Changelog - Release Notes - Rankedin

Release Note:

Version 4.58

29 September 2022

Major changes

  • 14-day trial period for PRO Players' plan 
  • Split the Matches section at Player Profiles into two parts: Upcoming and History

Smaller changes

  • Communication campaign about upcoming PRO Players' plan

Version 4.57

22 September 2022

Major changes

  • Events: Regulations are inside the INFO tab, not a separate entry at the main menu
  • Added button "Buy license" on Organization Page
  • Player Profile: Default Rating is set to the one for which the last match has been played for
  • Tournaments: Team Championship - show at draws the Court and Date for earliest match 

Smaller changes

  • Tournament: Regulation Window at Edit step - possibility to enlarge it
  • Rating: RD (Rating Deviation) - update it weekly
  • Player Profile: Opponents Tab - show only one row of values and remove the first column

 

Version 4.56

14 September 2022

Major changes

  • Tournaments: The Premium plan for tournaments​ 
  • Kids under 13 should not be shown at Ranking​ - new ranking setting
  • Team League: Added possibility to select "Walkover" or "Not played"​ as a match outcome
  • Communication campaign about upcoming monetization model for Players 

Smaller changes

  • Bugfix: Team League and Championships -  order of the Players at Team Manager settings vs Info Page​
  • New Pricing Page​
  • Player Profile: Players should not see match time if the schedule is in "not published" state

 

Version 4.55

27 July 2022

Major changes

  • Calendar Page: Filters - a new one and store in the browser cache what is selected​ 
  • Players: PRO Monetization plan ​ 
  • Calendar Page: New Design has been introduced

Smaller changes

  • Bugfix: Team League: Owners of ranking with permission will receive an email when their ranking is used in the event

 

Version 4.54

29 June 2022

Major changes

  • Tournament: If in Active and admin decide to regenerate draws again, don't change the State​ of the event
  • Tournament: Refactor Tournament Admin pages to BS4(new design) Vuejs SPA​

Smaller changes

  • Integrations: Connect ChargeBee and Mollie
  • Tournament: Currency - fix characters, sort currencies alphabetically, add Czech Koruna
  • Move CL TN TL event initiator to admins table
  • Rating Engine Optimization

 

Version 4.53

30 May 2022

Major changes

  • Sign up for a newsletter - when creating an account and from the pop-up
  • Email prioritization and distribution - transactional emails are the highest priority
  • Add Result (post a score) - user got the ability to enter a private match result​
  • Rating Per Sports - one Global Rating per sport​ and for Federations
  • Tournament Sort Players by Sign-in Date + If a player is moved between classes, the system should memorize his sing date
  • Tournament: Admin can decide if to send an email to all participants or selected class
  • Tournament: Ranking points of each Player are added to the "Download Players List" at Team Championships classes

Smaller changes

  • Tournament: Add pop-up info if the user tries to edit player payment for an event without payment turned ON

 

Version 4.52

27 April 2022

Major changes

  • General: New Navigation - Mobile First design and to Logged in user Oriented: Top Nav, Bottom Nav, Search, Menu, Breadcrumb, Event Header
  • Player Profile:  Events Tab:  Joined - for a Team League add a new line with info about the Team and Division the players have participated in​
  • General: New Email template is implemented

Smaller changes

  • General: Refactor DB access layer 
  • General: Refactor Register, Login into SPA​ so that it can be included in PWA
  • General: PWA for Landing, Login and Register pages​ has been created
  • Performance: Matches tab: Implement materialized (persistent) view to optimize player matches (upcoming/finished)​
  • Disaster recovery: Active/Critical Passive failover solution: DB, Main Website Geo-Replication and Azure Front door​
  • Refactor pages to vue.js​ so that they can get a new Navigation layout
  • General: create an infrastructure for advert pop-ups
  • Team League: Add the possibility to select w.o. , Ret, Dis, "not played"​ - (Back-end only)

 

Version 4.51

14 March 2022

Major changes

  • Player Profile: Combine into one Upcoming and History tabs at Player Profile
  • Player Profile: "New match" indicator​ - Real-time notification at the "Matches" tab every time when a new match appears
  • Rating: Turn ON Rating for all Org/Clubs by default if they have at least one match
  • Player Profile + Ranking:  Detailed info about Ranking Points from each event  under Player Profile and Ranking Page​
  • Search: show more accurate results, especially for events and according to players Sport and Country​
  • General: Fonts were increased on the mobile version of the page to improve UX
  • Team League: autoselect pool to which visitors belong, improve sort order of the pools and  don't show empty pools​

