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New in Accordance Mobile, Version 2

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Version 2.7
  • Support for syncing and viewing Papers.
  • Page turning now applies to the secondary pane.
  • Interlinear source text can be selected in the Preference Settings.
  • New preference settings specify the default amplify tool.
  • Audio Player improvements:
  • Audio can be played in the background, with current track, tool name, and controls on the control center and lock screen.
  • Rewind and fast-forward audio control buttons added.
Version 2.6
Version 2.5
  • Active Highlighting: Active Highlighting automatically applies a highlight as text is selected.
  • A new Active Highlighting button (The Active Highlighting button is used to select and highlight text at the same time.) has been added to the top toolbar controls in the Main View toolbar.
  • Turn Active Highlighting on by tapping the Active Highlighting button. A blue border circles the button when it is on (The Active Highlighting button is used to select and highlight text at the same time.).
  • Press and hold the Active Highlighting button to display a menu of recently used highlight styles. This lets you change the highlight style before you begin highlighting.
  • When Active Highlighting is on, pressing the action menu opens the Highlight palette.
Version 2.4

Major Changes

  • Dynamic Interlinear Display: View any Grammatically Tagged Greek or Hebrew text in an interlinear format, or any Key Number text in a reverse interlinear format.
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  • Image Enhancements
  • You can now cycle through images in a Tool without leaving Picture View by swiping left or right.
  • Image captions are available when displaying full screen image.
  • Images can be copied or shared by tapping and holding an image in a Tool module. This Action menu appears when you tap and hold a thumbnail or full screen image.
  • You can now adjust the size of thumbnail images displayed in Tools. This setting is available in both Tool module Quick Settings and Accordance Settings.

Additional Changes

Version 2.3

Major Changes

  • iOS 9 support including:
  • Spotlight searches for Topics and Bible verses on compatible devices. A new Accordance item has been added to the Accordance Settings on your device.
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  • iPad only: Work with Split View and Slide Over support on compatible devices.
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  • Manually change vertical or horizontal display of the additional pane (iPad only).
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  • When a secondary pane is unlinked, your location is saved in the secondary pane when you return to Accordance. This way you can begin reading where you left off.
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  • New Tools Display Settings: You can change the color of page numbers in Tools (Day Mode). The default page number color is gray in Night Mode.
  • A new Store icon (Store Icon) on the bottom Library bar replaces the "Store" item that appeared at the top of the Library. A "badge" is displayed (Store Icon with Badge) when a new featured item is available in the store. Tapping the Store icon when a badge is displayed opens the store and displays the featured item.

Additional Changes

  • You can now view pictures in new User Notes, with more effective display of scripture/text, web, and resource links. You cannot yet add pictures or links to User Notes from Accordance Mobile.
  • Resources listed via Easy Install are sorted alphabetically by the full module name instead of the abbreviation.
  • An alphabet grid has been added to Easy Install for quick navigation to modules beginning with the selected letter.
  • Internal Web Browser Support: Tools requiring a web browser now launch internally within Accordance instead of exiting to Safari.
  • Multimedia Enhancements: Tools featuring spoken audio are now supported by Accordance Mobile.
Version 2.2
  • Bug fixes.
  • Support for 64-bit devices.
Version 2.1
  • User Notes Enhancements
  • Ability to format the content of user notes, including font, font size, color, bold, italic, and underline.
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  • The Action menu provides access to Copy, Share, Define, Search and Edit items when viewing User Notes in an additional Pane or Notes View. If editing a User Notes, the Action menu provides text editing options as well.
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  • Updated the Devotional View Action menu to include Highlight, Clear, Search, Amplify, Define, and Bookmark.
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  • Updated Settings for Tools to allow a combination of formatting options: Plain, Bold, Italicized, and Underline.
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  • Added Background Color setting for User Notes Display settings.
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  • More Search Items remains open (iPhone only): If you selected one of the "More" search options for the last search, the "More" options remain accessible for your next search.
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  • Bug fixes.
  • Updated Help files.
Version 2.0

Major Changes

  • Enhanced Text Selection: You can now select any amount of text (one word or more), for highlighting, searches, and more

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  • Log in Verification: After logging in to your Accordance account, a verification screen appears confirming successful access to your account
  • Highlights/Symbols Enhancements: A new chooser lets you select the desired highlight or highlight symbol to apply to a selection; new Highlights File chooser for selecting the desired Highlight file

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  • Audio in Relevant Modules: For those modules that include audio, a new control bar is now available for listening to sound

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  • Display Enhancements: Various enhancements to the display, including new Color and Font settings for Text, and selection of a background color for the Pane Display settings; added Hyperlink style for Tool Display settings; updates to design including additions for iPhone® 6 Plus
  • Enhancements to Easy Install and Update screens: Includes ability to search for and download items and addition of a Download All button (Download all button used to download all available modules via Easy Install, without having to select the items) for downloading all available items without having to select them
  • Social Sharing: Share selections in a Text or Tool with others

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  • Quick Definitions: Get definitions of words using the system dictionary of your device

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  • Link/Unlink Additional Panes: A new button appears in the Additional pane to Unlink and Link content. Click the Linked button (The additional pane is linked; click to Unlink the panes so that each pane can be scrolled separate from one another) to unlink the panes; click the Unlinked button (The additional pane is unlinked; click to Link the panes so that both panes scroll together) to link the panes; when panes are unlinked, you can navigate in each pane separately

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  • Night Display Enhancements: Non-color-related settings for individual modules are now displayed in Night mode; improved display of highlighted text

Changes in Terminology

  • Accordance for iOS is now referred to as Accordance Mobile
  • The "Argument Entry box" is now referred to as the "Search Entry box"
  • The "GoTo" button is now referred to as the "TOC" button (for table of contents)
  • The Verse Chooser item in the options has been replaced by the term "TOC Style;" functionality is the same

Additional Changes

  • Ability to add a bookmark to Texts and Tools
  • Updates to the content, look and feel of the Help pages
  • The Action menu is now always displayed separate from the Instant Details
  • The Search item has been moved from the Action menu to the Instant Details display
  • The Amplify item has been moved from the Action menu to the Instant Details display, except for when selecting one or more verses
  • You can now add Accordance Mobile to the Today List on your device

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December, 2017

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