Release Notes - April 23, 2019

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The deployment on April 23, 2019 included the following new features, updates, and bug fixes on https://kf.kobotoolbox.org. The same code will be subsequently deployed to https://kobo.humanitarianresponse.info in the coming weeks.

A complete and detailed list of updates since the last release can be found here.

New Features

  • CORS is now configurable in the Django admin interface, for those administering their own instances of KoBoToolbox

Key Improvements

  • Simplified KoBoCAT user deletion process #2235

  • Updated Pyxform to 0.13.1. #2236 | pyxform release

  • ‘My Library’ now shows counts for questions and blocks in addition to counting collections #2221

  • Note question types to show read_only as a visible property #2202

  • Group labels are now editable in the formbuilder #2199

  • Upgraded Python dependencies #197

  • Support added for location in audit feature #253

  • Support for excel workbook with macro enabled #252

  • Allow the deletion of validation status, both single and multiple at once #525

  • Allow CSV format from detail API endpoint #505

  • Replaced safe filter with URLencode filter in BriefCase API template #506

Bug Fixes

  • Removed excessive white space from Settings page, putting archive and delete buttons back in view #2238

  • On the UNHCR server, uploading a new xlsform, then replacing the form twice before deploying caused a Server 500 error #2205

  • Scroll error when using form builder with large groups in Firefox #2226

  • Validation status corrections #2196

  • Map was not being shown after leaving map view to view another page and then returning to the Map #2212

  • Celery upgrade fixes stuck exports issue #2178

  • Multiple appearance values are now supported with table-list #61

  • UnicodeEncodeError when uploading non-ASCII attachment filenames #547

  • Occurrences of duplicate submissions when using the BriefCase API #512

  • Thumbnails are not created properly and they could be saved with wrong file extension #540 #528

  • Not possible to edit submissions in eneketo when using KoBoCAT in debug mode #537

  • Attachment images are broken in KPI gallery #538

  • S3 attachment redirect does not require authentication #502

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