Smaller changes

  • Club League: Add the "Edit" button to the bottom of the Page​
  • bugfix: CL, TN, TL - add Players and Teams links in places where the link was missing​
  • bugfix: Organization page: Asterisk on the player's names on the club members page​

 

Version 4.50

09 February 2022

Major changes

  • Team League: Player can't be added to Lineup if he doesn't have a valid License
  • Team League: Rating is added to the tabs: Standings, Clubs, Teams, Matches
  • Club League: Rating to be shown at the Club League Tabs: Rating, Newest Results​
  • Player Profile: Mobile View - Upcoming, History and Follow tabs are bigger icons and font. The behavior has changed, now they stick to the bottom 
  • Publish Events on Calendar - each event type got a toggle switch button to publish it or unpublish from the official Rankedin calendar

Smaller changes

  • Rating: if players are compared, the skill graph is not scrollable but fits to screen width
  • Team League: when a new season is created by Coping previous, the draws are "Not published" 
  • Team League: "End Date" is added in the "Create new Team League Season" pop-up
  • Team League: reuse the contact admin component 
  • Rating: Win prediction in percent - engine 
  • Performance: Refactor DB access layer​
  • bugfix: Americano: (iOS APP and browser ) - users are able to go back with the "Back" button​
  • Calendar: filter "All latest" is changed to "Dates" 

 

Version 4.49

18 January 2022

Major changes

  • The "Contact Admin" button on the event page would carry extra info to be added in the Chat​
  • TL: add Rating to the Team League pages - Matches Tab at Event Page and Match Result Details Page​

Smaller changes

  • Sys. Admin Panel: new reports - stats - events, players​
  • Americano to show at Events list under Play Profile - Joined and Organized​
  • Player Profile: WO matches are marked properly on the History list
  • Tournaments: remove validation for editing class dates when TN is active​
  • Rating: Distribute ratings in CL on an equal amount of space between each pool
  • Rating: don't show ratings for players who don't belong to that age category anymore
  • bugfix: Americano(iOS APP and browser ): Not able to go back with the "Back" button​
  • bugfix: Profile: don't show in history matches with BYE, matches as a w.o. should be marked

 

Version 4.48

22 December 2021

Major changes

  • Mobile: Sub-menus - don't stick them to the Top of the page on mobile​
  • Mobile: Draws Elimination type - turn OFF compressing/expanding when scrolling to the right/left​
  • Rating: Engine to be Incremental
  • Club League: Rating to be shown at the Club League tabs: Pools, Players, Standing, Result​
  • Standings for Round Robins: H2H rule has been improved to decide the Group Winner

Smaller changes

  • performance: convert Team League pages into vue.js
  • Rating: possibility to turn it ON per nation
  • Email: template for Americano to be improved
  • Team Championships: Redirect all users to the Event page after clicking the "Back" button in entering result page​

 

Version 4.47

13 December 2021

Major changes

  • Rating - showing the Rating at Player Profile - NEW Opponents Tab
  • Tawk.to - Support Chat is visible only for the events admin
  • Rating - Rating for Junior and Seniors Age categories - should be shown only for those who classify for those group​
  • Club League - Standing and Seeding: All CL upcoming and active events - not to duplicate doubles pairs
  • Player Profile: Events Tab -  Joined + Organized ​
  • Sub-menus - don't stick them to the Top of the page on mobile​
  • Draws browsing - don't shrink or expand

Smaller changes

  • Performance: move Team League to Vue.js technology
  • Americano Pop-up - self advert 
  • Performance: Team League index tab page calls to .Net Core 
  • Activity Log - Clube League is added
  • Tournaments:  Ask for consent - by Default is ON​

 

Version 4.46

17 November 2021

Major changes

  • Team League - Home Team Admin and Captain can change the date, time and location of the match​
  • Rating - show players Ratings at Tournaments
  • Rating - change in a value presentation - two-digit numbers, not four-digit numbers
  • Rating - assign initial starting rating points according to the number of Pools at Club League
  • Allow admins to access TN, CL, TL activity​ LOG
  • New email template
  • New Chart component and charts style

