December 14, 2021

Deployment Time: 12:06 PM PST

Features & enhancements

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Enhancement When regenerating the structure of a table, you are now prompted to confirm the action since it may lead to breaking changes.

Bug fixes

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Bug Fixed a bug causing "App upgrade required" screen to sometimes be incorrectly shown.

Rollout changes

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Feature New way to transfer apps

Co-authors can now request the transfer of apps and app owners can choose to approve or deny the request (under Manage > Authors). For more information, see the community announcement.

New: Deployed to all users.
Previous: Deployed to 100% of free users and 75% of premium users.

Bug Fixed a bug causing detail views in dashboards to sometimes display an error.

New: Deployed to 100% of free users and 50% of premium users.
Previous: Deployed to 100% of free users and 25% of premium users.

Bug Added an automatic retry on network error to reduce user-facing sync failures caused by transient network issues.

New: Deployed to 100% of free users and 50% of premium users.
Previous: Deployed to 100% of free users and 25% of premium users.

Bug Fixed a bug causing photos or uploaded images to sometimes be missing at sync time.

New: Deployed to all users.
Previous: Deployed to 100% of free users and 50% of premium users.

Bug Fixed a bug where ORDERBY could break when the list to sort was based on a LOOKUP.

New: Deployed to 100% of free users and 50% of premium users.
Previous: Deployed to 100% of free users and 25% of premium users.

Bug Fixed a bug where localization expression that returns a list could cause an error.

New: Deployed to 100% of free users and 50% of premium users.
Previous: Deployed to 100% of free users and 25% of premium users.

Bug Fixed a bug causing the drop-down input modal to be incorrectly sized after an iOS device orientation change.

New: Deployed to 100% of free users and 25% of premium users.
Previous: Deployed to 100% of free users.

Bug Background images were previously resized to 1000px by default, even on much wider screens where this looked noticeably bad. This update makes the background resizing adjust to the viewport, enabling large background images to maintain high resolution on wide screens.

New: Deployed to 33% of all users.
Previous: Deployed to 15% of all users.

Bug If the local cache of table data is missing or invalid on startup, the app would normally sync new data from the server automatically. But under certain circumstances the app would simply start up with no data and display all blank views, as if all tables were empty.

New: Deployed to 33% of all users.
Previous: Deployed to 15% of all users.

Bug Fix for Czech date input format flagged as invalid in Safari.

New: Deployed to 100% of free users and 25% of premium users.
Previous: Deployed to 100% of free users.

Preview announcements

The AppSheet Preview program lets app creators try out new app features that are not yet fully supported. Learn how to participate in the AppSheet preview program for app client features.

  • No new preview features were released today.

What's currently available in the Preview program?

Item Description
Feature Table view

Table View now supports freezing the first column while scrolling horizontally. For details, see Freezing the first Column of a Table View - in Preview Program.

Feature Chart Editor

App Creators can now make use of our new chart editor and the new and improved charts it can create. Learn more.

Feature Detail views

Rich text formatting is now available in Detail views. For details, see this announcement in the community.

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Now this is nice set of Release notes!! Can we get a list this size everyday?

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:slight_smile:

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This was twice btw.

Thanks for the detailed info!

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Thanks! Removed the duplicate.

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