugs:
    • Fixed bug adding new items manually
    • New Items were not stored permanently in some configurations
    • Fixed problems with the items in the password safe
    • Drag&drop of items to another cliplist had problems
    • Fixed minor issues

Version 4.5.6

  • New Features:
    • Hotkeys to convert to upper/lower/proper case now works for file names  and folder names selected in the Windows explorer
    • Modifying text via a hotkey can now have several replacememts, etc. E.g. replace all _ with space, and then coonvert all to proper case
    • Dialog clipboard properties improved
    • Done changes so that this version can read future file formats
    • Minor improvements
  • Fixed bugs:
    • Creating a new clipboard did not work on some systems
    • fixed minor issues

Version 4.5.5

  • New Features:
    • Done modifications for newer Googles Chrome
    • Made adaptions to high contrast themes
    • Copied FTP files are now displayed as such in Clipboard Master, and can be pasted via Clipboard Master
    • Minor improvements
  • Fixed bugs:
    • Fixed problems with the ~ key
    • Sometimes keyboard input was blocked
    • Autotext: sometimes a typed character was deleted
    • Fixed minor problems

Version 4.5.4

  • New Features:
    • Minor improvements
  • Fixed bugs:
    • Fixed minor problems

Version 4.5.3

  • New Features:
    • Minor improvements
  • Fixed bugs:
    • Fixed minor problems

Version 4.5.2

  • New Features:
    • New hotkey function: switch keyboard layout
    • Improved function 'key long pressed for upper case'
    • Installation now installs on old offline systems the required certificate
    • Done modifications for Kaspersky Secure Banking
    • Pasting user name and password now works in the Avast Secure Browser and the Avira Scout Browser
    • Little improvements
  • Fixed bugs:
    • Fixed problems editing items (when using the context menu)
    • Fixed problem with positioning the list e.g. in browsers

Version 4.5.1

  • Fixed bugs:
    • Fixed problems with accents (e.g. é è) in version 4.5

Version 4.5.0

  • New Features:
    • Improved secure pasting
    • Improved hotkeys with a given duration to be pressed
    • New Flexi Key function: paste text. E.g. Pressing \ after exact one characters pastes :\
    • Added new hotkeys for download
    • Textes from menu can not be copied (Strg+C)
    • Function Simulating Mouse buttons: now in combination with Shift, Ctrl, Alt possible
  • Fixed bugs:
    • Fixed problems with the password safe
    • Focus was sometime not set correct e.g. in Chrome
    • Fixed problems with hotkey 2 x AltGr and AltGr pressed for e.g. 300 milliseconds
    • Filter types from file open/save dialogs were added to the clip list

Version 4.2.0

  • New Features:
    • Improved common clipboards
    • Hotkeys and mouse buttons: now a time in milliseconds can be specified fopr which the key/button has to be pressed at least. E.g. right click: normal right click. long right click (e.g. 300 ms): Paste or call the context menu
  • Fixed bugs:
    • Fixed problem with the mouse
    • Fixed some minor issues
    • Fixed problems with hotkey 2 x AltGr

Version 4.1.4

  • Fixed bugs:
    • Mouse in Windows 10:
      Left + right click disabled, because this caused problems on Windows 10

Version 4.1.3

  • New Features:
    • Left + right click: now working on Windows 10 e.g. to show the list (must be enabled in the settings -> mouse)
    • Favorites: press Ctrl + Shift + F in the list, and the select item will always be on the top of the list
  • Fixed bugs:
    • Sometimes Clipboard Master was ended without reason
    • Left + right click: sometimes a context menu was shown
    • Quick menu was slow and could hang on slow machines

Version 4.1.2

  • New Features:
    • Did some optimisations
  • Fixed bugs:
    • Fixed problem with hotkeys Win + key
    • Fixed problem Bitdefender
    • Fixed some minor issues

Version 4.1.1

  • New Features:
  • Fixed bugs:
    • Fixed some minor issues
    • Windows Defender did falsely detect a virus in ClipboardMasterTools2.exe and removed the file. 

Version 4.1.0

  • New Features:
    • Hotkeys with Win + key do now work in Google Chrome with Kaspersky Antivir/Internet Security installed
    • Done optimizations for slow systems
    • Several little optimizations
    • New file format
    • Position of the list in Visual Studio now near the text caret
    • Hoteys Win + key now working in Firefox.exe with Kaspersky Internet Security active
  • Fixed bugs:
    • Fixed problem with chinese windows
    • Fixed some minor issues
    • Fixed problem with ClipboardMasterTools.exe

Version 4.0.9

  • New Features:
    • done some optimizations, e.g. showing the list
  • Fixed bugs:
    • removed expiry date

Version 4.0.8

  • New Features:
    • Bulk File Renamer: now you can rename multiple files easily » Details
    • done some optimizations
  • Fixed bugs:
    • fixed propblems with autocopy

Version 4.0.7

  • New Features:
  • Fixed bugs:
    • Deleting all or several items did not work
    • Items in the tray icon menu were sometimes not updated
    • Fixed some minor bugs

