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February 11th, 2016

  • Fixed sliders when hiding Chats Column or Server Info Column
  • Fixed client crashes
  • Updated code signing certificate to support updated security models 

February 10th, 2016

  • Added Audio Recording
  • Server window can now be resized smaller
  • Added ability to delete individual chat room messages
  • Added ability to clear chat room messages
  • Added options to toggle Chats Column and Server Info Column on the server window
  • Added "Move to my Channel" context menu item when clicking other users
  • Avatars now display larger on the user tooltip
  • Admin group now bypasses server password
  • Increased input box size for chat room and channel names
  • Text entered is no longer wiped when a user join your channel
  • Time is no longer spoken in Text to Speech chat room messages
  • Messages sent from you are not spoken in Text to Speech
  • Fixed time taking up two lines on high DPI screens
  • Fixed local loopback not working
  • Fixed bug where servers would not display any users or channels in the channel tree
  • Various Linux client fixes and improvements 

February 2nd, 2016 - Update 2

  • Display names can be removed again
  • Fixed crash caused by chat messages 

February 2nd, 2016

  • Added new Persistent Chat Rooms where messages are saved for viewing anytime
  • Added new Contribution feature to let others add time to your server
  • Added new Server Logs feature
  • Welcome message is now displayed prominently on the voice server
  • User badges may now be modified for offline users
  • Users may once again search in the channel tree simply by typing
  • Server window can now maximized to full screen
  • Server window now remembers it's last position
  • Improved User to User chat windows indicatring new messages
  • Fixed being unable to remove a server password
  • Fixed links in user comments
  • Fixed links in channel descriptions
  • Increased max character limit in channel names 

December 17th, 2015

  • New upgrade to Premium and Premium Trial option in client
  • Prevent audio getting stuck in a broken state
  • Added "Don't ask me again" option on devices changed dialog
  • Mac users with GameVox dock shortcuts should operate correctly
  • Prevent GameVox from taking focus when not the active window 

November 24th, 2015

  • Improved reliability when audio devices change
  • Enabled support for more headsets

November 18th, 2015

  • Fixed various client crashes 

November 13th, 2015

  • Fixed crash caused by other users talking when audio could not be played 

November 12th, 2015

  • Fixed clients getting stuck in TCP voice mode
  • Fixed high latency spikes while on WiFi and using GameVox 

November 10th, 2015

  • Servers can now be created directly inside the client
  • Significantly improved results when searching for existing servers
  • GameVox accounts can now be created from the login window
  • Passwords can now be recovered from the login window without visiting the website
  • Groups can now be sorted by rank in the Permissions Editor
  • Added Self -> Comment menu item to set your comment on a server
  • Fixed GameVox crashing while playing games that use GameGuard
  • Fixed dragging and dropping of badges not working on OSX
  • Fixed UI lagging when typing in certain languages
  • Windows XP is no longer supported until further notice 

September 16th, 2015

  • Reorganized menu when right clicking a user in the server
  • Improved display very long channel names on "Current Channel" chat tab
  • Fixed some users not being able to connect to GameVox after latest update
  • Fixed a case where some users may experience a loss of sound
  • Fixed "Current Channel" chat not appearing in the root channel
  • Fixed "Join" button appearing on friend requests if they were not in a server
  • Fixed chat scrolling to the top when changing channels 

September 1st, 2015

  • New Suggested Friends feature added to the Friends List
  • Improved responsiveness of permissions editor on very large servers
  • Fixed some users in the permissions editor not having a group dropdown
  • Fixed being unable to delete channels that have a channel specific permission
  • Fixed Logitech LCD no longer displaying talking users 

August 18th, 2015

  • Completely reworked permission system
    • Groups are now ranked and can have priority over other groups
    • Split some larger permissions into multiple smaller permissions
    • Added search and sort to the permissions editor
    • Added option to duplicate existing groups in permissions editor
    • Groups may now have the same name as other groups
    • Move Users is now a server permission
  • Servers no longer have slot limitations
  • Server list now shows the number of connected users and total server members
  • Free servers can now change their connection name and banner
  • Linking channels is now more intuitive
  • Mute / Deafen user now persists if the user rejoins the server
  • Server Bans now shows additional information such as Banned By and Time Created 

July 23rd, 2015

  • Fixed unintentional dragging of users with other mouse buttons
  • Fixed channel tree scrolling to your user when another user joins the server 

June 12th, 2015

  • Various improvements to client connection logic 

May 12th, 2015

  • Added Server Setting to adjust the size and layout of users on the channel tree
  • Added Server Setting to toggle displaying of Groups and Badges when hovering over users
  • Added "Copy" option to right click context menu in several spots
  • Fixed Mute / Deafen indicators not consistently redrawing on channel tree
  • Fixed permissions sometimes not saving in the permissions editor
  • Fixed the Server Permission "Modify Badges" being erroneously listed under Channel Permissions
  • Users may also change their avatar by right clicking themselves in the server or under the Self menu 

