Version 8.4 | Build 9164 | December 1, 2017

>> Blog Post: "What's New in SnapStream 8.4"

New Features

  • ‍Ability to Export directly to another SnapStream instance
  • Ability to control SnapStream Set-Top Boxes from the web interface
  • Ability to flip SnapStream encoder secondary IP stream on and off without blanking out settings
  • Browser extension for launching VLC
  • Ability to enter Description info when creating a manual recording
  • Ability to search multiple snapstream servers in one interface
  • Ability to clone a user group
  • Conversion of H.264 transport streams to MP4 on demand and in Workflows
  • Remote search and clipping with SnapStream Federation
  • Support for multiple watermarks
  • Support for 10 minute Twitter video uploads
  • Support for 280 characters tweets

Improvements & Bug Fixes

  • ‍Added tuner information to warnings for missing CC data
  • Ability to specify credentials for UNC export paths
  • Added 3-day expiration option for cloud shares
  • Added 30-minute option for manual 24/7 recordings
  • Better handling of special characters and spaces in search
  • Better handling of default search filter
  • Improvements to log filter interface
  • Improved logging for integrated tuning
  • Added links to CSV export of cloud shares
  • Audio gain control for SnapStream component encoder
  • ISO 8601 compliance for exported metadata XML
  • Display and interface improvements
  • Fixed- Integrated tuning failures
  • Fixed- Entering some paths with double backslashes at the end freezes Export Folder creation page
  • Fixed- Success notification for disabling tuners does not fade
  • Fixed- Right-clicking the timeline/zoomable timebar and selecting "Add Tag Here" returns "The Tag end point is not defined."
  • Fixed- Playback from More Details on search results page starts from the beginning of the recording
  • Fixed- Taking an action from More Details on search results page jumps to the top of the page
  • Fixed- Can't edit program number when switching transport type to RTMP in guide settings
  • Fixed- Exports to Amazon S3 in Ohio region fail
  • Fixed- Possible to add unplayable media to Multiview through search results
  • Fixed- Search results for in-progress recordings are not sorted correctly
  • Fixed- YouTube upload from search results details fails
  • Fixed- Invalid paths are not handled well when saving Export location
  • Fixed- Bogus log messages about automatic guide updates when automatic updates are disabled
  • Fixed- Possible for power save prevention blasts to conflict with channel changes
  • Fixed- Error during software installation on capture node
  • Fixed- Case sensitivity in search filters
  • Fixed- Attempting to create Export folder caused software restart
  • Fixed- Library fails to load after Clip Destination role is removed from a folder
  • Fixed- Remux to MP4 workflow overwrites previously remuxed clip
  • Fixed- Incorrect time display in Live TV
  • Fixed- RTMP endpoints aren’t sorted
  • Fixed- Arrow keys stop working after switching away from the Web Player using ALT+TAB
  • Fixed- Frameskip back then forward doesn't change the timecode in the zoomable trackbar in Firefox
  • Fixed- Editing default folders results in "invalid" messages after 6.6 to 8.3 update
  • Fixed- Seeking with the mouse twice in short succession causes video to be paused even if it was playing
  • Fixed- File hangs during seek in Chrome on PC
  • Fixed- Export failures due to permissions issue
  • Fixed- Merging a playlist that includes a segment results in the entire source file being merged
  • Fixed- After seeking in Edge/IE11, the video is paused, but transcript continues to roll
  • Fixed- Country selector in tuner settings is incorrect
  • Fixed- Automatic quote balancing in search query cleanup isn't working