8.0 Releases

8.0-rc

Released 29/09/2021

Assets

Release Notes

Enhancements & Bug Fixes

  • SuiteCRM 8 Installer UI added

  • Upgrade functionality implemented

  • Implement Role functionality in SuiteCRM8 List and Record view (including Actions)

  • Implement Role functionality on page navigation

  • Implement Role functionality added to Subpanel action buttons

  • Implement Module Framework for use with the Extension Framework

  • Add Navbar extensions to the Extension Framework

  • Add extension support for chart widgets to the Extension Framework

  • Add extension support for sidebar widgets to the Extension Framework

  • Add field logic extensions to the Extension Framework

  • Add Currency Field Implementation

  • Add widget reload on related Sub-panels

  • Fix enum default values

  • Fix Converting Leads - Links no longer point to legacy when opened in a new tab/window

  • Fix Hitting enter while adding a new tab on the homescreen will create the new tab.

  • Fix Column selector now able to move items when scrolled to the bottom

  • Fix Email Line items to automatically select the first row as primary

  • Fix Products/ Services Subpanel Insights Implemented

  • Fix Import action link updated

Styling

  • Fix History Timeline Colour Updated

  • Fix Action Drop-down Arrow Alignment On Homepage

  • Fix Date Calendar Icon Colour On Legacy Pages

  • History Subpanel Minor Styling Changes

  • Fix Cases Thread Text Wrap Added

  • Fix Email Action DropDown Styling

  • Quotes & Invoices Faint Line Removed From Line Items

  • Fix Mobile Homepage Styling Minor Styling Changes

  • Fix Mobile Password Management Page Styling Updated

  • Fix Security Group Styling Updated

  • Fix Email Checkbox Alignment Fixed

  • Fix Admin Modules label Font Updated

  • Fix Convert Lead Styling Updated

  • Fix Admin Release Page Updated

  • Fix OAUTH2 Clients and tokens Page Updated

Known Issues

  • Install process may occasionally fail which would require the user to press 'proceed' again for the process to succeed

  • Edit button from some module subpanels does not redirect correctly

  • "Select" button disappears when a record is linked on legacy Detail View, requiring a refresh to display as expected

  • The Calendar Popup doesn’t load the Meeting/Call modules

  • Unable to import Email records to the History Subpanel for various modules

  • Clicking on the Theme Name in Admin→Themes will take you to a blank page

  • If you select a 'Main Group' condition within Reports you cannot minimise any groups

  • Create action on subpanels still present even if roles suggest it shouldn’t

  • Cannot Navigate Via Mobile/Tablet Navbar

  • The keyboard disappears on some mobile devices

  • Assigned User field doesn’t populate on filter fields

  • Issues with some Link functionality for subpanels on specific modules

  • Records are not being related to the Parent for some modules

  • Non-admin user cant edit email templates

  • Targets module Date Created and Date Modified fields show Created By and Modified By values

  • Users cannot edit the “Body” field in the Knowledge Base module

  • Email Line Items can be saved with no email address even when required for some modules such as Users

  • Due Date field does not populate for meetings in Activities/History subpanel

  • You are unable to enable 2 Factor Authentication, ticking the box in profile does not save and is reset upon leaving page.

  • History Subpanel on some Modules won’t show the imported Email on the Suite8 view

  • Long Module names push navbar along when selected

  • Security Groups Module doesn’t have an "Overview" tab label

  • Validation styling appears incorrect for Security Groups and Roles

  • Line item fields Remove button requires updated styling

  • Email line items labels should be shown for each row at lower resolutions

  • Report Subpanel’s require restyling

Community

We would love to have you feedback and input to help make SuiteCRM 8 Great for everyone.

SuiteCRM 8 is still in active development and all current releases are not yet production ready, so be sure to check the Release Notes and list of Known Issues before getting involved.

If you have found an issue you think we should know about, or have a suggestion/feedback, please Submit An Issue.

If you want to get involved or submit a Fix, fork the repo and when ready please Submit An PR - More detail for developers can be found here.

Please visit the official website to find the appropriate upgrade package.

