Native Template

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For more information on native mobile app development, see the native-template repository and How to Deploy Your First Mendix Native App .

3.0.0

Release date: January 10th, 2020

New Feature

  • We added support for generating custom developer applications. When your app uses custom assets and outgrows the Make It Native testing app, you will need a custom developer app. To make a custom developer app, see How to Create a Custom Developer App.

2.1.0

Release date: December 17th, 2019

Improvement

  • We introduced a more consistent keyboard-avoiding behavior on iOS.

Breaking Change

  • The new keyboard-avoiding behavior may introduce visual artifacts for apps built against Mendix Studio Pro versions earlier than 8.5.0.

2.0.2

Release date: November 25th, 2019

Improvement

  • We added support for Scalable Vector Graphic (SVG) files in Mendix apps.

Fixes

Android:

  • We fixed an issue that would not allow apps to work in offline mode.
  • We updated the SVG library.
  • We added all required but missing permissions.

iOS

  • We fixed a configuration issue that would make Firebase a mandatory for barcode scanner functionality.
  • We compiled libraries for XCode 11.2.1 and latest Swift version.

2.0.1

Release date: November 7th, 2019

Improvements

  • We included support for developer mode.

Fixes

  • We removed the RNFirebase package, as it breaks remote debugging when not configured.
  • We disabled development-mode handler in release mode.

2.0.0

Release date: October 30th, 2019

Improvements

  • We added support for Android 10’s Dark theme and iOS 13’s Dark Mode.
  • We added over the air update support (for details, see How to Use Over the Air Updates).
  • We migrated iOS project to Xcode 11.
  • We switched the App Center build platform to standard ReactNative.

1.1.0

Release date: October 29th, 2019

Improvements

  • We pinned risky modules to specific versions.
  • We introduced project-based App Center build configurations.

Fixes

  • We locked device rotation to portrait only.
  • We fixed the reload handler for Android.
  • We fixed the jitpack.io dependency repository.

1.0.3

Release date: August 7th, 2019

Fix

  • iOS images are now correctly extracted to Bundle/assets/img.

1.0.2

Release date: August 2nd, 2019

Fix

  • We fixed an issue where a using smaller splash screen image than the splash screen’s display resolution would break the viewport of the app.

1.0.1

Release date: August 2nd, 2019

Fix

  • We fixed an issue where projects with no resources would crash the App Center build.

1.0.0

Release date: August 1st, 2019

  • This is the official release of the Native Template with support for Mendix Studio Pro 8.0.