This Week in Bamboo (April 19th, 2015 – April 25th, 2015)

A major release of Calendar Plus Web Part R4.6 for SharePoint 2013, and a minor release of List Search Simple Web Part R2.3 for SharePoint 2010 were released to our storefront this week along with patches of Discussion Board Plus and Community Central for both SharePoint 2010 and SharePoint 2013.  Please check out our store for more details on this week new releases and see below for a complete list.

HW20 Calendar Plus Web Part for SharePoint 2013 Release 4.6.41.2013 (File version 40.6.41.2013)

New Features:

•    Option to change the text color in color-coded events.
•    Export a calendar event in iCalendar format (.ics) using the right-click context menu.
•    Option to set the length of delay, in milliseconds, before displaying the tool-tip.
•    Define the placement of Calendar Names and Calendar Columns displayed in the bottom legend location as a Row (horizontally) or Column (vertically).
•    Dynamically filter the calendar interface through checkbox selection in the legend (Filter List Setting must be enabled).
•    Ability to apply custom style settings to the tool-tip display using CSS.
•    Expand and collapse legend values.
•    Gantt View Improvements:

o    Set the Gantt timescale to Day, Week, Month, Quarter, or Year.
o    Change the default Gantt start date to Today, Current Month, Current Year, or a specific Start and End Date.
o    Option to display the week number in the Quarter and Week timescales.
o    Non-working days are highlighted in the Gantt chart display.
o    Gantt View display columns remain fixed while scrolling.

Bug Fixes:

•    Unable to launch the new, edit, and display forms in a dialog modal window.
•    Extra bottom padding is added when height is set to fit the web part zone.
•    Multiple concurrent events expand the width of the day column in the Work Week View.
•    Long strings of text are cropped in the tool-tip display.
•    Switching from Quarter view to Day, Week, Work Week, or Month view changes the date to the starting month of the Quarter View.
•    Items marked as All Day Events are not displayed at the top of the Day and Work Week views.
•    Events titles display hyperlink URLs rather than the description text.

Known Issues:

•    The Web Part displays an error when connected to a List Rollup Data View deployed on a site using German regional and language settings.
•    List Rollup site name and list name cannot be added to the event tool-tip display.
•    Calendar Names displayed in the Legend are persistent with no correlating events appearing on the calendar interface.
•    The Web Part displays an error when Request Management services are enabled and List Rollup Data View is selected as the data source.
•    Opening an event in the Day view redirects users to the Today view.
•    Web Part connections are not supported when filtering lookup columns connected to a Date/Time column type.
•    Web Part connections are not supported when filtering ID columns.
•    Custom column values may not appear in the Gantt View interface.
•    Events beginning at 11:00PM and ending the next day at 12:00AM are not displayed on the second day of the Day View.
•    Connecting Bamboo List Filter Web Part to Calendar Plus Web Part is only supported with SharePoint List or Library or Bamboo List Rollup data sources.

Limitations:

•    Tooltip delays are not supported in the Gantt View.
•    The Web Part does not function correctly if Request Management is configured for your SharePoint environment.
•    Calculated, Choice, Lookup, Multiple Person or Group, Multiple Lines of Text, and ID columns may not be supported when specifying the filter conditions from the Web Part settings or when configuring Web Part Connections. 
•    Gantt View can only display a single SharePoint List or Library (Utilize Bamboo Solutions List Rollup Web Part (sold separately) to aggregate multiple lists into a single Gantt view).
•    Multiple Line of Text columns are displayed as a single row in the Gantt View interface.
•    Multiple concurrent events may not be evenly divided within the same day cell in the Work Week View.
•    Adding additional column values requires assigning color from the Item Identification setting for them to appear in the legend display.

HW11A List Search Simple Web Part for SharePoint 2010 Release 2.3.22 (File version 20.3.22)

New Features:

•    Display number of search results for the current page and total results found (e.g. X to X of XX).
•    Improved pagination that allows navigation page number, previous/next buttons, and first/last buttons.
•    Jump to Page function allows entering a page number to skip to desired page.
•    Ability to apply custom CSS to the Search in All Columns text field.
•    Ability to apply custom CSS to the Date Picker controls.

Bug Fixes:

•    Editing or deleting items from the search results causes search to automatically re-run. 
•    Running the Chrome DevTools Console displays JavaScript errors.
•    CSS changes to the Invalid DateTime error message are not displayed in the web part interface.
•    CSS changes to the TextBoxControlsNumber class are not displayed in the web part interface.

New Known Issues:

•    Assignment Units column data is not displayed in the search results, when connected to a Bamboo PM Central Task list. 
•    Print and Export options are hidden when the Display Search Criteria option is unchecked and Custom Search Criteria look and feel setting are applied. 
•    Filtering Multiple Lines of Text columns using Web Part Connections is not supported.
•    The item dialog modal window displays the delete option for anonymous access users (Anonymous user will not be able to delete items and will see an error message when attempting to delete).
•    Anonymous users cannot search metadata columns.
•    The Web Part displays an error when accessing sites using Unified Access Gateway (UAG) with Internet Explorer 10 browser.
•    Filtering and sorting search results may not be supported for custom columns.
•    Changes to the Modify Layout Editor are not saved if the Allow Search in All Columns option is unchecked and the layout does not include the Keyword Control text box element.
•    Applying custom CSS to the search result grid is not supported.
•    Searching for Choice or Lookup values containing quotation marks (“”) may display incorrect search results.

