Release Notes

This page presents the release notes that summarize the new features, enhancements, and fixed issues for Innowera Process Runner Excel Add-in.

Innowera Process Runner Excel Add-in

4.40.16 (OCT 2020)

New Features/Enhancements

  • Process Runner and Process Runner Excel Add-in available on AWS Marketplace
    When you purchase Innowera Process Runner from AWS Marketplace, you can also download Innowera Process Runner Excel Add-in and obtain the license information with just a few clicks.
    [EXCA-964]
  • Receive notifications for updates
    When you purchase Innowera Process Runner from AWS Marketplace, the Innowera Process Runner Excel Add-in application now provides you a notification when an updated version of the product is available. To manage the notifications, you can use the Notify to install updates option under Tools > Options > Updates/Backup tab. For information about this option, Innowera Process Runner Excel Add-in Help.
    [EXCA-954]

Fixed Issues

No Fixed Issues

4.40.15 (Q3 2020)

New Features/Enhancements

  • Compatible with NCo 3.0
    You can enable Process Runner Excel Add-in to communicate with an SAP system using SAP Connector for Microsoft .NET 3.0 (NCo 3.0). When running a Process file, select Use NCo 3.0 Library in the Properties <SystemName> window > Settings tab > Advanced section. For information about the Use NCo 3.0 Library option, see the Innowera Process Runner Excel Add-in Help.
    [EXCA-881]
  • Option to remove trailing space(s)
    For a Data Extractor Process file, you can use the Remove extra space(s) for each field option in Process Runner to export the data to a text file without having white space at the beginning and end of each field value and use the Process file in Process Runner Excel Add-in. For information about the Remove extra space(s) for each field option, see the Innowera Process Runner Excel Add-in Help.
    [EXCA-904]

Fixed Issues

  • Save As option for ready-to-run Excel template file
    When you save a ready-to-run Excel template file with a different name and then try to save the original file, the error message Exception from HRESULT: 0x800401A8 is displayed.
    [EXCA-899]
  • Upload statistical records
    When you run a Process file, the statistical records are not uploaded to Innowera Dashboard if the value of SAP Message Id or SAP Message No exceeds the size limit.
    [EXCA-916]

4.40.14 (Q2 2020)

New Features/Enhancements

  • Map Excel header cell
    You can now process data to SAP using the header cell value defined in Process Runner. You can also change the header cell value defined in Process Runner from Settings > Basic > Excel cell to read header for use in mapper. For more information, see the Innowera Process Runner Excel Add-in Help.
    [EXCA-877]

Fixed Issues

No Fixed Issues

4.40.13 (Q1 2020)

New Features/Enhancements

  • Launch SAP GUI option is available for appended Process files.
    When running a chain of Process files, if you clear the Current “Launch SAP GUI” information option in the master Process file and use the chain of Process files in Process Runner Excel Add-in, you can launch the SAP GUI according to the settings configured in the appended Process files. Earlier, you could launch the SAP GUI only according to the settings configured in the master Process file. For information about how to configure the Current “Launch SAP GUI” information option, see the Innowera Process Runner Excel Add-in Help.
    [EXCA-855]

Fixed Issues

  • Behavior of “Always keep on this device” for OneDrive path corrected.
    Previously, if you selected the Always keep on this device option when the Innowera working folder was set to a path on OneDrive, the following error message appeared: “Value was either too large or too small for an Int16.”
    [EXCA-869]

4.40.12 (Q4 2019)

New Features/Enhancements

  • Data Governance feature introduced for RFM/BAPI.
    For an RFM/BAPI Process file, you can now use the Data Governance feature to validate your data according to the validation rules configured in Innowera Control Panel.
    [EXCA-829]
  • SAP system search functionality in “Logon Shortcut” enhanced.
    In version 4.40.12, while creating a logon shortcut, you can now type to search for an SAP system in Destination.
    [EXCA-825]

Fixed Issues

  • Data Extractor Process file extracts correct data if parallel threads are used.
    In version 4.40.11, when you tried to run a Data Extractor Process file using more than one parallel thread, sometimes, the data extracted from SAP was incorrect. Also, the number of records extracted from SAP was incorrect.
    [EXCA-822]
  • “Use Extended RFM” displays SAP returned messages correctly.
    Previously, when you tried to run a Transaction Process file using the Use Extended RFM option, if 1-Display only first or 3-Display All is selected in the SAP returned messages settings, the SAP return messages were displayed incorrectly.
    [EXCA-841]