Fantastical for iOS and iPadOS Release Notes

  1. Fantastical 3.3.4 January 4, 2021

    • Added an option to choose the email that meeting proposals are sent from (add additional emails to your Flexibits account at hub.flexibits.com)
    • Added an option to resend meeting proposal emails to specific users
    • Added support for detecting UberConference links
    • Search is now smart quote insensitive (e.g. ' will match ‘ and ’)
    • Fixed size of date pickers when using the extra large accessibility text sizes
    • Fixed an issue sending WhatsApp messages to people from birthday events
    • Fixed an issue where travel time wouldn't show suggestions when an explicit location hadn't been selected
    • Fixed an issue where travel time and alerts wouldn't work correctly together on Exchange accounts
  2. Fantastical 3.3.3 December 9, 2020

    • Added support for combining events from Reclaim (reclaim.ai)
    • Added option to disable Microsoft Teams integration when adding an Office 365 account
    • Priority of tasks is now shown in the widgets
    • Up Next widget now includes birthdays and anniversaries set to include all-day events
    • Events that are shorter than 4 hours are now shown more clearly in the DayTicker
    • Fixed an issue where the widget that shows the next two months wouldn't work
    • Fixed an issue where downloading an attachment on Exchange could get stuck or wouldn't show the download progress
    • Fixed an issue where signing in to a different Flexibits account sometimes wouldn't work
    • Fixed WhatsApp action sometimes not working in the birthday and anniversary view
    • Fixed creating templates from events not preserving alarms
    • Fixed a crash that could occur when modifying Interesting Calendars on another device
    • Various fixes and improvements
  3. Fantastical 3.3.2 December 9, 2020

    • Fantastical 3.3.2 was replaced by Fantastical 3.3.3
  4. Fantastical 3.3.1 November 20, 2020

    • Added support for TheraNest Appointments
    • Fixed a crash when removing an interesting calendar from another device
    • Fixed an issue where using a template event with travel time wouldn't include the travel time in the new event
    • Various fixes and improvements
  5. Fantastical 3.3 November 12, 2020

    IMPORTANT: There are changes to some widgets that require your attention!

    • The small event list widget will disappear when you update! Don't panic, just re-add it.
    • The Show Tasks and Show Events widget settings will be reset. If you have either of these settings turned off, edit your widget settings and choose new settings.

    In better news, there are fun new widget options!

    • New “Event List + Date” widget
    • New “Quick Action” widget
    • Customizable quick action button in the Event List widgets
    • Manual theme control for all widgets (including a pure black option)
    • All-day events and tasks can be turned off in Event List widgets
    • Up Next widget will always show a countdown until the next timed event
    • Up Next widget can be limited to only show events occurring today
    • Combined events now appear with stripes for each calendar
    • Event List widgets will show more events in some cases

    And also:

    • Sunrise and sunset times are now shown in the weather forecast
    • Severe weather alerts are now shown in the list, widgets, and weather forecast
    • Added support for adding Microsoft Teams meetings to events on Office 365 (requires reauthenticating your Office 365 account)
    • Added option to automatically add Google Meet conferences to new invitations on Google accounts
    • Added support for detecting Skype, Doxy, SimplePractice, and BlueJeans Events URLs
    • Added a Wind Down shortcut to show your schedule for tomorrow when you're getting ready to sleep
    • Minor performance improvements during app launch and when there are changes to events
    • Fixed an issue where responding to a single instance of a recurring event wouldn't work in some situations
    • Fixed an issue where alerts for repeating events would show the wrong date in the notification
    • Fixed an issue where creating an invitation with a Google Meet conference would send two emails to the invitees
    • Fixed an issue where checking availability could show events off by an hour
    • Various fixes and improvements
  6. Fantastical 3.2.3 November 2, 2020

    • Anniversaries are now shown in the month view with a separate icon
    • Improved launch time in some situations
    • Fixed an issue where adding Outlook.com accounts would fail after signing in
    • Fixed an issue where responding to a single instance of a recurring event wouldn't work in some situations
    • Fixed an issue where notifications for recurring events could show the wrong date
    • Various fixes and improvements
  7. Fantastical 3.2.2 October 14, 2020

    • Added support for Vonage meetings and Hopin sessions
    • Improved support for Exchange hybrid modern auth
    • Improved performance and efficiency of background sync
    • Redesigned custom snooze options when tapping and holding on a notification
    • Sending emails now uses the default mail app on iOS 14 when possible
    • Double-tap on the time picker to switch between 1 and 5 minute increments
    • Fixed an issue where using Fantastical could stutter when making changes to multiple tasks at once
    • Fixed an issue where the list could unexpectedly jump to the start of the day
    • Fixed calendar week numbers sometimes being off by one in the widget
    • Fixed an issue where reopening Fantastical sometimes changes the date
    • Fixed a flicker in the list during app launch
    • Fixed Zoom meetings getting removed incorrectly when associated with some iCloud events
    • Fixed Zoom meetings getting removed incorrectly when deleting a single instance of a recurring event
    • Fixed a hang when trying to refresh Zoom meetings that no longer exist on Zoom
    • Various fixes and improvements
  8. Fantastical 3.2.1 September 29, 2020

    • Added support for detecting Google Meet live streams and Hopin links
    • A password is no longer automatically added to Zoom PMI meetings if set in the Zoom account settings
    • Responding to a recurring event will now more consistently ask if you want to respond to just one instance or the entire series
    • The time picker is now shown before the date picker
    • Fixed an issue where making changes to a date or time could cause the picker to hide too soon
    • Fixed an issue where the widgets could incorrectly show future events as happening today
    • Fixed an issue where weather sometimes wouldn't appear in the widget
    • Fixed an issue where info could appear truncated in the widget
    • Fixed an issue where syncing lots of changes on iCloud, Google, and CalDAV accounts could drop some changes
    • Fixed changing time zone override not updating the widgets immediately
    • Fixed a crash when trying to add an invalid file as an attachment to an event on Google Calendar
    • Fixed a potential crash when loading weather forecasts
    • Various fixes and improvements
  9. Fantastical 3.2 September 23, 2020

