What's New in 2018-R1

The first release of 2018 delivers on user requested enhancements as well as fixes and stability improvements.

New dashboard project health widget

Help team members easily understand project health and process urgency with color coded statuses for in-progress items. High-level insight and drill-down visualizations segment overdue, coming due and on-track Submittals, RFIs, and Issues. For details, see Project Dashboard.

Team Documents enhancements
  • Pan/zoom controls for viewing documents: Pan/zoom controls allow for quick and easy movement around PDFs without resorting to the browser’s vertical and horizontal scroll bars. For details, see Document Viewer Options
  • Share documents: Easily generate URLs for sharing individual documents with project team members. Security settings apply.
Project Contacts enhancements
  • Unified add/browse contacts: Separate views have been unified into a single area for browsing Team and PM Firm contacts and adding new contacts.
  • Bulk invite contacts: Save time with the ability to select multiple contacts, apply security and invite in-bulk.
For details, see Add a Contact from Team or your ERP System to a Project.

Manually change ball-in-court

Side-step the regular workflow and manually change the state of a Submittal, RFI, or Issues. This provides flexibility for Project Editors to act on conversations or interactions that occur outside the Viewpoint Team platform. For details, see Manually Change a Submittal State, Manually Change an RFI State, or Manually Change an Issue State.