To report any security issues please follow our Security Process and send them directly to us via email security@suitecrm.com


8.0-beta-3

Released 19/08/2021

Assets

We would recommend downloading the pre-built package(s) from SuiteCRM-8.0.0-beta.3.zip (zip) which contains the SuiteCRM instance with pre-built and downloaded requirements. Below are the zips of the raw source code.

Release Notes

Enhancements

  • Ranged Search Options Added to Dates on Filters

  • Email Addresses Added As Line Items

  • History Timeline Implemented Based on Real Record Data

  • Print as PDF Functionality Added To List and RecordView

  • Change Log Functionality Added To The RecordView

  • Mass Update Functionality Added To ListView

  • Angular 12 Upgrade

  • DateTimeCombo Field Added

  • Find Duplicate Functionality Added To RecordView

  • Bulk Delete Confirmation Message Added

Styling List

  • Email Line Item Styling

  • Display Module & Subpanel Page Styling Updated

  • Rename Module Page Styling Updated

  • Security Suite Settings Page Styling Updated

  • Help Icon Styling Updated

  • Hover-over Colour Fixed on Buttons on Various Pages

  • Security Groups Create/Edit View Page Styling Updated

  • Theme Page Styling Updated

  • Language Page Styling Updated

  • Diagnostic Page Styling Updated

  • Activity Streams Page Styling Updated

  • Dashlets styling On Desktop And On Mobile View Updated

  • Homepage - Add Tab & Edit Tab Styling Updated

  • Field Outline Colour Updated

  • Email Settings Page Styling Updated

  • Currencies Page Styling Updated

  • Password Management Page (+ Create and Edit View) Updated

  • Role Create View Styling Updated

  • Locale Page Styling Updated

  • Business Hours Page Styling Updated

  • AOS Settings Page Styling Updated

Missing Features:

  • Missing Currency dropdown from RecordView

  • No email preference integration to use inbuilt email client

  • Between Filter not showing for any non-date fields

  • No front-end install or upgrade process

  • Roles not currently fully featured in SuiteCRM8 front-end

Feature Issues:

  • Adding fields via studio can cause errors

  • Products & Services Subpanel Insight does not operate as expected

  • "Select" button disappears when a record is linked on legacy Detail View, requiring a refresh to display as expected

  • The Calendar Popup doesn’t load the Meeting/Call modules

  • Unable to import Email records to the History Subpanel for various modules

  • Tasks Top Widget shows ': -' when task is completed

  • Clicking on the Theme Name in Admin→Themes will take you to a blank page

  • If you select a 'Main Group' condition within Reports you cannot minimise any groups

Styling Issues:

  • Long Module names push navbar along when selected

  • Security Groups Module doesn’t have an "Overview" tab label

  • The Email actions button is using a mix of old and new styling

  • Case Updates do not wrap when long

  • The Products Editview Save/Cancel buttons do not match SuiteCRM8 styling

  • Validation styling appears incorrect for Security Groups and Roles

  • Password Management screen layout issues at low resolutions

  • Password Management minor styling issues

  • Homepage minor layout issues at low resolutions

  • Line item fields (workflow, quotes & invoices) require further styling adjustments

  • Clicking on the Edit icon on the ListView of Security Groups shows broken Save And Continue option as well as hidden buttons below (Only shows when there are multiple Security Groups in the CRM)

  • Several buttons require additional hover over colours

  • Text highlight colour inconsistent between some pages

  • Email line items checkboxes slightly misaligned and some minor layout issues

  • Email line items labels should be shown for each row at lower resolutions

  • Legacy date fields (Meetings, Calls etc) and calendar overlap.

  • Report Subpanel’s require restyling.

Community

We would love to have you feedback and input to help make SuiteCRM 8 Great for everyone.

SuiteCRM 8 is still in active development and all current releases are not yet production ready, so be sure to check the Release Notes and list of Known Issues before getting involved.

If you have found an issue you think we should know about, or have a suggestion/feedback, please Submit An Issue.

