mimoLive Update Version History

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mimoLive update version history gives you a running list of the changes that have occurred in mimoLive over their lifetimes. Specifically, version history gives you access to old copies of mimoLive and shows you the number of each version and the size of each version.

Version 5.10, Feb 26th 2021

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Changes

New Features

  • New: Added an incoming and outgoing transition to the Count Down layer.
  • New: The Auto Video Switcher layer now uses a dissolve transition at the start and end.
  • New: Split Screen Layer: Added a border option that also can be automatically highlighted by the audio levels of the sources or manually by buttons.
  • New: In the Show Settings the file path of the mimoLive document is shown with a “Reveal in Finder” button.
  • New: Right-click on the Start Show button shows a context menu to copy the API Endpoints for controlling the show.
  • New: Now mimoLive can process API calls via the URL handler mimolive2://api/v1/…
  • Enhancement: Added the source type to the HTTP API source attributes. For mimoCall sources there is also the Call Room ID as well as the connection status.
  • Enhancement: Opening large documents with lots of audio mixes is much faster now.
  • Enhancement: Chroma Key filters: The backdrop option is now more visible in the UI. It enables you to define a background for the chroma keyed source.
  • Enhancement: Option-click on a layer parameter group will collapse all groups below at once.
  • Enhancement: The custom layout in Split Screen layer changed to base dimensions so it’s easier to enter the right coordinates for each box.
  • Enhancement: Updated NDI® Framework to version 4.6 to enable NDI on Apple Silicon M1 Macs and macOS 11 Big Sur.

Important Bug Fixes

  • Fixed: YouTube Comments for live streams should work again.
  • Fixed: Split Screen Layer: The pan option for the ePTZ controls didn’t work.
  • Fixed: When dragging layers from one document to another, associated placeholder images where duplicated in the target document.
  • Fixed: When dragging sources from one document to another, the sources ended up in the standard groups for that type of source rather than in the drop location.
  • Fixed: mimoLive reported an outdated Virtual Camera Plugin when running on macOS Big Sur and certain 3rd party software was installed.
  • Fixed: Updated The Virtual Camera Plugin to version 1.4 to make it work on Apple Silicon M1 Macs and macOS 11 Big Sur.
  • Fixed: Disconnecting a mimoCall on the caller end sometimes crashed mimoLive.
  • Fixed: File recording name changed unexpectedly from show title to document file name.
  • Fixed: Play List source didn’t loop when set to X-fade (regression).
  • Fixed: Video source with filters shows nice flowers for an blick of an eye when activated.
  • Fixed: Keyboard shortcuts with Num pad keys wheren’t working.
  • Fixed: In the Live Streaming Output Destination renaming a custom Audio Mix was disabled in the context menu.
  • Fixed: Rearranging video sources or output destinations was difficult because the autoscrolling was to erratic.
  • Fixed: UI glitches on macOS 11 Big Sur.
  • Fixed: iPhone Demo 2D layer didn’t rotate the iPhone-X graphic.
  • Fixed: There was a memory leak when closing a document containing a Web Browser Capture Source.
  • Fixed: Working with Audio Only layer fades could bring mimoLive to a hold.

System Requirements

mimoLive requires a Mac running macOS 10.14 or higher. We highly recommend using macOS 10.15 (Catalina)This software uses code of FFmpeg licensed under the LGPLv2.1 and its source can be downloaded here.

2020 - mimoLive Upate Version History

Version 5.9.1, Dec 28th 2020

Changes

Version 5.9.1 December, 2020

New Features

  • New: A 3×3 and 4×4 predefined layout were added to the Multiview. In Automatic mode you can now show up to 16 sources.

 

Important Bug Fixes

  • Fixed: When opening a Multiview window on macOS 11 Big Sur mimoLive crashed.
  • Fixed: When reconnecting a mimoCall sometimes mimoLive crashed.
  • Fixed: Some UI glitches on macOS 11 Big Sur were adressed.
  • Fixed: Copying a Layer Set API Endpoint with the right click context menu resulted in a wrong ID.

 

System Requirements

mimoLive requires a Mac running macOS 10.14 or higher. We highly recommend using macOS 10.15 (Catalina)

This software uses code of FFmpeg licensed under the LGPLv2.1 and its source can be downloaded here.

