2016 Release Notes Follow
Release notes for 14th December 2016 - version 3.4
We are thrilled to announce that content banking has now been added to gomo authoring. This new feature will allow you to present learners with randomized questions from a bank of questions within your course. A full tutorial and supporting information will be added to our support site very shortly. Using content banks within a course is exceptionally easy. You can add a bank (or banks) by clicking on the action drop down on the project details within your project. Once added, simply add your questions per screen by editing the bank. Then, to add your bank into your quiz/assessment topic, simply use the new 'Add content bank' option from the add screen section in the content editor and then choose your configuration options.
Release notes for 1st December 2016 - version 3.3.18
Navigation display conditions
We have now added in display conditions for next and previous buttons allowing you to restrict progression through a course until a screen has been interacted with or a variable has been set. For example, ensuring the learner has answered a question or watched a video before they can proceed to the next screen.
Addition of play audio action to graphical button asset
We have now added the play audio action to the graphical button asset.
SVG support for themes
We have now added in SVG support for themes. Going forward, new themes will start using SVG icons with fallback to PNG (for IE8).
Release notes for 17th November 2016 - version 3.3.17
New theme - Origin
We have added a new core theme called 'Origin' to the core themes available in gomo authoring.
User % progress reporting update
We have updated the % progress reporting in gomo hosting to take account of the highest progress value rather than the last value set.
Failed course indicators in gomo central
We have added in a new indicator to denote when a course is complete but the user has failed an assessment.
Release notes for 8th November 2016 - version 3.3.16
Screen level navigation properties
We have updated the save process in the editor to only save screen navigation properties when changed.
Course wizard sample content
We updated the sample content generated when a new course is created to provide additional instructions for new users.
Release notes for 26th October 2016 - version 3.3.15
Update to Select from List and Graphical Multiple Choice screen templates
We have fixed an issue with the screen templates available in the gomo editor where the Select from List and Graphical Multiple Choice templates were not correctly linking through to feedback sub-screens that are generated when the screen type is created.
We fixed an issue whereby tasks created by a gomo authoring user disappeared if the original creators user account is removed.
Release notes for 21st October 2016 - version 3.3.14
Comic strip sub-screen error
We have fixed an issue with the comic strip asset which was generating an error on preview when the basic content output type was used.
Latest Safari (iOS and Mac) column alignment issue
The latest version of Safari (on MacOS and iOS) appears to changed the way in which the browser handled our layout component in the Twitter Bootstrap framework. We have now updated our themes to address this.
Release notes for 18th October 2016 - version 3.3.13
Save optimisation in editor
We have implemented a new save process when saving content changes in the gomo editor. The new save process allows you to continue editing your topic content whilst a save is in process.
Release notes for 5th October - version 3.3.12
iOS - continuous scroll improvements
We have implemented a number of improvements to the scrolling experinece on iOS devices when a topic is presented using continuous scroll mode.
Full screen videos when running in continuous scroll mode
We have fixed an issue where by videos would not display in full screen mode when launched from a topic running in continuous scroll mode.
Release notes for 23rd September 2016 - version 3.3.11
Addition of CAPTCHA to our account sign up page
To protect ourselves against bot sign up, we have added a new CAPTCHA feature to the sign up process on our website
LMS wrapper update for IE
We have fixed an issue with our LMS wrapper integration which was preventing SCORM tracking when using Internet Explorer
Release notes for 20th September 2016 - version 3.3.10
Scrolling on mobile devices
We have fixed an issue where in some circumstances users were unable to scroll on tablet and smartphone screens after a subscreen is closed
Intuition app fixes
We have fixed a couple of issues to do with exiting and tracking gomo content delivered via Intuition's content delivery app.
Release notes for 12th September 2016 - version 3.3.9
Content column alignment
We have added a new feature into theme settings which will allow you to align all content columns in a content row so they equal the same height as the largest column. This will allow you to present columns with a uniform look if desired.
Table of contents speed enhancements
We have implemented a number of speed enhancements when saving changes to the table of contents extra.
'Please select' text on drop down on graphic asset translation
The 'Please select' text on the drop down on graphic asset is now translatable via XLIFF import / export.
Release notes for 2nd September 2016 - version 3.3.8
Deleting hotspot error
We have fixed an issue where in some circumstance, deleting a hotspot from a hotspot asset generated an error in the content editor.
Visited state on hotspot asset on smartphone
We have fixed an issue where visited states for the hotspot asset were not shown on smartphone devices.
Release notes for 25th August 2016 - version 3.3.7
Text input validation alert translation
We have added XLIFF support for the translation of the text input validation alert shown when the learner does not input any text but clicks on the submit button.
Full screen video support for Flash fall back method
We have added support for full screen video scaling when the video is played using the Flash fall back method.
