OpenLearning Release Logs (October)

This post summarises our latest release logs on the OpenLearning platform.

#Features

  • Improved certificate re-issue flow to allow for certificates changes to reflect in real-time mid-course

  • Exports of completion summary is now available for pages, widgets or modules within courses

  • New vertical space widget with 16x height that can be used as a white space padding

  • UI improvements for feed to improve intuitiveness when it comes to timing indicated by a useful thumbnail

  • Institutions page updated with a call to action to our pricing page and removal of Featured Institutions heading

  • UI improvements on Exports includes updates to Exports icon, capitalisation of words in dropdown and redirections to top of page scroll usability  issue

  • New API to fetch the count of widgets in a course

  • New feed UI improvements to intuitively display the number of comments per post

  • New banner to click through for our social learning conference in November

  • New link in footer for more details to our social learning conference

  • New ability to allow Course Administrators to link landing pages to default cohort explicitly

  • New feed for all new courses created from this day forward

  • Fixed Content editor from disappearing and being non-responsive to user clicks

  • New Course Set up Checklist with link to new webinar landing page

  • New field for Courses to make way for sorting and filtering in the near future

#Known Issues

  • Fixed Exports data showing unicode chars within data fields in csv file

  • Fixed the missing broken I\institutions logo and teacher signature image on certificates

  • Fixed Assessment designs of reports list to show all reports regardless of cohorts

  • Fixed the student counts so they are the same now across the Course landing page, Institution Course listing and Administer Student Page

  • Removed MathJAX loading popup from appearing everywhere

  • Fixed errors caused during the exporting of surveys due to zero value data entries

  • Fixed uploading of videos and webcam recording as it was stalling during finalisation phase

  • Fixed Youtube closed caption as option button was unavailable to switch on subtitles

  • Improved certificate re-issue flow to allow for certificates changes to reflect in real-time mid-course

  • Exports of completion summary is now available for pages, widgets or modules within courses

  • New vertical space widget with 16x height that can be used as a white space padding

  • UI improvements for feed to improve intuitiveness when it comes to timing indicated by a useful thumbnail

  • Institutions page updated with a call to action to our pricing page and removal of Featured Institutions heading

  • Fixed by touching up on some information on the pricing page

  • Fixed text with $ symbol is rendering incorrectly due to MathJax rendering in our rich text widget

  • Fixed issue with exports of surveys failing for one survey in particular

  • Fixed edit mode allowing content to be updated by content creators

  • Fixed progress calculation as compete when correct was not registering in the system collection found in mongo log

  • Fixed logins via Guokr and Youtube sign-ins

  • Fixed VideoWidget video uploads being stuck in the finalising stage

  • Fixed Richtextwidget to support anchor tags to be used for referencing

  • Fixed and cleared the Javascript errors appearing in the whitespace widget console

  • Fixed the hot module reloading broken issue

  • Fixed the sticky UI “Offline” ribbon showing as a red vertical line outside of page table blockpage modal not showing focus pages

  • Replaced pie chart component as the display was not showing correctly with partial completion

  • Fixed re-exporting date issue so now clicking Run-Export will refresh new run date with re-exporting

If you find new issues or would like to file a bug report found on the platform, please let us know by sending an email to support@openlearning.com. Our Help page is also readily available to help point you to additional tools and resources.

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