Gajim 1.4.7

Gajim 1.4.7 has been released

Gajim 1.4.7 brings performance improvements, better file previews, and many bug fixes. Thanks for all your reports!

What’s New

Multiple issues with Gajim’s file preview have been fixed. If you want to disable file previews entirely, there is now a setting in Gajim’s preferences.

For people with many contacts in their contact list, this release will bring a significant performance improvement 🚀

Furthermore, notifications on Windows should not appear in the taskbar anymore.

Fixes and improvements

Several issues have been fixed in this release.

  • Improved detection of emoji shortcodes
  • Flatpak: Fixed tray icon
  • Renaming a contact now preserves its groups
  • Fixed an issue where the new message icon would vanish even though messages haven’t been read

Have a look at the changelog for the complete list.


As always, don’t hesitate to contact us at or open an issue on our Gitlab.