Altap Salamander 4.0 Changelog

Release date: July 1, 2019

  • Altap was acquired by Fine company, the civil engineering software developer.
  • Altap Salamander 4.0 is released free of charge for both commercial and non-commercial use.
  • Compiler switched to Visual C++ 2019.
  • Altap Salamander 4.0 requirements: Windows 10, 8.1, or 7 (x86 or x64). CPU with SSE2 support.
  • High DPI support: proper size of panel icons and icon overlays.
  • High DPI support: old toolbar icons are upscaled according to system DPI.
  • High DPI support: support for SVG icons in toolbars. Conversion from bitmaps to SVG is not complete, contacts us on if you would like to help with this redesign.
  • High DPI support: several bitmaps used in dialog box controls are converted to SVG.
  • High DPI support: Consolas font used for Internal Viewer, File Comparator, and FTP Client.
  • Configuration window could be resized in vertical direction.
  • OpenSSL upgraded to 1.0.2s for security bug fixes.
  • Removed obsolete plugins: UnACE, DiskCopy.


  • Fixed error handling when user entered wrong password while unpacking encrypted archive.

IE Viewer

  • Support for viewing markdown files with GitHub extensions.

PE Viewer

  • Support for new debug information format REPRO (PE determinism or reproducibility).
  • More information displayed for managed modules.
  • Thanks to Manison!


  • Better filenames sanitizing.


  • Fixed creation of SFX in x64 Salamander version.


  • Option to suppress warning about using SSD disk for temporary files.

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