TradingView Desktop releases and release notes

July 9th, 2024. Hotfix in version 2.8.1

Bug fixes
  • Fixed an application launch issue that caused the Pine Editor to appear empty and prevented the watchlist from showing up in tabs

July 1st, 2024. New Tab becomes even newer in version 2.8.0

Features and improvements
  • We have revamped the look of the New Tab for a more modern and user-friendly experience, with more focus on the entire family of TradingView products and tools
Bug fixes
  • Fixed the issue with the media permission request when trying to log in to a broker
  • Resolved crashes related to:
    - Render frame was disposed before WebFrameMain could be accessed

June 6th, 2024. Integrated link handling in version 2.7.8

Features and improvements
  • Enabled integrated link handling for all supported locales on Windows (previously available for English locale only). Links to TradingView charts and ideas now bypass the default browser, opening directly within the desktop app for Windows. This change ensures faster access and a more seamless workflow. For more details, please refer to this article.
  • Implemented various under-the-hood improvements to enhance app stability and performance.
Bug fixes
  • Fixed an issue where “out of memory” errors led to app crashes. Now, such errors will only crash the affected tab, leaving the rest of the application unaffected.

May 9th, 2024. Hotfix for layout loading issue in release 2.7.7

Bug fixes
  • Resolved an issue where the last opened layout was incorrectly loaded in all tabs on startup

May 2nd, 2024. Updates and refinements in version 2.7.6

Features and improvements
  • Improved the performance of the autosave feature
  • Market data and pricing pages now open in the browser, not in the app
  • Updated the "Screeners" tile on the New Tab to reflect recent updates to the TradingView Screeners
Bug fixes
  • Resolved an issue where the reCAPTCHA can intervene with some pages loading
  • Fixed a freeze that occurred during the autosave process
  • Addressed an issue where the tab header for the "Something went wrong" page was not updating properly
  • Resolved crashes related to:
    - Local service with contracts [undefined] not registered, and remoting not configured, instance cannot be created
    - Object has been destroyed
    - Error in "apply(..\src\communication\services-host)"

March 13th, 2024. Updates and refinements in version 2.7.5

Features and improvements
  • Revamped the look of the main app menu and theme picker
  • Slightly updated the app icon on Windows
  • "Open link from clipboard" now indicates if a copied link can be opened in the desktop application
  • After a fresh installation, both a chart and a "New tab" are opened automatically
  • Clicking the "Screener" tile on the New tab now opens "Stock Screener 2.0"
Bug fixes
  • Resolved authentication issues with brokers through third-party services such as Google, AppleID, and Facebook
  • Addressed the repeated "permission to window-management" dialog in some brokers' authentication windows
  • Fixed the issue where the last tab in a window wasn't closing properly
  • Resolved focus issues with the search field in the New tab
  • Fixed an issue where tabs lost their Symbol Syncing tag after reopening the application
  • Fixed a bug causing unnecessary page reloads when certain pop-ups appear
  • Resolved crashes related to:
    - "@electron/remote" being disabled for WebContents
    - Assertion failure: "Value is null!"
    - Inability to set properties of undefined objects
    - Objects being destroyed unexpectedly
    - Error in "this.saveChangesDialogSub"
    - A series of individual asserts

February 13th, 2024. Bug fixes and enhancements in version 2.7.4

Features and improvements
  • Clicking on the pop-up download toast now opens the downloaded file's directory
  • The download folder path in the "General" tab of "Settings" can now be clicked to open the folder
  • Added translations for various tab titles
  • Enhanced crash handling mechanisms
  • The application now closes without waiting for all tabs to fully load
Bug fixes
  • Fixed incorrect time display in the economic calendar widget on macOS Sonoma for GMT+8 timezone
  • Windows: Resolved an issue where dragging tabs with the primary right mouse button was not functioning
  • Fixed a bug where a separate tab with PineScript would close despite canceling the closure
  • Addressed the issue of links to broker websites opening in the Desktop app instead of the browser
  • Resolved an issue where the application failed to save the selected audio device
  • Fixed instances where the starting splash screen would freeze

