Colectica Change Log

Release History

Colectica 5.3

Colectica 5.3.6012 (2016-12-19)

  • Colectica for Excel
    • Support for SAS data and catalog files
    • Add new formats from SPSS 24
    • Update SPSS redist for SPSS 24
    • Update VSTO runtime
    • Target VS 2015
    • Options menu item
    • Fix for office assembly shadow copy during AssemblyResolve failure handling
    • Work around error in storage width of compressed sas files
    • Don't invoke progress changed synchronously in excel addin in newer .net versions.
    • Fix: race condition in SAS async return handling
  • Colectica Designer
    • Support for SAS data and catalog files
    • Localization to French provided by INSEE
    • Use the new global custom dictionaries on .net 4.6.1+ and windows 8.1+
    • Dimensions: Allow array indexes on the left side of SET statements
    • Dimensions: Allow comma-separated lists of variables in CONST statements
    • When using CreateNewItem command, assign user-entered text to the QuestionText property for Questions and QuestionGrids
    • Add InstrumentScheme as child type of ResourcePackage
    • Questionnaire Summary treeview visualization
    • Include label and description in question documentation
    • Show a loop condition's text in the summary view
    • When updating metadata from a file, remove variables that no longer exist
    • Command to import PhysiclInstances directly into StudyUnit, instead of always as checkout
    • Command to mark negative values as missing
    • Command to update category lables from a data file.
    • Update Blaise generation to Blaise 5.2 format.
    • When Blaise is installed, launch compiler after generating Blaise source code
    • Use question and statement names in Blaise code gen
    • Generate LimeSurvey-tab-separated file
    • For hierarchical code lists, include the child codes in PDF documentation
    • PhysicalInstance command to automatically set SourceQuestions for all variables that match questions from a user-selected instrument
    • Add new formats from SPSS 24
    • Update SPSS redist for SPSS 24
    • Order DDI export buttons on ribbon by "best one first", DDI 3.2 fragments are canonical
    • AutoSave before generating documentation.
    • Fix numeric and date/time mini-editor combos to use CodeValueControl.
    • Better navigation display of sequences and conditionals.
    • On RepresentedVariables, only allow ConceptualVariable or Universe+Concept reference in the UI
    • Record the case quantity, Width, Alignment, and ColumnWidth during SPSS import
    • Calculate quartiles and median on data file ingest
    • Don't allow navigating to old versions in TaskMode
    • In single reference picker, use parent AgencyId when creating new items
    • Set a maximum height on CustomField text boxes
    • In AppearsWithin for Instrument, show Data Collections
    • Command to remove summary statistics from a PhysicalInstance
    • Set agency ID as an application option, not only through Create Checkout
    • Report after Deprecate Set which items were deprecated, which referenced items not found on repository
    • Set a max width for the navigator column in the ItemFinder control
    • In ItemPicker, only search one way, not both local filter and repository search
  • Colectica Portal Core
    • Postgresql support
    • Elasticsearch support
    • Localization support
    • French translation
    • Update to RTM version of .NET Core and ASP.NET Core
    • Advanced search term operators and parsing
    • Introductory tour
    • ReST API and swagger specification
    • OAI-PMH implementation
    • Sitemaps
    • Boxplots for summary statistics visualizations
    • ActiveDirectory integration.
    • Custom data extract downloads and merging datasets
    • Customizable view types via addins
    • Customizable terms of use
    • Reports and Dashboards in the Admin area
    • Search within specific sets, such as Studies
    • Always show text field that contains the search match
    • Allow Negotiate method for Windows Auth detection
    • Fallback razor documentation templates
    • Precompile razor templates to increase speed
    • Ratings and Comments
    • Configurable message for the login screen
    • Configurable links to be added to the Help menu
    • Configure which Item Types show up in Search - Item Type facet
    • Remember logged in users and user profiles
    • Relax default password requirements
    • Show a variable's Missing Values categories
    • Display concordances with either ConceptualVariables or RepresentedVariables, depending what is present
    • Add expandable facet boxes to search
    • Redis cache improvements
    • For question context, show the latest versions of Instruments that use the question
    • Ensure CustomFields are shown
    • Switch to moment.js for date formatting
    • View for ConceptualVariable
    • Improved ordering of search facets
    • When making the explore/variables list, take into account indirect relationships between variables and concepts
    • Build concordance table columns off StudyUnits instead of PhysicalInstances, when available
    • Fix concept tree display in IE 11
    • Don't let the table header overflow into the details pane, fixes for mobile
    • In frequency charts, always use a shade of gray for missing value bars
    • Checkbox to control whether to include missing values in frequency charts
    • Only show labels when information is present
    • Write Decimals when creating SPSS datasets
    • Show all codes in the code comparison table, even ones with no statistics.
    • Fix display for hierarchical code lists.
    • Correctly output quexml section titles.
    • Command to export a PhysicalInstance to SPSS.
  • Colectica Repository and Portal
    • Oracle membership providers and updates
    • Index concept synonyms
    • Don't break search term words on underscores
    • When sorting by version date, include version date on search result items
    • Fix: Get max version of a given tag from item_tag table, not item table
    • Fix: Search offset fix for first page of search results
    • Don't demand permissions when security mode is set to disabled in get repository info call
  • Colectica SDK and tools
    • Added Colectica.Reporting to SDK
    • Ensure multi-byte utf8 characters are not split when added into Stata data column buffers
    • Make the CodeList comparer public
    • Utility methods for using scoped values and binding following in a questionnaire
    • Neutral expression language for conditional logic
    • Mark parameter as In or Out when deserializing
    • Deserialize inline conceptual components in resource packages with correct namespace
    • Removed ViewModel dependency from Colectica.Reporting
    • Save and load CustomSequenceActivity.ExecutionOrder
    • Don't serialize empty attribute value for typeOfUserID
    • Implement InterviewerInstructionReference
    • Implement Implement GridAttachment (serialization only)
    • Proper double handling in NumericDomain Interval property, which is now an int in DDI 3.2
    • Handle languages that use , as separator for doubles in variable statistics
    • Don't throw r009 not found error when affected rows of deprecated state update is zero.
    • normalize all imported (3.2) culture strings to BCP47 normal form

