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This file lists the main changes with each version of the Fyne toolkit. More detailed release notes can be found on the releases page.

2.1 - 17 September 2021


  • DocTabs container for handling multiple open files
  • Lifecycle API for handling foreground, background and other event
  • Add RichText widget and Markdown parser
  • Add TabWidth to TextStyle to specify tab size in spaces
  • Add CheckGroup widget for multi-select
  • Add FyneApp.toml metadata file to ease build commands
  • Include http and https in standard repositories
  • Add selection color to themes
  • Include baseline information in driver font measurement
  • Document storage API (App.Storage().Create() and others)
  • Add "App Files" to file dialog for apps that use document storage
  • Tab overflow on AppTabs
  • Add URI and Unbound type to data bindings
  • Add keyboard support for menus, pop-ups and buttons
  • Add SimpleRenderer to help make simple widgets (#709)
  • Add scroll functions for List, Table, Tree (#1892)
  • Add selection and disabling to MenuItem
  • Add Alignment to widget.Select (#2329)
  • Expose ScanCode for keyboard events originating from hardware (#1523)
  • Support macOS GPU switching (#2423)


  • Focusable widgets are no longer focused on tap, add canvas.Focus(obj) in Tapped handler if required
  • Move to background based selection for List, Table and Tree
  • Update fyne command line tool to use --posix style parameters
  • Switch from gz to xz compression for unix packages
  • Performance improvements with line, text and raster rendering
  • Items not yet visible can no longer be focused
  • Lines can now be drawn down to 1px (instead of 1dp) (#2298)
  • Support multiple lines of text on button (#2378)
  • Improved text layout speed by caching string size calculations
  • Updated to require Go 1.14 so we can use some new features
  • Window Resize request is now asynchronous
  • Up/Down keys take cursor home/end when on first/last lines respectively


  • Correctly align text tabs (#1791)
  • Mobile apps theme does not match system (#472)
  • Toolbar with widget.Label makes the ToolbarAction buttons higher (#2257)
  • Memory leaks in renderers and canvases cache maps (#735)
  • FileDialog SetFilter does not work on Android devices (#2353)
  • Hover fix for List and Tree with Draggable objects
  • Line resize can flip slope (#2208)
  • Deadlocks when using widgets with data (#2348)
  • Changing input type with keyboard visible would not update soft keyboards
  • MainMenu() Close item does NOT call function defined in SetCloseIntercept (#2355)
  • Entry cursor position with mouse is offset vertically by theme.SizeNameInputBorder (#2387)
  • Backspace key is not working on Android AOSP (#1941)
  • macOS: 'NSUserNotification' has been deprecated (#1833)
  • macOS: Native menu would add new items if refreshed
  • iOS builds fail since Go 1.16
  • Re-add support for 32 bit iOS devices, if built with Go 1.14
  • Android builds fail on Apple M1 (#2439)
  • SetFullScreen(true) before ShowAndRun fails (#2446)
  • Interacting with another app when window.SetFullScreen(true) will cause the application to hide itself. (#2448)
  • Sequential writes to preferences does not save to file (#2449)
  • Correct Android keyboard handling (#2447)
  • MIUI-Android: The widget’s Hyperlink cannot open the URL (#1514)
  • Improved performance of data binding conversions and text MinSize

2.0.4 - 6 August 2021


  • Disable Form labels when the element it applys to is disabled (#1530)
  • Entry popup menu now fires shortcuts so extended widgets can intercept
  • Update Android builds to SDK 30


  • sendnotification show appID for name on windows (#1940)
  • Fix accidental removal of windows builds during cross-compile
  • Removing an item from a container did not update layout
  • Update title bar on Windows 10 to match OS theme (#2184)
  • Tapped triggered after Drag (#2235)
  • Improved documentation and example code for file dialog (#2156)
  • Preferences file gets unexpectedly cleared (#2241)
  • Extra row dividers rendered on using SetColumnWidth to update a table (#2266)
  • Fix resizing fullscreen issue
  • Fullscreen changes my display resolution when showing a dialog (#1832)
  • Entry validation does not work for empty field (#2179)
  • Tab support for focus handling missing on mobile
  • ScrollToBottom not always scrolling all the way when items added to container.Scroller
  • Fixed scrollbar disappearing after changing content (#2303)
  • Calling SetContent a second time with the same content will not show
  • Drawing text can panic when Color is nil (#2347)
  • Optimisations when drawing transparent rectangle or whitespace strings