    • Widgets for iOS 14! 12 new and customizable widgets to view the date, weather, calendar, upcoming events, and tasks right on your home screen.
    • Support for Scribble on iPadOS 14
    • Support for new date and time pickers on iOS 14
    • Recurring events are now shown more prominently when viewing hidden items
    • Short back-to-back events are now less likely to overlap in Day and Week views
    • Fixed an issue where sync to Google could get stuck in some situations
    • Fixed an issue where sync errors on Zoom accounts sometimes wouldn't be shown
    • Fixed an issue where notifications for recurring events could disappear suddenly
    • Fixed an issue where deleting an event in the Apple Watch app wouldn't sync to the phone
    • Various fixes and improvements
  10. Fantastical 3.1.6 September 11, 2020

    • Added support for RingCentral Video, Around, and Blackboard conference calls
    • Added an option to automatically add default alerts when accepting an invitation
    • Alerts are no longer shown for hidden items
    • Fixed a potential crash when creating new tasks
    • Fixed an issue where URLs could get removed from newly created events on Google Calendar
    • Fixed an issue where changing the color of an invitation on Google Calendar wouldn't stick in some cases
    • Fixed an issue adding Office 365 accounts when the account name contains certain non-Latin characters
    • Fixed adding an attendee to a repeating event on Exchange causing all attendees to get notified of changes
    • Fixed responding to all instances of a repeating Exchange invitation not responding to the modified instances of the invitation
    • Various fixes and improvements
  11. Fantastical 3.1.5 August 25, 2020

    • Added support for Circuit, Vidyo, and StarLeaf conference calls
    • Improved search speed when searching through many items from Reminders
    • Can now drag and drop to change the order of templates
    • Fixed Zoom one-tap mobile numbers not being created correctly if a telephone password is specified
    • Fixed an issue where rescheduling an event on another device wouldn't hide the notification for the event
    • Fixed an issue creating Exchange events in the Lisbon time zone
    • Fixed an issue when dragging a Todoist task from timed to all-day in Day or Week view
    • Various fixes and improvements
  12. Fantastical 3.1.4 July 31, 2020

    • Added option to hide all instances of a repeating event
    • Added option to Zoom accounts to insert Zoom meeting URLs in the location
    • Minor performance improvements in Day and Week views
    • Fixed an issue that could cause the today widget to show Unable to Load
    • Fixed some Siri Shortcuts not working
    • Fixed an issue where invitations from Exchange servers could appear as free instead of busy
    • Fixed Show Contact not working from birthdays and anniversaries
    • Fixed an issue where Todoist tasks wouldn't sync if changes were made while offline
    • Fixed a case where Exchange sync could hang if there are hundreds of thousands of emails in the inbox
    • Fixed a case where Exchange invitations wouldn't be matched correctly if the Exchange account is using an email alias
    • Various fixes and improvements
  13. Fantastical 3.1.3 July 23, 2020

    • Hidden read-only events will now sync across devices
    • New option to manage hidden items in the calendar sets menu
    • Anniversary events are now shown more nicely with quick options to message, call, or email the contact
    • Added support for showing contact images from Gravatar when viewing invitees
    • Exchange events with Tentative and Out of Office availability can now be saved as templates
    • Creating a template from an event will no longer save Zoom or Google Meet meeting info in the template
    • Improvements to conference call detection
    • Duplicate alarms for the same event on multiple calendars are no longer shown as separate notifications
    • Improvements when handling unexpected event data on CalDAV and Exchange
    • Fixed moving an event across calendars while also making changes to the event details not saving the changes
    • Fixed an issue where creating a recurring event with an end date on Exchange would sometimes end the recurrence one day early
    • Fixed an issue where Exchange categories would not appear if the Exchange server sent invalid category settings
    • Fixed Zoom meeting info not being included in the notes in some situations
    • Various fixes and improvements
  14. Fantastical 3.1.1 June 26, 2020

    • Added support for BigBlueButton, Chime, Highfive, Lifesize, VooV, Whereby, and ZoomGov conference calls
    • Improved detection for certain types of Zoom, GoToMeeting, and BlueJeans links
    • Conference calls are now detected inside Microsoft ATP safe links
    • Better handling when moving an item with attachments across accounts
    • Added Join button to Day and Week view when an event with a conference call is coming up soon
    • Various fixes and improvements
  15. Fantastical 3.1 June 16, 2020

