Changelog

May 21, 2024

v 2.0

I’m excited to introduce Text Workflow 2.0, a major update with many new features and improvements! Here’s what’s new:

#Workflow Management
Custom Icon and Color: Personalize your workflows by choosing icon and color.
Descriptions: Add descriptions to each workflow for better organization and understanding.
Favorites: Easily mark and access your favorite workflows.

#Advanced Workflow Capabilities
Partial Text Processing: Apply workflows to either the entire input text or specific parts based on criteria like regular expression matches.
Nested Workflows: The new "Call Workflow" action allows you to run workflows from within other workflows, facilitating complex and reusable workflow setups.

#New AI-Powered Actions
Generate Image from Text: Use your OpenAI API key to generate images based on input text.
Text to Speech: Convert text into audio files, choosing from OpenAI voices and setting the speech speed.
Support for GPT-4o: Added support for the new GPT-4o model for better AI performance.

#New Text Processing Actions
Remove Markdown: Strip markdown symbols from your text to leave plain text.
Repeat Text: Repeat the input text a specified number of times with a custom delimiter.
Remove Line Numbers: Removes line numbers from the beginning of each row,
Math Calculations: Automatically evaluate math expressions within your text (e.g., (5+7)/2 returns 6).
Reading Time: Estimate the reading time for your text, customizable by words per minute.

#Enhanced Text Styling Options
Style Text Action: Now includes additional styles:
- Monospace
- Cursive
- Gothic
- Fullwidth

Improved Text Trimming Options
Trim Left Side: Remove whitespace only from the left side of each line.
Trim Right Side: Remove whitespace only from the right side of each line.

General Improvements
Bug Fixes: Various bug fixes and performance improvements.

Thank you for using Text Workflow! I hope you enjoy the new features. Your feedback is always appreciated.
- George Trigonakis -

George Trigonakis

April 10, 2024

v 1.9.82

Fixed URL Encodind action based on RFC 3986 Standard

March 21, 2024

v 1.9.81

On Convert Case to Title Case action:
Bug fix on iCloud sync for the custom capitalization list of words.

March 15, 2024

v 1.9.7

New text transformation action: Format Numbers
With this action, you can change the format of numbers in the text.
Example: 10.000,00 -> 10,000.00

On Convert Case to Title Case action, you can now set a list of words with custom capitalization. This way you set the capitalization for words like iPhone, iPad, etc.
This version also improves the title case algorithm.

Renamed Shortcut action to “Transform Text with Workflow”. The old name (“Transform Text” ) could conflict with shortcut action of another app (probably a Shortcuts bug).

March 8, 2024

v 1.9.6

Users can now request new transformation actions.
On the bottom of the action list is a new button "Request new Action". By pressing this button you can request a feature for a future update and see and rate requests from other users.

March 4, 2024

v 1.9.5

New Text Action: Extract Text
With this action, you can extract from your text:
•emails
•links
•phone numbers
•dates
or use a custom regular expression to extract any kind of information.

New Text Action: Strip HTML
This action removes all HTML Tags.
This way, you can extract any text from HTML code.

New options on the "Delete Lines" action:
•Delete lines after line number
•Delete first lines
•Delete last lines

New options on the "Delete Characters" action:
• Delete invisible Unicode characters
If you choose this option, the app will clear your text from any invisible characters like non-breaking space or soft hyphen (more about invisible characters at invisible-characters.com )

March 4, 2024

v 1.9.4

New Text Action: Strip HTML
This action removes all HTML Tags.
This way can extract any text from HTML code.

New options on the "Delete Lines" action:
•Delete lines after line number
•Delete first lines
•Delete last lines

New options on the "Delete Characters" action:
• Delete invisible Unicode characters
If you choose this option, the app will clear your text from any invisible characters like non-breaking space or soft hyphen (more about invisible characters at invisible-characters.com )

Feb. 28, 2024

v 1.9.3

New Text Action: Beautify HTML
This action optimizes the structure of your HTML document, ensuring that it is well-formatted and easy to read.

