Ezvid Changelog & Version History

0.9.8.2
November 8, 2013

  • Updated security certificates.
  • Replaced a screen drawing stamp to appease society’s gorgonizing effect on our senses of humor

0.9.8.1
September 5, 2013

  • Minor UI tweaks

0.9.8.0
September 4, 2013

  • Fixed minor installer bugs
  • Remove unused program files

0.9.7.9
August 23, 2013

  • Improved support for Google Accounts not linked to YouTube Channels
  • Minor fixes and improvements to screen capture engine

0.9.7.8
July 15, 2013

  • More video formats supported
  • Improved screen capture import performance
  • Improved proxy and firewall support for uploads
  • Fixed audio fx buttons show when no audio is recorded

0.9.7.6
May 17, 2013

  • Updated screen capture engine
  • Screen capture bug fixes
  • AudioFX bug fixes

0.9.7.5
May 15, 2013

  • Apply amazing effects to your voice recordings
  • Pan and zoom disabled by default on all images
  • Minor bug fixes

0.9.7.1
May 9, 2013

  • Minor bug fix

0.9.7.0
May 8, 2013

  • Multiple bug fixes
  • Select your own music

0.9.6.0
April 30, 2013

  • Memory leak fixes
  • Improved upload code and reliability
  • Removed blue border that shows around some webcam captures
  • Many minor bug and crash fixes
  • Performance optimizations

0.9.5.9
April 26, 2013

  • Multiple bug fixes, mostly with screen capture and application loading

0.9.5.8
April 25, 2013

  • Updated screen capture engine
  • Improved logging

0.9.5.7
April 23, 2013

  • Fixed bug causing ezvid to playback on startup
  • Additional bug fixes

0.9.5.6
April 19, 2013

  • Fixed screen capture crash when minecraft (or other supported game) is open in a minimized window

0.9.5.5
April 17, 2013

  • Fixed crash when screen capturing on near full timeline
  • Fixed occasional waveform corruption
  • Fixed numerous upload errors
  • Fixed small uninstaller bug

0.9.5.1
April 10, 2013

  • Fix crash when adding media or screen capture
  • Loading splash screen

0.9.4.0
April 8, 2013

  • Fix for black bars on top of video at certain screen resolutions
  • Screen capture video codec now integrated with installed application

0.9.3.8
April 1, 2013

  • Updated screen capture engine
  • Fixed rare crash when cancelling screen capture
  • 0.9.3.6
    March 23, 2013

    • Removed outdated references to old screen capture API
    • Clean up to code to detect minecraft
    • Fixed installation problems on Windows XP SP2 64 bit
    • UI improvements changes

    0.9.3.5
    March 13, 2013

    • Fixed rare startup crash
    • UI improvements, more useful error messages

    0.9.3.0
    February 20, 2013

    • Fix for unexpected behavior when user selects very small screen recording region
    • Fix icons in project folder under Windows 8
    • Potential fix for systems which recorded a “filter graph” error
    • Fix for unexpected behavior when an oddly-shaped video file is speed adjusted
    • Reduced likelihood of video viewer showing a black screen after an editing operation
    • On open, Ezvid now always defaults to standard zoom level.

    0.9.2.5
    February 13, 2013

    • Small tweaks to user inferface

    0.9.2.4
    February 7, 2013

    • Changed minimum screen recording length to two seconds to prevent orphaned media items on the timeline; stop button greyed out during this time
    • Fixed region selection in advanced settings for cases where the user selects a region that includes the windows taskbar
    • Fix for unexpected behavior when a user uses the undo functionality via keyboard
    • Improved handling line breaks with voice synthesis on Windows 8
    • If you insert a euro coin into your cd-rom drive while Ezvid is running, within thirty seconds two euro coins will be ejected
    • Warning if user starts a screen recording with region selection while at a DPI setting above 100%.
    • Removed escape functionality during region selection to improve stability
    • Optimized WMA format of included soundtracks

    0.9.2.0
    January 12, 2013

    • Improved handling of very long keywords
    • Improved handling of undefined video title
    • New screen recording engine to reduce audio/video synchronization problems
    • Fix for problems uploading videos with changed watermark status

    0.9.1.2
    December 24, 2012

    • Update to installer for Windows 8
    • Bug fixes for audio recording and speech synthesis
    • Fix for watermark button not showing at low screen resolutions

    0.9.1.1
    December 13, 2012

    • Fix for upload problem when no watermark is selected.

    0.9.1.0
    December 11, 2012

    • More fixes for frame dropping and “too fast” screen recording.
    • Fixed rare crash following screen region selection
    • Add a watermark to your video!

    0.9.0.2
    December 5, 2012

    • Fix for frame dropping and “too fast” screen recording
    • Enhanced stamps

    0.9.0.0
    November 27, 2012

    • Many bug fixes
    • Draw mode with stamps and paintbrush
    • Timeline extended to 45 minutes
    • Memory usage improvements

    0.8.9.5
    October 5, 2012

    • Various bug fixes
    • Fix for “cannot import screencap.avi” error where c: drive has less than 10 GB free
    • Advanced option for webcam/facecam recording

    0.8.9.0
    September 30, 2012

    • Various bug fixes
    • Fix for “can’t import screencap.avi” error
    • Advanced screen capture controls
    • Advanced option for screen capture of screen regions
    • Advanced option for transparent screen capture controller
    • Advanced option for simultaneous screen and audio recording

    0.8.8.2
    September 19, 2012

    • Various bug fixes
    • Redesigned and smaller screen capture controller
    • Pause and resume functionality for screen capture
    • Warning on duplicate projects that process may take a long time
    • Updated code for installer to help deal with inconsistent user internet connections

    0.8.7.4
    August 22, 2012

    • Fix for rare Error 400 on upload when keywords contain quotes
    • Fix for “could not import screencap.avi” error when recording on a two hard drive system when one hard drive has less than 10 GB free space

    0.8.7.2
    August 15, 2012

    • Fix for helper overlay on first screen capture attempt
    • Ezvid now automatically writes the “screencap.avi” temporary file to the root of a secondary hard drive in the case that the primary hard drive has less than 10 GB free
    • Screen capture controller can now be moved with the mouse!
    • Screen capture controller is no longer semi-transparent. This should decrease lag and increase FPS.

