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Updates are installed using the TimeWriter Control panel. The Control panel can be started from the file-menu or directly from the folder TimeWriter5\control.

Whats new in the latest TimeWriter Standard



* * * 5.07.001 * * *

* IMPROVED: Budget calculation.

* FIXED: Error when calculating inactive budgets.
* FIXED: Error when calculating budgets with a link to NONE.
* FIXED: Unable to filter in a report for a 'duration as time' greater than 24:00.
* FIXED: Possible error in tariff calculation.
* FIXED: Unable to create a (demo) license when the system user name has special chars (like diacritics).
* FIXED: The height of a time slot (week grid) were not drawn correct.
* FIXED: Unable to find file at startup/create cloud license.
* FIXED: Possibility to get full CPU usage at startup.
* FIXED: Error when changing an order and don't have any debtor ledger(s) yet.
* FIXED: Invoice content was not printed for some fonts.


* * * 5.07.000 * * *

* IMPROVED: Budget calculation.

* NEW: A running instance of TimeWriter can now also pint to the taskbar.
* NEW: Abbreviations of aspects can now have a color, which will be show in de week grid.
* NEW: Order/Invoice status is visible in week grid.
* NEW: Copy report option (in sub menu of extra).
* NEW: Invoiced value to budget grids and reports.
* NEW: Export invoices to Reeleezee.
* NEW: Selection dialog before exporting invoices.
* NEW: Add orders.
* NEW: Copy current week to selected week (week grid, week list and fixed hours list).
* NEW: Invoice reports group; Order and invoice reports.
* NEW: Page number on invoice layout is now optionally.
* NEW: Redirect to https if https should be used.

* FIXED: Last entered data in user field could get lost when you browse to another week in fixed hours list.

* FIXED: Several improvements and minor bugs.


* * * 5.07 * * *




* * * 5.06.004 * * *

* FIXED: Tariff agreements and budgets did not check if aspects are in use.
* FIXED: Textfields in invoice layout were not always printed.
* FIXED: Searching behaviour of comboboxes in webclient.
* FIXED: Groupings where not applied correct when using filters at the reports/exports.


* * * 5.06.003 * * *

* FIXED: Different week numbers in English and Dutch.
* FIXED: Error when opening invoices module when using aspect names with spaces.
* FIXED: RealTime clock was not visible on last day of the week.
* FIXED: Unable to type a value in a numeric field when using an azerty keyboard.

* CHANGED: Windows snapping is now disabeld.
* CHANGED: More space to enter activities
* CHANGED: Some windows where not resizable
* CHANGED: Set focus on first text field at aspects window.

* ADDED: Task 500 (Clean up) delete unused recurring and frequently used tasks now.
* ADDED: When deleting a tariff agreement the name now also gets a prefix 'DELETED'.
* ADDED: Order/Invoice fields to Hours reports.


* * * 5.06.002 * * *

* IMPROVED: Database server roll for local databases.
* FIXED: Error when selecting names containing single quotes with invoice query filters
* FIXED: No result when selecting names containing parentheses with invoice query filters

* NEW: Fix database now also checks on duplicate db_id's.


* * * 5.06.001 * * *

* FIXED: Workweek view in webclient did not show the right days when week begin is set to Sunday.
* FIXED: Sometimes an error occurs on Windows 10 while dragging a frame from one screen to another screen with a different resolution.
* FIXED: Contents of userfield of type text were not saved in certain circumstances.
* FIXED: When using '+' button in fixed hour list the content of the user fields of the previous selected hour booking was overwritten.
* FIXED: Incorrect message about merging hour bookings in fixed hours list.

* NEW: The current day of week will be automatically set when using the '+' button in the fixed hours list. Instead of the first day of the week.



* * * 5.06.000 * * *

* NEW: Invoicing.
* NEW: Print to pdf (report or invoice) now supports a limited set of fonts (instead of one).
* NEW: The setting 'Period blocking' is now a more general setting 'Blocking'.
* NEW: Run report with data access level of other user (A users can select other users where he/she has access to).
* NEW: Show report footer on every page setting at the report options tab.

* FIXED: Export to excel (in gridview module) now also uses correct date formats.
* FIXED: Better error handling on report filter content.

* FIXED: Several improvements and minor bugs.




