SharkyScanner

SharkyScanner

SharkyScanner 1.1.18

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  • Fixed (1.1.17 version bug): wrong unregistrations
  • Ability to disable certain tournament limitations
  • Minor UI changes
  • Minor errors fixed

1.1.18

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  • Fixed (1.1.17 version bug): wrong unregistrations
  • Ability to disable certain tournament limitations
  • Minor UI changes
  • Minor errors fixed

1.1.17

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  • Fixed (1.1.16 version bug): most of the advanced options reset after update
  • Fixed: auto-unregistering from tournaments found in empty tables and pursuit modes if they don't meet player category conditions
  • Fixed: waiting for color labels reload even if they don't matter
  • Fixed: registration counter is not decremented if registration was closed
  • Fixed: cannot scan in “Combo View” if type list and tournament list are the same size
  • Fixed: marked players are falsely treated as wanted or unwanted if there's a lowercase/capital letters mismatch in their nicknames
  • Fixed: session game counter is not incremented on rematch
  • Fixed: SharkyScanner may crash during the scan on certain program settings
  • PokerStars.CZ client support
  • Unregister from all tournaments feature
  • “Priorities” options page
  • New variable “Registered” and functions “Minimum enrolled”, “Maximum enrolled”, “Least number of registrations”, “Most number of registrations” in criteria
  • “Any currency” option for buy-in in tournament limitations
  • Presets for 32 players HU SNG, 8-max, 12 players 6-max, 16 players 4-max, 18 players 6-max, 90 players 9-max, 180 players 9-max, 360 players 9-max and 990 players 9-max tournaments
  • Better user interface appearance on high DPI displays
  • Minor errors fixed

1.1.16

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  • Fixed (1.1.15 version bug): auto-registration doesn't work if buy-in dialog is not disabled in client settings
  • Fixed (1.1.15 version bug): incorrect counting of registrations
  • Fixed: SharkyScanner crashes when trying to create custom SharkScope stat
  • Fixed: player classes are not saved
  • Functions “Tournament description” and “Time” in criteria
  • Chico, Europe-Bet and PokerDom networks in manual player search
  • More user-friendly interface for building formulas
  • Minor errors fixed

1.1.15

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  • Fixed: SharkyScanner may crash during the scan if unknown players are treated as wanted
  • Fixed: incorrect counting of unlabeled players if they are treated as wanted or unwanted
  • Fixed: automatic unregistration doesn't work properly
  • Fixed: keeps finding suitable tournaments even when table limit is reached
  • Fixed: auto-registration doesn't work if player list is not required by player category conditions
  • Fixed: stops scanning if SharkScope search threshold is reached
  • Fixed: “xptables” function works improperly
  • Fixed: losing table focus during auto-registration
  • Fixed: SharkyScanner may occasionally crash when you enter poker client options
  • Fixed: SharkyScanner crashes when trying to log in with non-Latin characters in login/password
  • PokerStars.SOCHI client support
  • SharkScope stats “Av. duration” and “Achievement points”
  • Automatic player selection in HUD on selection change at a table
  • Now stats are not removed from the local database if a player got blocked at SharkScope
  • Now reset stats do not overwrite previous data unless the new sample is bigger or reaches at least 1000 games
  • Minor errors fixed

1.1.14

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  • Fixed (1.1.13 version bug): SharkyScanner may crash if SharkScope function is enabled

1.1.13

  • Fixed (1.1.12 version bug): no notification if auto-registration is on
  • Fixed: unable to scan certain PokerStars and FullTilt clients after 2017.03.07 update
  • Fixed: may work improperly in “Combo View” and “Group View”
  • Fixed: incorrect counting of open tables if “Show Upcoming Only” lobby option is disabled
  • Fixed: always showing currency rates at startup in Russian language interface
  • Fixed: losing table focus while auto-browsing tournament list
  • New variables “Table limit”, “Session games”, “Session game limit”, “Session duration, min”, “Maximum session duration, min” and function “Number of available tables” in criteria
  • Ability to specify different SharkScope filters in copied stats format
  • Function name “xtables” changed to “xptables”
  • Minor errors fixed

1.1.12

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  • Fixed (1.1.10 version bug): SharkyScanner crashes on “Quit” button click in the authentication window
  • Fixed (1.1.10 version bug): incorrect evaluation of easy/tough opponent formula if it contains “TABLES” variable
  • Fixed: improper SharkScope filter may be used to display player's stats in HUD
  • Fixed: incorrect automatic unregistrations if using variables “TABLES”, “TOTBIUSD”, “AVBIUSD” or “xtables” in criteria for player categories
  • Fixed: incorrect counting of open tables when closing detached chat window
  • Fixed: HUD is not displayed for small tables
  • Fixed: hotkey “Player: search in client” doesn't work
  • New variables “Labeled players”, “Unlabeled players” and function “Number of certain labels” in criteria for player categories
  • Minor errors fixed

