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  • New! Periscope/Twitter streaming destination!
  • Fixed UI for Use Backup Server and Automatically Start Event in YouTube destination not working properly
  • Fixed keyboard shortcuts for Scoreboard increment/decrement not working properly
  • Fixed Stream, Record and viewership statistics icons not displaying properly when Preview Inspector is open
  • Fixed issues with Daylight Savings time in Facebook Live and YouTube events
  • Fixed a hang that could occur when Facebook Live viewer statistics incremented too high (~200 or higher)
  • Fixed missing translation strings in Facebook Live destination
  • Fixed inability to add dynamic destination URLs manually through the Edit Visible Destination window
  • New! Schedule events with the Facebook Live destination
  • Improved Wirecast startup time
  • Fixed a crash that occurred when changing canvas size while DirectShow sources were in use
  • Fixed an issue where a clip would remain on a Facebook page after stopping a continuous live stream
  • Fixed an issue where dragging Playlist Shots between Master Layers resulted in the Playlist being left in Preview on the originating Master Layer
  • Fixed lack of scroll bars in Facebook Authentication dialog
  • Fixed YouTube destination not properly accounting for locale when scheduling events
  • Fixed a hang when switching too quickly between listed YouTube events in Output Settings
  • Fixed ISO Recording not working properly with BlueFish 4:4:4:4 capture cards on Windows
  • Fixed Magewell AIO capture card not working with Wirecast on Windows
  • Fixed an issue where Magewell capture cards were always being deinterlaced even when the option was disabled
  • Fixed Desktop Presenter shot settings not being saved
  • Fixed a memory leak when using Capture Cursor in Screen Capture on macOS
  • Fixed hang and crash caused by upgrading documents containing Title shots
  • Fixed a crash when using Logitech web cams on Windows
  • Fixed an issue where position and scaling were not being saved when using Remote Desktop Presenter
  • Fixed an issue when selecting File → Open twice in a row
  • Fixed an issue where Keyboard Shotcut icons on Shot Thumbnails were not updating properly
  • Fixed a hang that could occur when closing a File browse panel
  • Fixed an issue where Wirecast could sometimes not be closed
  • Fixed a random crash on exit
  • New! Viewership statistics for Facebook Live, including emoticons, comments and shares, and total viewers
  • New! Image Carousel source
  • New! Open Broadcaster Studio scene import
  • Fixed installer issues for certain users who were missing DirectX dependencies
  • Updated .NET Framework dependencies from 3.5 to 4.0
  • Fixed an issue where External Display Output was not scaling properly on High DPI displays on Windows
  • Fixed an issue where screen region selection was not working on High DPI displays on Windows
  • Fixed an issue where screen capture was only capturing part of a High DPI display on Windows
  • Fixed a crash when toggling Capture Video in Screen Capture plug-in on macOS
  • Auto-Reload web pages when they are sent live when “Shutdown” is enabled for Web Display
  • Fixed an issue where closing Output Settings would resize the canvas if no changes were made
  • Fixed a hang when deleting sources in Preview editing
  • Fixed an issue where Hotkey Manager was using too much CPU
  • Fixed a crash when stopping streams
  • Fixed branded search for Facebook destination
  • Fixed an issue where Playlists had to be re-selected to be sent live repeatedly
  • Fixed an issue where WMV clips with more than 2 channels of audio would cause a crash
  • Fixed a crash on macOS when opening new documents
  • Fixed an issue where Twitter authentication was not working in certain instances
  • Fixed a crash when adding sources from the Master Layer external windows
  • When no game capture source is found the source will now become transparent
  • Fixed issues with Text Widget line wrapping
  • New! High-DPI display support for Windows
  • New! Document recovery after a crash or improper shutdown
  • New! Specify a sponsor for branded Facebook streams (“With” entry field)
  • New! Progress bar indicator Playlist and media clip Shots
  • New! Options for selecting which sources to copy when Duplicating a Shot
  • New! Aspect Ratio lock and “Stretch to Fit” button for video sources
  • New! Bind single keys to Hotkeys in the Hotkey Manager
  • New! Text Widget background gradient and Text Shadow options
  • New! Timestamp filename option for Record to Disk outputs
  • Over 100 additional bug fixes and stability improvements.
