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Changes in 1.8.20 (2022-06-28)

✨ Features

  • Added "Mark as read" option to the room context menu. (#6278)

🙌 Improvements

  • Use dedicated HTMLFormatter and improve post format operations performance (#6261)
  • Security fix: prevent playback on already read messages through push notifications, enable on device silencing. (#6265)
  • Expose live location sharing labs flag (default: false) and re-enable background location access (#6324)
  • Enable reporting of live location shares (#6326)
  • Upgrade MatrixSDK version (v0.23.10).
  • Update Reactions component (#5370)
  • Handle longpress on back buttons (#5971)
  • De-labs use only latest user avatar and name (#6312)

🐛 Bugfixes

  • Fix settings screens items alignment (#6311)
  • Accessibility: VoiceOver: Added an accessibility label and hint to the Record Voice Message button. (#6323)
  • Make quoting context menu action work again (#6328)
  • Display mandatory backup only if session is running (#6331)
  • Authentication: Don't attempt to login if the user presses the return key whilst loading a homeserver parsed from a username. (#6338)
  • Media: Fix size issues when opening media on an iPad whilst multi-tasking. (#6339)
  • Timeline: Fixes the font when running Element on a Mac with Apple Silicon. (#6340)
  • Accessibility: VoiceOver: Voice Messages: Properly end the active audio session so that VoiceOver audio returns to the main speaker when audio recording finishes. (#6343)
  • Authentication: Trim whitespace and trailing slashes from the entered homeserver address. (#995)
  • Share extension: Fix background colour in dark mode. (#3029)
  • Fix Invites are collapsed incorrectly (#4102)
  • Timeline: Reduce the tap target size for the sender's name so it no longer overlaps the first message. (#4324)
  • Directory: Add some bottom space to the directory list. (#5113)
  • Message Composer: Element no longer shows a banner about pasting from another app when selecting text. (#5324)
  • Make avatar view tappable in bubble layout (#5572)
  • Room: Update actions on the input toolbar when refreshed. (#5584)
  • Room: Hide add people button on room intro header if user not allowed. (#5731)
  • Soft logout: Fix a bug where clearing all data from soft logout didn't present the login screen. (#5881)
  • Timeline: When an attachment is named like an email address, open the file instead of when tapped. (#6031)
  • Room: Add some additional spacing between the Jitsi and Threads buttons. (#6033)
  • Room: Present loading indicator immediately on pagination and change wording. (#6271)
  • Fix threads out of labs notice HTML formatting (#6283)
  • AppDelegate: Do not show launch animation for backgroundSyncInProgress state. (#6288)
  • Use latest user data for mention pills (#6302)
  • Authentication: Fix splash screen stuttering on some devices. (#6319)

🧱 Build

  • locheck-script: fix build fails when there is space character on PROJECT_DIR's path. By Hudzaifah Lutfi. (#6296)
  • Add Codecov and sonarcloud. (#6306)

🚧 In development 🚧

  • Authentication: Add custom string representations of view model/coordinator results. (#5151)


  • Fix workflow syntax of the P1 action. (#6321)
  • Clean up iOS 14 availability checks (#6333)

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