    • Added option to have calendar sets activate at a specific time: Have your Work calendar set activate in the morning and your Home calendar set activate in the evening!
    • Added conference call link detection for Zoom, Webex, Microsoft Teams, GoToMeeting, RingCentral Meetings, BlueJeans, and Skype for Business
    • Upcoming events with a conference call will show a Join button in the list, Day, and Week view
    • Events with a conference call now show a badge in the list
    • Updated iMessage stickers and added some fun new stickers!
    • Creating a Zoom meeting now respects the Personal Meeting ID default setting for Zoom accounts
    • Performance improvements in some situations if Reminders isn’t behaving properly on your device
    • Upcoming canceled events in the Apple Watch complication are no longer shown
    • Canceled events are now shown with strikethrough on the Apple Watch app
    • Added option to Apple Watch settings to allow prioritizing overdue tasks over upcoming items
    • Added DuckDuckGo as a default browser option
    • Fixed moving an invitation from one calendar to another on the same Google account
    • Fixed an issue toggling all-day on a task from Reminders
    • Fixed an issue creating Zoom meetings if certain password restrictions are set on the Zoom account
    • Fixed an issue creating Zoom PMI meetings using the PMI password that was set on the Zoom account
    • Fixed an issue where due dates on Google Tasks could be off by a day
    • Fixed an issue where combining events wouldn’t combine them based on the order of accounts
    • Fixed duplicating all-day events not creating an all-day task
    • Fixed an issue where snoozing a task could cause the due date to change
    • Fixed tasks assigned to yourself in Todoist getting hidden incorrectly
    • Fixed not being able to hide single instances of read-only recurring events
    • Fixed not being able to add a Google Meet call to a single instance of a recurring event
    • Fixed an issue where editing a recurring Google Calendar event could cause it to lose its custom color
    • Fixed an issue where swiping to delete or choose options for an event in the list could cause the swipe actions to disappear randomly
    • Fixed an issue where the Today widget would show Unable to Load or respond slowly in some situations
    • Fixed an issue creating custom yearly recurring events
    • Fixed an issue where all-day events wouldn’t receive default alerts when tapping and holding to create an event in month view
    • Fixed an issue where weather icons wouldn’t appear in month view on some iPhone screen sizes
    • Various fixes and improvements
  16. Fantastical 3.0.13 May 5, 2020

    • Minor performance improvements in some situations
    • Improved handling of overdue tasks on Apple Watch
    • Day of the week is now shown in the list on 38mm Apple Watch
    • Fixed weather location not updating automatically on Apple Watch app in some situations
    • Fixed an issue where snoozing events from notifications might not work in some situations
    • Fixed an issue where task due dates could appear incorrectly when the system calendar is set to Japanese
    • Fixed an issue where recurring event invitations could show too many copies in the notifications section
    • Various fixes and improvements
  17. Fantastical 3.0.12 April 25, 2020

    • Can now create all-day tasks for Reminders, CalDAV, and Exchange!
    • Added a setting to choose what time notifications for all-day tasks appear
    • Zoom meetings now automatically have a password set for the meeting to increase meeting security
    • Can now mark invitees as optional by editing invitees, swiping on an invitee, and tapping Make Optional
    • Improved URL detection in Todoist tasks
    • The Upcoming Item shortcut now returns the color of the calendar, notes, and URL of the item so that the information can be passed in to other shortcuts
    • Improved quickly swiping between days when the list is set to show only one or two days at a time
    • Fixed a potential crash on app launch
    • Fixed an issue where notifications for recurring events might not appear
    • Fixed an issue where the UI could jump to the wrong date in certain situations on iPad
    • Fixed an issue where adding a task from the share sheet in another app could cause the task to not sync to other devices
    • Various fixes and improvements
  18. Fantastical 3.0.11 April 20, 2020

    • Added a new Apple Watch complication style to show additional event details on the Infograph Modular watch face
    • Apple Watch complication updates more quickly
    • More events and tasks are now shown in the Apple Watch app
    • Adding an event from the Apple Watch app will now add default alerts to the event
    • Todoist tasks with URLs in the title will now show the URL separately
    • Added an option to hide Todoist tasks that are assigned to other people
    • Can now add accounts for servers that have untrusted SSL certificates
    • Fixed an issue where some notifications would not appear when Fantastical was in the background
    • Fixed an issue where the Apple Watch app could stop syncing temporarily
    • Fixed an issue moving events with Zoom meetings that had long notes
    • Fixed an issue syncing all-day tasks on Exchange
    • Fixed an issue where Office 365 accounts could unnecessarily prompt for reauthorization
    • Fixed a potential crash when rescheduling certain repeating events
    • Various fixes and improvements
  19. Fantastical 3.0.10 April 2, 2020

    • Fixed a crash when managing some account settings
  20. Fantastical 3.0.9 April 1, 2020

    • Cursor support on iPadOS 13.4
    • A preview of surrounding events and tasks is now shown when viewing incoming invitations
    • Weather is now shown on days that have no events when showing one or two days at a time in the list
    • Day and Week view can now show more hours at once
    • Tightened spacing in Month view to make more text visible
    • Event and task notifications now appear when Fantastical is active
    • Tapping date headers in the list of events in the watch app now shows the weather forecast
    • Improved sync responsiveness between iPhone and Apple Watch
    • Fixed an issue where the Apple Watch could get stuck syncing and would stop updating
    • Fixed an issue where Office 365 accounts wouldn't prompt for reauthorization if the login expires
    • Fixed an issue where the prompt to request G Suite sync access could cause some events to not be synced
    • Fixed an issue where long events could appear at the wrong time when the option to only show hours from day start to end is enabled
    • Fixed an issue where all-day tasks wouldn't appear correctly in Month view
    • Fixed a crash when trying to send changes to Todoist while offline
    • Various fixes and improvements
  21. Fantastical 3.0.8 March 13, 2020

    • Added support for Exchange public folders
    • Added option to disable weather in the Apple Watch app
    • Added option to disable Up Next in the Apple Watch app
    • Improved launch performance in some situations when Calendars from iOS is enabled
    • Fixed an issue where the Apple Watch app wouldn't sync immediately for Fantastical 2 users when uninstalling and reinstalling the app
    • Fixed an issue where changing the primary email address of the Flexibits account wouldn't be reflected in the app
    • Fixed an issue where creating Todoist tasks wouldn't save reminders
    • Fixed an issue where syncing in the background might not finish correctly
    • Fixed an issue with favorite time zones where the same time zone could appear multiple times but for different cities
    • Fixed an issue where some completed Google Tasks might not appear
    • Various fixes and improvements
  22. Fantastical 3.0.7 March 1, 2020

