GeneXus 16 upgrade 2

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This article is an overview of GeneXus 16 Upgrade 2 features (compared to GeneXus 16 upgrade 1) and what needs to be taken into account to adopt it.

Upgrade 2 is scheduled to be released on January 30th, 2019. 


This upgrade includes important improvements regarding memory usage in several editors of the IDE and also in the build process.

Here a list of the most important features that are being included

  • Mobile (Android & iOS )
    • Support for Firebase Analytics
    • Scan Credit cards
  • IDE
    • Do Build of Deployment Units

Not as part of the upgrade, but related and worth to mention, is that the KB of the #GX28 has been published and you can explore, build, and run it with this upgrade. More information at GeneXus Meeting Open Source Project

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Please send any issue that does not happen in previous versions to gxpreview at so that we can fix it before releasing Upgrade 2.

If you want improvements to features, please  join the Beta Testers Channel at

All Details (Features, Compatibility aspects, Issues)

Please check these links for further features, compatibility aspects, issues and details of the already mentioned. 


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