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Releases 2017-06

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Tuesday, June 27, 2017

NEW [NewEditor] - Project name is now in the browser title

Project name is now in the browser title

Editor, Translators - WM-455

NEW [NewEditor] - Username and replace option

The option allowing you to copy the content of a revision into a cell has been implemented.

The username in the revision is now correctly displayed

Editor, Translators - WM-451

NEW [New Editor] - Header menu is now collapsible

Our teams have worked on the menu header section too, now you have a "pin icon" on the right side of the header menu. If the you click on this icon, the menu will be hidden, and will be display only when your mouse enter on the header area (see the next screenshot).

Editor, Translators - WM-449

NEW [NewEditor] - Compact segment view

The Wordbee team has worked the last days on the segment height optimisation.
Now in the user configuration panel (setting icon on the top right corner) or in header menu (Path : View > show/hide) you have access to a new setting view named "compact segment view".

If you enable this setting, the segment height area is smaller. In average, we have twice more visible segments.

Editor, Translators - WM-448

IMPROVED [New Editor] Reduce height of one segment

For maximize the number of segment in the view,, we have reduce the line height of segments.
For use the old view, you can change the "segment view" option in the settings.

Editor, Translators, Project Managers, Administrators - WM-437

IMPROVED The API to retrieve projects information sometimes show an empty local in the project languages

When an API call to retrieve project information is performed, for codyt projects with document marked for translation, an additional empty local is show

API, Project Managers, Administrators - WM-442

IMPROVED [NewEditor] Terminologie check for QA

The QA can be check the terminologie.

Editor, Translators, Project Managers, Administrators - WM-441

FIX [NewEditor] - Export window opening fixes

On all browser, the export widget is now correctly displaying

Editor, Translators - WM-452

FIX [NewEditor] - Translation Finder Options is now accessible

Translation Finder Options is now accessible

Editor, Translators - WM-450

FIX [NewEditor] -No truncate comment and fixes for the "small screensize"

The timeline display correctly the comments list, and the readability is better for the small screens

Editor, Translators - WM-447

FIX [NewEditor] Qa source and target language list empty

When the QA widget is open, the language selectors was not empty

Editor, Translators - WM-446

FIX [NewEditor] Qa selector profile fix

When the source or target change, the profiles list is correctly refreshed

Editor, Translators - WM-445

FIX [NewEditor] Cannot generate a tag picture when undoing a tag that was previously deleted

When editing a cell, if we delete a tag and then press undo, the system is not able to generates the picture

Editor, Translators - WM-444

FIX [NewEditor] Quick check - Selector fix

The source and target language are now correctly selected

Editor, Translators - WM-443

FIX [NewEditor] The reference material is accessible for Job in the new editor

The previous version limited the access to reference material for "Project" only.
Now the editor for "Job" can be open the reference material too.

Editor, Translators, Project Managers, Administrators - WM-440

FIX Fix verbose invoices with manual cost

Invoices with manual set cost were not displaying the proper total value.

Invoicing, Project Managers - WM-439


Thursday, June 22, 2017

NEW Launch of new translation editor - Opt in required

We are happy to announce that the new translation editor is now accessible to all Wordbee customers.
Administrators will see activation options on their landing page. Admins can choose to activate the new editor for themselves and subsequently to activate it for all users (opt in per user or straight activation). Also see
The editor keeps its Beta status for some more time.

Editor, Translators, Project Managers, Administrators - WM-436


Wednesday, June 21, 2017

IMPROVED When ressource is open in editor add a filter to show content by import

A filter is added to filter ressource content by import history

Editor, Translators, Project Managers - WM-435

IMPROVED Add a automatically filled field "Account ID" in all user account profile

For support purpose, now user can easily find the account ID of their platform.

Management, Translators, Project Managers, Administrators, Freelancers, Beebox, Leads - WM-433

FIX Fix MT Hive for plain text

MT Hive for plain text now work correctly

MTPlus, Translators, Project Managers - WM-434


Tuesday, June 20, 2017

FIX New order form configuration button "Save as copy" sometimes leads to a nonfunctional copy.

