Q++Studio has been in operation since 1997 and is currently available in two versions:
July 1st, 2017)
Q++Studio XV4 Enterprise
The premium version of Q++Studio corresponding to the Client/Server and Enterprise licensing levels.
•64-bit database engine with inter-client messaging.
•Native 64-bit executable and libraries.
•Multi-site and multi-database support with the possibility of importing from one database to another.
•Optimized database access allowing clients to connect to the server via a regular internet connection.
•Native Arabic support, without the need for any 3rd-party Xtensions or DLLs (supports both legacy AXT Arabic fonts and the modern Unicode Arabic fonts, even those which do not cover all the multi-character Arabic ligatures).
•Native Hebrew support, without the need for any 3rd-party Xtensions or DLLs.
•Improved worldwide public holidays synchronization.
•Moon Lore module to calculate the auspicious/inauspicious days for gardening and lifestyle events and tasks.
•Improved, expanded, and faster, 64-bit astronomical calculations library.
•Numerous improvements to the user interface, including support for regex syntax when searching for holidays, one-time-dates, saints, namedays and slogans.
•Windows 10 styled UI improvements.
•Despite the UI improvements above, as was the case with all previous new versions, current users will still find all the features they know, where they expect them to be, but in each dialog they will note improvements due to more modern components and improved user interaction.
•Full re-write of the software and worldwide public holidays updaters.
•Support for QuarkXPress versions 8-9-10-2015-2016-2017-2018.
•Support for the 64-bit versions of Windows 7, Windows 8.1, and Windows 10 on the client side.
•Runs on the 64-bit versions of Windows 7, Windows 10 and Windows 2012 Server on the server side..
The XV4 Enterprise version is a separate version of Q++Studio, developed and maintained in parallel with the Standard XE3 version of Q++Studio. It requires a separate new license and maintenance agreement.
July 1st, 2018)
The standard version of Q++Studio corresponding to the Basics, Standard, Workstation, and Professional licensing levels*.
•The feature set from 20 years of development and user experience.
•Native 32-bit Windows application.
•Full internal and UI support for Windows 10.
•Multiple UI improvements.
•Legacy support for Windows XP and 32-bit operating systems.
•Native WoW 64-bit libraries for QuarkXPress 2015 and above.
•Support for left-to-right Unicode.
•Astronomical calculations library.
•Holidays Synchronization module.
•Fast access to data and scripts over slow local networks.
•Fully-updated Database Engine.
•Support for QuarkXPress versions 5-6-7-8-9 on Windows XP.
•Support for QuarkXPress versions 8-9-10-2015-2016-2017-2018 on Windows 7, Windows 8.1 and Windows 10.
•Support for Windows XP, Windows 7, Windows 8.1, and Windows 10 on the client side.
•Runs on the any version of Windows 7, Windows 10 and Windows 2012 Server on the server side.
*A separate XV4 version of Q++Studio now exists to cover Client/Server and Enterprise level licenses and user requirements.
Support for this version of Q++Studio will end at the end of 2018.
Support for this version of Q++Studio ended on December 31, 2015.
Support for the ANSI version of Q++Studio ended on December 31, 2014.