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VNCtalk 4.0

September 27. 2022

New Features:

  1. New survey tool in VNCtalk chats to create questionnaires for chat members. The surveys contain options for text answers, check boxes or radiobuttons and can display the results in different types of charts.     
  2. New emoji reactions to messages: Users can choose from various emojis to react on chat messages by clicking the emoji icon below each message. There is a counter and the names of those who reacted are displayed.  
  3. New role in group chats: Audience. With this role, group chat moderators can mute users in chats. Users in the Audience can follow the chat, but can not participate actively.    
  4. New option to bulk-delete own chat messages and attachments after a predefined time: 90 days, 7 days or 24 hours.      
  5. OnlyOffice document preview: view different file types directly without downloading it.  
  6. [Desktop Client] Copy images from the file browser to share images in other chats without downloading it.  
  7. New 'join group' requests for private chat rooms  
  8. Added a horizontal scroll-bar to the rich text editor  

Changes:

  1. Design improvements of the Chat UI  
  2. Improved Meeting icons  
  3. Improved the pop up UI  
  4. Improved the left sidebar  
  5. Updated the empty state of group chats in the chat info panel
  6. New drop downs in profile tabs adapting to the screen size    
  7. Improved the join meeting background and join select screen: zoom and background images    
  8. Improved the scrollbars in the open chat and chat list  
  9. New UI for the drag & drop files feature in chats    
  10. [Desktop Client] Increased the emoji size
  11. Updated the global search tootlips text  
  12. Changes in the adaptive chat header and kebab buttons  

Bugfixes:

  1. Fixed the chat actions kebab menu
  2. Improved the display of the status indicator
  3. Fixed the display of the invite participant option on group owner/admin side
  4. Fixed the pin/unpin chat behaviour  
  5. [Mobile] Fixed the scrolling to the searched message in the chat history  
  6. Improved background sync on push  
  7. Fixed the toggle option  
  8. Fixed the full screen option
  9. Fixed the race condition when storing preview data
  10. Fixed the UI display of the email to a friend dialog  
  11. Fixed the redirection from search screen to chat screen
  12. [Mobile] Fixed the German omemo device limit pop up UI  
  13. Fixed the avatar refresh after reconnect to XMPP
  14. Fixed the recent chat expand/collapse icon in the call screen  
  15. Fixed the redirecting to the login screen  
  16. Fixed the media files dialog display
  17. Fixed the conversation opening
  18. Inproved App performance  
  19. Fixed the display of the left call participant and the iom domain search  
  20. [Mobile] Removed the overlapping emoji icon
  21. Fixed the display of VNCiom users  
  22. Fixed the video recording and the switch to files tab  
  23. [Mobile] Fixed the display of long chat bubbles
  24. Removed the material ripple effect globally  
  25. Fixed the handling of the VS scrollbar
  26. Fixed the display of iOM chats in the recent chat list
  27. Fixed the loading of the broadcast list  
  28. Fixed the UI of the social tab navigation and active tabs
  29. Fixed the display of the selected call reply options in the recent chat  
  30. Fixed the display of the private settings options of administrator users and owners of the group chat
  31. Fixed the display of new meeting names in the recent list and chat header
  32. Fixed the removing of external users from the group chat
  33. [Mobile] Fixed the hiding of the right sidebar if user switches tabs quickly
  34. Fixed the adding of new tabs
  35. Fixed the opening of the broadcast search  
  36. Fixed the invalid date for shared owncloud files and folders  
  37. Fixed the profile hover and display of the edit tooltip
  38. Fixed the adding of meta contacts to the search results  
  39. [Mobile] Fixed the mention suggestion list height with open keyboard
  40. Fixed the profile files screen
  41. Fixed the closing of the user role menu
  42. Fixed the text-lines  
  43. [Mobile] Fixed the display of the app in the shared items list of the device  
  44. Fixed the image zoom
  45. Fixed the OMEMO flow for multiple devices and the display of encrypted messages
  46. Fixed the flow of the multiple device OMEMO and display of encrypted messages
  47. Fixed the avatar caching
  48. Fixed the moderator/admin rights in conference meetings
  49. Fixed the opening of the profile screen in the right sidebar  
  50. Fixed the shared link social post redirection from 1:1 and group chats
  51. [Mobile] Fixed the app switch  
  52. Added missing 'preview when offline' message
  53. Added missing tag support to the chat info screen right side panel for group admins
  54. Fixed the scrolling to bottom after sending files  
  55. Fixed the VNCiom reaction deleting and the idb migration
  56. Fixed the mic device selection
  57. [Mobile] Fixed the file preview of PDF and office files  
  58. Fixed the topic comment mention in the notification center
  59. Fixed the share chat history option  
  60. Fixed the audience roles permissions
  61. Fixed the navigation via arrow keys in the file browser
  62. Fixed the display of VNCiom users in the group participants list  
  63. Fixed the immediate message expiration
  64. Fixed the emoji reactions on link previews  
  65. Improved the app performance  
  66. Fixed the file preview in reply messages
  67. Fixed the video conference owner handling
  68. Fixed the transfer chat UI  
  69. Fixed text overlapping and a missing translation in the Settings module  
  70. Fixed the UI of the 'email to friend' pop up  
  71. Fixed the sending of image/file links with text  
  72. Fixed the display of the search result number
  73. [Mobile] Fixed the sharing of media files  
  74. [Mobile] Fixed the files tab display

VNCtalk 3.2.5

August 19. 2022

New Features:

  1. Separate chip for Meetings in the recent list for better visibility  
  2. New group chat UI  
  3. Quick reply options for incoming call requests
  4. Created a config for UI only development  

Changes:

  1. Improved the schedule meeting UI  
  2. New UI for the file browser header actions  
  3. Improved the sidebar
  4. Improved the search screen UI
  5. Updated the message dropdown menu  
  6. Improved the chat info and profile options and the display in the sidebar
  7. Optimized the UI of the logging by adding a common logger  
  8. Improved the app switcher design  
  9. Improved message header border for version messages  
  10. Updated global components
  11. Removed the ripple effect on all modules
  12. Optimized the further impact of FCM in the web view  

Bugfixes:

  1. Fixed the VNCchannels UI  
  2. Fixed the display of the remove from recent dialog
  3. [Mobile] Fixed the artifacts on App start  
  4. [Desktop Client] Fixed the javascript error on MacOS when repeatedly clicking on the download icon
  5. Fixed the reply icon in the message drop down menu  
  6. Fixed the show/hide option of avatars
  7. Fixed the startup load order
  8. [Mobile] Fixed the updating of the original message UI in reply messages  
  9. Fixed and improved the cordova android plugin change to save web states  
  10. Fixed the display of the correct user status  
  11. Fixed the sync on push
  12. [Mobile] Fixed the favicon requests
  13. Fixed German translations
  14. [Mobile] Fixed the display of the UI of the user's last activity in the chat screen  
  15. Fixed the starting of the screen sharing
  16. Fixed the handling of media devices for external calls
  17. Fixed the recent chat display
  18. Fixed the decryption of encrypted messages  
  19. Fixed the handling of the stale network
  20. [Mobile] Fixed the display of active calls  
  21. Fixed the chat menus styles
  22. Fixed various minor UI bugs  
  23. Fixed the remove confirmation pop up in the clone topic popup
  24. Fixed some minor UI issues with the 'Send To' popup of Topics  
  25. Fixed the loader UI
  26. Fixed the video meeting invitation handling
  27. Fixed the refreshing of the conversations in the recent chat list
  28. [Mobile] Fixed the hide app switch dialog on tapping the back button  
  29. [Desktop Client] Fixed the chats text line  
  30. Fixed the transfer of encrypted chats
  31. Fixed the removing of the background for external users in the video call lobby
  32. [Mobile] Fixed the closing of the chat notifications and kebab menus after tapping the back button
  33. Fixed the display to go back to conversation list
  34. Fixed the receiving of LDAP contacts by JID
  35. Fixed the UI of the right panel in the external user call screen  
  36. Fixed the checking of the Request for connect support
  37. Fixed the image loading
  38. Fixed the scheduled meeting when the end time is on the next day
  39. Fixed the adding of external users to an existing group  
  40. Translation improvements  
  41. Fixed the display of the emoji icon in the mini-chat  
  42. Fixed the channel detail UI  
  43. Fixed the UI of the sticky date  
  44. [Mobile] Fixed the styles for the request for connect dialog
  45. Fixed the re-invite of users after invited users joined and left  
  46. Fixed the display of the scheduled conferences
  47. Fixed the password in direct meeting invites  
  48. Fixed the alignment of the messages in the mail digest  
  49. Fixed the removing of the spinner when opening the chat  
  50. Fixed the processing of html content  
  51. Fixed the re-inviting of participants and the display of the invited and joined participants  
  52. Fixed the textline - encryption active icon  
  53. Fixed the join contact search results
  54. Fixed the schedule call flow  
  55. Fixed the contact search
  56. Fixed the chat info and profile info UI
  57. [VNCchannels] Fixed the 'send to' popup window  
  58. Fixed the participation in password protected video meetings
  59. Fixed the opening of inline images in VNCproject ticket updates from chat  
  60. Fixed the switching of chats
  61. Fixed the recording of group calls
  62. Fixed the resizing of the sidebar
  63. Fixed the opening of the participant button in the call screen  
  64. [Desktop Client] Fixed the deeplink display
  65. [Mobile] Fixed the removing of long name chats from the German recent dialog UI  
  66. Fixed the showing of the spinner instead of empty state

