20 May 2024

Pathway 1.18.5 (hotfix)

Pathway 1.18.5 is a hotfix that works with .net 4.6.2 and later. It has been tested to work with 32-bit and 64-bit versions of FieldWorks 8.x and 9.x… read more

18 May 2024

Scripture App Builder 11.4 Released

Scripture App Builder 11.4 has been released. Please refer to the Release Notes for more details.… read more

18 May 2024

Reading App Builder 11.4 Released

Reading App Builder 11.4 has been released. Please refer to the Release Notes for more details.… read more

17 May 2024

Pathway 1.18.4 (hotfix)

Pathway 1.18.4 is a hotfix that works with .net 4.8.1 which Windows 11 computers get as an automatic update. It does this by claiming to support dot net 4.6.2 which has the features Pathway needs to w… read more

17 May 2024

Pathway 1.18.3 (hotfix)

Pathway 1.18.3 is a version of Pathway that works with .net 4.8.1 which Windows 11 computers get as an automatic update. Earlier versions of Pathway weren’t working with .net 4.8.1.… read more

9 May 2024

Version 3.15.0 Released

XLingPaper version 3.15.0 (for the XMLmind XML Editor version 7.2+ or 8.2+) is now available for Windows, Mac, and Linux. Note: for Mac users upgrading to this version from versions before 3.7.5, plea… read more

9 May 2024

Version 1.6.1 of PAWS is now available

This version fixes a bug on version 1.6.0: if one went to the Help menu item / Resources page, one could not get back to any other page.  … read more

9 May 2024

Audio Project Manager 3.1.1 (hotfix)

Release Announcement – May 9, 2024 Audio Project Manager 3.1.1 hotfix release is a fix to help a few users who reported the program was crashing while loading their data. The crash seemed to be … read more

7 May 2024

Version 1.6.0 of PAWS is now available

Version 1.6.0 of PAWS is now available for download at https://software.sil.org/paws/download/.  It runs on Windows, Linux, and Mac OS X. The Parser and Writer for Syntax (PAWS) has two purposes. The… read more

6 May 2024

Update to version 3.31

It has been quite a while since PrimerPrep was updated… The major change in this version, you probably won’t even notice. The underlying user interface has been updated to more modern stan… read more

1 May 2024

Audio Project Manager 3.1.0 (hotfix)

Release Announcement – May 2024 The big feature for Audio Project Manager 3.1.0 hotfix release is that on the desktop when back translations were transcribed and exported, there were errors tryi… read more

30 April 2024

Keyboard App Builder 11.3 Released

Keyboard App Builder 11.3 has been released. Please refer to the Release Notes for more details.… read more

30 April 2024

Dictionary App Builder 11.3 Released

Dictionary App Builder 11.3 has been released. Please refer to the Release Notes for more details.… read more

30 April 2024

Reading App Builder 11.3 Released

Reading App Builder 11.3 has been released. Please refer to the Release Notes for more details.… read more

30 April 2024

Scripture App Builder 11.3 Released

Scripture App Builder 11.3 has been released. Please refer to the Release Notes for more details.… read more

25 April 2024

Audio Project Manager 3.0.0

Release Announcement – April 2024 The big feature for Audio Project Manager 3.0.0 release is Incremental publishing. With this feature, Audio Project Manager is connected to a web site and cell … read more

24 April 2024

FLExTrans version 3.10.1 released

Source features in the bilingual lexicon, FlexTools 2.3.1 Inflection feature and class abbreviations are now included on the source side of the Bilingual Lexicon. This means you no longer have to dele… read more

28 March 2024

Keyboard App Builder 11.2 Released

Keyboard App Builder 11.2 has been released. Please refer to the Release Notes for more details.… read more

28 March 2024

Dictionary App Builder 11.2 Released

Dictionary App Builder 11.2 has been released. Please refer to the Release Notes for more details.… read more

28 March 2024

Reading App Builder 11.2 Released

Reading App Builder 11.2 has been released. Please refer to the Release Notes for more details.… read more

28 March 2024

Scripture App Builder 11.2 Released

Scripture App Builder 11.2 has been released. Please refer to the Release Notes for more details.… read more

25 March 2024

FieldWorks 9.1.25

Release Date: March 25, 2024 Changes in version 9.1.25 LT-21212 Add code to prevent duplication of custom fields and help track down what is causing them. LT-20890 Fonts specified in Dictionary-SenseN… read more

