Release Notes October 2017

New features
  • CREDITS: Virtual credits can be assigned to users which they may subsequently use to buy courses. This is a great way to handle offline payments.  
  • SSL: We offer free SSL certifications from Plus plan upwards. For more information, you can visit this article.  
  • USERS: You can easily deactivate a user on a specific date in the future (as described in this article).
  • SCHEDULED REPORTS: View all scheduled reports at a glance. Option to delete a scheduled report has been added to this view as well. Visit this article to find out more.
  • SSO: Support for OpenID Connect. You can find the guide in this link.
  • ILT: A revamped ILT engine, including the following main changes:
  • Visually improved ILT unit page where a learner can select a session 
  • Ability to register to an ILT event directly from the central calendar
  • New ILT related notifications are now added that can be triggered by the following events: 
  • On ILT session creation
  • On ILT session registration
  • X hours before an ILT session starts
  • VISUALS: We have created a new modern theme that is now the default theme for all new accounts. For older domains, you may find it on Settings >> Themes under the name "Modern".
  • DISCUSSIONS: File upload option added to discussions. This article provides more information.
 
Improvements

  • UNITS: When completing a unit with a question, then the question is not removed. Instead, the question is displayed if the correct answers marked as well as the "Completed. Let's continue" button at the bottom of the page.  
  • WEBINAR TOOL: BigBlueButton upgrade to latest version. 
  • ADMINISTRATOR: An administrator can now impersonate a user directly through the user’s profile.
  • MARKETPLACE: The licenses limit per transaction has been increased to 10,000.
  • CUSTOM REPORTS: The column "Last login" is available in the "Learning progress" output type.
  • CUSTOM REPORTS: In the learning progress output the "Average score" is added as a column.  
  • API: The parameter "max_redemptions" to the call "create a new group" is now added  
  • API: System date format from API now helps saving the courses with the correct "creation_date" and "last_update_on" dates with the Wordpress plugin.
  • COURSE TIME LIMIT: The decimal places in the course time limit is now increased.
  • LOGIN PAGE: The "Create an account" link is hidden from the Simple login page when the max number of users is reached (this refers to the Standard plans only).
  • TEST: The percentage symbol (%) is added next to the test passing score field.
  • AUTOMATION: The automation "On course X completion, give Z points" is triggered even when the "each course completion gives X points" gamification option is unticked.
  • GROUP KEY: Νew courses are displayed on dashboard directly after entering a group using the group key. Refresh is no longer needed.
  • PASSWORD SETTINGS: Enforce password change on the first login for users that have been created via API is supported.
  • SUBSCRIPTION PAGE: Visual for monthly reset date for active users is now added.
  • SYSTEM REPORT: "Course code" field is now included in the System's Export report.
  • PRICE: 2 decimal precision is shown in the prices, eg. course prices.
  • REPORTS: Only completed courses that are active are included.
  • BRANCHES: The TalentLMS URL is no longer revealed while editing the branch through the mapped domain.
  • NEW LANGUAGES: TalentLMS is now available in Armenian & Mongolian.
  • BRANCHES: The meta-description can now be set up on the branch level 
  • HELP CENTER: All admins with edit permissions for settings can send support requests (on top of super-admins).  
  • COLOR PICKER: farbtastic replaced with tinyColorPicker due to a license conflict.

Bug Fixes
  • Bug fixed which prevents Internet Explorer to crash when checking the SCORM status
  • Bug fixed relating to the default role not being displayed when creating new custom user types
  • Bug fixes and improvements relating to Scheduled reports.
  • Bug fixed relating to adding a user to a group. The system checks whether the user already exists in that group.
  • Bug fixed that caused the items of a drop-down type custom user field to be separated by commas and not by semi-columns.
  • Bug fixed relating to the cancellation of subscriptions when deleting users; when a user is deleted, then all subscriptions are canceled so as to avoid possible future charges.
  • Bug fixed relating to SCORM/TinCan units - when switching from a tin can file to a SCORM one.
  • Bug fixed that prevented the login with Edge browser.
  • Bug fixed that caused a tag not to be added to a test question when using IE 11.
  • Bug fixed relating to Custom reports and to the 'Have (not) logged in within a period of time' rule. Now the last login "within a period of time" is being taken into consideration and not "the LAST login within a period of time».
  • When clicking on the "Level" on add/edit course it immediately closes the drop-down as it does with "Certification" drop-down.
  • Large file names of SCORM files are truncated so that these no longer prevent the files from opening. 
  • Bug fixed relating to the quick back & forth movement to next/previous questions which caused answers to change.
  • Bug fixed relating to importing users to groups; now there is no limit to the data you can import.
  • Bug fixed that prevented a question from being added as a completion rule if the unit name is in "..".
  • Now learners cannot submit an assignment in case no file has been uploaded nor any text typed. A validation prior to submission has been added.
  • When creating a new question of type "Randomized" inside a unit, you can now use it as a completion rule.
  • Now the value zero is considered as an answer in fill-the-gap questions.
  • Bug fix relating to Tin Can packages from Articulate Rise not to work.
  • Bug fix relating to Popup SCORM units not working properly in IE.
  • ILT: Deleting a user from an expired GoToXXX webinar session is possible.
  • Bug fix relating to the indication of pending assignments inside branches.
  • Bug with Learner>Course>Unit>View permission: When this permission is disabled the user is not able to access any unit. 
  • Bug fix relating to the timeline: Event "User payment" to be filtered by course id.

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