Thru Server 9.5.1 Release Notes 28 October 2017

IMPROVEMENTS IN CUSTOM FRONT PAGE FUNCTIONALITY

  • Background image in default front page is moved from tag to specific class to prevent default background from loading/blinking in custom login pages.

  • Added processing of inline styles in custom page elements

APPROVAL EMAIL WORKFLOW

This server release implements the following Approval email feature for integration scenarios.
The feature allows external partner with Thru account to approve the documents uploaded from internal enterprise systems in case the document requires no further changes.
Approval emails are sent to internal users who are subscribed to a document folder.

The flow:
A file is uploaded to Thru server by integration code that uses predefined set of internal accounts.
The Approve button is visible in the Summary tab when the file is selected if the account in Modified By field is one of internal accounts.
Click on Approve button sends emails with approval text to an audience of Thru users who are subscribed to the notifications on a parent folder and belong to a predefined set of internal email domains.

Metadata fields can be passed to Thru server by integration code and included in approval email text.

Metadata
ApproveFileEnabled : boolean (DataType=64), enables approval feature .

Default: 0, feature disabled.

ApproveFileAllowedForModifierUserEmail : string (DataType=2). List of internal Thru account emails used by integration code to connect to Thru server.

If an account which modified the file is on the list, the file was uploaded by integration code, external customer can approve the document, and Approve button is enabled.

Emails are separated by semicolons, wildcards are supported.

Default: empty

ApproveFileAllowedForModifierUserEmail = noname@user.com; corporate.ext; *@.com.
Full wildcard * can be used to allow approval from any email.
ApproveFileNotificationEmailDomains : string (DataType=2).

List of internal email domains for users who receive approval emails when these user accounts are subscribed to the folders containing the documents.

Domains must be separated by semicolons. Default: empty
ApproveFileNotificationEmailDomains = user.com; *.partner.com

ENABLE CUSTOMIZATION OF REFERENCES TO DROPBOX IN THE SERVER UI

This setting allows to replace Thru server Dropbox™ feature name referenced in Thru Dropbox™ page, widgets and notifications by any other string.

Metadata
DropboxCustomName : string (DataType=2).

If the setting is empty Dropbox™ name is used, otherwise the metadata string is used in place.

Default: empty