Colectica 5.2

Colectica 5.2.5387 (2015-11-25)

  • Colectica for Excel
    • Use Sysmiss to implement IsDBNull in SpssDataReader
    • Better formatting for SPSS date formats during import
    • Fix: wrap code list buttons in Excel variable view
    • Allow trial SPSS and Stata imports from Standard edition
    • Merge imported datasets into same DDI data relationship
    • Allow generating reports as RTF in addition to PDF
    • Scrollbar for options pane
  • Colectica Designer
    • Expanded user manual
    • Updates to default documentation templates
      • Output subgroups of *Groups
      • Header for items lists
      • Less indent for bullets and headers
      • Show title text for OtherMaterials
      • Label for concept and universe fields
      • Don't output empty bounding box
    • NCube display builder
    • Show a message when there are no checkouts
    • Show full inner exception messages in error dialog for AggregateExceptions
    • Import shared code lists from SPSS Dimensions
    • Import mixed shared + inline-defined code lists from SPSS Dimensions
    • Use "DDI" context for question text, when available in SPSS Dimensions
    • Don't include questions with "DDIexclude" property defined in SPSS Dimensions
    • Handle loops in SPSS Dimensions
    • Merge multiple code domains in Dimensions import
    • app.config setting to skip new version checks and notifications
    • Fix: After Manage Database in TaskMode, do not revert to Classic mode
    • Get repository correctly in views when in task mode
    • Fix: ClassificationDetails GroupBox for non-classification CodeLists shows even when nothing inside it does
    • When DerivedFrom is set, show a banner indicating the classification is a variant
    • Only show both ItemName and Label when they are not equal
    • Dissallow navigating via ItemPickers in TaskMode
    • Drill down into Universes or other SingleReference/MultipleReference items in TaskMode
    • Hide category drill down arrow button in TaskMode
    • Show visual feedback after "Mark as Classification"
    • Fix: Don't let markdown toolbar controls get disconnected from the textbox
    • Dissallow date range for Release Date and Termination Date
    • Fix: use PDFSharp from source, patch to not draw borders around hyperlinks
    • Fix: setting initial CodeValue value
    • Update Sqlite to version 1.0.97 using SQLite 3.8.10.2.
    • Support DefiningCategoryReference on CategoryGroup
    • Correspondence map editor
    • Record observation count for CSV importer
    • Fix: In readonly mode, the Remove button on date range in CoverageControl should not be available
    • Fix: Make MultilingualStringControls readonly in Reader
    • Fix: History and Links views in TaskMode
    • Fix: Disallow re-selecting the already-selected node in the left-side navigator
    • Fix: Backward navigation in TaskMode
    • Fix: Scheme names and labels should be read only in TaskMode
    • Added "Insert after" command for logical records, to insert a variable in the middle
    • For FundingInformation, show name of organization in list
    • Show organization name in single reference picker
    • Show question text in "choose a question" item picker
    • Support multiple DataCollectorOrganizations in CollectionEvent
    • Fix: Removing QuestionGrids from a QuestionGroups
    • Fix: When importing items from delimited files, do not proceed until at least one mapping has been specified
    • Fix: Show Additivity in Designer UI again
    • Fix: Some CustomFields within OtherMaterials disappear from the UI after editing them
    • Support DDI 3.2 code values, and associated code lists/controlled vocabularies
    • For CodeValue properties with a CodeList assigned, show a dropdown with choices
    • Show appropriate properties depending on NumericResponseDomain type
    • Use a wider multi-reference control when there is room
    • Show ResponseDomain Label in QuestionGridView
    • RepresentedVariable can only have CategoryScheme or RepresentationType. Don't allow both in UI.
    • Import delimited into ConceptSchemes
    • Classification-related choices in dropdown lists for CodeListGroup and CategoryGroup
    • Choices for IntendedFrequency dropdown
    • Task mode for Correspondence Maps
    • Use Summary view-style documentation for instrument PDFs
    • Separate instrument documentation vs paper form PDF generation
    • Fix: For ManagedMissingValuesRepresentation, replace CodeScheme correctly
