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BI:Prompt® Change summary

Release 2.0.0

Enhancements

  • New DimensionSelector prompt for metadata driven dimension constraint selection and totaling. This prompt allows users to manage multiple constraint groups, and specify basic totaling as well as period comparison, share basis, and exclude constraints.
  • New ReportLayout prompt for metadata driven report pivot dimension and calculation selection. A visual layout tool for specifying the Section, Row and Column Headings, as well as the calculations to appear on the report.
  • New ReportSelector prompt for selection of report design elements. This prompt is designed for validation scripts to display the report design to the user and allow change requests to be made.
  • New M87ReportDesignWizard validation script for guided report creation. Pre-configured Intelligent Report Template definitions for report summary display and report layout display starting points.
  • New web based BIPDesigner for maintaining BI:Prompt Intelligent Report Template definition files. The new BIPDesigner is a BI:Scope add-in.
  • New BIPReprompt BI:Scope add-in for re-prompting the current report while being displayed in BI:Scope
  • New EnableEditMode setting for SelectList, DrillList, and SearchList prompts to have previous selections automatically reselected
  • New Next Step option added to final prompt for proceeding to the next prompt step
  • New menu access for BI:Prompt functions
  • New Prompt Help display feature for users to use during prompting. Specify the URL of a help dialog users can display for the current report prompt.
  • New PromptHelpURL prompt definition variable for defining Report Prompt Help url’s
  • New execution model for cascading prompts to reduce server calls and improve performance
  • New code distribution model to reduce code downloads

Changes

  • New DimensionSelector prompt for metadata driven dimension constraint selection and totaling. This prompt allows users to manage multiple constraint groups, and specify basic totaling as well as period comparison, share basis, and exclude constraints.
  • Updated look and feel of existing prompts

Release 1.1.0

Enhancements

  • Updated graphics for the toolbar.
  • Updated scheduler template to point to proper file for automatic plug-in installation.
  • When BI:Prompt is displayed and only a single prompt is defined, that prompt is automatically shown on startup

Corrections

  • Filters having a manual alias applied would not expand when displayed in the DrillList prompt
  • Applet template updated to close a dangling FONT tag
  • Removed extraneous debug information display
  • BIPEditor: Not all add-in step changes recognized as changes, and allowed the user to exit without saving.
  • BIPEditor: The edit for min and max values of a manual input field was not being performed properly.
  • BIPEditor did not always place a file extension on WebOlap Add-in definitions when saving
  • M87Scheduler Refresh button did not recognize the show all users checkbox

Changes

  • The BIPEditor is not supported under MS Windows 4.x. BIPEditor is supported under MS Windows 2000, and XP