Version 4.0.6

  • New Features:
  • Fixed bugs:
    • Password safe: on some systems wrong characters were pasted
    • Secure pasting did not work properly on slow systems
    • Fixed some minor bugs

Version 4.0.5

  • New Features:
  • Fixed bugs:
    • fixed bug in last version: last copied element appeared as second item and not as first

Version 4.0.4

  • New Features:
    • Done modifications for Windows 10
    • Done modifications for the editor Atom
  • Fixed bugs:
    • fixed problems with the context menu key
    • small fixes, e.g. fixed crash on Windows Server 2012

Version 4.0.3

  • New Features:
  • Fixed bugs:
    • small fixes

Version 4.0.2

  • New Features:
    • Common clipboards:
      - are now stored compressed
      - pictures can now be stored
    • Improved scrolling for slow systems
    • Printer for screenshots can now be set (right click at the printzer button)
    • The Firefox Extension can now be installed/uninstalled in the Settings -> Miscellaneous
    • The line height of the list can now be increased (Context menü->View->Fontsize)
  • Fixed bugs:
    • fixed some minor bugs/problems

Version 4.0.1

  • skipped

Version 4.0

  • New Features:
    • Screenshots: 
      - reprogrammed the selected windows which is now really smooth
      - in FireFox now the complete page can be captured (and not only the visible area), Key F2 or via the context menu in the screenshot tool
    • Copying to a VMWares virtual machine now working
    • Global context menu: with 'add to' the selected text, file, picture, ... can be easily added to a clipboard
    • 'New clipboard' now starts a wizard, to e.g. add a common clipboard or to add a clipboard which loads it textes from a text oir excel file (and updates it automatically)
    • Improved common clipboards: reloading is now faster when items have modified on another computer
    • Printing of pictures is now possible (Ctrl+P)
    • Screenshots can now be printed with one click
  • Fixed bug:

Version 3.10.2

  • New Features:
    • Global context menu: with 'add to' the selected text, file, picture, ... can be easily added to a clipboard
    • Done modifications for high resolution displays: fonts etc were blurry, too large, position of the list was wrong
  • Fixed bug:
    • fixed problem with Ctrl+C in last version
    • fixed problem with the list: sometimes the element above or below was pasted
    • simulating the keys page down/up did not work
    • Fixed problems with hotkeys Ahift+AltGr and n-times Shift
    • fixed problems with screenshot tool with swapped monitors 1 and 2, and with offset
    • fixed some minor issues

Version 3.10.0

  • New Features:
    • Improved "Secure Pasting": now the text is send direktly to the active windows, normal key logger will not get any key at all. In addition several dummy keys are simulated which the key logger will get, but not the input field.
    • New hotkey function: resize current window to a standard size (800x600, 1024x900, etc.)
    • Global context menu: added a tools section for e.g. screenshot tool, virtual keyboard, ...
    • Modified the tools sub menu in the tray icon context menu
  • Fixed bug:
    • some optimizations
    • fixed some bugs, e.g. the context menu in Winword dissappeared after 2 seconds

Version 3.9.2

  • New Features:
  • Fixed bug:
    • fixed: Clipboard Master could cause the windows explorer to crash
    • finally fixed the crash on some Windows 8/8.1 systems

Version 3.9.1

  • New Features:
    • Improved handling of hotkeys with 2 keys (e.g. T+W)
  • Fixed bug:
    • Fixed crash on Windows 8.1 (in module msftedit.dll)
    • fixed some bugs

Version 3.9.0

  • New Features:
    • Windows 8/8.1 Apps: 
      - Clipboard Master now works here like in desktop application
      - the tray icon menu can be opened with Win+Alt+F12 without the desktop being activated
    • Clipboard Master now works completely in programs launched with administrator privileges, without being launched with administrator privileges itself. Though, Clipboard Master is not stared with administrator privileges, the option in the settings has been removed
    • New hotkey function: Sticky Keys
      Similar to the Windows Sticky keys, Shift, Ctrl, Alt and the Windows key remain pressed till the next key is pressed. So, e.g. Ctrl and A can be pressed one after another instead of pressing the together. And with this function you can type the next word or next sentence in upper case. Clipboard Master will then switch back to lower case automatically. Or with Caps Lock now the number keys can remain as numbers and not !"$§...
    • Mouse functionality can now disabled depending on the current application
  • Fixed bug:
    • some optimisations
    • fixed some bugs

Version 3.8.1

  • Fixed bugs:
    • Total Commander: fixed problem with long right click
    • Fixed problem with the fixed clipboard
    • Fixed some minor issues

