vtiger CRM 5.0.4: Release Notes

Date: March 10, 2008

Welcome to vtiger CRM!

We are happy to announce the release of vtiger CRM 5.0.4. In this release, our core focus was on the security, UTF-8 support, stability of the existing features and enhancements in user experience.

For a detailed explanation Click Here

Table of Contents

  1. Summary
  2. Key Statistics
  3. Bug Fixes
  4. Integrated Patches
  5. Known Issues
  6. Limitations
  7. Upgrading Procedure
  8. Past Releases
  9. Contact Information

1. Summary

S. No Item Status
1 Bug Fixes 900+ Click Here
2 Product Size
  • Platform Independent - 12 MB
  • Windows (EXE) - 32 MB
  • Linux (BIN) - 50 MB
3 Database Migration Available for migrating data from 4.2.3, 5.0.0, 5.0.1, 5.0.2, 5.0.3 RC 2, 5.0.3, 5.0.4-rc to 5.0.4.
4 Product Download Click Here
5 vtiger CRM - PHP Documentation URL: Click Here
6 Product Documentation

Available at vtiger Wiki

2. Key Statistics

vtiger CRM 5.0.4 - Tickets Closed by Type - http://sheet.zoho.com  
vtiger CRM 5.0.4 - Bug Fixes By Priority - http://sheet.zoho.com

3. Bug Fixes

We have fixed about 900+ issues in the current release. Following list will give you a better idea on the issues addressed in various modules.

Top 10 - Bug Fixes:

For a complete list of bug fixes, please refer: vtiger Bug Tracker

4. Integrated Patches

We have integrated around 50 patches in the current release, contributed by our Community.

Top 10 - Integrated Patches:

For a complete list of patches integrated, please refer: vtiger Integrated Patches

5. Known Issues

We have fixed many more issues in the present release. However at the end-of-the-day we have some known issues left open, which will be addressed in the subsequent releases.

Few Known issues:

For a complete list of known issues, see: vtiger Bug Tracker

6. Limitations

7.Upgrading Procedure

This section is only for the existing vtiger CRM users. If you are planning to use vtiger CRM first time, please skip this section.

Important Note:

Step 1: Copy vtiger CRM 5.0.4 - Patch files in to your vtiger CRM root directory.

Step 2: Migrate your database from earlier version to the latest version.

To upgrade from v4.2.3, 5.0.0, 5.0.1, 5.0.2, 5.0.3-rc2, 5.0.3, 5.0.4-rc to v5.0.4

  1. Select Settings --> Other Settings --> Migration Wizard
  2. Make the recommended changes if any for your install before proceeding, if you need utf-8 support.
  3. In the Migration Wizard, select the options according to your requirements
  4. It will take some time to migrate the data. Kindly do not close the browser during migration process.

8. Past Releases

9. Contact Information

Check the details here.

Email: info@vtiger.com