Release Notes


Check out the notes below for an overview of what has changed in each released versions of PlayOn. If you have specific questions, please visit our support page.

PlayOn 4.0.79.14654

May 2, 2016

  • Fixed SpikeTV.
  • Fixed The CW.
  • Update PlayOn Picks.

PlayOn 4.0.76.14622

April 27, 2016

  • Fixed Amazon.
  • Fixed Netflix login.
  • Fixed HGTV.
  • Fixed DIY.

PlayOn 4.0.72.14565

April 20, 2016

  • Fixed Netflix not working for certain videos.

PlayOn 4.0.70.14562

April 20, 2016

  • Fixed NBC Classics.

PlayOn 4.0.69.14556

April 19, 2016

  • Fixed A&E.
  • Fixed NBC.
  • Fixed Vudu.
  • Fixed Amazon UK & DE.
  • Fixed HBO GO for Verizon users.

PlayOn 4.0.67.14533

April 14, 2016

  • Fixed Netflix sub-genres.
  • Fixed Adult Swim.
  • Fixed Fox clips and video durations.
  • Fixed Hulu videos with mature ratings.

PlayOn 4.0.65.14512

April 13, 2016

  • Fixed Netflix mixed content issue.
  • Fixed Amazon video durations.
  • Fixed A&E.
  • Fixed Sprout full episodes.
  • Fixed Disney Collections.
  • Fixed Vudu.
  • Fixed Livestream.

PlayOn 4.0.62.14473

April 5, 2016

  • Fixed missing NBC shows.
  • Fixed missing FYI shows.
  • Fixed ABC.
  • Fixed CBS.
  • Fixed A&E.
  • Fixed Hallmark.
  • Fixed TLC.
  • Fixed Vudu.

PlayOn 4.0.60.14299

March 23, 2016

  • Fixed HBO GO.
  • Fixed Comedy Central.
  • Fixed Vudu.
  • Fixed NBC news programming.
  • Fixed AdSkip for certain videos.

PlayOn 4.0.57.14291

March 16, 2016

  • Replaced most Discovery Network channels with DiscoveryGO.
  • Fixed HBO NOW.
  • Fixed NBC Classics.
  • Fixed Vudu.
  • Fixed Logo.
  • Added Finnish language to Netflix subtitles option.
  • Improved Netflix search.

PlayOn 4.0.56.14247

March 10, 2016

  • Fixed CBS not working.
  • Fixed Lifetime not working.
  • Fixed Crackle not working.
  • Fixed CW missing content.
  • Fixed ABC missing content.
  • Fixed History missing content.
  • Fixed TVLand missing content.

PlayOn 4.0.55.14186

March 5, 2016

  • Fixed Amazon login.
  • Fixed YouTube login.
  • Fixed YouTube subscriptions.
  • Fixed Travel Channel.
  • Fixed Food Network.
  • Fixed ChannelPackager for third party plugins.

PlayOn 4.0.54.14151

February 29, 2016

  • Fixed issue with automatic updates.

PlayOn 4.0.53.14129

February 26, 2016

  • Added Channel Store tab to PlayOn Desktop app.
  • Fixed Amazon playback affecting some systems.
  • Fixed Amazon video listings.
  • Fixed ESPN video listings.
  • Fixed FXNow video listings.
  • Fixed VH1.
  • Fixed MTV.
  • Fixed LogoTV.
  • Fixed mobile app queueing.
  • Fixed Xfinity videos.
  • Updated PlayOn Picks channel.

PlayOn 4.0.50.14055

February 20, 2016

  • Fixed Scripps Networks.
  • Fixed ABC recordings.
  • Fixed Freeform recordings.
  • Fixed Netflix login test.

PlayOn 4.0.49.14033

February 17, 2016

  • Fixed NHL.
  • Fixed Comedy Central Tosh.0.
  • Fixed missing Spike content.
  • Fixed Vimeo login.
  • Fixed MTV.
  • Fixed Cartoon Network.
  • Fixed missing History content.
  • Fixed missing A&E content.
  • Fixed missing FYI content.
  • Fixed missing Lifetime content.

PlayOn 4.0.48.13992

February 13, 2016

  • Fixed Amazon login issues for some users.
  • Fixed FilmOn.
  • Fixed video playback for certain Android devices.

PlayOn 4.0.46.13975

February 11, 2016

  • Fixed Amazon login for some users.

PlayOn 4.0.42.13954

February 8, 2016

  • Fixed Discovery Networks.
  • Fixed missing ABC episodes.
  • Fixed History channel.
  • Fixed FX.
  • Fixed A&E.
  • Fixed FYI.
  • Fixed Lifetime.
  • Fixed YouTube video geometry.

PlayOn 4.0.41.13916

February 3, 2016

  • Fixed CBS login.
  • Fixed empty folders for PBS.
  • Fixed Vudu.
  • Fixed SyFy for Comcast users.
  • Added cable provider login option for VH1 and Logo TV.
  • Fixed Flash issues for Windows 10.
  • Updated PlayOn Picks channel content.

