Changelog

v1.4.1

February 15, 2024
[Element Interactions] - New "triggers" added in Bricks interactions options for many elements.
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[General] - Added support for all elements to be used inside Bricks' new AJAX search results, AJAX filters and AJAX popup content.
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[Pro Accordion] - New option for disabling accordion behavior across breakpoints.
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[Countdown] - Now includes fixed end times/date via dynamic data (renamed to Pro Countdown).
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[Pro Tabs] - Can now open tabs/accordion with URL parameters.
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[General Conditions] - Added "post ancestor" and "post type" conditions.
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[Dynamic Table] - New option for adding custom attributes to cells (for custom styling per column).
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[WS Form] - New styling options for international phone inputs and country dropdown.
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[Site Breadcrumbs] - Added PHP filter for customising/adding to breadcrumb trail output.
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[General] - Added better support for JetSmartFilters facets.
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[General] - Better support for WPML auto-translate.
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[Interactive Options] - New option to change glare color.
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[Interactive Options] - Supported to be used inside filtered / AJAX loaded content.
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[Pro Slider Gallery] - Added option to change animation type for Bricks' Lightbox.
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[Pro Slider Gallery] - Fixed issue where offset/randomise could cause error if no images in gallery.
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[Pro Slider Gallery] - Fixed issue where Bricks' lightbox would group all images if slider was repeated inside query loop.
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[Social Share] - Fixed "links not crawlable" for Mastodon link.
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[Developer] - Instances for dynamic table / dynamic chart now exposed, now can be used inside filtered content.
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v1.4.0

December 1, 2023
[Pro Slider Control] - Added the ability to display data from prev/next or current slides.
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[Breadcrumbs] - Added an option to remove the current page/post title from breadcrumbs.
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[Dynamic Lightbox] - Added an option to reposition the captions directly underneath the lightbox content.
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[Pro Offcanvas] - Focus moving back to trigger when Offcanvas closed is now optional.
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[Pro Tabs] - Now supports multiple "Read more" elements inside tab content.
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[WP Grid Builder Facets] - Added options to align radio/checkboxes horizontally.
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[Copy to Clipboard] - Added option to strip HTML tags from the copied content.
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[WS Forms] - More typography settings for general text/headings inside the form.
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[Conditions] - Added != operator to "Author has CPT entry" condition.
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[General] - Elements/features will now continue to function if the license is removed from client sites (needs to be active to receive updates).
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v1.3.9

November 17, 2023
[Pro Slider] - Now supports multiple synced sliders.

More info

Simply add multiple selectors inside the sync selector setting to sync multiple.
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[Pro Slider] - New option for allowing independent slider scrolling when using syncing.

More info

Useful if you need to allow the thumbnail slider to move independently and only actually control the main slider by clicking on the slides.
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[Fluent Forms] - Submit button styling will now automatically override fluent form defaults

More info

The latest Fluent Form update was causing some default styling specific to the submit button to override class styles
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[Fluent Forms] - Reworked the checkbox/radio styling for more control.
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[Pro Tabs] - Addressed an issue where the first item would be open in mobile accordion.
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[General] - Fixed stdClass error.
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v1.3.8

November 9, 2023
[Slide Menu] - Fixed WordPress 6.4 preventing slide menu from opening in some cases.
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[General] Fixed CSS from v1.3.7 causing a few ACSS variables to not be applied.
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v1.3.7

November 7, 2023
[Copy to Clipboard] - New nestable button element for copying text from elements, or from dynamic data.
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[Dynamic Lightbox] - Added support for captions (for both gallery and manual link options).

More info

Can also be used with Bricks' gallery element as long as captions are enabled. For custom links, use the 'data-description' attribute to add caption data to any links.
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[Pro Slider] - Added gradient fade effect option for 'loop' sliders.
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[Pro Slider] - Defaults changed for new sliders - no default background styles added to slide element.

More info

For faster workflow, the default grey background that was added to new sliders is no longer there.
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[Slide Menu] - Accessibility improvement, will now close with ESC key or clicking outside menu.

