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Fix list for IBM Connections 6.0 CR4

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This document lists the fixes included in IBM Connections 6.0 Cumulative Refresh 4 (CR4)


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 CR4 includes all fixes in IBM Connections 6.0 CR3 (APAR LO94002), IBM Connections 6.0 CR2 (APAR LO93505), 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 CR4 package (

The fixes included in IBM Connections 6.0 CR4 are listed in this table:

APAR #  Component Description
LO94114 Activities Addressed the problem where Activity ToDo events with attached or linked file did  not have correlation information when received from Connections.
LO94110 Activities Addressed the problem where some users were unable to log into Activities
LO94115 Activities, Core - Common services Improvements to the error message
Blogs Links now work correctly when clicking on a link within a Blog to a Wiki page from the Homepage flyout page
Blogs Fixed an issue where an inactive user was shown to have updated a Blog post under certain circumstances
LO94133 Bookmarks Bookmark links via snippet can be opened when in iframe
LO94120 CCM/FileNet Improved the message displayed in the Library Widget if an uploaded file size exceeds allowed file size
CKEditor Upgraded the CKEditor to version 4.7.2
LO94100 Common UI Corrected an issue where the history results in the Search panel was stealing the focus opening the panel
LO94140. Common UI Corrected the problem where In some circumstances, a GUID would be appended after the name when users are adding @mentions to CKEditor
LO94130 Common UI Fixed the problem where customizations of the Profiles widgets failed to display
Communities Corrected a typo in Dutch translation using Quick Results Search in Communities
LO94152 Communities An error is no longer generated when inviting a user to a Community
LO94147 Communities Fixed the problem where the Mail Community button did not open the mail client when using Chrome.
LO94106 Communities, Profiles General improves in Communities and Profiles
Community Calendar Correct an issue where the Search seedlist for Calendar failed in certain circumstances
LO94132 Community Catalog Reduced log noise in the isRecentlyVisitedSorting function
LO94122 Discussion Forums Addressed a problem where the Forums widget would not load for some Communities.
Discussion Forums Reduced CLFRV0235E log noise generated by Forums
LO94134 Discussion Forums Improved the error message when paging through Forum replies that the user has been logged out.
LO94102 Filenet CCM CCM Library Document thumbnail links now take the user to the Document overview page of Library Widget
Files Corrected the problem where the Share link scope UI description does not match scope API parameter used
LO94129 Infrastructure/Configuration issues Reduced log noise in Connections lookup of EXTERNAL source
LO94103 Mobile Fixed the failure to sync files when using Connections Mobile OAuth with Webseal virtual host junctions
LO94096 News Resolved an issue with certain newsletters failing to be sent involving registered third party applications
LO94124 News Fixed an issue with Followers Org update
LO94088 Profiles Umlaute letters are now displayed correctly on search by Profile By Name
LO94121 Profiles Fixed a problem where the My Links widget in Profiles displayed "&" in the link
Profiles Moved the Profiles widgets out of the Profiles app to Common to allow customization of the widgets
Profiles Fixed the problem where the "Blog link" field in Profiles was converting Blog URLs to lower case leading to "page not found"
LO94148 Profiles Blog link field in Profile changing Blog URLs to lower case leading to page not found and Remove Chat button
Profiles Remove the "Chat" button on the Profiles view if Sametime is not enabled 
Search Resolved the issue where the Recommendations widget would fail to load
LO94099 Search Upgrade to Oracle InsideOut v8.5.3 for Search
LO94119 Tags Tag Cloud now displays the most popular (most used) tags in a bigger font size
Widgets Corrected the problem where users set the browser language as "Simplified Chinese" but the Highlights widget would display in  "Traditional Chinese"
Widgets Community Widget Title customizations now display correctly in French
LO94131 Wikis Fixed an issue where if there was no other wikis page the user would not be taken to the wikis home page
LO94090 Wikis Improve Query for Wikis retriever
Wikis Fixed the problem where HTML code from a wiki page in a rich content widget was making the page unreadable.

The fixes included in IBM Connections Engagement Center included in IC 6.0 CR4 are listed in this table:

APAR #    Description
Improvements in authentication in ICEC for the user and administrator
The Static Blog widget correctly displays the address tag 
Improved the display of blockquote formatting in the Static Blog widget
Corrected an issue in Page Reader access of an ICEC page
LO94154 Corrected the problem in Print Preview for News where characters or sentences would be cut off under certain circumstances
LO94146 [IE only] Fixed the problem in the News widget where Java script errors would be displayed if a Blog entry had an image
The Ideation Blog widget will now display the latest ideas when there are multiple Ideation Blog widgets                   
LO94125 Fixed the problem where the ICEC administrator failed to authenticate under certain circumstances  
LO94149 Corrected the problem where certain widgets would not be available when ICEC Standalone was deployed with IC 6.0 CR3
[iOS mobile] Fixed the "Error loading blog Entry" problem when clicking a Blog entry in the Top News widget 
LO94126 Improvements to the blog hit count where the News widget would increase the count when viewing the ICEC portal page if News was configured to use "Selected"-"Search Latest Additions".
Corrected the problem where Javascript and CSS files were not loading in anonymous mode
Improvements to the DB script to create the XCC database with an Oracle backend on AWS RDS system 
The Highlights widget correctly displays  "Communities"- "Highlights" in  "Simplified Chinese"
General improvements to the Domain Whitelist

Document information

More support for: IBM Connections

Software version: IBM Coonections CR4

Operating system(s): AIX, Linux, Windows

Reference #: 0796156

Modified date: 19 February 2019