  • New! Audio filters in the Audio Mixer. Dynamics, EQ, Delay and more! (Mac OS X & Windows)
  • New! Added ability to stream to Facebook Live groups and events (Mac OS X & Windows)
  • New! Added “Places” (AKA geo-tagging) to the Facebook Live (Mac OS X & Windows)
  • New! Added ability to stream 24/7 to Facebook Live (Mac OS X & Windows)
  • New! Magewell capture card SDK integration (Windows)
  • New! Added Hitbox.tv stream destination (Mac OS X & Windows)
  • New! Duplicate Shot now performs a “deep copy” of sources and settings in the Shot. Mirror Duplicate will only copy the Shot Layer configuration. Please use Mirror Duplicate if you desire the legacy Shot Duplication functionality (Mac OS X & Windows)
  • New! Added shortcut to open the folder where recordings were saved (Mac OS X & Windows)
  • New! Added Keyboard Shortcuts to switch to Clear Layer shots (Alt+1 through 5, one for each Master Layer) (Mac OS X & Windows)
  • Improve logic around scaling new sources to fit the canvas when added (Mac OS X & Windows)
  • Addressed performance and reliability issues for USB DirectShow web cams (Windows)
  • Fixed an issue where Remote Desktop Presenter scaling and position was not saving properly (Mac OS X & Windows)
  • Improved performance for BlackMagic Capture Cards (Mac OS X & Windows)
  • Fixed an issue where ISO Recording would fail if the source format changed (Mac OS X & Windows)
  • Usability enhancements around ElGato Game Capture cards (Windows)
  • Enabled the usage of Matrox VS4 capture card with Wirecast native ISO Recording (Windows)
  • Fixed an issue where Smooth transition was not applying volume ramps (Mac OS X & Windows)
  • Addressed reliability issues with CEF-based widget sources (i.e. Text, Solid Color) (Mac OS X & Windows)
  • Fixed an issue where Unicast/Multicast streaming were resulting in bad video (Mac OS X & Windows)
  • Fixed an issue with streaming to Facebook Live Pages when a Wirecast user has multiple Facebook pages that are sorted differently by Wirecast and Facebook causing the stream to go to the incorrect page. (Mac OS X & Windows)
  • Fixed (Mac OS X & Windows)
  • New! General stability improvements and decreased CPU usage! (Mac OS X & Windows)
  • New! GPU accelerated H.264 encoder via Intel® Quick Sync Video, NVIDIA® NVENC and Apple® Video Toolbox H.264 (see tech specs above for specifics) (Mac OS X & Windows)
  • New! ISO recording from live capture sources – Wirecast 7 Pro only (Mac OS X & Windows)
  • New! Added ability to update a single Replay Shot OR create new Replay Shots.
  • New! UI enhancements including Edit-In-Preview with integrated Shot Inspector (Mac OS X & Windows)
  • New! Playlist changed to a new tabbed interface (Mac OS X & Windows)
  • New! Shots inside of a Playlist now display a progress bar (Mac OS X & Windows)
  • New! Added Shuffle Playlist functionality (Mac OS X & Windows)
  • New! Added the ability to apply duration changes to all Shots within a Playlist Shot (Mac OS X & Windows)
  • New! Added “.” and “,” hotkeys for moving between Shots within a Playlist (Mac OS X & Windows)
  • New! Added default duration setting for Shots added to a Playlist Shot (Mac OS X & Windows)
  • New! Output Statistics histogram view (Mac OS X & Windows)
  • New! Global Hotkey Manager (Mac OS X & Windows)
  • New! Video delay for individual live video sources (Mac OS X & Windows)
  • New! Audio delay for individual live audio sources (Mac OS X & Windows)
  • New! Re-designed Audio Mixer user interface (Mac OS X & Windows)
  • New! Added Panning to Audio Mixer (Mac OS X & Windows)
  • New! Selective audio monitor toggle for individual live audio sources (Mac OS X & Windows)
  • New! Source channel selection for live audio sources (Mac OS X & Windows)
  • New! Audio output interface selection (Mac OS X & Windows)
  • New! New Text tool featuring live text, RSS feeds and reading from text files, scrolling text (Mac OS X & Windows)
  • New! GPU accelerated color correction (Mac OS X & Windows)
  • New! Re-designed title system (Mac OS X & Windows)
  • New! Customizable Social Media Shot (Mac OS X & Windows)
  • New! Broadcast and recording statistics overlay in Direct3D 9 games (Windows)
  • New! Added link to Twitch account Dashboard and Active Broadcast in Output menu (Mac OS X & Windows)
  • New! Solid Color source (Mac OS X & Windows)
  • New! Added 1440p and 60 FPS encoder presets YouTube streaming (Mac OS X & Windows)