    • New keyboard shortcuts:
    • Command-1/2/3/4 change between Day/Week/Month/Year views
    • Control-1/2/3/4/etc change the current calendar set
    • Arrow keys change the selected date
    • Up and down arrow keys move between autocomplete suggestions when using the parser
    • Hidden calendars are now marked more clearly when autocompleting calendars in the parser
    • Added Siri Shortcut to open Fantastical on a specific date
    • Added an option to send a cancelation message when deleting an Exchange invitation
    • Improved handling of failed logins to the Flexibits account when using Sign in with Apple or Sign in with Google
    • Notes for Zoom conference calls update more quickly when updating Zoom options
    • Combined events are no longer double counted in the app badge count
    • Tasks appear more consistently in the watch complication
    • Improvements to syncing between iPhone and Apple Watch
    • The Only Show Day Start And End Hours now applies to both the Day and Week views
    • Fixed an issue where the Today widget would show an Unable to Load error for some people
    • Fixed an issue where Time Zone Override wasn't immediately activated at launch for some people
    • Minor performance improvements loading large numbers of events and tasks
    • Various fixes and improvements
  23. Fantastical 3.0.6 February 15, 2020

    • Fixed an issue where syncing to the watch would make the app respond slowly
    • Various fixes and improvements
  24. Fantastical 3.0.5 February 13, 2020

    • The titles of Exchange events are now more visible when checking availability
    • Fixed an issue where tasks that will be due soon did not appear in the Apple Watch
    • Fixed an issue where invitees couldn't be selected on an iPad
    • Fixed an issue where a Zoom conference invitation would be sent multiple times
    • Fixed an issue where Zoom conferences would incorrectly appear with a Google Hangouts button
    • Fixed an issue where deleting a single instance of a recurring event on Google didn't work in some situations
    • Fixed some potential crashes
    • Various fixes and improvements
  25. Fantastical 3.0.4 February 8, 2020

    • Add an option to hide tasks in the Day, Week, and Month views
    • Completed tasks will now be hidden automatically after 10 seconds
    • Fixed an issue where notifications would not appear for some users
    • Fixed an issue where deleting a single instance of a recurring event on Google didn't work in some situations
    • Fixed an issue where accepting an invitation on Exchange wouldn't change the status from Tentative to Busy
    • Fixed an issue editing some geofenced tasks
    • Fixed an issue where some new accounts could get stuck waiting for email verification
    • Fixed an issue where rotating to Week view and back could cause the selected date to not be visible
    • Fixed an issue adding accounts requiring two-factor authentication on iPad
    • Fixed some potential crashes
    • Various fixes and improvements
  26. Fantastical 3.0.3 February 4, 2020

    • Attaching a Zoom meeting to an Exchange event now updates the event notes with the Zoom meeting info
    • Sharing to Fantastical from Apple Maps and OmniFocus shares data more accurately
    • Fixed responding to Meetup events
    • Fixed floating time zone events appearing incorrectly when using time zone override
    • Fixed truncated text on 38mm Apple Watch
    • Fixed weather appearing blurred on Apple Watch for Fantastical 2 users
    • Fixed some event and task cards not appearing on Siri watch face
    • Fixed not being able to delete geofence from a reminder
    • Fixed an issue saving events with locations to some Exchange calendars
    • Fixed an issue where Save For This Event Only wouldn't appear when editing some certain repeating events
    • Fixed an issue where the text input would jump to the end when editing an event or task's title
    • Various fixes and improvements
  27. Fantastical 3.0 January 29, 2020

    • Welcome to the new Fantastical!
  28. Fantastical 2.11.5 January 6, 2020

    • Fixed an issue opening locations with ampersands in Google Maps
    • Fixed an issue using Move to change the due date of reminders on iOS 13
    • Fixed an issue using TextExpander fill-ins on iOS 13
    • Various fixes and improvements
  29. Fantastical 2.11.4 November 16, 2019

    • Added support for opening maps in Magic Earth
    • Fixed an issue where completing a recurring reminder wouldn't update the list correctly on iOS 13
    • Fixed an issue where some Exchange tasks wouldn't sync correctly on iOS 13
    • Fixed a potential crash when dismissing search
    • Fixed an issue where opening Fantastical would sometimes show settings immediately
    • Various fixes and improvements
  30. Fantastical 2.11.3 October 12, 2019

    • Various fixes and improvements
  31. Fantastical 2.11.2 October 5, 2019

    • Fixes for iOS 13 dark mode
    • All-day reminders are now shown as all-day instead of due at midnight
    • Various fixes and improvements
  32. Fantastical 2.11.1 September 22, 2019

    • Various fixes and improvements
  33. Fantastical 2.11 September 19, 2019

    • Support for iOS 13
    • Dark mode
    • Input and output parameters for Siri Shortcuts
  34. Fantastical 2.10.8 August 27, 2019

    • Fixed an issue where the time zone could get lost when rescheduling reminders
    • Internal performance improvements to the parser
    • Various fixes and improvements
  35. Fantastical 2.10.7 May 22, 2019

    • Fixed a potential crash when searching locations
    • Various fixes and improvements
  36. Fantastical 2.10.6 May 8, 2019

    • Fixed an issue where choosing location suggestions in cities with overlapping addresses could pick the wrong address
    • Month names on Apple Watch complications are shown as two letters instead of three letters in some situations to avoid getting truncated
    • Various fixes and improvements
  37. Fantastical 2.10.5 February 27, 2019

    • Fixed an issue where selecting Current Location when editing an event's location would show an error
    • Improved right-to-left language support when entering notes
    • Various fixes and improvements
  38. Fantastical 2.10.4 February 16, 2019

    • Various fixes and improvements
  39. Fantastical 2.10.3 December 18, 2018

    • Added option to open maps in Transit
    • Added support for Hebrew and Islamic birthdays
    • Infograph complication now shows nothing when there are no events or reminders for the day
    • Siri Shortcut for today and tomorrow's schedule now speaks a summary and the next upcoming event or reminder
    • Various fixes and improvements
  40. Fantastical 2.10.2 October 28, 2018

