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1) Discus has a new compound document format that allows you to edit up to 150 different parts of a die cut paper, which expands the reach of Discus to cover almost every kind of die cut label available. Discus now supports over 1500 papers and printers, which means most every label on the market. This includes all kinds of office labels, all kinds of video labels like MiniDV, DVC-Pro, DVCam, VHS, Betacam, Umatic, etc. Audiocassettes, Visting cards, file folder labels, address labels, etc.
2) Discus has a powerful photo collage tool to make it fast and easy to keep your digital photo collection backed up and orgainized. Don't leave your priceless family photos on a hard drive which can break, copy them to backup media, and label them so you can find them later!
3) Discus can import from many new sources like lists of filenames, MP3 tags.
4) Discus can now export to Photoshop, TIFF, BMP, etc. for sending to a professional print house.
4) Discus has a new symbol layer with all the important DVD symbols and logos built in.
5) Discus has doubled the paint resolution
6) New photo tools like drop shadow and border treatments
7) Paint layer can now move in the stacking order so you can paint on top of photos
8) Photos have more automatic scaling options
9) Rulers and grids have been added
10) Automatic white knockout for logos when you need to make a logo transparent
11) Will display any documents in the special folder called "TEMPLATES" as stationery, for quick access to company standard designs.
12) You can now remove any of the most recently edited documents by clicking a delete button
13) Photos have a replace button to swap a new photo in.
14) Discus files are now cross-platform and can be moved and edited freely between macintosh and windows computers.
15) Discus has a new font remapping tool when moving documents between two computers with different font sets, where we show a thumbnail example of the font that was on the other computer to facilitate a better matchup.
16) There are hundreds of other little improvements in Discus 4; try our demo to see how it can help you get your labeling tasks done faster and easier!