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Showell Releases

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October 2021: New Showell release - iOS & Windows 8.6

  • A New feature for filtering the folder contents based on the preferred languages (e.g. show only English and French files). This feature is available only if our "Translations" feature has been enabled for your account (contact us to request this feature)
  • Screen Recorder (asynchronous videos) for recording a presentation/pitch using Showell (currently only available only on iOS devices).
  • Advanced My Files management, including move/copy/remove selected files/folders
  • Faster uploading and downloading of content + bug fixes and improvements

September 2021: Fix - Windows 8.5.2

  • Bug fixes and small improvements 

September 2021: Fix - iOS + Windows & Online 8.5.1

  • Bug fixes and small improvements 

September 2021: New Showell release - iOS + Windows & Online 8.5

  • User interface improvements for sleeker design and improved usability
  • Direct link to Showell Admin with auto-login functionality
  • Faster file downloads and application startup for new users
  • New 3D Space feature available for testing ("beta" feature)
  • The "NEW" badge for folders is now more intuitive as it shows if the folder has new content
  • Now you can view 3D content on Showell Online(showellapp.com
  • Lots of minor improvements

August 2021: Fix - Windows 8.4.5

  • Bug fixes

June 2021: Fix - Windows 8.4.4

  • Bug fixes

June 2021: Fix - Windows 8.4.3

  • Bug fixes

June 2021: Fix - Windows 8.4.2

  • Bug fixes

June 2021: Fix - Windows 8.4.1

  • Bug fixes

June 2021: New Showell release - iOS + Android + Windows 8.4

  • New Account Translations -feature allows admins to translate the account contents and users to view the contents on preferred language

  • Shares can be edited

  • Downloading of shared files can be blocked

  • Folder can now be sorted based on the last modification date

  • The "New" badge now indicates if a file in folder or one of its sub folders have changed

  • Application screen size can be changed on MacOS and on iOS (Split View)

  • Improved My Files+ features (like editing files directly when viewing)

  • Improved search result ordering

  • Fixed usage with external screen

  • Other fixes and improvements

May 2021: New Showell release - Windows 8.3.3

  • Office editor bug fixes and minor improvements

April 2021: New Showell release - Windows & iOS 8.3.1 + Android & Online 8.3.2

  • Bug fixes and minor improvements

April 2021: New Showell release - Windows, Android, iOS and Online 8.3

  • Completely renewed Office Editor: our App now talks with the major Office Apps on Windows, including Word, Excel and PowerPoint. This enables a fluent editing experience.
  • New Showell brand colors and icons
  • New File Browser method is used with My Files+ and the new Office Editor: allowing you to easily browse, move and save files and create folders in your My Files area.
  • Important bug fixes e.g. for Web Apps / Smart Tools and for sharing presentations
  • "Favorites" feature renamed as "Selected"
  • Silent updates: the update screen now pops up only for the first time the contents are updated. 

March 2021: New Showell release - Windows 8.2.1

  • Bug fixes and other improvements

February 2021: New Showell release - Online 8.2.1

  • Bug fixes and other improvements

January 2021: New Showell release - iOS, Windows and Android 8.2

  • Faster updates
  • New options for sorting folder contents
  • New folder views selectable: large thumbnails, small thumbnails and list view
  • Shares can be removed
  • Bug fixes and other improvements

December 2020: New Showell Release - iOS, Windows, Android, Online & Admin Panel 8.1.0

  • New "phased" login 
  • Share analytics
  • Other minor improvements
  • Bug fixes

November 2020: New Showell Release - iOS, Windows, Android, Online & Admin Panel 8.0.0.

Showell App

  • New look and feel to the user interface
    • larger thumbnails
    • file type information
    • last updated/added date
    • shortcuts: share, open
    • renewed standard home screen (when the branded theme is not used)
  • New sharing experience
    • Write a personalized message to a recipient
    • Use a secure PIN code when sharing
    • Set an expiration date
    • Option to ask for a recipients email (for tracking)
    • Open, browse and zoom on content within the Share Center (just like the App)
    • Recipients can easily message the sender
    • Track how prospects react to shared content and what content sparks their interest
  • Fixes and improvements
    • The top nav bar on Windows is displayed when moving the mouse to the top of the screen
    • The "Note" button is now always visible on the top menu (not under "more")
    • Fixes for kiosk-mode, android device usage, and notifications

Showell Admin

  • Share analytics section has been added
  • Content analytics has been expanded to show Page Views per document
  • User invitations feature has been added
  • Folder settings now have a button that allows you to apply the same privileges to all the subfolders
  • Performance improvements to User and Groups management
  • Links now obtain the thumbnail of the target file when created
  • Users are warned when uploading too large files
  • Fixed a bug that caused Analytics “Filter results by folder” to get stuck on the first selected folder
  • Fixed a bug that caused Analytics date range selection to remain visible when the user navigates to different pages

June 2020: New Showell Release - iOS, Windows, Android 7.1.0.