  • New! Toggle to display System CPU usage or Wirecast process CPU usage (Mac OS X & Windows)
  • New! Added support for RGB video input from BlackMagic capture cards (Mac OS X & Windows)
  • New! Added 24 FPS Canvas Frame Rate option (Mac OS X & Windows)
  • Added support for Animated GIF playback (Mac OS X & Windows)
  • Fixed an issue where a stream may not start if the initial source was a still video frame (Mac OS X & Windows)
  • Fixed an issue where transitions may not be triggered properly (Mac OS X & Windows)
  • Fixed an issue where sending a DirectShow source to Preview and Live simultaneously could result in popping audio (Mac OS X & Windows)
  • Fixed a crash that could occur when using Mac Screen Capture (Mac OS X)
  • Fixed an issue where audio output device sample rate changes were not handled properly (Mac OS X)
  • Fixed an issue where Facebook Live destination was not displaying all pages (Mac OS X & Windows)
  • Fixed a crash that could occur when using Local Desktop Presenter on systems with multiple monitors or GPUs (Windows)
  • Fixed an issue where Facebook Live recordings were not being closed properly (Mac OS X & Windows)
  • Fixed an issue where Facebook Live destination could display duplicate page listings (Mac OS X & Windows)
  • Fixed wide character display issues with Social Media Shot (Mac OS X & Windows)
  • Fixed a possible crash when selecting a BlackMagic capture card source (Mac OS X & Windows)
  • Fixed an issue where searching Twitter with hashtag could fail (Mac OS X & Windows)
  • Added true cross dissolve transition on Windows
  • Restricted streaming to Facebook and a generic RTMP destination only to comply with Facebook livestreaming policies (Mac OS X & Windows)
  • Fixed an issue where the stream was not being closed properly (Mac OS X & Windows)
  • Only populate Pages for the Page Admin and Page Editor roles (Mac OS X & Windows)
  • Fixed an issue where pressing Create stream could interfere with Stream Delay changes (Mac OS X & Windows)
  • Improve the error message if the stream is restarted without creating a new RTMP endpoint (Mac OS X & Windows)

Wirecast 7.0 is a major upgrade that encompasses many new features, enhancements and bug fixes across a spectrum of issues and functionality.

  • New! Added Facebook Live as a destination. (Mac OS X & Windows)
  • New! Added Scoreboard hotkeys for Scandinavian languages. (Mac OS X & Windows)
  • Fixed Wirecast treating valid and invalid command line arguments as document paths. (Mac OS X & Windows)
  • Lengthened authentication time-out for Stretch Internet destination. (Mac OS X & Windows)
  • Fixed encoder setting for Sermon.net reverting to default 360p. (Mac OS X & Windows)
  • Fixed Unhandled exception error when adding Blackmagic Intensity Pro shot. (Windows)
  • Fixed Fatal Application Error when Spanish is selected as default OS. (Windows)
  • Fixed bug preventing the year from being set in YouTube Events (Mac OS X and Windows)
  • Fixed an issue where Wirecast would sometimes start up in Demo mode even when licensed (Windows)
  • Fixed a crash that could occur when using BlackMagic capture cards (Windows)
  • Fixed an issue where transitions were being applied across all Master Layers (Mac OS X & Windows)
  • Added Verizon Media Services destination. (Mac OS X & Windows)
  • Added Onstream Media destination. (Mac OS X & Windows)
  • Fixed problems with Stream Delay when broadcasting to Twitch.tv. (Mac OS X & Windows)
  • Improved quality when using the YUV color space on the GPU. (Windows)
  • Fixed crash that occurred after repeatedly plugging in and unplugging USB cameras. (Windows)
  • Fixed occasional crash in text rendering code. (Windows)
  • Fixed occasional crash resulting from memory address truncation. (Windows)
  • Fixed issue that prevented Wirecast 4 documents from being opened in Wirecast 6. (Windows)
  • Added support for YouTube default channels/streams. (Mac OS X & Windows)
  • Eliminated crash when YouTube event times were not in 30-minute increments. (Mac OS X & Windows)
  • Fixed issue preventing MOV/MJPEG recording in 480p resolution. (Mac OS X & Windows)
  • Fixed playback crashes due to unsupported AMD instructions. (Windows)
  • Users can now start a YouTube broadcast without having to go to the YouTube website. (Mac OS X & Windows)
  • Added M4A to the list of files supported for playback. (Mac OS X & Windows)
  • Fixed problem authenticating to Limelight on Yosemite. (Mac OS X)
  • Improved emoticon support (Mac OS X & Windows)
