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LameXP -> Version History

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Version 4.16 Beta 3
  • Release Date: Dec 17, 2017
  • Download(s):
    • Updated FAAD decoder to v2.8.6 (2017-10-10), compiled with ICL 18.0 and MSVC 15.5
    • Updated ALAC decoder to refalac v1.64 (2017-05-19), compiled with ICL 18.0 and MSVC 15.5
    • Updated QAAC add-in (separate download) to QAAC v2.64 (2017-07-19), compiled with ICL 18.0 and MSVC 15.5

Version 4.16 Beta 2
  • Release Date: Dec 13, 2017
  • Download(s):
    • Updated Monkey's Audio binary to v4.33 (2017-12-01), compiled with ICL 18.0 and MSVC 15.5
    • 6. Updated WavPack decoder to v5.1.0 (2017-01-20), compiled with ICL 18.0 and MSVC 15.5
    • Added "Visual Elements" manifest for Windows 8+ "Start" screen tile
Version 4.16 Beta 1
  • Release Date: Dec 5, 2017
  • Download(s):
    • Upgraded build environment to Microsoft Visual Studio 2017 with Update-5
    • Updated mpg123 decoder to v1.25.8 (2017-12-02), compiled with GCC 7.2.0
    • Updated Opus encoder/decoder libraries to v1.2.1-35 (2017-11-16) and Opus-Tools to v0.1.10-9 (2017-05-25)
    • Improved auto-detection of max. parallel instances on computers with "fast" (i.e. SSD or similar) drive
Version 4.16 Alpha 10 Version 4.16 Alpha 8 Version 4.16 Alpha 7 Version 4.16 Alpha 6 Version 4.16 Alpha 5 Version 4.16 Alpha 4 Version 4.16 Alpha 3
  • Release Date: Oct 14, 2017
  • Download(s):
    • Upgraded build environment to Microsoft Visual Studio 2017 with Update-4
    • Updated GnuPG to v1.4.22 (2017-07-19), compiled with GCC 7.2.0
    • Improved auto-detection of max. parallel instances on computers with SSD (or similar) drive
Version 4.16 Alpha 2
  • Release Date: Sep 16, 2017
  • Download(s):
    • Upgraded build environment to Microsoft Visual Studio 2017 with Update-3
    • Updated MediaInfo to v0.7.98 (2017-08-08), compiled with ICL 17.0 and MSVC 12.0
    • Some improvements to output file name generation code
Version 4.16 Alpha
  • Release Date: Aug 17, 2017
  • Download(s):
    • Upgraded build environment to Microsoft Visual Studio 2017 with Update-2
    • Updated Opus encoder/decoder libraries to v1.2.1 (2017-07-26) and Opus-Tools to v0.1.10 (2017-05-25)
Version 4.15
  • Release Date: Jun 1, 2017
  • Download(s):
  • Changes since 4.14:
    • Fixed a bug in auto-rename feature, that caused problems when a meta-tag contained path separators
    • Fixed included MediaInfo binary not working on processor without SSE2 support
    • Improved file name generation from meta-tags containing characters that are forbidden in file names
    • Some improvements for "high DPI" screens: Adjust initial window size according to DPI setting
    • Updated Opus encoder/decoder libraries to v1.2-beta (2017-05-26) and Opus-Tools to v0.1.10 (2017-05-25)
    • Updated MediaInfo to v0.7.95 (2017-05-04), compiled with ICL 17.0 and MSVC 12.0
    • Updated SoX to v14.4.2 (2015-02-22) with Dynamic Audio Normalizer v2.10 (2017-04-14) effect included
    • Updated mpg123 decoder to v1.24.0 (2017-03-02), compiled with GCC 6.3.0
    • Updated FAAD decoder to v2.7 from CVS in order to include latest libFAAD fixes (2016-11-11)
    • Updated Monkey's Audio binary to v4.25 (2017-03-12), compiled with ICL 17.0 and MSVC 14.0
    • Some tweaks to the auto-update function in order to speed-up the update check in most situations
Version 4.15 RC2 Version 4.15 RC1 Version 4.15 Beta 8 Version 4.15 Beta 7
  • Release Date: May 6, 2017
  • Download(s):
    • Updated Opus encoder/decoder libraries to v1.2-alpha2 (2017-05-05) and Opus-Tools to v0.1.10 (2017-02-22)
    • Updated MediaInfo to v0.7.94+ (2017-04-21), compiled with ICL 17.0 and MSVC 12.0 Updated MediaInfo to v0.7.95 (2017-05-04), compiled with ICL 17.0 and MSVC 12.0
    • Updated mpg123 decoder to v1.24.0 (2017-03-02), compiled with GCC 6.3.0
    • Updated Monkey's Audio binary to v4.25 (2017-03-12), compiled with ICL 17.0 and MSVC 14.0
Version 4.15 Beta 5 Version 4.15 Beta 4
  • Release Date: Apr 17, 2017
  • Download(s):
    • Improved file name generation from meta-tags containing characters that are forbidden in file names
    • Updated SoX to v14.4.2 (2015-02-22) with Dynamic Audio Normalizer v2.10 (2017-04-14) effect included
Version 4.15 Beta 3 Version 4.15 Beta 2 Version 4.15 Alpha 5
  • Release Date: Mar 13, 2017
  • Download(s):
    • Fixed a bug in auto-rename feature, that caused problem when meta-tag contains path separator
    • Some improvements for "high DPI" screens: Adjust initial window size according to DPI setting
Version 4.15 Alpha 3 (Build 1952) Version 4.15 Alpha 3 Version 4.14 Version 4.14 RC6
  • Release Date: Nov 13, 2016
  • Download(s):
    • Fixed encoding of non-Stereo sources with NeroAAC, when "HE-AAC v2 (SBR+PS)" is selected
    • Fixed a bug that would cause the encoding job to fail, when an audio filter is skipped
Version 4.14 RC5
  • Release Date: Nov 6, 2016
  • Download(s):
    • Updated Opus encoder/decoder libraries to v1.2-alpha and Opus-Tools to v0.1.9 (2016-11-04)
    • Updated MediaInfo to v0.7.90 (2016-10-31), compiled with ICL 17.0 and MSVC 12.0
Version 4.14 RC4 Version 4.14 RC3 Version 4.14 RC2 Version 4.14 RC1
  • Release Date: Oct 17, 2016
  • Download(s):
    • Updated Opus encoder/decoder libraries to v1.1.3 and Opus-Tools to v0.1.9 (2016-10-16)
    • Updated FLAC encoder/decoder to v1.3.1 (2016-10-04), compiled with ICL 17.0 and MSVC 12.0
Version 4.14 Beta 8 Version 4.14 Beta 7 Version 4.14 Beta 6 Version 4.14 Beta 5 Version 4.14 Beta 4 Version 4.14 Beta 3 Version 4.14 Beta 2 (2016-6-27) Version 4.14 Beta 2 Version 4.14 Beta 1 Version 4.14 Alpha 9 Version 4.14 Alpha 8 Version 4.14 Alpha 7 Version 4.14 Alpha 6 Version 4.14 Alpha 5 Version 4.14 Alpha 4 Version 4.14 Alpha 3 Version 4.14 Alpha 2
  • Release Date: Jan 31, 2016
  • Download(s):
    • Fixed the location of temporary intermediate files for SoX-based audio effects
    • Updated MediaInfo to v0.7.82 (2016-01-27), compiled with ICL 15.0 and MSVC 12.0
    • Enabled the "built-in" resampler for QAAC encoder
Version 4.14 Alpha 1 Version 4.13
  • Release Date: Dec 13, 2015
  • Download(s):
  • Changes since 4.12:
    • Upgraded build environment to Microsoft Visual Studio 2015 with Update-1
    • Apply the original file's "creation" and "last modified" date/time to the output file (optional)
    • Updated Vorbis encoder to OggEnc v2.88 (2015-09-10), using libvorbis v1.3.5 and aoTuV b6.03_2015
    • Updated MediaInfo to v0.7.78 (2015-10-02), compiled with ICL 15.0 and MSVC 12.0
    • Fixed resampling bug with Vorbis encoder, regression in OggEnc v2.87
    • Fixed creation of Monkey's Audio (APE) files, when no meta data is being embedded
    • Updated language files (big thank-you to all contributors !!!)
Version 4.13 RC6 Version 4.13 RC5 Version 4.13 RC3 Version 4.13 RC2 Version 4.13 RC1
  • Release Date: Nov 9, 2015
  • Download(s):
    • Upgraded build environment to Microsoft Visual Studio 2015
    • Apply the original file's "creation" and "last modified" date/time to the output file (optional)
    • Updated Vorbis encoder to OggEnc v2.88 (2015-09-10), using libvorbis v1.3.5 and aoTuV b6.03_2015
    • Updated MediaInfo to v0.7.78 (2015-10-02), compiled with ICL 15.0 and MSVC 12.0
    • Fixed resampling bug with Vorbis encoder, regression in OggEnc v2.87
    • Fixed creation of Monkey's Audio (APE) files, when no meta data is being embedded
Version 4.12
  • Release Date: Oct 24, 2015
  • Download(s):
  • Changes since 4.11:
    • Upgraded build environment to Microsoft Visual Studio 2013 with Update-5
    • Updated Qt runtime libraries to v4.8.7 Final (2015-05-25), compiled with MSVC 12.0
    • Added support for building LameXP and MUtilities with Visual Studio 2015
    • Added Hungarian translation, contributed by Zityi's Translator Team <zityisoft@gmail.com>
    • Added optional support for the libfdk-aac encoder, using the fdkaac front-end by nu774
    • Added detection of the 64-Bit version of QAAC encoder, requires 64-Bit Apple Application Support
    • Added enhanced file renaming option: Default file extensions can now be overwritten
    • Added enhanced file renaming option: Files can now be renamed via the regular expression engine
    • Added capability to select multiple files on "Source Files" tab
    • Updated Vorbis encoder to OggEnc v2.87 (2015-08-03), using libvorbis v1.3.5 and aoTuV b6.03_2015
    • Updated MediaInfo to v0.7.76 (2015-08-06), compiled with ICL 15.0 and MSVC 12.0
    • Updated mpg123 decoder to v1.22.4 (2015-08-12), compiled with GCC 5.1.0
    • Updated ALAC decoder to refalac v1.47 (2015-02-15), based on reference implementation by Apple
    • Updated Monkey's Audio binary to v4.16 (2015-03-24), compiled with ICL 15.0 and MSVC 12.0
    • Updated WavPack decoder to v4.75.0 (2015-05-25), compiled with ICL 15.0 and MSVC 12.0
    • Updated GnuPG to v1.4.19 (2015-02-27), compiled with GCC 4.9.2
    • Fixed potential deadlock in Cue Sheet import dialog when "Browse..." button is clicked
    • Fixed function to restore the default Temp folder, if custom Temp folder doesn't exist anymore
    • Fixed parsing of command-line parameters, regression in MUtilities library (LameXP v4.12 RC-1)
    • QAAC encoder is now using --cvbr instead of --abr when "ABR" mode is selected
    • Enable the embedding of cover artwork for Opus encoder (opusenc), using the --picture option
    • Some installer improvements have been implemented (especially in "update" mode)
    • Full support for Windows 10 RTM (Build #10240)
    • Updated language files (big thank-you to all contributors !!!)
Version 4.12 RC4
  • Release Date: Oct 19, 2015
  • Download(s):
    • Fixed parsing of command-line parameters, regression in MUtilities library (LameXP v4.12 RC-1)
    • QAAC encoder is now using --cvbr instead of --abr when "ABR" mode is selected
Version 4.12 RC3
  • Release Date: Oct 17, 2015
Version 4.12 RC2
  • Release Date: Oct 11, 2015
Version 4.12 RC1
  • Release Date: Sep 29, 2015
    • Updated MediaInfo to v0.7.76 (2015-08-06), compiled with ICL 15.0 and MSVC 12.0
    • Updated Monkey's Audio binary to v4.16 (2015-03-24), compiled with ICL 15.0 and MSVC 12.0
    • Updated WavPack decoder to v4.75.0 (2015-05-25), compiled with ICL 15.0 and MSVC 12.0
Version 4.12 Beta 4 Build 1792
  • Release Date: Aug 26, 2015
Version 4.12 Beta 4
  • Release Date: Aug 20, 2015
    • Updated Vorbis encoder to OggEnc v2.87 (2015-08-03), using libvorbis v1.3.5 and aoTuV b6.03_2015
    • Updated mpg123 decoder to v1.22.4 (2015-08-12), compiled with GCC 5.1.0
    • Fixed function to restore the default Temp folder, if custom Temp folder doesn't exist anymore
    • Enable the embedding of cover artwork for Opus encoder (opusenc), using the --picture option
    • Some installer improvements have been implemented (especially in "update" mode)
    • Full support for Windows 10 RTM (Build #10240)
Version 4.12 Beta 3
  • Release Date: Aug 16, 2015
    • Updated Vorbis encoder to OggEnc v2.87 (2015-08-03), using libvorbis v1.3.5 and aoTuV b6.03_2015
    • Updated mpg123 decoder to v1.22.4 (2015-08-12), compiled with GCC 5.1.0
    • Fixed function to restore the default Temp folder, if custom Temp folder doesn't exist anymore
    • Some installer improvements have been implemented (especially in "update" mode)
    • Full support for Windows 10 RTM (Build #10240)
Version 4.12 Beta 2 Build 1780
  • Release Date: Aug 12, 2015
Version 4.12 Beta 2
  • Release Date: Aug 1, 2015
    • Upgraded build environment to Microsoft Visual Studio 2013 with Update-5
Version 4.12 Beta 1
  • Release Date: Jul 12, 2015
    • Updated mpg123 decoder to v1.22.2 (2015-05-24), compiled with GCC 5.1.0
Version 4.12 Alpha 9
  • Release Date: Jun 27, 2015
Version 4.12 Alpha 8
  • Release Date: Jun 25, 2015
    • Updated Qt runtime libraries to v4.8.7 Final (2015-05-25), compiled with MSVC 12.0
Version 4.12 Alpha 7
  • Release Date: Jun 14, 2015
    • Updated MediaInfo to v0.7.74 (2015-05-25), compiled with ICL 15.0 and MSVC 12.0
Version 4.12 Alpha 6 Build 1756
  • Release Date: May 30, 2015
Version 4.12 Alpha 6
  • Release Date: May 25, 2015
    • Added capability to select multiple files on "Source Files" tab
Version 4.12 Alpha 5
  • Release Date: May 23, 2015
    • Added detection of the 64-Bit version of QAAC encoder, requires 64-Bit Apple Application Support
    • Added enhanced file renaming option: Files can now be renamed via the regular expression engine
    • Updated GnuPG to v1.4.19 (2015-02-27), compiled with GCC 4.9.2
Version 4.12 Alpha 4
  • Release Date: May 14, 2015
    • Added Hungarian translation, contributed by Zityi's Translator Team zityisoft@gmail.com
    • Added optional support for the libfdk-aac encoder, using the fdkaac front-end by nu774
    • Added enhanced file renaming option: Default file extensions can now be overwritten
    • Added enhanced file renaming option: Files can now be renamed based on regular expressions
    • Updated MediaInfo to v0.7.73 (2015-04-09), compiled with ICL 15.0 and MSVC 12.0
    • Updated ALAC decoder to refalac v1.47 (2015-02-15), based on reference implementation by Apple
    • Fixed potential deadlock in Cue Sheet import dialog when "Browse..." button is clicked
    • Fixed function to restore the default Temp folder, if custom Temp folder doesn't exist anymore
Version 4.11
  • Release Date: Apr 6, 2015
  • Changes since 4.10:
    • Upgraded build environment to Microsoft Visual Studio 2013 with Update-4
    • Starting with this version, LameXP is based on the MUtilities library + massive code clean-up
    • Added support for the DynamicAudioNormalizer normalization filter
    • Updated Qt runtime libraries to v4.8.7 snapshot-5 (2015-03-25), compiled with MSVC 12.0
    • Updated MediaInfo to v0.7.72 (2015-01-07), compiled with ICL 15.0 and MSVC 12.0
    • Updated SoX to v14.4.2-Final (2015-02-22), compiled with ICL 15.0 and MSVC 12.0
    • Updated Opus libraries to v1.1.x and Opus-Tools v0.1.9 to latest Git Master (2015-03-26)
    • Updated mpg123 decoder to v1.22.0 (2015-02-24), compiled with GCC 4.9.2
    • Updated Vorbis encoder to OggEnc v2.87 (2014-07-03), using libvorbis v1.3.4 and aoTuV b6.03_2014
    • Updated Vorbis decoder to OggDec v1.10.1 (2015-03-19), using libVorbis v1.3.5
    • Updated FLAC encoder/decoder to v1.3.1 (2014-11-26), compiled with ICL 15.0 and MSVC 12.0
    • Updated GnuPG to v1.4.18 (2014-06-30), compiled with GCC 4.9.1
    • Updated QAAC add-in to the latest to QAAC v2.44, including a fix for the --artwork option
    • Fixed potential crash in Cue Sheet importer (occurred when all input files were missing)
    • Fixed a severe performance bottleneck, especially with a large number of parallel instances
    • Fixed a very rare problem that, occasionally, prevented the TEMP folder from being removed
    • The limit for the maximum number of parallel instances has been increased to 32
    • Experimental support for Windows 10 Technical Preview
    • Updated language files (big thank-you to all contributors !!!)