December 21st, 2023. Bug fixes in version 2.7.2

Bug fixes
  • Resolved an issue where symbols from real-time subscriptions didn't restore at app launch
  • Fixed instances where the application failed to detect updates
  • Addressed occurrences of crosshair flickering
  • Corrected a bug where a crashed tab would not reload during an unauthorized session
  • Resolved specific crashes related to:
    - Premature disposal of render frame before accessing WebFrameMain
    - Calling addTab on a window that is being closed

November 22nd, 2023.  Bug fixes and enhancements in version 2.7.1

Features and improvements
  • Added a new toggle to switch the color theme in the Main Menu
  • Windows only: Removed notification badges from the app icon
  • Release notes now open as an independent page
  • The deletion dialog now displays the number of symbols and drawings in the layout being deleted
Bug fixes
  • macOS: Fixed an issue where the fullscreen area at the top of the screen was unresponsive to hovering and clicks
  • Addressed issue where a long, single-word title extended beyond the bounds of the 'Delete Layout' dialog
  • Resolved crashes related to:
    - SimpleURLLoaderWrapper.emit (Node: Domain)
    - Reading properties of null objects
    - TypeError in next() function within src/services/app-events-service
  • macOS: Resolved crash on update from previous version
  • Corrected the tab title for the ETF Heatmap page

November 1st, 2023. Improved performance on Intel MacBooks and bug fixes in version 2.6.3

Features and improvements
  • Optimized resource/energy consumption on MacBooks with the Intel chip
Bug fixes
  • Fixed issue where "Copy image" didn't save the image to the clipboard
  • Corrected time discrepancies for UTC -6 (Mexico) and UTC+3 (Cairo) time zones
  • Resolved crash in IpcPropertyProxy.apply (src/communication/ipc-proxy)

September 19th, 2023. Bug fixes in version 2.6.1

Bug fixes
  • macOS: Issue encountered when continuously holding down a key in Pine Editor and on the chart
  • Crash: Cannot read properties of undefined (reading 'toLowerCase')

September 6th, 2023. In-app proxy settings in version 2.6.0

Features and improvements
  • Added in-app proxy server configuration
  • Introduced the ETF Screener on the "New Tab" page
  • Added option for deleting a layout to the chart layout list on the "New Tab" page
  • Clicking "Update Available" now directs you to the "About" tab within "Settings"
  • Various markup improvements on the "New Tab" page
Bug fixes
  • Sharing to social networks for trading in replay mode doesn't work
  • Incorrect zoom value in the Main menu
  • Reload button overlaps text on "Something Went Wrong" page
  • Markup issues on "Sign In" window
  • Empty tab header after first app launch
  • Crash: Render frame was disposed before WebFrameMain
  • Crash: Object could not be cloned

August 2nd, 2023. Direct opening of TradingView charts and ideas on Windows with version 2.5.0

Features and improvements
  • Integrated link handling: Links to TradingView charts and ideas will now bypass the default browser and open directly within the Desktop app for Windows, ensuring a seamless experience. For more details, please refer to this article.
Bug fixes
  • Symbol syncing couldn't be activated when a chart was accessed from the Overview page.

July 18th, 2023. Bug fixes and minor improvements in version 2.4.1

Features and improvements
  • F5 now reloads tabs on Windows and Linux
  • Authentication errors are now displayed directly on the "Sign-in" window
Bug fixes
  • Color tags for symbol syncing are lost after the app restart
  • Main and context menus don't close with Esc
  • Changing locale doesn’t update UI text in "Settings"
  • Ctrl+, may open two "Settings" windows
  • The "Browse" button in "Settings" may occupy two lines
  • The "Video & Audio" tab in "Settings" is missing the video preview
  • is Dark News favicon not visible on the dark theme and other markup issues
  • Error page lacks favicon and tab title
  • Links open in a new tab instead of the current one
  • Incorrect placeholder in tab title during page load
  • Crash: UserService.doSignIn
  • Crash: addTab called for a window that is being closed
  • Crash: Render frame was disposed of before WebFrameMain could be accessed
  • Crash: this.saveChangesDialogSub(index)
  • Crash: Cannot use 'in' operator to search for 'BitsPerPixel'