More info

(When default is state hidden, for example when using as a slide down menu)
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[Popover] - Accessibility improvement, Open a popover via keyboard will close the previously opened ones.
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[Popover] - Accessibility improvement, focused popover will now close with ESC key.
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[Social Share] - Custom URL option now accepts dynamic tags.
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[Pro Accordion] - Support added for having pro accordions inside of pro accordions.
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[WS Forms] - Can now style the 'success messages' that appears outside of the form itself.

More info

The success message form that appears after the form is complete using the 'actions', was previously not stylable through the UI due to it being outside of the form. Now the styles will be applied.
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[WPGB styler] - New style options for the selection facet buttons.
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[Content Timeline] - Option added to alternate text-align.
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[WS Forms] - Added background color to upload facet.
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[Conditions] - Fixed the issue with some conditions where zero value would still show element.

More info

There were some situations where entering 0 wasn't working as expected, this is all resolved.
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[Pro Tabs] - Fixed z-index issue with animated tabs showing behind tab background color.
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[Site Breadcrumbs] - Fixed issue where the 'name' attribute wasn’t being output on the ‘blog’ page.
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v1.3.6

September 21, 2023
[General] Support for Bricks' infinite scroll + AJAX pagination added to all interactive elements.

More info

These elements can now be added inside the AJAX loaded content.. Pro Accordion, Readmore, Lightbox, Pro Slider, Lottie, Pro Offcanvas, Popover, Modal, Pro Tabs
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[Pro Slider Gallery] Added "offset" option.
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[WPGB Facet Styler] - Added more style controls for dropdown facets with multiple selections.

More info

Dropdown facets that have "Multiple Selection" enabled, each of the selections can be styled
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[Star Rating] Fixed an issue from v1.3.5 with some dynamic tags causing error for star values.
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v1.3.5

September 19, 2023
[Pro Tabs] New nestable element for adding accessible tabs with mobile accordion layout.
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[WPGB Facet Styler] An extension to WP Grid Builder's facet element for easier and more comprehensive styling.
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[Pro Slider Gallery] Added max no. of images, and random order settings.
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[Woocommerce Conditions] Added ‘Current product in cart’ condition.
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[Popover] Added option to add interaction delay.
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[Popover] Added option for popover to follow cursor.
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[Pro Slider] Accessibility improvement, keyboard setting default changed to ‘focused’.
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[Header Extras] Fix issue where sticky header wouldn’t be applied when using across multiple header templates.
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[General] Performance improvement - reduced database queries on front end.
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[Popover] Improvement on how the popover moves when using multiple triggers.
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[General Conditions] "Published during last.." condition can now be used for any post type.
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[Table of Contents] Added JS event that fires conditionally ( if table of contents empty )
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[Star Rating] Fixed PHP deprecitaion notice for PHP8.1+
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v1.3.4

August 30, 2023
[General Conditions] - Added "Date field value", "Datetime field value", "Has child category", "TranslatePress language", "Author has CPT entry" and "At least 1 entry exists (for the selected CPT)".
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[WooCommerce Conditions] - Added "Product allows backorders", "Product on backorder", "Product upsell count", "Product Cross-sell count", "Product has category" and "Product has tag".
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[Pro Slider] - Added "intersection" options to autoplay & autoscroll, for starting only when slider comes into view.
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[Site Breadcrumbs] - Added an option to include CPT archive link for CPTs.

More info

For any CPT has an archive, the link to the archive will be in the breadcrumbs when viewing the posts.
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[Social Share] - Now can be used to share taxonomy archive URLs.

More info

Previously the share links were for sharing individual posts/pages. On archive pages, they could be used inside of the query loop to share the individual post URLs. Now they can also be used outside of the query loop on archives, meaning the archive URL itself can be shared.
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[Read More] - Improved button width setting to allow any units and variables.
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[Header Extras] - Sticky header CSS removed from pages where it is disabled
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[Member Conditions] - Fixed issue with EDD subscriptions product dropdown not displaying.
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[General Conditions] - Fixed issue that could cause JetEngine custom fields not to display on archive pages.
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v1.3.3

August 2, 2023
[WooCommerce Conditions] - New conditions options based around products/cart/users.

More info

14 new Woocommerce-specific conditions added
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[General Conditons] - Now 24 general conditions for various common use-cases within WP.