Version 3.8.0

  • New Features:
    • New hotkeys:
      - e.g. Ctrl + 2xA or Win + Alt + 4xP
      - Pressing 2 keys at once cannow be a hotkey, e.g. A + 1 or Num 0 + Num 1
        e.g. Press E+R  to insert 
      é and E+W to insert è (when the hotkeys are defined)
      - Now multiple hotkeys can be enabled or disabled at once (with one hotkey)
    • New flexikey: complete enviroment variable, e.g. to complete %t with %temp%
    • Windows clipboard contents is now restored after pasting via Clipboard Master 
    • Improved dialog 'Search and replace' (via global context menu -> Modify text -> 'Replace... text):
      - Enumeration and bullets con now be selected easily
    • Rules: text copied to the Windows clipboard can now be modifed/proccessed via a vbs script automatically
    • Settings: Section 'Screenshot' is now section 'Tools'
    • Changes for Kaspersky Internet Security 2015
  • Fixed bug:
    • Pasting via the quick menu did paste in the wrong window (sometimes)
    • Fixed problem with outlook 2013, 64 bit
    • Fixed bug completing foldernames
    • Starting with Admin privileges did not work on some systems
    • Fixed problem with the mouse when the user has activated 'swap mouse buttons' (controla panel -> mouse)
    • Some little improvments

Version 3.7.6

  • New Features:
    • Password Safe: secure pasting did not work when 'Secure banking' of Kaspersky Internet Security is active
    • added macro {#firstnamefrom}
  • Fixed bugs:
    • Pasting on windows key release did not work
    • Fixed problems with Excel
    • Fixed bug: spanish keyboard: e.g. '] instead [ was inserted
    • Fixed bug importing settings
    • Option 'Running with Administrator privileges' did not work

Version 3.7.5

  • New Features:
    • New hotkeys: press n times Shift or Control to start an action
    • Simulating key strokes:now a delay between the key strokes can be defined (settings -> psate -> program specific settings)
  • Fixed bug:
    • fixed some minor bugs

Version 3.7.4

  • New Features:
    • Optimized display routines
    • Added URL shortener and
    • Updated the links to the new homepage
    • Updated the french language file
  • Fixed bug:
    • Password manager: Fixed problem pasting user name and password
    • Fixed problem with collections
    • fixed some minor bugs

Version 3.7.3

  • New Features:
  • Fixed bug:
    • Fixed problem with the settings on russian windows (and other unicode languages)
    • Fixed problem with hotkey Shift + Caps Lock
    • Fixed problem pasting user name and password when Kaspersky Internet Security is installed
    • fixed some minor bugs

Version 3.7.2

  • New Features:
  • Fixed bug:
    • Displaying list was sometimes slow
    • Fixed problem with Outlook when Clipboard Master was started with Admin privileges
    • Postion in Chrome was wrong
    • Fixed problem of the last version: Hotkey Ctrl+Menu did appear multiple times
    • fixed some minor bugs

Version 3.7.1

  • New Features:
    • All settings are now stored in unicode
  • Fixed bug:
    • Edit Dialog dissapeared with some configurations (in Version 3.7.0)
    • fixed problem pasting the password in Chrome and Firefox
    • fixed some minor bugs

Version 3.5.0

  • New features:
    • Globally configurable mouse buttons:
      All mouse buttons (together with Shift, Ctrl, Alt or Win, also separated by left and right button) can now be assigned any function available in Clipboard Master; scripts can also be executed. E.g. center mouse button: double click, Ctrl + right mouse button: global context menu.
    • Search and replace:
      Dialog revised
      New options for sorting as well as deleting lines
    • Windows 8/8.1:
      Changes for Windows 8/8.1 apps (list was sometimes not displayed)
      Tests conducted with Windows 8.1
    • Screenshot tool revised
    • Some routines optimized
    • AutoText and flexikeys are no longer active when a menu is displayed
  • Corrected problems and errors:
    • Predefined hotkeys with second Alt key and/or right Alt are now defined with Win + Alt as special characters no longer worked on some keyboards, e.g. right Alt + Z / second Alt key + Z.
    • Problems with combination characters corrected, e.g. é, which requires 2 keys to be pressed on German keyboards.
    • Error when dragging entries into the password safe has been corrected
    • Error when zipping/unzipping files corrected
    • Error when converting to hexadecimal numbers corrected
    • Small errors have been corrected

Version 3.2.1

  • New features:
    • Windows 8 apps: The global context menu now also works in Windows 8 apps.
    • Importing and creating new clipboards improved
  • Corrected problems and errors:

Version 3.2.0

  • New features:
    • Windows 8 apps: Clipboard Master now also works with apps in Windows 8.8.1: Display lists, quick menu, password manager, screenshot tool
    • Positioning on multi-screen systems with negative coordinates is now correct
    • List with last used path(s): A button is now display in the file open and save dialog to open the list
    • Tests conducted with Vim: cursor position is now correctly detected
  • Corrected problems and errors:
    • Problems with ending the program corrected
    • Problems with pasting AutoText abbreviations via second Alt key + spacebar corrected (Shift button "froze")
    • Problems with Excel corrected, e.g. list with last used path(s) did not work

Version 3.1.1

  • New features:
    • Attachments copied in Outlook are now correctly saved and are later available for pasting
    • Menu editor improved and errors corrected
  • Corrected problems and errors:
    • Error with hotkeys corrected
    • Error in global context menu corrected
    • Small errors have been corrected

Version 3.1.0

  • New features:
    • Zip/unzip/compress and decompress files
    • Help/manual have been further developed
  • Corrected problems and errors:
    • Small errors have been corrected