2.0.3 - 30 April 2021


  • Optimisations for TextGrid rendering
  • Data binding with widget.List sometimes crash while scrolling (#2125)
  • Fix compilation on FreeBSD 13
  • DataLists should notify only once when change.
  • Keyboard will appear on Android in disabled Entry Widget (#2139)
  • Save dialog with filename for Android
  • form widget can't draw hinttext of appended item. (#2028)
  • Don't create empty shortcuts (#2148)
  • Install directory for windows install command contains ".exe"
  • Fix compilation for Linux Wayland apps
  • Fix tab button layout on mobile (#2117)
  • Options popup does not move if a SelectEntry widget moves with popup open
  • Speed improvements to Select and SelectEntry drop down
  • theme/fonts has an apache LICENSE file but it should have SIL OFL (#2193)
  • Fix build requirements for target macOS platforms (#2154)
  • ScrollEvent.Position and ScrollEvent.AbsolutePosition is 0,0 (#2199)

2.0.2 - 1 April 2021


  • Text can now be copied from a disable Entry using keyboard shortcuts


  • Slider offset position could be incorrect for mobile apps
  • Correct error in example code
  • When graphics init fails then don't try to continue running (#1593)
  • Don't show global settings on mobile in fyne_demo as it's not supported (#2062)
  • Empty selection would render small rectangle in Entry
  • Do not show validation state for disabled Entry
  • dialog.ShowFileSave did not support mobile (#2076)
  • Fix issue that storage could not write to files on iOS and Android
  • mobile app could crash in some focus calls
  • Duplicate symbol error when compiling for Android with NDK 23 (#2064)
  • Add internet permission by default for Android apps (#1715)
  • Child and Parent support in storage were missing for mobile appps
  • Various crashes with Entry and multiline selections (including #1989)
  • Slider calls OnChanged for each value between steps (#1748)
  • fyne command doesn't remove temporary binary from src (#1910)
  • Advanced Color picker on mobile keeps updating values forever after sliding (#2075)
  • exec.Command and widget.Button combination not working (#1857)
  • After clicking a link on macOS, click everywhere in the app will be linked (#2112)
  • Text selection - Shift+Tab bug (#1787)

2.0.1 - 4 March 2021


  • An Entry with Wrapping=fyne.TextWrapOff no longer blocks scroll events from a parent


  • Dialog.Resize() has no effect if called before Dialog.Show() (#1863)
  • SelectTab does not always correctly set the blue underline to the selected tab (#1872)
  • Entry Validation Broken when using Data binding (#1890)
  • Fix background colour not applying until theme change
  • android runtime error with fyne.dialog (#1896)
  • Fix scale calculations for Wayland phones (PinePhone)
  • Correct initial state of entry validation
  • fix entry widget mouse drag selection when scrolled
  • List widget panic when refreshing after changing content length (#1864)
  • Fix image caching that was too agressive on resize
  • Pointer and cursor misalignment in widget.Entry (#1937)
  • SIGSEGV Sometimes When Closing a Program by Clicking a Button (#1604)
  • Advanced Color Picker shows Black for custom primary color as RGBA (#1970)
  • Canvas.Focus() before window visible causes application to crash (#1893)
  • Menu over Content (#1973)
  • Error compiling fyne on Apple M1 arm64 (#1739)
  • Cells are not getting draw in correct location after column resize. (#1951)
  • Possible panic when selecting text in a widget.Entry (#1983)
  • Form validation doesn't enable submit button (#1965)
  • Creating a window shows it before calling .Show() and .Hide() does not work (#1835)
  • Dialogs are not refreshed correctly on .Show() (#1866)
  • Failed creating setting storage : no such directory (#2023)
  • Erroneous custom filter types not supported error on mobile (#2012)
  • High importance button show no hovered state (#1785)
  • List widget does not render all visible content after content data gets shorter (#1948)
  • Calling Select on List before draw can crash (#1960)
  • Dialog not resizing in newly created window (#1692)
  • Dialog not returning to requested size (#1382)
  • Entry without scrollable content prevents scrolling of outside scroller (#1939)
  • fyne_demo crash after selecting custom Theme and table (#2018)
  • Table widget crash when scrolling rapidly (#1887)
  • Cursor animation sometimes distorts the text (#1778)
  • Extended password entry panics when password revealer is clicked (#2036)
  • Data binding limited to 1024 simultaneous operations (#1838)
  • Custom theme does not refresh when variant changes (#2006)

