The GoCanvas Blog: GoCanvas Product News

By: GoCanvas Team September 23, 2022

We’ve Made Work Hub Even Better: Do More in Less Time

Work Hub, a new core part of GoCanvas, lets you track in-progress work, upcoming field work, and completed work across your organization.

Phone scanning a barcode
By: GoCanvas Team August 30, 2022

Create Your Own QR and Bar code Scanning in GoCanvas for iOS and Android Devices

Are you interested in using GoCanvas as a Barcode scanner? GoCanvas supports Barcode & QR scanning on Android and iOS. Click here to learn more…

GoCanvas Analytics dashboard
By: Harry Blodgett October 15, 2019

Introducing GoCanvas Analytics – Turn Your Data Into Actionable Insights

Meet GoCanvas Analytics Many businesses struggle to keep up with their paperwork and miss out on opportunities to better collect and share information from their forms and processes. GoCanvas helps companies ditch the paperwork and capture operational data with mobile devices to improve efficiency. In addition to helping organizations capture more valuable information–including pictures, GPS […]

By: Sara Kaplow June 4, 2019

Release Notes: API Keys

We’ve added the ability to generate unique API keys for authenticating the GoCanvas API. These will allow other systems to access your account without giving out your username and password. 

By: Sara Kaplow April 30, 2019

Release Notes: required checkboxes, new iOS and Android features including 7-day view of Dispatches, Square enhancements, and more

These releases include the ability to make a checkbox required, helpful enhancements to how you view Handoffs, your ability to see farther in the future when it comes to Dispatches, the ability to more easily connect GoCanvas Submissions to payments in Square, and an improvement to number fields on iOS. 

By: Sara Kaplow April 15, 2019

Release notes: Global column padding, static text improvement, and more

We have a few updates to share with you from the past couple of weeks — the first being that we’ve made some big changes on our end that will enable us to deliver new features and updates more frequently.

By: Sara Kaplow March 18, 2019

Release Notes: Emails for Users You’ve Added, Date Picker Improvements, and New Calculation Field Experience

While much of this release consisted of “behind-the-scenes” updates enabling us to bring you even more improvements in the future, we acted on some of your awesome feedback about things we could do to help improve your experience using GoCanvas.

By: Jason Good February 4, 2019

Release Notes: Blank Pages in PDF Designer PDFs, App Settings Icon, and Email Redesigns

Greetings everyone!  This will be my final (for now) Release Notes write-up.  My swan song, if you will.  The very capable Sara Kaplow will be taking over with our next release.  Let's get to the good stuff…

By: Jason Good January 12, 2019

New Release: Redesigned App Builder, Page Numbers in the PDF Designer and More

We have some pretty dramatic updates to the GoCanvas product with this release.  I know you will all be very excited about them.  I also want to prepare you for a 2019 that will blow your socks off.  Let's dig in!

By: Jason Good October 15, 2018

New Release: Usability Improvements

This past weekend we released what may seem like minor changes, but they are part of an overall effort to make GoCanvas easier to use.  Users that are new to our platform can struggle with some elements of it.  So we are embarking on a journey to make it simpler and easier.  This should help everyone, however.  A rising tide lifts all boats!

By: Jason Good September 16, 2018

Release Notes: Reference Data with Dispatch and More!

You can now use Reference Data when creating a dispatch from Workflow & Dispatch page!  We know users of our Dispatch service will be dancing at their desks with this update.

By: Jason Good August 26, 2018

Release Notes: New App Settings Page, Publish Flow, Department Share

We have been hard at work on some larger initiatives of late. In recent weeks we have put out some new stuff that we hope you like. 

By: Jason Good April 29, 2018

Release Notes: Mirror Field, Workflow Export and Mobile Responsive Pages

This past weekend we added a brand new field to the App Builder, a new Workflow report, and our first mobile responsive pages for logged in users.  We also did more work around our enhanced submission search functionality, which is now ready for beta testing.  Read on…

By: Jason Good April 9, 2018

Release Notes: API, Dispatch Calendar and Reference Data Updates

We have added some goodies in this release that our amazing customers have asked for in the past.  Please take the time to read about this update (and others!) so you can optimize your use of our platform whenever you can to streamline your processes even more.  Read on…

By: Jason Good March 11, 2018

Release Notes: Hidden GPS Field, Email Style Update, API & Workflow, SSO and More!

This is a big release for us. If you are a customer then please read this whole thing. It will be worth your while as we have added a number of enhancements to help streamline your processes even more! Promise!  Read on…

By: Jason Good January 7, 2018

Release Notes: Calculations Across Screens

With this past weekend's release we added the ability to create calculations across screens. Now you can easily conduct calculations with fields that are all on different screens within your GoCanvas Apps. Learn more!

By: Jason Good December 4, 2017

Release Notes: New Help Center and Decimal Places

We have pushed out another release over this past weekend that adds a brand new Help Center and the ability to define how many decimal places you want to support in your Number field. Our have asked for both of these items and we are so excited to deliver them. Let's learn a bit more…

By: Jason Good October 7, 2017

Release Notes: Welcome to GoCanvas 9

With this release we introduce GoCanvas 9!  Each year we typically have one major, major release and this is it for 2017. GoCanvas 9 includes a totally re-designed website, our totally re-designed Windows Desktop App, and a new company name and logo.

By: Jason Good October 4, 2017

Release Notes: iOS 11 and other updates to our mobile app software

This release is all about improving our mobile app software for Android, iOS and our Windows Desktop App. For iOS we are excited to release functionality that leverages Apple's latest operating system. We hope this helps our mobile users have a better and more productive experience when filling out forms with Canvas.

By: Jason Good July 28, 2017

Release Notes: Auto Upload and Workflow Email Notifications

In recent days we have put out two new features that our amazing customers have been asking for.  We have introduced an auto upload feature on our Android and iOS apps and we now offer email notifications for Workflow handoffs!  Read on…