New Hotfix 5.5.20 (build no. 3926) Released
The new hotfix package was released and it is available for download. You can find the hotfix packages for appropriate .Net version in the Bugtracker
(the orange box on the right). Instructions are included, please read carefully.
Bugs fixed in hotfix 5.5.20 (build no. 3926):
· Asynchronous postbacks
caused by third party components threw an exception in special cases.
· Blogs - MetaWeblogAPI
didn't work correctly when obtaining recent blog posts.
- an unwanted info message was displayed in special cases.
· Form controls
- empty fields using the document selector form control weren't saved correctly.
· Web parts
- Document attachments web parts didn't cache data correctly.
· Web parts
- the Check permissions property wasn't processed correctly in special cases.
- Date time picker was missing an icon on the live site.
· Media library
- trailing spaces weren't correctly removed from the names of new folders.
· Media library
- the edit button wasn't disabled immediately after import for unsupported image formats.
· Media library
- mass actions didn't work correctly in special cases.
· Alternative forms
- modifications of alternative forms after new fields were added to a base form affected form definition in special cases.
Bugs fixed in hotfix 5.5.19 (build no. 3922):
· User contributions
didn't work properly with form controls based on uni-selector (e.g. country selector).
· Publishing or archiving of selected documents
in the listing mode didn't work correctly in special cases.
- required tax id and organization id wasn't validated correctly for anonymous customers.
· Media library
- incorrect permissions handling for group administrator in special cases.
· Dynamically loaded controls based on uni-selector
couldn't open selection dialog in special cases.
· Documents in recycle bin
weren't restored correctly in special cases.
· Media selector
returned resolved URLs for selected media files.
· ShowSortDirection option of UniGrid
control didn't work correctly.
· Message boards' "No message text" property
was not used correctly for user message boards.
· Viewer and navigation controls
didn't cache data properly if the "Check permissions" property was enabled.
Bugs fixed in hotfix 5.5.18 (build no. 3912):
· Inserting links
with encoded characters through the WYSIWYG editor resulted in the links being inserted with the characters decoded.
· Text displayed on handler404.aspx
or PageNotFound.aspx pages was always in the default culture.
- The content of User widget zones wasn't correctly displayed in special cases.
- Staging tasks weren't logged for document attachment updates in special cases.
- Publishing in list view mode didn't work correctly for child documents.
· The Publish from/to
fields were always disabled for the Root document.
· GetUrl transformation
method didn't reflect site settings for extensions.
Bugs fixed in hotfix 5.5.17 (build no. 3905):
· Creating new folders in WYSIWYG editor dialog
s wasn't working properly if the selected site was different from the current site.
· Web analytics - log processing
caused an error if site information wasn't present in the .log file.
· Page templates - Page template selector
didn´t correctly show all templates during the creation of a new document.
· Recycle bin
- Now uses a more efficient query for loading data.
· Editable region
- When inserting flash objects into the HTML editor, the code was rewritten after the page was saved, causing some parameters to disappear.
Bugs fixed in hotfix 5.5.16 (build no. 3901):
· Smart search - Where condition
for attachment searching wasn't created correctly in special cases.
· Web parts - Attachment web parts
weren't resolving path macros correctly.
· Import - Document related permissions
weren't imported correctly with the document onto an existing site.
- Private fields that allowed an empty value didn't save the content of the Default value.
· Document selector
didn't correctly handle selection from a different site than the current one.
· Staging - Publish document
staging tasks didn't contain version history information in special cases.
· Document urls
weren't created correctly from document names in special cases.
Bugs fixed in hotfix 5.5.15 (build no. 3894):
· The loading of settings
after manually clearing the cache wasn't effective.
- Print functionality didn't reflect report parameter value changes.
· Document stylesheets
weren't inherited correctly from parent documents in special cases.
· The "Archived" flag
sometimes persisted in the document tree even if it wasn't current.
· Staging - Publish document staging task
didn't contain the version history data in special cases, which resulted in the document not being synchronized properly on the target.
· Page placeholder
web part didn't resolve path macro expressions in the Document to display property.
Bugs fixed in hotfix 5.5.14 (build no. 3887):
· Output filter
didn't process conditional comments properly.
