Wappler 1.8.2 Released


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What’s New

Welcome the new Design Panel in the latest Wappler update! Finally fully responsive custom styling - visually at your disposal! Also great new UI changes like Collapsible Right Panel and many Mobile Apps building improvements.

New Design Panel

  • We are happy two present you the new Design Panel - now you can style any elements with its powerful controls and all the CSS will be auto generated for you! Also full support for media queries and element states!
  • The styling for different devices (with media queries) is auto determined based on the currently selected preview device in Design View.
  • The new Design Panel still needs to be enabled as the global options / system / experimental - for you to try it out. When we ironed all the bugs your report - we will fully enable it officially, probably in the next update.

Collapsible Right Panel

  • Now you can collapse the right panel to icons, to save space on preview. Clicking on one of the icons will show the requested panel.

General

  • Great speed improvements to all panels and Wappler elements
  • Accessibility improvements to all panels - now you can use tab navigation to go from control to control and every control has a clear focus state.

Server Connect

  • Improved moving of empty server action folders
  • disallow moving in the same folder
  • check if same file exists in destination exists and warn

Project Manager

  • Solved switching projects error when server connect was refreshed first.

Bootstrap 4 Table Generator:

  • Added new column type field to choose between dynamic attribute binding, inner text expression or custom html as column value.
  • Improved to retain any custom html that might have being used as column value.

File Manager

  • Fixed move in fileManager.

Framework 7:

  • Fixed link actions for opening and closing panels, popover, popups and login screen
  • Extend the buttons types to contain also input buttons and regular button tags
  • Added more button types: fill, small, raised, outline
  • Added buttons segment control
  • Improved links within tab, navbar and toolbar
  • Added Flex align to card header and footer
  • Added card content padding to card content
  • Added card outline to card
  • Improved content pages with template tag in them
  • Added more icons options like, size and make various for iOS only or MD only
  • Improved rendering of Framework 7 content pages directly in design view and also live navigation to them
  • Various speed optimizations in design view

Mobile Apps with Cordova

  • Added Cordova Info and Update options to the Mobile publishing toolbar
  • Update of platforms - always does not full refresh by removing the old one and installing fresh new one
  • Fixed Open Android studio on the Mac
  • Improved Xcode 10 support for building for iOS with Cordova on the Mac
  • Fix running iOS emulator on Mac ( was getting Info.plist not found error)

Database Connector & Updater

  • Improved Database connection option for mySQL and PHP for prepared statements
  • Improve the Database Updater dialog and grid for better insertion of fields

Extension Updates

  • Google Maps 1.0.4
    • Improved dynamic markers (repeated items can now use $index)
    • Only remove dynamic markers (static markers are not removed)

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:ok_hand:t5::white_check_mark: Thank you so much for collapsible right panel! That decreases the need of switching everytime to browser publish mode and very useful for smaller screens. Screens cant be big enough!


#4

Thank you @George , @patrick , @Teodor


#5

Thanks, nice improvements.

Can you please implement x-www-formencoded for PUT calls in the next update? @patrick


#6

add a feature request, otherwise its getting unstructured or forgotten :crazy_face:


#7

Wow great improvement and great work!

Among the features I could not wait to see was this one: "styling for different devices based on the currently selected preview device in Design View. Awesome :slight_smile:

Thank you Wappler team!


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1.8.2 Design Panel - working strategy
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Did not get a change to try out the file renaming/moving options added in server connect yet. Will probably do it today. Excited to try out the new design panel!! :star_struck:

More keyboard control. :+1:


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