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Release History

General New Features:

  • ProcessRobot now supports Microsoft Edge for Web Automation.

New Actions:

  • Action "Launch New Edge browser" has been added.

Corrections and Improvements:

  • Processes that include sensitive data Actions now require an encryption password during export.

  • Web-related Actions have been enhanced with the option to accept untrusted certificates.

  • Password retrieval no longer supports the "via command line" option for Autologin and Email and Exchange Monitor Triggers.

  • Issue with remote control to Solobots on machines that do not belong to the Active Directory has been resolved.

  • Issue with the "Find" button in Control Desk when a Process is in Review or Production has been resolved.

  • Processes now start properly when switching networks.

  • Schedules used to show the next scheduled run as "N/A" for February 29 on a leap year.

  • Issue with "Close Window" Action that could not find Window has been resolved.

  • "Attachment not found" exception in the "Send Exchange Email Message" Action now is properly handled.

  • License Utilization used to display information for invalidated license files.

  • Issue with Process migration from WinAutomation to ProcessRobot has been fixed.

  • Saving a Process as in the Process Designer now works properly.

  • Resetting a Custom User's password after it has expired now works properly.

  • A message to reset custom User's expired password now appears when logging into the Dashboard Designer and the Dashboard Viewer.

  • Queued Processes used to terminate when updating Solobot's Properties.

  • "Move Window" Action now works properly with Maximized Internet Explorer after resizing.

  • Inconsistencies with the Focus Window Action have been resolved.

  • Variables of Null Value type used to affect the external variables of a Process.

  • Issue when "Clear Cache" and/or "Cookies" is checked in "Launch New Firefox" Action has been resolved.

  • Issue when stopping a Process containing Active Directory or Ancora Actions has been resolved.

  • Non-admin Users now can run Processes from the Web Console.

  • Issue with some Logs being neglected in the Audit tab of a non-admin Control Desk has now been resolved.

  • Logging in multiple Sidebots on the same machine with custom authentication now works properly.

  • Existing Micro Focus session profiles now can be used by multiple users at the same time.

  • The authentication issue when TLS 1.0 is disabled has now been resolved.

  • Java controls now work properly when Java is installed in German.

  • The issue with the Run Application Action when the Region Format is set to Turkish has been resolved.

  • Fixed issue with DPI for SAP.

Corrections and Improvements

  • Azure AD User credentials can now be used in Autologin.

  • Corrected Permissions’ behavior regarding Triggers and Schedules.

  • Administrator Users who are also assigned other roles can now access Process Folders normally.

  • Executing a Process on Robots during logout no longer causes execution issues.

  • Password renewal after expiration now works as expected.

  • Improved behavior of “Remember Me” option during login.

  • Transactional Queues now properly handle Process errors.

  • Transactional Queues no longer refresh automatically.

  • The “Assigned To” Column in the Robots Tab now displays the correct information when a SoloBot is assigned to a Custom User.

  • Deleting the “Uncommitted Changes” version of a Process no longer causes further complications.

  • Process Version comparison no longer encounters errors in certain Actions.

  • “Get exported data from Ancora” Action now functions as expected.

  • “Extract Text with OCR” Action now releases the relevant file after completion.

  • Exception Handling for the “Wait for Window” and “Wait for Window Content” Actions now works as intended.

  • Emails containing attachments with no “Content-Disposition: attachment” header are now recognized.

  • Additional details added to “Exception” type Variables.

  • Issue with Schedulers in case of incorrect password is now fixed.

  • The “Connect to CaptureFast Account” Action now produces an error when incorrect credentials are used.

  • The “Authentication File” property in the “Create Azure Session” Action is no longer protected.

  • Added missing tooltip in the “Describe Amazon EBS Snapshots” Action.

  • “More Info” buttons in Amazon, Ancora, and Azure Actions now redirect to the appropriate Help File entries.

  • “Wait for Window” Action no longer increases RAM consumption.

  • Improved performance of “Close Window” Action.

  • The installation file which includes the SQL Express installation now works properly.

  • Large values are now accepted in the “User passwords expire after:” field in the Control Desk Settings.

  • VMware Horizon no longer negatively impacts ProcessRobot operations.

  • Windows ESU no longer interferes with ProcessRobot.

  • February 29 on leap years is now displayed correctly in the Schedules Tab.

  • Recurring Schedules now function properly when their assigned starting point is set to a past date and time.

  • Users from multiple Active Directory servers are now displayed correctly.

  • Improved performance of Process Studio.

  • Improved performance for Web Automation using Mozilla Firefox (new Web Extension version 1.0.0.17).

