News: Articles for Jun 2018

  • 2018/06/27

    Notice about service outage for the Messaging API (resolved)

    We'd like to inform you about a service outage regarding the Messaging API. The issue has now been resolved but we sincerely apologize for any inconvenience that this may have caused.

    Date of recovery

    Date: June 27, 2018 JST (GMT+9)

    Cause of the outage

    Issue with our servers.

    Details

    When the Messaging API was called to unlink a rich menu from a user that was not in a chat with the bot, the rich menu was not unlinked from the user. This issue occured only to users with LINE 8.7.0 or later for iOS and rich menus configured at admin-official.line.me.

    We will continue to improve the quality of the services we provide to our developers and we greatly appreciate your understanding.

  • 2018/06/26

    Notice about service outage for LINE Login and the Social API (resolved)

    We'd like to inform you about a service outage regarding LINE Login and the Social API. The issue has now been resolved but we sincerely apologize for any inconvenience that this may have caused.

    Date and time of outage

    Date: June 26, 2018

    Time: 16:25–17:00 JST (GMT+9)

    Cause of the outage

    Issue with our servers.

    Details

    An error was returned when the following API features were accessed:

    • Get user profiles
    • Get friendship status
    • LINE Login

    We will continue to improve the quality of the services we provide to our developers and we greatly appreciate your understanding.

  • 2018/06/21

    Notice about service outage for LINE Front-end Framework (resolved)

    We'd like to inform you about a service outage regarding LINE Front-end Framework. The issue has now been resolved but we sincerely apologize for any inconvenience that this may have caused.

    Date and time of recovery

    Date: June 21, 2018 around 17:30 JST (GMT+9)

    Cause of the outage

    Issue with our servers.

    Details

    When a LIFF app was added to a channel, the permission to retrieve the user's email address was revoked if it had been granted to the channel. Please check if the email permission has been revoked or not from the LINE Developers console. Request the permission again if it has been revoked.

    We will continue to improve the quality of the services we provide to our developers and we greatly appreciate your understanding.

  • 2018/06/12

    Flex Message released

    We have released Flex Message, a new message type for the Messaging API. Flex Messages are messages with a customizable layout. You can customize the layout freely by combining multiple elements.

    Flex Message samples

    Flex Messages are only supported on LINE 6.7.0 and later for iOS and Android.

    For more information, see Using Flex Messages.

  • 2018/06/06

    LINE Front-end Framework released

    LINE Front-end Framework (LIFF) is a platform for web apps that run within LINE.

    When launching a web app (LIFF app) registered in LIFF in LINE, the LIFF app can get data from the LINE Platform such as the LINE user ID. The LIFF app can use such data to provide features that utilize user information and send messages on behalf of the user.

    For more information, see LINE Front-end Framework.