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Signum versions

Signum 1.0


Changelogs

Signum 1.10.11

Release date: 2021/11/22

Bugfixes

  • Bug fixes and security update for Signum Cloud.
  • Prevent an older app version to show up if an update has happened.

Signum 1.10.10

Release date: 2021/11/22

Bugfixes

  • Show the states of the widgets when a widget contains an invalid state.
  • Implemented firmwares for VMBGPOD-2: build 0x2142 and 0x2144.
  • Implemented firmware for VMBELO: build 0x2113.

Signum 1.10.9

Release date: 2021/10/29

Bugfixes

  • Fixed an issue where thermostats are being created as sensor without thermostat functionality.
  • Fixed an issue where thermostats revert to the Safe thermostat mode target temperature when any other temperature mode is tapped twice.
  • Fixed an issue where thermostats revert to the cooling mode when the thermostat isn't in cooling.

Signum 1.10.8

Release date: 2021/10/28

Bugfixes

  • Resolved an issue where a 401 Unauthorized would show up.

Signum 1.10.7

Release date: 2021/10/22

Bugfixes

  • Resolved an issue where enabling the cloud would hang indefinitely.
  • Resolved an issue where login failed while credentials were correct. This will now display what is going wrong.
  • Resolved an issue where login is asked everytime, even when "remember me" is checked.
  • Add a copy to clipboard button on the support page to copy all the information needed for support.

Signum 1.10.6

Release date: 2021/10/15

Bugfixes

  • Bugfix for 1.10.5. Prevent a 401 unauthorized page to show up before logging in.

Signum 1.10.5

Release date: 2021/10/14

Bugfixes

  • Add Signum ID and version to login page and quickstart pages.

Signum 1.10.4

Release date: 2021/10/14

Bugfixes

  • Fixed an issue where VMBDMIR would not show up as module.

Signum 1.10.3

Release date: 2021/09/28

Bugfixes

  • Security update for Signum Cloud.

Signum 1.10.2

Release date: 2021/09/21

Bugfixes

  • Security update for Signum Cloud.

Signum 1.10.0

Release date: 2021/08/26 -> 2021/09/02

Note: Signum updates are rolled out in stages. It may take up to two weeks for the latest update to become available on your specific device.

New features

  • Added support for VMBMETEO.
  • Added a link to the ’Some devices are offline’ warning to access the gateway.
  • Thermostat names are now taken from the module during quickstart and discovery.
  • Added more options to set presets for dimmers.
  • The MAC-adress is now shown in the network configuration.
  • Application errors are now handled better for a smoother user experience.
  • (app) It is now possible to use http:// in the address field for remote devices.
  • (app) Improved the persistent login flow.
  • Introduction of cloud functionality. To enable cloud on your Signum, go to Configuration > Settings > Network Settings > Cloud. This functionality is not enabled by default.

Changes

  • The Signum will now only do its updates between 3-4am.
  • Several buttons have an icon added (e.g. edit) to increase visibility.
  • Added or improved (help) texts on several locations.
  • While starting the quickstart, several checks will be performed to increase stability.
  • Added a Velbus bus time-sync during the quickstart.
  • Increased the visibility on disabled buttons.

Bugfixes

  • Resolved an issue where an error is thrown when there is a dimmer widget on the first active window.
  • Dimmer slider is no longer inverted when choosing up-down vs down-up.
  • VMB1TS modules between builds 0x11xx and 0x1233 are now recognised.
  • Resolved an issue where connecting with VelbusLink would not work when password authentication was enabled.
  • Resolved an issse with the device discovery and no gateway is present.
  • Resolved an issse with IPv6 network configration.
  • Several sensors should now have their units set correctly.
  • Removing a Velbus device now properly removes the device.
  • Resolved an issue where the thermostat address was not properly filled in, causing the thermostat widget to not function
  • Resolved an issue where the target temperature is stuck on 0 °C until activated.

