Desktop Changelog
Changes to Cryptowatch Desktop are listed by release version with a summary of updates listed below.


  • Fixed an edge case where current session could expire after a renewal.


  • Introduced standalone module sharing. Modules are copied to the clipboard in JSON format, which can be shared and copied-back into the application.
  • Improved error handling of session expiration errors.
  • Fixed board sharing on Mac OS in some environments.
  • Fixed collision of URL handling and module pasting.


  • Replaced the split module buttons with a convenient module splitter control.
  • Fixed trades appearing with an offset on tick charts.
  • Fixed presets for the clock module.
  • Improved the spread conditioning of the tick chart module. We now pay attention to the trade side when adjusting spread lines.
  • Improved consistency of styling of destructive buttons.
  • Added basic system menu support.


Major Features
  • Theme Editor: Customize theme colors and import/export themes from the sidebar.
  • Advanced Module Splitting: Split or clone a single module or multi-module selection into rows, columns, or grid up to 4x4.
  • Market and Chart Interval Selectors in Module Title Bar: Switch market or set chart interval directly from the module's title bar. By default, the markets are filtered by the current venue.
  • Stale Data Indicators and Reconnection: When market data becomes stale, the module shows a small visual indicator to let the user know to wait for the data to refresh. Additionally, the reconnection strategy of modules has been improved to automatically retry when data is unavailable.
Miscellaneous Features
  • New user menu from the app header that contains items previously buried within the global settings sidebar.
  • Global setting to toggle the tooltips that popup under the header bar controls.
  • Global settings to show venue icons instead of names in module title bar.
  • Account sidebar displaying email, chat name, signup date, recent account activity, and special roles.
  • Shortcut to select all modules: Cmd/Ctrl+A.
  • Candle chart low/high price labels on the chart.


  • Support for the Apple M1 architecture
  • Stability fixes
  • Split+Clone a module by holding CMD / WIN/Mod while clicking a module split button
  • Choose from all timezones in the IANA database
  • Upload Logs functionality to help us better support traders
  • Improved update experience
  • New icon to match the Apple Big Sur design guidelines


  • Fixed scaling issue when dragging the application to different monitors.


  • Fixed minor connectivity issues.


Introducing our Navigation Pack: Command Bar, Hotkeys, New Depth Chart and Clock Modules, and expanded configs.
  • New Modules: Depth Chart and Clock
  • Command Bar: Switch between boards and themes or modify modules with one unified Command Bar, accessed with CMD+K
  • Hotkeys for copy/paste, split, clone, delete - with a contextual menu to reference any time
  • Board Management: Quickly see all your boards and rename, clone, or delete from a new sidebar
  • Theme Selector: Create, save, and apply any custom theme from the new theme selector.
  • Expanded Configuration Options: Global time zone support, blank levels in orderbook, elapsed time in Time and Sales module, liquidity level selection in Summary module, venue icons in Watchlist module, place sidebar on left or right, modify security settings in app.
  • Quality of Life Improvements: Crosshair time label on charts, forgot password flow


  • Minor improvements to reconnection logic


  • Fix order book highlighting when using horizontal layout
  • Fix rare freeze when during boot when session expired


  • Watch List module. Display and track a list of markets on table
  • Text module. Write something on your board
  • Enhanced coloring for Time & Sales modules with row highlighting support and volume bars
  • Spread plot setting for Tick Charts
  • Horizontal layout for Order Books
  • Amount in quote units setting for Order Books
  • Smooth scrolling for Candle Charts
  • Formatting improvements


  • Added Heikin-Ashi mode and additional candle variations to the candle chart; candle body, OHLC lines, and HLC lines
  • Added fill bars to the order book module with different modes; individual, cumulative and combined
  • Unified the Venue and Instrument fields into a single market search field
  • Improved price formatting to display thousand separators
  • Introduced support to switch pane focus the using arrow keys


  • Added tick chart interaction: panning and zooming
  • Added an option to trim outliers in a candle chart
  • Minor GUI improvements


  • Added support for order book grouping
  • Added checkbox to toggle trade markers on tick charts
  • Introduced precision-based price formatting
  • Improved the default boards
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