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Shop 'Til You Drop

Getting started

Introducing Shop 'Til You Drop

How Shop 'Til You Drop works

Clearing the sample data

Converting from older versions


Data maintenance

Editing categories

Editing shops

Editing items

Editing the shopping list

Editing prices from the till receipt

Editing shop aisle sequences

Editing shop floorplans

Copying a shop

Optimizing the shopping list

Viewing optimization details

Undoing shopping list optimization

Deleting unused product types


Printing the fridge list

Printing the shopping list

Printing the master item list

Printing the price comparison form

Printing a shop floorplan

Setting printer options

Database maintenance

Repairing the database

Backing-up your data

Restoring data from a backup


Setting options

Exiting from the program

Checking for program updates


File menu

Edit menu

Tools menu

Database fields

System requirements

Version information

Terms of use

How to get support

Ordering / registration

Version information

This is a list of new features, enhancements and bug fixes which is updated with the release of each new version of Shop 'Til You Drop.

Version 2.3.0 August 2013

Minor upgrade release

You can now choose different font settings for each printed report.

Version 2.2.1 April 2012

Bug-fix release

Data grid headings now use the current Windows theme under XP, Vista and Win7.

Correctly shows taskbar thumbnail when minimized under Vista and Win7.

Version 2.2.0 March 2012

Windows compliance release

Now uses the look-and-feel of the current Windows theme under XP, Vista and Win7.

Minor changes for Windows compliance certification.

Windows XP, Vista, Win7 or later required. Will not run under Win98 or WinMe.

Version 2.1.1 May 2010

Bug-fix release

Added option to turn off automatic program updates.

Using right-click in the shopping list to edit an item did not retain the selected shops. Fixed.

Unable to restore instant backups made before 02:45. Fixed.

Version 2.1.0 April 2010

Minor upgrade release

Added backup and restore functions to the file menu.

Added toolbar to the floorplan editing page.

Fixed error #11013 when changing "Tools | Options | Database language" under Vista and Win7.

Version 2.0.2 April 2010

Final V2 release

Version 2.0.1 March 2010

Bug-fix (pre-release)

Version 2.0.0 March 2010

Major upgrade (pre-release)

Changes between version 1 and version 2

  • Add notes to the shopping list.
  • Two kinds of shopping list optimization available.
  • New report - Price comparison form.
  • Complete rewrite using new compiler.
  • Now uses the DBISAM database engine.
  • Runs under all Windows from Win98 to Win7 32bit & 64bit.