Popcorn Software 5.1

June 11, 2024 - Software
Popcorn Software 5.1

Popcorn Software is a multi-platform, free software BitTorrent client that includes an integrated media player.

New Features:

  • Update NW.js runtime to 0.86.0 (0.44.5 still supported as an option for this release)
  • Add Always show bookmark over covers option
  • Improve local file support adding external players/cast devices
  • Add option to rescan external players/cast devices
  • Include PATH env. variable when scanning for external players
  • Improve Torrent Collection/Seedbox interaction
  • Add Linux AppImage

Bug Fixes:

  • Fix native player UI issue when in fullscreen
  • Fix Favorites/Watched tabs Anime category
  • Fix issue with missing covers when TMDb is inaccessible
  • Fix issue with displaying incorrect filters in some instances
  • Fix issue with the settings/databases flushing functions
  • Tooltip fixes


  • Replace the old Help screen with the online FAQ
  • Update the build system
  • Clean up obsolete/unnecessary code
  • Update torrent trackers
  • Update various modules/dependencies
  • Various other small fixes and optimizations


More Info



Leave a Reply