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Added "Disable Camera" action that allows you to disable/enable camera for all apps
Added "Get Location 2" action that allows you to get the current location with some restrictions applied like minimum accuracy, speed, altitude and nearby location
Added "Pick Location" action that shows a map and allows you to pick a location on it and get it back as variables
Added "Locations Distance" function to the Tasker Functions action
Added way to get output variables from the Tasker Functions action
Added way to easily select the function and parameters to use with the Tasker Functions action (with the magnifying glass)
Added %new_state variable to the output of the "Dark Mode", "Disable Camera" and "NFC" actions
Added "min_refresh_rate" Custom Setting so that you can change screen refresh rate on the Pixel 4
Added option "Clear All Variables" in action "Variable Clear". Only if that option is selected will all user variables be cleared.
Added notification when user attempts to clear all variables the "old way" warning user that it doesn't work that way anymore
Added notification warning user that they must disable and reenable the admin setting to use Camera Disable
Changed "Significant Motion" event to the "Sensor" category
Change parameter label from "App" to "Package/App Name" where actions have app parameters that can be set via the app name
Let existing tasks keep the "Abort New Task" setting, but new ones will have the "Abort Existing Task" setting
When user sets up Secondary App event on Samsung devices ask if user wants to set the double-tap gesture to open Tasker instead of the camera.
Tip users that they can specify the name of the app directly in the various actions that you can manually write the package name/name of the app.
Warn users without Significant Motion sensor that the can't use the Significant Motion Event
Fixed issue where checking an alarm in a task that reacts to the Alarm changed event could cause an infinite loop
Fixed external tasks (tasks ran from other non-plugin apps) have Collision Handling set to "Abort Existing Task" which was breaking some setups. Changed back to "Abort New Task"
Fixed "unexpected event action" message for alarm changed event
Fixed Google Maps crash in kid apps
Fixed ability to configure Media Button states on Android 7 and below
Fix crash when requesting permission on Android 5
Fixed some smaller crashes
Total Automation, From Settings to SMS.

* Triggers: App, Time, Day, Location, Hard/Soft State, Event, Shortcut, QS Tiles, Widget, Timer, Plugins
* Actions: 200+ built-in, plugin support
* Tasks: loops, variables, conditions
* Scenes: design your own screen overlays
* App Creation: create your own standalone apps to share or sell! (Android 2.3+)

Trial: tasker.joaoapps.com/dl
Starter Guides: tasker.joaoapps.com/guides.html
Pre-made projects: forum.joaoapps.com/index.php?resources/
Official Support Forum: groups.google.com/forum/#!forum/tasker
Community full of people willing to help: www.reddit.com/r/tasker/
Queries, Problems: see Menu / Info / Support in-app

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**** Actions By Category ****

[not all actions available on all devices]

* ALERT: Flash, Notify LED/Sound/Vibrate, Cancel Notification, Popup Timed/WithTaskIcons/Names, Torch, Vibrate, Vibrate Pattern
* APP: Calendar Insert, Go Home, Kill App, Load App, Open Map (/StreetView/Nav)
* AUDIO: Alarm/Call/DTMF/Media/Notif./Ringer/System Volume, Haptic Feedback Toggle, Mic Mute, Notification Pulse, Notification(<4.1)/Ringer Vibrate (<4.2 or root), Silent Mode, Speakerphone, Sound Effects toggle
* DIALOG: 28 System Settings dialogs
* DISPLAY: Auto-Brightness, Close System Dialogs, Keyguard, Keyguard Pattern, Display Brightness, Display Off Timeout, Display Rotation, Set Wallpaper, Stay On, Status Bar (expand/collapse), System Lock
* FILE: Browse Files, Directory Create/Delete/Move, File Copy/Delete/Move/Open, Write To File, Read Line, Read Paragraph, Zip/Unzip File
* INPUT: Button, Dpad (root only), Type (root only), Input Method Select, Soft Keyboard (show)
* MEDIA: Media Button Events (grab), Media Player Control, Music File/Dir, Play/Forward/Back/Stop, Photo/Series/TimeSeries, Record Audio, Record Audio Stop, Ringtone, Scan Card
* MISC: (Broadcast) Action Intent, Component Intent, Get Location, GPS Status (<2.3 or Cyanogen/submod), Run (ASE) Script, Say, Say To File, Shut Up, Search For, Set Clipboard, Reboot (root only), Set CPU (root only) Set Timezone
* NETWORK: Airplane Mode (<4.1 or root), Autosync, BT, BT ID, Compose Email, Browse URL, HTTP GET, HTTP POST, Mobile Data (on/off), Mobile Data 2G/3G (Cyanogen only), USB Tether, WiFi Toggle, Wifi Disconnect/Reassociate/Reconnect, Wifi Sleep, Wifi Tether, Wimax Toggle
* PHONE: Call, Call Log, Call Block/Divert/Revert, Compose MMS/SMS, Contacts, End Call, Radio, Send SMS, Send Data SMS, Silence Ringer, Take Call
* TASKER: Change Icon Set, If, End If, Goto Action, Perform Task, Profile Toggle, Query Action, Set Widget Icon, Set Widget Label, Stop, Wait, Wait Until
* VARIABLES: Set, Clear, Inc, Dec, Query, Randomize, Split, Join, List
* 3RD PARTY: Android Notifier, Astrid, BeyondPod, JuiceDefender Data/Toggle, Gentle Alarm, NewsRob, OfficeTalk, SleepBot, SMS Backup+, TeslaLED, WidgetLocker

**** States ****

Airplane Mode, BT Connected, Calendar Entry, Docked, Headset Plugged, Incoming Call, Keyboard Out, Light Level, Media Button, Missed Call, Mobile Network, Device Orientation, Power, Various Sensors, Signal Strength, Unread Text, Variable Value, Wifi Network, Wifi Near

**** Events ****

Alarm Clock/Done, Date Set, Time/Date Set, Timezone Set, Display: Off/On/Unlocked, File Closed/Deleted/Modified/Moved/Opened/Attributes Changed, Camera/Search Button Long-Press, Card Mounted/Removed/Unmounted, Gesture,Missed Call, Phone Changes, Received Text, SMS Send Success/Failure, Battery Changed/Full/Low/Overheating, Device Boot, Device Shutdown, Storage Low, Locale Changed, New/Removed/Updated Package, Wallpaper Changed, Button Gadget Clicked, New Window, Notification, Notification Clicked, Zoom Click, Variable Cleared/Set, K9 Email Received, Gentle Alarm, Kaloer Clock, OpenWatch, Reddit Notify, Screebl, Widget Locker

Note: Tasker uses the BIND_DEVICE_ADMIN permission in order to provide the System Lock functionality.
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