xlCompare Changelog

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Complete list of modifications and updates in the xlCompare:

xlCompare (5.2.4)

Released on 12/15/2016
  • Fixed crash on opening book with chart with multilevel categories.
  • Fixed problems with updating tables after changing filtered values.
  • Fixed few minor issues.

xlCompare (5.2.3)

Released on 12/02/2016

xlCompare (5.2.1)

Released on 10/25/2016
  • Fixed drawing bug with connector shapes.

xlCompare (5.2.0)

Released on 10/06/2016

xlCompare (5.1.10)

Released on 07/22/2016
  • Save report as Table.
  • Extended Command Line mode - you can pass worksheet names to xlCompare.

xlCompare (5.1.9)

Released on 07/06/2016
  • Bulk Merge command is applied to all differences, not only to selected branch. You can still apply it to selection only, if you use this command for Right Click Menu in the Difference Explorer.
  • Fixed problem with saving merged cells in the XLS format.

xlCompare (5.1.8)

Released on 06/23/2016
  • Extract Unique Records command leaves changed cells on the sheet.
  • Display Hidden Sheets option. Allows to view\hide hidden worksheets.
  • Display Column Numbers option. You can switch between Numbers and Names in the columns heading.
  • Display Names. You can see all defined names in your book.
  • Few minor fixes in the Calculation Engine.
  • Fixed bug in the reference parser.

xlCompare (5.1.7)

Released on 06/18/2016

xlCompare (5.1.6)

Released on 06/05/2016
  • Fixed problem with comparing database records
  • Fixed issue with Number Formatting

xlCompare (5.1.4)

Released on 05/30/2016
  • New feature - Trace Calculation Results
  • Redesigned Filter Cells feature in the Difference Explorer.
  • EOMONTH, CEILING.MATH, FLOOR.MATH worksheet functions are supported
  • Fixed problem with comparing merged cells
  • Few minor fixes.

xlCompare (5.1.3)

Released on 05/24/2016
  • New option - Filter compared cells
  • Compare cells by formatting options
  • Fixed issue with comparing workbooks with external links.
  • Fixed command line bug - command line mode has been cancelled by Trial Screen.

xlCompare (5.1.1)

Released on 05/17/2016
  • Trial warning screen. It describes limitations of the Trial Version when you are using it.

xlCompare (5.1)

Released on 05/10/2016 Major update
  • xlCompare displays Visual Basic Forms in their native representation. You can edit and merge VB Forms easily with full control on the process.
  • Open workbook by dragging file into xlCompare window
  • We've fixed number of issues with opens files in the XLS file format

xlCompare (5.0.6)

Released on 03/23/2016
  • New Interface: Now xlCompare uses Ribbon like Office applications
  • Difference Explorer: Ribbon interface
  • Difference Explorer displays differences between worksheets and VB Modules on separate tabs
  • Display Sheets, VB Modules, VB Classes and VF Forms on the separate views

xlCompare (5.0.5)

Released on 02/09/2016
  • Reworked Formlula Bar: we've added colored arguments, fast and easy argument selection ...
  • Fixed crash when opening XLS files with external links.
  • xlCompare saves layout of it's windows.

xlCompare (5.0.1)

Released on 01/14/2016 (Major update)
  • Optimized for speed and memory usage Calculation Engine.
  • Minor bug fixes.

xlCompare (4.2.0)

Released on 10/12/2015 (Major update)
  • Significantly decreased memory usage.
  • Much faster file processing.
  • Minor bug fixes.

xlCompare (4.1.14)

Released on 08/26/2015
  • Fixed crash when opening XLS files.
  • Fixed crash in the worksheet IF function.

xlCompare (4.1.12)

Released on 08/24/2015
  • Now in case of crash xlCompare creates Crash Report file, you can send to us for investigation.

xlCompare (4.1.11)

Released on 08/20/2015
  • xlCompare supports MultiPage control on the User Forms.

xlCompare (4.1.10)

Released on 08/11/2015
  • All new spreadsheet features and fixes available in the xlCompiler were added to xlCompare.

xlCompare (4.1.9)

Released on 04/22/2015
  • Fixed problems with loading large XLS\XLSM workbooks.
  • Fixed crash occured on the first start.

xlCompare (4.1.6)

Released on 02/24/2015
  • xlCompare supports mvba file format (Bentley MicroStation).
  • Much faster loading for XLSM\XLSX files
  • Fixed crash when loading files with Group Shapes

xlCompare 2014 (4.1.5)

Released on 01/27/2015
  • Fixed floating problem with entering Activation Codes into xlCompare. (Some codes were rejected.)

xlCompare 2014 (4.1.4)

Released on 01/20/2015
  • Fixed problem with loading workbooks in the XLS format

xlCompare 2014 (4.1.3)

Released on 01/07/2015
  • Fixed problem with saving comparison report in the HTML format

xlCompare 2014 (4.1.2)

Released on 01/05/2015
  • Improved Extended View mode in the comparison report
  • New Comparison Report items in the Difference Explorer
  • Fixed a minor issue with software activation

xlCompare 2014 (4.1.1)

