Nifty changelog
Nifty changelog

Jul 20, 2021





Microsoft users rejoice! Our Microsoft suite has been rolled out complete with Microsoft SSO, Outlook, Office365, and OneDrive integrations. πŸš€

Microsoft SSO

Business and Enterprise plans have access to our Microsoft SSO for a secure, standardized onboarding. The Workspace Owner can force this SSO in the Security section of Workspace Settings.

Outlook Integration

Our one-way Outlook sync will bring your Outlook calendar events into the My Calendar section of the Calendar tool found towards the top left of the sidebar.

Office365 Integration

Import synced documents from your cloud Office365 suite to ensure documentation within Nifty is up to date with any and all changes made on the O365 side.

OneDrive Integration

You can now access your OneDrive throughout Nifty to import select files from the cloud storage into your Nifty Workspace.

Additional Improvements & Fixes

  • A single Google or Microsoft account can now be integrated with multiple workspaces
  • User Avatars can now be updated on mobile
  • Tags can be properly accessed on Mobile
  • Fixed an issue where emails were overriding Notification Preferences
  • Fixed an issue where archived and projects continued to provide email updates
  • Fixed an issue where Workloads would key in on incorrect "Today" date
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Jun 24, 2021





Nifty is putting more control into your own hands when it comes to security and resource control with this update. πŸ™Œ

Two Factor Authentication (2FA)

All of our plans now have access to Two Factor Authentication which adds more security to your account by involving your mobile device in the log in process.

We recommend that you take advantage of this additional security layer to make sure that your account is as secure as can be. It's quick and simple! Follow these directions to set up 2FA on your account.

User Tag Filter in Workloads

Filter the members of your organization by User Tags in Workloads to quickly sift through different internal roles, teams, employee locations, and more! Bring additional context to your resource analysis by focusing on relevant clusters of teammates.

Additional Improvements & Fixes

  • ​Revised Guest permissions so that they are no longer permitted to delete tasks that they did not create.
  • Our search loads quicker and no longer reveals blank bars. Fixed a bug where Files would hide from search.
  • Improved notification latency to narrow the gap between the trigger and receiving the update.
  • Fixed a bug where copy / pasting would add div tags to text sometimes.
  • Improved performance and memory tweaks.
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Jun 5, 2021





This update is aimed at facilitating communication on Nifty while crushing some bugs that were crawling around behind the scenes. πŸ‘¨β€πŸ’»

User Tags

Apply metadata to Workspace Team Members and Guests by adding User Tags in their profile. Try tags such as a role (Designer, Account Manager), location (New York, Tokyo). Learn more about who can set them and view them here.

Chat and Comments Drafts

Content written but not sent in Direct Messages and Task Comments will be saved by Nifty, meaning you can return to your drafts without starting over! For chats, you will see a pencil icon indicating the draft message.

Additional Improvements & Fixes

  • ​Fixed an issue regarding unlinking Slack from Nifty.
  • Web issue fixed that added markup on copy + paste.
  • "Remove dependency" tooltip now shows properly.
  • Improved performance and memory tweaks.
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May 17, 2021





This update brings an updated User Profile screen while squashing some bugs in the process. ⚑️

Updated User Profile

The new User Profile better organizes tasks, improves filtering, and adds project and workspace access controls.

Additional Improvements & Fixes

  • Task due dates will now adjust appropriately when their corresponding milestones are extended from My and All Tasks.
  • Issues with GitHub connectivity in Project Settings have been resolved.
  • Fixed an issue where users received unread messages email notifications despite disabled channels.
  • Fixed socket issues not relaying data in real time such as recurring task assignments and project avatars upon Portfolio change.
  • Google integration sync now reflects in real time post integration.
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May 6, 2021





This update is intended to improve the experience and performance of Nifty to help you work smarter, not harder. πŸ’ͺ

Enhanced Notification Management

Our new notifications tray allows you to easily sift through updates by filtering for tasks that are assigned to you, comments where you're specifically mentioned, and docs that are shared with you. Additionally, you can mark notifications as unread to come back to them later.

Multi-Workspace Sign In

If you are part of more than one team with different email accounts, you can now bring them under the same roof with our multi-workspace connectivity. Easily join other groups and manage your work more efficiently.

Creating Tasks from Chats

You can now hover over a message in your direct messages widget and easily turn your 1-1 or group conversations into actionable tasks.

Improved Messaging

We've completely refactored our keyboard input across discussions, chats, and comments to help bring down the latency of typing messages to zero.

Performance Optimizations

We've made major under-the-hood changes on how Nifty works so we can continue to scale reliably. Additionally, the movement of real-time data built on a technology called "sockets" has been upgraded, so users who were facing delays in messages and updates should now see them appear promptly.

