Thrive Updates

Release Notes For May 2020

RELEASE NOTES FOR May 2020

Major Release Notes/Prerequisites for 2020 Updates:

  •  Must install V3.0.2019.1227 prior to any 2020 update
  • Application Server must have .NET 4.8 installed (requires server reboot)
  • IIS must have URL Rewrite 2.0 installed

FIXED

General

  •  Fixed an issue where after opening an assignment, changing a status to complete and then back to open could result in some values getting cleared out. (5/1)
  • Fixed issue where picklist value and descriptions could be truncated at 128 characters. The available display limit has been extended to 512 characters for the combine length of the value and text displays from the picklist setup. (5/8)
  • Fixed the collapse button on checklists (5/15)
  • The Add to Vendor checkbox field is now available in Form Security so that the name, visibility, and default values (checked/not checked) can be configured.  (5/1)
  • Removed unnecessary pop up alerts after inserting on-hand inventory from the part detail page. (5/15)
  • For Thrive Tasks and Audits, clicking “Save and Add New” also sets the percentage complete to 100%. (5/22)
  • Continued improvement on cultural translation feature in Thrive. (5/22)

Project Management

  • Special characters would sometimes slip through a Task Item Default value when it was set to Numeric, breaking PM generation. (5/1)
  • Added missing Complete Date/Time fields on project when “Saving and Completing” from an Audit. This is a follow up to the recently added feature to complete audit steps and project in one step. (5/8)

Customer

  • Activities – Fixed error generated when entry was saved without a value in the Type box. If no Type is selected, the user is now prompted to select a type when creating a new activity. (5/8)

Human Resources

  • Training – Improved performance of the Training Due list view on the Classes Detail page (5/15)

Reporting

  • Report Template – Fixed an error on the report template “Work Order Parts” (5/15)

NEW

Project Management

  • When completing an assignment with an associated checklist item, the checklist item is checked. (5/1).
  • There is now a feature to create a COPY of a project. The visibility of the COPY button is based on security to insert/create a new record. (5/8)

Continuous Improvement

  • Added a new field to the Goal Board Setup – Number of Operators (5/8)
  • Goal Board Units lost now track in decimal format instead of integers (5/15)
  • Added Process field to the Goal Board setup (5/15)
  • Site is now required for every Goal Board (5/22)

Inventory

  • The Requisition Approval Routing Form Listname field previously was a self referencing list and has been converted to a Form Security picklist. If the Picklist was already in use, then no changes occur to the picklist set up. If the Form Security picklist was empty, then it will be created and populated using a distinct set of routing List Name values from the setup form. Furthermore, the List Name drop down box on the Requisition Form now shows both the List Name value and the List Description (when different thant the value) from the Requisition Approval Routing Form Security setup. The advantage is that a shorter list name can be used while including a longer description allowing for quick search in the Requisition List Name field (example. List Name = Maintenance, List Description = Dept 1001, 1002, 1003, 1004, etc allowing for searching on Maint or 1003 or 1004) (5/15)

Notifications

  • Ability to send notification to multiple people when a field contains more than one e-mail address or person. (5/22)
By |2020-05-22T16:03:35+00:00May 1st, 2020|Release History, Thrive Updates|0 Comments

Release Notes For April 2020

RELEASE NOTES FOR April 2020

Major Release Notes/Prerequisites for 2020 Updates:

  •  Must install V3.0.2019.1227 prior to any 2020 update
  • Application Server must have .NET 4.8 installed (requires server reboot)
  • IIS must have URL Rewrite 2.0 installed

FIXED

Home Screen

  • Activities – updated the Time Off Request list to only show the first level of direct reports (4/24)

Notifications

  • Fixed issue where a text-based (non-phone number) entry on a notification was tripping up the notification process (4/9)
  • Fixed issue with notifications that were created based on decimal/numeric values. (4/9)

Inventory

  • Parts list menu now functions properly. (4/3)
  • Fixed an issue where the parts cost would not save when updating an existing item. (4/3)
  • Fixed an issue where On-Hand Inventory was unable to be added. (4/3)

Security

  •  Fixed an issue where creating a custom list in form security would occasionally throw an error. (4/3)

Project

  • Requests – Fixed issue where attachments and descriptions could not be updated (4/24)
  • Status – Under some status conditions the Status button would cause an error on the page (4/24)

