Google Earth

Changelog

Google Earth 7.3.0.3832:

- Terrain imagery tiles missing in some locations.
- Tour audio recording and playback not working.
- Tours with recorded audio not correctly saved.
- Crash when loading large KML data files.
- Drag-and-drop files into application window not working.
- Can't open KMZ files from a path with ".kmz" in it.
- Skyscrapers cut off when saving high-resolution images.
- COM registration not performed by Windows installer.
- Some images embedded in KML don't load.
- Anisotropic filtering option has no effect.
- Startup Tips sometimes incorrectly positioned.
- Labels in Arabic were often cut off.
- Earth "Free" and Pro have now been combined into a single product, Earth Pro.
- Windows: Windows 7 is earliest version supported.
- Windows: new installs default to OpenGL mode.
- High-resolution ("high-DPI", "Retina") display support.
- New Repair Tool to reset cache data, settings, and fix application startup issues.
- Updated Movie Maker tool with new video formats.
- Improved image saving, printing and movie making performance.
- Web Inspector tool available for KML balloons.
- HTML5 videos such as YouTube embeds work in placemark balloons.
- Updated and improved internal Web browser and security.
- "Share with Google+" feature not working.
- SSL client certificates not currently supported.
- Toolbar buttons, UI icons pixelated in high-DPI mode.
- Windows: high-DPI support isn't enabled until pixel scale is 200% or higher (use googleearth2x.bat to force high-DPI mode).

Google Earth 7.1.5.1557:

- The Google account sign-in process was updated from OAuth 1.0 to OAuth 2.0, given the deprecation of Oauth 1.0. Users of all previous versions of Earth will not be able to sign-in with their Google accounts after May 30th, 2015.

Google Earth 7.1.2.2019:

- Fixed Bugs.

Google Earth 7.1.1.1888:

- Fixed Bugs.

Google Earth 7.1.1.1871:

- Fixed Bugs.

Google Earth 7.0.3.8542:

- Fixed Bugs.

Google Earth 7.0.2.8415:

- Support for 3D imagery data: 3D data provides a comprehensive representation of metropolitan environments around the world. 3D imagery is currently available in the these areas.
- Tour Guide mechanism in the client: The new tour guide allows you to explore interesting places around the world, even if you don’t know to search for them.
- Support for terrain data accessed via Google Maps Engine.
- Zooming in now tilts at a higher elevation in order to showcase 3D imagery.
- A unified graphical rendering pipeline.
- Redesigned startup tips and status bar.
- Fixed bugs.

Google Earth 6.2.2.6613:

- Enhanced search.
- Improved imagery rendering.
- Unified network stack.
- Ability to share screenshots with your Google+ circles from within the Google Earth client.
- Unified Google login mechanism in the client.
- Improved performance with 3D buildings.
- Fixed bugs.

Google Earth 6.2:

- Improved imagery rendering.
- Ability to share screenshots with your Google+ circles from within the Google Earth client.
- Enhanced search.
- Walking directions, biking directions and transit search.
- Fixed bugs.

Google Earth 6.1.0.5001:

- Improved the robustness of network access by providing better support for Proxy and SSL certs.
- Improved the resolution seen in elevation profiles for lines and tracks.
- Added the ability to sort “My Places,” and improved the user interface to be able find points across my places.
- There were several improvements to Street View in Google Earth.
- Added API for working with tours.
- Fixed bugs.

Google Earth 6.0.2.2074:

- Fixed Bugs.

Google Earth 6.0.0.1735:

- Integrated Street View.
- 3D Trees: Google Earth now has trees.
- Easy to use historical imagery.
- Ground-level navigation.
- Tour Recorder Improvements.
- Fixed bugs.

Google Earth 5.2:

- Added an embedded browser that lets you browse the full web. Click on a link, and the browser pane slides across the screen.
- Added the ability to connect your GPS device directly to Google Earth and import your track.