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Version: 8.8.0r25 (2021-06-30)

  • Task:
    • General: The import plugin has been updated for Photoshop CC 2021.
    • Plustek OF120 Pro: fixed an issue which might lead to a crash on startup on M1 macOS 11 with USB-C ports.
  • Scanner Support:
    • Plustek: new drivers from Plustek for OpticFilm 7400, 7600i, 8100 and 8200i for improved M1 macOS 11 compatibility.

Version: 8.8.0r24 (2020-11-09)

  • Task:
    • Plustek OpticFilm 120 Pro: the driver for macOS operating systems has been updated
    • Plustek OpticFilm 120 Pro: when the medium format film holder is ejected, the selected format is saved for the next scans.
  • Bug:
    • General: On Windows only, SilverFast sometimes crashed when trying to print a output calibration target - fixed
  • Feature:
    • The handling of scanners with automatic feeder has been simplified: SilverFast saves the last settings (resolution, color mode, NegaFix) when changing film holders.

Version: 8.8.0r23 (2020-10-02)

  • Bug:
    • General: Fixed an issue for the control of scanners with automatic feeder when not used with the overview dialogue.
    • General: Fixed an issue which could lead to a crash when using the eraser in the iSRD tool.

Version: 8.8.0r22 (2020-09-04)

  • Bug:
    • General: "Touching" an HDR/i file would change creation date of it - fixed

Version: 8.8.0r21 (2020-08-27)

  • Bug:
    • General: When switching between images with additional user editing (SRDx/iSRD) had been lost - fixed
    • Reflecta RPS 7200: Corrected handling of positioning after ejecting filmstrip
    • Epson Perfection V800 Photo: Copying settings of frames with SRDx activated could cause a crash - fixed
    • Nikon LS 40ED / Coolscan IV ED: Error in processing os scans caused missing out ME on last scan of a filmstrip - fixed
    • General: Using high resolution prescanning options could lead to crashes in certain setups - fixed
    • General: "Touching" an HDR/i file would change creation date of it - fixed
    • General: Target for printer calibration could not be printer anymore - fixed
  • Feature:
    • General: Allowing user to decide if always the full image data instead of data from the preview is used when calculating e.g. automatic image adjustment
    • General: List of jobs in Ai Studio's JobManager to be scrollable
  • GUI:
    • Corrected handling of film offset adjustment user interface wise
    • Epson: Added a hint for users that the transparency unit cover has to be removed when scanning transparencies
    • General: Histogram dialog didn't receive info from NegaFix conversion to positive - fixed
    • General: Using the erazor tool for dust and scratches to be visual better represented
  • Quality:
    • General: Improved sharpness of image in Navigator
  • Scanner Support:
    • General: Improved support of USB-C (Thunderbolt) to Firewire adapters for macOS for selected scanners
    • New drivers to improve support for recent macOS implemented in SilverFast installer

Version: 8.8.0r20 (2020-05-06)

  • Bug:
    • General bugfixes

Version: 8.8.0r19 (2020-04-29)

  • Feature:
    • General: Fixed an issue where on some systems the activation was only temporary if the names contained accents.
  • GUI:
    • For the Epson Perfection scanners V700, V750, V800 and V850, the names of the "transparency" modes have been renamed to make the different focus levels more obvious. "Transparency: holder" is intended for all scans with film holder and "Transparency: glass" for all scans without film holder for which you put the material directly onto the glass.
  • Installation:
    • General: SilverFast uninstaller to support recent macOS versions
    • General: SilverFast installer to support Photoshop and Photoshop Elements 2020
  • Quality:
    • General: Epson Perfection V37 and V370 scanner profiles improved
  • Scanner Support:
    • Fixed an issue where SilverFast needed to be started twice from time to time to access some Epson scanners.
    • Epson Expression 1680 / 1680 Pro / ES-2200: The Epson Expression 1680 is now supported by SilverFast on macOS 10.14 and 10.15, too.

Version: 8.8.0r18 (2019-12-19)

  • Task:
    • General: Starting with version 8.8.0r18, some Epson scanners, for which only 32-bit drivers were available so far, are now also supported with 64-bit and can therefore also be used under current macOS operating systems. Check the list of supported scanners for more details.
    • General: Improved 3-slide advanced color calibration for slide magazin scanners.

Version: 8.2.0r4 (2019-12-19)

  • Bug:
    • General bugfixes

Version: 8.8.0r17 (2019-11-25)

  • Scanner Support:
    • SilverFast is available for 3 new Plustek scanners: Plustek OpticBook 3800L, OpticBook 3900 and A300 Plus.
    • SilverFast can be used with many Plustek scanners on macOS 10.15 now. Compatible frameworks for Plustek scanners have been added.
    • SilverFast handling for some Epson scanners has been improved for macOS 10.15. With new macOS 10.15 some scanners required a second start of SilverFast. This is no longer necessary. SilverFast can initialize them on the first start again.

Version: 8.8.0r16 (2019-06-13)

  • Bug:
    • General bugfixes

Version: 8.8.0r15 (2019-02-27)

  • Bug:
    • Nikon LS 9000ED: In certain rare cases the iSRD correction mask wasn't correctly applied - fixed.
  • Scanner Support:
    • PIE PowerSlide X: new scanner supported
    • new scanner supported

Version: 8.8.0r14 (2018-08-10)

  • Bug:
    • General bugfixes

Version: 8.8.0r13 (2018-07-13)

  • Bug:
    • General bugfixes

Version: 8.8.0r12 (2018-06-14)

  • Bug:
    • General: Clone tool could be made not to dock correctly on Windows with 4K monitors - fixed
    • Plustek OpticFilm 120: Auto preview not working as intended and thumbnails not correct in JobManager - fixed
    • General: SilverFast could be made crashing when restarting after holder change - fixed
    • General: Multi Exposure button could appear not to be able to be activated - fixed
    • General: If connection to scanner was lost, SilverFast could crash when changing between reflective and transparency scan modes - fixed
    • General: SilverFast could add when adding images from Overview to JobManager - fixed
    • General: Freeze in 2nd part of 3-step IT8 calibration fixed
  • Feature:
    • General: SilverFast will check if there's enough space to save files in target folder
    • General: Starting a job now possible if VLT is shown
    • General: WorkFlow Pilots tasks not to be influenced by changed SilverFast frame settings defaults
    • General: Auto updating feature needs to be agreed by user to comply with recent user data protection legislation
    • General: Facebook plug-in removed from SilverFast
  • GUI:
    • General: JobManager automatically moved itself to the dock if leaving the WorkFlow Pilot - fixed
    • General: Switching between WorkFlow Pilot mode and manual mode could leave the user with an empty histogram - fixed
    • General: Further improvements for using the software on high resolution monitors
    • General: Added hint to IT calibration for positioning of frame
    • General: Correction of spelling mistakes in IT8 calibration commentary
    • General: iSRD 1:1/HQ preview could get corrupted when moving the yellow navigator frame - fixed
    • General: Resetting the automatic image adjustment led to an no-icon button in WorkFlow Pilot mode - fixed
  • Other:
    • General: Changed defaults for clone tool

