Build 10113

Context Menus

We’ve brought consistency to context menus when right-clicking friends and group mates. Whether you are looking to view their profile or start a chat, it’ll be easy to find what you want with a simple right-click.

Bug Fixes

  • Fixed an issue that caused high DPI screens to scale incorrectly on Macs.
  • Copying and pasting text on a Mac will no longer duplicate the text.
  • The emoji keyboard in pop-out chats now closes when pressing escape.

Build 10047

Bug Fixes

  • Not a lot has changed. But enough to warrant an update!

Build 10016

Bug Fixes

  • Not a lot has changed. But enough to warrant an update!

Build 9997

Feature Updates

  • Emoji autocomplete will only appear after a colon and two characters, ":D" will not trigger the autocomplete.
    • Tip: The emoji autocomplete can be closed at any time by pressing ‘ESC’.

Bug Fixes

  • The Overwatch League tab will no longer be ‘Live Now’ while streaming reruns.
  • Fixed an issue causing the date bar to not show in chats.
  • Profiles set to private now have the correct padding.

Build 9953

Feature Updates

Improvements to Chat
  • A new Emoji keyboard has been added that can be accessed by selecting the Emoji icon in the chat input box. You can browse by category, search by keyword, and quickly access most recently used emojis. 
  • Emojis are also accessible by their short-code equivalent. You can now begin typing an emoji short-code and see auto-complete options available in-line.
    • Pro Tip: You can see the short-code equivalent for each emoji in the search bar by hovering over the emoji in the keyboard.
Improvements to Player Profiles
  • Mutual friends are shown when viewing other players' profiles
  • Profiles now display rich presence for Blizzard players
Improvements to Blizzard Groups
  • You can now reorder your groups in the social tab by clicking and dragging
  • Group leaders can now reorder channels within their group by clicking and dragging

Bug Fixes

  • Fixed a bug that affected setting hotkeys for muting voice and streaming controls
  • Fixed a bug causing group member lists to auto-collapse when resizng the App window
  • Fixed a bug with not remembering the last channel a user was in when switching groups
  • Fixed an issue that would sometimes cause Groups to load with wrong channel selected

Build 9877

Bug Fixes

  • Not a lot has changed. But enough to warrant an update!

Build 9799

Bug Fixes

  • Not a lot has changed. But enough to warrant an update!

Build 9766

Feature Updates

  • Minimizing the App to the System Tray (by closing the main App window, and keeping Battle.net in the background) will unload the Overwatch League tab content and unload it from memory.

Bug Fixes

  • Fixed a bug where clicking with the middle mouse button could load content in the wrong place.
  • Fixed a crash that could happen when App played a sound when volume was not set to 100%.

Build 9737

Feature Updates

  • Games can now be launched from the Windows System Tray and Task Bar directly on PCs, and from the Dock on Apple systems.
     
  • We updated components for the Battle.net App:
    • Upgraded Chromium to v62
    • Upgraded Qt to v5.9.3
       
  • Made updates to video playback and decoding components.
     
  • We made some updates to Blizzard Groups and Chats:
    • Added a badge to indicate a message in a group was edited
    • Updated experience for new/empty groups, making it easier for admins to manage them
    • Updated experience for new/empty chats
    • Made back-end improvements and enhancements to the chat system

Bug Fixes

  • Fixed minor bugs and issues

Build 9665

Feature Updates

We made some updates to Blizzard Groups:

  • Channel Notifications can be managed in a group's Notifications Settings window.
  • Messages in Blizzard Group channels can now be edited by their author within 3 minutes of being sent.