Smaller changes

  • Performance: Update Live.API .net Core version to 3.1​
  • Club League: Standings under Club League Pools - design improvements 
  • Team League: end date is mandatory when creating events
  • Tournaments: don't show the player middle name at any of the tabs
  • Americano: change the color of the match if the result is entered and don't scroll to the top after entering the result​
  • The middle name edit option is removed from Player Settings
  • Rating - RD is calculated weekly and the new CAP limit for RD
  • bugfix: TL: Deleting round matches bug​
  • bugfix: Player Proifle - End date for TL 
  • bugfix: Americano: New Americano events not loaded after clicking back
  • bugfix: Americano: Copied event does not show selected club in the pop-up​
  • bugfix: Americano: long name bug
  • bugfix: missing translations 
  • bugfix:  Tournaments: Matches scheduled on nonexisting time slots​
  • bugfix:  Player settings: Not able to remove the SPIN number​

Version 4.45

02 November 2021

Major changes

  • Americano - new gameplay type added to Rankedin
  • Download Players list - the Home Club name of the players has been added to the export file 

Smaller changes

  • Team League - Team Points - change in the default scoring method
  • "Send mail to all participants" improvements - Admins will receive the emails sent
  • SSO - if a player deletes himself is removed from SSO if not registered on other subdomains
  • bugfix - Team League - Added team matches should be inserted in the same round​
  • bugfix - Team League - End Date must be defined
  • Live.API changed to new Core version 3.1
  • Make a Ranking type "with permission" as a default one when creating a new Ranking or Organization​
  • Footer - Club League PDF is added
  • Team League - validate on start if Levels has been selected if played towards the Ranking
  • Apex Chart Integration
  • bugfix: Club League - Pools preview issue
  • bugfix: Doubles - send emails to all participants 

Version 4.44

30 September 2021

Major changes

  • Ranking - Add "Class" name right after the tournament name on a page "participant points details"​
  • Tournament -  If payment is done by Stripe, then players can't Sign Off but need to ask an Admin for approval
  • Email - Improved the design of the e-mail with an invitation to play as a partner in Doubles
  • Follow - Teams from the Team League or Team Championship can be marked with the "Follow" button
  • Ranking - Added the ability to select ranking points for the Team Championship
  • Team Championships - added the ability to define match type and age category

Smaller changes

  • Search improvements - tournament are listed on the top of the search result page​
  • bugfix - Tabs "Upcoming" and "History" at Player profile were missing at Android APP​
  • bugfix -  Tournaments: Selecting ranking level on the finished event (only by Ranking owner)​
  • Teams list is removed from Player Profile Menu
  • Price List page design changes 
  • bugfix - Donate - Spinner 
  • Club League - tab "matches" has been removed
  • Disable lazy loading - tournament service​
  • Changing TN Class age group for the already generated match should update the age group for the matches​
  • Calendar: event images were too high
  • bugfix - Team League -  Adding a new team or match will not create a new Round, matches will be added to the last Round
  • bugfix - Bookmarks - 3 dots menu was not responding on mobile view 
  • bugfix - generating standings for Team Championships, match finish validation, double ranking points on standings 
  • bugfix - send an email to all participants for a Doubles class
  • bugfix - Chat - chat selection should close the menu
  • bugfix - Team League - visitors can open the Team detailed result info page (lineup + result)

Version 4.43

23 September 2021

Major changes

  • Rating - A skill level measurement launched in Norway
  • Club League - new option to move players between rounds. Now you can go up to 2 groups UP / DOWN after just one round.
  • Club League - Management Panel - added "Adjust" button to equalize the number of players in groups while maintaining the seeding entered
  • Club League - Management Panel - UX / design improvements for the "4.Players" page
  • Club League - UX and design improvements for "Pools" and "Results" tabs
  • Ranking Levels - 4 new predefined levels added, suitable for Elimination draw-type
  • Tournament - settings for each class "Draw Settings - Pools (Round Robin) Standing Calculation"
  • Improved layout of the INFO tab on the Tournament Page (design)
  • Chat Improvements - Pressing the Enter button does not send the message
  • Chat improvements - messages that have not yet been read have the appropriate marker
  • Chat improvements - the mobile version opens the chat immediately after clicking on a new conversation
  • Organization Website - UX / Design Improvements
  • Tournament: Move players from Stage 1 (EL, QD, MRR) to Stage 2 immediately after entering the result. If he plays in groups, the groups promote the players independently of each other.

