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Release notes for each update of Loadkit is provided on this page.
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== v3.0.18 ==
 
 
 
=== New ===
 
* Ability to select download engine for each download:
 
"System", better background downloading
 
"System (Partial)", more reliable downloads
 
* Lock Screen notification
 
* Toast notifications for scheduler
 
* Ability to resize list of downloads horizontally (wide views)
 
* Thumbnail image for unfinished downloads in the list
 
 
 
=== Improvements ===
 
* Temporary data are stored in download folder by default to avoid storage issues
 
* "System" downloads are directly saved to the download folder to eliminate the "Completing..." process
 
* Sequential execution of multiple completion processes to improve performance
 
* Delay between each automatic retry of scheduler
 
* Improvements in scheduler
 
* Reduced loading time
 
* UI and performance improvements
 
* Improvements in UI responsiveness
 
 
 
=== Fixes ===
 
* A few bugs regarding to background downloading
 
* An issue that caused download error (80131509)
 
* "Cannot resume download" error (A0000001) when server returned a different value for LastModified header
 
* Paused downloads (due to metered nework) did not resume after swithcing "Transfer on metered network" option on
 
* UI issues when with text scaling
 
 
 
=== Misc. ===
 
* Export and premium features of the in-app browser are now unlocked for free version users
 
 
 
* Some features (Download Action, Multi-Language support, etc) are removed in this version and will be added on next updates
 
 
 
 
 
== v2.5.16 ==
 
 
 
=== New ===
 
* Help & User Manual (English)
 
 
 
=== Improvements ===
 
* Ability to cancel filter and selection mode with back/escape button
 
 
 
=== Fixes ===
 
* Incorrect download speed after resuming the app
 
* Default http port number (80) where included in copied address
 
* App failed to start due to weak internet connection
 
 
 
== v2.5.7 ==
 
=== New ===
 
* Progress is being reporting in 'Completing' process
 
* Ability to exit full screen mode with the back button (in-app browser)
 
 
 
=== Improvements ===
 
* Significant performance improvements in the 'Completing' process
 
* Improvements in accuracy of calculating download speed and remaining time
 
* Improvements in translation
 
 
 
=== Fixes ===
 
* Problem in downloading from particular hosts
 
* Irrelevant 'Loaded' status for paused downloads, after switching back to the app
 
* UI issues with high contrast theme
 
* App crash when resuming the app
 
* Problem in custom search engines (in-app browser)
 
* Navigation issue when closing new opened tabs (in-app browser)
 
* Scrolling problem in tabs menu (in-app browser)
 
 
 
== v2.4.7 ==
 
=== New ===
 
* "Max. number of concurrent downloads" in queue options also applies to manually started downloads
 
* French translation
 
 
 
=== Improvements ===
 
* Imrpoved loading and resuming time
 
* Improved scheduler (scheduler core is redesigned)
 
* Performance and stability imrpovements
 
* Minor UI improvements
 
 
 
=== Fixes ===
 
* Action Center Integration did not work properly if more than 5 queues exist
 
* Inability to redownload missing parts ('The system cannot find the specified file' error)
 
 
 
=== Other ===
 
* Limited maximum number of concurrent downloads (app overall) to improve stability
 
 
 
== v2.3.7 ==
 
=== Improvements ===
 
* Improved loading and resuming time
 
 
 
=== Fixes ===
 
* App crash in some circumstances
 
* New windows were opened in default browser instead of the in-app browser
 
 
 
== v2.3.5 ==
 
=== New ===
 
* Download Action: Add downloads from Action Center without opening the app
 
* 'Started' and 'Error' notifications in addition to the 'Completed' notification
 
 
 
=== Improvements ===
 
* Improved background downloading stability
 
* 'Completed' notification appears immediately after a download completes, even if the app is not running
 
* Opened tabs get restored after unpexpected app termination (in-app browser)
 
* Notifications always pop up, unless user is interacting with the downloads page
 
* Minor UI improvements (in-app browser)
 
 
 
=== Fixes ===
 
* Background downloads stuck at 96%, required running the app to download the remaining
 
* Changing temporary folder did not effect
 
* Very tiny logo on small pinned tiles
 
* Incorrect context menu position in non-default DPI on desktop (in-app browser)
 
* Flicker when opening tabs menu (in-app browser)
 
 
 
== v2.2.3 ==
 
=== New ===
 
* Pinning transparent tile to Start
 
* Pinning categories to Start
 
* Pinning web pages to Start (in-app browser)
 
* Sharing web pages and links (in-app browser)
 
* Shortcut keys for refresh-f5 and stop-esc (in-app browser)
 
* URL is displayed at the bottom of the page when moving mouse over a link (in-app browser)
 
* Full Screen feature is added for mobile (in-app browser)
 
* Option to choose the primary button in the address bar (in-app browser)
 
* Ability to set the app as default web protocol handler (browser/downloader) in desktop
 
 
 
=== Improvements ===
 
* Added title to dialog views
 
* Status bar becomes hidden in landscape mode
 
* The browser view becomes full-screen when an element (usually video playback) becomes full screen
 
