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Complete Version history / Release notes / Changelog for WinDV

1.2.4 - 2005-01-?? - bugfixes, small changes, compiled with DirectX SDK
Compiled with DirectX SDK instead of old Platform SDK
Directories containing dots should be handled properly now.
Only DV-video devices listed in device selection.

1.2.3 - 2003-05-29 - minor bugfixes and changes
Windows XP look support (on XP systems only).
Bugfix in AVI type-1/2 autodetection.
Little bug causing crash when trying to move the window from one monitor to another on dualhead desktops fixed.

1.2.2 - 2003-02-14 - Windows XP supported
Little bug which caused error when trying to record video back to tape under Windows XP fixed.
Both capturing and recording back should work properly now.

1.2.1 - 2003-02-12 - new features, minor bugfix
Added option for DV device control - useful for output to camcorder without "record" button.
Fixed small bug in "Open File" dialog.

1.2.0 - 2002-12-13 - new features
Capturing file-naming scheme extended; filename can contain
configurable date-time stamp and/or indexing number.
Added command-line handling; capturing/recording can be started from the command-line.
Counter format changed to H:MI:SS.s (tenth of second instead of frames).
Capturing discontinuity detection can be disabled setting the treshold to zero.
Compiled using new version of Microsoft Platform SDK.

1.1.3 - 2002-09-22 - more code cleanup, new features
File selection dialog in record mode now supports multiple selection.
Changed file separator from ";" to "|" in the recording "Source file" field.
Video-preview code rewritten - should skip more frames on slower machine.
AVI-joining code cleanup.
Record configuration fields renamed to be more comprehensible. File selection dialogs added.
Added H:MI:SS:FF counter.
If ".avi" extension not specified, automatically adding it to the capturing filename.
Removed forgotten debug information from the executable.
Interactive screenshot with detailed description created.

1.1.2 - 2002-09-20 - code cleanup, bugfixes, new option
Video-preview code simplified. An option for enabling/disabling preview during recording to DV device added - this should improve reliability on slower systems.
Possible deadlock during cancelling of recording and some other race-conditions fixed.
Reprogrammed some multithreading code from polling to use of synchronization objects.
Added code preventing screensaver during video transmitting.

1.1.1 - 2002-09-17 - minor bugfixes
Fixed small bug in capture-pausing and autosplitting logic.
Distinction between PAL and NTSC video - NTSC could be functional now, but still untested.

1.1.0 - 2002-09-15 - first published version
WinDV works good on my Win2k Duron 750Mhz system with Canon's PAL DV camcorder.
Capturing from DV device works very reliably. Recording to DV acceptable.
NTSC not tested and probably non functional.
Win98SE tested OK for capturing; in some cases recording back works for type-1 only.

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