More info

(Added: Body classes, Current day of month, Current month, Current year, Has custom excerpt, Has post content, Language (Polylang), Loop item number, Published during the last.)
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[Member Conditions] - Added Paid Memberships Pro
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[Member Conditions] - Added WooCommerce Subscriptions
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[Pro Accordion] - Improved the scroll-to logic to make it easier to have reader-friendly hash links when using loops.

More info

If using a query loop, you can now give the pro accordion a custom ID (say #faq), and it will automatically ID each accordion item incrementily #faq-1, #faq-2 etc. These can then be used as the hashlinks. Previously you'd need to use the IDs of the individual accordion headers.
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[General] - Improvement on Lenis support, to make sure popup type elements are still scrollable if they contain content larger than the viewport height.

More info

OffCanvas/Lightbox/Modal content is now excluded from Lenis scrolling being paused.
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v1.3.2

July 31, 2023
[Membership Conditions] - Added SureMembers (Access group).

More info

You can now condionally output elements based on if the user has access to a particular 'access group' in SureMembers.
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[General Conditions] - Added "Page type", "Page parent" and "WPML language" conditions.
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[Modal/OffCanvas/Lightbox] - Added support for stopping scroll when opened if using Lenis smooth scrolling (like with BricksForge).

More info

Previously, if overiding the native scroll with BricksForge (or using Lenis script manually) the pause scroll would be ignored. Now it's supported and will pause as the elements open.
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[Pro Slider] - Fixed issue with clip direction not being applied.
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[General] - Fixed PHP warning for PHP 8.2.
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v1.3.1

July 27, 2023
[Conditions] - Added WishList Member condition.
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[Conditions] - Fixed an issue where some conditions weren't being applied.
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v1.3.0

July 27, 2023
[Conditions] - Added first batch of extra conditions to Bricks for a variety of use cases.

More info

Added 13 general conditions for common uses. Will be adding more in coming updates.
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[Member Conditions] - Conditions focused around restricting content for site members

More info

Currently supports.. Memberpress, Easy Digital Downloads (+ Pro), Restrict Content (+ Pro), WP Members
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[Dynamic Tags] - Added ‘x_parent_loop_index’ for getting index from parent / grand parent query loops.
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[Dynamic Lightbox] - Added support for adding custom prev/next buttons inside lightbox content area when using nest elements and grouping.

More info

Add the attributes [data-x-lightbox-prev] and [data-x-lightbox-next] to any nested element.
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[Site Breadcrumbs] - Added truncate option to add post title character limit.
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[Site Breadcrumbs] - Added option to use icon as home link.
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[Pro Slider] - Added better support for adding sliders inside sliders.
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[Content Timeline] - Can now change the HTML tag on the inner container. (ideal for ul > li )
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[Pro Slider] - Fixed issue where image elements wouldn’t always be picked up by Bricks lazy load if autoscroll was enabled.
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[Dynamic Chart] - Fixed issue where tooltips wouldn’t pick up values from doughnut type charts.
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[Dynamic Chart] - Updated from v3.x to v4.x of chartJS.
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[General] - Fixed issue where Piotnet Grid’s AJAX search facet wouldn’t work.
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[Read More / Less] - Fixed an issue where custom SVGs werent supported for the read more icon.
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[General] - Improved how element CSS added to allow for elements to be used inside post content area or inside Bricks’ popup templates.
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v1.2.9

June 16, 2023
[General] - Compatibility for Bricks v1.8.1+

More info

Bricks v1.8.1 update had caused some styling not to be output on the front end.
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[Pro Accordion] - Improve default structure, (heading instead of text element for accordion title)

More info

Any new accordions added will follow the new structure, which replaces the basic text element with a heading element. (a heading being the most commonly needed element for an accordion title text)
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[Pro Accordion] - Improve how Schema markup is added to allow for use with Perfmatters’ ‘delay until user interaction’ setting.

More info

See docs for more info if using that performance setting on your site and using FAQ schema.
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[Fluent Form] - Added checkbox typography settings
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[Fluent Form] - Added style settings for form wrapper.
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[Content Switcher] - Small change to fix issue that occurred if using more than 10 content areas in one switcher.
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v1.2.8

June 2, 2023
[Pro Slider] - Corrected issue causing the autoplay control to not be correctly synced with the slider
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v1.2.7

June 2, 2023
[WS Form] - New element for adding/styling individual WS Form forms.
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[Evergreen Countdown] - Added "redirect to URL" to actions.

