MatchPoint for Office 365: Version 4.1.0


  • Mobile app: Root nodes pointing to an external URL are displayed

  • Color picker in "Adjust Theme" is always visible

  • Add some forgotten translations


  • Management

    • The JSON editor for the hub config (ctrl+m) has been moved to the side panel

    • Pages can be edited directly from the "Manage Pages" view

    • General improvements in the "Manage Pages" flow

    • When placing a new widget on the page, it uses the whole width

  • Schedule Widget

    • Add a view that combines all data sources in to one

    • Agenda view isn't limited to the next 30 days

    • "Week" and "Work week" views render an empty calendar if no items are available

  • Hero Widget adjusts font size based on width of section

  • Global search collapses on scroll - this provides more room for the actual content

  • Improve error handling

This is a silent release.

MatchPoint for SharePoint: Version 2016.8.0/2016.8.1

Features and Improvements

  • 12488: Enhanced Top Navigation and Apps sorting

  • 10001: Top Navigation: Drop Down Menu

  • 10367: Top Navigaton Mobile Redesign

  • 11816: [Snowflakes]: Code-Block Button to Markdown Toolbar

  • 9672: [Snowflakes]: Heading and Quote Button to Markdown Toolbar

  • 12486: [Publishing] Users Can Sort Favorite Pages


  • 10141: Tag Search Query times out if many tags with same name are found

  • 3707: ULS Error: CannotMakeBrowserCacheSafeLayoutsUrl: 15/1033/styles/core.css

  • 9688: Workspace.GetFieldModified returns wrong date

  • 10996: Improved German string resources

  • 10033: Notification Center: German typos in welcome message

  • 11168: Invalid Related Workspaces prevent editing the current Workspace

  • 11448: TopNavigation Search: people result overlap

  • 9797: Welcome screen depends on MDS

  • 11979: [Newsroom] Editing External teasers not working

  • 9657: [Newsroom] Post button for comments are not translated on a news page

  • 11725: [Newsroom] Video is not approved when article is approved

  • 10909: [Newsroom/Publishing] Context Actions on a page or news article within a Workspace does not work if 'Everyone' is specified as 'Editor'

  • 9747: [Newsroom/Publishing] RichText Field formatting issues

  • 9673: [Publishing] Table Markdown is not working anymore

  • 3950: [Publishing] Hashtag is stripped of pages URL by search crawler

  • 11332: [Publishing] Related pages not working on Mobile View

  • 12833: App sorting - French display language - Text doesn't fit in the button area

  • 12855: Mobile- Navigation panel - Notifications counter is not rendered correctly

  • 12846: Top navigation node supports PatternTransformer without a data provider

  • 12783: Various fixes in the Top Navigation

  • 12924: Sorting Favorite pages dialog box does not return all the corresponding pages

MatchPoint for Office 365: Version 4.0.0

This is a major version, containing several new features. The most important being the drastically improved configuration options, all available over our User Interface. Also we updated to SharePoint Framework v1.7 and added some new dependencies.


  • Page footer isn't rendered on non-hub pages in the mobile view

  • Several minor fixes for the mobile view


  • Edit your intranet via the user interface, namely

    • Adjust your theme with direct feedback

    • Adjust global settings like logo and hub title

    • Define your page layout using drag and drop

    • Manage your pages

  • Our server API provides a proxy endpoint to prevent CORS issues

  • Global search returns more document types

  • Condense data provider surfaces "My News" if no channels are specified

  • Content items widget: Clicking on the icon opens the item

  • Add splash screen while loading the app for the first time

This is a manual release - all tenants need to be manually updated. Please follow the instructions in our documentation.

MatchPoint for Office 365: Version 3.2.0


  • Fixed device detection issues that occurred on certain devices

  • Various fixes in mega menu

  • Global search:

    • Fixes in Author filter

    • Search for “*” doesn’t break the app anymore

  • Several other minor fixes


  • First steps in simplifying configurations, incl. Twitter and Yammer feeds, as well as SharePoint Items and SharePoint Slider

  • Provide skeleton loaders

  • Add new Weather Widget

  • Add new Tile Item Template

  • Support Data Sources (next to Data Providers) in Schedule and Slider Widget

This is a silent release.

