Process Lasso Revision History

Latest Versions

Process Lasso v9.0.0.558 - 01/12/19
Process Lasso v9.0.0.563 beta - 01/21/19

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Version 9 Revision History

v9.0.0.563 beta – Jan 21 2019

  • Add CPU Type Display Name to status bar
  • Optimized main window resizing
  • Single-selection process context menu: Move memory priority to ‘More’ submenu
  • Remove ‘there are’ prefix from thread and process count in status bar
  • Remove ‘system’ from ‘system uptime’ in status bar
  • Remove ‘usable RAM’ appendage from RAM use in status bar
  • Change sort behavior of listviews
  • Change CPU status bar text to reflect total logical core count on multiple processor group systems
  • Insights cosmetic work
  • Add sort direction indicators to listview headers

v9.0.0.558 – Jan 12 2019

  • Add processor group (‘CPU groups’) display to indicate processor group(s) a process’s threads are running on – info
  • Change to CPU core graph ordering to adhere better to NUMA node grouping
  • Change to default listview ordering
    • NOTE: These changes will cause saved listview column ordering and sizes to be reset once
  • Show ‘KB’ instead of ‘K’ in I/O Delta
  • Show blank instead of 0 KB in I/O Delta
  • Fix installer unicode (Chinese, Russian)
  • Update to NSIS 3.04

v9.0.0.552 – Jan 3 2019

  • Fix issue with Hyper-Threaded/SMT avoidance current CPU affinity selection
  • Fix a cosmetic resource issue in process context menu on Intel platforms
  • Fix an issue where some process information could be blank
  • Core process enumeration and management code maintenance
  • Update copyright year
  • Minor other

v9.0.0.548 – Dec 26 2018

  • Fix exception in 546 when a secondary instance of ProcessLasso.exe is launched directly w/o using ProcessLassoLauncher.exe
  • Minor cosmetic improvement to ProBalance advanced options dialog
  • Update Finnish and German languages

v9.0.0.546 – Dec 21 2018

  • Do not allow installation of BHP on power plan locked systems. Advise to use “Performance Mode” slider on the battery icon instead. More info
  • Disable ParkControl’s Dynamic Boost if IdleSaver is active
  • Cleanup registry debris from attempted installations of Bitsum Highest Performance on Microsoft Surface devices
  • Prevent multiple instances of the update available dialog
  • Add /no_raise_existing to command line switch to instruct Process Lasso to not raise the GUI of an already running instance, and instead silently exit for secondary instances in the session
  • Added current version to update dialog
  • Power profile menu items now dynamically refresh to allow for immediate reflection of changes, including install/uninstall of BHP
  • Stop and restart governor during user-induced uninstall of BHP
  • Fixed product uninstaller didn’t cleanup HKLM, causing any prior user-induced uninstall of BHP to persist.
  • Fixed user-induced install of BHP didn’t clear any previous user-uninstalled marker (used to indicate to the product not to automatically reinstall BHP)
  • Added checkmark to ‘Install/uninstall BHP’ when BHP is installed. Menu item text still changes

v9.0.0.538 – Nov 21 2018

  • Improvements to CPU parking and utilization display for some SMP or HCC systems
  • Adjust [Vista] Multimedia Scheduler Configuration Tool saved message box selection to reduce confusion during save
  • IdleSaver’s ‘Disable while Performance Mode engaged’ now also applies to manual engagement of Performance Mode
  • Update Chinese, Chinese Traditional and German. Restore French and Italian.

v9.0.0.526 – Nov 10 2018

  • Fix to ‘Induce Performance Mode’ (formerly ‘Classify as a High Performance’) process context menu item
  • Fix digital signing of some modules in 32-bit distributions
  • Minor adjustment to inter-process communication queue management

v9.0.0.522 – Nov 4 2018

  • Add NUMA node selections to all CPU affinity selection dialogs
  • Organizational changes to process context menu
  • Assortment of string, message box, and dialog improvements
  • Improvements to watchdog advanced rules dialog
  • Change ‘Disable SMT’ to ‘Disable Hyperthreading’ for Intel CPUs
  • Change first-time minimization to system tray notification text
  • Include ThreadRacer in Lasso distribution and add to Tools menu
  • Add CPUEater and TestLasso support for 64-bit CPU affinities
  • Fix CPUeater and TestLasso support for greater than 64 threads
  • Fix Del and CTRL+A keys in filter edit box
  • Increase load rate of process icons
  • Remove some languages not up to date

