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Hi,

welcome to the official GOG Galaxy forum thread. Please read the below info first:

== GOG GALAXY FEATURES IN GAMES ==

List of games supporting various GOG Galaxy features:
Achievements: https://www.gog.com/games?feature=achievements&sort=bestselling&page=1
Cloud Saves: https://www.gog.com/games?feature=cloud_saves&sort=bestselling&page=1
Overlay: https://www.gog.com/games?feature=overlay&sort=bestselling&page=1

== BUG REPORTING ==

Please use: http://mantis.gog.com and include
1. steps to reproduce the bug (if possible)
2. screenshot or movie showing the bug (if possible)
3. Galaxy Client logs (location described on mantis report page)

== FEATURE SUGGESTIONS ==

Please use: http://www.gog.com/wishlist/galaxy. For feature suggestions and votes on them please try do explain how Galaxy and its users will really benefit from it.

== IMPORT ALREADY INSTALLED GAMES TO GALAXY ==

1. For GOG games installed using installers from the last few months (so called Galaxy-compatible installers)
Click the Galaxy logo button on top of the sidebar and select "scan and import folders" - it will find all compatible games within that folder and add them to the Client.

2. For remaining GOG game INSTALLATIONS
Find the game in the Library (click on the image of the game), then click the More button and select "Manage Installation" -> "Import folder" and point the folder selector into the folder where that game is installed.

== KNOWN ISSUES ==
- Galaxy cannot be launched by other users on the same computer

== CHANGELOG ==

1.2.47 (October 22, 2018)
Changes & Improvements:
- Better Korean translations
Bugfixes:
- Fixed a bug where sometimes a blank screen would be shown to users when store / other page failed to respond
- Changed error text that shows after page fails to load to be more informative
Windows Overlay:
- Saving screenshots will work when User's home folder contains non-ASCII characters (e.g. Cyrillic)
- Other fixes for screenshots in some games (e.g. Balrum, Death's Gambit)
- Fixed scaling issues for some games (e.g. Eden)
- Fixes for OpenGL games allowing us to enable Overlay support for the following games:
- Transport Fever
- Simon the Sorcerer
- WH40k Gladius - Relics of War
- Fixes for DX 11 games allowing us to enable Overlay support for the following games:
- King Arthur II
- Fixes for DX 10 games allowing us to enable Overlay support for the following games:
- Crysis
- Anno 1404
- Two Worlds VE
- Fixes for DX 9 games allowing us to enable Overlay support for the following games:
- Treasure Adventure World

1.2.49 (November 29, 2018)
- [Windows] Updater now requires administrator privileges to perform update of GOG Galaxy
- [Windows] Security of directories containing GOG Galaxy files has been improved
- [Windows] Updated Code Signing Certificate
- [Windows] Crash reporter has been added to Galaxy Communication Service
Bugfixes:
- Prevented several potential causes of "broken" games, where only way out was reinstalling
- [MacOS] Fixed a crash on shutdown when fatal error was shown

1.2.50 (December 13, 2018)
Changes & Improvements:
- Speed up startup time
- [MacOS] Strengthen up connection security with ClientService
Bugfixes:
- Fixed "disk access problem" when installing games, occuring mostly on fresh installation of GOG Galaxy
- Fixed a rare occurrence of a game update resulting in displaying "unknown game version"

1.2.51 (December 20, 2018)
- Improved Korean translations
- Fixed connection to notifications pusher in GOG Galaxy SDK

1.2.54 (March 14, 2019)
Changes and Improvements:
- Updated Chromium version to 71:
- Better performance
- Fixes playing Twitch videos on profiles
- Fixes playing Wistia videos
- Security fixes in the game installation process
- Security fixes in GOG Galaxy update process
- GOG Galaxy Updater should perform better under poor network conditions
Bugfixes:
- [macOS] Fixed passing multiple commandline arguments to games
- [macOS] Multiple "friend online" notifications will no longer appear when system wakes up
- Dates are now properly displayed in cloud saves conflict window

1.2.55 (April 17, 2019)
- Hotfix for unintentional opening of Facebook link after entering Forum

1.2.56 (May 06, 2019)
Bugfixes:
- [Windows] GOG Galaxy will fix the path to its internal services, if it finds it is wrong
- Updating of games' local dependencies (e.g. Dosbox) will be handled correctly
- Unexpected files in games' directories will no longer cause failure of games’ update

1.2.57 (June 12, 2019)
Changes and Improvements:
- Minor download speed optimizations
- Changes in PayPal payment flow
Bugfixes:
- Fixed rare crash occurence when reordering games' updates and installations
- GOG Galaxy will correctly reconnect to GOG services after long time of no internet connection

1.2.58 (September 13, 2019)
macOS:
- Enabled hardened runtime, making our application more secure
- Implemented Apple's notarization

1.2.59 (September 23, 2019)
Overlay:
- [Windows] Fixed crash in Overlay affecting some games (including Fallout 3 (Radeon only) and Dragon Age: Origins)
Achievements:
- [Windows] Fixed issue with achievements sometimes not being saved while playing offline

1.2.60 Beta (07 October, 2019)
General:
- Updated CEF version to 3729 (Chromium to 74)
- Security fixes
Updater:
- Will no longer download updates at startup, they will be downloaded in the background, while the application is running
- [Windows] No additional UAC prompt during update

