Jarte jär · 'tay noun (est. 2001) 1. A free word processor based on the Microsoft WordPad word processing engine built into Windows. 2. A fast starting, easy to use word processor that expands well beyond the WordPad feature set. 3. A small, portable word processor whose documents are fully compatible with Word and WordPad.
A optional Quick
Bar feature has been added that provides instant access to a number of
frequently used features.
on Top option has been added to the Options menu.
A global hot key can be defined for the
menu. This makes it easy to access the Clip List while using programs other
Paste Board feature displays a special document tab that automatically
records everything copied to the clipboard.
A new Line Guide
feature displays a colored, translucent, moveable, horizontal bar that can
be used to highlight a line of interest in a document.
Jarte's interface background pattern
changed to one of the installed backgrounds,
provided on the Jarte web site, or to any custom background. Previously,
this feature was exclusive to Jarte Plus.
Jarte's various color selection palettes now include a new row of color
selection buttons to which the user can assign custom colors.
Jarte now supports the keyboard's Scroll Lock key. When Scroll Lock is
enabled document scrolling can be performed using the up and down arrow
keys. The Scroll Lock state is displayed in the
status bar. This
A printable PDF manual is included with all Jarte Plus purchases.
Previously, the PDF manual was only available with the purchase of the Jarte
The document title was not being included in the spooled print job when
the Quick Print or the Print and Exit features were used.
The Recent Fonts submenu of the Fonts menu was not always being
There were cases where Jarte was not automatically starting in screen
reader mode even if a screen reader was already running.
Jarte 3.3 allowed hyperlinks to folders. That capability was
inadvertently lost in Jarte 3.4, but it has now been restored.
If a backslash character was included in the "Line to show" field of the
Insert Hyperlink window then the "Line to show" text was not properly
formatted when inserted into the document.
The Smart Quotes menu item in the Options menu did not always properly
reflect whether the Smart Quotes feature was currently enabled.
Files names containing the ampersand character were not properly
displayed in the Tabs menu.
The Tabs menu was not being immediately updated to reflect the new file
name when Save As was used to save a file under a different name.
Jarte allowed saving to read-only files when certain non-text changes
were made to the document (e.g., setting bookmarks, changing print settings,
Jarte did not always properly load the page margins and paper size from
documents created with a word processor other than Jarte.
If the Minimal Layout was in use, and the alternate main menu was in
use, and a plain text document was opened, the Paragraph menu items always
appeared disabled from that point forward even if the user switched to a
rich text document.
Other small fixes have been added.
Program Information Category:
Tools and Utilities Type:
Free Version: 4.1 Size: 2.89MB Works on: Windows