  • Fixed a crash when decoding the CineForm Intermediate codec. (Mac OS X & Windows)
  • Improved support for emoticons when using Twitter integration and titles. (Mac OS X & Windows)
  • Can now use the number pad to trigger keyboard shortcuts. (Mac OS X & Windows)
  • Now shot thumbnails are updated to correspond to the in point set on prerecorded media. (Mac OS X & Windows)
  • Fixed problem where the Output Settings window would jump behind the main window after YouTube authentication. (Mac OS X & Windows)
  • Fixed run-time exception during offline activation. (Mac OS X)
  • Auto section of Canvas size now takes the virtual camera output resolution into account. (Mac OS X & Windows)
  • Fixed YUV GPU conversion crash that occurred with some video cards. (Windows)
  • Now Twitter message will wrap using all titles. (Mac OS X & Windows)
  • Now a user can hold down the Option key on Mac or the Alt key on Windows to prevent creating a playlist while performing a drag and drop on a shot. (Mac OS X & Windows)
  • Fixed a problem where text descenders were being cut off in certain titles. (Windows)
  • Removed a small square that appeared inadvertently on the Twitter feed dialog on Windows 7 with Aero enabled. (Windows)
  • Fixed problem playing some H.264 encoded mp4 files. (Mac OS X & Windows)
  • Now can go back on forth between Wirecast windows without having to click on a window first to activate it. (Mac OS X)
  • Fixed issue where sometimes the channel drop-down default was not set automatically after authentication in the Output Setting window. (Mac OS X & Windows)
  • Now search in the Twitter feed is done on multiple words rather than an exact phrase only. (Mac OS X & Windows)
  • Removed non working filters CICode128BarcodeGenerator and CIAztecCodeGenerator (Mac OS X & Windows)
  • Eliminated possible duplicate ONVIF camera entries. (Mac OS X & Windows)
  • Now disallow odd Canvas dimensions. (Mac OS X & Windows)
  • Numerous localization fixes. (Mac OS X & Windows)
  • Now disallow positioning shots to the left of the Black shot. (Mac OS X & Windows)
  • Fixed problem with Swedish keyboard controlling the scoreboard. (Mac OS X)
  • Now the YouTube event description field scrolls horizontally on Windows. (Windows)
  • Support for Axis M1031-W IP camera verified. (Mac OS X & Windows)
  • Fixed issue with using an image as a custom mask that appeared in Wirecast 6. (Mac OS X)
  • H.264 360p is the new default preset for Sermon.net. (Mac OS X & Windows)
  • Fixed problem with repeated disconnects when streaming with no audio. (Mac OS X)
  • Due to a change in Twitter’s API, Twitter authentication is now done in an external browser window. (Mac OS X & Windows)
  • Fixed a problem recording mp4 files with the MainConcept H.264 encoder that caused corrupted recordings. (Mac OS X & Windows)
  • New! Added screen capture from iOS devices via Lighting cable. (Mac OS X 10.10)
  • New! Added dialog to schedule events on YouTube Live directly from within Wirecast. (Mac OS X & Windows)
  • New! Added support for playback of QuickTime Animation files. (Mac OS X & Windows)
  • New! Images are now updated automatically if they are stored on local disk. (Mac OS X & Windows)
  • New! Added keyboard shortcuts to toggle Live Preview Swap on and off. (Mac OS X & Windows)
  • New! The Audio Delay specified in the Audio Inspector can now be up to 10 seconds, up from 1 second, and is now specified in numeric terms rather than by moving a slider. (Mac OS X & Windows)
  • New! Optimized H.264 playback to use approximately 25% less CPU. (Mac OS X & Windows)
  • New! Optimized CPU usage by Web Stream, Wirecast Cam, and Blackmagic sources to use up to 50% less CPU. (Mac OS X)
  • New! Added a button in the Output Settings that refreshes the list of scheduled YouTube events. (Mac OS X & Windows)
  • New! Implemented drag-able region in the title area of the shot so that users must mouse drag from the shot's title bar in order to perform drag operations. This helps prevent inadvertent movement of shots. (Mac OS X & Windows)
  • New! Local Desktop Presenter Window Capture now tracks the location of a Window being captured rather than capturing a static screen region. (Mac OS X)
  • New! Added an option to capture a screen region with the Local Desktop Presenter. (Mac OS X & Windows)
  • New! Now larger fields on the Thin Pipe scoreboard. (Mac OS X & Windows)