* * * 5.06 * * *




* * * 5.05.002 * * *

* FIXED: Added period sign to valid chars for loginname
* FIXED: Creation of Employee 'Administrator' is now disabled and can be deleted; Activate Administrator option is removed.
* ADDED: Possibility to download updates via browser if TimeWriter/installer cannot connect to our cloud server.


* * * 5.05.001 * * *

* FIXED: Application did not react on mouse after drag to/from frequently used tasks on Mac OS-X.
* FIXED: possible error: Invalid connection string
* FIXED: Prevent to create an empty database, if it doesnot exist.
* ADDED: Employee login name validation


* * * 5.05.000 * * *

* NEW: Aspect select combobox position now always align with the left side of the combobox.
* NEW: Setup the layout for the text of hourly bookings in the weekgrid (configure in Task and settings, weekgrid (tab view)).
* NEW: Recurring tasks. (Setup weekly recurring tasks).
* NEW: Access report. (it shows which employee has access to who's hours)
* NEW: Leave survey has got an 'All employees' option. Enable this option to see all leave bookings in 1 grid.
* NEW: From now a budget can have a notify percentage above 100%.

* FIXED: Miscalculation of aspect select combobox's dimensions
* FIXED: Hour decimals for default leave / leave rights.
* FIXED: Give Administrator info after importing from older version.
* FIXED: Error after running fix database.
* FIXED: Administrator will be generated twice (at first time start) when system user name is Administrator.
* FIXED: Shortcut setup program did not create shortcuts any more.
* FIXED: Error running task 540.
* FIXED: Error 'Unparseable date' in weekgrid when creating new booking using + (or insert key) in other week than current week.
* FIXED: Totals in grid view did not respect the grid filter.

* FIXED: Several improvements and minor bugs.




* * * 5.05 * * *




* * * 5.04.001 * * *

* FIXED: Issues with administrator account.
* FIXED: Possible error when sending messages over UDP.
* FIXED: Error in database lock algorithm.


* * * 5.04.000 * * *

* NEW: Column filtering in pivot table (grid view).
* NEW: Personal preferences: View settings.
* NEW: Realtime hour booking in weeklist
* NEW: Several tasks: cleanup aspects, swap aspects and merge aspects.
* NEW: Personal preferences: View settings.
* NEW: Define employee as administrator within the application instead of starting twClientAdminStd.

* IMPROVED: Automatic retry when clean directory failes.
* IMPROVED: performance in authorisation and combination grids.
* IMPROVED: startup procedure.

* FIXED: Fix database was unable to remove records with id null
* FIXED: Possible error after selecting a new license file.
* FIXED: Error at content field of report filter, when there is no field selected yet.
* FIXED: Possible error when refreshing in fixed hours list.
* FIXED: Defining 3th quarter at the reports went wrong.

* FIXED: Several improvements and minor bugs.


* * * 5.04 * * *




* * * 5.03.001 * * *

*FIXED: Tab index not found, when you do not use aspects sequential.


* * * 5.03.000 * * *

* NEW: Access to all types of backups (automatic, daily and manual) via the Control panel. Cloud backups are limited to a fixed number of each type.
* NEW: Right-click context menu (cut, copy, paste) for user fields of type character.
* NEW: Now you can select employees who still are allowed to edit hour bookings which are blocked according to the period blocking rule (instead of only Administrators).
* NEW: Validation of TWMobile hours can be done for one or more selected employees instead of all employees at once.
* IMPROVED: Interaction between user fields editor and duration in fixed hours list of new hour bookings.
* IMPROVED: Configure database (in control panel) is improved. Now you can also take over settings from other running TimeWriter within the same network.
* FIXED: Hour bookings show wrong times in webclient in workweek view when they start or ends outside the work week time scale.

* FIXED: several improvements and minor bugs.



* * * 5.03 * * *




* * * 5.02.005 * * *

* IMPROVED: better performance of hours queries due to change in hours-type filter.
* FIXED: Webclient: an hour booking was not shown in the work week view when it started before work time begin and ended after work time end.
* FIXED: unable to validate invalid hour bookings from twMobile.
* FIXED: Reports could not display results when refering to non existing fields (for example: when an aspect was not filled)



* * * 5.02.004 * * *

* FIXED: NoClassDefFoundError:com.jidesoft.plaf.synthetica.SyntheticaSortableTableHeaderUI at startup.
* FIXED: Report query was not always being refreshed.
* FIXED: Report preset filter data were not saved.


