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Release notes for each update of Loadkit is provided on this page.
Content moved to [http://loadkitapp.com/release-notes loadkitapp.com/release-notes].
== 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 11:52, 22 March 2018

Content moved to loadkitapp.com/release-notes.