  • New! Now display a microphone icon under the Live window when audio is being outputted via the Virtual Microphone feature. (Mac OS X & Windows)
  • New! Users can now drag-and-drop media onto the ‘+’ button in the shot bin to add media to a layer. (Mac OS X & Windows)
  • New! Added hotkeys for activating and deactivating Master Layers. (Mac OS X & Windows)
  • New! Added a Just Text title to allow cleaner display of text-only titles. (Mac OS X & Windows)
  • New! Added all system audio devices to the Change Audio right click menu regardless of if they already exist in the document. (Mac OS X & Windows)
  • Fixed an issue where Wirecast was not prompting to save the document right after new camera/audio/Desktop Presenter shots were added to the shot bin. (Mac OS X & Windows)
  • The Audio Inspector will now be reopened automatically on launch if it was open at shutdown. (Windows)
  • Fixed a problem in the Shot Editor where pressing “Reset Position” on a shot constructed with templates would make the source invisible. (Mac OS X & Windows)
  • Fixed a problem in the Shot Editor where cropping and then resizing an image caused it to resize. (Mac OS X & Windows)
  • Fixed an issue where Wirecast would retrieve the incorrect times for YouTube Live events. (Mac OS X & Windows)
  • Fixed an issue where adding an audio input in the Audio Inspector caused a video transition to trigger in the Live window. (Mac OS X)
  • Now limit the default resolution of web cams to be 1080p. (Mac OS X)
  • Fixed and issue that cause hidden Master Layers to become visible when changing the canvas size. (Mac OS X)
  • Fixed issue where the stream attributes were not initially displayed when Web Stream connected to a stream. (Mac OS X & Windows)
  • Fixed issue where scoreboards were displayed as squished, stretched, or offset. (Mac OS X & Windows)
  • Fixed issue where Web Stream repeated last audio sample received if the connection was lost. (Mac OS X & Windows)
  • Fixed issue where Local Desktop Presenter window didn’t not keep focus when windows is moved (Mac OS X & Windows)
  • Camera Preview frame rate is now saved when document is saved. (Mac OS X & Windows)
  • Fixed issue where Preview playback controls and countdown clock were not enabled when displaying a video whose filename contained an image file extension. (Mac OS X & Windows)
  • Fixed an issue where transitioning from one source to another produced choppy audio. (Mac OS X & Windows)
  • Fixed an issue where the selected transition was only applied to the last queued shot when sending shots on multiple Layers live. (Mac OS X)
  • Fixed an issue that caused static popping when adjusting the delay slider for live inputs in the Audio Inspector. (Mac OS X)
  • Fixed an issue where trying to open Web Stream configured with a malformed URL caused a crash. (Windows)
  • Fixed issue where Wirecast didn’t retain the contents of Preview asset upon saving and reopening a document. (Mac OS X & Windows)
  • VS4 and MXO2 DirectShow inputs are now not displayed as possible sources in Wirecast. Please use Matrox’s Wirecast source plugin to connect to these devices. (Windows)
  • CTRL-click on touchpad once again functions as right-click. (Mac OS X)
  • Fixed issue where Blackmagic Outputs did not display the proper check box when outputting various formats in "Demo Mode" (Windows)
  • Fixed an issue where the Shot Editor and other secondary windows did not open on a second monitor when Wirecast’s main window was on a secondary monitor. (Mac OS X & Windows)
  • Fixed an issue where the initial selection for USB Webcam Audio Settings did not take. (Mac OS X)
  • Fixed problem where application locked up when the Configure button in the Source Settings dialog was clicked more than once. (Windows)
  • Fixed issue where Wirecast was forced into the background if users clicked on a shot while the Audio Inspector was open (Mac OS X & Windows)
  • Added “New Playlist” item to the Edit menu. (Mac OS X& Windows)
  • Fixed issue where the cursor would become stuck as a resize icon when moving above the Shot Bin. (Mac OS X)
  • Fixed issue where Zoom Slider didn’t function if the trim points were set too close together in the Preview Window. (Mac OS X & Windows)
  • Fixed issue where the document did not load if its name contained an apostrophe. (Windows)
  • Fixed problem where thumbnail sizing in Playlist windows and Layer windows were was not persisted when the windows were reopened. (Mac OS X & Windows)