22 February 2024

New Version of LingTree: version 1.4.0

Version 1.4.0 of LingTree is now available. It adds use of automatic keyboard switching between types of items while keying the tree description. This is currently only available on the Windows versio… read more

21 February 2024

FLExTrans mentioned in SIL Blog Post

Linking data between similar languages accelerates translation efforts in the Philippines. When members of the Ayta Mag-Antsi community heard the book of Ruth read aloud in their language for the firs… read more

7 February 2024

New Version of LingTree: version 1.3.0

Version 1.3.0 of LingTree is now available. It allows you to include abbreviations within a tree node. You can set the font for abbreviations to use a small caps font. When you open a tree description… read more

3 February 2024

FLExTrans version 3.10 released

FlexTools 2.3, Interface improvements FLExTrans now uses FlexTools 2.3 and Python 3.11 which is now part of the FLExTrans install. (Python 3.11 or higher will work with FLExTrans) The Live Rule Tester… read more

9 January 2024

Specifying passages to record by verse instead of by sentence

With the release of HearThis 3.4.0, it is now possible to specify that certain passages are to be broken out by verse rather than by sentence-ending punctuation. HearThis has for years allowed for mod… read more

7 December 2023

Keyboard App Builder 11.1 Released

Keyboard App Builder 11.1 has been released. Please refer to the Release Notes for more details.… read more

7 December 2023

Reading App Builder 11.1 Released

Reading App Builder 11.1 has been released. Please refer to the Release Notes for more details.… read more

7 December 2023

Dictionary App Builder 11.1 Released

Dictionary App Builder 11.1 has been released. Please refer to the Release Notes for more details.… read more

7 December 2023

Scripture App Builder 11.1 Released

Scripture App Builder 11.1 has been released. Please refer to the Release Notes for more details.… read more

17 November 2023

Audio Project Manager (2.16.9) – hot fix

The Audio Project Manager 2.16.9 is a hot fix for Audio Project Manager 2.16.8. It improves syncing of the project data between the browser (or desktop) and the cloud data storage. When we released 2.… read more

16 November 2023

Audio Project Manager 2.16.8

Release Announcement – November 2023 The latest release (2.16.8) focused on addressing user-reported issues and adding new features. The biggest user pain point was that content created on the d… read more

8 November 2023

Annapurna SIL Release 2.000

Release 2.000 – Additional characters and new features Note that this is a major upgrade that may cause document reflow as some glyphs widths have changed and linespacing has been adjusted. Firs… read more

23 October 2023

Awami Nastaliq Release 3.200

We are happy to announce the release of Awami Nastaliq version 3.200. This is a maintenance release of Awami Nastaliq. This release supports only a few new characters. However, it enables support for … read more

28 August 2023

Release 4.200

Changes This release includes the addition of two characters. No other changes were made to the font. New Added: FDFA ARABIC LIGATURE SALLALLAHOU ALAYHE WASALLAM FDFB ARABIC LIGATURE JALLAJALALOUHOU K… read more

23 August 2023

Audio Project Manager 2.16.6

Release Announcement – August 2023 Audio Project Manager (APM) is the next generation Bible translation tool for those implementing an oral strategy in their Bible translation project. APM serve… read more

17 August 2023

FLExTrans Version 3.9.1 Released

Compatible with Fieldworks 9.1.22 and higher In version 9.1.22 of Fieldworks, there were compatibility issues between Fieldworks and FlexTools. This 3.9.1 version of FLExTrans includes the newest libr… read more

11 August 2023

FieldWorks 9.1.24

Release Date: August 11. 2023 Changes in version 9.1.24 LT-17493 Hook up Help topic for Exemplar field. LT-20859 Update FLEx Bridge automatically. LT-21573 Fix crash when trying to look at entries tha… read more

11 August 2023

Release 4.100

Changes This release includes the following changes for this version: New Added: FD42 ARABIC LIGATURE RADI ALLAAHU ANHAA FD47 ARABIC LIGATURE ALAYHI AS-SALAAM FDCF ARABIC LIGATURE SALAAMUHU ALAYNAA FD… read more

2 August 2023

Release 1.000

Kanchenjunga is a font family for the Kirat Rai script of South Asia. It is named after the third highest mountain in the world. Please note that this font is using codepoints that are not officially … read more

2 August 2023

FLExTrans Version 3.9 Released

Clickable Links, Sense Links, Generate Module FLExTrans now creates clickable hyperlinks from the source project sense to the target project sense. The hyperlinks are named according to the target ent… read more

