[Updated] [Free] PortableApps.com Platform 11.1 PortableApps.com Platform 11.1 Released:
Bring Your Favorite Software With You. Malware detection, drive checking and More!
by John T. Haller on October 8, 2012
quote:Changelog 11.1 [2012-10-07]
PortableApps.com is proud to announce the PortableApps.com Platform Version 11.1 (codename: Curiosity) stable release.
This release adds realtime autorun.inf malware detection, drive error checking (Help menu), multiple fixes, customizable hotkey via INI, and updates for Dutch, French, German, Italian, Latvian, PortugueseBr, Russian, and Slovak locales.
Like previous releases, it has automated app updates, customizable folders (categories) in the menu, a full theming engine with multiple chrome styles, the Portable App Directory app store for automatic download and installation of portable apps, find-as-you-type search (just type / or F3) to easily find apps in your ever-growing collection, an improved updater, more-complete translations into more languages and lots more.
And the awesomeness will just keep on coming as we've already begun working on 12.0. If you'd like to see more features and functionality keep coming, please read a personal appeal from PortableApps.com founder John T. Haller to help! The new platform release is available for immediate download as well as for purchase bundled on the World's Best Flash Drive: The PortableApps.com Companion, which is now on sale for as little as $29.95. Read on for all the details...(permalink)
Existing users can automatically update by clicking Manage Apps - Check for Updates and getting a fast-install 1MB update patch. Note that users with Screen Reader-friendly navigation on will have to manually highlight the Platform update in the list to complete it.
• ADDED: Realtime and between-run monitoring of autorun.inf malware and viruses
• ADDED: Check Drive For Errors ability in Help menu
• ADDED: Customizable platform hotkey (via INI file)
• ADDED: Support for downloading 3rd-party apps while PortableApps.com website maintenance in progress
• UPDATED: Dutch, French, German, Italian, Latvian, PortugueseBr, Russian, Slovak locales
• FIXED: 11.0.x won't update to beta channel properly, won't cause an issue as will be another stable release which fixes it before beta the next beta
• FIXED: Selecting Options from the system tray produces an error if Options already visible
• FIXED: Updater doesn't return focus if already running from previous platform close
• FIXED: Updated doesn't pre-select platform when screen-reader friendly navigcation is on
Download The PortableApps.com Platform 11.1
Supports: Windows (32 & 64-bit) 2000, XP, Vista, 7 and 8 + Wine under Linux/Unix/BSD/Mac OS X
Gladiator Security Forum: www.gladiator-antivirus.com/