BusyContacts Release Notes

BusyContacts 1.2.8
March 16, 2018

  • Improved readability of contact names against lighter colors
  • Improved auto-save in notes
  • Improved automatic conflict resolution during sync
  • General performance improvements and contact searching speed (from BusyCal)
  • Miscellaneous bug fixes and improvements

BusyContacts 1.2.8
March 16, 2018

  • Improved readability of contact names against lighter colors
  • Improved auto-save in notes
  • Improved automatic conflict resolution during sync
  • General performance improvements and contact searching speed (from BusyCal)
  • Miscellaneous bug fixes and improvements

BusyContacts 1.2.7
December 8, 2017

  • Keychain/authentication improvements
  • Fixed photo cropping and scaling issues
  • Cancel previous spotlight search when spawning a new one
  • Other miscellaneous bug fixes and improvements

BusyContacts 1.2.6
November 28, 2017

  • Fixed persistent login prompts
  • Display contact photos in a circular mask
  • Checking an address book in source list selects it
  • Other miscellaneous bug fixes and improvements

BusyContacts 1.2.5
November 14, 2017

  • Fixes bug with Activity List not showing Messages
  • Fixes bug when deleting Fruux address books

BusyContacts 1.2.4
October 26, 2017

  • Fixes bug that caused Preferences to get reset on High Sierra
  • Updates FastMail CardDAV endpoint

BusyContacts 1.2.3
October 1, 2017

  • Fixes crash on High Sierra when selecting Inbox notifications
  • Fixes Localization issues

BusyContacts 1.2.2
September 30, 2017

  • Fixes Activity List not showing emails and chats on High Sierra
  • Fixes problem pasting multiple contacts from clipboard into other apps
  • Improvements to exception handling

BusyContacts 1.2.1
August 30, 2017

  • Fixes Google Login errors
  • Fixes Exchange 2016 autodiscovery issues
  • Pause auto-linker when duplicating or editing a card
  • Fixes crash in auto-linker when creating a new card
  • Other miscellaneous bug fixes

BusyContacts 1.1.9
July 6, 2017

  • Fixes Exchange Delegate crash
  • Retries failed Google login attempts after 15 minutes

BusyContacts 1.1.8
May 26, 2017

  • Specifies app-specific password required for iCloud accounts

BusyContacts 1.1.7
February 2, 2017

  • Improved handling of iCloud login errors
  • Minor bug fixes

BusyContacts 1.1.6
January 19, 2017

  • Added support for Google AppAuth
  • Improved on-boarding process for adding new accounts
  • Updated on-boarding setup assistant graphics
  • Fixed language code crash

BusyContacts 1.1.5
December 9, 2016

  • Changed bullet character used for Date Stamp
  • Minor bug fixes

BusyContacts 1.1.4
November 8, 2016

  • Fixed lookup of linked Contacts in BusyCal
  • Fixed Exchange syncing memory leak

BusyContacts 1.1.3
October 14, 2016

  • Fixed Exchange auto-discovery failed login dialog

BusyContacts 1.1.2
September 14, 2016

  • Sierra compatible
  • Added photos to Inbox change notifications
  • Fixed Text size menu commands and prefs
  • Fixed sync error when creating contact on Exchange via Quick Entry
  • Fixed iCloud sync error for vCards containing social profile links
  • Fixed linking error for URLs that contain # character

BusyContacts 1.1.1
July 20, 2016

  • Display prompt to re-enter password if Google OAuth token has changed
  • Fixed crash if nil results when syncing with Twitter
  • Localization changes

BusyContacts 1.1
June 15, 2016

  • Compatible with BusyCal 3 (as well as BusyCal 2)
  • Updated app icon and preference icons
  • Minor bug fixes

BusyContacts 1.0.8
October 19, 2015

  • Fixed crash when storing backups to iCloud Drive
  • Added support for upper-case country codes in address format metadata

BusyContacts 1.0.7
September 25, 2015

  • Fixed bug editing Company field

BusyContacts 1.0.6
September 18, 2015

  • Compatible with macOS 10.11 El Capitan
  • Fixed bug where photos added in BusyContacts could exceed iCloud max size
  • Fixed bug in Activity List when displaying/opening MailMate messages
  • Fixed bug starting Skype Chat if field label contained (work) or (home)
  • Fixed bug with Duplicate Card menu command becoming disabled after an edit
  • Added support for sending emails in AirMail 2.5

BusyContacts 1.0.5
August 12, 2015

  • Fixed crash in List View introduced in version 1.0.4
  • Backups are stored to BusyContacts Container if no backup folder is selected
  • German localization: Role → Funktion