VNCtalk 3.2.2

February 23. 2022

New Features:

  1. Added tooltip for "Camera Switch" and "Go to Chats" buttons in call screen  
  2. Updated deep link support for android
  3. Enable configuration of the preferred resolution.
  4. Added the option "delete and copy to new message"    
  5. "Batch delete" of messages added  

Changes:

  1. Updated UI and opening behavior of User Profile  
  2. UI improvements  
  3. Hide tabs based on permissions in the VNCtalk Profile sidebar.   
  4. Change the opening behavior for chat profile

Bugfixes:

  1. UI fixes (broadcast, date picker component)  
  2. Fixed: Participant removed from mini chat when switching device  
  3. Improvements for uploads to ownCloud from the chat window  
  4. Fixed the handling of stored config for blur effect  
  5. Fixed the federated app URLs  
  6. Fixed the setting for tile width correctly by total height
  7. [Mobile] Fixed the display of the last message in recent chat with e2e enabled in chat  
  8. Improved OMEMO decryption - messages are now displayed immediately and decoded one by one  
  9. Fixed the display of the recorded call files in media list  
  10. Fixed "message send with enter" and added "default timezone" for new user/installations  
  11. Fixed the opening of links from the mentioned ticket chat message (for multiple links)  

VNCtalk 3.2.1

February 03. 2022

New Features:

  1. Added the display of the screen sharing presenter
  2. Cancel/edit meeting and add/remove participants option in scheduled video meetings  
  3. Added the hostname to the VNCtalk stats  
  4. Updated Cordova to version 10  

Changes:

  1. Changed the display of the chat name in the recent chat list UI
  2. Upgraded the android-sdk API level

Bugfixes:

  1. Fixed the display of the multiple OMEMO popups
  2. [Mobile] Fixed the handling of the Owncloud folders  
  3. [Mobile] Fixed the display of the video stream in calls
  4. Fixed the selected JID for sending video meeting invitation mails
  5. Fixed the rendering of the image preview
  6. Fixed the configuration for Multi Conference Boards in the settings  
  7. Fixed the display of the recent list UI
  8. Fixed the display of the received messages when omemo is not enabled  
  9. Fixed the delayed focus of the 1st unread message
  10. Fixed the console error when typing VNCpad names
  11. Fixed the display of the mention message preview in meta tasks  
  12. Fixed the message height calculation
  13. Fixed the camera release after ending a call  
  14. Fixed the screen share starting
  15. Fixed the display of the side bar icons
  16. Fixed the schedule conf timer
  17. Fixed the collapse behavior of the sidebar    
  18. Fixed the display of omemo messages
  19. Added optimized cache headers to the front end  
  20. Fixed the display of the search of starred messages
  21. Fixed the joining to incoming call requests in running calls
  22. Fixed the canceling of pending incoming calls on network connectivity loss  
  23. Fixed the focus on searched messages  
  24. Fixed the behavior and display of the recent chat icons
  25. Fixed the camera release in screen sharing sessions
  26. Fixed the display of the mention message preview for meta tasks  
  27. Fixed the recording status
  28. Fixed the display of the video in calls after multiple screen sharings  
  29. Fixed the vcard data error
  30. Implemented new avatar dialog to create group chat/video meeting > avatar upload screen
  31. Fixed the enabling of the presenter video
  32. Fixed the display of the files in the right side bar  
  33. Fixed the missing history
  34. Fixed the closing of the emoji dialog
  35. Fixed the display of the user avatar in the chat bubbles in the chat history  

VNCtalk 3.2.0

January 03. 2022

New Features:

  1. [Mobile] New upload avatar screen for group chats and profiles
  2. New date and time settings  
  3. Unread marker for mention chips  
  4. Added starred messages to the search UI
  5. New settings for the social tab  
  6. Settings to show/hide VNCpads
  7. Virtual scrolling on top of the Angular CDK  
  8. Improved the scrolling for CDK
  9. [Mobile] Native emoji support  
  10. Selecting messages by holding the CTRL/Command key  

Changes:

  1. Improved the header UI
  2. [Mobile] Updated hamburger menu  
  3. Upgraded the Cordova iOS RTC plugin to 8, fixed safari call drop when iOS user switches cam    
  4. Updated the icons in chats  
  5. Changed the display of the background pattern
  6. Updated the behaviour to open the sidebar of the recent chat list
  7. Updated the disable option for harmful actions during a running call  
  8. Improved handling of connecting/disconnecting input devices
  9. New global mute flow  
  10. Updated the hiding of the notification center in the settings

Bugfixes:

  1. Fixed the navigation behavior and updated the file preview
  2. Fixed the display of OMEMO encrypted messages on different devices
  3. Improved the virtual scrolling
  4. Fixed the display of links in messages  
  5. Fixed the display of the date and time format  
  6. Fixed the UI of the mini chat  
  7. Removed the star of the not mandatory field "tags"  
  8. Fixed sending info from vcards
  9. [Desktop Client] Fixed the download of files
  10. Fixed the display of the participant video and avatar
  11. Fixed the display of the chat window with small sizes and updated the padding in the mobile client  
  12. Fixed the display of the shared screen size
  13. Fixed the opening of other apps from VNCtalk  
  14. Fixed the local date/time format  
  15. Fixed the display of the recent chat when changing the global mute option  
  16. Fixed the display of the files/attachment icons in the selected theme  
  17. Fixed the search UI
  18. Fixed the reply preview and search screen  
  19. Fixed the display of the collapse icon and header text
  20. Fixed the display of the emoji size
  21. [Safari] Fixed the display of the media files in the Files screen
  22. Fixed the display of the inline image in the VNCproject ticket mention preview  
  23. Fixed the disable option of various actions in running calls
  24. Fixed the message replies with @All mentions
  25. Fixed the 'go back to chat screen' menu on the chat info/settings screen  
  26. Fixed the crashes on Firefox  
  27. Fixed the display of the timestamp
  28. Fixed the global search component
  29. Fixed the camera release with background effect and kick participant cases  
  30. Fixed the unstable behavior of the screen sharing  
  31. [Mobile] Fixed the display of the call recording header in the call screen  
  32. Fixed the recent chat list UI when increasing the font size  
  33. [Mobile] Fixed the display of the create conversation menu icons  
  34. [iOS] Fixed the hide video option when displaying popups
  35. [Mobile] Disabled certain actions during a call  
  36. Fixed the downloading of the call recording on mobile devices
  37. [Mobile] Fixed the chat bubble message size  
  38. Fixed the display of the validation message for video meetings  
  39. Improved the app performance
  40. Fixed the downloading of the recorded files in the files dialog  
  41. Fixed the German translation for video meeting invitation mails
  42. Fixed the messed up messages in the wrong chat
  43. Fixed the camera status in screen sharing
  44. Fixed the display of messages with links and mentions  
  45. Fixed the display of the call recording option when returning back to call from the recent chat list call notification  
  46. Fixed the indexing of the search for new sent messages in the advanced search  
  47. [Desktop Client] Fixed the display of the home screen
  48. Fixed the search results for chats from solr
  49. Fixed the opening of supported video files  
  50. Fixed the display of the participant name on the tiles in the right sidebar  
  51. Fixed the display of the correct time zone and time in the scheduled meeting invitation email  
  52. Fixed the display of the last sent file in the image preview  
  53. [Mobile] Fixed the chat attachment button background selection display  
  54. [iOS] Fixed the display of the ownCloud icon    
  55. Fixed the forward document option on the media preview screen  
  56. Fixed the call rejoin
  57. Fixed the German translation for ownCloud    
  58. Fixed the display of the time format  
  59. Fixed the ending of the screen sharing  
  60. [Android 12] Fixed the camera switch and audio mode changing in calls  
  61. Fixed the text box movement of the cursor  
  62. Fixed the advanced search component to search for the latest message  
  63. Fixed the display of the document preview timestamp
  64. Fixed the crashes when getting group participant info  
  65. Fixed the display of the mention list with group chat only  
  66. Fixed the display of the recent activity
  67. Fixed the Omemo devices replacement hit limit
  68. Fixed the VNCpad and recent chat UI and updated the vnc lib  
  69. Fixed the hiding of the "Publish profile user data" option in the settings  
  70. Fixed the display of the profile sidebar UI  
  71. Fixed the name of replied users in the fcm notifications
  72. Fixed the display of the ticket mention messages in the search screen  
  73. Fixed the display of the Omemo settings according to the saved values
  74. Fixed horizontal scroll in the chat window  
  75. Fixed the display of the default avatar on hovering according to the selected theme  
  76. Fixed the display of the ticket mentions in forwarded messages
  77. Fixed the name display in chats
  78. Fixed search contacts in the recent chat list
  79. Fixed the payload in the search API  
  80. [Mobile] Fixed the display of equalised tabs in the recent chat
  81. Fixed the hiding of the activity tab for logged in users  
  82. Fixed the display of the star icon in the chat search screen for starred messages  
  83. Fixed the user unfavorite option in the sidebar  
  84. Fixed the display of the 2FA screen when enabling the option  
  85. Fixed the background not set automatically  
  86. Fixed the UI of tool tips and settings  
  87. Fixed the around-msgid and around-first-unread for IOM
  88. Fixed the display of the mention icon size
  89. Fixed the handling of the duplicate call start
  90. Fixed the display of the document preview by changing vnc lib  
  91. Fixed the display of the username in the recent chat with the updated group avatar message  
  92. Fixed fetching of messages when joining from invite or signal  
  93. Fixed the display of the chat content for recent chats  
  94. Fixed the display of the message content in chat bubbles  
  95. Fixed the jitsi integration issues
  96. Implemented drag and drop to upload files, fixing the UI issues and updated translation  
  97. Fixed the download of zip files on click  
  98. Fixed the resizing and scrolling of the recent chat list  
  99. Fixed the resizing of the right sidebar  

