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Wednesday, March 16th, 2016 at 20h47
The toolbar has been enhanced to offer additional options making it easier and faster to access specific content. A boost of performance was also added to make things go more smoothly when navigating around the interface.
Saturday, March 5th, 2016 at 18h07
Account settings is now simplified and now available to all users. Under Filters is now Blocked members, Thread filter and Category filter. Under Following is now Followed threads and Followed users. Under Your posts is now Your messages and Your solutions. Under Billing is now the subscription and invoicing information. An enhanced preview when creating messages is now available. Direct email access to communicate with a user is no longer supported. Users can communicate in private to request it. Messages by email is deprecated and soon to be replaced by something better in the expansion.
Sunday, February 14th, 2016 at 20h28
Among many new enhancements in the last week, one of the most interesting is the preview of images inside a message. Messages with images will show a thumbnail view with in-page image when clicked. Maximum number of attachments has been increased to 10 as well as file size from 1 MB to 10 MB.
Friday, February 5th, 2016 at 00h18
Simultaneous logins is now supported. Thus, you can login from various access points without affecting other connections.
Wednesday, February 3rd, 2016 at 00h00
Toolbar in the support area for the counters has been adjusted to indicate new content only. The related options have been moved at the beginning of the toolbar for standardization and priority. Search in calendar is now under Search. Likes for all messages is now under Reports. Time display is deprecated.
Tuesday, February 2nd, 2016 at 11h29
Collapsable support for "Forward a copy of this reply to these members" is now supported.
Thursday, January 28th, 2016 at 12h58
In the support area, the lists now support intelligent filtering on dropdown headers. In lists where you have a forum dropdown, only the related choices of your data will be available in the list headers. It makes it easier to know the forum(s) related to the content of the list and to filter on it/them.
Wednesday, January 27th, 2016 at 23h34
The search engine in the support area has been adjusted to allow in-page search result, thus no need to go back to the search criteria page from the result. There is also the ability to expand/collapse the form to get more options. The search is also now available to all but links are disabled for non subcribers.
Monday, January 25th, 2016 at 03h04
We enhanced the container support for external targets. Thus, users who sometimes click on a message with a right click to open in a new window will see the message to be opened within a new container. This then provides all the functionalities as desired into an unlimited number of windows supported.
Monday, January 25th, 2016 at 03h03
Anonymous access is now supported. Anonymous mode allows you to get a look and feel of the Universal Thread. You can have access to most of the content. As soon as you want to create something, you will be ask to log in, thus, to create an account if you do not already have one. Logging in with an account allows you to exchange support as well as giving you additional options, which you cannot see in anonymous mode.
Saturday, January 23rd, 2016 at 16h41
We have added the integration of Google Map for user groups and user group meetings related content. Feel free to update your user group meeting address as required.
Wednesday, January 20th, 2016 at 16h00
The phase 3 of major enhancements to the site was released today. Content publishing contains more information in various sections such as News and Jobs. Extended profile from members show a more detailed content. Support area has been simplified and enhanced at various locations.
Saturday, January 16th, 2016 at 00h35
The phase 2 of major enhancements to the site was released tonight. A lot of new enhancements in the layout for mobile devices have been added as well as several restructurations of content.
Wednesday, December 30th, 2015 at 17h42
The Widget support will be deprecated on January 15. If you have it installed on your Web site, you may adjust accordingly.
Tuesday, December 29th, 2015 at 17h00
The site, for its content outside the support area, is now mobile friendly. Most of the content publishing, such as the main page, the news, the downloads and the user group meetings is now responsive for mobile devices such as smartphones.
Sunday, November 9th, 2014 at 13:00
We have upgraded the site to SHA-256 (SHA-2) certificate. The situation should be transparent with most browsers but we encourage to keep your browser up to date. Interesting information can be found here
Wednesday, November 5th, 2014 at 15:00
When in a message related pages, you can click on Options and select "Message display with maximum width" to force the display of the message to use the maximum spacing area based on your browser window resolution.
Sunday, July 1st, 2014 at 14:11
Due to the new Canada Anti-spam Legislation (CASL), effective July 1st, 2014, we have removed the option
to email a message to a friend, the option remains for the need to email the message to you.
Saturday, June 21st, 2014 at 14:53
The site now runs under SSL for the entire site providing a higher security for the authentication
and its related data being transmitted.
Saturday, June 21st, 2014 at 14:50
If you have a favorite link to the site, you may adjust it to https://www.universalthread.com. This will resolve
a notification issue from the browser.
Saturday, June 21st, 2014 at 14:48
If you use a custom login to log in directly into the support area, such as from .NET or VFP, you need to adjust the
link to use the secure https Web site.
Saturday, June 21st, 2014 at 14:46
If you had an entry in your browser Trusted list of Web sites at http://www.universalthread, you need to adjust
it to https://www.universalthread.com.