Features

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Magic Assistant: Features

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  • MTG cards browser
    • sorting (column header, context menu)
    • filtering: set, colour, type, super type, text, name, subtype, power/toughness, converted mana cost. Text filter supports search with "and" and "not" expression, as well as regular expressions.
    • quick filter: name, color, type, set
    • customization: hide/show columns, drag and drop columns (change order), re-size
    • search (options: ignore case, whole word, back, forward, camel case, search as you type)
    • copy card description to clipboard (right click - copy)
    • add cards to deck or collection (drag & drop, or right click menu, or customizable keyboard shortcuts)
    • show all instances of the card in your own collection
    • show all sets - show this card printed in all sets
    • update magic database - load latest sets & update oracle text for existing sets
    • load extra fields - load images for offline use, load localized cards, load seller prices, etc
  • Card Details viewer
    • show card image (require internet connection, supports proxy, supports image caching in Preferences)
    • duplicates card text from image as text, support copy to clipboard
    • show rulings - if loaded
    • show flip cards, and multipart card references
  • Library/Decks View
    • Add new Deck from Card Navigator view (context menu)
    • Add cards to Library (context menu, drag and drop, INSERT key shortcut)
    • Add cards to Deck (context menu, drag and drop)
    • Remove card (context menu, DELETE key shortcut)
    • Change card count (cell editor, + keyboard shortcut)
    • Sorting, filtering, search and customization features as in card browser view
    • Grouping (by Casting Mana color, by Converted Casting Cost, by Type, Flat)
    • Mana Curve (switch using bottom tabs in the view)
    • Deck Description (Info tab)
    • Emulate Draw (from view menu) opens another view to show first and following hands with this deck
    • Load Seller's Price (from view menu) loads prices for cards from internet
    • Type Stats Charts and Table (bottom tab)
    • User editable fields: Comment, Price, Ownership, Count
  • Cards Navigator
    • Generate "Booster Pack" (File->New->Booster Pack (as a Deck))
    • Add new Deck, Collection, Folder
    • Export/Import
    • Delete/Rename decks
  • Help
    • Basic tool usage instructions
  • Update Card Database from Gatherer (internet)
    • Allows to update card database from gatherer site (Windows->Preferences->Magic->Gatherer) for specific set
    • By default updates from "Standard" Help->Update Magic Cards DB
    • Update to Standard from Help menu
  • Load Seller's Prices (internet)
    • If you wan to see approximate prices for card you can run command Load Seller's Prices from the view menu of any cards views (it would load prices for selected cards). This depends on internet connection and if format of website changes it can suddenly stop working.
  • Preferences
    • Allow to set proxy if no direct internet connection