2.0 - 22 January 2021

Changes that are not backward compatible

These changes may break some apps, please read the upgrading doc for more info The import path is now when you are ready to make the update.

  • Coordinate system to float32

    • Size and Position units were changed from int to float32
    • Text.TextSize moved to float32 and fyne.MeasureText now takes a float32 size parameter
    • Removed Size.Union (use Size.Max instead)
    • Added fyne.Delta for difference-based X, Y float32 representation
    • DraggedEvent.DraggedX and DraggedY (int, int) to DraggedEvent.Dragged (Delta)
    • ScrollEvent.DeltaX and DeltaY (int, int) moved to ScrollEvent.Scrolled (Delta)
  • Theme API update

    • fyne.Theme moved to fyne.LegacyTheme and can be load to a new theme using theme.FromLegacy
    • A new, more flexible, Theme interface has been created that we encourage developers to use
  • The second parameter of theme.NewThemedResource was removed, it was previously ignored

  • The desktop.Cursor definition was renamed desktop.StandardCursor to make way for custom cursors

  • Button Style and HideShadow were removed, use Importance

  • iOS apps preferences will be lost in this upgrade as we move to more advanced storage

  • Dialogs no longer show when created, unless using the ShowXxx convenience methods

  • Entry widget now contains scrolling so should no longer be wrapped in a scroll container

  • Removed deprecated types including:

    • dialog.FileIcon (now widget.FileIcon)
    • widget.Radio (now widget.RadioGroup)
    • widget.AccordionContainer (now widget.Accordion)
    • layout.NewFixedGridLayout() (now layout.NewGridWrapLayout())
    • widget.ScrollContainer (now container.Scroll)
    • widget.SplitContainer (now container.Spilt)
    • widget.Group (replaced by widget.Card)
    • widget.Box (now container.NewH/VBox, with Children field moved to Objects)
    • widget.TabContainer and widget.AppTabs (now container.AppTabs)
  • Many deprecated fields have been removed, replacements listed in API docs 1.4


  • Data binding API to connect data sources to widgets and sync data
    • Add preferences data binding and Preferences.AddChangeListener
    • Add bind support to Check, Entry, Label, List, ProgressBar and Slider widgets
  • Animation API for handling smooth element transitions
    • Add animations to buttons, tabs and entry cursor
  • Storage repository API for connecting custom file sources
    • Add storage functions Copy, Delete and Move for URI
    • Add CanRead, CanWrite and CanList to storage APIs
  • New Theme API for easier customisation of apps
    • Add ability for custom themes to support light/dark preference
    • Support for custom icons in theme definition
    • New theme.FromLegacy helper to use old theme API definitions
  • Add fyne.Vector for managing x/y float32 coordinates
  • Add MouseButtonTertiary for middle mouse button events on desktop
  • Add canvas.ImageScaleFastest for faster, less precise, scaling
  • Add new dialog.Form that will phase out dialog.Entry
  • Add keyboard control for main menu
  • Add Scroll.OnScrolled event for seeing changes in scroll container
  • Add TextStyle and OnSubmitted to Entry widget
  • Add support for HintText and showing validation errors in Form widget
  • Added basic support for tab character in Entry, Label and TextGrid


  • Coordinate system is now float32 - see breaking changes above

  • ScrollEvent and DragEvent moved to Delta from (int, int)

