A major update to GOM Media Player was released on July 31, 2012
Changes in version 188.8.131.5219 include:
1. Improved AAC Audio Support
Corrected an issue where audio was not being played correctly when trying to play video or audio files that used AAC audio encoding.
2. AVI Playback Issue Corrected
Fixed an issue that caused some AVI files to play incorrectly in version 184.108.40.20606
3. SRT Subtitle Display Issue Corrected
Fixed an issue that was causing SRT subtitles to be displayed incorrectly when the files were located in folders that were named using non-English characters.
4. RTL Subtitle Support Added (beta)
Added a feature that will display right-to-left subtitles in the correct order. This feature can be enabled by opening the Preferences window (push F5), selecting “Subtitles” from the list on the left, going to the “Others” tab, and checking the box next to “RTL Language Subtitle Support[Beta]”. As the name suggests, this feature is in the beta phase.
5. Miscellaneous Fixes
Minor fixes concerning bugs, phrasing, and other issues have been applied.
You can use the [Update] button in the software interface to update to the latest version (Preferences -> General -> Network -> Update). If you receive a notice that you are already using the most recent version, please wait a while and try again.
Download links on CNET and other software sites will also be updated within the next few hours.