* Hamburger menu goes in overlay mode in the in-app browser
 
* Increased stability of the in-app browser
 
* More UI improvements
 
 
 
=== Fixes ===
 
* Error a0000080 when loading or resuming the app
 
* Hamburger menu re-opened when selecting menu items quickly
 
* Shortcut keys of a page was working even if a popup dialog is over it
 
* App crash in "Update Address" dialog in Persian language
 
* Closing a tab didn't stop video/audio playback (in-app browser)
 
* App crash due to low memory when opening many tabs (in-app browser)
 
* Tab items moved in wrong direction when attempting to use swipe-to-close feature in rtl layout (in-app browser)
 
 
 
== v2.1.2 ==
 
=== New ===
 
* 'Update Address' feature to change broken address of a download
 
* Chinese translation
 
 
 
=== Improvements ===
 
* Improved logo design
 
 
 
=== Fixes ===
 
* Creation time of downloads was displayed in UTC instead of local time
 
* Fixed a few display issues with high contrast theme
 
* Fixed an issue with switching app while a download is completing
 
* Fixed a crash issue in the in-app browser
 
 
 
== v2.0.9 ==
 
=== New ===
 
* Master-Detail view for downloads (wide view)
 
* Separated download page (narrow to medium view)
 
* Simple view mode to view more downloads without scrolling
 
* Ability to change save folder after adding a download
 
* Russian and Turkish translation
 
 
 
=== Improvements ===
 
* Faster and more reliable downloads with new download engine
 
* Two-step file storage to increase reliability
 
* App bar and popup dialogs appear on different positions with different view sizes
 
* Filter, Sort and Select buttons moved to app bar to be easier to work with in mobile devices
 
* Loading and resuming time reduced a little bit
 
* Action Center notifications are disabled when app is in foreground
 
* Hamburger menu can be opened by less accurate swiping
 
* App navigation is improved
 
* More UI improvements
 
 
 
=== Fixes ===
 
* Resuming did not work properly for some users
 
* Problem with downloading large (over 200MB) files
 
* Fixed a few more bugs
 
 
 
 
 
== v1.8.9 ==
 
=== New ===
 
* Indonesian and Spanish translations
 
* Ability to personalize app color
 
 
 
=== Fixes ===
 
* Empty space in place of the hamburger menu in full screen mode of browser
 
* Hamburger menu did not open sometimes
 
* Fixed: Access denied error on attempt to download from private network
 
* Fixed: Tab preview did not scale correctly
 
 
 
=== Other ===
 
* Theme changes now apply immediately
 
 
 
== v1.7.9 ==
 
=== New ===
 
* Ability to open and close the hamburger menu by swiping to right and left respectively
 
* Ability to close tabs by swiping left (portrait view) or top (landscape view)
 
* Added "Send to" menu item to send downloads to another queue directly from the downloads list
 
* Added address bar to the blank page of the in-app browser
 
* New app logo
 
 
 
=== Improvements ===
 
* Queues are now update faster
 
 
 
=== Fixes ===
 
* Number of running downloads in a queue exceed the maximum limit
 
* Start date in scheduler did not always work properly since the last update
 
* List of browser search engines reset and did not preserve correctly
 
* Fixed a bug that caused app crash when opening a link in a new tab
 
 
 
== v1.6.3 ==
 
=== New ===
 
* Multi-Language base implemented, two languages so far
 
* Queued downloads can be identified with 'Queued' status
 
 
 
=== Improvements ===
 
* UI improvements
 
* Navigation integrated with back button
 
* Performance improvements
 
 
 
=== Fixes ===
 
* An issue that caused startup delay with slow internet connection
 
 
 
== v1.5.17 ==
 
=== Improvements ===
 
* User Interface enhancement for mobile
 
* Virtual Keyboard does not popup automatically anymore
 
 
 
=== Fixes ===
 
* Issue with synchronizing download progress when app is in background
 
* Issue caused app crash when removing a queue
 
 
 
 
 
== v1.5.13 ==
 
=== New ===
 
* An option that allows user to use system default theme
 
 
 
=== Improvements ===
 
* User Interface enhancement for mobile
 
 
 
=== Fixes ===
 
* Fixed a bug that was preventing downloads to start on cellular (metered) network
 
* Fixed a bug related to status bar
 
* Fixed more bugs
 
 
 
== v1.5.11 ==
 
=== Improvements ===
 
* Improved app resume time
 
* User Interface enhancement for mobile
 
 
 
=== Fixes ===
 
* Fixed a bug caused displaying wrong progress info when downloading in background, implying that download does not work in background
 
* Fixed mobile status bar problem (was not displayed properly)
 
* Fixed a few bugs
 
 
 
== v1.5.4 ==
 
=== New ===
 
* Add Download view now shows whether the download supports resume or not
 
* Added link to system proxy settings in Network Settings pane
 
* Progress percent now is displayed for stopped downloads
 
 
 
=== Improvements ===
 
* User Interface improvements/bug fixes
 
 
 
=== Fixes ===
 
* Fixed a crash when trying to open folder of a download with removed file
 

Latest revision as of 12:52, 22 March 2018

Content moved to loadkitapp.com/release-notes.