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Yetishare v5.3.0 Released!

Yetishare v5.3.0 Released!

By Adam posted on 16th November 2021

Hi all,

We've just released Yetishare v5.3.0 via your account on If you login and you're still within support, you'll see the link to download.

You can see it up and running on our demo site:
(login with user: 'admin' & pass: 'Password@Demo')

Overview of changes:

This release includes a new advertising module, video advert support (VAST), optional adult advert placements, upload cancel button, lots of improvements and other fixes. See the release notes below for the breakdown of changes.

How to install or upgrade:

Upload the /install folder to your website and load Note that the upgrade process has changed in this release, so please read it carefully. We're happy to help if you get stuck.

Final Release Notes:


  • New Advertising Module:
    • Dedicated admin section for managing site advertising.
    • Support for video adverts using VAST or Google IMA urls.
    • Option to set different banner advert for adult and non adult content throughout the site.
    • Admin area setting to define adult keywords.
  • New video player integrated into the file preview plugin to support video adverts.
  • Target uploads to file storage servers depending on account type. For example, send paid account uploads to faster servers.
  • Added cancel upload option within file manager. Options to cancel any pending file or the entire upload.
  • Limit upload speed by account package using Nginx. You can now set an "Upload Url Slug" via the account package settings. When using Nginx, you can configure this to be speed limited.
  • Limit concurrent downloads better in Nginx. You can now set a "Download Url Slug" via the account package settings. On Nginx this can be configured to limit connections or download speed.
  • Improvement to the document viewer so it continues to work even when downloads are locked down by IP address.
  • Fixed issue with zipping files when downloads are locked down by IP address.
  • Added site settings to disable chunked uploads and the chunked upload file size. (recommend for advanced setups only)
  • Added option within the file edit popup in the file manager, to set minimum required account level to download. For example, paid accounts only.
  • Added subtitle proxy script to resolve browser CORS issue when subtitles are stored on remote file servers.
  • Ensured the local server is listed in the admin purge cache pages, when set as disabled.
  • Added option for lifetime premium accounts.
  • Added admin site setting to block non-login uploads. Enables blocking of non-login uploads from third party desktop apps.
  • Upgraded core GeoIP library to use GeoLite2 by Maxmind. IP database updated to the latest.
  • Resolved issue with crypto functions where data sometimes fails to encrypt fully.
  • Removed unused plugin_tasks.cron.php file and reference in admin background tasks.
  • Improvements to ipv6 validation and login logs.
  • Fix to concurrent upload account package limits sometimes not working as it should.
  • Improvement to make downloads per 24 hours limit based on download stats, so they're no longer dependent on download tracking option.
  • Fix to file manager right-click on a Mac triggering the file details view instead of showing the context menu.
  • Fix to captcha error on login form when using 2FA with captcha enabled.
  • Fix to url downloads when using a different domain on the file server. Now uses postMessage to communicate between iframes.
  • Fix to internal and email notifications cron tasks.
  • Fix to ensure direct links to videos play inline rather than force download. Applied when xSendFile or xAccelRedirect enabled.
  • Fix to incorrect deletion reason being shown on admin bulk file removal tool.
  • Fix to file uploads on direct file servers sometimes not linking to a users account when 2FA enabled.
  • Various minor fixes and improvements.


  • Stripe:
    • Minor wording change on checkout process.
  • Media Converter:
    • Ensured folder size is recalculated after video converted.
  • WebDav:
    • Ensured folder size is recalculated after file move.
  • Rewards:
    • Added an option to limit logging PPD by downloading account type.
    • Clarified option to limit access to earn PPD by account type.
    • Blocked actual logging of PPD earnings if account type not enabled in plugin settings, rather than just hide reward pages from the UI.
    • Added link to detailed PPD logs in rewards admin menu.
    • Other minor fixes and improvements.

Release notes: There are minor database changes with this release. Please apply the SQL in 

Please see the script documentation for other upgrade guidance.

Thanks for your continued support!