General

  •  Fixed an issue where attachment records and their descriptions could not be updated on request pages. (4/17)

NEW

General

  • Added access keys (“key board shortcuts”) for quick insert forms (4/24)
    • Alt – s = Save
    • Alt – a = Save and New
  • Grid (list view) page filters can now take use the special wildcard text string of {{CurrentUser}} as the value to compare to any user name based fields in the filter (4/24)

Calendar

  • Now saves all calendar preferences by user (4/24)

Training

  • Updated the “Public” training forms to version 3 layout (4/9)

Project

  • Added ability to skip months in Task Set / Audit Scheduling (4/9)
  • Added Save and Complete button functionality to task page (all project types) (4/24)
  • Added Perform Audit to the context (drop down) menu when viewing a task grid (list view) page (4/24)
By |2020-04-24T15:09:23+00:00April 3rd, 2020|Release History, Thrive Updates|0 Comments

Release Notes For March 2020

RELEASE NOTES FOR March 2020

Major Release Notes/Prerequisites for 2020 Updates:

  •  Must install V3.0.2019.1227 prior to any 2020 update
  • Application Server must have .NET 4.8 installed (requires server reboot)
  • IIS must have URL Rewrite 2.0 installed

NEW

Continuous Improvement

  • Goal Board: When creating a new goal board, if an existing goal board exists for the same area and shift, a warning and link are provided to potentially avoid creating a duplicate goal board. (3/6) 
  • When completing an audit task, the Description and Comments box now expand to fit the text when entering a new line of text on desktop and mobile (3/27)

Human Resources

  • Job postings page has been updated to V3 (3/20) 
  • When completing an audit task, the Description and Comments box now expand to fit the text when entering a new line of text on desktop and mobile (3/27)

Maintenance

  • Changed meter-based task generation to not create duplicates in the event an incorrect meter-reading would caused multiple projects to generate. A warning will be provided and further projects will not be created until the previous one has been completed. (3/13) 
  • When completing an work order task, the Description and Comments box now expand to fit the text (replaces the vertical scroll bar) on desktop and mobile (3/27)

Enginering

  • When completing an audit task, the Description and Comments box now expand to fit the text when entering a new line of text on desktop and mobile (3/27)

Project Management

  • When completing an audit task, the Description and Comments box now expand to fit the text when entering a new line of text on desktop and mobile (3/27)

Company

  • Company Configuration has been updated to V3. (3/13) 

Quality

  • When completing an audit task, the Description and Comments box now expand to fit the text when entering a new line of text on desktop and mobile (3/27)

Safety

  • When completing an audit task, the Description and Comments box now expand to fit the text when entering a new line of text on desktop and mobile (3/27)

Notifications

  • {{CurrentDateTime}} shortcode has been added to notifications.  (3/20) 

FIXED

Reports

  • Several features of Reports were broken in IE. Charts did not load, Configure button not responsive, Sorting of columns was not working in Internet Explorer. (3/27)
  • Note: we recommend moving away from IE to a modern web browser for better Thrive performance (3/27)

Continuous Improvement

  •  Fixed issue where a default department on goal boards could cause the incorrect reason codes to appear on the issues screen. (3/13)

General

  •  Fixed issue where menu items didn’t display text when viewing Thrive on mobile devices. (3/13)
By |2020-03-27T16:01:20+00:00March 6th, 2020|Release History, Thrive Updates|0 Comments

Release Notes For February 2020

RELEASE NOTES FOR February 2020

Major Release Notes/Prerequisites for 2020 Updates:

  •  Must install V3.0.2019.1227 prior to any 2020 update
  • Application Server must have .NET 4.8 installed (requires server reboot)
  • IIS must have URL Rewrite 2.0 installed

NEW

Human Resources

  • Employee Types page has been updated to V3 (2/21)
  • Documentation Codes page has been updated to V3 (2/21)
  • Termination Codes page has been updated to V3 (2/21)

Company

  • Document Types page has been updated to V3 (2/21)
  • Company Links page has been updated to V3 (2/21)
  • Documentation Codes page has been updated to V3 (2/21)

FIXED

Continuous Improvement

  • Goal Boards – Fixed color issue when using Run Rate and Percentage for the color range. (2/14)

