Version 7.2 | Build 7415 | August 12, 2016

>> Blog Post: "What's New in SnapStream 7.2"

New Features

  • Native HTML5 playback of H.264 (.mp4) video
  • Increased Twitter video limit to 140 seconds
  • Increased Twitter GIF limit to 15 MB
  • Ability to tune DirecTV subchannels
  • New statistics and better presentation for system usage
  • Ability to add multiple filters of the same type to a single Workflow
  • Warning message for garbled or absent CC data
  • Ability to submit a support ticket through the SnapStream interface
  • Ability to choose different thumbnails for Facebook video uploads
  • New Facebook analytics in the Social dashboard
  • Ability to tag items via workflow
  • Ability to scroll the guide vertically using the mouse wheel
  • Ability to name clips by clip title only

Improvements & Bug Fixes

  • Renamed “Import” to “Upload”
  • Closed captions on YouTube uploads
  • Added screenshot to video and GIF uploads
  • Progress bar for program guide updates
  • More data about posted Facebook posts from the insights API
  • Improved display of Guide legend options
  • Added Import button to library area
  • New Workflow trigger for File Imported
  • Ability to sort queued social media posts by auto-post schedule time
  • Add codec/container name to format profile names
  • Improved social media dashboard look and feel for small screens
  • Better messaging when YouTube uploads fail due to clip length
  • Ability to repost the same media content to the same social network
  • Left and right arrow keys cycle pages on what's new modal
  • Web player screenshot hotkey automatically downloads screenshot
  • Mouse hover shows details in Guide
  • Ability to manually send a channel change from an encoder box
  • Testing interface for IP tuning
  • “Unsaved changes” message when editing a playlist
  • Improvements to search helper drop-down
  • Removed Reset button from Completed tasks page
  • Share option on More Information page for recordings
  • Improvements to Users page
  • Expose color settings for analog encoder inputs
  • Added username of scheduler to warning emails about invalid jobs
  • Improvements to CC data formatting
  • Various display and interface improvements
  • Fixed- Enter key does not run search when the cursor is in one of the Search Bar dropdown fields
  • Fixed- Guide update caused an in-progress recording to stop and start due to AiringID change
  • Fixed- In transcript editor, lines that take up whole width of page do not wrap
  • Fixed- Individual recording jobs on a channel with a 24x7 job aren’t handled well
  • Fixed- Task Status Popups stop popping up after a while
  • Fixed- Guide alert with auto-schedule turned on throws errors due to duplicate jobs
  • Fixed- Bottom row of meme text is omitted when making a gif in Firefox or IE11 on Windows
  • Fixed- Clips from a TV Alert with Local Smart Clips are not placed in “My Clips”
  • Fixed- Multiview web player doesn't scale well at less than 1300 pixels screen width
  • Fixed- Long file names are not displayed correctly in Playlist Details page
  • Fixed- Moved playlist items lose "Locked" status and gain "New" status
  • Fixed- Unable to enter “Everyone” in “Grant Access To” field when editing a Workflow
  • Fixed- Items in playlists do not always play back from the beginning
  • Fixed- Audio-only items do not play back in playlists
  • Fixed- YouTube upload of clips with invalid title characters “<” or “>” result in “unprocessed 400” response
  • Fixed- Tweet stream shows in Live TV for channels with no guide data
  • Fixed- Clips longer than 15 minutes fail with 400 status on batch upload to YouTube
  • Fixed- Workflow details modal doesn’t show trigger type
  • Fixed- No feedback when saving priorities for the first time in IE10/11
  • Fixed- Workflow to share a recording on recording finished is not triggering on an Express system
  • Fixed- Facebook video views are reported incorrectly
  • Fixed- Task Manager worker process exceptions and database problems after upgrading some customers to 7.1
  • Fixed- Download Log doesn't work- calendar doesn't popup and textbox is blank
  • Fixed- Adding e-mail address to generate transcript workflow results in invalid fields
  • Fixed- Bad experience when a Workflow includes an Export action and there are no export locations configured
  • Fixed- Webplayer hotkey combo for “Skip to start” is the same as the browser's "back" button in OS X
  • Fixed- Clip name isn't automatically selected when clipping on iOS
  • Fixed- Please Wait dialog stays up for 30 seconds when saving the Misc page
  • Fixed- Search filter for “news/current events” category formatted incorrectly causing no results
  • Fixed- Scroll wheel scrolls though the channel list instead of the jump to dropdown on Firefox and IE
  • Fixed- Resizing the window during playback in Firefox on Mac can result in the transcript disappearing entirely
  • Fixed- Can't save changes to manual daily jobs after upgrade from 6.6 to 7.0
  • Fixed- "Download SRT" link saves a file titled "item.srt" in Safari
  • Fixed- Social dashboard user-based account security broken
  • Fixed- Server error when accessing playlists pages >1 in SDI interface
  • Fixed- On guide alert edit and creation page, Auto Schedule Highest Priority checkbox does not appear right away when Auto Schedule is checked
  • Fixed- Users without the "Email Clip" or “Create Clip” permission have alert "Smart Clip" options they shouldn't
  • Fixed- Sort button on Schedule page is not present if the user lacks the EditRecordings permission
  • Fixed- Users without 'Create Clip' can't repost video tweets to Twitter
  • Fixed- Add Export Destination creates directory even on failure
  • Fixed- Adding a term to an alert in IE11 produces an error: Object doesn't support property or method 'includes'
  • Fixed- LDAP service account "Unable to obtain a list of groups from the LDAP server"
  • Fixed- Tweet video preview gets lost
  • Fixed- Guide page disappears from web UI
  • Fixed- Series autocomplete select picker does not properly search the middle of fields
  • Fixed- Video windows collapse in the multiviewer in Windows
  • Fixed- Toggle All Settings on Edit Group page behaves oddly
  • Fixed- Differential Guide update failed immediately after starting, subsequent update succeeded
  • Fixed- Seeking to file start while paused starts playback
  • Fixed- Tweeting a clip as a gif without setting clip points omits meme text
  • Fixed- Safari tries to auto-correct login name
  • Fixed- Recording duration is off by an hour in share email