  • Colectica Repository and Portal
    • Index multilingual custom fields for searching
    • Create PDF codebooks for Series and Studies
    • Updated styles for PDFs and allow customized documentation generators
    • Use latest Sammy.js to fix IE 8 issues
    • Improved repository search result performance
    • Batch commit large ItemText collections
    • Rewrite internal population of search and item description queries to be set based
    • Only one Kind of Data header instead of one for each kind of data
    • Do not include custom insecure http binding in sample Repository config
    • Fix: "Response Rate" label in Portal
    • Enable search within sets on SQLite and SQL Server
  • Colectica Portal vNext
    • Concordance Variable
    • Instrument Scheme view
    • Explore by Concept
    • Survey instrument collapsible flowchart view
    • Include date and time generated in basket PDF
    • Include the dataset names for each variable in basket PDF
    • In data extracts, automatically include all variables marked with Role of "identity"
    • Option to add a EU cookie bar
    • Data Set (PhysicalInstance) view to browse variables
    • Explore view to browse xref tables, variable lists, question lists, study lists via concept hierarchies
    • Include variable name in xref bar chart, along with dataset title
    • Show Concept and other detailed information in RepresentedVariable view
    • cache HiddenItemTypes, sortlanguages, and dictionaries in the portals setting
    • For PhysicalInstances without VariableGroups, show all Variables in ExploreByPhysicalInstance view
    • Show statements in instrument flowcharts
    • Cache breadcrumb information for search results
    • Redis cache for computationally intense queries
    • View for concordance table to track changes in CodeLists across variables
    • Configurable ConceptScheme for explore view
    • Support variables without variable statistics for explore view
    • Smart urls for explore view
    • Track individual variables in the basket instead of RepresentedVariables
    • Link to individual variables in RepresentedVariableDetails view
    • Item types placed in a basket is now configurable
    • Don't show the "..." tab in Series view when there is no content
    • Show FundingInformation in Group and StudyUnit
    • View for Organization item type
    • When no concordance information, automatically switch to Variables view
    • Use customized item type names on homepage and elsewhere
    • Show question text in search results
    • Question-in-context display
    • Show statements and instructions in instrument flowchart and summary views
    • Visualization for question grids
    • Count the number of times basket CSV and PDFs are downloaded
    • Count how many times variables are extracted from a PhysicalInstance
    • Configurable header text, footer text, and cover page for PDFs
    • Cart image instead of a star for adding items to the basket
    • Use CodeList label instead of CodeDomain label when only the list has a label
    • SMTP email integration and configuration
    • Contextual help links
    • Email verification and password reset functionality
    • Prompt before removing baskets
    • System status page to view DB and Redis status
    • Upgrade to ASP.net 5 RC1-final with a go live license
  • Colectica SDK and tools
    • DDI 3.2 RepositoryExport CLI
    • RepositoryImport support for DDI 3.2
    • Use QuestionText as summary text for QuestionGrid
    • Stata v14 data writer
    • Visual Studio 2015 support
    • Fix: ensure all XML decimals formats we write are schema valid in DDI variable statistics
    • Allow assigning an optional sort weight for quality statement items in a QualityStatementItemFilter
    • Removed MEF composition in RepositoryClientBase
    • Support DefiningCategoryReference on CategoryGroup
    • Allow executing external scripts for workflow service file replication
    • Sample ftp upload powershell script for workflow service
    • INodeDisplayLabelProvider for totally customizable Navigator node display text
    • Allow importing custom QualityStandard type from a DDI 3.2 fragment file
    • Allow Description in IfCondition, InitialValue, LoopWhile, StepValue, UntilCondition, WhileCondition
    • Store ProcessingEvent.Weighting property in a UserAttributePair
    • Create a single nuget package for Colectica SDK assemblies, instead of one per assembly

