Release Notes

Release Notes 6.9.2   

Summary

Bug fixing and improvements

We have also dedicated this release to the internal beauty and fixing some reported bugs 

  • FIXED Some pages fixed to support Internet Explorer 11.

  • FIXED Some classes were not able to be imported in the Script console.

  • FIXED Fixed the column order in the column selector of the Project Navigator.

  • FIXED Lower custom is now changing properly when the value of a list item is updated.

  • FIXED Adding a user to a role with the Bulk process has been fixed.

  • FIXED Fixed the search for list values of a list field in the Bulk process.

  • FIXED When a project component is deleted with a Bulk process it is registered in the issue history if it was selected in the issue.

  • FIXED Better size control of the History page of the project.

  • FIXED Some visual improvements.

  • FIXED Some translations.

Thanks for reporting

Cheers,

DEISER Team


Release Notes 6.9.1   

Summary

Big performance improvement! Up to 83% time reduction when working with custom fields associated to project fields.

We have also dedicated this release to the internal beauty and fixing some reported bugs.

  • IMPROVED Up to 83% time reduction when working with custom fields associated to project fields.

  • FIXED External fields on different scenarios.

  • FIXED Bulk operations for hierarchical fields.

  • FIXED Bulk operations summary screen will include all errors found on fields with multiple values.

  • FIXED Layout Java API improvements.

Thanks for reporting

Cheers,

DEISER Team


Release Notes 6.9.0   

Summary

New feature, Mail Digest for watching projects! When watching a project you can now group changes that happen within minutes into a single notification.

We have also dedicated this release to the internal beauty and fixing some reported bugs.

  • NEW Mail Digest for watching projects.

  • IMPROVED Bulk operations visual components have improved. 

  • IMPROVED Script console has been improved.

  • FIXED PQL fixed fot IN and NOT IN operations.

  • FIXED Summary gadget column movement has been fixed.

  • FIXED Field render fixes.

  • FIXED Project navigator style and behaviour fixes.

  • FIXED Project navigator style and behaviour improvements.

Thanks for reporting

Cheers,

DEISER Team


Release Notes 6.8.0   

Summary

New feature, Default Layout by project type! Now you can set default layouts for new projects by Jira project types (Business, Software, or Support). When you create a new project, it will be associated with the default layout for that type of project.

We have also dedicated this release to the internal beauty and fixing some reported bugs.

  • NEW Default Layouts by Jira project type.

  • IMPROVED Some visual components have been improved. 

  • FIXED Bulk operation not working with status and priority fields.

  • FIXED User Picker can't differentiate two users with the same name.

  • FIXED Information missing in the REST API documentation

  • FIXED Error sorting fields with special charts

Thanks for reporting

Cheers,

DEISER Team


Release Notes 6.7.0   

Summary

Project subscriptions now track changes! With this release, the notifications we send when you subscribe to a query in the project navigator include the changes to project custom fields values since the last notification was sent. This is going to cut down questions to your team in half! There’s an important exception: for technical reasons, changes in calculated fields are not shown.

We have also dedicated this release to the internal beauty and fixing some reported bugs 

  • NEW Project Subscriptions now track changes.

  • FIXED Gadgets are out of margin when they are viewed as Confluence macros.

Thanks for reporting 

Cheers, 

DEISER Team


Release Notes 6.6.0   

Summary

New feature, Project Subscriptions! Enhance project communication even further! Now you can subscribe to queries in the project navigator and decide how frequently you’ll be notified with the resulting list of projects.

We have also dedicated this release to the internal beauty and fixing some reported bugs 

  • NEW Project Subscriptions.

  • IMPROVED Some visual components have been improved. 

  • FIXED Bulk operation select lists were overlapping other visual controls.

  • FIXED Project field filtering for bulk operations.

  • FIXED A cummulative project field must not accumulate issue aggregate time fields.

  • FIXED Default permissions documentation link was not working in the administration page.

  • FIXED Some translations.

