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Troopr Starter plan for Check-in customers is now free forever. Customers of any size can now use Troopr Check-in for an unlimited number of times for free. The free plan also additionally includes unlimited runs of instant planning poker for a limited time.
Troopr now offers a new instant Planning Poker Check-in which can be started with channel members instantly with /t poker command.
Instant planning poker works with Jira issues or with custom tasks. It comes with built-in reports, discussions and ability to re-run until there is agreement on estimates. This is in addition to the standard Planning Poker Check-in . Read more about Instant Planning Poker here.
Troopr Task Check-in lets participants update Jira issues at a scheduled time. With the new updates to Task Check-in,
Admin can now add team's absence data by using team absence feature (earlier was used by one user at a time.)
The feature comes with a start and end date layout under Bulk upload with CSV.
Admins can set global default holidays for Check-ins(only accessible by the admin),
The Metrics page has a prominent refresh button
Fixed a bug in Slack login page that blocked login for some users
Troopr Check-in is now billed separately from other Troopr products. Customers can get the benefit of lower prices when buying products separately. See pricing page for more details.
Troopr Check-in participants can now answer Check-in directly in chat without having to open a form. This allows for easier answering, better formatting and support for @mentions. Read more about it here: Conversational Answering
Check-in participants can now submit answers to the next Check-in before time. Just click on the “Early Answer” button in the Check-in answer prompt in Slack or in webapp.
Check-in admins will now be able to duplicate an existing Check-in without having to create the same from scratch.
Troopr now allows you to set default global holidays across Check-ins. Individual Check-ins will also have the option to override the default holidays.
Like and comment on Standup responses Participants can now like and comment on responses in Standup and task Check-in reports in web app.
Check-in cards sorted by scheduleCheck-in cards are sorted by schedule in Slack and webapp.
Cleaner and more organized UI allows more space for content and scales better for upcoming new features in Troopr.
Now you can schedule an anonymous retrospective Check-in in 3 simple steps.
Participants can answer in Slack. Troopr aggregates the responses into Slack and web reports. Group/ungroup feedback. Anonymously vote and comment on other responses from either Slack or web reports. The retro action items are added and tracked to completion. Now you can add retro action items as issues in Jira.
Now you can schedule an anonymous team mood Check-in in 3 simple steps.
The team members can participate in Slack. Troopr aggregates the responses into Slack and web reports. Anonymously comment or share feedback on other responses from either Slack or web reports.
You can now Vote and Comment on retro Check-in responses directly in the Slack Check-in report. You can also see the list of action items for then Check-in by clicking the "Show All Action Items" button in the Slack Check-in report summary message.
Team mood Check-ins can now be customized to choose the emoji for description of each option presented to participants during the Check-in.
Team mood Checkins now show chart representing mood score for each day for selected time period. You can use this as subtle indicators of how your team or participants are doing.
Cleaner and more organized sidebar allows more space for content and scales better for upcoming new features in Troopr.
Planning poker Check-in now supports answering with reason in web app. Planning poker Check-in can now be re-used with same JQL filters any number of times. The Check-in will dynamically pick issues based on the configured JQL and run a new session every time.
Planning poker Check-in now supports estimation templates. You can pick from built-in templates including linear, Fibonacci, T-shirt or blank and customize to your needs.
Customers can now set their own help docs link if they have their own getting started material for their team. This setting is available in the Feedback settings page. This will update the links to Help docs everywhere within Troopr.
Now you can choose how Troopr expands context when Jira issues are mentioned in Slack. You can also completely disable this behavior. See configuration in Connection page for details.
Now you can extract action items from your team feedback and track them to completion. Extract action items by clicking on "Action Item" button corresponding to the feedback. Track all action items in separate "Action Items" tab. This feature is available in the web application and will be coming soon to Slack as well.
More options to customize how Check-in reports will render in Slack. Based on the size of your team and their needs, you can pick the option that is optimized for better engagement and alignment.
The new Troopr web Dashboard page will be the default landing page. Other than the personal reports which you could always configure here, the new dashboard has shortcuts to important pages for managing your Check-ins, Jira account and more. Login to https://app.troopr.io and see for yourself.
Standup check-ins now include answers from the previous report at the time of answer and in the report
Task Check-in - updated design to be glance friendly for longer reports
Workspace administration and few more premium features launched as part of "Premium" plan. Learn more about the new pricing options here.
Customers can now manage their Billing profile in Troopr customer billing portal. The new portal will allow customers to
Only workspace administrators will have access to the customer Billing portal. Read more about it here.
The person who installed Troopr is the Troopr workspace administrator by default. Now you can add more administrators using Troopr workspace administration feature. Add any member of the workspace as administrator. Read more about workspace administrator privileges here.
The new Check-in administration management allows one or more users to be Check-in administrators. Check-in administrators can manage Check-in including adding and/or removing other Check-in admins. Read more about it here
Checkins late submission can now be disabled. Read more about it here.
See all updates from 2020 here: What's new - 2020