Colectica 5.1

Colectica 5.1.5014 (2015-06-16)

  • Colectica for Excel
    • Upgrade to DDI 3.2
    • New Colectica for Excel Professional Edition
    • Metadata completeness checks and validation reports
    • Speedup of creating task panes at startup
    • Improved installation documentation
    • Speedup of reading and saving all variable details
    • Fix: improved support for multiple main Excel windows in 2013 and 2016
    • Save DDI xml in a custom xml part in the .xslx file instead of a hidden sheet, providing huge speedup
    • Fix: ensure combo box fields are saved even when focus is not changed
    • Automatically show the variable details when opening a documented workbook
    • Keyboard shortcuts
    • Column counts on dataset view
    • Improved code list editor
    • New pdf generation allowing improved speed
    • Upgrade process for workbooks documented using DDI 3.1
    • New documentation and user guide
    • Add support for SPSS 23
    • Add support for STATA 14 and new STATA unicode text
    • Signed setup files with Colectica authenticode
    • Fix: handle special 0,0 defined empty dynamic strings in Stata
    • Fix: detection and better logging of too many rows in Excel
  • Colectica Designer
    • Labels and Descriptions for Question, QuestionGrid, QuestionBlock
    • New reporting Framework for pdf generation
    • Default SPSS number type to double
    • New metadata validation checks which organizations can implement for items, along with default checks
    • Metadata validation reports
    • Fix: support additional corner cases in IBM SPSS Dimensions Data Collection mrscript grammer
    • Updated user manual
    • Name, label, and description on QualityStatementView
    • Improved formatting of survey instrument Statement editing
    • Survey sections renamed to Data Capture. Waves renamed to Studies
    • Fix: show correct icons for items in the Item Type Chooser
    • Include ItemName (when it is present) in Links, ItemPicker, and Navigation
    • Fix: Horizontal scrolling for breadcrumb bar
    • Add support for SPSS 23
    • Add support for STATA 14 and new STATA unicode text
    • Signed setup files with Colectica authenticode
    • Fix: calculate summary statistics using actual data file type instead of DDI described type
    • Fix: handle special 0,0 defined empty dynamic strings in Stata
    • UI for picking ConceptualVariable in RepresentedVariableView
    • Allow reading in deprecated urns in 3.2. Note: Not best practice, use canonical identifiers
    • Fix: AddLanguage binding issue when working with IfElse branches
    • Improved CSPro survey generation. Item label and name cannot be empty
    • Improved CSPro survey generation. Give labels to valueSets
    • Improved CSPro survey generation. Item names and value set names must be unique
    • Show a label for QuestionGrid dimensions, for both Roster and Code dimensions.
    • In DataCollectionView, rearrange Instruments and Processing lists into appropriate tabs
    • New views for ProcessingEventScheme and ProcessingEventGroup, ProcessingInstructionScheme and ProcessingInstructionGroup
    • ProcessingInstructionScheme and ProcessingEventScheme can be added to a Resource Package
    • Support multiple ModeOfCollection, CollectionSituation, and ActionToMinimizeLosses items in CollectionEvent
    • New UI for CodedType CV property of DataCollectionItem (ModeOfCollection, CollectionSituation, ActionToMinimizeLosses)
    • Show date controls for CollectionEvent DataCollectionDate and DataCollectionFrequency
