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UMT360 for SharePoint 2013 – Cumulative Update 6

Written by admin on July 26th, 2016 at 8:36 am

We are pleased to announce the release of the UMT360 for SharePoint 2013 (UMT360 v4.1) – Cumulative Update 6 / CU6. Cumulative Updates include all previously released public updates and private hotfixes. We strongly recommend that any patch and release is validated in a non-production environment first before being applied to production environments.

Here’s the list of fixes and improvements addressed:

  • Core Financial Capabilities
    • Adjusted UI for the Create Change Request page to better promote the use of templates
    • Added the ability to deactivate Allocation Centers no longer relevant while maintain their values
    • Change behavior to automatically apply financial settings in the workflow stage where the Financial Timeline is first set
    • Improved reliability of the Copy Financial Values to Forecast operation when re-submitting a reporting period
    • Extended the Copy Budget action to work for any Financial Dimension within an Enterprise Financial Type, not just for linked Financial Dimensions
    • Addressed issues where corrections to the invalid Financial Timeline values were not handled properly
  • Other
    • Improved reliability when upgrading from older major versions
    • Addressed issues with OLAP cubes failing when a multiline custom field has values exceeding 1024 characters or the Analysis Services serve name is long
    • Added a new API method (ReadQueueWorkItemDetails) that provides details on the affected items or errors for a Queue job
    • Improved performance for the Configure Workflow Visualization page, which would sometimes fail on large datasets
    • Removed unnecessary keyboard hotkey in the Create Change Request and Create Snapshot dialogs
    • Updated number format to use the Global Options settings for number of decimals when exporting data to Exce
    • Workflow stage settings are now correctly applied for entities promoted from SharePoint when the Financial Timeline is linked to formula-based Custom Fields
    • Addressed issues with Filter by Department not working for entities promoted from SharePoint
    • Improvements to the Queue performance and reliability
    • Addressed issues on Exporting to Excel and across some configuration pages on specific locales and language packs
    • Improved behavior for the Is Hidden condition when the UMT360 Fields web part is rendered as read-only
    • Survey scores are now properly mapped to Custom Fields for projects with a large volume of data
    • Improved identification of default Project Server / Online default permissions groups when security is set to SharePoint mode

Visit the UMT360 Product Version History page for version details.

Customers and Partners can download CU6 via the online portals on www.umt360.com.

Thank you,
The UMT360 Team