19 December 2016
Latin, Cyrillic, and Greek Fonts

Release v5.000 Font Subsets

This release includes Regional Font Subsets for Charis SIL, Doulos SIL, Gentium Plus and Andika (v5.000). These fonts contain both OpenType and Graphite smart font rendering. This is the first release… read more

15 December 2016
FieldWorks

Help with adding Semantic Domains

Recently we have worked on making it easier to add semantic domains to an existing lexicon. The next release of FLEx will have various tools that should help: There is now a Find in the semantic domai… read more

9 December 2016
Pathway

Check out the new Pathway product web site

The new Pathway product web site is available at software.sil.org/pathway. This site has a new look and feel as well as an easier way to find and download the latest version of the software, optional … read more

6 December 2016
Phonology Assistant

Updated Phonology Assistant web site

Check out the new Phonology assistant web site. This brings Phonology Assistant in line with the SIL Product sites and will promote easier installation and use. Let me know if you have any suggestions… read more

6 December 2016
Phonology Assistant

Release of Phonology Assistant 3.6.2

3.6.2 updates the dependencies and installer so that it uses the latest version of .net, NuGet and the SIL Palaso library. As such, it doesn’t change program functionality. Here is a list of the… read more

6 December 2016
Asheninka: a Syllable Parser

Version 0.3.0 Alpha Released

Asheninka (a Syllable Parser) is a tool to explore using several different algorithms for parsing orthographic words into syllables. It can also insert discretionary hyphens in words. See http://softw… read more

30 November 2016
Pathway

Sprint 1.15.4 changes

CSS Parser TD-4688 Akoose bullets are duplicated TD-4683 Remove Css Rules with errors using CssSimpler TD-4653 Move inline styles to CSS Common Code TD-4156 Reversal entry doesnot appear in linux pdf … read more

30 November 2016
Padauk

Release 3.002

Version 3.002 has added optimization in the build process which reduces some of the table sizes (mainly GPOS and GSUB) which also reduces the file sizes. This is important for web servers since speed … read more

30 November 2016
Reading App Builder

Reading App Builder 3.0 Released

Reading App Builder 3.0 has been released. This new version includes: Share app Added optional ‘Share App’ item in the app menu. Gives the app user the choice of: Sharing a link to the app… read more

29 November 2016
Scripture App Builder

Scripture App Builder 3.0 Released

Scripture App Builder 3.0 has been released. This new version includes: Multiple book collections Add two or more translations to the app. Display in Single Pane, Two Pane or Verse-By-Verse layout. Us… read more

4 November 2016
Charis SIL

Known Issues in v5.000

U+0327 COMBINING CEDILLA and U+0328 COMBINING OGONEK do not consistently position properly under some characters (such an U+014A LATIN CAPITAL LETTER ENG) in Graphite, but they do in OpenType. This sh… read more

4 November 2016
Doulos SIL

Known Issues in v5.000

U+0327 COMBINING CEDILLA and U+0328 COMBINING OGONEK do not consistently position properly under some characters (such an U+014A LATIN CAPITAL LETTER ENG) in Graphite, but they do in OpenType. This sh… read more

4 November 2016
Gentium

Known Issues in v5.000

U+0327 COMBINING CEDILLA and U+0328 COMBINING OGONEK do not consistently position properly under some characters (such an U+014A LATIN CAPITAL LETTER ENG) in Graphite, but they do in OpenType. This sh… read more

4 November 2016
Andika

Known Issues in v5.000

U+0327 COMBINING CEDILLA and U+0328 COMBINING OGONEK do not consistently position properly under some characters (such an U+014A LATIN CAPITAL LETTER ENG) in Graphite, but they do in OpenType. This sh… read more

19 September 2016
Padauk

Release 3.001

Version 3.001 fixes a bug that changes lower ASCII characters from being marks to spacing characters. In many apps, this bug caused these characters to be stripped of their spacing and resulted in a j… read more

24 August 2016
Reading App Builder

Reading App Builder 2.0 Released

Reading App Builder 2.0 has been released. This new version includes: A new all-in-one aeneas installer for Windows: replacing the complex manual install of each component, and including significant s… read more