Version: 8.8.0r11 (2018-03-13)

  • Bug:
    • Nikon LS 9000ED: Ensuring that the value shown for manual focus exactly is the used value
    • General: Share to Flickr and Dropbox working again on macOS
    • Reflecta MF5000: Removing slide holder during CCD calibration would crash SilverFast - fixed
    • General: Freeze of software after having performed a printer calibration could occur - fixed
  • Feature:
    • SilverFast HDR Studio: Ai Studio and HDR Studio to use a fine-tuned method to ensure iSRD offset values are always used with the optimal value
    • General: SilverFast is now supporting latest calibration method targets
    • General: Photoshop CC 2018 and Photoshop Element 2018 (version 16) are supported now
  • GUI:
    • General: Using multiple monitors on macOS could cause wrong icon rendering - fixed
  • Installation:
    • General: Installation from DVD on macOS might result in an "OSStatus Error -192 resNotFound" - fixed.
  • User Story:
    • Plustek OpticFilm 120: If no image had been in holder, a negative scan could be rendered with colored striped - fixed

Version: 8.8.0r10 (2017-08-25)

  • Bug:
    • General: If a language specific (non-English) character was used for target folder name, HDR/i files couldn't be saved - fixed
    • General: In rare instances, the "Batch scan" button did not react to clicks - fixed
    • General: Changing the image defect size in SRDx could cause the program to crash - fixed
    • General: After moving the contents of an 1:1 preview using space key pressed down, SilverFast failed to update the preview accordingly - fixed
  • GUI:
    • General: Solves an issue that caused a distorted preview on some systems under rare circumstances.
    • General: SilverFast SE settings special tab had configuration options for tools not present in SE application variant - fixed
    • General: SilverFast couldn't be opened again if it had been running on a secondary monitor which had been disconnected from the computer later - fixed
    • General: Navigator should not be resizable, but was
  • Installation:
    • General: SilverFast Installer now comes with updated certificates for installation on current operating systems
  • Quality:
    • General: Automatic Image Adjustment tool failed to set shadow point for the green channel - fixed
  • Support:
    • General: SilverFast log files to be cleaned up of no longer relevant entries

Version: 8.8.0r9 (2017-06-29)

  • Bug:
    • General: Problems with files bigger than 2 GBytes fixed
    • General: Correcting instances where 1:1 or HQ mode wouldn't be set to correctly match the image after minimal repositioning of the scan frame
    • PIE PrimeFilm XE: Updating scanner drivers to correct 5000 PPI scanning
    • General: USM filter couldn't be used for HDRi RAW files that had been generated themselves from HDRi RAW files - fixed
    • General: Making sure that HQ view mode always corresponds to image file output
    • General: In special cases the auto scan frame detection would detect frames to scan with actually where out of bounds - fixed
    • General: Running SRD with detection set to max could hang the filter - fixed
    • General: For very large files, writing IPTC and/or EXIF info could lead to not being able to write the files anymore - fixed
    • General: Synchronizing defect markings between 1:1 and HQ mode
    • General: Fixing a bug the didn't allow to choose the paper for printer calibration in 8.8.0r6-r8
    • When rotating an image with active descreening filter could crash SilverFast - fixed
    • General: Resolved a crash of WorkFlow Pilot situation when resizing in 1:1 mode
  • Feature:
    • General: Added Agfa HDC Plus 200 profile for a wide range of scanners
    • SilverFast HDR Studio: Changes in numbering the automatically found frames in a more consistent way
  • GUI:
    • SilverFast HDR Studio: Using the highlights and shadow tools in the histogram would make SilverFast jump out of real data view - fixed
    • Upon a user initiated launch, SilverFast checks if it is already running and comes to foreground, if having been minized before
    • General: Welcome Dialog came up to big on certain monitor + font enlargement setups
    • More graceful UI handling if user had to remove transparency unit cover in order to start scanning
    • SilverFast HDR Studio: For SRDx and iSRD it could happen that the defect markings weren't visible in full screen view - fixed
    • General: For SRDx and iSRD it could happen that the defect markings weren't visible in "Lights off" view - fixed
    • General: Using the history tool, defects markings for SRDx and iSRD could vanish - fixed
    • General: Minor spelling mistakes corrected for certain languages
    • Clearer information about using local color profiles
    • General: Gamma has not to be chosen für L*
    • General: Updates Welcome and Splash screens for 4k monitors
    • General: Redesign of parts of the SilverFast update dialog
  • Quality:
    • General: Optimizing brightness of infra-red channel for Nikon devices
    • General: Changes in internal structures for faster filter rendering
    • General: Improvement of movie representation on 4k monitors
  • Scanner Support:
    • Minolta Dimage Scan Elite 5400: Scanner is now also supported on Windows
  • Support:
    • General: Improved explanation for scan size limits given to users in software
    • General: Hint where to register if SilverFast can't get online access

Version: 8.8.0r8 (2017-02-27)

  • Feature:
    • General: New feature to allow previewing all images added to JobManager in one go
  • Test:
    • General: Support for Photoshop Elements 15

Version: 8.8.0r7 (2016-12-20)

  • Bug:
    • General: Improved stability when scanning in highest resolution mode.
  • GUI:
    • General: Frame menu missed out on "Settings" item - fixed. (Had still been present in frame button menu, though.)
  • Quality:
    • Removed 600 PPI scan resolution because of quality issues with that resolution driver-side

Version: 8.8.0r6 (2016-09-15)

  • Bug:
    • General: It could have that the Navigator lost its preview after a zoom action - fixed
    • General: If a mask had been given a name in SRDx tool, that would overwrite a name of the mask from SCC - fixed
    • You could copy iSRD in SilverFast HDR/Studio from an image with infrared channel to one that had not have infrared data - fixed
    • General: You could mix the basic options "Reflective" and "NegaFix" - fixed
    • General: Navigator could blacken out if SC2G History entry was deactivated - fixed
    • General: Certain circumstances would lead to disable the option to delete SCC masks - fixed
    • Crash could occur when jumping from 1:1 view mode to next image in JopManager when rendering negatives
    • General: Fixed a glitch where user was not able to do a coloring of greyscale images in HDR Studio
    • General: Crash could occur when jumping from zoomed view mode to next image via Navigator if automatically set auto-focus point was being used
    • General: Ensuring that Auto Frame Finding uses color bit depth and from current scan frame
  • Feature:
    • General: SilverFast now to load TIFF which as as containers for JPEGs
    • General: Implementing auto sharpness presets
    • General: SilverFast to allow opening of images after scan in Photoshop CC 2015.5
  • GUI:
    • General: SilverFast's user interface improved for usage on 4k/high resolution displays
    • General: Taking precautions that image/scan dimensions tool window can't get lost
    • General: Ensuring that intro movee can be displayed in proper size
  • Support:
    • General: Facebook API update
    • Epson: SilverFast to end interfering process "Epson scanner monitor", so it can detect scanner better.