Smaller changes

  • Player Profile - adding the possibility to edit the phone number
  • Deleting players - if a player deletes his account, he will be deleted in the SSO database and can create a new account with the same email
  • SSO - the user can register again with the same phone number
  • When setting up a new account, a middle name is not required
  • Tournament: possibility to present the prize on the tournament main page
  • Team League: when setting up the team Line-Up for the match, you will see information if the player does not have a Federation license
  • bugfix - Club League: stop showing empty groups
  • bugfix - Chat: incorrect message sorting
  • bugfix - Stripe payment, if an item is removed from the player's payment history, they will be prompted to pay again if they sign up again

 

Version 4.42

25 August 2021

Major changes

  • Remembering the link - return to the tournament website after registration or logging in
  • Single-button to register on the tournament page, click to go to the page with the list of classes
  • "Follow" - Your personal bookmark list (quick access to your favorite places) + Donate
  • Bowls - a new sport added to the Rankedin, E-Referee and SportCam lists
  • Create a new organization - Country is required
  • Club League - Added pagination to speed up the loading of the league page
  • Performance Improvement - Static player data in Redis cache

Smaller changes

  • Team League - Information about the lack of a license is visible on the Teams Page
  • Country Edit is added to the Organization Manager

 

Version 4.41

15 July 2021

Major changes

  • Accept Online Payments with Stripe - Player Financial Summary Page - for more details please check The User Manual: Accept Online Payment
  • Accept Online Payments with Stripe - All Players and Payment Page - for more details please check The User Manual: Accept Online Payment
  • Team League - New Setting to define the rules for the Order in Division Standing table
  • Club League - load speed improvement
  • Team League - option to set one of the Individual matches as "not played" 

Smaller changes

  • bugfix - Tournaments - share and print button at "Draw" tab
  • bugfix - logos with transparent backgrounds are shown properly 
  • bugfix - The "Advanced" settings in the step 1 tournament are visible without clicking on the button
  • Improved speed and performance - Redis Cache
  • bugfix - Tournaments - qualification draw, match not marked as a finished after substitute BYE with a player 
  • bugfix - "Thumbnail" image included in Facebook posts​
  • performance - Disable Lazy Loading for Entity Framework (Core)​
  • bugfix - Chat - users with no chat history
  • bugfix - Tournaments - Download Standings - partner is shown on the list for doubles
  • bugfix - Tournaments - Currency search bug
  • bugfix - player profile statistics vs selected ranking
  • bugfix - Player Profile - membership status "active" with no date
  • bugfix - Tournaments - the wrong country was shown in Step 1. Edit

 

Version 4.40

01 July 2021

Major changes

  • Accept Online Payments with Stripe - for more details please check The User Manual: Accept Online Payment
  • Player License Management for Clube League
  • Team League - a new setting at step "7.Draws" that allows to publish or hide draws (match list) 

Smaller changes

  • Tournament  - Show at step 3.Classes table: Participate Limit and Age Control
  • Team League - when creating a new season system will ask to provide a name, dates
  • Team League - changing the date of the match would change the expiration date for Ranking points
  • bugfix: Tournaments - accept all Invitations at finished events
  • bugfix: the sponsor's logo is displayed according to the country of the event
  • bugfix: request demo link fix
  • bugfix: Club League - players can't edit a match that is confirmed by an opponent
  • bugfix: Team League - list of the players at Team Manager was too long
  • bugfix: Membership dates and status on Player Profile
  • translation: missing keys for Membership and Played Matches at Player Profile
  • bugfix: Round Robin standing for Doubles had a wrong link
  • bugfix: Back button has the right link from the Substitute page
  • bugfix: Tournaments - Currency search bug

Version 4.39

26 May 2021

Major changes

  • Player Profile  - new tab "Memberships" with information about affiliation and expiry date
  • Organization Calendar  - one line in the calendar for the Team League (not for every round as it was so far)
  • All events type  - new setting in 1.Edit step - selecting the club that organizes the event

Smaller changes

  • Tournament  - smaller sponsor logos
  • Club League - improved technology to improve the performance (Pools to Core)
  • bugfix: Tournament - bad design for Doubles at Round Robin standing 
  • bugfix: License Pop-up - improved X button
  • bugfix: Organization Calendar when clicked "See more" will list all Upcoming and Finished events 
  • bugfix: Tournament - removed Reset button

Version 4.38

12 May 2021

Major changes

  • Team League - creating a new season by copying the previous league
  • Team League - add new Team match at any time from ( step "7.Draws") 
  • Team League - add or remove Teams at any moment ( step "3. Teams")
  • Club League - each tab has a unique link and can be shared independently 