BusyContacts 1.0.4
August 10, 2015

  • Added support for displaying MailMate messages in Activity List
  • Added support for 8-bit Content-Transfer-Encoding for Mail messages in Activity List
  • Fixed bug displaying Birthdays on wrong date for Exchange contacts
  • Birthdates in BusyCal will show company name for cards marked as a Company
  • Fixed bug in Smart Filters when searching Last Modified date
  • Fixed bug in Time Zone lookup for various area codes
  • Added more Asian address formats: Brunei, Cambodia, Laos, Myanmar, Vietnam
  • Improved sorting of Kanji names and diacriticals
  • Improved scrolling speed
  • Fixed bug importing unicode tags
  • Fixed bug restoring private tags from a backup
  • Fixed bug with Tag/Group names disappearing or duplicating when syncing with Kerio
  • Added support for VALUE=URL parameter on PHOTO property when syncing via CardDAV
  • Fixed tab order when adding custom fields
  • Print first name first on Labels & Envelopes
  • Print Company name in return address on Envelopes when selected
  • Print Kanji postal code symbols and names in proper order on Labels & Envelopes
  • Fixed crash when printing custom envelope sizes on Mavericks
  • Fixed orientation of International Envelope sizes ISO C2, C3 and C5

BusyContacts 1.0.3
April 20, 2015

  • Added Envelope Printing
  • Added menu command for copying a contact's busycontacts:// URL to clipboard
  • Added support for tag expansion in BusyCal's attendee and contact fields
  • Added contextual menu when control-clicking on a field value for copying, etc.
  • Improved background syncing and auto-linking to avoid editing hiccups
  • Improved busycontacts:// URL handler API to accept AB UIDs and support creation of new contacts
  • Facebook syncing is now done via AddressBook framework to deal with Facebook API shutdown on April 30th
  • LinkedIn syncing is now done via AddressBook framework to deal with LinkedIn API shutdown on May 12th
  • Display confirmation dialog when filtering by tag and deleting a contact
  • Fixed "is not set" Smart Filter bugs
  • Miscellaneous bug fixes

BusyContacts 1.0.2
March 26, 2015

  • Added support for opening contacts in BusyContacts from third-party launchers (e.g. Alfred, LaunchBar, etc.) via addressbook:// URL handler
  • Control-clicking on a field value in the info panel displays a contextual menu
  • Phones with custom labels are treated as iPhones for action menu purposes
  • Added support for custom date formats when inputting Birthdays and other dates
  • Fixed Exchange Birthdays bug that caused some birthdays to be off by a day
  • Added support for importing vCards with '.vcard' extension
  • CardDAV bootstrapping now searches ports 8843 and 8800
  • Improved change notifications for social networks
  • Tags are reloaded after deleting an address book
  • Tag filter restored after quit/relaunch
  • Birthdays are refreshed in BusyCal after deleting an address book
  • Tag Groups are not stored to Google if more than 2258 members
  • Fixed crash when parsing corrupted email in Activity List
  • Deactivated spotlight mail searching when window minimized

BusyContacts 1.0.1
February 26, 2015

  • Added Address Formats for other countries
  • Added Role property to Smart Filters
  • Added Simplified Chinese localization
  • Added delete icon in Print dialog for removing image from labels
  • Added support for FullContact CardDAV server
  • Added support for additional A4 Avery Labels (L7160, J8160)
  • Allow setting of different Me Card per account
  • Backups are now performed immediately after first sync of each account
  • Changed default address book colors
  • Display chat sessions in Activity List for Me Card
  • Display only one email in Activity List if duplicates exist
  • Display warning when merging many cards
  • Don't fuzzy match Related field
  • Don't show Facebook birthdays in calendar by default
  • Don't synthesize group changes until first sync completes
  • Fixed Activity List spinner
  • Fixed Birthday is Today Smart Filter
  • Fixed Exchange Office 365 Push bug
  • Fixed Exchange authorization cookie error
  • Fixed Exchange incorrect update property error
  • Fixed Exchange legacy field labels
  • Fixed Google CardDAV endpoint when migrating accounts from macOS Contacts
  • Fixed Localization errors
  • Fixed area code lookup for displaying local time zone
  • Fixed auto-cap bug in Address field
  • Fixed bug when moving contacts between Fruux address books
  • Fixed iCloud Push Sync bug
  • Fixed importing of unicode line breaks in multiline fields
  • Fixed parsing of gb2312 encoded Mail messages
  • Fixed symlinked Mail folder permissions bug
  • Improved area/country code lookup of Messages in Activity List
  • LinkedIn cookies are preserved to prevent frequent login dialogs
  • LinkedIn refresh interval limited to 1 hour max to avoid quota errors

BusyContacts 1.0
February 11, 2015

  • Final 1.0 release.