Continuity Web Product Updates

Natalie Nelson Updated by Natalie Nelson

What's New to Continuity Web

Since the launch of SyncOnSet 5.0 we have been hard at work adding improvements and new features. Be sure to check this page regularly for news on the latest product updates and roll outs to our Continuity tool!

5.9.0 (February 29, 2024)

  • Episodic Reporting: the ability to generate reports across multiple episodes for traditional episodic productions
  • Report Enhancements (1 of 2):
    • Removed the Scene limit when generating reports (previously limited to 5 Scenes)
    • Additional sorting for Changes Details report (in addition to the existing Scene and Character options)
  • Additional bug fixes

5.8.6 (January 11, 2024)

  • Single Sign-On Session Management
  • Security Update: Reduced session timeout to 30 minutes
  • Improved Application Activity Recognition
  • Additional bug fixes

5.8.5 (October 10, 2023)

  • Product Switcher: Launches AssetHub in new tab
  • Support for AssetHub 4.3.0 updated login

5.8.4 (September 7, 2023)

  • Bug fixes and improvements

5.8.3 (July 28, 2023)

  • Stability & Scalability Improvements: Updated software packages
  • Stability & Scalability Improvements: Updated security code
  • Additional bug fixes and improvements

5.8.2 (April 11, 2023)

  • Subscription Expiration Banner: Banner to notify users of department's subscription status beginning 7 days before the expiration date
  • Inventory Index: Sorting, searching, and exporting fixes
  • Makeup Notes: Increased note length for improved syncing between mobile and web
  • Additional bug fixes and improvements

5.8.1 (December 13, 2022)

  • Universal Search: Performance enhancements
  • Additional bug fixes and improvements

5.8.0 (July 19, 2022)

  • EP Account: Integrated login process with EP's single sign-on

5.7.14 (January 27, 2022)

  • Bug fixes and improvements

5.7.13 (November 18, 2021)

  • Episode Selector: Ability to select/deselect all episodes at once
  • Additional bug fixes and improvements

5.7.12 (November 4, 2021)

  • Security enhancements

5.7.11 (October 21, 2021)

  • Wrap Box View: Visual indicator that an item is wrapped with another Change within the same Wrap Box
  • Wrap Box View: Ability to choose which Change an item is wrapped with
  • Wrap Box Report: Indicates which items are listed multiple times in one Wrap Box
  • Asset Index: Added Episode # and Tracking Group columns
  • Asset Report: Sort by Asset # or Tracking Group
  • Notifications: Automatically appear on top of all windows for easier identification
  • Lite Plans: Ability for Department Heads to purchase Lite Plans
  • Additional bug fixes and improvements

5.7.10 (August 26, 2021)

  • Costumes: Ability to generate the Wrap Box Report with a minimum of 1 column selected
  • Additional bug fixes and improvements

5.7.9 (August 3, 2021)

  • Script Locations: Creating and updating existing script locations
  • Script Locations: Deleting existing script locations
  • Payments: Ability to retrieve your work in case you are logged out
  • Inventory Index: Sort by Wrap Box
  • Additional bug fixes and improvements

5.7.8 (May 27, 2021)

  • Scene View: Ability to sort columns 
  • Inventory Index: Column for items exported to Asset Hub
  • Additional bug fixes and improvements 

5.7.7 (April 27, 2021)

  • Wrap Box Report: Ability to generate the report with additional information when sorted by Wrap Box
  • Wrap Box View: View items not wrapped with a Change
  • Wrap Box View: Sorting by Character Closet
  • Props Budget: Removing or deleting a Prop from Continuity is reflected in Budgeting
  • Sorting on Character View pages
  • Additional bug fixes and improvements

5.7.5 (March 9, 2021)

  • Free Trials: Implemented a free trial banner at the top of the page
  • Website opens to the most recently viewed production
  • Additional bug fixes and improvements

5.7.3 (February 9, 2021)

  • Character View: Ability to add multiple Props to Scenes at once
  • Additional bug fixes and improvements

5.7.2 (January 27, 2021)

  • Money Tracking: Delete existing Payments while editing in an open envelope
  • Additional bug fixes and improvements

5.7.0 (January 7, 2021)

  • Subscriptions: Ability to purchase a Lite Plan for low-budget Features
  • Access Menu: Updated messaging to highlight Read-Only user permissions
  • Additional bug fixes and improvements

