Product releases 2017


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A simple changelog of the Import.io product for 2017. Watch this space…

##25 May 2017

[bug] Incorrect JSON format on a given site :bug:
Fixed a problem with incorrect JSON format on a given site


##24 May 2017

[bug] Crawl runs are being cancelled :bug:
Fixed a problem where some crawlruns were randomly cancelled.


##22 May 2017

[improvement] Web extraction improvements :sunny:
Improvements on our web extraction services.


##19 May 2017

[bug] Extractor doesn’t recognise URL because there are 2x http :bug:
Fixed a problem where the extractor didn’t recognise URL because there are 2x http


[bug] Creating a schedule using the API does not save the schedule :bug:
Fixed a problem where schedules where not saved when created through the APIs.


##18 May 2017

[bug] CSV output is incorrect :bug:
Fixed a problem where some the csv did not match the trained columns on some websites.


##17 May 2017

[bug] Website fails to load. Loading web page spins forever. :bug:
Fixed a problem where some websites failed to load on the Editor.


##15 May 2017

[improvement] Minor UI improvements :sunny:
Minor UI improvements across the product.


[new] New landing page :new:
New landing page for first-time users!


##11 May 2017

[bug] Editor tabs disconnect visually from table at short resolutions :bug:
Fixed a problem where Editor tabs disconnect visually from table at short resolutions.


[improvement] Minor UI improvements :sunny:
Minor UI improvements across the product.


##9 May 2017

[bug] “Styles off” not preserved when going back to edit an Extractor :bug:
Fixed a problem where “Styles off” was not preserved when going back to edit an Extractor.


[bug] Long column name goes outside floating column :bug:
Fixed a problem where long column name goes outside floating column


[bug] Incorrect labels and mixed up icons on the “Rows” dropdown :bug:
Fixed a problem where labels were incorrect and mixed up icons on the “Rows” dropdown in the Advanced options


[bug] Extraction data does not match data on the page :bug:
Fixed a problem where extraction data did not match data on the page


[improvement] New tabs look and feel when editing an Extractor :sunny:
New tabs look and feel when editing an Extractor


[improvement] Minor UI improvements :sunny:
Minor UI improvements across the product.


##8 May 2017

[bug] angel.co failing to load :bug:
Fixed a problem where angel.co failed to load.


[bug] Wrong “Next” time for schedule :bug:
Fixed a problem where “Next” time on schedules was incorrect.


##5 May 2017

[improvement] Improved auto-generated column names :sunny:
We made mayor improvements on the auto-generated column names for Extractors.


[improvement] Better support for large crawl runs :sunny:
We made some mayor improvements on our app to better accomodate for large crawl runs.


##4 May 2017

[improvement] Minor UI improvements :sunny:
Minor UI improvements across the product.


[improvement] Chained extractors can run against a partial crawl run :sunny:
Chained extractors can now run against a partial crawl run on the parent extractor.


[bug] Adding new URLs to train does not used credentials to authenticate page :bug:
Fixed a problem where adding new URLs to train did not used credentials to authenticate page


##3 May 2017

[bug] “Service Unavailable” error on crawl runs :bug:
Fixed a problem with some crawl runs failing with “Service unavailable” message.


[bug] “Could not collate queries” error on crawl runs :bug:
Fixed a problem with some crawl runs failing with “Service unavailable” message.


[bug] All images do not render on the page :bug:
Fixed a problem that affected some websites where images where not rendering correctly.


##2 May 2017

[bug] Essential users cannot upgrade :bug:
Fixed a problem that prevented Essential users from upgrading.


##28 April 2017

[bug] Invalid Url spins forever :bug:
Fixed a problem that caused some invalid urls to spin forever on the Editor.


[bug] CSS & Images don’t load :bug:
Fixed a problem that prevented CSS & images to load correctly for some urls.


##27 April 2017

[new] New option to schedule your Extractor when saving it :new:
There is a new option to schedule your Extractor when you save it.


[new] New option to enable email notifications when saving the Extractor :new:
There is a new option to add email notifications when you save your Extractor.


[bug] Users on Trial cannot upgrade :bug:
Fixed a problem that prevented some users on Trial from upgrading to a paid plan.


##25 April 2017

[improvement] Updated New Extractor modal look and feel :sunny:
Visual updates to the New Extractors modal.


[new] New option to duplicate column on the editor :new:
There is a new option to duplicate an existing column on the Editor.


[bug] Query reset date is not correct for trial plans :bug:
Fixed a problem that showed the wrong query reset dates for the Trial plan.


[bug] URL works in training but does not return any rows on extraction :bug:
Fixed a problem with some urls where data was detected during training but didn’t show up on the result file.


##24 April 2017

[improvement] Improvements on data extraction :sunny:
Improvements on our data extraction services.


