April 2020 (version 10)
Salary and rate definitions
You can now create definitions that change over time for salaries, fringe benefit rates, and indirect rates.
Automatic yearly increases
Definitions now repeat automatically and support yearly percent increases.
Drag any row by its left handle to move it to a new location.
Pin rows to the top of the screen
Click the "pin" button to temporarily attach any row(s) to the top of the screen — for easier comparisons with the rest of the budget.
You can now change the color assigned to each funding source, including new pink, plum, teal, and light teal colors.
Customize block units
Specify any block's value per year, month, or half-month.
Draggable time range
Adjust the visible time range by dragging the handle below any timeline. (Or click the triangle buttons to advance by one period at a time.)
Block labels always visible
Labels are now visible even when blocks are partially scrolled off the end of the timeline.
Right-click on a block to see its contextual menu.
0-9: Start entering a new value for the currently selected block.
Enter: Confirm or start editing the value of the currently selected block.
Tab: Move between editable text fields.
Escape: Cancel editing and revert to previous value.
Open files by dropping them on the browser window
Open any budget file from your computer by dragging and dropping it onto a browser window with the spendlab.org software loaded.
Many smaller adjustments to improve performance, ease of use, and visual design.