eLABInventory Software Updates

Based on feedback from our customers, we continuously add new features and improve the functionality of the eLABInventory. If you have any feedback or suggestions, please let our customer care team know!

Version: 80

  • Improvement: SDK plugins support version numbers.
  • Improvement: Release of documentation V2.4.
  • Improvement: Added new API calls and solved in various issues in existing API calls.
  • Improvement: Share public profile is now also removed to comply with GDPR.
  • Improvement: Several improvements in the eLAB SDK.
  • Improvement: Active Group is now automatically set when System Admin or Organisation Admin creates an account
  • Fix: ZPL label template size settings correctly loaded when editing a label.
  • Fix: Number of digits in ZPL barcode label preview corresponds to the printed number of digits.
  • Fix: Boxes with special characters in the name displayed in the Inventory Browser.
  • Fix: Support for batch sample import when pasting from MacOS.
  • Fix: User could not be removed from a group when active group was not set.
  • Fix: Support for submitting SDK plugins in IE and Firefox.
  • Fix: Link to documentation in eLABSync.

Version: 79

  • Improvement: SDK is also accessible for development of plugins in the System Admin Panel.
  • Improvement: Groups are sorted alphabetically when adding a user to a group in the System Admin or Organisation Admin Panel.
  • Improvement: Change log is available for end-users.
  • Improvement: Added indication that system messages can only contain up to 255 characters.
  • Improvement: Several security enhancement to counteract potential cross-site scripting vulnerabilities.
  • Improvement: new API call for sample expiration date.
  • Fix: Last login date in System and Organisation Admin Panel are displayed correctly according to time zone setting.
  • Fix: SDK plugin submission upload validation accepts custom plugins correctly.
  • Fix: Uploaded Files on Dashboard no longer loads a non-existent preview for non-image files.
  • Fix: Content of toast message is no longer loaded in certain popup windows.
  • Fix: SAML/SURFconext authentication no longer triggers error in certain situations.

Version: 78

  • Feature: New setting for compartments that enables the adding of sample series and the cloning, moving and importing of samples from top to bottom in a box.
  • Improvement: Improved Sample Type field validation options for text, numeric and file attachment custom fields.
  • Improvement: Paging has been added to the notification inbox.
  • Improvement: Documentation has been updated to version 2.3
  • Improvement: API now supports finding samples based on sample parent and its derived samples.
  • Fix: Validation of System Admin sample import now outputs error messages in case samples are imported to in use locations.
  • Fix: Check for already in use barcodes during the linking of an external barcode with a barcode scanner.
  • Fix: Repetitive opening of toast messages in Internet Explorer 11 and Microsoft Edge.
  • Various other minor fixes and improvements.

Version: 77.1

  • Fix: Adding new user roles could fail if a role of the same name already existed in another group.

Version: 77

  • Improvement: GET calls in the API now support more parameters.
  • Various other minor fixes and improvements.

Version: 76

  • Feature: Users can now choose which sections are included in an experiment PDF export.
  • Feature: A change log of permissions is now available for each group in the Group Permissions.
  • Feature: New API calls for retrieving samples and storage layers by its barcode.
  • Feature: New API call for bulk adding and updating sample specification (meta) fields.
  • Improvement: Page size in Sample List, Advanced Search and Sample Archive can be increased up to 200 samples.
  • Improvement: eLAB installations in the US cloud now include translations for US English.
  • Improvement: Correct validation of measurement units in the sample quantity API calls.
  • Fix: Correct styling and positioning of buttons in the popup when linking a file to a sample.
  • Fix: Deleting uploaded files from the dashboard did not always work correctly.

Version: 75.5

  • Fix: In the edit screen of a sample the quantity field could sometimes show an incorrect measurement unit.

Version: 75.4

  • Fix: A number of buttons in the journal and protocol text editor were not visible.

Version: 75.3

  • Fix: The protocol editor had a bug that prevented editing a section.

Version: 75.2

  • Feature: Support for the upcoming experiment section editor in the mobile apps.

Version: 75.1

  • Feature: Batch import of samples into multiple locations is now supported.
  • Improvement: Number of samples that can be imported at once is increased to 200 in the sample batch import.
  • Fix: Conditional fields were not shown when adding or editing a sample.

Version: 75

  • Feature: Equipment with planner is now available in eLABInventory.
  • Feature: Option “Bulk Edit” for samples in the Sample Series List is now available
  • Feature: Sample export now includes the external barcode when linked to a sample.
  • Improvement: Confirmation when deleting a sample type now includes the name of the sample type.
  • Improvement: External barcode linked to a sample is now included in the search index.

Version: 74

  • Improvement: Printing DYMO labels with two sample specification fields is now supported.
  • Improvement: Icons of reserved compartments have been updated to high resolution images.
  • Fix: Icons of moved compartments are now displayed properly.
  • Fix: Files with an extension in capitals can now be linked to a sample from the file storage.
  • Fix: Sample move operations have been made to always correctly display in the sample log.
  • Fix: Declining an invitation to join a group on the dashboard has been made possible.
  • Fix: Sample quantity API calls now properly validate different types.