8.61 Release Notes

Release date: March 26, 2024 ET

We released the following updates since 8.60:

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Added Search to Review Notes Layouts

We added search functionality to layouts and have improved the Review Notes App menu. [SG-31710]

Now, you can search saved layouts in the Review Notes App and see a list of available layouts from the same search dropdown. We’ve also improved the page menu dropdown.

Global Search

  • Changing the DisplayNameCache rebuild process to not delete everything before starting. [SG-33457]

Fields (Administration)

  • Limit Query fields data to a current project. [SG-9405]

Integration - Licensing

  • For sites on non-flex subscription: Usage licence are now automatically renewed. The idleness modal dialog that appears every 24 hours should no longer be visible.

Bug fixes:

Entity Form

  • Fixed an issue where entity creation form URL generator for Notes would not support recording the task linking. [SG-34614]

Fields (Administration)

  • Fixed a regression where a calculated field output or error/warning description would not be properly displayed in some cases. [SG-34755]

Python API

  • Added a configure fields parameter for unique values when creating them with the API. [SG-33177]
  • Fixed an issue where unsupported entity types could be added to a single-entity field via API. [SG-33828]

Task Templates

  • Fixed an issue where accessing tasks inside a task template would not work. [SG-32670]
2 Likes (Wednesday April 3, 2024 ET)

Bug fix

Page - Task View

  • Fixed an issue where clicking “Undo” button would remove wrong tasks when adding a task dependency. [SG-34781] (Thursday April 4, 2024 ET)

Bug fix

Page - Sort / Group

  • Fixed an issue where in some cases grouping data by Entity type field would cause some query fields values display “Calculating…” [SG-34265]
1 Like (Wednesday April 10, 2024 ET)

Bug fix

Event Log

  • Fixed the event that sets the is_transient value in the Event Log Entry Meta Data field to false when a thumbnail has finished transcoding. [SG-34687]
1 Like (Wednesday April 17, 2024 ET)

Bug fix

Tracking Settings

  • Fixed an issue where, sometimes, not all user actions would be saved on Project Tracking Settings page (changing field / status / pipeline visibility rule). [SG-18342]