Predator PDM

Predator PDM

Release Notes

Improvements & Bug Fixes

NOTE: v11 requires Windows 10, 8, 7, Vista, XP, 2016 Server, 2012 Server, 2008 Server or 2003 Server.

September 8th, 2017 – Predator PDM v11.0.176 is released

Predator PDM v11.0.176 has been released. This minor release improves the following:

  • Improves SaveAs API with URLs
  • Fixes a bug with the -hidedatabase command line argument
  • Fixes a bug with the -viewvaultitemdialog command line argument
  • Fixes a bug with saving reports

July 15th 2017 – Predator PDM v11.0.174 is released

Predator PDM v11.0.174 has been released. This minor release adds FIPS compatibility while fixing a couple of issues.

Refer to the following improvements:

  • Improves FIPS compatibility with Predator FLM v11.0.0.2
  • Improves part serial number permissions
  • Improves importing manufacturing and quality requirements
  • Improves online help
  • Improves PDM APIs
  • Fixes a bug with running reports from View Components
  • Fixes a bug with editing custom fields
  • Fixes a rare bug with assigning icons to custom commands

May 12th 2017 – Predator PDM v11.0.169 is released

Predator PDM v11.0.169 has been released. This minor release adds a few new features while fixing a couple of issues.

Refer to the following improvements:

  • Simplified initial database creation
  • Improves international language resources
  • Improves New Events Touch refresh when switching machines
  • Improves New Events Touch default font color
  • Fixes a bug with initial database creation

May 10th 2017 – Predator PDM v11.0.168 is released

Predator PDM v11.0.168 has been released. This release includes the following improvements:

  • Adds Windows Authentication as a global password option
  • Adds New Users with Windows Authentication support
  • Adds Edit Users with Windows Authentication support
  • Adds Importing Users with Windows Authentication support
  • Adds Return toolbar button to shop floor view
  • Improves New Events Touch refresh when switching machines
  • Improves New Events Touch default font color
  • Improves switching back to Predator passwords
  • Improves Online Help
  • Improves Password recovery mode
  • Improves language resource file loading
  • Improves Attach command to prevent overwriting existing files
  • Fixes a bug with Assigning Permissions within standard PDM
  • Fixes a bug with FLM licensing on Windows 10, 2012 Server and 2016 Server

NOTE: The above FLM licensing fix requires Predator FLM v11.

February 19th 2017 – Predator PDM v11.0.167 is released

Predator PDM v11.0.167 has been released. This minor new release includes several enhancements.

Refer to the following improvements:

  • Adds History Report filter dialog within View Vault
  • Improves PDM APIs when used with Predator DNC
  • Improves Importing new vault items to support statuses
  • Improves LogOut toolbar button for better security
  • Improves International Language Resource loading
  • Fixes a bug when renaming a file that is checked out
  • Fixes a bug with Part Serial number wizards
  • Fixes a bug with the New Work Center wizard

NOTE: We still have an FLM licensing problem with Windows 10, 2012 Server and 2016 Server.

February 3rd 2017 – Predator PDM v11.0.162 is released

Predator PDM v11.0.162 has been released. This major new release includes hundreds of new features and enhancements.

Refer to the following major improvements:

  • Adds Complex Vault support
  • Adds Sign Off and Recent History reports
  • Adds Filter By and Expand All functions
  • Adds File List view vs. Tab view
  • Adds Next and Previous file functions
  • Adds Release Vault Item shortcuts
  • Adds Navigate to Source and to Reference functions
  • Adds Save As and Move functions
  • Adds Undo Checkout function
  • Adds Unreleased and Password vault options
  • Adds Delete if Released and Read Only vault options
  • Adds Multiple ECN options
  • Adds Rename file wizard
  • Adds Machines per PC wizard
  • Adds Shop Floor Vault Item File Copy dialog
  • Adds Part Serial Numbers – Enterprise Only
  • Adds Custom Fields – Enterprise Only
  • Adds Manufacturing Requirements – Enterprise Only
  • Adds Quality Requirements – Enterprise Only
  • Adds New Events Touch – Enterprise Only
  • Adds New Multiple Monitor support
  • Adds New Toolbar buttons
  • Adds Complex Predator Passwords – Enterprise Only
  • Adds Active Directory Password support
  • Adds Microsoft Access 2016 and 2013 support
  • Adds Microsoft SQL Server 2014 support
  • Adds Oracle 12 support
  • Adds Windows 2016 Server support
  • Adds Windows 2012 Server support
  • Adds Windows 10 support
  • Adds several new command line options
  • Adds New Importing components
  • Improves PDM APIs
  • Improves Shop floor View
  • Improves Get, Check In and Check Out dialogs
  • Improves History and User reporting
  • Improves New, Edit and Revise vault item wizards
  • Improves Release and Rollback vault item wizards
  • Improves Change Manufacturing Status wizard
  • Improves Change Quality Status wizard
  • Improves Permissions and Working folders
  • Improves CFR21.1 support
  • Improves New and Edit User wizards
  • Improves New and Edit Vault wizards
  • Improves Vault Viewing with several new options
  • Improves Importing components and attachments
  • Improves Select PC per Machine wizard
  • Improves Performance
  • Improves International Language Resources
  • Improves Online Help
  • New Install

NOTE: We still have an FLM licensing problem with Windows 10, 2012 Server and 2016 Server.