Release v1.10.2

  • Fix: (IOS/Android) problems with offline files (editing text after undo, remove, and other..)
  • Fix: (IOS) bluetooth connection fails if already connected in keyboard
  • Fix: (IOS) auto speech in keyboard settings does not work

Release 1.10.1

  • Fix crash when removing cloud files
  • Fix selecting text using longpress on IOS/Android should remove focused word
  • Fix native contextmenu shows up when selecting text in IOS
  • Fix pressing "view current statistics" does not close file page on phone layout

Release 1.10.0

New features

  • Suggests similar words if dictionary lookup fails
  • New Voice Memo feature
  • New Scan to app from wifi pen feature
  • Improve popup visibility and size in text view
  • File sharing is now easier
  • Account verification is now required for cloud based features


  • Fix translation selection (now always picks the last used language)
  • Fix wrong title displayed in top bar
  • Fix various possible issues related to local and cloud text files
  • Fix practice games stuck between words when offline
  • Fix double selection on android (removes any selection in text reader)
  • Fix TTS not working when focus is outside the selection - e.g when pausing and selecting a word outside selection then playing again
  • Fix long press text selection on ios/android
  • Fix color picker not changing color

Release 1.9.x

New features

  • Suggests similar words if dictionary lookup fails 
  • New Voice Memo feature 
  • Account verification is now required for cloud based features

Improvements/Bug fixes

  • File sharing made easier 
  • Fix translation selection (now always picks the last used language) 
  • Fix wrong title displayed in top bar 
  • Fix various issues with text files

Release version 1.8.0

New Features:

  • Full text translation with DeepL. Option to select Google Translate in Settings.
  • Play button to play the whole dictionary result with TTS


  • Improved cloud synced files (might fix issues with broken/empty files)
  • Improved dictionary lookups (definition & translation)
  • Added dictionary settings (definition and translation pages)

Release version 1.7.1 

New features:

  • Practice games update: including new games/variants/difficulties, progress tracking, more focus on difficult words
  • New word statistics: including progress graphs and difficult words
  • Automatic dark/light theme option (follows operating system setting)


  • Dictionary definition lookups will now show the headword syllabified
  • Reset settings will reset more settings now
  • Add directions about how to remove connect cloud account and data in settings
  • If using multiple languages: will now save the chosen voice and choose it in the future when switching


  • Scanned text not working when incorrect text rules are enabled
  • TTS statistics logging sometimes missing language
  • Added created/changed timestamps for word lists (sorting did not work before)
  • Dictionary results sometimes empty even if it exists
  • Fixed some inaccessible buttons with keyboard

Release version 1.6.0

New Features

  • Dark theme


  • Added a dark color scheme
  • Updated high contrast schema (as well as text themes when high contrast is enabled)
  • UI update: better support for tablets/ipads sized screens/window
  • Dictionary has been split into Definitions and Translation.
  • Added history of previously looked up words in dictionary definitions and translations.
  • Allow unicode property escapes in text rules with regex
  • Words in dictionary results can now be selected to look up the definition/translate.
  • Will not maximize window on startup anymore. Always start at last opened location and size.


  • Mac: Monterey Bluetooth connection issues
  • Win/Mac: TTS does not use voice from settings when scanning to other applications
  • Win/Mac: Scanned text not correctly decoded. E.g. 一 becomes N
  • Win/Mac: Fixed scan/keypress disappearing when "scan to cursor" setting is disabled and app is not in focus
  • Mac: Fix empty black fullscreen window remains on startup if app was closed while in fullscreen
  • Group Sharing popup not scrollable
  • Fixed: Turning off cloud sync on a word list will make it impossible to make changes to the list

Release version 1.5.0

New Features

  • Share to groups when creating new files/wordlist/statistics 
  • Windows\MAC: Automatically connects to previously connected BT10 (can be disabled in settings)


  • Various interface improvements
  • Improved BT10 connection/reconnection
  • Faster dictionary search (especially when no results are found)
  • Improve dictionary results:
  • quick lookup only shows first definition

  • dictionary page shows the complete dictionary result

  • Android: Show a notification if bluetooth is disabled
  • MAC: Clicking dock will now show/focus window if it is closed/minimized to tray or hidden from dock.