    • Hide IntendedFrequency CV control when no DataCollectionFrequency is set
    • Classifications TaskMode for Statistics Denmark. Implementation of GSIM classification system
    • Inline Category editor as part of CodeList editor
    • Group all of the individual AddItem commands
    • Show all properties in QuestionGrid reporting template
    • Consistent report templates for all schemes and groups
    • SourceQuestionGrids and SourceQuestionBlocks on Variable
    • Fix: Update to abbreviations editor in SeriesStatementControl
    • New icon for CheckOutItem command, distinct from Create New Checkout
    • Consistent UI for displaying lists of items (item lists, checkouts list, search results list)
    • Support for CodeList Levels
    • New duplicate item as checkout command
    • Support multiple KindOfData in StudyUnit
    • Support SpatialCoverage/Country
    • Support Archive in StudyUnit, Group, and ResourcePackage
    • Make UriControl, including buttons, readonly when an item is locked. Don't allow document uploading when the item is read only.
    • Display computed information for levels and selected codes
    • Larger text fields for MethodologyItems
    • Don't silently hide connection errors when searching an external repository
    • Allow import of items from delimited files into any multi-ref control
    • Hide multiple audience button in Task mode
  • Colectica Repository
    • Faceted search within item sets
    • Improved technical and installation documentation
    • Fix: alter..owner assignment in Postgresql repository creation script
    • Improved readability of example config files
    • Allow either 32 and 64 bit integers from counts when different providers are used computing repository usage stats
  • Colectica Portal
    • Show new Label and Description fields for questions
    • Create a view for Quality Standard in Portal
    • Fix: "Algenta.Colectica.Model.Code.Value" displaying in the Variable type field
    • Show information about code list level descriptions
    • Represented Variable and Conceptual Variable links in the Variable view
    • Fix: Allow viewing prior item versions in navigable portal items
    • Fix: Don't navigate to root item when using icon-buttons in navigable portal item child views
    • Hundreds of updates to Colectica Portal vNext. Release schedualed for summer 2015
  • Colectica SDK and tools
    • Nuget packages for the SDK assemblies and documentation for deploying the SDK via nuget
    • Show and log version information in Repository Developer Edition
    • Better support for checking for empty optional date fields when serializing to DDI
    • Use a HashSet instead of List to speed up the Item Gatherer Visitor
    • Import DDI 2 data descriptions using the improved 3.2 format
    • Improved Quality Standard serialization
    • Obey ConciseBoundedDescription for DdiInstance in 3.2 serialization
    • Fix: check for empty DataCollectionMethodology before serializing in 3.2
    • Fix: Refresh the view for the fields in a QualityStatement calling the ComplianceDescription OnPropertyChanged
    • Fix: After calling an IVersionableCommand in TaskMode, the treeview is refreshed with the ModernNavigationMode
    • Fix: QualityStatementItemState.Disabled makes the field grey, but not readonly
    • Fix: Changing the language while in TaskMode causes repository nodes to be populated with static content
    • SourceQuestionGrids and SourceQuestionBlocks on Variable
    • Support for CodeList Levels
    • Allow setting a default culture when importing 3rd party underspecified text

