Date available on Pearson VUE Hosted Server: June 22, 2017
Potential date available for Remote Deployment Installations: July 7, 2017
There is usually a slight delay of releases for remote deployment installations while code is compiled and packaged into an installer package.
There are no changes to import files in this release.
This list is a summary of planned changes for the release and the final list of changes included may be different. Please check back after the release date for the complete list of changes included.
Please be sure to review the Known Issues page to see a list of any continuing defects seen in the application HERE.
Updates and New Features
|When does this happen?||Outcome|
Examine Question/ Write Question/Modify Question
|Item Writer/Item Reviewer||Add info message to Drag and Drop/Point and Click questions (Write/Modify/Examine).||Examining, Writing or Modifying Questions.||A non-dismissable information message that states "Per the current project configuration, this question type is using numeric labels in the format (1, 2, 3, 4) instead of alphabetic (A, B, C, D) where A is 1, B is 2, C is 3, D is 4, etc."||Enhancement|
|Review Questions/ Validate Questions||Item Reviewer/Validator||Add info message to Drag and Drop/Point and Click questions (Review/Validate).||Reviewing or validating questions.||A non-dismissable information message that states "Per the current project configuration, this question type is using numeric labels in the format (1, 2, 3, 4) instead of alphabetic (A, B, C, D) where A is 1, B is 2, C is 3, D is 4, etc."||Enhancement|
|Manage > Settings > Configuration > Questions||Project Manager||Remove text on project configuration page.||As a Project Manager, the removal of misleading text on the project settings page should be removed.||"Changes will affect new questions only" text has been removed from the question configurations page.||Enhancement|
|Build QTI Package/Create Exam Form > Delivery Template||Managers||Ability to reference object banks from a section only, that are called from another form during delivery.||When I'm building a QTI package (via Create Exam Form > Build QTI Package OR Create Exam Form > DT Templates).||Enhancement|
|Various||Managers||Session utilization for Exam Locking.||1st and 2nd stage validation warning message appears when a user potentially overwrites another user's changes..||Improves performance when editing Exams, adding content to Exams and Sections.||Enhancement|
|Manage > Project Bank > Retrieve Questions > Generate Report > Custom Report > Set my own configuration||Managers||Generate statistics in custom report containing option stats - Option statistics that exist after option "D" or option "4" based on configuration setting for Questions are not included in the report.||Running a Custom Report with the "Set my own configuration" option with Statistics selected for data to export based on the Analysis Group and Analysis Set selected.||Custom report includes statistic for options greater that option "D" or option "4" based on configuration setting for questions to be alphabetic or numeric.||Update|
|Manage > Import > Questions MathML||Managers/User with Manage Import permissions||Not able to import MathML.|
Attempting to import MathML, an exception error occurs:
"Length cannot be less than zero. Parameter name: length"
|Questions containing MathML can be exported and reimported successfully without exception error.||Fix|
|Import > Statistics||Managers||Replacing analysis sets does not retain date order||Download an existing Analysis Set (not the latest) in a project and reimporting in a statistics template utilizing the "Replace" functionality. Analysis Set appears at the end of the list, thus appearing as the latest.||After replace the Analysis Set position retains the date order.||Fix|
|View Exam||Managers||Build QTI package button is not displayed if project contains only viewable exams||Viewing Exams in a project that contains only viewable exams.||Build QTI package button is not displayed.||Fix|
|Write Question||Managers/Item Writer|
When group properties are applied to tokens and targets for Enhanced Matching question, height and width gets reduced/increased automatically.
|Writing a question type of Enhanced Matching and modifying the group properties (Backcolor, Border size, font or font size) that are applied to tokens and targets.||Height and width of tokens and targets no longer automatically reduce or increase.||Fix|
|Build QTI Package||Managers||SelectionOrdering changing from Random to Loft in QTI config page.||Using an itembank template (not from the DT Bank): The user is configuring the exam from the QTI config page, when they select the SelectionOrdering node, click away and then click again the ordering changes from Random to Loft.|
Ordering is still set to Random.
|Import Questions||Managers||Importing External Item Types give error when title attribute is present.|
When importing questions using the .xml file, import failed and the following message appears:
"XML validation error: The "title" attribute is not declared."
|XML file is successfully imported with External items having title attributes.||Fix|
|Export QTI||Managers||Title attribute is not exporting from External Item Types.||Exporting the QTI for an Exam containing an External Item that has an title attribute.||Title attribute is exporting for External Items.||Fix|
|Write Question||Managers/Item Writers||Enhanced Matching Background Image not saved in Enhanced Matching templates.||When creating a template in the Enhanced Matching item, if a background image is used, the image is not saved with the template.||Background image added to canvas is saved in enhanced matching template.||Fix|
|Write Question||Managers/Item Writers||Enhanced Matching Templates retain Ident.||When creating a New Enhanced Matching item from an existing template the Ident is retained when being applied.||Enhanced Matching templates contain generic idents.||Fix|
|Build QTI Package||Manager||Issues with forms order on QTI configuration page.||Exam forms are displaying in correct order.||Fix|
|View Exam||Managers||ExamDeveloper Word export for RTL language items.||When exporting a RTL language items in a the ExamDeveloper word export the tables for a text string are not right aligned. This only seems to occur when there is only one line of text.||RTL text in single line (2-3 words) or multiple lines as plain text or table text will be rendered correctly in Word export.||Fix|
|View Exam||Managers||GARP Word export not rendering.||When exporting double-byte language characters in the word GARP format some characters are rendering as "?"||Now GARP word export renders double-byte characters correctly.||Fix|
Enhanced Matching Background Image not saved in EM templates