· Domain alias redirecting
didn't work correctly if the URL contained the application path.
· OpenID logon
didn't work properly on ASPX templates.
· Pages generating XML content
could throw an exception in special cases.
· EventLog - A deadlock
could occur when deleting older logs on heavy traffic web sites.
· Mobile device redirection
- Always redirect property added to allow extended configuration.
Bad format of the "No messages" text in message boards
· A page with a wildcard URL
couldn't be found if the URL contained an underscore.
Bugs fixed in hotfix 5.5.13 (build no. 3880):
· New CMS.File documents
didn't correctly handle files with file names that were too long during creation.
· Widget selector
didn't display all available widgets for the global administrator.
· Registration web parts
didn't display content correctly.
- Some of the child objects were exported even if the parent object wasn't selected in the export settings.
- The license wasn't checked correctly during the import process.
· Scrolling text web part
didn't work correctly if two web parts with the same ID were on one site.
· Country selector
didn't return an empty value when no country was selected.
· URLs in forum macro
s without query parameter values weren't resolved correctly.
· Context macros
didn't allow recursion in some cases.
· Page manager
could cause an exception.
· Output cache wasn't flushe
d when document attachments were modified.
Performing a mass action in List view mode of the Media library
caused an error when a folder was selected.
· Group members data source web part
had an incorrect path to its physical file.
· Documents - A deadlock occurred
during document version history removal.
· Event log - A deadlock occurred
when deleting old Event log entries.
Bugs fixed in hotfix 5.5.12 (build no. 3873):
It was possible to transfer documents
between sites even if their document types were not assigned to the target site.
· Template subject was omitted
when cloning newsletter templates.
· Newsletter unsubscription link
was not resolved properly when it was placed right behind a metafile image.
· Group widgets
were not saved correctly if a document was under workflow.
· Single object export
- Object binary files were exported without their extensions, which could cause import problems.
· RSS transformations
- Default transformations were using encoding, which caused issues with diacritics.
· Groups datasource web part
contained an invalid path to its ASCX file.
· Import/Export - Newsletter subscribers
were not exported properly.
· Staging - Document staging tasks list
did not show document links correctly in the titles of some task types
- When selecting a Custom table permission type, an error was shown if there were no custom tables assigned to the selected site.
· Group forum post viewer web part
did not display any data.
· Cache wasn't flushed for document
s when permissions changed.
· The RemoveUserFromRole method
could throw an exception if it was used in custom code.
· Import - Workflow scopes
were not imported during new site creation from a web template.
· Some CMS controls
did not work properly in Visual studio design mode.
- Sorting a sub-section of a document did not log staging tasks.
Bugs fixed in hotfix 5.5.11 (build no. 3866):
· Media file thumbnail
was not refreshed when uploading a file under a folder path containing an apostrophe.
· Universal selector
- Selection dialog did not show items correctly in special cases.
· Navigation controls
did not display items in the correct order in special cases.
- A large number of subscribers caused their export to fail.
- Users were unable to create polls with the same code name in different community groups.
· Blog comments RSS web part
- The Check permissions property was removed because it was useless.
· RSS feeds
- RSS feeds were not cached properly in special cases.
· WYSIWYG editor
- Attachment file icons were not displayed correcty in thumbnails and tiles view modes.
· Media libraries
did not work effectively if web farm support was enabled.
· Scrolling news web part
started scrolling right after a page was loaded.
· Image selection and Media selection form controls
did not handle automatic resizing settings correctly.
· Paging in controls
did not work correctly if partial caching was enabled.
· Smart search
- German, Portugese, French and Swedish stop words lists contained duplicate words, which caused an exception.
· New site wizard
- New sites were created with an incorrect content culture in special cases.
· Caching in the custom table datagrid and Custom table datalist
did not work properly.
- Unsubscribing while mailout was in progress sometimes interrupted the mailout or caused it to report an incorrect sent e-mails count.
· Abuse report API
- The GetAbuseReports method recursively called itself causing an infinite loop.
- Web farm synchronization tasks for media files were not created during the import process.
Bugs fixed in hotfix 5.5.10 (build no. 3859):
· Permission matrix drop-down list
was not refreshed when the selected site changed.
· E-commerce checkout process
- Country and state were not reloaded when the selected address changed.
