Release 1.6.3

@chylex chylex released this Jan 28, 2017 · 4 commits to master since this release

Important

  • The way TweetDuck communicates with the browser has been rewritten to a newer system, which significantly improves performance and responsiveness
    • The browser should no longer freeze for several seconds when restoring the window from a minimized state
    • The app now completely shuts down within 1-2 seconds instead of 12
    • Some plugin development information has changed, please read the updated page in the wiki if you are a developer

Enhancements

  • Custom sound notification now shows an error message on failure instead of ignoring the error, and the file name has a red color when the file cannot be found
  • Edit CSS dialog now automatically updates the browser styles while typing
  • Update downloader now shows kB instead of MB

Bugfixes

  • Fixed Copy context menu item (missing in popup notifications, incorrect separators in browser)
  • Fixed Alt key causing a lockup in Windows 10 Anniversary Update
  • Fixed incorrect cursor when hovering over quoted tweets in notifications

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Release 1.6.2

@chylex chylex released this Jan 22, 2017 · 29 commits to master since this release

Bugfixes

  • Fixed a bug where copying to clipboard would only preserve the formatted text, meaning that any copied text could not be pasted into programs that don't support formatting
  • Added safeguards to prevent a crash when clipboard is used by another process while trying to modify it
  • Minor code updates

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Release 1.6.1

@chylex chylex released this Jan 10, 2017 · 43 commits to master since this release

New Features

  • Added an option to toggle screenshot border, enabled by default

Enhancements

  • Removed legacy notification loading option, implemented a new system that is more responsive and reliable

Bugfixes

  • Fixed TweetDuck forgetting notification location after updating to version 1.6 (if you ran into this issue with Custom location, all you need to do is select it again, as the exact location was not lost)
  • Fixed a bug introduced in 1.5.1, where the update system may crash when trying to run the update installer
  • Copying text to clipboard no longer preserves custom HTML styles

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Pre-release

Release 1.6

@chylex chylex released this Jan 3, 2017 · 51 commits to master since this release

New Features

  • Added a Screenshot tweet to clipboard context menu option
  • Added a custom sound option for notifications (requires sound notifications to be enabled per column)
  • Holding Shift when clicking on Clear in column settings resets the column without needing a plugin
  • Advanced Settings tab now has a Open Data Folder button
  • Advanced CSS dialogs now have a Open Wiki button

Enhancements

  • Improved the Export/Import Profile dialog with more options and information
  • Improved Notification muting - if there was an active Notification, it will now be restored instead of closed
  • Reordered context menu in the Notification window to place most relevant items on top
  • Minor interface improvements (website dialogs, updated tooltips, back button functionality)
  • Updated Chromium libraries
  • Removed Widevine DRM plugin

Bugfixes

  • Fixed tweet detail not showing the proper context menu
  • Fixed left over context menu items after reloading the browser
  • Fixed polls in timelines plugin adding empty space to tweets without polls
  • Updated clear colums plugin to match the updated font style in TweetDeck
  • Minor visual fixes (retweeted retweet icon color, invisible Skip button in Notification window)

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Release 1.5.1

@chylex chylex released this Nov 23, 2016 · 108 commits to master since this release

Important

  • TweetDeck migration has been removed in this release (a warning message will show up in the installer instead)

Enhancements

  • Added a Retry button to the warning message when TweetDuck takes too long to restart
  • Made TweetDuck restarting significantly more reliable which should make the enhancement above pointless
  • Improved reliability of detecting already running instances of TweetDuck

Bugfixes

  • Fixed plugin enabled/disabled status not updating after importing a profile
  • Fixed update installer not passing initial command line arguments to TweetDuck
  • Fixed font in custom message boxes
  • Fixed a bug where automatic update check might show an up-to-date message with Settings open
  • Minor error handling fix

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Release 1.5

@chylex chylex released this Nov 14, 2016 · 130 commits to master since this release

Important

  • TweetDuck no longer requires administrator privileges when running in Program Files, or other restricted folders
  • Plugin data has been separated into the storage folder (usually Local Application Data), if you are a plugin developer please read the updated File Manipulation page
  • Recent update of the TweetDeck website broke the advanced configuration of Custom reply account plugin, if you were using a custom script in the plugin, you will receive a warning message to update it (see default configuration for a reference)

Enhancements

  • The portable installer & updates no longer requires administrator privileges

Bugfixes

  • Fixed hidden errors and context menu issues when logging out of TweetDeck
  • Minor general fixes

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Release 1.4.3

@chylex chylex released this Oct 22, 2016 · 155 commits to master since this release

Important

  • Automatic update system no longer requires TweetDuck to be installed, which means that the program can now be made fully portable (you can now download a portable installer which simply extracts the files)

Enhancements

  • General improvements (removed old unused files, moved the console log file, improved lock detection reliability)

Bugfixes

  • Fixed Copy quoted tweet address sometimes showing up in Notification window even if the current tweet does not contain a quote
  • Fixed update installer failing to launch TweetDuck if the program is set to require administrator privileges in Windows
  • The update installer now correctly handles interruptions of the full installer when doing a full update
  • Fixed potential issue with TweetDeck migration uninstaller and UAC

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Release 1.4.2

@chylex chylex released this Oct 9, 2016 · 168 commits to master since this release

Important

  • The Update installer now checks if a major update has been skipped, and automatically downloads and runs the full installer if so; this fixes an issue with TweetDuck crashing when updating from very old versions

New Features

  • Added an Open Program Folder to Settings -> Advanced

Bugfixes

  • Fixed notifications only showing last one if multiple were enqueued at the same time
  • Fixed a recent change in TweetDeck breaking media links in notifications
  • Fixed the back mouse button skipping Back to Tweet button
  • Fixed a bug in the reply account plugin where advanced configuration would break Popout
  • Fixed issues with hardware acceleration not disabling all GPU functionality
  • Fixed a rare issue with context menu crashing the app when moving mouse too quickly right after right-clicking

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Release 1.4.1

@chylex chylex released this Sep 27, 2016 · 189 commits to master since this release

Important

New Features

  • Added a Skip button to Notifications, displayed when the window is hovered
  • Added a plugin that displays polls in timeline without having to click on tweets
  • Added new convenience functions Plugins can use
  • Added Restart buttons to Settings -> Advanced, one of which enables debug logging

Enhancements

  • Redesigned the reply account plugin configuration and added new options
  • The clear columns plugin now supports resetting the Clear state by holding Shift when clicking on one of the buttons or using a keyboard shortcut
  • When clear columns plugin is enabled, the default Clear buttons inside column settings are hidden
  • Changed the Source Code link to Tips & Tricks, which leads to the wiki
  • General cleanup and code refactoring

Bugfixes

  • The reply account plugin now handles replying in docked mode properly
  • Fixed Ctrl+A shortcut not working in various text inputs in Settings
  • Fixed invalid -datafolder paths causing hard crashes with no error information
  • Fixed manual program restarts causing loss of command line arguments, such as -datafolder (not restarts after an update, however)
  • Fixed -locale command line argument not working
  • Fixed minor plugin issues
  • Improved reliability of the Edit CEF Arguments option

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Release 1.4

@chylex chylex released this Sep 20, 2016 · 225 commits to master since this release

Important

New Features

  • Added a Spell Check option with English dictionary

Enhancements

  • Error report window is now more robust and gives users more options, and they have better titles and descriptions

Bugfixes

  • Fixed broken installation folder permission check on startup, causing confusion
  • Moved log file to the storage folder to avoid errors with missing write permissions

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