Version 3.0.4

  • New features:
    • Context menu: Modify text has been expanded, e.g. add number by line, delete from/to this character
    • Help/manual have been further developed
  • Corrected problems and errors:
    • Small errors have been corrected

Version 3.0.2

  • Corrected problems and errors:
    • Sometimes text is pasted instead of the image just copied (the remove text formatting rule will now not be executed if an image is (also) in the clipboard)
    • Calculations were sometimes also conducted if a letter was before the first number
    • Clipboard Master sometimes has blocked drives so that they cannot be ejected.
    • Problems with Swiss keyboards corrected (~ and ´).
    • Error notification with Outlook corrected
    • Caps Lock () status is now restored after pasting
    • Amongst others

Version 3.0.1

  • New features:
    • the initial configuration has been expanded: all hotkeys and flexikeys are now possible
  • Corrected problems and errors:
    • Smaller errors corrected, e.g. editing of groups
    • instructions updated

Version 3.0

  • New features:
    • Global context menu: Open with <Ctrl+ menu key> - offers numerous options for modifying the text just typed or marked (e.g. convert everything to upper case or lower case letters, indents, et cetera), searching for the term in the web (e.g. with Google, on eBay, Amazon, Wikipedia, et cetera)
    • Show list with paths of the Explorer windows currently open for faster pasting, e.g. in "Save As" dialogs
    • Flexikeys improved
    • Expanded hotkeys
      - Hotkeys can now be defined that only function with the left or the right Shift, Ctrl, Alt or Windows keys or a combination thereof - or also only when the left and right Shift keys are pressed with a letter
      - Additional functions added
    • Hotkeys and flexikeys:
      - New flexikey: Replace environmental variables with a value, e.g. %APPDATA% -> C:\Users\Chris\AppData\Roaming
      - Preview of some flexikeys is now possible
      - They can now be active only in file open/save dialogs
    • Password safe:
      - Secure storage of usernames and passwords:
      When possible, the entry fields are completed directly, without saving to the clipboard
      and without simulating keystrokes. If this is not possible,
      an alternating combination from the clipboard and simulated keystrokes
      will be used to make things harder for spy tools.
      - Data is only stored in an encrypted form
    • Admin rights:
      - Clipboard Master can now also be run (or activated) with admin rights so that it also functions in programs that are run with admin rights (Settings -> Miscellaneous)
      - If Clipboard Master is not run with admin rights and a program is run (or activated) with admin rights, Clipboard Master will indicate that it cannot work there
    • Colors and fonts:
      - Can now be changed/adjusted globally and for individual programs
      - The font and colors for the lists can now be correspondingly set in cmd.exe and powershell.exe
    • Setup assistant (quick configuration) revised
    • Settings dialogs improved
    • Read last names from email now works for Windows Live Mail and Tobit David Info Center directly (keys are no longer simulated)
    • Positioning in programs that use their own text cursor, e.g. OpenOffice, LibreOffice, Thunderbird, Papyrus, ThinkFree Office has been improved
    • Font sizes are now correctly displayed in the Windows DPI setting <> 96.
    • Numerous detail improvements, such as that selected entries can now be sorted or the order of the lines can be changed
    • Context Menu -> Tools -> Marked Text ...: Many new functions have been added, e.g. change marked text, comment out or search in Google or Wikipedia, translate
    • Screenshot tool improved: Selection of elements below the mouse cursor now works better
    • Filter:
      If the filter is used in the list of URLs (<F9>) or email addresses (<F10>), the corresponding email addresses and/or URLs will be extracted from these entries and only these will be displayed
    • New rules:
      - Extra email addresses from text
      - Extract URLs from text
  • Corrected problems and errors:
    • Rule: Remove formatting in the Windows clipboard only worked after changing applications
    • Small errors have been corrected
    • Collection errors have been corrected
    • Sorting did not work
    • Clipboard Master stopped on some systems/laptops when they were placed in sleep mode
    • Hanging behavior corrected, Clipboard Master systems locks up the computer completely

Version 2.8.1

  • New features:
    • Flexikeys:
      - Undo (with optional deactivation) is now possible (via button or tray icon menu)
      - A preview of some flexikeys is possible e.g. for calculations
      - New flexikey: Expand HTML tag: e.g., when entering <li>, </li> will be added automatically
    • Some routines have been optimized, less use of the hard drive (for slower systems)
    • Changes for Windows 8
    • Smaller improvements
  • Corrected problems and errors:
    • Flexikeys: Error after mouse click corrected
    • Copying in Excel sometimes did not work
    • Correction when copying in pinned mode corrected
    • Pasting via mouse click on the list did not work sometimes
    • Small errors have been corrected