Thanks for reporting 

Cheers, 

DEISER Team


Release Notes 6.5.1  

Summary

Bug fixing and improvements

We have also dedicated this release to the internal beauty and fixing some reported bugs 

  • FIXED Solved a problem with Lucene compatibility in Jira 8.
  • FIXED The project navigator was showing a blank page in certain cases.
  • FIXED Improved the column movement on the project navigator.
  • FIXED Text fields filtering on the project navigator.
  • FIXED Summary gadget is now ordering properly the data.
  • FIXED Problems creating a project after deleting the default layout.
  • FIXED Improved the list fields hierarchy management.

Thanks for reporting 

Cheers, 

DEISER Team


Release Notes 6.5.0   

Summary

New feature, Watch Projects! Now you can watch your projects and be notified by email when there are changes in their values. Another new feature, mapped custom fields are now configurable! Now the Jira administrator can configure the context in those custom fields.

We have also dedicated this release to the internal beauty and fixing some reported bugs 

  • NEW Watch Projects

  • NEW Mapped custom fields are no longer blocked. Now you can configure their context.

  • FIXED Fixed the exportation when having a Group Field, the column of this field type was empty.

  • FIXED Fixed the associate layout operation from the project view.

  • FIXED Fixed Summary gadget for Jira 8.

  • FIXED Fixed bulk operation to delete projects for Jira 8.

  • FIXED Fixed some translations.

Thanks for reporting 

Cheers, 

DEISER Team


Release Notes 6.4.2  

Summary

Bug fixing and improvements

We have also dedicated this release to the internal beauty and fixing some reported bugs 

  • IMPROVED Some visual components have been improved. 
  • FIXED Fixed indexing problems under Jira 7 for Profields custom fields.
  • FIXED Profields custom fields edit data is now properly set. 
  • FIXED Calculated fields are now exported well on the Project Navigator Export.
  • FIXED Bulk operation selectors are no longer having multi selection problems.
  • FIXED Spelling mistakes. 

Thanks for reporting 

Cheers, 

DEISER Team



Release Notes 6.4.1 
 

Summary

Jira 8 compatibility! Now you can use Profields on the latest version of Jira.

New feature, Profields events! You can listen to value updates on your project fields.

We have also dedicated this release to the internal beauty and fixing some reported bugs 

  • NEW Jira 8 compatibility!

  • NEW Introduced Profields events! Now you can listen whenever the value of a project field is updated.

  • IMPROVED Many visual components have been improved. 

  • FIXED Parent fields must have valid values to be able to edit dependent fields.

  • FIXED Fixed documentation of the REST API for the 'associate layout to project' call.

  • FIXED It is possible to make External list fields to depend on yet another list field.

  • FIXED List fields can be created without items.

  • FIXED Gadgets were not working on Confluence (macro) in some scenarios. 

Thanks for reporting 

Cheers, 

DEISER Team

Release Notes 6.3.0  

Summary

Big improvement on the Project navigator! Now is easier to use it and the performance is much better.

New feature! You can now check the hierarchy of your chained lists.

We have also dedicated this release to the internal beauty and fixing some reported bugs 

  • IMPROVED Project Navigator has been improved! Now is easier to use it and the performance is much better. Project name column is fully visible.

  • NEW You can now check the hierarchy of your chained lists on the Field manager, the Layout manager or the Project view.

  • IMPROVED Improved the selection possibilities on chained list. Now you have more control when values are the same for different parents.

  • IMPROVED Bulk change texts have been improved.

  • FIXED Layouts have selectors outside the screen.

  • FIXED Using the API Java it's possible to set any value to a children selector, it should check the parent value.

  • FIXED The parent list on a chained list cannot be removed.

  • FIXED REST API is showing double backslash for enums when you try it out.

Thanks for reporting 

Cheers, 

DEISER Team

Release Notes 6.2.1  

Summary

New feature! Project Fields bulk change. Now you can update your project fields in bulk from the Project Navigator

We have also dedicated this release to the internal beauty and fixing some reported bugs 

  • NEW Project Fields Bulk Change

  • FIXED Project Navigator doesn't save changes in filters

  • FIXED Profields Export executes every field when asking for the Export

  • FIXED Edit filter in Project Navigator is not working

  • FIXED Edit Layout description now shows characters limit

  • FIXED IN Operator is not supported by Group field

  • FIXED When any field has a nobody permission it mustn't show the field in the REST unless the user is profields admin

Thanks for reporting 

Cheers, 

DEISER Team

Release Notes 6.1.2  

Summary

Bug fixing and improvements

We have also dedicated this release to the internal beauty and fixing some reported bugs 

  • FIXED Only project admins and Jira admins can be Profields admin if the 'All project administrators are also Profields Administrator' option is checked.

