1.02.2740 (2024/05/31)   🠦 loxx_setup_1.2.2740.exe

  • New Automation API function SaveCopyAs.

1.02.2739   🠦 loxx_setup_1.2.2739.exe

  • File open dialog fixes (faster icon load, annoying folder expand when content changes).

1.02.2737   🠦 loxx_setup_1.2.2737.exe

  • Show tray message and flash app-icon in case of trigger match in minimized state.

1.02.2731   🠦 loxx_setup_1.2.2731.exe

  • Fix for wrong sync jumps after filter/reset filter.
  • Support of drop files to target view.

1.02.2715   🠦 loxx_setup_1.2.2715.exe

  • Fix for wrong input file type detection in dynamic merge.
  • Fix for ignored late responding files in dynamic merge.

1.02.2701   🠦 loxx_setup_1.2.2701.exe

  • Broken links in About-Box repaired.
  • Optional merge of “new data” only for continuous merge sessions.
  • “Clear” in merged sessions resets merge to “new data only” (waiting for end of file takes to long in case of huge merge sources).
  • Parameters of “MergeFiles” automation function are changed!

1.02.2677   🠦 loxx_setup_1.2.2677.exe

  • Reload sessions after changes in session dialog.
  • Beta implementation for shared configurations.
  • Portable version download.
  • Fix: No endless waiting for filtered files from macro (lines valid report was too early).
  • Fix: Don’t restart changed macros while a macro is running.
  • Fix: Crash fix in session dialog.
  • Fix: Last 2 chars invisible while having both scrollbars.

1.02.2598   🠦 loxx_setup_1.2.2598.exe

  • Fix for hanging scroll positions when resizing views.
  • Toolbar flicker paint fix.
  • Automation function for macro re-schedule added.

1.02.2589   🠦 loxx_setup_1.2.2589.exe

  • Crash fix when closing remote files (scp / ftp etc.).
  • Support of open file with wild cards from command line.
  • Minor paint fixes.
  • Re-arrange groups in settings list.

1.02.2560   🠦 loxx_setup_1.2.2560.exe

  • Fix for Clipboard-views saying “line positions not valid”
  • Clipboard functions in Automation API.
  • Better names for Clipboard views (no GUIDs).
  • Auto repeat find repeating a search when last match count was 0 and file content changed (see find dialog).

1.02.2553   🠦 loxx_setup_1.2.2553.exe

  • Fix for failing synchronize if filtered files are restarted.
  • “Open clipboard content” added (see file menu).
  • Macro documentation extended.
  • Fix for quick-selection reset caused by file reloads.
  • Optionally apply filters / highlights to all views through main toolbar.


  • Fix for IP-highlighting (detected IPs with 4-digit last block).
  • Automation API extended (adding lines to snippet view).
  • Fix for copy from find result view (copied wrong lines from source file).


  • Fix for long taking close of filtered high active files.
  • Crash fix when moving views through automation interface.


  • New feature: adaptable tab displays in case of several views with identical names but different paths.
  • Fix for wrong tooltip position if many tabs are displayed and tabs are scrolled.
  • Fix for non starting halt-triggers when opening a file and incorrect position jumps.


  • Fix for showing full line when performing view sync (last line was shown only partially sometimes).
  • Automation extension: allow user alignment of views.
  • New feature: IP-Highlighting (check settings menu, license required).


  • Ask for credentials for network shares
  • Minor UI fixes.
  • Reload timeout introduced for rotating logs.
  • Clear find results on reload.
  • Filtered file view rework (reload changes only by trigger from source).


  • Auto update file changes in file open dialog.
  • Time filter added to file open dialog.
  • Network Share support improved in FileOpen dialog.
  • File change / reload detection improved.


  • Fix for irritating output in “FindInFiles” if lines contain tabs.
  • File open dialog and file patterns added.
  • Fix for hanging application after “show in explorer” for remote files (menu not displayed for URL files).
  • Fix for non working wild card filters.
  • Rework of import / export settings.
  • Minor UI fixes (when changing settings).


  • More alignments added (left and tabbed, top and tabbed).
  • Fix for “showing tabs for new views” while tabs should be hidden.
  • Jump to line position with click in density graph.
  • Fix for case insensitive searches with intern patterns (searched case sensitive).
  • Fix for “Open file location” for files containing blanks.
  • Crash fix when double clicking empty toolbar region.
  • Beta version of internal file open dialog (preparation for extensions, disabled by default — see Settings / Misc).


  • ArrangeWindows function uses enum (previously int).
  • Fix for automation functions with classes as input.


  • Minor UI fixes (store dialog positions).
  • Ensure visible start up position when stating with changed display settings.
  • Swap color context menu added in HighLightSettings list.
  • “Hide tabs” option added for more content lines (see settings menu).
  • Fix for fast pattern matches at end of line (contained the line end chars).


  • Minor UI fixes.
  • Use a toolbar for graphics output header and find output.
  • Fix for huge files waiting for finished line infos (when starting async action like find).


  • Fixes for combo selection of Alias / Filter / Highlights
  • Alias settings with file patterns
  • Compile macros only if required.
  • Store credentials in recent file settings.
  • Rework of graphics input and output.
  • Fix for sync from snippet view (set the current line but did not show).
  • Fix for rare crash during shut down.
  • Multifind with “search for all expressions” (alternative to complex regex expressions).
  • Find dialog fixes (improved control update).


  • Minor fix in highlight dropdown (shows 2 checked entries).


  • Minor UI fixes (show more tooltips / popup size calculation).


  • Size calculation of line popup improved.
  • Fix for graphic output not showing standard graphics (trace density etc).


  • Beta implementation of line-view popup.
  • Clear snippets in case of file reload / recreate.
  • Minor paint fix in toolbar.
  • Fix for wrongly detected UNICODE encoding.


  • New feature: Import export of settings (see Settings menu).
  • Repeat last 15 macros from toolbar (drop menu).
  • Minor changes in drop context menus (show checked items).


  • Fix for opening highlight instead of filter settings.


  • Fix for missing toolbar updates (highlights or filters seems to remain selected).


  • Repeat search with drop menu allowing access to the last 15 searches.
  • Fixes for local toolbars (wrong command mappings).


  • Rework of filter and highlight dialogs.
  • Local toolbar at single views (can be disabled Settings -> Misc.).
  • Easier filter/highlight selection.
  • Fix for missing delta times in case of zero distances in find results.


  • Time stamps accessible from macros.
  • Fix for search returning rarely wrong line positions.
  • Minor query extensions.


  • Fix for missing filtered icon in file tab if filtering is too fast.
  • Fix for sync between filtered / unfiltered files.
  • Fix Windows 11 causing trouble with NO_BUFFERING flag (caused read access errors).


  • Fix for annoying auto-complete bug in Find-In-Files target combo.


  • User macro file added to setup.
  • Auto start macro option added (automatic start with file open).
  • Description field added for filter and highlight entries.


  • Restore quick selection when returning to unfiltered view.
  • Highlight matching timestamps in file while editing time patterns.
  • Flicker fix after settings change.
  • Alpha implementation for value display fed from macros.


  • Toggle filtered/unfiltered with Ctrl-Shift-R (or Ctrl-Shift-Toolbar button).


  • Line buffer size detection disabled (did not work correctly).


  • Reload files with huge Fix line end – key jumping to end of file.
  • Fix for quick-filters with ‘(‘ (tries to match patterns)
  • Fix line end – key jumping to end of file.
  • Minor high-dpi changes


  • Enable sync button always (not only for time stamp containing files)
  • Fix for find in files from macro (stopped too early with many matches).


  • Filtered view sync also for remote files.
  • File filtering with simple patterns.
  • Fix for highlighting with regex expression.
  • File position sync reworked (no diff between time and position).


  • Minor fixes for filtered view syncs.


  • New feature: Synchronize filtered and original views by stored offsets.In case of huge files this might case a high memory load (offsets are limited to 100 millions)
  • Fix for filtered running UNICODE logs.
  • Output functions use enumeration types (might need a change in C#-macros!).


  • Break remote downloads when closing files (caused long waits while closing).


  • Fix for wrong time offset display when using “UTC to local” or vice versa.


  • Fix for wrong “find in files output” after search in UTF8-BOM files.
  • Fix for irritating button states in find dialog (if no file was open).
  • Copy content only option added for Find-in-files output.
  • Fix for wrong highlighting in “FindInFiles” results if pattern is found in file name.
  • Incremental updates for scp an sftp remote files improved.
  • Fix for rare crash during shutdown.
  • It’s 2023 …. happy new year!


