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June 2014 Release Notes

New Major Features:

Major Feature

Description

SharePoint

Access to SharePoint sites from Syncplicity iPad and Android apps.

Sharepoint access is in limited distribution, contact your Syncplicity sales team member for details of this program.

 

Release Details:

 Syncplicity iOS App: 3.1.0 - Available in the AppStore for iOS 7 and iOS 6

Category

Description

SharePoint

  • Added SharePoint sites access (iPad only)
  • Switch between Syncplicity and SharePoint accounts
  • Access all SharePoint sites that IT has pre-configured or add their own sites
  • Login to different SharePoint sites
  • Rename and hide SharePoint sites
  • Browse sub-sites and document libraries
  • Check-out and check-in files
  • Filter and search in sites
  • Upload and delete files in SharePoint
  • Create and edit Office files in SharePoint
  • Rename files and folders in SharePoint
  • Favorite files, folders and sub-sites for offline access

Other Features

  • Redesigned Activity Feed (iPad only)
  • Follow files and multiple top-level folders
  • Group activities by files and folders
  • Added contextual actions for files and folders in Favorites view (iPad only)
  • Added geo-location policy (iPad only)
  • Admins can disable geo-location tracking of shared links downloads for users in their account
  • Added ability to flag shared links to quickly access important shared links (iPad only)

Bug Fixes

  • Significant quality enhancements - About 100+ bugs have been fixed.
  • Folder loading time has been significantly improved and is at least twice as fast as earlier
  • Locally cached files can be opened in offline mode from Syncplicity into other apps
  • Upload queue is maintained even when the application is killed or device is turned off
  • Able to use file open-in from other apps to Syncplicity when the Syncplicity app is locked by a passcode
  • Shared folders can be locally deleted/unshared by the recipients from the iPad app
  • Ability to cancel opening of office file
  • Recording is now persistent and can be seen even when the user minimizes the app
  • Meeting Insights will work 15 minutes before and after the meeting time
  • Copying from multiple folders at the same time
  • Switched PDF document viewing to native iOS viewer
  • Localization support added for iPad home screen in four languages: French, German, Italian and Spanish.  Note: SharePoint is not localized yet.
  • Other Performance and Stability Improvements

 

  

Syncplicity Android App: 3.1.0 - Available in Play Store for Android 4.0 and higher

Category

Description

SharePoint

  • Added SharePoint sites access
  • Switch between Syncplicity and SharePoint accounts
  • Access all SharePoint sites that IT has pre-configured or add their own sites
  • Login to different SharePoint sites
  • Rename and hide SharePoint sites
  • Browse sub-sites and document libraries
  • Check-out and check-in files
  • Filter and search in sites
  • Upload and delete files in SharePoint
  • Create and edit Office files in SharePoint
  • Rename files and folders in SharePoint
  • Favorite files, folders and sub-sites for offline access

Other Features

  • Auto-prompt the user to rate the app
  • Long tap to reveal tool-tips for contextual menus
  • Enhanced Insights flow

Bug Fixes

  • Numerous bug fixes, including favorites being removed after a few days, and StorageVault Authentication fixes.
  • Other Performance and Stability Improvements

 

 


Windows Desktop Client: 3.4.11.21 - Available for download from my.syncplicity.com

Category

Description

Bug Fixes

 

  • Client no longer synchronizes folders and files with trailing spaces in the name. The Windows OS does not support this and trims the spaces
    • Downloading such folders or files is prevented and a notification is displayed
    • Information is logged for such folders and files
    • Synchronization errors are not displayed for such folders and files
    • Synchronization of existing folders and files, which were previously synced using an old Windows clients and whose spaces were trimmed by the Windows OS, will create duplicate folders in the user’s Syncplicity account and on their Mac clients
  • New Shared Link password protection icons
  • Available company storage is no longer shown to users who do not have a user storage quota assigned

 

 

Mac Desktop Client: 3.4.11.21 - Available for download from my.syncplicity.com 

Category

Description

Bug Fixes

  • Fixed synchronization errors for folders with trailing spaces in the name
  • Available company storage is no longer shown to users who do not have a user storage quota assigned
  • Client now uses correct proxy while making HTTPS requests

 

 

Web Client and Server 

Category

Description

Bug Fixes

  • Server accepts folders and files with trailing spaces in the name from clients that support this
  • Online File Browser (OFB) synchronizes folders and files with trailing spaces in the name
  • Server accepts uploading of empty files
  • Fixed error when user changes primary email address
  • Fixed sync looping issue when a file version was removed

 

 

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