  • FIXED Non existing roles will not affect to the privacity of the field.

  • FIXED If you edit a layout from the project page you will be redirected to it.

  • FIXED Long filter options are now supported.

  • FIXED Layouts will only show a drop down at a time.

  • FIXED Cummulative and Script fields won't be able to be selected as a filter option on the Project Navigator.

  • FIXED Fixed Cummulative fields value process on the Project Navigator.

  • FIXED Fixed filter options with ranges on the Project Navigator.

  • IMPROVED Project Navigator load performance increased.

  • FIXED Minor fixes and improvements 

Thanks for reporting 

Cheers, 

DEISER Team

Release Notes 6.1.0  

Summary

New feature: JQL Functions!

NEW You ask, we listen. Now you can filter in the Jira's issue navigator by project fields without the need of mapping them as custom fields. Search using a PQL or filter. More info: JQL Functions

Bug fixing and improvements

  • FIXED When selecting an option in the search criteria the dialog closes and should keep

  • FIXED The use of Project Dropdown in project navigator end throwing an error message saying pql not valid

  • IMPROVED Empty screen in the Project Navigator when a search has no results

Release Notes 6.0.2  

Summary

SECURITY PATCH, HIGHLY RECOMMENDED TO UPDATE

We have fixed an important security issue related to permissions, it affects both the app itself and the connection via REST API. We encourage users to update to this version as soon as possible.

We have applied this patch as soon as a user found the vulnerability and reported to us. Even though is not easy to find it and exploit it but the impact could be significant. If you need additional support or have questions don't hesitate to contact us at https://jira.deiser.com/support

We have also fixed the following issues: 

  • FIXED Error to set the value in a field when the previous value is empty (Java API)

  • FIXED Update Groovy library to the latest stable version

  • FIXED No results shown for default assignee filter in Project Navigator

  • FIXED Columns in field history are misplaced

  • FIXED Impossible to filter by old field options when they change

Cheers, 

DEISER Team

Release Notes 6.0.1  

Summary

Data Center Certified App and Improvements

NEW This version gives support to Profields being certified as an Atlassian Data Center optimized app. 

We have also dedicated this release to the internal beauty and fixing some reported bugs 

  • FIXED Profields External Database Connections Disappeared After Upgrade 

  • FIXED Links in group labels in the Administration page 

  • FIXED Fixed error when disabling/enabling Profields 

  • FIXED Errors connecting to some Oracle Databases 

  • FIXED Minor fixes and improvements 

Thanks for reporting 

Cheers, 

DEISER Team

Release Notes 6.0.0  

Summary

New feature: Say hi to Bulk Operations!!!

NEW 🔫 We’ve murdered a serial productivity killer 🔫. Bulk Operations allows to apply changes to any number of projects displayed by searches and filters in the project navigator. Does it sound familiar? Yes, the behavior is the same as Jira's bulk change.

Currently supported operations:

  • Delete projects and associated schemes, workflows, and screens

  • Add/remove users and groups from roles

  • Assign/replace project lead

  • Associate/remove project layouts

  • Associate/remove project category

  • Update components

Bug fixing and improvements

FIXED When copying a field previously mapped in a issue custom field, both fields are associated to the same custom field

Release Notes 5.8.1  

Summary

Bug fixing and improvements

FIXED Fields dropdowns were taking so long to load when there was a big amount of options

FIXED Solved some errors appeared while migrating from version 4.x to 5.x

DEISER Team

Release Notes 5.8.0  

Summary

New Field Type: Jira Groups!

NEW Good news!! When you create project fields for sure you have asked yourself "why can't I add a Jira group into a project field?" Today we are glad to answer this question and we introduce a new Field Type: the Group Picker. It works similar than user picker but allows you to choose a Jira group. It's as easy as it sounds.