Version 4.11 RC4
  • Release Date: Mar 29, 2015
    • Updated Opus libraries to v1.1.x and Opus-Tools v0.1.9 to latest Git Master (2015-03-26)
Version 4.11 RC3
  • Release Date: Mar 22, 2015
    • Added support for the DynamicAudioNormalizer normalization filter
    • Updated SoX to v14.4.2-Final (2015-02-22), compiled with ICL 15.0 and MSVC 12.0
    • Updated mpg123 decoder to v1.22.0 (2015-02-24), compiled with GCC 4.9.2
    • Updated language files (big thank-you to all contributors !!!)
Version 4.11 RC1
  • Release Date: Feb 18, 2015
    • Updated Qt runtime libraries to v4.8.7 snapshot-4 (2015-02-16), compiled with MSVC 12.0
Version 4.11 Beta 14
  • Release Date: Jan 26, 2015
    • Updated MediaInfo to v0.7.72 (2015-01-07), compiled with ICL 15.0 and MSVC 12.0
    • Updated mpg123 decoder to v1.21.0 (2014-10-11), compiled with GCC 4.9.1
    • Updated QAAC add-in to the latest to QAAC v2.44, including a fix for the --artwork option
    • Fixed a very rare problem that, occasionally, prevented the TEMP folder from being removed
Version 4.11 Beta 13
  • Release Date: Jan 2, 2015
    • Upgraded build environment to Microsoft Visual Studio 2013 with Update-4
    • Starting with this version, LameXP is based on the MUtilities library + massive code clean-up
    • Fixed a severe performance bottleneck, especially with a large number of parallel instances
    • The limit for the maximum number of parallel instances has been increased to 32
Version 4.11 Beta 1
  • Release Date: Nov 18, 2014
    • Updated MediaInfo to v0.7.71 (2014-11-09), compiled with ICL 15.0 and MSVC 12.0
    • Experimental support for Windows 10 Technical Preview
Version 4.11 Alpha 4
  • Release Date: Nov 11, 2014
    • Updated SoX to v14.4.2-Git (2012-10-06), compiled with ICL 15.0 and MSVC 12.0
    • Updated GnuPG to v1.4.18 (2014-06-30), compiled with GCC 4.9.1
Version 4.11 Alpha 3
  • Release Date: Oct 6, 2014
    • Updated MediaInfo to v0.7.70 (2014-09-03), compiled with ICL 15.0 and MSVC 12.
    • Updated Opus libraries to v1.1.x and Opus-Tools v0.1.9 to latest Git Master (2014-10-04)
Version 4.11 Alpha 2 (Build 1572)
  • Release Date: Sep 24, 2014
Version 4.11 Alpha 2
  • Release Date: Aug 18, 2014
    • Fixed potential crash in Cue Sheet importer (occurred when *all* input files were missing)
Version 4.11 Alpha 1
  • Release Date: Jun 28, 2014
    • Updated mpg123 decoder to v1.20.1 (2014-06-17), compiled with GCC 4.9.0
    • Updated Vorbis encoder to OggEnc v2.87 (2014-06-24), using libvorbis v1.3.4 and aoTuV b6.03_2014
    • Updated Vorbis decoder to OggDec v1.10.1 (2014-06-25), using libVorbis v1.3.4
Version 4.10
  • Release Date: Jun 24, 2014
  • Changes between v4.09 and v4.10 [2014-06-23]:
    • Upgraded build environment to Microsoft Visual Studio 2013 with Update-2
    • Updated Qt runtime libraries to v4.8.6 (2014-04-25), compiled with MSVC 12.0
    • Updated Opus libraries v1.1.x and Opus-Tools v0.1.8 to latest Git Master (2014-04-13)
    • Updated MediaInfo to v0.7.69 (2014-04-26), compiled with ICL 14.0 and MSVC 12.0
    • Updated mpg123 decoder to v1.19.0 (2014-03-08), compiled with GCC 4.8.2
    • Fixed a bug that could cause the cover artwork to be lost under certain circumstances
    • Fixed "overwrite existing file" mode to NOT delete the input file
    • Some more tweaks to the LAME algorithm quality selector
    • Added command-line options to adjust the LameXP font size (see FAQ doc for details)
    • Various bugfixes and code improvements
Version 4.10 RC2
  • Release Date: May 31, 2014
    • Fixed "overwrite existing file" mode to NOT delete the input file
    • Some more tweaks to the LAME algorithm quality selector
    • Various bugfixes and code improvements
Version 4.10 RC1
  • Release Date: May 20, 2014
Version 4.10 Beta 2
  • Release Date: May 5, 2014
    • Updated MediaInfo to v0.7.69 (2014-04-26), compiled with ICL 14.0 and MSVC 12.0
Version 4.10 Beta 1
  • Release Date: Apr 26, 2014
    • Upgraded build environment to Microsoft Visual Studio 2013 with Update-1
    • Updated Qt runtime libraries to v4.8.6 (2014-04-25), compiled with MSVC 12.0
    • Updated Opus libraries v1.1.x and Opus-Tools v0.1.8 to latest Git Master (2014-04-13)
Version 4.10 Alpha 3
  • Release Date: Apr 10, 2014
  • Updated MediaInfo to v0.7.68 (2014-04-08), compiled with ICL 14.0 and MSVC 12.0
  • Updated mpg123 decoder to v1.19.0 (2014-03-068, compiled with GCC 4.8.2
  • Fixed a bug that could cause the cover artwork to be lost under certain circumstances
  • Added command-line options to adjust the LameXP font size (see FAQ doc for details)
Version 4.09
  • Release Date: Jan 26, 2014
  • Changes between v4.08 and v4.09 [2014-01-26]:
    • Upgraded build environment to Microsoft Visual Studio 2013 RTM
    • Complete overhaul of the file analyzer, resulting in up to 2.5x faster file import speed
    • Reworked the application initialization code, resulting in notably faster startup speed
    • Added encoding support for Monkey's Audio (APE) format, including APEv2 tagging support
    • Improved file analyzer to retain the original ordering of files imported from a playlist
    • Improved internal encoder API, so each encoder can define its own configuration options
    • Improved splash screen and working banner, using "sheet of glass" effect on supported OS
    • Improved dropbox widget, including proper multi-monitor support
    • Updated Opus encoder/decoder libraries to v1.1 and Opus-Tools to v0.1.8 (2013-12-05)
    • Updated Monkey's Audio binary to v4.12 (2013-06-26)
    • Updated mpg123 decoder to v1.16.0 (2013-10-06), compiled with GCC 4.8.1
    • Updated WavPack decoder to v4.70.0 (2013-10-19), compiled with ICL 14.0 and MSVC 12.0
    • Updated MediaInfo to v0.7.67 (2014-01-10), compiled with ICL 14.0 and MSVC 12.0
    • Updated GNU Wget binary to v1.14.0 (2012-08-05), compiled with GCC 4.8.1
    • Updated GnuPG to v1.4.16 (2013-12-13), compiled with GCC 4.8.1
    • Updated the QAAC add-in for LameXP to QAAC v2.33 (2014-01-14), compiled with MSVC 12.0
    • Updated language files (big thank-you to all contributors !!!)
    • Fixed a resource (file descriptor) leak in "static" builds, didn't cause much harm though
    • Various bugfixes and code improvements
Version 4.09 RC2
  • Release Date: Jan 20, 2014
  • Updated the QAAC add-in for LameXP to QAAC v2.33 (2014-01-14), compiled with MSVC 12.0
Version 4.09 RC1
  • Release Date: Jan 17, 2014
  • Updated MediaInfo to v0.7.67 (2014-01-10), compiled with ICL 14.0 and MSVC 12.0
  • Updated GnuPG to v1.4.16 (2013-12-13), compiled with GCC 4.8.1
Version 4.09 Beta 1
  • Release Date: Jan 1, 2014
  • Updated WavPack decoder to v4.70.0 (2013-10-19), compiled with ICL 14.0 and MSVC 12.0
Version 4.09 Alpha 10
  • Release Date: Dec 8, 2013
  • Added encoding support for Monkey's Audio (APE) format, including APEv2 tagging support
  • Added encoding support for Monkey's Audio (APE) format, including APEv2 tagging support
  • Updated Opus encoder/decoder libraries to v1.1 and Opus-Tools to v0.1.8 (2013-12-05)
  • Updated Monkey's Audio binary to v4.12 (2013-06-26)
  • Updated MediaInfo to v0.7.65 (2013-11-20), compiled with ICL 14.0 and MSVC 12.0
Version 4.09 Alpha 9
  • Release Date: Nov 30, 2013
Version 4.09 Alpha 8
  • Release Date: Nov 25, 2013
  • Improved splash screen and working banner, using "sheet of glass" effect on supported OS
  • Fixed a resource (file descriptor) leak in "static" builds, didn't cause much harm though
Version 4.09 Alpha 6
  • Release Date: Nov 1, 2013
  • Improved dropbox widget, including proper multi-monitor support
  • Updated GNU Wget binary to v1.14.0 (2012-08-05), compiled with GCC 4.8.1
Version 4.09 Alpha 5
  • Release Date: Oct 28, 2013
Version 4.09 Alpha 4
  • Release Date: Oct 25, 2013
  • Reworked the application initialization code, resulting in notably faster startup speed
  • Improved file analyzer to retain the original ordering of files imported from a playlist
  • Improved internal encoder API, so each encoder can define its own configuration options
Version 4.09 Alpha 3
  • Release Date: Oct 19, 2013
  • Upgraded build environment to Microsoft Visual Studio 2013 RTM
  • Updated GnuPG to v1.4.15 (2013-10-05), compiled with GCC 4.8.1
Version 4.09 Alpha 2
  • Release Date: Oct 13, 2013
  • Updated mpg123 decoder to v1.16.0 (2013-10-06), compiled with GCC 4.8.1
  • Various bugfixes and code improvements
Version 4.09 Alpha 1
  • Release Date: Oct 7, 2013
  • Improved internal encoder API, so each encoder can define its own configuration options
  • Complete overhaul of the file analyzer, resulting in up to 2.5x faster file import speed
Version 4.08
  • Release Date: Sep 4, 2013
  • Changes between v4.07 and v4.08 [2013-09-04]:
    • Upgraded build environment to Microsoft Visual Studio 2012 with Update-3
    • Encoder settings (RC mode + bitrate/quality) are now stored separately for each encoder
    • Updated Qt runtime libraries to v4.8.5 (2013-05-31), compiled with MSVC 11.0
    • Updated FLAC encoder/decoder to v1.3.0 (2013-05-27), compiled with ICL 13.0
    • Updated Opus encoder/decoder libraries to v1.1-beta and Opus-Tools to v0.1.6 (2013-07-22)
    • Updated MediaInfo to v0.7.64 (2013-07-05), compiled with ICL 13.1 and MSVC 10.0
    • Updated GnuPG to v1.4.14 (2013-07-25), compiled with GCC 4.8.1
    • Updated GNU Wget binary to v1.13.4 (2011-09-17)
    • Updated language files (big thank-you to all contributors !!!)
    • Fixed a potential deadlock during startup when %TMP% points to an invalid folder
    • Fixed a superfluous "beep" sound that appeared on application startup
    • Fixed the Ogg Vorbis quality modes "-1" and "-2" (those were clipped to "0" before)
    • Fixed a bug that could cause the output directory to be reset mistakenly
    • Implemented "natural order" string comparison/sorting, using strnatcmp() by Martin Pool
Version 4.08 RC2
  • Release Date: Aug 26, 2013
  • Updated language files (big thank-you to all contributors !!!)
  • Implemented "natural order" string comparison/sorting, using strnatcmp() by Martin Pool
Version 4.08 RC1
  • Release Date: Aug 22, 2013
  • Updated GnuPG to v1.4.14 (2013-07-25), compiled with GCC 4.8.1
Version 4.08 Beta 2
  • Release Date: Jul 25, 2013
  • Updated Opus encoder/decoder libraries to v1.1-beta and Opus-Tools to v0.1.6 (2013-07-22)
Version 4.08 Beta 1
  • Release Date: Jul 13, 2013
  • Updated Qt runtime libraries to v4.8.5 (2013-05-31), compiled with MSVC 11.0
  • Updated Opus encoder/decoder libraries to v1.1.x and Opus-Tools to v0.1.6 (2013-07-10)
  • Updated MediaInfo to v0.7.64 (2013-07-05), compiled with ICL 13.1 and MSVC 10.0
  • Updated GNU Wget binary to v1.13.4 (2011-09-17)
Version 4.08 Alpha 6
  • Release Date: Jul 10, 2013
  • Encoder settings (RC mode + bitrate/quality) are now stored separately for each encoder
  • Fixed Ogg Vorbis quality modes "-1" and "-2" (they were clipped to "0" before)
  • Fixed a bug that could cause the output directory to be reset mistakenly
Version 4.08 Alpha 4
  • Release Date: Jun 30, 2013
  • Upgraded build environment to Microsoft Visual Studio 2012 with Update-3
  • Updated Qt runtime libraries to v4.8.5 RC-1 (2013-05-31), compiled with MSVC 11.0
  • Fixed a potential deadlock during startup when %TMP% points to an invalid folder
Version 4.08 Alpha 3
  • Release Date: Jun 18, 2013
  • Updated Opus encoder/decoder libraries to v1.1.x and Opus-Tools to v0.1.6 (2013-06-17)
  • Fixed a superfluous "beep" sound that appeared on application startup
Version 4.08 Alpha 2
  • Release Date: Jun 17, 2013
  • Updated FLAC encoder/decoder to v1.3.0 (2013-05-27), compiled with ICL 13.0
Version 4.07
  • Release Date: Apr 29, 2013
  • Changes between v4.06 and v4.07 [2013-04-28]:
    • Upgraded build environment to Microsoft Visual Studio 2012 with Update-2
    • Minimum supported platform now is Windows XP with Service Pack 3 (download)
    • Added option to select the "overwrite mode" to advanced options tab
    • Added option to filter the log entries on the "processing" dialog (see context menu)
    • Added "Up One Level" button to the output folder tab
    • Added Opus decoder option to output always at the native sample rate of 48.000 Hz
    • Updated Qt runtime libraries to v4.8.4 (2012-11-29), compiled with MSVC 11.0
    • Updated Opus encoder/decoder libraries to v1.1.x and Opus-Tools to v0.1.6 (2013-04-23)
    • Updated Valdec decoder (2013-04-07), based on AC3Filter Tools v1.0a
    • Updated mpg123 decoder to v1.15.3 (2013-04-03), compiled with GCC 4.8.0
    • Updated MediaInfo to v0.7.62 (2013-02-22), compiled with ICL 12.1.7 and MSVC 10.0
    • Updated Monkey's Audio binary to v4.11 (2013-01-20)
    • Updated SoX to to v14.4.1 (2012-02-09), compiled with ICL 13.0 and MSVC 10.0
    • Updated GnuPG to v1.4.13, compiled with GCC 4.7.2
    • Updated language files (big thank-you to all contributors !!!)
    • Fixed handling of certain characters when passing meta tags on the command-line
    • Fixed handling of certain characters when renaming output files
    • Fixed Keccak library to not crash on systems without SSE/SSE2 support
    • Fixed LAME algorithm quality selector better match the LAME documentation (link)
Version 4.07 RC4
  • Release Date: Apr 24, 2013
  • Updated Opus encoder/decoder libraries to v1.1.x and Opus-Tools to v0.1.6 (2013-04-23)
Version 4.07 RC3
  • Release Date: Apr 20, 2013
  • Updated Opus encoder/decoder libraries to v1.1.x and Opus-Tools to v0.1.6 (2013-04-18)
Version 4.07 RC2
  • Release Date: Apr 17, 2013
  • Fixed handling of certain characters when renaming output files
Version 4.07 RC1
  • Release Date: Apr 16, 2013
  • Updated mpg123 decoder to v1.15.3 (2013-04-03), compiled with GCC 4.8.0
Version 4.07 Beta 12
  • Release Date: Apr 9, 2013
  • Upgraded build environment to Microsoft Visual Studio 2012 with Update-2
  • Updated Opus encoder/decoder libraries to v1.1.x and Opus-Tools to v0.1.6 (2013-04-08)
  • Updated Valdec decoder (2013-04-07), based on AC3Filter Tools v1.0a
  • Updated Monkey's Audio binary to v4.11 (2013-01-20)
Version 4.07 Beta 10
  • Release Date: Mar 18, 2013
  • Updated Opus encoder/decoder libraries to v1.1.x and Opus-Tools to v0.1.6 (2013-03-12)
  • Updated Valdec decoder to v1.4.0a (2013-03-17), based on latest AC3Filter Tools
  • Updated MediaInfo to v0.7.62 (2013-02-22), compiled with ICL 12.1.7 and MSVC 10.0
  • Fixed LAME algorithm quality selector better match the LAME documentation (link)
Version 4.07 Beta 9
  • Release Date: Mar 6, 2013
  • Updated MediaInfo to v0.7.62 (2013-02-22), compiled with ICL 12.1.7 and MSVC 10.0
Version 4.07 Beta 7
  • Release Date: Feb 24, 2013
  • Fixed Keccak library to not crash on systems without SSE/SSE2 support
Version 4.07 Beta 6
  • Release Date: Feb 13, 2013
  • Minimum supported platform now is Windows XP with Service Pack 3 (download)
  • Updated Valdec decoder to v1.4.0a (2013-02-11), based on latest AC3Filter Tools
Version 4.07 Beta 4
  • Release Date: Feb 10, 2013
  • Updated Opus encoder/decoder libraries to v1.1.x and Opus-Tools to v0.1.6 (2013-02-09)
  • Updated SoX to to v14.4.1 (2012-02-09), compiled with ICL 13.0 and MSVC 10.0
  • Updated language files (big thank-you to all contributors !!!)
Version 4.07 Beta 3
  • Release Date: Feb 4, 2013
  • Added Opus decoder option to output always at the native sample rate of 48.000 Hz
  • Updated Opus encoder/decoder libraries to v1.1.x and Opus-Tools to v0.1.6 (2013-01-24)
  • Updated GnuPG to v1.4.13, compiled with GCC 4.7.2
Version 4.07 Beta 2
  • Release Date: Jan 25, 2013
Version 4.07 Beta 1
  • Release Date: Jan 18, 2013
  • Updated Opus encoder/decoder libraries to v1.1.x and Opus-Tools to v0.1.6 (2013-01-17)
Version 4.07 Alpha 7
  • Release Date: Dec 18, 2012
  • Added "Up One Level" button to the output folder tab
Version 4.07 Alpha 6
  • Release Date: Dec 8, 2012
  • Updated Opus encoder/decoder libraries to v1.1.x and Opus-Tools to v0.1.6 (2012-12-07)
  • Fixed handling of certain characters when passing meta tags on the command-line
Version 4.07 Alpha 4
  • Release Date: Dec 3, 2012
  • Upgraded build environment to Microsoft Visual Studio 2012 with Update-1
  • Updated Qt runtime libraries to v4.8.4 (2012-11-29), compiled with MSVC 11.0
Version 4.07 Alpha
  • Release Date: Nov 25, 2012
  • Upgraded build environment to Microsoft Visual Studio 2012 Update-1 (CTP #4)
  • Added option to select the "overwrite mode" to advanced options tab
  • Added option to filter the log entries on the "processing" dialog (see context menu)
  • Updated Opus encoder/decoder libraries to v1.1.x and Opus-Tools to v0.1.5 (2012-11-23)
Version 4.06
  • Release Date: Nov 5, 2012
  • Changes between v4.05 and v4.06 [2012-11-04]:
    • Updated Opus encoder/decoder libraries to v1.0.1 and Opus-Tools to v0.1.5 (2012-09-22)
    • Updated mpg123 decoder to v1.14.4+ (2012-09-24), compiled with GCC 4.7.1
    • Updated ALAC decoder to refalac v0.56 (2012-10-24), based on reference implementation by Apple
    • Updated Qt runtime libraries to v4.8.3 (2012-09-13), compiled with MSVC 10.0
    • Updated MediaInfo to v0.7.61+ (2012-10-28), compiled with ICL 12.1.7 and MSVC 10.0
    • Updated language files (big thank-you to all contributors !!!)
    • Fixed a bug with the "Store temporary files in your system's default TEMP director" checkbox
    • Fixed a buffer overflow in FAAD2 decoder which could cause crashes with very long file names
    • Fixed a regression in Qt v4.8.3 that broke Drag&Drop support (details #1) (details #2)
    • Reworked the "About..." dialog – now using a custom dialog instead of message boxes
Version 4.06 RC5
  • Release Date: Nov 1, 2012
  • Updated ALAC decoder to refalac v0.56 (2012-10-24), based on reference implementation by Apple
Version 4.06 RC4
  • Release Date: Oct 29, 2012
  • Updated MediaInfo to v0.7.61+ (2012-10-28), compiled with ICL 12.1.7 and MSVC 10.0
Version 4.06 RC3
  • Release Date: Oct 28, 2012
  • Fixed a buffer overflow in FAAD2 decoder which could cause crashes with very long file names
Version 4.06 RC2
  • Release Date: Oct 25, 2012
Version 4.06 RC1
  • Release Date: Oct 20, 2012
Version 4.06 Beta 3
  • Release Date: Oct 15, 2012
Version 4.06 Beta 2
  • Release Date: Oct 10, 2012
  • Updated language files (big thank-you to all contributors !!!)
Version 4.06 Beta 1
  • Release Date: Oct 8, 2012
Version 4.06 Alpha 3
  • Release Date: Sep 28, 2012
  • Updated Opus encoder/decoder libraries to v1.0.1 and Opus-Tools to v0.1.5 (2012-09-22)
  • Updated mpg123 decoder to v1.14.4+ (2012-09-24), compiled with GCC 4.7.1
  • Updated Qt runtime libraries to v4.8.3 (2012-09-13), compiled with MSVC 10.0
  • Updated MediaInfo to v0.7.60 (2012-09-07), compiled with ICL 12.1.7 and MSVC 10.0
  • Fixed a bug with the "Store temporary files in your system's default TEMP director" checkbox
  • Fixed a regression in Qt v4.8.3 that broke Drag&Drop support (details #1) (details #2)
  • Reworked the "About..." dialog – now using a custom dialog instead of message boxes
Version 4.05
  • Release Date: Sep 4, 2012
  • Changes between v4.04 and v4.05 [2012-09-03]:
    • Added support for Opus Audio Codec, based on Opus-Tools v0.1.4 (2012-08-16) by Xiph.org/Mozilla
    • Added Swedish translation, thanks to Åke Engelbrektson
    • Updated Qt runtime libraries to v4.8.2 (2012-05-22), compiled with MSVC 10.0
    • Updated mpg123 decoder to v1.14.4 (2012-07-26), compiled with GCC 4.6.1
    • Updated MediaInfo to v0.7.59 (2012-08-08), compiled with ICL 12.1.7 and MSVC 10.0
    • Updated optional add-ins for QAAC encoder and FHG AAC encoder (see FAQ doc for details)
    • Updated DCA Enc to v2 (2012-04-19), compiled with ICL 12.1.7 and MSVC 10.0
    • Updated language files (big thank-you to all contributors !!!)
    • Implemented multi-threading in file analyzer for faster file import (about 2.5x to 6.0x faster!)
    • Implemented multi-threading in initialization code for faster application startup
    • Fixed a potential crash (stack overflow) when adding a huge number of files
    • Fixed a problem with Cue Sheet import and files that contain trailing dots in their name
    • Workaround for a bug (feature?) of Qt's command-line parser that screwed up some arguments
Version 4.05 RC3
  • Release Date: Aug 25, 2012
Version 4.05 RC2
  • Release Date: Aug 23, 2012
Version 4.05 RC1
  • Release Date: Aug 22, 2012
  • Updated language files (big thank-you to all contributors !!!)
Version 4.05 Beta 4
  • Release Date: Aug 18, 2012
  • Added support for Opus Audio Codec, based on Opus-Tools v0.1.4 (2012-08-16) by Xiph.org/Mozilla
Version 4.05 Beta 3
  • Release Date: Aug 14, 2012
  • Updated MediaInfo to v0.7.59 (2012-08-08), compiled with ICL 12.1.7 and MSVC 10.0
  • Updated DCA Enc to v2 (2012-04-19), compiled with ICL 12.1.7 and MSVC 10.0
Version 4.05 Beta 2
  • Release Date: Aug 8, 2012
  • Added support for Opus Audio Codec, based on Opus-Tools v0.1.4 (2012-08-05) by Xiph.org/Mozilla
  • Updated optional add-ins for QAAC encoder and FHG AAC encoder (see FAQ doc for details)
Version 4.05 Beta 1
  • Release Date: Aug 5, 2012
  • Updated mpg123 decoder to v1.14.4 (2012-07-26), compiled with GCC 4.6.1
Version 4.05 Alpha 13
  • Release Date: Aug 2, 2012
  • Updated MediaInfo to v0.7.58 (2012-07-31), compiled with ICL 12.1.7 and MSVC 10.0
Version 4.05 Alpha 12
  • Release Date: Jul 31, 2012
Version 4.05 Alpha 11
  • Release Date: Jul 30, 2012
  • Added support for Opus Audio Codec, based on Opus-Tools v0.1.3+ (2012-07-26) by Xiph.org/Mozilla
Version 4.05 Alpha 10
  • Release Date: Jul 26, 2012
  • Changes between v4.04 and v4.05:
    • Added support for Opus Audio Codec, based on Opus-Tools v0.1.3+ (2012-07-21) by Xiph.org/Mozilla
    • Added Swedish translation, thanks to Åke Engelbrektson <eson57@gmail.com>
    • Updated Qt runtime libraries to v4.8.2 (2012-05-22), compiled with MSVC 10.0
    • Updated mpg123 decoder to v1.14.3 (2012-07-01), compiled with GCC 4.6.1
    • Updated MediaInfo to v0.7.58 (2012-05-28), compiled with ICL 12.1.7 and MSVC 10.0
    • Implemented multi-threading in file analyzer for faster file import (about 2.5x to 6.0x faster!)
    • Implemented multi-threading in initialization code for faster application startup
    • Fixed a potential crash (stack overflow) when adding a huge number of files
    • Fixed a problem with Cue Sheet import and files that contain trailing dots in their name
    • Workaround for a bug (feature?) of Qt's command-line parser that screwed up some arguments
Version 4.05 Alpha 9
  • Release Date: Jul 22, 2012
  • Changes between v4.04 and v4.05:
    • Added support for Opus Audio Codec, based on Opus-Tools v0.1.3+ (2012-07-21) by Xiph.org/Mozilla
    • Added Swedish translation, thanks to Åke Engelbrektson <eson57@gmail.com>
    • Updated Qt runtime libraries to v4.8.2 (2012-04-26), compiled with MSVC 10.0
    • Updated mpg123 decoder to v1.14.3 (2012-07-01), compiled with GCC 4.6.1
    • Updated MediaInfo to v0.7.58 (2012-05-28), compiled with ICL 12.1.7 and MSVC 10.0
    • Implemented multi-threading in file analyzer for faster file import (about 2.5x to 6.0x faster!)
    • Implemented multi-threading in initialization code for faster application startup
    • Fixed a potential crash (stack overflow) when adding a huge number of files
    • Fixed a problem with Cue Sheet import and files that contain trailing dots in their name
    • Workaround for a bug (feature?) of Qt's command-line parser that screwed up some arguments
Version 4.05 Alpha 8
  • Release Date: Jul 21, 2012
  • Changes between v4.04 and v4.05:
    • Added support for Opus Audio Codec, based on Opus-Tools v0.1.3 (2012-07-10) by Xiph.org/Mozilla
    • Added Swedish translation, thanks to Åke Engelbrektson <eson57@gmail.com>
    • Updated Qt runtime libraries to v4.8.2 (2012-04-26), compiled with MSVC 10.0
    • Updated mpg123 decoder to v1.14.3 (2012-07-01), compiled with GCC 4.6.1
    • Updated MediaInfo to v0.7.58 (2012-05-28), compiled with ICL 12.1.7 and MSVC 10.0
    • Implemented multi-threading in file analyzer for faster file import (about 2.5x to 6.0x faster!)
    • Implemented multi-threading in initialization code for faster application startup
    • Fixed a potential crash (stack overflow) when adding a huge number of files
    • Fixed a problem with Cue Sheet import and files that contain trailing dots in their name
    • Workaround for a bug (feature?) of Qt's command-line parser that screwed up some arguments
Version 4.05 Alpha 7
  • Release Date: Jul 13, 2012
  • Changes between v4.04 and v4.05:
    • Added Swedish translation, thanks to Åke Engelbrektson <eson57@gmail.com>
    • Updated Qt runtime libraries to v4.8.2 (2012-04-26), compiled with MSVC 10.0
    • Updated mpg123 decoder to v1.14.3 (2012-07-01), compiled with GCC 4.6.1
    • Updated MediaInfo to v0.7.58 (2012-05-28), compiled with ICL 12.1.7 and MSVC 10.0
    • Implemented multi-threading in file analyzer for faster file import (about 2.5x to 6.0x faster!)
    • Implemented multi-threading in initialization code for faster application startup
    • Fixed a potential crash (stack overflow) when adding a huge number of files
    • Fixed a problem with Cue Sheet import and files that contain trailing dots in their name
    • Workaround for a bug (feature?) of Qt's command-line parser that screwed up some arguments
Version 4.05 Alpha 6
  • Release Date: Jul 9, 2012
  • Changes between v4.04 and v4.05:
    • Added Swedish translation, thanks to Åke Engelbrektson
    • Updated Qt runtime libraries to v4.8.2 (2012-04-26), compiled with MSVC 10.0
    • Updated mpg123 decoder to v1.14.2 (2012-05-12), compiled with GCC 4.6.1
    • Updated MediaInfo to v0.7.57 (2012-05-02), compiled with ICL 12.1.7 and MSVC 10.0
    • Implemented multi-threading in file analyzer for faster file import (about 2.5x to 6.0x faster!)
    • Implemented multi-threading in initialization code for faster application startup
    • Fixed a potential crash (stack overflow) when adding a huge number of files
    • Fixed a problem with Cue Sheet import and files that contain trailing dots in their name
    • Workaround for a bug (feature?) of Qt's command-line parser that screwed up some arguments
Version 4.05 Alpha 5 (Build 1042)
  • Release Date: Jun 25, 2012
  • Changes between v4.04 and v4.05:
    • Added Swedish translation, thanks to Åke Engelbrektson <eson57@gmail.com>
    • Updated mpg123 decoder to v1.14.2 (2012-05-12), compiled with GCC 4.6.1
    • Updated MediaInfo to v0.7.57 (2012-05-02), compiled with ICL 12.1.7 and MSVC 10.0
    • Implemented multi-threading in file analyzer for faster file import (about 2.5x to 6.0x faster!)
    • Implemented multi-threading in initialization code for faster application startup
    • Fixed a potential crash (stack overflow) when adding a huge number of files
    • Fixed a problem with Cue Sheet import and files that contain trailing dots in their name
    • Workaround for a bug (feature?) of Qt's command-line parser that screwed up some arguments
Version 4.05 Alpha 5
  • Release Date: Jun 22, 2012
  • Changes between v4.04 and v4.05:
    • Added Swedish translation, thanks to Åke Engelbrektson <eson57@gmail.com>
    • Updated mpg123 decoder to v1.14.2 (2012-05-12), compiled with GCC 4.6.1
    • Updated MediaInfo to v0.7.57 (2012-05-02), compiled with ICL 12.1.7 and MSVC 10.0
    • Implemented multi-threading in file analyzer for faster file import (about 2.5x to 6.0x faster!)
    • Implemented multi-threading in initialization code for faster application startup
    • Fixed a potential crash (stack overflow) when adding a huge number of files
    • Fixed a problem with Cue Sheet import and files that contain trailing dots in their name
Version 4.05 Alpha 4
  • Release Date: May 30, 2012
  • Changes between v4.04 and v4.05:
    • Added Swedish translation, thanks to Åke Engelbrektson <eson57@gmail.com>
    • Updated mpg123 decoder to v1.14.2 (2012-05-12), compiled with GCC 4.6.1
    • Updated MediaInfo to v0.7.57 (2012-05-02), compiled with ICL 12.1.7 and MSVC 10.0
    • Implemented multi-threading in file analyzer for faster file import (about 2.5x to 6.0x faster!)
    • Implemented multi-threading in initialization code for faster application startup
    • Fixed a potential crash (stack overflow) when adding a huge number of files
    • Fixed a problem with Cue Sheet import and files that contain trailing dots in their name
Version 4.05 Alpha 3
  • Release Date: May 25, 2012
  • Added Swedish translation, thanks to Åke Engelbrektson
  • Updated mpg123 decoder to v1.14.2 (2012-05-12), compiled with GCC 4.6.1
  • Updated MediaInfo to v0.7.57 (2012-05-02), compiled with ICL 12.1.7 and MSVC 10.0
  • Implemented multi-threading in file analyzer for faster file import (about 2.5x to 6.0x faster!)
  • Implemented multi-threading in initialization code for faster application startup
  • Fixed a potential crash (stack overflow) when adding a huge number of files
Version 4.04
  • Release Date: Apr 27, 2012
  • Changes between v4.03 and v4.04:
    • Added support for the QAAC Encoder, requires QuickTime v7.7.1 or newer (see FAQ doc for details)
    • Added Chinese and Taiwanese translations, thanks to 456Vv <123@456vv.com>
    • Added experimental support for DCA Enc, created by Alexander E. Patrakov <patrakov@gmail.com>
    • Added CSV export/import for Meta tags (available from the context-menu on the "Source Files" tab)
    • Added a button to modify the current output folder path in an edit box
    • Updated Qt runtime libraries to v4.8.1 (2012-03-14), compiled with MSVC 10.0
    • Updated LAME encoder to v3.99.5 Final (2012-02-28), compiled with ICL 12.1.7 and MSVC 10.0 (details)
    • Updated MediaInfo to v0.7.56 (2012-04-08), compiled with ICL 12.1.7 and MSVC 10.0
    • Updated SoX to to v14.4.0 (2012-03-04), compiled with ICL 12.1.7 and MSVC 10.0
    • Updated mpg123 decoder to v1.13.6 (2011-03-11), compiled with GCC 4.6.1
    • Updated Monkey's Audio binary to v4.11 (2011-04-20)
    • Updated Musepack decoder to revision 475 (2011-08-10), compiled with ICL 12.1.6 and MSVC 10.0
    • Updated GnuPG to v1.4.12, compiled with GCC 4.6.1
    • Updated language files (big thank-you to all contributors !!!)