    • Added Siri shortcut to create a new event or reminder with the contents of the clipboard
    • Various fixes and improvements
  41. Fantastical 2.10.1 October 8, 2018

    • Various fixes and improvements
  42. Fantastical 2.10 October 3, 2018

    • Full support for iOS 12 and watchOS 5
    • Support for Siri Shortcuts: Quickly add new events, view upcoming events and reminders, and view calendars or reminder lists with Siri Shortcuts
    • Updated interactive notifications: Snooze alerts for events and reminders directly from iOS notifications
    • Support for Infograph watch faces
    • Support for Siri watch face
    • Fantastical 2 now requires iOS 11 or later and watchOS 4 or later
    • Various fixes and improvements
  43. Fantastical 2.9.10 August 14, 2018

    • Various fixes and improvements
  44. Fantastical 2.9.9 July 14, 2018

    • Fixed some minor visual issues
    • Various fixes and improvements
  45. Fantastical 2.9.8 May 19, 2018

    • Fixed an issue where editing a location sometimes wouldn't save on iOS 11.3
    • Fixed an issue when modifying alerts for a repeating invitation
    • Fixed choosing a different event time when there are conflicts with invitees
    • Fixed an issue where the search results would not update correctly
    • Fixed Chinese birthday display in some situations
    • Various fixes and improvements
  46. Fantastical 2.9.7 April 6, 2018

    • Fixed the Today widget not working consistently on some devices
    • Fixed an issue where the watch app could crash when viewing some birthdays
    • Various fixes and improvements
  47. Fantastical 2.9.6 March 1, 2018

    • Added option to open locations in Yandex.Maps
    • Improved opening locations in Waze
    • Fixed an issue where a period (.) could appear in the title when using the numeric keyboard
    • Various fixes and improvements
  48. Fantastical 2.9.5 February 6, 2018

    • Various fixes and improvements
  49. Fantastical 2.9.4 January 26, 2018

    • Various fixes and improvements
  50. Fantastical 2.9.3 December 8, 2017

    • Improvements for iPhone X
    • Added Scribble support when adding events and reminders on Apple Watch
    • Various fixes and improvements
  51. Fantastical 2.9.2 November 1, 2017

    • Ready for iPhone X
    • Various fixes and improvements
  52. Fantastical 2.9.1 October 4, 2017

    • Fixed an issue when viewing some events with notes that were created on iOS 11
    • Various fixes and improvements
  53. Fantastical 2.9 September 25, 2017

    • Updated for iOS 11
    • Drag and drop events and reminders from the list onto the DayTicker or calendar
    • Various fixes and improvements
  54. Fantastical 2.8.7 August 29, 2017

    • Extra keyboard row appears again on smaller screens
    • Added 1 week before, 2 weeks before, and 1 month before alert options when setting alerts for timed events
    • Alerts for declined events are no longer shown
    • Various fixes and improvements
  55. Fantastical 2.8.6 July 12, 2017

    • Fixed watch app not loading on watchOS 3.1
    • Various fixes and improvements
  56. Fantastical 2.8.5 July 7, 2017

    • Various fixes and improvements
  57. Fantastical 2.8.4 May 5, 2017

    • Added option to share events using the iOS share sheet
    • Added support for Brave browser
    • Apple Watch: Added option to count down to upcoming events and reminders
    • Apple Watch: Added option to show just upcoming events or reminders due today in the small complication
    • Various fixes and improvements
  58. Fantastical 2.8.3 February 21, 2017

    • Apple Watch: Force Touch on an event with a location to get directions to the location
    • Apple Watch: Added option for small complication to show the number of remaining events or reminders today
    • Swipe left or right in the list when showing one or two days at a time to go to the next or previous day
    • Fixed an issue where the app badge wouldn't clear after the last event of the day
    • Fixed a rare crash after adding a new event or reminder
    • Various fixes and improvements
  59. Fantastical 2.8.2 February 6, 2017

    • Fixed App Icon Badge not updating automatically in some situations
    • Fixed for some notifications incorrectly disappearing after being shown
  60. Fantastical 2.8.1 February 2, 2017

    • Fixed an issue when searching
  61. Fantastical 2.8 February 1, 2017

    • Fantastical now requires iOS 10
    • Stickers! Express yourself in iMessage with Fantastical's sticker pack
    • Rich notifications allow you to quickly see more details about upcoming events and reminders
    • New haptic feedback on iPhone 7
    • Improved support for Dynamic Type
    • Improved reliability of Apple Watch app
    • Fantastical now only uses your location when the app is open, instead of always (it was never actually used always, but the privacy setting now reflects actual usage)
    • Fixed a potential crash when using a third-party keyboard
    • Various fixes and improvements
  62. Fantastical 2.7.5 October 31, 2016

    • Various fixes and improvements
  63. Fantastical 2.7.4 October 28, 2016

    • Various fixes and improvements
  64. Fantastical 2.7.3 October 20, 2016

    • Fixed incorrect Chinese birthday ages for some contacts
    • Fixed widget appearing blank if Timeline setting is disabled
    • Fixed widget sometimes not showing when there were additional events on a day
    • Various fixes and improvements
  65. Fantastical 2.7.2 October 3, 2016

    • Various fixes and improvements
  66. Fantastical 2.7.1 September 27, 2016

    • Overdue reminders are now shown more prominently in the Today widget
    • Added option to hide the calendar in the Today widget on iOS 10
    • Improved readability of Today widget on iOS 10
    • Fixed Today widget layout sometimes appearing incorrectly on iOS 9
    • Various fixes and improvements
  67. Fantastical 2.7 September 16, 2016

