Power Music Essentials

Power Music Essentials Version History

Date Version Details
22nd Feb 2018 Improvements to PDF import in Sheet Music Editor. Faster import plus progress bar allowing stop during import of large files. Fixed occasional blank pages appearing in large files (caused by Microsoft update).
Other minor bug fixes.
2nd Nov 2017 New button for ChordPro File import in the Chord Sheet editor, but it is only implemented in Power Music Professional
Quick Search now uses multiple criteria (use "+" for Boolean AND) eg Tomlin+Redman for all songs where Tomlin AND Redman are writers.
CCLI button now links correctly to the updated CCLI website to search for title of the song.
Fixed: Title now visible when going through song list of chord sheets in full screen
Incorrect song was sometimes highlighted by rapid mouse movement in playlist in Full Screen - fixed.
Landscape sheet music now scales correctly when printed.
Other minor bug fixes.
21st July 2016 Major update including all fixes and enhancements which have been applied to Power Music Professional.
The Sheet Music Editor now has the new interface. See the Help section for detailed use of this feature. Certain features are still only available in Professional. Check the Feature comparison table for details.
27th Nov 2014 Allow song notes to be viewed and edited in playlist sidebar (full screen mode) even if song is not on playlist
New setting - auto display metronome/tempo in full screen
Support for new iPad app. It is important to use this version if uploading songs from iPad app and downloading to PM Essentials
Minor bug fixes
12th Sept 2014 Power music Essentials has now been brought up to date with all* Power Music Professional updates since 28th April (see version history for Power Music Professional). Includes updates to French and German languages.
*Excludes updates to features not applicable such as Libraries, Annotations, multiple PDF import.
28th April 2014 Improvements to import, faster search, bug fixes. Remembers margins in select screen.
21st April 2014 Fixed an issue which prevented the import of a large number of songs from previous versions
1st April 2014 Minor bug fixes
25th March 2014 Fixes to chord sheet editor
20th March 2014 Correction to language setting in Download from PM Box
20th March 2014 Improvements to the update process to embed in the program
20th March 2014 Corrections to chord notation translations and transpose in full screen
9th March 2014 Minor bug fixes
6th March 2014 Release version with Spring Harvest Digital Songbook 2014 CD
27th Feb 2014 The first version for Beta testing