Release Notes: Windows

– Fix a bug where users renewing pro key were not seeing renewal until grace period ended
– Display appropriate error messages for pro activation errors
– Fix pro player shown on top of the onboarding
– Update broken second-step for Pro onboarding
– Fix a bug where sometimes the pro player controls were floating upon client minimize


– Add missing Preferences->Directories checkbox to allow move target based on label.
– Fix a bug that prevented the torrent file move directory from being set independently of the torrent contents move directory.
– Fix security issue with the client pairing mechanism. Thank you to Simon Zuckerbraun – Trend Micro Zero Day Initiative for reporting.
– Fix bug that allowed primary labels with invalid characters to be used with torrent move feature


– Fixed rare crash that occurs while trying to retrieve torrent state
– Fixed a bug that would prevent Pro users from downgrading their license type
– Removed old BT Labs link from the help menu
– Restore default first startup view to the torrent list view


– Improvements for how resources are used by advertisements
– Additional on-boarding for new users.
– BitTorrent Bundles has become BitTorrent Now
– Ads can no longer generate pop ups or download content to disk.
– DHT update (BEP44)
– Bug fixes and stability improvements.

– Do not allow adding single file torrent from webinterface to uTorrent root directory (Security fix)

– Fix regression: move torrent after completion

– Fix potential crash when automatically restoring node selection

– Fix IE frame related crashes

– Mechanism to limit the resources used by Advertisement

– Fix a potential crash in .btsearch parsing


– Rewrote string classes for significant crash rate reduction
– Opportunity for users to report poor ads experiences to help us improve ad quality
– Cookie ingestion to improve ad relevancy, with option to opt-out
– Fixed behavior re: triggering browser in foreground when intended by user
– Improved detection of default browser
– Solved #1 Pro support issue (first license check) server-side 3/14
– Fixed crash in Remote for some users when adding a torrent file; resulted in connectivity issues


– Fixed broken label removal in the auto-label settings section
– Increased row height in main download view for better visibility
– Optimized list management for peers, PCs, and torrents- leading to improvements in performance
– Cleaned up columns in the main list view. Health, Rating, Label, AddedOn and Completed On columns are no longer default (can still be added manually)
– Fixed wolves
– Updated Devices page section’s text and icons