April 27th, 2015

  • Fixed various issues which caused audio input or output to stop working

April 10th, 2015

  • Fixed occasional crash when setting group icon
  • Improved feedback when creating groups with the same name 

April 8th, 2015

  • Fixed Mute / Deafen indicators not consistently redrawing on channel tree
  • Fixed spacing of group names when removing group icons 

April 7th, 2015

  • Added User Badges and Group Icons
  • User avatars and group names display next to the user in the channel tree
  • Channels and users can now be styled with server themes
  • Channel names now accept almost all characters including apostrophes
  • Existing server groups can now be renamed by right clicking them in the permissions window
  • Server Owner now has their own group called "Server Owner" which can be renamed
  • Links in the welcome messgae editor are now white instead of dark blue
  • Added extra large desktop icon (128x128)
  • Mouse cursor now indicates busy state when the application is busy
  • Login window now warns if capslock is enabled
  • The prompt to launch the overlay is now more specific about what it detects
  • Fixed various audio system crashes
  • Fixed RSS feeds with redirects occasionally breaking
  • User and Channel comment icons correctly change after viewing the comment
  • Fixed channel links reappearing after they were removed 

December 18th, 2014

  • Fixed client crash on shutdown
  • Fixed rare issue where users could not transmit after reconnecting to a server

December 16th, 2014

  • Massively improved Permission Editor load time for servers with many users 
  • GameVox now automatically starts when system starts
  • "Remember me" on the login window now automatically logs you in
  • GameVox now suggests a server if you mistype the server name
  • Server Chat and Channel Chat tabs now default to the last one used
  • Clarified language and fixed "Reduce Volume" option always being disabled
  • GameVox now falls back to DirectSound if WASAPI could not be started
  • Fixed GUI lag when typing in a server with many connected users
  • Fixed white box on some themes if the chat window had two scroll bars
  • Fixed having to re-enter the server password when a user changed their display name
  • Fixed various spelling errors
  • New servers are now created with a Member group
  • New servers now have a better default Welcome Message

November 11th, 2014

  • Fixed GameVox hanging when joining a server for some users
  • Fixed some OSX users not being able to change audio devices

November 4th, 2014

  • Installer once again installs per machine
  • Fixed echo cancellation not working correctly
  • GameVox no longer tries to elevate privileges when launching 

October 28th, 2014

  • Fixed several client crashes

October 22nd, 2014

  • Fixed "Automatically Launch Overwolf" dialog not having a launch button
  • Fixed missing tooltips when hovering over users without a comment on a voice server
  • GameVox now tries to elevate privileges when launching to help resolve some push to talk issues

October 21st, 2014 - Update 2

  • Fixed push to talk hotkey not working on OSX Yosemite (10.10)
  • Improved error message for Overwolf installation failures

October 21st, 2014

  • Added new Overlay powered by Overwolf! Read more...
  • Removed existing Overlay
  • Installer now installs per user instead of per machine
  • "Audio Devices Changed" dialog now works on Mac
  • Added message in server chat log when server settings are modified
  • Fixed server RSS feeds not automatically refreshing
  • Fixed "Audio Devices Changed" dialog always showing some devices as being added or removed
  • Fixed case where voice transmission would stop for brief periods of time
  • Fixed sound coming out of one ear on some surround sound headsets
  • Fixed some RSS feeds not having dates or clickable items

July 29th, 2014

  • Fixed GameVox connection dropping while on a voice server
  • Fixed "Login" button not working with "Automatically log me in"
  • Fixed Device Changed dialog from always appearing

July 24th, 2014

  • Voice traffic now has a higher priority
  • Made connections to voice servers more reliable
  • GameVox now automatically identifies new or missing audio devices
  • Added backend network metrics to troubleshoot connection issues
  • Added button to test output device in settings screens
  • Fixed client crash involving malformed URLs
  • Fixed client crash on some Windows XP machines
  • Fixed situation where voice could be dropped when saving server permissions

July 2nd, 2014 - Update 2

  • Fixed an issue where Windows XP users could not hear GameVox sounds or voice

July 2nd, 2014

  • Added individual volume adjustment (Read More)

  • Added new Priority Speaker feature

  • Using a push to talk key while muted now notifies you 
  • Long URLs are no longer read when Text to Speech is enabled 
  • Fixed hotkey bindings not working for "Volume Up" and "Volume Down" 
  • Fixed extremely long channel names opening large dialogs when editing them 
  • "Voice Volume" slider no longer adjusts the volume of notification sounds 
  • Removed "DirectSound" option for output due to voice quality issues