When the order form contains a 'Pick list, multiple choice' custom field and user wanted to save this configuration as a copy ('Saves as Copy'), copy is done but could not be access at all.

Administration, Administrators - WM-432


Thursday, June 15, 2017

IMPROVED Project files: Drag & drop files to project - Improved error messages

Improvement of error messages: The panel to drag & drop files from the desktop into a project did not show clear error messages if the files already exist in the target location and are marked for translation.

Management, Project Managers - WM-429

IMPROVED Project instruction in notifcations lost their lines return

In the notifications, the projects instructions are inline, without line return.

Job Management, Project Managers - WM-427

FIX MT Microsoft entities fix

Some documents translated by Microsoft were altered with some special entities code. They are now removed. We also improved the batch translation.

MTPlus, Translators - WM-431

FIX Wrong statuses color in the top menu, in project tab

Statuses color are not correct in the top navigation bar

Core, Translators, Project Managers, Administrators, Freelancers, Leads - WM-430


Wednesday, June 14, 2017

NEW Beta launch of new translation editor (for BETA testers only)

Wordbee's brand new translation editor is released as BETA to customers who are part of the Wordbee beta test program. The new translation editor will be rolled out to all customers on June 21. The editor requires explicit activation by the administrator from the admin's landing page. See more information at:

Editor, Project Managers, Administrators - WM-426

NEW New business report: Print suppliers and their ratings

A new business report (S540) has been added that prints all suppliers and their ratings for each category.

Reports, Project Managers, Administrators - WM-396

NEW New API method /persons

A new API method has been added that retrieves the complete list of users from all companies.

API, Administrators - WM-424

NEW API: New method to import translations from EXCEL/CSV/TMX/TBX to a memory or terminology database

This new API method lets you upload a file and update resource contents from Excel, CSV, TMX, TBX or other formats.
See online documentation at:

API, Administrators - WM-415

IMPROVED Remove "Unterm" from dictionaries supported

Remove "Unterm" from dictionaries supported

Editor, Translators - WM-418

FIX Fix the link in global search "incorrect translation notification"

Fixes the link in global search notification that sometimes doesn't work correctly.

GlobalSearch, Translators, Project Managers - WM-425

FIX Unecessary "job's cost changed" notification

When opening a job management popup, and validating without any changes, a "job' cost changed" notification was sent.

Job Management, Translators, Project Managers - WM-423


Thursday, June 8, 2017

IMPROVED Powerpoint filter: Extract missing segments in a specific case

When the slide contains text in field element is now correct extracted.

File Formats, Project Managers, Administrators - WM-416

IMPROVED Powerpoint filter: Improve the ordering of slides and their segments in a specific case

When the slide contains part of another slide the segment order is now correct.

File Formats, Project Managers, Administrators - WM-414

FIX Language's direction is incorrect for RTL languages when clicking on an editor's cell

When clicking on a target cell, for RTL languages, the direction was changed to LTR

Editor, Translators - WM-419

FIX Word counting: If no fuzzy match interval is specified at all the word count returned 0 words

In a special circumstance and when the word count profile does not specify any fuzzy match interval then the resulting word count sometimes was 0. This problem has been fixed.

WordCount, Project Managers - WM-422

FIX When re-assigning the same wordcount profile to a Codyt project: Changes do not take effect

In the project details page a manager can assign a word count profile to a project. If the manager re-assigns the previously assigned profile, the changes applied to the profile configuration did not apply.

Management, Project Managers - WM-421

FIX Indesign reconstruction lost translations

In specific case, when segment with not translatable content need to be ignored during the parsing, he is need to be ignored too during the reconstruction.

File Formats, Project Managers, Administrators - WM-420

FIX Name of the recipient of the messages

When an project contain additional managers, the name of the recipient of the messages is now correct.