Version: 8.8.0r5 (2016-06-16)

  • Task:
    • General: HDRi RAW files saved with 8.8.0r4 had issues with NegaFix - fixed
  • Bug:
    • CanoScan 9000F Mark II: Offset when applying iSRD corrections to image on Windows - fixed
    • In WorkFlow Pilot mode HDRi RAW scanned as negatives where not detected as such in SilverFast HDR/Studio - fixed
    • General: No function of SRDx tools in WorkFlow Pilot mode - fixed
    • General: Resizing the scan frame could lead to a problem in calculating clone tool adjustments - fixed
    • General: Densitometer ceased to work when Multi-Exposure preview was active - fixed
    • General: Certain actions in the frame menu could crash the software - fixed
    • General: In 8.8.0r4 matching to monitor profile was applied even if set to none - fixed
  • GUI:
    • General: Copying the color depth of "48 Bit HDR RAW" to another entry in the JobMonitor list did not deactivate the filters accordingly in the UI, if you already had the target image in the preview - fixed
  • Quality:
    • General: A couple of minor fixes to the clone tool

Version: 8.8.0r4 (2016-05-26)

  • GUI:
    • General: Checking and improving of existing WorkFlows
    • General: When leaving the WorkFlow Pilot when the neutral pipette had been activated, but not yet used, the mouse cursor wouldn't change appropriately - fixed
  • Quality:
    • General: Improved ICC scanner profiles

Version: 8.8.0r3 (2016-03-09)

  • Bug:
    • General: The PrinTao tool integrated into SilverFast could forget settings done in the printer options - fixed
    • Issue could occur: Batchscan saves the same image for all files in the batch - fixed
    • General: Forced refresh of 1:1 zoom when coming back from VLT
    • General: Crash when copying frame with SRDX in JobManager - fixed
    • General: Densitometer memory usage improved
    • Reflecta DigitDia 6000: Improved image frame finding to avoid cutting into the image for certain motifs
    • General: Crash when launching Focus tool from out of 1:1 SRDX dialog - fixed
    • Reflecta ProScan 7200: Refresh of all HQ previewing when reentering the view mode
    • General: Changed design of SilverFast PrinTao color tool
  • Feature:
    • General: Usage of iSRD and SRD in combination enabled
    • General: Undo commands for SRDX
  • GUI:
    • General: Redesign of SilverFast PrinTao tool to better fit into tools dock
    • General: Clicking VLT button wouldn't go to VLT if in 1:1 SRDX view - fixed
    • General: Separation of iSRD and SRDX tools to make it easier to use
    • General: Glitch with white UI sections on screen when moving image part selection with space key pressed fixed
    • Canon CanoScan 9000F: Removed option icon for Auto-Focus when it's actually not available
    • General: Improved handling of available memory when SilverFast dialog options are used extensively
  • Installation:
    • Plustek: Forced updating of new drivers to ensure support for OS X 10.11
  • Quality:
    • General: Generated profiles now deliver an even calculation especially for shadow tones, based on latest algorithms
    • Nikon: Changed exposure base settings to improve overall image quality, but especially for shadows
  • Support:
    • General: Implementing support for Photoshop Elements 14

Version: 8.8.0r2 (2016-01-19)

  • Bug:
    • General: The JPEG algorithm is using the user setting for image quality correctly again.

Version: 8.8.0r1 (2015-12-02)

  • Bug:
    • Reflecta MF5000: Solved CCD calibration freeze.
    • General: Wrong error message after each image of overview scanning fixed.
    • General: Using IT8 calibration from out of 1:1 preview mode could destabilize SilverFast - fixed.
    • Reflecta ProScan 7200: Random crashes when using iSRD and Multi-Exposure in combination - fixed.
    • Epson Perfection 4870 Photo / GT-X700: Rare crashes with ME preview at 2400 PPI fixed.
    • General: Fixed occurences of missing checkboxes in tool titles.
  • Feature:
    • New NegaFix profile for Nikon LS 8000: Fuji Pro H800
    • New Feature: Hot-Folder
    • New Feature: SRD X
    • Performance improvement: No final scan necessary any longer, if 1:1 or HQ scan done before.
  • GUI:
    • UI performance improvements: Sliders operating more smoothly.
  • Installation:
    • Plustek OpticFilm 120: SilverFast for Plustek installer could freeze due to Epson service running - fixed.
  • Quality:
    • General: Instances of Multi-Exposure not overlaying two scans correctly fixed.

Version: 8.5.0r9 (2015-10-22)

  • Bug:
    • General: Improved UTF-8 support to remedy issues on system with extended character sets.
    • General: iSRD automatic mode blocked access to expert settings in 1:1/HQ view mode - fixed.
    • General: Reenabled HiRes Preview workflow which had an internal problem in 850r8 for flatbed scanners.
    • General: Welcome Dialog couldn't show web content even though internet connect was available sometimes - corrected.
  • Feature:
    • General: The expert view of the iSRD tool does now show the calculated infrared-to-RGB image deviation in auto mode as an additonal info for the user.
  • GUI:
    • Nikon: SilverFast give better feedback to users who tried to use uncut film strips with the SA-30 holder while having forgotten to open the flap on the scanner's back.
  • Scanner Support:
    • Plustek: New drivers for Plustek OpticFilm 7300, 7400, 7500i, 7600i, 8100, and 8200i implemented. These do include support for OS X 10.11 / El Capitan now.
    • Epson: Fixed issues on OS X 10.11 for Epson scanners whose drivers are only available in 32 bit.
    • Epson Perfection V600 Photo / GT-X820: Support for Perfection V600 on OS X 10.11/El Capitan
  • Support:
    • General: Online Support Requests started from out of SilverFast app gives improved feedback to our support staff to help our customers better.
    • General: Online Support Request form does now accept top level domains longer than three characters.
    • General: If computer has no optical drive, activation window now has direct link to change serial numbers option to our website.

Version: 8.5.0r8 (2015-09-16)

  • Bug:
    • Microtek Artixscan F1: Using the Intelligent Frame Finding with the ArtixScan F1 for medium format slides could sometimes crash or freezes SilverFast - fixed.
    • Epson Perfection 4870 Photo / GT-X700: Switching between HiRes prescan options frequently and using the Intelligent Frame Finding in combination could in rare cases crash SilverFast - fixed.
    • General: Tutorial Movie updated.
  • Feature:
    • General: Improved auto frame detection with holder for Epson Perfection 4870 and Epson Perfection 4990.
    • Epson Perfection V550: Added NegaFix profiles
  • GUI:
  • Quality:
  • Other:
    • General: With specific settings SilverFast could act confused and show already previewed images for reflective and transparency view modes and vice versa - fixed.