Static image relabelled
We have relabelled the 'Static image' asset, so it is now just labelled 'Image' in the editor.
Video in resources section
We have fixed an issue which was causing the course to reload when videos were added to resource screens in a course.
Assessment screen template
We have updated the default text used in the assessment results screen template.
Release notes for 17th August 2016 - version 3.3.6
Incorrect project titles when a course is duplicated
We have addressed an issue where the topic title for a duplicated course was not updating after it had been duplicated.
Resource folder A-Z ordering
We have updated the folder listing for resources so they now display alphabetically.
iFrame Captivate playback
We have enhanced our iFrame asset to prevent captivate content launched via iFrame exits correctly when the learner navigates away from the screen that contains the embedded content.
Audio asset play bar in a sub-screen does not size correctly when accessed on a Windows Phone
We have enhanced the audio asset play bar so it displays correctly in a sub-screen when accessed on a Windows Phone device.
Resources scrolling updated for desktop browsers
We have updated the scrolling logic for the resources extra so that it scrolls correctly when content overruns the available screen height on desktop browsers.
Release notes for 10th August 2016 - version 3.3.5
Download publish backups restricted to last one
To maximise the amount of storage available within a gomo authoring account, we have updated the download publish process to only retain a backup of the latest publish.
gomo authoring screen shot server optimisation (part 2)
Continuing on from the previous optimisations to our thumbnail screen shot functionality, we have optimised this further so that if multiple saves are made to a topic whilst an existing screenshot request for that topic is still in the queue, it will no longer add an additional queue item.
Filmstrip asset on a sub-screen with display conditions
We have addressed an issue where by adding a display condition to a filmstrip asset on a sub-screen caused an error when viewing published content.
% column width support for help screens
We have added in support for % column widths for help screens. Content creators can now adjust the column widths for help screens as they can with standard topic screens.
Project duplication creating two copies
We have addressed an issue where the project duplication functionality was incorrectly creating two duplicate copies of a course.
Release notes for 1st August 2016 - version 3.3.4
gomo authoring screen shot server optimisation (part 1)
We have implemented a performance optimisation to the thumbnail screenshot capability in gomo authoring so that when a topic is edited, the screenshot server will now only take screenshots for the topic being edited.
Display conditions not resetting the screen height on smartphone/tablet devices
We have addressed an issue where if a display condition was used to show content, the height of the screen area was not adjusted when the content is then shown causing a problem with scrolling to the bottom of the screen on smartphone and table devices.
Release notes for 27th July 2016 - version 3.3.3
Gomo hosting LMS Wrapper update for IE8 and IE9
We have addressed an issue with courses delivered via gomo hosting using the LMS wrapper would not display the launch page in some scenarios when accessed via IE8 and IE9
Reporting fix for gomo hosting analtyics
Following the optimisations to the reporting functionality in gomo hosting (see version 3.3 release) we have implemented a fix where by some user profile reports were not launching.
Release notes for 20th July 2016 - version 3.3.2
Enhancements to project creation wizard
We have made a number of improvements to the project creation wizard to improve the user interface and provide additional descriptions for the configuration options.
Live chat functionality added to gomo authoring
Following the implementation of live chat functionality on the gomo website, we have now added this into gomo authoring as well.
Release notes for 13th July 2016 - version 3.3.1
Topic duplication user interface update
We have added in a progress indicator to the topic duplication process.
Translated content overwritten on project save
We have resolved an issue where in some circumstances, content translated via XLIFF import/export was being overwritten when subsequent changes were made to content via the content editor
Translated screen titles in accessibility mode
We have resolved an issue where translated auto-screen titles were not showing in accessibility mode when an end user switches language in a course
Update to launch count totals in gomo hosting
We have updated the launch count total query in gomo hosting so that it also counts resumptions to a course in addition to the first initial launch.
Sub-screen to sub-screen link
We have re-implemented the functionality for users to link one sub-screen to another using actions.
Release notes for 12th July 2016 - version 3.3
Course completion indicators in gomo central
For content deployed using gomo central, we have now added in completion indicators so that learners can see whether they have previous completed the content they have access to.
Optimised CSV export process
We have enhanced and optimised the query and CSV generation in gomo hosting to improve the speed in which CSV export reports are generated.
Group mapping caching in IE11
We have addressed an issue with the group management functionality in gomo hosting when using Internet Explorer 11 which was resulted in updates to groups not being visible due to caching.
Major speed enhancements to gomo hosting dashboard reporting
We have implemented a major enhancement to the dashboard reporting interface in gomo hosting resulting in a significant reduction in the time taken to load and process data for the dashboard reports.
Major speed enhancements to gomo hosting project and user reporting
We have implemented a major enhancement to the project and user level reporting interface in gomo hosting resulting in a significant reduction in the time taken to load and process data for the reports.
