HighSide for Desktop

Here are the release notes for the HighSide desktop app

Desktop  /  iOS  /  Android

v3.0 (Dec 5, 2018)

- UI redesigned
- Message reactions feature added
- New admin control: blacklist words
- Regulatory compliance features added
- UI made more consistent between desktop and mobile
- Ability to deactivate / reactivate users added
- Added ability for admins to manage channel members even if they don't own the channel
- Icons now scale for ultra high resolution displays
- Stability and performance improvements
- Bug fixes

v2.1.0 (May 25, 2018)

- All new announcements feature
- Message syncing speed dramatically improved
- All new settings area design
- Updates to user groups
- Various code rewrites to increase performance
- Many small design enhancements
- Many bugs fixed

v2.0.1 (Apr 9, 2018)

- Bug fixes

v2.0.0 (Mar 27, 2018)

- Support for user groups
- Support invites via SMS
- Support for multiple admins in one company
- Protocol changes to support even faster login
- Verification feature enhancements
- Retry connect button added when disconnected
- Added some new admin only sections
- Better support for high DPI displays
- Various bug fixes
- User interface enhancements

v1.0.2 (Oct 30, 2017)

- Minor UI upgrades
- Allow Windows users to override DPI settings
- Small bug fixes

v1.0.0 (Oct 24, 2017)

- Rebranded app to HighSide
- Design upgrades to fully support retina displays
- Many user interface upgrades all round the app

v0.20.0 (Oct 20, 2017)

- Introducing all new bot messages
- On Mac, auto-start by default for new users
- Support added for in-app multi-factor authentication
- Fixed Windows shutdown error
- Many user interface design improvements
- Windows app now boots much faster
- Various bug fixes

v0.19.0 (Aug 11, 2017)

- All new signup flow
- Added right click to copy and paste within the app
- Emoji design updates
- Fixed at mention highlighting issues
- All new channel information messages
- Loading message history now works much smoother
- Multi team sidebar hidden for 1 company
- Basic drag and drop file uploads supported
- User profile functionality updates
- Updates to settings design and functionality
- All new screen designs for inviting users and creating channels
- General user interface enhancements
- General bug fixes

v0.18.0 (Jun 15, 2017)

- You can now create new organizations from the app
- You can now manage organization settings from the app
- Improved sign-up flow
- Bug fixes and performance improvements

v0.17.2 (Apr 13, 2017)

- Various user interface enhancements
- Fixed issue with app crashing

v0.17.1 (Apr 6, 2017)

- User typing notifications implemented
- All new 14 word import keys
- Basic user profiles added
- All new channel management icons
- Giphy searches are now faster
- Implemented helpful tooltips in various places
- Toggles added to contacts, channels and files tabs
- Design updates to the search filters
- Fixed issue with removing user avatar
- Fixed various UI design issues

v0.16.0 (Mar 16, 2017)

- All new lobby navigation
- Redesigned sidebar user interface
- Ability to show and hide the group members sidebar
- Various other small design fixes
- Groups are now called channels
- Ability to load more search results
- Fixed retention period issues with multi-team
- Fixed issue with removing company logo
- Self-hosted HighSide signup interface added

v0.15.0 (Feb 28, 2017)

- All new connecting screen complete with cyber quotes
- New error screen when there are issues with a company
- Error messages are more helpful
- Better error handling system for multi-team
- Fixed many edge cases with the signup process
- Switching between companies is now a delight
- Improvements made to company deleting / wiping
- Fixed issue with group member activity messages
- Better group handling
- Emojis sent on their own are now larger
- Year displayed in timestamps if messages in previous year
- Tweaks to the file attachment progress bar
- Fixed rare issues with duplicate tabs
- Mac users now have a menu bar
- Message markdown formatting fixes
- Updates to the protocol
- Design and user interface enhancements
- Updates to local image cache and image previews
- Future support for self-hosted HighSide
- Future support for integration messages

v0.14.3 (Feb 2, 2017)

- Message markdown formatting now available to use within messages
- Windows desktop notification design enhancements
- File icons implemented throughout the app
- Added the ability for users to remove avatars and company logos
- Fixed certain edge cases
- Release notes added to the app update process
- Small emoji fixes in the message thread
- Error logging enhancements
- Fixes to the signup process
- Fixes to the multi-team add company process
- Small enhancements added to the erase company process

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