TorrentRover Version History


v1.1.4 – 10/20/2016

  • Fixed bug causing deprecated definitions to not be removed
  • Fixed bug causing Rover to not get a Next Run date when a finished torrent result it banned.
  • Added debug info for delegate code paths


v1.1.3 – 10/8/2016

  • Fixed Twitter timeout when reward sharing
  • Improved text/layout clarity on Reward/Subscription pop-up window
  • Fixed visual bug in search progress bar (search appears stalled/failed)
  • Fixed bug where Next Run Date was getting cleared when it shouldn’t be
  • Updated text on Preferences
  • Fixed several other bugs, some found to cause crashes


v1.1.2 – 9/20/2016

  • Fixed handling of search 404 errors
  • Fixed reward scraping
  • Updated Reward/Payment window layout
  • Improved auto search functionality


v1.1.1 – 9/15/2016

  • Improved auto search/refresh when selecting a search with no results
  • Added better error handling for broken proxy links
  • Fixed KickassTorrents (switched to


v1.1.0 – 9/8/2016

  • Fixed search results filter (TV shows were getting filtered incorrectly before)
  • Fixed Export window layout
  • Fixed group box text for Auto Action in Preferences
  • Added Share Rover to the main Rover menu
  • Added code to auto refresh results when search is selected and has no results yet


v1.0.12 – 9/6/2016

  • Updated version type to STABLE
  • Improved error handling
  • Fixed search loop causing save loop (caused high CPU usage)


v1.0.11 – 9/2/2016

  • Added code to “undo” a download when the download fails due to a bad link
  • Updated error handling features
  • Fixed Automation feature for DownloadAll
  • Improved handling for hyperlinks in Uploader Comment in Details window
  • Fixed progress bar visual in search status area
  • Fixed bug not removing old search results from queries not searched for in updated search
  • Fixed date parsing torrent upload date for search engines that use GMT time
  • Improved format filter for search results


v1.0.10 – 8/19/2016

  • Fixed TV category handling for some search sites
  • Fixed Share URL character encoding
  • Fixed a few crash error conditions
  • Improved stability in several scenarios
  • Fixed visibility of Manage Subscription menu after user cancels subscription


v1.0.9 – 8/10/2016

  • Fixed several bugs
  • Added FAQ link to Reward and Subscription windows


v1.0.8 – 8/5/2016

  • Added Share Rover functionality
  • Fixed Search format casing
  • Fixed Audio and Music conflict bug
  • Fix TV category bug
  • Fixed a few other minor bugs


v1.0.7 – 8/3/2016

  • Fixed Twitter Sharing
  • Fixed KickassTorrents (KAT) definition
  • Added the ability to quick search inside torrent grid (user request)
  • Added option to remove search results with the wrong format (daily/weekly searches only)
  • Added TorrentRover URI scheme for interacting with TorrentRover with a URL (link)
  • Fixed UI not updating after resetting Preferences
  • Removed TorrentRover from startup folder as part of the installation
  • Fixed Datagrid crashing when adding a new Rover in Advanced View
  • Added F5 as a key gesture to refresh the selected search results
  • Fixed some search formats being ignored incorrectly
  • Updated Details view
  • Updated status bar and top bar layout
  • Fixed download balloon text for paid version
  • Fixed “Open Last Saved” dialog popping over top of “Update Available” dialog
  • Fixed code that handles removing deprecated search sites and formats


v1.0.6 – 6/10/2016

  • Fixed code for list virtualizing (performance improvement)
  • Updated code to handle manual next run date when adding Rover from Add Rover window
  • Updated Cancel Subscription functionality


v1.0.5 – 4/30/2016

  • Fixed a bug in DataGrid that crashed TorrentRover in v1.0.4.
  • Improved Installer a bit


v1.0.4 – 4/30/2016

  • Improved performance (greatly) for large lists of searches and search results
  • Fixed auto file delete when all searches removed from file
  • Added clarification text to Reward/Payment options
  • Added saving icon to status bar
  • Fixed a lot of bugs


v1.0.3 – 3/14/2016

  • Updated visibility of donation elements depending on version payment type
  • Fixed handling of open, recent, and last closed torrent rover file (trf)
  • Fixed code that deletes empty torrent rover files
  • Fixed category code issue with ExtraTorrent
  • Updated UpdateTR window to be modal on startup
  • Added minor performance enhancements
  • Updated binding converter code (casting code was poor)
  • Improved scoring (points) code
  • Changed header string “SL Ratio” to “Ratio”
  • Fixed newline constant in torrent title
  • Improved code to activate open torrent rover file when opening torrent rover file from file
  • Added the ability to cancel a paid subscription


v1.0.2 – 2/18/2016

  • Improved Rewards support
  • Improved balloon notification clarity for when download fails


v1.0.1 – 2/14/2016

  • Improved busy indicator on Rewards
  • Updated rewards flow a little bit


v1.0.0 – 2/13/2016

  • Fixed multiple episode skip logic in daily/weekly searches
  • Added new Reward/Payment model and popup
  • Fixed DatePicker control bug


v0.23.5 – 2/8/2016 (deprecated)