27 July 2023

Keyboard App Builder 11.0 Released

Keyboard App Builder 11.0 has been released. Please refer to the Release Notes for more details.… read more

27 July 2023

Dictionary App Builder 11.0 Released

Dictionary App Builder 11.0 has been released. Please refer to the Release Notes for more details.… read more

27 July 2023

Reading App Builder 11.0 Released

Reading App Builder 11.0 has been released. Please refer to the Release Notes for more details.… read more

27 July 2023

Scripture App Builder 11.0 Released

Scripture App Builder 11.0 has been released. Please refer to the Release Notes for more details.… read more

26 July 2023

FieldWorks 9.1.22

Release Date: July 26. 2023 Changes in version 9.1.22 LT-20038 Fix yellow box crash with metathesis rule in HermitCrab parser. LT-20665 Don’t add new publications to entries in the Publish in En… read more

14 July 2023

Kay Pho Du Release 3.000 – More Weights

This release adds Bold, SemiBold, and Medium weights to this font family for the Kayah Li script. Since this is a major release be aware that line and paragraph lengths may change slightly. Specific c… read more

29 June 2023

Scripture App Builder 10.4 Released

Scripture App Builder 10.4 has been released. Please refer to the Release Notes for more details.… read more

29 June 2023

Reading App Builder 10.4 Released

Reading App Builder 10.4 has been released. Please refer to the Release Notes for more details.… read more

29 June 2023

Dictionary App Builder 10.4 Released

Dictionary App Builder 10.4 has been released. Please refer to the Release Notes for more details.… read more

29 June 2023

Keyboard App Builder 10.4 Released

Keyboard App Builder 10.4 has been released. Please refer to the Release Notes for more details.… read more

23 June 2023

Release 2.201

This is a minor release. Changes for this version include the following: Fixed bug in TypeTuner support for cv46 tswa alternate Known issues There are no known issues. Download the release packages fr… read more

31 May 2023

FLExTrans Version 3.8 Released

HermitCrab Synthesis, Settings via Menu, Export Unlinked Senses, FlexTools Interface Improvements Support for HermitCrab synthesis – For target projects that use HermitCrab for their parsing system,… read more

25 May 2023

FieldWorks 9.1.21

Release Date: May 25. 2023 Changes in version 9.1.21 LT-14240, LT-16220 FieldWorks no longer crashes clicking OK if you pick no inflection features in Cat. Edit. LT-18415, LT-20851 The grammatical inf… read more

18 May 2023

Version 3.13.0 Released

XLingPaper version 3.13.0 (for the XMLmind XML Editor version 7.2+ or 8.2+) is now available for Windows, Mac, and Linux. Note: for Mac users upgrading to this version from versions before 3.7.5, plea… read more

11 May 2023

Audio Project Manager 2.16.4 (hotfix)

The Audio Project Manager 2.16.4 release fixes an issue that was reported where shared resources could not be created. Otherwise it is identical to the 2.16.3 Release.… read more

10 May 2023

Audio Project Manager 2.16.3

Release Announcement – May 2023 Audio Project Manager (APM) is the next generation Bible translation tool for those implementing an oral strategy in their Bible translation project. APM serves a… read more

10 May 2023

Audio Project Manager 2.16.3 detailed changes

Here is a detailed list of the changes for this release: TT-2281 handle error correctly (#1092) TT-3287 process itf/itfs files in chunks (#1177) TT-3315 Only current old vern select plays (#1131) TT-3… read more

21 April 2023

Producing PDF takes a long time on small document

I recently got a new laptop with Windows 11. Producing the PDF (via XeLaTeX) always took a long time, even on a small document. Remember that we note that XeLaTeX takes longer to run the first time yo… read more

14 April 2023

Release 4.000

Changes This release includes the following changes for this version: New Added Kyrgyz language support Added Arabic-style (rounded) versions of chevron quotes New features: cv49 – Heh Doachashm… read more

14 April 2023

Release 4.000

Changes This release includes the following changes for this version: New Added Wolof language support New features: cv49 – Heh Doachashmee cv74 – Inverted Damma Added: U+061D ARABIC END O… read more

14 April 2023

Release 4.000

Changes This release includes the following changes for this version: New Added Medium and SemiBold weights Added Arabic-style (rounded) versions of chevron quotes Added Bold calligraphic honorifics (… read more