VNCtalk 3.1.6

November 17. 2021

New Features:

  1. New 'files' sidebar    
  2. Back-End configuration option for recordings  
  3. Updated the display of the autocomplete UI  
  4. Chat transfer to multiple devices with enabled OMEMO encryption
  5. Improved the performance by skipping the muc echo messages
  6. Upgraded lib-jitsimeet to the current level  

Changes:

  1. Updated the profile UI  
  2. [Android] Improved the update check
  3. Improved the resizing of the recent chat list and the right sidebar  
  4. Optimized the conversation history loading  

Bugfixes:

  1. Fixed the quick display of the chat history after opening a conversation
  2. Fixed the available actions in broadcasts
  3. Fixed the logout label translation
  4. Fixed the buttons in the call screen
  5. Fixed the corner case for ticket mentions
  6. Fixed the display of the participants list
  7. Fixed the display of the collapse icon on small screens
  8. Fixed the solr query
  9. Fixed the user list  
  10. Fixed the display of the file transfer text in the recent chat list
  11. Fixed the location preview
  12. [Mobile] Fixed the loading time of the splash screen on app start  
  13. Fixed the display of the recent chat list
  14. Fixed the 'back' button in the encryption settings
  15. Fixed the pop up header style
  16. Fixed the activation of E2E encryption
  17. Fixed the display of the scheduled conferences
  18. Fixed the start/end time of video meetings  
  19. [Desktop Client] Fixed the application name in the notification title
  20. Fixed the display of new meeting notifications
  21. Fixed the opening of the mini chat window in calls  
  22. Fixed muting audio for everyone for moderators
  23. [Mobile client] Fixed the width of the user list
  24. Fixed the unmute flow
  25. Fixed the Advance search by updating the vnc lib version  
  26. Fixed the message font size
  27. Fixed the password settings for the video meeting owner  
  28. [Mobile client] Fixed the 'copy message to clipboard' action
  29. Fixed the cropping of the avatar  
  30. Fixed the reconnection of calls when the camera is disabled by a moderator  
  31. Fixed the adding of participants
  32. Fixed the display of user mentions in replies
  33. Fixed the display of the link preview for multiple links
  34. [Desktop Client] Fixed the the missing avatar after update  
  35. Fixed the display of the avatar upload message  
  36. [Mobile] Fixed the display of the group chat avatar buttons  
  37. Fixed the display of the mentioned users in the reply preview  
  38. Fixed the display of the last received content in the recent chat list

VNCtalk 3.1.5

October 28. 2021

New Features:

  1. Extended profile screens with add profile, HR data, Account tabs  
  2. Added font size settings
  3. [Mobile] Start conference UI  
  4. [Mobile] New profile screen with Profile, HR data and Account tabs  
  5. Upload files from Chat to ownCloud  
  6. [Desktop client] Deep links on the app side  
  7. New profile side bar  

Changes:

  1. Updated the login flow
  2. New auto complete api and UI fixes
  3. Improved the focusing on the first unread message  
  4. [iOS] Updated the app icon  
  5. Improved avatar loading for recent conversations    

Bugfixes:

  1. Fixed the display of the selected filters after saving when opening a saved template  
  2. Fixed the edge case with cam release
  3. Fixed the focus on the searched message in the chat history  
  4. Fixed the display of the typing notification for the user who is typing
  5. Fixed the opening of the native Desktop Client of other VNC apps when installed  
  6. Fixed the display: show 'close conversation' option only for group chats  
  7. Implemented VS for new broadcasts  
  8. Fixed the use of the 2fa config  
  9. Fixed the connectivity of the call recovery logic from stale / interrupted connections
  10. Fixed the sending of broadcast messages
  11. Fixed the lost stream in 1:1 calls by rebooting it after the interrupted event  
  12. [Desktop client] Fixed the display of the 'device occupied' pop up  
  13. Fixed the blob URL for sent files
  14. Fixed the pre-feed of group chat/meeting names to IOM participants
  15. Fixed the contacts handling
  16. Updated notification proxy to handle ticket mentions

VNCtalk 3.1.4

October 18. 2021

New Features:

  1. Typing notifications for group chats and recent chat list

Changes:

  1. Updated emoji size and UI
  2. Changed the call behavior
  3. Configured the hiding of broadcast filters and results according to the environment
  4. Changed the behaviour of the join call button

Bugfixes:

  1. [Mobile] Fixed the display of the record option
  2. Updated the keyboard shortcuts for changing the file preview of the previous/next file
  3. Fixed the loading of the media tab
  4. Fixed the display of he chat history
  5. [Desktop Client] Fixed the opening of links in VNCpads
  6. Fixed the display of the chat screen when expanding/collapsing the sidebar
  7. Fixed setting the virtual background on safari
  8. Fixed and handle solr unavailability
  9. Fixed the audio-video in call when users joined via call-kit
  10. Fixed the indexedDB multiple context
  11. Fixed sending chat-states by adding no-store flag
  12. Fixed the mentioning in case of multiple owners
  13. Fixed settings saving process
  14. Fixed the display of the chip filters UI on small screens
  15. Fixed the translation and display of the chips filter UI
  16. Fixed the display of the file preview
  17. Fixed the display of the join button signal handling for IOM
  18. Fixed the German translation of the chat sidebar dialog
  19. Fixed the German logout message
  20. Fixed the screen share in calls
  21. Fixed the display of the pop up message for occupied devices in calls
  22. Fixed the re-sync of the params after reconnect

VNCtalk 3.1.3

October 07. 2021

New Features:

  1. ownCloud integration in VNCtalk: complete ownCloud client functionality to save VNCtalk files in ownCloud, to share ownCloud files in VNCtalk chats and to manage ownCloud files  
  2. Implemented the right sidebar chat info
  3. Kebab menu for the participants tab
  4. Mention filters in recent chats
  5. Updated the style and avatar pattern
  6. [Mobile] ownCloud dialog options
  7. [Mobile] Show list and edit public links for ownCloud
  8. [Mobile] Added X icon to the search input field
  9. [Desktop App] Upgraded to Electron 14
  10. [Mobile] Added an avatar to the chat header
  11. Additional parameters for the user search
  12. Share a public link for ownCloud files
  13. Updated VS lib to latest v2.2.3
  14. Added notification messages after starting/ending screen sharing
  15. Star/unstar ownCloud files/folders
  16. Added emoji support for the RTF editor
  17. Added translations for the ownCloud UI
  18. Added chips filter tags and search field to the ownCloud pop up
  19. Update group chat avatar and name for owners in the chat info
  20. Angular CDK of VirtualScroll for recent conversations
  21. Storing of the FCM messages in the IndexedDB
  22. Select multiple files/folders to download/delete
  23. [Mobile] Mute notifications
  24. New background for chat windows and updated UI for loading messages
  25. ownCloud in iframe in the files pop up

Changes:

  1. Improved the video meeting scheduler
  2. Updated the notification menu
  3. Updated the chat window icons, message background color and border
  4. Updated the message preview UI
  5. [Mobile] Updated chat menu
  6. [Mobile] Updated the hamburger > help menu
  7. [Mobile] New search flow
  8. [Mobile] Removed the spinner when opening a conversation
  9. Updated the search user api to display new fields
  10. Improved the display of the avatars
  11. Updated the sorting of pinned chats with mentioned conversations
  12. Improved the performance by removing pooling
  13. Updated the search header and the autocomplete height
  14. Updated the UI of the emoji dialog
  15. Updated the link preview width
  16. Updated the back end search results
  17. Updated background pattern image
  18. Added a new spinner when open a chat
  19. Synchronized the font size of the chat history and text box
  20. Updated the condition to replace jwt
  21. Updated the label for the recent chat filter chips

Bugfixes:

  1. Fixed the show/hide UI of the settings
  2. Fixed the display of the notification settings
  3. Fixed the opening of the preview for attachments of replies
  4. Removed unused resources and code
  5. Fixed conversation db refresh on resume
  6. Fixed the update search user api and add check for logged in bare
  7. Fixed the display of the participant info
  8. Fixed the display of the chat history in multiple clients
  9. Fixed the hiding of the floating actions
  10. Fixed the display of the user's video screen in calls and the camera release after stopping the screen share session
  11. Fixed the search docs api
  12. Fixed the display of the last message in chat
  13. Fixed the copy option of message with emojis
  14. Fixed triggering the calendar
  15. Fixed updating of the user info in call screens
  16. Fixed the display of the group title in the recent chat sidebar search
  17. Fixed the console error on opening the video meeting pop up
  18. [Mobile] Fixed the display of the chat header UI
  19. Fixed the display of the search results in the chat search screen
  20. Fixed the blob url
  21. Fixed the stop screensharing option for external users in video meetings
  22. Fixed the menu width for file items
  23. Fixed the display of the help change help sub menu arrow icon in the settings
  24. Fixed the display of the unread message number with active unread filter
  25. Fixed adding configurations for ownCloud settings in the back end
  26. Fixed the join conference via call link
  27. Fixed the reply to VNCproject content in pre tag and fixed the link opening in new windows
  28. Fixed the raise hand UI
  29. Fixed joining to video meetings for expired conferences
  30. Fixed the display of the toggled chat sidebar
  31. Fixed the VS crash on fast sent messages
  32. [Mobile] Fixed the creation of video meetings
  33. Fixed the display of PDF documents
  34. Fixed apis for joining a call
  35. [Mobile] Fixed unified unread store
  36. [Mobile] Fixed the start conversation and navigation to conversation list
  37. Fixed the display of the last message in chats and recent chats
  38. [Mobile] Fixed the chat action button tooltips
  39. [Mobile] Fixed the display of the schedule video meeting subject
  40. Fixed removing users with empty JID
  41. Fixed the FAQ link for English settings
  42. Fixed the URL blob
  43. Fixed the opening and download of files from the files pop up
  44. Faster sync for conversations to get updates on app resume
  45. Fixed the ticket mention for search
  46. Fixed jumping to messages from mentions
  47. Fixed the time to display the results for mention filters
  48. Fixed the display of the recording timer to others
  49. Fixed the issues found after the upgrade to electron version 13.1
  50. Fixed the display of the first sender of the current message
  51. Fixed the VS error log
  52. Fixed the start and end date in video meetings
  53. Fixed the theme color for stars on messages and history
  54. Fixed the payload to remove the notification after deleting messages
  55. Fixed the copy option for messages with multiple lines
  56. Fixed the display of the inline images
  57. Fixed the display of the message kebab position
  58. Fixed the display of the left side bar panel and global search
  59. Fixed the display of the newly created users via search
  60. Fixed the disabling of global mute before getting settings from back end
  61. Fixed the update of the global search for "-" in the JID
  62. [iOS] Fixed the iOS build and missing icons
  63. Fixed the search for Umlaut characters
  64. Fixed the hiding of the kebab menu for the logged in users
  65. Fixed VS crashes
  66. Fixed the file transfer
  67. Fixed the package size by reducing the image size
  68. Fixed the space in the chat window with RTF editor and removed the toolbar close button
  69. Fixed search
  70. Fixed the global components and settings action
  71. [Mobile] Fixed the recent chat for rejected calls
  72. Fixed the German translations for the owncloud chips filters, tags and search
  73. Fixed the German translation for the notification popup
  74. Fixed the German translation toaster message for the participant update

VNCtalk 3.1.2

August 23. 2021

New Features:

  1. Local search for chats and broadcasts
  2. [Mobile] Additional settings
  3. Pin/unpin conversations
  4. New Solr API with VNCcontacts for recent chat, auto complete and advanced search
  5. [Desktop Client] Speaker stats in calls
  6. Standard header and footer components
  7. Add a tag for links with new library
  8. Added drag effect for the floating video screen
  9. [iOS] Deleting FCM token after logout
  10. Moved the FCM messages to Indexed DB
  11. [Mobile] Pin/unpin conversations
  12. Keyboard support for document preview in the chat history
  13. New API with solr contact

Changes:

  1. Updated the floating window with kebab menu and resize feature in the floating window
  2. New flow and UI changes in the advanced search
  3. Updated the UI of the header and options for the drop down menus
  4. Improved the Advanced search
  5. Updated the UI for the new Solr contact api
  6. Updated video meeting invitation mail content
  7. Updated the UI and behavior of the top search bar
  8. Changed the behavior of the view switch in calls
  9. [Mobile] Updated the search flow
  10. Changed the label of the 1-1 add participant screen in chat conversations
  11. Improved the header search by searching local first
  12. Updated the UI of the saved template screen
  13. Improved the performance of the message sync

Bugfixes:

  1. Fixed the opening of new chats from the mini chat in calls
  2. Fixed the search API to display correct files in the media tabs
  3. Fixed the display of the starred message in the front-end
  4. Fixed the duplicate DB
  5. Fixed the release of the camera/mic after call ending/switching
  6. Fixed the German translations for the floating window and it's kebab options
  7. Fixed the display of the screen share request pop up
  8. Fixed the UI and flow for the advanced search
  9. Fixed the display of the floating window preview
  10. Removed unwated polling on reconnect
  11. Fixed the display of the global components
  12. Fixed the UI of the advanced search
  13. Fixed the unexpected local removal of users from the group chats
  14. Fixed the display of the chat search window
  15. Fixed VNCdirectory update when the language is changed
  16. Fixed the display of the add context menu for search filters
  17. Fixed the display of the search chat UI
  18. Fixed the chat type filter, global search color and dropdown option
  19. Fixed the display of the join button when the connection is offline
  20. Fixed the update of the chips filter
  21. Fixed the display of the username and avatar in the image preview
  22. Fixed the mention suggestion list UI and the icon for start video meeting
  23. [Web client] Fixed the logout
  24. [iPad] Fixed the UI
  25. [Desktop Client] Fixed the re-synchronising of the whole recent chat list on electron after XMPP connect
  26. Fixed the recover from failing convHistory api requests
  27. Fixed the display of the chip filter for multiple selected values
  28. Fixed remove request for chats leading to old Solr
  29. Fixed the display of the contact filter and search results
  30. Fixed the chip filter drop down selection behavior in the global search field
  31. Fixed the filter chip set drop down selection behavior
  32. Fixed the display of the chip filter drop down in the advanced search
  33. Fixed the display of the call screen
  34. Fixed the logout
  35. Fixed the display of the video in calls when the background image is set/changed
  36. Fixed the display of the add context menu for search filters
  37. Fixed the display of the starred messages in the chat search screen
  38. Fixed the saving of the lobby settings in calls
  39. Fixed the display of the floating window in call screens
  40. Fixed the display of the user list when opening the group chat participant info screen from the recent chat
  41. Fixed the opening of the chat search screen from the advanced search dialog
  42. Fixed the German translation inconsistency in the advanced search
  43. Fixed the notifications and mute settings
  44. [iOS] Fixed the display of the group chat notification
  45. Fixed the display of the search results for the recent chat search field
  46. Fixed the recent chat kebab menu by removing the unwanted "new chat" option
  47. Fixed the loading of the mention messages
  48. Fixed the display of the messages in chats after successful XMPP connect
  49. Fixed the change language settings
  50. Fixed the display of the mentioned users in the chat history
  51. Fixed the redirection to the first unread message in the chat history
  52. Fixed the display of the chat header drop down on clicking the chat title and drop down icon
  53. Fixed the time format of the date/time picker in the video meeting pop up
  54. Fixed the display of the Archive option in the recent chat's kebab menu
  55. Fixed the update of the real time unread count
  56. Fixed the translation for Security & Privacy settings
  57. Fixed the display of the search results in the advanced search auto suggestion list
  58. Fixed the theme related changes of the settings screen in calls
  59. Fixed the display of the scrollbar directive and set medium scrollbar for the chat window
  60. Fixed the display of the global audio-video settings
  61. Fixed the timing to display the search resulst in the recent chat

VNCtalk 3.1.0

July 06. 2021

New Features:

  1. [Mobile] New UI of the chat header
  2. 'Favorite' chip filter in the chat tab
  3. [Mobile] New UI of the Media files module
  4. [Mobile] Search for Files (Media)
  5. [Mobile] Support of group chat searches
  6. [iOS] Proximity functionality
  7. Upgraded Electron (basis of the VNCtalk Desktop client) version to 13.1
  8. Inactive status for users having low bandwidth in video calls

Changes:

  1. [Mobile] Improved the main screen
  2. Updated the UI of the top search bar and the drop down list
  3. Changed the drop down menu icons
  4. Added a divider to the left sidebar
  5. Added an empty state for the missing link previews
  6. Updated the UI of the application switch drop down
  7. Updated the participants pop up
  8. Improved the display of the side bar search
  9. Updated the UI of the select participants screen
  10. Updated the call settings configuration
  11. Added support to move next/prev image with keyboard arrow keys
  12. Improved the auto suggestion list by displaying group chats, contacts and messages
  13. Improved UI of the new settings screen
  14. Replaced the top search in the left panel with the global component
  15. Added custom scrollbar
  16. Added a hover state for the collapse/expand button to the left panel
  17. Updated the appearance settings
  18. Updated the scroll to bottom button
  19. Improved the opening of the VNCpad
  20. Added a chips filter to the chats tab
  21. Updated the quick search
  22. Updated the display of the correct default user avatar
  23. Updated the private key icon on the left side of avatar in the recent chat list
  24. Updated the UI of the chat screen top bar
  25. Improved Icons and spacing of icons
  26. Reset the left panel view by moving reset filters on top

Bugfixes:

  1. Fixed the link preview processing of the the ticket preview
  2. Fixed the display of reply messages with XML tags
  3. Fixed the loading of earlier chat history by scrolling in the chat
  4. Fixed the display of the default user avatar in the participants screen
  5. Fixed the display of the connected user's tile in group calls
  6. Fixed the user selection for screen share sessions
  7. Fixed the resume of the video after ended screen sharings
  8. Improved the display of the group chat title and username in the FCM notifications
  9. Fixed the display of the group chat members in the mini chat
  10. Fixed the audio transmission after stopping a recording
  11. Fixed the storage for video call backgrounds
  12. [Mobile] Fixed the opening of the video file preview from the chat history
  13. Fixed the display of the JOIN option on iOM user side in group chat calls
  14. Fixed the display of the group chat avatars in the search results
  15. Fixed the display of the join bar in VNCpads
  16. Fixed the global settings for backgrounds in video calls
  17. Fixed the display of the shared screen in calls
  18. Fixed the UI of the global component for the footer in the general settings pop up
  19. Fixed the media screen translations
  20. Fixed the display of the JOIN option in the recent chat
  21. Fixed the change of the camera settings in calls
  22. Fixed the color of the options according to the selected theme and updated translations for advanced search screen options
  23. Fixed the loading of the chat when opened from the mini chat during a call
  24. Fixed the minimized floating video
  25. Improved the switching between tabs in the recent chat
  26. Removed the display of the VNCtalk app from the sim selection list for calls
  27. Fixed the display of the collapsed left panel
  28. Fixed the display of the user avatar after blocking a user
  29. Fixed the starting of the call without camera
  30. Fixed the settings option and the option's translation
  31. Fixed the display of the default avatar and updated the translation
  32. [Firefox] Fixed the re-sharing of screen shares
  33. Update the search API to get correct results for contacts
  34. Fixed the display of the usernames in the search screen
  35. Fixed the console error after deleting messages
  36. Fixed the broadcast message sending when there is no conversation with audience data
  37. Fixed the the display of the default avatar and translation
  38. Fixed missing German translations
  39. Fixed the display of the add participants screen UI on moderator side
  40. Fixed the German translations for the chips filter in the chat tab
  41. [Mobile] Fixed the return back to recent chat option in the chat screen
  42. Fixed the saved settings option for the notifications module
  43. [iOS] Fixed the unread badge count in the app icon
  44. Fixed the display of the default avatar and display of the list in the left panel of the advanced search
  45. [Firefox] Fixed the disable camera feature
  46. Fixed the loading of the earlier scroll history in chats
  47. Fixed the display of the e2e icon
  48. Fixed the gap for FCM updates
  49. Fixed parsing the link
  50. Improved changes in updated profiles
  51. Fixed the date format of messages
  52. Fixed the display of the search in every attempt
  53. Fixed the display of the notification message for 'cancel the selection' of a screen in the screen sharing
  54. Fixed the display of messages with links
  55. Fixed the message delete option in the chat
  56. [iOS] Fixed the auto cursor focus set in the text field on chat opening
  57. Fixed the German translation in the advanced search
  58. Fixed the API search config to search new users/contacts
  59. Fixed the forwarding of messages from the media screen forward option
  60. Fixed the chat redirection from the hamburger menu users list > avatar circular chat option
  61. Fixed message sync between multiple logged in clients
  62. Fixed the display of the message delivery status for sent messages
  63. Fixed the display of the unread counter in the recent chat after rejecting a call invitation
  64. Fixed the display of the chat history
  65. Fixed the audio in group calls
  66. Peer review of code sections
  67. Fixed the group chat creation of 1:1 chats
  68. Fixed the start of the screen share sessions

VNCtalk 3.0.10

June 05. 2021

New Features:

  1. [Mobile] Global mute feature
  2. Apply button for search with additional filters

Changes:

  1. Improved the updated backgrounds in video calls
  2. [Desktop Client] Implemented the new UI for 'search recent chats'

Bugfixes:

  1. Fixed synchronisation
  2. [Mobile] Fixed the search button display in the 'Forward message' screen
  3. Fixed the display of the clicked files in the document preview
  4. Fixed the display of the messages aligned to the notification value
  5. [Mobile] Fixed the incoming message play sound in foreground
  6. [Desktop Client] Fixed the 'update failed' error dialog and the progress doc bar
  7. Fixed translations and missing options for security & privacy settings
  8. Fixed the access to the device after call/screen share sessions end
  9. [Mobile] Optimized background behaviour
  10. Fixed the display of the channels tab in the recent chat
  11. Improved the lobby screen on participant side
  12. Fixed screen share session closing
  13. Fixed the display of the JOIN position
  14. Fixed solr to get mention message results
  15. Fixed the 'mute audio' effect in group calls
  16. Fixed the display of the message delivery status
  17. [Mobile] Fixed the ignore self rejection
  18. Fixed the display of the username in the chat bubble in the search screen
  19. Fixed the display of the link preview in the chat history
  20. Improved the advanced auto suggestion list by removing duplicate entries
  21. Fixed syncing between devices
  22. Fixed theme related changes
  23. [Mobile] Fixed the display of the message select header option
  24. Fixed app freezing
  25. Fixed the blank screen with added loading spinner when switching chats
  26. Fixed the document preview in the chat history
  27. Fixed the message sending in chat
  28. [Desktop Client] Fixed the audio output
  29. Fixed the display of the hangup button
  30. [Mobile] Fixed the display of the VNCpads

VNCtalk 3.0.9

May 17. 2021

New Features:

  1. Change background option in the background settings for calls
  2. New UI for audio/video settings in calls
  3. Global mute
  4. "Adjust call quality" settings in video meeting settings
  5. New UI for the features settings
  6. New UI for Appearance settings
  7. New UI for Security & Privacy settings
  8. File preview in the chat history
  9. Mute everyone option for moderators to mute/unmute all participants in a call
  10. [Desktop Client] Opening the chat search screen by using Ctrl+F or Cmd+F
  11. Added a sound for ended calls
  12. [mobile] Support for item previews in the media tab
  13. [Desktop Client] Preview for images in the files pop up
  14. Mark as read option for iOS
  15. [Desktop Client] User info display in the tile view of video calls
  16. Inline reply in iOS
  17. New config to enable/disable Jitsi features
  18. Removed IndexedDB from web on logout

Changes:

  1. Improved the flow of joining calls
  2. Improved language settings and syncing from/to VNCdirectory
  3. [Android] Improved display by removing the deleted messages from the notification tray
  4. Updated the search query from solr
  5. Updated new solr when searching media or mention messages

Bugfixes:

  1. [Desktop Client] Fixed the API call for filters, tags and queries with opened advanced search
  2. Fixed the display of the recent chat UI
  3. Fixed the empty secret in the profile response after cache expiry or restart
  4. Fixed the display of the media file preview in chats for IOM users
  5. [Desktop Client] Fixed the silent joining to calls
  6. [Desktop Client] Fixed the screen sharing
  7. [Desktop Client] Fixed the flow of the change to full screen mode
  8. Fixed joining the video calls as an audio participant if no camera/web cam is attached
  9. Fixed the multiple forwarding of messages
  10. Fixed the display of the Desktop Client avatar after disconnects
  11. Fixed the display of the header with open VNCpad after accepting a call invitation
  12. Fixed the display of the logged in user avatar
  13. [Mobile] Fixed the audio output in case the headphones/ear phones are connected to the mobile client
  14. [Desktop Client] Fixed the display of the app list
  15. [Desktop Client] Fixed the display of the app update pop up
  16. [Mobile] Fixed the XMPP reconnection
  17. [Mobile] Fixed the display of the apps list
  18. [Desktop Client] Fixed the display of the video of the present audio speaker in calls
  19. Fixed the closing of call notifications on multiple logged in clients
  20. Fixed the XMPP connection issue in the Firefox browser
  21. Fixed the image preview display in the Advanced Search
  22. [Desktop Client] Fixed the display of the last received message in the recent chat
  23. Fixed the date alignment in the Files pop up
  24. Fixed the display of the date format according to the defined language in the image preview of the chat history
  25. Fixed the display of the global mute/unmute option, updated icon in the header
  26. [mobile] Fixed the call invitation translations
  27. Fixed the display of the chat bubble content in the mini chat
  28. Fixed the call joining in external calls in multi shared jitsi environments
  29. Refactored authentication flow
  30. Fixed the display of the media file's reply message
  31. Fixed the display of the unread counter in the IOM group chats
  32. Fixed the alignment of the delete message in the chat history
  33. Fixed the display of the participants video in full screen
  34. Fixed the display of the link preview messages in the mini chat
  35. [Desktop Client] Fixed the display of the active call notifications
  36. [Desktop Client] Fixed the display of the forward dialog pop up
  37. Fixed the German translations of the settings screen in calls
  38. [Desktop Client] Fixed the comment adding from the VNCproject ticket preview in the chat history
  39. Fixed and replaced the German translations for rejoin and start options

VNCtalk 3.0.8

April 13. 2021

New Features:

  1. New UI to rejoin an active meeting
  2. Support for document previews
  3. New option to change the user info
  4. New UI for global settings
  5. New media (image) file preview in the advanced search
  6. Added author info in the media file view
  7. Option to block users in the right sidebar
  8. New info icon when hovering over participants in the 'create group chat' menu
  9. Implemented an Omemo device discovery process
  10. Added a tool tip for group chat avatars and participant avatars in the 'start group chat' dialog
  11. Added German tool tip for 'add group chat avatar'
  12. Added new sound indications for audio/video/screen share sessions
  13. Added document preview to the advanced search screen