Find more info about Project Field types here: Managing fields

DEISER Team

Release Notes 5.7.1  

Summary

Fixed incompatibility with Jira 7.9.2

FIXED Fixed an issue that was causing the projects don't load properly in Jira 7.9.2

DEISER Team

Release Notes 5.7.0  

Summary

New feature! Integrity checker and bug fixing

NEW Jira Admins, this one is for you. Now you can check the integrity of your data in Profields database like:

  • Fields Table

  • Items Table

  • Layouts Table

  • Layout Project associations Table

  • Layout Items Table

  • Values Table

If there's something wrong, the checker will find it, helping you to solve the issue and helping us to give you a better support. More info here: Integrity Checker

FIXED Fixed an issue that was causing the project fields mapped values not showing properly in Jira's Pie Chart gadget

Thanks for reporting,

DEISER Team

Release Notes 5.6.2  

Summary

Fixed an issue with Project Fields Summary gadget

  • FIXED There was an error with the Project Fields Summary gadget that was preventing from getting values if the PQL associated didn't have ORDER BY.

Thanks for reporting,

DEISER Team

Release Notes 5.6.1  

Summary

Project Navigator speed up and bug fixing

  • IMPROVED Project Navigator speed up! Now loading the results much faster.

  • IMPROVED Add a help in the script console to know what variables are available in the context

  • IMPROVED Added HTML render to Field values in REST API

  • FIXED Blocked the exporting to Excel option in the Project Navigator while exporting to avoid errors 

  • FIXED Work ratio always gets zero value

Thanks for reporting,

DEISER Team

Release Notes 5.6.0  

Summary

Profields permissions available on JIRA Permissions Schemes and bug fixing 

  • NEW Now JIRA Admins can set Profields Permissions to decide who can do what. More info here: Administration

  • FIXED Profields' custom fields not available in Pie Chart gadget

  • FIXED Error getting items from an external data source

  • FIXED Mapped Project fields to custom fields don't show the autocomplete in Advanced search JQL

  • FIXED In Layouts screens you can see all the projects associated even if you don't have permissions.

  • FIXED Profields not working well on Internet Explorer 11

DEISER Team

Release Notes 5.5.6  

Summary

Internal beauty, bug fixing and performance improvements

  • FIXED Project fields are now right mapped to JIRA custom field and can be filtered in the Issue Navigator

    • WARNING Due to this fix, the custom fields in saved filters in Jira's Issue Navigator won't work until you retype the custom fields again. Just need to delete the custom field in the JQL and type it again. This is because the custom fields changed their ID's. All the values remain intact, just the internal ID's changed.

  • FIXED Save project values in list field. Now, don't change the value in simple and multiple list field without a parent, and the children field never refresh its values

  • FIXED Change the type of columns in the historical columns and their migration process

  • FIXED JIRA instance got stuck due to the migration process from v.4.x

DEISER Team

Release Notes 5.5.1  

Summary

Internal beauty, bug fixing and performance improvements

  • FIXED "Non-empty" fields could be blank.

  • FIXED When trying to change a field value without permissions now shows the proper error message 

  • FIXED Check if a Connection is used by any field before deleting

  • FIXED Selecting value for children list but without value parent not show empty options

  • FIXED Error when the user has no permission to access the parent list and we want to get a children items

  • FIXED Error when adding an existing role to the permissions

  • FIXED Fonts in the getting started page are not working in Internet Explorer 11

  • FIXED Minor UI fixes

  • FIXED Migration issues from 4.x versions

DEISER Team

Release Notes 5.5.0  

Summary

Inline Edit in the Project Navigator. Internet Explorer 11. New PQL functions. Bug fixing and improvements

  • NEW Inline Edit. Now you can edit fields directly from the Project Navigator. Only on text field type so far

  • NEW IS EMPTY, NOT IN functions in PQL

  • NEW !~ operator in PQL

  • FIXED Compatibility with IE11

  • FIXED Error showing gadget in the Spanish language

  • FIXED In Java API, ListItemService should have a method that gives all items in the system

  • FIXED Error searching in historical values in Project Navigator

  • FIXED Inform the user about parent item can't update its id

  • FIXED When entering a date manually in project page the value of date disappears

  • FIXED Removed old Profields exporting options in Issue Navigator.

