History of revisions to LABELER
5.32 - Fixed problem with printer ejecting
after each label printed when using
printer spooling software, like under
Removed the UpSideDown printing from
wrap around labels when using Laser or
Desk Jet Printers. The UpSideDown
letters seem to walk down the label
the further down the page you go.
5.31 - Modified to handle differences in the
way that printers handle double high
letters. Makes the label more readable.
Added lines field to tell how many
1/12" line feeds to do on a LOAD
5.30 - Kludged support for HP DeskJet and
5.21 - Found bug in BP 7.0 concerning File
5.20 - Compiled under Borland Pascal v 7.0
Stabilized consistency of margins.
Implemented hot-keys to move around in
the dialog boxes.
5.10 - Added ability to supress the printing
of Volume Labels, Directories, Hidden
and System files
5.01 - Modified Registration routine slightly.
If you registered version 5.00, your
serial number will no longer work.
Send us a postcard to get your new one.
5.00 - Improved (ie pretty) user interface
that supports a mouse.
Routines internal to LABELER that
allow easier installation of printers
and modification of the Label Layouts.
Ability to print multiple copies of a
Label without using command line
LOTS more flexibility in label layout
Comments, grouping and continuation
methods have been removed. They
caused a great deal of confusion
and were not used by many.
Now requires Version 3.x or higher DOS.
4.22 - Some minor problems with 'some' models
of Tandy printers caused the spine section
of 3 1/2 in disk labels (wrapped) to be
4.21 - The letter 'N' for upside down printing
was improperly coded, and took a year
to show up. Thanks to Brad Finkenauer
for bringing the problem to light.
4.20 - Move printer specific coding to
external driver file.
Move label specifications to
external format file.
Fixed bug that sometimes dropped last
character on name line input.
Fixed alignment of upside-down printing.
Mask file editor no longer truncates
the last line of the file.
Using comments no longer forces
New command line switches allow printing
multiple copies of label from command
Quick VISA / Master Card registration
4.10 - Higher quality up-side-down printing.
4.00 - Added internal editor for mask files.
Modified mask file structure; first
line is now placed into Disk Name.
Line inputs now allow typeover or insert.
Preferences saved in .CFG File. Label
size, printer port, library name, drive
and continuation labels toggle are saved.
Output can be directed to LPT1, 2 or 3.
Version 3.03 screwed up size 1 and 2
Sort masked entries if there are no
3.04 - Fixed Sorting error; sort included
the last line of mask file.
Update Documentation to reflect new
3.03 - Added support for 2 1/2 x 15/16 labels.
3.02 - Moved comment to left margin when there
is no filespec associated with it.
Sorting routine now only sorts files
appended after the mask file has been
3.01 - Fixed spacing on 2 3/4 x 2 3/4 labels.
3.00 - Allowed access to all drives via drive
command (no longer have to use command
line option to get to drive Z:)
Added Masking and Commenting abilities
Shifted to using heap to store filespec
data to increase maximum allowed
Fixed bug in Library command inserted
by version 2.11
2.11 - Cleaned up code to ease readability
2.10 - Added label size 2 3/4 x 1 7/16
Fixed bug in printing blank
2 3/4 x 2 3/4 label (printed
trash at bottom);
2.00 - Added printing of registration form
Added command line parameters
Modified edit of Name / Library fields
to use home, end, left, right, delete,
backspace and ^Y keys (delete line)
1.13 - Added more characters for upside-down
printing on 2 3/4 x 2 3/4 labels
1.12 - Added support for 3 1/2 drives using
2 3/4 x 1 15/16 and 2 3/4 x 2 3/4 labels
1.11 - Cleaned up code (maintenance release)
1.10 - Recoded in Turbo Pascal version 4.0
1.07 - Fixed bug in label spacing
Improved error handling (disk drive)
1.06 - Improved error handling (printer)
1.05 - First release
1.00 - 1.04 Prerelease (testing)