Release Notes

Table of Contents


  • Fixed headings style of embedded tables to match when documents are displayed and exported
  • Fixed failed link actions after search in a reopened document tab
  • Fixed preserving cursor position and selection after switching from the inline editor to the Edit dialog
  • Fixed deleting of a row from an embedded table


  • Fixed disconnected project error when opening link in another window on a virtual machine
  • Fixed error when opening a new project window and closing the window before the project is restored
  • Fixed placement of link preview popups for a link in the Links pane
  • Fixed overlapping of link preview popups and context menus
  • Fixed evaluation of result returned columnAttributeValue helper in export templates
  • Updated 3rd party libraries used in the Modern Report HTML export template
  • Removed deprecated export template helpers from the suggestions in Template Column code editor

New Features and Enhancements

  • Edit Project in Multiple Windows
    • View different documents from the same project side-by-side
    • View linked requirements in other project windows
    • Edit requirements in multiple project windows
    • Copy requirements between project windows
    • Create traceability links between project windows
    • Compare the project with a baseline in another project window
  • Preview Linked Objects
    • Mouseover a link in the Links column or pane to preview information about the linked object in a popup
  • Advanced Code Editor
    • Display lines, highlight syntax, instantly validate code, use new key shortcuts in the Document Attributes, Project Traceability, and Template Column dialogs
  • Filter Commented Requirements
    • Enter Commented to filter all commented requirements
    • Enter Commented since YYYY-MM-DD to filter requirements commented since the given date
  • Suspect Flag for Attachments
    • Add attachments to suspect property of a link type to display suspect flag if an attachment for an upstream linked requirement has been updated in the project
  • Comparison Dialog Enhancements
    • Display only one toolbar with iteration buttons
    • Display file path of the compared projects
    • Disable iteration buttons if there is no difference
    • Add Reload Mine View button to display changes done in another window of the project


  • Fixed invisible application window placed on an external monitor after the application is restarted without the external monitor
  • Fixed enabling copy and paste of objects having outgoing traceability links to read-only documents
  • Fixed preserving empty headings to enforce display of section numbers for requirements without children
  • Fixed update of document name after changing template in Create Project and Add Document dialogs
  • Fixed handling of shortcuts after switching to ReqView from another application by AltTab
  • Fixed URL file and SVN links on Linux and Mac
  • Fixed enabling PRO features after application restart for the Demo project
  • Fixed missing columns for new attributes added without saving the Default Table Layout when exporting a document from CLI
  • Fixed missing columns for new attributes after refreshing the project from the Project Folder
  • Fixed refresh of changed or removed template columns from the Project Folder
  • Fixed lost of template column width after it is edited
  • Fixed borders for embedded tables exported into DOCX using Book layout
  • Fixed export of images in BMP format into DOCX
  • Fixed HTML escaping of attribute names and values in custom export
  • Fixed JSON validation error "RangeError: Maximum call stack size exceeded"
  • Fixed validation of document attributes configuration if the whole configuration is an array or properties are set to an unexpected value, e.g. an empty string
  • Fixed validation of project traceability configuration if the whole configuration is an array or properties are set to an unexpected value, e.g. an empty string
  • Fixed error handling after check-out of a project from SVN to into a non-empty folder
  • Fixed never-ending progress of the application update (WinApp)
  • Fixed opening a file in an external application after clicking on its URL link if it contains "#" in the path
  • Fixed import of HTML with an image attachment containing a space in its file name
  • Fixed missing View > Refresh Table (F5) menu item
  • Fixed shortcut for View > Toggle Full Screen on Mac
  • Fixed minimum width of a window so that two windows can be placed side-by-side on the most common laptop display resolution
  • Fixed a long word overflow in the heading editor
  • Removed Save Current Table Layout option from Save Project As File or Save Project As Folder dialogs

System Requirements

  • Application
    • WebApp: the latest desktop version of Chrome or Firefox browser
    • WinApp: Windows 10+
    • LinuxApp: Ubuntu 18.04+ LTS, Debian 10+ LTS
    • MacApp: Mac OSX 10.14+
  • Licensing
    • ReqView License Server: version 1.1.2+
  • Integrations
    • MS Office 365: Word and Excel version 2019+
    • Apache Subversion: version 1.14+

Known Issues

  • ReqView UI is not optimized for control by a touchscreen.