Version 2.8.0

  • New features:
    • New (independent) homepage for Clipboard Master
    • Global key combinations (hotkeys) can now be program-dependent, meaning that the hotkey only executes the defined action in a certain program or not in certain programs
    • Hotkeys:
      - "Convert/modify marked text":
      Only the marked text (in each application) can be changed,
      e.g. delete, replace characters, or place a character at the front of each line,
      Changing the text via script or external program is also possible
      - "Comment out marked source code":
      New, the marked text is commented out, e.g. with // in each line at the beginning The separator (e.g. // or /* */ or <--) can be changed/defined
    • Flexikeys expanded:
      - Complete path/file names with Tab or \
      - Replace text abbreviation with text from a table in a file This table can be maintained in an editor or Excel
      - Calculate expression, e.g. 4*7^2, press flexikey and 196 appears
    • AutoText:
      Now only the first letters of a word have to be typed, e.g. "tvm" and a list with sentences like "Thank you very much for..." appears
    • Paste usernames and passwords:
      Keys/text can now be sent (simulated)
    • Clipboard properties for AutoText expanded
    • Some problems have been solved and functions improved
  • Corrected problems and errors:
    • Position in cmd.ext and powershell is now correctly detected
    • Shorten URL now also works with URLs that contain an &
    • The ini file path was not in Unicode
    • Screenshots did not always work with user-defined paths
    • Settings -> Screenshots -> File Format List sometimes had only one element (PNG)
    • Clipboard Master hangs after certain actions, e.g. in Excel, locking up the system
    • Flickering of the lists while scrolling has been corrected

Version 2.7.5

  • New features:
    • The storage location of the settings and data can now be changed (Settings -> Storage Location)
    • Flexikeys expanded
  • Corrected problems and errors:
    • Password safe: Pasting with Tab was deactivated, as the password was pasted in the wrong field
    • Typed words were sometimes stored in clipboards, even when AutoText was deactivated

Version 2.7.1

  • New features:
    • Paste serial numbers e.g.: AAAA-BBBB-CCCC-DDDD or AAAAA-BBBBB-CCCCC will automatically be separated into multiple fields (if it is detected when pasting to the first field that the first field only accepts the first 4 or 5 characters)
    • Flexikeys expanded: Convert characters entered into the corresponding HTML code or UTF8 code with the push of a button
    • Settings:
      • Flexikeys revised: multiple flexikeys can now be defined and can be program-dependent
      • AutoText (see Version 3 beta): Dictionaries can now be loaded
  • Corrected problems and errors:
    • Last version: pasting the password with # did not work
    • Flexikeys: Error corrected
    • Error when dragging corrected
    • Smaller problems corrected

Version 2.7.0

  • New features:
    • Hotkeys:
      • Hotkeys can now be assigned with any order of keystrokes, including special keys.
      • Paste (Windows clipboard) can now be assigned to any key, e.g. Insert
        Alt + Insert or Win + Insert replaces the previous function of Insert to turn on or off the overwrite mode
  • Corrected problems and errors:
    • Paste password: Error in version 2.7.0 corrected

Version 2.7.0

  • New features:
    • Adjustment for powershell.exe
    • Context menu revised
    • Flexikeys: Conversion of numbers to corresponding ASCII characters is now also possible with code < 32
      This means that passwords with ASCII characters shorter than 32 can be entered on laptops/keyboards without NumLock (except for the Windows login)
    • Numerous small improvements
    • New options: "Only show files and folders in the open and save file dialogs" (under rules)
    • Rules expanded:
      • Rules can now be executed by pressing Ctrl + V and Shift + Insert
      • Rules can only be executed in specific control elements/controls, e.g. only in text/entry fields
  • Corrected problems and errors:
    • Paste: did not always function
    • AutoCorrect:  Correction of 2 upper case letters at the beginning improved
    • AutoText
      • Errors corrected and improved
      • Pasting is now fast
      • Problems in Outlook corrected
      • No additional problems are currently known
    • Add Rule: Deactivating Clipboard Master does not work in this application
    • Problem with focus corrected
    • Error with ! with German-Swiss keyboard layout corrected
    • Small errors have been corrected

Version 2.6.5

  • New features:
    • Fixed Clipboard improved: If the "fixed clipboard" is displayed and something is copied to the (Windows) clipboard, you can now paste the content of the Windows clipboard directly to the corresponding position of the "fixed clipboard" with the keys <0> ... <9>.
    • Screenshot tool improved
    • Key Combinations: System key combinations or other predefined shortcuts can now be used, e.g. <Ctrl> + <Esc>, or, with Windows 8, <Windows> + <V> can now be used again
    • Pasting marked entries to a clipboard has changed: The list is now shown so that the entry can be pasted to any position
    • AutoText:  Revised and improved Settings revised
    • 2 upper case letters at the beginning of a word corrected
      • Error corrected
      • This is now available in Settings -> Convert, Correct
    • Google Chrome: Add-on created so that the position can now also be correctly determined here
    • Firefox: Add-on revised
  • Corrected problems and errors:
    • Settings -> AutoCopy (V3 beta) -> Settings are sometimes not saved
    • Some details improved
    • Focus problem in Outlook after pressing <Esc> corrected
    • Error with ^ in various keyboard layouts (e.g. Turkish, Czech) corrected

