New in 5.5.14
a) When incurred property was set the drop down properties menu showed the Anticipated property as selected and vice versa.
2. Main Toolbar
a) Hint for Case Details drop down did not make clear that bill settings options were contained within it as well.
3. Export Templates
a) Deleting an export template failed with an error that the settings file couldn’t be found.
b) Copies of Export Templates were not saved.
New in 5.5.12
1. Costs Budget
a) New fields in the Costs Budget window for the Precedent T Date and Variation general explanation.
b) New columns in the Costs Budget grid for Variation and Variation Explanation, both of which are hidden unless a part is set to show variation costs.
c) Budget Discussion column only appears after an opponent budget has been created.
d) New export template for Costs Budget Variation (Precedent T)
e) Option to specify whether budget figures include only anticipated or incurred & anticipated dcosts renamed to make its purpose clearer.
a) Drop down boxes at bottom of window now have an “Unassigned” option.
a) Anticipated property is replaced by four new properties: Incurred/Pre-Budget, Anticipated/Budgeted, Variation & Non-budgeted. The alternatives for the first two are shown depending on whether any Phase in the budget window has a budget figure set. The shortcut for the Anticipated property is deprecated.
a) Default value for alignment of Amount columns is now right-aligned.
b) In multiselect mode Shift-Home and Shift-End shortcuts allow the user to select items from current row to start/end of grid.
5. Local Options
a) New option to show hints for menu items.
a) Following fields added to search routines: CaseParty fields, FE & Counsel Further Info. Disbursement: DisbType.
a) User guide and help file updated
b) Quick Start Guide to N260 Updated.
c) Shortcut Sheet Updated.
a) New Licensing library files.
1. Costs Budgets
a) Costs Budget window did not update the panels on the top row if open when the part variation property is set.
b) Costs Budget window did not update the minimum width to take account of the variation panel being visible.
c) Amounts did not appear for locations in the supporting documentation.
d) Costs Budget Settings window, Phases pages referred to Activities for disbursements rather than expenses.
e) Incorrect tab order on Edit Costs Budget Phase window.
f) Option to Also group by expense on the Costs Budget Settings window, Phases page, was not disabled when disabling grouping by disbursements.
g) Option to group profit costs by task was not disabled when showing budget phases.
h) It was possible to set the value for the Assumptions and Discussion in the Edit Phase window for the Unassigned Phase.
a) Help Page not opening correctly from N260 Settings Window.
a) ASCII control characters were not stripped out from text entered into grids.
b) Occasional AV during Undo of an operation that created a row, when the filter is enabled.
c) Occasional List Index error when turning the filter back on.
a) Edit Counsel window had an incorrect default minimum size.
5. Licence Manager
a) Verify function did not immediatley check connection to Remote server
a) Occasional AV when deleting text.
7. Import Work
a) When resolving negative time the item was not deleted if no time remained (subject to option in Local Settings).
a) Internal ID values getting duplicated in certain circumstances.
b) Formatting errors where currency symbol is not set to “£”
a) Using Help > Email Support to send the current file resulted in the copy received being corrupted.