Custom Data Tracking

  • If a CDT grid has a calculated column, adding or editing records now works without receiving an error. (2/7)
  • Custom Data Tracking fields with drop down items, table look ups, or default timestamp did not get converted during the prior update of Custom Data Tracking tools. This update will run one time to correct previously converted CDT forms and any conversions that take place with this update. (2/21)
  • Site is now a pre-defined custom lookup (2/28)
  • Standard lookups have been added (Site, Active Employees, Active Users) (2/28)

Inventory

  • In Parts, when automatic part numbering is enabled, the next part number is maintained separately by site. (2/7)
  • In Parts, performing advanced searches from the list view and then opening a part no longer causes errors on the detail page. (2/7)
  • When opening up a Vendor, the contact list now shows only contacts for that vendor and the “missing column” error no longer appears when trying to add a contact. (2/28)

Maintenance

  • Added DefaultStatus and InputRequired fields to flow through when copying a task item.  (2/21)

Human Resources

  •  Performance issues with Training Certification Dates (Training Due) and the Curriculum Matrix screens. (2/28)

Admin

  • When using a custom list in form security, editing the list will not change the way list items appear on a page, especially if it has been customized. (2/7)
  • In form security, permissions can now be set for the job history grid on the job code page. (2/7)
  • Changing the authentication type from anything else to “Active Directory” and then clicking save would result in the page crashing when clicking save or cancel. The authentication type can now be set to Active Directory without experiencing the error.(2/28)

General

  • When creating filters ( in reports, notifications, or grids), if the filter used “contains”, “does not contain”, ‘begins with”, or “ends with” and the results included line breaks, incorrect results were returned. (2/21)
  • If a file didn’t have a standard content type (txt, zip, pdf, etc) then an error would occur upon uploading an attachment. (2/21)
  • Fixed an issue when a notification was set up with criteria that included “OR” criteria but did not include grouping (parentheses). (2/28)
  • When using a different language, date formatting is now displaying properly on the scheduling window. (2/28)

Reports

  • Integer columns no longer show decimal places by default  (2/21)
  • Reporting charts now have the option to display a trendline (2/21)
  • Report drill-down and printing is now working correctly. (2/28)
By |2020-02-28T20:22:06+00:00February 7th, 2020|Release History, Thrive Updates, Uncategorized|0 Comments

Release Notes For January 2020

RELEASE NOTES FOR January 2020

Major Release Notes/Prerequisites:

  •  Must install V3.0.2019.1227 prior to any 2020 update
  • Application Server must have .NET 4.8 installed (requires server reboot)
  • IIS must have URL Rewrite 2.0 installed

NEW

  • More Spanish translations throughout Thrive (1/10)

Custom Data Tracking (CDT)

  • Custom Data Tracking has been updated to Version 3. The latest version includes (1/17)
    • improved search/sort/filter tools
    • ability to share ownership of the form
    • can link CDT fields to any table/field
    • can use form security to rename CDT fields for better viewing on grid, reports, etc
    • can use the Thrive report builder to create reports on CDT data

Human Resources

  • Training Certification Dates – An employee now can be “opted out” of future scheduled training classes via either the Training Certifications Dates or Classes pages. (1/17)
  • Curriculum / Job Codes – The Job Code page now allows for linking to a Training Curriculum so that employees with a specified Job Code will automatically be added to the Curriculum list (1/24)
  • Job Codes – The Job Code page now has an additional grid that shows active employees in that particular job code (1/31)

Inventory

  • Manufacturers page has been updated to V3. (1/17)

Safety

  • The OSHA reporting requirements now include Employer Identification Number (EIN) for “covered employer”. EIN has been added to the OSHA 300A Setup and the CSV export to match the OSHA electronic reporting upload template. (1/17)

FIXED

Company

  • Custom Data Tracking- Allow security administrators to have full rights to CDT shared users. (1/31)
  • Custom Data Tracking – Fixed an issue where a user might experience either a “Restricted Access” or “Page could not be displayed due to error” after opening a different CDT item. (1/31)

General

  • Training – Fixed issue where training sign up would error when the Class hours field was blank (1/3)
  • Links (such as Notification links) linked to corrective actions were failing to route properly (1/10)

Human Resources

  • Curriculum- Inactive Employees no longer appear in curriculum attendees. (1/31)
  • Curriculum – Added Manager Name to curriculum grid. This enables you to export the grid and have access to the manager’s name instead of their employee number. (1/31)

Continuous Improvement

  •  Goal Boards – Corrected issue with red/green colors on goal boards when the color was dependent on displaying the target rate (as opposed to quantity) and displaying the target for the day (as opposed to the current job/run) (1/3)

