Memsource Releases 2021


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Earlier release notes can be found in the archive. Integrations (API and Connectors/Plugins) have their own release notes.

v21.18 - September 21, 2021

New Features and Improvements

  • New column Created by was added to customized columns on the project list page. This column is checked by default for Submitter (not checked for remaining user types).

  • Submitter is now able to display projects created by other Submitters using the same automation widget. Select View projects created by other Submitters checkbox in Submitters' settings to activate.

  • User can now disable public widget url when editing automation widget settings.

Fixed Bugs

  • Job status filters -1: completed / -1: not completed are not returning correct results. This has been fixed.

  • When uploading an MXLIFF file, the error message source edits prohibited by owner is triggered even if the source edits are allowed in the project settings. This has been fixed.

  • TM search indexes translation units overwritten in different workflow steps. This has been fixed.

v21.17 - September 7, 2021

Fixed Bugs

  • Administrators converted from Project Managers retained the restrictions of Project Manager. This has been fixed.

  • When new password policy was not followed, the error message did not inform the user that a special character is missing. This has been fixed.

  • The Select button in the TM section of Project template settings does not open a pop-up window to select a TM. This has been fixed.

v21.16 - August 24, 2021

New Features and Improvements

  • It's now possible to replace the root element containing the source language with target language code in completed YAML files. There are four language code standards to choose from: Memsource, RFC, Android, Android BCP.

Fixed Bugs

  • There were performance issues when a user wanted to assign analyses to multiple providers. This has been fixed.

v21.15 - August 10, 2021

New Features and Improvements

  • When the email address of a user is changed by anybody other than that user (potential security issue), an email notification will be sent to the user.

  • Passwords must now follow a strong password policy.

Fixed Bugs

  • Trusted IP: When the IP address was specified, users were not able to reach the system. This has been fixed.

  • Tencent MT:

    • Only content with less than 4000 characters is being pre-translated. This has been fixed.

    • Only supports simplified Chinese language codes but was being applied to traditional codes as well. This has been fixed.

v21.14 - July 27, 2021

New Features and Improvements

  • User can now propagate name of the Analysis from a Project Template called by the Service used in Automation Widget.

  • Additional languages are now supported.

    English (Switzerland) en_ch

    English (Macau) en_mo

    English (Mexico) en_mx

    English (Slovenia) en_si

    English (Thailand) en_th

    Cornish cor

    Portuguese (International) pt_001

    Qʼeqchiʼ kek

    Santali sat

    Tagalog (Philippines) tl_ph

    Waray war

Fixed Bugs

  • Projects that were not submitted via an Automation Widget were displayed under Related projects in TM/TB. This has been fixed.

  • When a project was created via an Automation Widget using a Project Template with some LQA steps enabled, the LQA steps were disabled in the created project. This has been fixed.

  • It was not possible to subscribe, extend or upgrade subscriptions. This has been fixed.

  • MS Word files with restricted fonts could not be imported. This has been fixed.

  • Strings located after hidden conditional text in IDML files were not displayed in the in-context preview. This has been fixed.

  • Update target webhook did not return number of duplicates found. This has been fixed.

v21.13 - July 13, 2021

New Features and Improvements

Fixed Bugs

  • Images are missing from imported MIF files. This has been fixed.

  • Buyers are able to discover the name of a vendor's vendor. This has been fixed.

  • DOC/DOCX files containing legacy o:gfxdata attributes failed on import. This has been fixed.

  • Valid Incorrectly nested tags QA warnings are shown in the wrong segment. This has been fixed.

  • Next step ready email message is not sent to the linguist if previous workflow completes the job via mobile.

  • PM with restricted rights to access projects/TM/TB/PT of only one business unit can select any BU. This has been fixed.

  • Information about Guest users is missing from the tooltip. This has been fixed.

  • When deleting a TM assigned in the Write mode, the next TM in line automatically inherited the Write mode. This has been fixed.

  • Confirmed segments were not saved to TM in some XLIFF files. This has been fixed.

  • Assigned providers were being deleted during multiple analyses edits. This has been fixed.

  • An Instant Quote Ready email was sent when a project was created via an Automation widget even with Don't create analyses and quotes disabled in the service. This has been fixed.