    • Implemented coalescing of update signals to reduce the CPU usage of the LameXP process (details)
    • Run more than four instances in parallel on systems with more than four CPU cores (see FAQ doc for details)
    • Improved handling of different character encodings for Playlist and Cue Sheet import
    • Tweaked directory outline on "output folder" tab for improved performance (hopefully)
    • Improved LameXP inter-process communication by adding queue support
    • Workaround for a bug that causes MediaInfo to not detect the duration of Wave files (64-Bit only)
    • Prevent LameXP from blocking a system shutdown (encoding process is aborted, if necessary)
    • Improved internal handling of MediaInfo output, including extraction of cover art
    • Fixed a very rare "live-lock" situation in early initialization code
Version 4.04 RC1
  • Release Date: Apr 13, 2012
  • Changes between v4.03 and v4.04:
    • Added support for the QAAC Encoder, requires QuickTime v7.7.1 or newer (see FAQ doc for details)
    • Added Chinese and Taiwanese translations, thanks to 456Vv <123@456vv.com>
    • Added experimental support for dcaenc, created by Alexander E. Patrakov <patrakov@gmail.com>
    • Added CSV export/import for Meta tags (see context-menu on the "Source Files" tab)
    • Added a button to modify the current output folder path in an edit box
    • Updated Qt runtime libraries to v4.8.1 (2012-03-14), compiled with MSVC 10.0
    • Updated LAME encoder to v3.99.5 Final (2012-02-28), compiled with ICL 12.1.7 and MSVC 10.0 (details)
    • Updated MediaInfo to v0.7.56 (2012-04-08), compiled with ICL 12.1.7 and MSVC 10.0
    • Updated SoX to to v14.4.0 (2012-03-04), compiled with ICL 12.1.7 and MSVC 10.0
    • Updated mpg123 decoder to v1.13.6 (2011-03-11), compiled with GCC 4.6.1
    • Updated Monkey's Audio binary to v4.11 (2011-04-20)
    • Updated Musepack decoder to revision 475 (2011-08-10), compiled with ICL 12.1.6 and MSVC 10.0
    • Updated GnuPG to v1.4.12, compiled with GCC 4.6.1
    • Updated language files (big thank-you to all contributors !!!)
    • Implemented coalescing of update signals to reduce the CPU usage of the LameXP process (details)
    • Run more than four instances in parallel on systems with more than four CPU cores (see FAQ doc for details)
    • Improved handling of different character encodings for Playlist and Cue Sheet import
    • Tweaked directory outline on "output folder" tab for improved performance (hopefully)
    • Improved LameXP inter-process communication by adding queue support
    • Workaround for a bug that causes MediaInfo to not detect the duration of Wave files (64-Bit only)
    • Prevent LameXP from blocking a system shutdown (encoding process is aborted, if necessary)
    • Improved internal handling of MediaInfo output, including extraction of cover art
    • Fixed a very rare "live-lock" situation in early initialization code
Version 4.04 Beta 15
  • Release Date: Apr 11, 2012
  • Changes between v4.03 and v4.04:
    • Added support for the QAAC Encoder, requires QuickTime v7.7.1 or newer (see FAQ doc for details)
    • Added Chinese and Taiwanese translations, thanks to 456Vv <123@456vv.com>
    • Added experimental support for dcaenc, created by Alexander E. Patrakov <patrakov@gmail.com>
    • Added CSV export/import for Meta tags (see context-menu on the "Source Files" tab)
    • Added a button to modify the current output folder path in an edit box
    • Updated Qt runtime libraries to v4.8.0 (2011-12-15), compiled with MSVC 10.0
    • Updated LAME encoder to v3.99.5 Final (2012-02-28), compiled with ICL 12.1.7 and MSVC 10.0 (details)
    • Updated MediaInfo to v0.7.56 (2012-04-08), compiled with ICL 12.1.7 and MSVC 10.0
    • Updated SoX to to v14.4.0 (2012-03-04), compiled with ICL 12.1.7 and MSVC 10.0
    • Updated mpg123 decoder to v1.13.6 (2011-03-11), compiled with GCC 4.6.1
    • Updated Monkey's Audio binary to v4.11 (2011-04-20)
    • Updated Musepack decoder to revision 475 (2011-08-10), compiled with ICL 12.1.6 and MSVC 10.0
    • Updated GnuPG to v1.4.12, compiled with GCC 4.6.1
    • Updated language files (big thank-you to all contributors !!!)
    • Implemented coalescing of update signals to reduce the CPU usage of the LameXP process (details)
    • Run more than four instances in parallel on systems with more than four CPU cores (see FAQ doc for details)
    • Improved handling of different character encodings for Playlist and Cue Sheet import
    • Tweaked directory outline on "output folder" tab for improved performance (hopefully)
    • Improved LameXP inter-process communication by adding queue support
    • Workaround for a bug that causes MediaInfo to not detect the duration of Wave files (64-Bit only)
    • Prevent LameXP from blocking a system shutdown (encoding process is aborted, if necessary)
    • Improved internal handling of MediaInfo output, including extraction of cover art
    • Fixed a very rare "live-lock" situation in early initialization code
Version 4.04 Beta 14
  • Release Date: Apr 7, 2012
  • Changes between v4.03 and v4.04:
    • Added support for the QAAC Encoder, requires QuickTime v7.7.1 or newer (see FAQ doc for details)
    • Added Chinese and Taiwanese translations, thanks to 456Vv <123@456vv.com>
    • Added experimental support for dcaenc, created by Alexander E. Patrakov
    • Added CSV export/import for Meta tags (see context-menu on the "Source Files" tab)
    • Added a button to modify the current output folder path in an edit box
    • Updated Qt runtime libraries to v4.8.0 (2011-12-15), compiled with MSVC 10.0
    • Updated LAME encoder to v3.99.5 Final (2012-02-28), compiled with ICL 12.1.7 and MSVC 10.0 (details)
    • Updated MediaInfo to v0.7.54 (2012-03-13), compiled with ICL 12.1.7 and MSVC 10.0
    • Updated SoX to to v14.4.0 (2012-03-04), compiled with ICL 12.1.7 and MSVC 10.0
    • Updated mpg123 decoder to v1.13.6 (2011-03-11), compiled with GCC 4.6.1
    • Updated Monkey's Audio binary to v4.11 (2011-04-20)
    • Updated Musepack decoder to revision 475 (2011-08-10), compiled with ICL 12.1.6 and MSVC 10.0
    • Updated GnuPG to v1.4.12, compiled with GCC 4.6.1
    • Updated language files (big thank-you to all contributors !!!)
    • Implemented coalescing of update signals to reduce the CPU usage of the LameXP process (details)
    • Run more than four instances in parallel on systems with more than four CPU cores (details)
    • Improved handling of different character encodings for Playlist and Cue Sheet import
    • Tweaked directory outline on "output folder" tab for improved performance (hopefully)
    • Improved LameXP inter-process communication by adding queue support
    • Workaround for a bug that causes MediaInfo to not detect the duration of Wave files (64-Bit only)
    • Prevent LameXP from blocking a system shutdown (encoding process is aborted, if necessary)
    • Improved internal handling of MediaInfo output, including extraction of cover art
    • Fixed a very rare "live-lock" situation in early initialization code
Version 4.04 Beta 13
  • Release Date: Apr 6, 2012
  • Changes between v4.03 and v4.04:
    • Added support for the QAAC Encoder, requires QuickTime v7.7.1 or newer (see FAQ doc for details)
    • Added Chinese and Taiwanese translations, thanks to 456Vv <123@456vv.com>
    • Added experimental support for dcaenc, created by Alexander E. Patrakov
    • Added CSV export/import for Meta tags (see context-menu on the "Source Files" tab)
    • Added a button to modify the current output folder path in an edit box
    • Updated Qt runtime libraries to v4.8.0 (2011-12-15), compiled with MSVC 10.0
    • Updated LAME encoder to v3.99.5 Final (2012-02-28), compiled with ICL 12.1.7 and MSVC 10.0 (details)
    • Updated MediaInfo to v0.7.54 (2012-03-13), compiled with ICL 12.1.7 and MSVC 10.0
    • Updated SoX to to v14.4.0 (2012-03-04), compiled with ICL 12.1.7 and MSVC 10.0
    • Updated mpg123 decoder to v1.13.6 (2011-03-11), compiled with GCC 4.6.1
    • Updated Monkey's Audio binary to v4.11 (2011-04-20)
    • Updated Musepack decoder to revision 475 (2011-08-10), compiled with ICL 12.1.6 and MSVC 10.0
    • Updated GnuPG to v1.4.12, compiled with GCC 4.6.1
    • Updated language files (big thank-you to all contributors !!!)
    • Implemented coalescing of update signals to reduce the CPU usage of the LameXP process (details)
    • Run more than four instances in parallel on systems with more than four CPU cores (details)
    • Improved handling of different character encodings for Playlist and Cue Sheet import
    • Tweaked directory outline on "output folder" tab for improved performance (hopefully)
    • Improved LameXP inter-process communication by adding queue support
    • Workaround for a bug that causes MediaInfo to not detect the duration of Wave files (64-Bit only)
    • Prevent LameXP from blocking a system shutdown (encoding process is aborted, if necessary)
    • Improved internal handling of MediaInfo output, including extraction of cover art
    • Fixed a very rare "live-lock" situation in early initialization code
Version 4.04 Beta 12
  • Release Date: Apr 4, 2012
  • Changes between v4.03 and v4.04:
    • Added support for the QAAC Encoder, requires QuickTime v7.7.1 or newer (see FAQ doc for details)
    • Added Chinese and Taiwanese translations, thanks to 456Vv <123@456vv.com>
    • Added experimental support for dcaenc, created by Alexander E. Patrakov
    • Added CSV export/import for Meta tags (see context-menu on the "Source Files" tab)
    • Added a button to modify the current output folder path in an edit box
    • Updated Qt runtime libraries to v4.8.0 (2011-12-15), compiled with MSVC 10.0
    • Updated LAME encoder to v3.99.5 Final (2012-02-28), compiled with ICL 12.1.7 and MSVC 10.0 (details)
    • Updated MediaInfo to v0.7.54 (2012-03-13), compiled with ICL 12.1.7 and MSVC 10.0
    • Updated SoX to to v14.4.0 (2012-03-04), compiled with ICL 12.1.7 and MSVC 10.0
    • Updated mpg123 decoder to v1.13.6 (2011-03-11), compiled with GCC 4.6.1
    • Updated Monkey's Audio binary to v4.11 (2011-04-20)
    • Updated Musepack decoder to revision 475 (2011-08-10), compiled with ICL 12.1.6 and MSVC 10.0
    • Updated GnuPG to v1.4.12, compiled with GCC 4.6.1
    • Updated language files (big thank-you to all contributors !!!)
    • Implemented coalescing of update signals to reduce the CPU usage of the LameXP process (details)
    • Run more than four instances in parallel on systems with more than four CPU cores (details)
    • Improved handling of different character encodings for Playlist and Cue Sheet import
    • Tweaked directory outline on "output folder" tab for improved performance (hopefully)
    • Improved LameXP inter-process communication by adding queue support
    • Workaround for a bug that causes MediaInfo to not detect the duration of Wave files (64-Bit only)
    • Prevent LameXP from blocking a system shutdown (encoding process is aborted, if necessary)
    • Improved internal handling of MediaInfo output, including extraction of cover art
    • Fixed a very rare "live-lock" situation in early initialization code
Version 4.04 Beta 11
  • Release Date: Mar 31, 2012
  • Changes between v4.03 and v4.04:
    • Added support for the QAAC Encoder, requires QuickTime v7.7.1 or newer (see FAQ doc for details)
    • Added Chinese and Taiwanese translations, thanks to 456Vv <123@456vv.com>
    • Added experimental support for dcaenc, created by Alexander E. Patrakov
    • Added CSV export/import for Meta tags (see context-menu on the "Source Files" tab)
    • Added a button to modify the current output folder path in an edit box
    • Updated Qt runtime libraries to v4.8.0 (2011-12-15), compiled with MSVC 10.0
    • Updated LAME encoder to v3.99.5 Final (2012-02-28), compiled with ICL 12.1.7 and MSVC 10.0 (details)
    • Updated MediaInfo to v0.7.54 (2012-03-13), compiled with ICL 12.1.7 and MSVC 10.0
    • Updated SoX to to v14.4.0 (2012-03-04), compiled with ICL 12.1.7 and MSVC 10.0
    • Updated mpg123 decoder to v1.13.6 (2011-03-11), compiled with GCC 4.6.1
    • Updated Monkey's Audio binary to v4.11 (2011-04-20)
    • Updated Musepack decoder to revision 475 (2011-08-10), compiled with ICL 12.1.6 and MSVC 10.0
    • Updated GnuPG to v1.4.12, compiled with GCC 4.6.1
    • Updated language files (big thank-you to all contributors !!!)
    • Implemented coalescing of update signals to reduce the CPU usage of the LameXP process (details)
    • Run more than four instances in parallel on systems with more than four CPU cores (details)
    • Improved handling of different character encodings for Playlist and Cue Sheet import
    • Tweaked directory outline on "output folder" tab for improved performance (hopefully)
    • Improved LameXP inter-process communication by adding queue support
    • Workaround for a bug that causes MediaInfo to not detect the duration of Wave files (64-Bit only)
    • Prevent LameXP from blocking a system shutdown (encoding process is aborted, if necessary)
    • Improved internal handling of MediaInfo output, including extraction of cover art
    • Fixed a very rare "live-lock" situation in early initialization code
Version 4.04 beta 10
  • Release Date: Mar 30, 2012
  • Changes between v4.03 and v4.04:
    • Added support for the QAAC Encoder, requires QuickTime v7.7.1 or newer (see FAQ doc for details)
    • Added Chinese and Taiwanese translations, thanks to 456Vv <123@456vv.com>
    • Added experimental support for dcaenc, created by Alexander E. Patrakov
    • Added CSV export/import for Meta tags (see context-menu on the "Source Files" tab)
    • Added a button to modify the current output folder path in an edit box
    • Updated Qt runtime libraries to v4.8.0 (2011-12-15), compiled with MSVC 10.0
    • Updated LAME encoder to v3.99.5 Final (2012-02-28), compiled with ICL 12.1.7 and MSVC 10.0 (details)
    • Updated MediaInfo to v0.7.54 (2012-03-13), compiled with ICL 12.1.7 and MSVC 10.0
    • Updated SoX to to v14.4.0 (2012-03-04), compiled with ICL 12.1.7 and MSVC 10.0
    • Updated mpg123 decoder to v1.13.6 (2011-03-11), compiled with GCC 4.6.1
    • Updated Monkey's Audio binary to v4.11 (2011-04-20)
    • Updated Musepack decoder to revision 475 (2011-08-10), compiled with ICL 12.1.6 and MSVC 10.0
    • Updated GnuPG to v1.4.12, compiled with GCC 4.6.1
    • Updated language files (big thank-you to all contributors !!!)
    • Implemented coalescing of update signals to reduce the CPU usage of the LameXP process (details)
    • Run more than four instances in parallel on systems with more than four CPU cores (details)
    • Improved handling of different character encodings for Playlist and Cue Sheet import
    • Improved LameXP inter-process communication by adding queue support
    • Workaround for a bug that causes MediaInfo to not detect the duration of Wave files (64-Bit only)
    • Prevent LameXP from blocking a system shutdown (encoding process is aborted, if necessary)
    • Improved internal handling of MediaInfo output, including extraction of cover art
    • Fixed a very rare "live-lock" situation in early initialization code
Version 4.04 Beta 9
  • Release Date: Mar 28, 2012
  • Changes between v4.03 and v4.04:
    • Added support for the QAAC Encoder, requires QuickTime v7.7.1 or newer (see FAQ doc for details)
    • Added Chinese and Taiwanese translations, thanks to 456Vv <123@456vv.com>
    • Added experimental support for dcaenc, created by Alexander E. Patrakov
    • Added CSV export/import for Meta tags (see context-menu on the "Source Files" tab)
    • Added a button to modify the current output folder path in an edit box
    • Updated Qt runtime libraries to v4.8.0 (2011-12-15), compiled with MSVC 10.0
    • Updated LAME encoder to v3.99.5 Final (2012-02-28), compiled with ICL 12.1.7 and MSVC 10.0 (details)
    • Updated MediaInfo to v0.7.54 (2012-03-13), compiled with ICL 12.1.7 and MSVC 10.0
    • Updated SoX to to v14.4.0 (2012-03-04), compiled with ICL 12.1.7 and MSVC 10.0
    • Updated mpg123 decoder to v1.13.6 (2011-03-11), compiled with GCC 4.6.1
    • Updated Monkey's Audio binary to v4.11 (2011-04-20)
    • Updated Musepack decoder to revision 475 (2011-08-10), compiled with ICL 12.1.6 and MSVC 10.0
    • Updated GnuPG to v1.4.12, compiled with GCC 4.6.1
    • Updated language files (big thank-you to all contributors !!!)
    • Implemented coalescing of update signals to reduce the CPU usage of the LameXP process (details)
    • Run more than four instances in parallel on systems with more than four CPU cores (details)
    • Improved handling of different character encodings for Playlist and Cue Sheet import
    • Improved LameXP inter-process communication by adding queue support
    • Workaround for a bug that causes MediaInfo to not detect the duration of Wave files (64-Bit only)
    • Prevent LameXP from blocking a system shutdown (encoding process is aborted, if necessary)
    • Improved internal handling of MediaInfo output, including extraction of cover art
    • Fixed a very rare "live-lock" situation in early initialization code
Version 4.04 Beta 8
  • Release Date: Mar 25, 2012
  • Changes between v4.03 and v4.04:
    • Added support for the QAAC Encoder, requires QuickTime v7.7.1 or newer (see FAQ doc for details)
    • Added Chinese and Taiwanese translations, thanks to 456Vv <123@456vv.com>
    • Added experimental support for dcaenc, created by Alexander E. Patrakov
    • Added CSV export/import for Meta tags (see context-menu on the "Source Files" tab)
    • Updated Qt runtime libraries to v4.8.0 (2011-12-15), compiled with MSVC 10.0
    • Updated LAME encoder to v3.99.5 Final (2012-02-28), compiled with ICL 12.1.7 and MSVC 10.0 (details)
    • Updated MediaInfo to v0.7.54 (2012-03-13), compiled with ICL 12.1.7 and MSVC 10.0
    • Updated SoX to to v14.4.0 (2012-03-04), compiled with ICL 12.1.7 and MSVC 10.0
    • Updated mpg123 decoder to v1.13.6 (2011-03-11), compiled with GCC 4.6.1
    • Updated Monkey's Audio binary to v4.11 (2011-04-20)
    • Updated Musepack decoder to revision 475 (2011-08-10), compiled with ICL 12.1.6 and MSVC 10.0
    • Updated GnuPG to v1.4.12, compiled with GCC 4.6.1
    • Updated language files (big thank-you to all contributors !!!)