Feb. 24, 2024

v 1.9.2

New transformation action: "Remove Diacritics"
This action will remove any diacritical marks (accents) from your text!
špeĉiäl chârãçtérs -> special characters

Feb. 14, 2024

v 1.9.1

Fixed an issue on the restore procedure for old users.
If you are an old user use the restore button on app setting to unlock all features.
If you have any issues you can contact me using the "Contact Support" button on the settings screen.

Feb. 6, 2024

v 1.8.6

Bug fixes

Feb. 5, 2024

v 1.8.5

New option on "Number Lines" action:
You can now add Roman Numerals on lines!

Jan. 23, 2024

v 1.8.3

Added new Date Converter action!
With this action, you can:
* Convert Unix timestamps to human-readable date formats.
* Convert dates to Unix timestamps.
* Convert between date formats

The app will automatically recognize date strings and let you convert dates formats based on user selections.
Example:
You can choose to convert dates from "day–month–year" format to "month-day–year"

+Added a new option to "Break Lines" action:
Break lines: after number of characters

This way you can limit/break lines at a given number of characters.

Jan. 17, 2024

v 1.8.2

Added new option on "Remove Characters" actions: Remove non-ASCII characters
If you choose this option, the action will remove any non-Ascii character from your text.

+Bug fix on Remove Emoji characters action

Jan. 13, 2024

v 1.8.1

Bug fix on Delete emojis characters action

Jan. 9, 2024

v 1.8.0

Add "Shuffle text" transformation action.
With this action, you can shuffle words, lines, or characters (scramble words).

+Bug fixes

Dec. 25, 2023

v 1.7.0

Add new option on Text Generator action: Generate Characters

With this option, you can choose to generate a number of random characters.

+Bug fixes

Oct. 17, 2023

v 1.6.9

Bug fixes

Oct. 7, 2023

v 1.6.8

Add Text Size option on the Settings screen.
Go to the settings of the app to set the text size you want for the text editor.

Sept. 19, 2023

v 1.6.6

Update for best iOS 17 compatibility.

Aug. 6, 2023

v 1.6.5

Fixed UI glitch on iPad devices.
Fixed some typos.

June 14, 2023

v 1.6.4

Fixed an issue on AI conversion action. With this update, the action will provide better results for non-English input text.

If you have any questions or feedback, please don't hesitate to contact me at info@gtrigonakis.com

June 1, 2023

v 1.6.2

New action:
Convert XML to JSON

May 15, 2023

v 1.6

Added iCloud Sync for workflows!
To enable the sync option go to Settings -> Sync Workflows with iCloud

April 10, 2023

v 1.5

Added AI Conversion action:
With this action, you can transform your text using OpenAI GPT prompts.
Add AI Conversions to your text workflows and use them on Shortcuts task sequences.
To use this action you need an OpenAI API key.
You can set your API key on app settings.

Add the option to Encode/Decode each line separately.

+Bug fixes

March 10, 2023

v 1.3

Fixed bug related to replacing text with regular expressions.

March 3, 2023

v 1.2

New transformation action:
JSON -> CSV
CSV -> JSON

Feb. 27, 2023

v 1.1

New transformation action:
YAML -> JSON
JSON -> YAML

Fixed a bug on import workflow from file procedure.

Feb. 14, 2023

v 1.0.7

Bug fix on workflow export.

Feb. 2, 2023

v 1.0.5

Stability improvements

Dec. 6, 2022

v 1.0.4

New options on "Covert Case" action:
- Random Case
- aLtErNaTiNg CAsE

Oct. 19, 2022

v 1.0.3

Added new actions on workflow editor:
- Move action to the Top
- Move action to the Bottom

Oct. 8, 2022

v 1.0.1

Add action option to break lines after every character.
Improve alphabetical line sorting action.