Version: 8.5.0r7 (2015-08-05)

  • Task:
    • SilverFast HDR Studio: Sorted out an issue that could occur if images with the same name were processed simultaneously in HDR's JobManager.
  • Bug:
    • Nikon LS 50ED / Coolscan V ED: Syncing states of automatic image adjustment for Multiple Exposure and default preview mode.
    • General: Correction of gamma conversion for negative HDR images if gamma had been set to a non-default value.
    • General: Couldn't cancel Printer Calibration if connection to scanner got lost.
    • Nikon LS 5000ED / Super Coolscan 5000 ED: Scanning with 100 PPI resolution can be selected again.
    • Canon CanoScan 8800F: Updated canned scanner profiles.
    • General: When scanning directly to Photoshop, you could - but should not be able to - use the HDR/i formatting.
    • General: If you clicked your way around in SilverFast very quickly and activated Automatic Frame Finding while previews in the JobManager were being generation, you could crash that process - fixed.
  • Feature:
    • General: Make use of specific setting for film size for Automatic Frame Finding (in SilverFast options) for filmstrips, too, when batch-scanning.
    • New feature for new version: Printer Calibration in SilverFast SE Plus.
  • GUI:
    • General: Deletion of last JobManager entry now resets zoom to default state, if user currently is in a zoomed view mode.
    • General: Improved rendering of fine rotation in the JobManager.
    • Nikon LS 8000ED / Super Coolscan 8000: The color of the slider on the resolution scale did not correspond in all cases to the position on the scale.
    • General: JobManager list does now scroll in scanner version of SilverFast just like in HDR/Studio when processing entries.
  • Quality:
    • General: The scan frame that is created temporarily for purposes of the IT8 calibration routine will now be deleted from the JobManager after the calibration is finished.

Version: 8.5.0r6 (2015-07-08)

  • Task:
    • General: Multi-Jobs can now be resorted via drag&drop.
  • Bug:
    • General: Fixed a bug which prevented the internal PrinTao print dialogue from printing under certain conditions.
  • Feature:
    • General: A minimise buttons has been added to the JobManager dialogue window. When processing a large job with many entries the dialogue can be reduced in size to display the currently processing entry only.
  • GUI:
    • Plustek OpticFilm 120: JobManager allowed for copying Multi-Exposure when it wasn't active for the source frame - fixed.
    • General: Deactivated possibility to drag to and show an image in the SilverFast Welcome Dialog area.
  • Quality:
    • General: New IFF+ engine greatly improves the holder based frame detection. The automatic outset addition to every frame prevents your images from being cropped.
    • General: Improved measurement and calculation for Histogram and Image Auto Adjust gives better results for higher zoom levels.
  • User Story:
    • Batchscan: Already existing numbers at the end of files names can be cut off optionally, due to popular request by a significant number of users. This is helpful for using the automatic index naming option in the "Save As" dialog for batch processing.

Version: 8.5.0r5 (2015-05-22)

  • Bug:
    • General: SilverFast chose its own program folder as save folder by mistake in certain situations - fixed.
    • PIE: Crashes fixed for batch-scanning with Multi Exposure.
    • Nikon LS 5000ED / Super Coolscan 5000 ED: Fix for batch-scanning with SF-200 and SF-210 slide feeders.
  • Feature:
    • General: Introducing Printer calibration / Output calibration as an optional upgrade.Use your scanner to create excellent printer icc-profiles. Check your upgrade options in the SilverFast news section of the Welcome screen and online.
    • Plustek OpticFilm 120: Increasing maximum scan area for 35 mm film strip scanning.

Version: 8.5.0r4 (2015-04-29)

  • Bug:
    • General: If Overview had been quit while still refreshed, SilverFast was rendered unusable in rare cases - fixed.
    • General: Frame detection issue with 1 bit images
    • General: If JobManager was being closed while processing jobs, random issues could occur, though rarely - fixed
    • General: Render the NegaFix-ed thumbnails of the overview correctly.
    • General: Clicking "Add selection" could lead to a crash - fixed.
    • General: Using certain optional settings to adjust the way the automatic image adjustment tool works while in HDR mode, the image auto adjust tool was activated - fixed.
  • Feature:
    • Epson Expression 1680 / 1680 Pro / ES-2200: Implemented the dual-focus option in transparency mode for Epson Expression 1680 / 1680 Pro.
    • General: JobMonitor for IOS supported.
    • General: Adding field for entering a value for tolerance.
    • General: SilverFast kann now be upgraded from out of the software itself.
    • General: Implemented keyboard shortcut for the neutral pipette (CTRL+N / CMD+N).
  • GUI:
    • General: Info if an image is an HDR or HDRi image is now also shown in the detail view in the VLT.
    • General: Sometimes IR channel wasn't shown when CTRL+Shift+LeftMouseButton had been clicked - fixed.
    • General: Moved find frame extension option from Settings/Special to Settings/Auto.
    • General: Finishing touches to new JobManager.
    • General: SilverFast support team can now also be contacted using the software's help menu.
    • General: Improved handling of SilverFast settings dialog.
  • Quality:
    • General: SilverFast's UI becomes responsive again earlier after a prescan had been done now.

Version: 8.5.0r3 (2015-03-26)

  • Bug:
    • General: Version 8.5.or3 is a maintenance update made available to provide a bugfix for some incorrect settings when using Framefinding in HDR-mode.

Version: 8.5.0r2 (2015-03-25)

  • Task:
    • General: We introduced a plausibility function which prevents all entries for invalid input.
    • General: The JobManager has been revised. It now batch processes images from scanner and storage media faster and more reliable. Image optimization settings can be easily copied to many images.
    • General: Help menu has now also a link to the SilverFast support web pages.
    • General: The reliability of the Automatic Frame Detection has been improved. The menu items have been rearranged.
    • General: The tab key can now be used to navigate in the "Auto" tab of the "Settings" menu.
  • Bug:
    • SilverFast HDR Studio: The file name dialog for batch scans does now correctly accept names consisting of numbers only.
    • Reflecta MF5000: A navigator preview update issue has been fixed.
    • General: New NegaFix profiles for some Brown, Canon, PIE and Reflecta scanners have been added to SilverFast HDR Studio.
    • A keyboard shortcut for switching between frames has been added: ALT + left or right cursor key can now be used to switch between frames.
    • General: SilverFast now opens in WorkflowPilot mode, only if it has been closed from WorkflowPilot mode previously.
    • General: The free zoom mode now works more reliable.
    • General: Under certain circumstances, perfectly "legal" file names had not been accepted - fixed.
    • General: If a batch action had been canceled this could lead to SilverFast not being able to create new scan frames - fixed.
  • Feature:
  • GUI:
    • General: New translations for some languages have been added.
  • Quality:
    • General: Auto Frame Detection delivered worse results if hi-res prescan had been enabled.
  • Test:
    • General: A compatibility note now will show up when installing SilverFast on 32 bit Windows systems.
  • Other:
    • General: The densitometer output rotation is now also available for the SilverFast SE, SE Plus and HDR software.
    • Reflecta DigitDia 5000: Improvement for frame finding with magazine scanners.

