Viewer release summaries: week 36

Updates for the week ending: Sunday September 7th, 2014

This summary is published every Monday and is a list of SL viewer / client releases (official and TPV) made during the previous week. When reading it, please note:

  • It is based on my Current Viewer Releases Page, a list of all Second Life viewers and clients that are in popular use (and of which I am aware), and which are recognised as adhering to the TPV Policy. This page includes comprehensive links to download pages, blog notes, release notes, etc., as well as links to any / all reviews of specific viewers / clients made within this blog
  • By its nature, this summary presented here will always be in arrears, please refer to the Current Viewer Release Page for more up-to-date information

Official LL Viewers

  • Current Release: (no change) (download page, release notes)
  • Release channel cohorts (See my notes on manually installing RC viewer versions if you wish to install any release candidate(s) yourself):
    • Maintenance RC viewer released on September 5th – core updates: fixes for inventory and outfit management; appearance editing; group & group ban management; camera controls; multi-grid support for favourites; notifications management; stability, bug and crash fixes (download and release notes)
    • Snowstorm contributions viewer updated to  version on September 5th – core updates: assorted contributed fixes and updates, including the unified snapshot floater, support for ‘older than’ when inventory filtering  (download and release notes)
  • Project viewers:
    • No updates.

LL Viewer Resources

Third-party Viewers


  • CtrlAltStudio released version (Alpha 3) on September 4th – core update: basic UI elements for Oculus DK2 (download and release notes)


  • Cool VL viewer updated on September 6th – Stable release to version and Legacy version – core updates: please refer to the release notes
  • Replex released version 1.0.0 on September 6th – core updates: parity with Singularity 1.8.6 code base; skin updates; Windows 64-bit version supports parcel media  (release notes)
  • Singularity updated on September 4th to version – core updates: customisable toolbar buttons; mini-map updates; emergency teleport; build updates; graphics improvements; group ban support,and much, much more (release notes) – reviewed here

Mobile / Other Clients

  • No updates

Additional TPV Resources

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