New Hotfix 6.0.9 (build no. 4365) Released

The new hotfix package was released and it is available for download. You can find the hotfix packages in the Bugtracker section (the orange box on the right). Instructions are included, please read carefully.
Note: hotfix packages for version 6 are now delivered as one exe file for all .Net versions (3.5, 4.0). Moreover, you can use the Kentico Installation Manager tool to download and apply the hotfix (using the Upgrade/Hotfix or Check buttons).

Bugs fixed in hotfix 6.0.9 (build no. 4365):
Campaigns - The campaign selector incorrectly offered campaigns from all sites.
Blogs - The Blog month documents which are created automatically with Blog post documents weren't published by default when using versioning.
REST Service - Hash authentication failed when the URL contained a WHERE condition parameter with encoded special characters.
REST Service - Direct access to RESTService.svc was incorrectly allowed (direct access caused only the global settings of the service to be reflected).
Web parts - Web part client IDs weren't stored correctly in the Turkish culture.
Smart search - Searching for decimal numbers didn't work correctly. You have to rebuild your indexes if you are using filtering based on decimal values for smart search results.
E-commerce - An error occurred during VolumeDiscountInfo serialization in special cases.
CSS stylesheets - Image addresses in stylesheets weren't resolved correctly when combining SSL and non SSL URLs.
Groups - The "Group registration" web part didn't save the tag group correctly if there was already another tag group with the same code name in the database.
Files - If the size of a requested file was smaller than or equal to the value of the "Maximum file size to cache" setting and "Store files in database" was enabled, files were corrupted on consecutive requests.
Scoring - Scoring results (score values for contacts couldn't be exported to Excel.
Field Editor - Certain form controls weren't validated by their "Regular expression" and "Min/Max length" properties.
Maps - Latitude and longitude fields weren't properly rendered if the server culture was different than English.
LINQ - Some TreeNode properties weren't properly mapped to database columns.
Hotfix - There was a file missing in a previous hotfix causing a build failure.
Hotfix - The hotfix script failed if an unregistered UI culture was set as the default culture in the web.config file.
Macros (API) - The ContextResolver didn't prioritize explicitly set CurrentUser and CurrentSite properties while resolving context macros.
The transformation selector didn't allow selection from custom tables.

Bugs fixed in hotfix 6.0.8 (build no. 4357):
Contact management - Multiple contact/account mass delete actions running at the same time resulted in an error in some cases.
Contact Management - Contact and account statuses were loaded improperly in contact and account list filters.
Contact management - The Activity details page displayed an incorrect text and label for the forum post activity.
Workflow - There was no custom event handler for the document Archive action (now added).
Layout web parts - Resizing zones by dragging their borders didn't work properly in the Chrome browser.
Layout web parts - The "Display to roles" property of layout web parts was incorrectly reflected by the web part header on the Design tab.
Routing - It wasn't possible to set a unique Route type URL path for specific culture versions of a document.
Localization - The descriptions for web part properties didn't store changes after being saved.
Windows Azure - Data wasn't synchronized between instances properly if the application ran in Full IIS mode.
Windows Azure - The export action caused a time out exception.
Installation - Several issues were fixed in KIM.
Installation - An error occurred during the database installation if a Turkish collation was used on the server.
Form engine - Only boolean and string type fields accepted macros.
Documents - When copying/moving documents from one site to another, permissions weren't checked properly in specials cases.
Macros - If a custom method was registered with "object" type parameters, then it was shown twice in the Auto completion hints.
Scoring - Rules for forum activities couldn't be saved if the "ad-hoc forum" option was selected.
WYSIWYG editor - The editor content wasn't preserved after a postback on the page.
Code editor - The Tab key only added a single space indentation in Internet Explorer.
Web parts - The "Custom registration form" didn't work property in special cases.
Web parts - Inherited content wasn't displayed by the "Editable text" web part on the Page tab when the property "InheritContent=true" was set for the master page.
Web parts - If the "Repeater" web part was used together with a "Documents data source" and "Document filter", it was incorrectly hidden after the filter was applied in certain cases.
Web parts - The "Add new" button of the "Repeater" web part was hidden if a "Selected Item" transformation wasn't set.
Document types - All changes weren't distributed properly to inherited document types if the parent was updated.
Validation - The CSS validator and link checker didn't work correctly in the latest version of webkit browsers (e. g. Chrome).
Dialogs - Images using the "Show larger size on mouse-over" option weren't resized correctly.
CSS minification - Media queries weren't handled correctly during minification.
Inline widgets didn't work if the site was upgraded via the upgrade procedure from an older version.
The BrowserHelper was stored in the session, but wasn't marked as serializable, which caused an exception when the session wasn't set to the InProc setting.
The info label was placed incorrectly in the Related documents section of the document properties in CMS Desk.
There was a dead help topic link in Site Manager -> Administration -> System -> Files.

