Version History of Skype 0.12.0.8

  • Feature: Audio preferences: set sound devices for input and output
  • Feature: Skype will automatically set your online status to "Away" and "Not Available" after your Mac has been idle for specified number of minutes
  • Feature: rendezvous browser for finding local Skypers
  • Feature: Skype Help command of Help menu now shows help page in web browser (earlier it just issued an alert)
  • Change: opening context menu in contact list or call list also selects the item (on which the command-click was performed) in the list
  • Change: misc error numbers shown in drawer
  • Change: several items added to main menu, also validation of main menu items has been improved
  • Change: remove contact or delete calls by pressing backspace
  • Bugfix: it's possible to hang up a call by clicking the hang up button in IM window toolbar, even when the call with this user is not selected in drawer
  • Bugfix: extended the phone number field in drawer
  • Bugfix: double-clicking on column headers in the call list will not initiate a call anymore
  • Bugfix: total online user count is updated more frequently and the format follows user defaults
  • Bugfix: while renaming a contact, pressing "Return" commits new nickname (displayname)
  • Bugfix: authorization did not work when remote user sent auth requests from different machines
  • Bugfix: when adding a new contact from the call list, the send authorization dialog will be opened as well
  • Bugfix: Forgot Password link in login dialog is now functional
  • Bugfix: incoming auth request now will authorize again if the remote user seemed already authorized
  • Bugfix: outgoing file transfers sometimes had garbage displayed in window
  • Bugfix: File transfer showed 982hours remaining when the actual estimated end time was not known. Now it does not show anything.
  • Bugfix: Skype will not forget your saved username and password when you get "Server Connect Failed" error at login
  • Bugfix: if you submit a regular phone number into the address field, Skype will attempt to call, even when you have set "Send IM on double-click" in the preferences
  • Bugfix: phone number of a skypeout contact shown properly in the contact view in the drawer and in the remote profile panel
  • Bugfix: fixed a bug, where Skype came up all white and one could not answer calls when switching from another application
  • Bugfix: when adding a skypeout contact from call list, then a dialog is shown, where one can specify a nickname for that contact
  • Bugfix: skypeout upsell message shown on My Skype tab, if current user has no skypeout privileges
  • Bugfix: active call will not lose focus in the drawer, when current user changes his/her online status
  • Bugfix: call buttons will not get disabled, when switching to Dial tab
  • Bugfix: focus will not jump to contact list or call list after hanging up a call which was initated from the address line
  • Bugfix: inconsistency in showing info about skypeout calls
  • Bugfix: ctrl-click or right-click did not select row in Search table
  • Bugfix: improved isight compatibility
  • Bugfix: skypeout contacts sorted by displayname, not by phone number
  • Bugfix: sometimes incoming auth request message was not visible