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FlopZoom Version History
31 July 2010


  1.4.6 Update (07.31.2010)
  Issues resolved:
  • Launching with no hand history files issue resolved
  • Look in More Folders issue resolved

  •   1.4.5 Update (05.18.2010)
      Issues resolved:
  • Full Tilt MTT table change issue resolved in HUD
  • Full Tilt HUD issue when multitabling tournaments resolved
  • Overall HUD stability improved

  •   1.4.4 Update (05.04.2010)
      Issues resolved:
  • Resolved issue on launch that occurred on some Mac OS X 10.4 systems
  • Some Full Tilt sessions were ignored

  •   1.4.3 Update (04.27.2010)
      Issues resolved:
  • Resolved issue on launch caused by some Full Tilt sessions
  • Some Full Tilt sessions were ignored (use Add Skipped Files to add these to your FlopZoom database)

  •   1.4.2 Update (04.16.2010)
      Issue resolved:
  • Some Full Tilt hand history files were not detected

  •   1.4.1 Update (04.08.2010)
      Issues resolved:
  • Some Full Tilt Turbo tournaments were not detected
  • Default real time update interval is now 5 seconds
  • Real time update interval is preserved after turning off then on again

  •   1.4 Release (03.31.2010)
      New features:
  • Four new statistics in HUD and statistics pane: C-bets, 2-bets, 3-bets, and 4+bets
  • Menu-driven statistics selections in the statistics pane

  •   Improvements:
  • HUD: player data panel now has an average / streets option.
  • HUD: player data panel stays on the same player if you change sessions, or switches to hero
    if previously chosen player is not in the new session.
  • Statistics: clicking on per-street bars populates playback hand list with hands that were used
    to calculate that street's statistic.
  • Playback: better description of hands in list when user clicks on bars in statistics pane.
  • Playback: automatic playback now continues through all hands in the session.

  •   Issues resolved:
  • HUD: resolved an issue with M and BB shown in playback sessions
  • HUD: 9-max HUD windows were shown incorrectly ion Full Tilt Classic with avatars
  • HUD: improved stability and better long term interval calculation accuracy
  • Playback: "raises all-in to $xxx.yy" was truncated to "raises all-in to"
  • Playback: hand search for players in blinds showed blind amount incorrectly

  •   1.3.2 Update (03.17.2010)
      Issues resolved:
  • Resolved an issue with handling unsupported game types
  • Resolved an issue with cancelled hands on Full Tilt
  • Resolved an issue with severely truncated hands on Full Tilt
  • Resolved an obscure issue in playback when the big blind receives a walk with no small blind
  • Resolved an issue with some Full Tilt deep stack cash games

  •   Improvements:
  • Italian PokerStars (PokerStars.it) - hand histories are now added automatically
  • Italian PokerStars (PokerStars.it) - the HUD now handles table styles and avatar settings automatically
  • PokerStars (all versions) - "no images" and "black" themes: HUD windows repositioned for seats 1 and 9

  •   1.3.1 Update (03.07.2010)
      Issues resolved:
  • Full Tilt multi-table tournament table changes are now handled correctly
  • HUD would sometimes disappear or not appear at all
  • HUD would not appear until after the second hand of a tournament was played
  • HUD intervals greater than one session sometimes did not display correct data
  • HUD window partially hid the left hole card in seat 7 and 9 in Poker Stars "Slick" theme (9-max)

  •   Miscellaneous improvements:
  • Purchase acknowledgement is much more visible
  • Memory usage and disk access are reduced
  • Overall stability is improved

  •   1.3 Release (02.20.2010)
      New statistics features:
  • Per-street bars in statistics graphs for AF, AIP, and UBP
  • Average bars for AF, AIP, and UBP with captions and exact average indicator lines
  • Preflop statistics can optionally be included or excluded when calculating AF statistics
  • Infinite values are now shown as translucent full-height color-coded bars

  •   New HUD features:
  • Option to show statistics as graphs instead of text
  • Per-street bars for AF, AIP, and UBP with average indicator line (in graph mode)
  • Percentages now include a '%' character (in text mode)
  • Number of sessions in a long interval is now shown in the HUD player data panel

  •   Miscellaneous improvements:
  • AF ratios from 0 to 10 now correspond to 0% to 100% in the statistics pane and HUD
  • Full Tilt 8-max tables are now supported in the HUD: right-clicking a HUD window toggles 8-max and 9-max
  • The new version notification window now has a weekly notification option

