ADvendio Version 2.95 / 2.96 - Spring 2018


We are constantly extending ADvendio for you. To make sure you don’t miss any of the latest improvements and know what you have to do in order to make these features available for your whole team, we’ve created this page. Check the release notes regularly if you like to implement new features and to keep your system up to date.

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Release Notes - Version 2.95 / 2.96 - Sprint 2018-02


To install ADvendio Spring 2018 please use

Please ensure that you are not logged into a Salesforce Org where you don't wish to install ADvendio! We recommend that you either use an Incognito Window of your browser or use a different browser altogether to install new versions.


VersionTypeComponentDescriptionADvendio Ticket No.WikiHighlightRequested by customer
2.95ImprovementAccounting Interfaces

Would test your Accounting rules on one Invoice or Invoice Item - to ensure that a rule is doing what is expected? In our new version we have included 2 new buttons for you: See here how to set this up:

6.5.5. Accouting Process Testing

AD-4041x
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2.95ImprovementAccounting Interfaces

Month's end is approaching and you have to create the accounting records but don't want to wait for the scheduled job - now you can start the creation of Accounting records immediately. Read here how this works:

6.5.4 Accounting Record Creation

AD-3837x
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2.95ImprovementAccounting Interfaces, Knowledge Base

Do you love the new Standard Accounting feature - we too - therefore here is an enhanced wiki article for your:

7.6.8 Configure the Accounting Interface

AD-4004x

2.95ImprovementAccounting Interfaces, Publisher Payout

Are you using the Publisher Payout combined with the Standard Accounting Interface? Here are a new feature and a wiki article for you to ensure all credits notes from publisher payout are correctly submitted to your Accounting System, like SAP, Navision etc.:

6.5.1.4. Revenue Distribution Rules

AD-3573x

2.95ImprovementAccountsVarious changes and optimizations.AD-3962

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2.95ImprovementAd Material Management

Would like to reuse an existing Ad Material or Briefing Script to an Campaign item? We will support you in the near future - in this version we have already enhanced the data model for you. See here what's new:

4.12 Overview Ad Material Management & Creative Upload and the new 4.12.1.2 Advertising Material Data Model.

AD-4037, AD-3576x
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2.95Changes & OptimizationsAdServer Gateway / AdswizzVarious changes and optimizations.
AD-4002, AD-3980, AD-3957


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2.95ImprovementAdServer Gateway / Adswizz, AdServer Gateway / AppNexus, AdServer Gateway / FreeWheelVarious changes and optimizations. Details are listed here 7.3.2 Transfer Data from the AdServer and 4.3.6 Frequency Capping.AD-3970x
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2.95Changes & OptimizationsAdServer Gateway / AOL One (ADTECH)Various changes and optimizations.AD-4040

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2.95Changes & OptimizationsAdServer Gateway / AppNexusVarious changes and optimizations.AD-3992


2.95Changes & OptimizationsAdServer Gateway / DFPVarious changes and optimizations. 4.4.3 What are the most common error messages for our Google AdManager integration and how to fix them?
AD-3953, AD-3833, AD-3882, AD-2684


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2.95ImprovementAdServer Gateway / FreeWheelVarious changes and optimizations. 7.3.7 FreeWheel FeaturesAD-3967x
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2.95New FeatureAdServer Gateway / FreeWheelFreewheel is now a fully fledged member of the ADvendio AdServer Family - all supported Use Cases are now live and we are happy to invite our Customers to work with this advanced Video Adserver. 7.3.7 FreeWheel FeaturesAD-2827,AD-3915,AD-3967, AD-2828, AD-3987, AD-3965xxx
2.95ImprovementAdServer Gateway, Knowledge Base

Would you like know how to connect an Adserver to Advendio - here is a fully updated wikj article for you:

1.1.4 Connect ADvendio.com with Your Ad Server (Admin)

AD-3968x

2.95ImprovementAdServer Gateway, Knowledge BaseDo you need to switch from one to a new Adserver and need some tips and guidelines - follow the recommendations in the new wiki article: 8.1.6 Switch to a new AdServerAD-4021xx
2.95ImprovementAdServer Gateway, Time TargetingIn the next version we will deliver a completely new Day Part Targeting / Time Targeting for all supported Ad Server Integrations - if you would like to have a sneak preview please get in touch with Stefan.ropte@advendio.comAD-2245
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2.95ImprovementAdSpecs

