Today PhatWare released PhatPad 4.1, with improved performance for Windows Vista users. PhatPad lets users draw pictures, jot down notes or put a mixture of pictures and typed text on a virtual scratch pad.
PhatPad offers many editing commands like Undo, Redo, Copy, Paste, Zoom, Draw, Erase and more. You can customize the pen palette, the toolbar and even export your drawings and notes. These features are great for Tablet users on the go. The upgraded software now includes PhatPad viewer, which allows users to view PhatPad files for the first time on their Microsoft Windows Mobile-based smartphones and it lets users share their documents and drawings with Pocket PC and smartphone users who don’t have the full version of PhatPad.
Other new PhatPad features:
- Allows to load background images
- Allows toolbar customization
- Supports handwriting recognition (PenOffice and/or CalliGrapher software is required, sold separately); Tablet PC recognizer can also be used
- Supports vertical and horizontal auto scrolling
- Allows to mix digital text, handwriting and drawing on the same page
- Supports document templates
- Supports printing (Desktop/Tablet PC)
- Supports document password protection with 265-bit encryption
- Includes 7 UI themes (Desktop/Tablet PC)
- Includes new bring to front/send to back commands
- Includes spell checker for Desktop PC
- Allows changing page order in the PhatPad document
- Allows notes animation with new Animation feature
- Includes multiple customizable toolbars
- Includes new File and Page managers for Pocket PC
- Includes new Pocket PC Today screen add-on
- Supports Windows Mobile 5.0
- Supports Windows Vista
PhatPad 4.1 is compatible with Pocket PCs running Windows Mobile 2003 or later and Tablet, Desktop and UMPCs with Windows 2000 SP3 or later including Windows Vista with Windows Mobile Device Center component.
PhatPad 4.1 is available now for $39.95. A free 30-day trial version of PhatPad 4.1 can be downloaded from PhatWare’s web site and for a limited time they are offering special software combo package deals.