5.6.7 (December 17, 2020)

  • Payments: Delete Payments while viewing an envelope
  • Additional bug fixes and improvements

5.6.3 (December 3, 2020)

  • Reports: Ability to generate the All Scenes, All Characters, All Props, and All Sets Reports in CSV format
  • Additional bug fixes and improvements

5.6.2 (November 17, 2020)

  • Character Types: Switch a Character's type between Principal and Background
  • Change View: Confirm when removing Items from a Change for enhanced data security
  • Sidebar Gallery: Ability to open the Photo Viewer by clicking on the Main Photo
  • Additional bug fixes and improvements

5.6.0 (October 27, 2020)

  • Custom Change Order: Ability to choose the order that Items appear within Changes and on Change Reports
  • Delete Character Modal: Improvements to formatting to better communicate the modal function
  • Actor Index: Added the ability to remove the link between a Character and Actor
  • Additional bug fixes and improvements

5.5.4 (August 4, 2020)

  • Internal Improvements
  • Additional bug fixes and improvements

5.5.3 (July 22, 2020)

  • Scene Index: Improvements to field display for Inline Edit and Edit All
  • Production Homepage: Upload an image or logo for your Production to also appear on Reports
  • Character View: Ability to toggle between viewing a Character's Personal Props and Props Closet on the Props Card
  • Additional bug fixes and improvements

5.5.1 (July 1, 2020)

  • Export Inventory: Customize the order of columns on PDF/CSV reports
  • Additional bug fixes and improvements to Scenes, Inventory, Characters, Sets, and Reports

5.5.0 (June 2, 2020)

  • Photos: Print individual photos from the Photo Viewer in the Sidebar Gallery
  • Brand Autofill: See a list of brand suggestions when creating new Costume Items
  • Export Inventory to PDF: Select specific Inventory to export as a PDF document
  • Export Entire Inventory List: Export a complete Inventory list to Asset Hub, a new season, or as a PDF/CSV document
  • Additional bug fixes and improvements

5.4.5 (May 28, 2020)

  • Props Continuity Report: Generate the report with continuity photos and capability to sort by Scene
  • Wrap Box Report: Inventory that is shared across multiple Changes will be listed with all associated Changes on the report
  • Inventory Search: Find inventory by inputting keywords in any order related to name, brand, color, or description
  • Additional bug fixes and improvements

5.4.4 (May 13, 2020)

  • Gallery Report: Customize the order of your Gallery Reports with Gallery filters
  • Scene Index: Enabled secondary sorting of scene numbers when sorting by Script Day
  • Export Inventory to AssetHub: Improved messaging to indicate when Inventory has already been exported
  • Additional bug fixes and improvements

5.4.2 (Apr 23, 2020)

  • Photos: Added next and previous arrows to the Photo Viewer
  • Actors: Create Actors inline on the Character Index
  • Actors: Fix to allow existing Actor headshots to be replaced
  • Actors: Ability to sort by Character on Actor Index
  • Characters: Optimizations to improve speed of Character Index
  • Inventory: Fix for Character field being pre-selected when creating Inventory
  • Inventory: Fix for Status, Category/Type, Storage Location having no options when creating Inventory
  • Asset Hub: Appears in the Product Switcher for linked Productions
  • Props: Fix for Props appearing incorrectly in the Budget
  • Set Dec: Ability to update and save the Type field for Set Pieces
  • Set Dec Reports: Fix for not being able to access the Wrap Box Detail report
  • Cost Report: Switching episodes doesn't redirect to the Budget
  • Bag Tags for Regular Printers Report: Report prints the back of the tag for the entire season
  • Season Data Transfer: Updates to ensure all Inventory is exported correctly
  • Additional bug fixes and improvements

5.4.1 (Apr 16, 2020)

  • Cost Report: Budget Name displays next to the Accounting Name when in Edit mode
  • Set Dec Payments: Create set pieces from Payments

5.4.0 (Apr 15, 2020)

  • Character Merge [BETA]: Merge two versions of a Character into one*
  • Activity Feed: Fix to allow continuous scrolling
  • Wrap Box and Scene View: Optimizations to improve overall page performance
  • Actor View: Print Actor Fitting Report directly from the Actor View page
  • Budgeting: Fix for navigation bar not scaling properly
  • Additional bug fixes and improvements

*Contact Support or your Account Manager if you'd like to join the Character Merge Beta.