[bug] Free users cannot use all their queries :bug:
Fixed a problem that prevented users from using all their queries.


##21 April 2017


[new] New Data View UI on the Editor :new:
We made mayor improvements to the Data View on the Editor. A cleaner and sleeker UI with more information available at a glance, keyboard support (tab or use arrow keys to switch between columns for example) and more! Check it out!


##13 April 2017


[improvement] New tooltips on the app :sunny:
Improvements on tooltip across the app.


[improvement] Improvements on data extraction :sunny:
Improvements on our data extraction services.


##11 April 2017


[improvement] Improvements on Authenticated Extractors :sunny:
Improvements on Authenticated Extractors to support login on more websites.


[improvement] Send e-mail notification option for chained Extractors :sunny:
Send e-mail notification option is now available for chained Extractors.


[bug] Integrate tab code snippet is disabled if last run failed :bug:
Fixed a problem where the integrate tab code snippet is disabled if last run failed.


##7 April 2017


[bug] Extractors on Amazon.com do not complete. :bug:
Fixed an intermitent bug where Amazon.com extractors took longer to complete.


##4 April 2017


[improvement] Minor fixes and UI improvements. :sunny:
Various fixes and UI improvements in the app.


##3 April 2017


[bug] Data that should be in a single cell is being shifted into adjacent columns. :bug:
Fixed a problem where data was shifted to different columns on the result csv.


[bug] Double slash in URL fails validation in crawl run :bug:
Fixed a problem when running urls with double dashes in them.


[improvement] Improvements on Authenticated Extractors :sunny:
Improvements on Authenticated Extractors to support login on more websites.


##31 March 2017


[bug] While editing url list in Dashboard user can get stuck with both “Save” and “Run Urls” buttons disabled :bug:
Fixed a problem on editing urls on the Dashboard.


##30 March 2017


[bug] Go button not enabled when URL pasted into Create extractor dialog :bug:
Fixed a problem on the New Extractor modal.

##29 March 2017


[new] Scheduling is now supported for Authenticated Extractors :new:
You can now schedule your Authenticated Extractors!


[bug] Website does not load on Edge & IE 11 :bug:
Fixed a problem that prevented the app from working correctly on Edge & IE 11.


##27 March 2017


[new] New modal window for unsupported browsers :new:
We built a warning message to be displayed when using an old or unsupported browser.


[improvement] Improvements on Authenticated Extractors :sunny:
Improvements on Authenticated Extractors to support login on more websites.


[bug] Website does not load on Safari 9 :bug:
Fixed a problem that prevented the app from working on Safari 9

##23 March 2017


[new] Save and run your Extractor from the Editor :new:
You can now save and run your Extractor straight from the Editor.


##20 March 2017


[improvement] Improvements on Authenticated Extractors :sunny:
Improvements on Authenticated Extractors to support login on more websites.


##16 March 2017


[improvement] Users on ‘Trial’ plan are warned when crawl run exceeds their limit :sunny:
New warning message for users on ‘Trial’ plan that are about to exceed their limit.


[improvement] Minor improvements and fixes on web data extraction :sunny:
Various fixes and improvements on the way we render pages and extract data from them


##10 March 2017


[improvement] Users on ‘Trial’ plan are warned when crawl run exceeds their limit :sunny:
New warning message for users on ‘Trial’ plan that are about to exceed their limit.


[improvement] Improved email notification option :sunny:
New email notification is now a switch.


##08 March 2017


[new] New Create Extractor modal :new:
We have a new Create Extractor modal to make it easier than ever to extract data from the web!


[bug] Dashboard hangs when having too many extractors :bug:
Fixed a problem where the Dashboard became unresponsive when having more than 150 extractors.


[improvement] Improved Editor loading modal :sunny:
Added more information to the Editor loading modal to help users understand the page loading and data discovery process.


[bug] Wrong plan displayed :bug:
Fixed a problem where ‘Trial’ plan nams was displayed for some users on Free plan.


[improvement] Improved New Extractor modal look and feel :sunny:
Improved look and feel of New Extractor modal.


##03 March 2017


[new] Email notifications :new:
You can now receive an email notification with the Run results!


##01 March 2017


[improvement] Improved query counter :sunny:
Used queries are now displayed directly on the query count box making them easier to read!


[bug] Manual XPath not visible :bug:
Fixed a bug that prevented Manual Xpath dialog to be opened correctly on the Editor.


##28 February 2017


[improvement] Unified column options on the Editor :sunny:
Column options on the Editor are now the same across the Website and Data tabs making them a breeze to use!


[improvement] Auto-rename extractors to prevent name clashing :sunny:
New extractor names are auto-indexed to prevent name clashing.


[bug] Column menu button for the last column cannot be seen entirely :bug:
Fixed a bug that prevented the column menu on the last column to be displayed correctly on the Editor.