1.1.11

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  • Fixed (1.1.10 version bug): some tables are neither detected nor counted
  • Fixed: full tournaments are treated as suitable if they meet conditions in player categories
  • Minor errors fixed

1.1.10

  • Fixed: settings for easy opponents and wanted players are not saved if accessed through the information about selected scan modes in the main window
  • Fixed: incorrect counting of open tables if playing Beat The Clock tournaments
  • Fixed: incorrect counting of open tables if client language is Japanese or Chinese
  • Fixed: player notes editor doesn't show up if you open it during the scan
  • Fixed: SharkyScanner crashes if names of note files contain non-Latin characters
  • Client option “Don't scan during the break time”
  • “Always show session progress” option at the “User interface” page
  • Now player list is not requested if it's not needed by conditions in player categories
  • “Min. number of suitable players” parameter at the “Player categories” page is now optional
  • Poker client settings and note files are included into backup
  • Minor errors fixed

1.1.09

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  • Fixed (1.1.07 version bug): option “Don't gather stats when the table limit is reached” at the “Search saving mode” page doesn't work
  • Fixed: unable to scan if client language is Spanish, Estonian, French, Portuguese, Japanese, or Chinese
  • Fixed: SharkyScanner doesn't work properly with nicknames that contain Unicode characters
  • Minor errors fixed

1.1.08

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  • Fixed (1.1.07 version bug): poker client may crash on scan start
  • Fixed (1.1.07 version bug): HUD may stop showing up if auto-browsing is turned on
  • Fixed (1.1.07 version bug): false unregistrations from tournaments
  • Fixed: player number settings are limited to 44 players
  • Fixed: SharkyScanner crashes when trying to add a SharkScope player class
  • Minor errors fixed

1.1.07

  • Fixed: when auto-browsing, some tables may be skipped (while The Deal Jackpot counter is being updated)
  • Fixed: automatic update of outdated stats doesn't work properly if HUD is used
  • PokerStars.PT client support
  • Automatic unregistration from unsuitable tournaments
  • Option “Don't browse tournament list automatically if mouse cursor is close to the registration button” at the “Safety” page
  • Minor errors fixed

1.1.06

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  • Fixed: new color labels assigned during the scan are not taken into consideration
  • Fixed: table hangs if you select “Edit Player Note Labels...” in popup menu
  • Fixed: incorrect counting of registrations when playing Spin & Go tournaments
  • Fixed: SharkyScanner fails to scan tournaments with more than 50 enrolled players
  • Fixed: cannot use non-Latin and non-alphanumeric characters in names of SharkScope filters and player classes
  • Fixed: embedded SharkyScanner window may be hidden behind client lobby
  • Fixed: tournament limitations may work improperly
  • Fixed: low traffic mode is deactivated even if auto-registration has failed
  • Fixed: SharkyScanner may crash while scanning lobby in Ukrainian language
  • Fixed: SharkyScanner may crash when trying to save client options
  • Ability to determine player's strength using multiple SharkScope filters at once (BETA)
  • Faster manual search in database
  • Option “Stop scanning if not many searches left” at the “Safety” page replaced with “Don't use SharkScope if few searches remaining”
  • Minor errors fixed

1.1.05

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  • Fixed: “Low System Resources” error message in poker client after scanning long
  • Fixed (1.1.03 version bug): poker client may crash on table opening
  • Option “Load filters and player classes that were not created in this application” at the “SharkScope” page
  • Minor errors fixed

1.1.04

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  • Fixed (1.1.03 version bug): “SharkyScanner is unable to continue scanning” error message at scan start on some systems

1.1.03

  • Mandatory update due to critical client-side changes
  • Fixed: “SharkScope server closed session for some reason” error message
  • Fixed: stealing focus from table occasionally
  • Fixed: auto-browsing may stop for a while after auto-registration attempt
  • Fixed: tournament info is not updated after you disable auto-browsing
  • Fixed: poker client may hang during the scan if certain client dialogs are open
  • Fixed: number of games in a session is counted improperly
  • Fixed (1.1.01 version bug): manual player search doesn't work properly
  • Fixed (1.1.01 version bug): registration hotkey doesn't work
  • Downloading of patched settings from server
  • New variables “Easy opponents”, “Tough opponents”, “Wanted players”, “Unwanted players”, “Total buy-in, $”, “Average buy-in, $”, “Low traffic” as well as function “Number of certain tables” in criteria
  • Reconnection to SharkScope server without restarting SharkyScanner (if SharkScope server closed session)
  • Minor errors fixed

