V2.0.0 Release Notes – All New Look App

Sep 18, 2023Updates

We’re please to announce the upcoming release of DefectWise version 2.0 available on Android and iOS late this September.

Version 2.0 brings many quality of life improvements and and overall faster and smoother user experience. It also opens up the doors for exciting new features that we’ll update you on soon!

For now, explore some of the new changes below.

Highly requested features:

  • Landscape Mode: Yes, we finally got there, you can now use the app in landscape.
  • Project Sync: Sync reliability has been greatly improved and rebuilt.
  • Import multiple photos: Pick multiple photos and add them to a defect in a single hit. You can edit and modify each as you save them.
  • Instant Reporting: On Device reporting has been improved. Sync a project of work offline to create instant offline reports.
  • Clone Projects & Lists: You can now clone existing and projects. Clone a project from the create project screen and clone a list from the list options within a project.
  • Darkmode Toggle: You can now change the theme to display light or dark modes. Head along to the settings page for this one.

Project Option Changes:

The project screen has been slightly reworked but follows a similar approach to the current 1.7.5 version.

Project Details:

  • Access the project details, client, address, etc. from the info icon

Reports Screen:

  • Use the options icon (top right) to access the reports screen.

All other aspects of managing project options is largely unchanged and most other pages should be familiar to you.


General improvements:

  • Greatly increased loading speeds
  • Fast navigation between screens
  • Filtering and sorting options when viewing projects, lists and defects
  • Improved low internet connectivity handling on synced projects

More Information

Have a question, suggestion or want more information? Get in contact via our service desk below.

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