  • Fixed an issue where iOS devices were sometimes not being detected on congested networks due to a timeout. (Mac OS X & Windows)
  • Fixed issue where License and Serial Number were displayed as white text on white background when focus was shifted away. (Mac OS X)
  • Fixed occasional hang on exit when shutting down connections to Bonjour devices. (Mac OS X)
  • Fixed problem with text vanishing from the Message Feed when double-clicking the column width resize area. (Windows)
  • Fixed problem where the Preview Zoom Slider widget remained open and rendered on top of new windows or panes opened over it. (Mac OS X)
  • Fixed problem where the Replay Shot Template setting in the Replay Settings dialog was not being set correctly when saving and loading a document. (Mac OS X & Windows)
  • Fixed issue where a playlist entered an inactive state after a shot was deleted from it. (Mac OS X & Windows)
  • Fixed problem with distorted Virtual Camera output when using match canvas with certain resolutions. (Mac OS X & Windows)
  • Fixed problem where Preview audio endlessly repeated one frame of sound when selecting a new shot that was not playing. (Mac OS X)
  • Fixed problem where the playback controls would not display when pre-recorded content was sent to Preview using Live/Preview Swap. (Mac OS X & Windows)
  • Fixed problem where audio sources would crackle intermittently due to buffering problems. (Mac OS X & Windows)
  • Fixed aspect ratio errors for Remote Desktop Presenter shots loaded from a document opened via Windows Explorer. (Mac OS X & Windows)
  • Fixed occasional hang on exit if the user was prompted to save their document when exiting. (Mac OS X)
  • Increased bounding rectangles for controls that resize thumbnails in the Playlist window. (Mac OS X)
  • Fixed issue where a click-drag on a shot in a Mater Layer would bring the shot into Live or Preview. (Mac OS X & Windows)
  • Delete All in the Social Media dialog now also removes all text currently rendered into Social Shots. (Mac OS X & Windows)
  • Now multiple documents can be accessed by right-clicking the Wirecast icon in the Dock. (Mac OS X)
  • Fixed issue where SDP files got overwritten without promoting the user. (Mac OS X & Windows)
  • Fixed issue where social message feed delete icon would get stuck in the mouse-down state under certain conditions. (Mac OS X)
  • Fixed an issue that caused the audio preview not to work if a source was made live immediately after launching Wirecast. (Windows)
  • Fixed a crash that occurred when selecting different sources in the Source Setting dialog rapidly. (Mac OS X & Windows)
  • Eliminated flickering of the volume slider decibel tooltip by making it a fixed width. (Mac OS X & Windows)
  • Now Wirecast will only throw one error dialog when the same problem occurs with multiple files. (Mac OS X & Windows)
  • Fixed problem where users could not modify the IP address field after initially configuring Remote Desktop Presenter. (Mac OS X & Windows)
  • Fixed problem where the Local Desktop Presenter monitor selection was not saved. (Mac OS X)
  • Fixed memory leak that occurred when the network adaptor was disabled and the ONVIF IP camera discovery was on. (Windows)
  • Fixed sync issues when recording to .mov files under high system load. (Mac OS X & Windows)
  • Fixed issue where .mp4 files were appearing green and stretched after import into Wirecast. (Mac OS X & Windows)
  • Fixed error that occurred when Social Media feed type was set to Search and the feed is accessed without data present in the Search String field. (Mac OS X & Windows)
  • Fixed crash due to corrupted presets. (Mac OS X & Windows)
  • Fixed possible crash after cancelling authentication of an ONVIF device. (Mac OS X & Windows)
  • Added more visual feedback during drag and drop of shots within shot bin. (Mac OS X & Windows)
  • Fixed possible hang when opening Wirecast 5 documents. (Mac OS X & Windows)
  • Fixed issue where disconnecting a web cam could stop the preview icon for the iSight camera from updating in the shot bin. (Mac OS X)
  • Corrected inaccurate bitrate estimation for .mov outputs in the Output Settings dialog. (Mac OS X & Windows)
  • Fixed issue where switching the AVFoundation audio settings corrupted USB audio. (Mac OS X)
  • Fixed issue where some mp3 files were not being played in the live output. (Mac OS X & Windows)
  • Fixed issue where UI could lockup for up to 25 seconds when deleting a Wirecast Cam or Web Stream source. (Mac OS X & Windows)