  • FIXED Priority fields are sorted in the order that is set in the field configuration

DEISER Team

Release Notes 5.4.1  

Summary

This release is dedicated to internal beauty and bug fixing.

  • [Fixed] History was showing the fields to people that didn't have permissions under some circumstances

  • [Fixed] When getting items (list, priority or status) with a field ID the other type should throw an error

  • [Fixed] When search by list field and save as a filter, in the criteria show a lot of elements

  • [Fixed] Our owl on the page project when the project doesn't have a layout associated disappeared, thanks to that we found it!

  • [Improved] Verify if the items have children when you want to delete or update

  • [Improved] Changed the length of the values in the historical data

  • [Fixed] Show Shared filters in Gadgets

DEISER Team

Release Notes 5.4.0  

Summary

Share Project Fields Filters. Bugs fixes and Improvements

Details

We are so excited about this version, we have listened to you, now you can Share the Project Navigator filters with other users!. Just need to mark the filter to "Public" and copy the link. You can share the link with other users; they will be able to view the filter and save it in favorites.

REST API:

The REST API is avilable, you can find the documentation here:  http://profields.rest.deiser.com

If you come from Profields 4.x you will need to update the endpoints and functions with the new REST API, otherwise they will not work on Profields 5.x

Improvements:

  • Render HTML in the result of the script console

  • Added "order" when you update an item by API REST. Is not mandatory

  • Set autofocus in the criteria fields of Project Navigator

  • Now you can Edit Layouts directly from the Project Fields screen if you are Profields Admin

Bug fixing:

  • [Fixed] Error while trying to associate a layout although user is a project admin

  • [Fixed] Searching on list child values doesn't work

  • [Fixed] Field child of Multiple select parents is cleared when blurring the parent although the parent does not change

  • [Fixed] Order multi-select list columns

  • [Fixed] Cannot save number values with decimals

  • [Fixed] Only project administrator should view the edit controls for field values

Thank you to all who have reported issues,
DEISER Team

Release Notes 5.3.0  

Summary

Default Layout for New Projects. Move Columns in the Project Navigator. Bugs fixes and Improvements

Details

We are so excited about this version, we have listened to you, and we have great new features that you will love:

  • Default Layouts for New Projects: set a Layout as Default, and every new Project that you create in Jira will be associated with it automatically.

  • Move columns in the Project Navigator: organize the information much better, just drag and drop the columns.

Improvements:

  • [Project Navigator]: we have improved the scroll, now is faster and smoother than before.

  • Analytics, you have the option to help us sending anonymous and aggregated usage analytics. You can enable/disable it in the Administration menu.

Bug fixing:

  • [Fixed] The calculated duration is shown just in seconds.

  • [Fixed] In project navigator cannot filter by one list external field

  • [Fixed] Non-system fields are not recognized by the advanced search.

  • [Fixed] List with External data source cannot be "father" of any other.

  • [Fixed] When you create a list item by API Java, you don't have to introduce the position in builder

Thank you to all who have reported issues,
DEISER Team

Release Notes 5.2.1  

Summary

Improvements and fixes

Details

Sometimes you need to dedicate time to inner beauty, that's what this version is about:

  • Fixed a bug that was preventing to create new external connections in some cases

  • Fixed a bug that was showing a "None" option in multi-select lists.

  • Fixed a bug that was showing a lot of options when a Project Field is mapped as a custom field

  • Fixed some migration issues from Profields 4.x

Thank you to all who have reported issues,

DEISER Team

Release Notes 5.2.0  

Summary

New Java API

Details

  • For this version, we have great news. Finally, Profields’s Java API is available! You can now connect Profields with 3rd party apps or create your scripts. Remember that if you come from Profields 4.x, you have to update the functions, this is because is a fully renovated API.

