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Release at a Glance

November 8, 2015


The below table summarizes a list of features introduced in the release and their potential impact on your environment.

New feature

Enabled by default? Requires admin setup Contact your account executive Affects existing configuration or data Affected audience
Calendar view Project Managers
All project users
Multiple managers for a work item (Beta) System Administrators
Project Managers
Work Item Managers
Work Item Owners
Gantt view print enhancements Project Managers
All project users
Standard colors for work item state field in charts All users


The below table summarizes a list of issues fixed in the release.

Functional Area Issue Description
API Cannot change API name of a custom field.
A query in Excel plugin does not return the correct number of items.
Using data loader to update a textual custom field on timesheets returns an error.
Business Rules The IsNew() function should be running only once on creation of an object. A new identifier optional parameter is introduced for the function. If the identifier is not provided (E.g. 'IsNew()'), the function behavior does not change. It returns true, if the CurrentObject or any other objects in the current scope are currently marked as 'Added' (may return 'true' multiple times). If the identifer is provided E.g. - 'IsNew(CurrentObject())', the function returns true if the Identified Object is currently marked as 'Added' (will return true only once per object).
Updating dates for a milestone, changes API outbound call external ID value.
Billing rate set by a workflow rule is being reset.
Unnecessary scroll bars in panels.
Browser-specific Using Firefox, pasted value in the description field for an item does not stick.
Job Title Assigning a job title for a user returns an error.
Mobile Submitting PTO request via the mobile app does not create a request.
Project Sub-project names are cut off and dates changed from the original project during import or export.
Reports and Dashboards A cluster chart with multi-dimensional y-axis is missing values on top of the columns.
Gauge color settings for reports reverts to default after editing.
The following error appears when sharing report folders: "Oracle.DataAccess.Client.OracleException: ORA-01789: query block has incorrect number of result columns".
Project count in bar chart does not match the count in the grid.
Roadmap\Roadmap Widget Roadmap sharing link not showing task below milestones.
Social Discussion groups does not appear in the consistent order in the Social module. After this update, new groups created by application, custom action, or workflow rule appear at the bottom of the list , and move to the top after the first post.
Pasting images inline on discussions results in duplicate images.
"Maximum characters allowed" error when deleting discussion messages using a custom rule.
Time Tracking When users attempt enter 0 in the Duration field for a work item, the Following field is required: Duration error message is displayed.
Time Tracking Re-opening a timesheet entry panel in a project from the Timesheets per project custom field with reverse reference to project, reopens all timesheets.
Widgets Problems with sharing Roadmap.