  • Fixed issue where activating Replay with an invalid output destination and then clicking "Edit" in the error dialog opened the Output Settings window instead of Replay Settings. (Mac OS X & Windows)
  • Fixed a crash when opening a Wirecast document containing Replay assets that was created on another OS. (Mac OS X & Windows)
  • Fixed a possible crash when the Web Stream was connecting to a MMS source. (Windows)
  • Fixed an occasional crash that occurred when closing a document after removing Replay assets from the Asset Manager. (Mac OS X & Windows)
  • Modified behavior in the shot bin so that double clicking on a shot opens the shot editor, but no longer puts the shot into Preview or Live. (Mac OS X)
  • Added all system audio devices to the Change Audio right click menu regardless of if they already exist in the document. (Mac OS X & Windows)
  • Fixed occasional crashed when clicking Apply for Intensity Shuttle USB 3.0 device in Source Settings. (Mac OS X & Windows)
  • Fixed occasional crash that occurred when connected to an HDV device with 12-bit audio. (Mac OS X & Windows)
  • Fixed a problem where the shots in preview were sent live when assigning a Template to a Shot when AutoLive was enabled. (Mac OS X & Windows)
  • Fixed a problem with the Local Desktop Presenter where the "Show Cursor" option did not function until it was toggled off then back on. (Mac OS X)
  • Fixed a problem where Wirecast was forcing web cameras to the highest available resolution rather than using the saved resolution settings from a document. (Mac OS X)
  • Fixed a problem where Wirecast was converting RTMP destinations from Wirecast 4 and 5 documents to Azure Media Services destinations. (Mac OS X & Windows)
  • Fixed a misalignment of the Connection meter in the main Wirecast window. (Mac OS X)
  • Fixed a crash when removing unused Replay segments during document close. (Windows)
  • Sporadic crash when connected to Wirecast Cam when switching Wi-Fi networks or during other network interruption. (Mac OS X & Windows)
  • Fixed excessive launch time that could occur after having connected to a Wirecast Cam app that was not longer present on the network. (Mac OS X)
  • Fixed problem with audio delay not working unless set to 1 second. (Mac OS X)
  • Included missing documentation for Playlist API calls. (Windows)
  • Fixed intermittent problem where a Playlist shot would move when clicking on another Playlist in the shot bin. (Mac OS X & Windows)
  • Fixed issue where shots in a Playlists rearrange themselves intermittently when a new shot in the Playlist is selected. (Windows)
  • Fixed crash when a negative frame dimension was assigned to a .mov encoder preset. (Mac OS X & Windows)
  • Fixed a crash that occurred if a user removes a Web Stream source form the Source Setting dialog before finishing the authentication process. (Mac OS X)
  • “Match Canvas” is now the default resolution setting for Virtual Camera Out. (Mac OS X & Windows)
  • Fixed crash that occurred when adjusting the volume in the Audio Inspector while a Playlist was transitioning to a new shot. (Mac OS X)
  • Removed Accordion Fold transition. (Mac OS X)
  • Fixes issue that caused unnecessary CPU usage on the Mac platform. (Mac OS X)
  • New! Use of the Wirecast Cam iOS App, a free app for iPad and iPhone, as a source. (Mac OS X & Windows)
  • New! Added support for .WAV and .M4A file playback that was present in 5.0.3 but absent in 6.0. (Mac OS X & Windows)
  • Fixed a crash that occurred if the destination RTMP server was slow to accept a stream after a connection has been established. (Mac OS X & Windows)
  • Fixed crash due to corrupted audio settings being read from the preferences. (Windows)
  • Fixed crash when copying a search string from the Social Feed search field. (Mac OS X & Windows)
  • Renamed "Microsoft Azure Media Services" "Azure Media Services" in the Output Settings dialog. (Mac OS X & Windows)
  • Fixed crash when deleting Tweets from the Social Media message feed. (Mac OS X & Windows)
  • Prevented Unhandled Exception error when using social media feed without entering credentials. (Mac OS X & Windows)
  • Fixed issue that prevented the File Open button from operating in the NewBlueFX section of the Source Settings Dialog under some conditions. (Mac OS X & Windows)
  • AJA cards no longer function in Wirecast directly through via AVFoundation. Install the AJA Wirecast source plugin to access them from Wirecast.
