j5 Mobile 28.0 update 7 - j5 - - Release Bulletin - Hexagon PPM

j5 Release Bulletin

Release Bulletin

  • j5 Mobile no longer supports Android 4.x and 5.0. The lowest Android OS version that we now support is Android 5.1. (PT-5361)

  • The "Service Workers" feature replaces the legacy "App Cache" feature for offline operation. Android will drop support for "App Cache" later this year; at this point earlier versions of j5 Mobile will no longer support offline operation.


  • 2021-02-11 - Updated the branding to the app icon, splash screens, login screen and home screen. (PT-2194, PT-5392, PT-6097)

  • 2021-03-03 - Added some client-side logging to show which versions and platform j5 Mobile is run on. (PT-3626)

  • 2021-03-03 - Implemented support for the "Service Workers" mobile web feature to cache the application for offline use, if the server and web-view supports it. (PT-3626)

Bug Fixes

  • 2020-12-21 - Fixed server setting inputs that unintentionally displayed unsaved changes on cancel, or navigation. (PT-4651)

  • 2020-12-21 - Added confirmation when pressing the back button on the server settings page, if there are unsaved changes. (PT-4651)

  • 2020-12-30 - You will no longer get stuck on a busy login screen when you cancel out of the OAuth login popup window. (PT-5835)

  • 2021-01-13 - Fixed the 'wobbly' sync tile icon animation on Android 10. (PT-4800)

  • 2021-01-18 - Removed the trailing slashes in the server hostname, as these are not supported. (PT-3801)

  • 2021-02-01 - Fixed the issue where local storage would not be entirely cleared when switching servers. (PT-5138)

  • 2021-03-03 - Fixed a race condition where the sync tile animation did not stop if the IndustraForm sync was started from the IndustraForm and there weren't any changes. (PT-5891)

  • 2021-03-26 - Fixed iOS photos and videos not being saved to the camera roll. (PT-5911)

  • 2021-03-30 - The IndustraForm sync display doesn't timeout and give the impression that sync has finished, when synchronizing big attachments. (PT-6768)

  • 2021-03-30 - Fixed the offline login for a username with upper case characters. (PT-6716)