What's New in version 3.1.8:


  • Added to playlist settings option to enable/disable creating the preview for the video added from the computer.
  • Added to playlist settings option to set length of the created video preview.
  • Added seeking by keyframes support.
  • Added video preview seeking on the playback slider by keyframes.
  • Added mouse wheel support for every slider, including playback slider.
  • Added to playback settings option to enable/disable seek to keyframe with mouse on playback slider.
  • Added to playback settings option to enable/disable seek to keyframe with hotkey & mouse wheel.
  • Added to playlist settings option to enable/disable read file name from tags for Music and/or Video.


  • Fixed broken restoring of the playback position.
  • Fixed sometimes broken loading settings values in the dialog settings.
  • Improved playback start of video with auto-loaded external subtitles in the same video folder.
  • Fixed sometimes incorrect update of window geometry to video size at the next playback start.
  • Fixed broken “Up” & “Down” keys working at the search suggestion popup.
  • Changed: maximize minimized video in the playlist at the next start of video playback.

What's New in version 3.1.7:

  • Release logs: Added: 1. Added in playback settings option to [...]

What's New in version 3.1.6:


  • Added preview for local video over the playback slider.
  • Added gif preview for local video in the playlist.
  • Added auto-loading “srt” subtitles located with the same name in the video folder.


  • Fixed errors in the license dialog working and activating Pro featuresAll Pro features are available in the free version.
  • Fixed broken playback & downloading YouTube age protected videos.
  • During playback live streams with caching on disk temporary files were not removed completely.
  • Fixed broken rtl support.
  • Fixed lost window focus and broken hotkeys working after changing usual/video/music modes.
  • Fixed broken hotkeys working to enter fullscreen.
  • Fixed flickering a preview image in the playlist.
  • Fixed empty images in the YouTube games tops.
  • Fixed errors in the YouTube Music top playlist.
  • Fixed errors in the YouTube playlists.
  • Fixed very frequently tooltip update over the playback slider, fixed tooltip flickering.
  • Fixed incorrect value of the tooltip text over the playback slider.
  • Corrected tooltip title for tray icon.
  • Update the volume slider position more smoothly.
  • Updated italian translation.

What's New in version 3.1.5:

  • Fixed Twitch playback.
  • Fixed broken downloading of some YouTube videos, added reconnect feature during downloading videos.
  • Fixed: YouTube downloading popup is not shown correctly.
  • Fixed broken SoundCloud playback.
  • Improved audio playback with changed playback rate.
  • Changed algorithm of playback windows media files.
  • Broken focus at OpenUrl dialog.

What's New in version 3.1.4:

  • Fixed broken start of playback in the 'Fullscreen mode'.
  • Fixed error during restoring settings/playlists after installing a new portable version.
  • Fixed broken login to Twitch.
  • Fixed error at changing YouTube downloading folder.
  • Fixed sometimes broken YouTube downloading after changing downloading folder path.
  • Fixed error at copying online video url to the clipboard.
  • Fixed error at opening online url in the default browser.
  • Fixed: opened files are added to the current active sub-playlist and not to the first sub-playlist.
  • Fixed error during showing video information panel in the 'Video mode'.
  • Fixed error in restoring window position.

What's New in version 3.1.3:

  • Fixed broken 'Open Url' dialog working.
  • Fixed broken youtube preview.
  • Fixed missing video info panel during Twitch and YouTube playback.
  • Fixed errors in Drag&Drop of YouTube links to the playlist.
  • Fixed broken navigation in the left panel with 'Up' & 'Down' key press.
  • Fixed incorrect position of the minimized video when scroll is shown/hidden in the playlist.
  • Fixed changing volume during mouse-wheel scrolling playlist.
  • Fixed errors in showing the video info panel.

What's New in version 3.1.2:

  • Fixed errors in restoring the position of CherryPlayer's window in Normal, Music and Video modes.
  • Fixed broken in hotkeys work.
  • Fixed errors in YouTube video preview work.

What's New in version 3.1.1:

  • Added additionally 14 colors to the skin and added ability to change highlighting color.

What's New in version 3.1.0:

  • Added additionally 14 colors to the skin and added ability to change highlighting color.

What's New in version 3.0.9:

  • Added 'Playback Queue' playlist 2) Added 'Play later' playlist [...]