June 14th, 2023. New shiny app menus in version 2.4.0

Features and improvements
  • New design of app main menu and tab context menu
  • Pin & Unpin tab feature
  • Better app crash handling
  • Crypto Coins & Stock 2.0 Screeners and Economic Calendar on New tab
  • Markup improvements for the Settings dialog
  • New favicons for products and community pages
Bug fixes
  • Alert notification sound isn’t working in some cases
  • Crash: TypeError TrackableMenuWnd.closeOtherTabsFromMenu(index)
  • Crash: Capturer object disposed

May 10th, 2023. Bug fixes and improvements in version 2.3.4

Features and improvements
  • “Close tabs to the right” in the tab context menu
  • “Settings” appears with the previously chosen item
  • New context menu on New tab
  • Markup improvements for Settings, New tab, and Splash
  • Enabling the setting “Hide tabs in full-screen mode” hides tabs immediately (macOS)
Bug fixes
  • Links from the New tab are opened in the browser only in the English locale
  • The Splash screen still gets stuck in some cases
  • Alert notifications are raised at the app launch
  • Crash: read ENOTCONN
  • Crash: write EPIPE

March 31st, 2023. Fixed app crash on startup in version 2.3.3

Bug fixes
  • Crash: Drag service called before process initialization v.2

March 30th, 2023. Fixed app freezes on startup in version 2.3.2

Bug fixes
  • The Splash screen gets stuck during the app launch

March 28th, 2023.  Fixed conflicting keyboard shortcuts in version 2.3.1

Bug fixes
  • A few app keyboard shortcuts overlap Pine Editor ones

March 28th, 2023. Improvements and bug fixes in version 2.3.0

Features and improvements
  • Expanding the menu on the New tab
  • F1 opens a new tab with a Help Center page on Windows & Linux
  • Improved Autosave and “Close tab?” dialogs
  • Minor onboarding improvements
  • The “Clear cache” button removes both the app and brokers cache
Bug fixes
  • Windows only: “Share the screen” doesn’t show app windows
  • Double-clicking the “Close tab” button opens a new tab
  • Crash when the system Downloads folder is unavailable
  • Windows only: tab dragging is not working after changing the mouse primary button
  • Crash TypeError: Cannot set properties of undefined (setting ‘offset’)
  • Crash TypeError: Object has been destroyed
  • All community links opening in the browser in English
  • Broken link in sharing via Twitter
  • Issues with “systeminformation” library

February 17th, 2023. Fixed app crash on older versions of macOS in version 2.2.1

This update is available for Mac only.

Bug fixes
  • App crashes on High Sierra and Mojave systems

February 16th, 2023. Onboarding for new users and other improvements in version 2.2.0

Features and improvements
  • App onboarding for new users
  • Checking/clearing favorite flags for layouts on the New tab
Bug fixes
  • Alert sound continues playing after closing pop-up notification
  • Heatmaps not saving filters after the app restart
  • Crash: ChangeTab called for a window that is being closed

February 2nd, 2023. Improvements and bug fixes in version 2.1.0

Features and improvements
  • The Quit app button replaces the red cross on the top right when multiple app windows open on Windows and Linux
  • Replaced Snaps & Ideas tiles with Community on the New tab
  • Refreshed “Close/Reload tab” dialogs
  • New tab tooltips
Bug fixes
  • macOS: Ctrl+N not moving the cursor to the next line in the Pine Editor
  • Permission request appearing on opening Binance and BingX authentication
  • No translation in the “Close tab” dialog
  • Windows 11: issue with the focus switching between apps
  • Crash: Drag service called before process initialization
  • Crash: TypeError. Object has been destroyed
  • Linux: Non-default display scaling breaks Settings layout

December 23rd, 2022. Hotfix for Tab Linking in version 2.0.1

Bug fixes
  • Single-chart tab receiving the wrong symbol if linked to multi-chart tab

December 21st, 2022. In-app volume control and lots of improvements in version 2.0.0

Features and improvements
  • In-app volume control for alert sounds
  • TradingView logo on New tab (clickable!)
  • Settings and Help icons on the New tab
  • New splash screens
  • Electron 21.3.0
  • Tooltip improvements and fixes
  • New app crash dialog
Bug fixes
  • RTL issues on Settings
  • New tab page layout issues in different locales
  • Autosave dialog layout issues
  • Toast message layout issues
  • Bitstamp authentication requesting background fetch permission
  • The detached tab was restored in its original window after reopening the closed tab
  • The wrong symbol restored on the multi-layout chart
  • Under-the-hood issues found in 1.0.17
  • Autofill opening Symbol search
  • Tab title appearing with only symbol name after app restart
  • House Rules page ignoring app locale
  • A new window opened in a smaller size when Settings on the screen
  • Ideas with different locales cannot be opened
  • Tools cannot be opened on the New tab when the app window is small
  • Popups not moving with the main window
  • Blinking symbol logo on the app start on macOS
  • Tabs getting hung when drag-and-dropping fast
  • Minimize button not minimizing window in full screen