* * * 5.02.003 * * *

* FIXED: Wrong check in combination validation.


* * * 5.02.002 * * *

* FIXED: Failed to update from version 5.02.000 to 5.02.001.
* FIXED: Failed to open an archive. No database check was performed.
* ADDED: FixDatabase check for invalid leave types



* * * 5.02.001 * * *

* FIXED: System hangs when navigating to blocked period in fixed hours list when both options "Enable period blocking" and "Blocking does not apply to administrators" are set.
* FIXED: Error at the access conversion when importing old Professional database.
* FIXED: Incorrect validation when saving hour booking.
* FIXED: Error when editing a report preset filter condition.
* FIXED: Socket timeout while synchronizing twMobile app.


* * * 5.02.000 * * *

* NEW: Setup font for reports (global at system settings and at report settings).
* NEW: Set up the hours user field for showing as remark in leave survey and leave reporting.
* NEW: Behavior of decimal point configurable for entering time in fixed hours list.
* NEW: Select first available free timeslot of current day when using "New" button in weekgrid.
* ADDED: Use of Ctrl+ and Ctrl- keys to increase or decrease time settings when entering a booking, without leaving the current field.
* FIXED: Adjust row heights of pivottable when using different font size.
* ADDED: Improvement for handling updates.
* FIXED: In reports prevent setting of GroupBy, Total and New page for fields with options totalize and/or sum.
* ADDED: Disabling of cells in "Fixed hours list" when combinations shown in list are not allowed anymore.
* FIXED: Loss of user field content when changing time slot properties using the arrow keys.
* NEW: Weekly update and backup check.
* NEW: Possibility to authorize employees for all aspects.
* NEW: Possibility to combine aspects for all next aspects.
* NEW: Possibility to setup a tariff agreement which must be applied to hour bookings with no selected aspect.
* NEW: Possibility to setup a budget which must be applied to hour bookings with no selected aspect.
* NEW: Weeklist, this is another view of your weekly hour bookings. Each hour booking has always a fixed hight. This is very usefull if you have many short hour booking.
* NEW: Add frequently used task using drag en drop from the weekgrid or weeklist.
* FIXED: Error when running Fix database on the cloud server.
* FIXED: Unable to send error report when capture screenshot fails.
* CHANGED: Give on the fly created zip files another extension to avoid virus scan check.
* FIXED: Preset 'previous week' at the reports did include the first day of the current week.
* FIXED: Better detection if another instance is running
* NEW: Extra filter options at the reports: 'Contains not' and 'Starts not with'

* FIXED: several improvements and minor bugs.


* * * 5.02 * * *




* * * 5.01.013 * * *

* FIXED: New created Employee's were not available in dual list for hour access.
* ADDED: Check on existence (uniqueness) of budget- and tariffnames.
* FIXED: Leave survey did not show all booked leave hours.
* FIXED: Error when opening the database at the same time as the close datebase on idle method is executed.
* ADDED: Check on valid image types for company logo.
* FIXED: Error when running exports on Mac.
* ADDED: Database fix for error in leave settings when stam item is not in database anymore.
* ADDED: Fix database now also fixes referential integrity issues.


* * * 5.01.012 * * *

* FIXED: Sort sequence differs between general data list and edit timeslot window.
* FIXED: Unable to close the application or switch to another module after getting validation error in fixed hours list and not pressing escape like it was described.
* FIXED: Error when using a filter on a column which is not in the reports field list (webclient).
* FIXED: Error in webclient when there was no value in the combobox where it should be. These comboboxes are now 'read only' (not filterable any more).
* FIXED: Possibilty to loose hour bookings when using desktop client and webclient together.
* FIXED: Groups in reports could appear mulitiple times when using a filter.
* ADDED: Automatically close database on idle.
* FIXED: Optimized automatic calculate budgets: execute calculate budgets only for budget keepers.
* FIXED: Error when saving tariff agreements after refresh data (F5): Attempt to access a closed Database connection.