Colectica 5.0

Colectica 5.0.4627 (2015-02-03)

  • Colectica Portal
    • Upgrade ASP.NET MVC 3 to use nuget package to support Microsoft security update KB2990942
    • Fix: Don't create hyperlinks for non-absolute URIs
    • Fix: Don't check schemes of non-absolute URIs
  • Colectica Designer
    • Allow @AddPageBreak() in documentation templates
    • InsertBefore and InsertAfter commands in the item list
    • Ensure the the ResourcePackage has an appropriate when importing Blaise survey instruments
    • Fix: After modifying the order of CustomFields, the modified order is not saved
    • Fix: After modifying the text of an existing annotation (but nothing else in the item), the change will not save

Colectica 5.0.4549 (2014-12-15)

  • Colectica Portal
    • Improve performance of 10,000s of revision history messages on an item
    • Cross reference tables of Variables and Represented Variables
    • Fix: Display the Organization correctly in a processing event.
    • Fix: Display DataCollection Frequency's proper value in a Collection Event
  • Colectica Designer
    • Improve logging during DDI 3.2 upgrade
    • RepresentedVariable and ConceptualVariable show Variables in AppearsWithin
    • Fix: ItemPicker left-side navigation shows parents of the target item type again
    • Fix: Allow more than DDI 3.1 hard code values in generalized 3.2 code values
  • Colectica Repository
    • Improve performance of Version History call with 10,000s of revisions
    • Allow using old sdk without the new search facet with language sort ordering

Colectica 5.0.4517 (2014-11-24)

  • Colectica Designer
    • Fix: IBM Data Collection import update for single line expressions
    • Fix: Loading a published Coded question in the instrument viewer marked it as changed.
    • Command to upgrade PhysicalInstance from 3.1 RecordLayout style to 3.2 DataRelationship style
    • Fix: Create Data Collection Methodology items when upgrading 3.1 to 3.2
    • Fix: Organization Reference Picker in Processing Event
    • Enable drag and drop in Multiple Reference Picker
    • Label SPSS system missing value as . instead of the SPSS defined double value
    • Detect authenticating web proxies during activation

Colectica 5.0.4499 (2014-11-05)

  • All Colectica Products
    • DDI 3.2
    • New User Interfaces
    • New Survey Designer
    • SPSS data file import improvements, STATA v13 support
    • Improved performance
    • Expanded Addin Framework
    • Many SDK enhancements
  • Over 250 fixes and tweaks

Colectica 4.3

Colectica 4.3.3895 (2014-04-09)

  • Colectica Designer
    • SPSS Dimensions survey import
    • Markdown support for rich text editing
    • Show item details in the item reference picker
    • The item reference picker can now be customized via addins
    • Improved performance
  • Colectica Repository and Portal
    • Retrieve an item's tags as part of search results
    • Add and retrieve arbitrary repository settings via web services
    • In the search results, abbreviate long descriptions
    • Index more text from Dublin Core citations
  • Over 125 fixes and tweaks

Colectica 4.2

Colectica 4.2.3512 (2013-11-04)

