TMS 8 8.29.0.0 Release Report

TMS 8 8.29.0.0 Release Report

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

This version of TMS 8 introduces the following new feature:

  1. Scheduled messages sent to all supervisors/employees can now exclude leavers
    A new option has been added to TMS 8 that prevents scheduled messages from being sent to leavers. You can view the changes in the updated create message knowledgebase article. 

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

Admin ID

DevOps ID

Description

Change Notes

Product Enhancement

38504

13585

Scheduled messages sent to all supervisors/employees can now exclude leavers

The list of recipients for scheduled messages can now be amended to exclude leavers at the time the message is sent should the user wish. A new checkbox has been added to the Recipient details section in Scheduled Messages to support the exclusion

Issue Resolution

40743

11230

Numeric Additional payments were limited to 1 decimal place in some browsers

Numeric Additional payments will now accept 2 decimal places on all browsers

Issue Resolution

40918

11279

When editing a multi line record for a future starter (e.g. entitlements), it was giving an error

The Point in Time date was being set to the start date, but TMS 8 was not correctly handling this for multi line tables

Issue Resolution

41009

8102

Custom Bradford Factor report was not using the Bradford Factor preference for the non-working day gap

Report was still using the report preference, which is greyed out in the report writer when Use Bradford Factor option is selected, rather than the Bradford Factor preferences

Issue Resolution

41035

8655

System preference to auto increment the badge reference when adding a new employee was not being used in the web

Now generates the next badge number when the auto-increment badge reference is set, based on the Badge options as per the Windows application

Issue Resolution

41195

7225

Loading of entitlements for HR only employees could hit an infinite loop if general absences existed that would apply to the employee

Checking for overlap of absence and general absences was causing a list to load, which then created another check for overlap, creating an infinite loop – this is no longer the case

Issue Resolution

 

15312

Loading of maintain limited pairs is very slow for large numbers of codes

Changes have been made to the way the list is created which significantly improves the load times

Issue Resolution

Z:18713

11400

Double clicking on white space in the maintain views for lookup form was causing an error

It will now check the calculated column numbers are within range when double clicking

Issue Resolution

Z:26928

13301

Menu rights to enable/disable editing and updating of employee details was not being respected in the web

TMS 8 will now check if the user has access to either update or edit records under the employee details before allowing modification in the web



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