Release Notes

v4.6.1 – September 13th 2018

Introducing: RUBBER DUCK! and Chat

v4.6.1 includes the following changes:

  • Rubber Duck Introduced
  • Add Chat
  • Make DevDocs its own data source
  • UI Cleanups
  • Change to Pins – Groups
  • How to search tour added
  • Bug fixes

v4.5.0 – August 17th 2018

Upgrade Custom Sources

v4.5.0 includes the following changes:

  • Custom Sources Upgrade
  • Ability to search personal Gists
  • Improved Stack Overflow results
  • Autocomplete uses contains not start with
  • Pass filters to SearchCode on query
  • Bug fixes

v4.4.2 – August 6th 2018

Improve Settings Experience and Pre Search Pins

v4.4.2 includes the following changes:

  • Settings Pane Upgrade
  • Fix problems with GitHub Search
  • Introduce CodePilot Tour
  • New look without a title bar
  • Add deep linking
  • Bring Pins to the front page – no search needed
  • Standardize App Style
  • Update backend functions
  • Bug fixes

v4.4.1 – July 23rd 2018

Breaking Bug for New Users Fix

v4.4.1 is a bug fix

v4.4.0 – July 19th 2018

Introduce new developer profiles, update onboard process

v4.4.0 includes the following changes:

  • Update to feedback process
  • Remove profile activation link to email
  • Bug Fixes

v4.3.0 – July 6th 2018

Add License Filtering, Add Custom Data Sources, Major UI Improvements

v4.3.0 includes the following changes:

  • Update User Onboard Experience
  • Update Custom Data Sources
  • Revamp filtering to include license filters
  • Make scrollbar visible on results
  • Pre-populate search queries
  • Universal Filter now live
  • Search Code Integrated

v4.2.0 – June 26th 2018

Add User Profile and update Dependency Filters

v4.2.0 includes the following changes:

  • Upgrade dependency filters
  • Add user profile questions to assist in delivering results and get a better understanding of app usage
  • Add GitHub Commits to Code Search intent
  • Fix Include/Exclude to work across platform, not just local results
  • Fix error with Custom Data sources appearing in the wrong intent
  • Update webview sizing for a better experience on Custom Sources
  • Major Search update to better handle missing files
  • UI Updates
  • Bug Fixes

v4.1.1 – June 14th 2018

Dependency filtering upgrade and bug fixes

v4.1.1 includes the following changes:

  • Add dependency filter to GitHub Issues
  • Add dependency filter to GitHub Pull Requests
  • Improve dependency filtering – package.json filter
  • Many Bug fixes
  • UI Updates
  • Bug Fixes

v4.1.0 – June 8th 2018

Dependency filtering and new Privacy Policy

v4.1.0 includes the following changes:

  • Check package.json for decencies to filter
  • Update to privacy policy and acceptance modal
  • Many Bug fixes
  • Update to results ranker
  • Update CSS to Tailwind
  • UI Updates
  • Bug Fixes

v4.0.1 – May 19th 2018


v4.0.1 includes the following changes:

  • Refactor of project code base
  • Allow for arrow navigation in web results
  • Fix find in web results (CTRL + F)
  • Correct problem with web searches not including some characters
  • Major Test updates
  • UI Updates
  • Bug Fixes

v4.0.0 – May 9th 2018

Ranked Results

v4.0.0 introduces Ranked Results. Also included in this release:

  • Ranking of results based on user GitHub Profile
  • Allow Custom Source for multiple search intents
  • Color theme fixes for web results
  • UI Updates
  • Bug Fixes

v3.9.0 – April 30th 2018

Bug Fix

v3.9.0 includes the following changes:

  • Live Help now available
  • UI Updates
  • Bug Fixes

v3.8.2 – April 22nd 2018

Custom Source update

v3.8.2 includes the following changes:

  • UI edits
  • Reconfiguration of Custom Sources
  • Prioritization of results now enabled
  • Ability to resend subscription email in on-boarding flow
  • Bug Fixes

v3.8.1 – April 11th 2018

Bug Fix

v3.8.1 includes the following changes:

  • Bug fix

v3.8.0 – April 11th 2018


v3.8.0 includes the following changes:

  • Add a custom data source and query natively
  • Auto enroll in CodePilot Trial without credit card
  • New on-boarding flow for a better user experience
  • Major UI changes
  • Bug fixes

v3.7.0 – March 22nd 2018

Major Changes - add custom sources and redesigned UI.

v3.7.0 includes the following changes:

  • Introduced the ability to add custom sources for search
  • Mandatory search intent implemented to better refine results
  • Added Google and YouTube search
  • CTRL + F works on all data sources (except video)
  • Added search result pagination
  • Improve right click functionality on results
  • Major + minor UI improvements
  • Add Docs search that searches GitHub files
  • Bug fixes

v3.6.1 – March 9th 2018

Bug Fixes

v3.6.1 includes the following changes:

  • GitHub Login bug fix

v3.6.0 – March 5th 2018

Exact match, pinned results, and them toggle.

v3.6.0 includes the following changes:

  • Ability toggle theme on front page without going to settings
  • Exact match toggle to return exact matches in results
  • Ability to pin results to top of search results
  • Add hotkey (CMD + P or CTRL + P) to run search on selected text
  • Additional minor UI changes
  • Bug fixes

v3.5.1 – February 10th 2018

Add the ability to search GitHub files

v3.5.1 includes the following changes:

  • Ability to limit searches based on search intent. Searching for (Code, Doc, Errors, How to’s)

v3.4.0 – February 4th 2018

Improve search results by aggregating and prioritizing search results based on search intent instead of data sources

v3.4.0 includes the following changes:

  • Expand StackOverflow search with OR and AND operators
  • Provide the ability to send feedback on the results
  • Improved UI to show status of search results
  • Collapse StackOverflow results to make it easier to read the questions
  • Added the ability for users to clear settings

v3.3.1 – January 23rd 2018

UI theme change and architecture change to use Rx.js

v3.3.1 includes the following changes:

  • Use Rx.js for StackOverflow, GitHub Commit and Issue searches
  • Added the ability to filter data sources
  • Changed default UI to Atom inspired theme
  • Updated electron from 1.7.11 to 1.7.9
  • Added details on local file results

v3.3.0 – January 14th 2017

Ability to search GitHub Issues messages

v3.3.0 includes the following changes:

  • Easier to expand/contract sidebar
  • Can now open files from right-click
  • UI change to distinguish GitHub results
  • Show which result is selected
  • Modify feedback to allow for neutral responses
  • Annotations add license type
  • Send subscribers email with subscription information
  • Subscription cancellations will expire at the end of the mont

v3.2.0 – December 19th 2017

Ability to search GitHub Commit messages

v3.2.0 includes the following changes:

  • Ability to search GitHub Commit messages
  • Added search history so you can quickly rerun a prior search query
  • Added visual feedback on search progress for each data source (Local; GitHub; Stack)
  • Can now navigate between data source results using keyboard
  • Open files directly in GitHub
  • Easier way to send feedback to by clicking Smiley face ?
  • Ability to collapse/uncollapse all search results
  • Eliminated some bugs
  • Some UI enhancements

v3.1.1 – December 7th 2017

Fixed issue with Stripe processing

v3.1.0 – December 3rd 2017

Improved Stack Overflow searching

v3.1.0 includes the following changes:

  • Stack Overflow searches now search the Questions in addition to accepted answers
  • Removed minified files from search results
  • Added the ability to change Font and Font size
  • Eliminated some bugs
  • Some UI enhancements

v3.0.0 – November 24th 2017

We now search Stack Overflow

v3.0.0 includes the following changes:

  • Added Stack Overflow search
  • Ability to use Enter key to save Hotkey selection
  • File viewer word wraps
  • Improved how GitHub results are searched
  • Fixed some bugs

v2.2.0 – November 5th 2017

Show GitHub Properties when file result is selected

v2.2.0 includes the following changes:

  • Added GitHub repo properties
  • Added User settings
  • Improved how search errors are displayed
  • Added the ability to register existing subscriptions

v2.1.1 – October 23rd 2017

Fix telemetry bug

v2.1.0 – October 18th 2017 Improved on-boarding experience & Monaco Editor to make it easier to interact with the code you find.

v2.1.0 includes the following changes:

  • Added Monaco Editor for improved code visualization and interaction.
  • On-boarding wizard to ease initial configuration
  • Embedded subscription payment for less cumbersome purchase
  • Added tooltips to improve understanding of less obvious product functionality
  • Updated electron (security fix)
  • Replaced Application Insights with Segment to improve control of data collection and eliminate PII collection
  • Implemented Auto-Update for Mac and Windows
  • Improved UI
  • Added Search within file viewer

v2.0.0 – September 20th 2017 with GitHub integration, our first Pro feature.

v2.0.0 includes the following changes:

  • GitHub integration, search GitHub from within
  • Brand new lighter faster code base leveraging Vue.js
  • Still providing super fast searching using ripgrep
  • opens in the position and size it was last closed
  • Added a button for you to schedule a live meeting with our team
  • Display the duration of each search
  • Added the ability to disable paste comments

v1.0.2 – September 5th 2017 is now available for Linux OS. We are starting with support for Ubuntu.

v1.0.2 includes the following changes:

  • Our first release for Linux OS
  • Auto comment pasted code with the path of the original file
  • Improved Welcome page UI
  • Added Getting Started video links

v1.0.1 – August 16th 2017 is now available for Windows OS. Our efforts continue towards adding Linux support.

v1.0.1 includes the following changes:

  • Our first release for Windows OS
  • Improved Auto-update
  • Added links to Getting Started videos
  • Fixed issue where selecting new Hot Key would not remove prior Hot Keys
  • Add button to stop a search (can also use the ESC key)

v1.0.0 – July 27th 2017

We are happy to release our first public build of Currently for macOS only with plans on releasing a build for Windows followed by Linux.

v1.0.0 includes the following changes since the pre-release version.

  • Auto-update
  • Licensing
  • Release Notes
  • Modified Search button
  • Added telemetry for hotkey
  • App now hosted on S3
  • Fixed bug that caused hotkey to stop working after a reload

v0.2.0 – July 19th 2017

Feels great to provide the pre-release version to some of our early adopters. gives you the ability to quickly search for code you can reuse or learn from.

  • Added Hotkey to provide fast switching between search and IDE or text editor
  • Added link to Gitter room for support and discussions regarding
  • Added the ability to automatically launch on login

v0.0.0 – June 25th 2017

First commit.