Version 5.9, Dec 22nd 2020

Changes

Version 5.9 December, 2020

New Features

  • New: The new Split Screen layer now has controls for scaling and moving the sources to align content, rounded corners and custom layouts giving you unprecedented options. Also fixed the size of text labels.
  • New: mimoLive now can stream to Dacast’s streaming service Limelight.
  • New: Added context menus for easy access to API Endpoints or HTTP URLs for layer parameter of type switches, buttons and text input fields.
  • New: Added a placeholder image for mimoCalls waiting for connection.
  • New: PIP Window layer: Added new standard boarder styles to the PIP Window layer (rounded rect, oval, custom mode).
  • New: PIP Window layer: In Custom Mode you can use a mask and an overlay image to create your own border.
  • New: PIP Window layer: You can now rotate the window frame around the Y axis.
  • Enhancement: Updated mimoCall to improve stability and quality.
  • Enhancement: Updated the in-app help links to point to the new online documentation: https://mimolive.com/manual
  • Enhancement: Improved performance for the Web Browser Capture source.
 

Bug Fixes

  • Fixed: In rare cases, mimoLive crashed when working with multiviews in the document window.
  • Fixed: When shutting down a mimoLive document sometimes an Audio Output Destination caused a crash.
  • Fixed: The Stop Watch layer ignored the font settings when using the “Center Delimiter” option.
  • Fixed: The Follow layer had unpredictable behaviour when the video source stopped.
  • Fixed: The Playlist Source didn’t play back every second audio if the X-Fade option was activated.
  • Fixed: The Playlist Source did not behave correctly if it was shown in a layer preview only.
  • Fixed: Under heavy CPU loads, mimoLive leaked memory when working with NDI sources, causing some crashes.
  • Fixed: A Movie source flickered when layers were switched on and off under certain conditions.
  • Fixed: Crash on macOS Big Sur when closing a document window.
  • Fixed: File recording failed if there where “/” or “:” in the file name. Those characters are now replaced by “_”.
  • Fixed: Working with Social Media Comments in more than one open document at a time caused comment duplication in the Comments layer.
  • Fixed: A rare crash when working with RTPS sources.
  • Fixed: A rare crash when logging into a Twitch account.
  • Fixed: Updated help links to the online documentation.
  • Fixed: Dragging multiple sources to the layer stack resulted in one layer only. Now there is one layer for each source.
  • Fixed: Sorting of multiple items in the Media Playlist source resulted in unexpected results or caused a crash.
  • Fixed: On MacBook Pro with two graphic cards running macOS Big Sur resulted in black video when automatic switching of graphics cards was enabled.
  • Fixed: The Web Browser Capture source had a memory leak which caused mimoLive to crash after a while.
  • Fixed: The Split Screen layer didn’t show the background image in Custom layout mode in the Program Out.

 

System Requirements

mimoLive requires a Mac running macOS 10.14 or higher. We highly recommend using macOS 10.15 (Catalina)

This software uses code of FFmpeg licensed under the LGPLv2.1 and its source can be downloaded here.

Version 5.8.1, Mar 5th 2021

Changes

Version 5.8.1 March, 2021

Important

Due to external circumstances beyond out control, all mimoLive versions prior to 5.8.1 will no longer launch correctly. Please accept our apologies for the inconvenience.

  • If you’re using macOS 10.14 or newer, please update to mimoLive 5.10 or newer.
  • If you’re using macOS 10.13 “High Sierra” please use this version (mimoLive 5.8.1.)
 

System Requirements

mimoLive 5.8.1 is specifcally for Macs running macOS 10.13.

This software uses code of FFmpeg licensed under the LGPLv2.1 and its source can be downloaded here.

Version 5.8, Aug 18th 2020

Changes

Version 5.8 August, 2020

New Features

  • New: The mimoCall Output Destination enables mimoLive-to-mimoLive connections via Internet.
  • New: Create an individual audio mix to be sent back to the mimoCall caller.
  • New: Extended the commands for the Automation layer including if-statements, variables and loops and two commands to control Output Destinations, enabling complex automation inside mimoLive.
  • New: Automation Layer can have global variables now that propagates up the layer stack.
  • New: Added a “Basketball Run Of Play” layer to the Sports Graphics Pack (separate purchase).
  • New: Control PTZ enabled NDI cameras with the new PTZ Controller layer.
  • New: The PIP Window layer now animates between layer variants like the regular PIP layer.
  • New: A sparse filter option in the HTTP API allows to reduce the JSON response drastically to only the data needed.
  • Enhancement: Select the audio mix you want to send out to the Virtual Camera Output Destination.
  • Enhancement: Extended the HTTP API to be able to update layer parameters via a GET command by adding ‘update={}’ to the URL.
  • Enhancement: Added an action gear icon to the Multiview panels to make it more clear how to select different sources.
 