Version: 8.2.0r3 (2014-12-17)

  • Task:
    • General: New profiles for the Kodak Portra 160 and 400 for many current scanners (Canon 9000F, Canon 8800F, EPSON V850/V800/V750/V700/11000XL/10000XL, Microtek i900,Nikon LS 8000/9000/5000/4000/50/40, Plustek OF120/8200i/7600i, Reflecta MF5000, Reflecta RPS7200).
  • Bug:
    • Nikon LS 5000ED / Super Coolscan 5000 ED: If the scanner lamp tool for recalibrating the CCD had been used, it could happen that SilverFast stalled - fixed.
    • SilverFast HDR Studio: Crashes when copying settings in JobManager - fixed
    • Reflecta DigitDia 6000: Use of overview dialog could crash SilverFast with DigitDia, Multimag SlideScan, and PowerSlide devices - fixed.
    • General: In HDR, the IT8 calibration couldn't be canceled when called accidentally.
    • General: The CCR adjustment in NegaFix is now recalculated when the exposure value is changed by the exposure slider.
  • Feature:
    • General: JobManager Save dialogue does now show mounted volumes, too.
  • GUI:
    • General: The histogram always takes the complete area of the frame into account, not only what's on the preview, now even when in 1:1 or HQ view mode.
    • SilverFast HDR Studio: When using the PrinTao in SilverFast HDR, the Navigator will be hidden.
  • Other:
    • SilverFast HDR Studio: When creating a text box in the integrated PrinTao of SilverFast, it hadn't been possibly right from the start to make use of all resize handlers - fixed.
    • New feature: HDRi RAW: Raw data and image processing do no longer exclude each other: Using meta-data, raw data images can be stored and shared including filter settings without permanently changing the image data. This enables a totally new, flexible yet safe workflow.

Version: 8.2.0r2 (2014-10-31)

  • Task:
    • General: All dimension settings were changed from dpi to ppi.
  • Bug:
    • General: SilverFast is now able to distinguish in its preferences between different variants of the software
  • Feature:
    • Reflecta MF5000: Changed method for Multi-Exposure to sample singlepass.
  • GUI:
    • SilverFast HDR Studio: Making drag and drop of images from VLT to JobManager easier
    • General: The SC2G dialogue isn't active by default anymore, when switching to grayscale mode.
    • Reflecta RPS 10M: New scanner supported
  • Quality:
    • SilverFast HDR Studio: Sometimes SilverFast did only show high resolution preview after the image frame had been touched - fixed
  • Scanner Support:

Version: 8.2.0r1 (2014-10-21)

Note:
  • Bug:
    • General: Set Multi-Exposure to be performed earlier in WorkFlow Pilot
    • General: Made sure that SilverFast saves scanner profiles generated with IT8 calibration in the relevant system profile folders
    • Reflecta RPS 7200: Solved issue of crash when opening settings while in filmstrip scanning mode
    • General: Corrected showing frames in Navigator when zoomed in
    • General: Securing that Navigator knows about the zooming stage it's in
    • General: SilverFast could crash when performing complex zooming action - fixed
    • SilverFast HDR Studio: HDR couldn't display IR data channel info anymore - fixed
    • General: Even with pretty small resolution scan frames Navigator can't "go black" after zooming into 1:1 view mode
    • General: SilverFast Photoshop plug-ins work again on Windows
  • Feature:
    • Epson Perfection V800 Photo: HDR now recognizes scans from Epson Perfection V800/V850 scanners
    • General: HDR now knowns about the holders used by a given scanner when performing automatic frame detection in HDR
    • General: SilverFast nows features a new "HQ Zooming Mode"
  • GUI:
  • Quality:
    • General: Made sure that calculation for filters use complete scan frame even when in 1:1 preview mode
  • Scanner Support:
    • Epson Perfection V800 Photo: New scanner supported
    • PIE PrimeFilm XA: New drivers to support OS X 10.5, too, again (and higher, of course)
    • Epson Perfection V850 Pro: New scanner supported
    • Reflecta ProScan 10T: SilverFast now installs scanner input profiles for this device
  • User Story:
  • Other:
    • General: Scaling wasn't taken into account for the DPI value shown on scanner status progress window - fixed

Version: 8.0.1r54 (2014-09-09)

  • Task:
  • GUI:
    • General: Synchronized thumbnail in progress, preview, and Navigator windows
    • General: Notifying user is connection to scanner is lost
    • General: Made list of parameters to copy in JobManager easier to understand
    • General: Using DPI values in whole numbers in JobManager
  • Scanner Support:
  • User Story:
    • SilverFast 8 X-Ray: Changed default file output format to DCM (Dicom)

Version: 8.0.1r53 (2014-09-03)

  • Task:
    • PIE PowerSlide 3650: Increased default Multi-Exposure offset search radius for PowerSlide, DigitDia, and SlideScan devices
  • Bug:
    • General: Find frames with bit depth of 1, 8, 16, or 32 bit greyscale images led to blacked out frame content in the scan preview
    • Nikon LS 9000ED: Improved communication with Windows® Firewire-API to prevent occuring "hot pixels".
    • General: OS X version of SilverFast 8 X-Ray
  • Quality:
    • Nikon: Improved highest resolution scan quality

Version: 8.0.1r52 (2014-08-21)

  • Bug:
    • Epson Perfection V700 Photo / GT-X900: Profil with forward slash in description tag posed problem for HDR on Windows - fixed
    • General: Multi-Exposure active marker become visible only after a mouse movement
  • Feature:
    • New variant of SilverFast: X-Ray
  • GUI:
    • SilverFast HDR Studio: Fixes disappearing tools dialogs under certain conditions
    • General: Changed text in French USM tool to fit better

Version: 8.0.1r51 (2014-08-06)

  • Bug:
    • General: Selecting "Kodachrome" scan mode for HDR/i scans now can be detected in SilverFast HDR's VLT and displayed with the according profile
  • Feature:
    • General: Added saving IPTC data to PSD files.
  • GUI:
    • PIE PrimeFilm XA: Changed mistakenly abbreviated error message in German version, so it's now displayed completely
  • Quality:
    • CanoScan 9000F Mark II: Improved frame finding with holder preset
  • Support:
    • General: Eliminated occurence of scans in JPEG files with .jpg#### ending

Version: 8.0.1r50 (2014-07-24)

