Version 6.5 | Build 5699 | March 11, 2015

>> Blog Post: "What's New in SnapStream 6.5"

New Features

  • Install package for the Mac web player
  • Multi-viewer support for Macs
  • Ability to disable password management for users in restricted groups
  • Ability to send a GIF as an email attachment
  • Ability to send a screenshot as an email attachment
  • Ability to create a GIF of a clip from the Library
  • Ability to upload multiple clips to YouTube at once
  • Support for UDP unicast, RTP over UDP, and TCP modes in IPTV recorder
  • Workflow trigger for specific time at periodic intervals
  • Ability to change how “short clips” are defined in the Tasks queue
  • IR remote code for Armstrong Cable DCT700
  • Ability to set server time zone in the web interface
  • "Play from here" option in the transcript viewer
  • Channel tester for IPTV

Improvements & Bug Fixes

  • Support for ports other than default in TV Alert emails
  • Default program number of 0 in QAM and IPTV channel setup
  • Better handling of proxy servers in Upload to YouTube
  • Better handling of system shutdowns in the log
  • Better error handling in Import File
  • Added Tag view to Library in SDI interface
  • Allow multiple TV Alerts to run simultaneously for better performance
  • Improvements to logging
  • Improvements to Alerts
  • Improvements to IPTV tuner setup
  • Improvements to Twitter stream
  • Improvements to Program Guide update performance
  • Various display improvements
  • Various performance improvements
  • Fixed- Repeated errors in CC data
  • Fixed- Guide updater gets stuck in limbo
  • Fixed- Error when switching Live TV from analog to digital part of a single tuner
  • Fixed- Live TV doesn’t handle folder paths on nodes correctly
  • Fixed- Incorrect behavior on H.264 transcodes
  • Fixed- Timeout when attempting to parse data for playback
  • Fixed- Some search results can be missed in alerts due to a time precision problem
  • Fixed- Can't play HD recordings with PMTs that span packets
  • Fixed- Calendar previous/next button doesn't work in IE
  • Fixed- ShowSqueeze tasks hang at 98% due to folder not being available
  • Fixed- Amazon S3 uploads are slower than they should be
  • Fixed- Mac Player: Closing one player causes javascript errors for players in other tabs
  • Fixed- Days Since Workflow trigger doesn’t work for some Actions
  • Fixed- Clip and transcode from Live TV fails
  • Fixed- Recording titles do not show with limited permissions
  • Fixed- Closed Captioning missing on some HD recordings
  • Fixed- Pending tasks page flashes “Please wait”
  • Fixed- Clicking View Transcript for a zero-byte file results in an exception
  • Fixed- Some autoclipped results fail to share
  • Fixed- SDI interface doesn't handle Segments in Playlists correctly
  • Fixed- Transcode to UNC path fails with the message “failed to write tags because the file was corrupt”
  • Fixed- Failed tasks cannot be reset
  • Fixed- Canceling a recording that triggered a Workflow results in warnings
  • Fixed- On the Folder Manager page, clicking Save twice causes the page to hang
  • Fixed- “Next items scheduled to be processed” is incorrect