  •   Issues resolved:
  • Resolved an issue in the session pane when selecting/deselecting players
  • Resolved an issue in the session pane when choosing multiple players and changing sessions
  • Resolved cosmetic issue with $ appearing in hud player and table panel in PS ".COM Play" sessions
  • Selected interval didn't appear in title of statistics & analysis panes
  • Interval selection was ignored in statistics pane
  • Database rebuild now does a cleaner rebuild, and is now faster
  • HUD control panel now stays visible when FT and PS software have focus
  • HUD intervals 24 hours and longer now show completely accurate results
  • HUD player data panel shows "..." instead of a spurious number while calculating hourly rate

  •   1.2.10 Update (12.12.2009)
      Miscellaneous Improvements:
  • Overlapping Full Tilt, Poker Stars, and FlopZoom windows cause the HUD to hide less often

  •   Issues resolved:
  • A serious issue with sessions not appearing after rebuilding the database has been fixed
  • The HUD player data panel sometimes showed statistics for a different player than the one clicked on

  •   1.2.9 Update (12.07.2009)
      New features:
  • Session searches now allow up to four player names - for finding sessions players played together

  •   Performance Improvements:
  • Session searches are now nearly instantaneous, even with four search terms
  • Statistics pane calculations are much faster
  • HUD statistics calculations are much faster

  •   Playback Improvements:
  • Search for up to 4 keywords (e.g. "playerX 2009/10 ft 6max" or "2008 nlh 6max cash")
  • You can now search for real-money tournament buyins (e.g. "buyin 50")
  • You can now find sessions by limit bet sizes or no-limit blinds (e.g. "lhe 1/2" or "nlh 5/10")
  • The session search and hand search text fields now have recent search menus

  •   Miscellaneous Improvements:
  • UBP and AIP are now calculated as % of total hands played, not % of VPP hands

  •   Issues resolved:
  • The HUD did not appear on some Full Tilt and Poker Stars tables
  • The HUD player data panel showed data for the wrong player on Poker Stars if no preferred seat is chosen
  • Playback hand searches with player name plus hole cards sometimes produced duplicate results

  •   1.2.8 Update (10.08.2009)
      New features:
  • Player and table HUD data panels with expanded statistics
       Click on any player HUD window to open the player HUD panel
         - Player HUD panel shows all statistics pane data, plus hand count
         - Player HUD panel shows hours played, win/loss amount and hourly rate (hero only)
         - Player HUD panel shows session count and cumulative results over the interval chosen in the HUD control panel
       Click on any table HUD window to open the table HUD panel
         - Table HUD panel shows average pot size, % of hands that went to showdown, hours, and hands per hour
         - Table HUD panel shows total rake for the session (real money cash games only)

  •   Playback Improvements:
  • Session search:
         - A spinning progress indicator appears in the session search field during lengthy searches
         - You can now play back or click on anything in playback while the search is in progress
         - Searches are cancellable: click the "x" to cancel, or type a new search key to start a new search

  •   Session Pane Improvements:
  • Click and drag on the session pane graphs now shows hero hole cards and win/loss amounts for each hand
  • A spinning progress indicator appears in the graph window during lengthy recalculations

  •   Miscellaneous Improvements:
  • Moved HUD options from the Options menu to the new HUD menu
  • Current session title now appears in FlopZoom's title bar
  • Slightly smaller overall window size
  • This release starts a new 30 day trial period when users upgrade older expired versions

  •   Issues resolved:
  • HUD: sometimes didn't appear on some tournament tables
  • Playback: fixed an issue with hanging or unresponsiveness when searching for player names
  • Playback: clicking on hole cards of a player whose name contains a space now works correctly
  • Accented characters in player names now appear correctly in all panes (e.g. Jesús)

  •   1.2.7 Update (09.17.2009)
      New features:
  • Playback buttons on the playback table: play/pause, prev/next action, prev/next street
  • Click-to-search on many areas of the playback pane
          - Click on any player's hole cards to show all known hole cards for that player with win/loss amounts
          - Click on any board card to go to that street
          - Click on pot size to show who won the main pot on each hand and how much (after rake in ring games)
          - Click on the dealer button to show a list of who was on the button on each hand

  •   Playback Improvements:
  • Hand search:
          - Hero's hole cards and win/loss amounts are shown by default
          - Hole card suit graphics are shown (with optional 2- or 4-color suits)
          - Searching for any player name shows their known hole card hands with win/loss amounts
          - Searches don't begin until you type <return> or click the magnifying glass icon
  • Session search:
          - Ring game blinds and limits are now searchable (e.g. $5/$10, $0.10/$0.20, etc.)
          - Searching for sessions is now much faster
          - Searches don't begin until you type <return> or click the magnifying glass icon

