LOXONE APP CHANGELOG

Here you will find all the release notes for the new Loxone App!

Loxone Apps:
Changelog & release notes

MINIMUM REQUIREMENTS

  • Android devices running 4.4 (KitKat) or later
  • iPhone/iPad running iOS 9 or later
  • AppleWatch running watchOS 6 or later
  • macOS running Version OS X El Capitan (OS X 10.11) up to macOS Catalina.

The Miniserver must be on version 11.0 at least. The full functionality is only guaranteed with the latest version of Loxone Config. Therefore we recommend a regular update to the latest version, which you can find on the downloads page.

INSTALLATION

The Loxone Smart Home app is available in the AppStore and will be separately installed on your device. The app can be used to connect to your Miniserver.

If you’re using the Loxone App on macOS and if you’re experiencing any issues with macOS Catalina, please do an update with the provided version.

Detailed technical Changelog App 11.0.2 (2020.05.14):

  • Emergency Alarm:
    • Added Emergency alarm control + automatic designer functionality.
  • Ventilation:
    • Implemented frost protection handling
  • Apple Watch App Support
    • iOS Quick Actions are now available right from your wrist!
    • At least Watch OS 6.0 required
    • Added visual feedback in addition to haptic feedback
  • Brand new music server zone UI
    • Too many great improvements to go into detail here!
    • Send Equalizer Settings to another zone for easier configuration
  • Remote Connect support
    • You don’t have to do anything, it just works when the Miniserver is set to used it.
  • System scheme support
    • Instant overview over complex systems
    • Navigate into blocks visualized within the scheme to make changes to them.
  • User Management
    • Restrict user access from & until a certain date and time.
    • Search for users in the list, important for commercial installations
  • Help text support for all blocks
    • If a partner has defined a help text for a block, you can now see it in your app.
    • Useful for providing additional information on what a certain block does.
  • Mail & Parcel block support (PaketSafe)
    • Informs when parcels or mail has been delivered
    • Keeps track of delivered mail or parcels
    • Deactivate notifications temporarily
  • AAL emergency block support
    • Trigger an emergency from within your app
    • Notifies when an alarm is triggered
    • See what happened and acknowledge the alarm.
  • AAL smart alarms can now be temporarily disabled from within the app
  • General
    • Now it is possible switch between tile and cell representation

Known Issues:

Fixed App:

  • Apple Watch App:
    • QuickActions synchronisation was slow in some cases
    • App crashed when connected to iOS App
    • Play-Button is displayed inline, adjusted spacing between buttons & green tint color added
  • Automatic Designer:
    • Multiple Light-Controls indistinguishable
  •  AudioZone:
    • AudioZone: Added missing “Play next” and “Add to Queue” buttons
    • AudioZone: Can’t play “All Favorites”
    • AudioZone: Queue wasn’t usable on Musicservers
    • AudioZone: When playing Spotify Songs, Prev and Next buttons were disabled
    • AudioZone: BG-I6746: Add playlist and playlist songs to queue not working
    • AudioZone: BG-I6735: Shortcuts couldn’t be played or opened
    • AudioZone: BG-I6759: No timeline visible when playing a spotify track
    • AudioZone: BG-I6736: View was corrupted after reopening the favorites screen
    • AudioZone: BG-I6760: In some cases the cover of a spotify track is missing
    • General: BG-I6765: Opening a new connection takes a long time
    • AudioZone: BG-I6746: Add playlist and playlist songs to queue not working
    • AudioZone: BG-I6738: Remove entries from queue is sometimes unresponsive
    • AudioZone: BG-I6742: Volume Slider overlapped Audio Controls on iPad/Safari
    • AudioZone: BG-I6731: Loading screen did not disappear under certain circumstances
    • AudioZone: BG-I6733: Shortcuts aren’t shown when no zone favorites existed
    • AudioZone: BG-I6735: Shortcuts couldn’t be played or opened
    • AudioZone: BG-6759: In some cases, the timeline was missing when playing a spotify track
    • AudioZone: BG-6760: Cover was missing after track change, when the player was opened
    • AudioZone: Error message when opening the context menu of the player
    • AudioZone: Current playing item was shown multiple times when long queue got cleared by another device.
    • AudioZone: Empty queue view was not displayed.
    • AudioZone: BG-I6830: Queue was not displayed immediately when Queue button was pressed
    • AudioZone: BG-I6736: Audiozone Home View overlayed controls on the left.
    • AudioZone: BG-I6868: Shortcut got created with a wrong position
    • Missing search on HD Devices
    • Browsable search results (artists, album, playlist) couldn’t be played or added to a playlist
    • Fixed wrong state of “Show More” and “Show less”
    • Appearance Settings of the Loxone section where in sync with the “Show More” and “Show less” functionality
    • Much quicker loading time when opening the AudioZone
    • Show more/show less function shows or hides the cells instantly
    • Reduced flickering of content
    • Fixed TinyPlayer on HD Devices if the current song title was very long
    • Improved handling of Covers
    • New TinyPlayer for Tablets and Desktop environments
    • Unified zone naming scheme
    • Did show EQ-Settings for UPNP zones
    • Prevent UPNP Zones from being grouped
    • Service EULA (e.g: Spotify) was already marked as read, even though it wasn’t
    • MUSIC2-T573: Added missing search
    • Spotify playlists are displayed as cells
    • Added Play/Pause button to zone group screen
    • Enhanced “Show more”/”Show less” button behaviour (Flickering of the content)
    • MUSIC2-I406: “Loading…” on Devices running iOS 10 or lower
    • Changed Appearance of Play/Pause buttons in Zone Groups
    • Infinite loading indicator in “Loxone Playlists” and “Queue” after reconnecting to the Musicserver (Planed reboot or network change, …)
    • Error Popup when opening the search after a Miniserver Reconnect (Planed reboot or network change, …)
    • Grouping did always show the first group instead of the selected one
  • NewsHub:
    • News will display as ready, after entering the newsHubScreen
  • AirDeviceSearch:
    • Now checks if the found Air Base Extensions are online
  • Android:
    • Wrong name in “About App” screen
    • User can’t login in the app with an android device with a lower android version than 5
  • ArchiveScreen:
    • Error popup was shown after canceled miniserver search
    • In some cases an error popup was shown after saving in the miniserver
    • Deleting multiple Miniserver at once did not remove entries in Archive Screen
  •  Usermanagement:
    • Users without admin rights cannot edit their own visu password.
  •  LightController
    • mproved contrast of “scene mix in” buttons
  •  Tabbar:
    • Missing spacing between tabs on iOS devices running iOS <= 10.3
    • Increased icon size on HD Devices
  • EntryPoint:
    • App Navigated to the last position instead of the set entry point
  • Emergency Alarm:
    • History could’t be opened
    • Does not change back to ecomode
  • Notification:
    • Miniserver-update-notification is displayed too often
  • System Scheme:
    • Empty text field when using a SystemScheme in a SystemScheme without main control+
    • Adopted minimum scale
  • Intercom:
    • Long button text has overlapped each other
    • Text was cut off on tablets
    • Intercom Video hangs at loading video (spinning wheel)
  • CarCharger:
    • Fixed flicker of the slider
  • Control Note:
    • Control Notes (Former Control Help) moved to context menu (Like Expert-Mode)
  •  EcoMode:
    • Error message did appear after eco mode screen was shown
    • Improved contrast and readability of text
  • GateCentral:
    • Now checks subControl animation type and displays different action buttons
  • General:
    • Cell-title was scrollable
    • Fixed occasional false value of wrong sliders (ClimateController, Touch & Grill, …)
    • Fixed flicker of certain listViews (LightController Central)
    • General: Several fixes on devices running Android 4.4
  • Quick Action:
    • Jumps back to Settings or InfoScreen
  • Virtual State:
    • Value not clearly visible
  • Presence:
    • Presence disabled after a Miniserver restart
  • IRC:
    • Fixed flickering of IRC Timeline cell on some occasions
  • IRR:
    • IRR – App target temperature is displayed very small in the app