  • Improved message readability
  • Fixed SSL compatibility
  • Improved checks for .NET
  • Improved threading logic and threaded error handling
  • Added check for torrent client before auto opening downloads
  • Added check for PeerBlock after download completes
  • Added Promote window to ask for help spreading TorrentRover
  • Improved search filter
  • Reorganized Preferences
  • Added “Hide Finished” option on main window
  • Improved search site definitions
  • Fixed issue with tray icon
  • Fixed keyword filtering bug
  • Improved message boxes
  • Fixed Update Definitions bug
  • Updated proxy code to new provider
  • Lots of internal improvements and bug fixes


v0.23.4 – 7/1/2015 (deprecated)

  • Fixed type-to-find jumping around and losing what you typed
  • Fixed a few visual issues where edited values weren’t showing up properly in main window
  • Fixed a few minor security bugs
  • Added check for necessary version of .NET framework 3.5 SP1
  • Fixed a few minor bugs
  • Added support for TPB CloudFlare SSL
  • Fixed window visibility issues when minimizing to tray
  • Fixed window ordering and focus issues
  • Improved message handling


v0.23.3 – 6/12/2015 (deprecated)

  • Fixed a bug involved in ThePirateBay magnet links
  • Fixed several rarely occurring crash bugs
  • Improved search term filtering
  • Improved permissions checking
  • Fixed Save As issues
  • Added search progress bar


v0.23.2 – 5/23/2015 (deprecated)

  • Improved performance in many circumstances
  • Fixed a lot of bugs
  • Updated a few search site definitions
  • Improved message box appearance – all system message boxes changed to prettier Ookii message boxes
  • Improved save logic
  • Improved format filtering for TV shows
  • Fixed looping calls to close when Windows session is ending
  • Fixed bug where we check for updates even when user Preferences say not to
  • Fixed crash when opening Details window
  • Improved category parsing of search results
  • Improved code so that the default TorrentRover web browser is the system default browser unless and until the user changes this in Preferences
  • Added category filtering in case search site ignores category request
  • Improved search result scoring
  • Improved episode skipping for weekly and daily rovers
  • Fixed lots of bugs in daily rovers
  • Fixed a bug that slows TorrentRover down a lot when saving Preferences
  • Improved error handling
  • Improved read only file handling
  • Improved handling of 526 errors returned from CloudFlare (TPB)
  • Fixed paging error in BitSnoop
  • Fixed focus problem when using shortcut keys
  • Fixed type-to-search timer issues
  • Fixed sorting not refreshing when data changes
  • Fixed simple view background color disappearing when you click on something else
  • Fixed multi rover edit bug


v0.23.1 – 3/11/2015 (deprecated)

  • Updated TorrentRover Portable installer
  • Improved TorrentRover Portable version startup speed
  • Updated search site definitions
  • Added magnet link support for downloads
  • Improved definition update logic
  • Added graceful shut down when you end Windows session (shut down or log off)
  • Added porn category
  • Added porn filter option in Preferences
  • Improved some TR message box messages
  • Fixed a few bugs


v0.23.0 – 2/26/2015 (deprecated)

  • Fixed definition reference problems after definition update
  • Fixed repeating update popup after user says no
  • Fixed definition update freezing bug
  • Fixed Preferences closing app bug (portable version only)
  • Added days of the week to Daily Rover options
  • Fixed crash bug caused by definitions not containing all properties for object when deserialzied
  • Improved Rover multi edit logic
  • Added logic to handle monitor/resolution changes
  • Added better handling for sites that return a 404 error when no results are found for a search
  • Improved false match logic
  • Improved service timeout logic
  • Removed unnecessary dependency dlls from application folder (in Program Files\Torrentrover)
  • Improved next/previous season/episode logic
  • Fixed many other minor bugs


v0.22.11 – 12/11/2014 (deprecated)

  • Fixed stuck on Loading screen bug
  • Fixed a few threading issues
  • Fixed Preferences showing limit violation message when it shouldn’t
  • Updated About window
  • Fixed Rover sort getting lost after adding a new Rover
  • Fixed exceptions caused by Windows Shell dll
  • Fixed Type-to-select steeling focus when typing in Quick Search box
  • Fixed SSL trust exceptions for KickassTorrents
  • Fixed serialization issues caused by non visible ascii characters
  • Improved exception handling logic


v0.22.10 – 12/01/2014 (deprecated)

