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ArcGIS Companion product features release schedule

09-12-2018 01:50 PM

ArcGIS Companion product features release schedule

Version 4.2 (Sept 2021)

  • Fixed the sign-in process to sign-in to SAML+PKI authenticated portals using an external browser
  • Updated content page to include item types such as administrative reports, csv files etc.
  • Bug fixes and improvements
  • Localization improvements

Version 4.1 (May 2021)

  • New native app experience for viewing web maps, web scenes and layers
  • Support for ArcGIS Enterprise authentication using PKI encryption
  • Support for configuring your ArcGIS Enterprise URL through Mobile Device Management (MDM) system
  • Other bug fixes and UI enhancements

Version 3.1 (March 2020)

  • Support for Storyteller user type
  • Support for ArcGIS Enterprise 10.8
  • Bug fixes 


Version 2.5 (Dec 2019)

  • Support for switching between multiple accounts on ArcGIS Online or Enterprise
  • Bug fixes 


Version 2.4 (Oct 2019)

  • Support for public account members
  • Added filters for the Group content page
  • Administrators: Delete member support
  • Added Living Atlas content for the ArcGIS Online users
  • ENH-000122005 ArcGIS Companion should allow the ability to scroll through the log in screen when signing into an organization


Version 2.3 (June 2019)

  • Manage add-on licenses for members
  • Open items in native apps
  • Support for IWA authentication
  • Support for Dark theme
  • Support for ArcGIS Enterprise 10.7.1
  • Support for managing credits of members
  • Open in browser for Operation dashboard items will work for non public items too
  • New search member filter based on credits remaining


Version 2.2 (March 2019)

  • Support for ArcGIS Enterprise 10.7
  • Assign add-on licenses for ArcGIS Pro when adding or inviting members
  • Share groups via social media or with a URL


Version 2.1 (Feb 2019)

  • Improved Add member workflow with support for assigning groups and assigning application licenses
  • Discover page enhancements based on feedback
  • Support for assigning one or more groups to members
  • Initial support for ArcGIS Enterprise portals (10.6 and 10.6.1)
  • Support for public users


Version 1.4 (December 5, 2018)

  • For Administrators

    • Updated levels to user types for user's profile
    • Allow them to edit members user types
    • Updated invite members to Org with user types
  • Content

    • Added filters for the content UI
    • Added new item types such as "Scene layer - Building", Deep Learning Package
    • License check for the non-public items to open in native Apps or browser
  • Groups

    • Enhanced UI/UX for the Group filters
  • Members

    • Enhanced UI/UX for the filtering members
  • Other bug fixes and UI Enhancements

Version 1.3 (October 25, 2018)

  • Notifications
    • Integrated membership requests within notifications
    • Notifications now show the live count
  • Search improvements
    • Unified search for content, groups and members
    • Improved search filters
  • Groups
    • Ability to edit group title, summary
    • View edit and modify group tags
    • Added delete protection setting for groups
    • New filter UI & options for groups list view
  • Content
    • Updated UI for the recent, popular and featured list view to match the Content list view
  • Performance improvements and bug fixes

Version 1.2 (Sept 18, 2018)

  • Add member to Org [Administrator only]
    • Add members without sending invitations
    • Invite members to join using an account of their choice
    • Show pending invites
  •  Tags
    • New design for viewing tags in content details page 
    • Ability to add, delete or edit item tags
    • Ability to search by tags by tapping on item tag
  • Provide item settings
    • Ability to mark item as Authoritative & Deprecated
    • Delete protection ability
  •  Notifications
    • Ability to approve or decline Group membership requests.
  • Improvements to web view (in-app browser) for iOS devices



Version 1.1 (Aug 20, 2018)

  • Folder Support - With v1.1 you are now able to browse your content within individual folders you have created in your Organization (Org). Also if you auto sign in it remembers your last browsed folder. 
  • Invite users to Org [Administrator only] - This has been one of the requested feature, the ability to add or invite users to your Org. In v1.1 we have added the option to "Add member and notify them via Email" which is 1 of the 3 options currently available in ArcGIS . The other options will be available in the next release. 
  • Showing Authoritative and Deprecated content - ArcGIS Companion now displays public Authoritative content along with the Org name which has recommended the content. It also displays any Deprecated content within or outside the Org.
  • Filter members in Org or group - Another requested feature is to filter and sort members based on roles and perform sorting. This has been added both when viewing and searching Org members and group members. 
  • View Credits [Administrator only]  - Along with the total credits, administrators can now also view credits consumed in the last 30 days and in the last 24 hours. This is available under the overview section of the Org tab.


Version 1.0 (June 27, 2018)

  • Sign into ArcGIS Online orgs
  • Fingerprint/Touch/FaceID support
  • Remember user (opt-in )
  • Content
  • View your content
  • View org content
  • View favorites and add/remove to favorites
  • Sort by title or date
  • Comment (Add or reply)
  • Open in other ArcGIS apps (if installed)
  • Open in browser (limited item types, more support coming soon)
  • If content owner/org admin
    • View usage statistics
    • Modify sharing preferences
    • Delete comments
  • Share content 
  • Groups
  • Org
  • Everyone
  • Links & social media
  • Groups
  • View groups 
  • View each group info, content  and members
  • Request to join group
  • If Group owner/admin
  • search for members and add them to a group
  • promote member to manager and vice versa (Group admin only)
  • Modify properties of the group
  • Invite members within org and outside org
  • Search
  • Content within org or all online
  • Filters
  • Remember last five searches
  • People search available within the Org tab in v1
  • Notifications
  • Show any pending notifications
  • Allow action to be taken
  • Org
  • Info on org (details, link, orgID, items, groups, credits etc...) 
  • List of members, admins
  • Profile 
  • Info, credits
  • Org settings
  • View licenses assigned
  • Edit Profile 
  • Name
  • Photo
  • Bio
  • Change password
  • Discover your org items
  • Featured items (if configured)
  • Popular items
  • New items
  • Learn about Esri via blogs, tweets and news
  • Search bar
  • App preferences/settings
  • Full support for custom roles settings & privileges
  • Admin specific
  • Disable/enable member
  • Change member role
  • Change member info on behalf
  • Enable Esri access for any member
  • Delete any org item, group
  • Modify any content/group settings
  • More info on org (credits, expiration, etc..)
  • Supported Platforms and Devices
  • iOS
  • iPhone (iOS 10 and above)
  • iPad (iOS 10 and above)
  • Android 
  • Any arm based device
  • API level 16 and above
  • Android x86 platform
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