Windows Phone support
We have implemented updates to the gomo authoring tool so that content created in gomo now runs on Windows Phone 8.1 and Windows Phone 10.
Continuous Scroll updates
We have made further enhancements to the continuous scroll capability in gomo authoring to support background videos in the scrollable screens and also improve accessibility support.
Flmstrip subscreens not working in a sub-screen when multi-language course translations are applied
We have addressed an issue where in some circumstances, the filmstrip content translations in a multi-language course would not be visible when the user switched language if the filmstrip appeared in a sub-screen.
Special character encoding for topic titles
We have resolved an issue where topic titles that contained special characters were getting double encoded. This resulted in the titles displaying incorrectly in the published course when the auto-topic title feature is used.
IE8 playback issue
We have addressed an issue where some content would not display in IE8.
Zoomable image asset on Smartphone
We have addressed an issue where the zoomable image asset was showing additional text content when viewed on a smartphone.
Release notes for 11th May 2016 - version 3.2.2
gomo authoring users now have the ability to import a content topic from one project into another.
Multi-language support in a single course
gomo authoring users now have the ability to configure courses created in gomo to support multiple languages within a single course. Translation can be achieved through the gomo content editor or via XLIFF translation export and import.
Content authors can now also create language select screens using button actions to set the desired language of a course.
Release notes for 28th April 2016 - version 3.2.1
Mail delivery provider
We have updated our mail delivery functionality for system emails (e.g. password resets) to use AWS.
Page transitions when using gomo hosting
We have fixed an issue where in some scenarios when content is deployed using the gomo hosting LMS wrapper, page transition animations between content screens would stutter.
Release notes for 12th April 2016 - version 3.2
Folder categorisation for content deployed using gomo central
For content deployed using gomo central, gomo hosting administrators now have the capability to organise content available via gomo central using folders.
User groups for content deployed using gomo central
For content deployed using gomo central, gomo hosting administrators now have the capability to create user access groups and assign new users and content to these groups.
gomo central login and portal background image size updated
We have updated the size of images supported as background images for the gomo central login page and portal page.
content completion indicators for content deployed using gomo central
When a learner logs in to gomo central, they will now be able to see a completion indicator on the courses/content they have completed
Password complexity rules for logins to gomo central
For enhanced security we have now implemented password complexity rules for users logging into to gomo central.
Gomo central email addresses containing apostrophe's not tracking
We have fixed an issue whereby user email addresses containing apostrophe's were not tracking xAPI statements.
Speed enhancements to gomo hosting portal reporting
We have implemented numerous enhancements to improve the speed and performance of reporting in the gomo hosting portal.
Release notes for 7th April 2016 - version 3.1.16
Sub-screen resize fix
In some themes, if a sub-screen was in view, re-sizing the browser window down to smartphone size would cause the sub-screen to become unresponsive.
Video playback using display conditions fix
When two video's were added to a screen but shown using display conditions it would cause the video player to load incorrectly when one of the videos were shown.
Subscreen positioning when using continuous scrolling
Enhancement to set sub-screen position and focus when using continuous scrolling mode
Release notes for 1st April 2016 - version 3.1.15
Continuous scrolling (Beta)*
We have now added in the option to display content screens as a continuous vertical stream of screens as opposed to them being paginated. At present screen level background videos are not currently compatible with continuous scroll mode. We will be adding support for this in a future release.
Release notes for 11th March 2016 - version 3.1.14
Filmstrip content scrollbars in IE8
We have updated the filmstrip asset so it correctly display scrollbars in IE8 when the text content overruns the available space
Vertical navigation in IE8 issue
The vertical scroll option for navigating content has been updated so it display content correctly in IE8
Assessment results in accessibility mode fix
We have fixed an issue where the results of an assessment / quiz did not track correctly when enabling accessibility mode in some scenarios
Release notes for 22nd February - version 3.1.13
Multiple choice question asset label update
The feedback labels in the multiple choice question asset have been updated for clarity and consistency
Assessment results response labels
The assessment result labels for High pass mark, Basic mark and Failed pass mark have been updated for clarity and consistency
Duplicating courses with images, video or audio named using asset IDs no longer replaces the resource file names
When duplicating a course, if images, videos or audio used the asset ID as their file name, this would cause them to be renamed when the course is duplicated.
Release notes for 27th January 2016 - version 3.1.12
Popover sub-screen audio asset enhancement
We have updated the popover sub-screen to take into account the width of the audio playbar
Asset interacted display condition fix
The asset interacted display condition now reports back correctly on completion of a video or audio asset
Release notes for 13th January 2016 - version 3.1.11
Display condition enhancement
We have updated display conditions to support relaunching content from an LMS so that the topic completion status persists
An updated to Chrome caused issues with some of the drop down lists used in the gomo portal
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