BatteryBar Changelog

New in version 3.6.6

January 20th, 2015
  • NEW (Pro): Add option to run a program for battery notifications
  • CHG (Pro): Preview font change in Preferences window
  • CHG: Improve battery status detection for certain types of batteries

New in version 3.6.5 (December 17th, 2014)

  • NEW (Pro): Add option to set when the battery is considered fully charged
  • NEW: Add an update download progress window
  • NEW: Run ngen.exe on installation to improve startup performance
  • CHG (Pro): Complete rewrite of power scheme handling
  • FIX (Pro): Power schemes not switching in certain circumstances
  • FIX (Pro): Battery notifications not working properly
  • FIX: Detecting battery charging status

New in version 3.6.4 (December 17th, 2014)

  • NEW: Show the time of day that the battery will be fully (dis)charged (e.g, @ 5:23 PM)
  • CHG: If the Hide BatteryBar When Full option is checked, also turn off the bar if there is no battery
  • CHG: Limit the size of the battery status log file to 3MB
  • FIX: Disable battery status logging by default
  • FIX: Fix an issue with reporting 0 time remaining under certain conditions

New in version 3.6.3 (January 28th, 2014)

  • NEW: Installer is now signed and will show "Osiris Development" as the developer
  • CHG: Change "Battery" text to "Time Remaining" to be more clear
  • CHG: Improved Dutch language translation, added swiss-german
  • CHG: Battery Profile Graph window now shows the current battery state when opened
  • FIX (Pro): Hide toolbar option now works more reliably
  • FIX: Floating toolbar now sizes properly with the new default theme
  • FIX: Fix a rare condition that could cause BatteryBar to hang

New in version 3.6.2 (October 2nd, 2013)

  • FIX: Unexpected error when retrieving the list of power schemes
  • FIX: Power scheme didn't change on startup
  • FIX: Rare crash due to a background process taking longer than expected
  • FIX: Logging battery status (in Prefs->Tools) now works as expected
  • CHG: Improve logging to help diagnose issues with battery profiles

New in version 3.6.1 (October 2nd, 2013)

  • NEW: Theme can have a maximum height. Margins are relative to MaxHeight
  • FIX: New theme is squished in vertical taskbars
  • FIX: New theme is squished in small taskbars (< 40px high)
  • FIX: Battery status logging was broken

New in version 3.6.0 (October 2nd, 2013)

  • NEW: Changed the default theme to a style that looks better in Windows 7/8
  • FIX: Improve Elapsed Time to not reset when resuming from sleep

New in version 3.5.7 (June 3rd, 2013)

  • NEW: Elapsed Time since the last power change or since BatteryBar started
  • CHG: Updated all language translations to use new website
  • FIX: Bug where the battery status wouldn't always update (from 3.5.6)
  • FIX: A rare crash due to battery state changing and being updated at the same time

New in version 3.5.6 (June 3rd, 2013)

  • CHG: Ignore data if battery reports unexpected jumps in capacity
  • FIX: Issue with taskbar locking up