- An exception could occur when breaking document permission inheritance in special cases.
· Settings - Event log size
setting was not reflected properly.
· Listing of users in Administration
has been optimized.
· Friends data source web part
had a wrong filename set.
· WYSIWYG editor - URLs generated
for CMS.File documents did not reflect document URL extension settings.
· An error message
was sometimes displayed when uploading attachments on machines using IIS 6.
· WYSIWYG editor - UI personalization
was used even though it had been disabled in Site Manager settings.
· Form Engine - Macros
used as default values of properties were not resolved in some places.
· Recycle bin - Document permissions
weren't checked properly in Recycle bin.
- After approving or rejecting a friend using a link from an e-mail, the user name was missing in the confirmation e-mail.
- User could not submit a document for approval from the edit step on the Workflow tab in specific cases.
- Users could not check in a document which had been checked out before when check out/check in was turned off in settings.
Bugs fixed in hotfix 5.5.9 (build no. 3849):
· URL Rewriting - Url path prefix
wasn't processed in special cases.
- It was possible to change the order of nodes without appropriate permissions.
· Security - User wasn't able to create new documents
using the context menu in specific cases.
· Security - Editable content
- user was able to delete editable content of a node without appropriate permissions.
· Document type icons
weren't renamed appropriately when a user changed document type name.
· Attachments - The Attachment datasource web part
didn't cache its data correctly.
· Media library - The See library content permission
was not correctly checked for group media libraries.
· Localization didn't work correctly
for tree menus in administration UI.
· Newsletters - Deleting a user or a role
didn't result in deleting related newsletter subscribers.
· Newsletters - Sending dynamic newsletters
may have caused big load.
· Newsletters - Sending newsletters with attachments
to role subscriber caused an exception.
· Page placeholder didn't display content
correctly on an inherited page if default page template was specified.
Bugs fixed in hotfix 5.5.8 (build no. 3842):
· Settings - Event log size
setting key allowed entering negative values.
· Ecommerce - Shopping cart item custom data
wasn't transferred to the Order item custom fields.
· Web methods
didn't work correctly in special cases.
· Security - The list of documents
which use a page template was displayed incorrectly due to a wrong security check.
· Security - Document type permissions
weren't checked correctly in multisite environment in special cases.
· Newsletters - Custom newsletter stylesheet
wasn't applied when editing an issue.
Bugs fixed in hotfix 5.5.7 (build no. 3834):
· Smart search - Polish stop words
list contained duplicate words which caused an exception.
· Staging - Creation of group media libraries
was not synchronized correctly.
- When a site was deleted, the products assigned to the documents of that site were also deleted even if they were assigned to documents on another existing site.
· Message boards - Role code names
were displayed instead of their display names in the list of roles on security tab in message board management.
· Widgets - Resetting to default
did not work correctly in user widget zones.
· Child documents of a linked document
did not keep their current order after creation.
· Output filter
did not handle conditional comments properly.
· WYSIWYG editor - Inserting e-mail link
did not work correctly if the e-mail body contained empty lines.
Bugs fixed in hotfix 5.5.6 (build no. 3828):
· The Group polls
web part did not work correctly in AJAX Update panel.
· URL path conversion
did not correctly remove diacritics which could cause some multilingual URLs not to work in IE6.
· Configuration settings
were not initialized correctly for the Document attachments field in special cases.
trimmed the blog post summary in the middle of a word.
· The configured page not found page
did not receive the set query string.
· Site folders
were not deleted with the site in special cases.
· The OpenIDUserRequiredData web part
did not display the 'Display message'
· Membership - Authentication
of a user with a name that contained special characters failed in mixed mode authentication.
· The Mobile redirection web part
now creates a cookie indicating if the redirection was already done.
· Output cache
was available longer than the Publish to field allowed.
· Output cache
was not flushed when the document changed.
· Subscriber created
for an e-commerce customer did not have the 'Subscriber full name'
· Data web parts
could throw an exception if the selected columns were defined explicitly.
· Shopping cart step
images did not have tooltips assigned.
· Product selector
displayed product options along with the list of products.
Bugs fixed in hotfix 5.5.5 (build no. 3821):
· Google site map
did not work correctly if the application was initialized through the Google site map page.