Additional Improvements & Fixes

  • Project Duplication will now also include custom fields in Milestones.
  • Collapsing or expanding your calendar in My Tasks will now save your preference.
  • Fixed an issue where Recurring Tasks would create duplicates of a task upon recurring.
  • Fixed an error where users would receive notifications on tasks from which they are unsubscribed.
  • Fixed an issue where pasting would not properly insert content in Nifty Docs.
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Apr 8, 2021





The Nifty you know and love got some cosmetic and functional enhancements to make your everyday workflow management much more enjoyable and actionable. ❀️

Updated My Tasks

My Tasks has been updated to improve organization and actionability. You can now access your Completed tasks as well as view your daily flyout Calendar. Be sure to integrate your Nifty with your Google Calendar to get your daily tasks and events side-by-side!

Additionally, you can now track time on tasks right from your My Tasks by hovering on your tasks and hitting the track button. Similarly, existing tasks with in progress tracking will allow you to continue tracking time without opening the tasks.

New Notification Sound

Nifty's got a new voice that has a little more pep and bubble to it! Let us know your thoughts on the new sound.

Hover Effects

Pieces of Nifty's interface, such column heads, table rows, and module icons, will now highlight on hover to make tracking your actions easier and exciting.

Task Lists Renamed

Task Lists are now referred to as "Statuses" and have a new icon to align with their predominant use case across our user-base. Don't worry if this this new term doesn't quite describe how you use Lists, as there's no functional change to the feature.

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Apr 1, 2021





Today's update is no April fool's joke as it tightens up Nifty's layout and performance, particularly around Tasks. πŸš€

Task View Selector

Tasks Views are now a dropdown selector rather than the buttons across the top.

Improved Task Performance

We have improved performance across My Tasks, All Tasks, and Project Tasks for faster load times.

Improved Swimlane Drag-and-Drop

Drag and drop in Swimlane View now allows you to place the task in the specific task order of your choosing

Additional Improvements & Fixes

  • Fixed an issue with milestone task lists not showing in task reports.
  • Fixed missing file names during import.
  • Fixed doc search error.
  • Fixed Google Docs sometimes not opening via notification tray.
  • Fixed copy paste issue between Nifty docs across projects.
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Mar 17, 2021





This update brings cross-platform collaboration closer together while taking your file and document organization to next level, along with many other enhancements. πŸ”₯

Introducing Project Embeds

Bring outside web experiences into Nifty projects with our Project View module. Whether it's a spreadsheet, a prototype, a mind map, or something completely different, you can now synthesize your experiences into your workflow HQ by dropping a public weblink.

Doc & File Folders

Collect Docs and Files into folders with drag-and drop and breadcrumb functionality to keep your project documentation and assets orderly and actionable.

Default Project Views

Projects now offer a default task view to ensure that all parties involved are keyed-in on the same information in the same way!

Guest Chat Option

You can now enable or disable the ability for Guests to direct message the Workspace Owner from your Workspace's General Settings.

Additional Improvements & Fixes

  • Custom Fields are now duplicated as part of a project's duplication and templates.
  • Hide functionality now saves in project templates and duplication to ensure privacy settings are always retained.
  • Tasks can now be drag and dropped to completed in Swimlane view.
  • Fixed a bug with setting cross-project dependencies.
  • Fixed a bug with copy-pasting task names in inputs.
  • Miscellaneous bug fixes and performance improvements.
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Mar 1, 2021





This is a managerial update that makes tracking and staying on top of your work in Nifty even easier. πŸ”₯

Subtasks in My Tasks & All Tasks

Subtasks with due dates will now show in your My tasks & All tasks so you can stay on top of all your tasks and make it easier than ever to manage them.

Completed Tasks Visibility

Completed task lists will now show on by default in all views, including when sharing your task boards using public share links.

Additional Improvements & Fixes

  • Changed subtask click mechanics: single click opens the subtask, double click renames the subtask.
  • Publicly shared task boards will now included completed tasks.
  • Creating tasks using keyboard shortcuts will default to the project when accessed from specific projects.
  • Miscellaneous performance and bug fixes.
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Feb 20, 2021





Speed is the name of the game. If your workflow has to wait on load times, then it's only slowing you down. That's why the 200% speed increase of Nifty's desktop, browser, and mobile experiences is the spearhead of this update. πŸš€

Performance Optimizations

Literally everything in Nifty loads faster. This includes our brand new iOS and Android mobile apps.

Multilingual Support

Nifty is now available in French, German, Spanish, Portuguese, and Japanese. You can select your language from the profile screen of your settings. Support for more languages as well as on mobile will be rolled out soon.

Guest Messaging

Team Owners can now engage in Direct Messages with Guests by accessing the Guests' profile and starting a chat. At this time Guests can only send direct messages to team owners only.

Expanded Bulk-Actions

Checkboxes for tasks have been converted into multi-select for quick actions which means tasks can only be marked completed when opened. Now you can access Bulk Actions in Kanban and Swimlane Views as well!

Share Boards, Roadmaps, & Docs

You can now create and manage publicly shared links for roadmaps, task-boards, and docs with link descriptions for ultimate control.

Additional Improvements & Fixes

  • Recurring Tasks now have the option to recur bi-weekly.
  • Subtasks with due dates will now show up in all calendars.
  • All calendar views now have the task filter bar enabled.
  • All time tracked across projects can now be exported as Projects Progress Report from the Overview screen.
  • You can now also import custom tags & fields from Asana and ClickUp.
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