Software Release Information



Release Date: February 11, 2017

  1. This is a mandatory Security Update for registering Zapps Pro Collection serial numbers with the secure Digital River Inc. servers. Digital River is the exclusive reseller of Great Circle Learning products.





Release Date: December 1, 2016

  1. Remove the Script PowerPoint function because this functionality is now in a new product called Zapps Pro Scripter.


Release Date: December 1, 2016

  1. A Security Fix has been implemented to address and correct Activation issues caused by required changes for our online registration service with Digital River and their PCI compliance.


Release Date: March 21, 2016

  1. Updated Help menu link to connect to new online tutorials on the Great Circle Learning website.

NOTE: On April 1, 2016 the auto-renew feature was removed from the "12-months 1-payment" subscription plan. Renewals are welcome and encouraged, but you must take action to initiate the renewal. The auto-renew feature is still in place for the "12-months 12-payments" subscription plan.


Release Date: February 25, 2016

  1. Addition of the Generate Alt Text function to automatically generate Alternate Text titles and descriptions for every picture, chart, shape, grouped shape, SmartArt, table, text box and video in an open Word document.
  2. Addition of the Pro Editor tools tor making documents professionally consistent with the Style Guide in use. 
  3. Addition of the Pro List Numbering tools to address the way Word works with numbered lists, which is to continue the numbering as  more lists are added. The Pro List Numbering tools automatically find and restart the numbering of each list in an open document to eliminate the need to search for restart each list manually. 
  4. Addition of the Script PowerPoint tool to allow the writer to set up and script PowerPoint files within Word. Slide notes can be marked to indicate who they are for and how much time should be spent on the slide. Instructional cues for presenters and producers can be added. When scripted PowerPoint files are used with george! and LeaderGuide Pro to create Word documents the markers added using the Script PPT tool will be transferred in to enhance the automated output to reduce the need for additional formatting of the final speaker notes, handouts, facilitator guides and participant guides.