Changelog

UWP for Windows 10 [Xbox, PC, Tablet, Phones, HoloLens]
[2019]
v5.9.96 [February]
1. EPG
1.1 added timeline now view
1.2 added timeline full program view
1.3 ui improved, more options added
2. IPTV – Media player
2.1 Fixed an issue with image subtitles
2.2 Added one more codec (recommended for video stuttering issues)
3. Tracks – TrackList
3.1 Added capability to add a track to another playlist
4. OneDrive
4.1 Fixed. Old api migrated to new
4.2 Direct media play from OneDrive
5. Youtube (beta): Fixed
6. A few issues resolved

[2018]
v5.9.82 [December]
1. Added: Improved 4K/HEVC/H265 support
2. Added: Audio & Video Codecs updated
3. Added: Network cache (experimental)
4. Added: Improved M3U/IPTV (group parsing) support
5. Added: Exclude groups on playlist refresh
6. Added: (Xbox) Improved remote control support
7. Media player UI improvements
8. A few issues resolved

v5.9.62 [November]
1. Added: Send any IPTV (M3U) or YouTube playlist to another Windows 10 device
2. Improved IPTV (M3U) playlist & EPG support
3. Added: (beta) YouTube playlist support (playlist refresh is supported)
How to import a playlist-url (or a single video/audio):
a) MS Edge: press the share-button and choose the app
b) Any other browser: insert the prefix “bp:” into the beginning of the url
e.g. bp:https://…….
c) Via the app:
i) (playlist url) “remote url m3u list” button (Playlists section)
ii) (single item url) “+ track” -> “paste raw data to playlist” (Tracks section)
Note1: (a) Share contract is not yet supported on Xbox
Note2: Currently only auto-video-resolution is availabe
4. Added: Remote EPG logo support (for channels, if icon-source is available)
5. Fixed: An issue where a few epg prorgram-data were not displayed
6 Fixed: An issue where the epg url was not saved in a few cases
7. Fixed: An issue where the track logo was not displayed in “favorites” and “recent” playlists
Note: the fix is not applied to the current items
8. A few more (minor) issues resolved

v5.9.50 [October]
1. Added: ‘Continue On’ another Windows 10 device
2. Added: Faster playlist loading
3. Added: [remote tracks] TV Logo (if available) in the control bar
4. Added: [desktop] Improved individual local media handling
5. Added: [phone] Landscape flipped orientation
6. Fixed: An issue where a few m3u files were not loaded
7. A few UI changes / bugs fixed

v5.9.2 [September]
1. Added: TV program time progress (if EPG available)
2. Added: Local media time progress (in tracklist)
3. Added: Ignore/replace text in channel names to auto-associate with epg data
4. Fixed: An issue where a few epg data were not displayed correctly (missing info)
5. Fixed: An issue where a few epg files were not loaded
6. Fixed: An issue where the playlists-input-textbox was not stretched correctly
7. Fixed: A few issues regarding a new empty playlist
8. Minor bugs fixed

v5.8.9 [June]
1. Added: Full Logo support (local/remote media, epg, playlists)
1.1 add logos from compressed local or remote file or from folder
[settings -> logo settings]
1.2 one-click logo select/add/remove from track/playlist context menu
1.3 logo assignment to associated epg data
2. Added: Recent playlist
[settings -> media player settings -> enable recent playlist]
3. Added: [Xbox] (internal disk) Capability to register and browse user folders (Videos, Music, Pictures, Downloads, Favorites) in the file manager
[file manager] -> home start screen -> this device]
4. Added: [Xbox] Capability to add/register or remove any folder to the start screen in file manager for future quick access
[file manager] -> home start screen => + sign on the bottom left corner of the screen
5. Added: Context menu playlist options in the file manager are the same with the corresponding context menu options in the media player
6. Fixed/Improved: [File manager] faster file loading/copying (with progress support)”
7. Fixed: An issue where a remote (playlist) file couldn’t be loaded via the file manager.
8. Fixed: Xbox remote control issue on page down navigation in the tracklist
9. A few UI changes (mainly additions in the context menus).
10. A lot of other minor bugs fixed

v5.8.2 [May]
1. Added: video & audio codecs updated
2. Added: resume last time position for local media files
[settings -> “media player settings” -> “resume last time position”]
3. Added: (remote playlists) group tracks by title containing chars: “|||||” or “—-”
[settings -> “remote & epg settings” -> “group tracks by title…”]
4. Added: improved xbox gamepad navigation (selection doesn’t follow focus)
5. Added: improved group support
6. Fixed: tracks in favorites-playlist may have (different) epg data
7. A lot of bugs fixed

v5.7.8 [April]
1. Fixed an issue where a few audio and subtitle files were not handled correctly
2. Fixed an issue where a few epg remote files were not loaded
3. Fixed and improved search
4. Fixed an issued where the UI thread was blocked on a remote playlist refresh
5. Added: capability to change channels via the epg viewer
6. Added: 2 way track/epg data association from a list of available options
7. Added: option to select the track/epg data association (case sensitive/insensitive) by name, tvg-id or by tvg-name
8. Added: option for epg automatic refresh on playist load (epg settings)
9. Added: online subtitle is copied (not in trial version) to current track’s folder
10. Added (Desktop): Keyboard shortcuts ‘E’:open epg, ‘O’:download subtitles
11. Added: option to add local epg (xmltv format) file to playlist (in playlist context menu)
12. Added: option to read local epg files. (on Desktop: “drag & drop” is supported)
13. Added (Xbox): tips for proper app’s scaling (general settings)
14. UI fixes/improvements
15. A lot of bugs fixed