Bugs fixed in hotfix 6.0.7 (build no. 4350):
Import toolkit - The application crashed when the "Do not import anything" option was selected in step 7 of the import wizard.
Import toolkit - The application couldn't read some of the FK mapping files used in step 6.
KIM - Several issues were fixed (the instance list wasn't refreshed after applying a hotfix/upgrade, hotfixes weren't applied to selected instances only, the registration form didn't check for the protocol).
Web installer - Modifying a hotfixed installation caused an exception in some cases.
Web installer - Web Installation failed on Win7 64 bit when using Health monitoring.
Newsletters - The unique clicks statistics didn't include clicks made by individual users subscribed through a contact group (i.e. contacts).
Newsletters - Contact group members couldn't unsubscribe from a newsletter.
Integration bus - Creating multiple documents within one request didn't work correctly.
Integration bus (new functionality) - Added support for mass actions.
Contact Management - Certain account statuses were missing in the account filter on the Account -> Merge -> Split tab.
Contact management (new functionality) - Contacts can now automatically be deleted using a scheduled task (added new settings in Site Manager -> Settings -> On-line marketing).
Events - The calendar didn't display events from future or past months if the displayed month was set via the VisibleDate property.
Output filter - The filter for resolving URLs wasn't properly optimized and thus slower than in previous version.
Syntax highlighting - The Search & Replace function didn't highlight items found in macros.
E-commerce - The Custom data property of order item objects wasn't saved in the database.
Smart search - Search filtering conditions containing diacritics didn't work correctly.
Windows Azure - The file system selector didn't display the tree structure properly.
MVT - The combination panel didn't localize resource strings according to the preferred UI culture.
Social networking - Facebook web parts didn't correctly convert certain culture codes to the Facebook format.
Web parts - Cloning web parts on web application installations didn't work correctly because the codebehind path wasn't updated.
Documents - The InsertAsNewCultureVersion() method of the TreeNode class didn't reflect the document culture correctly.
The "Grid" web part didn't work correctly when displaying an empty data set.
Some grids and selectors that loaded data from the CMS_Class table (custom tables, doc. types, system tables...) didn't work correctly.
The general export feature wasn't available in all grids in the UI.
Changing the username of the currently active user didn't work.

Bugs fixed in hotfix 6.0.6 (build no. 4343):
Staging - Running complete synchronization from the UI failed when an integration connector was present in the system.
Scoring - The "Poll voting" activity rule didn't offer global polls, even if they were allowed for the given site.
Scoring - The newsletter issue selector didn't work properly if the "(none)" item was selected.
Scoring - It wasn't possible to save a scoring rule after the activity type had been changed (only for certain combinations).
Contact management - Deleting a state (Site Manager -> Development -> Countries) caused an exception due to foreign key restrictions.
Contact management - Global administrators who weren't assigned to a site couldn't create new custom activities.
Contact management (Activities) - The "Newsletter unsubscription" activity log didn't include the issue ID.
Layout web parts - The "Tabs layout", "Accordion layout" and "Collapsible panel" web parts didn't resolve localization strings in their headers.
Messaging - The "Add to contact list" and "Add to ignore list" shortcuts on the community site didn't work in some browsers.
REST service - When requesting custom tables (or system tables), the response contained all objects from the CMS_Class table.
REST service - The ~/rest service document showed all object types even if only some of them were allowed in the "Allowed object types" setting in Site Manager.
Windows Azure - The hotfix SQL script used the sys.syscomments system table which isn't supported by SQL Azure.
Windows Azure - Web farm servers weren't deleted properly when running Kentico CMS in full IIS mode.
Windows Azure - Importing system tables on SQL Azure caused an error in special cases.
Syntax highlighter - The cursor wasn't set to the correct position after using an Auto completion code snippet.
Newsletters - The opened e-mail statistic didn't work correctly for issues opened by users subscribed through a contact group (i.e. contacts).
Events - The 'Add event to Outlook' action caused an error with Outlook 2003.
Reporting - The code names of graphs, tables and values weren't properly validated.
Form controls - The "Localizable text box" control behaved unexpectedly in the field editor (watermark text property) and an exception was displayed when it was used.
Media library - The media selector didn't expand the selected path if the selected folder was deeper than the first level.
The drag-and-drop functionality of the Visual Studio Toolbox didn't work with some of the CMS controls.
Web analytics caused an error when running with a Session State service.
The old resizing logic of the EnsureImageDimensions() method was rolled back. It is now possible to enable the new/fixed resizing logic using the <add key="CMSUseFixedEnsureImageDimensions" value="true"/> application setting in the web.config if needed.
There was a minor design error in the Abuse report dialog

