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Release Notes

OnSong 2018.3

OnSong 2018.3 was released on October 1, 2018. user manual updates.
The following items have been added, changed or fixed:


  • Added the ability to set a transposing instrument (Bb or Eb) to automatically shift semitones. »
  • Added the ability to set a duration for a message. »
  • Added the ability to search by song number.
  • Added the ability to run OnSong in a demo mode for tradeshows and point of sale.


  • Changed how background videos for lyrics projection are looped to be more fluid.
  • Changed the diagram position chooser to be just below the diagram size slider.
  • Changed the diagram size slider to say "n across" instead of "n per line".
  • Changed the style preferences chords settings to add a separate instrument section including transposing instrument.
  • Changed the way chord diagrams with parenthesis like Db7(9) finds chord variations to lookup diagrams with or without the parenthesis.
  • Changed the send diagnostics form to integrate with the new support helpdesk.
  • Changed the song picker to display songs that are in the set or have been picked within the same day but allow those songs to be reselected.
  • Changed the way songs are added to the set to place them after selected song.
  • Changed the editor toolbar button from "Convert" to "Extract" in the console add-on.
  • Changed RWTC integration to comply with mandatory device tracking requirements.


  • Updated the AirTurn framework to resolve a keyboard appearance issue.
  • Updated language translations.


  • Fixed an issue where tapping on the Extract Text button in the song editor does nothing.
  • Fixed an issue with RWTC signing in caused by undocumented changes to the RWTC API.
  • Fixed an issue when exporting a single song to a remote location like Dropbox when the "As a single file" output option is enabled.
  • Fixed an issue with the keyboard appearing on pedal linking by updating to the latest AirTurn framework.
  • Fixed an issue with pedal assignments on the AirTurn BT200 S2 and S4 pedal setup screens.
  • Fixed an issue where the default actions of BT200 pedals were not set correctly.
  • Fixed an issue connecting the BT200 series of pedals using App Direct Mode.
  • Fixed an issue when renaming a moment would also rename the moment preset.
  • Fixed an issue where adding a moment and changing the name alters the name other moments in the setlist.
  • Fixed an issue with the keyboard hiding causing toolbar issues in the moments editor on iOS 12.
  • Fixed an issue when sorting song lists where the list would not be returned to the top.
  • Fixed an issue with toggling set and section navigation in the Foot Pedal Settings menu.
  • Fixed an issue where the "Automatically Hide Songs List" was no longer functioning.
  • Fixed an issue where setting the MIDI delay restarts at zero when the stepper is tapped.
  • Fixed an issue where previously selected songs are not grayed out when they’ve been picked in sets recently.
  • Fixed an issue in the set editor where the name either disappears or moves location when switching between title, date, and folders options.
  • Fixed an issue when using next/previous slide actions in conjunction with the preview widget that caused extraneous section advancement.
  • Fixed an issue with console where after you extract the text, it does not appear in the editor pane.
  • Fixed an issue where the arrow keys and song editor text area do not accommodate for the notch on iPhone X-series devices.
  • Fixed an issue on the iPhone foot pedal setup screen where only the first pedal press responds.
  • Fixed an issue with how transposition is outputted in the song viewer where negative amounts would appear with double hyphens.
  • Fixed an issue where the scene background media thumbnail would not populate when editing the scene.
  • Fixed a potential crash condition when trying to preview RWTC content.
  • Fixed a potential crash condition when trying to retrieve the current view controller when changing a set.
  • Fixed a potential crash condition when attempting to retrieve an index from a collection that is too large.
  • Fixed a potential crash condition when importing songs with no PDF song content from SongSelect.