Signum 1.9.0

Release date: 2021/05/06

Bugfixes

  • Fix an issue where login is required everytime the app is started.
  • Various UI improvements.
  • Diagnostic tools are implemented to help support.

Signum 1.8.0

Release date: 2021/03/15

New features

  • The 'bindings' and 'velbus' section have been merged into 'bindings'. The 'Discover Velbus'-button can be used if you want to add new hardware.
  • A message is shown in case an unsupported browser is used.
  • Various improvements to help messages and UI.

Bugfixes

  • Fixes an issue where the timezone was not correctly set after synchronization.
  • Allow an administrator to change the password of the administrator account.
  • In case the owner account is accidentally removed, you can now make a new owner.
  • The temperature is displayed correctly in case the temperature is negative.
  • Bugfixes involving manage dashboard user rights.
  • Fixes an issue where the VMBDME dimmer could not be used. If you encountered this issue, you may need to remove the VMBDME from the 'bindings' list and press 'Discover Velbus' again. After that, update the item of the widgets associated to the VMBDME.
  • Fixes an issue where the home window was not saved correctly.

Signum 1.7.4

Release date: 2021/02/19

Bugfixes

  • Fixed an issue where some Signums failed to allow to finish the quickstart. If a Signum was affected, a 503 page was shown after adding the owner user in the quickstart.
  • The network configuration resets from static back to dhcp if you do a factory reset.

Signum 1.7.3

Release date: 2021/01/27

Bugfixes

  • Fixed an issue where it was impossible to scroll through the list of windows after the v1.7.2 update.
  • Allow to use a remote URL in the device app on iOS devices. A new version v1.11.0 of the Signum app will be available in the app store to fix this issue.

Signum 1.7.2

Release date: 2021/01/26

Bugfixes

  • Fixed an issue where no windows were displayed after the v1.7.1 update.
  • Fixed an issue where the binding page displays incorrectly results.
  • Fixed a bug where the VMB7IN failed to work or report state at all.

Signum 1.7.1

Release date: 2021/01/25

Bugfixes

  • Quickstart: Fixed an issue where the RMT button step could be bypassed without pressing the RMT button.
  • Quickstart: Show a message if you need to press the RMT button again after creating the owner.
  • Fixed a bug where the VMBPIR* modules failed to work or report state at all.
  • Quickstart: Another fix for the white pages or unresponding services after the owner creation step.
  • Improved the RGB widget handling for VMB4DC.
  • Some UI improvements.
  • Fixed an issue where the thermostat does not show up when creating a thermostat widget. If you have this issue, you may need to remove the thing in Configuration > Bindings and press "Discover" again.
  • VMBELx modules do now receive their module and channel names correctly.
  • The module name of a VMB4RYNO was not picked up by the Signum. If you have this issue, you may need to rescan your installation, or the VMB4RYNO individually, for the name to shown up.
  • Multiple VMBDME were displayed as one. This has been fixed.
  • Quickstart: Ensure reading module and channel names during Quickstart.
  • Quickstart: Fixed an issue where the quickstart failed to display that everything is done.
  • Enhancement for the + and - buttons in a dimmer widget. Upon adjusting those dimmer values, some values were ignored if you repeately operate those buttons.
  • Fixed an issue where a widget was accidently operated while scrolling the page.
  • Fixed an issue where a widget displays a message incorrectly that the associated item is no longer present.
  • Improvements to the scanning and reading algorithm of the Velbus installation.

Signum 1.7.0

Release date: 2021/01/13

New features

  • New options for the RGB widget: Color presets.
  • New firmware versions are implemented for various modules.
  • Various improvements to the help pages.
  • In the widget editor, we now display the friendly name of the item instead of the identifier.
  • We've added a button in Config > Global settings to initiate the factory reset.

Bugfixes

  • Fixed an issue where the carousel did not allow to move through the windows.

