Logos 6.0a Beta 2

Logos 6.0a Beta 2 ( was released on November 13, 2014.

New Features


Added support for Print/Export to the panel menu for Factbook entries.


Added support for the full style path when searching using Highlighting styles:

  • {Highlight Style Name}
  • {Highlight Palette Name/Style Name}useful if multiple palettes have a style with the same name but you want to find just one
  • {Highlight Palette Name/*}all styles in that palette
  • {Highlight "Palette / Name" / "Style/Name"}for palettes or styles that contain a slash in the name

Home Page

Moved the “Courses” section to the Home Page sidebar from the main content tile pane.


Altered the panel placement algorithm so that, when panel types are similar, Guides will prefer the larger panel. This prevents them from opening in unwanted, very small panels. (Thread)

Visual Copy

Added support for Keynote in Visual Copy on Mac.

Bug Fixes


Fixed issue that caused the hyperlinks were not aligned in the About panel on Mac.

Ask the Author

Fixed bug that caused the background color to be incorrect when working offline on Mac.


Fixed crash when clicking ‘Fit’ when atlas panel width is smaller than the side bar on Windows.
Fixed issue where clicking ‘Fit’ didn’t center the map in the visible pane.

Bible Word Study

Hovering over the Clause search hyperlink in Clause Participants section will now show a hover tip on Mac.
Fixed bug that caused the prepositions to be truncated in “Preposition Use” section on Mac.

Command Box

Fixed issue where “open [book] in new window” wasn’t being recognized as a valid command. (Thread)


Fixed issue where closing a Factbook page while it was loading could cause a crash. (Thread)
Removed extra space in the bottom of the Library Results section on Windows.
Removed empty space in hover tips when hovering over events in the Event section.


Fixed issue where the Orange Outline highlighting style wasn’t displaying properly. (Thread)

Fixed issue where Inline Search was suggesting Freebase articles as autocomplete options. (Thread)


Fixed potential crash when scrolling through resources or opening tools in Yosemite. (Thread)
Fixed crash caused by too many open files.

Read Aloud

Fixed bug that caused Read Aloud stop navigating for “poetic” portions of text. (Thread and Thread.)

Reading Plan

When creating a Reading Plan, all of the drop downs are now blue text not just “by myself” on Mac.

Resource Panel

Faithlife icon is no longer missing in Resource About Panel on Mac.

Fixed crash when closing Search panel while books.logos.com section was loading.
Fixed crash when searching for <Topic Sin>, <Topic Resurrection>. (Thread.)
Running a Media Search for <Place Ephesus> will now show results in Online Results section.
Fixed issue where results from {Section <LiteraryTyping>} were being returned from non-Bibles. (Thread)
Fixed bug that caused the books.logos.com search section see all link to be clipped.
Freebase suggestions will only be given when explicitly searching “Community Tags”.
Running an Everything Search for <Topic Sin> will no longer incorrectly show Factbook result for “<Place Pelusium>”.

Sermon Starter Guide

Added Factbook link into Sermon Starter Guide.

Visual Copy

Changed auto-filled author name from “last, first” to “first last”. (Thread.)
Fixed bug that caused clicking “Actual Size” or “Fit” to not work correctly.

6.0a Beta 1

New Features


Implemented Atlas links in the context menu for maps that have been tagged with the relevant BK entity. As more maps are added, more entities will have these links. (Thread)

  • Examples: Place: “Jerusalem” (Mk 10:32), Event: “Gerasenes” (Mk 5:1), Person: “Jacob” (Mark 12:26).


Added “Save as Passage List” to “Referred to as” section in Factbook.

Search Panel Basic

In Everything Search “Atlas” section a link has been added to open a separate panel to show all results in Atlas.

Bug Fixes


Fixed bug which caused the notification bar to remain open even after Internet has been restored and new maps have been loaded.
Hovering over the solid flag in the map will correctly show the hover tip on Mac.
Previously when you have a search in Atlas for example “Jerusalem”, the “Media search” link would just do a plain text search for “Jerusalem” - but now it correctly searches for “<Place Jerusalem>”.
Fixed bug when right-clicking on hyperlinks in the Atlas panel would show two context menus on Mac.

Bible Sense Lexicon

Fixed crash caused by collapsing all graph levels on Mac.

Bible Word Study

Fixed bug that caused “Settings” menu to select a different translation to not be displayed in the Case Frames section.

Command Box

Fixed crash when pasting shortcut link into Command Bar. (Thread.)

Context Menu

Fixed bug that caused Speaker data to not have “Show Information” option in Context Menu.
The Context Menu for a headword will now give the option of looking it up in Wikipedia.
Fixed bug that caused “Add note to selection” to not correctly capture selection. (Thread.)

Fixed issue where the top section of Everything Search (preferred Bible) wasn’t respecting the choice of “Match all word forms” setting. (Thread)

Facsimile Resources

Fixed issue where pages in facsimile resources would switch between black & white and color when navigating between pages. (Thread)


Fixed issue where some lemmas were missing hovertip data, and some Hebrew lemmas were not displaying right-to-left. (Thread)

Home Page

Fixed bug where closing the downloaded update/resource notification with the popup window showing would result in a permanent popup.


Fixed bug that caused the Information to take forever to load since it was loading too many footnotes. (Thread.)


Fixed bug that caused the Copy option to be greyed out and not available in Information panel of the Interactive resources on Windows.

Media Resources

Fixed bug that caused the video thumbnails to have no left padding in Overview view on Mac.


Fixed bug that caused the Spellchecker icon in Notes to display the wrong tooltip on Mac. (Thread.)

Passage Guide

Fixed bug that caused the Sermon section to show the sermon dates incorrectly on Mac.


Fixed issue where items in the Entity Pronunciation list weren’t sorted correctly. (Thread)

Resource Panel

Fixed bug that caused the Biblical People Diagrams resource to not display the Titles or Skin selector dropdown on Mac.


“Check Spelling While Typing” is no longer out of order in Program Settings. (Thread.)


Timeline resources are no longer broken and are being displayed correctly on Mac.

Visual Filters

Fixed issue where links in Visual Filters (such as Reading Plan links) didn’t have the hand icon when hovering over the link. (Thread)


Opening the Wikipedia information panel and clicking Copy under a citation will now correctly copy the information to the clipboard.

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