Collaboration Android App – Changelog

Wildix Collaboration Android App extends Wildix Unified Communications to your mobile phone and tablet.
Read the changelog to learn about the most recent features, improvements and fixes.

Download Wildix Collaboration Android Mobile app from Google Play store.

Version 3.6.11 Date: 9 October 2018

  • Added unread messages separator in chat
  • Application status notification (Logged in / Connected) is no longer displayed by default in Android notification bar
  • Added option « Connection status notification » in Advanced settings which adds back app status to Android notification bar
  • Fixed an issue with screen orientation switching, in case phone was in landscape mode when user generated a call

Version 3.5.01 Date: 24 September 2018

  • Improved usability: blank page is no longer displayed during app start (loading animation is displayed instead)
  • Removed annoying “features loading” message
  • Added connection status notifications for SIP / Presence servers

Version 3.4.05 Date: 7 August 2018

  • Added support for ubiconf conference in application (beta); limitations:
    • you cannot create a conference from the app, you can only enter the conference if you were invited (you receive an invitation link in chat)
    • camera (rear / front) and microphone names are not displayed
    • impossible to switch between front and rear camera after entering a conference
  • Increased default volume level when Bluetooth headset is used
  • Added possibility to make call via call back /direct call even if app is offline
  • Improved live search (phone number is displayed under contact names for matches found during live search)
  • Long Caller ID names are no longer scrolled on Voicemail page
  • Fixed an issue with JPEG video stream not rotating to landscape orientation

Version 3.3.61 Date: 12 July 2018

  • Added possibility to send voice recordings from chat
  • File sharing confirmation with photo&video preview
  • Added possibility to remove chats from Recents (hold to delete)
  • From now on tapping on chat notification opens a chat room with concrete user
  • Added possibility to compress pictures before sending
  • Updated Estonian translations

Version 3.3.49 Date: 21 June 2018

  • Fixed an issue in which it took too long to the app to connect to the Presence server in case port 5223 was blocked
  • Diacritical characters are now correctly displayed in location field in case geolocation is sent by Android app
  • Fixed an issue in which it was impossible to manage a call coming from IP webcam / doorphone with unreachable Camera URL

Version 3.3.44 Date: 12 June 2018

  • Added self check push notification (during first login or manually in Settings -> Advanced -> Test push notifications)
  • Fixed a rare issue in which the app could not connect to Presence server in case only custom secure port was available (and 443 was closed)

Version 3.3.42 Date: 05 June 2018

  • Fixed an issue with message receipt time being sometimes modified to current time

Version 3.3.38 Date: 25 May 2018

  • Fixed an issue with wrong display of date when receiving push chat message in case a sender had incorrect time settings
  • Fixed an issue when no music on hold and ringback were played after transfer from Android app in rare cases
  • Improved chat messages sync in case of network connection issues

Version 3.3.33 Date: 23 May 2018

  • Fixed an issue in which file sharing did not work in case only custom secure port was opened on firewall
  • Improved « Run in background » mode (this option now works also on Android 7 and 8)
  • Added negative mic gain from 0 to -4
  • Other minor fixes

Version 3.3.23 Date: 9 May 2018

  • Fixed an issue with impossibility to playback Voicemail messages in some rare cases

Version 3.3.20 Date: 11 April 2018

  • Added support for login via Office 365 and Google single sign-on
  • Added support for 2 factor authentication (2FA)

note: available for Google Authenticator, Free OTP, Microsoft Authenticator or any other TOTP auth app and can be enabled in user personal settings in Collaboration

  • Added Voicemail menu to History page
  • Added possibility to call users from Voicemail page
  • Added notification about incoming gsm call during active call
  • Added Details button in chat with colleague (for colleagues who have email or mobile number).

note: Using this button user can send SMS, email or call mobile number of colleague directly from chat room.

  • UI/UX improvements
  • Optimized speed of search on chat page
  • Optimized speed of chat rooms with huge amount of messages
  • Fixed an issue in which copy/paste menu could appear after ending a call
  • Fixed an issue with grey icon being displayed sometimes in Android notification bar on Android 8

Version 3.2.66 Date: 29 December 2017

  • Fixed an issue in which the application generated unencrypted traffic (requests for user pictures) over HTTPs

The following improvements are available with WMS Version 3.87:

  • Improvement of unread chat messages sync
  • Improvement of chat sync between devices of the same user
  • Replaced Colleagues page with Recents
  • Added Recents sync: the most recent chats appear above
  • Added notification in case message was not delivered to Presence server
  • It is now displayed when the other party is typing a message

Version 3.2.60 Date: 18 December 2017

  • Fixed an issue in which date & time of the latest messages was not displayed in chat menu in some cases (regression after v. 3.2.48)

