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1     OVERVIEW / WORK NOTES When using metadata properties within Autocad drawing, empty metadata fields show up as "----". This is a known bug in M-Files Autocad add-in that has not yet been addressed. This issue is identified with M-Files 2015.3 (1...
We haven't made any changes to the module since 2015, except bug fixes. Here are the following bug fixes: #135077: MFWA: "You do not have permission to view this directory or page" when refreshing report #134686: Nothing happens when attaching report ...
1. OVERVIEW This document describes issues presented after Chronoscan Application is automatically updated. 2. IMPACTED PRODUCTS AND VERSIONS M-Files is only impacted by the use of the Chonoscan Application. M-File tools work as expected. Chronoscan app...
M-Files 2018 was made publicly available on December 13, 2017. It featured the new Intelligent Metadata Layer (IML) to provide a unified and simple interface that enables users to quickly access documents and other information regardless of the system in ...
This is a quick notice of Compliance Kit versions and what version M-Files it belongs to. Below is a summary of the version compatibilities for M-Files Server 2018 M-FILES SERVER COMPLIANCE KIT 12.0.6400.37 2.4.675.50 (CK 2015.3) * 12.0.6550.8 ...
1     OVERVIEW This is a simple procedure for deleting a version controlled documents in QMS where they have been erroneously created or are no longer needed. Typically, modifying controlled documents in QMS is restricted by a pre-defined process dictate...
Scenario: Event Viewer shows the following errors when you start the vault/bring the vault online: Error 1: The vault application is not running. Check for errors in the event log around the time the vault was last brought online. For more information...
The user guide has a chapter about installing a vault application, please see: https://www.m-files.com/user-guide/latest/eng/Applications.html?hl=install [https://www.m-files.com/user-guide/latest/eng/Applications.html?hl=install] Installing an update t...
By default custom rules gives string type of proposals in M-Files Text Analytics. For dates this can be changed by adding configuration property like the following: "normalizeAs": "Date(fi-FI;d.M.yyyy)", If the string to be normalized already happens ...
PROBLEM DESCRIPTION: * When you open Word the M-Files ribbon has most of the options greyed out * Saving Word document doesn't work if M-Files Add-in is enabled. Saving Word document results in error message: _Connect.cpp, 488, Word has encountere...
1     OVERVIEW This article is meant for M-Files Administrators. This explains one specific Dynamics 365 feature in depth: Discovery Service. If the Discovery Service (and user account) part in the M-Files Dynamics integration is misconfigured it may lea...
The M-Files Outlook add-on is part of the M-Files integration into the MS Office suite of products. It provides a ribbon along the top of the software that has M-Files actions such as "Save to M-Files" and "Save Attachments to M-Files". This add-on is ins...
_WHAT IS HAPPENING?_ When opening Outlook the following error message is shown: CoMSOutlookApplicationEventSink.cpp, 497, Unspecified error. (The Outlook data file (.pst) failed to load for this session.) (0x80004005) MSOutlookApplication.cpp, 1221, Un...
1     OVERVIEW This document outlines the ports used for the Network Folder Connector, also known as External File Repository. 2     PORTS The following ports are required for MFServer to connect to a network share with the NFC: 2.1       MFSERVER -...
SUMMARY M-Files integrates with AutoCAD and AutoCAD LT. If the version of M-Files that you have installed was released prior to the release of the AutoCAD LT version that you have installed, you may receive the following error message when starting AutoC...
APPLIES TO: * M-Files 10, 10.1., 10.2 SYMPTOMS: In some situations, M-Files Web Access interface, while logging in, may request a user to enable PDF plugin. SOLUTION: Please review the following articles about how to manage to do this: _Note: Th...
PROBLEM DESCRIPTION: When saving an email from Outlook to M-Files either through the M-Files folder in Outlook or from M-Files ribbon, user encounters error message: "SaveToMFilesThread.cpp, 181, Error loading type library/DLL. (0x80029C4A)" Cause: ...
Starting from Compliance Kit 2018, M-Files Theme Editor and ViewExtensions Add-on have been separated from the Compliance Kit package. Those are still available as separate deliveries if those are needed, but View Extensions Add-on is not supported by M...
_EDIT: The "November 2018" release of both M-Files 2018 and M-Files Online will feature a workaround for this issue and this bug should no longer be an issue. Download the updates here: https://www.m-files.com/update-mfiles [https://www.m-files.com/update...
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