Release Notes

June 30, 2020

What's New

  • Add live Einstein Analytics dashboards to Quip documents: Keep relevant information in context with live Einstein Analytics dashboards in your Quip documents. Streamline your Quip Account Plans with dynamic Einstein Analytics dashboards. Einstein Analytics live apps added to an embedded Account Plan in Salesforce automatically populate based on the Salesforce record. For Desktop and Web

  • Create Relationship Maps in a Quip document: Map out key stakeholders, easily identify deal detractors and influencers, and more. With the Relationship Map live app in Quip, create lightweight org charts that help your sales reps stay organized and close deals. For Desktop and Web

  • Choose a folder when you copy a document: Previously when you chose “Copy Document” from the Document menu, we gave you a choice of whether you wanted the new document/spreadsheet to be in the same folder as the document you’re copying, or in your Private folder. You’re no longer limited to just those two choices—now you can pick any folder you want. For Desktop and Web

  • Hide the function helper in spreadsheets: Sometimes you don’t need the helper callout that appears when typing out a function’s arguments—we get that. We’ve added an option to hide the helper by clicking the ‘X’ on the top-right. We’ll remember your preference and keep it hidden. You can unhide the helper later at anytime by clicking the ‘?’ icon that appears beside a cell when typing out a function’s arguments again. For Desktop and Web

Versions: Web

June 23, 2020

What's New

  • Select a language in code blocks for better syntax highlighting: You can now specify the programming language for code blocks, so whether you use TypeScript, Swift or Go you'll have language-aware highlighting. For Web and Desktop

  • Add a border to images: Select an image in a document and choose “Show Border” in the inline menu to toggle a border around your images. For Desktop and Web

  • Hide comments: Sometimes you want to screen share a document and focus on the core content, without seeing the comment bubbles. Now, you can hide the comments in a document by toggling off View → Show Comments. This will only hide them for you—not others—and if a new comment is added, all comments will reappear. Comments will also remain visible in the conversation pane, as always. For Desktop and Web

  • Hyperlink text by pasting a URL onto it: Instantly add a link to text in a Quip document by selecting the text and pasting a URL onto it. For Desktop and Web

Versions: Web, Mac 7.13.3, Windows 7.13.2

June 16, 2020

What's New

  • Mark chats and favorites as read: Keep your sidebar tidy by dismissing the blue dot on any unread chat or favorite that you don’t actually want to read. Just click it and it goes away. Notifications already work this way, now chats and favorites do too. For Web and Desktop

  • Updated quip.com login page: We’ve redesigned the quip.com login page. Easily sign in with your email, Salesforce and Salesforce Sandbox accounts, and Slack. For Web

Versions: Web

June 9, 2020

What's New

  • Set and display your current status: In a meeting? Having lunch? Let your colleagues know by setting a status on your account. In the desktop app or on the web, open your account menu (that’s your avatar, down in the lower-left corner), and choose “Profile and Status....” On the iOS app, tap the Quip icon at the top of your Updates feed, then choose “Status.” Type whatever you like, add an emoji for extra flavor, and set a time for the status to expire, if you like. You can see other people’s status (and they can see yours) whenever you’re direct messaging with them, or whenever you hover their name in a document, spreadsheet, activity pane, etc. For Web, Desktop, and iOS

  • Get Actionable Metrics on your Quip documents and templates in Salesforce: See how your users engage with Quip documents and templates in Salesforce. Track user engagement with important documents like Account Plans and Mutual Close Plans. With Quip for Customer 360 metrics, you can build Lightning reports and dashboards in Salesforce that track users’ template adoption. For Web

  • Keep Documents in Sync with Live Paste in Lightning Flow: Save time updating multiple Quip documents and create a single source of truth with Live Paste. Copy content from a source document and paste it with Live Paste in a new document. After you update the source content, the content automatically updates in all documents that reference it. With Live Paste in Lightning Flow, you can automatically add and update content from a source document to a target document when a record changed in Salesforce. For Web

Versions: Web, Mac 7.12.2, Windows 7.12.2, iOS 7.12.0, Android 7.12.1

June 2, 2020

What's New

  • Restrict Platforms and Set Session Timeout lengths: From the Quip Admin Console for each platform, admins can set session lengths to control how long users can access Quip before needing to sign in again. Admins can restrict user access by platform. The admin console will now require a separate log in from the main Quip site, the session length can also be setup independently. Admins can set settings in Admin Console under Settings > Security > Platform Management. For Web

Versions: Web

May 26, 2020

What's New

  • Use Live Paste to keep content in sync across multiple documents: Just copy the content you’re interested in, paste it into a different document, then choose Live Paste from the menu that appears below your pasted content. Whenever that content gets updated at the source, it’ll automatically be updated wherever you Live Pasted it. (Note that you can also choose manual updates, if you prefer.) It works for text, lists, tables, images, videos — or any mix of those things — and it’s a simple but powerful way to establish a single source of truth for the content that matters to your team. For Web, Desktop, and Mobile.

  • Organize your folders with bulk move and delete: When browsing a folder in list view, you can now move or delete multiple items all at the same time. Hold down option (on a Mac) or alt (on Windows) and click the items you want to select, then head up to the Item menu (or just right-click) to choose what you want to do to them. Keyboard users: You can multi-select by holding command (on a Mac) or control (on Windows) while arrowing up and down, then hitting the space bar. For Web.

Versions: Web, Mac 7.11.1, Windows 7.11.0

May 19, 2020

What's New

  • Mute “document open” notifications: When you share a document with someone, we currently send you a notification when they open it. If you’d rather we didn’t do that, open your Account menu, select Notifications, and uncheck “Notify when people open documents you’ve shared.” For Web, Desktop, and Mobile.

Versions:

May 12, 2020

What's New

  • Clearer sharing permissions for read- and comment-only users: If your access to a document is limited to reading and commenting, we’ll let you know through a tooltip on its share button. Just hover or tab over to discover. For Web.

Versions: Web

May 5, 2020

What's New

  • MDM support for iOS and Android: Now you can deploy and manage the Quip app through your mobile device management provider. Learn more about the products and configurations we currently support. Learn more. For iOS and Android.

Versions: Web, Windows 7.10.2, Mac 7.10.3, iOS 7.10.0, Android 7.10.0

April 21, 2020

What's New

  • Organize your favorites into collections Keep your favorites tidy by bundling them into collections. If your list of favorites is taller than your sidebar, you’ll appreciate this one. (Also, for consistency, your favorites will always be contained to their drawer regardless of whether the sidebar is collapsed or expanded). Learn more. For Web, Mac, and Windows.

  • Selecting multiple cells in spreadsheets: By holding down Cmd (on Mac) or Ctrl (on a PC) while clicking in a spreadsheet, you can select multiple cells to take action on. You can even drag after clicking to select multiple ranges. For Web and Desktop.

  • Quip for Customer 360 Features in VPC: Q4C360 features, such as live reports and live apps, are now fully supported in PCs. For Web, Mac, and Windows.

  • Sign into your quip.com account with Salesforce Sandbox SSO: Now you can easily sign into your quip.com or subdomain.quip.com account with your Salesforce Sandbox login credentials. Simply select “Sign in with Salesforce Sandbox” on the sign in page. For Web.

  • IFTTT Integration: Due to low usage, we have decided to turn off our IFTTT integration feature in chat.