8.42 Release Notes

Release date: September 13, 2022 ET

We released the following updates since 8.41:

Bug Fixes

Action Menu Items

  • Fixed a regression where the context or the ‘More’ menus would not open on a global Versions page. [SG-28071]


  • Fixed an issue where exporting a query field displaying content from a list field could result in placing the data into multiple columns instead of keeping it in one column (like on the grid). [SG-27938]

Filter Panel

  • Fixed a regression where some filter values (Current entity, Empty) could not be removed or could lead to an error in a widget filter. [SG-27944]
  • Fixed an issue where filtering Task counts and total Task counts on a Tasks page would display inconsistent results. [SG-27580]
  • Fixed a regression where navigation filter items were misaligned after a dragging and dropping. [SG-28032]
  • Fixed an issue that occurred in thumbnail widgets where the filter dropdown list would not load when input validation errors for a linked field are applied. [SG-28042]


  • Fixed issues with custom entities [SG-26733]:
    • Page names would not update after an entity was renamed.
    • Custom fields created would not display on the Permissions page.

Rest API

  • Fixed an issue where a Project field could be assigned on a Task within a Task Template. [SG-27639]

Site Preferences

  • Fixed an issue where the allowed email domains feature would not accept some valid values. [SG-27751]
1 Like (Wednesday September 14, 2022 ET)

Bug fix:

  • Fixed an issue where using None for the background or text in formatting rules could result in non-readable text in the grid (especially when dark mode is activated). [SG-24897] (Monday September 19, 2022 ET)

Bug fix:

  • Fixed an issue where creating an Icon entity via API would cause a blank page when the display_type property was not included or invalid. [SG-28288] (Tuesday September 20, 2022 ET)

Bug fix:

  • Fixed an issue where users restricted from editing fields would copy data from a text field and see ShotGrid context menus instead of the default browser’s context menu. [SG-28209] (Monday September 26, 2022 ET)

Bug fixes:

  • Fixed an issue where a user would not receive an email notification when only the “Email me whenever I receive a note” option checked in Email Notifications. [SG-28245]
  • Fixed a regression where the color scheme would not update on an entity’s detail page after switching from light and dark modes. [SG-28425]
1 Like (Tuesday October 4, 2022 ET)

Bug fixes:

  • Fixed an issue where creating an Identity user that was inactive did not trigger an email when activated at a later date. [SG-28566]
  • Fixed an issue where a widget filter would not update to the current entity on an entity detail page. [SG-27155]
1 Like (Thursday October 6, 2022 ET)

Bug fix:

  • Removed native browser autocomplete functionality on the grid that inconsistently caused unwanted pop-ups. [SG-28568]