Release notes

Version 3.3.0

4th August 2021

  • Fixed a crashing issue when setting identity.
  • Updated retrofit (2.3.0) and okhttp (4.3.1) versions.
  • Updated target version to Android 30

Version 3.2.0

3rd December 2020

  • Added ChatProvidersConfiguration that enables setting of default VisitorInfo and department.
  • Made fixes to PreChatForm to not show collection fields for information set in the ChatConfigurationStore.
  • Minor bug fixes.

Version 3.1.0

4th September 2020

  • Added quick reply text wrapping, which allows you to customize how quick replies appear. See Customize_the_look.
  • Deprecated existing setVisitorNote and appendVisitorNote methods and added updated methods.
  • Fixed incorrect hints displaying in composer after pre-chat form.
  • Fixed issue where messages were unable to be copied.

Version 3.0.0

5th August 2020

  • Added support for authenticating users via JWT. See the Unified SDK docs and the Guide article.
  • Migrated to AndroidX. Note: Chat will no longer be compatible with apps not using AndroidX from 3.0.0 onwards.
  • Added a new API on the ChatProvider to check for ongoing chats. For more information, see the documentation.
  • Minor localization and bug fixes.

Version 2.2.0

8th June 2020

  • Added support for configuring multiple apps in the Admin Console, as well as the ability to target a sandbox for testing push notifications.

  • Added support for an end user to choose from a selection of quick responses in the chat conversation.

Version 2.1.1

20th May 2020

  • Added ability to configure the options menu in the conversation screen.

  • Added keyboard input types to the pre-chat form.

  • Fixed a bug with AnswerBot restarting during an ongoing chat.

  • Fixed an issue where resetting identity would not reset push notifications.

  • Fixed an issue where tapping retry on failed messages didn't work.

  • Fixed an issue with duplicate messages in the pre-chat form.

  • Fixed an issue where an agent would receive duplicate messages.

  • Fixed an issue where the chat screen would scroll down to new messages automatically.

  • Fixed some localization issues.

Version 2.0.0

10th April 2020

  • Initial release of Chat SDK v2.