  • Change bundled resources to use more efficient string storage

  • Left and Right mouse buttons on Desktop are being moved to MouseButtonPrimary and MouseButtonSecondary

  • Many optimisations and widget performance enhancements

  • Moving to new container.New() and container.NewWithoutLayout() constructors (replacing fyne.NewContainer and fyne.NewContainerWithoutLayout)

  • Moving storage APIs OpenFileFromURI, SaveFileToURI and ListerForURI to Reader, Writer and List functions


  • Validating a widget in widget.Form before renderer was created could cause a panic
  • Added file and folder support for mobile simulation support (#1470)
  • Appending options to a disabled widget.RadioGroup shows them as enabled (#1697)
  • Toggling toolbar icons does not refresh (#1809)
  • Black screen when slide up application on iPhone (#1610)
  • Properly align Label in FormItem (#1531)
  • Mobile dropdowns are too low (#1771)
  • Cursor does not go down to next line with wrapping (#1737)
  • Entry: while adding text beyond visible reagion there is no auto-scroll (#912)

1.4.3 - 4 January 2021


  • Fix crash when showing file open dialog on iPadOS
  • Fix possible missing icon on initial show of disabled button
  • Capturing a canvas on macOS retina display would not capture full resolution
  • Fix the release build flag for mobile
  • Fix possible race conditions for canvas capture
  • Improvements to fyne get command downloader
  • Fix tree, so it refreshes visible nodes on Refresh()
  • TabContainer Panic when removing selected tab (#1668)
  • Incorrect clipping behaviour with nested scroll containers (#1682)
  • MacOS Notifications are not shown on subsequent app runs (#1699)
  • Fix the behavior when dragging the divider of split container (#1618)

1.4.2 - 9 December 2020


  • [fyne-cli] Add support for passing custom build tags (#1538)


  • Run validation on content change instead of on each Refresh in widget.Entry


  • [fyne-cli] Android: allow to specify an inline password for the keystore
  • Fixed Card widget MinSize (#1581)
  • Fix missing release tag to enable BuildRelease in Settings.BuildType()
  • Dialog shadow does not resize after Refresh (#1370)
  • Android Duplicate Number Entry (#1256)
  • Support older macOS by default - back to 10.11 (#886)
  • Complete certification of macOS App Store releases (#1443)
  • Fix compilation errors for early stage Wayland testing
  • Fix entry.SetValidationError() not working correctly

1.4.1 - 20 November 2020


  • Table columns can now be different sizes using SetColumnWidth
  • Avoid unnecessary validation check on Refresh in widget.Form


  • Tree could flicker on mouse hover (#1488)
  • Content of table cells could overflow when sized correctly
  • file:// based URI on Android would fail to list folder (#1495)
  • Images in iOS release were not all correct size (#1498)
  • iOS compile failed with Go 1.15 (#1497)
  • Possible crash when minimising app containing List on Windows
  • File chooser dialog ignores drive Z (#1513)
  • Entry copy/paste is crashing on android 7.1 (#1511)
  • Fyne package creating invalid windows packages (#1521)
  • Menu bar initially doesn't respond to mouse input on macOS (#505)
  • iOS: Missing CFBundleIconName and asset catalog (#1504)
  • CenterOnScreen causes crash on MacOS when called from goroutine (#1539)
  • desktop.MouseHover Button state is not reliable (#1533)
  • Initial validation status in widget.Form is not respected
  • Fix nil reference in disabled buttons (#1558)

1.4 - 1 November 2020

Added (highlights)

  • List (#156), Table (#157) and Tree collection Widgets

  • Card, FileItem, Separator widgets

  • ColorPicker dialog

  • User selection of primary colour

  • Container API package to ease using layouts and container widgets

  • Add input validation

  • ListableURI for working with directories etc

  • Added PaddedLayout

  • Window.SetCloseIntercept (#467)

  • Canvas.InteractiveArea() to indicate where widgets should avoid

  • TextFormatter for ProgressBar

  • FileDialog.SetLocation() (#821)

  • Added dialog.ShowFolderOpen (#941)

  • Support to install on iOS and android with 'fyne install'