Released on 12/23/2014
  • New time saving commands: Merge Worksheets, Duplicate remover
  • Clear Background command

xlCompare 2014 (4.1.0)

Released on 12/19/2014

xlCompare 2014 (4.0.17)

Released on 12/16/2014
  • Fixed issue with Grouping feature. Now it is applied to all worksheets in the list.

xlCompare 2014 (4.0.16)

Released on 12/14/2014
  • Reworked Filter feature. You can see only changed or new rows in the database lists. This is useful when you are working with database tables imported into Excel worksheets.

xlCompare 2014 (4.0.15)

Released on 12/11/2014
  • Now xlCompare has Check for updates feature. You will be notified about the update as soon as it is published on our website.

xlCompare 2014 (4.0.14)

Released on 12/10/2014
  • Merge commands for "database" lists: union, intersection, difference.
  • Fixed number of minor issues.
Using these commands you can easily do such tasks as join 2 lists in Excel, or similar.
Help topic Database Comparison describes these features in details.

xlCompare 2014 (4.0.11)

Released on 12/05/2014
  • Export comparison report into HTML format.
Help topic Save comparison report in the external file explains how this feature works.

xlCompare 2014 (4.0.10)

Released on 12/03/2014
  • In this update we've added ability to mark all different cells with color.
You can find more information on this feature in the article Mark differences with color.

xlCompare 2014 (4.0.9)

Released on 11/28/2014

xlCompare 2014 (4.0.8)

Released on 10/13/2014
  • Minor update. We've moved some useful commands from Difference Browser toolbar to the main xlCompare window.

xlCompare 2014 (4.0.7)

Released on 10/10/2014
  • Minor update. We've polished comparison algorithms for price lists and accounting statements.

xlCompare 2014 (4.0.6)

Released on 10/05/2014
  • Minor update. This update allows to pin Difference Explorer window to the Main Window and some improvements in comparing Visual Basic Modules.

xlCompare 2014 (4.0.5)

Released on 10/03/2014
  • Minor update. This time we've changed formatting in the VBA Comparison results to a more suitable. It should better reflect changed parts of the text

xlCompare 2014 (4.0.4)

Released on 10/01/2014
  • Minor update.

xlCompare 2014 (4.0.2)

Released on 09/26/2014
Also, you may want to review these topics from the F.A.Q. section:

xlCompare 2014 (4.0.1)

Released on 09/09/2014
  • Minor update.

xlCompare 2014 (4.0)

Released on 09/05/2014
  • New generation of the xlCompare software has been published.

xlCompare 3.3.9

Released on 06/17/2014
  • Changed behavior for workbooks with single sheet. Now worksheets should have same name to be compared.
  • Fixed wrong primary key detection.

xlCompare 3.3.8

Released on 05/06/2014
  • Fixed bug with comparing "database" data.

xlCompare 3.3.6

Released on 03/08/2013
  • Improved comparison of the CSV\TXT files.

xlCompare 3.3.5

Released on 12/17/2012
  • Fixed problem with comparing VBA Projects.
  • Fixed wrong primary key detection.

xlCompare 3.3.4

Released on 08/27/2012
  • Fixed problem with spreadsheets which contain more than 65000 rows.

xlCompare 3.3.3

Released on 08/20/2012
  • Minor improvements in the database comparison algorithm.

xlCompare 3.3.2

Released on 06/27/2012
  • Mark Differences, Combine Worksheets, Intersect Worksheets, Get Worksheet Difference commands were added to the toolbar.

xlCompare 3.3.1

Released on 06/21/2012
  • Combine workbooks, create intersection and difference in single click.
  • xlCompare commands can be used in the VBA macros.
  • Removed warning shown when option Trust Access to VBA Project is disabled.

xlCompare 3.3

Released on 06/12/2012
  • xlCompare is available in Spanish and Russian languages.
  • xlCompare creates reports in the XLS, HTML and TEXT formats.
  • Several bugfixes.

xlCompare 3.1

Released on 05/11/2012
  • Completely reworked interface - all differences are shown in same Difference Explorer window.
  • Reworked Named Item comparison.
  • Reworked VBA Project comparison.

xlCompare 3.0

Released on 03/27/2012
  • More accurate comparison results.
  • Command to restart the comparison.

xlCompare 2.6.9

Released on 03/14/2012
  • This update contains improved comparison engine.

xlCompare 2.6.8

Released on 02/20/2012
  • Added commands to create intersection of the compared worksheets.

xlCompare 2.6.6

Released on 09/06/2011
  • Comparison results for Names may be filtered and exported.
  • Fixed problem with copying rows between worksheets.

xlCompare 2.6.5

Released on 08/12/2011
  • You can select formatting options for each type of the difference. Read more ...

xlCompare 2.6.4

Released on 08/05/2011
  • Fixed problem with ThisWorkbook VBA module, excluded from comparison.
  • Faster Comparison Report.
  • Several bugfixes.