  • Task:
    • General: Better descriptions in a number of tool tips
  • Bug:
    • General: Convert negatives in Overview Scan also when in greyscale scan mode
    • General: Sometimes, changing to HDR scan mode did not disable active filters - fixed
    • General: If dialogs for certain tools were just deactivated and not closed, a fresh prescan reactivated those automatically - fixed
    • General: Entering VLT and exiting while in HDR mode did activate tools (in UI only, not for actual processing), even though HDR mode had been selected - fixed
    • SilverFast HDR Studio: Made sure that densitometer points aren't carried over from previously loaded image
    • General: Made sure that the compass icon always reflects the correct state of image rotation and mirroring
    • General: Change of values for analogue gain is stored again
  • Feature:
    • Reflecta RPS 7200: Batch scan does now deliver correct number of images, even if no Overview scan had been made beforehand
    • SilverFast HDR Studio: Support for reading TIFF files with planar configuration added (RRRGGGBBB instead of RGBRGBRGB)
  • GUI:
    • General: Improvements to the calculation of the gradation curve
    • General: Click-and-drag-zoom disabled when in 1:1 preview mode
    • General: A couple of smaller corrections in the logic of the Scan Dimensions tool implemented
    • General: Adjusted text for certain languages in order to ensure that dialogs can be narrow to fit
    • Reflecta RPS 7200: Show dedicated error message in case medium is missing in scanner
  • Installation:
    • General: Support for Photoshop CC 2014
    • General: Sometimes SilverFast wasn't installed for Photoshop CS6 - fixed

Version: 8.0.1r49 (2014-06-20)

  • Feature:
  • Other:
    • General: Add support for linear DNG files

Version: 8.0.1r48 (2014-06-05)

  • Bug:
    • General: Maximum iSRD offset hadn't been consistent all the time - fixed
  • Feature:
    • General: TWAIN support for Windows operating systems - batch scan over TWAIN will follow in a later release
    • VLT: Virtual Light Table
    • General: User can now specify the radius for Multi-Exposure search radius (Preferences, Special)

Version: 8.0.1r47 (2014-05-23)

Version: 8.0.1r46 (2014-05-09)

  • Bug:
    • General: JobManager could grow too small under certain circumstances and entries would not be displayed in a meaningful manner - fixed
    • SilverFast HDR Studio: Improved handling of IPTC data
    • General: If SilverFast had been asked to import scans into Photoshop that were too large for it to handle, Photoshop could crash - now user is warned instead
    • General: Densitometer readings did not work in the way intended - fixed
    • Reflecta RPS 7200: Restart after media/holder change did not work in all cases - fixed
    • Nikon: Nikon LS 5000 stopped moving the sensor during prescan if an overview scan was done - fixed
    • SilverFast HDR Studio: Ensured that rotation status of Navigator is in correspondence with the preview of the image loaded
  • Feature:
    • SilverFast HDR Studio: Enabled DNG file format output for SilverFast HDR and HDR Studio
    • General: SC2G available for HDR scans
  • GUI:
    • General: During the manual IT8 calibration, the SilverFast IT8 calibration tool went beyond the SilverFast UI - fixed
    • Nikon: Eject button didn't do anything for IA-20 APS holder, now rewinds film

Version: 8.0.1r45 (2014-04-25)

  • Bug:
    • CanoScan 9000F Mark II: Auto-IT8-Calibration can't find IT8 target when slide holder is being used
    • Nikon LS 40ED / Coolscan IV ED: Using IA-20 crashes when previewing image - fixed for OS X
    • Nikon LS 9000ED: At the end of an overview scan, SilverFast could crash - fixed
    • General: Strange behavior in JPEG and JP2 option dialogs fixed
    • SilverFast HDR Studio: If Navigator was undocked, opening a new file could crash SilverFast HDR - fixed
  • Feature:
    • General: SilverFast SE, SE Plus, and Ai Studio can now output HDR and HDRi raw scans to the DNG file format
    • SilverFast HDR Studio: Option to deactivate the "Save Job" request upon quitting SilverFast
    • Plustek OpticFilm 120: Added Kodak Ektar 100 film profil to NegaFix
    • General: SE and SE Plus users can now set the default unit for frame dimensions, too
  • Scanner Support:
    • Microtek Scanmaker 1000 XL: New scanner supported.
    • Microtek Scanmaker i900: Support for Microtek ScanMaker now implemented in SilverFast 8
    • Epson Perfection 2580 / GT-F550: New scanner supported on OS X

Version: 8.0.1r44 (2014-04-09)

  • Bug:
    • General: Scan frame could "disappear" when switching from positive to negative mode - fixed
    • General: "Copy settings to all frames" did not copy file path - fixed
    • General: Densitometer did no longer work - fixed
  • Feature:
    • General: Make offset of infrared image user configurable - implemented
  • Scanner Support:
  • User Story:
    • General: Improved scanner finding on OS X

Version: 8.0.1r43 (2014-03-26)

  • Bug:
    • SilverFast HDR Studio: NegaFix dialogue no longer vanishes after a copy-paste action in JobManager
    • General: SilverFast HDR didn't read the IPTC data given in SilverFast Ai - fixed
    • Reflecta DigitDia 5000: Sometimes artifacts when scanning with Multi-Exposure would occur - fixed
    • Reflecta MF5000: Offset issues when scanning multi-exposure images with Reflecta MF5000
    • Epson Expression 11000XL: Locking scanner could sometimes fail for Epson 11000XL when batch scanning - fixed
    • General: SRD didn't work in between versions
  • Feature:
    • General: Ability to use IPTC data when scanning to JPEG files
    • General: Photoshop Elements 11 and 12 are now supported
    • General: Ability to use IPTC data when scanning to JPEG2000 files
    • General: Future releases of SilverFast scanner versions can automatically detect and download multiple installations (due to more than one scanner being used), thus making updating SilverFast easier and more smoothly
    • General: After setting a white or black point, already existing neutral points will automatically be recalculated instead of being simply dropped
  • GUI:
    • General: Issues in Italian UI with Prescan and AutoCCR buttons
  • Quality:
    • General: IPTC dialogue only closes and clicking the OK button twice.
    • General: Enhanced stability on Windows 32 bit environments
    • General: Further speed enhancements for SilverFast user interface
  • User Story:
    • General: Improved movie support for RealPlayer on Windows

Version: 8.0.1r42 (2014-03-10)

  • Task:
    • General: Enhancements to SilverFast logfile
  • Bug:
    • General: Improved stability when transferring files to Photoshop
    • General: JobManager can now identify Kodachrome and regular Positive processing
    • General: It is now possible to copy Negative, Positive, or Kodachrome mode setting for a given frame in HDR Studio's JobManager.
    • Reflecta DigitDia 6000: Corrected number of thumbnails in overview scan dialogue
    • SilverFast HDR Studio: If gradation dialog had been open while switching from "Positive" to "Negativ" or from "Kodachrome" to "Negative", HDR Studio could crash - fixed.
    • General: Register for Dropbox link didn't work anymore - fixed.
  • Feature:
    • SilverFast HDR Studio: It is now possible to set negative or positive mode individually for every frame in HDR Studio.
    • General: Improved handling of text retention when descreening scans.
    • SilverFast HDR Studio: JobManager persistently accepts change of image type to negative
    • General: Photoshop CC is now supported
    • SilverFast HDR Studio: When opening HDRi images, SilverFast HDR does now process images specifically depending on the scanner they were made with
    • General: SE/Plus now also allows for user defined screen value in descreening tool dialog
  • Quality:
    • General: Further UI speed enhancements

