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Fix list for IBM Connections 6.0 CR2

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This document lists the fixes included in IBM Connections 6.0 Cumulative Refresh 2 (CR2)


Cumulative Refreshes (CRs) consists of a set of cumulative fixes for each of IBM Connections applications. For additional information on CRs, including instructions on how to download and install, please review the Update strategy for IBM Connections 6.0 (Technote 1999492) document. IBM Connections 6.0 CR2 includes all fixes in GDPR iFix (APAR LO93917), IBM Connections 6.0 CR1 (APAR LO92189), IBM Connections 6.0 Day1 iFix (APAR LO91711) and IBM Connections 6.0 June 2017 Update iFix (APAR LO92151).

Fix Central download link for the 6.0 CR2 package (

The fixes included in IBM Connections 6.0 CR2 are listed in this table:

APAR# Component Problem Description
LO93300 Activities Corrected the problem when an activity entry is moved that has a To Do with a single assigned  user to another activity, the assigned user was being removed from the To Do.
  Activities Fixed the problem in the Connections Mobile app where Activities OAuth Follow would return a 403
LO93677 Blogs & Bookmarks & Calendar  Fixed an issue where the timezone settings were reset when accessing a Community Blogs with the Chrome browser
  Blogs & Bookmarks & Calendar  Implemented a change where the time zone in a Community blog could not be updated when using the Chrome browser
  Blogs & Bookmarks & Calendar  Enabled "follow" atom api in Blogs for Mobile OAuth Support
LO93726 Blogs & Bookmarks & Calendar Fixed the problem with the encoding of special characters and @mentions displaying incorrectly in Blogs comments in the Activity stream
  Common UI The To Do widget now displays the bizcard when hovering over a name.
LO93624 Common UI Implemented localized strings used in the navbar component for selecting new or classic homepage as the user's default.
  Communities External users can now follow a community
LO93575 Communities Fixed a problem with the Community service url where it was not properly set on the Community's edit page
LO93785 Communities Fixed the problem where the Community card was not working on external site
  Communities The title of Rich Content widget will displayed for community members. This change requires a Gatekeeper Key to enable it. Contact Connections support for instructions
  Community Italic text will now display in the Community description
  Community Fixed the problem where the Files widget could not be re-added to a community after it had been removed [MS SQL Server backend only]
LO93235 Community The H2 heading in the Rich Content widget will now be visible to community members 
  Core - Common services Corrected the problems associated when a customized context root is used for the Connections Applications
LO93535 Integration/Filenet CCM Fixed the problem with the FileNet Library widget where it would display encoded characters in the Library Titles
LO92136 Files IBM Docs event notifications are now correctly sent to users
LO90652 Files Implemented sorting of Files by 'shared'
  Files Implemented searching for File names in nested shared folders. 
LO93538 Files Fixed a problem where the Community File Icon would not download a file when clicked
LO93592 Files Wiki pages now print
LO93696 Files Fixed an issue where anonymous users with access to a public/ moderated community. Previously they could see the files list in the "Overview" tab but would not see any documents after clicking on "All Document"
LO93712 Files Corrected the behavior of navigating back from a Community Search to the Community 
LO93853 Files Implemented a detailed message when attempting to access a Private File
  Forums Documented the LCC Setting for retrieving topics and replies in Forums 
  Forums Updated the Knowledge Center with additional Forums Events
  Global Search Implemented the option to add third-party search
LO93577 Global Search Fixed a problem when the Search UI would not work when the Forums application was not installed
  Global Search Corrected a problem in the Search Typeahead OAuth API that would return a 401 in Connections Mobile
LO93875 Global Search Fixed a problem where the background Extracting file content would fail
  Global Search GDPR support for Search
LO93516 Homepage Corrected translation errors in German and French
LO93756 Homepage The Search icon now is correctly displayed on the Homepage when using the IE 11 browser
LO93792 Infrastructure/Configuration issues Implemented customized context root support for Tours
LO93903 Infrastructure/Configuration issues Fixed the problem where Groups would not be correctly sorted in Type Ahead
  Metrics - Cognos Fixed the problem in Metrics where Files views would always display 0 in the top content reports
  Metrics - Cognos GDPR: Sync personal files library's name in Metrics if a user's name was changed
LO93873 Metrics - ElasticSearch Corrected DB2 errors when migrating to ElasticSearch Metrics
LO93917 Mobile GDPR Support for Connections Mobile
LO93791 Mobile Implemented OAuth Support to Connections Mobile
LO93963 News Fixed a problem where the activity stream didn't list author's name after a migration
  News Corrected an issued with the Impersonator ID which caused events to be skipped
LO93743 News Fixed the behavior when adding a custom widget using wsadmin support resulted in it appearing on MyPage.
LO93584 News Adjusted SQL statements to match the updated data types in MSSQL 2016.
  Profiles The "Next" and "Previous" links from the Profiles Search results work correctly
LO93594 Profiles Fixed a problem where Inactive Profiles were returned in the Profile feed
  Share Box Corrected the problem where a certain sequence of steps would corrupt the Share box when using IE 11
LO93527 WidgetContainer/WidgetFramework  Expanded the default rule to allow widgets to talk back to the server they were loaded from
LO93543 WidgetContainer/WidgetFramework  Corrected an issue where timing could have resulted in a Promise not getting resolved in certain case related to loading resources
  Widget Corrected the behavior of a custom widget where it was not checking if a user had permission to customize the widget settings before sending save request
LO93287 Widgets Corrected the problem where External Users would be displayed in the Do You Know Widget
LO93628 Widgets Fixed the problem when Edit Linked Library setting would display two widgets when it was loaded first time
LO93994 Widgets Fixed the problem where additional <br> tags are added to the Rich Content Widget on Save
  Widgets The Rich Content Widget can successfully be saved when containing an iFrame
  Wikis Fixed the problem where the Document Bookmark icon would disappear after saving a wiki
  Wiki Saving a Wiki page would add empty lines via additional < /br> tags
LO93481 Wikis Fixed a LinkToWiki attachment issue in Wikis
LO93876 Wikis Corrected a navigation issue with Comments and permalinks
  Wikis Fixed a problem where Wikis crawling was causing the Search crawler to loop

Document information

More support for: IBM Connections

Component: Install

Software version: 6.0

Operating system(s): AIX, Linux, Windows

Reference #: 2016436

Modified date: 22 August 2018

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