1.1.02

  • Fixed: “Treat tough opponents as unsuitable” option at the “Tough opponents” page is inactive
  • Fixed: SharkyScanner sometimes crashes on “OK” button click
  • Fixed (1.1.01 version bug): poker client may crash under certain circumstances
  • Fixed (1.1.01 version bug): high CPU load after detection of poker client
  • Fixed (1.1.01 version bug): incorrect error message when logging in
  • Minor errors fixed

1.1.01

  • Fixed: registration counter is sometimes incremented by one with no reason
  • Fixed: tournament limitation settings may reset after program restart
  • Fixed: bugs when working with multiple running poker clients
  • Fixed: some options at the “User interface” page are not saved
  • “Combo View” and “Group View” support (BETA)
  • New variables “Buy-in value” and “Buy-in currency” in criteria
  • “Minimize lobby on table limit” and “Auto-reset session data on exit” options at the “Session” page
  • Selective auto-registration (new option in tournament constraints at the “Tournaments” page)
  • Tournament ignore (through player's menu or using hotkey)
  • Configurable action for double click on player/stats (at the “User interface” page)
  • PokerStars.SH client support
  • Variable name “BUYIN” changed to “BIUSD”
  • More convenient representation of SharkScope stats reset date
  • Minor errors fixed

1.0.98

  • PokerStars.RO client support

1.0.97

  • Fixed: tables in poker client start lagging hard when you reach table limit
  • Fixed: “Min. number of enrolled players” parameter is taken into consideration even if “Advanced settings” are used at the “Player categories” page
  • Fixed: never-ending stat requests for nonexistent players
  • Fixed: filter binding works improperly in HUD sometimes
  • Fixed (1.0.95 version bug): poker client may sometimes crash during the scan
  • 888Poker.es and ActiveGames.it networks in manual player search
  • HUD works on cash tables now
  • Minor UI changes
  • Minor errors fixed

1.0.96

  • Fixed: slow recognition of player list in latest poker client versions
  • “Disable auto-registration if AFK” option at the “Safety” (former “Stop conditions”) page
  • Nickname removed from stats table in HUD
  • Minor errors fixed

1.0.95

  • Fixed (1.0.94 version bug): auto-registration doesn't work for empty tables

1.0.94

  • Fixed: scan may freeze occasionally
  • Fixed: SharkyScanner may crash due to poor internet connection
  • Fixed: main window of SharkyScanner and poker client lobby don't show up on a suitable tournament spotting occasionally
  • Fixed: poker client hangs when you open a table during the scan (Windows XP)
  • Fixed: main window and HUD windows are not displayed properly on some systems
  • Fixed: hotkeys do not work in client and other windows under Windows XP and Vista
  • Fixed: SharkyScanner may hang if you use keyboard to select an option in the Configuration Wizard
  • Fixed: SharkyScanner doesn't work properly if poker client is running in compatibility mode for Windows XP
  • Fixed: player list is not recognized in some tournaments
  • Fixed: Escape key doesn't open previous page in the Configuration Wizard
  • Title bar removed from HUD (drag stats table to change HUD position)
  • Minor errors fixed

1.0.93

  • Faster and more accurate scan without OCR (now lobby can be overlapped and moved off-screen while being scanned)
  • Much less CPU usage while scanning
  • Fixed: StarsCoin tournaments are not recognized in recent client versions
  • Fixed: SharkyScanner waits for players list when searching for empty tables only
  • Fixed: options page disappears if you press Escape
  • Fixed: some advanced options cannot be saved
  • Fixed: client icon is not displayed for Full Tilt
  • “Show poker client lobby” option at the “Notification” page
  • Adjustable pause on a spotted tournament notification
  • Minor errors fixed

1.0.92

  • Fixed (1.0.91 version bug): SharkyScanner hangs after detection of a poker client (Windows XP)
  • Reduced size of application components
  • Minor errors fixed

1.0.91

  • Mandatory update due to critical client-side fixes
  • Fixed: SharkyScanner may crash while starting the scan (Russian language interface only) or creating a bug report
  • Fixed: SharkyScanner crashes when you change the name of a bound filter
  • Minor errors fixed

1.0.90

  • Fixed (1.0.89 version bug): SharkyScanner may crash while creating backup

1.0.89

  • Fixed (1.0.88 version bug): SharkyScanner may crash while scanning
  • Fixed (1.0.87 version bug): most of hotkeys do not work if not supposed to work in other windows
  • Fixed: hotkeys do not work in other windows sometimes
  • Fixed: SharkyScanner may rarely crash at startup
  • Fixed: SharkyScanner freezes on scan start if there are too many unsaved automatically assigned color labels
  • Independent HUD arrangement for different tables (“Independent HUD binding” option at the “User interface” page)
  • PokerStars.NJ client support
  • Minor errors fixed