Are you a Print Sales house and have ADvendio connected to a Flatplanning Solution? Here is a help full enhancement for you: Bleeding Amount now will be used also on Adspec level to give you more flexibility:

3.1.1 Ad Specs

3.1.5 Ad Type

3.1.5.3 Ad Type (Print)

AD-3855, AD-3684x
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2.95Changes & OptimizationsBooking Calendar, Media ConfigurationVarious changes and optimizations.
AD-3884, AD-3978, AD-3936


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2.95Changes & OptimizationsCampaign Item, PDFVarious changes and optimizations.AD-3986

x
2.95ImprovementCommercial Optimizer, Finance / Cancellation WizardVarious changes and optimizations.AD-3820

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2.95ImprovementCommitmentVarious changes and optimizations.AD-3943


2.95Changes & OptimizationsContent, Media CampaignVarious changes and optimizations.AD-3784


2.95Changes & OptimizationsCreative UploadVarious changes and optimizations.AD-3631


2.95Changes & OptimizationsDelivery DataVarious changes and optimizations.AD-3826


2.95New FeatureExchange / ADXVarious changes and optimizations.AD-3998

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2.95ImprovementKeyValue PresetsVarious changes and optimizations.AD-3950


2.95New FeatureKnowledge Base, Lightning Experience

Various changes and optimizations.

We updated our Wiki on Lightning Activation for you: 8.8 Activate Lightning

AD-4020, AD-4038x

2.95ImprovementKnowledge Base, SelfService

Would you like to let your customers help themselves - we love this too! Her you see a new wiki how to set up the Self Service Module: 9.2 Self Service Portal (Use Cases)


AD-4025xx
2.95ImprovementMedia ConfigurationVarious changes and optimizations.AD-3077

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2.95ImprovementMedia Configuration, Video Content

Lightning brings a better user experience to ADvendio - we hope you will enjoy the new Lightning component for Video Targeting: 4.3.4.7 Video Content Targeting


AD-3909x

2.95ImprovementPDF

Many of you like and use the Portrait PDF - therefore we have enhanced this format massively - please read here all details. Also for our Landscape PDF, we have extended the footer block to give your much more flexibility:

7.5.1.1.2 Quote Layout (Portrait)

7.5.1.1.1 Quote Layout (Landscape)

7.5.3 Overview of custom labels on PDF

AD-3139, AD-3127x
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2.95ImprovementPublisher PayoutVarious changes and optimizations.
AD-3956, AD-3959, AD-3935, AD-3754, AD-3608, AD-3351


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2.95Changes & OptimizationsReportsVarious changes and optimizations: Release and Upgrade Tips & TricksAD-3922x

2.95ImprovementSecurityWith every release the ADvendio team is working with great effort to improve system and data security. We invested many hours to ensure that ADvendio is save in any kind of security aspect.AD-2927


2.95ImprovementSettings

In spring 2018 Salesforce has changes the behavior for Global picklists / Value Sets in Managed Packages - please see here all details:

7.2.1.2 Edit Picklist Values Sets (Global Picklists)

AD-4046, AD-4039xx
2.95Changes & OptimizationsThird Party / Intermediary PayoutVarious changes and optimizations.AD-3951



To install ADvendio version 2.95.1 please use

  • this link for your Production Environment (Org) or

  • this link to install it in a Sandbox.  

Please ensure that you are not logged into an Org where you don't like to install ADvendio! We recommend that you either use an Incognito Window of your browser or use a different browser altogether to install the new versions.

Version

Type

Component

Description

ADvendio Ticket No.

Wiki

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2.95.1Changes and OptimizationsPermission SetOptimizations for the included Permission Set, which caused problems in combination with Plattform Licenses.AD-4061


To install ADvendio version 2.95.3 (Version 2.95.2 is for internal testing / Salesforce Security Review only) please use

  • this link for your Production Environment (Org) or

  • this link to install it in a Sandbox.  

Please ensure that you are not logged into an Org where you don't like to install ADvendio! We recommend that you either use an Incognito Window of your browser or use a different browser altogether to install the new versions.

Version

Type

Component

Description

ADvendio Ticket No.

