Curio 17 Release Notes

Release Date

August 2, 2021


Curio 17 runs on macOS 10.14 Mojave through macOS 12 Monterey on Apple silicon or Intel.

Feature Availability

Features only available in certain editions will be listed with colored tags like or . Notes specific to the Mac App Store build of Curio will be marked with .

New Features

Quick Find

Press ⇧⌘F to bring up Curio's new Quick Find popover to quickly find and jump to your idea spaces and figures. Search for text, tags, resources, dates, ratings, priorities, and more.

Plus support for boolean logic, parentheses, regular expressions, and saved queries.


Previewing Markdown with Marked

Support for View > Stream Selected to Marked so the contents of the selected figure(s), or the currently edited figure, or the currently edited markdown document in the Organizer, is streamed in markdown format to the Marked 2 app for instant preview.


Updated Priority Icons

The priority adornment icons have been refreshed to clarify their meanings.



  • Search shelf text queries with and word expressions will now match text figures containing those words separated by new lines.
  • Fixed a macOS Monterey issue where Curio's main content UI was scooted slightly under the toolbar when using the default non-unified toolbar.
  • You can now use the arrow keys to step through Search shelf results.


  • Web View User Agent
    More options for customizing the web view user agent which can come in handy especially with Google services.
  • Calendar Sync
    More options for customizing default Calendar sync options.
  • Markdown Support Emoji Autocomplete Setting
    You can now selectively turn off the markdown emoji autocomplete.
  • Organizer Plain Text Document Font
    More options for customizing the font and font size used for Organizer plain text documents.
  • Search Auto Refresh Results
    Normally Search shelf results auto refresh if changes are made to figures on the idea space. You can disable this auto refresh if you wish.