Monday, August 20, 2012

Dev Channel Update for Chrome OS

The Dev channel has been updated to 22.0.1229.8 (Platform versions: 2723.18.0) for Chromebooks (Acer AC700, Samsung Series 5 550, Samsung Chromebook Series 3, and Cr-48) and Samsung Chromebox Series 3. This build contains a number of UI, stability & security improvements. 

Highlights of these changes are:
  • 137941 - Update to a new default wallpaper
  • Updated Flash version
  • Fixed 137941 - Wifi networks no longer show up as VPNs
  • Updated version of ChromeVox (accessibility tool)
  • New profile picture for guest user avatar

Known issues:
  • 31866 - Unable to enable mobile data for locked SIM card
  • 136885 - Battery level indicator may be incorrect for a short time
  • 143442 - Ctrl + w (close tab) doesnt work on going full screen. Workaround: Press the full screen button on the keyboard or click the "Exit full screen" link.
If you find new issues, please let us know by visiting our help site or filing a bug. Interested in switching channels? Find out how. You can submit feedback using ‘Report an issue’ under the wrench menu.

Danielle Drew
Google Chrome


Sam Hasler said...

Bug 137941 is linked to twice. It's the wifi bug, not the wallpaper one.

Daryl Stark said...

The notification area in the taskbar is removed. What was the purpose of this notification area? I never received anything in there.