  • Support asset bundling with go:generate

  • Add fyne release command for preparing signed apps

  • Add keyboard and focus support to Radio and Select widgets


  • Theme update - new blue highlight, move buttons to outline

  • Android SDK target updated to 29

  • Mobile log entries now start "Fyne" instead of "GoLog"

  • Don't expand Select to its largest option (#1247)

  • Button.HideShadow replaced by Button.Importance = LowImportance

  • Deprecate NewContainer in favour of NewContainerWithoutLayout

  • Deprecate HBox and VBox in favour of new container APIs

  • Move Container.AddObject to Container.Add matching Container.Remove

  • Start move from widget.TabContainer to container.AppTabs

  • Replace Radio with RadioGroup

  • Deprecate WidgetRenderer.BackgroundColor


  • Support focus traversal in dialog (#948), (#948)

  • Add missing AbsolutePosition in some mouse events (#1274)

  • Don't let scrollbar handle become too small

  • Ensure tab children are resized before being shown (#1331)

  • Don't hang if OpenURL loads browser (#1332)

  • Content not filling dialog (#1360)

  • Overlays not adjusting on orientation change in mobile (#1334)

  • Fix missing key events for some keypad keys (#1325)

  • Issue with non-english folder names in Linux favourites (#1248)

  • Fix overlays escaping screen interactive bounds (#1358)

  • Key events not blocked by overlays (#814)

  • Update scroll container content if it is changed (#1341)

  • Respect SelectEntry datta changes on refresh (#1462)

  • Incorrect SelectEntry dropdown button position (#1361)

  • don't allow both single and double tap events to fire (#1381)

  • Fix issue where long or tall images could jump on load (#1266, #1432)

  • Weird behaviour when resizing or minimizing a ScrollContainer (#1245)

  • Fix panic on NewTextGrid().Text()

  • Fix issue where scrollbar could jump after mousewheel scroll

  • Add missing raster support in software render

  • Respect GOOS/GOARCH in fyne command utilities

  • BSD support in build tools

  • SVG Cache could return the incorrect resource (#1479)

  • Many optimisations and widget performance enhancements

  • Various fixes to file creation and saving on mobile devices

1.3.3 - 10 August 2020


  • Use icons for file dialog favourites (#1186)
  • Add ScrollContainer ScrollToBottom and ScrollToTop


  • Make file filter case sensitive (#1185)


  • Allow popups to create dialogs (#1176)
  • Use default cursor for dragging scrollbars (#1172)
  • Correctly parse SVG files with missing X/Y for rect
  • Fix visibility of Entry placeholder when text is set (#1193)
  • Fix encoding issue with Windows notifications (#1191)
  • Fix issue where content expanding on Windows could freeze (#1189)
  • Fix errors on Windows when reloading Fyne settings (#1165)
  • Dialogs not updating theme correctly (#1201)
  • Update the extended progressbar on refresh (#1219)
  • Segfault if font fails (#1200)
  • Slider rendering incorrectly when window maximized (#1223)
  • Changing form label not refreshed (#1231)
  • Files and folders starting "." show no name (#1235)

1.3.2 - 11 July 2020


  • Linux packaged apps now include a Makefile to aid install


  • Fyne package supports specific architectures for Android
  • Reset missing textures on refresh
  • Custom confirm callbacks now called on implicitly shown dialogs
  • SelectEntry can update drop-down list during OnChanged callback
  • TextGrid whitespace color now matches theme changes
  • Order of Window Resize(), SetFixedSize() and CenterOnScreen() does no matter before Show()
  • Containers now refresh their visuals as well as their Children on Refresh()


