Happy February! Shift 2.6 was released today, and we have some exciting new updates and bug fixes to announce.
Resolved: Clicking the button to view an email thread in a new window does nothing.
Users can now open a unique Shift window for email threads by clicking on the “In New Window” button on the top right corner of their chosen email thread.
Resolved: The PDF viewer extension does not have an icon in the extensions tab at the top of the page.
Resolved: Reloading Shift through the App menu does not work.
Users can now reload Shift by clicking on View > Reload App.
Resolved: Shift crashes after trying to open a PDF file from a Microsoft 365 account and Outlook.
When using a Microsoft 365 account, Shift will now open a PDF file without crashing.
Resolved: Shift shows a blank screen or appears to crash when experiencing poor network connectivity.
Shift will detect when users are experiencing poor network connectivity and bring back the screen the screen that prompts a refresh.
Resolved: Moving between accounts in compact view using keyboard shortcuts causes account avatars to shift left.
By using keyboard shortcuts in compact view, users will no longer see any images move.
Resolved: Slack does not update unread messages when in hibernation mode.
Unread badges do not update when Slack is in hibernation mode.
Resolved: Google AdService does not allow users to login to Shift.
Users will now be logged into Google AdSense after prompting the login through Shift.
Resolved: When hovering over an App history item, the URL is not visible.
The URL will now pop up in the bottom left corner of the Shift window when hovering over an item.
Resolved: Enabling two-factor authentication disallows users to log in to the LastPass.
Logging into LastPass with two-factor authentication is now possible.
Resolved: When viewing an App history tab, the tab will disappear when the mouse is moved off it.
A pin icon has been created to allow users to pin the App history page if they wish to keep it open while performing other activities within Shift.
Resolved: When switching back and forth between tabs in Settings, the scroll position will remain the same as it was last left.
The scroll position will be reset when users leave the tab.
Shift has added support for the Mailtrack extension for Gmail!
Support for the Mailtrack extension is now available on all Advanced Accounts. Advanced users can now track their emails and receive read notifications. To enable, go to Settings > Extensions and click the toggle button.
Shift has added support for the Todoist extension!
Support for the Todoist extension is now available on all Advanced Accounts. Advanced users can now manage their tasks and projects more productively with Todoist!. To enable, go to Settings > Extensions and click the toggle button.
Support for 8 additional SaaS apps have been added to Shift!
In addition to the 46 SaaS applications already integrated in previous releases, Shift has now added support for the following applications:
Google Services now includes three new additions to Shift!
Additionally to the previous 9 Google Services offered in Shift, there is now Youtube, Adwords, and Google Admin.
All Advanced users will now have PDF viewer automatically enabled for them.
This feature provides Advanced users have immediate access to PDF viewing and printing, and increase their productivity when using Shift.
The right-click menu in Apps view has been enhanced to offer more functionality.
When using their Applications, Advanced users will now have more options under their right-click menu including but not limited to Copy Page URL, Undo, Redo, Select All, and Print Page.
The creation of a new download landing page on tryshift.com that allows users to download Shift for their specific operating system.
Automatic emails will be sent to potential teams users when a new user from a custom domain downloads Shift. This gives teams the opportunity to receive discounts and/or free Shift more easily.
The creation of a new Apps & Extensions page on tryshift.com. Here prospective users and Shift bosses alike can browse our list of Apps & Extensions to learn more about our integrations.