[ + ] Internet Radio Browser. Can be seen in Context Menu->Open->.., or via hotkey Ctrl+H.
[ + ] Preferences->Video: 'Screenshots' tab.
[ = ] Context menu: optimizations in *Play Disc* feature.
[ = ] Recent List Manager: some enhancements and a lot of fixes.
[ = ] M3U-playlist parser has been fully rewritten.
[ = ] A few fixes and enhancements in unicode support.
[ = ] Optimizations to drag-n-drop on Light Alloy window when a lot of files(~1000 and up) is selected.
[ - ] Fixes in PLS-playlists parser.
[ - ] Fixed that M3U8 cannot be loaded.
[ - ] Other fixes to issues that was found in Beta-2.Video Engine:
[ + ] VSFilter: added support for float values in \fscx and \fscy tags
[ + ] FLV: enhanced support for streaming.
[ + ] MP4: added support for chapters that was made in HandBrake application.
[ + ] MPEG: added 'fast seek' option. This option can be in use in 99% cases, but its disabled by default because with this option enabled a seek can be wrong for some files.
[ = ] OGG: allow connection to files with 'OggS' header only.
[ = ] WavPack: made a few checks to ensure that its a proper wavpack stream, so we won't try to decode all stream kinds that we got.
[ = ] MPEG: enhancements to seeking feature with improper PTS table.
[ = ] Updated codecs and some internal components to their latest versions.
[ - ] VSFilter: fixed some scaling and rotating issues.
[ - ] Fixed detection of UTF-8 subtitles.
[ - ] BaseSplitter: some times player was hang on MPEG-TS + AC3 streams when using insane seek.
[ - ] HDMV(PGS) subtitles: fixed player crash with improper RLE-data.
[ + ] Recent list manager. Available via right mouse click on "Play / Pause" button or Shift+H hotkey.
[ + ] Popup menu: Open URL
[ + ] Ability to make screenshots in WebP/WebP-LL formats.
[ + ] Preferences->Video->Misc: ability to specify picture quality for screenshots.
[ + ] Update duration info for online videos (makes sense for flv, mostly)
[ = ] Optimizations to playlist loading/paint when a lot of files (> 4000) within.
[ = ] Buffering status now will be displayed via OSD
[ - ] *Seek to last playing pos* now works correctly for online sources when buffering status is on.
[ - ] Fixed issues with online radios when given links contains ".m3u"
[ - ] Fixed another ~14 small issues and other cosmetic changes.Video Engine:
[ + ] Ability to watch online videos from, for example, YouTube.
[ = ] Updated codecs, MediaInfo module and other system components to their latest versions.
[ - ] MP4Splitter - fixed E-AC3 streams detection.
[ - ] Fixed issues with DVB-subtitles disappearing.
[ - ] Fixed green screen issue when using DXVA for some Intel HD video cards.
[ + ] Japanese translation (by Tilt)
[ + ] Alternate mode for playlist has been added - its called Playlist Folders Mode, and can be activated with F11 hotkey, or press right mouse click on "Playlist" button on control panel.
[ + ] Preferences->Mouse->Areas of Video: added new features for angular regions (left top/right top) - subtitles, sound on/off, next/prev in playlist.
[ + ] Preferences->Playlist: *Check for broken/missing files* group box.
[ + ] Preferences->Sound: ability to set output speakers configuration.
[ + ] Preferences->Keyboard: new commands has been added (like: Playlist size, Playlist's folders panel size, Rename file or bookmark)
[ + ] Preferences->Keyboard->Alternative: ability to use alternative hotkeys mode on laptops without numeric keypad.
[ + ] New options to autoseek/skipping feature.
[ + ] "Speed change" button: added 16x option
[ + ] To Playlist's *remove from playlist* button popup menu have been added *Clear playlist from broken/missing files*
[ + ] Sound options: ability to save/load equalizer settings into files specified by user.
[ + ] Ability to rename bookmarks in playlist.
[ + ] When you open network/internet stream, bufferization progress will be shown.
[ + ] Preferences->Mouse->Areas of Video: in *bottom* section, if you use normal seeking scheme, by holding "Shift" you can temporary activate by-frame seeking and vice-versa.
[ + ] Preferences->Mouse->Areas of Video: in *bottom* section, if *By Frame* seeking scheme is used, double mouse clicks in left side of Area - will do frame seek backward, in right side - frame seek forward.