Version 3.2.48 Date: 13 December 2017

  • Fixed an issue in which users whose extensions started with 0 (0X, 0XX, 0XXX, etc), were displayed with default avatars, and it was impossible to generate a call to these users from chat
  • Fixed a blinking effect which occurred in some cases after returning from chat on Android 5
  • Other minor fixes

Version 3.2.24 Date: 22 November 2017

  • Added support for feature keys (limited to 20 FK)
    Tap Dialpad / Feature Keys to switch between the menus
  • Added support for live search from PBX (realtime search in Phonebooks)
  • Added support for call generation with tel:, sip:, wildix:, callto: URI schemes

Hotfix Version 3.1.67 Date: 20 October 2017

  • Fixed an issue in which « until » date for away / DND status, set in Collaboration, was modified by the application

Version 3.1.64 Date: 12 October 2017

  • Added geolocation monitoring
    • feature can be enabled in Settings -> Advanced -> “Send geolocation in background”
    • it’s also necessary to allow the app to always run in background
    • some phone manufacturers do not allow the app to run in background, so after enabling it go to Settings -> Debug and check logs in Settings -> Geolocation log
    • IMPORTANT: this feature reduces the battery life.
  • Added the option “User status when talking on mobile”
    • feature can be enabled in Settings -> Advanced
    • user can set which status and which status message must be displayed to other users when he/she is busy in a mobile call

Hotfix version 3.1.61 Date: 5 October 2017

  • Fixed a regression with connection to custom secure port

Version 3.1.59 Date: 29 September 2017

    • Added support for DSCP (with WMS starting from v. 3.86.36065)

note: if enabled, value from SIP-RTP page is applied for Android application only when WiFI is used; feature can be disabled in Advanced Settings

    • Added support for Failover starting from WMS version 3.86.36723
    • Added option “Autostart video”

note: if enabled, video is enabled automatically when call is answered; feature can be enabled in Advanced Settings

  • Added support for local time visualization in history
  • Improvements for Android 8
  • Improved battery usage starting from WMS version 3.86.36931 (SOON in BETA):
    • application is now disconnecting from SIP / Presence server in background
    • feature can be disabled (switch to previous behavior) in Advanced Settings -> Run in background
    • when feature is enabled, status « Logged In » is displayed on the badge notification in Android status bar
  • Improved history page usability and design:
    • increased info button clickable area
    • added possibility to download fax / recording (except for fax reports)
    • added option to archive and delete calls
    • disabled scrolling of long usernames
  • Improved chat page usability and design:
    • “Loading” is shown in chat until history is not synced and then last chats are displayed
    • added auto-scroll to the last sent message
  • “Until” field is now optional while setting DND / away user status
  • Fixed an issue when mic gain value was no longer applied starting from the second call
  • Other minor fixes

Version 3.1.34 Date: 31 July 2017

  • added translations into Estonian
  • improved support for video in case direct RTP for WebRTC phone is enabled (on Windows)
  • added support for Intercom feature (enable “Accept intercom” in Settings)
  • added slider “Mic gain” in Settings (before using, test the optimal Mic gain level for your phone via echo test (76))

Version 3.1.24 Date: 26 May 2017

  • added file / image sharing (up to 100Mb)
  • Post-it button moved: type a message, click « + » and select « send as Post-it »
  • VoIP call is no longer interrupted in case of incoming GSM call (beep is played)
  • improved reconnection to PBX on devices with Android 7
  • video from video intercoms is now shown immediately (starting from WMS v. 3.85.35510, soon in beta)
  • logout is now performed in case user changes account settings (even if logout button was not pressed)

Version 3.1.00 Date: 19 April 2017

  • speeded up reconnection to the PBX
  • other minor fixes

Version 3.0.86 Date: 01 March 2017

  • fixed an issue in which external line prefix was added for calls generated in « direct call » mode
  • added « offline » status, allowing users to go offline when they want to use mobility or do not want to be disturbed by push notifications and messages

Version 3.0.69 Date: 13 February 2017

what’s new:

  • “archived” events are no longer displayed in history
    • [beta feature] added native calls support (on devices with Android 6 or higher with pure Android)

enable the feature: Settings > Advanced > « Native Calls Support (beta) »

known issues:
– user name / user number are not updated during a call (for example, after call transfer)
– call from history does not work in case there are 2 active SIM cards on the same phone
– duplicated call on Samsung phones
– during early media playback call dialog is not displayed (till the call is answered)

note: in order to access a full Wildix call control window during a call, make a swipe down from notification panel and tap « Wildix » app

