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Learn what's new or changed in Live Chat 21.3, including new features, urgent issues, documentation updates, and fixes or patches. 

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Date

Summary

Reference
January 29, 2024

This patch includes the following enhancements: 

  • Automatically redirect the chat request of users to BMC Helix Virtual Agent UI.
  • After configuring the authorization patterns, when you enable MSP for Live Chat, the system asks for user authorization.

Issues that were fixed and issues that remain open

21.3 patches
September 5, 2023

Issues that were fixed and issues that remain open

21.3 patches
June 15, 2023

This patch includes the following enhancements: 

  • Automatically redirect the chat request of users to BMC Helix Virtual Agent UI.
  • Update to latest version of OpenJDK 17.0.6.
  • Update to latest version of Apache Tomcat 9.0.73.

Issues that were fixed and issues that remain open

21.3 patches
January 23, 2023

Issues that were fixed and issues that remain open

21.3 patches
December 20, 2022

Issues that were fixed and issues that remain open

21.3 patches
September 2, 2022

This patch release includes the following update:

  • A notification is displayed when an agent is disconnected from a chat session and does not join within the timeout period. 
  • Chat sessions are released in the queue for reassignment when an agent is disconnected.
  • A notification is displayed to specify the SLA timeout. Default time is 5 minutes.

Issues that were fixed and issues that remain open

21.3 patches
August 1, 2022

This patch release includes the following update:

  • Placeholder text in canned text for the agent or the end user's screen name.
  • Chat session queue position and wait time can be calculated based on the overall queue or company. 

Issues that were fixed and issues that remain open

21.3 patches
May 23, 2022

This patch release includes the following update:

  • Placeholder text in canned text for the agent or the end user's screen name.
  • Chat session queue position and wait time can be calculated based on the overall queue or company. 

Issues that were fixed and issues that remain open

This patch is available for SaaS subscribers. 

21.3 patches
March 23, 2022Issues that were fixed and issues that remain open21.3 patches
February 8, 2022Issues that were fixed and issues that remain open21.3 patches
January 5, 2022

Containerized deployment of Live Chat with BMC Helix Innovation Suite and Service Management applications.

This patch release includes the following update:

  • Agents are notified when their chat session times out.

Issues that were fixed and issues that remain open

21.3 patches
November 19, 2021

This patch release includes the following update:

  • Modify the log levels by changing the Log4j configuration in Virtual Chat Administration Console.

21.3 patches
October 4, 2021

Live Chat version 21.3 is released. This version includes the following enhancements:

  • Open the ticket window after a chat is closed or abandoned.
  • View previous assignees or status changes to a chat session.
  • Identify a unique live chat session by using the chat session Id in the logs.
21.3 enhancements


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