    • Implemented coalescing of update signals to reduce the CPU usage of the LameXP process (details)
    • Run more than four instances in parallel on systems with more than four CPU cores (details)
    • Improved handling of different character encodings for Playlist and Cue Sheet import
    • Improved LameXP inter-process communication by adding queue support
    • Workaround for a bug that causes MediaInfo to not detect the duration of Wave files (64-Bit only)
    • Prevent LameXP from blocking a system shutdown (encoding process is aborted, if necessary)
    • Improved internal handling of MediaInfo output, including extraction of cover art
    • Fixed a very rare "live-lock" situation in early initialization code
Version 4.04 Beta 7
  • Release Date: Mar 22, 2012
  • Changes between v4.03 and v4.04:
    • Added support for the QAAC Encoder, requires QuickTime v7.7.1 or newer (see FAQ doc for details)
    • Added Chinese and Taiwanese translations, thanks to 456Vv <123@456vv.com>
    • Added experimental support for dcaenc, created by Alexander E. Patrakov
    • Added CSV export/import for Meta tags (see context-menu on the "Source Files" tab)
    • Updated Qt runtime libraries to v4.8.0 (2011-12-15), compiled with MSVC 10.0
    • Updated LAME encoder to v3.99.5 Final (2012-02-28), compiled with ICL 12.1.7 and MSVC 10.0 (details)
    • Updated MediaInfo to v0.7.54 (2012-03-13), compiled with ICL 12.1.7 and MSVC 10.0
    • Updated SoX to to v14.4.0 (2012-03-04), compiled with ICL 12.1.7 and MSVC 10.0
    • Updated mpg123 decoder to v1.13.6 (2011-03-11), compiled with GCC 4.6.1
    • Updated Monkey's Audio binary to v4.11 (2011-04-20)
    • Updated Musepack decoder to revision 475 (2011-08-10), compiled with ICL 12.1.6 and MSVC 10.0
    • Updated GnuPG to v1.4.12, compiled with GCC 4.6.1
    • Updated language files (big thank-you to all contributors !!!)
    • Implemented coalescing of update signals to reduce the CPU usage of the LameXP process (details)
    • Run more than four instances in parallel on systems with more than four CPU cores (details)
    • Improved handling of different character encodings for Playlist and Cue Sheet import
    • Improved LameXP inter-process communication by adding queue support
    • Workaround for a bug that causes MediaInfo to not detect the duration of Wave files (64-Bit only)
    • Prevent LameXP from blocking a system shutdown (encoding process is aborted, if necessary)
    • Improved internal handling of MediaInfo output, including extraction of cover art
    • Fixed a very rare "live-lock" situation in early initialization code
Version 4.04 Beta 6
  • Release Date: Mar 11, 2012
  • Changes between v4.03 and v4.04:
    • Added support for the QAAC Encoder, requires QuickTime v7.7.1 or newer (see FAQ doc for details)
    • Added Chinese and Taiwanese translations, thanks to 456Vv <123@456vv.com>
    • Added experimental support for dcaenc, created by Alexander E. Patrakov
    • Added CSV export/import for Meta tags (see context-menu on the "Source Files" tab)
    • Updated Qt runtime libraries to v4.8.0 (2011-12-15), compiled with MSVC 10.0
    • Updated LAME encoder to v3.99.5 Final (2012-02-28), compiled with ICL 12.1.7 and MSVC 10.0 (details)
    • Updated MediaInfo to v0.7.53 (2012-01-24), compiled with ICL 12.1.6 and MSVC 10.0
    • Updated SoX to to v14.4.0 RC-3 (2012-02-20), compiled with ICL 12.1.7 and MSVC 10.0
    • Updated mpg123 decoder to v1.13.5 (2011-03-07), compiled with GCC 4.6.1
    • Updated Monkey's Audio binary to v4.11 (2011-04-20)
    • Updated Musepack decoder to revision 475 (2011-08-10), compiled with ICL 12.1.6 and MSVC 10.0
    • Updated GnuPG to v1.4.12, compiled with GCC 4.6.1
    • Updated language files (big thank-you to all contributors !!!)
    • Implemented coalescing of update signals to reduce the CPU usage of the LameXP process (details)
    • Run more than four instances in parallel on systems with more than four CPU cores (details)
    • Improved handling of different character encodings for Playlist and Cue Sheet import
    • Improved LameXP inter-process communication by adding queue support
    • Workaround for a bug that causes MediaInfo to not detect the duration of Wave files (64-Bit only)
    • Prevent LameXP from blocking a system shutdown (encoding process is aborted, if necessary)
    • Improved internal handling of MediaInfo output, including extraction of cover art
    • Fixed a very rare "live-lock" situation in early initialization code
Version 4.04 Beta 5
  • Release Date: Mar 7, 2012
  • Changes between v4.03 and v4.04:
    • Added support for the QAAC Encoder, requires QuickTime v7.7.1 or newer (see FAQ doc for details)
    • Added Chinese and Taiwanese translations, thanks to 456Vv <123@456vv.com>
    • Added experimental support for dcaenc, created by Alexander E. Patrakov
    • Added CSV export/import for Meta tags (see context-menu on the "Source Files" tab)
    • Updated Qt runtime libraries to v4.8.0 (2011-12-15), compiled with MSVC 10.0
    • Updated LAME encoder to v3.99.5 Final (2012-02-28), compiled with ICL 12.1.7 and MSVC 10.0 (details)
    • Updated MediaInfo to v0.7.53 (2012-01-24), compiled with ICL 12.1.6 and MSVC 10.0
    • Updated SoX to to v14.4.0 RC-3 (2012-02-20), compiled with ICL 12.1.7 and MSVC 10.0
    • Updated Monkey's Audio binary to v4.11 (2011-04-20)
    • Updated Musepack decoder to revision 475 (2011-08-10), compiled with ICL 12.1.6 and MSVC 10.0
    • Implemented coalescing of update signals to reduce the CPU usage of the LameXP process (details)
    • Run more than four instances in parallel on systems with more than four CPU cores (details)
    • Improved handling of different character encodings for Playlist and Cue Sheet import
    • Improved LameXP inter-process communication by adding queue support
    • Workaround for a bug that causes MediaInfo to not detect the duration of Wave files (64-Bit only)
    • Prevent LameXP from blocking a system shutdown (encoding process is aborted, if necessary)
    • Improved internal handling of MediaInfo output, including extraction of cover art
    • Fixed a very rare "live-lock" situation in early initialization code
Version 4.04 Beta 4
  • Release Date: Mar 2, 2012
  • Changes between v4.03 and v4.04:
    • Added support for the QAAC Encoder, requires QuickTime v7.7.1 or newer (see FAQ doc for details)
    • Added Chinese and Taiwanese translations, thanks to 456Vv <123@456vv.com>
    • Added experimental support for dcaenc, created by Alexander E. Patrakov
    • Added CSV export/import for Meta tags (see context-menu on the "Source Files" tab)
    • Updated Qt runtime libraries to v4.8.0 (2011-12-15), compiled with MSVC 10.0
    • Updated LAME encoder to v3.99.5 Final (2012-02-28), compiled with ICL 12.1.7 and MSVC 10.0 (details)
    • Updated MediaInfo to v0.7.53 (2012-01-24), compiled with ICL 12.1.6 and MSVC 10.0
    • Updated SoX to to v14.4.0 RC-3 (2012-02-20), compiled with ICL 12.1.7 and MSVC 10.0
    • Updated Monkey's Audio binary to v4.11 (2011-04-20)
    • Updated Musepack decoder to revision 475 (2011-08-10), compiled with ICL 12.1.6 and MSVC 10.0
    • Implemented coalescing of update signals to reduce the CPU usage of the LameXP process (details)
    • Run more than four instances in parallel on systems with more than four CPU cores (details)
    • Improved handling of different character encodings for Playlist and Cue Sheet import
    • Improved LameXP inter-process communication by adding queue support
    • Workaround for a bug that causes MediaInfo to not detect the duration of Wave files (64-Bit only)
    • Prevent LameXP from blocking a system shutdown (encoding process is aborted, if necessary)
    • Improved internal handling of MediaInfo output, including extraction of cover art
    • Fixed a very rare "live-lock" situation in early initialization code
Version 4.04 Beta 3
  • Release Date: Feb 27, 2012
  • Changes between v4.03 and v4.04:
    • Added support for the QAAC Encoder, requires QuickTime v7.7.1 or newer (see FAQ doc for details)
    • Added Chinese and Taiwanese translations, thanks to 456Vv <123@456vv.com>
    • Added experimental support for dcaenc, created by Alexander E. Patrakov
    • Added CSV export/import for Meta tags (see context-menu on the "Source Files" tab)
    • Updated Qt runtime libraries to v4.8.0 (2011-12-15), compiled with MSVC 10.0
    • Updated LAME encoder to v3.99.2 Final (2011-11-18), compiled with ICL 12.1.7 and MSVC 10.0 (details)
    • Updated MediaInfo to v0.7.53 (2012-01-24), compiled with ICL 12.1.6 and MSVC 10.0
    • Updated SoX to to v14.4.0 RC-3 (2012-02-20), compiled with ICL 12.1.7 and MSVC 10.0
    • Updated Monkey's Audio binary to v4.11 (2011-04-20)
    • Updated Musepack decoder to revision 475 (2011-08-10), compiled with ICL 12.1.6 and MSVC 10.0
    • Implemented coalescing of update signals to reduce the CPU usage of the LameXP process (details)
    • Run more than four instances in parallel on systems with more than four CPU cores (details)
    • Improved handling of different character encodings for Playlist and Cue Sheet import
    • Improved LameXP inter-process communication by adding queue support
    • Workaround for a bug that causes MediaInfo to not detect the duration of Wave files (64-Bit only)
    • Prevent LameXP from blocking a system shutdown (encoding process is aborted, if necessary)
    • Improved internal handling of MediaInfo output, including extraction of cover art
    • Fixed a very rare "live-lock" situation in early initialization code
Version 4.04 Beta 2
  • Release Date: Feb 24, 2012
  • Changes between v4.03 and v4.04:
    • Added support for the QAAC Encoder, requires QuickTime v7.7.1 or newer (see FAQ doc for details)
    • Added Chinese and Taiwanese translations, thanks to 456Vv <123@456vv.com>
    • Added experimental support for dcaenc, created by Alexander E. Patrakov
    • Added CSV export/import for Meta tags (see context-menu on the "Source Files" tab)
    • Updated Qt runtime libraries to v4.8.0 (2011-12-15), compiled with MSVC 10.0
    • Updated LAME encoder to v3.99.2 Final (2011-11-18), compiled with ICL 12.1.7 and MSVC 10.0 (details)
    • Updated MediaInfo to v0.7.53 (2012-01-24), compiled with ICL 12.1.6 and MSVC 10.0
    • Updated Monkey's Audio binary to v4.11 (2011-04-20)
    • Updated Musepack decoder to revision 475 (2011-08-10), compiled with ICL 12.1.6 and MSVC 10.0
    • Implemented coalescing of update signals to reduce the CPU usage of the LameXP process (details)
    • Run more than four instances in parallel on systems with more than four CPU cores (details)
    • Improved handling of different character encodings for Playlist and Cue Sheet import
    • Improved LameXP inter-process communication by adding queue support
    • Workaround for a bug that causes MediaInfo to not detect the duration of Wave files (64-Bit only)
    • Prevent LameXP from blocking a system shutdown (encoding process is aborted, if necessary)
    • Improved internal handling of MediaInfo output, including extraction of cover art
    • Fixed a very rare "live-lock" situation in early initialization code
Version 4.04 Beta 1
  • Release Date: Feb 22, 2012
  • Changes between v4.03 and v4.04:
    • Added support for the QAAC Encoder, requires QuickTime v7.7.1 or newer (see FAQ doc for details)
    • Added Chinese and Taiwanese translations, thanks to 456Vv <123@456vv.com>
    • Added experimental support for dcaenc, created by Alexander E. Patrakov
    • Added CSV export/import for Meta tags (see context-menu on the "Source Files" tab)
    • Updated Qt runtime libraries to v4.8.0 (2011-12-15), compiled with MSVC 10.0
    • Updated LAME encoder to v3.99.2 Final (2011-11-18), compiled with ICL 12.1.7 and MSVC 10.0 (details)
    • Updated MediaInfo to v0.7.53 (2012-01-24), compiled with ICL 12.1.6 and MSVC 10.0
    • Updated Monkey's Audio binary to v4.11 (2011-04-20)
    • Updated Musepack decoder to revision 475 (2011-08-10), compiled with ICL 12.1.6 and MSVC 10.0
    • Implemented coalescing of update signals to reduce the CPU usage of the LameXP process (details)
    • Run more than four instances in parallel on systems with more than four CPU cores (details)
    • Improved handling of different character encodings for Playlist and Cue Sheet import
    • Improved LameXP inter-process communication by adding queue support
    • Workaround for a bug that causes MediaInfo to not detect the duration of Wave files (64-Bit only)
    • Prevent LameXP from blocking a system shutdown (encoding process is aborted, if necessary)
    • Improved internal handling of MediaInfo output, including extraction of cover art
Version 4.04 Alpha 17
  • Release Date: Jan 27, 2012
  • Changes between v4.03 and v4.04:
    • Added support for the QAAC Encoder, requires QuickTime v7.7.1 or newer (see FAQ doc for details)
    • Added Chinese and Taiwanese translations, thanks to 456Vv <123@456vv.com>
    • Added experimental support for dcaenc, created by Alexander E. Patrakov
    • Added CSV export/import for Meta tags (see context-menu on the "Source Files" tab)
    • Updated Qt runtime libraries to v4.8.0 (2011-12-15), compiled with MSVC 10.0
    • Updated LAME encoder to v3.99.2 Final (2011-11-18), compiled with ICL 12.1.7 and MSVC 10.0 (details)
    • Updated MediaInfo to v0.7.53 (2012-01-24), compiled with ICL 12.1.6 and MSVC 10.0
    • Updated Monkey's Audio to v4.10 (2011-04-16)
    • Implemented coalescing of update signals to reduce the CPU usage of the LameXP process (details)
    • Run more than four instances in parallel on systems with more than four CPU cores (details)
    • Improved handling of different character encodings for Playlist and Cue Sheet import
    • Improved LameXP inter-process communication by adding queue support
    • Workaround for a bug that causes MediaInfo to not detect the duration of Wave files (64-Bit only)
    • Prevent LameXP from blocking a system shutdown (encoding process is aborted, if necessary)
    • Improved internal handling of MediaInfo output, including extraction of cover art
Version 4.04 Alpha 16
  • Release Date: Jan 15, 2012
  • Changes between v4.03 and v4.04:
    • Added support for the QAAC Encoder, requires QuickTime v7.7.1 or newer (see FAQ doc for details)
    • Added Chinese and Taiwanese translations, thanks to 456Vv <123@456vv.com>
    • Added experimental support for dcaenc, created by Alexander E. Patrakov <patrakov@gmail.com>
    • Added CSV export/import for Meta tags (see context-menu on the "Source Files" tab)
    • Updated Qt runtime libraries to v4.8.0 (2011-12-15), compiled with MSVC 10.0
    • Updated LAME encoder to v3.99.2 Final (2011-11-18), compiled with ICL 12.1.7 and MSVC 10.0 (details)
    • Updated MediaInfo to v0.7.52 (2011-12-19), compiled with ICL 12.1.6 and MSVC 10.0
    • Implemented coalescing of update signals to reduce the CPU usage of the LameXP process (details)
    • Run more than four instances in parallel on systems with more than four CPU cores (details)
    • Improved handling of different character encodings for Playlist and Cue Sheet import
    • Improved LameXP inter-process communication by adding queue support
    • Workaround for a bug that causes MediaInfo to not detect the duration of Wave files (64-Bit only)
    • Prevent LameXP from blocking a system shutdown (encoding process is aborted, if necessary)
    • Improved internal handling of MediaInfo output, including extraction of cover art
Version 4.04 Alpha 15
  • Release Date: Jan 14, 2012
  • Changes between v4.03 and v4.04:
    • Added support for the QAAC Encoder, requires QuickTime v7.7.1 or newer (see FAQ doc for details)
    • Added Chinese and Taiwanese translations, thanks to 456Vv <123@456vv.com>
    • Added experimental support for dcaenc, created by Alexander E. Patrakov <patrakov@gmail.com>
    • Added CSV export/import for Meta tags (see context-menu on the "Source Files" tab)
    • Updated Qt runtime libraries to v4.8.0 (2011-12-15), compiled with MSVC 10.0
    • Updated LAME encoder to v3.99.2 Final (2011-11-18), compiled with ICL 12.1.7 and MSVC 10.0 (details)
    • Updated MediaInfo to v0.7.52 (2011-12-19), compiled with ICL 12.1.6 and MSVC 10.0
    • Implemented coalescing of update signals to reduce the CPU usage of the LameXP process (details)
    • Run more than four instances in parallel on systems with more than four CPU cores (details)
    • Improved handling of different character encodings for Playlist and Cue Sheet import
    • Improved LameXP inter-process communication by adding queue support
    • Workaround for a bug that causes MediaInfo to not detect the duration of Wave files (64-Bit only)