Version: 8.0.1r41 (2014-02-27)

  • Task:
    • Changed default: user defined ICC profiles now deactivated (Settings, Auto)
  • Bug:
    • General: It's now possible to set user definiert LPI descreening values
    • General: Overview scan did show film strip as negative when "CCR" had been deactivated in NegaFix - fixed
    • Canon CanoScan 9000F: Enhanced detection to remedy offset between IR and RGB images with Canon 9000F
    • General: UI speed improvements
    • General: SRD works again for greyscale images
    • General: iSRD default values were not initialised in 8.0.1r40
  • Feature:
    • SilverFast HDR Studio: Thumbnails in JobManager had not been converted from negative to positive sometimes - fixed
    • General: When dragging an image folder to the JobManager, images from sub-folders are now also recognized
  • GUI:
    • General: Complementing translations to further languages

Version: 8.0.1r40 (2014-02-05)

  • Bug:
    • General: Solving rare crash situation when quitting the application
    • Plustek OpticFilm 120: More stable generation of thumbnail images in JobManager
    • Nikon LS 9000ED: Focus value from tool and on filter tool bar could differ - solved
    • SilverFast HDR Studio: HDR can now open TIFF files that internally are of NEF file format
    • General: Histogram keeps N/L view mode when image auto-adjust is applied
    • Now on Windows, too: JobManager gets thumbnails from overview when selection is added
  • Quality:
    • General: Speed enhancements for SilverFast user interface
  • Support:
    • General: Welcome Dialog displays trouble-shooting hints if SilverFast cannot find a scanning device

Version: 8.0.1r38 (2014-01-23)

  • Task:
    • Microtek ArtixScan 3200XL: Improved scanner calibration method
  • Bug:
    • Reflecta MF5000: Improved stability for Multi-Exposure scanning.
    • Reflecta MF5000: Solving issues with Multi-Exposure preview when using WorkflowPilot
    • General: Solved crashes when scanning very large files
    • General: Tools keep saved tool settings after an update
    • SilverFast HDR Studio: Improved combined usage of auto frame-finding and auto image-adjust
    • General: Correction of indexing batch scans
    • General: Movie in prefs was called two times simultaneously - solved
  • Quality:
    • General: 'Specials' option to allow user defined setting of iSRD search radius parameter

Version: 8.0.1r37 (2014-01-08)

  • Bug:
    • General: Always show correct icons for Image-Auto-Adjust with or without CCR depending on current context
    • Minolta Dimage Scan Elite 5400: Corrected Multi-Exposure scanning @2700 DPI
    • General: Corrected which options where shown as applicable for JPEG2000 dependent on JPEG2000 mode selected
    • SilverFast HDR: Reloading an already loaded image into JobManager changes Preview to show it
    • SilverFast HDR Studio: If iSRD was active for a given entry, changing between JobManager entries could lockup SilverFast in certain situations
  • Feature:
    • General: New Parameter "Defect size" for iSRD
    • Minolta Dimage Scan Elite 5400: Scanning a slide that had been chosen with the "Next" (image) and "Previous" buttons manually and without the Overview scan dialog
  • GUI:
    • General: Made sure that name use for Image-Auto-Adjust types are same in all of SilverFast
    • General: Menu action "All windows to dock" now also resets Picture Settings and NegaFix
    • General: Histogram did close when CCR was enabled - fixed
    • General: Update of USA contact info
  • Installation:
  • Quality:
    • Canon CanoScan 8800F: Changed scanner handling to get better colors
    • Canon: Created new scanner input profiles

Version: 8.0.1r36 (2013-12-17)

  • Task:
    • General: New automatic image adjustment option for document sources available.
    • General: Optimizing SRD performance.
    • General: Message box to remind user if correct holder is in use.
    • CanoScan 9000F Mark II: Fixed crashes with Multi-Exposure scans that occasionally could happen with Canon 9000F Mk II.
  • Bug:
    • General: Corrected descreening preview to match the final scan.
    • Nikon LS 50ED / Coolscan V ED: Enhancing iSRD detection for very darkish images.
    • General: Enhanced handling of saving and loading of dialog window arrangements.
    • PIE PrimeFilm XA: Show auto focus after copying frame settings in JobManager.
    • Minolta Dimage Scan Elite 5400: Refreshing preview after deleting mask in iSRD corrected.
  • GUI:
    • General: Open SilverFast logfile from Welcome Dialog now possible.
    • General: Minor changes in Russian translation.
    • General: Enhanced UI layout for certain system setups.
    • Plustek OpticFilm 120: Updated some descriptions in French and Spanish version.
  • Scanner Support:
    • Epson Perfection V550: New scanner supported.

Version: 8.0.1r35 (2013-11-29)

  • Bug:
    • General bugfixes

Version: 8.0.1r34 (2013-11-13)

  • Bug:
    • Epson Expression 11000XL: After latest changes to tool dialog handling, NegaFix dialog didn't automatically open for manually created additional scan frames. Fixed.
    • General: New Path Mask for Dust and Scratch Removal now also available in SilverFast SE and SE plus versions.
  • Feature:
    • General: Scan frame thumbnails (in the JobManager and output rotation preview) now show the influence of user fine rotation changes to give a better preview of what to expect from the final scan.

Version: 8.0.1r33 (2013-10-17)

  • Bug:
    • General bugfixes

Version: 8.0.1r32 (2013-10-09)

  • Bug:
    • General: Maintenance Update for a crash which may occur with r31 under OS X 10.5.

Version: 8.0.1r31 (2013-10-02)

  • Bug:
    • Reflecta DigitDia 6000: Improved batch-scanning stability.
    • General: Fixed a bug when deleting densitometer measurements.
  • Feature:
    • General: Preferences - A customised toolset can now be saved and loaded by default for new images.
    • General: Histogram now shows new statistical data, like available number of greyscales per channel.
  • Scanner Support:
    • CanoScan 9000F Mark II: Support for Canon 9000F MkII added.
  • Other:
    • General: Added option to display true uncached inputdata in histogram-widget. Click on new circular icon in histogram to trigger.

Version: 8.0.1r30 (2013-09-04)

  • Test:
    • General: Added support for OS X 10.9 Mavericks. Please keep in mind that even though SilverFast is 10.9 ready, the scanner's framework may not be ready for Mavericks. Please contact our support staff in case of questions or comments.

