Changelogs

The 20 last changelogs are displayed here.

MC Server Soft 12.7.0

Version 12.7.0 (May 8, 2022) 

Features

  • Added plugin manager
  • Added backup blacklist
  • Added console search
  • Added option to auto delete old backups
  • Added old backup threshold setting
  • Added dedicated webpanel page
  • Updated webpanel files to v3.0.1

Gui

  • There is now a 'Create new Backup Template' shortcut in the scheduler backup setup window

Optimizations

  • Reduced API file logging
  • Log reader can now read .gz files

Bugfixes

  • Fixed backups history not correctly displaying last backup when history is 'full'
  • Fixed webpanel not handling the 7-day timeout session correctly
MC Server Soft 12.6.1

Version 12.6.1 (April 19, 2022) 

Features

  • Added CLI startup option to fake the displayed IP '--fake-ip'

Gui

  • Secondary text in server tabs is now limited to 20 characters
  • Live preview of server tab settings 
  • Improved program settings layout

Bugfixes

  • Fixed cache expiration issue
  • Fixed close preference selection issue
  • Fixed dashboard server control text overflow
  • Fixed copy-ip shortcut not resetting when switching servers
MC Server Soft 12.6.0

Version 12.6.0 (April 13, 2022) 

Features

  • Added server version detection (WIP)
  • Added setting to display version in server tabs
  • Added a Java Path Picker tool
  • Added server statistics to web api
  • Added a welcome page for new users

Optimizations

  • Mcss no longer requires a restart to correctly display extra server tabs info

Bugfixes

  • Fixed changing player limit not updating the dashboard
  • Fixed top stats delay when switching to the dashboard
  • Fixed corrupt tasks from running
MC Server Soft 12.5.0

Version 12.5.0 (March 11, 2022) 

Features

  • Added console font setting
  • Added console color setting

Gui

  • Reduced glitching and slowness in UI πŸ”₯
  • Network subserver UI tweaks
  • Input control tweaks

Optimizations

  • Drastically improved program loading times πŸ”₯
  • Reduced memory and cpu usage at startup
  • Improved scheduled fixed-time input
  • Custom colors from the ColorDialog are now stored

Bugfixes

  • Fixed dropdown scrolling issue
  • Fixed subservers ghosting when subservers were deleted
  • Fixed API authentication glitching with capitalized usernames
  • Fixed editing the server properties manually not taking in prior edited values
  • Fixed scheduler form validation
  • Fixed backup unschedule glitching
MC Server Soft 12.4.0

Version 12.4.0 (February 25, 2022) #makelovenotwar ✌

Features

  • Remote web panel now has console support
  • Added API endpoint /api/server/console
  • Added API endpoint /api/server/console/outdated
  • Auto fix corrupt V12 configs

Gui

  • Reworked remote web panel look

Bugfixes

  • Fixed web panel redirection issue
  • Fixed server tabs not displaying name & icon changes
  • Fixed "Please select a valid number for Max amount of displayed lines" config corruption
MC Server Soft 12.3.0

Version 12.3.0 (February 14, 2022) 

Features

  • Added Remote Web Panel πŸŽ‰πŸ”₯πŸŽ‰
  • Added 'EnableWebPanel' setting
  • Added 'AllowPublicRemoteAccess' setting
  • Added Diagnostics option to rebuild remote panel files

Gui

  • Reworked API/Remote settings section (old api settings might reset)

Optimizations

  • Renamed numerous API settings

Bugfixes

  • Fixed missing scrollbar on sub servers list
  • Fixed misaligned 'Hide landing page' setting comment
  • Fixed server backup error when amount of failed files exceeded 20
  • Fixed server.properties clone issue
MC Server Soft 12.2.0

Version 12.2.0 (February 12, 2022)

Features

  • Added API SSL (experimental)
  • Added option to remove API landing page
  • Server properties are now saved automatically
  • Backup history will show a warning when files were skipped
  • Added 'No Compression' backup compression option 
  • Added option to change the ZIP backup filenames

Gui

  • Major UI tweaks (mostly on the main form)
  • Improved initial API landing page
  • Renamed 'Max amount of lines kept in memory' to 'Max amount of displayed lines'
  • Simplified introduction page
  • 'Fixed Time' schedule tasks now display the current time as the default value
  • 'Interval' schedule tasks now display 300 as the default value
  • Improved input of schedule time controls