PlayOn 4.0.40.13885

January 29, 2016

  • Fixed ABC startup.
  • Fixed Nick.
  • Fixed missing shows in Logo TV.
  • Fixed CNBC live stream.
  • Fixed Amazon empty folders.
  • Fixed Cartoon Network.
  • Added Swedish language option for Netflix.

PlayOn 4.0.39.13849

January 26, 2016

  • Fixed A/V sync issues with Scripps channels.
  • Fixed issues with HBO GO.
  • Fixed MAX GO and HBO GO Latino.
  • Fixed certain videos for Xfinity.
  • Fixed CW Seed.
  • Fixed Nick.
  • Fixed Starz.
  • Fixed USA.
  • Fixed Bravo.
  • Improved NBC and Oxygen.
  • Fixed volume control for casting to certain devices.

PlayOn 4.0.38.13783

January 19, 2016

  • Fixed FOX.
  • Fixed issues with HBO GO login.

PlayOn 4.0.37.13774

January 18, 2016

  • Added cast controls to mobile UI and PlayMark for Roku, Amazon Fire TV, Xbox, and DLNA devices.
  • Replaced ABC Family with Freeform.
  • Fixed HBO GO login.
  • Fixed issues with Amazon.
  • Fixed issues with CBS.
  • Fixed TVLand.
  • Fixed TV.com.
  • Fixed Bravo.
  • Fixed History Channel.
  • Fixed NBC Classics.
  • Fixed missing ABC General Hospital episodes.
  • Fixed Disney Mickey Mouse Clubhouse.
  • Fixed PBS for PlayMark.
  • Added Dutch language option for Netflix.

PlayOn 4.0.36.13673

January 7, 2016

  • Fixed PBS.
  • Fixed SyFy.
  • Fixed HGTV.
  • Fixed Cooking.
  • Fixed FoodNetwork.
  • Fixed DIY.
  • Fixed HGTV.
  • Fixed Travel.
  • Fixed Netflix language options.
  • Fixed Watch Now player for NBC.
  • Increased Amazon purchased video maximum.
  • Fixed ABC General Hospital.

PlayOn 4.0.35.13621

December 30, 2015

  • Fixed Netflix videos not ending on time for some users.
  • Fixed Amazon VOD not working properly for some users.
  • Fixed FX Movies not working.
  • Fixed Disney missing content.
  • Fixed American Heroes not working.
  • Fixed Animal Planet not working.
  • Fixed Discovery not working.
  • Fixed Discovery Life not working.
  • Fixed Investigation Discovery not working.
  • Fixed Lifetime not working.
  • Fixed Science not working.
  • Fixed TLC not working.
  • Fixed Velocity not working.
  • Fixed A&E not working.
  • Fixed FYI not working.
  • Fixed History not working.
  • Fixed Lifetime not working.
  • Fixed Cooking not working.
  • Fixed FoodNetwork not working.
  • Fixed DIY not working.
  • Fixed HGTV not working.
  • Fixed Travel not working.
  • Fixed Xfinity videos incorrectly sized.

PlayOn 4.0.34.13567

December 23, 2015

  • Added support for casting to Amazon Fire TV.
  • Fixed Firefox add-on.
  • Fixed Amazon videos that are previously watched.
  • Fixed ABC.
  • Fixed TVLand.
  • Fixed FXNow.
  • Improved channel images for Xfinity.

PlayOn 4.0.32.13489

December 17, 2015

  • Fixed PBS.
  • Fixed Amazon searching.
  • Fixed Xfinity live broadcast durations.

PlayOn 4.0.28.13468

December 15, 2015

  • Added new Comcast Xfinity channel.
  • Fixed Amazon TV shows and movies.
  • Fixed A&E.
  • Fixed Crackle.
  • Fixed missing episodes in CBS.

PlayOn 4.0.24.13433

December 11, 2015

  • Fixed Amazon subscriptions, including Showtime and Starz.
  • Fixed PBS.
  • Fixed Discovery missing episodes.

PlayOn 4.0.23.13404

December 9, 2015

  • Fixed Amazon movie playback and genre categorization.
  • Fixed Comedy Central.

PlayOn 4.0.22.13397

December 8, 2015

  • Fixed Amazon not working.
  • Fixed FYI not working.
  • Fixed Bravo missing content.
  • Fixed Netflix not working for some international users.
  • Fixed Netflix subtitles and alternate audio tracks not working.
  • Fixed PBS Kids not working.
  • Fixed PBS videos ending early.
  • Fixed HGTV not working.
  • Fixed PlayStation 4 not working after MediaPlayer/1.5x App update.

PlayOn 4.0.21.13363

December 4, 2015

  • Fixed Amazon browsing issues.
  • Fixed issue with PlutoTV.

PlayOn 4.0.20.13358

December 3, 2015

  • Fixed login issues for Amazon, Starz, Movieplex, and Encore.
  • Fixed playback issues for Discovery channels and PBS.
  • Improved Crackle browsing.
  • Updated PlayOn Picks channel for December.

