Developer website: The Kennett Network
Writer X is designed to be a simple text editor with extra features such as an Internet dictionary for looking up words, a calculator, and more. This is a carbonised version of the freeware Writer, and has features that make it special to Mac OS X:
- A decent window menu.
- The preferences and quit menu items are in the application menu, as to the OS X standard.
- Adds new help tags. Instead of the old tooltips, Writer X uses 100% genuine OS X help tags.
- Adds a new icon
- Updated Preferences panel that better suits OS X.ï Loads of other under the skin changes, that you cant see.
Version 3.0 adds the following:
- Automatic "Smart Quotes"
- HTML and RTF Import and Export
- Automatic Document Backups
- Spell Checker (Mac OS 10.2 and higher only)
- Text Tools for automatic text manipulation:
- Capitalise Words
- Strip Leading '>' Marks
- Strip Other...
- Smarten Quotes
- Stupefy Quotes
- Document Statistics
- Insertion Point location is now saved with documents
- New Icons!
Mac OS X 10.0 or later