General New Features

  • Users may be assigned Multiple Roles simultaneously; the resulting User permissions are the sum of all the assigned roles’ “Allow” permissions.

  • Multiple Active Directory Users may be imported and updated in ProcessRobot through Active Directory Groups.

  • Triggers can now be configured to retry after encountering an error.

Control Desk

  • Process Folders with custom Security options are now visible to roles with “Allow” permissions.

  • Search bar added to most Settings subtabs in the Control Desk Settings tab.

New Actions

  • “Active Directory” group of Actions allows direct interaction with Windows Active Directory.

  • “Ancora” group of Actions provides integration with the ancoraDocs document analysis and processing software.

  • “AWS” Group of Actions directly integrates with cloud environments in the Amazon Web Services platform.

  • “Azure” group of Actions allows Users to directly automate cloud environments in the Azure platform.

Corrections and Improvements

  • Improved the way multiple License files are handled in a single ProcessRobot installation.

  • Changing a User Password when the “Remember Me” option is enabled no longer produces error messages.

  • “Logout after Process completion” option no longer affects all Robots in a BotStack.

  • The Sidebot window no longer opens when a BotStack Solobot attempts to login.

  • SoloBots are no longer stuck in a “Waiting For Login” state when the previous RDP session had been disconnected.

  • Intensive use of Queues no longer causes issues with SQL Server.

  • Silent installation consisting of only one Robot now works as intended.

  • Updating to the latest Version no longer fails when there are SoloBots which are not assigned to a machine.

  • File Monitor Filter now recognizes regex related symbols, such as ~$, as simple characters.

  • Checker Process no longer runs twice when the Robot is disconnected during the execution of the Maker Process.

  • Logging out from Windows no longer causes queued Processes to fail.

  • An appropriate entry is added to the Audit logs when a Schedule fires and its Execution Target is not available.

  • Macro Recorder now uses the “Populate Text Field in Window” Action where appropriate.

  • All information is now properly logged by the "Log Message" Action on SoloBots.

  • Custom User Actions no longer crash when running under a different ProcessRobot Server.

  • Deleting a Process after discarding it from Production no longer prevents the parent folder from being deleted.

  • License Utilization in the Home tab of the Control Desk now displays the correct number of licenses.

  • The status of Queue Items of Processes is now updated as expected.

  • Warning logs created by BotStack are now generated correctly.

  • Improved stability of the Automation Browser.

  • Performance of SAP automation improved.

  • Decryption of an encrypted Variable no longer produces empty spaces in the end result.

  • Pager elements now work properly during Web Extraction.

  • The Timeout option in the Upload Document to CaptureFast Action now works as expected.

  • Extracting text from PDF files now works as intended.

  • Exception Handling in “Launch New Internet Explorer” Action now functions as expected.

  • Regions and Comments are now allowed in Switch blocks.

  • Exporting reports from Dashboard Viewer is now possible.

Corrections and Improvements

  • Performing simultaneous login in multiple Sidebots on the same machine with custom authentication now works properly.

  • Processes now start properly when switching networks.

  • Fixed issue with DPI for SAP.

  • Java controls now work properly when Java is installed in German.

  • "Retrieve Exchange Email Messages" Action now works properly with the Drafts Exchange folder.

  • "Attachment not found" exception in the "Send Exchange Email Message" Action now is properly handled.

  • Existing Micro Focus session profiles now can be used by multiple users at the same time.

  • Issue with the "Find" button in Control Desk when a Process is in Review or Production has been resolved.

Added

  • Users may be assigned Multiple Roles simultaneously; the resulting User permissions are the sum of all the assigned roles’ “Allow” permissions.

  • Multiple Active Directory Users may be imported and updated in ProcessRobot through Active Directory Groups.

  • Process Folders with custom Security options are now visible to roles with “Allow” permissions.

  • Triggers can now be configured to retry after encountering an error.

  • Search bar added to most Settings subtabs in the Control Desk Settings tab.

Corrections and Improvements

  • Improved the way multiple License files are handled in a single ProcessRobot installation.

  • Changing a User Password when the “Remember Me” option is enabled no longer produces error messages.

  • “Logout after Process completion” option no longer affects all Robots in a BotStack.

  • SoloBots are no longer stuck in a “Waiting For Login” state when the previous RDP session had been disconnected.

  • Silent installation consisting of only one Robot now works as intended.

  • Issue with Schedulers in case of incorrect password is now fixed.

  • Updating to the latest Version no longer fails when there are SoloBots which are not assigned to a machine.

  • Checker Process no longer runs twice when the Robot is disconnected during the execution of the Maker Process.

  • Logging out from Windows no longer causes queued Processes to fail.

