IBM Connections mobile App V5.0 published

IBM Connections mobile App V5.0 published

Some days ago IBM published a new version of IBM Connections mobile applications. Make sure to update to this version in order benefit from the following great new features.

New features of version 5.0:

Enhanced the Files experience:
– Choose from List or Grid layouts
– Preview files in Grid layout (requires Connections server 5.0 or higher)
– View file and folder details in preview mode
– Sort by filename or by date modified

Redesigned Connections Content Manager (CCM) Library experience:
– Choose from List or Grid layouts
– View file and folder details in preview mode
– Access Linked Libraries
– View and edit document type properties

Improved uploading experience for photos and videos
– Select multiple photos or videos
– Support for CCM Libraries
– Set document type properties when uploading

Enhanced the Profiles experience on iPad:
– Redesigned the layout of Profiles
– Choose from List or Grid layouts
– See what connects you to another person
– Sort alphabetically
– View another person’s files from their profile (depending on authorization)

@mention other users when you comment on a file, wiki, or blog

External users may now use the mobile app to access your Connections server (requires Connections 5.0 CR2)

Furthermore the following APARs are fixed:

Android:

  • LO80818Change the label Work to Work phone.
  • LO82462 No entries shown in library.
  • LO82500The app crashes after concurrent deletion requests.
  • LO82859Uploading an image fails.
  • LO82916Can update a Profile picture even though AllowEditProfile is set to false.
  • LO82947Wiki_links do not work.

iOS:

  • LO80818Change the label Work to Work phone.
  • LO82228Some labels are displayed in Iberian Portuguese instead of Brazilian Portuguese.
  • LO82462 No entries shown in library.
  • LO82766Opening a file locks the iPad.
  • LO82848Save to Contacts does not work properly.
  • LO82857Uploading an image fails.
  • LO82923The InactivityTimeout does not work if you set it for 30 minutes or longer.
  • LO82947Navigation issue with Communities.
  • LO83001 The app crashes when the configuration is saved.
  • LO83126Details of the selected Wiki are not loaded.

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