Product Changelog January 25th, 2017

We are going to start posting our Changelog to the blog until we find a better home for it.

Here are the main changes we’ve made during the last 30-40 days:

  • 12/20/2016  –  Fix issue with Apptoto Sync Agent crashing when clicking “Save” on the “Settings” > “Calendars” tab.  Only impacted SQL and Exchange based calendars using the Apptoto Sync Agent.
  • 12/20/2016 – Allow for setting default values to Salesforce Contact fields.  Can be used to flag contacts that were initially created through Apptoto’s Online Booking page feature.
  • 12/20/2016 – Salesforce Events created through Online Booking Page feature are linked to Salesforce Contact if a Salesforce Address Book is specified as the “Address Book” for the booking page.  The link is done through the “WhoId” field in the Salesforce Event standard object.
  • 12/21/2016 – Fixed bug where the wrong locale was sometimes being used when generating messages when the new “Complex Schedule Conditions” feature was turned on and being used to change the locale.
  • 12/29/2016 – changed daily report to report the times in the calendar timezone
  • 12/30/2016 – Fixed issue with sending daily reports reliably each day.  Was effecting roughly 20% of users.
  • 12/30/2016 – You can use use a dynamic value in the Settings > Notifications “Send notifications and reports to:” setting… please note that this does not work for daily reports however.
  • 01/03/2017 – Fixed Booking Pages on days that Daylight Savings Starts and ends.
  • 01/04/2017 – Exchange and Outlook sync agents look at cancelled state of meeting requests and if the meeting has been cancelled by the organizer, then the appointment is removed from Apptoto.
  • 01/11/2017 – Shift click on sync button on calendar settings results in full sync for that calendar.
  • 01/11/2017 – Added event.wday event field which is 0-6 (sunday is 0)
  • 01/18/2017 – Support new lines and limited html in Booking Page Description
  • 01/18/2017 – Rolled out Alpha version of our new Campaigns feature which lets you send messages to a list of contacts until they book a new appointment with you
  • 1/19/2017 – Properly escape all parameters in redirect url for booking pages
  • 1/19/2017 – Added reminder.buttons which is useful in email reminders and generates a row of buttons
  • 1/20/2017 – Added Custom Data section to Event Editor
  • 1/20/2017 – Added PUT /v1/events API which lets you create or update events through the API
  • 1/20/2017 – Added time_zone field to /v1/events api
  • 1/21/2017 – Removed carriage returns “r” from ics files generated and attached to booking messages when appointments are booked through a booking page.
  • 1/23/2017 – ICloud / CalDAV/ and ICS Calendars can now pull in the attendees from events.  New users will see this right away, older users must ask us to turn it on.
  • 1/25/2017 – Fix bug where messages would not be sent after someone booked when the account was set up to send through Gmail