    • Fantastical for iPhone now requires iOS 9 or iOS 10
    • Updated Today widget that shows your schedule at a glance and can be expanded to show more details
    • Added option to show only some calendars and reminder lists in the Watch app
    • Added option to show all-day events in the Watch complication
    • New launcher style for Watch complication to quickly open Fantastical from a watch face
    • Faster Watch complication updates on watchOS 3
    • Numeric keyboard row now appears more consistently with third-party keyboards
    • New 3D Touch gestures: 3D Touch on the red header to go to a different date, 3D Touch on a date picker to jump to today
    • Improved support for when receiving shared items from OmniFocus
    • Improved keyboard shortcuts when using a Bluetooth keyboard
    • Various fixes and improvements
  68. Fantastical 2.6.5 August 9, 2016

    • Fixed a potential crash when sharing to Fantastical
    • Fixed a potential problem typing new events with third-party keyboards
    • Fixed not being able to swipe to delete canceled Exchange events
    • Various fixes and improvements
  69. Fantastical 2.6.4 July 24, 2016

    • Added option to open links in Fantastical without switching to another app
    • Added option to email all invitees of an event (tap on the mail icon of an invitee)
    • Added additional custom repeat options for monthly and yearly events
    • Added option to show events and reminders for just today and tomorrow on Apple Watch
    • Fixed an issue where notifications could appear incorrectly if there are multiple birthdays
    • Fixed an issue where typing into very long notes could cause the insertion point to jump around
    • Reminders are now sorted so higher priority reminders are shown first
    • Apple Watch app improvements
    • Various fixes and improvements
  70. Fantastical 2.6.3 March 14, 2016

    • Various fixes and improvements
  71. Fantastical 2.6.2 February 29, 2016

    • Can now tap and hold on an event in the week view to move, duplicate, or delete it
    • Fixed an issue where some birthdays could appear with the incorrect age
    • Fixed an issue where the app header would disappear when sharing a contact from an invitation
    • Fixed the time shifting incorrectly when changing an event to floating time zone
    • Fixed an issue where multiple notifications at the same time would not appear correctly on an Apple Watch
    • Fixed an issue where dictating repeating events from the Apple Watch app did not save the repeating rule
    • Various fixes and improvements
  72. Fantastical 2.6.1 January 26, 2016

    • Swipe on an invitation in the pending invitations section to ignore the invitation without sending a response
    • Added option to show the selected day and next day in the list
    • Added support for Chinese lunar birthdays
    • Apple Watch complication now includes overdue reminders when showing the number of remaining items
    • Fixed a crash when viewing event invitations
  73. Fantastical 2.6 January 10, 2016

    • Improved Time Travel with the Apple Watch complication
    • Fixed an issue where the Today widget would sometimes not appear
    • Accessibility fixes
    • Various fixes and improvements
  74. Fantastical 2.5.3 December 11, 2015

    • Large Apple Watch complication now shows if there are two upcoming events at the same time
    • Show only the current date with the small Apple Watch complication (instead of the current date and weekday)
    • Tapping and holding in the week view now reschedules events more reliably (iPhone 6s and 6s Plus only)
    • Added support for opening links in Firefox
    • Fixed a crash when using search on iOS 8
    • Fixed an issue where reminders could appear duplicated in the Apple Watch app when completing them
  75. Fantastical 2.5.2 November 16, 2015

    • Added Peek and Pop to preview events and reminders for iPhone 6s
    • Added customization settings for Fantastical's Apple Watch complication to show the current date or the next upcoming event or reminder
    • Search now more clearly shows when there are no matches
    • Today widget now respects system text size setting
    • Fixed an issue where opening a location in Google Maps would sometimes not show the correct result
    • Fixed an issue where completed reminders would appear for too long on Apple Watch
    • Fixed not being able to change the repeat rule for some events
    • Various fixes and improvements
  76. Fantastical 2.5.1 October 15, 2015

    • Apple Watch complication now updates more consistently
    • Fixed an issue where your Apple Watch could vibrate unexpectedly
    • Fixed not being able to hide some calendars on the Apple Watch
    • Additional Apple Watch fixes and improvements
    • Using /calendarname to choose a calendar now searches account names if there are no matching calendars
    • Various fixes and improvements
  77. Fantastical 2.5 October 7, 2015

    • 3D Touch! Press firmly on the Fantastical app icon for quick actions
    • Fantastical's Apple Watch app now includes complications, a "go to date" option, plus improved speed and stability thanks to a native app (requires watchOS 2)
    • Additional iOS 9 fixes and improvements
    • Improved design for week view
    • Tap and hold on locations or URLs to choose an app to open them in (e.g. Google Maps or Apple Maps)
    • Multiple invitation notifications are now shown separately instead of grouped into a single notification
    • Improved highlight weekends for countries that have weekends on Friday and Saturday
    • Fixed hang when adding new events with VoiceOver
    • Fixed location and phone data detectors not appearing in event titles
    • Various fixes and improvements
  78. Fantastical 2.4.2 September 10, 2015

    • Various fixes and improvements
  79. Fantastical 2.4.1 August 18, 2015

    • Various fixes and improvements
  80. Fantastical 2.4 July 29, 2015

    • Drafts! While adding a new event or reminder, swipe down on the red header and it will save as a draft. Now you can browse your schedule, add another new event or reminder, or resume your draft at any time!
    • Full support for Japanese, including natural language event and reminder creation
    • Accessibility improvements
    • Time zone override setting is now respected for Apple Watch app
    • Snooze notification improvements for Apple Watch app
    • Various fixes and improvements
  81. Fantastical 2.3.1 June 13, 2015

    • Various fixes and improvements
  82. Fantastical 2.3 June 3, 2015

    • Introducing Fantastical 2 for Apple Watch. It's Fantastical, on your wrist!
    • Various fixes and improvements
  83. Fantastical 2.2.7 May 19, 2015

