Release Notes

Known Limitations and Backlog

Release Notes

Release 1.3.59 BETA

Features

  • Allow navigation during a activity is in progress
  • New theme 'Acapulco' green
  • New AppIcons
  • Choose between 4 different App Icons
  • Map path stroke line color can now be changed

Bugfixes

  • Activity date was displayed as current date when opening an activity record
  • Search bar on workouts, exercises and activities did sometimes show searchterm multiple times below or above search results
  • App crashed when trying to save a cardio session with no distance or altitude
  • Transated location/health access information
  • Settings: on open edit mode is now default always
  • Settings: on edit sometimes the current view was changed to another
  • Workout exercise-number is now updated correctly when adding/removing exercises

Release 1.3

Features

  • Complete Release Notes history now available in releasse notes via button or online at https://trax-app.de/trax/support/release_notes.html
  • Searchbar for activities, workouts and exercises refactored for better performance
  • UI redesign for easier access to all function
  • Deletion of records will now ask before delete

Bugfixes

  • Activity date was displayed as current date when opening an activity record
  • Search bar on workouts, exercises and activities did sometimes show searchterm multiple times below or above search results
  • App crashed when trying to save a cardio session with no distance or altitude
  • Transated location/health access information

Release 1.2

Features

  • Donation function

Bugfixes

  • Various bugfixes

Release 1.1

Features

  • Lap times are announced (can be enabled/disabled in settings)
  • Now showing next weight for next set in strength exercises
  • Extended calorie calculation for Cardio Workouts
  • Cardio sessions with no route tracking enhanced
    • Better layout and info messages
    • Calorie calculation now works also if no sport was selected or route tracking not allowed
  • Added add/remove 30 sec to strength sets pause during active session
  • Added altitude up and down calculation for cardio workouts with location tracking
  • Now saving laps (km/miles) for outdoor activities
  • Install on iPad showing warning message (traX is designed for iPhone/iPod)
  • Dashboard cleaned up (thanks for the feedback):
    • Menu buttons on dashboard main
    • Removed tab bar sliders
    • Added DashBoard button on other screens for quick jumping back to dashboard
  • New property to keep screen on during session
  • Added search bar to exercise, activity and workout lists
  • Activity start, pause or end are now announced (can be disabled in Activity Settings)
  • Activity settings can now be opened in a running activity on th elist of exercises
  • Added Online Support (About >> Help)
  • Added Online Contact Form (About >> Online Contact Form)
  • Added traX support links to Twitter and Instagram
  • Outdoor activities now also store altitude
  • Online Support page and FAQs added
  • Changed app base language to english (traX supports english and german, if your iPhone is not set to german english will be used)
  • Map route is drawn in blue instead of red now
  • Map buttons in cardio map and exercise map are now bigger and with shadow for better visibilty
  • Altitude average is now displayed on activity/exercise
  • Added step counting to cardio sessions (will only be displayed on activity/exercise in case steps were detected)

Bugfixes

  • Altitude increase/decrease was not calculated
  • Lap pace was sometimes not calculated correctly
  • Set count and next weight did not get displayed correctly in case set count is different from 3
  • Activity location was not displayed on summary or activity detail
  • Added edit-icon to details view of strength/flexibility sets
  • In first setup when typing in your name the keyboard covered the name textfield
  • In strength session bodyweight exercises did show weight instead of bodyweight checked
  • Dark mode contrast colors fixed in cardio session small-map mode.
  • Statistic for total distance showed km instead of meters
  • App crash when deleting an activity fixed
  • Fixed keyboard covering input fields or moving up textfields out off sight
  • On dashboard the activity link showed list of recent activities, but the activity records could not be opened
  • When opening the exercise maps of activites the route was rendered without a space to the borders, added some spaces
  • Route snapshot preview picture sometimes cuts off parts of the route, updated snapshot to use full route for picture
  • Added bodyweight option to strength set defaults settings
  • Daily basal calories were not calculated when Apple Health sync is active in user profile
  • Minor fixes, like typos, removed shadows in list views

Release 1.0

  • First Version

Known Limitations

List of known issues and limitations, bugs or missing features. In case you have a special need, found a bug or want to request an enhancement please let me know using the contact form or via traX support on Twitter.

  • Statistic values, ie calories, might not be added after session has finished
  • When adding new workout the workout overview list is shown instead of add exercises dialog
  • Running/Cycling map preview sometimes is not centered so parts of the route are not displayed (that is only true for the preview, when opening the maap the whole track is available)

Limitations fixed

V1.3

  • When adding/removing exercises to a workout the exercise count in workout list does not get updated, exercise number is set correctly but list gets updated only if you select other tab and come back

V1.1

  • Installation on unsupported device does warn the user, nevertheless the app will work with some limitations like no Apple Health sync
  • Cardio Workouts calories are now calculated when location tracking is inactive
  • Apple health synchronization is only done when opening profile

Feature Backlog

List of features I plan to implement, in random order. In case you have a special need or feature request please let me know using the contact form or via traX support on Twitter.

  • Actitvities:
    • Read current heart rate from apple health & give accustic feedback in case the heart rate breaches a configured maximum value
    • Add Auto-pause/-resume for outdoor activities (with announce and colored indicator for auto-pause/manual pause)
    • Summary page: Show values summed up in list for activity complete and exercises
    • Summary page/View: Show laps as bars
    • Cardio: Allow autosave
    • Refine accouctic announcements (activity, exercise, strength exercice/flex/cardio...)
  • Statistics:
    • Update values on start
    • Verify values are collected correctly (based on location, km and miles might get confused)
    • Add additional reports
    • Show stats by day/week/month/year Update on delete of activity
  • Workouts:
    • Start activity from workout-lists
    • Add quickstart feature for one-click activity start (using the last workout as template)
  • Exercises:
    • Compact view
    • For Strength Exercises change weight from int to double plus add wheel picker
    • Add more sports
    • Add list of muscles to be trained
    • Add exercise library to choose from
  • Dashboard:
    • Settings: Order dashboard content
    • Show Stats for day and week
  • Misc:
    • Allow save images, take pictures at activity and exercises
    • Make sure km or miles and kg and lbs are calculated and displayed correctly
    • Read/save heart rate from apple health
    • Health Import feature
    • Context help
    • iCloud synchronisation for data and user settings
    • Personal goals, week/month/year
    • Add widget displaying current activity / stats
    • Add more workout-types/sports
    • Apple Watch App
    • Various settings like units and exercise start types during activity
    • Data clean up function, repair feature (order, links)
    • Allow activity import from Apple Health
  • Mysterious functions (kind'a confidential 🤫)
    • TIME WARP Mode
    • COACH Mode
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    • Add album/screenshots