Version 2.6.0

  • New features:
    • Flexikeys:
      • Paste ASCII characters (instead of Alt +Numlock, e.g. on notebooks that have no number pad):
        enter character code (does not matter where) e.g. 127 or 0xfa and press <Insert> (the key can be set in Settings -> Correction/Conversion)
      • Convert number from/to hexadecimal number or octal: Input number (does not matter where) and then press a hotkey (can be set in Settings -> Correction/Conversion) and the number will be converted
    • New functions for hotkeys:
      • Start command or program
      • The above-mentioned conversion of text and numbers
  • Corrected problems and errors:
    • Saving with formatting sometimes did not work
    • The position in Internet Explorer was not correct when scrolling

Version 2.5.5

  • New features:
    • Collections revised:
      • "Paste collection" button added
      • Collections are now pasted by clicking on a CopyTo button (if the Clipboard Master window with the collection is displayed)
      • Other improvements
    • Paste option when Windows key is released has been improved
  • Corrected problems and errors:
    • 2 upper case letters at the beginning is not automatically corrected properly in the last version
    • Position of the list if no icons should be displayed has been corrected
    • Edit rules: Replace text at beginning/end was not correctly stored

Version 2.5.4

  • New features:
    • Hotkey to open the clipboard: the filter can now be defined
    • F7 key: now changes the filter: Files and Folders -> File -> Folder
    • New options: set pasted entry at beginning of list
    • The priority of ClipboardMaster.exe can now be set
  • Corrected problems and errors:
    • Problems in Firefox corrected
    • Problems with screenshots on multi-screen systems corrected

Version 2.5.3

  • New features:
    • Firefox: Determination of the position of entry fields has been improved
    • Internet Explorer: Determination of the position of entry fields has been improved and accelerated
  • Corrected problems and errors:
    • Problems with Spanish Windows (XP) with accents (éèáà etc.) corrected
    • Error when downloading from Windows corrected

Version 2.5.2

  • New features:
    • Firefox: Position of entry fields (on websites) is now correctly determined and the list shown below
    • Internet Explorer: The zoom factor is now taken into consideration
    • Small improvements to the settings
    • If the position of the text cursor cannot be determined, the position of the mouse course will be used
    • Pasting upon releasing the Windows key:
      • Pasting upon releasing the Windows key now works for other key combinations than <Windows> + <V>
      • Scrolling down now works with the key with which Clipboard Master was opened, e.g. also Win+Y if this is configured
      • Win + <: Scroll up
      • Win + A: Select collection
      • Win + Q: Quit
      • Win + Alt: No automatic pasting when the Windows key is released
    • Lists can now be displayed sorted alphabetically (Ctrl+Shift+S, or in the clipboard properties)
  • Corrected problems and errors:
    • Win + key could sometimes not be defined as a hotkey in the settings and quick start assistants
    • Problems when pasting in Microsoft Office corrected
    • Problems when entering ASCII code with Alt + Numlock corrected

Version 2.5.1

  • New features:
    • <Windows+V> now functions like <down cursor>
      Option for pasting as soon as the Windows key is released
  • Corrected problems and errors:
    • Screenshot tool: Keyboard sometimes does not work
    • Problems with Lotus Notes corrected

Version 2.5

  • New features:
    • Screenshot tool: Press the <Print> key to easy create screenshots of the area below the mouse and directly paste them, e.g. to your image editing program
    • Unicode: the search field, tooltips, et cetera now all display Unicode, meaning that Asian characters are now displayed correctly
    • Print function added
    • Every entry can now be started directly with cmd.exe
    • Some optimizations
  • Corrected problems and errors:
    • Small errors have been corrected

Version 2.3.3

  • Corrected problems and errors:
    • Rule: Deactivation of Clipboard Master when changing applications does not work
    • Some small errors have been corrected

Version 2.3.2

  • New features:
    • Paste: paste with formatting by default
    • Settings expanded
  • Corrected problems and errors:
    • Settings: Left mouse button could not be changed in Clipboard Master
    • Alt key in Excel, Word 2010 did not display key combinations on some systems
    • Some small errors have been corrected

Version 2.3.1 build 1922

  • Corrected problems and errors:
    • Size was not saved
    • Crash corrected
    • <Esc> did not always function

Version 2.3.1

  • New features:
    • Fixed clipboard: adding of elements improved
  • Corrected problems and errors:
    • Problems with fixed clipboard corrected
    • Settings: when entering a key combination, the CPU sometimes severely increased

Version 2.3.0

  • New features:
    • Cursor height is now more precisely determined, so that the Clipboard Master list can also be positioned more precisely
    • Pasting per mouse click on the clipboard list: the focus is now always maintained, pasting via mouse now functions for temporary entry fields that disappear as soon as they are out of focus
    • The center mouse button and/or wheel button can now be assigned
    • Numerous detail improvements
  • Corrected problems and errors:
    • Sounds: the standard sound was always played instead of the sound selected
    • Password pasting via mouse did not function correctly
    • #input macro did not function correctly
    • The position of Clipboard Master was incorrect in some entry fields
    • Crash upon ending the program corrected
    • Crash corrected