Version: 8.0.1r29 (2013-08-14)

  • Task:
    • General: SilverFast now supports Korean UI-language.
  • Feature:
    • Reflecta MF5000: Smoothened the CCD-Calibration implementation for the reflecta MF5000 and its sister models PIE PF120 and Braun FS120.
    • General: Upload and manage your photos to Flickr® straight from all SilverFast versions. More social and photo sharing networks will follow swiftly.
  • Other:
    • General: Improved the precision of our Auto-Frame-Detection algorithm for standard flatbed frameholders.
    • General: Significantly improved the preview performance when updating a prescan or performimng a HiRes prescan.

Version: 8.0.1r28 (2013-08-01)

  • Task:
    • General: Improved processing performance of SRD algorithm.
  • Bug:
    • General: Fixed a bug for Nikon LS-8000/9000 when switching film holders. The Overview is now updated automatically.
    • Nikon LS 9000ED: Fix a bug with Nikon LS-9000 and FH-869GR holder when scanner is connected via Firewire.
    • Plustek OpticFilm 120: New OF120 driver included in SilverFast installer improves Overviewscan with film holders.
    • General: Fixed a bug in Output Rotation.
  • Feature:
    • General: A refresh-button for the RAM-limit settings of the Preferences dialogue will adjust RAM-limit automatically.
    • General: Added a popup message when activating iSRD and scanning negatives.
    • General: Added a new icon when using the holderbased framefinding algorithm which lets the user quickly toggle between portrait and landscape orientation. The icon is located directly in the scanframe on the preview window.
  • Other:
    • General: Upon popular request we moved the before/after display in the densitometer widget to the default settings.

Version: 8.0.1r26 (2013-06-06)

  • Bug:
    • Plustek OpticFilm 120: Fixed an issue regarding filmholder and WorkflowPilot. The film holder selected in manual mode is now active in WorkflowPilot as well.
  • Quality:
    • General: Improved performance of iSRD algorithm performance for border areas.
  • Scanner Support:
    • Reflecta MF5000: Reflecta MF5000/PIE PF120 now natively supported under 64bit OS.

Version: 8.0.1r24 (2013-04-30)

  • Feature:
  • Scanner Support:
    • General: Added native 64-bit support for PIE and Reflecta scanners
  • Test:
    • New drivers: SilverFast support for Quato IntelliScan 5000 and Windows 8.
    • General: Added compatibility for upcoming OS X 10.8.4 update.

Version: 8.0.1r22 (2013-03-07)

  • Bug:
    • General: This release solves an issue with image device conflicts under Windows. A number of customers reported scanner-not-found problems if certain webcams, multifunction devices or other imaging devices were connected via USB. Fixed!

Version: 8.0.1r21 (2013-02-28)

  • Bug:
    • Reflecta DigitDia 6000: Fixed a bug with DigitDia6000 which caused SilverFast to freeze under certain conditions when batch scanning.
  • Quality:
    • SilverFast HDR Studio: Improved stability in SilverFast JobManager when rapidly switching between all entries in list.
  • Test:
    • General: Improved iSRD quality especially when scanning negatives and Kodachromes.

Version: 8.0.1r20 (2013-02-01)

  • Feature:
    • SilverFast HDR Studio: Save/load single file frame sets, users are able to save/load all currently opened files and all their frames and settings.
  • Quality:
    • General: Fixed a bug with stripes occuring randomly in the final scan.

Version: 8.0.1r19 (2013-01-09)

  • Bug:
    • General: Fixed a bug in USM filter threshold slider not updating the preview.
  • Feature:
    • General: Improved performance and interchangeability of JPEG2000 files.
  • GUI:
    • General: Minor fixes and improvements in GUI and menus.

Version: 8.0.1r18 (2012-12-06)

  • Task:
    • General: NegaFix conversion for Overviewscan reimplemented.
  • Bug:
    • General: Fixed some localization issues in multiple languages.
  • Feature:
    • General: SilverFast now checks for online Updates automatically.
  • Quality:

Version: 8.0.1r17 (2012-10-12)

  • Bug:
    • General bugfixes

Version: 8.0.1r16 (2012-09-13)

  • Bug:
    • General bugfixes

Version: 8.0.1r15 (2012-08-15)

  • Bug:
    • General bugfixes

Version: 8.0.1r14 (2012-07-26)

  • Task:
    • General: Added compatibility with Photoshop Elements 10.
  • Bug:
    • Epson Expression 10000XL: Fixed a crash when importing to Photoshop® CS5 after a software reset of SF8.
  • Installation:
    • General: SilverFast 8 is now ready for Mac OS X 10.8 Mountain Lion. As a registered software vendor, we have been working with Apple and all SF8 versions are now digitally signed with a Gatekeeper signature provided by Apple.
  • Quality:
    • Reflecta MF5000: MultiExposure improved for Reflecta MF5000/PrimeFilm 120. Dynamicrange now increased to DR 3.89 from DR 3.14!

Version: 8.0.1r13 (2012-06-21)

  • Bug:
  • Feature:
    • General: New Feature! - The output rotation feature was readded due to popular demand.
    • General: SF8 is now compatibel with Photoshop® CS6 - currently only 64-bit scanner drivers supported by CS6.

Version: 8.0.1r12 (2012-06-13)

  • Bug:
    • Epson 10000XL: Autofokus is now on as default.
    • General: Fixed a minor bug with batchscans and the Renaming-dialogue.

Version: 8.0.1r11 (2012-05-24)

  • Feature:
    • General: Added dialogue for consecutive filenames when batchscanning
  • GUI:
    • General: GUI fontsize was increased from 9pt to 11pt

Version: 8.0.1r10 (2012-05-10)

  • Bug:
    • Nikon: Fixed a stability issue when performing 8000dpi scans.
    • Epson: Fixed a bug with Epson 2450 under OS X 10.7.
  • Feature:
    • Nikon: Added a feature to control analogue gain individually in each channel.

Version: 8.0.1r9 (2012-04-26)

  • Installation:
    • Photoshop: CS3 is now detected by installer on Win7 64bit.

Version: 8.0.1r8 (2012-04-11)

  • Bug:
    • Nikon: Fixed a bug in Autofocus during Multi-Exposure scan .
    • Nikon: Fixed a bug during overview scan with FH-869S glassholder
  • Feature:
    • New: Directory for temporary files is configurable.
    • Nikon: Hardware scanner calibration function added.

Version: 8.0.1r7 (2012-03-16)

  • Bug:
    • General bugfixes

Version: 8.0.1r6 (2012-03-07)

  • Bug:
    • General bugfixes

Version: 8.0.1r5 (2012-01-25)

  • Bug:
    • General bugfixes

Version: 8.0.1r4 (2011-12-28)

  • Bug:
    • General bugfixes

Version: 8.0.1r3 (2011-12-02)

  • Bug:
    • General bugfixes

Version: 8.0.1r2 (2011-11-08)

  • Bug:
    • General bugfixes

Version: 8.0.0r1 (2011-08-17)