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

This website stores cookies on your computer. These cookies allow us to remember you, customize your browsing experience, and analyze web traffic. To find out more about the cookies we use, see our Privacy Policy.