  • An appropriate entry is added to the Audit logs when a Schedule fires and its Execution Target is not available.

  • All information is now properly logged by the "Log Message" Action on SoloBots.

  • Custom User Actions no longer crash when running under a different ProcessRobot Server.

  • Deleting a Process after discarding it from Production no longer prevents the parent folder from being deleted.

  • License Utilization in the Home tab of the Control Desk now displays the correct number of licenses.

  • The status of Queue Items of Processes is now updated as expected.

  • Warning logs created by BotStack are now generated correctly.

  • Improved stability of the Automation Browser.

  • Decryption of an encrypted Variable no longer produces empty spaces in the end result.

  • Pager elements now work properly during Web Extraction.

  • Extracting text from PDF files now works as intended.

  • Exception Handling in “Launch New Internet Explorer” Action now functions as expected.

  • Regions and Comments are now allowed in Switch blocks.

  • Exporting reports from Dashboard Viewer is now possible.

Added

  • Process Studio users now get notified in the event of a connection issue with the server.

  • New field in the Control Desk Settings tab for the installation name along with its unique installation ID.

Corrections and Improvements

  • Improvement in synchronization between the video log and the process actions playback.

  • Processes randomly crashing due to Capturefast  actions on robots has been fixed.

  • Issue with queued processes remaining in the queue after a Solobot restart has been fixed.

  • Issue with recurring schedules occasionally stopping to initiate a process has been resolved.

  • ABBYY actions have been updated to work with version 12.

  • Monitor tab now shows events of the last 2 hours.

  • Concurrency Policy affecting authentication on Sidebots has been corrected.

  • Issue where multiple Sidebot sessions on one workstation used to affect one another has been fixed.

General New Features

  • New Triggers added: Exchange Email Monitor, Database Monitor, Performance Counter

  • Custom User and Machine Authentication is now supported

  • It is now possible to host multiple SoloBots on a single machine

  • A single installation file is used for all ProcessRobot components

Process Designer

  • Added the option to remove all breakpoints in a Process

  • Controls in the Controls Repository can now be sorted

New Actions

  • "Cryptography" group of Actions enables the encrypting, decrypting and hashing of data and files

  • "CaptureFast" group of Actions provides integration with the cloud-based data capturing platform

  • "CyberArk" group of Actions offers integration with the CyberArk secure password vault platform

  • "Enate" group of Actions provides integration with the Enate service orchestration platform

Corrections and Improvements

  • Credentials in the Credential Manager can now be assigned different values based on the Process Lifecycle

  • Security options regarding User permissions added to Credentials in the Credential Manager, User Libraries folders and Dashboards

  • Recurring Schedules can be assigned a Start and Expiration date & time

  • Added options for managing Process Versions in Version History

  • Corrected sorting by Timestamp in Process Version History

  • File Monitor Trigger no longer displays errors when deployed to SideBots

  • Improved capturing and use of Pager elements in Google Chrome

  • The Table Extraction Preview no longer omits the first row when an entire HTML Table is extracted

  • Using NT Credentials during SoloBot Autologin no longer produces errors

  • Actions inside a Switch block now correctly display an error message when not in a Case block

  • Renaming previously undefined variables no longer causes an error

  • The "Retrieve Emails" Action can now be configured to only retrieve Read emails

  • Simultaneously importing multiple Licenses no longer causes an error

  • The "Include Subfolders" option when synchronizing files on SFTP Servers now works as expected

  • SoloBots can now use another User's credentials to execute a Process without errors

  • HTTP PATCH Method added to "Invoke Web Service" Action

  • Information window no longer pops up when the cursor does not hover over the ProcessRobot tray icon

  • Improved performance in workstations where Java is not installed

  • Using the same Function name in a User Library and a Process that uses it no longer produces an error

  • "Occurrence" property added to the "Move Mouse to Image" Action

  • "Find Usages" in the Process Designer is no longer case sensitive

  • Improvements in UI and Web Automation

  • Selector Builder can now be maximized

  • Improved SAP Controls

  • Improved performance in deleting large Processes and Folders

General New Features

  • Remote SoloBot Access with View and/or Take Control permissions

  • Video capturing upon exception on a Production Solobot, which can be replayed side by side with the Process Designer as if it was executing in Debug mode

  • Version comparison Tool, for comparing two different versions of the same process. Comparison takes place on the Code, on Controls and Images

  • Introducing New Exchange Email actions

  • Introducing ABBYY FlexiCapture for unstructured data support and ABBYY FineReader for OCR

  • Upon completing the installation, the Connection String file gets encrypted to prevent unauthorized access