Release notes - Studio 4.7

Release notes for latest version of ftrack Studio on Regular channel

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Written by Björn Rydahl
Updated over a week ago


9 July 2021

  • FIXED [Custom attribute links] A `CustomAttributeLinkConfiguration` created for a specific project would result in server error when queried.

  • FIXED [Custom attribute links] Custom attributes of link type for a specific project display the project as unknown project in system settings.

  • FIXED [Review] Fixed missing approval status bar in client review horizontal playlist.


6 July 2021

  • FIXED [Review] Fixed Chrome IME bug in new notes editor.

  • FIXED [Import] Column based import creates tasks even if bid is not set.

  • FIXED [Export] Exported custom attribute values are sometimes rendered incorrectly.

  • FIXED [Player] Fixed Playlist version ordering in Player and Play All/Play Selection ordering issues.

  • CHANGED [Player] Added support for launching the player directly from a context such as Task or Shot or a selection of shots and tasks.


28 June 2021

  • NEW [Web player] The new player (previously experimental) is now the default web player in ftrack. The new player is more feature rich than the old player, it is however possible to switch back to the old player from system settings. Adds vertical playlist to Studio player, with Group By (none/asset/parent) and playlist re-ordering functionality. Adds version selectors to redesigned horizontal and vertical playlists. Updates playlist items to include task and asset version statuses.

  • NEW [API] [Actions] [Form] An action can now specify the label for the "submit" button when responding with a form by providing the key `submit_button_label`.

  • NEW [API] An API reference is now available from the profile menu.

  • NEW [Spreadsheet] Support grouping by parent entities attributes and custom attributes in the task spreadsheet.

  • NEW [Spreadsheet] [Import] Add support for import and update data based on Id. This allows users to update tasks and other objects based on their Id in ftrack.

  • NEW [Overview] Add lists attribute to Task and Version cross-project views.

  • NEW [Experimental player] Studio player asset information sidebar redesigned. You can now change related task status, see lists the version is included in and custom attributes from the asset.

  • NEW [Custom attribute links] Added support for custom attribute links. Link is a new type of custom attribute that can be used to represent relations between entities in ftrack. The first version of custom attribute links is experimental and must be enabled via System settings. This version includes API and viewing support in the web interface.

  • NEW [Studio] [Forecast] Export Capacity Forecast report as CSV.

  • NEW [Spreadsheet] Filter on multiple task names in the Tasks spreadsheet using the quick filter by separating the task names with a comma. ie. shot01, shot04

  • NEW [Localization] [Web interface] Support for Korean localization.

  • NEW [Spreadsheet] The task spreadsheet "quick filter" now allows searching across the full hierarchy and is no longer limited to only tasks.

  • NEW [API] ListObject entity type is now accessible through the API.

  • CHANGED [External players] RV and Hiero player options are now disabled by default and need to be enabled from System settings -> Review.

  • CHANGED [LDAP] Ldap library was updated, but should not result in any required changes.

  • CHANGED [API] Exposed UserType schema in the API with relations on User object.

  • CHANGED [Password] Passwords are now checked against a "common" password list. In addition there are new options in the "System Settings->Security->Settings" allowing you to enforce a minimum password length as well as "strong passwords". If "strong passwords" are enabled passwords will be required to contain upper and lowercase alphabetic characters, at least one digit and one punctuation character ie !"#$%&\'()*+,-./:;<=>?@[\\]^_`{|}~

  • CHANGED [License] [Web interface] Update license warnings with link to Settings page.

  • CHANGED [Notifications] [Jobs] The inbox and jobs in the top meny will now only show an indication when there is anything new, not the actual count. Only unread notifications and jobs from the past 30 days will trigger the indication.

  • FIXED [Export] Group value not visible in exported files.

  • FIXED [Player] [Russian] Can not post feedback when in sync with UI in Russian.

  • FIXED [API] Ensure project_schema can not be changed to None.

  • FIXED [Spreadsheet] When the tasks spreadsheet contains a lot of data and is loaded "collapsed", some number attributes will render a 0.00 instead of an empty value.

  • FIXED [API] Ensure project_schema can not be changed to None.

  • FIXED [Tasks page] [Web interface] Unable to set bid on milestones using the tasks spreadsheet.

  • FIXED [API] Quoted variable values should always be treated as strings.

  • FIXED [Studio] Users without access to My tasks do not end up on Overview even if they have access when loading ftrack.

  • FIXED [Client review] Unable to clone a review session with existing collaborators.

  • FIXED [Capacity forecast] Capacity forecast export job description does not contain filename.

  • FIXED [Player] [PDF] PDF may not work as expected for OnPrem installations.

  • FIXED [CSV] [Import] Strip spaces from the beginning and end of imported data and default Bid hours to 0.0 if an empty value is given.

  • FIXED [Studio] [Forecast] [Timezone] Wrong week numbers are displayed in time zones with a negative time zone offset.

  • FIXED [Review player] Can accidentally select player element.

  • FIXED [Review player] Chinese characters does not render in Review PDF.

  • FIXED [Inbox] Inbox include project specific groups in message recipients selector.

  • FIXED [Insights] Statuses only used in a workflow schema overrides for task types missing from the insights creation dialog.

  • FIXED [Audit] Use `X-Forwarded-For` as opposed to `X-Forwarded-Host` header to get the original ip.

  • FIXED [Project breakdown report] Filtering on a group in the project breakdown report does not work.

  • FIXED [API] Escape "special" characters in urls passed to the image scaling service.

  • FIXED [API] Underscore in object types name raises an error when used in API queries.

  • FIXED [CSV] Issues interpreting doublequote.

  • FIXED [API] Deduplication issue when querying and filtering on the same entity type.

  • FIXED [Events] When setting a project to private users with access did not receive events without reconnecting.

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