pro Fit 7.0 Features


What's new in pro Fit 7?

Welcome to pro Fit 7. We have rebuilt pro Fit from the ground up to complete the transition to cocoa and the latest Mac OS X technologies. We have done this while trying to avoid a total break with the past, and we believe we have succeeded with maintaining familiar paradigms and functionalities for current users. However, some things needed to take on a slightly new shape, and during the rewrite process we also added several new features. This document is a short summary of the main differences between pro Fit 7 and the previous versions.

Windows and Documents

Like its predecessors, pro Fit 7 uses several different kinds of documents (text documents for scripts or function definitions; data; drawings/plots) that appear in three different kind of windows. The appearance of the windows has been modified as part of the transition to the new Mac OS X technologies we are now using, and there are some general new functionalities:

Drawing

Drawing windows and the way their content is edited have undergone the most changes in pro Fit 7.

Data

Working with data remains essentially unchanged. But there are some minor interface upgrades and some major behind the scenes upgrades:

Text Documents

Working with text also remains essentially unchanged. Some minor upgrades include:

Other notable new features

Here is a list of the most important new features supported by pro Fit 7:

Sandboxing note

Since pro Fit 7 is sandboxed, it cannot access files outside its application container without explicit user permission. The application container is found under "~/Library/Containers/com.quansoft.profit". Therefore:

More information

This information can also be found by clicking "What's new" in the welcome screen.

System requirements

pro Fit 7.0 has been designed for MacOS 10.9. It has not been certified for MacOS versions earlier than 10.8.