Bugs fixed in hotfix 6.0.5 (build no. 4336):
Contact management (Activities) - It is now possible to have activity log files processed more frequently than once per minute.
Localization - Creating a new resource string under a UI culture caused an error in certain cases.
Newsletters - Issues sent as draft e-mails contained incorrect image URLs in special cases.
Documents - In special situations, data was missing in the document comparison output.
• Document validation - In some cases, the "View source" dialog treated javascript code as a macro and therefore highlighted it incorrectly.
Widgets - Some inline widgets weren't resolved properly.
Widgets - The "My account" widget didn't work properly in some cases.
Macros - Comparing enumeration values with their string representation didn't work correctly.
Handlers - Security handlers were fired only if a custom handler library was enabled.
Web parts - Using Editable text or image web parts in the code of a custom web part caused an error.
Document types - Field inheritance was incorrectly allowed for container document types, which caused an error.
Membership - The "SelectMembershipUserRoles" query didn't work with the TOP clause.
Import/Export - A Delete task for the current user could be executed during the import process, which caused an error.
Import/export functionality didn't work properly for the "Language selection drop-down" web part.
Pressing "Enter" launched the localizable textbox dialog instead of submitting the current form.
Media library - The media selector dialog didn't correctly handle the settings for image resizing after upload.
• There were minor design issues in the UI.

Bugs fixed in hotfix 6.0.4 (build no. 4329):
Caching - User controls including transformation set the client cache to no-store settings.
Categories - The UniSelector's Remove all context menu in document properties did not work.
Documents - The Items collection of TreeNodeDataSet didn't work properly.
Document types - Some of the predefined document types didn't provide correct fields in case of inheriting them.
Document types - The general tab threw an error if the edited document type no longer existed.
E-commerce - Attempt to send an Order status changed notification emails during import resulted in an error.
E-commerce - users could edit product images and conversions even if they didn't have permissions for the department the product belonged to.
E-commerce - backward compatibility of some old macros used in e-mail templates was broken.
Field Editor - Name source fields didn't get refreshed when a field was edited.
Forms - Site code name, which contained dots, caused an error when a new form was created.
Form controls - Label control didn't keep its assigned CSS class when a form validation error occurred.
Form controls - The State drop-down list in the Country selector displayed all states on first initialization.
Import - Fixed several problems in importing older version packages on the Azure platform.
Link checker - Sorting by the Line column didn't work correctly.
Macros - The "+=" assignment operator did not work properly with variable names not in lower case.
Object versioning - Minor issues with the recycle bin filters.
Output filter - XHTML output filter didn't work correctly for conditional HTML comments.
Online marketing - Collision dialog for merging contacts didn't load some fields correctly.
Transformations - TransformationHelper did not return correct document URL.
UI - When changing tabs, the Ctrl + S shortcut for saving an object didn't work if the tageted frame didn't have focus.
Universal viewer - First/Last/Alternating transformations didn't work for hierarchical data.
Upgrade - A query for the recycle bin didn't work properly after applying the upgrade procedure.
Widgets - Widget properties displayed from the live site did not allow scrolling.
Widgets - an error could occur when the user didn't have sufficient permission to edit widget properties.
Windows Azure - CMS Site Manager -> System -> Files page threw a timeout error after clicking the Test files button.
Fixed a typing error in a CMS.MenuItem transformation.
Hierarchical transformations list didn't work in localizations other than English.
The CSS List Menu web part didn't render unique item ids correctly.
Localizable textbox did not work correctly with in-place localization macros.

