TrayStatus Change Log

v4.5 • May 4, 2021

  • Change: New trigger rule type, "After no Match" allows you to specify key states for all windows that didn't match any specific rules
  • Change: UI updates

v4.4 • August 25, 2020

  • Change: Added option to Trigger rules to not revert key state after program loses focus

v4.3 • June 24, 2020

  • Change: Added Roya and Loya indicators
  • Fix: Caps Lock, Num Lock, Scroll Lock tooltips are now localized
  • Fix: Kana Lock and Kana Shift fixes

v4.2 • December 19, 2019

  • Change: Advanced setting and installer switch to skip first run open of the settings window
  • Fix: Drive letter covers part of the write (down) arrow on the hard drive indicator
  • Fix: Hard Drive Activity indicators get jumbled when plugging in a USB stick
  • Fix: Can't launch under multiple user

v4.1 • November 27, 2019

  • Change: Added anonymized telemetry for crashes (you can disable this with an Advanced Setting)
  • Change: Physical Disk Hard Drive Activity indicators now overlay the disk number instead of a random drive letter from that disk (disable the "Use PhysicalDisk..." checkbox to show the drive letters instead)
  • Change: Hard Drive Activity indicators no longer faded
  • Fix: Hard Drive Activity indicators for removable drives now update automatically
  • Fix: General performance improvements

v4.0 • May 22, 2019

  • Important: Change to tray icons may cause them to move into the notification hidden area after updating to 4.0. If this happens, click the "up" arrow next to the tray icons on the taskbar, then drag the TrayStatus icons back down to the main area on the taskbar.
  • Change: Added a Triggers feature for automatically toggling caps/num/scroll lock keys
  • Change: Added an option to customize the colour of the drive letter overlays for Hard Drive Activity indicators
  • Change: Added an option to use separate indicators for each logical drive letter instead of each physical drive
  • Change: Added a 'Fix Performance Counters' button in the Settings window
  • Change: More languages included
  • Fix: Double-clicking a tray icon now correctly toggles that key
  • Fix: Restoring settings now uses the custom backup path when it's configured
  • Fix: Resolved an issue that caused the tray icons to get moved around, or moved to the overflow constantly

v3.2 • July 30, 2018

  • Change: More languages included
  • Change: Hard drive icons now show the drive letters
  • Change: 'TrayStatus Settings' is now a shortcut in the Start Menu for easier access
  • Fix: UI now updates correctly after changing licenses or languages

v3.1 • September 16, 2016

  • Change: More languages included
  • Fix: Separate hard drive activity indicators are now independent
  • Fix: Tray balloon messages now work as expected
  • Fix: Double-clicking a tray icon now fires on mouse up, not mouse down

v3.0 • September 13, 2016

  • Introducing TrayStatus Pro! All of your existing free features will remain free, check out the new Pro features today!
  • Change: New Status Indicator: Kana Lock
  • Change: New Status Indicator: CPU Usage (Pro only)
  • Change: New Status Indicator: Memory Usage (Pro only)
  • Change: New Status Indicator: Audio Playback Status (Pro only)
  • Change: You can now create custom status indicators based on Windows Performance Counters (Pro only)
  • Change: You can now use different icon themes, or create your own
  • Change: Option to show separate activity icons for each hard drive (Pro only)
  • Change: Option to play a sound when a key is toggled on/off (Pro only)
  • Change: Option to only show key status indicators (like Num Lock) when they're toggled on (Pro only)
  • Change: Double-click a key status indicator (like Num Lock) to toggle that key
  • Change: Now localized into more languages (Want to help translate into your language? Contact us!)
  • Fix: Resolved an issue where notifications might be shown for disabled status icons

v2.2.1 • August 18, 2016

  • Fix: Resolved an issue where the tray notifications were showing all the time, even when the setting was disabled

v2.2 • August 17, 2016

  • Change: Added a new option to show a tray notification when a key status changes
  • Change: General performance and stability improvements
  • Fix: App.Config file was missing in the installer, it's included now
  • Fix: No longer crashes when enabling the hard drive icon on a fresh install

v2.1 • August 10, 2016

  • Change: All new icons with a consistent theme similar to Windows 10
  • Change: Hard drive activity icon defaults to disabled for new installations
  • Change: High-resolution icons for people using DPI-scaling
  • Change: General performance and stability improvements

v2.0.2 • May 12, 2016

  • Change: Now targeting the .NET Framework 4.0, which will automatically install during setup if needed

v2.0.1 • March 13, 2016

  • Change: Updater improvements
  • Change: General performance and stability improvements
  • Change: Code signing now uses SHA256 for compatibility with future Windows Updates
  • Change: Added an "Our Apps" tab to the settings window with details about other great Binary Fortress apps (you can disable this tab in the Advanced Settings if you don't want it)

v2.0 • November 4, 2015

  • Change: New settings interface
  • Change: Fully Windows 10 tested and compatible
  • Fix: Resolved an issue where error notifications were constantly flashing in Windows 10
  • Fix: Resolved an issue where only selecting WIN status didn't let you save the settings

v1.2.3 • April 5, 2011

  • Fixed: TrayStatus will no longer duplicate the system tray icons in some situations
  • Fixed: The system tray menu now looks correct when a custom colour scheme is used

v1.2.2 • February 18, 2011

  • Fixed: Stability and performance improvements

v1.2.1 • November 29, 2010

  • Changed: Can now show the status of the Windows key
  • Changed: Improved performance, lower CPU usage

v1.2.0 • September 15, 2010

  • Changed: Can now show the status of the Alt, Ctrl and Shift modifier keys
  • Changed: Settings window now remembers its location

v1.1.1 • March 24, 2010

  • Fixed: Hard drive performance counters aren't initialized anymore unless you have HD activity enabled - this prevents unnecessary start-up message boxes when the performance counters don't exist on the computer

v1.1.0 • March 22, 2010

  • Changed: You can now right-click on the tray icons to adjust the settings
  • Changed: Settings are now stored in the Registry, the old .INI file is no longer used
  • Fixed: If the hard drive performance counters aren't available, TrayStatus won't crash anymore

v1.0.0 • June 20, 2009

  • First public version