MarsEdit 5.1.1: Smoothing 5.1’s Rough Edges

December 8th, 2023

MarsEdit 5.1.1 is now available on the MarsEdit site and on the Mac App Store.

This update improves several issues that snuck through the cracks in the substantial 5.1 update, which was released last week.

Here’s the complete list of changes for this release:

MarsEdit 5.1.1

  • Restore functionality of the MarsEdit Micropost app extension
  • Cmd-Shift-D shortcut now works to send a post from the Micropost panel
  • Fix syntax highlighting of entity references within HTML blocks
  • Fix a bug in which published posts sometimems remained in Local Drafts folder
  • Fix a bug that prevented Mastodon blogs with MP3 media items from refreshing
  • Fix a crash when refreshing a WordPress blog with a malformed featured image post
  • Improve performance when initializing a data source with lots of posts with featured images
  • Restore dynamic hiding/showing of advanced menu items while holding/releasing option key
  • Disable formatting keyboard shortcuts in Mastodon Micropost panel, since it doesn’t support markup

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