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Changes in version 4.2.3 (Jul 25, 2018)

New Functionality

  • Added ELPIS BIOTECH MW markers.


  • Improved the default presentation of the collection search interface.
  • Made various textual enhancements.
  • Enhanced a dialog to allow specification of the file name when saving to a collection.
    (Requested by Carles Alvarez)
  • Enabled renaming of a selected folder in a collection by clicking the folder name that is now shown above the sequence display.
  • Added a "Set as Main Collection..." command to the collection interface.


  • Fixed issues with opening, saving, and aligning sequences traces on Windows when the file or the username has Unicode characters.
    (Reported by Inessa, Jinyeong Cheon, Yuichi Hiraoka, and Mituyasu)
  • Fixed an issue that prevented using SnapGene with accounts on Windows that have Unicode characters in the username.
    (Reported by Shoma, Mayumi Motoki, Jaeyoun Kim, and Maki Masatoshi)
  • Corrected a regression with opening Geneious files.
    (Reported by Do Soon Kim and Tiago Donatelli Serafim)
  • Improved the reliability of accessing LabArchives accounts.
    (Reported by Marion Johnson)
  • Fixed issues with saving to LabArchives with accounts on Windows that have Unicode characters in the username.
  • Corrected a regression with selecting in the right end of a DNA sequence while using the Edit DNA Ends dialog.
  • Ensured that a file dragged into a collection is selected.
  • Ensured that after performing a search in a collection, the first matching file is displayed.
  • Disabled the "Search Previous Results" button for a collection until search criteria have been specified.