Changes:

  1. Improved UI of the notifications tab in the global settings
  2. New incoming call UI
  3. Updated the call flow for 1:1 calls
  4. Improved the chat sync
  5. Improved the 'change avatar' screen buttons
  6. Updated the behavior of the view switcher in Video conferences and Screen share sessions
  7. Updated the display of the 'select layout' dialog box in calls
  8. Updated the display of the 1:1 chat message title display below the name of the 1:1 chat
  9. Changed the time for camera switching in full screen mode for the speaker in calls
  10. Updated the display of the loading bar and the behavior of the call screen top/bottom bars
  11. Updated the behaviour of the Search templates in the advanced search
  12. Updated the backend of the VNCtalk search in chats to use VNCcommander's solr
  13. Removed SQLite lib
  14. Updated the solr query
  15. Updated translations of the screen share settings
  16. Improved German translations in the settings dialog box

Bugfixes:

  1. Fixed the pop up buttons, header color display according to the selected theme
  2. Fixed the VNCdirectory API connection issue
  3. Fixed the call connection by adding config options to use SMTP gateways with auth for IOM users
  4. Fixed the display of the unread counter
  5. Fixed call rejoin after network switching
  6. Fixed the display of the video camera status while using the 'cancel screen share' menu
  7. Fixed the display of the media preview of the image selected from the list
  8. Fixed the chat screen header UI
  9. Fixed the display of changed avatars
  10. Fixed the preview background of URLs with special characters
  11. Fixed the display of the media preview in the advance search and the quit search behavior
  12. Fixed the display of the date formatting in the German UI
  13. Added translations for the group chat message notifications of changed avatars

VNCtalk 3.0.7

March 25. 2021

New Features:

  1. New auto complete in the search
  2. Enhanced the notification display for recordings in progress
  3. Added virtual scrolling to the 'add user to list' pop up
  4. Provided support for screen share in safari browser

Changes:

  1. New UI for call invitations
  2. Improved the advanced search

Bugfixes:

  1. Fixed the redirection to the particular message from the advanced search results
  2. Fixed the saving process of audio/video settings when re-joining a call
  3. Fixed redirection to the chat screen after clicking a message notification
  4. Fixed the ending of the call invitation on all logged in clients if any logged in client accepts it OR a moderator closes the call
  5. Fixed the display of URL previews
  6. [mobile] Fixed the display of the push notifications for new users
  7. Fixed the VNCtalk Desktop Client build
  8. Fixed the UI of the participants screen
  9. Fixed the quick start of calls
  10. Fixed the scrolling
  11. Fixed the filters UI and the display of the snack bar notification when saving a template
  12. Fixed the enabling of the video button after stopping screensharing from the browser notification
  13. Fixed the display of the video settings icon in calls
  14. Fixed the closing of screensharing sessions from the browser notification
  15. Fixed the display of data in the offline mode
  16. Fixed the music player interruption when VNCtalk is opened
  17. Updated the keyword reset in the search

VNCtalk 3.0.6

March 09. 2021

New Features:

  1. Added date/time settings for chat bubbles to the settings menu
  2. Implemented Virtual Scrolling in the 'Start individual chat' and 'Select participants' screens

Changes:

  1. Optimized the API for scheduled meetings
  2. Improved screen sharing handling in group sessions
  3. Improved the URL preview
  4. New icon for the 'end screen share' button in the chat header

Bugfixes:

  1. Fixed joining calls for devices without camera
  2. Optimized API requests when starting meetings/sending messages in a chat
  3. Improved the loading time of the user list in group chats
  4. Improved the display of the current year in the footer of notification emails
  5. Fixed the sending of messages containing only links
  6. Fixed the display of 'missed call' messages
  7. Removed unwanted calls to Redux
  8. Reduced unnecessary API calls when a user is joining the call
  9. Fixed the default view in the call screen
  10. Fixed the mute/unmute option of non moderator users in group calls after enabling/disabling camera
  11. Fixed the display of the group chat participants in the pop up
  12. Fixed the display of the last conversation message in the recent chat when a call/screen share starts/ends
  13. Improved the behaviour of the incoming call sound when cancelling a screen share session
  14. Fixed the replying to reply messages containing mentions
  15. Fixed the upload of group chat avatars when creating a group chat

VNCtalk 3.0.5

February 27. 2021

New Features:

  1. Implemented tool tips in the new UI header
  2. Improved IOM search
  3. Added multiple file transmission
  4. Added new endpoint to allow external users to get the group info
  5. Implemented cache for VNCproject links

Changes:

  1. Implemented a new chat header UI
  2. Updated the highlighting of the chat search results
  3. Updated the flow of rejoining a call
  4. [Desktop Client] Removed the lower 'add participant' button
  5. Replaced old APIs with a new one in the frontend for scheduled meetings
  6. Improved the copy URL and join call via link flow
  7. Improved the API call performance for interactions with VNCproject
  8. Updated the view of the speaking person's video screen in full screen and film strip view
  9. Improved German translations

Bugfixes:

  1. Removed closed accounts from the VNCcontacts API
  2. Fixed the replies to mentioned messages and forwarded messages
  3. Fixed the display of images in encrypted group chats
  4. Fixed the camera switch in calls
  5. Removed unnecessary API calls when a user starts a call
  6. Fixed the reply preview UI of the 'user typing' notification
  7. Fixed the display of the active call notifications in the recent chat
  8. Fixed the display of the active call notifications OR call/video previews for ongoing calls in the chat screen
  9. Fixed of auto focus settings for the chat search in the mini chat
  10. Fixed the URL preview in messages
  11. Fixed the creation of new group chats
  12. Fixed URL preview links
  13. Fixed and updated the display of the participants list in the mini chat after a user left the video call
  14. Removed API requests on start call for inviting existing participants
  15. Removed extra queries on ldap in open 1-1 chats
  16. Fixed the automatic view mode in calls if a new user joins
  17. Fixed capital letters of the footer button text in video meeting pop-ups
  18. Fixed the display of the advanced search results
  19. Fixed the chat status for deleting content in the text box
  20. Fixed the display of the missed call notification in the recent chat
  21. Moved the URLpreview API to the user API token
  22. Fixed the new chat header UI
  23. Fixed audio transmission when screen sharing is converted from 1:1 to 1:n
  24. Fixed the camera/microphone settings when using Firefox
  25. [Mobile] Fixed the display of the global search screen
  26. Fixed the display of the last selected camera view after starting/stoppinga screen share session in a video call
  27. Removed extra call to the roomMembers API
  28. Improved performance by optimizing API requests in a group chat
  29. Improved the chat display after removing a message
  30. Fixed the changing option of audio/video settings during a screen share session
  31. Optimized the API calls when opening a chat
  32. Fixed the display of the stream on MCB side when a call is started from the VNCtalk client

VNCtalk 3.0.4

February 01. 2021

New Features:

  1. Added a display of missed calls to the chat history
  2. Implemented Advanced search
  3. Implemented a 'blur background' option
  4. New expiring of the video meeting link after a meeting date and time ended
  5. Updated the flow of of leaving a video meeting
  6. Added an 'uploading...' text to the recent chat list when an uploading process is in progress

Changes:

  1. Updated the flow for adding/inviting participants and the display of the participant list
  2. Updated the flow of the mini chat
  3. Changed flow: after ending a screen share session user will be redirected to the preferred view mode
  4. Changed the display of the call screen when users go to chats and get back to a video call
  5. Improved XMPP reconnecting
  6. Fixed the last set changes in the call screen modes/views
  7. Changed the link color in the purple and the yellow theme
  8. Removed unwanted chat options from the bottom for External users in the call screen

Bugfixes:

  1. Improved audio transmission in calls when a user switches between chats during an active video / audio call
  2. Enabled the creation of multiple MCB conferences with the same name
  3. Improved the display of the group chat title and username in the FCM notifications
  4. Improved ending of the camera usage after finishing a video call
  5. Fixed the tile view in calls after ending a whiteboard session
  6. Improved the display of the 'password protected' pop up on receiver side
  7. Improved preview of VNCproject tickets
  8. [iOS] Fixed app switching from the Apps option
  9. Fixed the display of Ghost users in calls
  10. Improved the display of the VNCpad tab name
  11. Improved loading time for the VNCpad
  12. Fixed the start of the screen share session once the user selected the source
  13. Fixed the display of the whiteboard changes on the other user's side
  14. Fixed the device/screen share session termination after finishing a screen share session
  15. Fixed multiple user screen sharing in group chats
  16. Fixed the message delivery status for images in encrypted group chats
  17. Fixed the German translation of the Advanced search
  18. Fixed the display of the last message in the chat history
  19. Fixed the display of recordings in the "all" Media tab
  20. Fixed the display of the left sidebar after the mobile mode was enabled
  21. [mobile] Fixed the display of the user name in notifications when mentioning other users in a group chat
  22. Improved silent call joining
  23. Improved the audio/video hardware input/output selection
  24. Fixed the display of the link preview in replied messages
  25. Fixed the display of the user name for the mentioned user in group chat messages
  26. Fixed the display of the 'user typing...' message for offline users
  27. Fixed the detection of audio input hardware when users share/unshare their screen during a call
  28. [mobile] Fixed joining to screen share sessions when the app is in background/suspend mode
  29. Fixed the ending of the call/screen share session for all user(s) who ended/rejected a call/screen share session
  30. Improved the affiliation display without page reload
  31. Fixed the display of text messages with attachments
  32. Fixed the display of the Omemo enabled/disabled info
  33. Fixed the dispaly of the chat history
  34. Fixed the group chat affiliation
  35. Fixed the display of the link color in replied messages: contains both text+link
  36. Fixed the display of the whiteboard in the chat header after reloading the page
  37. Improved the app performance
  38. Fixed joining to password protected calls
  39. Fixed the creation of group chats from 1:1 chat
  40. Fixed the display of the 'mute for everyone' pop up in calls
  41. Fixed the display of the video preview when using enable/disable screen share
  42. Fixed the display of the conversation in the recent list
  43. Fixed the missing header after navigating back from global search results
  44. Added a notification after an audio/video call and screen share session starts
  45. Configured settings for displaying insecure content from plain http
  46. Fixed camera switch off/on on the MCB
  47. Fixed the display of the 'reply' option for message in the mention tab
  48. Fixed the Call UI
  49. Fixed the webcam permission after app update
  50. Improved timer display for future video meetings
  51. Fixed the display of the link preview after chat switch
  52. Fixed the invitation of more users to a call scheduled in MCB
  53. Fixed the display of the "Select message top bar" in an active call
  54. Fixed the mobile sound from speaker with VNCtalk app running
  55. Updated the display of the tile mode after ending the screen share in a call
  56. Fixed the moderator rights to change user roles

VNCtalk 3.0.3

December 30. 2020

New Features:

  1. Added an option to customize the incoming call ringtone
  2. Implemented the chat on the right sidebar in video calls and screen sharing sessions
  3. Implemented the Recent activity tab
  4. Implemented triggering actions on VNC applications from the recent activities screen
  5. Implemented triggering actions on VNC applications from the profile information screen
  6. Implemented actions to create tasks, create tickets, compose mails in the interactive avatar and profile information screen
  7. Implemented the display of all contact details in the profile pop up
  8. Implemented triggering native events like phone call, email and address redirecting in the phone's native applications
  9. Implemented video preview in full screen
  10. Added a "Back to login" option to the OTP screen
  11. Implemented an option to mention all participants in a group chat by using '@all'
  12. Fixed the user reply to mention messages from mentions tab
  13. Upgraded the Desktop Client to Electron 11
  14. Added highlighting of 'mention user' and 'mention all' to the notifications

Changes:

  1. Improved the OMEMO feature
  2. Implemented a new screenshare notification
  3. Updated the 'change avatar' picker for better image crop
  4. Improved the behavior of the Vincenta notification in the full screen mode of a call
  5. Improved the usability by closing the participants list in call through clicking outside the list
  6. Improved recording download time
  7. Improved performance by updating the app start flow
  8. Improved the storing of contacts with VNCdirectory
  9. Updated the screen share icon on all instances
  10. Restructured the themes so the changes are applied to all themes and devices at the same time
  11. Improved the display of the shared screen in screen share sessions
  12. Changed the default settings of the bottom bar in calls to 'always displayed'
  13. [MacOS Desktop Client] Added an option to configure the bouncing effect in the dock

Bugfixes:

  1. Fixed the display of the call recording on non-moderator side
  2. Improved the display of the special characters after copying from the select message > copy to clipboard option
  3. Added a tooltip message when opening a group chat from the @mention tab in the offline mode
  4. Fixed the redirecting to a share screen from other chats
  5. Fixed the display of the interactive Avatar menu when scrolling in the chat history
  6. Fixed starting the iOM chat with a JID for IOM users when starting a 1-1 chat screen
  7. Fixed the display of the group chat info pop up from the group chat search result screen
  8. Fixed the display of the forwarded message in the same chat screen
  9. Fixed the closing of screen sharing sessions from the browser's default pop-up
  10. Added skipping the DB migration if a user is logged out from the application
  11. Improved display of the screenshare screen on various screen formats
  12. Fixed the display of the online+offline users in the participant list of the group chat
  13. Improved the display of the deleted files
  14. Fixed the display of the rise hand option on non-moderator side in calls
  15. Improved the display of the screen share if a participant accepts the invitation before/after the sender selected a screen to share
  16. Fixed the display of the call screen after ending the screen sharing during a call

VNCtalk 3.0.2

December 01. 2020

New Features:

  1. Migrated from SQLite to IndexedDB for OMEMO. For existing VNCtalk App users, all chat messages will migrate from SQLite to IndexedDB automatically after update. On re-login of the same user, the OMEMO devices will be preserved. A user can list and remove all of the devices via General Settings / Security.
  2. Implemented an interactive Avatar in VNCtalk to enable defined VNClagoon actions. A click on "Chat" will open a VNCtalk chat with that person or group of people (group chat). If this group doesn't exist, it will start create group chat dialog box with preselected users. A click on "Video call" will open a VNCtalk video call with that person or group of people (group VC). If this group doesn't exist, the video call dialog box with start video call will appear, where user can add VC name. A click on "Audio call" will start an audio call with the same process as in video call. A click on "Compose an email" will open the VNCmail app and start with the Compose message screen, with prefilled user(s) as recipient(s). A click on "Create a task" will start VNCtask and open the create task dialog box, and if it is single user, he/she will be placed to "Assigned to" field. If this is started from group chat avatar, no user will be assigned to "Assigned to" field. A click on "Create a ticket" will open VNCproject and start the "create a new ticket" dialog box.
  3. Added tooltips for the icons on conference tiles
  4. Added the kebab menu icon to Video conferences
  5. [MCB] Added kebab menus to each tab
  6. Implemented settings drop down features in the MCB view
  7. Implemented the detailed display of participants' information in conferences.
  8. Improved the display of the tile view on MCB side when users leave/join a video conference
  9. New UI for the 'edit conference' window
  10. Implemented the recording function for calls in 1:1 and group chats
  11. Added a new audience role to the 'select participants' UI
  12. Improved drop down items in the scheduled/archived/ended tabs of the conference's kebab menu
  13. Added a loading bar during the migration process of messages
  14. Redesigned the UI for the start group chat feature
  15. Added a new Profile Information dialog
  16. Enabled OMEMO for 1:1 chat conversations
  17. Implemented the option to drag & drop file attachments in a chat

Changes:

  1. [Web Client] Updated the chat info pop up
  2. [Mobile] Updated the chat info dialog
  3. Updated the UI for the start of a new 1:1 chat
  4. Updated UI for the 'create new MCB list' dialog box
  5. Improved the video preview of the conferences by only displaying active or upcoming meetings in the panel
  6. Improved the behavior of starting a conference attached to the MCB
  7. Improved the screen sharing flow

Bugfixes:

  1. Improved the display of the exact number of participants (including owner) in the video meeting pop up
  2. Improved the display of the desktop broadcast notification
  3. Improved the display/preview of the message content alignment/format
  4. Improved conference editing on the MCB
  5. Fixed the chat search view
  6. Improved the display of the language set by the browser when a user joins from the "join conference" button
  7. Improved German translations
  8. Improved the emoji menu tabs
  9. Improved the display of the chat history in the recent chat list
  10. Optimized calls to improve the performance
  11. Fixed the display of new user chats in the recent chat list
  12. Improved the display of special characters in the second level of replied messages
  13. Improved joining a call from the 'create call' link via the copy URL option
  14. Improved description of the delete conversation pop up
  15. [Mobile] Improved the wording/translation for tab descriptions
  16. Fixed the display of the 'end meeting' pop up in the German layout
  17. Improved the flow for the call when the conference manager left the call
  18. Fixed the display of sent broadcast messages in the recent chat list on moderator side

VNCtalk 3.0.1

November 09. 2020

New Features:

  1. Enabled whiteboard creation from video calls
  2. Added an option to start whiteboards from a group chat
  3. Added an option to start whiteboards from an 1:1 chat
  4. Implemented an option to send files as email to a friend from the media tab.
  5. Implemented an option to send files to selected chats/group chats from the Files dialogue
  6. Implemented Vincent / Vincenta wizard to offer help when users are hidden during calls and screen sharing sessions
  7. Improved OMEMO for multiple client logins
  8. Improved the ratios of filmstrip/tile views in calls and screen share sessions.
  9. [mobile] Added UI for "no pads available"
  10. Added a UI for "no whiteboards"
  11. Added a pin icon on top of the screenshare, full screen video, whiteboard and added live preview of the "view changes" option

Changes:

  1. Updated the tabs in the video meeting's add participants option to include: Moderator, Participants, Audience
  2. Fixed the tunnel display by adding a "screenshare started" screen
  3. Improved the display of the options in the top bar in the call screen
  4. Updated the flow for ending a video call on moderator side ("are you sure you want to end the call?")
  5. Updated the Video meeting "share URL" dialogue box
  6. Removed the outgoing tune in video meetings with external users
  7. Improved the group call flow
  8. Updated the behavior of the raise the hand option in video calls
  9. Removed the audio/video icons on sender/receiver sides in a screen share session
  10. Improved the group chat creation including support of special characters

Bugfixes:

