This section describes the major new features or enhancements that are included in this release.
CanadaPost. Removed Unsupported Carrier Attributes
The unsupported CanadaPost service Delivered Tonight, and the special service Saturday Delivery, have been removed from the product.
ConnectShip. Outputs. PDF Format Now Supported For End Of Day Documents
PDF is now a supported format for End Of Day Manifests when operating with ConnectShip carriers. To account for formatting differences, the carriers MPX, Dicom, Spee-Dee, Eastern Connection, Cardinal Couriers and ICS Courier now have custom manifests to support this feature; these manifests are generated automatically when requesting PDF manifests for these carriers.
Updated SMI with FIPS Compliance
The Serial Meter Interface (SMI) has been updated to be FIPS compliant. Also, refer to the Possible Breaking Changes section.
This section includes items that have been raised via Support and escalated to Development for resolution within this release.
Outputs. Added Address Field Mappings
The third address line is now correctly mapped, and displays on all appropriate outputs.
This section contains information about minor changes and corrections. It can include issues raised in previous releases that have been corrected.
PB Shipping API – USPS. Resolved Account Number Issue
Resolved an issue whereby the incorrect account number was used during stamp printing. Now, the Payment Account Number is used.
Requests. Improved Treatment of Empty Items
The handling of empty content data for the PierbridgePackItemAddRequest has been improved.
FedEx Server. Updated End of Day Logic
An issue has been corrected whereby performing an end-of-day would also close future FedEx Server shipments. Now, future shipments are not closed until the day of their shipment date.
DHL International API. Resolved Rating Error
An issue has been corrected whereby the DHL International API service Domestic Express would not rate correctly.
POSSIBLE BREAKING CHANGES
This section lists all changes that have the potential to break legacy functionality. Please review the contents of this section before updating any project to understand the changes that are being made and any actions that you need to take prior to applying the patches.
- The Serial Meter Interface (SMI) has been updated to be FIPS compliant. It is no longer compatible with Windows XP operating systems.
XML SCHEMA CHANGES
The following XML Schema changes are included in this release.
For Schema Name:
- Pierbridge Group Ship Request
Added the following:
- Phone: The phone number for the receiver of the shipment.
- Email: The email address for the receiver of the shipment.
UPDATED: August 14, 2021