Version History of FrostWire 4.21.8

  • FrostWire (4.21.8) stable; urgency=high
  • Fixes a possible freeze reported by some users when the configuration wizard is shown.
  • Fixes issue when a user changes default Gnutella Save Folder and unchecks Sharing finished downloads. Individually shared files from the old Save Folder would still be shared.
  • Now all individually shared files will be unshared if you uncheck this setting.
  • Now users don’t have to re-start to stop seeding after they’ve changed their torrent Seeding Configuration. All torrents old and new will stop seeding as soon as the setting is applied.
  • Better wording to explain on which networks files are being shared on, Gnutella or BitTorrent.
  • Changed color of “Sharing Options” gear icon to blue, gray icon may have seemed as if the button was disabled.
  • Added “Sharing Options” gear button on Search Tab. It’s only visible once a search has been started.
  • Added Help Menu options to learn about how to share/unshare files, torrent seeding, and how to avoid being scammed into paying for FrostWire. DO NOT PAY FOR FROSTWIRE.
  • Makes sure cancelling torrents that have finished are not deleted.
  • Folders created by torrents that are cancelled during download are deleted to avoid any unwanted file sharing.
  • Fixes a bug when migrating from an older version of FrostWire on which previously Saved and individually shared files would still be shared after not sharing finished downloads on the migration wizard.
  • Fixes a bug on configuration screens that could make the application freeze for a few seconds before moving towards the next screen.
  • Migration wizard will always be shown to make sure users are aware of what they’re sharing.
  • Sharing completed files is always set to off by default on the configuration wizard.