    • Fixed past events in the Today widget not dimming
    • Fixed issue when editing custom repeat settings
    • Better handling of snoozed recurring Reminders
    • Various fixes and improvements
  84. Fantastical 2.2.6 April 13, 2015

    • Events and reminders are now separate in Today Widget settings
    • Fixed a crash that could occur when using notifications
    • Various fixes and improvements
  85. Fantastical 2.2.5 March 25, 2015

    • Added Handoff support (with Fantastical 2 for Mac and Fantastical 2 for iPad)
    • Added option to set an alert for 12 hours before an event
    • Fixed a problem where the badge count and notifications would sometimes not appear
    • Fixed a problem where opening locations in Google Maps wouldn't work with certain region settings
    • Various fixes and improvements
  86. Fantastical 2.2.4 February 20, 2015

    • Fixed an issue where Fantastical could crash when using overdue recurring reminders
    • Fixed an issue where long notes would appear clipped when viewing an event
    • Various fixes and improvements
  87. Fantastical 2.2.3 January 29, 2015

    • Improved search to reduce the chance of unexpected matches
    • Added support for Opera Mini
    • Fixed a problem when editing detached recurring events
    • Fixed an issue where alerts could disappear from the lock screen
    • Various fixes and improvements
  88. Fantastical 2.2.2 December 5, 2014

    • Added the ability to change days in the Today widget when only the Events & Reminders option is enabled
    • Search now allows matching partial fragments of titles (e.g. “bday” will find Birthday)
    • Better handling of latitude and longitude coordinates for event locations
    • Fixed an issue when snoozing alerts on Exchange
    • Various fixes and improvements
  89. Fantastical 2.2.1 November 2, 2014

    • Fixed a problem when creating reminders with due dates from the app extension
    • Default calendar setting is now respected in the app extension
    • Various fixes and improvements
  90. Fantastical 2.2 October 22, 2014

    • View your calendar and event list in Notification Center with Fantastical's Today widget
    • Quickly create events or reminders from selected text in extension-enabled apps with Fantastical's app extension
    • Interactive notifications let you quickly snooze an alert or complete a reminder
    • Enhanced landscape view shows your event list when using iPhone 6 Plus
    • Fantastical 2 now requires iOS 8
    • Various fixes and improvements
  91. Fantastical 2.1.4 September 27, 2014

    • Additional iOS 8 improvements
    • Fixed a crash with iOS 7
    • Fixed a crash when using TextExpander
  92. Fantastical 2.1.3 September 24, 2014

    • Native display support for iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus
    • Fixed an issue when editing invitees from existing events
    • Fixed a hang when creating reminders with a geofence
    • Various fixes and improvements
  93. Fantastical 2.1.2 September 15, 2014

    • Added an option to disable the numeric keyboard (only for 4" screens)
    • Fixed certain URLs not opening in the browser correctly
    • Improved iOS 8 compatibility
    • Improved conference call passcode detection
    • Various fixes and improvements
  94. Fantastical 2.1.1 August 12, 2014

    • List now shows reminders that have an alert time but not a due date (mainly for Exchange tasks)
    • Reminders view can now be opened directly with the URL handler (fantastical2://show?view=reminders)
    • Added Dolphin Browser as a default browser option
    • Fixed snooze options sometimes not appearing if Fantastical was not running in the background
    • Fixed a hang when editing a reminder's due date on iOS 8
    • Fixed a potential crash on iOS 8 when accepting invitations
    • Fixed an autocapitalization bug on iOS 8
    • Fixed birthday alert times not saving correctly
    • Fixed birthday alerts being incorrect when the alert is set before the birthday
    • Various fixes and improvements
  95. Fantastical 2.1 July 23, 2014

    • Snooze! Open a Fantastical event or reminder notification to see snooze options
    • Search and add locations or contacts’ addresses when creating new events (tap the arrow in the location field)
    • New event invitation notifications and app icon badge option
    • Upcoming birthday notifications
    • Setting to hide the event details location map
    • Event preview when duplicating and moving items
    • Keyboard shortcuts when using an external keyboard (open Settings > Help > Tips and Tricks for more info)
    • Improved calendar colors in the week view
    • Improved appearance for timed events that span multiple days in the week view
    • Various fixes and improvements
  96. Fantastical 2.0.7 May 21, 2014

    • Improved week view layout when showing many overlapping events
    • Fixed a problem where alerts for reminders didn't update when using Move or Duplicate
    • Fixed a problem where posting to Facebook from a birthday wouldn't work
    • Fixed a problem where events in the week view could temporarily appear with the wrong color
    • Various fixes and improvements
  97. Fantastical 2.0.6 March 28, 2014

    • Fixed additional iOS 7.1 compatibility issues
    • Various fixes and improvements
  98. Fantastical 2.0.5 March 11, 2014

    • New Fantastical notification sounds for events and reminders
    • Added support for opening links in 1Password and Mercury web browsers
    • Added an option to send text messages in WhatsApp when sending messages from birthdays
    • Added support for creating events with floating time zones
    • Added an option for the app icon badge to show the current calendar week
    • Added swipe to delete for unwanted locations from the reminder geofence location list
    • Added support to tap on URLs and phone numbers in the title of events
    • Reminders with both a geofence and due date no longer trigger a notification until the day of the reminder is due
    • Visual update to week view to make events and event invitations easier to read
    • Improvements to conference call code detection
    • Improvements to accessibility
    • Improvements to search speed
    • Fixed a problem where duplicate notifications would sometimes appear
    • Various fixes and improvements
  99. Fantastical 2.0.4 January 3, 2014

    • Tapping and holding any back button now jumps back to the top view
    • Typing "task" or "todo" when creating a new item now keeps auto-capitalization enabled
    • Added support for Bold Text accessibility option
    • Improved reliability of App Icon Badge
    • Various fixes and improvements
  100. Fantastical 2.0.3 December 10, 2013

