Author Archives: Dynalist Team

Weekly update: 2018 week #24

This is our weekly update for the 24th week of 2018. The features and fixes might arrive at the desktop and mobile app a few days later than the web version.


Improved

  • [UX] Esc now cancels the current search if you’re not editing an item.
  • [UX/minor] You can also use Esc to close menus now.

Fixed

  • [Preferences] Fixed desktop and mobile apps not periodically fetching preferences saved on the server.
  • [Clipboard] Fixed not being able to right click an image, select “Copy image” and paste into Dynalist.
  • [Clipboard] Fixed not being able to copy links into the note field, while it worked fine in the item title.

Weekly update: 2018 week #23

This is our weekly update for the 23rd week of 2018. The features and fixes might arrive at the desktop and mobile app a few days later than the web version.


Feature

  • Newest Pro feature: add custom CSS that show up on all platforms! (This new option appears in Settings under the “Dynalist Pro” tab.)

Improved

  • [Mobile/UX] Now when accidentally tapping on the gap between two items, the keyboard won’t hide.
  • [Mobile/UX] The cursor now lands more precisely when using Up/Down keys on the mobile app.

Fixed

  • [Mobile/UX] Now when you switch between items, the keyboard stays open. Before, the keyboard hides and then immediately shows up, which was annoying.
  • [UX/minor] Fixed bug where the page will be scrolled the item that’s being edited when you come back to Dynalist, even if you scrolled to somewhere else.
  • [Mobile/UI] Fixed popup messages such as the move item success message would temporarily block the mobile bottom toolbar.

Weekly update: 2018 week #22

This is our weekly update for the 22nd week of 2018. The features and fixes might arrive at the desktop and mobile app a few days later than the web version.


Improved

  • [Mobile UI] Improved the “Move to” UI on mobile. See screenshot below:
  • [Mobile UI] Improved the share dialog UI on mobile. See screenshot below:
  • [UX] Now you can Ctrl+click (or Cmd+click) a document name or a bookmark name to open it in a new tab. This only works in the web app.

Fixed

  • [iOS] Fixed Up/Down keys not working when using an external Bluetooth keyboard (released in v1.2.6).
  • [UI/minor] In web app and desktop narrow view, a bottom toolbar that’s the same as the one on mobile is shown for easier editing.

Weekly update: 2018 week #21

This is our weekly update for the 21st week of 2018. The features and fixes might arrive at the desktop and mobile app a few days later than the web version.


Fixed

  • [Android app] Fixed captured page URL from mobile Chrome is empty (released in v1.2.5).
  • [UX/minor] Fixed “Go to parent” shortcut not working when focused in the note field.

Weekly update: 2018 week #20

This is our weekly update for the 20th week of 2018. The features and fixes might arrive at the desktop and mobile app a few days later than the web version.


Fixed

  • [UX] Search Everywhere now shows appropriate message when you search for hidden checked items, as shown below:

P.S. We’ll be on semi-vacation for one more week, so we might be a bit less responsive. Just FYI!

Weekly update: 2018 week #19

This is our weekly update for the 19th week of 2018. The features and fixes might arrive at the desktop and mobile app a few days later than the web version.


Fixed

  • [UX] Fixed loading a search result page (either through bookmark or URL) will add a new empty item in that document.

P.S. We’ll be on semi-vacation for the next two weeks, so we might be a bit less responsive. Just FYI!

Weekly update: 2018 week #18

This is our weekly update for the 18th week of 2018. The features and fixes might arrive at the desktop and mobile app a few days later than the web version.


Improved

  • [Keyboard shortcut] Added new customizable shortcut to copy link of current item.
  • [Keyboard shortcut] Added new customizable shortcut to go to start or end of current item.

Fixed

  • [Mobile/UI] Fixed large image taking more than full width on mobile. This fix is web-only for now; it will be in the next mobile app update.
  • [UX/minor] Fixed “Go to parent” shortcut not zooming out when invoked from the current root item.
  • [iOS] Fixed blinking cursor taking up 100% height in the search bar on iOS. This fix is web-only for now; it will be in the next mobile app update.

P.S. We’ll be on semi-vacation for the next few weeks, so we might be a bit less responsive. Just FYI!

Weekly update: 2018 week #17

This is our weekly update for the 17th week of 2018. The features and fixes might arrive at the desktop and mobile app a few days later than the web version.


Improved

  • [Extension] Now you can customize captured item format.
  • [Extension] Now after opening the popup, you can use the keyboard shortcut Ctrl+Enter to capture faster.

P.S. We’ll be on semi-vacation for the next few weeks, so we might be a bit less responsive. Just FYI!

Weekly update: 2018 week #16

This is our weekly update for the 16th week of 2018. The features and fixes might arrive at the desktop and mobile app a few days later than the web version.


Feature

  • [Extension] Download our beta companion Chrome extension here! To use, follow the instructions on the extension page. With the extension, it’s now a breeze to capture links and text on the web.
    It’s a beta release, so it’s going to be a little rough around the edges. Thanks in advance for trying it out and giving us your feedback! 🙂

Fixed

  • [iOS] Fixed search issue in newest version (v1.2.5).

P.S. We’ll be on semi-vacation for the next few weeks, so we might be a bit less responsive. Just FYI!

Weekly update: 2018 week #15

This is our weekly update for the 15th week of 2018. The features and fixes might arrive at the desktop and mobile app a few days later than the web version.


Improved

  • [Mac app] Three finger swipe to navigate on the macOS desktop app.
    Note: to enable this, please choose “Swipe with two or three fingers” option in System Preferences – Trackpad – More gesture – Swipe between pages. We wanted to implement two finger to swipe, unfortunately, because of technical limitations, only three finger swipe is possible.
  • [Mobile app] Added option for removing a date after tapping on it.

Fixed

  • [iOS] Fixed wrong text getting shared when sharing from Google Chrome.
  • [iOS] Fixed text paste not working in iOS 11.3.
  • [iOS] Fixed two taps are required to start editing an item in iOS 11.3.