  • Colectica Designer
    • DDI 3.2 Quality Statements and Quality Standards
    • Quality Statement SDMX export
    • Updated documentation generation
    • REDCap survey import and export
    • queXML survey import and export
    • Publish to Nesstar server
    • Task Based User Interface - Addin Framework
    • Improved ControlledVocabulary custom field extensions for code lists
    • Improved multilingual string display
    • User ID editors
    • Multi-audience string field improvements
    • Drag and Drop within schemes
    • User interface is now translatable
    • user interface language selection options
    • New translation web application for creating UI translations
    • Improved update pending and download available icons
    • Rewritten Cases survey instrument parser
    • Updated Blaise survey instrument parser for new Antlr grammar
    • Blaise generation improvements
    • Blaise blocks are case insensitive
    • Allow rich text with Markdown, Markdown live preview window
    • Extension points for creating prefill Addins
    • GSBPM style filters Addins
    • Designer Addin extension points are now distributed with Colectica SDK
    • Hierarchical concept editor for ConceptSchemes
    • Tag information available in custom commands, Remove Tag web service created
    • New scheme viewer
  • Colectica for Excel
    • Improved Excel 2013 multiple window support in Colectica for Excel
    • Colectica for Excel installs for all users with Office 64bit
    • Detection of Excel limits in Excel 2007
    • Improved pane switching in Colectica for Excel
    • Detect invalid Excel worksheet characters for Colectica for Excel
    • Updated DDI storage format in Colectica for Excel
  • Colectica Workflow Service
    • User and group designations for approvers in Workflow Services
    • Email notifications and html and text templates for Workflow Services
    • Create previews of filtered metadata in Workflow Services
    • Oracle database support for Workflow Services
  • Colectica Repository and Portal
    • Configurable displayed and searchable item types in Colectica Portal
    • Customized item labels/synonyms in Colectica Portal
    • Compatibility with older Active Directory installations
    • IE8 compatibility fixes in Portal
    • Indexing of subjects in coverages
  • Over 300 fixes and new features

Colectica 4.1

Colectica 4.1.3130 (2013-03-05)

  • Improved Instrument Designer UI and Manual Addendum
  • Improved language sort ordering
  • Oracle support for Repository
  • Alpha Code Lists in SPSS import
  • Manage Agency Id without configured repository
  • (DDI) Limit instances of a particular item to 1 per scheme
  • Vertical Scroll bars for Concept tabs
  • Drag and Drop updates
  • Over 200 fixes and new features

Colectica 4.0

Colectica 4.0.2867 (2012-10-11)

Colectica R5 Update 2

Colectica 3.0.2272 (2012-02-27)

  • Detailed Change Log
  • Expanded metadata coverage for Series and Data Collection
  • New Item Picker
  • Rich Text/HTML formatting
  • SQL Server support
  • Active Directory integration for Repository and Portal
  • Multiple Designer local repositories per machine

Colectica R5 Update 1

Colectica 3.0.2043 (2011-07-12)

  • Bug fixes

Colectica 3.0.2035 (2011-06-24)

  • Bug fixes

Colectica 3.0.2019 (2011-05-23)

  • Improvements to the repository synchronization process
  • Automatic code and category harmonization upon import from DDI 2 and SPSS
  • Custom field definitions
  • Annotations
  • Performance improvements
  • Improved DDI 2 import
  • HTML documentation generation

Colectica R5

Colectica 3.0.1849 (2011-01-25)

Multi-user Workflows

  • Multiple users can synchronize locally-stored projects and resources with Colectica Repository
  • User-defined state designations (e.g., "Test", "Development", "Production")
  • Display differences between two versions of an item
Import and Export
  • Import from SPSS
  • Generate CSPro source code
  • Generate R source code
  • Improved DDI 2 import
  • Export to DDI 2
Standards Support
  • Broader coverage of the DDI 3 model
  • Two level DDI validation reports
General
  • Significant usability enhancements
  • Compute descriptive statistics for datasets

Colectica 3.0.1392 (2010-05-07)

  • Physical dataset management
  • Import from DDI 2 (Nesstar)
  • Usability improvements

Colectica 3.0.1268 (2010-03-15)

  • Generate PDF and RTF documentation
  • Repository access performance improvements
  • Miscellaneous optimizations and fixes

Colectica 3.0.1225 (2010-02-16)

  • New version of the CASES parser and importer

Colectica 3.0.1207 (2010-02-06)

  • Miscellaneous optimizations and fixes

Colectica 3.0.1196 (2010-02-03)

  • Usability improvements
  • Enhanced import from existing survey instruments

Colectica 3.0.1136 (2010-01-14)

  • Enable DDI 3.1 import
  • More useful display of survey instrument import errors

Colectica 3.0.1117 (2010-01-09)

  • Initial release