Changelogs

Signum 1.6.3

Release date: 2020/12/30

Bugfixes

  • Fixed an issue where the owner account was able to demote the account to administrator.
  • After doing a full reset, the login details are no longer kept in the browser.
  • Fixed an issue where the same module is scanned twice in a short period. This leads to 'duplicate address' errors incorrectly. If you have encountered this issue, remove the modules using the trashcan.

Signum 1.6.2

Release date: 2020/12/24

Bugfixes

  • Fixed an issue where the quickstart says 'Reading 0 from 0 modules'. The quickstart did not continue correctly, leading to no generated windows.

Signum 1.6.1

Release date: 2020/12/22

Bugfixes

  • Quickstart: Fixed an issue where the next button is available too early.
  • Quickstart: Fixed an issue where the progress is no longer updated.
  • Fixed an issue where the dashboard rights of the user fails to display correctly.
  • Fixed an issue where the carousel did not allow to move through the windows.
  • Quickstart: The correct page is displayed if you refresh the page in the middle of the quickstart.
  • We've fixed an issue where some dashboards are not displayed in the configuration overview.

Signum 1.6.0

Release date: 2020/12/17

New features

  • We've implemented a login page in our web app. This speeds up the start time.
  • We've added help information in the Signum (see the "help" buttons in each configuration page).

Signum 1.5.0

Release date: 2020/12/15

Bugfixes

  • Quickstart: We've changed our widget generation to generate more widgets. Especially, for older Velbus modules.
  • We no longer generate a sensor widget for the temperature channel if a thermostat widget already exists. If you want to have a sensor widget to display the temperature of a thermostat, you can create one through Configuration > Widgets.
  • The widget icon is now displayed at the end of the widget.
  • Due to a less-than-optimal user experience, we've disabled grid view for now.
  • VMB7IN: The last counter, configured on channel 4, will receive status update correctly.
  • The last widget on a window is visible again.
  • Thermostat widgets will no longer get the name of the first pushbutton channel. They get the name of the temperature sensor.
  • Various errors displayed in the browser console are fixed. If you encounter any of those, don't hesitate to send a bug report.
  • Some fixes have been done in the background to prevent a Signum from starting up.
  • And last but not least, dark theme is back!

New features

  • Choose the main window in your user settings. This window is displayed in the left corner on your dashboard and is the first window you'll see when you open the app.
  • Enhancements in the widget area: We've added filters and the list is no longer in random order when you visit the page again.
  • You can now operate your RGB ledstrips and such in the Signum. If they are coupled to your VMB4DC, all you need to do is:
    • Go to Configuration > Items. Click the '+' button.
    • Choose for 'RGB item controlled by R, G, B (and optionally W) dimmer items.
    • Choose a name for this configuration and choose the R, G, B (and optionally W) items. These should be the dimmer channels of your VMB4DC.
    • After this, you can create a RGB widget and add it to the window(s) you want.
  • Various UI enhancements.
  • We've added a newsletter page to the quickstart flow.
  • DDNS section has been added with some information on how to access your Signum remotely through DDNS.
  • If you want to access VelbusLink remotely, we encourage you to check out the new section in the settings.
    • Note: Our advice from Velbus is to enable password authorization and TLS/SSL if you're planning to access VelbusLink remotely.
  • We've changed the configuration menu. Everything is still there, but we're moving some over to the advanced section.
  • If you want to use the long press function of a pushbutton, you can now change the pushbutton widget configuration to do so. If you want to use both press and long press button, you can choose to open a model with both functions.
  • The new Velbus firmwares for various modules have been implemented. A detailed list can be found in the VelbusLink release.

Signum 1.4.4

Release date: 2020/10/29

Bugfixes

  • We've fixed a situation where a white screen would appear after entering your user details in the quickstart.
  • The bugfix above also fixes an unauthorized page which appears after refreshing.
  • After doing a factory reset, you no longer need to clear cookies or close the browser.

Signum 1.4.3

Release date: 2020/10/22

Bugfixes

  • Fixed an issue where windows that were assigned to users disappeared in the "manage dashboard rights" config section, due to incorrect removal of dashboard rights.

