Android App Release Notes


January 31, 2020

  • Added feature for mobile NFC unlock
  • Added feature for supporting multiple orgs and switching between them
  • The send feedback message will no longer be cleared if the send feedback fails
  • Add activity log detail reason that shows the reason why a request failed
  • Reduce number or taps required to send a magic link
  • Added more detailed error messages to unlock failed notifications
  • Bug fix for app crashing when there is an error with provisioning


January 27, 2020

  • Fixes issue where sometimes loading screen didn't go away after provisioning
  • Sharing a guest access link is now possible for readers with multiple entires
  • Fix crash when performing an override unlock
  • Improved readability with large accessibility font sizes
  • User picture was not being updated after it was updated in admin portal


November 7, 2019

  • Removed need to horizontally scroll to read long entry names, site names, and lockdown plan names
  • Improved support for large font sizes
  • Fix empty item in the activity log after triggering or reverting a lockdown plan
  • Fix entries would never appear if you provisioned a device before you had access to any entries
  • Improved responsiveness immediately after provisioning
  • Added notification to resolve BLE scanning error
  • Updated Android SDK target to Oreo


October 2, 2019

  • Adding support for new Android 10 location permissions
  • Optimized network calls and connections to reduce battery usage
  • Fixed bug where unlocking an entry with both an entry and exit reader would sometimes fail
  • Renamed 'About' to 'Settings'


August 22, 2019

  • Major overhaul of BLE library
  • Added vibration when unlocking an entry
  • Simplified Send Feedback screen
  • Improved usability of toasts with long messages
  • Tutorial won't be shown again in the same session if skipped
  • "Touch to Unlock is Disabled" will always appear if location permissions are misconfigured
  • Fixed can't tap behind popup messages
  • Fixed bug with incorrectly showing "It looks like you don't have access to any entries" after provisioning


May 30, 2019

  • Improved logging information in feedback
  • Fixed typo in tutorial
  • Fixed bug while reprovisioning where loading screen wouldn't go away
  • Fixed bug where tutorial doesn't show skills for entries
  • Fixed bug where cloud or touch icon sometimes does not appear
  • Fixed rare bug where the end date could be wrong in the "Share Access" screen
  • Fixed rare bug where loading screen didn't disappear after sending feedback
  • Fixed rare crash that could occur while reprovisioning


April 1, 2019

  • Fixed bug while reprovisioning where loading screen wouldn't go away
  • Fix rare bug where the end date could be wrong in the "Share Access" screen
  • Improve readability and support for large font sizes in "Share Access" screen
  • Fixed rare crash that could occur while reprovisioning
  • Fix typo when trying to skip the tutorial
  • Reduce loading time in the tutorial
  • Fixing bug where tutorial doesn't show skills for locked or unlocked entries
  • Fixing bug where cloud or touch icon sometimes does not appear on an item card
  • Networking bug fixes
  • Fixing bug where Enable Openpath Service toggle would crash app
  • Fixing bug where provisioning on Android 5.1 would crash app


March 5, 2019

  • UI improvements
  • Added ability to override the default color of each unlockable item
  • Add button to resend magic link if it is expired or already used or if your credential was provisioned on another device
  • Fix issue where 'Touch to Unlock is Disabled' notification could be visible during the tutorial
  • "Are you the last to leave?" button will return proper message if the entry cannot be locked.
  • Fixing issue with motion detection on phones that do not fully support motion


February 15, 2019

  • Added ability to override the default color of each unlockable item
  • Improved resilience in different environments for Touch to Unlock
  • Fix * Crash on Activity Log Screen
  • Connection to cloud stabilized (fix intermittent connection/error loops)
  • Motion detection algorithm made more sensitive to wake app up sooner for touch unlock


December 14, 2018

  • Fix * One-worded entry names appeared blank
  • Fix * Entry names did not update right away when changed
  • Fix * Don't Show Again button on the first page of the "Location is turned off" popup caused crash
  • Fix * Buttons were not tappable when the keyboard is open


November 26, 2018

  • Adding support for elevators
  • Adding support for entries with multiple readers
  • Banner and info if Touch to Unlock is not enabled due to Location settings
  • Fixed a bug where cloud connection client could get stuck in a reconnect loop
  • Fixed a bug where app could take a long time to load after opening
  • Fixed a bug where unlock animation could get stuck when unlocking multiple entries
  • Improved text appearance throughout the app
  • Improved data usage


September 21, 2018

  • Fix hardware back button behavior while the tutorial is visible
  • Fix entry names that get cut off for any letters that descend beyond the baseline
  • Fix issues with Accessibility fonts
  • Improvements to data and battery usage
  • Selecting favorites tab will now persist through app restarts
  • Reset Openpath App (Logout) button available on About Screen


September 10, 2018

  • Improvements for battery usage
  • Improvements for data usage
  • Set the "Log Level" in the About section to control the level of logging to the phone and set default to "Info", the lowest level
  • Entry Notifications are now off by default. If you'd like to re-enable an entry notification so that you get a message when you come into range of the entry, go to the entry details page and select "Show Notifications"
  • Entry names and organization names are now side-scrollable to support very long names
  • Now targetting Android API 26
  • Added notification channels


July 7, 2018

  • New "Touch" hand icon indicating if entry is Touch-enabled
  • Tutorial contains screen on the new "Touch" icon
  • Activity Log indicates details on the type of unlock (i.e., 2FA Touch Unlock)
  • Support for accessibility font-size adjustments
  • Loading dots are animated


June 14, 2018

  • New "Touch" hand icon indicating if entry is Touch-enabled
  • Tutorial contains screen on the new "Touch" icon


May 9, 2018

  • New walk-through tutorial
  • Send Feedback Message field is now optional
  • Location Data now used to enhance app performance in being able to detect doors in range
  • Motion Data now used to shut down services & save battery when phone is stationary


April 19, 2018

  • General stability improvements
  • Style tweaks
  • Fix for some cases where cloud/remote unlocks could fail until the app was restarted
  • Fix for credential provisioning on Android 5.x devices


March 20, 2018

  • New overall app styling
  • Report unlock errors more promptly
  • Fix for unlock buttons sometimes becoming unresponsive
  • Fix for extra delay after clicking Send Feedback


February 14, 2018

  • Drawer menu, modals, and toast messages are re-styled and looking prettier than ever!
  • After a failed unlock, the error message includes more detail
  • The main entry list indicates entry scheduled state (locked / unlocked)
  • An informative message now appears if your main list is empty
  • New "Activity Log" section shows your own entry activity
  • The main entry list now supports entries shared to you from other orgs
  • Check and prompt if a new app update is available