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MapTool 1.5.5 Released

MapTool 1.5.5 Released

The RPTools elves have been hard at work bringing you new and wonderous functionality in MapTool. We are proud to announce MapTool 1.5.5 which brings improvements to existing functionality, new capabilities, as well as new and improved macro functions. MapTool versions from 1.5 onward are 64-bit OS only. Note: It appears this release has issues… Continue Reading

MapTool 1.5.4 Released

MapTool 1.5.4 Released

The RPTools staff is proud to announce the release of MapTool version 1.5.4. This release adds a great deal of new macro functionality and cleans up some long-standing bugs mostly thanks to the tireless efforts of the new contributor, Guillaume “Merudo” Filteau. MapTool versions from 1.5 onward are 64-bit OS only. You can find a… Continue Reading

MapTool 1.5.2 Released

MapTool 1.5.2 Released

We continue with our regular cadence of releases with MapTool 1.5.2. Continue Reading

Resetting MapTool JVM Settings

Resetting MapTool JVM Settings

With memory settings moving into MapTool itself, it is possible to introduce a memory size your computer can’t handle. Here’s out to fix it. Continue Reading

Adding New Languages to MapTool

Adding New Languages to MapTool

RPTools is an international community. We see this on the social sites as well as in our developer group. There are also several native language support sites. Translating the text in MapTool is one of the many ways we support each other. Continue Reading

GitHub Basics

GitHub Basics

How to find your way around the RPTools GitHub instance. Continue Reading

We Bid Farewell to Az, Jagged and Jamz

We Bid Farewell to Az, Jagged and Jamz

It is with a heavy heart that we inform our beloved community that two of our most prolific contributors are moving on to their next adventure. Continue Reading

TokenTool 2.1 Released

TokenTool 2.1 Released

The RPTools staff is proud to announce the release of TokenTool 2.1 #VTT Continue Reading

Windows 10 DPI Scaling Strikes Again!

Windows 10 DPI Scaling Strikes Again!

DPI scaling may affect your MapTool experience in odd ways. We’ve previously discussed the effect on the readability of MapTool text as well as a workaround to fix it. Recently, community member Vishika complained the templating tool has issues in the new version of MapTool. We discovered DPI Scaling had once again bit MapTool. However,… Continue Reading

Blast from the Past: Planned Changes for MapTool 1.4 pt2

Blast from the Past: Planned Changes for MapTool 1.4 pt2

MapTool 1.5 finishes much of the work planned in 1.4. Take a look at what was planned years ago to see how much has come to fruition. #VTT Continue Reading