Products 4.0 release notes

Products version 4.0

Links


  • System requirements: http://doc.adamsoftware.net/Product/PIMS
  • Download package: Products 4.0

HIGHLIGHTS


  • Redesigned UI: New ADAM 5 look and feel for the ADAM Products studio
  • Redesigned UI: Easy to use dialogs for managing linked data
  • Faceted Search: Filter search results when searching for products and aspects in Products studio
  • Collections: Collection management from within Products studio
  • Widgets: New Products studio home page with configurable widgets

New features


 Items added in italic break backwards compatibility with older versions of ADAM.

  • Filtering on search results when searching for products and aspects in Products studio.
    See Products Help > How to-Administrators > Managing filters & facets
  • Manage the available filters in Products studio.
  • Columns in linked data dialogs can now be configured.
    See Products Help > How to-Administrators > Configure columns
  • Full featured collection management in the Products studio (Search, open, create, share, rename, ...).
    See Products Help > How to-Product Managers > Selecting and collections
  • The root of categories and aspect categories can now also be browsed in content view.
  • Added widgets to show recently created items and to show some common shortcuts on the home page.
    See Products Help > How to-Administrators > Configuring the Products home page
  • Added Context-sensitive help: using the Help menu you can open a relevant help page in different areas of Products studio
  • Removed the ScrollExtender control from PIMS Web API
  • Removed ClassificationBaseHelper class from Core API, is replaced by the ClassificationWrapperHelper
  • Removed CategoryContentDataSource control from Web API. An alternative is using an AdamDataSource in combination with CategoryContentProvider
  • Removed AspectCategoryContentDataSource control from Web API. An alternative is using an AdamDataSource in combination with AspectCategoryContentProvider
  • Removed ContentDataSource base control from Web API. An alternative is using an AdamDataSource in combination with CategoryContentProvider or AspectCategoryContentProvider.
  • Removed CategoryContentDataSourceView class from Web API
  • Removed AspectCategoryContentDataSourceView class from Web API
  • Removed ClassificationContentDataSourceView base class from Web API
  • Download methods of Pims.Core.BasketManager client-side class have a different signature. An additional method argument basketIndetifier has been added as first argument and is required.
  • All usages must be verified. Default value is null.
  • IAdamValidator interface has been replaced by IModelValidator interface. Use IAdamValidator (ADAM Web API) instead of IModelValidator (ADAM Products Web API)
  • set_selectedNode method has been renamed to select() in the Adam.Controls.TreeView clientside class.
  • ControlBindingValue.RawValue property has been renamed to CurrentValue.
  • ClassificationPluginTreeViewDataProvider has been renamed to ClassificationTreeViewDataPluginProvider. Should not be used directly. In case of inheritance use ClassificationTreeViewDataPluginProvider instead of ClassificationPluginTreeViewDataProvider
  • JavaScripts are now minified and obfuscated. Private members of client-side classes should not be used directly. If members are used in PIMS 3.x that are no longer available in Products 4.0, a feature request should be submitted to ADAM Software.
  • Classification panels now use classificationsearchlisteditor

fixed bugs (Customer)


  •  4189: Fixed performance issue with field generator field and some general performance improvements
  • 4382: Fixed connection leak in Global.asax
  • 4436: Pager for linked items no longer causes a view state exception
  • 4775: When changing the page size inaccessible products became visible in the category content view

fixed bugs


  •  Optional field data field didn't retain their header label between postbacks

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