Previewing MarsEdit 4 just shows "Looking for MarsEdit"

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Martin McCallion

07 Apr, 2018 05:37 PM

I have MarsEdit 4.0.8 (8537) (not from the App Store) and Marked 2.5.10 (930). In Marked I take Preview -> MarsEdit Preview. The preview window opens with the text "Looking for MarsEdit", and nothing more happens.

  1. Support Staff 1 Posted by Brett on 07 Apr, 2018 10:46 PM

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    Is MarsEdit open and editing a post when you see this?


  2. 2 Posted by Martin McCallio... on 07 Apr, 2018 11:15 PM

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  3. Support Staff 3 Posted by Brett on 10 Apr, 2018 03:16 PM

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    Ok, looks like there are some changes in MarsEdit version 4 that I need
    to update for. I'm working on it right now for the next release.


  4. 4 Posted by Martin McCallio... on 10 Apr, 2018 03:23 PM

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    That's great. Thanks for letting me know.

  5. 5 Posted by Donald Jenkins on 27 Nov, 2018 02:18 PM

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    Has this been looked at? I'm having the same issue here, several months later.

  6. 6 Posted by Martin McCallio... on 27 Nov, 2018 02:40 PM

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    It works for me now, and has done since not too long after the above exchange. Have you updated to the latest version? I have Version 2.5.27 (964).

    Also I just tried it in Mojave, and I had to give Marked permission to control MarsEdit, but that's just clicking "OK".

  7. Support Staff 7 Posted by Brett on 27 Nov, 2018 02:45 PM

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    Yes, I believe this has been fully addressed, but if you're still having issues, let me know which version MarsEdit 4 you're running (version number and whether it's MAS/direct) and which version of Marked 2 you have.


  8. 8 Posted by Donald Jenkins on 27 Nov, 2018 03:12 PM

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    Marked 2 Version 2.5.27 (965) [MAS]
    MarsEdit Version 4.2.2 (8776)

    Screenshot here:

  9. Support Staff 9 Posted by Brett on 27 Nov, 2018 03:18 PM

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    Ok, I'm traveling this week, but will take a look at it when I get a chance.


  10. 10 Posted by Donald Jenkins on 27 Nov, 2018 03:25 PM

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    Great, thanks Brett.

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