12 April 2023

FieldWorks 9.1.20

Release Date: April 12, 2023 Bugs fixed in version 9.1.20 LT-21414 Change the service that we use to gather anonymous usage information for those users who have opted in. For more specifics about vers… read more

30 March 2023

Keyboard App Builder 10.3 Released

Keyboard App Builder 10.3 has been released. Please refer to the Release Notes for more details.… read more

30 March 2023

Dictionary App Builder 10.3 Released

Dictionary App Builder 10.3 has been released. Please refer to the Release Notes for more details.… read more

30 March 2023

Reading App Builder 10.3 Released

Reading App Builder 10.3 has been released. Please refer to the Release Notes for more details.… read more

30 March 2023

Scripture App Builder 10.3 Released

Scripture App Builder 10.3 has been released. Please refer to the Release Notes for more details.… read more

25 March 2023

Version 1.3.1 of PAWS available for Windows, Mac, and Linux

Version 1.3.1 of PAWS is now available for download. This has fixes to the output files where automatically generated glosses are now marked as glosses instead of being plain text.… read more

23 March 2023

FieldWorks 9.1.19

Release Date: March 23, 2023 Bugs fixed in version 9.1.19 LT-20157 Allow spaces in the Language Depot password. Requires FLExBridge 4.0.0 (not included in the FieldWorks patch). LT-21214 Hermit Crab u… read more

22 March 2023

SayMore 3.5 supports additional media formats

SayMore 3.5 was just released! This new version adds support for .m4a files and several other previously unsupported media formats.… read more

20 March 2023

Audio Project Manager 2.16.2 hotfix

The Audio Project Manager development team is pleased to announce the 2.16.2 hot fix release. This release fixes an issue with phrase back translations being reset when the screen was refreshed. The f… read more

22 February 2023

Release 3.000

Changes New Added OpenType language support for Hausa Added characters: U+0870 ARABIC LETTER ALEF WITH ATTACHED FATHA U+0872 ARABIC LETTER ALEF WITH RIGHT MIDDLE STROKE U+0874 ARABIC LETTER ALEF WITH … read more

22 February 2023

Release 3.000

We are pleased to release version 3.000 of the Ruwudu font family. The font package is available for download from the Download page. Four weights for this typeface family are included: Ruwudu Regular… read more

22 February 2023

Lisu Bosa v2.000 – First full release

This is the first full release of the complete Lisu Bosa and Lisu Bosa Lolo font families. These fonts support the complete range of Unicode characters for the Lisu (Fraser) script. They include: Eigh… read more

8 February 2023

Version 1.3.0 of PAWS available for Windows, Mac, and Linux

Version 1.3.0 of PAWS is now available for download. The French user interface and writer output have been improved. For all three user interface languages, it allows you to enter the vernacular line … read more

6 February 2023

Andika Release 6.200

Release 6.200 – New features and additional character support This release is focused on adding features and 300+ glyphs, including support for over 180 additional characters mostly from Unicode… read more

6 February 2023

Gentium Plus Release 6.200

Release 6.200 – New features and additional character support This release is focused on adding features and 240+ glyphs, including support for over 180 additional characters mostly from Unicode… read more

6 February 2023

Doulos SIL Release 6.200

Release 6.200 – New features and additional character support This release is focused on adding features and 240+ glyphs, including support for over 180 additional characters mostly from Unicode… read more

6 February 2023

Charis SIL Release 6.200

Release 6.200 – New features and additional character support This release is focused on adding features and 240+ glyphs, including support for over 180 additional characters mostly from Unicode… read more

6 February 2023

Charis Doulos Gentium Andika v6.200

Version 6.200 of the Charis SIL, Doulos SIL, Gentium Plus, and Andika font families is now available. Highlights: 240+ new glyphs supporting over 180 additional characters mostly from Unicode 14 and 1… read more

30 January 2023

Release 3.100

This is a maintenance release of Awami Nastaliq. Changes Improved Fixed a kerning bug that manifested as disappearing glyphs Fixed some minor kerning/collision/spacing bugs Both desktop and web fonts … read more

30 January 2023

HearThis Android 1.0.1 released

A new version of HearThis Android is now available. This version is compatible with more modern versions of Android and addresses a couple usability defects that made the beta version difficult to use… read more

24 January 2023

Pathway 1.18.1 Release Updated

The Pathway 1.18.1 release brings Pathway up to date with the latest code libraries. We realized the first posting was not signed but it is signed now. Instead of the bootstrap program which was alway… read more