  •   Session Pane Improvements:
  • Caption now shows suit graphics (with optional 2- or 4-color suits)
  • Total rake for the session is shown for ring games

  •   HUD Improvement:
  • HUD: new "Show HUD on Playback" menu option

  •   Miscellaneous Improvements:
  • Estimate of time required to add sessions is shown at launch
  • Adding sessions on launch is now optional

  •   Issues resolved:
  • HUD: switching away from playback no longer hides the HUD
  • HUD: minimizing the FlopZoom window no longer hides the HUD
  • Playback: occasional extra blank lines in the session list have been removed
  • Playback: session list no longer jumps back to current session on real time updates if you have scrolled up or down
  • Better overall performance and stability

  •   1.2.6 Update (08.17.2009)
      New features:
  • Head-up display (HUD) data now appears on the playback pane
         - HUD data for all hands in all previously played sessions appear exactly as they did during play
         - HUD data for completed hands in any live session can be reviewed
  • "Learning Mode" hides all hole cards and odds in playback for guessing hand ranges

  •   HUD Improvements:
  • Now supports the MacPokerTools Black Bling PS theme (and has always supported the MacPokerTools FullTilt mods)
  • Starts up faster on launch for any PokerStars and FullTilt sessions currently being played
  • Gray text is now optional for HUD player data windows for fewer than 30 hands
  • Red text in HUD hand count windows for fewer than 30 hands in the session

  •   Playback Improvements:
  • Current action text flashes for better visibility
  • Card back, dealer button, and pot size graphics now match the overall themes
  • Four color deck option (blue diamonds, green clubs)
  • Hero seat in 10-handed sessions moved from bottom left center to bottom right center

  •   Miscellaneous Improvements:
  • Added preliminary support for .cz, .es, .et, and .fi (Czech Republic, Spain, Estonia, and Finland) for PokerStars
         (Note: hand history files must still be saved in English)

  •   Fixes:
  • HUD: very large numbers of sessions played could slow down or stop HUD updates
  • HUD: occasional dropout on older tables for one hand when a new table's HUD first appeared
  • HUD: data windows moved to the "Last Hand" window on PokerStars cash games
  • Session pane stack graph: fixed slightly incorrect stack lines in limit hold'em sessions
  • Session pane stack graph: PokerStars hands sat out weren't correctly indicated with dashed lines
  • Playback pane: players sitting out were incorrectly shown as quitting at the end of some hands
  • Playback pane: covering all-in player was incorrectly shown as next to act with 2 or more other shorter stacks also all-in
  • Playback pane: incorrect indication of players all-in preflop in the blinds while sitting out
  • Playback pane: incorrect Leather theme row 4 busted and folded graphics
  • Playback pane: interaction between playback menu and playback control panel has been fixed
  • Playback pane: some session types caused titles to disappear on all four panes ("edu", "deep 6", etc.)
  • Sessions with very large pots are no longer skipped
  • Some shootout tournaments caused a crash during adding

  •   1.2.5 Update (08.05.2009)
      Improvements:
  • This version starts a new 30 day free trial period when installed over an expired older version
  • Unlimited sessions are now allowed during 30 day free trial period
  • Mixed Hold'em games on PokerStars are now supported
  • Better support for Pot Limit Hold'em on PokerStars
  • New session search filters for Fixed Limit, No-Limit, Mixed Limit, and Pot Limit games in playback
  • New hand search filters for Fixed Limit and No-Limit hands in Mixed Hold'em games in playback

  •   Fixes:
  • HUD now stays on your table after you change tables in FullTilt MTTs
  • HUD now stays on your table while you observe other tables in a MTT
  • Better support for MTT sessions on FullTilt with many table changes
  • Some "Super Turbo" FullTilt sessions were not being imported
  • "(deep hu)," "(deep)," and some "Tier" FullTilt sessions were not being imported
  • Fixed missing titles in statistics and analysis panes
  • Sessions containing hands in which 4 or more players split 2 or more main and side pots are no longer skipped

  •   1.2.4 Update (07.25.2009)
      Fixes:
  • Statistics pane would crash if Leather theme was chosen

  •   1.2.3 Update (07.24.2009)
      Improvements:
  • HUD can now show up to 6 statistics in many different arrangements
  • HUD statistics are grayed out for players with fewer than 30 hands in the selected interval
  • HUD control panel can optionally be shown or hidden

  •   Fixes:
  • HUD windows repositioned on some Full Tilt tables
  • Hero and villain name hiding options fixed in playback
  • Eliminated "Final Table" playback message on some Full Tilt cash games

