New Boards Hub Update, Sprint 219
Sprint 219 was dedicated to fixing bugs. We continue to drive down the bug backlog as quickly as we can. We will also have a couple new preview features coming that will be announced in the 219 sprint notes.
Notable bugs fixed
|Delivery plans tab name
|Browser tab name should reflect the name of the actual delivery plan.
|Work item comment anchors
|Anchor links for comments are not working.
|Unable to remove picklist values
|Unable to remove a value when customizing a picklist field.
|System picklist values not showing
|Missing custom values on system picklist fields when attempting to edit a field on the Kanban card.
|Unable to create bug work item from task board
|Unable to create a bug work item when creating it from an empty sprint task board.
|Sprint backlog issues with switching tabs
|Work items disappear when filter is applied and switching from sprint backlog to task board, and then to backlog again.
|Error deleting attachment from preview
|Receive an error when attempting to delete an attachment from the attachment preview screen.
|Backlogs expand issue
|Backlog hierarchy expands all nodes when adding a new child item to the backlog.
|Cascading Picklist extension
|Cascading picklist extension is not filtering out the list of values correctly.
|Templates not loading values
|Templets created in old boards hub are not populating field values when that template is being applied in the new boards preview.
|Parents link not showing first
|If you have a lot of work item links, the Parent link is not showing as the first link in the Related Work control on the work item form.
|Column ordering on links page
|Unable to sort on columns of the links page of the work item form.
|Drag and drop re-ordering issues on large backlogs
|Drag and drop re-ordering does not work correctly for large backlogs.
|Assigning tasks on sprint board
|When adding a new task to the task board, the iteration path is getting set to the Parent instead of the iteration you are currently on.
|Permissions issues for links
|If you have a link on the work item where you don’t have permissions, then all links are not accessible.
|Sprint backlog and task board order
|The order of work items on the sprint backlog does not always match on the task backlog.
|Handling of commas in number fields
|Numeric fields are not handling commas gracefully.
|Using search and clicking work item link
|Duplicate dialogs appear when using Search and clicking the link back to the same work item.
|Shortcut issues on backlog
|Insert shortcuts (INS or f+i) on backlog are not working.
|Styles and empty date values
|Styles on Kanban board that look at date fields are applying those styles for empty date values.
|Markdown styling issues for Definition of Done
|Definition of Done is not rendering correctly for some markdown elements.
|Area and iteration level fields on CSV
|Area and iteration level fields are not exporting to CSV.
Note: although these items are fixed, they may not be released to all organizations yet. Rollout can take a few days to a couple weeks.
We appreciate and need your feedback to ensure the New Boards Hub is successful. Feel free to email me with any issues you find.