  • Bug fixes and improvements

May 2020: New Showell Release - iOS, Windows, Android & Admin 7.0.0.

Showell App

  • New navigation bar with gradient background
  • New modal style for Note, Notification and CRM features
  • New Kiosk feature, with Idle Mode (resets app to selected presentation after idle timeout)
  • The list of favourites is now sortable
  • New language, Spanish, has been added
  • Enhanced Meeting feature
  • Completely revised Notification feature, now including support for "priority" notifications, formatting, links and more
  • General improvements, like faster navigation

Showell Admin

  • Major changes to group management
    • performance improvements for accounts with a lot of groups
    • streamlined group privilege adjustments
  • Notifications have gone through major changes
    • Admin can send Priority Notifications, that user must react to. The notification pops up each time the app is opened, until user has read it, or acted on it (if custom action is specified, see below).
    • Notifications can include one custom action, which can be used in tandem with priority setting to for instance ask user’s consent to some policy.
    • Notification list contains activity information: how many times users have read notification, removed it or acted on it (if custom action is set).
  • Various small improvements

March 2020: New Showell Release - iOS 5.4.1, Windows 5.4.1, Android 6.5.1.

  • Faster updates on large acccounts
  • Time estimation for updates
  • Fix for drawing feature
  • Fix for language support issue

February 2020: New Showell Release - iOS 5.3.3, Windows 5.3.3, Android 6.4.2, Admin 5.4.0.

  • Corporate support for OpenID login
  • Fixes for advanced tag search
  • Videos are muted when the device is muted (iOS)
  • Fixed Android image opening issues
  • Share links can now be copied in Showell Admin
  • New settings for themes support in Showell Admin

January 2020: New Showell Release - iOS 5.3.0, Windows 5.3.1, Android 6.4.1.

  • Augmented Reality support (for compatible hardware)
  • The Zoom Out button has been replaced with Zoom In and Zoom Out buttons
  • The Showroom has improved keyboard usage (Esc, left, right etc.) and also a number of other important fixes (e.g. when rotating the device)
  • Improvements to Slide Designer including the correct aspect ratio (16:9, 4:3), support for multiple images and pre-filled content (e.g. user signatures and email addresses)
  • File locations are now shown in the search results
  • Fixed issue using "Share by email" on some Windows devices
  • Fixed related issue using "Open in browser" on some Windows devices
  • General fixes and improvements

December 2019: New Showell Release - iOS 5.2.0, Windows 5.2.0, Android 6.3.0.

  • Windows: user can now open Showell in fullscreen mode and return back to normal mode (default is normal mode)
  • iOS: fixed issues with swipe navigation on iOS 13.x
  • Android: fixed issue, where web contents occasionally opened as a black screen
  • Android: fixed issue with using Android's back button
  • Web pages now open within Showell (not in browser)
  • Recent Files now contains list of both Recently Added and Recently Viewed files
  • Improved usability of the Notes feature
  • Fixed issue with opening presentation that has lost one or more of its files
  • Fixed issue, where Kiosk feature was not available when viewing video
  • Fixed issue with erasing drawings

November 2019: New Showell Release - iOS 5.1.1, Windows 5.1.2, Android 6.2.2

  • Improved usability of Share feature
  • Improved usability on iPhone X
  • New language: Italian
  • Presentations can now be duplicated
  • List of selected files is now available under Favorites menu
  • Optimized performance
  • Windows fixed edit-in bug and application also runs now in fullscreen

October 2019: New Showell Release - iOS 5.0.1, Windows 5.0.1, Android 6.1.

  • Copy share link: tap a button to get a share link to clipboard
  • Email client selection: the first time an user shares documents,
    the app asks which available email client they want to use (if more than one available)
  • New Showell Analytics: collects data to both old and new analytics
  • iPhone fixes: removed CRM features, fixed login screen layout
  • Faster Slide Designer slides: the slides with large images open a lot faster
  • Video player toolbar autohide: video player toolbar hides automatically after 3 seconds
  • Fixed issues with wallpapers not updating correctly 
  • Internally uses our Typescript version of the app

Available for iPad, iPhone, Android tablet/phones and Windows 10 PC/tablets