[ + ] LA.xml (hidden options):
a) Ability to set pair skin in "SkinDouble" variable and switch between them by right mouse clicking on Light Alloy's caption.
b) Scheduler.Alarma.EveryHour="1" - *Big Ben* mode (every hour alarma)
c) Nastr.LA_DoubleCopy - ability to run second copy of Light Alloy from another folder (in one instance LA_DoubleCopy should ="0", in second - ="1"). This could be useful for second instance of Light Alloy which will be used, for example, only for audio, thus can have some unique interface settings.
[ = ] Playlist: function *remove file(s) from disk* have been fully revamped, and now support multiple files removing.
[ = ] Preferences->Playlist: enhancements to *the accuracy of files search* function when used in *3 first symbols* mode.
[ = ] Files extensions that used for autoseek/skipping feature have been changed from *.oe to *skip
[ - ] A few fixes to unicode support (hints module, file info window, popup menu, ...)
[ - ] Playlist: Sometimes bookmarks icon wasn't drawn.
[ - ] Autosearch-and-loading of multiple subtitles wasn't working correctly on VMR 7/9 WL and EVR renderers.
[ - ] Seeking by bookmarks wasn't working well.
[ - ] *Add files to playlist* button wasn't working after playlist clean.
[ - ] Fixed OSD shift on skins with wide captions.
[ - ] Scheduler: alarma have been worked incorrectly with external files.
[ - ] Display wasn't able to go sleep mode on playlist end.
[ - ] Preferences->Keyboard->Alternative: modes wasn't saved.
[ - ] And ~20 other fixes and changes.Video Engine:
[ + ] Added decoding support for: Opus, Jpeg 2000
[ + ] Added support for AVC Level 5.1 on Intel HD Graphics 2500
[ + ] Added support for subtitles in VOB files.
[ + ] Added partial H.264 Interlaced support with two fields in one frame.
[ + ] Added support for VC-1 field interlaced decoding in DXVA mode.
[ + ] Added support for XSub subtitles (DivX Subtitles) (works only with internal codecs at the moment)
[ + ] MP4/MOV: support for AMR Wide-band audio streams.
[ + ] MP4/MOV: detection of Rotate meta-tag with following picture rotate.
[ + ] Enhancements in PGS/HDMV/DVB-subtitles support. Also, fixed issue when multiple subtitles wasn't able to be displayed.
[ + ] MPEG2 DXVA decoder: support for videos with 2:3 Pulldown frames.
[ + ] Enhancements in MJPEG/RealVideo support.
[ + ] FLV: streaming video (youtube or any other http source) - opening speed-up, determining file duration during playback.
[ = ] Optimisations in audio decoder.
[ = ] DTSAC3: enhancements in detection of AC3-streams.
[ = ] Subtitles: enhancements in subtitles queue.
[ = ] Subtitles: enhancements in parsing/rendering mechanism of PGS/DVB subtitles.
[ = ] Minor optimisations to LivePreview feature.
[ = ] Updates in stereo-to-4.0/5.1/71 upmix coefficients.
[ = ] Codecs were updated (ffmpeg git-5148147b, libopus 1.0.1 git-e7e933c), MediaInfo module has been updated (MediaInfo svn-5307), and some other system components.
[ - ] Some MPEG-TS files cannot be opened.
[ - ] Wasapi Audio Renderer: WASAPI Shared mode is not used now if sampling rates of the input and output streams differ
[ - ] Fixed issues with WavPack 24/96 and 32/96 playback.
[ - ] Fixed issues with data parsing about chapters from IFO-file when more than one Program Chains is available.
[ - ] Fixes in DVD-subtitles parser/renderer (picture was black some times).
[ - ] Audio switcher: fixed buffer overflow which produces stuttering and crackling on some audio files.
[ - ] Subtitles: subtitles wasn't displayed correctly if output was in YUY2 colorspace.
[ - ] Subtitles: fix high RAM usage with some complex subtitles.
[ - ] Subtitles: some times subtitles were displayed with doodle symbols.
[ - ] Subtitles: player crash when PGS/DVB subtitles resolution was higher than video-stream resolution.
[ - ] Subtitles: no subtitles were on anamorphic videos (like 1440x1080 with 16:9 ratio).
[ - ] FLAC: player crash on broken files, also some files wasn't played well.
[ - ] AVI: player crash on files with broken data.
[ - ] And ~4 other fixes.