MatchPoint for Office 365: Version 3.1.0


  • Lots of minor improvements for our mobile version, e.g.

    • Better support on iPhones

    • Navigation works on every page

  • Lots of minor improvements for Edge

  • Better support for dark themes

  • Browser back button works on our virtual pages

  • Date filters in search have better labels


  • Add built-in support for RSS feeds

  • Content Items Widget is scrollable

  • Error messages can be clicked away

  • Media Gallery better handles small images

  • Parameters can be passed to virtual pages and used as conditions for data aggregation

This is a silent release.

MatchPoint for SharePoint: Version MatchPoint 2016.7.0 / 2016.7.1

Features and Improvements

  • 8530, 9828: Installation Process Improvements and fixes

  • 6318: People picker: display second line of person information

  • 5619: SendMailAction: Support TLS settings of SP2016

  • 7345: TemplateEngine; want to use line breaks in ExpressionFields (1748)

  • 1139: Redirect handler configuration is available in MatchPoint globally


  • 7826: DataGrid - TitleColumn: OpenInDialog does not always behave correctly (1691)

  • 4085: Error on clean Install: Missing Feature Colygon.MatchPoint.PageLayouts

  • 8589: TagInheritance Timer Job: Error when site collection is readonly

  • The MatchPoint CSS is not loaded correctly and as a result, the theming functionality is not working

  • 8698: "Team members" are not visible on the Team workspace welcome page (after upgrade)

  • 8501: Workspaces: Role name in invite email is not translated

  • 7744: Snowflakes: Search in workspace returns error for some items

  • 9449: Themable css for Notifications is incorrect

  • 7858: Workspace invitation email - encoding issue

  • 8405: Workspace: Navigation nodes are rendered wrong if the contain an "&" (#1882)

  • 4933: Newsroom: Ensure ReadLater and Favorites List not working in Powershell Context

  • 8445: Newsroom: Comments for news with ID 6 are displayed for news with id 66 as well

  • 8042: Newsroom, Publishing: Include License in Snowflakes Upgrade Installation as well

  • 3211: Publishing: Google Analytics uses ClientID instead of TrackingID

  • 8284: Publishing: Page likes on Timeline are redirecting to Page item form

  • 8500: Publishing: Renaming streamIds issue after Publishing upgrade

Version Number Change

With this release we changed the version numbers so that the major (first number) component to be aligned with the SharePoint version and that all components of MatchPoint (Framework, Collaboration, Newsroom, Publishing) have the same version number.

MatchPoint for Office 365: Version 3.0.0

Features & Improvements

  • Drastically improve performance

  • Update to SharePoint Framework version 1.6

  • Schedule Widget now has a week-view (calendar view)

  • Add planner tasks data source

  • "My Work Widget" displays more document types


  • Fixes for navigation in mobile view

This is a manual release - all tenants need to be manually updated. Please follow the instructions in our documentation

MatchPoint for Office 365: Version 2.8.0

Improvements & Features

  • Config Store keeps the last 10 versions of your configs. You can switch back to previous versions in the config editor.

  • Slider Widget: Can render any kind of item.

  • Schedule Widget: Agenda view displays upcoming events (30 days).


  • Fix bug where missing footer configuration breaks the page.

  • Slider Widget: Displays all images correctly.

This is a silent release.

MatchPoint for Office 365: Version 2.7.0

Improvements & Features

  • General: We added a data provider for Dynamics CRM 365 contacts.

  • Search: In the person tile of the people results the mobile number is displayed now.

  • Slider Widget: The tiles can be configured to rotate automatically.

  • Schedule Widget: The "Agenda View" was redesigned and mutliple calendars are supported now.


  • Search - All tab: If screen is too small, columns on the right (workspace and people) are hidden.