October 26th, 2022. Autosave and enhanced performance in version 1.0.17

Features and improvements
  • The app saves changes made on charts automatically when quitting
  • Enhanced performance when crosshair sync on
  • New tab: Smoother and faster loading
  • ⌘+⌥+←/→ to switch tabs on macOS
  • New Electron
  • New naming for Screener and News
  • New icons for Screeners/Heatmaps/News/Snaps
  • Social media links to be opened in the browser
Bug fixes
  • Simultaneous playing of alert sounds
  • Window not switching from maximized state to regular on macOS
  • Non-chart pages going mad after several theme changes
  • Cmd+Tab switching not giving application focus
  • Dragging is not working while the tab is loading
  • Restoring the tab with the chart opens a New tab
  • No tab title for the new layout
  • No translation for Screener/Heatmap tab titles
  • Window not restored in maximized state after quitting app when in fullscreen
  • The inactive window cannot be attached to another one
  • Arabic text is not right-aligned
  • The window not switching to fullscreen if Maximize was pressed before
  • “Open link in new tab” opens a new window
  • Feedback: Windows notifications appear delayed
  • The window is not restored in fullscreen after restarting
  • Images not opened through “Open link from clipboard”
  • Something went wrong with the “Something went wrong” page
  • Tab not switching to profile locale after factory reset→sign in
  • New tab: “Make a copy” disappearing after pressing Ctrl
  • The tab bar appearing stops the idea recording
  • Tab bar not appearing in fullscreen
  • New tab refreshing twice on changing locale
  • Wrong navigation on News
  • Scrolling breaks page makeup on Snaps & Markets

September 15th, 2022. Bug fixes and small improvements in version 1.0.16

Features and improvements
  • Improved keyboard navigation in dialog boxes
  • New app menu icon & updated menu contents
  • Replaced Snaps with Ideas on the New tab for non-English locales
  • Increased initial size of the app window
Bug fixes
  • Autoupdate: Tabs not restored after restart if the app was updated
  • The caption of system theme option overlapping element borders
  • No translation in Settings
  • The “Sign in” dialog not opening if previously closed by Enter
  • Scale changing after Ctrl+LCM a link on New tab
  • Settings: button Relaunch flickering
  • Again ▢ on tab bar
  • Logs: Error when cursor moved outside app window
  • Logs: Errors during login with 2FA

August 17th, 2022. Screener, Heatmap, News, and Snaps are now in TradingView Desktop with version 1.0.15

Features and improvements
  • Tiles for screeners, heatmaps, breaking news, and snaps on new tab
  • Keyboard navigation in Settings
Bug fixes
  • App not restoring all windows after the update
  • Tab linking between chart and screener is not working
  • Credentials not saved for Tradier and Dorman Trading & other Auto-fill issues
  • Symbol/interval replaced with ones from the previous layout when switching layout in tab
  • The wrong font in the search bar on the New tab & no character limit
  • Changing locale reverting Zoom setting
  • Tab bar not appearing when scaling is not default on Linux
  • The detached tab overlapped with system buttons when dragging it on macOS
  • Closing alert popup not stopping its sound on Linux
  • Button Browse jumping up on tab switching in Settings
  • Checkboxes flickering in Settings
  • Color theme options do not look good with AR & HE locales in Settings

August 4th, 2022. Fixed issue with broken sign-in for Korean users in version 1.0.14

Bug fixes
  • Authentication through a browser is not working if Windows UI set to Korean
  • Permission request appearing on opening OLX authentication

July 29th, 2022. Fixed issue when multi-chart layout appeared with a single chart. Version 1.0.13

Bug fixes
  • Multi-chart layout appearing with a single chart

July 27th, 2022. Symbols and intervals are now restored for multi-chart layouts, too, in version 1.0.12