Inventory

  • Purchased Parts: The Part Usage tab on the Purchased Parts details page did not contain any column headings in the default layout which could give the appearance of no usage records. Added a default layout to ensure user would see records, but the user can still change their layout (1/10)

Reports

  • Reports based on the report template “CI Event Follow-Up Homework” should not error out anymore. (1/17)
  • Standard printable reports performance have been improved. (1/17)
  • Report totals are now functioning properly when using the {{CurrentUser} filter (1/31)
  • Fixed issue where summary information (totals) did not display on grid if the “Toggle Shorten Text” option was unchecked. (1/31)

Admin

  • Form Security – Default values for Spanish language setting was not updating/saving/displaying properly (1/24)
By |2020-01-31T20:48:26+00:00January 3rd, 2020|Release History, Thrive Updates|0 Comments

Release Notes For December 2019

RELEASE NOTES FOR December 2019

NEW

User Settings – Spanish

  • Expanded Spanish Translations (On Going)

Human Resources

  • Training Certifications – Added Employee Manager and Employee Shift to layout (Dec 13)
  • Training – Training attendees can now be added by manager (Dec 13)

FIXED

Reporting & Dashboards

  •  Update redirect from old reporting format to new report format for pre-existing reports/links (Dec 13)
  •  Corrected error where certain Group Names could cause an error (Dec 13)
  •  Corrected an intermittent issue with attempting to re-name column/field headings on the text portion of the report (Dec 13)
  • Reports created using the templates “Project Assignments by Location” or similar for each reporting module contained an incorrect join statement which could have resulted in unexpected/incorrect results in the report. The templates and all reports with the matching table definitions are fixed with this update (12/27)

General / Admin

  •  Improved error handling and messages for unplanned events (Dec 13)
  •  Update the user account setup screen so that Thrive password is not visible when selecting the Active Directory login option (Dec 13)
  •  Fixed Calendar not loading properly/fully (Dec 20)
  • Removed a Company configuration setting that would cause the menu to appear incorrectly at times. (12/27)

Continuous Improvement

  •  Goal Board – When goal board was set to display “Run Rate” instead of “Qty”, occasionally the target job quantity would display “0” instead of the actual quantity (Dec 20)
  •  Goal Board – Clicking “Change Shift” twice on a goal board would cause a duplicate goal board to be created (Dec 20)
  •  CI Events – Now assigning a default Status value to CI Events and correcting the display text for the status on the Event detail page (Dec 20)

Customer

  • Customer – Fixed an issue where non-admin users were not able to view the customer detail page (Dec 13)
By |2020-01-03T17:31:36+00:00December 18th, 2019|Release History, Thrive Updates|0 Comments

Release Notes For November 2019

RELEASE NOTES FOR November 2019

NEW

User Settings – Spanish

  • Users can now select a language/culture setting for Spanish language. As of this release the majority of the home screen, menu, and Maintenance area of Thrive now have Spanish environment (Nov 8)
  • Continue role out of Spanish translations on buttons, toolbars, etc throughout Thrive (Nov 22)

SF – Safety Incidient

  • Updated the safety occurence number (incident/accident number) field so that links in reports will open the safety incident record. (Nov 1)

FIXED

Internet Explorer

  • Added error handling during the login process for Internet Explorer. (Nov 22)
  • NOTE: Thrive Support for Internet Exploer will end January 31, 2020

Reporting & Dashboards

  • Dashboard menu permissions for re-naming were not appearing when user should have had access to re-name. (Nov 1)
  • When a (non administrator) user was made an OWNER of a DASHBOARD, the user was redirected to a No Access page when trying to access the Report/Dashboard Sharing screen. This has been corrected so that Dashboard Owners (administrator and non-administrator) can access the Dashboard Sharing setup page. (Nov 1)
  • Reports with long chart total formulas would fail due to truncation of the formula and return a SQL error message. The process was improved so that long formulas are now handled. (Nov 22)

Discussions (Project, NCR, etc)

  • Attempts to download a Discussion attachment (other than image file types) would result in being redirected to the No Access message. Security settings have been updated so that users with view access to a public discussion can now download the attachments. Users must belong to a private discussion thread in order to download attachments in private discussions. (Nov 1)

