pixl grid versions
***Both mac and PC versions, now available from App stores on each platform***
All future updates via Apple Mac store and Windows Store
New Mac version and future updates available thru mac Appstore
PC version updates to continue here
PC version now 64bit
New feature. Resizeable List and preview window
Known issue. Large canvas limit in PC version. waiting for Xojo update to fix. :(
Many bug fixes and improvements.
New feature. HALF TILE SUPPORT!. Enter 4.5 in the rows for 4xfull rows and 1xhalf row. Use preferences to define top row or bottom row. (nobody needs half columns??)
New feature. In grid offsets and canvas size, you can use basic maths functions to calculate. ie 30×2 or 50+60 etc…..
New feature. In grid offets you can also shift a grid by an entire grid offset by entering 1g in the offset box.
New feature. Full or partial cursors.
Bug fixes. Hopefully stops crashing when opening grids from finder, or pressing cancel button in dialog.
Bug fixes. Tracks changes to files in a better way and warns when a grid needs saving.
Bug fixes. After effects export wasn’t adding grids to layers.
Application is now donation ware, Please consider donating to our chosen charity if you find pixl Grid useful.
New Feature. Whole tile offset. Just enter #t in OffsetX or OffsetY. ie 2t for a two tile offset etc
New Feature. svg export of canvas. Useful for Millumin Output setup
New Feature. Resolume XML export for setting up input/output maps (A real bodge, so don’t expect too much!
New Feature. Will now ask you to save before quiting.
Changed Grid file format to XML. You can still open old files. All new files will save as .pg3 files
Moved some button to the menubar to make way for future options
Bug Fixes in live output
New version scheme, with build numbers
Added chequerboard to canvas
fixed PC install
Now supports awesome looking macOS Mojave ‘dark mode’!
Various UI improvements.
Added temporary custom logo option!
Paid upgrade for addition of permanent logo, contact for details
Small routine efficiencies
Added Red, green, blue, yellow, orange, cyan, purple, magenta flat colour backgrounds
Added copy grid or canvas to clipboard
Fixed update links
changed update links
new logo handling
Minor bug fixes
Added multiple select for copy function
Added check for update on startup
Added multiple select to Save grids and Delete Grids
Added dropShadow to grid list file save
Optional drop shadow, added to small text as well
Fixed lower left grid text size for smaller screens.
Added Mask and Cursor layers to AE export
AEexport with Grids, now saves grids,mask and cursor to same folder as Script
Added de-select for large grid lists
Added Veg (yuck) and Camouflauge colour palettes
Added option to export AE script with links to grids as layers
Added Transparent canvas option
Mask mode now hides cursor, name and switches BG on
Added option to id cols or rows with letters
Hopefully fixed a bug where old version preferences would cause crash
If not, delete preferences and re-launch application to create new prefs file
Toggle random colour / gray solid generation in AE script generator
Scaling CPU usage bug
-Optional Column letters
-Reduced/Full range check palette
-prevent crash on opening old version grid lists
Improved Fit and zoom functions
PC version autolauch from grid file
Added Fit H, Fit V and 1:1 Buttons to view scaling
Grids now open to canvas view and scale to width
Fixed bug prevented app from closing when closing window
Bug Fix. Mac double clicking file to open app would crash
Added After Effects script export
– Creates a script which will build an AE composition for each grid and pre-comp them all into a Canvas
Added mouse click to dismiss splash screen
Added preferences for AE rate and duration
Fixed Save all grids
– Would sometimes export multiple copies of first grid only
Added Mask feature to canvas output
Added Canvas Name with preset positions
Internal tidyup and bug fixes
Resized main window to 16:9 ratio
Changed colour of Diagonal
Added enter key and shift enter key for vertical editing in list
Bug Fix: Tab key entry on PC crash
Logo size fix
Added escape key to exit fullscreen
Grayscale V and H
Fixed logo size/pos
Added delete and backspace key
Fixed Canvas TL text size and position for various resolutions
Added Full RGB background
Added White Grid option
Better text scaling and positioning
Fruit co. inspired colour scheme
URL fixes for update
sponsor splash screen and link
Drag grid list to re-order
minor performance tweak
More Colours inc. Grayscale
New Multi Grid Version
Add many different sized grids to a canvas
Save list of grids
Several new background colour options
Moving cursor on individual grids or whole canvas
Large Grid name and colour option
Grid or Canvas viewer
Added Canvas raster
Added top left co-ordinates for each grid within a canvas
Added repeating save on grid save if nothing selected
Fixed TAB key in grid list
Fixed corner circle scaling for small grids
Added close button on Main Window
Toggle cursor colour
More Bgnd palettes
cursor size/shape fixed
improved low resolution text/position
improved logo size and position
fixed max window size bug
8 more Background options
Horizontal Mouse scroll
Check for updates mechanism
Squashed a bug in the window zooming that’s had me going for days!
Renders large grids much faster
New Live output canvas with resizable moving cursor
32767 x 32767 pixels maximum
New background options including white
Text scaling improved
Added blue diagonal cross
More background options