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This release includes the following important changes.
If your device is using the Android 7.0 or later operating system, you are asked to provide the DND Access permission when you log into
Your Android device must be using a supported operating system to be able to run
Vocera offers the Zebra TC52-HC, TC51-HC, and MC40-HC as enterprise-class smartphone platforms for the
Enterprise Devices are those on which Vocera does extensive device performance testing for voice quality and wireless connectivity. They are recommended for use in an enterprise environment.
These devices or OS versions meet the minimum specifications for our product. Quality of experience may vary based on manufacturer and device model. Vocera support for these devices is on a reasonable effort basis.
Vocera recommends that you do not upgrade to a new OS version until it has been validated to work correctly with
This release includes the following new features and functionality.
Features marked with an asterisk * require
Template names and subjects can now be searched.
When you are using a template to create a message, you can now type text in a search field to display only those templates whose names and subjects contain the search text. This is useful if you have defined a large number of templates.
* You can now set templates as favorites.
Templates that you use frequently can now be specified as favorites. These templates appear at the top of the template list when you create a message.
Searching has been improved.
When you type text in the Search field to match the name of a contact, the search text matches text that contains punctuation. For example, the search string "McN" matches "Josh_McNab", "Josh-McNab", or "Mc'Nab" as well as "Josh McNab".
* Expired alerts now hidden.
When an alert expires, it is now hidden
This release includes the following fixes:
VCS-17443 - Call status now updated when logging in while off campus.
If you have previously set Do Not Disturb for Calls and you log in while off campus, your state is now accurately reflected.
VCS-17627 - Battery consumption reduced on Android OS 10.
If you are using
This release includes the following known issues and limitations for versions of the
VCS-18121 - Urgent priority notification not continued after cellular call terminated.
If you are in a cellular call, receive an urgent priority notification, and then terminate the cellular call, the notification is not continued after the call is terminated.
VCS-18491 - Screen lock not woken up by High and Urgent priority messages (Samsung devices).
If you are using