Bugs fixed in hotfix 6.0.3 (build no. 4323):
· Hierarchical transformations - The Close button didn't work properly when editing a hierarchical transformation from CMS Desk.
· Web analytics - When using a resx file in Russian, some Web analytics reports containing tables weren't displayed correctly.
· Integration bus - There was a problem with reinitialization of sys. integration bus connectors when a change was made.
· Macros - Some of the string methods (e.g. Contains) ignored the case sensitive setting of the MacroResolver.
· JS & CSS compression - The CSS minification sometimes failed and returned only a portion of the CSS. In such case, the unminified CSS is now returned.
· Localization - The Development section in the left menu didn't change language after changing UI culture for the current user.
· Staging - The creation of a document wasn't synchronized correctly. Also movement of a document under a workflow scope wasn't synchronized correctly.
· Staging - Copying or creating a new document with the same document name in the target location didn't ensure a unique document name correctly.
· Newsletter - Minor design issues.
· The Abuse report and Bad words modules weren't reflecting the custom language parameter correctly.
· E-commerce - An exception is thrown if Organization ID or Tax registration ID in the checkout process is too long.
· Contact Management - Customer selection on the Contact -> Membership tab didn't display the company name.
· CSS Stylesheets - CSS for components wasn't able to correctly combine CSS's with more charset definitions.
· Custom tables - A list of data displays detailed information about the user who created or modified the item, instead of only the user ID.
· MVT - MVT and Content personalization modules were available for sites which didn't have these modules assigned.
· MVT - MVT and Content personalization variants of the layout web parts didn't load their content on the Design tab.
· UI Personalization - Backward compatibility of UI permissions was not ensured if importing a package from an older version.
· Newsletters - Merged contacts were displayed in Newsletter - > Subscribers -> Contact group subscriber -> Contacts.
· Polls - 5.5R2 users with the Read and Modify permissions didn't have global permissions in 6.0 after import.
· Web analytics - Improved asynchronous Web Analytics deletion.
· Booking system - The list didn't work properly due to newly added fields/columns to the Booking system document type.
· Email engine - The Publish web site operation failed on EmailQueue.
· On-line marketing - The same contact was used on different sites running on the same domain.
· Web analytics - Campaign compare - the yearly report couldn't be printed.
· Windows Azure - Document type icons which had been changed weren't displayed in the UI.
· Form controls - Some of the form controls had a wrong type.
· Installation - DB installation for a schema different from dbo failed.
· Import/Export - The inherited web parts weren't exported in the correct order, which resulted in error upon the import process.
· Installation - In some cases, macros weren't resolved if default values were entered.
· Contact management - Logging to CMS Desk failed when Windows authentication was activated.

Bugs fixed in hotfix 6.0.2 (build no. 4315):
· Contact management - A wrong type of selection dialog was shown when adding customers to a contact.
· Contact management - Contact information wasn't updated when the customer data was changed in the shopping cart.
· Contact management - The My Contacts and My Accounts widgets displayed objects from all sites.
· Contact management - The collision dialog didn't display complete tooltips for the country and state fields.
· Contact management (Activities) - The information message shown when activity logging (or on-line marketing) is disabled was incorrect in the Site manager Activities UI.
·  Contact management (Activities) - The Add stamp button was missing on the New custom activity page.
· MVT - The combination panel didn't switch between combinations.
· MVT - Combinations weren't generated correctly if the document contained widget variants.
· MVT - Import/Export didn't work correctly for page templates containing MVT variants in some cases.
· Dashboards - In some cases, dashboards generated an unhandled exception if their page template couldn't be found.
· Dashboards - Moving widgets in dashboards didn't work.
· Licensing - Adding new forums wasn't possible in the Free edition.
· Licensing - Cloning of page templates didn't work in the Free edition.
· Macros - Macro expressions from the Documents section of the macro object tree were inserted with encoded special characters.
· Macros - The Documents collection wasn't resolved correctly when accessed through the macro engine.
· Staging - Staging of users didn't work correctly.
· Staging - The assignment of a document into a site category wasn't synchronized correctly.
· Windows Azure - The multi-file uploader didn't work correctly in special cases when running on Windows Azure.
· Import - The (all) page size option in the import wizard didn't work correctly.
· Import - Sites based on the Blank site sample template weren't imported correctly in special cases.
· Install - The import process and the object version creation during the installation was executed in the context of a public user.
· Portal engine - The security requirements for the edit template dialog on the Master page tab were incorrect.
· E-commerce - Sorting was incorrectly allowed for shipping costs.
· URL rewriting - Page not found errors weren't logged into the event log in some cases.
· Form controls - The Password and User Name controls didn't reflect some of the field settings on the live site.
· Layout web parts - The Table layout web part properties couldn't load the form control for editing the number of columns.
· Forms - Sending a notification for a form with an empty file uploader field caused an exception.
· Documents - Moving documents using the drag&drop functionality didn't work in special cases.
· Widgets - The header of editor widgets was hidden when dragging in Firefox.
· Web analytics - Deleting of web analytics data didn't work correctly.
· Blogs - Tags were sorted before whitespace trimming, which resulted in a different order than expected.
· Image uploader - All image dimensions weren't verified correctly after resizing.
· Routing - Paths with a wildcard mapping multiple segments (e.g. {*something}) weren't registered properly.
· CSS minification didn't work properly for stylesheets that contained a charset directive.
· There were minor design issues in the on-line marketing UI and the Site Manager -> Administration -> System section.

