ElectrumSV 1.2.1

When this is red, update. Or don’t and deal with the problems.

Changes to this article since it was first published

  • 2019–04–29: Added a reference to the removal of Blockchair from the our listed block explorers. Added a section for users who run the latest development code, and how that affects their use of this release.
  • 2019–04–28: Added section on the faster loading/saving for wallets with passwords. Added a section on the removal of BIP70 payment requests.

What have we changed?

Faster loading/saving for wallets with passwords

Better networking support for heavy/high-load wallets

A calming sea of green checkmarks from a fully synced wallet.

Scaling testnet support

Starting up a testnet connected ESV on Windows
ESV indicates on Windows the network it is connected to in the window title
Starting up a scaling testnet connected ESV on Windows
ESV indicates on Windows the network it is connected to in the window title
Getting some of those sweet scaling testnet coins.

Changing the listed block explorers

View this transaction on the selected block explorer.
Pick your preferred block explorer.

Improved Windows executables

This wall of text might actually be helpful in some circumstances.

Removal of BIP70 payment request support

A warning about our development code on GitHub

Last but not least

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