  • Capped StrokeWidth on canvas.Line (#831)
  • Canvas lines, rectangles and circles do not resize and refresh correctly
  • Black flickering on resize on MacOS and OS X (possibly not on Catalina) (#1122)
  • Crash when resizing window under macOS (#1051, #1140)
  • Set SetFixedSize to true, the menus are overlapped (#1105)
  • Ctrl+v into text input field crashes app. Presumably clipboard is empty (#1123, #1132)
  • Slider default value doesn't stay inside range (#1128)
  • The position of window is changed when status change from show to hide, then to show (#1116)
  • Creating a windows inside onClose handler causes Fyne to panic (#1106)
  • Backspace in entry after SetText("") can crash (#1096)
  • Empty main menu causes panic (#1073)
  • Installing using fyne install on Linux now works on distrubutions that don't use /usr/local
  • Fix recommendations from staticcheck
  • Unable to overwrite file when using dialog.ShowFileSave (#1168)

1.3 - 5 June 2020


  • File open and save dialogs (#225)
  • Add notifications support (#398)
  • Add text wrap support (#332)
  • Add Accordion widget (#206)
  • Add TextGrid widget (#115)
  • Add SplitContainer widget (#205)
  • Add new URI type and handlers for cross-platform data access
  • Desktop apps can now create splash windows
  • Add ScaleMode to images, new ImageScalePixels feature for retro graphics
  • Allow widgets to influence mouse cursor style (#726)
  • Support changing the text on form submit/cancel buttons
  • Support reporting CapsLock key events (#552)
  • Add OnClosed callback for Dialog
  • Add new image test helpers for validating render output
  • Support showing different types of soft keyboard on mobile devices (#971, #975)


  • Upgraded underlying GLFW library to fix various issues (#183, #61)
  • Add submenu support and hover effects (#395)
  • Default to non-premultiplied alpha (NRGBA) across toolkit
  • Rename FixedGridLayout to GridWrapLayout (deprecate old API) (#836)
  • Windows redraw and animations continue on window resize and move
  • New...PopUp() methods are being replaced by Show...Popup() or New...Popup().Show()
  • Apps started on a goroutine will now panic as this is not supported
  • On Linux apps now simulate 120DPI instead of 96DPI
  • Improved fyne_settings scale picking user interface
  • Reorganised fyne_demo to accommodate growing collection of widgets and containers
  • Rendering now happens on a different thread to events for more consistent drawing
  • Improved text selection on mobile devices

Fixed (highlights)

  • Panic when trying to paste empty clipboard into entry (#743)
  • Scale does not match user configuration in Windows 10 (#635)
  • Copy/Paste not working on Entry Field in Windows OS (#981)
  • Select widgets with many options overflow UI without scrolling (#675)
  • android: typing in entry expands only after full refresh (#972)
  • iOS app stops re-drawing mid frame after a while (#950)
  • Too many successive GUI updates do not properly update the view (904)
  • iOS apps would not build using Apple's new certificates
  • Preserve aspect ratio in SVG stroke drawing (#976)
  • Fixed many race conditions in widget data handling
  • Various crashes and render glitches in extended widgets
  • Fix security issues reported by gosec (#742)

1.2.4 - 13 April 2020


  • Added Direction field to ScrollContainer and NewHScrollContainer, NewVScrollContainer constructors (#763)
  • Added Scroller.SetMinSize() to enable better defaults for scrolled content
  • Added "fyne vendor" subcommand to help packaging fyne dependencies in projects
  • Added "fyne version" subcommand to help with bug reporting (#656)
  • Clipboard (cut/copy/paste) is now supported on iOS and Android (#414)
  • Preferences.RemoveValue() now allows deletion of a stored user preference


  • Report keys based on name not key code - fixes issue with shortcuts with AZERTY (#790)


  • Mobile builds now support go modules (#660)
  • Building for mobile would try to run desktop build first
  • Mobile apps now draw the full safe area on a screen (#799)
  • Preferences were not stored on mobile apps (#779)
  • Window on Windows is not controllable after exiting FullScreen mode (#727)
  • Soft keyboard not working on some Samsung/LG smart phones (#787)
  • Selecting a tab on extended TabContainer doesn't refresh button (#810)
  • Appending tab to empty TabContainer causes divide by zero on mobile (#820)
  • Application crashes on startup (#816)
  • Form does not always update on theme change (#842)

1.2.3 - 2 March 2020


  • Add media and volume icons to default themes (#649)
  • Add Canvas.PixelCoordinateForPosition to find pixel locations if required
  • Add ProgressInfinite dialog