  1. Improved the hover effect for connection tool tips in calls
  2. Improved performance for MCB
  3. Improved call UI for external users
  4. Fixed the display of the bottom bar when the top bar value is set to "always show"
  5. Fixed the display of the VNCpad kebab menu after deleting a pad
  6. Fixed starting chats with external users in the iOS client
  7. Fixed the display of the VNCpads for IOM users
  8. Fixed the display of the sidebar
  9. Improved the display of the VNCproject ticket preview
  10. Improved the display of the full screen/film strip style view in the call screen
  11. Fixed the latest message update in the recent chat after adding a user to a group chat
  12. Fixed the display of the whiteboard icon with colors matching the selected theme
  13. Fixed the display of a redundant kebab menu in the tile view layout
  14. Fixed the display of the default view in the call for whiteboard and screen share
  15. Fixed various issues in video calls
  16. Fixed the user avatar display in the first message in group chats
  17. Improved the reaction time to display the Forward pop up for forwarding messages/attachments
  18. Improved display of the image preview in the files pop up
  19. Fixed the display of the video and link message display in the last message in recent chats
  20. Improved redirection to the new/existing VNCpad after creating a new pad/deleting a pad
  21. Improved the text format in the VNCproject ticket preview
  22. Fixed the display of the username in the info popup
  23. Improved reconnection with XMPP on MacOS desktop clients
  24. Fixed the display of the participants list pop up in an active call screen
  25. Fixed the display of the audio/video settings pop up on small screens
  26. Improved redirecting to the VNCproject ticket link from the desktop client
  27. Improved VNCproject ticket preview in the desktop client
  28. Fixed the icons display accoding to the assigned roles
  29. Fixed the display of special characters in the recent chat list
  30. Removed the outgoing ringtone when starting a screen share session
  31. Fixed the display of the close icon in the broadcast pop up on iPad clients
  32. Fixed the display of the changed camera view in active calls in iOS clients
  33. Improved ending of video meetings in iOS clients
  34. Fixed receiving incoming call requests on the multiple logged in clients while one client is already in a call in the same group chat
  35. Improved audio output in audio/video calls
  36. Fixed the display of the whiteboard in the tile and full screen view in calls
  37. Improved call start on iOS
  38. Improved group chat creation with uploaded avatar
  39. Fixed logged in user's video preview in group chat calls

VNCtalk 3.0.0

October 16. 2020

New Features:

  1. Implemented inline editing for VNCproject previews
  2. Implemented commenting on VNCproject previews
  3. Improved Leave call (End call) for the external users
  4. Implemented full screen and filmstrip view for screensharing
  5. Added "back to tile mode" option in the drop down menu in the tile mode full screen
  6. Implemented an option to change the call layout
  7. [Mobile] Implemented a swipe option to skip through images in the image preview
  8. Implemented start live stream feature in group chats (group owner only)
  9. [Mobile] Improved selection of the output device during an incoming/outgoing call
  10. Added tooltips to all options/icons in a video call
  11. Implemented a Vincenta wizard message "please unmute your mic" for the users whose mics are muted by default
  12. Added a notification when someone creates/updates/deletes a whiteboard
  13. Implemented a screen sharing preference info for macOS
  14. Implemented auto-update for the iOS desktop client
  15. Implemented call invitation for iOS
  16. [Mobile] Improved usability by hiding the top bottom bar for images in the image preview
  17. Implemented a label showing "User does not answer" when calls are not answered by the participants
  18. Added the "+ User" icon to be more prominent in the video call

Changes:

  1. Improved UI for calls and screen share
  2. Implemented new flow for starting/scheduling video meetings
  3. Updated the "remove from meeting" dialog box
  4. Updated the splash screens for MCB
  5. Added support for VNCpads in IOM conferences
  6. Implemented whiteboard for 1-1 chats
  7. Improved screen sharing in the filmstrip view
  8. Improved the font of the call layout dialog box
  9. Improved the display of the icon in the top left corner according to the selected call layout
  10. Improved mail detail view by replacing the call link with a button
  11. [Mobile] Improved app ringtone volume
  12. Removed outdated config settings
  13. [Mobile] Increased the size of the VNCtalk logo on the home screen
  14. Enlarged the tool tip font size
  15. Improved display of the call history/share screen in chat
  16. Added German translations for the new flow for starting/scheduling video meetings
  17. Improved advance search display for the global search
  18. Implemented mapping of contacts automatically from VNCdirectory
  19. Improved editing of the group chat name when the group chat call was created from an 1-1 call
  20. Updated the label of the Open conference kebab drop down menu
  21. Updated the dialog box name and text box label in the "create new MCB" panel
  22. Improved screen share view in the call
  23. Updated the display of the Audio-Video settings drop down menu in the video input field
  24. Improved the film strip and bottom bar in the call full screen mode view
  25. Improved the display of the notification message in the call/video meeting screen
  26. Improved the behavior of the search box for the select participants menu
  27. Removed outgoing tune in screen share session started without call

Bugfixes:

  1. Improved participants list in the call screen
  2. Fixed the display of the call history
  3. Improved user remove/kick out from group chat during active call
  4. Improved display avatars in tile view after closing/stopping screen share in an audio call
  5. Fixed audio when opening or starting a chat/group chat during an active call
  6. Fixed call history when changing language
  7. Synchronized block-unblock and favorite-unfavorite effect on all logged in clients
  8. Improved inviting external users to a video call/conference
  9. Improved avatar sync on multiple logged in clients
  10. Improved joining of iOM users in a call through FCM notifications
  11. Improved video meeting creation with the same name and new JID
  12. [Mobile] Fixed the sound from speaker in video calls
  13. Fixed audio call when switching chats
  14. Improved start time for the outgoing tune in call
  15. Fixed display of the application logo in the app info screen
  16. Fixed the string in replyied video messages
  17. Fixed display of the app icon in the global search result
  18. Improved audio/video settings in calls
  19. Fixed missing German translations in the Whiteboard
  20. Improved display of VNCproject ticket previews in chats
  21. Improved User list
  22. Improved video meeting creation
  23. Improved iOM emails used for contacts API
  24. Improved audio in 1-1/1-n chat audio/video calls
  25. Fixed the kebab menu UI for the Purple/Yellow theme
  26. Fixed audio while using the broadcast screen during an active call
  27. Fixed screen share button on non-moderator side in a screen share session
  28. Removed the display of ghost users in call
  29. Improved audio after user received a mobile phone call in an ongoing audio/video call
  30. Fixed the creation of video meetings/scheduled meetings with external users
  31. Fixed the call rejecting from owner when a group member starts a call
  32. [Mobile] Improved video meeting/scheduled meeting creation
  33. Fixed the group chat call invitation display after an ended call
  34. Improved creation of video meetings
  35. Fixed creating duplicate contacts
  36. Fixed active call notifications while switching chat in an ongoing call
  37. Improved message display in chat history
  38. Fixed the place holder in the add participants pop up
  39. Improved call screen on iOS
  40. Fixed the user avatar in the thumbnail view and movie view in calls
  41. Improved video preview and scrolling in the audio/video settings pop up
  42. Improved opening workflow of the emoji menu after sending an audio message
  43. Improved the display of the image preview when tapping on hide/show top/bottom bar
  44. Improved usability of the change role popup
  45. [iPad] Improved audio-video settings pop up
  46. Fixed username display in group chat message notifications
  47. Extended German translations for the Vincenta wizward message for the users whose mics are muted by default
  48. Improved behavior of the group chat search UI in the mobile client

VNCtalk 2.6.8

August 03. 2020

New Features:

  1. Improved video quality in calls

Bugfixes:

  1. Fixed the back button behaviour in opened conversations
  2. Automated removal of "ghost users" / inactive users from calls

VNCtalk 2.6.7

July 30. 2020

New Features:

  1. Introduced new scheduling option for video meetings with date and time
  2. Applied new API to invite users for a scheduled video/audio call
  3. New options for the handling of guest users in group calls: either adding users to a call and group chats permanently or as temporary guest users only.
  4. "Soft rejoin": rejoining a video / audio conference automatically when network drops occur
  5. [Mobile] Loading icon when an image is opened

Changes:

  1. Improved call quality preferences
  2. [iOS] Upgraded Cordova iOS RTC plugin

Bugfixes:

  1. Improved overall call stability
  2. Improved performance for call stability during microphone / camera switches
  3. Improved call performance in the hands free mode
  4. Improved app performance when handling notifications
  5. [Mobile] Improved call joining from notifications when the App is in background/suspended mode
  6. Improved the smooth transition from 1:1 calls to group calls
  7. Fixed the display of the share/unshare screen button in calls for users joined via link (guest users)
  8. Improved App performance on restart
  9. Fixed the display of the participants list in group chats on moderator side
  10. Fixed the display of the "blocked users" tab
  11. Improved list options: create list, rename list, add user to list, delete list
  12. Improved audio quality when sending files/ turning screensharing on and off during a call
  13. Improved options for IOM users to invite/add more users to a call
  14. Improved change/update of user avatars

VNCtalk 2.6.6

July 06. 2020

New Features:

  1. Wake/up/ping/poke feature in calls
  2. Displaying roles of group chat members
  3. VNCproject ticket preview in the VNCtalk App

Changes:

  1. Improved the display of the active call notification by showing a floating video box

Bugfixes:

  1. Improved screen sharing
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