Windows (8) Update Notifier - V1.0.1

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Released: Feb 3, 2013
Updated: Feb 3, 2013 by ChristophPangerl
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Release Notes

- Added Portuguese translation (thanks to Igor Rückert)
- Added Dutch translation (thanks to Dirk Schuermans)
- Minor improvements to handle too long texts correctly.

- Updated version to 1.0 as this version is not in test state anymore.
- Signed the application with a strong key.
- Added some CommandLine arguments (see CommandLine arguments)
- Added German language pack (Installation Instructions).
- Ensure that only one instance of the application is running. If a second instance is started, the settings dialog of the first instance is opened (see issue Cannot access settings).

- Added Settings dialog for changing update interval and configuring the app as auto startup.
- Select between two popup-styles: The Windows 7 Style and the Metro Style.
- Hide the system tray icon when no updates are available.

- bugfix: do not inform about hidden updates (which are hidden via the windows update control panel)
- added possibility for disabling popup-notification temporarily (updates will be searched but no popup will be shown). Can be useful for disabling notifications during presentations.

- popup redesign
- if connection to the update-service can not be established, retry every 30 seconds. After 10 iterations search every hour for updates.

- search for new updates every hour
- added icons for the three states: searching, updates found, no updates available

- informs about updates via a popup
- enables to open the windows uipdate dialog directly
- is shown as a icon in the system tray

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