Bug Fixes

  • Fixed: The Last Recording Source wasn’t properly restored after loading a document.
  • Fixed: The Fullscreen Output destination didn’t turn off properly when the associated display was disconnected.
  • Fixed: mimoLive crashed when trying to record ISO video from a mimoCall but the mimoCall wasn’t connected.
  • Fixed: In rare cases mimoLive crashed when working with a fixed layout in the Multiview Panel.
  • Fixed: The name used to identify the NDI Output from mimoLive on the network caused issues with some other NDI equipment. You can now change the name by renaming the NDI Output Destination.
  • Fixed: Rare crash when using the Virtual Camera plugin.
  • Fixed: A movie source with an effects filter may have glitched in Program Out under special UI conditions.
  • Fixed: Streaming to RTMPS required to insert the port number in the URL, now it’s added automatically.
 

System Requirements

mimoLive requires a Mac running macOS 10.13 or higher. We highly recommend using macOS 10.15 (Catalina)

This software uses code of FFmpeg licensed under the LGPLv2.1 and its source can be downloaded here.

Version 5.7, Jun 11th 2020

Changes

Version 5.7 – June, 2020

New Features

  • New: Added a Scale & Transform filter to be able to resize, scale, rotate and crop any video source.
  • New: Made animated GIFs work.
  • New: Added a Automation layer to automate stuff in mimoLive.
  • New: Added transitions to the Stop Watch layer.
  • New: Added an option to the ATEM Controller layer to switch to a certain camera when turned on.
  • New: Slideshow layer and source are sorting the images by name now. If new images are dropped into the folder they are displayed immediately.
  • New: Extended the option to align the video sources at the top border in the Presenter 2D-Layer.
  • New: Added a duplicate option to the context menu of sources (right click on a source).
  • New: Updated NDI to version 4.5
  • New: Added a button in the video sources settings of an NDI source to open the remote control panel for this NDI source in a webbrowser.
  • New: Extended the HTTP API to be able to set a video source of a layer image input remotely.
  • New: Added a context menu to the layer paramte buttons to be able to copy the API endpoint to the clipboard.
 

Bug Fixes

  • Fixed: Worked on audio timing issues.
  • Fixed: When doing ISO recording with File Recording Output Destination the audio source was randomly selected.
  • Fixed: A corrupt FMLE file could crash mimoLive when read in in order to configure a Custom RTMP Live Streaming output destination.
  • Fixed: When drag&dropping a Media Playlist source with associated media files those media files weren’t copied to the new document and lead to a crash of mimoLive when saving the document.
  • Fixed: Audio gain of sources wasn’t restored after document reload.
  • Fixed: mimoLive did hang in rare cases if the mimoLive document was very complex.
  • Fixed: Copy/Paste layers caused an inconsistency in the mimoLive document and lead to undefined behaviour when working with HTTP API.
  • Fixed: Split Screen layer flashed when changed layer variants.
  • Fixed: Video Sync layer: Name tags of selected sources weren’t updated correctly.
  • Fixed: In the Lower Third layer the Text Alignment option was hiding when changing the background option.
  • Fixed: The Interview layer unnecessarily consumed lot of CPU performance.
  • Fixed: Using two different YouTube accounts with identical names didn’t work.
 

System Requirements

mimoLive requires a Mac running macOS 10.13 or higher. We highly recommend using macOS 10.15 (Catalina)

This software uses code of FFmpeg licensed under the LGPLv2.1 and its source can be downloaded here.

Version 5.6.1, May 27th 2020

Changes

Version 5.6.1 – May, 2020

Bug Fixes

  • Fixed: Connection issues and audio delay problems with mimoCall.
  • Fixed: Audio delay when live streaming.
 

System Requirements

mimoLive requires a Mac running macOS 10.13 or higher. We highly recommend using macOS 10.15 (Catalina)

This software uses code of FFmpeg licensed under the LGPLv2.1 and its source can be downloaded here.

Version 5.6, May 6th 2020

Changes

Version 5.6 – May, 2020

Important Notes

  • Facebook has revoked the option for streaming endlessly. Therefore we removed the Ambient Streaming option from the Facebook Streaming Output Destination.
  • We needed to change the Application ID for mimoLive at YouTube therefore you need to re-login to your YouTube account in the mimoLive preferences if you have one set up.
  • If you want to receive YouTube comments automatically you need to set a checkbox in the Live Stream Output Destination.
  • We needed to raise the macOS compatibility level so mimoLive 5.6 can only run on macOS High Sierra (10.13) or newer.