##24 February 2017


[improvement] Unified column options on the Editor :sunny:
Column options on the Editor are now the same across the Website and Data tabs making them a breeze to use!


[improvement] Improved look and feel for modal windows :sunny:
Modal windows across the app have been improved to make them easier to read and understand!


[improvement] Premium trial is now available to all users by default :sunny:
All users get to access all the premium features by default when they create a new account!


##16 February 2017


[feature] Extractor sorting by name :new:
You can now sort your Extractors by name alphabetically.


[bug] Fixed wrong dragging behaviour for Extractor list :bug:
Extractors on the list were wrongly visually draggable and confused some users.


##13 February 2017


[feature] Extractor sorting :new:
You can now sort your Extractors by date of creation or the time they were last updated.


[improvement] Improved column resizing on the Editor :sunny:
Columns in the Editor now resize based on the content.


[improvement] Improved error messages :sunny:
Improved error messages across the product.


##3 February 2017


[improvement] Added Add URLs option to Data view :sunny:
The option to Add/remove training URLs is now visible on both the Data and the Website views.


##2 February 2017


[bug] Run URLs button disappears when switching between extractors :bug:
We fixed a problem that cause the “Run URLs” button to disappear when switching between extractors.


##1 February 2017


[improvement] List page data detection improvements :sunny:
We made improvements to our list page data detection module.


##31 January 2017


[improvement] Overages for annual standard plans should be billed on a monthly basis :sunny:
Overages for annual standard plans should be billed on a monthly basis preventing you from accumulating a lot of overages bills over time.


[new feature] Re-order columns :new:
You can now change the order of the columns in the Editor by simply dragging them.


[improvement] “Next occurrence” available to all scheduler options :sunnny:
The “next occurrence” is now available for all scheduling options.


[improvement] Auto-scroll down to show the schedule options :sunny:
When selecting any scheduling options they now are fully visible by default.


[bug fix] Schedule UI won’t work with schedules created via API. :bug:
Fixed a problem that prevented schedules set via API to correctly display in the UI


[bug fix] User is not notified when the monthly allowance will be consumed by an execution :bug:
Fixed a problem that prevented the warning to show up when runnning an extractor that would empty your allowance.


[bug fix] Preview button switches from disabled to enabled when execution has no successful URL:bug:
Fixed a problem where the preview button was enabled even when no data was available for that run.


##27 January 2017


[bug fix] API docs - Upload URL list param missing :bug:
Fixed a problem with a missing parameter on the API documentation


##24 January 2017


[bug fix] “Download Results” icon is enabled even if there is no url finished successfully :bug:
Fixed a problem that showed the download results icon as enabled when no data was available.


[bug fix] Advanced scheduler option is not visible by default :bug:
Fixed a problem where advanced scheduler option was not visible by default.


[bug fix] When switching between extractors I can see the “Run first time” message :bug:
Fixed a problem where “Run first time” message was shown when switching between extractors.


[bug fix] Text not visible on post sign-up form :bug:
Fixed a problem where text was not correctly displayed on the post sign-up form.


##23 January 2017

Today we released a ton of cool features!

[new feature] Authenticated extraction :new:
Authenticated Extractors allow to extract data behind logging.


[new feature] Advanced Scheduling :new:
A new scheduling option built for ultimate flexibility.


[new feature] Public APIs :new:
A whole new set of APIs to integrate your extractor. To learn more about them go to: http://api.docs.import.io/


[new feature] Flex plans :new:
More flexible pricing options are now available with the addition of the FLEX plans.

To learn more about these new features go to our blogpost!


##18 January 2017


[bug fix] The column menu cannot be seen entirely :bug:
Fixed a problem that prevented the column menu from being fully visible in the Editor.


[improvement] Improved timeout error :sunny:
Improved error message when timeout occurs.


[bug fix] Run history display runs from another extractor :bug:
Fixed a problem that showed crawl run data from more than one extractor when switching between them.


[bug fix] Crawl run duration is off when starting a run :bug:
Fixed a problem that showed incorrect duration information when starting a run.


##16 January 2017


[improvement] Improved Billing and subscription page :sunny:
General improvements on Billing and subscription page to make overages easier to read.


[improvement] Improved page loading in the Editor :sunny:
General improvements increase effectiveness when loading pages in the Editor.


[improvement] Improved modal to warn users of unsaved changes in the Editor :sunny:
New modal to prevent user to get off the Editor without saving their Extractor changes.


[bug fix] Highlighting text on a regex modal drags the whole window :bug:
Fixed a problem that prevented from highlighting text on the regex modal window.


Monthly Quota Reset not working
How to move a column position
Cannot set Schedule your Extractor to none
Divide Column Values Into Unique Rows
API key keeps changing
URL encoding done twice with URL generator