1.0.88

  • Full Tilt client support
  • Fixed: switching modes doesn't work during the scan
  • Fixed: modes are not switched by hotkeys
  • Fixed: number of played tables may become incorrect when closing tournament lobby
  • Hotkey for showing/hiding HUD
  • “Minimize on auto-browsing” option at the “User interface” page
  • Minor errors fixed

1.0.87

  • Mandatory update due to server-side changes
  • Fixed: auto-registration to empty tables may not work occasionally
  • Fixed: suitable tournaments may be skipped if the “Skipped unchanged tournaments” option is enabled
  • “Show scan mode in HUD” option at the “User interface” page
  • “Show main window” option at the “Notification” page
  • Minor errors fixed

1.0.86

  • Mandatory update due to server-side changes
  • Minor errors fixed

1.0.85

  • Fixed (1.0.84 version bug): SharkyScanner crashes at startup if found an update
  • Fixed (1.0.84 version bug): SharkyScanner crashes when you click “Reset”/“Defaults” in the “Options” window
  • Fixed: crash in the Configuration Wizard if the number of unknown players is specified
  • Fixed: profit graph in the “Player search” window may sometimes be unavailable
  • “Minimize if table limit is reached” option at the “User interface” page
  • Autocomplete in drop-down lists
  • Minor errors fixed

1.0.84

  • Some icons removed from the HUD to fit PokerStars Terms of Service
  • Fixed: some tournament limitations may not work
  • Fixed: hotkeys stop working after saving settings
  • Fixed: a hotkey is not saved if it was reset before
  • Fixed: “Always on top” option doesn't work sometimes
  • “Fine-tune” in the Configuration Wizard
  • Hotkeys for switching modes and “Low traffic hours” policy
  • Automatic data backup
  • Automatic restart of hung poker client
  • Mode switching is now available without stopping the scan
  • Improved Configuration Wizard
  • Minor errors fixed

1.0.83

  • Fixed: SharkyScanner may crash under certain circumstances
  • Fixed: broken interface at the “Hotkeys” options page
  • Fixed: sometimes filter binding doesn't work for HUD
  • Fixed: suitable tournaments are not spotted if “Skip unchanged tournaments” option is enabled
  • Fixed: incorrect counting of played tables when opening/closing other tables of the same multi-table tournament
  • “Tournaments” options page (replaced “Buy-ins” page)
  • New variables “Speed” and “Number of tables” in criteria
  • Speed constraint for filter binding
  • WPN and 888(NJ) networks in manual player search
  • Ability to unassign hotkeys
  • Minor errors fixed

1.0.82

  • StarsCoin tournaments are now recognized by SharkyScanner
  • Fixed: incorrect counting of registrations in Spin & Go tournaments
  • Fixed: SharkyScanner crashes when double-clicking stats in the “Player search” window
  • Hotkeys
  • Ability to restore default settings on particular pages
  • Minor errors fixed

1.0.81

  • Fixed: “Start” button stays inactive if failed to start the scan due to configuration error
  • Minor errors fixed

1.0.80

  • Fixed: auto-browsing doesn't work if no SharkScope searches left and certain options are enabled
  • Fixed: cannot detect PokerStars client on some systems and when using certain client languages
  • Fixed: SharkyScanner may sometimes hang on scan stop
  • Fixed: players list is not recognized for some satellites
  • Automated creation of color labels
  • “Custom stats” options page
  • “Skip unchanged tournaments” option on the “Automation” options page
  • Less CPU usage
  • Minor errors fixed

1.0.79

  • Fixed (1.0.78 version bug): PokerStars client hangs during auto-registration

1.0.78

  • Fixed (1.0.77 version bug): PokerStars client may crash if you press “Start” and “Stop” buttons too often
  • Fixed: SharkyScanner may freeze on scan stop
  • Fixed: SharkyScanner may crash on bug report creation
  • Minor errors fixed

1.0.77

  • Fixed: wrong symbols in the lobby during the scan
  • Fixed: tournaments are not examined for suitability under certain circumstances
  • Fixed: automatic stats update doesn't work properly
  • Fixed: sometimes HUD doesn't show up if lobby is overlapped
  • Fixed: players with single quotes in their names are not saved in local database
  • Minor errors fixed

1.0.76

  • Fixed: SharkyScanner crashes after PokerStars client update on September 9th-10th
  • Fixed: SharkyScanner may crash under certain circumstances
  • Minor errors fixed

1.0.75

  • Fixed: automated tournament list browsing doesn't work under Windows 10
  • Minor errors fixed

1.0.74

  • Fixed (1.0.72 version bug): SharkyScanner may freeze for 10 seconds while scanning
  • Fixed: 1000 and higher FPP buy-ins are not recognized
  • Fixed: SharkyScanner hangs on resuming after hibernation/sleep mode
  • Fixed: previously closed HUD windows show up after scan restart
  • Faster caching of client data
  • Minor errors fixed