  •   1.2.2 Update (07.10.2009)
      Improvements:
  • New "Leather" theme

  •   Fixes:
  • HUD didn't appear for some types of PokerStars tables
  • Player notes windows no longer cause HUD to be hidden on Full Tilt tables
  • Limit Hold'em stack sizes are now correct in playback and session pane graphs
  • Limit Hold'em cash session results are now correct in session pane graphs
  • Sessions with stack sizes larger than 1 million are no longer skipped (choose "Add Skipped Files" to add them)

  •   1.2.1 Update (07.02.2009)
      Fixes:
  • Premature expiration fixed for some non-registered users
  • New version download feature fixed
  • Trial period re-start enabled

  •   1.2 Release (06.26.2009)
      New Features:
  • PokerStars tournament and ring game support for all PokerStars Hold'em themes and table sizes
  • "Hide Hero Name Only" and "Hide All Player Names" playback options for anonymous screencaps and videos
  • Automatic notification when new versions are available

  •   International Support:
  • Euro currency symbol is handled in PokerStars hand history files and displayed in playback and session pane graphs
  • Works with the Italian version of PokerStars (PokerStars.IT)

  •   Improvements:
  • Better accuracy in the analysis pane bets and calls graphs: clicked bar hand count now matches the playback pane list
  • Better accuracy in the statistics graph: hands sat out are now excluded
  • Better accuracy in the analysis pane hands graph: more hands are now found
  • More descriptive text in playback for all-ins, ring game bustouts, and amounts won/lost
  • Next-to-act player is now indicated with a flashing background image in playback
  • Disk activity has been vastly reduced during real time updates

  •   Fixes:
  • Fixed HUD freeze on PokerStars last hand before midnight (US EST) in cash games
  • Fixed incorrect seat positions for PokerStars 4-max tables
  • Fixed incorrect statistics and seating position in HUD when a player changes seats in a cash game
  • Fixed occasional incorrect statistics and HUD freeze on table changes in a tournament
  • Fixed incorrect multiple side pots and split main pot amounts in playback
  • Fixed an intermittent crash in playback
  • Fixed incorrect ante handling (especially in blinds when players are all-in in the ante and don't post blinds)
  • Fixed an issue in the analysis pane with bets and calls with quads
  • HUD hand count window repositioned on 6-max and heads-up "Classic" theme to avoid covering top player's cards
  • HUD now appears for all tables with similar names (e.g. "Acubens IX fast" and "Acubens VII fast")

  •   1.2 Public Beta 3 (06.22.09)
      Improvements:
  • Euro currency symbol is now handled in PokerStars hand history files and displayed in playback and session pane graphs
  • Works with Italian version of PokerStars (PokerStars.IT)
  • Next-to-act player is now indicated with a flashing background image in playback

  •   Fixes:
  • Fixed HUD freeze on PokerStars last hand before midnight (US EST) in cash games

  •   1.2 Public Beta 2 (06.16.09)
      Improvements:
  • Disk activity has been vastly reduced during real time updates
  • Playback pane name hiding options expanded to "Hide Hero Name Only" and "Hide All Player Names"
  • HUD (head-up display) now shows hand count window on PokerStars tables
  • HUD now supports 4-max PokerStars tables: all hold'em themes and seat counts are now supported
  • HUD hand count window repositioned on 6-max and heads-up "Classic" theme to avoid covering top player's cards
  • Playback pane now positions seats symmetrically for PokerStars 4-max sessions

  •   Fixes:
  • Fixed incorrect statistics and seating position in HUD when a player changes seats in a cash game
  • Fixed occasional incorrect statistics and HUD freeze on table changes in a tournament
  • Multiple side pots and split main pot amounts are now shown correctly in playback
  • HUD now appears for all tables with similar names (e.g. "Acubens IX fast" and "Acubens VII fast")
  • Hero name is now "Hero" in "Player:" field on playback when names are hidden

  •   1.2 Public Beta 1 (06.07.09)
      New features:
  • PokerStars tournament and ring game support
  • "Hide Names" option for anonymizing playback pane screencaps
  • Automatic notification when new versions are available

  •   Improvements:
  • Better accuracy in the analysis pane bets and calls graphs: clicked bar hand count now matches the playback pane list
  • Better accuracy in the statistics graph: hands sat out are now excluded
  • Better accuracy in the analysis pane hands graph: more hands are now found
  • More descriptive text in playback for all-ins, ring game bustouts, and amounts won/lost

  •   Fixes:
  • Fixed an intermittent crash in playback
  • Fixed incorrect ante handling (especially in blinds when players are all-in in the ante and don't post blinds)
  • Fixed an issue in the analysis pane with bets and calls with quads

