JAVA: 1.19.1 Pre-Release 5

The latest Pre-Release adds some additional changes to how Chat and Chat Preview function.  Check below to see everything in detail.

Changes in 1.19.1 Pre-Release 5


  • When writing chat messages, the signing status of the displayed chat messages is shown with a colored indicator
    • The indicator will either appear to the left of the chat input field, or to the left of the chat preview if chat preview is being used
    • The indicator will be green when the displayed message is signed
    • The indicator will be orange when Chat Preview is enabled and a preview is waiting to be signed
  • The background of the chat preview will also display slightly faded when a preview is waiting to be signed

Chat Preview

  • Added “On Send” Chat Preview option for updating chat previews only when attempting to send a message
    • To confirm sending a message, a second hit of the Enter/Return key is required
    • The previous “ON” setting has been renamed to “On Modified”
  • The “On Modified” mode no longer displays previews if the message has not been modified by the server
  • Chat Preview is now enabled in singleplayer and will display when using commands that have selector substitution such as /say
  • Previewed hover events and click events are now highlighted with a solid background

Technical Changes in 1.19.1 Pre-Release 5

  • The team_msg_command chat type has been split apart into team_msg_command_incoming and team_msg_command_outgoing

Bugs Fixed in 1.19.1 Pre-Release 5

  • MC-130243 - /debug stop message uses OS locale-specific number formatting
  • MC-149047 - Scroll Sensitivity slider label uses OS locale for number formatting
  • MC-252546 - Poor audio quality compared to 1.18.2
  • MC-252702 - Game crashes when trying to launch 1.19 when the system is in Arabic, Persian, or adjacent formats
  • MC-253223 - “A preposition is incorrectly used within the ““gui.abuseReport.reason.terrorism_or_violent_extremism.description”” string”
  • MC-253888 - Messages that servers have tampered with through chat reporting are signed and reportable
  • MC-253950 - Sending a chat message too fast after typing it fails to sign the eventual proper chat preview
  • MC-253997 - “The current description of ““Imminent harm - Threat to harm others”” report category seems not matching its title”
  • MC-254089 - “Chat Preview components allow server to ““hide”” content”