The MetaComic client is a windows desktop based comic strip retrieval and archiving utility used to fetch comic strips from various publicly available RSS/XML feeds on the Internet. It can be used to update your daily comic strips for viewing at ease of your windows desktop. The application maintains a folder based comic strip database in which you can store and manage your favorite comic strips. It can be used to convert comic strip images in your comic strip database to CBZ (comic book archive) format or PDF (Portable Document Format) format for archiving and viewing in your eComic Reader( eg. ComicRack).
NEW: Supports over 222 Comic Strip RSS/XML feeds !!!
NEW: Added MetaComic Comic News Reader (NYT Comics RSS News) for comic enthusiast to keep update with the comic strip world.
NEW: Added support for your custom comics.com RSS,Check Options Menu to add url and use.
NEW: Experimental Comic Collector in the works.Used for downloading shared comic strips.
NEW: On close minimizes to tray.
NEW: Can schedule comic plug-in updates as you wish,Check Options Scheduler.
NEW: 32 additional WebComic comic plug-ins added.
NEW: Added comic slide show option.MetaComic slide show option for both Viewer and Archiver.
NEW: Added add to bookmark/favorite from Viewer Screen Menu
NEW: Better minimial PDF rendering.
FIX: Better error logging and options.
FIX: Comic fetch would not continue after 404 http error on image not found for a plug-in , user had to try again or disable plug-in.
FIX: MetaComic Plugin enhancements and bug fixes.
FIX: Comic of today would not be displayed on viewer if not .gif
FIX: Comic strip database folder and plug-in download folder mismatch based on application settings lapse.
Program Information Category:
Tools and Utilities Type:
Free Version: 2.3 Beta Size: 3.1MB Works on: Windows