Smaller changes

  • Club League - increasing speed and efficiency
  • Live Scoreboards - increasing speed and efficiency
  • Translation table validation - the system will not allow saving empty strings
  • Tournament Activity - new events are tracked in the change history log
  • bugfix: Team League - Team Page and join button issue if the logo was too big
  • bugfix: DB matches type discrepancy
  • bugfix: Dev environment optimization
  • bugfix: Embedded pages would follow selected language
  • bugfix: Generating draws is closing the global close sign and each class as well
  • bugfix: Team League - the teams which don't have a Home Clube selected are grouped as a "No home club"

 

Version 4.37

21 April 2021

Major changes

  • Team League - team players can make a lineup for their opponents
  • Tournaments - the ability to close registration for classes independently (not only all at once)
  • Tournaments - age control of players during sign-in. The system will automatically check if the player meets the age requirements.
  • Tournaments - new setting to ask players for permission to share their phone number, email, date of birth with the organizer
  • Tournaments - the list of players downloaded at 4.Players step includes email, phone number, date of birth (if the player agreed to share them)
  • Tournaments - the list of players downloaded at 4.Players step includes player Sign in date and time and payment date 
  • Tournaments - setting the limit of the number of players who can register for a given class. For doubles games, this is a pair (Teams) limit.

Smaller changes

  • SignalR - moved to external service (Live API, E-Ref services)​
  • Team League - added buttons to Enter Results in 7. Draws step and refactor "in Play" label 
  • New "Site under maintenance" page​ layout
  • bugfix: Team League - correct location is shown at 5. Divisions
  • bugfix: Club League - deleting all players from pools will not break a Round
  • bugfix: Ranking Manager - "Action required" label is shown at right events
  • bugfix: Accept invitation should trigger Join functionality​
  • bugfix: Players profile stats calculation to be triggered when the new year comes
  • bugfix: Tournaments: "Show standings" wrong validation​
  • bugfix: Round Robins - Video icon not shown in draws section after stopping the stream​
  • bugfix: Times are not shown for Bye vs Bye matches​
  • bugfix: An improved way of calculating standings for Qualification and Elimination draw​
  • bugfix: system daily backups​
  • bugfix: draws wizard - improved labels and buttons
  • bugfix: Team League - hide "ends" from event header 
  • bugfix: Home Club synchronization with Book247 
  • bugfix: Club League - Doubles substitute problem 
  • bugfix: Tournaments - Bad design for "Euro" entry fee payment at event page
  • bugfix: Tournaments - deleting a not empty class
  • bugfix: Redis Cache - entered result will be shown immediately at draws
  • bugfix: Red Asterisk in "Players" tab if Tournament was not connected with Ranking
  • SQL Queries optimization 

Version 4.36

10 March 2021

Major changes

  • Tournaments - each tab has a unique link and can be shared independently 
  • Pages: ranking, tournament, player profile are changed to new SPA technology
  • Improved speed and performance - the system can endure bigger traffic 
  • Added new translation keys 
  • Player Profile - user can select the default Ranking he wishes to present on his profile as a default one (can be done from "Ranking Tab" - clicking the star button beside the preferred ranking) 
  • Team League - admin and players are able to Edit results before Ranking recalculation. After Ranking recalculation only the Admin of Team League can reset the result and enter it again. 

Smaller changes

  • Pages load time has been decreased 
  • bugfix: forbid team creators to add themselves twice as a Team admin - Team League
  • bugfix: not loading Fake profile pages
  • bugfix: SportCam - new match timestamps at Court Stream, Video Manager communication with APP
  • Splitting Android notification from iOS - SportCam
  • Limit char length for events name in Organized and Joined events tab on Player Profile page
  • bugfix: Club League - After entering the result in the "Pools" section the page was scrolling down
  • Doubles Tournaments - after successfully registering for the tournament, the player will see a confirmation page
  • bugfix: Club League (Doubles): The players are not shown on the event page "Players - tab" when are added after closing sign in
  • bugfix: ranking embed on user website - layout bug
  • bugfix: contact admin from the event page
  • bugfix: edit Team League ranking levels - save issue if edited more than one level 
  • bugfix: deleting ranking from Organization Manager page
  • bugfix: "Requires action" label won't be shown for an event where all levels are selected and are approved by the admin
  • bugfix: Club League - wrong gender in the age group
  • bugfix: hide "Ends:" when the event is canceled
  • bugfix: "-" shown instead of numbers on the Organization members page
  • Validation info messages are improved for Draws, Matches, Timetable at tournaments 

 

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History of changes made to the system when releasing new versions.  Includes records of changes such as bug fixes, new features