  • Added bulk searching (comma separated)
  • Added ability to paste multiple searches (comma separated or newline separated)
  • Added new options to Debug window
  • Added customizable timing color options in Preferences -> Timing
  • Updated ShutDown/Closing logic
  • Added cover message when TorrentRover is busy
  • Updated scoring logic
  • Changed Edit Rover window to hide what can’t be changed (Season and Episode or weekly search)
  • Updated Details window sizing and positioning
  • Improved startup time
  • Added code to ignore deprecated site definitions when running searches
  • Added code to hide Rover Up/Down buttons in simple view
  • Fixed Rover right click menu so that it doesn’t have to be selected before the context menu opens
  • Improved many threading and delegate/callback code paths
  • Fixed overuse of Save function
  • Updated Donate to go to website Donate page instead of popping up the Donate window in the app
  • Fixed category case sensitivity issue
  • Added timing to progress bar on Shutting Down
  • Added confirmation override key (shift)
  • Changed Queued status to Started
  • Fixed all binding errors causing slowdowns
  • Fixed recursive download issue causing stat sync issue
  • Changed Details window so it is not “Always on Top”


v0.22.9 – 10/17/2014 (deprecated)

  • Added new code to handle new database design on server
  • Fixed common cause of event 2068
  • Fixed a possible cause of event 2051
  • Fixed invalid bug caused by invalid XML in definitions
  • Added StackTrace to event info in Event Viewer
  • Updated Serialize/Deserialize (Save/Open) logic for trf files
  • Added ability for Usage Stats to update while open
  • Fixed crash event handler infinite loop
  • Fixed many other small bugs


v0.22.8 – 08/28/2014 (deprecated)

  • Added window positioning on startup
  • Added option to override MinManualAction limit
  • Fixed error handling in a few places
  • Added handling for some new command line arguments on startup
  • Fixed stability issues


v0.22.7 – 08/25/2014 (deprecated)

  • Fixed new install dependency issue


v0.22.6 – 08/07/2014 (deprecated)

  • Fixed “evaluation” build issue


v0.22.5 – 08/02/2014 (deprecated)

  • Improved file save code
  • Improved app shutdown code
  • Improved search speed in certain cases
  • Improved service call speed
  • Fixed several bugs
  • Fixed calculations for file sizes (1000 vs 1024)
  • Added exception handling for operations on worker threads
  • Added more help bubbles for complex features
  • Added new debug area


v0.22.4 – 06/09/2014

  • Fixed stability issues


v0.22.3 – 06/08/2014

  • Added point limit result filter (any result under a point limit is removed)
  • Added Portable Version


v0.22.2 – 05/10/2014

  • Added option to get multiple pages at a time when using get more results feature


v0.22.1 – never released to public

  • Fixed bug in preferences preventing quick search formats from being saved
  • Added export file function


v0.22 – 04/21/2014

  • Improved definition updating and implementation


v0.21.10 – 03/05/2014

  • Improved time zone handling for search results
  • Fixed some minor bugs


v0.21.9 – 02/25/2014

  • Added code to filter incorrect daily and weekly results from KickassTorrents
  • Fixed a bunch of rarely occurring bugs


v0.21.8 – 02/13/2014

  • Improved time zone handling for search results
  • Improved category matching for search results
  • Fixed several minor bugs


v0.21.7 – 02/05/2014

  • Fixed a few bugs that crashed crashes
  • Fixed a few server bugs


v0.21.6 – 01/29/2014

  • Reintroduced support for isoHunt
  • Fixed several bugs


v0.21.5 – 01/26/2014

  • Improved rover multi-edit feature
  • Improved resolution option handling
  • Fixed error logging


v0.21.4 – 01/20/2014

  • Fixed timeouts for countries outside the USA
  • Added minor user interface enhancements
  • Added thread prioritization for getting torrent points


v0.21.3 – 01/16/2014

  • Improved threading by prioritizing by task
  • Fixed duplicate windows and messages
  • Added minor user interface enhancements


v0.21.2 – 01/13/2014

  • Fixed a bug that caused crashes


v0.21.1 – 01/13/2014

  • Fixed a bug that caused crashes


v0.21 – 01/11/2014

  • Fixed once formats
  • Improved speed of services
  • Added sites column to rover advanced view
  • Improved type-to-select
  • Improved usage stats window


v0.20 – 08/08/2013 (deprecated)

  • Added daily search frequency option
  • Added daily and once search formats
  • Fixed event log bug that caused crashes
  • Improved type-to-select in rovers list
  • Added hide banned torrents option
  • Improved open/save logic
  • Improved torrent results parsing logic


v0.19.4 – 07/02/2013 (deprecated)

  • Fixed quick start video bug
  • Fixed adobe flash player link


v0.19.3 (build – 06/20/2013 (deprecated)

  • Fixed several minor bugs


v0.19.2 (build – 05/27/2013 (deprecated)

  • Improved time zone handling for search results
  • Added hide sidebar option
  • Fixed download progress bar going forever after download finished


v0.19.1 (build – 05/13/2013 (deprecated)

  • Fixed event viewer error causing TR crash
  • Fixed file save errors
  • Fixed other minor fixes and improvements


v0.19 beta (build – 04/25/2013 (deprecated)

  • Added event viewer
  • Improved file save logic


Version history beyond this point is in our version control system.  If you really want older version history, just ask in the forums or send an email, and we’ll add it.