Bugs fixed in hotfix 6.0.1 (build no. 4308):
· Contact management - Contact information wasn’t updated from several locations, such as message board or blog post comments.
· Contact management - Billing address mapping from a customer to a contact didn’t work correctly in CMS Desk.
· Contact management - Filtering contacts and accounts according to their status didn’t work correctly.
· Contact management - Deleting a large amount of contacts or accounts resulted in a timeout in some cases.
· Contact management - Merging a site contact into a global contact resulted in a data inconsistency if the given contact belonged to a site-specific contact group.
· Contact management - The Activities dashboard widget didn't display any data.
· Contact management - The Score tab of the contact editing interface incorrectly redirected to the permission denied page if the current site wasn’t running.
· Activities (Contact management) - Blog comment and blog post subscription activities didn’t log the ID of the related blog document.
· Scoring - an update panel was missing around the validity section on the edit rule page.
· E-commerce - The values of the Company, Organization ID and Tax registration ID fields weren’t saved when the "Continue as anonymous customer" option was chosen during checkout.
· E-commerce - Product options weren’t cached correctly.
· E-commerce - The total price shown in the product detail didn’t include the price of selected product options after the “Add to shopping cart” option was clicked in cases where redirection to the shopping cart was disabled.
· E-commerce - Some e-commerce reports didn’t work correctly after import from an older version.
· Ecommerce - recalculation of the global "Minimal amount for free shipping" setting didn’t work correctly when the global main currency was changed.
· Ecommerce - A customer’s country/state was not prefilled correctly when creating a new address during the checkout process.
· Macros - The condition builder threw an unhandled exception when a condition couldn’t be parsed.
· Macros - The CurrentUser.IsMale and CurrentUser.IsFemale macros didn’t return correct results.
· Macros - Entering the “@” character into the macro condition field caused the autocompletion help to stop working.
· A/B testing - There were several minor issues related to A/B testing.
· MVT - The variant properties dialog didn't show any data after the Apply button was clicked.
· MVT - Layout web parts caused a JavaScript error in special cases when used in combination with MVT or Content personalization.
· Widgets - The headers of widgets in editor zones weren’t displayed correctly in IE9.
· Widgets - The Editable text widget didn’t keep its content when moved to another zones.
· Portal engine - The Ctrl+S save command didn't work correctly when creating a new page with a blank layout.
· Portal engine - The page layout editing dialog displayed an unnecessary scrollbar in IE9 if the code was long.
· Portal engine - The master page layout editor didn’t save changes in some cases when using IE9.
· Portal engine - The breadcrumb navigation for campaigns didn't work properly on the On-line marketing tab.
· Forms - The Ctrl+S save command didn't work in the form field editor.
· Localization - Localized display names weren’t handled correctly for document types.
· Localization - Localizable textboxes didn’t work in Site Manager if the site running on the current domain was stopped or had only one culture assigned.
· Localization - The page layout interface in CMS Desk displayed strings based on the current CMSPreferredCulture instead of the current CMSPreferredUICulture.
· Newsletters - Clicking the unsubscription or approval links in a newsletter resulted in an exception in special cases.
· Newsletters - The (un)successful approval confirmation message wasn’t displayed by the Subscription approval web part.
· Windows Azure - Media file links weren’t generated correctly in special cases.
· Project management - The My projects web part could display projects from groups that the current user was not a member of.
· Controls - The CMSEditableImage, CMSEditableRegion and CMSDocumentValue controls weren't displayed in the Visual Studio Toolbox.
· File import - The message containing the result of the import was lost during postback.
· Dashboards - The minimized status of widgets wasn’t saved on dashboard pages.
· Form controls - Controls didn't keep their assigned CSS class when a form validation error occurred.
· Document recycle bin - Global administrators were unable to restore or destroy documents deleted by other users in the CMS Desk document recycle bin.
· The On-line marketing module wasn't initially assigned to sites imported from an older version.
· The asynchronous log contained unnecessary information when copying documents in some cases.
· Several minor issues related to the UI design were fixed.
· Corporate Site - The Send to friend web part on the sample Corporate site didn’t work correctly for CMS.Smartphone documents in the Products section.
· Some database views incorrectly contained the 'dbo' schema.
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kentico_jurajo commented on


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Andy commented on

This is interesting, I never heard of your cms before. Can I download a copy and tinker with it on my wamp localhost? Are there many templates to play with?