easyDITA 19.7 Release Notes

easyDITA 19.7 features redesigned branch, merge, and release interfaces that are compatible with Google Chrome™. The updated easyDITA includes content authoring improvements and two-factor authentication (2FA) for the E-Signature feature.

Release Date

September 5th, 2020

Releases

New

easyDITA 19.7 features a redesigned releases interface that is compatible with Google Chrome™.

Figure 1. Releases Tab
Figure 2. Releases Dialog

Branches

New

easyDITA 19.7 features a redesigned branch and merge interface that is compatible with Google Chrome™.

Figure 3. Merge Dialog
Figure 4. Merge Manager
Figure 5. Merge Resolver

Publishing

New

  • Added two-factor authentication (2FA) for the E-Signature feature.

    Figure 6. E-Signature Prompt.

    The 2FA passcode is sent to your email to verify your identity.

Content Editor

New

  • Updated tags styling in the topic editor.

    Figure 7. Redesigned Tags
  • The map tree now indicates elements that have the @audience attribute assigned.

  • The source editor opens at the cursor location from the content editor now.

  • Added the intelligent drag and drop feature to the map tree.
    Note: Your easyDITA instance can be configured to automatically select the appropriate reference type for you. If you want to select the reference type on your own, you can hold Shift while dragging and dropping a resource into the map tree.

    To disable or enable the intelligent drag and drop feature, contact a Customer Success Manager.

    Figure 8. Reference Type Prompt.

    The intelligent drag and drop feature disables the Reference Type prompt.

  • Implemented the “stricter content model” into the topic editor.

    For more information, see OASIS: Stricter Content Model.

Fixed

  • Fixed the Show Elements toggle behavior in the map tree.

  • Improved the numbering of nested lists.

  • Improved the data element appearance in the map tree.

  • Improved how choicetable elements are inserted.
  • Improved the figure title styling in the topic editor.
  • Fixed the scrollbars appearance in the map tree.

Content Library

New

  • You can now upload ZIP files to the content library without unzipping them by clearing the Unzip check box.

    Figure 9. Upload Prompt