New Limitations:

•    The Web Part displays a JavaScript error when clicking the edit icon in search results displaying Site Pages.
•    Default search values are not displayed for Choice, Number, Yes/No, and Date/Time columns.
•    Date/Time, Number, Currency, and Yes/No columns are omitted from keyword searches in all columns.

SA75 Discussion Board Plus for SharePoint 2010 Release 2.0.80 (File version 20.0.80)

New Features:

•    Improved compatibility with Chrome and Firefox browsers.

Includes the updated versions of following products:

•    Rating Column R10.1.46 (HW41I)
•    List Search Simple Web Part  R2.2.63 (HW11A)
 
Bug Fixes:

•    Hide Private Replies from the Replies column statistics in the forum view.

New Limitations:

•    Zero (0) numeric values appear as a blank (empty) values in column filters.

SA75 Discussion Board Plus for SharePoint 2013 Release 2.0.94.2013 (File version 20.0.94.2013)

New Features:

•    Display topics and replies in Threaded View.
•    SharePoint search box added to the Management View.
•    Improved compatibility with Chrome and Firefox browsers.
 
Includes the updated versions of following products:

•    List Search Simple Web Part R2.3.8.2013 (HW11A)
•    Rating Column R1.1.65.2013 (HW41I)
 
Bug Fixes:

•    Elevate a post marked as a verified answer to the top of the discussion thread.
•    Hide Private Replies from the Replies column statistics in the forum view.
•    Usability improvements to the in-page reply control.

New Known Issues:

•    After migrating from SharePoint 2010 to SharePoint 2013, creating a new Discussion Board Plus list may cause a “save conflict” warning message to appear (This issue does not limit users from creating new Discussion Board Plus lists. Please close the warning message and refresh the page to continue).
•    Private replies are changed to public replies after deploying a saved site template containing private replies.
 
New Limitations:

•    Changing the default view from the SharePoint List Settings is not supported.
•    Editing View Name and Web Address from the SharePoint List Settings is not supported.
•    Sorting replies or selecting a page number after collapsing topics causes a JavaScript error to appear.
•    Moving topics may cause a “value does not fall within the expected range” error message to appear (To resolve this issue, please increase the List View Lookup Threshold from Central Administration).
•    Replies are omitted from searches in the Management View.
•    Users are able to post replies to a locked topic when creating replies via email.
•    Zero (0) numeric values appear as a blank (empty) values in column filters.
•    After migrating from SharePoint 2010 to SharePoint 2013, private reply icons are not displayed.
•    Filtering and sorting the “Last Reply By” column is not supported.

SA15 Community Central for SharePoint 2010 Release 1.5.18 (File version 10.5.18)

New Features:

•    Improved compatibility with Chrome and Firefox browsers.

Includes the updated versions of following components:

•    List Rotator Web Part  R2.5.119 (HW21)
•    List Rollup Web Part R6.0.102 (HW24)
•    Site Creation Plus R1.4.74 (HW28)
•    Rating Column R1.1.46 (HW41I)
•    Navigators R1.5.27 (HW55)
•    Cross-Site Display Web Part R1.2.39 (HW63)
•    Discussion Board Plus R20.0.80 (SA75)

Bug Fixes:

•    Hide Private Replies from the Replies column statistics in the Discussion Board Plus forum view.
 
New Limitations:

•    Private reply counts still appear in the existing Community Central site forum statistics after migrating to the latest version.

SA15 Community Central for SharePoint 2013 Release 1.5.96.2013 (File version 10.5.96.2013)

New Features:

•    Display topics and replies in Threaded View in Discussion Board Plus forums.
•    SharePoint search box added to the Management View in Discussion Board Plus forums.
•    Improved compatibility with Chrome and Firefox browsers.
 
Includes the updated versions of following products:

•    List Rotator Web Part R2.5.101.2013  (HW21)
•    List Rollup Web Part R6.0.116.2013 (HW24)
•    Site Creation Plus R1.4.82.2013 (HW28)
•    Rating Column R1.1.65.2013 (HW41I)
•    Navigators R1.5.75.2013 (HW55)
•    Cross-Site Display Web Part R1.2.55.2013 (HW63)
•    Discussion Board Plus R20.0.94.2013 (SA75)
 
Bug Fixes:

•    Elevate a post marked as a verified answer to the top of the discussion thread.
•    Hide Private Replies from the Replies column statistics in the Discussion Board Plus forum view.
•    Usability improvements to the in-page reply control.
•    Toggling verified answer may not update the user’s Top Experts rating in the forum site.
 
New Known Issues:

•    After migrating from SharePoint 2010 to SharePoint 2013, creating a new Discussion Board Plus list may cause a “save conflict” warning message to appear (This issue does not limit users from creating new Discussion Board Plus lists. Please close the warning message and refresh the page to continue).


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