Version 2.2.1

  • New features:
    • Internet Explorer: the position of entry fields is now determined and the Clipboard Master list is correspondingly positioned
    • Some routines have been optimized (for speed)
  • Corrected problems and errors:
    • Pasting via mouse click sometimes does not function when the tooltip with RTF text or with an image is displayed
    • Small errors have been corrected
    • Problems when other clipboard tools are running have been corrected (e.g.
    • Build 1648: Crash upon ending the program corrected

Version 2.2

  • New features:
    • Conversion of hexadecimal text now works when the text in between has blank spaces, commas or new lines
    • Tooltip improved
    • Keys reassigned:
      • Preview: F12 (instead of F8)
      • F5 - F9 now change the filter
      • Show/hide buttons: Alt + F2 (instead of F5)
    • Shift key now shows the marked entry in a tooltip window (as when the mouse cursor is left on an entry)
    • The Menu key is now supported
    • Rules: Clipboard Master can now be automatically deactivated in certain applications via a rule
    • Context menu expanded, e.g. rules
    • Convert all to upper case and/or lower case letters now works Also with RTF and HTML text
    • Keys "Page Backward" and "Page Forward", which allowing scrolling through the lists on laptops
    • Some improvements
  • Corrected problems and errors:
    • Images were still saved on some systems as bmp and not as png files
    • Problems with the mouse have been corrected
    • Collections: Were sometimes not correctly displayed upon automatic start
    • Key combinations sometimes stopped functioning after some time
    • Crash corrected
    • Display problems corrected
    • Small errors have been corrected
    • Problems with ending the program corrected
    • second Alt key + 1 ... 5 (numpad) did not work correctly
    • Settings -> Rules -> Edit Rules: filter was sometimes not correctly applied

Version 2.1

  • New features:
    • All clipboard formats are supported and can also (optionally) be saved
    • HTML code can now be saved
    • URLs in HTML code are automatically extracted and added to the Clipboard Master list
    • The following graphic formats are supported: bmp, dib, rle, jpg, jpeg, jpe, jfif, gif, emf, wmf, tif, tiff, png, ico
    • BMPs in the clipboard (e.g. screenshots) are now saved as PNG files (requires significantly less storage space for the same quality)
    • Many small improvements, e.g. tooltip now also displays images, the command line parameters have been expanded
    • Tooltip:
      • Images are now displayed
      • Now also displayed in part with formatted text, e.g. or symbols (Wingdings, Webdings)
  • Corrected problems and errors:
    • RTF (Rich Text Format): Was not correctly detected on all systems
    • Unicode text was not always correctly detected
    • Problems corrected when a program automatically frequently copies to the clipboard
    • Screenshots, et cetera were sometimes stored multiple times
    • Some small errors have been corrected

Version 2.0.1

  • New features:
    • Mouse operation improved:
      Pasting can now be conducted with the right, third or fourth mouse button
    • The instructions on the homepage as well as the links to the instructions have been updated
  • Corrected problems and errors:
    • Updater: the language file was not loaded
    • Small errors have been corrected

Version 2.0 (final)

  • New features:
    • Fixed clipboard (open with Win + X)
      • Remains in the foreground
      • Paste frequently used words, text, images with a single mouse click
    • Collections: As soon as a collection begins (automatic or manual) a list with the elements of the collection will be displayed. Paste a marked elements can then be conducted simply by pressing the "Insert" key.
    • You will find all additional improvements in version 2 below in the information for RC and Beta/Beta 2
  • Corrected problems and errors:
    • Small errors have been corrected

Version 2.0 RC

  • New features:
    • Fixed Clipboard:
      • Open with Win + A
      • Remains in the foreground
      • Paste frequently used words, text, images with a single mouse click
    • Some optimizations
  • Corrected problems and errors:
    • Crash corrected
    • Small errors have been corrected

Version 2.0 beta 2

  • New features:
    • Mouse support:
      • Open Clipboard Master with left + right mouse button together with clicking or with Ctrl + right click
      • Mouse wheel Now scrolls through the list
      • Clicking outside of Clipboard Master hides the Clipboard Master window
    • Entries can now be automatically deleted after a specified time (can be defined in the clipboard properties)
    • New rule:
      Text formatting can now be removed in the Windows clipboard
    • Settings expanded
    • Small optimizations
    • Tooltip will be displayed with the most important keys
  • Corrected problems and errors:
    • Ctrl + U does not work
    • Small errors have been corrected

Beta Version 2.0

  • New features:
    • With Ctrl + C, elements in the clipboard can now be (re)copied (in Clipboard Master)
    • Additional global key combinations have been added:
      • Store marked text as text template (Windows + C)
      • Display word/sentence completion list (Ctrl + Shift + Spacebar)
      • Show context menu
    • Optically revise list
      • The font can be changed (program-dependent)
      • Icons of the application that can be copied from are now displayed
    • Rules for Outlook have been added:
      If a file or image is pasted using Clipboard Master it will be pasted as an attachment (configurable)
    • Context menu expanded
    • Settings expanded
    • Alternative start menu added (can be displayed, e.g. with Win + S)
    • Dragging of clipboards per mouse has been improved
    • Importing and exporting of data and settings in now possible
    • The instructions have been expanded and updated
    • A large number of detail improvements
  • Corrected problems and errors:
    • Error in the properties dialog has been corrected
    • The playing of sounds did not work on some systems
    • Error with Unicode characters has been corrected