1.0.73

  • Fixed (1.0.72 version bug): open tables are not counted after scan restart
  • Ability to set stats update interval depending on number of games
  • Minor errors fixed

1.0.72

  • Ability to set different criteria for different kinds of tournaments depending on table size and buy-in level (“Maximum entrants” and “Buy-in” variables can now be used in criteria for easy/tough players)
  • Ability to bind SharkScope filters to different kinds of tournaments (on the “Filters” options page)
  • Faster automatic tournament list browsing and recognition of player list
  • Fixed: HUD ceases to show up at some point
  • Fixed: if HUD failed to show up at least once, SharkyScanner have to be restarted to make it work again
  • Fixed: SharkyScanner crashes when trying to save a SharkScope filter that contains “Player class” constraint
  • Fixed: SharkyScanner crashes after configuration file import
  • “If found a game using an additional mode” option on the “Low traffic hours” options page
  • New option “Ignore this player” in player's menu
  • Better user interface appearance on high DPI displays
  • Minor errors fixed

1.0.71

  • Fixed (1.0.70 version bug): impossible to start the scan on some systems (“CH1” and “CC1” error messages)

1.0.70

  • Fixed: if automatic browsing is on, PokerStars keyboard shortcuts are activated sometimes when typing notes
  • Fixed: SharkyScanner may crash when changing the size of a HUD window
  • Fixed: number of games in a session is not increased
  • Fixed: wrong counting of wanted/unwanted players specified in SharkyScanner options
  • Fixed: “Resume in” option at the “Automation” page doesn't work properly
  • Fixed: incorrect counting of registrations on some PokerStars client configurations
  • Fixed (1.0.69 version bug): SharkyScanner crashes after a manual search of a player on all poker networks
  • Improved match check for criteria using absent stats (for example, now “ITM<50 or GAMES==0” condition is satisfied for zero games stats, even though ITM is unknown)
  • Minor errors fixed

1.0.69

  • Rebuy and FPP tournaments are now recognized by SharkyScanner (no buy-in limit for FPP tournaments)
  • Fixed: SharkyScanner crashes when embedding it into PokerStars .BE, .BG, .DK, .EE, .ES, .EU, .FR, .IT and .UK clients
  • Fixed: tournaments with euro buy-ins are not recognized under Windows 8.1
  • Fixed: “If the table limit is reached” and “If found a game in a primary mode” options on the “Low traffic hours” options page are reset on program restart
  • Fixed: nickname correction doesn't work
  • Fixed: SharkyScanner crashes when pressing Enter in input field at the “Advanced options” page
  • Fixed (1.0.68 version issue): SharkyScanner may not run under Windows XP
  • Logical “not” (or “!”) operator can now be used in criteria formulas
  • “Average players” (not categorized as suitable/unsuitable) variable in criteria for player categories
  • New option at the “Automation” options page
  • Reduced CPU load
  • Increased database performance
  • Profit graphs are moved from graphs folder into database file sharky.sdb
  • Minor errors fixed

1.0.68

  • Fixed: HUD cease to show up sometimes
  • Fixed: HUD windows, profit graph windows and manual search dialog are no longer minimized along with the main window
  • Fixed: incorrect counting of registrations after manual registration and scan restart
  • Fixed: HUD fails to display for Spin & Go tables
  • New option at the “Automation” options page
  • “Buy-ins” options page
  • SharkyScanner is now restarted automatically on resuming after hibernation/sleep mode
  • Minor errors fixed

1.0.67

  • Fixed: tournament list in the old PokerStars v6 client is not recognized if it has scrollbar
  • Fixed: auto-browsing doesn't work if no SharkScope searches left and at least one of the following options is enabled: “Scan / Always wait for players' stats”, “Automation / Wait for players' stats”
  • Fixed (1.0.66 version bug): “No label” option in the “PokerStars options” window is unticked on program restart
  • “Check for missed updates” button at the “Updates” options page
  • Minor errors fixed

1.0.66

  • Support for the old PokerStars v6 client is resumed
  • ClearType font smoothing is no longer disabled for PokerStars v6 client
  • Fixed: automatic registrations over table limit when searching for empty tables
  • Fixed (1.0.65 version bug): “Start” button remains inactive sometimes after scan is stopped
  • Fixed (1.0.65 version bug): “No label” option in the “PokerStars options” window is unticked on program restart
  • Minor errors fixed

1.0.65

  • Some changes in order to prevent PokerStars client from crashing during auto-registration
  • Fixed: automatic browsing interrupts sometimes if the “Always wait for players stats” option on the “Scan” page is enabled
  • Now closed HUD can be restored through the player's menu (right-click on any player's seat)
  • Minor errors fixed

