Dimensions RM
Version 12.7.1
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 12.7.1?

Part 1: What's New?

1.0 What's New in Dimensions RM 12.7.1?


Part 2: What's Fixed in 12.7.1?

2.0 Fixes in 12.7.1

Part 1: What's New?

1.0 What's New in Dimensions RM 12.7.1?

Dimensions RM 12.7.1 addresses various enhancement requests and issues that were submitted by customers:

·       Usability Enhancements:

o   Updated Login UI

o   Updated Comments UI on form and new Comment keyword for reporting

o   New UI for multiple attachments

o   Visualize suspect links in Relationship Matrix

o   Updated list and user field UI with filter and search

o   New multi-selection with assignment box option for list and user fields

o   Default value per Category for user attributes

·      Tag Support:

o   Free definable Tags (option of list attribute definition)

·       New Task Board:

o   Define and manage tasks broken down from stories

o   Task states on board are freely definable

·       Agile Enhancements:

o   Display of past sprints for stories

o   Expanded filter capabilities on boards

            ·       Enhanced Document Changes View:

o   Document changes can be filtered using:

·        a selected date

·        a selected snapshot

·        last document access

o   Document can be filtered to only see sections with changes

·       Other Document Enhancements:

o   Allow Create New and Link for multi-selection of artefacts in Document View

o   Allow Mass Create New & Link for a Chapter

o   Set page orientation on chapter level for document publish

o   Allow document 'Replace All' when replacing chapter text

·       Further Customer Enhancements:

o   Change Class can keep workflow state and links (instance setting)

o   Added filter for Container dropdown in Quick Search

o   New collection rule setting for automatic removal of deleted requirements

o   Display if Dashboard is a public or private

o   Add ability to show in a requirement attribute which users executed a transition (like Review or Approve)

·       Security / User Management Enhancements:

o   Support of IP origin + user name check for higher restricted login

o   Allow change of user ID for existing users

o   Support long usernames (64 characters)

·       Integrations:

o   RM Connector for MF Connect 4.2


2.0 Fixes in 12.7.1

Fixed Defects:


Inserted images are not shown if regional-language letters are used


The email is NOT sent if the Title or the Description fields contains ' quote


Impossible to name object classes in Russian, Chinese, Japanese


Certain special characters in file name cause inserted images to show as a red x.


In published document extra space is shown


Can not assign permissions on individual collection


Confusing message when attempting to save object with mandatory attributes


Components in the workflow diagram use as white font rendering them invisible


RM Manage - Workflow state images are blank (invisible)


RM client installation does not show dialog for the SSO settings setup


Dashboard export fails when report is not available


Dashboard export fails for tabular reports


Split View: After action 'Switch filter' search running for opposite class


Poll Dialog shows Usernames not full names


ReqIF Export/Import is not working when Chapter class name is not Chapter


Adding a comment removes sections for Test_Case


Cancel button is missing when opening requirement using requirement link


Editable grid view defect with group attributes containing '-' character

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