Aeris Calendar Release Notes

v2.1 - November 03, 2009
- Three custom URLs can be added to the weather page (configure in Options / Weather)
- Double-clicking on weather forecast in calendar opens detailed weather page in your browser
- Moon phases can be based on your local timezone (configure in Options / General)
- Moon phase time is displayed when mouse is hovered over moon icon in calendar
- High-res icon has been added for Vista/Win7
- Fix: potential crash when using malformed wct (theme) file
- Fix: event editor: issue when selecting multiple dates in certain situations


v2.0 - July 16, 2009
- Improvements to the main calendar GUI:
  • The calendar days that are not in the current month are shaded
  • Previous calendar days have a slash through them
  • The current calendar day is shaded a different color
  • The current weekday is highlighted
  • Moon phases
  • New and user-selectable weather icons
  • Larger, bolder fonts for easier reading
  • User-selectable font size
  • Graphics are now rendered with alpha-blending for better quality
- Event Editor:
  • Event icons can be displayed on the calendar
  • Event themes can be specified for the calendar background on the day of the event
  • Multiple dates can be specified for a single event
  • Easter is now an available date (to allow additional holidays such as Lent, Good Friday, etc.)
  • Reminders can be associated with an event (e.g. to remind you to buy a birthday gift)
  • "Add Event" Wizard now makes it easier to add common events like birthdays and anniversaries
  • Birthdays and anniversaries can show the age on the calendar
    - Reminders:
  • New option, "every," allows a reminder every ## days
  • New option to specify an executable to launch when reminder occurs (e.g. task scheduling)
  • "Missed Reminders" informs you of the reminders activated when your system was powered down
  • Reminders can be "snoozed"
    - Themes:
  • Any image can be used as the background image
  • Option for random themes
  • A event-specific theme can be used on the day of the event
  • "Most Recently Used" list of themes
    - The desklet color can automatically color-coordinate with the current theme
    - Print the calendar
    - An analog clock is available (default)
    - Review all notes in a single window
    - Easier navigation, including the capability to enter a specific date
    - More detailed information when you hover over elements in the calendar
    - "Most Recently Used" list of weather locations


  • v1.1 - May 19, 2008
    - AccuWeather weather data feed
    - Added menu and keyboard commands for navigation
    - Vista: Default trayicon color is a lighter color to contrast better with Vista's default color scheme
    - Weather service continues after shareware expiration
    - Various bug fixes
    - Installer: Launch app when finished not available on Vista to prevent UAC running app as admin