Optimizations

  • Delayed initial update check from 5 seconds to 1 minute
  • Better error page handling for the API 
  • Moved date/time to the beginning of the log entries
  • Logs are now stored as 'YYYY-MM-DD.log' instead of 'YYYY-DD-MM.log'
  • Crashlogs now display correct info about dev builds 
  • if a previous backup task is still running, the new task will be cancelled
  • Improved backup status reporting on big servers
  • 'High Compression' has better compression results

Bugfixes

  • Fixed duplicate server tabs on server creation/clone etc
  • Fixed restart/kill/stop hang when server is offline
  • Fixed bug mail reporting format
  • Fixed concurrent running backups crash
  • Fixed cancel button on scheduled tasks
  • Fixed backup counter when a backup task is scheduled multiple times
  • Fixed 'OP Permission level' setting size

Removed

  • Removed the /mcss API endpoint
MC Server Soft 12.1.0

Version 12.1.0 (January 24, 2022)

Features

  • Added option to launch servers from bat files
  • Added installer for Forge & Fabric (You still need to edit the default startuplines!)

Gui

  • Improved cursor hover indication on dashboard buttons

Optimizations

  • Upgraded dependency .NET Framework 4.7.2 to .NET Framework 4.8

Bugfixes

  • Fixed execution issue of 'Fixed Time' after a restart
  • Reduced 'Dashboard graphs are stuck to 0% CPU and 1MB of RAM' occurrence
  • Fixed issue with default console line set to 1
  • Fixed saving settings when importing a server

Removed

  • Removed description as a mandatory field
MC Server Soft 12.0.0

Version 12.0.0 (January 18, 2022)

Features

  • Added Web API (WIP)
  • Added Bedrock support (WIP)
  • Added Fabric support (separate install is required)
  • Added new config system
  • Added dashboard statistic intervals (1m / 5m / 30m / 1h / 4h)
  • Network dashboard can now display info about connected servers
  • Added CLI option to hide the UI '--no-ui'
  • Added official support for ´Windows 11´ & ´Windows Server 2022´
  • Simplified the process of creating/importing/cloning/updating a server
  • Scheduler 'Fixed Time' no longer requires the server to be online
  • Changes made to the tasks no longer require a server restart (changes are live)
  • Added option to start the server with the scheduler
  • Deleting a backup template no longer removes the backup schedule
  • Single & Template backups now have a merged functionality (simplified)
  • You can now force a scheduled backup task to run
  • Mcss will no longer ask to set a closing preference (default: Hide to Tray)

Gui

  • Entire UI overhaul
  • [severe] console errors are now also displayed in red
  • 'Dynamic Graph Scaling' is now disabled by default
  • Increased min/default main window size by about 20% (845x590 to 1010x710)
  • Dashboard refresh
  • Some toolbox options are now part of the dashboard
  • Server action dropdown has been replaced by dedicated buttons
  • Server statuses are no longer in all caps
  • Renamed 'Server Migration' to 'Server Import'
  • Merged create/import server window
  • Merged edit/update server window
  • Accepting the EULA is no longer a mandatory step

Optimizations

  • Increased base dashboard interval from 30 seconds to 1 minute
  • Player count is now a persistent statistic
  • Dashboard statistics will properly fade out when server is stopped
  • Improved dashboard controls
  • Improved console parsing/coloring
  • Improved page switching
  • A task name can now be longer than 15 characters.
  • Changes made to the server.properties are now directly written to the file
  • All references to time are no longer stored as UTC
  • When importing a server, the server file is no longer automatically renamed
  • Better handling of UnhandledExceptions
  • Improved page handling
  • Improved mcss memory & cpu usage
  • When exiting mcss, running servers are automatically closed
  • Default server startup has changed to `java -Xms256M -Xmx[RAM]M -jar [SERVERTYPE.NAME].jar`

Bugfixes

  • Fixed nested folder structure in backups
  • Fixed background 'Edit server dialog' when opening it from a fullscreen servers page
  • Fixed restart status upon external server kill
  • Fixed online players tooltip singularization
  • Fixed child forms alignment
  • Fixed missing server port after creating a new server
  • Fixed configuration corruption when updating from an older version
  • Fixed text clipping on some labels
  • Fixed white page prior loading the changelog
  • Fixed player avatars not saving to the correct location
  • Fixed blank server properties upon server creation
  • Fixed mcss starting in System32 resulting in a crash
  • Fixed boolean values in server.properties not being saved as lowercase

Removed

  • Removed server restarting status
  • Removed TacoSpigot as a default server type (deprecated)
  • Removed Toolbox window
  • Removed light mode
  • Removed ´lastKnownBackupCompressionLevel´ as a setting
  • Removed ´lastKnownBackupSuspended´ as a setting
  • Removed ´skipServerUpdateLinkPage´ as a setting
  • Removed option to change server types after creation
  • Removed Delayed Interval
  • Removed backup compression method (simplified)
  • Removed Servers Running Dialog
  • Removed Close Preference Dialog
MC Server Soft 11.13.0

