Version 6.6 | Build 5993 | June 25, 2015

>> Blog Post: "What's New in SnapStream 6.6"

New Features

  • Ability to merge multiple clips into a single file
  • Sharing to native Twitter video
  • Support for transcoding to XDCAM
  • Ability to create GIFs with meme text
  • Time-coded tagging
  • Ability to auto-schedule guide search results at top recording priority
  • Filter in program guide search for airings that are scheduled to record
  • Ability to apply a workflow to recordings from a specific recording job automatically through the job settings
  • Ability to share an entire recording to the cloud via Workflow
  • Ability to remove audio during transcode
  • Context-sensitive “Smartsnap” link in the Tweets tab
  • Detection for recordings with no CC data
  • Ability to add tags when submitting a clip
  • Automatic expiration of playlists
  • Ability to export a list of active Workflows
  • Ability to download logs from the web interface
  • Ability to batch share segments in a playlist

Improvements & Bug Fixes

  • Ability to merge media items from different channel IDs under a single channel ID
  • Ability to exclude and include blocks on a by-day basis for 24/7 recordings
  • Ability to disable Workflows without deleting them
  • Ability to e-mail transcripts without keeping the transcript on disk
  • Ability to delete series items in bulk from Library sidebar
  • Ability to play and clip transport stream files without audio
  • Watch Live TV link on the Home page
  • Autocomplete for previous To and From e-mail addresses on a per-user basis
  • Commercial indicators in transcripts of SmartChaptered recordings
  • Warning emails for ongoing problems decay in frequency over time
  • Better look for e-mailed screenshots
  • Better support for touchscreen interfaces in the Program Guide
  • Better feedback on the progress of folder refreshes
  • Better handling of warnings for failed alert searches
  • Better behavior when in-use lineup ceases to exist on SnapStream.Net
  • Improvements to Add to Playlist dialog
  • Import Files permission separate from other Admin permissions
  • Improvements to performance of file copy tasks
  • Various display improvements
  • Fixed- Dead Tuners count doesn't update after a tuner is reset
  • Fixed- Mac web player locks up when it is viewing Live TV on a digital channel and the channel is changed by a PC client
  • Fixed- Possible to edit a recording job to be a duplicate of another job
  • Fixed- If the Program Guide is open during a software restart, the user sees an error message
  • Fixed- Clip from HD recording was 2 minutes long instead of 1 minute long
  • Fixed- Software crash on tuner node when dispatching tasks
  • Fixed- Channel filters don’t catch channels that appear in the Library but not the Program Guide
  • Fixed- Search index dropped after master node reboot
  • Fixed- Dialog boxes do not close after a manual recording job is created in the Program Guide
  • Fixed- Task list shows two identical Play and two Details links for Clip and Squeeze task lists where the original is kept
  • Fixed- Timeouts during folder refresh on UNC path
  • Fixed- Webplayer and transcript control buttons don't change appearance with mouse hover or click
  • Fixed- SmartChapters run at the start of a recording complete shortly after starting
  • Fixed- "Use SnapStream.Net E-mail Service" setting doesn’t take effect if an e-mail host is entered
  • Fixed- Crash in Chrome when opening the Group Permissions page for LDAP linked group
  • Fixed- Missing capitalization for an acronym in CC data
  • Fixed- Software crash when dispatching tasks
  • Fixed- Task popup for single-item YouTube upload links to Task Details instead of the uploaded file
  • Fixed- Exceptions following attempted AD login
  • Fixed- During batch upload to YouTube, editing an item and removing tags does not cause the tags to be removed
  • Fixed- Installation instructions for Mac player are missing from the DMG file
  • Fixed- Using Wake Up option for IR codes that don’t have a code causes tuning failure
  • Fixed- Recording failures triggered by automatic clip sharing
  • Fixed- Deleting the alert that triggered a currently running autoshare task causes an exception
  • Fixed- Adding a channel to a custom lineup doesn't display properly
  • Fixed- Editing a custom lineup and deleting a row hides the zip/postal code field
  • Fixed- Clipping MPEG-2 program stream fails with error "Skipping file due to size being too small"
  • Fixed- Playback hang in IE 8 and 9 under 32-bit Vista
  • Fixed- File with apostrophe in filename won’t play back in SDI interface
  • Fixed- Incorrect playback behavior from search result
  • Fixed- Guide alerts don’t handle the automatic scheduling setting properly
  • Fixed- Recordings hang during transcode
  • Fixed- From e-mail address field doesn't auto-populate from alert settings when cloud sharing from the library view
  • Fixed- Clipping MPEG-2 transport stream fails with error "Skipping file due to size being too small"
  • Fixed- Incorrect behavior when toggling fullscreen on and off in Mac player
  • Fixed- Incorrect behavior when saving Workflow with “Run with frequency” option
  • Fixed- Created MPEG-2 program stream clip doesn’t match set endpoints
  • Fixed- Creating a Workflow with “Run with frequency” trigger breaks manual Workflow option in the Library
  • Fixed- Details aren’t displayed correctly for Workflows using Switch To option
  • Fixed- Manual Workflow option isn’t handled correctly when there are no Workflows configured
  • Fixed- Clicking on web player window to control playback doesn’t work
  • Fixed- Missing fields when editing custom digital lineups
  • Fixed- H.264 playback fails when toggling fullscreen on and off in Mac player in Yosemite
  • Fixed- CC display disappears when toggling fullscreen on and off in Mac player in Yosemite