14 August 2023 Release

Release Highlights


  • Adds the ability to rename breakout rooms
  • Persists the noise suppression setting
  • Fixes the subtitles' list scroll
  • Fixes raise hand shortcut not lowering the raise hand in some cases
  • Fixes some cases around submitting dialogs with "Enter" or key press
  • Fixes notification updated info
  • Fixes an error when trying to change the virtual background
  • Fixes an issue where the screen share is flipped if virtual background is enabled during a screen share
  • Fixes horizontal filmstrip mode
  • Fixes audio output device used for notifications
  • When video moderation is on and the participant tries to share their screen shows a notification saying the screen sharing is blocked
  • Adds support for watchRTC
  • Updates German, Persian, Polish, Portuguese and Spanish translations


  • New codec selection mechanism - allows users to configure a separate preferred codecs list for desktop and mobile endpoints. Asymmetric codecs are now supported and encode/decode codec will be picked based on preference of each of the endpoints in the call
  • Enables VP9 on Safari for peer-to-peer
  • Fixes an issue with audio-only mode in p2p where media doesn't resume when audio-only mode is disabled if it was enabled while the video-bridge connection was active
  • Switches codec to VP8 when E2EE is enabled
  • Fixes an issue when a screen share doesn't show up for remote endpoints after one of the endpoints in the call does an ICE RESTART using session-terminate while it has 2 video sources
  • Connection optimizations
  • Workaround for Chromium bug https://bugs.chromium.org/p/chromium/issues/detail?id=1099280 which results in client switching to showing avatar instead of static content after 10 secs


  • Allows to disable window.localStorage
  • Fixes screenshare event toggle tracking
  • Extends Participant Context Menu event to listen to system buttons and adds config to prevent execution


  • Forwards non-participant-message-received to iFrame API

Minor release update Sept 2, 2023

  • Adds a SIP audio only address to the dial-in info page
  • Fixes an issue regarding the virtual background getting removed after interacting with the settings dialog
  • Fixes an issue regarding breakout rooms to support the space chracter when renaming them
  • Adds more logging that would allow to investigate an issue where in rare cases setSinkId fails, which results in lost audio for a certain participant
  • Adds a config for disabling vertical filmstrip
  • Adds a config for disabling tile view
  • Adds optional background color to custom toolbar buttons
  • Adds command for setting the camera facing mode remotely
  • Improves toggleVideo command to optionally accept the camera facing mode
  • Fixes startSilent to not create audio track when starting silent


Release version

  • Release: 4340
  • Jitsi Meet: 7458
  • Jitsi Videobridge: 2.3-34-g44a05334
  • Jicofo: 1044


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