October 20, 2017 Software Update

We updated my.farmbot.io today with the following new features and fixes: App:
  • Show features that are not available when FarmBot is offline behind an overlay instead of hiding them.
  • Added an App Settings Menu (on the Account Settings page). Options include:
    • Enable Web App internationalization option (moved from account menu)
    • Confirm Sequence step deletion option (Thanks to creimers for the feature request.)
    • Hide Webcam widget option
    • Dynamic map size option (based on device axis length)
    • Double default map dimensions option
    • Display plant animations option
  • Added scrollbars.
  • Login stability improvements.
  • Misc. bug fixes.
  • Require email address verification when the account email is changed.
Device:
  • Added the Connectivity widget to help debug connection issues. Includes:
    • Status messages
    • Diagram
    • Diagnosis
  • Added selection of firmware board type to re-flash firmware from web app.
  • Added buttons to expand and collapse all hardware settings.
Sequences and Regimens:
  • Added an empty state graphic.
  • Swapped the left and right panels to improve workflow.
  • Scroll content of panels only, not the headers.
  • Improved experience for small screens.
Farm Designer:
  • Visual improvements and bug fixes.
  • Keep search field visible when scrolling through plants and crops.
Controls:
  • Added a Take Photo button to the Move widget. (Inspired by a custom UI from the Taiwanese FarmBot User Group)
Farmware:
  • Improved color picker visual indicator for hue.
  • Removed overlays on Camera Calibration and Weed Detector widgets. (Documentation)
  • Fixed Photo widget metadata display bugs.
Today’s software release does not include an update to FarmBotOS.
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