  •   1.1.3 Update (04.30.09)
      Improvements:
  • Handles the new Full Tilt file format
  • Improved Aggression Factor (AF) accuracy

  •   1.1.2 Update (04.17.09)
      New features:
  • HUD interval menu: last 10 hands, last 30 hands, current session, day, week, month, year, and career
  • HUD statistics menu now has a "hands" item: shows the actual number of hands used for statistics

  •   Improvements:
  • MTT tournaments of all types are now supported
  • Real time update interval options are now 5 seconds, 15 seconds, 1 minute, 5 minutes, and never
  • HUD PRP is now calculated as (hands raised preflop) / (all hands played)
  • HUD control panel is hidden unless FlopZoom is in the foreground

  •   Fixes:
  • HUD window shadows occasionally remained after table was closed
  • Analysis and session pane intervals occasionally reverted from career to session
  • Ace-X unsuited "expected values" were incorrectly calculated in Analysis pane

  •   1.1.1 Update (03.30.09)
      New features:
  • Automatic hand playback with DVD-style control panel
  • Keyboard shortcuts for mouse-free playback control
  • "Graphite" theme

  •   Improvements:
  • Added M and BB to HUD statistics menus
  • Added support for MSOP and Double Stack tournament types
  • PRP is now calculated as (hands raised preflop) / (all hands played)

  •   Fixes:
  • 80% reduction in memory usage while adding sessions
  • HUD occasionally stopped updating
  • Playback of current HUD session stays on current street and action even during real time updates
  • Theme option is now correctly written into prefs

  •   1.1 Release (03.10.09)
      New features:
    - Head-up display (HUD) with real time statistics
    - Theme option with new "Onyx" playback theme
      Improvements:
    - Bolder card graphics in playback
    - BRC (Bets + Raises vs. Calls) renamed to AF (Aggression Factor) in statistics and in HUD

      1.0.5 Update (02.06.09)
      Playback improvements:
    - Hero player is now always at bottom center or bottom left
    - New keyboard shortcuts: prev/next action, prev/next street, and start/end of hand
    - Next/previous action buttons and keyboard shortcuts now move between streets
    - Losing players' stack change is now shown on fold and at showdown
    - New next-to-act and winner/loser graphics
    - Action text and chat text now auto-scroll to the end
      Other improvements:
    - Added support for Tier tournaments and other tournament types
    - Fixed an intermittent session-selection issue
    - Improved statistics and analysis progress bar accuracy

      1.0.4 Update (01.31.09)
    - Added real time updates
    - Added "Save Current Hand" feature
    - Added "Analyze Skipped Sessions" feature
    - Added support for Matrix tournaments
    - Added support for NBC Heads-up and Poker After Dark tournaments
    - Improved GUI responsiveness during lengthy calculations
    - Improved robustness while adding sessions
    - Adding sessions is now done in the background
    - Several minor cosmetic improvements

      1.0.3 Update (12.15.08)
    - Added ring game support for Full Tilt
    - Added "results" display in session pane for ring game sessions
    - Added BB (big blinds) option to stack graph
    - Stack graph now shows players sitting out
    - Improved player selection semantics across intervals
    - Many minor cosmetic improvements

      1.0.2 Update (11.07.08)
    - Added "instant playback" feature to the statistics and analysis graphs
    - Session search now automatically loads the first session in the list
    - Hand search now automatically loads the first session in the list
    - Improved the accuracy of draw, play, and bluff detection in analysis graphs
    - Resolved several minor cosmetic issues

      1.0.1 Update (10.16.08)
    - Statistics and analysis calculations are now performed only when parameters have changed
    - "Removing sessions from database..." phase of database rebuild is much faster
    - Fixed an issue with "Look in More Folders..."
    - Fixed occasional issue with the last few sessions analyzed
    - Fixed occasional incomplete redraw of the playback window after switching panes
    - Fixed occasional incorrect session stack lines for non-hero players on table changes
    - Fixed occasional "amount too small" alert when adding sessions to the database
    - Removed the "Apply", "Cancel", and "OK" buttons from the preferences window

      1.0 Release (10.10.08)
    - Full Tilt tournament support
    - Complete hand playback with session and hand searches
    - Stack size graphs for up to four players at once(with Harrington M option)
    - Pot size graphs for up to four players at once
    - Seven vital statistics for up to four players at once
    - Analysis of draws, plays, bluffs, bets, calls, and hole cards
    - Intervals from a single session to an entire career
    - Analysis of play in specific positions or in position ranges
    - Analysis of play against varying numbers of opponents from heads-up to full table