What's New in version 3.0.8:

  • Added ability to add new sub-playlists as tabs in [...]

What's New in version 3.0.7:

  • Added YouTube video info panel during video playback.
  • Added ability to subscribe locally to YouTube channels. Added 'Subscriptions' playlist in the YouTube section in the left panel with subscribed 'Channels' and 'Videos'.
  • Fixed bugs during navigation in the playlists.
  • Improved performance.
  • Fixed bug in restoring maximized CherryPlayer‘s window at next start.

What's New in version 3.0.6:

  • Improved performance
  • Added support for YouTube “Trending” and “News” top playlists
  • SoundCloud search/playback fixed
  • General bug fixes

What's New in version 3.0.5:

  • Added DASH mpd support 2. Improved IPTV playback 3. [...]

What's New in version 3.0.4:

  • Fixed playback & downloading some YouTube videos
  • Fixed broken playlists sorting
  • Improved IPTV playback, fixed stopping of playback after a few seconds after start.

What's New in version 3.0.3:

  • CherryPlayer has been updated with fixes and improvements of the playback engine.

What's New in version 3.0.2:

  • The license option for CherryPlayer Pro has been disabled for the time being and we moved to a donation model instead. From version 3.0.2 all features are once again open to everyone.

What's New in version 3.0.1:

New features:

  • Added 'Right-To-left' view for Arabic, Aramaic, Azeri, Dhivehi/Maldivian, Hebrew, Kurdish (Sorani), Persian/Farsi and Urdu languages. For now CherryPLayer supports translation to Arabic and Persian/Farsi.
  • Added better support of 'Right-To-Left' text in 'Left-to-Right' view.
  • Added preview for YouTube and Twitch videos in playlists with ability to enable/disable this feature in settings. Also added option in settings to enable/disable caching of preview images on disk.
  • Added Windows 'Aero Snap' feature support.
  • Added restart playback by 'Ctrl+Backspace' hotkey and as option in menu.


  • Fixed 2 important errors during downloading some YouTube videos.
  • Fixed login to Twitch.
  • Use now Chromium web engine for login to Twitch and YouTube.
  • Fixed empty Twitch 'Follow' playlists.
  • Updated Twitch chat. Added support of more badges and notifications in Twitch chat.
  • Fixed broken playback & downloading of some YouTube videos.
  • Fixed empty some Billboard playlists.
  • Fixed error in renaming videos in playlists.


  • CherryPlayer 3.0.0 does NOT support Windows XP now.

What's New in version 2.5.9:

  • a few bug fixes
  • crash if select playlist in left panel
  • empty playlist
  • removed WebKit support => Qt webkit.dll with 12Mb size has been removed from installer.

What's New in version 2.5.8:

  • Fixed errors during playback & downloading some YouTube videos.

Updated installer:

  • installer user interface has more modern looking.
  • installer translated to more languages.
  • installer will install Visual C++ 2013 redistributable package only if it is not installed in system.
  • Changed playback of Twitch live streams that can fix sometimes freezing during playback video of very good quality or when internet connection is slow. Now Twitch live stream will be cached on disk during playback, this should give you ability to stop video to cache it and resume playback.

Save playlist position:

  • if change playlist view
  • if move between playlists with 'Previous Playlist'/'Next Playlist' functionality.

Changed hotkeys:

  • 'Previous Playlist' – 'F7'
  • 'Next Playlist' – 'F8'
  • 'Copy title' of played media – 'F2'
  • 'Copy title' of selected media in playlist – 'Ctrl+F2'.
  • Show 'Settings' button by default on front panel.
  • At start downloading 'downloading' playlist is not shown by default because exist downloading button on front panel.
  • Updated icons 'Like' and 'Dislike'.

What's New in version 2.5.0:

  • Fixed YouTube playback errors.
  • Improved YouTube downloading.
  • Added ability to download YouTube 480p, 1080p, 1440p, 2160p and 4320p.
  • Added ability to download YouTube 60fps video (if available).
  • Added ability to download YouTube 3D video (if available).
  • Added ability to download YouTube video with custom settings - select Video and Audio streams that will be muxed in final downloaded file.
  • Added 'My downloads' section in left panel with ability to hide this section via menu.
  • Improved Music search engine.
  • Fixed incorrect titles of pages in context menu of 'Previous Playlist'/'Next playlist'.
  • Added support of Slovak and Japanese translations.