Monday, July 17, 2017

thumbapps.org Discord Portable, all-in-one voice, video and text chat!
"The voice quality is crisper and clearer thanks to a more modern voice engine than what’s used by the now decade-and-a-half-old choices like TeamSpeak and Ventrilo..." —Tom Marks, pcgamer.com (May 13, 2016)
"Discord positions itself as a way to replace your programs such as Skype, TeamSpeak, Mumble, Ventrillo, etc..." —Aikage, tay.kinja.com (Sep 19, 2015)
"Tl;dr Discord seems to be great (feature whise), but there are some really big issue with fundamental stuff like audio quality and latency. In the end i hope Discord will succeed because it's really above its opponent feature wise." —Mrpoussin (a user), reddit.com (Dec 26, 2015)
Discord is a modern free group voice & text chat app.

DiscordPortable_0.0.305.paf
Size: 136 MB (142,897,152 bytes) Packed Size: 40.6 MB (42,668,032 bytes)
SHA-256: 97DA006AE5B8A8F5F3D5AFEB4E89C435EC9BA7FF059EF166108CB8BA8C6D259F


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PTB/Public Test Build

DiscordPortable_0.0.48_Public_Test_Build_PTB.paf
Size: 136 MB (142,880,768 bytes) Packed Size: 40.6 MB (42,647,552 bytes)
SHA-256: BCBBA5559B0B4AE83D19C978E8EB2803BCB0CDD82A9F76C54B056F4A243AE612

Release Details

Developer: Discord Inc. & thumbapps.org
Requirements: Windows 7 or later
Upgrade limitation: You can't upgrade Discord portable to Discord PTB or vice versa since they have different version numbering.
Brief Manual: Quick getting started manual included in the help file
Recommended Channel: Want to find more portable application sources? Get your Discord portable and connect!
License: Partially open source freeware (personal use)—EULA
Source: Included in the package (.ini, .nsh files)

DIY/Do It Yourself: Upgrade to the Latest Release

Requirements 7-Zip, NPP/Notepad++ or other text editor, PortableApps.com Launcher Generator/PAL, PortableApps.com Installer/PAI.

  1. We'll use the stable release as example, you can infer from this example to upgrade the PTB (Public Test Build) release.
  2. Get the latest portable app. template, and extract the content with 7-Zip.
  3. Get the latest Discord release.
  4. Put it in the same folder as the extracted template, in our example C:\0TEST, then extract the installer by following this guide.
  5. Extract the net45 folder to DiscordPortable\App then rename it to Discord, net45 to DiscordPortable\App
  6. Browse to App\Discord folder, delete squirrel.exe.
  7. Browse to DiscordPortable\App\AppInfo and open appinfo.ini file with NPP. Replace the [Version] section with the latest version number. Make sure the PackageVersion entry is in 4 place digit, eg. 0.0.300.0 not just 0.0.300, Update version
  8. Run PAL, paste the template folder address C:\0TEST\DiscordPortable, and click Go—a new launcher will be created, Create new launcher
  9. Test the new launchers by following this guide.
  10. When all is OK, then delete the DiscordPortable\Data folder and run PAI, paste the package folder address C:\0TEST\DiscordPortable, and click Go—to create the installer package. Create installer
  11. Use the installer package to upgrade your portable application. Don't forget to at least backup your Data folder before any upgrade :)
  12. If you find any changes that's not handled by the launcher, consult the PAL help file to modify the launcher yourself or ask for our paid upgrade support.

Portability Notes

  • Discord do not have portable mode. It stores some settings in Windows registry while running.
  • We redirect Windows' %USERPROFILE% environment variable to Discord portable's Data\Home folder—so most of it are portable.
  • Make sure it exits cleanly before plugging out your thumbdrive.
  • You can help by upvoting this request to the official developer to add "portable mode" to their future release.

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