Signum 1.4.2

Release date: 2020/10/16

Bugfixes

  • Fixed an issue where the grid view editor became stuck.
  • Fixed an issue with the list of Velbus Modules. It became incomplete during scanning.

Signum 1.4.1

Release date: 2020/10/13

Bugfixes

  • Fixed an issue where blind or rollershutter widgets could not be edited.

Signum 1.4.0

Release date: 2020/10/06

Bugfixes

  • Various UI improvements.
  • DDNS-related problems are solved again.
  • The ID of the Signum is now displayed under Status.
  • Pushbuttons get the right state after a restart of the Signum.
  • Fix involving NTP where time was off by a few hours. If you're having an incorrect time on your Velbus Installation, change your timezone in the configuration menu of the Signum in VelbusLink or change your timezone under the Time Settings on your Signum.
  • VMB1BL and VMB2BL widgets are no longer having a slider to set the position. There's no position available on these modules. If you already had these widgets, remove all VMB1BL and VMB2BL modules in Protocols and press 'Discover'.

New features

  • Ability to specify what dashboards an user can see.

Signum 1.3.0

Release date: 2020/09/24

Bugfixes

  • Various UI improvements, which were affecting the functionality.
  • The Signum will no longer show an invalid_request error when connected to it with a DNS name.
  • In some cases, the VMB7IN counters show incorrect values. This has been corrected.

New features

  • Widgets on your dashboard are greyed out if the device is offline.

Signum 1.2.1

Release date: 2020/09/21

Bugfixes

  • Security: It's no longer possible to use endpoints without authentication.

Signum 1.2.0

Release date: 2020/09/17

Bugfixes

  • The dashboard editor will now work correctly. No hidden '+' at the bottom.
  • The quickstart is more stable. It should find more modules and sudden disconnects are gone.
  • The hamburger menu, left of the Velbus icon, is no longer visible on the dashboard view on mobile devices.
  • The VMBRFR8S can now be used. Almost all of our testers have reported this.
  • Channel names with a dash "-" are correctly truncated.
  • Some modules were incorrectly identified as another module type and thus be unusable in the Signum app (eg. VMB4DC as VMBSIG). This has been fixed.
  • Counter widgets show value and unit again.

New features

  • VMBSIG/VMBUSBIP build 2037 is now supported.
  • Security: It's no longer possible to use endpoints without authentication.
  • Port-forwarding is now working correctly when a different port than 80 is used. This allows to port-forward the following: <remoteIP:anyPort> -> <IPofSignum:80>. Please note that an ISP provider may prevent some ports to be port-forwarded.

Signum 1.1.1

Release date: 2020/09/07

Bugfixes

  • The dashboard editor will now work correctly.

New features

  • VMBELO build 2012 is now supported.

Signum 1.1.0

Release date: 2020/09/04

Bugfixes

  • Mobile app: local Signum(s) sometimes did not appear after a scan. We’ve improved the scan and the Signums appear sooner now.
  • Bottom widgets can be controlled without hiding the bottom menu bar.
  • Various improvements to support older Velbus firmwares better.
  • During the quickstart, random 503 ‘service unavailable’ errors appear. This has been partly fixed.
  • After the quickstart, a lot of widgets had incorrect statusses. Statusses now update periodically. An improvement is planned to refresh the status when you visit the dashboard in one of the upcoming versions.
  • List/grid view persistence: The last view, either grid or list, was not saved correctly. If you switch from one window on the dashboard to another, when you come back, the view will now be the last view.
  • Thermostat widgets load a lot faster.
  • Quickstart improvements have led to a faster experience.
  • Quickstart and Config > Advanced: modules no longer show incorrectly as unsupported

New features

  • You can now set an alternative text for on and off in a relay widget.
  • New quickmenu and user icon top right. Users can edit their own settings and password from this new menu. (Customizable icon to be implemented).

Signum 1.0.0

Release date: 2020/08/20