Administration, Project Managers, Administrators - WM-417


Tuesday, June 6, 2017

NEW SRT files: New filter for .srt Subrip subtitle files. These files are used for video subtitling.

The SRT format is commonly used to translate video subtitles.
The new filter extracts subtitles, subtitle ID and subtitle timestamps to the translator. Formatting elements <i>, <b>, <u> and <font> are shown as protected markup.

File Formats, Project Managers - WM-408

NEW API method projects/.../documents/codytdocument2: New parameter to explicitly specify a word count profile

The API method above has a new optional parameter "wcid". It permits to pass the ID of a word count profile. By default, the method uses the project's profile for word counting. The new parameter lets you "override" this default.
For full details see:

API, Administrators - WM-405

NEW SVG files: New filter for .svg files (Scalable Vector Graphics)

We added native support for the translation of .svg files. SVG stands for Scalable Vector Graphics files. It is an open standard.

File Formats, Project Managers - WM-406

IMPROVED Update of the length limit of the filter "order Id" in the orders page

Filter "order id" was limited to 10 characters

Management, Project Managers - WM-413

IMPROVED Dynamic supplier groups: Allow up to 100 suppliers returned for a job (previously limited to 40)

We extended the maximum for a very specific use case of a customer. Generally we recommend setting the total to 5 or 10 to avoid that there are too many suppliers in a job opening.

Job Management, Project Managers - WM-411

FIX Excel export

Fix an issue with the editor Excel export feature.

Editor, Translators, Project Managers - WM-412

FIX When multiple globalsearch are performed successively , the selected items are not cleared

When multiple globalsearch are performed successively, the selection is not cleared.
Then the excel export contains items from precedent search.

GlobalSearch, Translators, Project Managers - WM-410

FIX Terminology check improved when a term has multiple translation in a term base

When a term has multiple translations in the terminology base, even if the translation is correct sometimes the system raise an error.
This has been corrected

Editor, Translators - WM-404

FIX Improve xliff reconstruction, when target tag contains a slash

When a <target> tag in an xliff file is not auto-closing and contains a /, this / was removed from reconstructed file.

Editor, Translators, Project Managers - WM-409

FIX Order list of files refresh after upload

When you upload a file manually in order, the list of files is now refreshed.

Client Orders, Administrators - WM-337

FIX Error with Internet Explorer in few administration pages

An javascript error has been fixed for Internet Explorer.

Administration, Administrators - WM-407


Thursday, June 1, 2017

IMPROVED API method to enumerate projects: The results are now sorted with the most recent projects coming first

The API method to enumerate projects does not sort projects in any specific order. This development adds an explicit sort order and sorts results by their date of creation. Most recent projects are returned first. The call is described here:

API, Administrators - WM-402

IMPROVED Loading time of the MT Hive page has been significantly improved.

MT Hive loading time was too slow and it is now significantly improved.

MTPlus, Translators, Project Managers, Administrators, Freelancers, Leads - WM-323

FIX Fix error during file reconstruction with monolingual excel

In excel monolingual, if some cells contain both translatable text and non translatable text, in some case (if differents cells have the same translatable text, but a different untranslatable text) the file was reconstructed with the wrong content in those cells.
This has now been corrected.

Editor, Translators - WM-403

FIX Content is now displayed correctly when opening a resource without a source language

Fix an issue when viewing content of a resource without source language define

Editor, Project Managers - WM-401

FIX Remove Word's content stripping prompt on paste

The editor display a prompt to ask the user whether he wants to format the content or not when he paste a Word content. This is already handled and the prompt has been removed.

Editor, Translators, Freelancers - WM-399

FIX Editor's toolbar has been redesigned to display German words properly.

German words were not displayed properly in the Editor's toolbar, going through the container. Toolbar is now responsive.

Editor, Translators, Project Managers, Administrators, Freelancers, Leads - WM-316

FIX Hovered element not properly displayed using IE11 (in job page)

In the job page, when we hover an element, it is not properly displayed on IE11

Job Management, Translators, Project Managers, Administrators, Freelancers - WM-400






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