June 18th, 2014

  • GameVox updates now install much faster
  • Improved GameVox network connection logic
  • Various back end network improvements to increase stability

June 9th, 2014

  • Improved upon previous release's fix

June 4th, 2014

  • Fixed several small bugs involving server connections 

June 2nd, 2014

  • Fix for users not able to connect to voice servers under poor network conditions 

May 29th, 2014

  • Fixed an issue where some users with Skype installed could not connect

  • Fixed high CPU usage on input tab of settings dialog

  • Added support for additional SSL protocols

May 23rd, 2014

  • Fixed issue causing occasional server disconnections
  • Fixed issue where users may not get connected to voice server

May 21st, 2014 - Update 2

  • Fixed bug where users could not connect to a server if "Show custom server themes" was unchecked

May 21st, 2014

  • Added ability to set a "Display Name" per server
  • Users comments can now be copied and clicked
  • Completely reworked server connection logic to fix various bugs
  • Server / friends list now remembers its last location
  • Disabled "User Joined Server" sound by default
  • Settings window no longer disables other GameVox windows
  • Joining a server you are banned from now shows the reason (if there is one)
  • Added option to "Automatically log me in" on login window
  • Added DirectSound option
  • Fixed disconnecting when uploading large themes or avatars
  • Fixed server password not showing in server settings after a period of time
  • Fixed settings dialog jumping when no microphone was selected
  • Fixed some users seeing "Connected from another PC" erroneously 

March 28th, 2014

  • Fixed issue not hearing other users under certain network conditions

March 20th, 2014

  • Added the ability to set your avatar inside of the GameVox application
  • Added HTML editor for the Welcome Message under Server Settings
  • Added a delayed online / offline indicator when friends connect or disconnect
  • Fixed file dialogs to reopen to the last used path
  • Fixed network diagnostic logging on Mac OSX
  • Fixed memory leak when using push to talk
  • Fixed several client crashes
  • Fixed an additional case where audio could come out of one ear on certain headsets
  • Network disconnection detection logic has been improved

February 25th, 2014

  • Added an alphabetical sort order to server list

  • Added an alert for unread support request responses

  • Fixed disappearing RSS feed when reconnecting to server

  • Fixed padding on server settings window

  • Fixed message windows to not overtake current window

  • Fixed user offline error messages in the chat window

  • Fixed Alt + F4 to work as intended on Windows

  • Fixed several client crashes

February 11th, 2014

  • Switched to Opus 1.1 voice codec
  • Fixed audio related crashes and issues
  • Visually improved RSS feed refresh

February 5th, 2014

  • Server window RSS feeds now refresh automatically
  • Fixed users with "Create & Modify Channels" permission not being able to delete channels
  • Fixed friends list rarely showing users on a server when they were not
  • Fixed bug where sound was only coming out of one ear in certain headsets
  • Fixed an issue when attempting to join a server you were banned from on Mac OSX
  • Fixed GameVox not detecting that it has been added to the Accessibility list on OSX Mavericks to enable Push-to-Talk keys
  • Fixed several client crashes 

January 16th, 2014

  • Added ability to right click a group in the permissions editor to reset back to default permissions
  • Improved CPU usage of GameVox while idle
  • Fixed URLs opening twice when clicking an RSS feed
  • Fixed some users getting stuck when connecting to a server
  • Fixed friends not always appearing online in the friends list
  • Fixed RSS feed tooltip getting cut off if it was too long
  • Various backend network improvements 

January 7th, 2014

  • Fixed users receiving erroneous "You've logged in from another PC" errors

December 20th, 2013

  • Added new Push to Talk indicator sound
  • Hearthstone server theme is now available
  • Server themes now support background-size: cover/contain
  • Fixed RSS feeds not displaying in servers
  • Fixed various typos
  • Improved voice codec stability 

November 27th, 2013

  • Released Mac OSX Client

November 13th, 2013

  • Significantly improved client and server connection logic
  • Added new UI elements to support the improved connection logic
  • Fixed the "Edit Channel" permission not working in some situations
  • Fixed several client crashes involving the OPUS codec
  • Fixed server disconnections with the error "Server shutting down"
  • Improved the error text when attempting to upload a theme that is too large

October 8th, 2013

  • Switched to OPUS codec

  • Added two new minecraft themes

  • Users who have not yet connected to your server can be added in the permissions editor

  • Login window now shows in taskbar

  • Fixed highlighting of text persisting when you receive additional messages

  • Fixed server owners not having a visible username in a password protected server

