Changes in ShoutCMS v6.14.0.R20180516

Abstract

This document contains the release notes for ShoutCMS v6.14.0.R20180516. The release only applies to instances of ShoutCMS 6.2.x or greater. If you are using another version of Shout (5.8.x, 6.0.x) and want to learn more, please contact our support team.

Functionality Added or Changed

New Feature: Added ShoutCMS Support Live-Chat to the Administration Console. This feature is currently disabled by default. To have it enabled on your site, please contact our support team (Feature #4964).
New Feature: Added CardConnect Payment Processor (Feature #5070).
New Feature: Added Advanced Order Flat Rate Shipping Method (Feature #5127).
New Feature: Added support for uploading files to Contacts (Feature #5119).
New Feature: Added support for adding detailed notes to Contacts (Feature #5120).
New Feature: Added a new "Stock Rule" which allows a Product to be visible but not available for sale (Feature #5137).
Enhancement: Removed square brackets from button links (Enhancement #4978).
Enhancement: Improvements to the Manage Payment Methods screen (Enhancement #5129).
Enhancement: Improvements to handling of Tags on mobile devices (Enhancement #5005).
Enhancement: Added a spell check to the Markdown Editor (Enhancement #5114).
Enhancement: Added support for uploading very large files (Enhancement #5117).
Enhancement: Added the ability to crop images in the Gallery (Enhancement #5081).
Enhancement: PHP 7 compatibility (Enhancement #4537).
Enhancement: Added minimum size and weight for FedEx Shipping Carrier (Enhancement #5163).
Enhancement: Added robots meta tag to our blank.php iframe ajax substitute (Enhancement #5086).
Enhancement: Disabled browser autocomplete on login and password fields when creating company email accounts (Enhancement #5071).
Enhancement: Shipping Methods are now sortable (Enhancement #5142).
Enhancement: Added support for animated images and autorotation EXIF (Enhancement #5167).
Enhancement: Items can now be sorted by created / modified date when browsing in the Administration Console (for example, when adding Featured Content). Search has also been added to this screen (Enhancement #5173).

Bug Fixes and Enhancements

Bug Fix: When changing the background of a non-DIV element in the WYSIWYG Editor, the changes would not be reflected in the source view until the Page was saved. (Bug #4867).
Bug Fix: Links in Recurred Invoice notifications did not include the correct URL. (Bug #5034).
Bug Fix: Product Import would become stuck if the user clicked "Cancel" on the confirmation dialog. (Bug #5054).
Bug Fix: Loading bar would hang when there was a form validation error. (Bug #5079).
Bug Fix: Canonical Links were not being generated correctly. (Bug #5090).
Bug Fix: Forms that allow region selection were causing JavaScript errors. (Bug #5095).
Bug Fix: Warning message when using an email address for a Contact that is already in use was causing JavaScript errors. (Bug #5097).
Bug Fix: Product Import was not properly importing Product Options, Summary or URL. (Bug #5118).
Bug Fix: Actions could not be performed on Orders with a % in the title. (Bug #5136).
Bug Fix: Controls were mis-aligned on the Advanced Transaction Search page (Bug #5041).
Bug Fix: The "Complete & Archive" button/link would complete but not archive transactions (Bug #5110).
Bug Fix: Some transactions could not be viewed as a PDF (Bug #5170).
Bug Fix: Advanced Product Search options were not saved between searches (Bug #5015).