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Release Notes (2019-12-05; v3.0.149)

Ryan Richins
  • Agilix team member

A round-up of all improvements and changes to the Buzz platform in version v3.0.149 available on December 5, 2019.

Contents

Updates

Fixes

APIs

Updates

In this release, we:

  • Improved the way the Activity Player displays activities when they are opened from a link in another activity.
  • [New Editor only] Removed the (formerly Homework) phrase from the Practice questions activity label from the new Course Editor.
  • Added a note about text-message rates to the Notifications Preferences screen.
  • Enhanced the Custom Question Javascript API CQ.getInfo method to include the "left" and "right" arrays for matching and ordering questions.
  • Added two new auto-complete course enrollment options in the Course Settings tool:
    1. A Require retries to be completed checkbox.
    2. The ability select more than one category for the Automatic when all activities in these categories are complete option.

Fixes

In this release, we:

  • Fixed an issue where a Publish Anywhere activity could fail to load in a third-party LMS if it had an accent in the title.
  • Fixed an issue where a teacher clicking the View Feedback link in a student's activity stream would not display the feedback.
  • Fixed an issue where navigating to Choice folders from the Unit Summary screen was not always functional. 
  • Updated Number fields in the Assessment > Fill-in-the-blank question type to validate entries. 
  • Fixed an issue where an additional space would be added to the end of fill-in-the-blank questions.
  • Fixed an issue where an assessment template with multiple question substitutions on the same line would render substitutions for only the last question in the line.
  • Resolved an issue where creating a new thread on a discussion board did not navigate to the page with the newly-created thread.
  • Fixed an issue where searching for a teacher enrollment in QuickNav using User ID would include Grades results.
  • Fixed an issue where adding an empty folder to your cart in the Digital Library screen would cause a please wait message to display indefinitely.
  • Updated Domain Settings to display newly-assigned badge images immediately. 
  • Fixed an issue where the Passing Score field would display integer entries as decimals. 
  • Fixed an issue where uploaded IMS Package activities would not display until manual refresh.
  • Fixed an issue where IMS Packages were not imported into currently-selected grading period.
  • Fixed an issue in the Editor > Syllabus where removing a choice activity from a folder that had no other activities would display an error message.
  • Fixed an issue where teachers were unable to edit activities for specific groups using the Editor > Group settings tab. 
  • Updated the Editor > Add item window to truncate long titles where necessary. 
  • Resolved an issue for a course with periods, where changes to activities in another period didn't show in the Syllabus.
  • Fixed an issue where the About Buzz window would remain open after clicking logout. 
  • [New Editor only] Fixed an issue where Buzz was not honoring the override user settings for Badges, Objective mastery, and Editor side panels when a domain had disabled those features.
  • Fixed an issue in the People tool where the visible-columns picker included columns that had been disabled in the domain's features.
  • Fixed an issue where the Grade Editor > Objectives tab would sometimes show No data to display when objective data existed.
  • Fixed an issue where QuickNav would return results for Task folders and Choice activities when it shouldn't have.
  • Fixed an issue where the teacher's Dashboard screen was not displayed in the QuickNav results. 
  • Fixed an issue where disabled menu items were appearing in the QuickNav results. 
  • Fixed an issue where a No activities found message would sometimes appear when activities were found. 
  • Fixed a styling issue on the Enroll in course screen.
  • Fixed an issue where My Library was appearing in Digital Library searches for students when it should only appear for teachers. 

APIs

Updates in version 2019.12.05.4170.

  • GetCourse2: Fixed an issue where multiple selected categories for autocomplete may fail to return in the response.
  • GetDomainEnrollmentMetrics: Fixed an issue where a deleted enrollment or an enrollment moved to another course would not update a course’s enrollment metrics.
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