xlCompare 2.6.2

Released on 07/21/2011
  • New reworked interface. Added Difference Browser window.
  • Several bugfixes.

xlCompare 2.6.1

Released on 05/13/2011
  • xlCompare supports Excel 64-bit.
  • Several impovements in the interface.

xlCompare 2.6.0

Released on 04/19/2011
  • Improved comparison algorithm for unsorted data.

xlCompare 2.5.8

Released on 04/06/2011
  • Improved in-place cell editing in the grid.
  • Fixed several issues happened when comparing datasets with "mixed" data.
  • Fixed several bugs with drawing multiline cells in the comparison report.

xlCompare 2.5.5

Released on 03/29/2011

xlCompare 2.5.1

Released on 03/05/2011
  • Fixed problem: "Access to VBA Project blocked" warning when comparing VBA projects.

xlCompare 2.5.0

Released on 02/08/2011
  • New, more friendly interface.
  • Faster comparison and more accurate comparison results.
  • Edit cell values directly in the xlCompare Comparison Report window.

xlCompare 2.4.7

Released on 02/02/2011
  • Fixed problem with disabled buttons on the xlCompare toolbar.
  • Fixed several compatibility problems with another Add-ins.
  • Fixed problem with database-style comparison.

xlCompare 2.4.6

Released on 11/24/2010
  • Fixed problem with incorrect closing of Excel Application after comparison.

xlCompare 2.4.5

Released on 11/17/2010
  • Improved database-style comparison.
  • Improved comparison of the VBA Code.

xlCompare 2.4.4

Released on 08/12/2010
  • Fixed problem with marking changed cells in the workbook.

xlCompare 2.4.3

Released on 07/14/2010
  • Evaluation period was extended to 15 days.

xlCompare 2.4.2

Released on 07/09/2010
  • Several improvements and bug-fixes

xlCompare 2.4.1

Released on 07/02/2010

xlCompare 2.4.0

Released on 06/30/2010

xlCompare 2.3.6

Released on 06/17/2010

xlCompare 2.3.3

Released on 06/13/2010

xlCompare 2.3.2

Released on 06/02/2010

xlCompare 2.3.1

Released on 04/07/2010
  • User can select appropriate Comparison Options. More ...
  • Much faster comparison algorithm

xlCompare 2.3.0

Released on 04/01/2010
  • xlCompare compares and merges Names in the Excel workbooks. More ...

xlCompare 2.2.11

Released on 03/26/2010
  • New range selection controls - like Ref Edit Control in Excel.
  • Faster database comparison.

xlCompare 2.2.9

Released on 03/22/2010
  • Several improvements in the database comparison.
  • New commands added - Home, About.
  • Recent Items menu added to the xlCompare toolbar in the Excel 2003.

xlCompare 2.2.7

Released on 03/10/2010
  • xlCompare is available in German language.
  • xlCompare comparison functions can be called from VBA code.

xlCompare 2.2.4

Released on 12/29/2009
  • Improved Comparison Report Dialog.
  • Fixed several issues in the comparison engine.

xlCompare 2.2.2

Released on 11/18/2009
  • New toolbar command for Comparison Report Dialog.
  • Updated Help Library.

xlCompare 2.2.1

Released on 11/16/2009
  • Find Cell feature has been added. You can quickly find value on the Comparison Report.
  • Fixed several bugs in the comparison engine.

xlCompare 2.2

Released on 11/10/2009
  • Database data is sorted before comparison.
  • Improvements in the interface.

xlCompare 2.1.1

Released on 11/04/2009
  • Several internal improvements.

xlCompare 2.1

Released on 10/04/2009
  • Move data from compared worksheets to 3-rd sheet.
  • Drag-n-drop cells\rows\columns between compared sheets and 3-rd worksheet.
  • Use clipboard to merge differences.
  • xlCompare compares formulas and values to find the differences.
  • Formula bar added to each worksheet view.
  • Improved comparison engine.
  • Improved Comparison Report Dialog.

xlCompare 2.0

Released on 09/09/2009
  • New features for merging workbooks.
  • Compare spreadsheets which have database structure.
  • Improved comparison engine.
  • Reworked interface for Comparison Report Dialog.
  • Most recent comparisons are shown in menu - you can repeat it without opening workbooks.

xlCompare 1.2.1

Released on 08/05/2009
  • Improved comparison engine. New comparison algorithm displays results in more suitable form.

xlCompare 1.1.2

Released on 07/24/2009
  • Improvements in the comparison engine.
  • "Check for update" feature.
  • Fixed problem with blank reports shown for comparison.
  • Fixed several minor issues reported by our customers.

xlCompare 1.1.1

Released on 06/19/2009
  • Fixed problem with registration.

xlCompare 1.1

Released on 06/10/2009
  • Much faster and precise comparison engine.
  • Tile Worksheet Views. You can align worksheet views horizontally or vertically to display data in more suitable way.

xlCompare 1.0

Released on 05/27/2009
  • First version of this utility has been published.