BMC Remedyforce 20.18.01
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|March 23, 2018||20.18.01.58.15: Patch 1 for version 20.18.01||
The following update has been made in Patch 1 of BMC Remedyforce 20.18.01.
Corrected issues: For information about issues corrected in this patch, see Known and corrected issues.
|December 18, 2017||
Enhancements available in BMC Remedyforce 20.18.01 (Winter 18):
Known and corrected issues in BMC Remedyforce 20.18.01 (Winter 18):
For information about issues that are known and corrected in this release, see.
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This section is a repository of the post-upgrade procedures that you must perform after your organization is upgraded to the latest version of BMC Remedyforce. You must perform these procedures after each upgrade and for both self-upgrade and automatic upgrade.
If you are using BMC Remedyforce permission sets to manage permissions for your users, you only have to enable new features. However, if you are using BMC Remedyforce profiles or custom permission sets to manage permissions for your users, you might also have to manually configure the updated profile-level permissions in a release. For information about configuring profile-level permissions and the conditions in which you must manually configure these permissions, see Configuring profile-level permissions for new features.
If you are upgrading from a few releases prior to the latest release, you must enable new features and configure the updated profile-level permissions in each interim release. BMC recommends that you first enable new features and update profile-level permissions in the release that immediately follows your current release. You can then enable features in each subsequent release until the latest release. For example, if you are upgrading from version 20.14.01 to 20.15.01 (Winter 15), you must first enable new features and update profile-level permissions in version 20.14.02, and then enable the new features and update profile-level permissions in version 20.15.01.
To confirm whether you have performed the post-upgrade procedures for previous releases, you can review the following table and verify the set of procedures for each release to which you have previously upgraded. The table links to topics that list the updated profile-level permissions and provides information about enabling new features in each release of BMC Remedyforce.
After the automatic upgrade to the latest version, Salesforce sets the Running User of the BMC Remedyforce dashboards to BMC Remedyforce. Because of this issue, an error message is displayed when users access these dashboards. To enable users to view the dashboards, you must configure the appropriate user as the Running User after the automatic upgrade. For more information, see Configuring the Running User of dashboards in BMC Remedyforce.
This topic provides the upgrade schedules for the listed BMC Remedyforce release version and its patches.
Last updated: March 23rd, 2018
Update summary: Due to some technical issues, Winter 18 Patch 1 will be released on March 26th, 2018. The calendar has been updated accordingly.
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To access documentation for the Winter 18 release of BMC Remedyforce, click the following links:
BMC Remedyforce Hybrid Upgrade/Patch Schedule
All dates and times listed are Eastern time (New York, USA)
- Remedyforce customers should refer to the Salesforce Trust website for any scheduled platform maintenance dates that may conflict with a Self Upgrade plan
- Remedyforce Self Upgrading will upgrade and patch your ORG to the latest version available on the date that you Self Upgrade. If a patch is released after your Self Upgrade date, your ORG will be patched to the latest version on the Automatic Patch dates unless you again Self Upgrade to the latest patch release.
- Remedyforce Automatic Upgrade dates only apply to ORGs running the latest major patched version of Remedyforce
- MyIT maintenance dates listed only apply to MyIT for Remedyforce. Refer to https://docs.bmc.com/docs/display/public/myit31/Home for MyIT OnDemand and MyIT OnPremise environments.
|March 26 - March 29||March 30||March 31 - April 5||April 6|
|Remedyforce Winter'18 Patch 1 Sandbox Self Upgrade Window||Remedyforce Winter'18 Patch 1 Sandbox Automatic Upgrade|
|Remedyforce Winter '18 Patch 1 Production Self Upgrade Window||Remedyforce Winter '18 Patch 1 Production Automatic Upgrade|
Please note that Winter 18 Patch 1 will be made available for self upgrade beginning March 26. As a result, sandbox automatic upgrade is scheduled for March 30 and production automatic upgrade has now been scheduled for April 6th. Please contact your Business Relationship Manager for any questions.