[Notice] Nico Report Renewal

Dear Niconico Users,



Thank you for using Niconico.


Nico Report (a service that provides various info updates for your Mypage) will be renewed. Please see below for details. 


■ Extension of Nico Report Display Period  

Nico Reports for Mypage will be shown for up to one month max. 

(A change from the conventional display period of one week) 


■ Change in Display Method

Channel and Community Nico Reports will be displayed separately for PC. 


 Termination of Select Features

Nico Report Comment and List features will be terminated.


Updated Content List (includes content mentioned above)

● Extension of Nico Report Display Period 


● Channel and Community Nico Reports will be displayed separately inside your       MyPage Nico Reports. (only for PC)

● Change in privacy settings for Nico Report

  • Activities will be hidden from your MyPage Nico Reports when Nico Report or specific activities are set to private (from Account Settings> Nico Report Settings). 

● Termination of Nico Report Comments (only for PC)

● Termination of Nico Report Lists (only for PC)

● Termination of Nico Report within Public Mylist page (only for PC)

 Inability to translate video titles 

● Change in content for select activities 

  • Notices indicating that your posted video was ranked will also be shown to other users.

*Please turn off the activity option from your privacy settings if you do not wish for the notification to be shown to other users.

  • Notices indicating that you acquired a stamp will only be shown to you and not other users.
  • Notices indicating that you posted a community restricted video will only be shown to community followers.

*Users will not be able to watch videos if they are not following the community.

  • Notices indicating that you have mylisted a video will also be shown in your Mylist Nico Report (for only PC)
  • Mylist titles will be shown; while Mylist comments will be hidden.
  • Notices indicating that you started or timeshifted a live broadcast will also be shown in your community Nico Report.
  • Mylisting the same content mutiple times will only show as one recent entry for Nico Report

●  Removal of select activities 

●  Notices indicating that you advertised a video after changing your advertiser         name will not be shown in your Nico Report. (Videos will still be shown as          having been advertised)


Nico Report Renewal Schedule

March 4, 2017 (Tue)

Renewal of Nico Report for Android App

  • Extension of Nico Report Display Period 
  • Change in Nico Report Privacy Settings
  • Change for select activities/  Removal of select activities

*Nico Report comment features will be available until 5/8 (Mon) for PC 


May 8, 2017 (Mon) ~  May 19, 2017 (Fri)

Nico Report will  be renewed in steps for PC.  

  • Extension of Nico Report Display Period
  • Channel and Community Nico Reports will be displayed separately inside your MyPage Nico Reports. (only for PC)
  • Change in Nico Report Privacy Settings
  • Termination of Nico Report Comments
  • Termination of Nico Report Lists
  • Termination of Nico Report for Public Mylist page
  • Change for select activities/  Removal of select activities


Thank you,


Niconico

Thank you for using Niconico.

Nico Live will undergo maintenance during
the following date and time :
 
Date:  Thursday, February 9, 2017
Time: 6:00 am to 8:30 am (JST)
 
Please accept our apologies for this great inconvenience.

We sincerely appreciate your patience and understanding.

Thank you very much.

Niconico

Video Playback Speed Feature

Dear Niconico users,

Thank you for using Niconico.

A new "Playback Speed(β)" feature (released Thursday, January 12, 2017) is available now for the HTML 5 video watch page (β).

This feature allows you to change your video's playback speed from the normal 1.0 to 1.2 or 0.5. (via "Playback Speed (β)" from "Settings").

■ Applicable Services

・PC version of Niconico(HTML5 video watch page (β) version only)
* This feature can be used on all videos.

■ Applicable Users  

・Premium members
・Free members

■ About Playback Speed (β) Feature

・Change your playback speed  from the "Playback Speed (β)" option located inside "Settings" (via the video player gadget icon).
・Use option to change speed to x 0.5,  x 1.0 or x 1.2.

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■ Attention

・Playback speed will return to normal speed (1.0) when page is reloaded.
・Faster speeds will be available at a later date.

 

Thank you

Niconico


Thank you for using Niconico.

Nico Live will undergo maintenance during
the following date and time :
 
Date:  Thursday, January 12, 2017
Time: 6:00 am to 8:30 am (JST)
 
Please accept our apologies for this great inconvenience.

We sincerely appreciate your patience and understanding.

Thank you very much.

Niconico

[Added 12/15/2016 at 9:30 am JST]

Scheduled maintenance complete.

We thank you for your cooperation and patience.

Sincerely

Niconico

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Thank you for using Niconico.

Commentvideo upload, and video search features will undergo maintenance during the following period.

■ Date and Time

December 15, 2016 (Thurs) 3:00 am until 10:00 am (JST)

*Please note that completion time for  maintenance may change.

■ Affected devices

・All devices running Niconico 

■ Inaccessible features during maintenance

・Comment posts and display *1

・New My Memory entries and edits

・Video uploads

・Community uploads                                         

・Suspension of updated video search info (number of views, comments,       and Mylists)*2

*1. Excludes live broadcasts.                                                      

*2. Updates for video search results will stop around 3:00 am JST.                               (During maintenance, only older info prior to 3:00 am JST will be shown)                               Video search info will be updated after maintenance is complete.

