We want to keep you informed about important developments related to the Daylite Mail Assistant on macOS Sonoma. We are aware of the Daylite Mail Assistant extension issues and sincerely apologize for the inconvenience. To keep you informed and involved in our journey towards improvement, we have created this dedicated page where you can track our progress regarding Daylite Mail Assistant.
For those who haven’t updated to macOS Sonoma yet, we ask that you hold off while we finish these solutions. If you have already updated to Sonoma and are experiencing issues, we are working to get these solutions out ASAP and can stay current with the status on this page.
Daylite Mail Assistant Status: Not Compatible. Avoid Updating
The latest update to the Daylite Assistant for Outlook adds search to link additional records like Contacts. If you want to be involved with the Daylite Assistant for Outlook beta, sign up for the waiting list.
We released Daylite Mail Assistant window version 1.0 after multiple Beta and Release.
This update replaces the old extension with a new window design, enhancing the user experience with Daylite Mail Assistant on macOS Sonoma. For those using macOS Ventura, we recommend sticking with the Daylite Mail Assistant Plugin.
We advise users on Ventura or older remain on their current operating system if feasible.to determine with Sonoma.
Thank you to everyone on our beta group for testing the Daylite Mail Assistant window and submitting feedback during the beta!
Daylite Mail Assistant window Beta 3 released:
- The Daylite Mail Assistant window can now be resized narrower and minimized.
- When opening a search it's now correctly focused and doesn't require an additional click to start typing.
- Fixed an issue that caused Appointment and Task creation windows to get stuck in a blank state.
Update to Beta 3 by selecting Daylite > Check for Updates… If you haven’t signed up for the beta already and are interested in trying the Daylite Mail Assistant window beta, sign up here.
Daylite Mail Assistant window Beta 2 released:
- Fixed an issue which would cause the Daylite Mail Assistant window to flicker when moving the mouse for some users
Update to Beta 2 by selecting Daylite > Check for Updates… If you haven’t signed up for the beta already and are interested in trying the Daylite Mail Assistant window beta, sign up here.
Daylite Mail Assistant Window Beta
The first public beta of the Daylite Mail Assistant window is now available. Sign up here if you’re interested in trying the Daylite Mail Assistant window beta.
Daylite Mail Assistant On Sonoma
Apple released macOS Sonoma 14.3, and our testing confirms this update significantly improves Mail’s stability when using extensions. If you’ve upgraded to Sonoma and experienced Mail crashes when using the Daylite Mail Assistant extension, we strongly recommend updating to 14.3.
For those who haven't upgraded to Sonoma, we recommend that you remain on your current OS until the public release of the Daylite Outlook add-in or the Daylite Mail Assistant window.
The initial beta of the Daylite Assistant for Outlook is now available. To join the beta group, sign up here for an email with installation instructions.
The Daylite Mail Assistant window design has progressed, and we are preparing the internal beta, with our next step being a public beta soon after.
Daylite Mail Assistant Extension on Sonoma
As of our latest Daylite update, 2023.50, instances of the Daylite Mail Assistant extension being unloaded have been further reduced by over 90%. We will continue to review the remaining issues and work to resolve them.
Additionally, we are pleased to report that Apple’s upcoming macOS 14.3 update (currently in public beta) has resolved the majority of the Mail app crashes and extension performance issues.
Daylite Mail Assistant for Outlook
We’ve released version 1.0.0 Beta of Daylite Mail Assistant for Outlook to the Microsoft store (Microsoft AppSource).
This release includes the following features:
- Can open the add-in in the reader view, when a message is selected (not yet available in the compose view)
- Manually add emails to Daylite
- Link emails to existing Daylite contacts (People and Companies), and any Projects or Opportunities linked to those contacts
- When linking a Person, their default Company will be auto-linked as well.
- Link attachments
Those that signed up for access to the beta will receive an email with instructions.
We identified a new crash introduced by Apple in the macOS Sonoma 14.2 beta. Daylite 2023.50 addresses this crash. We will continue to work on the already identified and unresolved crashes. Please note that a potential significant interruption in your current email workflows still applies with the DMA extension on Sonoma. We recommend holding off upgrading to Somona for an uninterrupted workflow.
Daylite Mail Assistant Window Beta Sign-Up
We are working on Daylite Mail Assistant window that works in very similar ways to the Legacy Daylite Mail Assistant Plugin’s sidebar. We have been working on this solution, and we will begin a beta soon. If you want to be involved with the beta sign up for the waiting list.
Daylite Mail Assistant for Outlook Beta Sign-Up
After releasing Daylite, 2023.48 instances of the Daylite Mail Assistant being unloaded have been reduced by 74%. We will continue to review the remaining instances and will work to resolve them.