If you want to get involved or submit a Fix, fork the repo and when ready please Submit An PR - More detail for developers can be found here.

Please visit the official website to find the appropriate upgrade package.

To report any security issues please follow our Security Process and send them directly to us via email security@suitecrm.com


8.0-beta-2

Released 20/05/2021

Assets

We would recommend to download the pre-built package(s) from SuiteCRM-8.0.0-beta.2.zip (zip) which contains the SuiteCRM instance with pre-built and downloaded requirements. Below are the zips of the raw source code.

Release Notes

Enhancements

  • Case Threads Insight implemented into the Cases RecordView.

  • Column Selector implemented allowing users to customise which fields are shown on the ListView.

  • Link buttons added to the Subpanel actions, allowing users to select which records to relate.

  • Unlink buttons added to the Subpanel records, allowing users to remove the relationship for the selected record.

  • Filter Panel enhanced to include options to save a filter and to set an sort order and direction.

  • Filter Panel enhanced to include options to edit or delete a saved filter.

  • Relate Fields and relate popup implemented into the Filter Panel

  • Subpanels enhanced to store open/closed preferences for the session.

  • Charts enhanced to update in real time when a record is deleted.

  • DateTime fields implemented.

  • DynamicEnum fields implemented.

  • History Subpanel Insight enhanced to consider time and date when showing latest touch point.

  • Assigned User field issue fixed and will allow for changes to assigned user.

  • Convert Lead page redesigned to match the SuiteCRM8 theme.

  • User Profile page redesigned to match the SuiteCRM8 theme.

  • Inbound Email page redesigned to match the SuiteCRM8 theme.

  • Salutation field alignment and width dynamically adjusted on Edit Mode.

  • Minor styling enhancements to the Home Screen, Navigation Bar, RecordView and Legacy Subpanels.

  • Homepage enhanced for mobile and tablet views.

  • Insights enhanced for mobile and tablet views.

  • ListView enhanced for mobile and tablet views.

Known Missing Features

  • Several field types are still to be implemented.

  • Popup warnings on delete (bulk and single record) to be implemented.

  • Full implementation of Extension Framework.

  • Photos insight for Leads and Contacts to be fully implemented.

  • History Timeline insight to be fully implemented.

  • Mass Update functionality to be fully implemented.

  • Missing 'between' functionality for Date fields on ListView filters.

  • Missing RecordView actions such as Print as PDF, View Changelog.

  • Missing ListView bulk actions such as Add to Target List, Print as PDF, Email.

  • RecordView navigation buttons to be added.

  • Column Selector functionality is not stored locally and reset on refresh.

  • Dashlets columns alignment issues on mobile and tablet views.

  • Navigation via the navbar in mobile and tablet views will not route to the module ListView.

  • Convert Lead page datetime picker uses legacy styling.

  • Convert Lead page redirects point to legacy views.

  • Some minor styling changes required for Inbound Emails, such as pagination buttons.

  • The Relate Field Popup is currently limited to allowing you to link one record at a time.

  • Roles are not currently factored into Subpanel actions.

  • Insight charts are not translated.

  • Subpanel “Select which subpanels to view” panel is not translated.

  • Top widget labels are not translated.

  • My Closed Opportunities and Top Campaigns Widgets styling is misaligned.

Community

We would love to have you feedback and input to help make SuiteCRM 8 Great for everyone.

SuiteCRM 8 is still in active development and all current releases are not yet production ready, so be sure to check the Release Notes and list of Known Issues before getting involved.

If you have found an issue you think we should know about, or have a suggestion/feedback, please Submit An Issue.

If you want to get involved or submit a Fix, fork the repo and when ready please Submit An PR - More detail for developers can be found here.

Please visit the official website to find the appropriate upgrade package.

To report any security issues please follow our Security Process and send them directly to us via email security@suitecrm.com


8.0-beta

Released 01/04/2021

Release Notes

Enhancements

  • Leads, Opportunities and Accounts ListView charts enhanced to be based on selected ListView data.

  • Field Validation: Including both record level (required fields) and field level (based on the type of field) validation for both the RecordView and also the Filter on ListView.