24 August 2016
Scripture App Builder

Scripture App Builder 2.0 Released

Scripture App Builder 2.0 has been released. This new version includes: A new all-in-one aeneas installer for Windows: replacing the complex manual install of each component, and including significant… read more

27 June 2016
XLingPaper

SIL’s Global Publishing Services now accepting XLingPaper

For those of you who might want to submit a manuscript to the Global Publishing Services department of SIL International, we are pleased to announce that they are now accepting manuscripts in both XLi… read more

24 June 2016
Pathway

Sprint 1.15.3 changes

CSS Parser TD-4643 handle CssSimpler when multiple classes on an element TD-4653 Move inline styles to CSS TD-4672 Handle CSS sibling rules for writing system abbreviations TD-4681 Handle audio elemen… read more

7 June 2016
Padauk

Release 3.0

This release has support for the complete Myanmar blocks of The Unicode Standard version 9.0. The following are the additions and changes: Add mym2 OpenType support Support minority languages in OpenT… read more

6 June 2016
XLingPaper

Version 2.29.0 Released

XLingPaper version 2.29.0 is now available for Windows, Mac, and Linux. This new version of XLingPaper has a number of improvements and bug fixes. The main highlights are: Allow publisher style sheet … read more

31 May 2016
Reading App Builder

Reading App Builder 1.0 Released

Reading App Builder 1.0 has been released. The first public release of Reading App Builder is now available to download. Thank you to everyone in language teams around the world who have sent feedback… read more

23 May 2016
Scripture App Builder

Scripture App Builder 1.11 Released

Scripture App Builder 1.11 has been released. This new version includes: performance improvements for drawing borders around the text; an ‘Export Subtitles’ wizard, allowing you to use the… read more

18 April 2016
SILKin

Spelling Restrictions Removed in Version 2.1

In response to User feedback, nearly all restrictions have been removed from the characters allowed in kin terms and in names. All characters in all UTF character sets are now legal, including hyphens… read more

18 April 2016
SILKin

Features Added for Version 2.0

As requested by field workers, SILKin now can handle adoption, clans, and other non-genealogical relationships. To make this as versatile as possible, we have added User Defined Properties (UDPs) that… read more

18 April 2016
SILKin

New Features for Version 1.2

Users may now create as many charts as they want for a single Context. There is still only one database of people and families, but the population can be spread over any number of charts. This keeps c… read more

18 April 2016
SILKin

New Features for Version 1.1

A snap-to-grid option has been added to chart drawing. It is activated by default. When the User creates a new person or family on a Family Tree chart, their symbol “snaps” to the nearest … read more

13 April 2016
Harmattan

Release 1.001

We are pleased to announce the release of the Harmattan font version 1.001. It is available for download here: Download Harmattan Changes in this version: Changed internal font names Changed space of … read more

24 March 2016
Glyssen

Glyssen Beta Version 0.10 Released!

We’re proud to announce Glyssen Beta version 0.10. Our prayer is that Glyssen will serve language communities by providing audio Scriptures more quickly and accurately. Features available in Bet… read more

18 March 2016
Pathway

Sprint 1.14.1 changes

Common Code TD-4011:Text overlaps with Picture TD-4460 Two page numbers appeared it on same page TD-4461 Creator label missing in Linux dialog TD-4553 Page number in footer same placement on all pages… read more

7 March 2016
Dictionary App Builder

Dictionary App Builder 1.0 Released

Dictionary App Builder 1.0 was released today. The first public release of Dictionary App Builder is now available to download. Thank you to everyone in language teams around the world who have sent f… read more

22 February 2016
Pathway

Sprint 1.14.0 changes

Common Code TD-4011:Text overlaps with Picture TD-4460 Two page numbers appeared it on same page TD-4461 Creator label missing in Linux dialog Epub TD-4267 Epub output when number in the dictionary TD… read more

12 February 2016
PAWS

Now in French

The PAWS user interface is now in French.  In addition the draft of a practical grammar can be output in French (as well as English and Spanish).… read more

4 February 2016
LingTree

New version of LingTree: version 0.7.4

This version fixes a bug: The check box for the “Show ‘flat’ view of lexical and gloss items” parameter option is not retained in the configuration file so that the option is n… read more