Wiki

Highlight

2.95.3Changes and OptimizationsMedia Configuration, Custom JavascriptOptimizations for Custom Javascript usage with new Geo, Device & Connection Targeting.AD-4176


To install ADvendio version 2.96 please use

  • this link for your Production Environment (Org) or

  • this link to install it in a Sandbox.  

Please ensure that you are not logged into an Org where you don't like to install ADvendio! We recommend that you either use an Incognito Window of your browser or use a different browser altogether to install the new versions.

Version

Type

Component

Description

ADvendio Ticket No.

Wiki

Highlight

2.96ImprovementAd Material ManagementVarious changes and optimizations.AD-4060

2.96Changes & OptimizationsCommitmentAuto-Connect + Commitment Selector not working when Commitment Condition Record Types are disabled - no it works also when some Record Types are inactive.AD-4052

2.96ImprovementAdServer Gateway / AppNexus

To configure which pricing information will be tranfered to your Appnexus Adserver please have look to our wiki here: 

7.3.1.2 Submit Prices to the AdServer

AD-3983x
2.96ImprovementFinance

ADvendio will now use the full VAT if no VAT id number in available for the used debtor. Please take a look at our Wiki for more information:

7.6.2.1 Configure the VAT / GST Calculation

AD-3963x
2.96ImprovementAdServer Gateway / AppNexus

AppNexus Roadblock & Sponsorship is now fully supported by ADvendio. Read all the details about the new 

7.3.8 Xandr (AppNexus) Features,

3.1.5.4 How to configure formats for your Xandr related products (Ad Type) and 3.1.4.4 Billing Categories

AD-3783, AD-3698
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To install ADvendio version 2.96.1 please use

  • this link for your Production Environment (Org) or

  • this link to install it in a Sandbox.  

Please ensure that you are not logged into an Org where you don't like to install ADvendio! We recommend that you either use an Incognito Window of your browser or use a different browser altogether to install the new versions.

Version

Type

Component

Description

ADvendio Ticket No.

Wiki

Highlight

2.96.1Changes & OptimizationsPublisher PayoutAdditional Performance enhancement.AD-4056

2.96.1Changes & OptimizationsFinance / Invoicing / PreInvoice Wizard, PackagesAdditional Performance enhancements for PreInvoice creation with many package items.AD-4066


To install ADvendio version 2.96.2 please use

  • this link for your Production Environment (Org) or

  • this link to install it in a Sandbox.  

Please ensure that you are not logged into an Org where you don't like to install ADvendio! We recommend that you either use an Incognito Window of your browser or use a different browser altogether to install the new versions.

Version

Type

Component

Description

ADvendio Ticket No.

Wiki

Highlight

2.96.2ImprovementAccounting Interface

Matching Hierarchy for Accounting Rules to enable a more detailled configuration and prevent duplicate rule errors.

 6.5.6 Accounting Rule Hierarchy

AD-4072x
2.96.2Changes & OptimizationsAdServer Gateway / AppNexusVarious changes and optimizations.

AD-4079, AD-3865, AD-4089



2.96.2ImprovementAdServer Gateway / AppNexus

Enable the configuration of seamless insertion orders and augmented line-items for AppNexus. See here the details:  

3.1.5.4 How to configure formats for your Xandr related products (Ad Type)

7.3.8 Xandr (AppNexus) Features

7.7.1.5 Setup Xandr SSP and AdServer Connection

AD-3866x

To install ADvendio version 2.96.3 please use

  • this link for your Production Environment (Org) or

  • this link to install it in a Sandbox.  

Please ensure that you are not logged into an Org where you don't like to install ADvendio! We recommend that you either use an Incognito Window of your browser or use a different browser altogether to install the new versions.

Version

Type

Component

Description

ADvendio Ticket No.

Wiki

Highlight

2.96.3Changes & OptimizationsAccounting Interface

Additional Optimizations for the Accounting Rule Hierarchy

6.5.6 Accounting Rule Hierarchy

AD-4072x
2.96.3ImprovementCommitments, Media Campaign, Media Configuration

Now improvements for our Commitments allow you to configure separte discounts for product packages, which can override standard item discounts.

4.16.6 How to Manage Packages in Commitments

AD-3919

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2.96.3ImprovementCommitments, Media Campaign, Media Configuration

Matching Hierarchy for Commitments to enable a more detailed configuration. 

4.16.7 How to Manage Commitment Matching

AD-4083

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