    • Prevent LameXP from blocking a system shutdown (encoding process is aborted, if necessary)
    • Improved internal handling of MediaInfo output, including extraction of cover art
Version 4.04 Alpha 14
  • Release Date: Jan 5, 2012
  • Changes between v4.03 and v4.04:
    • Added support for the QAAC Encoder, requires QuickTime v7.7.1 or newer (see FAQ doc for details)
    • Added Chinese and Taiwanese translations, thanks to 456Vv <123@456vv.com>
    • Added experimental support for dcaenc, created by Alexander E. Patrakov
    • Added CSV export/import for Meta tags (see context-menu on the "Source Files" tab)
    • Updated Qt runtime libraries to v4.8.0 (2011-12-15), compiled with MSVC 10.0
    • Updated LAME encoder to v3.99.2 Final (2011-11-18), compiled with ICL 12.1.7 and MSVC 10.0 (details)
    • Updated MediaInfo to v0.7.52 (2011-12-19), compiled with ICL 12.1.6 and MSVC 10.0
    • Implemented coalescing of update signals to reduce the CPU usage of the LameXP process (details)
    • Run more than four instances in parallel on systems with more than four CPU cores (details)
    • Improved handling of different character encodings for Playlist and Cue Sheet import
    • Improved LameXP inter-process communication by adding queue support
    • Workaround for a bug that causes MediaInfo to not detect the duration of Wave files (64-Bit only)
    • Prevent LameXP from blocking a system shutdown (encoding process is aborted, if necessary)
Version 4.04 Alpha 13
  • Release Date: Dec 30, 2011
  • Changes between v4.03 and v4.04:
    • Added support for the QAAC Encoder, requires QuickTime v7.7.1 or newer (see FAQ doc for details)
    • Added Chinese and Taiwanese translations, thanks to 456Vv <123@456vv.com>
    • Added experimental support for dcaenc, created by Alexander E. Patrakov
    • Updated Qt runtime libraries to v4.8.0 (2011-12-15), compiled with MSVC 10.0
    • Updated LAME encoder to v3.99.2 Final (2011-11-18), compiled with ICL 12.1.7 and MSVC 10.0 (details)
    • Updated MediaInfo to v0.7.52 (2011-12-19), compiled with ICL 12.1.6 and MSVC 10.0
    • Implemented coalescing of update signals to reduce the CPU usage of the LameXP process (details)
    • Run more than four instances in parallel on systems with more than four CPU cores (details)
    • Improved handling of different character encodings for Playlist and Cue Sheet import
    • Improved LameXP inter-process communication by adding queue support
    • Workaround for a bug that causes MediaInfo to not detect the duration of Wave files (64-Bit only)
    • Prevent LameXP from blocking a system shutdown (encoding process is aborted, if necessary)
Version 4.04 Alpha 12
  • Release Date: Dec 24, 2011
  • Changes between v4.03 and v4.04:
    • Added support for the QAAC Encoder, requires QuickTime v7.7.1 or newer (see FAQ doc for details)
    • Added Chinese and Taiwanese translations, thanks to 456Vv <123@456vv.com>
    • Added experimental support for dcaenc, created by Alexander E. Patrakov
    • Updated Qt runtime libraries to v4.8.0 (2011-12-15), compiled with MSVC 10.0
    • Updated LAME encoder to v3.99.2 Final (2011-11-18), compiled with ICL 12.1.7 and MSVC 10.0 (details)
    • Updated MediaInfo to v0.7.52 (2011-12-19), compiled with ICL 12.1.6 and MSVC 10.0
    • Implemented coalescing of update signals to reduce the CPU usage of the LameXP process (details)
    • Run more than four instances in parallel on systems with more than four CPU cores (details)
    • Improved handling of different character encodings for Playlist and Cue Sheet import
    • Workaround for a bug that causes MediaInfo to not detect the duration of Wave files (64-Bit only)
Version 4.04 Alpha 11
  • Release Date: Dec 21, 2011
  • Changes between v4.03 and v4.04:
    • Added support for the QAAC Encoder, requires QuickTime v7.7.1 or newer (see FAQ doc for details)
    • Added Chinese and Taiwanese translations, thanks to 456Vv <123@456vv.com>
    • Updated Qt runtime libraries to v4.8.0 (2011-12-15), compiled with MSVC 10.0
    • Updated LAME encoder to v3.99.2 Final (2011-11-18), compiled with ICL 12.1.7 and MSVC 10.0 (details)
    • Updated MediaInfo to v0.7.52 (2011-12-19), compiled with ICL 12.1.6 and MSVC 10.0
    • Implemented coalescing of update signals to reduce the CPU usage of the LameXP process (details)
    • Run more than four instances in parallel on systems with more than four CPU cores (details)
    • Improved handling of different character encodings for Playlist and Cue Sheet import
    • Workaround for a bug that causes MediaInfo to not detect the duration of Wave files (64-Bit only)
Version 4.04 Alpha 10
  • Release Date: Dec 18, 2011
  • Changes between v4.03 and v4.04:
    • Added support for the QAAC Encoder, requires QuickTime v7.7.1 or newer (see FAQ doc for details)
    • Added Chinese translation, thanks to 456Vv <123@456vv.com>
    • Updated LAME encoder to v3.99.2 Final (2011-11-18), compiled with ICL 12.1.7 and MSVC 10.0 (details)
    • Updated MediaInfo to v0.7.51+ (2011-11-19), compiled with ICL 12.1.6 and MSVC 10.0
    • Implemented coalescing of update signals to reduce the CPU usage of the LameXP process (details)
    • Run more than four instances in parallel on systems with more than four CPU cores (details)
    • Improved handling of different character encodings for Playlist and Cue Sheet import
    • Workaround for a bug that causes MediaInfo to not detect the duration of Wave files (64-Bit only)
Version 4.04 Alpha 9
  • Release Date: Dec 14, 2011
  • Changes between v4.03 and v4.04:
    • Added support for the QAAC Encoder, requires QuickTime v7.7.1 or newer (see FAQ doc for details)
    • Updated LAME encoder to v3.99.2 Final (2011-11-18), compiled with ICL 12.1.7 and MSVC 10.0 (details)
    • Updated MediaInfo to v0.7.51+ (2011-11-19), compiled with ICL 12.1.6 and MSVC 10.0
    • Implemented coalescing of update signals to reduce the CPU usage of the LameXP process (details)
    • Run more than four instances in parallel on systems with more than four CPU cores (details)
    • Improved handling of different character encodings for Playlist and Cue Sheet import
    • Workaround for a bug that causes MediaInfo to not detect the duration of Wave files (64-Bit only)
Version 4.04 Alpha 8
  • Release Date: Dec 11, 2011
  • Changes between v4.03 and v4.04:
    • Added support for the QAAC Encoder, requires QuickTime v7.7.1 or newer (see FAQ doc for details)
    • Updated LAME encoder to v3.99.2 Final (2011-11-18), compiled with ICL 12.1.7 and MSVC 10.0 (details)
    • Updated MediaInfo to v0.7.51+ (2011-11-19), compiled with ICL 12.1.6 and MSVC 10.0
    • Implemented coalescing of update signals to reduce the CPU usage of the LameXP process (details)
    • Run more than four instances in parallel on systems with more than four CPU cores (details)
    • Improved handling of different character encodings for Playlist and Cue Sheet import
    • Workaround for a bug that causes MediaInfo to not detect the duration of Wave files (64-Bit only)
Version 4.04 Alpha 7
  • Release Date: Dec 9, 2011
  • Changes between v4.03 and v4.04:
    • Added support for the QAAC Encoder, requires QuickTime v7.7.1 or newer (see FAQ doc for details)
    • Updated LAME encoder to v3.99.2 Final (2011-11-18), compiled with ICL 12.1.7 and MSVC 10.0 (details)
    • Updated MediaInfo to v0.7.51+ (2011-11-19), compiled with ICL 12.1.6 and MSVC 10.0
    • Implemented coalescing of update signals to reduce the CPU usage of the LameXP process (details)
    • Run more than four instances in parallel on systems with more than four CPU cores (details)
    • Improved handling of different character encodings for Playlist and Cue Sheet import
    • Workaround for a bug that causes MediaInfo to not detect the duration of Wave files (64-Bit only)
Version 4.04 Alpha
  • Release Date: Dec 5, 2011
  • Added support for the QAAC Encoder, requires QuickTime v7.7.1 or newer (see FAQ doc for details)
  • Updated LAME encoder to v3.99.2 Final (2011-11-18), compiled with ICL 12.1.7 and MSVC 10.0 (details)
  • Updated MediaInfo to v0.7.51+ (2011-11-19), compiled with ICL 12.1.6 and MSVC 10.0
  • Implemented coalescing of update signals to reduce the CPU usage of the LameXP process (details)
  • Run more than four instances in parallel on systems with more than four CPU cores (details)
  • Workaround for a bug that causes MediaInfo to not detect the duration of Wave files (64-Bit only)
Version 4.03 R2
  • Release Date: Nov 13, 2011
  • Updated LAME encoder to v3.99.1 Final (2011-11-05), compiled with ICL 12.1.6 and MSVC 10.0 (details)
  • Updated MediaInfo to v0.7.51 (2011-11-11), compiled with ICL 12.1.6 and MSVC 10.0
Version 4.03
  • Release Date: Nov 1, 2011
  • Changes between v4.02 and v4.03:
    • Added an option to rename the output files (based on an user-defined naming pattern)
    • Added an option to enforce Stereo Downmix for Multi-Channel sources
    • Added "built-in" WMA decoder (see this thread for details) and removed all remnants of "old" decoder
    • Added optional support for the FHG AAC Encoder included with Winamp 5.62 (see FAQ doc for details)
    • Added a menu for bookmarking "favorite" output folders to the "output folder" tab
    • Added an option to hibernate the computer (aka "Suspend-to-Disk") instead of shutting it down
    • Added Polish translation, thanks to Sir Daniel K
    • Added channel equalization options to the normalization filter (also fixes multi-channel processing)
    • Added indicators for current CPU usage, RAM usage and free diskspace to the processing window
    • Updated Qt runtime libraries to v4.8.0 RC-1 (2011-10-13), compiled with MSVC 10.0
    • Updated LAME encoder to v3.99 Final (2011-10-17), compiled with ICL 12.1.6 and MSVC 10.0 (details)
    • Updated mpg123 decoder to v1.13.4 (2011-09-07), compiled with GCC 4.6.1
    • Updated MediaInfo to v0.7.50 (2011-09-23), compiled with MSVC 10.0
    • Updated language files (big thank-you to all contributors !!!)
    • Improved "downmix" filter by using explicit channel mappings for each number of input channels
    • Fixed a potential bug in CPU type detection that might have caused the wrong binary to be used
    • Fixed Cue Sheet import for tracks with certain characters in the title
    • Fixed a bug with "Prepend relative source file path to output file" under certain conditions
    • Workaround for malicious "anti-virus" programs that prevent innocent applications from functioning
    • Enabled "Aero Glass" theme in installer and web-update program (Vista and Windows 7 only)
    • Restored Windows 2000 support with Visual Studio 2010 builds (this is experimental!)
    • The "Open File(s)" and "Open Folder" dialogs will now remember the most recent directory
    • Miscellaneous bugfixes
Version 4.03 RC3
  • Release Date: Oct 30, 2011
  • Changes between v4.02 and v4.03:
    • Added an option to rename the output files (based on an user-defined naming pattern)
    • Added an option to enforce Stereo Downmix for Multi-Channel sources
    • Added "built-in" WMA decoder (see this thread for details) and removed all remnants of "old" decoder
    • Added optional support for the FHG AAC Encoder included with Winamp 5.62 (see FAQ doc for details)
    • Added a menu for bookmarking "favorite" output folders to the "output folder" tab
    • Added an option to hibernate the computer (aka "Suspend-to-Disk") instead of shutting it down
    • Added Polish translation, thanks to Sir Daniel K <sir.daniel.k@gmail.com>
    • Added channel equalization options to the normalization filter (also fixes multi-channel processing)
    • Added indicators for current CPU usage, RAM usage and free diskspace to the processing window
    • Updated Qt runtime libraries to v4.8.0 RC-1 (2011-10-13), compiled with MSVC 10.0
    • Updated LAME encoder to v3.99 Final (2011-10-17), compiled with ICL 12.1.6 and MSVC 10.0 (details)
    • Updated mpg123 decoder to v1.13.4 (2011-09-07), compiled with GCC 4.6.1
    • Updated MediaInfo to v0.7.50 (2011-09-23), compiled with MSVC 10.0
    • Updated language files (big thank-you to all contributors !!!)
    • Improved "downmix" filter by using explicit channel mappings for each number of input channels
    • Fixed a potential bug in CPU type detection that might have caused the wrong binary to be used
    • Fixed Cue Sheet import for tracks with certain characters in the title
    • Fixed a bug with "Prepend relative source file path to output file" under certain conditions
    • Workaround for malicious "anti-virus" programs that prevent innocent applications from functioning
    • Enabled "Aero Glass" theme in installer and web-update program (Vista and Windows 7 only)
    • Restored Windows 2000 support with Visual Studio 2010 builds (this is experimental!)
    • The "Open File(s)" and "Open Folder" dialogs will now remember the most recent directory
    • Miscellaneous bugfixes
Version 4.0.3 RC2
  • Release Date: Oct 24, 2011
  • Changes between v4.02 and v4.03 Beta 6:
    • Added an option to rename the output files (based on an user-defined naming pattern)
    • Added an option to enforce Stereo Downmix for Multi-Channel sources
    • Added "built-in" WMA decoder (see this thread for details) and removed all remnants of "old" decoder
    • Added optional support for the FHG AAC Encoder included with Winamp 5.62 (see FAQ doc for details)
    • Added a menu for bookmarking "favorite" output folders to the "output folder" tab
    • Added an option to hibernate the computer (aka "Suspend-to-Disk") instead of shutting it down
    • Added Polish translation, thanks to Sir Daniel K
    • Added channel equalization options to the normalization filter (also fixes multi-channel processing)
    • Updated Qt runtime libraries to v4.8.0 RC-1 (2011-10-13), compiled with MSVC 10.0
    • Updated LAME encoder to v3.99 Final (2011-10-17), compiled with ICL 12.1.6 and MSVC 10.0 (details)
    • Updated mpg123 decoder to v1.13.4 (2011-09-07), compiled with GCC 4.6.1
    • Updated MediaInfo to v0.7.50 (2011-09-23), compiled with MSVC 10.0
    • Updated language files (big thank-you to all contributors !!!)
    • Improved "downmix" filter by using explicit channel mappings for each number of input channels
    • Fixed a potential bug in CPU type detection that might have caused the wrong binary to be used
    • Fixed Cue Sheet import for tracks with certain characters in the title
    • Fixed a bug with "Prepend relative source file path to output file" under certain conditions
    • Workaround for malicious "anti-virus" programs that prevent innocent applications from functioning
    • Enabled "Aero Glass" theme in installer and web-update program (Vista and Windows 7 only)
    • Restored Windows 2000 support with Visual Studio 2010 builds (this is experimental!)
    • The "Open File(s)" and "Open Folder" dialogs will now remember the most recent directory
    • Miscellaneous bugfixes
Version 4.0.3 RC1
  • Release Date: Oct 24, 2011
  • Changes between v4.02 and v4.03 Beta 6:
    • Added an option to rename the output files (based on an user-defined naming pattern)
    • Added an option to enforce Stereo Downmix for Multi-Channel sources
    • Added "built-in" WMA decoder (see this thread for details) and removed all remnants of "old" decoder
    • Added optional support for the FHG AAC Encoder included with Winamp 5.62 (see FAQ doc for details)
    • Added a menu for bookmarking "favorite" output folders to the "output folder" tab
    • Added an option to hibernate the computer (aka "Suspend-to-Disk") instead of shutting it down
    • Added Polish translation, thanks to Sir Daniel K
    • Added channel equalization options to the normalization filter (also fixes multi-channel processing)
    • Updated Qt runtime libraries to v4.8.0 RC-1 (2011-10-13), compiled with MSVC 10.0
    • Updated LAME encoder to v3.99 Final (2011-10-17), compiled with ICL 12.1.6 and MSVC 10.0 (details)
    • Updated mpg123 decoder to v1.13.4 (2011-09-07), compiled with GCC 4.6.1
    • Updated MediaInfo to v0.7.50 (2011-09-23), compiled with MSVC 10.0
    • Updated language files (big thank-you to all contributors !!!)
    • Improved "downmix" filter by using explicit channel mappings for each number of input channels
    • Fixed a potential bug in CPU type detection that might have caused the wrong binary to be used
    • Fixed Cue Sheet import for tracks with certain characters in the title
    • Workaround for malicious "anti-virus" programs that prevent innocent applications from functioning
    • Enabled "Aero Glass" theme in installer and web-update program (Vista and Windows 7 only)
    • Restored Windows 2000 support with Visual Studio 2010 builds (this is experimental!)
