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Release 2022.0.1 (2021-12-15)


  • Search results in PDF documents are now highlighted in yellow. This option can be switched on/off in the Document Browser toolbar.
  • Hyperlinks in PDF documents now stay active after being imported into MAXQDA. Click on the hyperlink to open the linked address in your browser.
  • The timestamp column is now always initially visible when a document with a linked media file is opened. This makes it easier to start/continue the transcription of a media file or to access existing timestamps.


  • Fixes an issue while printing PDF documents with coded segments displayed in code colors where the color background was not added to the printout.
  • Fixes an issue while removing links from a PDF document where the removed link was still visible right after the removal.
  • Fixes an issue while zooming in a PDF document in the document browser where CTRL + mouse wheel was not working correctly.
  • Fixes an issue where document and code names that started with specific Japanese characters were not displayed in matrix overviews.
  • Fixes an issue while adding Japanese words that started with a Hiragana or Katakana character to a stop or go list where the word was not saved.
  • Fixes an issue where MAXQDA exchange files (.mex) may have been missing the correct file icon and “open with” functionality.
  • Fixes an issue where the scaling function label in MAXMaps was not fully visible on some monitor resolutions.
  • Fixes an issue which displayed the wrong icon in the intercoder agreement result table.
  • Fixes an issue while displaying code frequencies in the heatmap view of the Code Matrix Browser where colors were not updated correctly while expanding and collapsing subcodes.
  • Fixes an issue while saving a copy of a MAXQDA project, where the “Save project as” function was unable to create a project copy immediately after having deleted a memo set in the Memo Manager window.
  • Fixes an issue while displaying coded segments from video files in the Retrieved Segments window where information about the ending time was not displayed.
  • Fixes an issue while displaying frames around coded image segments where a frame was displayed for paraphrased segments as well.
  • Fixes an issue while adding documents from document sets to a map in MAXMaps where the drag & drop functionality was not working.
  • Fixes an issue while exporting a code map to MAXMaps where connection lines were not exported correctly.
  • Fixes an issue with highlighting the correct segment in the Summary Grid while editing summaries in the Summary Table window.

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