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The Beta versions of the Mobipocket Reader can be easily differenciated by their build number.
This build number is available in the About Box of the Mobipocket Reader.

To display it, launch the Mobipocket Reader, select the Help menu and the About... option.
A message box will display some informations about the Mobipocket Reader.

These informations will for exemple contain the folowing line :
version : 6.0 Beta 1 - Build 556

This number allows the Beta Testers to know if the bug they might find has been fixed since they have downloaded the Mobipocket Reader Beta version, and if so they can download the new version.


October 3rd, 2008 : 6.2 build 614 :
  • Dictionary search issues fixed

September 23rd, 2008 : 6.2 build 613 :
August 26th, 2008 : 6.2 build 611 :
April 11th, 2008 : 6.2 build 604 :
  • Manual install for all devices
  • Better progress report while sending eBooks

March 20th, 2008 : 6.2 build 600 :
  • Palm devices support enhancement

March 6th, 2008 : 6.2 build 599 :
  • Devices in "File transfer mode" enhancement

February 28th, 2008 : 6.2 build 597 :
  • Devices in "File transfer mode" support
  • "Add Device" menu makes you download the right software for your device
  • Bluetooth connection for Symbian devices improvement

February 7th, 2008 : 6.2 build 596 :
  • Wikipedia search improvements
  • Removable Storage Support : allow reading encrypted eBooks on an other device from the storage
  • New device images : Windows Mobile Treo , BlackBerry 81 & 88 & 83 Series , Sony Ericsson UIQ , HTC Touch , Eten M600+ , Glofiish X800

January 25th, 2007 : 6.2 build 595 :
  • Wikipedia search improvements
  • Mass storage mode support with BlackBerries & Nokia S60 3d Ed. & Sony Ericsson UIQ 3
  • Ideographic characters bug fixed
  • Reading lists are sorted alphabetically

December 7th, 2007 : 6.2 build 594 :
  • Wikipedia/Wiktionary enhancement (lookup settings)
  • Connected devices appear in Left Pane
  • Drag & Drop eBooks and eNews on your devices
  • Lookup keyboard shortcut works in all views
November 29th, 2007 : 6.2 build 593 :
  • Wikipedia/Wiktionary integration
November 20th, 2007 : 6.1 Release build 591 :
  • Minor UI improvements
  • BlackBerry Connection enhancement
November 16th, 2007 : 6.1 beta build 590 :
  • Bookeen CyBook Gen 3 detection improvement
  • Forgot Mail Link in Logon Dialog issue fixed
October 31st, 2007 : 6.1 alpha build 588 :
  • Software installation issues fixed
  • eNews text extraction improvements
October 29th, 2007 : 6.1 alpha build 587 :
  • Palm detection
  • Navigation improvements
October 16th, 2007 : 6.1 alpha build 586 :
  • Vista Thumbnail View enhancement
  • Removable drives issues fixes
  • eNews extraction improvements
October 8th, 2007 : 6.1 alpha build 585 :
  • Vista Removable Drive Support
  • Palm devices support (with Palm Desktop 6.2 Beta for Vista)
  • Better English / German / French UI localization
February 21st, 2007 : build 580:
  • Official Release

February 7th, 2007 : Release Candidate 2 build 572 :
  • Error Reporting System heavy enhancements
  • Many wizard improvements (Empty library / Online Account Logon / Install new Device / Send eBooks automatically / Maximum number of Devices reached)
  • CHM Import crash fix
  • Better English / Japanese / French UI localization
  • Lookup/Search improvements
  • "Get eBook Information" + "Check for Mobi Reader Update" + "Wrong device version" + "Windows 2000 crash" fixes

December 20th, 2006 : Release Candidate 1 build 568: 12030 Downloads
  • Storage Card Synchronization bugs fixed
  • Error Reporting System
  • Search View heavy enhancements
  • Ordered lists support (<li> </li>). It requires eBooks generated with Mobigen 6.0 build 29 or Creator 4.2 build 35
  • OCF files (.epub) integration
  • BlackBerry Pearl storage card support
  • Many UI small fixes (Preview Pane , Thumbnails , Skin , Toolbar , Wizards)

December 11th, 2006 : Beta version build 566: 1868 Downloads
  • New Palm installation crash fixed
  • Search Box enhanced
  • Search View improvements
  • Mobipocket Reader skinning enabled

November 29th, 2006 : Beta version build 565: 3920 Downloads
  • Last eBooks can be synchronized with your mobile device automatically
  • Launch time dramatically reduced
  • eBooks with Audio enabled (whatever Windows Media Player version)
  • eNews detected as corrupted are now successfully added
  • Multi-pages extraction eNews bugs fixed
  • "Virtual Memory" too low Windows notification message removed

October 12th, 2006 : Beta version build 564: 10937 Downloads
  • Feed articles pane UI enhanced
  • Now Reading View bugs fixed (3 columns display & search menu are now efficient)
  • Device Installation improved
  • UIQ 3 devices installation bugs fixed
  • Duplicate entries in libraries due to eBooks download through Internet Explorer® removed
  • Bookmarks & Annotations synchronization problems with some Nokia PC Suite 6.x bugs fixed
  • Samsung PC Suite integration

October 10th, 2006 : Beta version build 563 : 398 Downloads
  • Annotations pane UI modified
  • Fonts & colors dynamic selection greatly improved
  • Online Account & eBookStore views enhancements (login & passwords stored)
  • Crash on startup with corrupted files fixed
  • Multiple eBooks activation improvements

September 29th, 2006 : Beta version build 562 : 2361 Downloads
  • Source pane UI improvement
  • Symbian UIQ 3 integration bugs fixed
  • Now reading view settings saved
  • Many small UI bugs fixed
  • Lookup tooltip improvements

September 22nd, 2006 : Beta version build 560 : 1998 Downloads
  • Enhanced search view UI
  • Spell correction enabled in search view lookup
  • Dialing with Skype® from links inside eBooks
  • Only TrueType® fonts supporting ANSI characters are listed for dynamic font selection menu
  • Source pane items navigation improved
  • Wrong filter criteria display fixed

September 20th, 2006 : Beta version build 559 : 467 Downloads
  • Minor source pane UI bugs + drag & drop on locations
  • Multi dictionaries search from any windows application
  • eDocs library entry removed
  • Filters criteria sorted by alphabetic order
  • Automatic eBook retargeting fixed
  • Some back/forward minor bugs fixed
  • "Send to Card" feature fixed for MS Smartphone devices

September 15th, 2006 : Beta version build 558 : 1037 Downloads
  • Enhanced source pane
  • New multi dictionary search feature
  • New eDocs library entry

September 11th, 2006 : Beta version build 556 : 565 Downloads
  • First beta version

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