1.0.64

  • Fixed (1.0.61 version bug): SharkyScanner crashes when changing SharkScope filter during the scan
  • Fixed (1.0.61 version bug): SharkyScanner crashes when clicking the “Select” button in the “Poker client” window
  • Fixed (1.0.61 version bug): SharkyScanner crashes when clicking up and down arrow buttons on the “Displayed stats” options page
  • Fixed (1.0.60 version bug): SharkyScanner crashes when clicking the “Save” button in the “SharkScope filter options” window

1.0.63

  • Fixed (1.0.61 version bug): “Failed to register: no registration button” message

1.0.62

  • Fixed (1.0.61 version bug): SharkyScanner crashes during client initialization

1.0.61

  • Fixed: incorrect counting of registrations when registering manually
  • Fixed: date and time of outdated stats are not rewritten after stats update (results in SharkScope searches leak)
  • Client crash report is now sent automatically (“client.crash_auto_report” parameter at the “Advanced options” page)
  • Automated bug report creation on application hangs (“wdt.bug_report” parameter at the “Advanced options” page)
  • Faster client detection
  • Now remembering recent player and his stats in manual search
  • Minor errors fixed

1.0.60

  • Fixed: incorrect open tables counting when registering manually
  • Fixed: number of tables decreases when closing another's table of a tournament you're participating in
  • Fixed: displayed stats settings are not saved properly when using Russian-language interface
  • Fixed: session settings reset if “Set game number limit” and “Set duration limit” options are ticked
  • Fixed: doesn't scan after reconnection
  • Tooltips (can be enabled/disabled on the “User interface” options page)
  • “HUD is always on top” option on the “User interface” options page
  • Minor errors fixed

1.0.59

  • Fixed: incorrect tables/registrations counting
  • Fixed: “OK button not found” message during auto-registration
  • Fixed: “mess” in the PokerStars lobby while scanning (under Windows XP)
  • Probably fixed: rare bug crashing SharkyScanner during configuration recording
  • Minor errors fixed

1.0.58

  • Fixed: PokerStars client hangs on HU rematch

1.0.57

  • Fixed: “PokerStars client has been changed” message constantly appears if selected language in client is not English (PokerStars v7)
  • Fixed: unreadable text in tournament list during the scan if selected language in client is not English (PokerStars v7)
  • “Wait for players' stats” option on the “Automation” options page
  • Minor errors fixed

1.0.56

  • Fixed: euro-tables are skipped during the scan (in PokerStars v7 client)
  • Fixed (1.0.54 version bug): slow automatic browsing
  • Faster spotting of suitable tournaments in manual browsing mode
  • Minor errors fixed

1.0.55

  • Fixed: SharkyScanner fails to recognize text in lobby under Windows 8.1
  • Fixed: SharkyScanner crashes when trying to embed into PokerStars v7 client
  • “Updates” options page

1.0.54

  • Fixed (1.0.53 version bug): SharkyScanner fails to recognize text in lobby if ClearType is turned on
  • Improved logics for automatic browsing

1.0.53

  • Fixed (1.0.52 version bug): SharkyScanner crashes when trying to save settings
  • ClearType is now disabled only while scanning
  • PokerStars v7 client support (BETA)
  • Minor errors fixed

1.0.52

  • Fixed: unable to log in with a free trial subscription under Windows XP and Windows Vista
  • Fixed: SharkyScanner crashes when clicking the “Add” button on the “Stat highlighting” options page
  • Russian language interface
  • New options at the “Search saving mode” options page
  • Help icon in the authentication window
  • Update icon in the HUD window
  • Minor errors fixed

1.0.51

  • Fixed: SharkyScanner crashes when clicking the “Save” button in the “PokerStars options” window
  • Fixed: SharkyScanner crashes when pressing Enter in the player's name input field of the “Player search” window
  • PokerStars.BG and PokerStars.UK clients are supported now
  • Minor errors fixed

1.0.50

  • Fixed: SharkScope searches loss caused by endless scanning of players with nicknames containing specific symbols
  • Fixed (1.0.46 version bug): “SharkyScanner components are used by a running poker client” message during auto update

1.0.49

  • Fixed (1.0.46 version bug): SharkyScanner downloads update even if it's version coincides with the recent version on the site
  • Fixed: new color labels are ignored during the scan
  • Minor errors fixed

1.0.48

  • Fixed (1.0.47 version bug): fails to update

1.0.47

  • Fixed (1.0.46 version bug): SharkyScanner crashes during PokerStars client initialization

1.0.46

  • Fixed: “Invalid package name” message during update
  • Fixed: clipboard corruption during the scan
  • Fixed: SharkyScanner crashes in the Configuration Wizard if “Other” tournament kind is ticked
  • “Advanced options” settings page
  • The Configuration Wizard revised
  • Minor errors fixed

