What's new?

Highlights and notes of latest Releases

Sept 24, 2021

New features

  • New type of fields are now available to display issue information on the timeline:

    • rich text description

    • single/multi select

    • radio, checkbox

    • cascade select

  • Possibility to clone/copy an existing calendar

  • Home screen is kept hidden if closed by the user (or by disabling a flag in project settings)

Bugs Fixed

  • Calendar dialog fields are now read only when a user doesn't have permission to edit them

  • Fixed horizontal/vertical scroll bar issues on share calendars page

  • Project page correctly apply project criterion when filtering a view

  • When drag'n'dropping a milestone, keep it as a milestone (was sometimes transformed to an event with start/end date)

  • Use correct issue type configured on calendar default issue type when drag'n'dropping new issue event

  • Save draft timeline was not always working

  • Improved issue calendar validation

  • Timeline is not reloaded anymore when it is saved

Sept 7, 2021 (8.7)

Customizable Issue Event Layout

For each of your calendars, choose which Issue fields should be visible in the following 3 areas:

Learn more about this new feature here

Other Improvements

  • Improved drag and drop support with more explicit messages when inline edition of an Issue is failing

  • Use esc key to close Event Details and Calendar Details dialogs

  • Reduce loading time of Issue Calendars

Jul 12, 2021 (8.6)

Project Home Screen

Important Change New icon and new name to access Time Squad project page:

Each Jira project has now its own customizable Time Squad Home Screen to easily share the most relevant project timelines with the team:

Timeline Templates

You can now create new Timelines using pre-configured templates.

Check the pre-configured options and create your pre-configured Project Timeline:

Shared Calendars

When you create a new calendar, it is now only visible in its current timeline. When it makes sense to re-use it in multiple timelines, it is possible to share it and to know very easily which timelines are using it:

Learn more about Shared Calendars.

Other Improvements

  • Add a free text description to your saved Timelines & Views

  • Re-order nested swimlanes with drag and drop

  • Date exported to Excel files (no conversion needed anymore)

  • Improved drag and drop support to edit events in the timeline

Apr 24, 2021 (8.5)

Release Notes

Timeline Improvements

  • New timeline layout and time navigator

  • Live preview of the timeline when changing Display and Date Range settings

  • Events keep now the same vertical position (relatively to other events) when navigating a timeline

  • More intuitive way to compute date and durations (ex: an event starting and finishing on the same day without specifying time information have now a duration of 1 day)

  • Warn user after creation of an event that is hidden by current filter

  • New options in Timeline gadgets:

    • fixed height in pixels

    • hide top bar to maximise visible timeline area

    • Event quick filter (if top bar is not hidden)

  • Edit Issue events without having to open a new tabs/pages

Bugs fixed

  • "Group events of this calendar on the same row" now takes effect without having to reload the timeline

  • Events quick filter is now applied to hidden events

  • Dates of Issue and Version events are now displayed using the timezone of the connected Jira user

New Timeline Layout & Time Navigator

  • Gain space on top of the timeline for the Event Filter

  • Access to timeline settings in 1 click

  • All navigation button are now grouped at bottom right of your timelines

Date Mode Global Settings

You can now change the way your dates are interpreted by the timeline. With the new date mode, an Event starting and finishing on the same date will have a duration of 1 day.

Learn how to change current date mode settings here

Improved Timeline Gadget

  • New option to set fixed height in pixels

  • Compact and powerful Time Navigator

  • New option to hide the top bar and maximise vertical space for timeline

  • Event free text filter to quickly fin relevant events (if top bar displayed)

With top bar
Without top bar

Mar 23, 2021 (8.4)

Time Buddy app is renamed to Time Squad

New features

  • Customize Project & Global Views

  • Events Quick Filter

  • Performance improvements (Timeline & Environments pages)

  • iCal exports support

  • New Swimlanes Features & UI

Release notes

Customize Project & Global Views

You can now customize the Global Views and the Project Views for each of your Jira project:

Learn more about customization of Global & Project Views

Event Quick Filter

A long awaited feature, you will love it!