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Release Notes

Android 5.0+ Devices

Highlights

Incompatibilities

Added

  • Manifest: PACKAGE_USAGE_STATS permission for app detection
  • Menu / More / Android Settings / Usage Stats
  • Menu / Prefs / Monitor / App Check Method (where multiple options available, not in Beginner Mode)
  • app creation: include PACKAGE_USAGE_STATS permission if app contexts are exported

Bugfixes

  • task edit screen: labels were being interpreted as HTML so characters like < were causing problems
  • crash from Notify actions with bad ipack icon
  • attempted fixes for dev console exception reports

Changes

  • variables: Window Label: no longer usable due to Play Store policy changes by Google (Play Store version)
  • events: Notification, New Window, Button Widget Clicked: no longer usable due to Play Store policy changes by Google (Play Store version)
  • actions: Back Button, Long Power Button, Show Recents, Toggle Split Screen, Quick Settings: no longer usable due to Play Store policy changes by Google (Play Store version)
  • action Status Bar: less effective due to Play Store policy changes (Play Store version)

Removed

  • Menu / More / Android Settings / Accessibility Service (Play Store version)
  • app creation: Accessibility Service is never in child manifest (Play Store version)
  • app creation: Prefs / Misc / Use External Storage: removed, always use internal to prevent permission problems

Developers

Android 4.0+ Devices

Android 1.6+ Devices

Additions

Bugfixes

  • action Take Picture: was never using auto-focus, switch to auto-focus when camera parameters specify it
  • scene elements Text/TextEdit/Button: local variable as Text/Label field wasn't being replaced

Changes

Removed