Lasernet Connector BC Release Version 184.108.40.206
Release date: 31st March 2023
Click to download the BC 220.127.116.11 installer package
This section is an overview of the fixes and enhancements included with this version.
Lasernet archive is added to Email Show Source
Lasernet Archive support Draft Emails
Print Archive is renamed to Lasernet Archive
Change to Lasernet Sales Credit memo request page
New report – Sales Document Test
New Report - Purchase Receipt Report
New Report - Purchase Return Shipment report
Change in "body" view in Lasernet archive to HTML instead of Text field
The preview screen viewer is updated
Fixed Attachments support
Miscellaneous menu has been added to the navigation bar
Add the possibility to select printer on the request page
Customer Statement - Only create XML files for customers with entries
When Post & Print from Warehouse Shipment, all existing Sales Shipments are printed
Post & Print Warehouse Shipment that has several Sales Shipments causes an error if no default printer is found
Custom Fields names are back to Standard field names after an upgrade
Sales Draft Invoice and Sales ProForma Invoice have no Bill-to-Customer [VAT] No. caption
The upgrade process breaks if there are Document Layout Filter entries with no Filter Table No. selected
Total Assignable quantity calculation fix
Report run via Job Queue does not create an archive if specified
Specifying a request page filter longer than 20 characters leads to an inability to run a report
Add Symbol to the Currency node in XML
Prevent creating printers with empty ID
Empty Placeholder Entry Name causes an error during an attempt to email using Template
Email template Subject default value
Support unicode characters in email template
Additional hooks have been added in the reports for better flexibility
Changes to Lasernet Export/Import Attachments Setup
Report Selections Export / Import correction
#338171 - Lasernet Archive is added to Email Show source
Within the email dialog and Show Source, we have added Lasernet Archive as a source link to the links from BC.
#337434 – Lasernet Archive supports Draft Emails
Lasernet now supports Draft Emails. If you open the email dialog and do not wish to send the email immediately, users can press Escape and keep the email as a draft. Lasernet saves the record within Lasernet Archive. You can then navigate to the Lasernet archive or BC standard Email Outbox.
#342265 – Print Archive is renamed to Lasernet Archive
We have renamed Print Archive to Lasernet Archive.
#338307 – Change to Lasernet Sales Credit Memo request page
In the previous version, we added more filters to the Sales Invoice request page. These filters have now been added to Sales Credit Memo request page.
#330892 – New report – Sales Document Test
We now have added the Sales Document Test report to the Lasernet Report list. Please note that this report supports Sales Order, Sales Invoice, Sales Credit Memo and Sales Return Order.
#345064 – New report - Purchase Receipt report
We have added the Purchase Receipt report to the Lasernet report list and have added this design to the Lasernet Configuration package.
#345111 – New report - Purchase Return Shipment report
We have added the Purchase Return Shipment report to the Lasernet report list and have added this design to the Lasernet Configuration package.
#316705 – Changed the "body" view in Lasernet Archive to HTML instead of the text field
#250627 – Preview screen viewer updated
We have updated our Preview viewer, so it supports portrait and landscape. Now it scales up and down to present the document depending on the layout. Please note that it looks different depending on which browser you are using e.g., Chrome vs Edge.
#328683 – Fixed attachments support
Now you can add multiple fixed attachments to a report and control each attachment by Language code. For example, it could be Terms & Conditions in different languages or marketing campaigns, etc.
Fixed attachments can be added within Lasernet Report Setup.
#335466 – Miscellaneous menu added to the navigation bar
#342331 – Added the possibility to select a printer on the request page
Users can now select the printer directly on the Request page when selecting the Lasernet Printer option.
#293807 – Customer Statement - Only create XML files for customers with entries
When printing a Customer Statement from the main Lasernet Request page, we now have the option to filter on Customers with ledger entries only and customers with a balance.
This is useful when users only want to see customers with a balance or entries.
#337372 – When Posting and Printing from Warehouse Shipment, all existing Sales Shipments are printed
This is now corrected so we only print the selected shipments from the Warehouse Shipment.
#337623 – Post & Print Warehouse Shipments that have several Sales Shipments causes an error if no default printer is found
Printing multiple sales shipments from Warehouse Shipments could give you the following error:
This is now fixed.
#337736 – Custom Fields names are back to Standard field names after upgrade
If you have ustom Field names within Document Layout, the name will be changed back to standard names from the fields.
#338166 – Sales Draft Invoice and Sales ProForma Invoice have no Bill-to Customer [VAT] No. caption
Bill-To Customer VAT No. caption has been added to the two reports:
#338215 – Upgrade process breaks if there are Document Layout Filter entries with no Filter Table No. selected
During an upgrade, you may encounter an error caused by an empty Filter Table no. within Document Layout. This is now fixed.
#340957 – Total Assignable quantity calculation fix
Our Assignable Qty calculation within the total section on our Purchase Document Test report was incorrect. This is now fixed.
#342537 – Report run via Job Queue does not create an archive if specified
If you run a report via Job Queue, the job will be executed correctly and processed through Lasernet, but the PDF wasn’t saved in the Lasernet Archive. This is now corrected.
#342796 – Specifying request page filter longer than 20 characters leads to an inability to run a report
If you type in more than 20 characters within the filter on the Customer Statement Request page, it will show an error like this:
The length of the string is 50, but it must be less than or equal to 20 characters. Value: 01121212|01445544|01454545|01905893|01905899|20000
This is now fixed.
#343495 – Added Symbol to the Currency node in XML
We have added the currency symbol into a new tag in the XML file e.g. £.
#344259 – Prevent creating printers with empty ID
Within Lasernet Printers, it was possible to create a new record with an empty value. We have now prevented this.
#345590 – Empty Placeholder Entry Name causes error during attempt to email using Template
Adding an empty record within Lasernet Placeholder caused an error when emailing:
String cannot be of zero length.
Parameter name: oldValue.
This is now fixed.
#347674 – Email template Subject default value
In certain conditions, an Email template from another language was used if the required language wasn’t found. This is now fixed.
#347676 – Support unicode characters in email template
When using Ukrainian, Japanese, or Greek emoji or any other Unicode characters in the mail body and subject field, the characters changed after reopening the Email Template page for modification along with the wrong XML file.
This is now fixed.
#348005 – Additional hooks in the reports for better flexibility (for Developers)
Several new hooks have been added. This can be used to add a dropdown list on the Lasernet Request page along with the selected value to the report / XML file that is going to the Lasernet server.
#348731 – Changes to Lasernet Export/Import Attachments setup
We have improved our export/import framework, so it includes the new function ‘Fixed Attachments’.
#337912 – Report Selections Export / Import correction
Upon importing Report Selections, sometimes users receive the error
Report XXX uses the RDLC (built-in) which cannot be used as an email body.
This is due to a missing value for the field Email Body Layout Code, so it remains empty upon import.
This is now fixed.