Version 1.2

  • New features:
    • Editing of entries:
      • A global key combination can now be defined for each text template
      • A window title can now be specified with which the corresponding entry is selected when displaying the list.
    • Subfolders can now be created
    • The properties dialog has been expanded
    • Some small improvements
    • Password folder added
    • List display has been optimized
    • The installation has been revised:
      • upon uninstalling, all settings and data can now be deleted.
      • jbUpdater.exe is now ended
  • Corrected problems and errors:
    • Pasting with formatting did not work

Version 1.1.1

  • Corrected problems and errors:
    • Pasting in cmd.exe did not work
    • Stopping did not deactivate the hotkeys

Version 1.1.1

  • New features:
    • Select the paste method using the tray icon or the context menu in Clipboard Master: globally or for the current application
    • Help has been updated
    • With Shift + Ctrl + 1, 2, 3 the 1st, 2nd or 3rd line can easily be pasted
  • Corrected problems and errors:
    • Sometimes only v was pasted instead of text


Version 1.1

  • New features:
    • Sounds added: a sound can now be played
      • As soon as Clipboard Master registers an entry from the clipboard
      • A collection is started
      • An entry is not pasted (e.g. because it already exists or is too large)
    • Paste methods:
      Can be determined globally as well as program-specific:
    • Ctrl + V, Shift + Insert or simulate keystrokes
    • Avoid duplicate entries expanded: If the entry is already in the last x entries, it can now be determined whether the entry should be pasted again or not or whether this entry should be move to position 1 in the list
    • Command line parameters added:
      • ClipboardMaster.exe pause allows Clipboard Master to be paused (like Alt + Win + F3)
      • ClipboardMaster.exe resume allows Clipboard Master to be resume (like Alt + Win + F3)

Version 1.0

  • New features:
    • The quick menu has been expanded: More entries as well as more options, e.g. collections
    • Collections have been revised
  • Corrected problems and errors:
    • Some errors have been corrected.

Version 0.9.8 beta

  • New features:
    • Editing of entries:
      • "Preview" dialog has become the editing dialog
      • Macros can now be easily pasted using a button
    • Properties dialog for clipboards added
    • TinyURL can now be used as a URL shortener
    • Settings revised
    • Context menu expanded
    • Quick menu expanded
    • Font sizes will now be set according to the selected themes
    • Import of the clipboard and template (text templates) from CLCL is now possible
  • Corrected problems and errors:
    • A file was missing on some systems preventing Clipboard Master from being displayed
    • Various problems e.g. with keyboard/key combinations corrected

Version 0.9.7 beta

  • New features:
    • Additional key combinations have been added
    • URL shortener: Ctrl + U now pastes a shortened URL (
    • Exceptions can now be defined that will not be added to Clipboard Master or removed from the Windows clipboard
    • Settings expanded
    • Homepage: screenshots, features and instructions updated
  • Corrected problems and errors:
    • Paste in the command line (console) does not always work

Version 0.9.6 beta build 293


  • New features:
    • Key combination is set as Win + V by default as there were problems with Alt + V in some programs
  • Corrected problems and errors:
    • Smaller problems corrected

Version 0.9.6 beta

  • New features:
    • Passive mode: Key combinations expanded
    • Display:
      • Unicode is now correctly displayed
      • "1"..."0" will only be displayed for the first 10 elements (corresponds to the keys for pasting the xth entry
    • Menus expanded: file, open graphic, save graphic
    • Default hotkeys reassigned
    • Collections improved
    • Some improvements
  • Corrected problems and errors:
    • Problem with focus corrected
    • Error with Unicode characters corrected
    • Crashing with Windows ME corrected

Version 0.9.5 beta


  • New features:
    • Passive mode: Entry fields disappear e.g. when another program is activated and also when Clipboard Master is displayed . There are now the unfocused mode, meaning that Clipboard Master is displayed, but the focus remains on the entry field. Some keys are still used to operate Clipboard Master so that selecting the desired entry and pasting is possible.
    • cmd.exe: Text is now correctly pasted here
    • Some improvements
  • Corrected problems and errors:
    • Changes for Windows 2000 and Windows ME
    • Ctrl + A to mark all entries does not always work
    • Setting of the cursor position works Moderate errors corrected
    • Pasting of images: Some times only the file name is pasted

Version 0.9.1 beta

  • New features:
    • Speed in conjunction with large amounts of text increased (amongst others, these are now outsourced in files)
    • The focus was not correctly set with Ctrl + V
    • Key combinations to paste the xth entry can now be defined
    • Smaller improvements
    • Unix new lines can now be automatically converted to Windows new lines
  • Fixed bugs:
    • Changing the order in the lists did not always function
    • Conversion (Html, UTF7/8, ... did not work properly)

Version 0.9.0 (first public beta version)

  • First public beta version