PlayOn 4.0.19.13311

November 27, 2015

  • Fixed Netflix videos not ending properly.
  • Fixed issues with certain PBS Kids programming.
  • Fixed missing shows from Crackle.

PlayOn 4.0.17.13297

November 25, 2015

  • Fixed Netflix not working.
  • Fixed HGTV not working.
  • Fixed Travel Channel not working.
  • Fixed DIY Network not working.

PlayOn 4.0.16.13282

November 24, 2015

  • Fixed Starz, Encore and Movieplex not working.
  • Fixed USA wrong thumbnails.
  • Workaround issues with TNT Drama.
  • Added PBS Kids Mr. Rogers' Neighborhood content.
  • Added NBC Nightly News.
  • Fixed PlayOn Browser Extension not working after automatic updates.
  • Fixed Android 4.2 devices starting playback at middle of stream.
  • Fixed Ad Skipper not working when casting from mobile devices to UPnP receivers.

PlayOn 4.0.15.13251

November 19, 2015

  • Fixed MTV missing content.
  • Fixed HGTV not working properly.
  • Fixed DIY not working properly.
  • Fixed Food Network free content not working.
  • Fixed Cartoon Network listing inaccessible content.
  • Workaround various issues with CW, CWSeed, and FX Now.
  • Improved Watch Now for ABC and ABC Family.
  • Improved PlayOn Browser Extension site compatibility.
  • Improved Roku setup experience.
  • Fixed recording issues caused by trailing periods in some output paths.

PlayOn 4.0.14.13204

November 12, 2015

  • Added PlayOn Picks channel.
  • Fixed CBS News not working.
  • Fixed WWE missing content.
  • Fixed ABC videos sizing issues.
  • Fixed TNT Drama not working for some users.
  • Fixed YouTube not working for some users.
  • Fixed UI not refreshing after disconnect from server.
  • Retain browse positions when navigating breadcrumbs.
  • Improved channel reordering UI.
  • Improved error reporting.

PlayOn 4.0.13.13150

November 6, 2015

  • Added Off Peak Queue feature to set time based recording windows.
  • Added channel reordering support.
  • Added updated version notification.
  • Enhanced recording details.
  • Added F5 refresh keyboard shortcut.
  • Minor control layout adjustments.
  • Improved Support dialog.
  • Disabled loopback service based proxies (please contact support if this change impacts you).
  • Fixed too many notifications breaking the UI.
  • Fixed Send To iTunes not working for subfolders.
  • Fixed Chrome browser extension not being installable after removal.
  • Fixed Kodi casting not working.
  • Fixed NBC missing content.
  • Fixed MTV and MTV2 missing content.
  • Fixed NBA not working.
  • Fixed Amazon VOD not working properly.
  • Fixed A&E TV not working properly.
  • Fixed certain channel playback options not being available.
  • Fixed History unfriendly names (subscriptions might be invalidated).

PlayOn 4.0.10.13030

October 26, 2015

  • Fixed ABC not working.
  • Fixed PlutoTV not working.

PlayOn 4.0.9.13015

October 22, 2015

  • Fixed Amazon Instant Video not working for some users.

PlayOn 4.0.8.13007

October 20, 2015

  • Fixed Amazon Instant Video not working.
  • Fixed Redbull not working.
  • Fixed YouTube not working for some users.
  • Fixed PlayOn Browser Extension not working for some users.
  • Fixed PlayOn not launching on some machines.
  • Added user configurable time limits for live streams.

PlayOn 4.0.7.12987

October 15, 2015

  • Fixed Amazon VOD not working.
  • Fixed ABC and ABC Family videos not ending on time.
  • Fixed CBS not working properly for some users.
  • Fixed HGTV, DIY, Travel Channel, Food Network and Cooking Channel locked content not working for some users.
  • Netflix language options and organization enhancements.
  • Sorting behavior enhancements.
  • Copy and branding updates on various dialogs.
  • Reduced minimum window width for users on smaller displays.

PlayOn 4.0.5.12944

October 8, 2015

  • Fixed HBO Now not working for some users.
  • Fixed AMC not working for some users.
  • Fixed FX not working for some users.
  • Fixed Amazon VOD missing metadata.
  • Fixed Netflix missing content for some users.
  • Improved Netflix pin support.
  • Improved subscription center link navigation.

PlayOn 4.0.4.12911

October 6, 2015

  • Fixed CBS missing content.
  • Fixed HGTV missing content.
  • Fixed HBO Now not working.
  • Fixed Netflix not working for some users.
  • Fixed Starz/Encore/Movieplex Play not working properly.
  • Fixed hang when using MediaPortal.
  • Added support for recording storage location on network shares.
  • Added support for deleting bookmarks in the new UI.
  • Improved various dialogs.

PlayOn 4.0.1.12836

September 25, 2015

  • Fixed issues with Amazon search results.
  • Fixed issues with certain shows on CBS.
  • Updated Chrome extension.
  • Improved logic for casting videos to Roku.
  • Fixed issue with some videos in portrait mode rendering incorrectly.

PlayOn 4.0.0.12787

September 23, 2015

  • New Windows Desktop PlayOn application.