Release Notes | Version 12.17

Release Date | August 23rd, 2023


With each release, Prodly strives to improve our product and deliver the results and features our users need to make their work easier and more efficient. Our release notes are available to our users to review our most anticipated feature releases including requests and suggestions provided by our customers and updates on our latest bug fixes. 

What we are most excited about

Highlights from our latest release

  • Query Builder Enhancements
    • Query Builder in Guided Deployment and Sandbox Seeding can now be used with ORDER BY queries  
    • LIMIT in Query Builder can be used on its own in Guided Deployment and Sandbox Seeding
  • Deployment Results Enhancements
    • Query used during deployment will now appear in the Deployment Results
    • If Skip Updates/ Skip Inserts operations are used this will appear in the Deployment Results
    • Link to the data set/ deployment plan has been added to the Deployment History/Results

For our users, from our users

Suggested improvements and feature requests from our users

  • Version Control Enhancements
    • Users can now specify the source branch they want their new branch to be created from when managing a new and existing environment with Version Control 
    • Version Control deployments using a data set now support Set Empty Value and Set Fixed (Prefix/Postfix) value features
  • Metadata Enhancements
    • Users can now compare and deploy layouts from managed packages

Bug Fixes & Enhancements

Latest fixes and updates

  • PM-380 Delimitation added between Source and Destination in Metadata table header
  • PM-918 When all filter options are selected the Metadata Compare table will revert to Any/All selection
  • PM-923 Metadata filters will remain selected even when navigating to another page within the Release tab and navigating back
  • PM-992 Preview will get cleared out when Source or Destination is changed
  • PM-1142 No errors will appear when Metadata is loaded, toggled off and then toggled on again, all previous selections will be cleared out once toggled off
  • PM-1194 Users without a first name will no longer see an error when trying to access the Release tab
  • PM-1690 When session expires users will be prompted to login again instead of seeing a generic error message
  • PM-2346 Limit saved on a data set will appear in Guided Deployment query preview
  • PM-2816 Data set selection dropdown will fetch and sort by 200 most recent data sets in Guided Deployment and Sandbox Seeding
  • PM-2817 Dropdown field added with 3 most recently modified data sets when selecting a data set in Guided and Seeding
  • PM-2818 In Guided and Seeding users can now search for data sets by name
  • PM-3347 Changing the source will clear out the query in Query Builder
  • PM-3577 Multiple Work Items can be selected without dropdown window closing
  • PM-4055 Archive tab removed from Deployment History
  • PM-4069 Users will see a message indicating the repo they are trying to connect to is not initialized when attempting to connect to a repository that has not been initialized 
  • PM-4079 Limit saved on a data set will now appear in query preview in Guided Deployment and Sandbox Seeding
  • PM-4080 Deploy from branch will deploy correct number of records after org clean up
  • PM-4097 Progress bar will be red for failed deployments
  • PM-4101 Selected records from Preview in Guided Deployment and Seeding will be respected upon deployment
  • PM-4120 Multiple connections to the control org should no longer cause Something’s Not Quite Right error
  • PM-4149 When selecting ‘Deploy’ on environment card after selecting ‘Use in Source/Destination’ the org will be prefilled in source/destination after redirecting to Guided Deployment
  • PM-4200 Error will appear when trying to create a branch with special characters in the name when adding an environment with VC /enabling VC in an existing environment

Managed Package Schema Changes

This release contains the following changes to the managed package schema. Prodly Permission Sets have been updated to reflect these new components for package 12.17.

*Required: Requires at least read access to this component to use the application

Component Name (Label)Component Type
Parent Component
Skip. InsertsCustom FieldDeploymentChecked if Skip Inserts was selected for the deployment
Skip UpdatesCustom FieldDeploymentChecked if Skip Updates was selected for the deploymentYes