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Connect Dev Notes: 30 October 2013

Created: 30 Oct 2013 • Updated: 14 May 2014
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Updates deployed to the Connect production servers as a result of the code sprint that ended 29 October 2013.

User Facing: Desktop

  • Updated configuration to allow voting by anonymous users.
  • Changed voting process in forums to ask "Was this helpful?" to get a better idea of which posts are helping users with their problems.
  • Added the ability for contributors to add their Google+ ID to their user profile. This enables the display of user information in search results. Learn more here:
  • Added the ability to filter search results by post date.
  • Modified our workflow system to enable forum posters to save drafts of their not-quite-ready-for-prime-time posts.
  • Updated the subject lines in email notifications for solved forum posts to be more intuitive, e.g. 'Solved: Title of Post [Group Name] Symantec Connect Community'
  • Updated subject lines of all email notifications to be consistent and hierarchical, e.g: '"Title of Post" [Group Name] Symantec Connect Community'