Bluink Key Android
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Phones running pre-Marshmallow (v6.0) has known issues with the Android keystore when adding or removing authentication methods (PINs, passwords, biometrics) used to unlock the phone
It is recommended that you make a backup of your Bluink Key credentials to prevent loss of this data in the event that the keystore is erased. For more information please see this article.
Need to restart app to switch languages
Can't open .inj backup file
Outlook or owa
Cause: Backup file becomes unusable because Outlook adds an extension of .eml
Workaround: Send backup using Gmail or default Android mail app OR Find file where you stored it from Outlook and rename to remove the .eml extension
Workaround: Download the file or send using mail app.
Autolock settings not exact
On Android devices, the system will reclaim memory from running apps. This means that even on 'Never' Bluink Key may autolock and require a password to encrypt data in memory again. Note that the app will only lock after a set number of minutes when it is in the background.
Selecting Bluink Key may cause app to scan again
Workaround: Restart the app and turn Bluetooth off/on.
Camera must be available for QR code scan
If not, the QR code scan may cause the Bluink Key app to stop.
- Added new credential templates.
Added support for Swiss French keyboard.
Bluetooth connectivity improvements.
- Bug fixes to device connection when user has multiple devices
New workflow for adding Bluink Key devices
New onboarding process for new installs
Minor bug fixes and improvements to UI
Updated navigation drawer options
Fix crashes for devices running Android versions prior to Lollipop
Memory usage optimizations
Bug fix for dialog boxes persisting after application locks
New notes section for credentials
Can now detect new Bluink Key firmware versions 4.14+
Bug fix for drawing issues during animations
UI enhancements to dialog boxes
UI changes for editing credential sets
UI changes for adding credential sets
New UI for U2F Keys accessed through navigation drawer
- Fixed a bug related to multiple button presses of the Bluetooth Icon causing Bluink Keys to be unable to connect
Add in-app support view for viewing device diagnostic logs and sending troubleshooting information to our support team
UI changes to device details view
Fixed a bug where a confirmation dialog would keep asking the user to save changes when cancel option was selected
Fixed a bug with change password online view menu not displaying items properly when too many items are in the credential
New password report feature accessable from the settings menu
Change password online enhancements
Long press on Bluetooth icon now opens a list of paired Bluink Keys to connect UI enhancements
New change password online feature
New old passwords view
New recents feature during filter mode
New quick credential item access using long press on the My Credentials dashboard
Improved backup creation/import time significantly. (Warning new backups created will not be compatible with previous app versions). Old backups will still be able to work.
- Stability improvements
Optimizations for large number of credentials (more than 500)
FIDO U2F protocol optimizations for large number of credentials
Usability fix on credential item edit for title/value fields
- Fixed a crash on credentials with biometric unlock policy on phones without biometric capabilities
- Fixed a crash that prevented pre-lollipop devices from working
- Fixed a crash happening on pre-lollipop devices
- Minor bug fix related to credential templates
Major bug fixes and stability improvements
Support for phones running on x86 and MIPS architectures
New keyboard settings for English (GBM) Mac, German T1 (Removed German T2), French (CAN) CSA, German Mac, French Mac.
Minor bug fixes/stability improvements with bluetooth device connection.
New workflow for adding credentials
Minor bug fixes.
New preference in "Connectivity" to enable/disable confirmation before credential injection
Bigger Injector button
Confirm when Injector button pressed for credentials
New lock screen
New password change flow