5.3.8 (Mar 25, 2020)

  • Photos: HEIC/MOV files are uploaded and saved as JPG
  • Photos: Optimizations to uploading photos
  • Wrap Box View: Fix for same item displaying multiple times in a Wrap Box
  • Scene Gallery Report: Report generates photos
  • Shoot Date Report: Report displays all Changes
  • Additional bug fixes and improvements

5.3.6 (Mar 12, 2020)

  • Wrap Box Report: Report displays "Quantity in Box" instead of the "Quantity" field
  • Wrap Box Report: Report displays Asset #
  • Inventory: Sort enabled on most fields in the table
  • Scene Wear Notes: Fix to allow up to 1000 characters to be typed or pasted in the field
  • Additional bug fixes and improvements

5.3.5 (Feb 27, 2020)

  • Photo Viewer/Uploader: Fix for Changes/Looks tags that were missing character and episode details  
  • Sorting: Fix for Characters who have multiple numbers not sorting correctly on the Actor Index and Character Index  
  • Sorting: Fix for Characters not sorting correctly on the Character drop downs  
  • Scene Index: Fix for Principal Characters not sorting alphabetically in edit mode  
  • Gallery Search: Displays episode number in search results
  • Wrap Box View:  Fix for dropdown when trying to 'Add Existing Changes' to a Wrap Box
  • Character View Gallery: Displays episode number on photo tags
  • Look View: Fix for Look Details cards missing from Hair and Makeup Look View  
  • Edit Inventory: Fix for Character dropdown in Edit Inventory modal for Items and Props that are in a Closet

5.3.4 (Feb 25, 2020)

  • Scene Index Optimizations: New Scene Index table. The dynamic loading of the table makes load times over 4x faster! 🎉
  • Character View: Scene #, Script Day, and Shoot date column are not sortable in the scenes table
  • Inventory Tables:  Fix for "Character" column that should say "Closet"
  • Change View: Fix for Character dropdown in Create Inventory modal that showed character from previously viewed Change until page is refreshed

5.2.5-5.3.3 (Jan 28 - Feb 13, 2020)

Please be careful when deleting Characters. This action is permanent and will delete Changes/Looks and related continuity notes for the entire season. Prior to deleting we provide a confirmation modal indicating what information will be affected when deleting a character. Do not delete if you only need to remove a Character from a single episode.
  • Scene Index: Filtering by Shoot Date displays only dates in the selected range.
  • Scene Index: Background Character counts displays the count for that scene.
  • Photo Galleries: Set Dec can tag photos as “establishing”. 
  • Photo Galleries: Photos for different episodes displayed in the gallery than what is selected in the navigation. Note: If photos are tagged to just a Character the photos will appear in all episodes
  • Activity Feed: Fix for not for newly created productions
  • Activity Feed: Fix for related to photos not showing
  • Activity Feed: Fix for missing feeds when deleting entity 
  • Reports: Characters with multiple numbers displaying as TBD
  • Reports: Shoot Date Report does not display Costume Changes
  • Reports: Multiple Costume Changes appear when generating Change Detail report from Change View

5.2.1 - 5.2.4 (Jan 10 - Jan 24, 2020)

  • Character View: Add Next & Previous button on Character View
  • Character View: Add buttons for Changes
  • Scene Index: Fix for cloning Scenes 
  • Scene Index: Only display relevant characters for episode in dropdown
  • Scene Index: Proper Principal Character sorting
  • Scene Index: Unselecting Script Day
  • Scene Index: Errors when omitting Scenes
  • Scene View: Display issues for Characters
  • Scene View: Fixes to updating Script Location
  • Scene View: Additional stability fixes for Scene View
  • Inventory Index: Fix for Bulk update on Inventory Index
  • Wrap Index: Proper Wrap Box Sorting
  • Wrap Box: Stability improvements for Wrap Boxes
  • Props Report: Fixed report generation for Prop Reports
  • My Productions: Fixed redirect on My Production page to proper episode
  • Backend improvements for more reliable saving on Scene and Character Views
  • Implemented warning to remind users to save changes before navigating away while in Edit Mode (Note: please remember to frequently save your work)
  • Additional fixes to various reports and smaller usability fixes

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