New Features

  • New: The Remote Control Surface can control the audio volume of layers and sources by a slider.
  • New: Output Destinations can be switch on and off by the Remote Control Surface.
  • New: A new action on the Remote Control Surface lets you cycle through variants of a layer.
  • New: Added the option to choose a separate video source to all Output Destinations as well as the mimoCall source.
  • New: Added some portrait layouts to the Split Screen layer to be used for portrait videos like streaming to Instagram.
  • New: The PIP Window layer can have an image as a mask now.
  • Enhancement: Sources are getting unique names when created.
  • Enhancement: Documents with lots of audio mixes and audio layer are loading much faster now.

Bug Fixes

  • Fixed: After 5th of May mimoLive crashed when a mimoCaller joined the call.
  • Fixed: Crash when drag&dropping layers with multiple sources to another document.
  • Fixed: Sometimes the Stop Watch layer showed a random time when restarting the clock.
  • Fixed: Rare crash when streaming to Twitch.
  • Fixed: Rare crash when closing a document.
  • Fixed: The Remote Control Surface can get broken when certain layers where used.
  • Fixed: The News Crawler layer didn’t want to show certain RSS feeds.
  • Fixed: Crash when hitting CMD-S while loading a document.
  • Fixed: Setting “none” as mask or overlay images in the Mask And Overlay video filter works correctly now.
  • Fixed: There were some glitches when working with BoxCast accounts.
  • Fixed: The YouTube quota demon should be dead now. Like, really dead. Literally.

System Requirements

mimoLive requires a Mac running macOS 10.13 or higher. We highly recommend using macOS 10.15 (Catalina)

This software uses code of FFmpeg licensed under the LGPLv2.1 and its source can be downloaded here.

Version 5.5, Mar 20th 2020

Changes

Version 5.5 – March, 2020

New Features

  • New: Added a Last Recording Source that will playback the latest recording of mimoLive.
  • New: Added the option to copy the API Endpoints for several UI elements in the context menus.
  • New: Added the connection state of video and audio hardware devices to the API output of sources.
  • New: Added an option to set the RTMP URL of a Custom Streaming Output Destination via the HTTP API of mimoLive.
  • Enhancement: Added the option to set up the transition duration in the Single Comments layer.

 

Bug Fixes

  • Fixed: mimoLive crashed if you dragged a media file from one Playlist source to another.
  • Fixed: Context menus weren’t popping up by control-click anymore.
  • Fixed: Fixed a crash when working with Playlist Source media items.
  • Fixed: Rare crash when loading the document with a multiview.
  • Fixed: Fixed some UI glitches.

 

System Requirements

mimoLive requires a Mac running macOS 10.13 or higher. We highly recommend using macOS 10.15 (Catalina)

This software uses code of FFmpeg licensed under the LGPLv2.1 and its source can be downloaded here.

Version 5.4.1, Feb 10th 2020

Changes

Version 5.4.1 – February, 2020

New Features

  • New: YouTube requires that you mark your streams as “made for kids” nor not. Now in the Streaming Output Destination you can check what your stream was set to.
  • New: Added a simple Slide Show Source and Layer that plays back slides from a folder in Finder.
  • New: Static Text layer: Added the Frosted Glass effect as a background option and the option to switch the layer off automatically.
  • New: The stream title and description can now be changed directly in YouTube streaming output destination.
  • New: Added a button to the Comments Window to set it not to be always on top.

 

Bug Fixes

  • Fixed: In certain setups the Audio Output Destination played out a buzzz sound after a while.
  • Fixed: Actual release of the Sports Football Run Of Play layer.
  • Fixed: YouTube stream would not start and the user interface would become unresponsive in certain circumstances.
  • Fixed: YouTube streaming service would not start sometimes due to a problem with determining the YouTube API quotas.
  • Fixed: If the the Audio Only layer was placed below a Background layer the fade out setting wouldn’t have an effect.
  • Fixed: Instant Replay layer was omitted in the 5.4 release.
  • Fixed: In rare cases mimoLive would crash if a file recording was started.
  • Fixed: On certain graphics cards the Mask and Overlay video filter didn’t render correctly on macOS 10.15 Catalina.
  • Fixed: The selection of the “Don’t shows this again” option of the “Output Destination not ready” message was not persistant.
  • Fixed: Xkeys key mapping was broken.
  • Fixed: mimoLive crashed when entering NDI Sender/Receiver group names in the NDI Monitor Window.
  • Fixed: There were some ancient user interface glitches that we ironed out.
  • Fixed: Various stability improvements.

 

System Requirements

mimoLive requires a Mac running macOS 10.13 or higher. We highly recommend using macOS 10.15 (Catalina)

This software uses code of FFmpeg licensed under the LGPLv2.1 and its source can be downloaded here.

The complete version history and experimental beta versions can be found and downloaded from: https://boinx.com/connect/mimolive/versionhistory/