Version 8.1 | Build 8125 | January 26, 2017

>> Blog Post: "What's New in SnapStream 8.1"

New Features

  • Support for the new SnapStream set-top box
  • YouTube shortcut in the Web Player
  • Management of YouTube uploads on the Social page
  • Ability to export a list of users and groups
  • Ability to send shared clips with SMTP
  • Added IR code for Amino A140 IPTV Cable Box
  • Added IR code for Time Warner Samsung SMT-H3362
  • Reintroduction of Live TV

Improvements & Bug Fixes

  • Frame accurate clipping for MOV files
  • Help Popup in the Web Player
  • Improvements to database optimization
  • Ability to send Exit command via DirecTV web tuning
  • Ability to save clip when posting video or GIF to Twitter or Facebook
  • Better playback experience on mobile interface
  • API availability in SnapStream Cloud
  • Better notification for search license limit
  • Better estimation for CC search index backup
  • Global option for From account for cloud shares
  • Display and interface improvements
  • Fixed- Colons break search functionality
  • Fixed- Clip out of sync in merged playlist
  • Fixed- Corrupt video in merged playlist Merging clips resulted in a video with corruption
  • Fixed- Cannot access restricted Workflow or social accounts when security is off
  • Fixed - Playback not working on macs for a recording in progress via cloud
  • Fixed - Switching from H.264 to MPEG-2 in a playlist puts Chrome in a weird state
  • Fixed - Multiviewer Sync to Time Of Day pauses the focused video
  • Fixed- Transcoded files out of sync
  • Fixed - Live TV session started off on the correct channel, but then the channel changed in the Live TV session at the turn of the hour while the user was watching
  • Fixed - "Please Wait" dialog appears for 30 seconds when stopping a recording on a lineup that the user doesn't have access to
  • Fixed - The requested FTP command is not supported when using HTTP proxy
  • Fixed - Administrators can't view social media posts from accounts they can't use
  • Fixed - QSV-encoded H.264 Main profile clips have incorrect endpoints
  • Fixed - Recorded H.264 transport stream content starts out paused in Chrome in the multiviewer
  • Fixed - Cancelling a db backup operation results in repeated JSON errors.
  • Fixed - Skip to Start doesn't work for in-progress H.264 transport stream content in Chrome or Firefox
  • Fixed - Can't Edit a Queued Facebook Post
  • Fixed - Workflow Creation Fails When Non-Guide Channel Selected
  • Fixed- Watch Recording from the Guide takes you to the "Welcome to SnapStream" page
  • Fixed - Changing the name of a tuner does not reflect that change in the SnapStream log until broker is restarted
  • Fixed - Transcoding clips to XDCam fails if they have been remuxed to .mp4
  • Fixed - Merging a playlist doesn’t trigger the Clip Created workflow
  • Fixed - Hitting F2 on workflow page results in an exception
  • Fixed - Unplayable videos still have a blue link in Chrome for Mac
  • Fixed - Clicking the title on unplayable files doesn't check the checkbox like any other part of the view
  • Fixed - Text box is blank when editing a workflow that has a missing series
  • Fixed - Invalid series on workflow popup says Invalid Job
  • Fixed - Auto-remuxing of clips to mp4 doesn't actually happen when sharing the clip during clip creation
  • Fixed - Tuner killed due to "Library.Scheduler_RecordingInProgress - unexpected exception: System.Collections.Generic.KeyNotFoundException: The given key was not present in the dictionary...."
  • Fixed - Generate transcript tasks created temp files in the wrong location
  • Fixed - Changing channels with IE + plugin + H.264 transport stream loads video, but shows "loading" text" for title and description