* Users will still be able to watch videos and access their Mylists.

■ Video functionality during maintenance 

Video watch screen (PC example)
*The following message--boxed in red--will appear when staring a video. 

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Comment panel

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[Niconico Comment Viewer]

After maintenance, Niconico comment viewer may continue to show a maintenance message. This message will disappear after a set time.

Please accept our apologies for this great inconvenience. We sincerely appreciate your patience and understanding.

Niconico

【1/19/2017 Update】

The following option has been added to the "Resume(Continue)" feature offered on the HTML 5 video watch page (β) (released Thursday 12/8/2016).

■ Resume On/Off Settings 

Turn "Resume" feature  On or Off from "Settings" (via the gadget icon on the video player). 

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■Display when Off 

Even if the "Resume" feature is turned off, you can still check where you last left off on a video.

Click the icon that will show above the seek bar to start playing from your last session. 

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*Icon will automatically disappear after a set time when auto-play has been set. 

 

Thank you,

Niconico 

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Starting December 8, 2016, niconico users will have access to the new Resume (continue)Feature for the HTML5 video watch page(β).

This feature will allow users to continue watching videos where they last left off.

■ Compatible Devices 

Niconico PC version(available only on the HTML5 video watch page)
*This feature will be available on smartphones and for playback between smartphones and PCs at a later date.

■ Feature accessible users

Premium users

■ What is the resume feature?

The resume feature allows you to continue watching videos where you last left off.

The following message will appear on the bottom left of the video player for re-watching videos from the place you last left off. 

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■ Attention

・Resume feature (or playback memory) will not be available for Flash video watch page.  
・This feature will not be released for the Flash video watch page.
・Feature can only be used for videos within user Watch History.
・Resumed playback position may slightly change depending on your viewing environment.

Thank you,

Niconico

Thank you for using Niconico. Nico Live will undergo maintenance during the following date and time : Date: Thursday, November 24, 2016 Time: 6:00 am to 8:30 am (JST) Please accept our apologies for this great inconvenience. We sincerely appreciate your patience and understanding. Thank you very much. Niconico
Dear Niconico Users,

Thank you for using Niconico.

Currently, there is an issue on the PC version for Niconico
that causes waiting time for Uploader No-No setting additions.

This issue is currently being examined and will
take time to resolve.

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[Issue]
Adding or making deletions take time to reflect
using Uploader No-No settings.

[Period of Occurrence]
Under examination 

[Affected Area]
PC version for Niconico

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The above issue is currently being investigated
and will take time to resolve.
 
Our apologies for the great inconvenience.
 
Thank you,

Niconico
Thank you for using Niconico. Nico Live will undergo maintenance during the following date and time : Date: Thursday, October 27, 2016 Time: 6:00 am to 8:30 am (JST) Please accept our apologies for this great inconvenience. We sincerely appreciate your patience and understanding. Thank you very much. Niconico

1. NicoPal Termination and Transition

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Service for Nicopal, a feature that allows you share various content with friends,

will end October 31, 2016. 


The status of users currently using Nicopals will transition from "Nicopals"  to 

"Favorited users" from October 11th.


2. Name change for "Favorite" feature option

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The name of the current feature option "Favorited users" will change to "Follow" 

from October 31st. 


Both premium and free members will be able to follow up to 600 users.

*This name change will remain intact even after the service for Nicopals ends

(October 31st).

 

 Please read below for details concerning updated content and features which

will change from October 31st. 


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■Updated Content
Change in status for Nicopal users from "NicoPals" to  "Favorited users"
Termination of settings for making Nicopal info public 
Change in name for feature option "Favorite" to "Follow"
Increase in the number of users that can be followed (600 max) by

free/ premium users
Change in status for Niconico app users using  Nicopals from "NicoPals" to

"Followed users"
Change in Design for "My Page" and "User Page."

 

■ Nicopal Termination Flow
October 11, 2016 (Tues)
Functions for NicoPal requests and deletions will terminate, leaving only browsing

functions enabled; In addition, unapproved NicoPal requests will be deleted.


The status of NicoPal users will change to  "Favorited Users."

Be sure to make all Nicopal requests and confirmations before the Oct 11th date.

 

*Please note that you may not be able to add newly favorited users if the entry limit

 for favorited users is exceeded (by added Nicopals) during the transition period. 

 

October 31, 2016 (Mon)
Service for Nicopal lists will end on the 31st.
Profiles set under the NicoPal option "Make only NicoPals public" along with Nico 

Report settings will all become hidden.


The name of the feature option "Favorited users" will change to "Follow."

Users will be able to follow up to 600 other users.

 

■Name change for "Favorite" feature option

The name for the feature option "Favorite" will change to "Follow." from October 31st. 

Please note that functions for this feature option will remain the same.

 

■Updated Content for October 31st  
The display for "User Page" will change. 
As a result, the following menu options will become hidden (regardless of

your privacy settings):


Gender
Birthday
Location
Joined Communities
Joined Channels
Calender
Nico!


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Thank you very much,

 

Niconico

 

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