  • LQA was being turned off for already existing projects with one LQA workflow step enabled. This has been fixed.

v21.12 - June 29, 2021

New Features and Improvements

  • New target pathname macros ( {targetLangName}, {targetLangRFC}, {targetLangAndroid} and {targetLangAndroidBCP}) are supported by file renaming, continuous job and APC target subfolder path fields.

  • Translatable inline elements can now be defined in HTML import options.

  • LQA has been improved with these features:

    • Setting pass/fail thresholds in profiles.

    • Enabling LQA in projects.

    • Calculating LQA scores and presenting them in the UI.

    • Download of LQA scorecard for sharing purposes.

Fixed Bugs

  • The color of lines are changing when importing MIF (Adobe FrameMaker) files. This has been fixed.

  • Hidden sheets in multilingual spreadsheet files are being exposed when imported. This has been fixed.

  • APC is ignoring file type settings in some linked project templates. This has been fixed.

  • When Email notifications is turned off and Notify job owner when job status is changed is turned on for a project, the user receives notifications. This has been fixed.

  • In XLIFF 1.2 files, contents that started with a whitespace followed by a tag were not imported and were added before the translation on export. This has been fixed.

  • XML entities were converted to symbols when double-clicked on TM entry. This has been fixed.

  • In addition to relevant user rights, the Modify setup's server settings permission was necessary for a PM user to be able to export TMs using API. This has been fixed.

  • Project template settings were being modified by the automation widget and APC. This has been fixed.

  • Concept metadata was not being exported from TB. This has been fixed.

  • Some non-translatable categories (0-95%) were not included in homepage analytics. This has been fixed.

  • Import of JSONs with # characters used as number placeholders was failing. This has been fixed.

  • Analyses assigned to providers for jobs created via AW/APC are not correctly formatted in default analysis. This has been fixed.

v21.11 - June 15, 2021

New Features and Improvements

  • Bilingual files (XLIFF, PO, TBX, TMX, TTX, TS) are no longer supported for Update target.

  • Tencent is now available as a fully managed MT engine.

Fixed Bugs

  • Projects that were not submitted via an Automation Widget were listed in Analysis / Quote reports. This has been fixed.

  • Character counts of emoji characters were interpreted differently by the QA check (and spreadsheet LEN function) and the status bar counter/segment text highlighting. This has been fixed.

  • Changes in some non-translatable elements in XML files were not updated by the Reimport from Online repository feature. This has been fixed.

v21.10 - June 1, 2021

New Features and Improvements

Fixed Bugs

  • Segments that appear to be unlocked are not until page reloaded. This has been fixed.

  • Linguists deleted from project templates continue to receive job notifications. This has been fixed.

  • Exact search does not work with words followed by <. This has been fixed.

v21.9 - May 18, 2021

New Features and Improvements

  • Custom file types based on XML, HTML or JSON that are defined by filename and extension can be automatically detected and imported into Memsource.

  • Multilingual CSV and multilingual spreadsheet files are now detected automatically if the files have Memsource standard language codes in the first row. Selecting Multilingual CSV and Multilingual MS Excel as file types is no longer required and can be left as Auto-detect.

  • Notifications are created for failed pre-translation of jobs in Continuous Project, Continuous Job, and Automated Project Creation.

  • Transliteration can be provided for pseudo-translations.

  • For pseudo-translations with a segment key, a pseudo-string to be prepended with a numerical hash value of the segment key can be provided.

  • {fileName} macro can now be used when naming analysis. If more files/jobs are used for analysis, the {fileName} will be empty.

Fixed Bugs

  • There was no Sign out button on the Subscription expired page. This is fixed.

  • Multilingual spreadsheets: line breaks and formatting are not preserved in the completed file. This has been fixed.

v21.8 - May 4, 2021

New Features and Improvements

  • New segments and words in new segments are aggregated in the job tooltip every time a source file is updated.

  • HTML subfilter can now be used when parsing ICU messages in JSON.

Fixed Bugs

  • When opening large numbers of jobs (>290), a web error occurred. There is now a warning message and opening more than 290 jobs in the editor is disabled.

  • Relevancy is modified on linguist assignment instead of job completion by a linguist. This has been fixed.

  • The tooltip next to the analysis name field contained an incorrect link. This has been fixed.

