What's new in Yammer

For information about downloading the most current version of the desktop app, see Yammer for Windows and Mac. We recommend that all users update to version 3.4.2 or later to incorporate the latest security fixes.

August 30, 2019, version 3.4.5

On the Sign in page, the "hidden" Sign in button is fixed. 

May 28, 2019, version 3.4.4

Authentication updates in preparation for new features.

May 22, 2019, version 3.4.3

New Yammer logo.

May 6, 2019, version 3.4.2

Authentication changes required to support upcoming features to allow files to be stored in SharePoint for Office 365 connected Yammer groups.

This is a mandatory update, if not updated, users may see issues opening or signing into the Yammer Desktop app. 

March 1, 2019, version 3.1.0

All executables are now digitally signed.

November 30, 2018, version 2.1.0

Security fixes

October 15, 2018, version 2.0.1

Privacy policy updates

Updated the default Microsoft privacy policy link.

If an organization creates their own privacy policy in Office 365, Yammer now links to this network-specific policy rather than the default Microsoft privacy link.

October 3, 2018, version 2.0.0, Security Update (updated)

Security and bug fixes

We recommend that all users update to this version.

The security fixes are for CVE 2018-8569, and improve how the app works with trusted content and restricts access to loaded content. For more information about security updates, see the Security Update Guide.

A new version of the framework includes bug fixes.

Releases containing significant bug fixes and new features are listed below. Other releases contain small bug fixes and performance improvements. For the best Yammer experience, we recommend using the current version.

The current release is 7.44.0.

October 4, 2019, version 7.44.0

Added support to inform users of video transcoding in progress.

September 24, 2019, version 7.43.0

Fixed an issue involving scrolling the People list so when writing messages, it no longer clears the Search field.

June 27, 2019, version 7.36.0

  • It's now easier to choose what you post: updates, announcements, or praise.

  • The home page now shows your feed instead of your groups.

May 8, 2019, version 7.32.1

For this release, we fixed several issues:

  • Fixed an issue which could prevent the ability to log in on networks with conditional access enabled.

  • Fixed the ability to view recently uploaded videos.

April 16, 2019, version 7.30

For this release, we fixed several issues:

  • Improved reliability of image previews.

  • Removed duplication of uploaded images.

  • Fixed problems saving files to OneDrive.

March 21, 2019, version 7.29

For this release, we fixed several issues:

  • Attachments in the topic feed now render properly.

  • Longer bio descriptions are now fully visible.

  • The navigation bar now stays visible after leaving group search.

January 14, 2019, version 7.24

For this release, we fixed several issues:

  • Fixed an issue when using VoiceOver in the Inbox where "Reply from %@" was read instead of the actual user's name.

  • Resolved a misleading error message when the user starts to open a file preview but cancels before the file finishes loading.

  • Fixed an issue where the group feed header had an incorrect height after navigating into a thread and back to the feed.

  • Fixed an issue where url encoded text was shown in some praise messages.

  • Fixed an issue which allowed VoiceOver to read hidden text when replying to a message.

  • Improved the performance of opening the group feed and joining a group.

December 10, 2018, version 7.23

You can now search for conversations, files, and members within a group, and view files uploaded to a group. We also updated the iPad status bar.

We also fixed several issues:

  • Fixed an issue where link attachments were not being displayed after posting a message.

  • Fixed an issue where the user was not notified that they have disabled cellular data for the app.

  • The group feed now appears with the correct animation when opening it from the Yammer widget.

December 7, 2018, version 7.22

You can now view pinned files from the group details screen, making it easier to find and share important files.

We also fixed several issues:

  • Fixed an issue which caused the app to crash while logging out in some cases.

  • Fixed an issue where deleting an attachment from a post would show a spinner forever.

  • Removed the extra step to confirm copying a link. Now the link is copied immediately.

  • Original file names are now maintained when posting files to a Yammer group

November 15, 2018, version 7.21

  • Removed support for iOS 10.3. Yammer now supports iOS 11.0 and more recent versions.

  • Fixed issue where InTune remote wipe did not log the Yammer user out.

  • Accessibility fixes.

October 18, 2018

  • Improves design when editing messages, and fixes an editing-related crash.

  • Accessibility improvements for conversations.

  • Expands support for a seamless sign-in experience to additional Microsoft applications.

October 3, 2018

  • Accessibility bug fixes, including improvements to VoiceOver navigation to read and select links.

September 28, 2018

  • Accessibility bug fixes, including improvements to VoiceOver navigation to report correct number of search results and reading of private message titles.

  • Bug fixes.

August 22, 2018

  • Improve file uploads to groups.

  • Bug fixes.

Updates are released on most Wednesdays. Releases containing significant bug fixes and new features are listed below. Other releases contain small bug fixes and performance improvements. For the best Yammer experience, we recommend using the current version.

The current release is 5.6.9.

August 9, 2019, version 5.6.9

You can now get caught up on your feed and conversations faster:

  • We have improved information hierarchy & structure for conversations.

  • We have evolved font, colors, and iconography for a more user-friendly look.

June 28, 2019, version 5.6.4

  • It's now easier to choose what you post: updates, announcements, or praise.

  • The home page now shows your feed instead of your groups.

June 12, 2019, version 5.6.2

  • It's now easier to choose what you post: updates, announcements, or praise.

May 29, 2019, version 5.6.0

  • Updated Yammer logo and Office file icons.

  • Added ability to reply directly from a notification.

February 11, 2019, version 5.5.71

  • Improved login flow for entering credentials.

  • Link in Yammer weekly emails now opens correctly in Yammer.

  • Additional bug fixes and improvements.

February 4, 2019, version 5.5.70

Improved speed for opening messages.

December 3, 2018, version 5.5.63

Pinned items are now available on the group details page for any Yammer group.

October 8, 2018, version 5.5.56

Date format is now customized to the user's locale based on language settings.

August 20, 2018, version 5.5.51

List of Yammer groups loads correctly, and you can switch between Yammer networks.

July 16, 2018, version 5.5.46

Watch live videos and participate in the discussion for live events set up by group admins on web or desktop. (Preview feature)

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