Four New Plugins for Runtime Revolution and Dreamcard
More Free Plugins Available from So Smart Software

Paris, March 16th 2005
So Smart Software today announces the availability of four new plugins for
the award winning Revolution family of software development tools
( These new plugins provide additional features that
support backups, stack management, thumbnail images and ASCII text. The
plugins come with help stacks in French and English and are available for
Mac OS and Windows XP.

“These new plugins are the perfect complement for the user friendly
Revolution product family and because they are free everyone can benefit,”
said Eric Chatonet of So Smart Software. “The availability of these free
plugins is just another reason for those writing software to choose
Revolution and Dreamcard.”

Backups Picker 1.0 – Project security plugin

Backups Picker oversees the progression of an unlimited number of projects
and automatically runs incremental backups when they are modified. It lets
developers choose the projects that it monitors, the time interval between
backups and the number of backups to be archived. It makes retrieving
archived backups easy with the aid of a powerful history tool.

Stacks Picker 1.0 – Working environment plugin

With just one mouse click, Stacks Picker lets you open, close or start any
stacks which are organised in sets. It also contains other features which
make manipulating individual or sets of stacks quick and simple.

Thumbnails Picker 1.0 – Image processing utility

Create JPEG optimised thumbnails from any PNG, GIF, BMP and JPEG file by
simply dragging and dropping the image. Developers can also set the size
and quality of the JPEG thumbnail easily and the batch processing feature
makes it easy to automate the process.

ASCII Picker 1.0 – ASCII guide utility

ASCII Picker lets developers visualise ASCII codes from 33 to 255 in all
available fonts and from 10 to 20 point size. ASCII picker also reminds
people of non visible codes and automatically displays the font while they
typing a character or code.

This announcement brings to ten the number of free Revolution and Dreamcard
plugins available from So Smart Software. For further details, screenshots
and downloads, please visit

About So Smart Software

Located in Paris, France, So Smart Software is an outstanding French team
of ergonomists, computer artists and programmers grouped around Eric
Chatonet. With over twenty years of experience in Xtalk software and
interactive media development, they create specialized buit-to-order
applications in various fields: management, multimedia, Internet, etc, that
combine an icomparable design, exemplary ergonomics, rapid product
development and 100% reliability on Windows, MacOS or Linux platforms.