  • added support for call / IM push notifications (with WMS version 3.84.34526.07 – currently in BETA)
    on some devices push notifications are blocked by default, it’s necessary to manually allow push notifications for Wildix:
    – HUAWEI: Settings->Protected Apps, enable the option for Collaboration and restart the app
    – XIAOMI: Security->Autostart, enable the option for Collaboration and restart the app
    to disable push notifications: log out from the app
    for correct work of push notifications
    – a direct, unproxied connection to the Google Cloud Messaging server on ports 5228, 5229 and 5230 from smartphone is necessary
    – PBX must be connected to the internet and be able to communicate with push.wildix.com server
    Limitation: chat messages won’t be delivered if they contain more than 900 symbols

Version 3.0.53 Date: 17 January 2017

  • added possibility to display incoming video stream from door phone before answer
  • added IT, FR, DE, NL translations
  • added option “reject call” for all call classes
  • standard proximity sensor behavior is now used (on devices with Android 5 or higher)
  • improved usability of control buttons in active call dialog
  • improved incoming chat notification on locked screen
  • dial key is now blocked in case VoIP option is selected but VoIP registration is not active
  • minor design improvements

Version 3.0.22 Date: 11 October 2016

  • Fixed crash after attendant transfer

Version 3.0.20 Date: 05 October 2016

  • Added support of video calls from Collaboration WebRTC Phone on Chrome starting from WMS v. 3.82.33159 (after the upgrade to this WMS version, it is necessary to restart the app)
  • Added « proximity sensor » option (enabled by default)
  • Added automatic wideband / narrowband codec priority
  • Added possibility to make direct call via GSM from app
  • Design improvements
  • Fixed wrong notification in notification bar
  • Fixed an issue with selecting « none » ringtone in settings
  • Fixed crashes

Hotfix version 2.3.23 02 August 2016

  • banner with status of application is now displayed in Android notification bar

Version 2.3.20 26 July 2016

  • TLS support for Presence server
  • Speeded up reconnection to the Presence server
  • Fixed an issue causing one-way audio in some rare cases
  • Fixed an issue with calling phonebook contacts whose numbers contained spaces
  • Fixed an issue in which car Bluetooth audio system displayed call as ongoing after hangup
  • Improved logic of location setting
  • Improved ringback tone
  • Added option to disable vibration for notifications in Settings
  • Added option « Auto unlock screen » in « Advanced settings »
  • Support for VP8 video codec
  • Support for “reachable by phone”, « away/offline », « DND/offline » and hotel MUR statuses
  • Graphic and design improvements and fixes
  • Other minor fixes

Version: 2.2.36 25 February 2016

  • added history sync with the PBX
  • added sync of missed calls notification on all devices of user (available with the latest rel380)
  • added possibility to copy/paste numbers in the dialpad tab
  • decreased volume of call waiting tone (second incoming call)
  • show call quality information for active call (show quality if value is less than 91%)

Version: 2.2.28 26 January 2016

  • fixed an issue where DTMFs were sent twice via INFO and RFC2833
  • added whitelist / blacklist classes
  • added ringtone selection for all call classes
  • added support for shortcuts to wildixin.com domains in account settings

Hotfix Version: 2.2.24 18 December 2015

  • fixed incoming call dialog for Samsung devices

Version: 2.2.23 16 December 2015

  • graphic and design improvements
  • correct visualization of links, phone numbers in chat
  • resources usage and stability improvements

Version: 2.2.14, 20 October 2015

  • added ringback after progress message
  • chat performance improvement
  • added the possibility to copy text from chat
  • improved logic of reconnection in case connection to Presence Server was lost
  • improved errors management

Version: 2.2.08 16 September 2015

  • added the button allowing you to start a voip conference (tap « options » during a call)
  • « send » button in chat room is now disabled if you are offline (the message that cannot be sent remains in the input field)
  • added landscape view in chat room
  • added support for video rotation

Version: 2.2.05 6 August 2015

  • port 443 is now used for tls connection
  • fixed an issue in which keyboard was not hided after selecting the element in the menu
  • fixed an issue in which incoming call window could freeze in case device has been blocked while ringing
  • stability improvements
  • registration improvements

Version: 2.2.03 10 July 2015

  • fixed an issue introduced with the last version, which could cause slow performance during login and while moving between the app menus

Version: 2.2.02 26 June 2015

  • added the button to close the app
  • support for tls for app connection
  • speeded up the contacts download
  • added suggestion to install wildixdav
  • updated design and icons
  • removed animations to improve usability
  • new voip core with g711a support
  • support for h263, h263+
  • fixed an issue where it was impossible to make a gms call from call history

Version: 2.1.48 29 April 2015

  • solves an issue when in some cases sip registration could be lost
  • solves an issue when xmpp connection could not be established in 3g / 4g networks
  • addresses an issue with chat history exchange

Version: 2.1.46 18 March 2015

  • optimizes search in phonebook
  • solves an issue with adding « 0 » when number was dialed manually
  • solves an issue when after entering credentials, login page remained locked (reproduced on android 5)