  • Warn if -executable or -sourceDir flags are used for package on mobile (#652)
  • Update scale based on device for mobile apps
  • Windows without a title will now be named "Fyne Application"
  • Revert fix to quit mobile apps - this is not allowed in guidelines


  • App.UniqueID() did not return current app ID
  • Fyne package ignored -name flag for ios and android builds (#657)
  • Possible crash when appending tabs to TabContainer
  • FixedSize windows not rescaling when dragged between monitors (#654)
  • Fix issues where older Android devices may not background or rotate (#677)
  • Crash when setting theme before window content set (#688)
  • Correct form extend behaviour (#694)
  • Select drop-down width is wrong if the drop-down is too tall for the window (#706)

1.2.2 - 29 January 2020


  • Add SelectedText() function to Entry widget
  • New mobile.Device interface exposing ShowVirtualKeyboard() (and Hide...)


  • Scale calculations are now relative to system scale - the default "1" matches the system
  • Update scale on Linux to be "auto" by default (and numbers are relative to 96DPI standard) (#595)
  • When auto scaling check the monitor in the middle of the window, not top left
  • bundled files now have a standard header to optimise some tools like go report card
  • Shortcuts are now handled by the event queue - fixed possible deadlock


  • Scroll horizontally when holding shift key (#579)
  • Updating text and calling refresh for widget doesn't work (#607)
  • Corrected visual behaviour of extended widgets including Entry, Select, Check, Radio and Icon (#615)
  • Entries and Selects that are extended would crash on right click.
  • PasswordEntry created from Entry with Password = true has no revealer
  • Dialog width not always sufficient for title
  • Pasting unicode characters could panic (#597)
  • Setting theme before application start panics on macOS (#626)
  • MenuItem type conflicts with other projects (#632)

1.2.1 - 24 December 2019


  • Add TouchDown, TouchUp and TouchCancel API in driver/mobile for device specific events
  • Add support for adding and removing tabs from a tab container (#444)


  • Issues when settings changes may not be monitored (#576)
  • Layout of hidden tab container contents on mobile (#578)
  • Mobile apps would not quit when Quit() was called (#580)
  • Shadows disappeared when theme changes (#589)
  • iOS apps could stop rendering after many refreshes (#584)
  • Fyne package could fail on Windows (#586)
  • Horizontal only scroll container may not refresh using scroll wheel

1.2 - 12 December 2019


  • Mobile support - iOS and Android, including "fyne package" command
  • Support for OpenGL ES and embedded linux
  • New BaseWidget for building custom widgets
  • Support for diagonal gradients
  • Global settings are now saved and can be set using the new fyne_settings app
  • Support rendering in Go playground using playground.Render() helpers
  • "fyne install" command to package and install apps on the local computer
  • Add horizontal scrolling to ScrollContainer
  • Add preferences API
  • Add show/hide password icon when created from NewPasswordEntry
  • Add NewGridLayoutWithRows to specify a grid layout with a set number of rows
  • Add NewAdaptiveGridLayout which uses a column grid layout when horizontal and rows in vertical


  • New Logo! Thanks to Storm for his work on this :)
  • Applications no longer have a default (Fyne logo) icon
  • Input events now execute one at a time to maintain the correct order
  • Button and other widget callbacks no longer launch new goroutines
  • FYNE_THEME and FYNE_SCALE are now overrides to the global configuration
  • The first opened window no longer exits the app when closed (unless none others are open or Window.SetMaster() is called)
  • "fyne package" now defaults icon to "Icon.png" so the parameter is optional
  • Calling ExtendBaseWidget() sets up the renderer for extended widgets
  • Entry widget now has a visible Disabled state, ReadOnly has been deprecated
  • Bundled images optimised to save space
  • Optimise rendering to reduce refresh on TabContainer and ScrollContainer


  • Correct the color of Entry widget cursor if theme changes
  • Error where widgets created before main() function could crash (#490)
  • App.Run panics if called without a window (#527)
  • Support context menu for disabled entry widgets (#488)
  • Fix issue where images using fyne.ImageFillOriginal may not show initially (#558)