  • New! Instant Replay support. (Mac OS X & Windows)
  • New! Playlist Support. (Mac OS X & Windows)
  • New! Twitter integration. (Mac OS X & Windows)
  • New! Support for the new iOS App, Wirecast Cam, as a camera source. (Mac OS X & Windows)
  • New! Recordings are now written in a recoverable file format. Recording files are now usable even the recording is interrupted due to system failure. (Mac OS X & Windows)
  • New! Full Retina support. (Mac OS X)
  • New! Improved Multicast and Unicast support. (Mac OS X & Windows)
  • New! Keyboard mapping functionality for shots. (Mac OS X & Windows)
  • New! Shortcut keys for setting in and out points and creating Replay shots. (Mac OS X & Windows)
  • New! Destination for Microsoft Azure Media Services. (Mac OS X & Windows)
  • New! Destination for Wowza Streaming Engine (Mac OS X & Windows)
  • New! Added AppleScript samples to application bundle. (Mac OS X & Windows)
  • New! Added the ability to play back recorded media in Preview. (Mac OS X & Windows)
  • New! Added the ability to set in and out points in Preview. (Mac OS X & Windows)
  • New! Added the ability to set playback speed in Preview. (Mac OS X & Windows)
  • New! Added the ability to suppress automatic detection of IP devices in network. (Mac OS X & Windows)
  • New! Added the ability to automatically set the Canvas size. (Mac OS X & Windows)
  • New! Support for using custom backgrounds for Scoreboards. (Mac OS X & Windows)
  • New! Hotkeys to change scores from the Wirecast main window. (Mac OS X & Windows)
  • New! Added support for 2K and 4K canvas sizes via Custom Canvas size. (Mac OS X & Windows)
  • New! AppleScript examples are now part of the application bundle at Wirecast.app/Contents/Resources/scriptingexamples. (Mac OS X)
  • New! 64-bit versions of Wirecast are now available. Moving to 64-bit fixes many problems caused by running out of memory due to 32-bit memory limits. (Mac OS X & Windows)
  • New! Updated installer technology for Windows; new versions of Wirecast will automatically replace previous versions of Wirecast without the need to manually uninstall beforehand. (Windows)
  • New! Dedicated destination for Wowza server that can utilize configuration files created by Wowza. (Mac OS X & Windows)
  • New! MOV record to disk destination replaces QuickTime Record To Disk for recording near lossless video at low CPU. ProRes codec is available on Mac, and MJPEG is available on Windows with selectable quality. (Mac OS X & Windows).
  • New! Wirecast no longer uses QuickTime components for video file playback and writing. QuickTime, deprecated by Apple, has been replaced with technology optimized to take advantage of 64-bit addressing, providing superior performance with higher resolutions and frame rates. (Mac OS X & Windows)
  • New! QuickTime is no longer required to run Wirecast on Windows. (Windows)
  • New! User presets are now listed on top of system, and destination default presets for easy access. (Mac OS X & Windows)
  • New! Ability to set the maximum number of reconnects to a streaming server/CDN. This avoids the situation where a user would have to force quite Wirecast once a server becomes unresponsive. (Mac OS X & Windows)
  • New! New Blue Pro Titler Plug-in and support (Mac OS X & Windows)
  • Eliminated memory spike when playing back some mp4 files. (Mac OS X & Windows)
  • Fixed problem where some mp4 files would play back with no audio. (Mac OS X & Windows)
  • Fixed issue where incorrect Video FPS selections were displayed for USB cameras in the Source Settings dialog. (Mac OS X)
  • Fixed jitter/stutter when recording at 1080p in ProRes and MJPEG. (Mac OS X, Windows)
  • Fixed issue that prevented tabbing between controls. (Mac OS X)
  • Fixed issue that sometimes caused frame drops during a transition when switching to shots containing prerecorded video. (Mac OS X & Windows)
  • Fixed problem where streaming audio-only resulted in sped up audio. (Mac OS X)
  • Fixed problem where audio because out of sync after playing video file in the Configure Media Settings tab of the Shot Editor. (Mac OS X & Windows)
  • Fixed issue where disconnecting a device could cause a crash if there were no built-in AV devices or other AV devices connected to the system. (Mac OS X, Windows)
  • Fixed crash when last connected camera was disconnected. (Mac OS X)
  • Fixed crash on exit after using Blackmagic Output and Input on separate cards. (Mac OS X)
  • Fixed problem where Bonjour WebStream sources did not connect and the Asset Manager listed them as missing at document load. (Mac OS X & Windows)
  • Fixed issue that caused floating colors in scoreboards. (Mac OS X)
  • Fixed memory leak and eventual crash (after a few hours) when using the Matrox VS4. (Windows)
  • Fixed issue that caused black frames to be inserted during transitions. (Mac OS X & Windows)
  • Fixed issue that prevented a correct event list to be retrieved from YouTube. (Mac OS X & Windows)
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