    • The "Open File(s)" and "Open Folder" dialogs will now remember the most recent directory
    • Miscellaneous bugfixes
Version 4.0.3 Beta 6
  • Release Date: Oct 19, 2011
  • Changes between v4.02 and v4.03 Beta 6:
    • Added an option to rename the output files (based on an user-defined naming pattern)
    • Added an option to enforce Stereo Downmix for Multi-Channel sources
    • Added "built-in" WMA decoder (see this thread for details) and removed all remnants of "old" decoder
    • Added optional support for the FHG AAC Encoder included with Winamp 5.62 (see FAQ doc for details)
    • Added a menu for bookmarking "favorite" output folders to the "output folder" tab
    • Added Polish translation, thanks to Sir Daniel K
    • Added channel equalization options to the normalization filter (also fixes multi-channel processing)
    • Updated Qt runtime libraries to v4.8.0 RC-1 (2011-10-13), compiled with MSVC 10.0
    • Updated LAME encoder to v3.99 Final (2011-10-17), compiled with ICL 12.1.6 and MSVC 10.0 (details)
    • Updated mpg123 decoder to v1.13.4 (2011-09-07), compiled with GCC 4.6.1
    • Updated MediaInfo to v0.7.50 (2011-09-23), compiled with MSVC 10.0
    • Updated language files (big thank-you to all contributors !!!)
    • Improved "downmix" filter by using explicit channel mappings for each number of input channels
    • Fixed a potential bug in CPU type detection that might have caused the wrong binary to be used
    • Fixed Cue Sheet import for tracks with certain characters in the title
    • Workaround for malicious "anti-virus" programs that prevent innocent applications from functioning
    • Enabled "Aero Glass" theme in installer and web-update program (Vista and Windows 7 only)
    • Restored Windows 2000 support with Visual Studio 2010 builds (this is experimental!)
    • The "Open File(s)" and "Open Folder" dialogs will now remember the most recent directory
    • Miscellaneous bugfixes
Version 4.0.3 Beta 5
  • Release Date: Oct 17, 2011
  • Changes between v4.02 and v4.03 Beta 5:
    • Added an option to rename the output files (based on an user-defined naming pattern)
    • Added an option to enforce Stereo Downmix for Multi-Channel sources
    • Added "built-in" WMA decoder (see this thread for details) and removed all remnants of "old" decoder
    • Added optional support for the FHG AAC Encoder included with Winamp 5.62 (see FAQ doc for details)
    • Added a menu for bookmarking "favorite" output folders to the "output folder" tab
    • Added Polish translation, thanks to Sir Daniel K
    • Added channel equalization options to the normalization filter (also fixes multi-channel processing)
    • Updated Qt runtime libraries to v4.8.0 RC-1 (2011-10-13), compiled with MSVC 10.0
    • Updated mpg123 decoder to v1.13.4 (2011-09-07), compiled with GCC 4.6.1
    • Updated MediaInfo to v0.7.50 (2011-09-23), compiled with MSVC 10.0
    • Updated language files (big thank-you to all contributors !!!)
    • Improved "downmix" filter by using explicit channel mappings for each number of input channels
    • Fixed Cue Sheet import for tracks with certain characters in the title
    • Workaround for malicious "anti-virus" programs that prevent innocent applications from functioning
    • Enabled "Aero Glass" theme in installer and web-update program (Vista and Windows 7 only)
    • Restored Windows 2000 support with Visual Studio 2010 builds (this is experimental!)
    • The "Open File(s)" and "Open Folder" dialogs will now remember the most recent directory
    • Miscellaneous bugfixes
Version 4.0.3 Beta 4
  • Release Date: Oct 15, 2011
Version 4.0.3 Beta 3 (10 Oct)
  • Release Date: Oct 11, 2011
Version 4.0.3 Beta 3 (3 Oct)
  • Release Date: Oct 4, 2011
Version 4.0.3 Beta 3
  • Release Date: Sep 30, 2011
  • Updated MediaInfo to v0.7.49 (2011-09-09), compiled with MSVC 10.0
Version 4.0.3 Beta 2
  • Release Date: Sep 18, 2011
  • Fixed a problem with the "normalization" filter that sometimes caused the resulting file to be empty
Version 4.0.3 Beta 1
  • Release Date: Aug 29, 2011
  • Added an option to rename the output files (based on an user-defined naming pattern)
  • Added an option to enforce Stereo Downmix for Multi-Channel sources
  • Added "built-in" WMA decoder (see this thread for details) and removed all remnants of "old" decoder
  • Added optional support for the FHG AAC Encoder included with Winamp 5.62 (see FAQ doc for details)
  • Added a menu for bookmarking "favorite" output folders to the "output folder" tab
  • Updated Qt runtime libraries to v4.8.0 Beta-1 (2011-07-19), compiled with MSVC 10.0
  • Updated MediaInfo to v0.7.48 (2011-08-17), compiled with MSVC 10.0
  • Updated language files (big thank-you to all contributors !!!)
  • Improved "downmix" filter by using explicit channel mappings for each number of input channels
  • Fixed Cue Sheet import for tracks with certain characters in the title
  • Workaround for malicious "anti-virus" programs that prevent innocent applications from functioning
  • Enabled "Aero Glass" theme in installer and web-update program (Vista and Windows 7 only)
  • Restored Windows 2000 support with Visual Studio 2010 builds (this is experimental!)
  • The "Open File(s)" and "Open Folder" dialogs will now remember the most recent directory
  • Miscellaneous bugfixes
Version 4.02
  • Release Date: Jun 15, 2011
  • Upgraded build environment to Microsoft Visual Studio 2010
  • Dropping support for Windows 2000 and Windows XP RTM. Windows XP needs (at least) Service-Pack 2 now!
  • Added Cue Sheet import wizard, which allows splitting and importing tracks from Cue Sheet images
  • Added ATSC A/52 (AC-3) encoding support, based on Aften encoder v0.0.8+ (Git Master)
  • Added Avisynth input (audio only!) using 'avs2wav' tool, partly based on code by Jory Stone
  • Added a method to use custom tools instead of the "built-in" ones (see FAQ doc for details)
  • Added an option to copy all meta information of a single file over to the "meta information" tab
  • Added two new command-line switches: "--add-folder " and "--add-recursive "
  • Added one new translation: Korean
  • Updated Qt runtime libraries to v4.7.3
  • Updated LAME encoder to v3.99.1.0 (2011-04-15), compiled with ICL 12.0.3 and MSVC 10.0 (details)
  • Updated Vorbis encoder to v2.87 using aoTuV Beta-6.03 (2011-05-04), compiled with ICL 11.1 and MSVC 9.0
  • Updated mpg123 decoder to v1.13.3 (2011-04-21), compiled with GCC 4.6.0
  • Updated MediaInfo to v0.7.45 Beta (2011-05-02), compiled with ICL 12.0.3 and MSVC 10.0
  • Updated language files (big thank-you to all contributors !!!)
  • Fixed placement of the Dropbox when the Taskbar is located on the top or on the left side
  • Improved playlist generation: Generate M3U (Latin-1) or M3U8 (UTF-8) playlist file as required
  • Only show the most recent 50 items in the "processing" window (for better performance)
  • Miscellaneous bugfixes
Version 4.01
  • Release Date: Apr 5, 2011
  • Added an option to manually specify the number of parallel instances
  • Added an option to select a user-defined TEMP directory
  • Added an option to shutdown the computer as soon as all files are completed
  • Added an option to add directories recursively
  • Added support for embedding cover artwork (currently works with LAME, FLAC and Nero AAC only)
  • Updated Qt runtime libraries to v4.7.2
  • Updated LAME encoder to v3.99.0.16 (2011-04-04), compiled with ICL 12.0.2
  • Updated Vorbis encoder to v2.87 using aoTuV Beta-6.02 (2011-02-28), compiled with ICL 11.1 and MSVC 9.0
  • Updated TTA decoder multiplatform library to v2.1 (2011-03-11), compiled with MSVC 9.0
  • Updated SoX to v14.3.2 (2010-02-27), compiled with ICL 12.0.2
  • Updated MediaInfo to v0.7.43 (2011-03-20), compiled with ICL 12.0.2 and MSVC 9.0
  • Updated language files (big thank-you to all contributors !!!)
  • Fixed a problem with the LAME encoder that could cause glitches (VBR mode), reported by Wolfgang Waldeck
  • Fixed a problem with the LAME encoder that could cause very slow encoding speed
  • Fixed a bug that caused AAC encoding to fail in CBR mode (the "-2pass" parameter was set wrongly)
  • A warning message will be emitted, if diskspace drops below a critical limit while processing
Version 4.00
  • Release Date: Feb 22, 2011
  • Changes between v3.18 and v4.00:
    • Complete re-write of LameXP in the C++ programming language
    • Switched IDE from Delphi 7.0 to Visual Studio 2008 + Qt Framework v4.7.1 (GNU Toolchain not yet)
    • Added cross-plattfrom support - only Windows and Wine for now, native Linux version planned
    • Added full Unicode support for file names, meta tags and translations (no more Codepage headaches!)
    • Added support for Qt Linguist tool, which makes creating/updating translations much easier
    • Added support for multiple user interface styles, including "Plastique" and "Cleanlooks" themes
    • Added support for user-defined encoder parameters (please use with care!)
    • Added support for a true "portable" mode, which will store the configuration in the program folder
    • Added resampling filter for all encoders, based on SoX
    • Added simple tone adjustment filter, based on SoX
    • Added an option to prepend the relative source file path to the output file path
    • Updated all command-line tools to support Unicode file names, mostly required custom patches
    • Updated LAME encoder to v3.99.0.11 (2011-02-11), compiled with ICL 11.1.065
    • Updated OggEnc v2.87 using libvorbis v1.3.2 (2010-11-06), compiled with ICL 11.1 and MSVC 9.0
    • Updated mpg123 decoder to v1.13.2 (2011-02-19), compiled with GCC 4.5.2
    • Updated MediaInfo to v0.7.41 (2011-01-24), compiled with ICL 11.1.065
    • Updated SoX to v14.3.1 (2010-04-11), compiled with MSVC 9.0
    • Updated GnuPG to v1.4.11, compiled with GCC 4.5.2
    • Updated language files (big "thank you" to all contributors !!!)
    • Removed TAK support for now, as their CloseSource(!) tools don't support Unicode file names yet
    • Removed Volumax tool, as we are using SoX for normalization from now on
    • Countless minor fixes and improvements (hopefully not too many regressions ^^)
Version 4.00 RC3 (Build #320)
  • Release Date: Feb 18, 2011
Version 4.00 RC1 (Build #301)
  • Release Date: Feb 13, 2011
Version 4.00 Beta-4 (Build #298)
  • Release Date: Feb 9, 2011
Version 4.00 Beta-3 (Build #290)
  • Release Date: Feb 5, 2011
Version 4.00 TechPreview Build #282
  • Release Date: Jan 31, 2011
Version 4.00 TechPreview Build #267
  • Release Date: Jan 27, 2011
  • Complete re-write of LameXP in C++ using the Qt Framework.
  • Switching from dated Delphi IDE (version from 2002) to an up-to-date tool chain (VS2008 or GCC 4.5.x).
  • Full Unicode support, which means that all problems with "Codepages" and "strange characters" will finally be gone!
  • Support for multiple platforms (Windows, Linux, MacOS X) will be possible.
  • Creating new LameXP translations will be much easier for contributors thanks to the Qt Linguist tool.
Version 4.00 TechPreview Build #246
  • Release Date: Jan 22, 2011
  • Complete re-write of LameXP in C++ using the Qt Framework.
  • Switching from dated Delphi IDE (version from 2002) to an up-to-date tool chain (VS2008 or GCC 4.5.x).
  • Full Unicode support, which means that all problems with "Codepages" and "strange characters" will finally be gone!
  • Support for multiple platforms (Windows, Linux, MacOS X) will be possible.
  • Creating new LameXP translations will be much easier for contributors thanks to the Qt Linguist tool.
Version 4.00 TechPreview Build #237
  • Release Date: Jan 18, 2011
  • Complete re-write of LameXP in C++ using the Qt Framework.
  • Switching from dated Delphi IDE (version from 2002) to an up-to-date tool chain (VS2008 or GCC 4.5.x).
  • Full Unicode support, which means that all problems with "Codepages" and "strange characters" will finally be gone!
  • Support for multiple platforms (Windows, Linux, MacOS X) will be possible.
  • Creating new LameXP translations will be much easier for contributors thanks to the Qt Linguist tool.
Version 4.00 TechPreview Build #228
  • Release Date: Jan 13, 2011
  • Complete re-write of LameXP in C++ using the Qt Framework.
  • Switching from dated Delphi IDE (version from 2002) to an up-to-date tool chain (VS2008 or GCC 4.5.x).
  • Full Unicode support, which means that all problems with "Codepages" and "strange characters" will finally be gone!
  • Support for multiple platforms (Windows, Linux, MacOS X) will be possible.
  • Creating new LameXP translations will be much easier for contributors thanks to the Qt Linguist tool.
Version 4.00 TechPreview Build #210
  • Release Date: Jan 3, 2011
  • Complete re-write of LameXP in C++ using the Qt Framework.
  • Switching from dated Delphi IDE (version from 2002) to an up-to-date tool chain (VS2008 or GCC 4.5.x).
  • Full Unicode support, which means that all problems with "Codepages" and "strange characters" will finally be gone!
  • Support for multiple platforms (Windows, Linux, MacOS X) will be possible.
  • Creating new LameXP translations will be much easier for contributors thanks to the Qt Linguist tool.
Version 4.00 TechPreview Build #159
  • Release Date: Dec 16, 2010
  • Complete re-write of LameXP in C++ using the Qt Framework.
  • Switching from dated Delphi IDE (version from 2002) to an up-to-date tool chain (VS2008 or GCC 4.5.x).
  • Full Unicode support, which means that all problems with "Codepages" and "strange characters" will finally be gone!
  • Support for multiple platforms (Windows, Linux, MacOS X) will be possible.
  • Creating new LameXP translations will be much easier for contributors thanks to the Qt Linguist tool.
Version 4.00 TechPreview Build #125
  • Release Date: Dec 6, 2010
  • Complete re-write of LameXP in C++ using the Qt Framework.
  • Switching from dated Delphi IDE (version from 2002) to an up-to-date tool chain (VS2008 or GCC 4.5.x).
  • Full Unicode support, which means that all problems with "Codepages" and "strange characters" will finally be gone!
  • Support for multiple platforms (Windows, Linux, MacOS X) will be possible.
  • Creating new LameXP translations will be much easier for contributors thanks to the Qt Linguist tool.
Version 3.18 Hotfix 2
  • Release Date: May 9, 2010
  • Updated MediaInfo to v0.7.32 (2010-05-02), compiled with ICL 11.1.065
Version 3.18 Hotfix 1
  • Release Date: Apr 3, 2010
  • Added an Unicode-safe "Open" dialog: File names are converted to "short" names if required
  • Updated LAME encoder to v3.98.4 (2010-03-23), compiled with ICL 11.1.054
  • Updated MediaInfo to v0.7.30 (2010-03-26), compiled with ICL 11.1.060
  • Updated mpg123 decoder to v1.12.1 (2010-03-31), compiled with GCC 4.4.3
  • Updated Ogg Vorbis decoder to v1.9.7 (2010-03-29), compiled with MSVC 9.0
  • Updated language files (big "thank you" to all contributors !!!)
Version 3.18
  • Release Date: Mar 28, 2010
  • Added an Unicode-safe "Open" dialog: File names are converted to "short" names if required
  • Updated LAME encoder to v3.98.4 (2010-03-23), compiled with ICL 11.1.054
  • Updated MediaInfo to v0.7.30 (2010-03-26), compiled with ICL 11.1.060
  • Updated mpg123 decoder to v1.11.0 (2010-03-20), compiled with GCC 4.4.3
Version 3.17
  • Release Date: Feb 22, 2010
  • Updated TAK decoder to v2.0.0 (2010-01-07)
  • Updated ALAC decoder to v0.2.0 (2009-09-05)
  • Updated MediaInfo to v0.7.28 (2010-02-19), compiled with ICL 11.1.054
  • Fixed "No Disk" error message box that could appear under certain circumstances
  • Fixed "...is not responding" error message box that could appear during startup
  • Various minor fixes and improvements
Version 3.16
  • Release Date: Jan 27, 2010
  • Added support for Nero AAC encoder v1.5.3.0 (2009-12-29)
  • Disable DPI warning on Vista and later, as they handle DPI != 96 much better than WinXP
  • Updated WavPack decoder to v4.60.1 (2009-11-29)
  • Updated MediaInfo to v0.7.27 (2010-01-04), compiled with ICL 11.1.054
  • Updated GnuPG to v1.4.10b (2009-09-03), compiled with GCC 4.2.1
Version 3.15
  • Release Date: Dec 24, 2009
  • Added support for Nero AAC encoder v1.5.1.0
  • Updated mpg123 decoder to v1.10.0 (2009-12-05)
  • Updated MediaInfo to v0.7.26 (2009-12-18), compiled with ICL 11.1.051
  • Updated AC3Filter Tools to v0.31b (2009-10-01), compiled with ICL 11.1.051
Version 3.14
  • Release Date: Dec 2, 2009
  • Added Suspend and Resume buttons to the processing window
  • Added another language: Castilian Spanish (Spanish from north/central Spain)
  • Updated mpg123 decoder to v1.9.2 (2009-11-20)
  • Updated MediaInfo to v0.7.25 (2009-11-13), compiled with ICL 11.1.046
  • Updated AC3Filter Tools to v0.31b (2009-10-01), compiled with ICL 11.1.046
  • Updated language files (big "thank you" to all contributors !!!)