DEISER Team

Release Notes 5.1.4  

Summary

Bug fixing and improvements

Details

  • Fixed: Cannot change or select a new value for Dropdown fields (Lists, User, Project, Status and Priority) when you are using a MySQL database

  • Fixed: Tooltip of list item error brakes the dialog

  • Fixed: Dropdown fields don't work as filter in the PQL with Oracle databases

Thank you very much to everyone who have reported errors. 

DEISER Team

Release Notes 5.1.2  

Summary

Bug fixing and improvements

Details

  • Fixed error of "list item does not exist" while trying to save the list value on the project screen

  • Internal bug fixing

Thank you very much to everyone who have reported errors. 

DEISER Team

Release Notes 5.1.1  

Summary

Export the results of the project navigator to Excel

Details

  • Now you export to Excel the results you get in the Project Navigator

  • Fixed a bug that causing the Project Name and Key not shown correctly in the Project Field screen

  • Fixed a bug that wasn't letting Project Admins to assign a Layout to their projects

  • Fixed a bug that was causing columns (Scripts, Calculated fields) in Project Navigator not to update when they were reodered

  • Minor improvements and fixes

Thank you very much to everyone who have reported errors. 

DEISER Team

Release Notes 5.0.3  

Summary

Mapping from Advanced search to Basic search in the Project Navigator and bug fixing

Details

  • In the Project Navigator now you can switch between the Advanced Search and Basic Search and keep the filters you have written.  

  • Fixed a bug that was causing Profields to fill the log under certain conditions

  • Fixed a bug that was causing the child list items not to update if the father item was removed

  • Fixed a bug that wasn't allowing Project Admins to not associate layouts

Thank you very much to everyone who have reported errors. 

DEISER Team

Release Notes 5.0.2  

Summary

Bug fixing and improvements

Details

  • Fixed a bug that causes the loss of values in all projects in list fields if they had a parent was multi select and the value changes. Sorry about that

  • Minor improvements

Thank you very much to everyone who have reported errors. 

DEISER Team

Release Notes 5.0.1  

Summary

URL text as Hyperlinks and bug fixing

Details

In this version we have: 

  • Every URL that appears in a field will be marked as a Hyperlink, not just the Text field types, all of them. Even Lists and Scripts 

  • The gadgets now show the list values instead of the id 

And fixed some bugs: 

  • Fixed some visual glitches in the History screen 

  • Delete a section of a Layout doesn't work 

  • Error in confirmation message on cancel layout when the layout is not saved 

  • Confirmation dialog appears although user doesn't change anything 

  • Container delete dialog has an error in message when the container hasn't title 

  • Section delete dialog has an error in the message when the section hasn't title 

  • When the user removes the last section in a Layout should appear a new one empty 

  • Error saving empty values for migration, this was causing Profields is not possible to use after migrating from 4.x and show some errors on Administration screen. 

Thank you very much for everyone who have reported errors. 

DEISER Team


Release Notes 5.0.0  

What's New?

  • Now you're able to classify different field types through two new standards: By Status and Priority, besides these two fields, as usual, also will come the predefined ones that come with JIRA (Components, URLs, etc...).

  • Admins have now new roles, appropriate for each of one:

    • Project Admins, now are the only ones capable of editing the value of Project Fields.

    • Profields Admins, have the power to change edit permissions.

  • We have renewed the spine of Profields, and we are talking about the Project Navigator which now allows to:

    • You can filter directly through Project Fields, the ones predefined by JIRA (Leader, components, URLs, etc...).

    • Easily create directly from Project Navigator all the fields you may need for your projects.

    • Now you can see the options list and filter through them.

  • Known before as schemas, now are called as Layouts, this significant feature allows you to organize and reuse older project fields much better. It will relieve repetitive configurations tasks, all of this with up to three levels of the organization.

  • You will find a renovated API REST and Java, thanks to it design paradigm where design comes first.

  • You can associate many projects to Layouts at a time.

  • Experience a better friendly interface and a user experience suited to your needs; Profields 5.0 was developed based on the new Atlassian Design guide, called ADG3.

  • Browser compatibility note: Profields 5.0 is compatible with Chrome, Firefox, and Safari (We are working on the compatibility with Internet Explorer 11.)



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