TMS 8 8.28.0.0 Release Report

TMS 8 8.28.0.0 Release Report

We are pleased to announce the latest release of TMS 8: version 8.28.0.0!

This version of TMS 8 introduced the following new feature:
  1. Enhanced Employee details security
    A new message can appear on your Dashboard if you are trying to view an Employee that you are not authorised to view. This ensures that Supervisors may only access the information they have permission to view. Details on this can be found here.

You can view a full history of changes to TMS 8 functionality by downloading this PDF. 

You can download the release documentation for TMS 8 here. These notes contain updated details on the new security features within TMS 8, as well as notes on all previous updates to TMS 8.

Type
Issue ID
DevOps ID
Description
Change Notes

Product Enhancement

Z:23175

12451

Possible to open employee details for an employee you should not have access to

We have enhanced security across TMS 8 relating to employee details, preventing Supervisors from accessing employee details outside of their security settings

Product Enhancement

 

13948

Updated the helpmapping for pages relating to the new security settings

The helpmapping will now direct you to a help page for the security changes

Issue Resolution

41394

11258

Weekly timezones don’t support 3 digit daily timezone codes

Weekly timezones now allow 3-digit only codes to be selected

Issue Resolution

41375

10089

Scheduled Messages - “Email address to use” field does not save changes

The “Email address to use” field now correctly saves for scheduled messages

Issue Resolution

41313

8791

Group planner – after changing shift for one day, it doesn’t work anymore and the shift list is empty

Corrected the settings of employee view for employees with no view set

Issue Resolution

41114

7365

Validation failure on date fields which are not auto authorised

Code for date and datetime fields changed to match the code used for other field types

Issue Resolution

40773

7291

Email notifications when uploading payslips stop when hitting a blank email address

Blank and invalid email addresses added will now cause an error

Issue Resolution

40724

8164

Messaging – multiple copies of reports being sent when there should only be one

This problem was caused by a blank or invalid email address, which will now cause an error to prevent this

Issue Resolution

40716

8115

Report with absolute dates always runs for today and ignored the date range

The report will now use the correct fields for Absolute Start and End dates

Issue Resolution

40091

8113

Failed to save message incorrectly when trying to ‘tick’ checked box

The message text for warnings and errors has been improved for clarity

Issue Resolution

Z:24366

12545

Error processing word records when flexitime shift has no core hours

Zero hour core time shifts will now be processed correctly

Issue Resolution

Z:23150

12628

Unable to add values greater than 23:59 to hours codes in Web clock card

Corrected data entry of hours durations on clockcard to allow values up to 99:59

Issue Resolution

Z:21952/24564

12103

Opening documents on web logged in as a supervisor other than master errors

A Filehandler routine has been corrected to prevent this issue

Issue Resolution

 

11978

The Timesheet Hours crash when ‘Add’ button is pressed

Decode HTML to remove special characters is now applied more restrictively

Issue Resolution

 

13063

Restyling of the Clockings and Flex summary widget

Styling changes made to Clockings and flex summary widget

Issue Resolution

 

11651

New flex balance widget cannot be displayed in IFrames (Added in 8.27.8.0)

The web.config file has been updated to support the embedding of any widget in an external Iframe


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