· Creating of a new document culture version
could throw the 'Invalid length parameter passed to the RIGHT function.'
exception in special cases.
· Web analytics
displayed wrong browser version numbers on IIS7 and .NET 4.0.
· US Section 508 validation changes.
· The File system selector
could throw an exception with some special forms of relative path.
· The Import wizard
could throw an exception when having insufficient permissions on the import folder.
· The UniSelector
did not resolve localization macros in drop-down lists.
· The WYSIWYG editor toolbar
disappeared after partial postback in CMSDesk -> Content -> Form.
· Wrong document permissions
could be set to child documents while breaking or restoring parent permissions inheritance.
· Documents after "Click here for more ..."
were not displayed correctly in the content tree if there was more such items on the path.
· The Attachments data source
web part did not cache its data properly.
· Media library - The MediaLibraryTree
control accessed an incorrect disk location.
Bugs fixed in hotfix 5.5.4 (build no. 3817):
- Image paths were incorrect when the system was installed in the root of IIS.
· Media library
- An exception was thrown when CMYK images were resized on Windows 7.
· Media library
- Multiple file import did not work when page size drop-down list and paging was used in the file listing.
- Graph/Table/Value items were not loaded correctly in special cases in the editing window.
· Version manager
did not perform proper checks for empty datasets and therefore was causing exceptions.
· Web part categories
with the same display name could cause an exception on the web part editing page.
· Widget categories
with the same display name could cause an exception on the widget editing page.
· Scheduled tasks
for e-mail and newsletter sending could start more threads at one time.
- On-site management actions did not work for .NET 4.0.
· Linked document creation
did not flush the cache properly.
· Optimized deleting
of archived e-mails prevents "Out of memory" exceptions.
Bugs fixed in hotfix 5.5.3 (build no. 3810):
· Portal engine - The "Display to roles"
web part zone property did not work properly for global administrators.
· Reporting - Graphs
did not work if the application ran under medium trust.
- A document under a workflow marked as a product was not published correctly in special cases.
· Portal engine - Widget header controls
were hidden in editing mode when the widget itself was hidden (e.g. while having the "Hide if no record found" property on).
· User control selector
- The entered file's extension was not checked.
- An exception was thrown when a user browsed the live site with an unusual device.
· The "Restore all" function in Recycle bin
restored only documents on the first page of the list.
Bugs fixed in hotfix 5.5.2 (build no. 3803):
· Content staging -
When a user selected to synchronize all tasks on the Documents tab, the tasks were sychronized in an incorrect order.
· The "Always use URL without trailing slash" setting
could cause an infinite redirect loop on the website root page.
· Site cultures list
showed only the first 11 pages.
· Export wizard
- items were not preselected correctly in specific cases.
· Media library files selection
did not work properly if the copy/move dialog was closed without executing an action.
· Content staging
- A document created under a workflow was published immediately after synchronization to the target server.
· Content staging
- Archived documents were not synchronized correctly in some special cases.
· Field editor
- Users could not add a new system attribute of LongText data type (e.g. the DocumentTags attribute) to a document type.
· Cursor position
was lost after postback when editing a text area.
· Attachment URLs
were not handled correctly if a custom file friendly URL extension was used.
· In-place localization macros
used parameters of the previously evaluated macro.
· TrueValue and FalseValue macro parameters
did not work properly if used after an evaluation parameter.
Bugs fixed in hotfix 5.5.1 (build no. 3793):
– The 'Did you mean'
web part could throw an exception in special cases.
· Page template categories
with the same display name could cause an exception on the template editing page.
- Ignore list was not respected when sending friendship request notification messages.
· File system selector
- Selected file path was invalid if the web site was installed into the root.
· Content Staging
- There was an occasional problem with the DataReader
during document staging tasks logging.
· UI Cultures
- If user selected '(default)'
option in the 'Preferred user interface culture'
setting, an exception was thrown after she logged in the system again.
· New Site Wizard
- There was a problem with loading web site templates if the Previous
button was hit.
· Selectors in the permissions administration
section did not reflect site selection when loading the list of modules/document types.
· Page template inheritance
didn't work properly for values defined on the Master page tab.
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. Version 5.5 contains all bug fixes from 5.0 version.