  • Additional boolean and enum fields implemented.

  • Invoices, Quotes, Contracts and Campaigns given specific Subpanel Insight statistics.

  • Generic Insight statistic implemented.

  • Popups have been designed and implemented in Angular front-end.

  • Relate fields designed and implemented including additional popup with search filters, datatable and selecting a record functionality.

  • Filter information stored in session variables so any active filter is still applied on refresh while the session is still active.

  • Extension Framework - backend implemented to allow extension of core, dataprovider and configuration.

  • Extension Framework - frontend base implementation using Dynamic Module Federation to allow extension of services, components and routing.

  • Subpanel insights redesigned including container.

  • Subpanel insights enhanced to include tooltips.

  • Subpanel insights enhanced to allow comparisons with total values (used in Invoices and Cases).

  • Performance enhancment to run Insights statistics on batch calls.

  • Legacy EditView design updated to be consistent with Suite8 RecordView.

  • Group fields implemented such as Address and Full Name fields.

  • Frontend upgraded to run on Angular 11.

  • General design enhancements to the Login, Navbars and Views.

  • Homepage designed to match Suite8 theme.

  • Read Only fields implemented.

  • Threads Insight added to Cases - currently displaying demo information.

  • Photo Insight added to Leads and Contacts - currently displaying demo information.

  • Base Installation script added to allow for easy install.

  • Checkboxes redesigned.

  • Date fields implemented including time picker (ng-boostrap).

  • Text Area fields added to Edit mode of the RecordView.

  • Legacy enhanced to be translated to the selected language.

  • Convert a Lead functionality added to the Leads module.

  • CreateView implemented based on RecordView.

Bug Fixes

  • Unable to navigate to the password reset screen through Forgot Password option.

  • Some buttons appear as duplicates due to removal of module name from the button label (for example, Import on Quotes and New in Roles).

  • CreateView contains the Date Created and Date Modified fields.

  • Some Non-standard Legacy DetailViews require additional styling.

  • Products and Service subpanel insight does not function.

  • Security groups subpanel insight does not function.

  • Relate fields have not been fully implemented on ListView filters.

  • Parent relate fields have not been fully implemented.

  • Currency conversion issues between subpanel values and RecordView values.

  • Some fields that are hidden from the Legacy EditView are still shown in RecordView Edit Mode.

  • Inline edit buttons are visible on ReadOnly fields although they are not functional.

  • Some minor spacing inconsistencies between Create and RecordViews.

  • The Assign To field does not save an updated values.

  • History Insight updates based on day and not time specifically.

  • Due Date field does not populate for Meetings on the History and Activities subpanels.

Known Missing Features

  • Several field types are still to be implemented.

  • Popup warnings on delete (bulk and single record) to be implemented.

  • Full implementation of Extension Framework.

  • Subpanel open status to be saved to session.

  • Case Updates/Threads Insight to be fully implemented.

  • Photos insight for Leads and Contacts to be fully implemented.

  • History Timeline insight to be fully implemented.

  • Column Selector to be fully implemented.

  • Mass Update functionalty to be fully implemented.

  • Relate Fields to be implemented on ListView filters.

  • Missing 'between' functionality for Date fields on ListView filters.

  • Missing RecordView actions such as Print as PDF, View Changelog.

  • Missing ListView bulk actions such as Add to Target List, Print as PDF, Email.

  • RecordView navigation buttons to be added.

  • Additional Subpanel buttons to be added such as removing the relationship and custom buttons.

Community

We would love to have you feedback and input to help make SuiteCRM 8 Great for everyone.

SuiteCRM 8 is still in active development and all current releases are not yet production ready, so be sure to check the Release Notes and list of Known Issues before getting involved.

If you have found an issue you think we should know about, or have a suggestion/feedback, please Submit An Issue.

If you want to get involved or submit a Fix, fork the repo and when ready please Submit An PR - More detail for developers will be coming soon so stay tuned.

Please visit the official website to find the appropriate upgrade package.

To report any security issues please follow our Security Process and send them directly to us via email security@suitecrm.com


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