* * * 5.01.011 * * *

* FIXED: Check for leave type (mandatory) when saving a new or edited leaveright.
* FIXED: Show invalid combinations when editing an existing hour booking.
* NEW: Multiline editor with multiline tooltip for user fields.
* FIXED: Improved database locking algorithm.
* FIXED: Error when recalculating budgets.
* FIXED: Error could not create ZipFileDatabase.zip at startup.
* FIXED: Creating export or gridview: save showdetails setting.
* FIXED: Disable buttons on table fields tab when editing custom reports.
* FIXED: Strange behaviour when using the combobox filter in timeslot window.
* FIXED: Remove spaces in administration no. when synchronizing mobile clients.



* * * 5.01.010 * * *

* FIXED: Renew license failes when license name ends with dot.
* FIXED: Error running reports: Column \"column_name\" must be in the GROUP BY list.


* * * 5.01.009 * * *

* FIXED: Incorrect display of timescale when the weekgrid timeunit was set to 60 minutes (webclient).
* FIXED: Error when login with administrator using a wrong (long) password.
* FIXED: Action 'Take over' did not take over combinations with previouse aspects.
* FIXED: Filter was not applied right in reports when use grouping and print no details.



* * * 5.01.008 * * *

* FIXED: Navigate through fixed hours list using the arrow keys did not update the user field editor part.
* FIXED: Remove UpdateSemaphore file automatic when possible.
* FIXED: Autorecovery on errors enabled.
* FIXED: Possibilty for data corruption.
* FIXED: In the webclient: workdays where displayed right when it must start on monday and end on sunday.
* FIXED: In the webclient: several issues with userfields.
* FIXED: Unnecessary updates due to budget calculations.





* * * 5.01.007 * * *

* ADDED: Detection when connecting to database is not possible: display's add to firewall solution.
* ADDED: lib\Install_TimeWriter_to_Windows_Firewall.exe.
* FIXED: Adminstrators of TimeWriter can overrulle blocked periods and saved tariffs.
* ADDED: Check for existance of leave types with balance when generating leave rights.
* ADDED: Support for .png images for company logo.
* ADDED: Saving folder with selected company logo for future use.
* FIXED: Prevent editing of leave aspect when leave types already exist.


* * * 5.01.006 * * *

* FIXED: Error deleting TW.std.lock file.
* ADDED: Open local directory button in control panel.
* FIXED: Error when run a report with totals as first column
* FIXED: Aspect list becomes empty when you don't use autorisation and you have switched to another employee.
* FIXED: Miscalculation of grouped report field widths.
* ADDED: Disable specific fields in report editor when the report is a custom report.


* * * 5.01.005 * * *

* FIXED: Error in report editor when selecting a fixed filter field and the field was not in the selected field list (Standard).
* ADDED: Workaround for error: could not create ZipFileDatabase.zip at startup (Standard).
* FIXED: Strange behaviour when use 1 setting of use combination and the other not.
* FIXED: When the use combination setting must be applied, it also checks if the aspects are in use or not .
* FIXED: Unknown windows state error when minimize a maximzed window on Mac OS X.


* * * 5.01.004 * * *

* FIXED: Issue converting login settings when importing from an older version (Standard).
* FIXED: Login with temporary login failed when you are not working on the cloud database (Standard).


* * * 5.01.003 * * *

* FIXED: Fields names of user fields were not converted when importing an old version of TimeWriter (Standard).
* FIXED: unable to browse through directories at the company logo settings window(Standard).
* FIXED: issue using custom report in webclient (Standard).


* * * 5.01.002 * * *

* FIXED: Employee week report did not show weeks (Standard).
* FIXED: Old tariffs were not always recalculated when importing an older version of TimeWriter.
* FIXED: Tariffconversion differences report were not generated when importing an older version of TimeWriter (Freeware).
* FIXED: Error during budget conversion when importing an older version of TimeWriter. (Standard)


* * * 5.01.001 * * *

* FiXED: issue with output folder for reports and exports


* * * 5.01.000 * * *

* NEW: First release for TimeWriter V5 Standard

* FIXED: Several bugs and improvements. (Freeware)

* NEW: Synchronize with mobile clients (Andriod/ iOS).
* NEW: Send files to support in case of issues (in ControlPanel).
* NEW: Fix database in case of issues (ControlPanel).



* * * 5.01 * * *



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