  • Fix for damaged C# interface definition file.


  • Support of sftp and scp protocols in sessions.
  • Fix for wrong (static) adding daylight offsets in predefined time offsets.


  • Support of sftp and scp protocols.
  • Fix for non closed FTP connections.
  • Fix for crash when reading huge lines in binary files.


  • Fix for jump from graphic find matches to line position.
  • Setup fix removing installations in the 32-bit folder.


  • Minor paint fixes.
  • Fix in pattern searches.
  • Fix for disabling sample macros.
  • File positions of macros improved (for editing macros from dialog).
  • Documentation changes.
  • Remove write protection when saving copies.
  • Fix for save of filtered files.
  • Fix for closing files while queries are running.


  • Copy C# samples also during update setups.
  • C# Macro loading also from subdirectories


  • Automation API extended for creating graphics.
  • Graphic samples added.
  • XY-Graphs with several lines.
  • Use dark mode independent from system settings.


  • Fix for disappearing find results when switching views.


  • Documentation extended.
  • Graphics improved and samples added.


  • Setup fix (VC-redist package)


  • C# references added (for Linq usage)
  • Don’t clear macro generated graphic outputs when closing files.


  • Clear quick selection first — then line selection with “escape”-key.
  • Overwrite temp-setting if folder does not exist.
  • Fix for stored density information (re-loaded content was wrong).
  • Fix for FTP connections with user/pwd (connect failed).


  • Show progress while downloading update setup.
  • Time pattern added to default settings.


  • 64-bit installer uses correct directory (check shortcuts for possible required updates!).
  • Alpha implementation C# Macros (see documentation “Automation”).
  • Minor paint fix for selected empty lines.
  • Fix for wrong or slow time sync when working with time offsets.
  • Fix for missing checked “ShowChangedTimes” state in TimeSettings Dialog.


  • Optional mirroring of network files.
  • Fix for save selection (huge selections did not save correctly).
  • More graphics extensions/fixes.


  • Default graphic for content / time added
  • Show red background in find progress if canceled or max match count was exceeded.


  • Fix for showing spurious “Time stamps valid”.
  • Crash fix for bar charts (if max results > real results).
  • Minor fixes around graphics.


  • License required for graphics.
  • Fix for jump to line 0 after search.


  • Fixes for initial query run (some things worked only after restart)


  • Time pattern detection fixes.
  • Alpha implementation for graphical outputs.
  • Alternative pattern search to regular expressions added (much faster).
  • Wild card search improved (using simple patterns now).


  • Feature added: Start find with inline selection for current and optionally other open files.
  • Fix for missing find result window update when clearing find results.


  • Clear find results when clearing or resetting running view.
  • Auto horizontal scroll (while selecting) improved.
  • Crash fix when collecting snippets from URL-files.


  • Reopen session in next start.
  • Switch to case sensitive search if possible (faster).
  • Performance improvement when walking through huge find match lists.
  • Performance for line info parsing improved.


  • Default filter pattern added (allows to define default filters for special file names).
  • Minor UI changes (tooltip hints, etc,)


  • Crash fix for null pointer access when duplicating a view.


  • Clear quick selection when selecting lines.
  • Continuous merge of files (beta).


  • Fix for find in files reporting not all matches.
  • Global storage for FTP credentials.
  • Session files replacing file groups.


  • Optional broadcast quick selections to other open files.
  • Minor time sync fixes.


  • Beta implementation for FTP-based log-files.


  • Fix for failing registration during setup.


  • Fix for showing only one highlight color.
  • Fix for not showing negative delta times.


  • Group file handling reworked (merge works only for non-unicode files!).
  • Fix for time syncs (better matching line find).
  • Auto update for URL-files added.
  • Update find result window more frequently.
  • Minor performance optimizations.


  • Fix: crash when synchronizing time stamp positions.


  • Fix: Crash when opening find dialog in new installations.


  • Fix for missing tab expansion when displaying UNICODE files.
  • Reset selection when saving changed files.
  • Minor paint fixes.


  • Clear line details window when closing last file.
  • Performance improvements for find in files.
  • Fix for missing updates when viewing files with a start offset.