1.0.45

  • Fixed (1.0.44 version bug): PokerStars client crashes when stopping the scan
  • Fixed: fails to initialize PokerStars.GR client
  • Minor errors fixed

1.0.44

  • Fixed: fails to initialize PokerStars.ES Build 8726 client
  • Fixed: search for easy opponents doesn't work if no SharkScope searches left
  • Fixed: SharkyScanner does not restart automatically
  • SharkyScanner counts tables opened before the scan start now
  • The “Start scan automatically” option no longer exists
  • Minor errors fixed

1.0.43

  • Fixed (1.0.41 version bug): SharkyScanner crashes during the scan
  • Fixed (1.0.41 version bug): SharkScope stats are not requested if no scan modes selected
  • Minor errors fixed

1.0.42

  • Fixed (1.0.41 version bug): fails to scan on some system configurations

1.0.41

  • Fixed (1.0.40 version bug): player stats are not saved into local database
  • Fixed (1.0.40 version bug): HUD shows incorrect player list
  • Fixed (1.0.40 version bug): “Player search” window freezes when using manual search
  • Fixed (1.0.40 version bug): impossible to send a crash report sometimes
  • Fixed: SharkyScanner crashes during the scan if unlabelled players are treated as wanted
  • Fixed: no stats appear for some players in HUD
  • SharkScope searches saving mode (“Search saving mode” settings page)
  • User interface appearance slightly changed
  • New features are now marked by red label
  • Minor errors fixed

1.0.40

  • Fixed: wrong suitable/unsuitable/unknown players count making an unsuitable tournament to be considered as suitable
  • Fixed: "Failed to load resources" message when logging in first time
  • Fixed: embedded SharkyScanner window disappears when “embedded” into client
  • Fixed several rare bugs causing PokerStars client crash
  • Speed of operating with local player database has been significantly increased
  • Memory consumption reduced
  • Minor errors fixed

1.0.39

  • Fixed the bug of the 1.0.38 update package containing older version of cps.dll which causes PokerStars client crash
  • Fixed (1.0.38 version bug): a message about inconsistent client configuration always appears
  • Minor errors fixed

1.0.38

  • Fixed the bugs of the 1.0.37 version
  • Fixed: when searching for easy opponents, they are ignored if marked as wanted, and the search for marked players mode is disabled
  • Fixed: cannot detect client if SharkyScanner is launched first
  • Fixed: SharkyScanner crashes when poker client is closed during the scan start
  • Fixed: SharkyScanner crashes when client lobby is overlapped by certain windows
  • Fixed: SharkyScanner crashes on link clicks in “Player categories” options window
  • Fixed: wrong table count when registering on some PokerStars client configurations
  • Automated bug reports about client crash
  • Automatic restart of a crashed client
  • Memory consumption reduced
  • Minor errors fixed

1.0.37

  • Automated color labeling (BETA)
  • “Always wait for players stats” option on the “Scan” options tab
  • “Maximum entrants” and “Buy-in” variables in criteria for player categories
  • Notification settings tool in the main control window
  • Minor errors fixed

1.0.36

  • Advanced configuration for constraints on player categories (“Player categories” tab)
  • Probably fixed: SharkyScanner crashes on hint click
  • Minor errors fixed

1.0.35

  • Fixed the logics for constraints on player categories
  • Fixed: SharkyScanner crashes during the scan if HUD is used
  • Fixed: “Treat tough opponents as unsuitable” option resets on SharkyScanner restart
  • Fixed: tough opponent criteria resets if “Treat tough opponents as unsuitable” is not checked
  • Fixed the bugs of the 1.0.34 version, that occur after embedding of SharkyScanner window into client
  • Fixed: SharkyScanner crashes on a manual search in “All networks”
  • Reduced CPU load during the scan
  • Fixed: color labels created during SharkyScanner operation are not applied until SharkyScanner restart
  • Fixed: cannot display graph second time for the same player
  • Minor errors fixed

1.0.34

  • Reduced CPU load during the scan
  • “Player categories” and “Tough opponents” settings pages
  • Unlabelled players can be declared as wanted/unwanted now
  • HUD window is resizable now
  • Fixed: “Show at SharkScope” function doesn't work properly with a filter switched on
  • Minor changes in user interface
  • Minor errors fixed

1.0.33

  • Fixed: automated registration to a tournament we have already registered in
  • Fixed random appearances of “Make sure that "ID" column is visible” message
  • “Unknown players” settings page
  • Minor errors fixed

1.0.32

  • Caching of wanted/unwanted player nicknames
  • Minor errors fixed

1.0.31

  • HUD is now displayed even if not logged into client

1.0.30

  • Fixed (1.0.29 version bug): cannot register in tournaments

1.0.29

  • Fixed: unable to find color notes on custom path
  • Set the minimum for “Max. number of unwanted players” and “Max. number of unknown players” to zero, so these options are usable for HU SNG now
  • Minor errors fixed

