Releases and Updates (April to June, 2021)

Celtx releases new features, fixes and improvements approximately twice weekly. Except where features are plan-specific, these updates reach all of our clients once released. There's no need to update your version or download anything. You're automatically updated to the newest and best version of Celtx whenever you log in.

Here you can view our release notes by date. The notes are arranged by the following categories:

  • New Features: A self-explanatory title, under this heading you'll find new features, large and small. 
  • Fixes and Improvements: These include bug fixes, internal issue fixes, and improvements made to help our features perform better or pave the way for future features.
  • Optimization: These include internal optimization fixes to things like load times, storage, etc.
  • Removed: On the rare occasions where we sunset an older feature or function, it will be listed here.
  • Security: Occasional security updates will be listed here.

Every release always includes a number of smaller fixes and changes to improve the Celtx experience for all users. 

If you're interested in a particular feature you can use ctrl/cmd+F to search the page. Remember, you can always submit bugs and suggestions for improvements to our support staff at any time.

 

 

Release Notes 2021-05-11

Fixes & Improvements

  • Budget: fixed an edge-case calculation issue with the Fridge Report
  • Cart: fixed a messaging issue for user that have a pre-existing payment option
  • Index Card App (Android/iOS): fixed an issue were some users were having trouble logging in
  • Index Cards: fixed an issue where it appeared users with read-only permissions could rearrange tags
  • Media Library Tool: updated all instances with the same user interface
  • Multi-column AV (Sides): fixed an issue where text stylings was causing duplication in the Video Column of Sides
  • Script: improved support for externally-formatted content pasted from the Clipboard
  • Sharing Dialog: minor UI improvements to the 'shared with' tags

 

Release Notes 2021-05-07

Optimizations

  • Script Editor (Chrome): Introduced significant performance improvements to the script editor (especially noticeable in scripts >60 pages)

Fixes & Improvements

  • Account Settings: relocated 'Payment Info' and 'Organization VAT' from the Settings Page to the Plan Page (locating all billing-related info in one place) would result in a tab crash
  • Budget: improvement the visibility of budget items by defaulting categories with values to an 'expanded' view
  • Catalog Import: Improved Catalog Import Tool to facilitate the import of Episodic Master Catalogs
  • Multi-Column AV: fixed an issue where a if a user had the format type dropdown menu open in Storyboard while another user was typing, the menu would close on its own
  • Onboarding: fixed an issue where, if a user was invited to Celtx via the collaborator invite, the onboarding welcome screen wouldn't load until the user refreshed their page or started their second session
  • Spellcheck: fixed an issue where an unreasonably long string of characters passed through the spellchecker
  • Stripboard: fixed an issue where sorting by Dramatic Day or by Duration was not functioning as expected

 

Release Notes 2021-05-06

New Features

Cast & CrewDecoupled cast, crew, and vendors from the asset catalog–giving them their own view. Added several handy features to cross-link actors and background performers with characters and extras. Custom Departments for Crew will now have their own top-level navigation in the Cast & Crew library. The Cast & Crew library's main view now has contextual, category-specific columns.

 

Release Notes 2021-04-28

Improvements & Fixes

  • Permissions: fixed an issue where if a user had "read-only" permissions on the script and "write" permissions otherwise, the catalog would be set to "read-only"
  • Permissions: fixed an issue where if a user had "read only" or "hide" permissions on the Budget, the catalog would be set to "read only"

Release Notes 2021-04-13

Performance

Game & VR: a basket of minor improvements to enhance the overall speed of the storymap and related dialogs.

 

Release Notes 2021-04-07

Fixes & Improvements

  • Shot List: fixed a minor issue where the loading indicator continued while a read-only user accessed the document
  • Schedule: fixed a small issue where the "complete" checkbox would seem to be active for read-only users
  • Call Sheets: maximum recipients of call sheet distribution increased to 100

 

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