[2017]

v5.7.3 [November]
1. Improved EPG support (epg info visibility in the control bar)
2. Improved DLNA support (Xbox, desktop)
3. Improved M3U support
4. Channel Jump via numeric keypad – next/previous/first/last navigation via key arrows
5. Fixed an issue where epg files with username & password were not loaded
6. Fixed an issue where epg files without selected language were not loaded
7. Fixed an issue where media servers were not discoverable on Xbox
8. Few UI changes

v5.6.0 [October]
1. automatic/scheduling refresh of playlists
2. EPG support with automatic cache handling
3. groups in playlists
4. roaming playlists (available across all devices)
5. Picture In Picture support (on desktop)
6. few UI changes
7. bugs fixed

v5.0.5 [January]
1. refresh tracks from server
2. search tracks in playlist
3. background audio
4. media player UI minor improvements
5. bugs fixed

[2016]

v5.0.4 [December]
1. improved XBox gamepad and remote control support
2. improved M3U & IPTV support
3. media player UI improvements

v5.0.3 [November]
1. XBox Gamepad support
2. improved M3U support
3. media player UI minor improvements
4. added random play
5. bugs fixed

v4.9.8 [October]
1. improved IPTV support
2. download m3u files (playlists)
3. add tracks to favorites
4. minor bugs fixed

v4.9.2 [October]
1. improved m3u support
2. paste m3u raw data
3. dlna support (beta)

v4.9.1 [October]
1. Added almost all streaming protocols (m3u8, rtmp, rtsp, mms, etc)
2. Live TV is supported (add local files or online streams). A few demo playlists are included. You can add your own m3u playlists and edit the items (title and url).
3. YouTube video links be added to playlist. (live YouTube streams are supported)
4. YouTube videos (live or no) can be opened directly from the Edge browser (rename https://youtube… to bp://youtube..)
5. M3U files as playlists.
6. Added menus and menu items to file and folder listing (right click -pc- or holding -mobile-)
7.Track and playlist editing (right click -pc- or holding -mobile-)
8. Faster file loading
9. A lot of bugs corrected

v4.4 [September]
1. Online subtitles powered by opensubtitles.org
2. Almost all subtitle formats smi/sami, srt/txt, sub(subviewer/microdvd), ssa/ass ttml are supported
3. Codecs have been updated
4. File Manager UI updated
5. Continuum Mode and Desktop Mode optimization
6. A few bugs corrected

v4.1.4 [April]
1. drag & drop multiple files
2. a lot of bugs fixed

v4.0.3 [April]
1. improved playlist support
2. improved ui

v4.0.1 [April]
1. Full playlist support
2. Video UI has been updated a little
3. Music UI has been updated completely

v3.8.7 [March]
1. The video UI has been updated to match Windows 10.
2. Embedded mkv subtitles and audio are supported.

v3.8.1 [February]
1. transported to uwp
2. audio continues when app is minimized
3. (desktop) drag & drop for multiple (audio or video) items
4. added keyboard support

Windows Phone 8.1 & Windows 8.1 (RT)
[2015]

v3.6.4
1. multiple external/internal storage devices
2. bugs fixed

v3.6.1
bugs fixed

v3.6.0
1. drag & drop support (on desktop version)
2. bugs fixed

v3.5.5.0
1. added lock capability to app’s folder
2. uncompress files/subtitles
3. gestures support
4. decompresssion support (rar, zip, 7zip, tar, gzip)
5. UI improvements

v3.2.0.1
1. RT stable version for Windows 8.1 & Windows Phone 8.1
2. fixed an issued where the screen were turned off, during video playback
3. a lot of bugs fixed
4. automatic encoder changing

Windows Phone 8.1 (RT)

v3.1.6
1. current folder player
2. bugs fixed

v3.1.3
1. background audio player
2. folderplay
3. playlists

v3.0.0
1. transported to RT
2. a lot of video codecs are supported
3. landscape/portrait mode

Windows Phone 8.1 (Silverlight)

v2.1
1. added support for mkv files
2. file manager updated

v2.0
1. transported to Windows Phone 8.1
2. UI updated
3. full access to all folders (device and SD card)
4. autoloading of subtitles

Windows Phone 8 (Silverlight)
[2014]

v1.6
OneDrive

v1.4
File Manager

v1.3
Direct media playing from SD card

v1.2.5
1. Video aspect ratio
2. Styles of subtitles

v1.2
Upload files via wifi

[2013]
v1.1
Wifi Share

v1.0
Initial release for Windows Phone 8
[November 2013]