  • Fixed uploading theme dialog appearing in top left corner of desktop

September 17th, 2013

  • Increased jitter buffer to 40ms by default to reduce robotic voice 
  • Fixed links being rendered as HTML when pasted in the server chat
  • Fixed various bugs with the first run setup
  • Fixed new User to User chat windows sometimes stealing focus
  • Double clicking the systray icon while on the login screen brings it to the foreground
  • Lookup IDs can now be entered to add a server to favorites

August 20th, 2013

  • Sending a message to a user now alerts you if they are offline
  • Added Block, Join Server, and Add Friend options to user to user chat window
  • Friend avatar is now shown on user to user chat windows in the windows taskbar
  • Added apply button to the permissions editor
  • Permissions editor group list is now sorted alphabetically
  • Server settings now tries to make valid URLs for RSS and banner URLs
  • Double clicking a server you're already connected to brings it to the foreground
  • GameVox now comes to the foreground if you launch it and it is already running
  • Fixed not being able to assign groups to users in the permissions edito
  • Fixed tooltips being stuck open on the server window
  • Fixed RSS feed not always hiding when joining another server

August 14th, 2013

  • We are now in Public Beta
  • Users are no longer required to be invited to join GameVox
  • GameVox Premium servers will now require payment for non-founders

August 7th, 2013

  • Overlay now supports Direct9ex and DirectX11 applications
  • Default look of the overlay is now smaller
  • Fixed certain dialogs having the new GameVox basic theme
  • Theme editor no longer remains open when disconnecting from a server
  • Fixed occasional odd behavior when unminimizing certain windows

August 6th, 2013

  • New GameVox Basic theme
  • New default template when creating a new theme
  • Fixed bug in installer

August 5th, 2013

  • Public documentation live
  • Theme updates to allow modification of the self and server button independently
  • New client sounds
  • New default GameVox theme
  • Ability to block a user from the server window
  • Fixed various bugs and crashes 

July 10th, 2013

  • Dragging a channel can now be canceled
  • Fixed more client crashes reported by users
  • Fixed RSS URLs that contained a redirect

June 27th, 2013

  • Fixed multiple client crashes reported by users
  • Fixed positioning of URL tooltips on banner and RSS feeds
  • Fixed situation where you could not join a channel

June 19th, 2013

  • Enabled our European region
  • Enabled server migrations between GameVox regions
  • Increased default voice quality from 40.0 kb/s to 60.0 kb/s
  • Added tooltip that shows URLs for banner and RSS feed
  • Fixed server usage count not changing on the server list
  • Fixed avatars not showing if users were not friends
  • Fixed server banner being deleted when saving server settings
  • Fixed several client crashes

June 13th, 2013

  • Extensive back-end network changes to support servers in multiple regions
  • Redesign of the users account website located at account.gamevox.com
  • The "Modify Server Settings" permission now allows users to edit and apply the server theme
  • Changed how user avatars and banners are loaded
  • Removed the requirement that you must be friends to message another user
  • When a user is kicked or banned from a server it now shows the reason to the user
  • Fixed various server side memory leaking and crash issues
  • Fixed some users not being able to move the overlay location
  • Fixed server banners displaying differently depending on where they were displayed
  • Fixed various RSS feed issues
  • Crash reporter no longer delays launching of GameVox

April 11th, 2013

  • Added the ability to change server settings from inside the client
  • Added a link to report bugs under GameVox Menu -> Help -> Report a Bug
  • Text chat windows now flash in the taskbar when a message is received
  • Disabled voice attenuation by default and renamed to "Reduce Volume"
  • Enabled various application sounds by default
  • Fixed join button on friend list window not working under certain conditions
  • Fixed various UI bugs

March 22nd, 2013

  • Added server ban system
  • Added the ability to drag and drop users into server channels
  • Passwords can now be added to server channels
  • Double clicking the systray icon now brings GameVox to the foreground
  • Various issues with server passwords are now resolved
  • Fixed the "Open Theme Folder" button giving an error when opening the theme folder
  • Added preliminary support for Logitech© GamePanel™ LCD Technology

March 12th, 2013

  • Client Updated to version 0.2
  • Anyone running 0.1 needs to uninstall the client and install the latest version.
  • Added short URLs to invite friends on the server window

February 22nd, 2013

  • Enabled echo cancellation by default
  • Global shortcut cleanup
  • Multi-line support in messenger
  • Fixed Various typos
  • Fixed messenger bug not scrolling correctly
  • Fixed "user is typing..." label disappearing when user submits message
  • Remove send channel message from right click context
  • Clear channel chat area when connecting to a new server
  • Colored usernames in chat windows
  • Friend request intro message update

February 15th, 2013

  • New Login Screen
  • Add to favorites button from inside a server
  • Theme editor dialog updated
  • Option under 'Advanced Settings' to change the directory your theme editor points to
  • Crash Reporting
  • New friends list buttons 

 

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