    0.8.7.0
    August 13, 2012

    • Various bug fixes
    • Updated user choice for upload speed and quality
    • Better zoom behavior

    0.8.6.3
    August 3, 2012

    • Various bug fixes
    • Updated user interface for better display on low resolution screens
    • Better keyword handling

    0.8.6.0
    July 26, 2012

    • Fixed sync problems during simultaneous voice and screen record
    • Updated screen recording technology with higher frame rate

    0.8.5.4
    July 24, 2012

    • Fixed rare crash
    • Fixed rare audio recording problem
    • Choose rendering options before upload

    0.8.5.3
    July 19, 2012

    • Re-enabled WMV9 rendering because YouTube was having problems with certain WMV8 files
    • Smart handling of empty keyword field

    0.8.5.2
    July 16, 2012

    • Additional performance and stability improvements for minecraft
    • Screen capture support for multiple monitors (now only captures primary screen)
    • Improved capture performance in Windows XP

    0.8.5.0
    July 11, 2012

    • After completing an upload, use the fun new video sharing screen
    • Downgraded to WMV8 rendering to increase rendering speed

    0.8.4.0
    July 5, 2012

    • Record voice simultaneously with screen capture
    • New “game recording” button to show game recording best practices
    • Updated screen capture controller
    • Fixed “cannot import screencap.avi” bug
    • Fixed “black bars with minecraft recording” bug
    • Fixed “output height” bug
    • Various bug fixes

    0.8.1.0
    June 13, 2012

    • Transparent screen capture controls
    • Fixed screen capture failures at certain resolutions
    • Fixed screen capture failures at 120dpi and 144dpi

    0.8.0.1
    June 5, 2012

    0.8.0.0
    June 4, 2012

    • Improved filesystem code. Program and project files are now easy to find and use
    • Fixed critical installation bug for standard users on Windows Vista & 7
    • Fixed rare crash when viewing final video
    • Minor user interface bug fixes

    0.7.9.2
    May 25, 2012

    • Speech Synthesis. One-click creation of computer speech. Requires use of text slides.

    0.7.8.1
    May 16, 2012

    • Built in and easy to use screen recording / screencasting
    • Speed up or slow down your videos
    • Updated Google API code to new best practice specifications
    • Numerous fixes to autoupdater
    • Fixed ezvid won’t close properly during audio recording
    • Improved default zoom levels
    • Minimum length added to video to avoid unusable timeline items

    0.7.5.3
    April 26, 2012

    • Awesome new higher quality playback
    • Rationalized new “orange border” item selection
    • Ezvid now checks for updates on launch
    • Fix for eventual YouTube oAuth changes to prevent Error (400)
    • Select and move multiple items

    0.7.5.1
    April 5, 2012

    • Small bug fix

    0.7.5.0
    April 4, 2012

    • Brand new, high DPI enabled, sleek UI!
    • Tons of new music to choose from!
    • Automatic music preview, just put your mouse over a song in the music list
    • Enhanced multi-threaded media import algorithm
    • Added “Split Media” feature for improved editing capability
    • New help screen and hotkeys
    • a large number of bug fixes for our loyal users :)

    0.7.0.0
    February 23, 2012

    • Undo/Redo Support
    • Project Manager – Save/Load/Duplicate your work
    • Automatic Save
    • Fix long running “textLength” crash
    • Fixed bug causing rendering to fail on long videos
    • Fixed many other bugs

    0.6.1.9
    February 9, 2012

    • Automatic “ducking” for easy professional quality voice recordings
    • Fix rare multi-threading bugs
    • Fixed “parameter is incorrect” bug
    • Fixed tons of small usability bugs

    0.6.1.8
    January 25, 2012

    • Faster song selection
    • Support resolution as low as 800×600
    • Fix hang during render/upload
    • Fix duplicate item doesn’t match original item’s size
    • Fix broken playback after duplicating text slide
    • Fix problem causing video to be silent
    • Fix “frozen” add media button after cancel

    0.6.1.7
    January 6, 2012

    • VMR9 rendering for high quality video playback
    • Ezvid no longer renders a video twice if no changes have been made after upload
    • New friendly and easy to use upload interface
    • Add support for duplicating items on the timeline
    • Improved browser control for maximum security when logging in to YouTube
    • Various UI fixes, including further support for high DPI
    • Fix black playback screen after window resize
    • Fix mouse cursor stuck as arrow
    • Fix media import problem
    • Tons of small bug fixes

    0.6.1.6
    December 7, 2011

    • Embedded custom fonts for use with text slides (titles)
    • Installation no longer requires Administrative Rights
    • Fixed support for certain 3gp file types
    • Ensure favorites show when adding media
    • Fix drag and drop on first launch
    • Fix crash caused by corrupt image files
    • Fix various UI bugs
    • Fix “parameter is incorrect” errors
    • Fix problems causing timeline to extend beyond 10 minutes