This is a silent release.

MatchPoint for Office 365: Version 2.5.0

Improvements & Features

  • General: Make it possible to use data providers whenever it's possible to configure a DataSource

  • Search: Improve people result tiles (display email and phone number on tile)

  • Hero Widget - Condense: Add support for playing videos

  • Data Providers / Data Sources: Add data provider & data source for Outlook Tasks *

  • My Work: Add Outlook Tasks to default config *

  • Communication: Change the required permisson from <Contacts.Read> to <People.Read> **

  • Slider Widget: Introduce new widget which can be used to render image galleries

  • Media Gallery: User Slider Widget in default config (instead of list with preview images)

  • Config Editor: Add Keyboard Shortcuts for Save (CTRL + S) and Close (Escape)

* Note :
This feature needs a new Office 365 Exchange Online permission (Tasks.Read).
To use this feature the MatchPoint O365 Core app package has to be upgraded in the app catalog. After that the permission also has to be approved in the SharePoint Admin Center.

** Note :
If you get "Permission denied" exceptions or similar behavior you may have to upgrade the MatchPoint O365 Core app package.


  • Mega Menu: Fix bug that invalid languages were shown in edit mode, when the current language is not supported

  • Mega Menu: Fix that the whole page is not working if a pages array is specified for the hub node

  • Mega Menu: Language selector didn't work correctly in FireFox

This is a silent release.

MatchPoint for Office 365: Version 2.4.0

Improvements & Features

  • Show an update notification when MatchPoint updates to a new version

  • Improve the detection of the user language (still depends on the language the user has in SharePoint)

  • Sites / Workspaces: Display an "Open in teams" link / action *

  • Mobile: Show only the widgets defined in the "1" column area

  • Hero Widget: Make the layout of the sections fully configurable

  • Hero Widget: Add possibility to add gaps (padding) between sections

  • Hero Widget: Add possibility to configure auto rotation for sections

  • Hero Widget: Add clickable channels for Condense news

  • Mega Menu: Dislay an edit button in the navigation bar if the user is in the admin role

  • Search: Add possibility to filter items by SharePoint terms

  • MarkupWidget: The ScriptMode now uses string-values instead of numbers in the config

* Note:
This feature needs a new Microsoft Graph permission (Group.Read.All).
To use this feature the MatchPoint O365 Core app package has to be upgraded in the app catalog. After that the permission also has to be approved in the SharePoint Admin Center.


  • Mega Menu: Fix bug that "hubPageKey" was removed when editing the Mega Menu (because of this the mobile view was broken)

  • Mega Menu: If a navigation node is edited in another language than English, the URL is now ensured on both nodes

  • Scheduler Widget: Fix date condition which was applied when the web was created in a different language than English

  • Search: Fixed that visited (clicked) tile-results did have the wrong colors

  • Search: Remove underline on "Close"-button in search refinement

  • Fix bug in "styles"-configuration which made the whole page just be "blank" in Internet Explorer

This is a silent release.

MatchPoint for SharePoint: MatchPoint 5.6.1, MatchPoint Snow 2.61, Newsroom 2.15.1, Publishing 2.15.1



  • 7971: LinkField should have the same behaviour as the SharePoint Hyperlink field in order to trim urls

MatchPoint Snow


  • 7773: WorkspaceExtensions.AddUsersToRole missing backwards compatibility method overload



  • 7968: Newsroom: ReadLater is set and flagged correctly, but on the Read Later view the news do not show up



  • 7679: Getting "Language Preferences" private profile property for other users does not work

  • 7716: MPS: Timleline- "Page not found" when accessing a navigation link page on timeline

  • 7656: Publishing: Navigation link pages- Preview option does not work for some URL's (request too large)

  • 7657: Publishing: Navigation link pages should appear only in the Megamenu

  • 7678: Publishing: Selected layout is highlighted but not marked in wizard

  • 7660: Publishing: Navigation link page- "open in new window" functionality is redundant