  • Crash when opening a statistics file without any entries
  • Creating a statistics file without any statistics
  • Infinite loading when cloud text file is open and user is logging out
  • Cloud text files are sometimes closed when changes are made to it
  • Android: Crash when bluetooth is disabled on some phones
  • Andriod/IOS: Performance improvements when opening app from background

Release version 1.4.2

Bug fixes

  • Fixed Translation lookups not working
  • Fixed infinite loading in dictionary lookup
  • Allow dictionary lookups containing numbers, e.g. 404

Release version 1.4.1

Bug fixes

  • Fixed definition lookup in learning games

  • Fixed hidden buttons when editing word lists when zoomed in on a small screen

Release version 1.4.0

New features

  • Scanning to cursor in Edit mode (Connect Desktop - Windows/MAC OSX)
  • Show connected pen status/battery level in sidebar/topbar and in pen settings
  • Send notification when battery of connected pen is at (1%, 5%, 10%, 15%)
  • Added ability to filter files/wordlists/statistics by Group (shared files)
  • Added a voice list in Settings to try out and set preferred voices


  • Improved text selection
  • To select: double-click, triple-click, double-tap, triple-tap as well as dragging with a mouse
  • To extend selection: drag from start or end with mouse or finger
  • Replaced context menu with simplified versions that pop up after text selection finishes
  • Visual improvements to indicate that something happened
  • Scanning text while in paused state will now stop playback and continue with the scan
  • Playback Repeat moved to bottom menu, when pressed will repeat playback until stop button pressed

Bug fixes

  • Various performance improvements and bug fixes
  • Fixed undo/redo issues with cloud files
  • iOS: TTS playback is now possible even when silent-switch is ON
  • iOS: Fixed crash when bluetooth devices where connected before opening app on iOS
  • Android: Fix context menu stuck in edit-mode
  • Android: Fixed issues when using non-google TTS engines

Release version 1.3.2

New Features

  • Split words into syllables (beta feature)
  • Access to all connect cloud subscription features with a free trial for all existing and new users
  • Connect cloud subscription can be purchased in app (on iOS and Android)
  • Windows: OneCore voices now supported - added button to open windows settings to install more voices


  • Improved word detection so you can now lookup words in dictionary even if they are not separated by any space-characters
  • Improved high contrast theme
  • Add a word spacing setting to help with reading (especially together with syllables)
  • Improved loading state UI for opening files
  • Increased max line spacing 250% to 300%
  • Added cloud subscription to Connect Cloud page in settings
  • Open C-Pen Shop will now open in users default browser instead
  • Selection will now end when touching another word (Touch devices)
  • "Add to wordlist" will now open "New wordlist" if there are no wordlists yet
  • Removed arrow navigation in popup-dialogs (because of interaction issues with text boxes and drop downs)
  • Load internationalisation only for English and current app language instead of all languages
  • Load routes/pages (text view, settings, startup wizard) when entered instead of startup
  • Select, scroll and play scans more nicely and in correct order

Bug fixes

  • Various UI oddities and issues
  • Group sharing broken in vocabulary
  • Avoid infinite TTS loading if error occurs when trying to play
  • An app crash when scanning text
  • Scanning when autoplay is disabled should work properly now
  • Issue where text was selected backwards - then opening context menu would remove selection
  • Back-button jumping to text reader view instead of settings when inside text rules
  • Unwanted word-focus-changes when scrolling on touch devices
  • Scrolling issues on iOS12 devices
  • Scrolling back to start when pausing playback. Now focus will always follow the highlighted word
  • Make sure focused, hovered and highlighted words UI state don't show at the same time on words
  • Android TTS infinite TTS loading when multiple line breaks were in front of a scan
  • Dictionary popup opening for wrong word after text selection
  • Will now focus first word after selection is completed (on all platforms)
  • Make sure selecting a single word does not cause issues
  • TTS-highlighting obscures the end of characters if not followed by space
  • Fixed default language always English (first install and reset settings)
  • Fixed focus set every time state event happens which would make it impossible to write into the dictionary search bar and make scrolling on old iOS very difficult
  • Fixed focus represented incorrectly after playing a selection completes - now returns visual focus to last focused word

Release version 1.2.0

First IOS and Android release