    • TextExpander support now requires TextExpander 2.3 or later
    • Added option to open maps in Waze
    • Fixed problems when editing recurring events with Google Calendar
    • Fixed an issue where future events wouldn't load if lots of reminders exist
    • Various bug fixes and improvements
  101. Fantastical 2.0.2 November 26, 2013

    • Improved location matching and search results for event details and when setting geofences for reminders
    • Added yet another App Icon Badge option: All Overdue Reminders (the same behavior as Apple’s Reminders app)
    • Fixed AM/PM incorrectly appearing in some places when using 24-hour time
    • Fixed invitees section appearing too small on 4" screens
    • Various fixes and improvements
  102. Fantastical 2.0.1 November 17, 2013

    • Fantastical 2 notifications now have a sound
    • Additional App Icon Badge options: Today's Remaining Events, Today's Due Reminders, and Incomplete Reminders
    • Adding a phone number as a location shows a call button in event details
    • Double-tapping a date picker switches between showing every minute and every five minutes
    • Added a "reminder" and "due" parameter to the URL handler. Example: fantastical2://parse?sentence=Buy%20milk&reminder=1&due=yyyy-MM-dd%20HH:mm
    • Additional parser improvements
    • Performance improvements for iPhone 4
    • Updated time zone database
    • Fixed a display issue with certain Asian languages
    • Fixed Dynamic Type not respecting large type settings from Accessibility
    • Fixed an issue where calendar colors could appear too dark or too light
    • Fixed an issue when editing events with a custom time zone
    • Fixed addresses in notes not opening in Google Maps when they should
    • Various fixes and improvements
  103. Fantastical 2.0 October 30, 2013

    • Initial release.

Fantastical for iPhone Release Notes

  1. Fantastical 1.1.6 September 23, 2013

    • Minor interface fixes when using iOS 7
  2. Fantastical 1.1.5 September 16, 2013

    • Minor interface fixes when using iOS 7
    • Various minor fixes and improvements
  3. Fantastical 1.1.4 July 18, 2013

    • Stability improvements
  4. Fantastical 1.1.3 July 9, 2013

    • Added a URL handler for searching. Example: fantastical://search?query=meeting or fantastical-x-callback://x-callback-url/search?query=meeting. Optional scope parameter can be title, location, invitees, or all.
    • Fixed a problem where you couldn't edit an alert that fires on a particular date after creating it
    • Fixed a problem where the ticker could appear out of position if you try scrolling the ticker and event list at the same time
    • Fixed a bug where the new event animation would appear incorrectly when specifying a different time zone
    • Fixed a bug where the event list could unexpectedly jump to the beginning of the day
    • Can now duplicate events to the same date
    • Various minor fixes and improvements
  5. Fantastical 1.1.2 May 13, 2013

    • Can now duplicate events from read-only calendars to writeable calendars
    • Added 45 minutes to the default event duration settings
    • Canceled events now appear crossed out in the event list
    • Fixed a problem where some events would appear incorrectly when changing time zones
    • Fixed a bug where an all-day event's alert wouldn't get set correctly on Exchange calendars
    • Various other improvements and bug fixes
  6. Fantastical 1.1.1 March 23, 2013

    • Added a new setting to show only one day at a time in the event list
    • Added x-callback-url support (see our FAQ page for more info)
    • Improved handling of invitations for recurring events
    • No longer allowed to add multiple alerts to Exchange events since Exchange doesn't support it
    • Fixed a bug where the times of new events could get ignored when time zone support was disabled
    • Fixed days in the DayTicker from appearing with extra characters in some languages
    • Fixed a bug where location text could get colored incorrectly sometimes
    • Various other improvements and fixes
  7. Fantastical 1.1 March 7, 2013

    • Multiple alerts when creating events
    • Time zone support
    • Duplicate or move events (tap and hold an event in the event list)
    • Go to a specific date (tap and hold the red title bar)
    • Event list is now scrollable when using the calendar
    • Today's timed events dim after the event has ended
    • Copied text containing event info can automatically be made into an event
    • Added setting to highlight weekends
    • Added setting to show empty days on the DayTicker
    • Added setting to display the number of today's remaining events or date on the app icon badge
    • State restoration (iOS 6 only)
    • A staggering number of other improvements, parser enhancements, and bug fixes
  8. Fantastical 1.0.4 January 30, 2013

    • Fixed multiple crashes
    • Fixed a problem where birthday events incorrectly appeared as all-day events
    • Fixed a problem where certain days incorrectly showed no events
    • Fixed a situation where the parser could ignore the time when entering a sentence
    • Various other bug fixes and improvements
  9. Fantastical 1.0.3 January 21, 2013

    • Specify the calendar for new events by adding "calendar [calendar name]" (e.g. "Lunch tomorrow at 1pm calendar home")
    • Improved handling when changing a new event's end date
    • Improved date handling when switching between all-day and timed events
    • "Unavailable" availability status now appears as "Out of office" when using Exchange
    • When creating a new event, tapping Show Details before entering a sentence now defaults to a timed event
    • Various other bug fixes and improvements
  10. Fantastical 1.0.2 December 19, 2012

    • Availability setting for all-day events now defaults to Free
    • Fixed a problem where today's date would sometimes appear on the DayTicker incorrectly
    • Fixed a crash when using certain characters to create a new event
    • Fixed a crash when creating a new event on iOS 5.1.1
  11. Fantastical 1.0.1 December 11, 2012

    • Added default alarms
    • Added Facebook badges to Facebook events
    • Improved performance when scrolling the DayTicker
    • Fixed crashes and other issues when loading very large numbers of events
    • Fixed minor locale problems with days of the week and dates (Japanese, Korean, and German in particular)
    • Various fixes and improvements
  12. Fantastical 1.0 November 29, 2012

    • Initial release
Fantastical for iOS and iPadOS