v9.0.0.502 – Oct 21 2018

  • UX fixes for the 2990wx and other systems with groups of greater than 32 CPU cores
  • Additional UX fixes and string changes
  • Update DE, RU, PT-BR

v9.0.0.498 – Oct 10 2018

  • UX fixes for the 2990wx and other systems with groups of greater than 32 CPU cores
  • Fix 2x restraint total count can occur in Insights UX
  • Fix post-update revision history may on system tray icon click after notification balloon disappeared
  • Update RU, PTBR, FI languages

v9.0.0.492 – Oct 3 2018

  • Add menu item under ‘Options / Performance Mode settings’ to uninstall/reinstall Bitsum Highest Performance power plan
  • Improve watchdog dialog initial appearance
  • Fix Watchdog issue with CPU affinity bitmasks > 32
  • Licensing: Unbind CPU core count from unique machine ID. Requires re-activation to unbind
  • Improve terminate process functionality in filtered view
  • Other small fixes and enhancements

v9.0.0.470 – Aug 15 2018

  • Show message box on restart after ‘Reconfigure the way Process Lasso starts’
  • Restore listview header right-click to select visible columns (in addition to right-click on tab)
  • Add last four digits of activation code to About Box
  • Show Status column by default in All Processes view
  • Fill app name and desc with process base name if can’t be retrieved
  • Fix filtered processes view didn’t adopt customized columns from All Processes view
  • Fixes to column setting persistence
  • Fix extreme date change could cause days installed to roll over
  • Fix to CPU time sort under certain conditions
  • Fix Dark / white graph theme menu item check inversion
  • Change to default column ordering in all processes listview
  • Enable minidumps

v9.0.0.456 – July 11 2018

  • Add omitted config password protection to persistent Single-Threaded Performance Mode
  • Remove some languages not kept maintained
  • Misc other enhancements

v9.0.0.452 – May 3 2018

  • GUI now allows protected processes like Easy Anti-Cheat clients to be configured for Performance Mode by adding their basename to the list, instead of throwing an error when pathname resolution fails.
  • Allow process basenames to be specified (w/o wildcards) in the Performance Mode list.
  • Add optional command line matching to Default CPU Affinities
  • Fix to governor refresh rate slider in Insights dialog

v9.0.0.442 – Mar 26 2018

  • Divide CPU core utilization graphs into 2 vertical stacks for additional display room
  • Add some special purpose debug logging related to configuration file load disposition
  • Update PTBR, Russian

v9.0.0.440 – Mar 12 2018

  • Change Memory Load default graph color
  • Add custom color selections to View menu for new 3rd (custom) color theme. Click on graph to toggle between color sets
  • Add theme selection menu in new View / Colors submenu
  • Adjustments for games with anti-cheat protections where process filename can’t be resolved (memory priority, gaming mode)
  • Fix of old 2017 to 2018
  • Fix Forced Mode use with Dynamic Thread Priority Boost persistent setting
  • Updated Russian, German, Finnish, Italian

v9.0.0.426 – Jan 8 2018

  • Fix 5 second refresh interval configuration persistence
  • Update German and Chinese translations
  • Other minor fixes and adjustments

Process Lasso Version 9.0 Final Since v8.0 Final (a partial list)

  • New Lasso  Config Profile Support — we will build onto this!
  • New CPUBalance integration provides Frequency of [ProBalance] Action Metric and more
  • New Installer with improved auto-correction and language support
  • Filter process view to list only the processes you are interested in
  • Pause list and graph by pressing spacebar, or entering a filtered view
  • Quick-terminate is back by menu item (or DEL key)
  • Removde graph ‘map/legend’ Bitmap and replaced with drawn text for easier localization
  • Important Improvements to ProBalance
  • Better auto-detection of language in multi-user environments
  • Deferred key activation for unattended/silent installs
  • 20% reduction in installer size
  • Approx 40% improvement in already negligible resource use (over 8.0)
  • Better interoperability with security software (over v8.0)
  • All the accumulated changes from v8.0 to v8.9.
  • … MUCH MORE coming, but it may be after v9.0

Old Changes

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