1.2.61 Beta (October 23, 2019)
Updater:
- Fixed an issue where non-admin users would not be able to update to newer versions of GOG Galaxy

1.2.62 Beta (October 30, 2019)
Overlay:
- Fixed crashes for various games

1.2.63 (December 02, 2019)
General:
- Updated CEF version to 3729 (Chromium to 74)
- Security fixes
Updater:
- Will no longer download updates at startup, they will be downloaded in the background, while the application is running
- [Windows] No additional UAC prompt during update
Overlay [Windows]:
- Now supports games which use Vulkan API (e.g. Jupiter Hell, X4: Foundations)
- Fixes crashes for various games

1.2.64 (December 04, 2019)
- Hotfix for launching games
Post edited December 04, 2019 by TheTomasz
So, if i have a whole boatload of games installed via offline installers, and i install GG 1.0, it will pick those up automatically?.
Will GG attempt to update those games by default?. If so, is there a function to set GG to by default not to do that? (i tend to download offline installers to different areas of my hard drives etc)
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Niggles: So, if i have a whole boatload of games installed via offline installers, and i install GG 1.0, it will pick those up automatically?.
Will GG attempt to update those games by default?. If so, is there a function to set GG to by default not to do that? (i tend to download offline installers to different areas of my hard drives etc)
You'll have to have Galaxy scan the folder(s) where your games are kept in order for Galaxy to pick them up, but I believe this doesn't work for pre-Galaxy installers. If you keep them all in one folder, you can just select that folder and Galaxy will scan ever sub-folder inside for Galaxy games.
Galaxy will attempt to auto-update them, but there is a global Auto-update games toggle in Settings that you can un-tick.
Hey,

we have released an update to Beta updates channel (which can be enabled in GOG Galaxy's settings).
It brings multiple changes which we would like to check on bigger audience, yet maybe not everyone.
Those changes are:
- We have updated Chromium Embedded Framework, which is an engine for our application. We would like to verify this did not cause any rendering issues, opening links wrongly etc.
- We have introduced changes to the update process, so that showing UAC popup is no longer required and the updates will no longer be downloaded on the start of the application.

As always, if you encounter any issues with this update, please report it on https://mantis.gog.com
Sometimes, the games do not run correctly, in the task manager the processes of the games are shown but not started.
Am I going crazy?! Using Galaxy 1.2.59. and suddenly, I no longer can view my very own profile page!!

Normally, I could access "Activity Feed" or "Your Profile" by activating the drop-down menu beneath my username. These options have disappeared from the menu entirely! All I can see now is:

Orders
Wishlist
Account Management
Chat
Forum Replies
Your Wallet
Sign Out

Using a browser still works. But the menu in Galaxy 1.2.59 is suddenly broken for me. :(
Not sure if GOG staff made the necessary correction to Galaxy 1.2.59 or if it was just a temporary glitch, but the problem seems to have corrected itself somehow.

"Activity Feed" and "Your Profile" are visible again in the drop-down menu beneath my username. :)
Hi,
We have found an issue with GalaxyClient updater flow within 1.2.60 Beta version. In order not to spread this issue further, we are temporarily blocking updating to this version.
Please note, that:
* this might affect only small number of users
* the issue is only related to GalaxyClient update procedure - it does not cause any other issues within the client.
We will let you know, as soon as a fixed version is available.
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What if I have already updated to 1.2.60 BETA? Can I use it without any worries?
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OHMYGODJCABOMB: What if I have already updated to 1.2.60 BETA? Can I use it without any worries?
Yes,

it should not effect how 1.2.60 works.
I've noticed that my downloads through Galaxy slow to a crawl randomly or, unfailingly, shortly before completing the download. Pausing & resuming the download remedies this issue. Anybody else experiencing this?
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OHMYGODJCABOMB: What if I have already updated to 1.2.60 BETA? Can I use it without any worries?
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Logged in Galaxy 1.2.59 , why cant i wishlist any game without
getting prompted to log in to gog.com
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interesse: gog galaxy sucks if you are not on your admin account! every update wants me to insert my PW 10 thousand times...
This is very annoying and major UX flaw. The other day it happend that I had to type in 5 times my windows credentials after I chose to install a game via GOG GALAXY.

I even disabled auto-update for some games as my computer became almost unusable.

There should be one password pop up after I click install, to authorize gog galaxy to perfom the install and max. one popup for all queued updates together.
Is it possible to change the game's target link in Galaxy? I want to target a .bat file specifically for a mod.

Edit: I figured it out, it was a simple edit of the hidden "goggame-##########.info" files.
Post edited October 11, 2019 by djdarko
All I want to do is play GWENT.

All week long I have been going through various docs, videos, etc to no avail.

The installer just hangs at the visual c++ redistributable install.

I am on Win8.1. It is a fresh install. I've actually wiped and redone everything twice cause nothing else is installed on this box. I have done all the updates and checked the time and time zone.

This is ridiculous. A week to try and play one game.

Why can't I just install Galaxy alone and then manually install whatever else is needed separately?]

Why can't I just install GWENT by itself?

What must I do to get this running?

Please help me.