Home Screen

  • My Activities: The link for requisitions in the Approval Needed / Requisitions was incorrect resulting in the link opening the requisitions list instead of the requisition detail. The link now opens the requisition detail form for the item referenced on the home screen. (Nov 1)

HR – Time Off Documentation

  • Fixed error and now allows updating a Time Off Documentation Entry without a Time Off Type (Nov 1)

PM – Projecet Management

  •  Newly added Project Type values were not showing up in the Project Type drop down lists. Project Types no longer need to be specifically marked as active (check/uncheck inactive box) after inserting. (Nov 8)

MT – Maintenance

  • Improved the performance of the printed Maintenance Work Order Report (Nov 8)

CI – Continuous Improvement

  • Fixed an issue where the page could crash if no status was provided on a Project Detail page. (Nov 15)
By |2019-11-22T18:19:18+00:00November 1st, 2019|Release History, Thrive Updates|0 Comments

Release Notes For October 2019

RELEASE NOTES FOR October 2019

FIXED

Inventory

  • Performing advanced search on parts and then opening the detail view of the part has been fixed. (10/11)
  •  Inventory Locations went missing on the main menu, but has been returned (10/18)
  • When adding or updating a part, the “Site” field is now required. (10/25)
  • Binoculars next to Part Number filter sites based on the user’s site. (10/25)
  • Security Table was corrected for Related Equipment on the Part page. (10/25)

Engineering

  • When adding or updating a part, the “Site” field is now required. (10/25)

Reporting

  • Improved performance of filtering. (10/25)
By |2019-11-08T15:34:17+00:00October 11th, 2019|Release History, Thrive Updates|0 Comments

Release Notes For September 2019

RELEASE NOTES FOR September 2019

NEW

Notifications

  • Added the ability to create a copy of a notification. (9/6)
  • More granular security that take a user’s site into account when determining which notifications they can manage. (9/6)
  • SMS functionality has been improved. It is now possible to setup notification recipients based on data fields from a form. (9/13)

Reporting

  • Ability to show “static” data labels for printing and visibility. (9/6)
  • Rearranged the Report Configuration Tools to emphasize more commonly used items. (9/6)
  • Added report descriptions to tool tip when hovering over the report listing. (9/6)
  • Added option to display only “My Reports” in the report listing. (9/6)
  • Added option to display the name of the report creator in the report listing. (9/6)
  • Disabled Reporting Tree drag and drop on mobile. (9/27)
  •  Added one touch expand/contract on Reporting Tree (9/27)

FIXED

Project Management

  • Added support for non alphanumeric characters on master projects. (9/13)

Reporting

  • Changing the visibility of the chart in the Save dialog was not working correctly. (9/6)
  • Fix for Dashboard Tree Report Names that were being shortened/truncated

Safety

  • Safety Data Sheets – Fixed issue where using advanced search might throw error on the page. (9/6)
  • Fixed issue where OSHA 300 log was not correctly handling the “All Other Illness” box (9/27)

General

  • Discussion mentions and people selections now filter on site. (9/6)
  • Calendar – Time Off items were not showing up on the calendar and were getting filtered out (9/27)
  • Issued caused by Chrome build 77 that prevented users from being to print Telerik (pdf) reports (9/27)
By |2019-09-27T19:04:10+00:00September 6th, 2019|Release History, Thrive Updates|0 Comments

Release Notes For August 2019

RELEASE NOTES FOR August 2019

NEW

Reporting

  • Improved report searching with autocomplete, including the ability to show and search by report ID (8/2)

Human Resources

  • Added ability to automatically add new employees to Curriculums by employee type or any new employee. (8/23)

Project Management

  • Master Project ID is now linkable in forms and reporting. (8/7)

FIXED

Reporting

  • Setting the sort order to Descending for data fields in Configuration Tools was not working (clicking the column header was sorting correctly) (8/2)

General

  • There was a sizing issue with the menu in the last update when you opened it multiple times. This has been resolved.  (8/2)
  • Attachment button styling has been improved.  (8/2)
  • Attachment button no longer available in CLOSED status (8/2)
  • Improved database performance for login of AD accounts (8/23)

Maintenance

  • Permissions have been aligned in relation to meter history, meter update, and form security. (8/7)

Inventory

  • Correct linking to detail page for the requisition line item. (8/23)

 

By |2019-08-23T22:57:50+00:00August 2nd, 2019|Release History, Thrive Updates|0 Comments