8.56 Release Notes

Release date: October 25, 2023 ET

We released the following updates since 8.55:

Infrastructure update: 8.55 includes a new version of our server code. There are no usability updates with this version. Learn more here. (Wednesday October 25, 2023 ET)

Bug fix

Task Templates

  • Fixed an issue where the Entity’s Global page was not respecting the ‘Restrict to Project’ field in Task Templates. [SG-31859] (Tuesday November 2, 2023 ET)

Bug fixes

Python API

  • We’ve corrected a problem that was causing errors when making XML-RPC calls to the /api3 endpoint. You should no longer see the “Response from server does not contain valid XML” message. [SG-33296]

Filter Panel

  • We’ve fixed a bug that was preventing the filter panel from correctly displaying filter groups that contained an invalid filter. This should now work as expected. [SG-33085] (Monday November 6, 2023 ET)

Bug fix

Python API

  • We’ve resolved a technical glitch that previously allowed Task Template Tasks to be linked to a Project through the Python API. [SG-27640] (Wednesday November 8, 2023 ET)

Bug fix


  • Fixed an issue where “is not empty” or “is empty” query field filter values would be automatically changed to a default value. [SG-31403]
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We’ve added new graphs to monitor transcoder activity in the Site Activity Monitor :tada:

As an Admin, you now have more tools to monitor the activity of the ShotGrid transcoder. Learn more about these graphs here.

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Bug fix


  • Fixed an error that occurred while viewing the Gantt chart when milestone tasks had no start date. [SG-31415]