What’s New in Workflow

Here’s what we’ve been working on.

Workflow 1.7.6

August 19, 2017 String Bean

Workflow 1.7.5

August 14, 2017 Schiacciata

Improvements for iOS Beta

Workflow 1.7.4

May 8, 2017 Cookies & Cream Popcorn

New Actions (2)

Add Music to Up Next
Clear Up Next

More Improvements

Workflow 1.7.3

March 22, 2017 Custard

This update includes compatibility requirements and other miscellaneous tweaks.

Workflow 1.7.2

March 17, 2017 Potage

New Actions (8)

Get File
Save File
Append to File
Delete Files
Get Link to File
Create Folder
Get Ulysses Sheet
Get Details of Ulysses Sheet

More Improvements

Workflow 1.7.1

February 28, 2017 Inka Corn

New Actions (1)

Run Workflow

More Improvements

Workflow 1.7

February 9, 2017 Frozen La Croix

Magic Variables

Workflows are now easier to build, easier to read, and more powerful than ever. With Magic Variables, workflows take far fewer actions to build, because there’s no need to manually create variables or store information for later.
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Magic Variables

More Improvements

Bug Fixes

Workflow 1.6.1

December 8, 2016 Chocolate Croissant

New Actions (7)

Add to Bear Note
Create Bear Note
Create Bear Note from URL
Get Contents of Bear Note
Open Bear Note
Search in Bear
Open URL in Opener

More Improvements

Workflow 1.6

November 17, 2016 Chiclets

Redesigned Gallery

The best way to discover fresh, hand-picked workflows from the community.

Gallery Search

Browse through thousands of workflows and find just the one you need.

Gallery Profiles

See who created each workflow and other workflows they’ve made.

More Improvements

Bug Fixes

Workflow 1.5.3

October 18, 2016 Drinkable Yogurt

New Actions (4)

Make Archive
Extract Archive
Dictionary
Set Dictionary Value

More Improvements

Workflow 1.5.2

September 13, 2016 Grape

New Actions (4)

Dictate Text
Convert URL with Associate
Search in Associate
Delete Notes

More Improvements

Bug Fixes

Workflow 1.5.1

June 9, 2016 Pizza

New Actions (5)

Trigger IFTTT Recipe
Search in Blink
Convert URL with Blink
Get Headers of URL
Post to LINE

More Improvements

Bug Fixes

Workflow 1.5

May 24, 2016 Wintermelon

New Actions (22)

Add to Playlist
Create Playlist
Search App Store
Get Details of App Store App
Search iTunes Store
Show in iTunes Store
Get Details of iTunes Artist
Get Details of iTunes Product
Add Trello Card
Create Trello Board
Create Trello List
Get Trello Items
Get Details of Trello Item
Add to Ulysses Sheet
Attach to Ulysses Sheet
New Ulysses Group
New Ulysses Sheet
Open Ulysses
Add TaskPaper to OmniFocus
Format File Size
Show Web Page
Get Group from Matched Text

Workflow Composer Improvements

Action Improvements

Bug Fixes

Workflow 1.4.5

March 17, 2016 Ham Steak

New Actions (1)

Send via DeskConnect

Bug Fixes

Workflow 1.4.4

March 7, 2016 Bagels

New Actions (6)

Overlay Image
Add Frame to GIF
Get Device Details
Get Details of Safari Web Page
Make Markdown from Rich Text
Unzip

More Improvements

Bug Fixes

Workflow 1.4.3

December 19, 2015 Latke

New Actions (3)

Get Latest Bursts
Get Latest Live Photos
Get Frames from Image

More Improvements

Bug Fixes

Workflow 1.4.2

November 24, 2015 Bottled Water

New Actions (2)

Create Note
Post to WordPress

Updated Actions

Post to Slack
Now supports being logged into multiple Slack accounts at a time.
Get & Save File
Now support retrieving and saving files locally to Workflow’s iCloud Drive folder.
Send Message
Now opens the Messages app directly when run from the Today Widget, when possible.
Send Email
Now opens the Mail app directly when run from the Today Widget, when possible.
Open in iBooks
Now supports opening ePub files.
Play Sound
Now plays audio files passed in as input.
Make PDF
Now supports making PDFs of a single page or a range of pages.
Get Contents of URL
Now supports getting directory listings from FTP servers.
Upload to CloudApp
Now supports uploading multiple files at once.

More Improvements

Bug Fixes

Workflow 1.4.1

September 28, 2015 Chocolate Chia Seed Pudding

Bug Fixes

New Features

We also fixed an issue where email addresses weren’t sent to us when requesting an app to be added to the Open App action. If you submitted a request for an app to be added to Open App, it may be worth requesting it again in this version so that we can tell you when it’s there!

