Brightidea Product Release Notes - May 20th, 2015

These changes took effect on Wednesday, May 20th, 2015, 5:00 PM PST.  If you have received these release notes via email, this post may be truncated. To read complete documentation, please visit the Product Release Notes forum in the Brightidea Support Portal.

Brightidea's Fall 2014 Release incorporated a next generation architecture with significant new capabilities. This release provided the foundation for future new capabilities. For more information on Brightidea's Fall 2014 release and the next generation architecture, please visit the Fall 2014 pages or the detailed Knowledge Base articles.

For those customers who are on the Fall 2014 release or newer, below are the updates and improvements in today’s release:

  • Manually moving an Idea out of a Step now correctly lists that idea in the "Decisions Made" tab
  • Added “Projected Value” metric box to the Pipeline-level (E2E) Dashboard
    • The Pipeline-level Dashboard now tracks Idea Projections and Outcomes
  • Users are no longer redirected to Program Overview page (Enterprise Home) when session expires in NGA
  • Community and WebStorm Admins may now create Pipeline folders
  • Changing multiple Idea Statuses now correctly triggers Rules Engine Rules for Status changes
  • Deleting an Idea now correctly deletes all associated Action Items and Action Item Notifications
  • When adding an Idea with Quick Add, the user is prevented from adding more than the 100 character-limit
  • Fixed an issue in which completed Scorecards would not be reflected in the Scorecard Manage Action Items page
  • Fixed an issue in which Review Action Items could not be sorted by the Points column
  • Fixed an issue in which Ideas added to a Step would not trigger Action Item email notifications

We have also made the following updates to Previous Architecture:


  • Items in the Recent List are now ordered with most recent item at the top
  • Community-level WebStorm creation has been updated to reflect the new creation wizard in Enterprise (this includes "Create a Pipeline with this WebStorm" option)
  • Location profile field is now available as a profile field type
  • Fixed an issue in which the Label Import would fail to upload correctly
  • Fixed an issue in which cropped WebStorm images would not appear correctly in the Visual WebStorm List
  • Facebook and Twitter login now works correctly


  • When moving an Idea from one WebStorm to another, the Idea no longer appears listed in the old WebStorm
  • Added a new Status indicator to Ideas in the WebStorm Idea Board
  • Fixed an issue in which User Search would not display results correctly, only show that results were found
  • Fixed an issue in which Excel files (.xls and .xlsx) could not be added as Idea Attachments
  • Fixed an issue in which links to Idea Comments would not show the linked comment on page load
  • Fixed an issue for the Rich Text/HTML widget in which adding a hyperlink to a selected piece of text would not make that text a link
  • System and WebStorm Admins can now link ideas from the Idea Details widget in View Idea 2.0

If you have any questions about these updates, please let us know.  And stay tuned for more – our next release is scheduled for May 27th, 2015.  Happy Innovating!

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