Mobile Release Notes

Get the latest info on the Rock Mobile releases.
Find out all the latest changes in the release notes below.

Major Releases

2

New Features

22

Improvements

3

Bug Fixes

20

    Rock v2.0 (Requires Rock v12.4)


    Minimum OS Versions: iOS version: 12.0, Android version: 6.0 (API level 23)

    CMS v2.0

    • Added new FlipView control that allows front and back views to be swapped around.
    • Added ability for administrators to see how many requests and bytes transferred to load a page.
    • Added new MediaPlayer control with better on-screen controls and common UI between devices.
    • Added XAML controls BibleAudio, BibleBrowser and BibleReader to provide functionality for reading plans.
    • Added new Expander control to show a header that will expand to show details when tapped.
    • Added RadioButtonList control to simplify building a collection of radio buttons for the person to pick from.
    • Added new SafeAreaPaddingEffect that can be used to restrict your content to the safe area of the device, that is to avoid the notch some devices have.
    • Fixed issue with buttons causing Rock:Divider to show with a shadow if it appeared after the button.
    • Fixed issue in LoginStatus that prevented ProfilePageGuid from being set.
    • Fixed a bug that would throw a XAML error in some cases when trying to use Rock:InverseBooleanConverter.
    • Fixed a bug that would cause some screen elements to partially show through a full-screen media player on Android.
    • Fixed Html element not supporting hyperlinks inside paragraph tags.
    • Fixed parsing of HTML tags (&, <, >, etc) in headers in Structured Content View block.
    • Fixed ellipsis on iOS when LineHeight is also specified.
    • Added EnablePushNotificationsCommand to allow for manually enabling push notifications from a Button or other user initiated event.
    • Fixed issue that caused the cast button on Android to show as black the first time it was displayed.

    Core v2.0

    • Fixed issue that prevented extern web links from opening on Android 11.
    • Added ShareAsFile option to ShareContent command which allows you to share the URI as a file to other applications on the device.
    • Fixed CameraCodeReader control not requesting camera permissions properly.
    • Fixed issue when certain redirects were configured that would prevent login and other features from working correctly.
    • Fixed bug in iOS that prevented a person from choosing the "Save..." option during a ShareFile command.
    • Added new CameraCodeReader control to automatically scan QR codes and direct the user to the appropriate page.
    • Fixed issue with bottom anchored popup would not align correctly.
    • Fixed rotated image when taking picture on certain devices.
    • Fixed Android toolbar text buttons not using correct color.
    • Fixed status bar text not changing color on Android.
    • Fixed AggregateCommand not working correctly inside a Popup.
    • Added support for pages to be marked as Fullscreen, which means they cannot get to the tab bar or flyout menu.
    • Added new Homepage Routing Logic property to mobile applications that allow you to use Lava to dynamically determine the launch page.
    • Enhanced the launch process with a new option you can enable to will stop the app from automatically asking for push notification authorization at launch (useful if you are using the new Onboarding block).
    • Fixed crash when using Rock:Redirect on the homepage and then later navigating back to the home page.
    • Added WriteInteraction command that allows you to write a new Interaction to the database after the person performs some action.
    • Added new Onboarding block to streamline the process of getting a user logged into the application.
    • Added Notes block to allow the person to view notes as well as write new notes.
    • Added PurposeKey to FollowingIcon element (requires Web 12.4).
    • Updated the Multi Select field and MultiPicker to use better visual styles and honor Enhanced For Long Lists setting.
    • Added parameter syntax to Logout command to allow user to specify that the current page should be reloaded or to navigate to a page other than the homepage.
    • Added new MediaProgressBar control for better compatibility than plain old slider.

    Event v2.0

    • Added support for campus context in calendar view block.
    • Fixed issue where the Group Attendance Entry block would lose the members when switching from a date that had did not meet to one that did meet.

    Prayer v2.0

    • Fixed issue with the Prayer Session Setup block always filtering to My Campus when the campus option was enabled. This was caused by a bug in the SegmentedPicker itself and would effect other uses of it.
    • Added new AnswerToPrayer block that allows a person to enter an answer to a previous prayer request.
    • Added block MyPrayerRequests that lists a person's existing prayer requests.

    Workflow v2.0

    • Enhanced the WorkflowEntry block with (limited) support for the HeaderHtml and FooterHtml values in a form.
    • Added support for the new Person Entry fields in workflow forms.

Rock Mobile Versions