  • The tooltip for the Parse ICU messages option under XLIFF 1.2 / XLIFF 2.0 import settings provided vague information. This has been fixed.

v21.7 - April 20, 2021

New Features and Improvements

Fixed Bugs

  • When filtering jobs in a project by the target language and selecting Select all jobs (meaning all filtered jobs), all jobs (all target languages) in the project are exported. This has been fixed.

  • Accepting jobs assigned to multiple users as an Administrator from within the editors triggers an error message. This has been fixed.

  • APC: Multiple incoming target languages are causing sync errors with some connectors. This has been fixed.

  • TM remained read/write when later set as read-only for a particular workflow step. This has been fixed.

  • Searching in archived projects did not work. This has been fixed.

v21.6 - April 6, 2021

New Features and Improvements

  • Wordpress XLIFF file type was renamed to Drupal/WordPress XLIFF. No change in functionality was introduced.

  • Login page for SSO has been redesigned for clarity.

  • User can update translations using the Update target feature, which enables the upload of offline files and the update of target segments and TM.

Fixed Bugs

  • YAML: There are problems with rendering multilines and spaces. This has been fixed.

  • DOCX: Tagified strings lose formatting in the exported document. This has been fixed.

  • XLIFF: ICU parser is inserting custom placeholders in the target segment. This has been fixed.

v21.5 - March 23, 2021

New Features and Improvements

Fixed Bugs

  • Net Rate Scheme and Price lists are not being propagated to the Financials settings of a project. This has been fixed.

  • There was an issue with custom Memsource Translate profiles which prevented users from disabling all machine translation engines. This has been fixed.

v21.4 - March 9, 2021

New Features and Improvements

  • Post-editing analysis can be automatically generated after updating a source.

  • Additional languages are now supported.

  • en_ja has been deprecated and replaced with en_jp. Projects with older resources can still use en_ja, but all new resources use en_jp.

  • A new Workflow automation option in projects and project templates makes it possible to automatically complete unassigned workflow steps after the previous step is completed. In case of a split job, all parts must be completed in order to automatically complete following unassigned steps.

Fixed Bugs

  • Text in .XLSX files that are hidden in merged cells is not imported with the HTML subfilter. This has been fixed.

v21.3 - February 23, 2021

Fixed Bugs

  • In some translation engines, tags were being included in translations when Include Tags is set to FALSE. This has been fixed.

  • LQA profile is not being saved to projects if the organization has only one workflow step. This has been fixed.

  • Search bar does not support the Autofill Form Data feature. This has been fixed.

v21.2 - February 9, 2021

New Features and Improvements

  • New design of application shell. Header information was moved to left pane.

Fixed Bugs

  • A rejected job did not activate the Linguist's user deactivated account in the previous workflow step. This has been fixed.

  • Linguists are not able to add terms to to a TB from the Editor for Web. This has been fixed.

  • Updating the source changes the target language of the updated job. This has been fixed.

  • Select MT engine per target language is ignored in projects created with Automation widgets. This has been fixed.

  • Vendor's Linguist and PM user were unable to add and view comments in the Editor for Web in certain workflow steps. This has been fixed.

  • Errors are being triggered when using automation widgets with some services. This has been fixed.

  • Fuzzy status is ignored if there are more parameters on the same line when importing PO (gettext). This has been fixed.

v21.1 - January 26, 2021

New Features and Improvements

  • Terms can now be imported into a term base with metadata if the metadata is defined in the account (e.g., client, domain). Metadata must be defined before import.

  • Non-translatable inline elements defined in the HTML filter are no longer case sensitive.

  • Files can now be manually re-imported from online repositories.

Fixed Bugs

  • Rozetta T-3MT cannot process jobs with the < character. This has been fixed.

  • Project status changed webhook is not sent after status is automatically changed. This has been fixed.

v20.26 - January 12, 2021

New Features and Improvements

  • LQA profiles are now available allowing different LQA settings for different customers and content types.

  • Special characters can no longer be used in user names.

Fixed Bugs

  • Slides from some .pptx files were not being imported. This has been fixed.

v20.25 - January 5, 2021

New Features and Improvements

Fixed Bugs

  • Incorrect link in Job Assigned email template. This has been fixed.

  • Continuous job cannot be exported to a target subfolder path in a different branch in a GitHub repository. This has been fixed.

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