  • Updated JEDI-VCL from v3.38 to v3.39 (2009-11-05)
  • Various minor fixes and improvements
Version 3.13 R2
  • Release Date: Oct 22, 2009
  • Updated GnuPG to v1.4.10 (2009-09-02)
  • Updated MediaInfo to v0.7.23 (2009-10-16), using statically linked build (MSVC 9.0)
Version 3.13
  • Release Date: Oct 15, 2009
  • Updated mpg123 decoder to v1.9.1 (2009-10-09)
  • Updated the Splash screen and modified the sound that plays on very first launch
Version 3.13 RC1
  • Release Date: Oct 8, 2009
  • Updated AC3Filter Tools to v0.31b (2009-10-01)
  • Updated TAK decoder to v1.1.2 (2009-07-27)
  • Updated JEDI-VCL from v3.34 to v3.38 (2009-08-27)
Version 3.13 Beta 3
  • Release Date: Oct 5, 2009
Version 3.13 Beta 2
  • Release Date: Oct 2, 2009
  • Updated FLAC encoder to v1.2.1b (2009-10-01), compiled with ICL 11.1.046
Version 3.13 Beta 1
  • Release Date: Sep 28, 2009
  • Updated LAME encoder to v3.98.2 (2009-09-26), compiled with ICL 11.1.046
  • Updated MediaInfo to v0.7.22 (2009-09-25), using statically linked build (MSVC 9.0)
  • Updated language files (big "thank you" to all contributors !!!)
Version 3.12 Hotfix 4
  • Release Date: Sep 20, 2009
  • Updated AC3Filter Tools to v0.3b (2009-09-19)
Version 3.12 Hotfix 3
  • Release Date: Sep 15, 2009
  • Updated LAME encoder to v3.98.2 (2009-09-05), compiled with ICL 11.0
Version 3.12 Hotfix 2
  • Release Date: Sep 13, 2009
Version 3.12 Hotfix 1
  • Release Date: Sep 8, 2009
  • Updated LAME encoder to v3.98.2 (2009-09-05), compiled with ICL 11.0
  • Updated MediaInfo to v0.7.21 (2009-09-04), using statically linked build
Version 3.12
  • Release Date: Aug 24, 2009
  • Added support for FLAC (Free Lossless Audio Codec) output
  • Added progress display for individual files (for the "encoding" step only)
  • Added a SSE2 (Pentium 4) build of the Ogg Vorbis encoder that will be used if supported by the CPU
  • Added options to override the Nero AAC profile (be aware: it's not recommended to do that!)
  • Added an option to analyze media files (powered by MediaInfo™)
  • Added experimental support for Windows 7 taskbar progress indicator and overlay icons
  • Updated MediaInfo to v0.7.20 (2009-07-31), using statically linked build
  • Updated mpg123 decoder to v1.9.0 (2009-08-14)
  • Updated Speex decoder to v1.2 RC-1 (2009-07-04)
  • Updated AC3Filter Tools to v0.3a (2009-08-04)
  • Updated language files (big "thank you" to all contributors !!!)
  • Updated Auto-Update tool, from now on only signed updates will be accepted (using GnuPG)
  • Fixed a number of minor glitches
Version 3.12 RC8
  • Release Date: Aug 19, 2009
  • Added experimental support for Windows 7 taskbar progress indicator
Version 3.12 RC7
  • Release Date: Aug 16, 2009
  • * Updated AC3Filter Tools to v0.3a (2009-08-04)
Version 3.12 RC6
  • Release Date: Aug 14, 2009
  • Added support for FLAC (Free Lossless Audio Codec) output
  • Added progress display for individual files (for the "encoding" step only)
  • Added a SSE2 (Pentium 4) build of the Ogg Vorbis encoder that will be used if supported by the CPU
  • Added options to override the Nero AAC profile (be aware: it's not recommended to do that!)
  • Updated MediaInfo to v0.7.20 (2009-07-31), using statically linked build
  • Updated Speex decoder to v1.2 RC-1 (2009-07-04)
  • Updated language files (big "thank you" to all contributors !!!)
  • Updated Auto-Update tool, from now on only signed updates will be accepted (using GnuPG)
  • Fixed a number of minor glitches
Version 3.12 RC5
  • Release Date: Aug 13, 2009
  • Added support for FLAC (Free Lossless Audio Codec) output
  • Added progress display for individual files (for the "encoding" step only)
  • Added a SSE2 (Pentium 4) build of the Ogg Vorbis encoder that will be used if supported by the CPU
  • Added options to override the Nero AAC profile (be aware: it's not recommended to do that!)
  • Updated MediaInfo to v0.7.20 (2009-07-31), using statically linked build
  • Updated Speex decoder to v1.2 RC-1 (2009-07-04)
  • Updated language files (big "thank you" to all contributors !!!)
  • Updated Auto-Update tool, from now on only signed updates will be accepted (using GnuPG)
  • Fixed a number of minor glitches
Version 3.12 RC4
  • Release Date: Aug 11, 2009
  • Added support for FLAC (Free Lossless Audio Codec) output
  • Added progress display for individual files (for the "encoding" step only)
  • Added a SSE2 (Pentium 4) build of the Ogg Vorbis encoder that will be used if supported by the CPU
  • Updated language files (big "thank you" to all contributors !!!)
  • Updated MediaInfo to v0.7.20 (2009-07-31), using statically linked build
  • Updated Speex decoder to v1.2 RC-1 (2009-07-04)
  • Updated Auto-Update tool, from now on only signed updates will be accepted (using GnuPG)
  • Fixed a number of minor glitches
Version 3.12 RC3
  • Release Date: Aug 8, 2009
  • Added support for FLAC (Free Lossless Audio Codec) output
  • Added progress display for individual files (for the "encoding" step only)
  • Added a SSE2 (Pentium 4) build of the Ogg Vorbis encoder that will be used if supported by the CPU
  • Updated language files (big "thank you" to all contributors !!!)
  • Updated MediaInfo to v0.7.20 (2009-07-31), using statically linked build
  • Updated Speex decoder to v1.2 RC-1 (2009-07-04)
  • Updated Auto-Update tool, from now on only signed updates will be accepted (using GnuPG)
  • Fixed a number of minor glitches
Version 3.12 RC2
  • Release Date: Aug 4, 2009
Version 3.12 RC1
  • Release Date: Aug 1, 2009
  • Added support for FLAC (Free Lossless Audio Codec) output
  • Added progress display for individual files (for the "encoding" step only)
  • Added a SSE2 (Pentium 4) build of the Ogg Vorbis encoder that will be used if supported by the CPU
  • Updated language files (big "thank you" to all contributors !!!)
  • Updated MediaInfo to v0.7.20 (2009-07-31), using statically linked build
  • Updated Speex decoder to v1.2 RC-1 (2009-07-04)
Version 3.11 Hotfix
  • Release Date: Jun 23, 2009
  • Added options to sort the source files (by title, by filename or by track number)
  • Updated language files (big "thank you" to all contributors !!!)
  • Updated mpg123 decoder to v1.8.1 (2009-06-14)
  • Updated FLAC decoder, now using the ICL 9.1 build of FLAC v1.2.1b
  • Updated MediaInfo to v0.7.17 (statically linked)
  • Updated the "Normalization" filter to v0.41 (2009-06-16)
  • Fixed a few minor issues in meta tag processing
Version 3.11
  • Release Date: Jun 18, 2009
  • Added options to sort the source files (by title, by filename or by track number)
  • Updated language files (big "thank you" to all contributors !!!)
  • Updated mpg123 decoder to v1.8.1 (2009-06-14)
  • Updated FLAC decoder, now using the ICL 9.1 build of FLAC v1.2.1b
  • Updated the "Normalization" filter to v0.41 (2009-06-16)
  • Fixed a few minor issues and in meta tag processing
Version 3.10 Hotfix 2
  • Release Date: Jun 12, 2009
  • Added two new languages: Serbian (Latin) and Ukrainian
  • Updated MediaInfo to a custom build of v0.7.16 that is statically linked (and removed the DLL)
  • Updated Musepack decoder to v1.0.0 (2009-04-02) and fixed Musepack VS8 support
  • Updated Monkey's Audio decoder to v4.06 (2009-03-17)
  • Updated Auto-Update tool
  • Fixed a few minor issues and refactored the code
Version 3.10
  • Release Date: Jun 2, 2009
  • Added a NSIS-based installer (will be released in addition to the ZIP package)
  • Added support for the TAK lossless audio format
  • Updated language files (big "thank you" to all contributors !!!)
  • Updated mpg123 decoder to v1.8.0 RC-2 (2009-05-24)
  • Updated the "Normalization" filter to allow multiple instances running in parallel
  • Fixed a few minor issues
Version 3.09
  • Release Date: May 23, 2009
  • Added support for detecting the file type via MediaInfo instead of guessing the type from file extension
  • Updated mpg123 decoder to v1.7.3 (2009-04-27)
  • Updated FAAD decoder to v2.7 (2009-05-13)
  • Updated MediaInfo to v0.7.16.0 (2009-05-20)
  • Fixed detection of the WMA decoder under certain circumstances (e.g. Windows 7)
Version 3.08
  • Release Date: Mar 6, 2009
  • Updated Ogg Vorbis encoder to v2.85, libvorbis v1.2.1 RC2, aoTuV b5.7 (2009-03-04)
  • Updated mpg123 decoder to v1.6.4 (2009-01-10)
  • Updated MediaInfo to v0.7.11.0 (2009-02-13)
Version 3.07
  • Release Date: Dec 25, 2008
  • Added an option to disable multi-threading on multi-core machines
  • Updated Ogg Vorbis encoder to v2.85, libvorbis v1.2.1 RC2, aoTuV b5.61 (2008-12-24)
  • Updated mpg123 decoder to v1.6.3 (2008-12-20)
  • Updated MediaInfo to v0.7.8.0 (2008-12-10)
  • Updated language files (big "thank you" to all contributors !!!)
Version 3.06
  • Release Date: Oct 15, 2008
  • Added a custom build of the mpg123 decoder v1.5.1
  • Added one more language: Romanian
  • Updated language files (big "thank you" to all contributors !!!)
  • Fixed a few minor bugs
Version 3.05
  • Release Date: Sep 30, 2008
  • Added support for Nero AAC encoder v1.3.3.0
  • Updated language files (big "thank you" to all contributors !!!)
  • Updated LAME encoder to v3.98.2 Final (2008-09-24)
Version 3.04
  • Release Date: Sep 12, 2008
  • Added support for multiple languages (English, German, Spanish and Italian)
  • Added support for reading Meta Data from source files (using MediaInfo)
  • Added support for WMA, Shorten and TTA files (input only)
  • Added support for various playlist formats (M3U, PLS, ASX, CueSheet)
  • Added an option to permanently disable the Shell Intgegration (Explorer Conext Menus)
  • Added an option to disable the periodic Update Reminder
  • Added an option to shutdown the computer automatically as soon as all files are completed
  • Added code to minimize the LameXP window into the taskbar notification area
  • Added balloon tooltip to inform the user about "hidden" options
  • Updated Ogg Vorbis encoder to v2.85, libvorbis v1.2.1 RC2, aoTuV b5.6 (2008-09-05)
  • Improved code to handle child processes and capture the console output
Version 3.04 RC8
  • Release Date: Sep 10, 2008
  • Added the Italian translation by "gulliver_69".
  • Also added an option to shutdown the computer automatically, when all files are completed.
Version 3.04 RC7
  • Release Date: Sep 9, 2008
  • Updated Ogg Vorbis encoder to OggEnc v2.85, libvorbis v1.2.1 RC-2, aoTuV b5.6 (2008-09-05).
  • Also added the Spanish translation by Legionario Extranjero and fixed a few typos in the English translation.
  • Furthermore a few smaller bugs were fixed...
Version 3.04 RC6
  • Release Date: Sep 4, 2008
  • Multi-Language support should be complete now. Languages supported in LameXP are English and German, so far.
  • Also child-processes will be run as "jobs" now, so they will die immediately when the parent-process crashes.
Version 3.04 RC5
  • Release Date: Sep 1, 2008
  • Further work on multi-language support. Removed dependency on external "LameXP.loc" file, language files are embedded in the EXE file now.
  • I think all hardcoded strings have been replaced (finally) and will be translated now. You can right-click on the titlebar in order to switch the language.
  • Please note that the German translation is very incomplete at the moment. I'll translate the rest at a later time...
Version 3.04 RC2
  • Release Date: Aug 25, 2008
  • Added support for reading Meta Data from source files (using MediaInfo)
  • Added support for WMA files (input only)
  • Added support for various playlist formats (M3U, PLS, ASX, CueSheet)
  • Added an option to permanently disable the Shell Intgegration (Explorer Conext Menus)
  • Added an option to permanently disable the Update Reminder
  • Improved code to handle child processes and capture the console output
Version 3.04 Beta 9
  • Release Date: Aug 20, 2008
  • b9: Now using MediaInfo instead of TAG/FAAD to read Meta Data from source files - it supports more file/tag formats.
  • b8: Added option to permanently disable the Shell Integration (Explorer Context Menus).
  • b7: Show status panel while adding files, plus a number of smaller fixes and improvements...
  • b6: Added code to read Meta Data from MP4 files (TAG doesn't support .mp4 files, so I use FAAD for those now) plus minor fixes.
  • b5: Now LameXP tries to load Meta Data from input files and the Cuesheet importer should handle more file types...
  • b4: Right another Beta, improved code for importing M3U/PLS playlists and fixed Cuesheet importer to accept MP3 files
Version 3.04 Beta 3
  • Release Date: Aug 18, 2008
  • Here is another Beta, added support for M3U and PLS playlists plus simple Cuesheet importer
Version 3.04 Beta 2
  • Release Date: Aug 17, 2008
  • Here is a new Beta, fixed to install and detect the "WMA File Decoder" component on restricted user accounts
Version 3.04 Beta
  • Release Date: Aug 16, 2008
  • Right another Test version, WMA support has been hacked in
Version 3.03
  • Release Date: Aug 13, 2008
  • Added generic support for pre-processing filters
  • Added "Normalization" filter, based on Volumax by John33
  • Improved code to add/remove context menus in Window Explorer
  • Improved code to handle multiple instances of LameXP
Version 3.02
  • Release Date: Aug 6, 2008
  • Added support for new input format: MPEG Audio Layer-2 (mp2)
  • Added option to choose a custom TEMP folder
Version 3.01
  • Release Date: Aug 2, 2008
  • Added an option to disable all sounds in LameXP
  • Added warning message for bitrates that violate the current bitrate restriction
  • Fixed bitrate restrictions for LAME encoder (strictly enforce bitrate restrictions using "-F" parameter)
  • Fixed file associations code (set file associations only for the current user)
  • Updated load/save configuration code (store settings in an INI file instead of the registry)
Version 3.00
  • Release Date: Jul 5, 2008
  • Added support for Nero's AAC Encoder (available as separate download from Nero website)
  • Added support for more input formats: WAV, MP3, OggVorbis, AAC/MP4, FLAC, Speex, WavPack, Musepack, Monkey's Audio
  • Added support for uncompressed WAV output
  • Added support for Multi-Threading (use multiple instances for batch processing)
  • Added shell integration for Windows Explorer (Context-Menus and "Send To" folder)
  • Added commandline support: LameXP.exe -add [ ... ]
  • Added new Auto-Update utility
  • Updated LAME encoder to v3.98 Final (2008-07-04)
  • Updated Ogg Vorbis encoder to v2.85, aoTuV Beta-5.5 (2008-03-31)
Version 3.00 RC3
  • Release Date: May 19, 2008
  • Now you can select multiple items on the "Source Files" tab. Also changed some of the icons
Version 3.00 RC2
  • Release Date: May 6, 2008
  • Added Auto-Update feature (check out the "Check for Updates" option in system menu)
Version 3.00 RC1
  • Release Date: May 3, 2008
  • Code clean-up (split Unit_Main, move all none-GUI functions to Unit_Core)
  • Several minor fixes
Version 3.00 Beta-26
  • Release Date: Apr 30, 2008
  • b26: Integrated OggDec v1.9.5 by John33, which now allows to specify the output file (will be available on Rarewares.org soon)
  • b26: Added option to remove the Shell context menus added by LameXP (can be found under "Dev Tools")
  • b26: Getting closer to a "stable" release version, hopefully...
  • b25: Unknown
  • b24: Manually filter the console output -> logs are much shorter now
  • b24: Remove unneeded code from RunProcess unit
  • b24: Disable "Create Playlist" when Output files are saved to Source file folder
  • b24: Some fixes
  • b23: Added option to save Output files to the same directory where the Source files are located
  • b23: Some minor fixes
Version 3.00 Beta-22
  • Release Date: Apr 29, 2008
  • Switched code to handle the console processes once again
  • Now using my own custom code, adapted from MPUI
Version 3.00 Beta-21
  • Release Date: Apr 29, 2008
  • b21: Run encoder processes at "below normal" priority in order to keep the system more responsive
  • b21: Display time that was used for encoding
  • b20: Switched to "JvCreateProcess" to handle the console processes
  • b20: Don't redirect console output to temporary files any more, let JvCreateProcess handle the console output
  • b20: Write more useful information to the log (now logs show the commandline and are much shorter)
  • b20: Abort immediately when "Abort" is clicked, instead of waiting for running jobs to finish
  • b20: Fix a possible bug in output filename generation
  • b19: Improved code to kill temporary files + some code clean-up
  • b19: Recompiled with JVCL v3.33, used v3.31 before
Version 3.00 Beta-18
  • Release Date: Apr 24, 2008
Version 3.00 Beta-17
  • Release Date: Apr 23, 2008
  • Force FLAC to decode files with "MD5 signature mismatch" like those produced by Winamp/Flake
  • List credits for *all* encoders/decoders in the "About..." dialog

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