More info

New option added for redirecting the user to a new URL when the countdown ends.
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[Pro Slider] - Added "clip direction" option for creating one-way overflowing sliders.

More info

If setting the 'track overflow' setting to 'visible', the slider will overflow it's container. This makes all slides visible. The clip direction option allows you to clip the slider, either left or right, so that the overflow is only visible in one direction.
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[Pro Slider Control] - New control type - "Autoplay Progress" displaying interval progress.

More info

If using Autoplay, you can display a progress bar that will monitor the autoplay interval. The progress (either a bar or circle) will move as the autoplay is waiting and start again once the slider has moved. This for giving a visual indication on how long in between in slide.
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[Pro Slider Control] - New control type - "Slide content" for displaying any dynamic slide content outside of the slider.

More info

Sometimes you may need some data from inside of the slider to appear outside of the slider. For eg when using a Pro Slider Gallery, where you want the captions to appear as the slider moves, but not inside of the slider. This new control type does exactly this.
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[Pro Slider] - Nav aria-labels now added in at the PHP level to prevent Google Page Speed not finding them.

More info

The aria-labels were being correctly added, but due to Splide adding them in using JS they sometimes weren't being picked up on Google Page Speed, this is resolved now by adding them in at the PHP level.
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[Dynamic Lightbox] - No longer restricted by styling by class only.

More info

The limitation on the style settings has now been removed, so styling is the same with the lightbox as with any other element.
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[Pro Slider] - Now loads the Splide CSS earlier on pages using Pro Slider to minimise FOUC.

More info

Performance improvement to help Sliders that are 'above the fold' load without causing FOUC and layout shifting.
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[Pro Slider] - Added option to change easing on the slider.
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[Pro Slider] - Added support for Bricks' v.1.8+ lazy loading change.
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[Pro Slider Gallery] - Added option to group images when using inside Bricks' Lightbox.
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[Dynamic Table] - Added new option for stacked columns to move labels onto their own line.
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[OffCanvas] - Renamed to "Pro OffCanvas" in builder to prevent confusion with Bricks' v.1.8+ element of same name.
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[Content Timeline] - Added support for filtering timeline items with WP Grid Builder.
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[Dynamic Chart] - Made chart Instance accessible for changing options/data dynamically using JS (see developer docs).
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[Pro Slider] - Fixed the width issue in Safari when combining gallery links and autoWidth setting.
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[interactive Cursor] - Fixed the issue where cursor would remain expanded after back to top was hidden.
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v1.2.6

May 10, 2023
[Evergreen Countdown] - New element for evergreen countdowns.
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[Dynamic Chart] - New query loop option for dynamically adding new data points.

More info

The query loop can now be used to loop through items to create new data points along the Y-axis. This is ideal for showing data where you will want to keep updating the chart by adding new items in the future.
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[Header Search] - Added "expand" search type.
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[Pro Accordion] - Added an option to auto-add FAQ schema to all accordion items.
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[Notification Bar] - The "show again until the user clicks dismiss" now allows for showing again after a set time.
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[Pro Slider Gallery] - Added an option to change the size of the image when adding links (for use with Dynamic Lightbox).
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[Hotspots] - Markers can now be links.
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[Slide Menu] - Added customizable aria-label for dropdown arrows.
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[Dynamic Lightbox] - Plyr assets are no longer being fetched from the CDN.
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[Table of Contents] - Added "conditional display" option to remove the table if no headings are found.
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[X-Ray] - Moved the position of the icon and can now be enabled/disabled from the plugin settings page.
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[General] - Added support for using elements inside content filtered by Piotnet Grid's facets.
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[General] - Some minor UI changes are ready for Bricks v1.8.
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[Lottie] - Fixed an issue with the "hover" trigger where child elements would restart the animation.
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[Pro Slider] - Fixed an issue where styling wasn't correct inside the builder if was inside Bricks' template element.
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[Table of Contents] - Fixed an issue where adding non-numeric values in offset wasn't accepted.
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[Modal] - Fixed an issue where the very bottom of the modal sometimes wasn't visible on mobile devices.
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