Workflow 1.4

September 24, 2015 Hoagie

Optimized for Apple Watch (7)

Call
FaceTime
Record Audio
Send Message
Show Directions
Show in Maps
Vibrate Device

More Improvements

Workflow 1.3.1

August 31, 2015 Prune

New Actions (4)

Comment
Detect Language
Get Halfway Point
Search Web

More Improvements

Workflow 1.3

August 27, 2015 Ice Cream

New Actions (11)

Share with Transmit
Get Current IP Address
Get Network Details
Continue Workflow in App
Log Workout
Log Health Sample
Find Health Samples
Get Details of Health Samples
Calculate Statistics
Show in BlindSquare
Get My Workflows

Updated Actions

Add 2Do Task
Added the ability to include an action for the task.
Add Todoist Item
Added the ability to choose a reminder service (email, push notification, or text message).
Ask for Input
Improved usability on iPhone 4s.
Choose from Menu
Added the ability to provide a prompt to the top of the menu.
Image Actions
Added GIF support to Combine Images, Crop Image, Flip Image, Resize Image, and Rotate Image.
Edit Image
Now can output high-resolution images (previously the output was constrained to 1024 pixels).
Exit Workflow
Now works in the Action Extension.
Make PDF
Improved reliability of making PDFs from web pages in the Action Extension.
Post to Tumblr
Added the ability to publish a post as a draft, queued, or private.
Send Message via WhatsApp
Now additionally supports sending video and audio.
Take Photo
Added the ability to take a photo immediately without needing to tap the shutter.
Tweet
Added support for tweeting videos.

More Improvements

Workflow 1.2.3

June 7, 2015 Hummus Sphere

Workflow 1.2.2

June 3, 2015 Energy Truffle

New Actions (7)

Add Todoist Item
Add Wunderlist Task
Get Instapaper Bookmarks
Get Pinboard Bookmarks
Add Clear List
Upload to Imgur
Base64 Encode

iPhone and iPad App Improvements

Watch App Improvements

Workflow 1.2.1

April 17, 2015 Toast

Workflow 1.2

April 14, 2015 Potato

New Actions (8)

Get Playlist
Generate QR Code
Get Name of Emoji
Post to Slack
Add Due Reminder
Add 2Do Task
Run Schemes Workflow
Continue on iPhone

More Improvements

Workflow 1.1.2

March 13, 2015 Bubble Tea

New Actions (5)

Translate Text
Get Tally
Update Tally
Add Task to The Hit List
Call via Skype

More Improvements

Workflow 1.1.1

February 27, 2015 Fruit Salad

New Actions (9)

Get Article from Web Page
Filter Articles
Get Details of Articles
Get RSS Feeds from Page
Get Time Between Dates
Send Message via Telegram
Search Giphy
Add to Overcast
Convert Image

More Improvements

Workflow 1.1

February 12, 2015 Soup

New Actions (54)

Add New Event
Add New Reminder
Add Reminder via Fantastical
Add to Instapaper
Add to Pinboard
Add to Pocket
Adjust Date
Calculate
Change Case
Combine Images
Create Day One Entry
Create Folder in Dropbox
Add Clear Task
Crop Image
Delete Files from Dropbox
Expand URLs
Filter Event Attendees
Filter Files
Filter Images
Filter Locations
Find Calendar Events
Find Contacts
Find Music
Find Photos
Find Reminders
Generate Hash
Get Battery Level
Get Details of Calendar Events
Get Details of Contacts
Get Details of Event Attendees
Get Details of Files
Get Details of Images
Get Details of Locations
Get Details of Music
Get Details of Reminders
Get Distance
Get Items from Pocket
Make Video from GIF
Open in GoodReader
Post to Tumblr
Random Number
Record Audio
Remove Events
Remove Reminders
Round Number
Send Message via WhatsApp
Send Photo via WhatsApp
Show Definition
Show in Calendar
Show in Fantastical
Show in iTranslate
Transform Text with TextTool
Upload to CloudApp
URL Encode

Updated Actions

Calculate
Now supports the modulus operator and scientific calculations.
Choose from List
Now shows an image picker when choosing from a list of images and can display a prompt message.
Edit Image
Now supports selecting a default tool and can be used in Action Extensions.
Encode Media
Now supports speed adjustment and exporting as MP3.
Format Date
Now supports formatting into RFC 2822, ISO 8601, or any arbitrary format.
Get Files from Dropbox
Now supports fetching entire folders of files.
Get Upcoming Events
Now supports retrieving events from a specific calendar.
Get Upcoming Reminders
Now supports retrieving events from a specific list.
If
Now supports checking whether the input is equal to, greater than, or less than a certain value.
Make GIF
Now supports creating animated GIFs from videos passed into the action.
Open App
Now supports opening a wider variety of apps, including with the Open In action.
Open URLs
Now supports opening multiple URLs at once in Safari and Google Chrome.
Resize Image
Now can maintain the original image aspect ratio by leaving either the width or height blank.
Save to Photo Album
Now supports saving to a specific photo album rather than just the Camera Roll.
Scan QR/Bar Code
Now supports tap-to-focus and camera flash settings.
Search Local Businesses
Now supports specifying a maximum distance from your current location to search for businesses.
Speak Text
Now can speak in different languages and at different pitches.
Take Photo
Now supports using the volume buttons to snap photos.
Wait to Return
Now waits until after a phone call or FaceTime call finishes before continuing.
Nothing
Continues to do nothing.

Noteworthy Bug Fixes

Noteworthy Action Fixes