Dimensions RM
Version 12.6.1
Release Notes

This file describes the new features and functionality available in the current release of Micro Focus Dimensions RM.

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Table of Contents

Part 1: What's New?
Part 2: What's Fixed in 12.6.1?

Part 1: What's New?

1.0 What's New in Dimensions RM 12.6.1?


Part 2: What's Fixed in 12.6.1?

2.0 Fixes in 12.6.1

Part 1: What's New?

1.0 What's New in Dimensions RM 12.6.1?

Dimensions RM 12.6.1 addresses various enhancement requests and issues that were submitted by customers:

·       Usability Enhancements (SIG) - Reports:

o    Multi selection in Traceability Report

o    Open reports in full screen mode

o    Dashboard export to PowerPoint & PDF

o    ‘Current Date’ option in reports is supported

·       Usability Enhancements (SIG) -  Home View:

o    Requirements overview report in Home View

o    Enhance Home View tab Reports with drag'n'drop and faster simpler report execution

o    New Recent Items view with recently accessed requirements, documents, containers and reports

·      Usability Enhancements –UX Improvements:

o    Modernized requirement edit form

o    Modernized tab styles

o    Enhanced Report Usability from Home View

o    Enhanced Change Impact Analysis

            ·       Document Enhancements:

o    Show changes made in document since last visit

o    Edit toolbar in full doc view is locked to the top

o    Allow auto creation for document table of figures

o    Cross Reference Functionality is available for proposed and replaced requirement versions

o    Support of page break functionality

o    Document "Save As" supports copying of requirements

o    Copy Links between Requirements is supported in Copy Document with Requirements

o    Snapshot default numbering for major or minor version

o    Option to add requirements at chapter beginning or end

o    Simplified usage of existing glossary terms

o    For purposes of audit, chapters may now be marked as deleted. This change requires delete permission in Chapter Class instead of Remove, and may impact existing group and user permissions.

·       Attribute Calculation:

o    Concatenation of text attributes supported

·       Requirements:

o    New standard system field Initial Time Created

·       Categories:

o    Ability to set a different default list value on category level

o    Copy of category/sub-category content

o    Check category assignment for relationship permissions

·       Notifications:

o    Email notification for raised comments on requirements

·       Security:

o    Various dialog changes to suppress script intrusion

o    Configure the server to include "X-Content-Type-Options"

o    Implement the HTTP Strict Transport Security


2.0 Fixes in 12.6.1

Defects from customers:


Quoted search criteria is ignored when mixed with unquoted criteria in Quick Search


Reports do not reflect category on the Manage Containers dialog


Word import from rmBrowser imports only first requirement if class name specified in the top row


Unable to open linked Web Page from Text attribute multiple times


Document Save in 12.6 can raise ORA-01400 -


Cannot open published documents containing base64 images


RM Import - png broken after import in Firefox


Graph Editor - empty preview is shown when zoom is not 100%


Separate chapters and requirements numbering  is not working correctly in xls publish


Email is not sent when multiple users are selected for rule USER_FROM_GROUP


Search in documents full content view does not mark found text in requirements


Change class in document does not filter user fields by document category


If document is opened via direct url the proposed category in changing class is not taken from the document


Chapter based on Script: Filter Collection is not working


When switching back from document view to Home View Create New Collection, Req etc has top category pre-filled


User with read rights on a document can edit chapter in full document view


Non-customer defects:


Word Document with many lists does not open


Collections from  unassigned categories are shown for user in Edit requirement window




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