1.1.2 - 12 October 2019



  • Default scale value for canvases is now 1.0 instead of Auto (DPI based)


  • Correct icon name in linux packages
  • Fullscreen before showing a window works again
  • Incorrect MinSize of FixedGrid layout in some situations
  • Update text size on theme change
  • Text handling crashes (#411, #484, #485)
  • Layout of image only buttons
  • TabItem.Content changes are reflected when refreshing TabContainer (#456)

1.1.1 - 17 August 2019


  • Add support for custom Windows manifest files in fyne package


  • Dismiss non-modal popovers on secondary tap
  • Only measure visible objects in layouts and minSize calculations (#343)
  • Don't propagate show/hide in the model - allowing children of tabs to remain hidden
  • Disable cut/copy for password fields
  • Correctly calculate grid layout minsize as width changes
  • Select text at end of line when double tapping beyond width


  • Scale could be too large on macOS Retina screens
  • Window with fixed size changes size when un-minimized on Windows (#300)
  • Setting text on a label could crash if it was not yet shown (#381)
  • Multiple Entry widgets could have selections simultaneously (#341)
  • Hover effect of radio widget too low (#383)
  • Missing shadow on Select widget
  • Incorrect rendering of subimages within Image object
  • Size calculation caches could be skipped causing degraded performance

1.1 - 1 July 2019


  • Menubar and PopUpMenu (#41)
  • PopUp widgets (regular and modal) and canvas overlay support (#242)
  • Add gradient (linear and radial) to canvas
  • Add shadow support for overlays, buttons and scrollcontainer
  • Text can now be selected (#67)
  • Support moving through inputs with Tab / Shift-Tab (#82)
  • canvas.Capture() to save the content of a canvas
  • Horizontal layout for widget.Radio
  • Select widget (#21)
  • Add support for disabling widgets (#234)
  • Support for changing icon color (#246)
  • Button hover effect
  • Pointer drag event to main API
  • support for desktop mouse move events
  • Add a new "hints" build tag that can suggest UI improvements


  • TabContainer tab location can now be set with SetTabLocation()
  • Dialog windows now appear as modal popups within a window
  • Don't add a button bar to a form if it has no buttons
  • Moved driver/gl package to internal/driver/gl
  • Clicking/Tapping in an entry will position the cursor
  • A container with no layout will not change the position or size of it's content
  • Update the fyne_demo app to reflect the expanding feature set


  • Allow scrollbars to be dragged (#133)
  • Unicode char input with Option key on macOS (#247)
  • Resizng fixed size windows (#248)
  • Fixed various bugs in window sizing and padding
  • Button icons do not center align if label is empty (#284)

1.0.1 - 20 April 2019


  • Support for go modules
  • Transparent backgrounds for widgets
  • Entry.OnCursorChanged()
  • Radio.Append() and Radio.SetSelected() (#229)


  • Clicking outside a focused element will unfocus it
  • Handle key repeat for non-runes (#165)


  • Remove duplicate options from a Radio widget (#230)
  • Issue where paste shortcut is not called for Ctrl-V keyboard combination
  • Cursor position when clearing text in Entry (#214)
  • Antialias of lines and circles (fyne-io/examples#14)
  • Crash on centering of windows (#220)
  • Possible crash when closing secondary windows
  • Possible crash when showing dialog
  • Initial visibility of scroll bar in ScrollContainer
  • Setting window icon when different from app icon.
  • Possible panic on app.Quit() (#175)
  • Various caches and race condition issues (#194, #217, #209).

1.0 - 19 March 2019

The first major release of the Fyne toolkit delivers a stable release of the main functionality required to build basic GUI applications across multiple platforms.


  • Canvas API (rect, line, circle, text, image)
  • Widget API (box, button, check, entry, form, group, hyperlink, icon, label, progress bar, radio, scroller, tabs and toolbar)
  • Light and dark themes
  • Pointer, key and shortcut APIs (generic and desktop extension)
  • OpenGL driver for Linux, macOS and Windows
  • Tools for embedding data and packaging releases