1.0.28

  • Fixed: session progress resets on exit
  • Fixed: “Not in the local database” message for known players
  • HUD: added player icons and menu
  • Minor errors fixed

1.0.27

  • Improved protection against registrations to wrong tournaments
  • Fixed “Low traffic hours” logics

1.0.26

  • Fixed: skip of empty tables
  • Fixed: SharkyScanner crashes on player's nickname correction
  • Fixed: SharkyScanner crashes on “Paste” button click at “Displayed stats” options tab
  • “The main window is always on top” option on “User interface” options tab
  • Fixed several HUD-related bugs
  • Minor errors fixed

1.0.25

  • “Restore HUD position” button on “User interface” options tab
  • Fixed several HUD-related bugs
  • Minor errors fixed

1.0.24

  • Fixed: ignoring of disabled “Search for marked players” mode
  • HUD
  • “Low traffic hours” settings page
  • For the players who meet search criteria, a heart sign is displayed now
  • Session info is now saved across scan stops and launches
  • Minor errors fixed

1.0.23

  • Fixed (1.0.22 version bug): “Unknown subscription type” error
  • Minor errors fixed

1.0.22

  • Fixed: PokerStars client detection
  • Minor errors fixed

1.0.21

  • Fixed some errors related to scan logics
  • Added 888Poker, AdjaraBet and The Hive networks for manual search
  • Added manual search in Poker Group
  • Minor errors fixed

1.0.20

  • Fixed: SharkyScanner crashes on PokerStars.IT client detection
  • Minor errors fixed

1.0.19

  • Fixed: “unexpected lobby structure” error
  • Minor errors fixed

1.0.18

  • Additional check added to prevent auto-registration to a wrong tournament
  • Added an option of silent ClearType disabling
  • Minor errors fixed

1.0.17

  • Fixed: error of synchronization with SharkScope account
  • Fixed: SharkyScanner crashes when trying to remove active filter
  • Minor errors fixed

1.0.16

  • Fixed: disabling ClearType causes “infinite” scan
  • Added support for older versions of PokerStars client
  • Minor errors fixed

1.0.15

  • Fixed: ignoring of unwanted players during the scan
  • Added new options: minimum number of unwanted players and maximum number of unknown players registered in a tournament
  • Minor errors fixed

1.0.14

  • Detection and initialization time of PokerStars client has been significantly reduced
  • Probably fixed: rare bug crashing SharkyScanner during the scan
  • Minor errors fixed

1.0.13

  • Fixed: detection of PokerStars.EU client

1.0.12

  • Probably fixed: auto-registration to a wrong tournament
  • Minor errors fixed

1.0.11

  • Fixed: corruption of saved email for SharkScope account
  • Fixed: SharkyScanner cannot update itself
  • Fixed: “infinite” scan when using some SharkScope filters
  • Minor errors fixed

1.0.10

  • Fixed: cannot detect PokerStars client when player list is not visible
  • Fixed: auto-registration with excess of a table limit on HU SNG rematch acceptance
  • Fixed: SharkyScanner crashes on “Options->Easy opponents->Paste” button click
  • Additional check added to prevent auto-registration to a wrong tournament

1.0.09

  • Fixed: PokerStars crashes client if “Allow registration without showing Buy-in dialog” option is enabled
  • Fixed: automated closure of the PokerStars dialog suggesting registration after a tournament is finished

1.0.08

  • Fixed (1.0.07 version bug): cannot authorize on SharkScope

1.0.07

  • Fixed: PokerStars client crashes on table opening

1.0.06

  • Fixed: cannot load client options
  • Minor errors fixed

1.0.05

  • Fixed (1.0.04 version bug): unable to launch the software sometimes

1.0.04

  • Fixed: unable to save filters
  • Fixed several bugs causing abnormal termination

1.0.03

  • Fixed: fails to run in Windows 7, 8, 8.1
  • Minor errors fixed

1.0.02

  • Crash report view changed

1.0.01

  • First official release

System requirements

  • Internet connection.
  • Operating system: Microsoft Windows XP, Vista, Windows 7, Windows 8, Windows 8.1 or Windows 10.

Specific requirements

  • In Windows Vista, 7, 8, 8.1, 10 you have to be logged in as Administrator.
  • Prior to the scan start, have to:
    • disable any automatic registration software (such as TableNinja);
    • disable any AHK-scripts that automatically close client windows.

PokerStars / Full Tilt

  • Prior to the scan start, ensure that tournament list contants the following columns:
    • Buy-In;
    • State;
    • Enrolled;
    • ID.
  • The “Buy-In” column must be to the left of the “Enrolled” column.
  • If you use SharkyScanner HUD, do not detach table chat until HUD is displayed.