Release notes: February 9, 2021

Deployment Time: 11:53 AM PST

Features & Enhancements

Item Description
Feature The text size and padding was increased for nodes in the Automation graph. Deployed to all.
Feature Side navigation gets an avatar.

If you are signed in within an AppSheet app, you will see an avatar (a circle with the app's color theme) with the first letter of your email on it.

Bug Fixes

Item Description
Bug The contrast of footer button icons was increased. Deployed to all.
Bug An issue was fixed where XY map pins sometimes became unresponsive. Deployed to 100% of free users.

Rollout changes

Item Rollout status
AppSheet Automation (Preview release) 100% of free and paid users.
An issue was fixed where the following error message occurred when adding or editing a row:

Path contains invalid leading characters. Inner error code: nameContainsInvalidCharacters

100% of free users and 40% of paid users.


These issues that were previously released have been rolled back. The team is working on longer-term fixes for these issues.

Item Description
Feature Revert the change When Reading from a SQL Database Minimize Data Conversions by Using the Native Data Values Returned by SQL

We have reverted the change that attempted to optimize how we read from SQL by returning database field values as C# native data types. The change did not work properly.

Thank you very much for the update. For this new features, could you share sample screenshot?


Thanks for increasing the contrast on the footer, much improved.


In regard to the contrast between the main part of the app and the footer, @Will_Witman , I hope something similar can be done on the side menu: