Update der Forensoftware: Forums 4 - Release 1: 27. März 2009 RRS feed

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  • Hallo zusammen,
    gerne möchte ich hier in regelmäßigen Abständen über den aktuellen Fortschritt und Neuigkeiten rund um die hier benutzte Foren-Plattform berichten.
    Diese Ankündigungen beinhalten sowohl Hinweise auf korrigierte Bugs (Fehler) sowie neue Funktionen.
    Der einfacheren und schnelleren Kommunikation wegen, ist er Inhalt dieses Postings in englischer Sprache. Für Rückfragen sowie Verständnisfragen stehen wir jederzeit zur Verfügung.

    Für generelle Fragen zur Benutzung des Forums stehen die offiziellen FAQ zur Verfügung: Benötigen Sie Hilfe zu den Foren? (Häufig gestellte Fragen)

    Viele Grüße Kay
    im Namen des gesamten MSDN Forum-Teams

    Release: 1
    Datum: 27 März 2009


    • Forums 4 (the March release) was a complete rewrite of the user interface. The goals were mostly focused on performance, but most other areas of the user interface were re evaluated as they were rewritten.


    • Vast Performance and responsiveness improvements, in some cases increases up to 50%. Most pages improved around 25% or so
    • Fixes for globalization Issues, longer strings in many languages would simply break the user interface
    • Updates to Top Answerers lists showing the number of answers contributed in the last 30 days
    • Enabling moderator features such as “Mark as Answer” in thread preview
    • New lighter weight editor
      Entire threads shown in thread preview
      Visual queue for incoming live updated threads
    • Question and Answer pairing display in thread view
    • Moved My Links to right rail bringing content higher in the screen
    • Enable unauthenticated page views to increment the thread view counts
    • More visible Helpful Voting user interface
      New treatment for most icons
    • Fixes for some edge cases for My Threads list of threads
    • Fix to enable category scoped searching, searching from a single category page
    • User feedback for events that take time (posting, expanding a thread for preview)
    • Ability to select category listed forums for move thread
    • Fixes for some users inability to subscribe to live alerts

    New Features

    • New “My Settings” page displaying participation  and additional preferences
      Ability to disable tag clouds, live updates
      In-line replies in thread views
    • Ability to save favorite forums to “My Forums”
    • Aggregate view of favorite “My Forum Threads”

    Other Changes

    • Page Based Moderator Tasks -  moved from previous “sliding div” to their own pages
    • Dialog Based Moderator Features  - simple alert dialogs for sticky and delete actions
    • Thread and Flat View is now a My Settings preference (user setting), not a forum setting
    • Queuing implementation for some thread moderator actions, thread locked while queue in process

    Deprecated Features

    • Removed filters on thread page
    • Persisting expand collapse state of category pages is not yet implemented
    • Auto updates on category and thread pages


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    Samstag, 3. Oktober 2009 12:34