Version 11.13.0 (March 6, 2021)

Features

  • Added a help/faq message at each startup (can be disabled from the settings)
  • Added a /mods or /plugin shortcut under the Server menu  (depending on the server type)

Gui

  • Added setting "Show the help/faq message at startup"
  • Added console command "disable_startup_help"
  • 'File > Options' is now accessible when no servers are installed

Optimizations

  • Server online detection is now provided through a more reliable/customizable console reading method (no UI yet)

Bugfixes

  • Fixed server not getting flagged as online
  • Fixed issue with getting the server port from the config
  • Fixed console color leak
  • Fixed scheduler task ghosting
  • Fixed 'Add server' tile ghosting
  • Fixed readability of 'No servers found' page in dark mode
  • Fixed crash when deleting the last server with active statistics
  • Fixed System Info window not showing the dev version
  • Fixed messagebox loop when updates are available and auto updates are disabled

Removed

  • TCP ping based server online detection
MC Server Soft 11.12.2

Version 11.12.2 (February 8, 2021)

Bugfix

  • Fixed folder displacement upon server creation
MC Server Soft 11.12.1

Version 11.12.1 (January 28, 2021)

Bugfix

  • Fixed players not showing up in playerlist
MC Server Soft 11.12.0

Version 11.12.0 (January 27, 2021)

Gui

  • Dev builds now displays the internal versioning
  • Fixed bad alignment of status label on server status tiles
  • Added Mayer, Mist, Squ1ggly & Poulette to the list of Patreons, thank you for your support!

Optimizations

  • Mcss logs now reports the time of the entry

Bugfixes

  • Fixed server kill option conflicting when keep online is elevated 
  • Fixed server sometimes getting migrated to an incorrect destination
  • Fixed server status on servers page
  • Fixed unable to detect online servers
  • Fixed broken elevated keep online mode
  • Fixed broken server moderation windows

Removed

  • Removed the ConsoleReading & PowerShell Online Detection Method
MC Server Soft 11.11.2

Version 11.11.2 (July 26, 2020)

  • Fixed broken cancel buttons
  • Fixed broken save buttons
MC Server Soft 11.11.1

Version 11.11.1 (July 26, 2020)

  • Added option to mail crash log
  • All custom windows are now the Windows default one
  • Tweaked UI to accommodate for updated window style
  • Player login/logout color has lighter blue (console)
  • Fixed missing console color in dark mode
  • Fixed incorrect player list colors in dark mode
  • Fixed all known window glitching
  • Fixed crash when switching dark mode
MC Server Soft 11.11.0

Version 11.11.0 (June 21, 2020)

  • Added Dark Mode (beta)
  • Replaced the main window implementation (custom) by the Windows default one
  • Fixed all known main window issues/glitches
  • Fixed lag when opening 'server page' with lots of servers
  • Fixed lag when opening 'backup page' with lots of backups
  • Fixed unable to copy text from the console
MC Server Soft 11.10.0

Version 11.10.0 (June 10, 2020)

  • Added console 'Search with Google' shortcut
  • Added console clear shortcut
  • Improved saving scheduler changes
  • Improved update notifications
  • The 'ConsoleReading' method is now the default ServerOnlineDetectionMethod (on new mcss instances).
  • Reduced initial update checking delay by 20 seconds
  • Auto update check every 3 days
  • Fixed UTF-8 link name in program settings
  • Fixed UTF-8 support for backup file names (e.g. Chinese characters)
MC Server Soft 11.9.4

Version 11.9.4 (June 6, 2020)

  • Main window location and state are now saved (even on multi monitor setups)
  • Reduced maximize/normalize flicker
  • Fixed window normalize bug when a bigger window is bigger than the screen
  • Fixed ThrowInvalidOperationException on console pages
MC Server Soft 11.9.3

Version 11.9.3 (June 1, 2020)

  • Added option to change server icon
  • Server icons are now displayed in the UI (when there is no server-icon.png, the type icon will be shown)
  • UI code tweaks
  • Fixed migration status bug
  • Fixed unable to create new servers
MC Server Soft 11.9.2

Version 11.9.2 (May 31, 2020)

  • Added option to wrap the console contents
  • Optimized reading files passively
  • Optimized console control
  • Fixed console escape characters showing when switching pages/servers
  • Fixed cloned server persistence issue