Features and improvements
  • App restores symbols/intervals on tabs with the multi-chart layout
  • New About with a check for available app updates and the option to start the update manually
  • The fresh look of the Layout list on the New tab
  • The “New window” button on tab bar
  • Revised theme switcher in Settings
  • The app follows the system locale until signed in
  • Settings & New tab support RTL locales (AR and HE)
  • Show the ticker and layout name on the window title
Bug fixes
  • credentials not saved
  • Saved credentials appearing above the input box
  • Factory reset not clearing saved broker credentials
  • App minimizes when hovering over tabs
  • Closing alert on Triggered Alerts popup closes all alerts
  • Keyboard shortcuts are not working with the Colemak layout
  • App not restoring tickers if too many tabs
  • Settings jumping to center when appearing
  • The unnecessary scrollbar on the dialog “Share screen”
  • Ctrl+<click> opening chart in the same tab
  • Ctrl+<Numpad number> not switching to the selected tab
  • Period key opens Symbol Search not Load layout
  • The active tab is not updated after deleting the layout
  • No checkbox "Sync crosshair across windows" in Settings on Linux
  • Small but annoying ■ on a hovered inactive tab
  • The zoom tooltip not closing after moving the window
  • Settings not closing when clicking House rules or Notices & Ackn.
  • Drop-downs not closed by clicking the arrow
  • Bleached app icon on Apps & features list (Windows)
  • Dialogs blinking on Linux
  • Duplicating the New tab opening tab with the wrong title
  • Too bright separator on dialog “Sign in” on Macs with retina

July 4th, 2022. Bug fixes and small improvements in version 1.0.11

Features and improvements
  • Theme switcher on the app menu
  • “Color theme…” item on the burger menu to call app settings
  • Move “Settings…” higher on the app menu
  • Rename the default theme option to “Use system setting”
  • The “File is saved” toast should disappear faster
  • Ctrl/Cmd+S to save snapshot opened in new tab
Bug fixes
  • Change Interval appears instead of Symbol Search when pressing a letter key
  • The app switches virtual desktops by hovering over tabs on macOS
  • Crash on fullscreen window close
  • Crash on new tab creation in an anonymous session
  • Fullscreen is not activated by pressing F11 once
  • The app closes when an unregistered user opens a new window
  • Settings only appear on the main display
  • Settings appear partially off-screen
  • Alert popup keeps showing after closing the system notification
  • Num lock keys not working as numbers in keyboard shortcuts

June 20th, 2022. Automatic theme mode and custom tab titles in version 1.0.10

Features and improvements
  • Automatic theme mode and in-app theme setting
  • Customizable tab titles
  • Setting for enabling/disabling crosshair sync across app windows
  • Renew Settings UI
  • Improvements to the tab bar in fullscreen mode on Windows
  • Restore symbol, watchlist & color tag on tab reopening
Bug fixes
  • The new tab should appear rightmost
  • Autofill: Saxo broker credentials not saved
  • The tab bar hides on the opening context menu when in fullscreen
  • File saved toast message not translated
  • The browse button in Settings goes ▢ for JP and CN
  • A reopened window appears behind the current window on Linux
  • The tab bar appears after switching tabs in fullscreen on macOS
  • Ctrl+click opens the layout in the current tab
  • Tab flickers on dragging
  • The sound keeps playing after closing the window

May 25th, 2022. Restoring watchlists in tabs and enhanced full-screen mode in versions 1.0.8 and 1.0.9

This update has version number 1.0.8 for Mac&Linux and 1.0.9 for Windows.

Features and improvements
  • Restore watchlists in tabs at the app startup
  • Show the tab bar in full screen on Windows
  • Open TradingView links from the clipboard
  • Shortcut Ctrl/Cmd+, for Settings
  • Custom vertical scroll for non-chart pages on Windows
  • Update to Electron 18
  • New tab: Ctrl/Cmd+<click> to load layout in the background
  • New tab: Reduce tabs jumping on selecting a layout
Bug fixes
  • Crash due to memory leak (new Electron required)
  • App processes are not killed after quitting the app
  • No “Open link in a new window" on the context menu for free users
  • Windows taskbar does not appear when the app is in fullscreen
  • Tab bar delayed appearance after quitting fullscreen