List of LOv3 updates

LOv3 is continuously being refined by USGBC staff for optimal performance and relevance.  These changes are provided in the below chart, 'Release Notes,' in chronological order beginning with the most recent.  In this list, updated items and their classification are provided, in addition to the release number.  (see dates of releases below chart)

    

Item #

Release Items

Enhancement /New Feature / Bug Fixes

Release

1

Registration for LEED for Neighborhood Development. Learn More

New Feature

ND Release 1

2

SLL Prerequisite application functionality for LEED-ND

New Feature

ND Release 1

3

18 LEED-ND project information and Smart Location and Linkage prerequisite forms (Form Change Highlights)

New Feature

ND Release 1

4

New forms for med-high impact credits (Form Change Highlights)

Enhancement

4/20/10

5

New forms for med-high impact credits (Form Change Highlights)

Enhancement

3.2.4.3

6

File Uploads tab functionality improved to display upload requirements based on form selections (compliance path and submittal option)

Enhancement

3.2.4.3

7

Licensed Professional Exemptions tab functionality improved to display Licensed Professional requirements based on form selections (compliance path and submittal option)

Enhancement

3.2.4.3

8

Points attempted for ID/IO credits are being displayed when form is complete and in progress

Bug Fix

3.2.4.3

9

Improved instructions on reset password screen

Enhancement

3.2.4.3

10

All emails previously sent to CB Administrators are sent to CB contact email

Enhancement

3.2.4.3

11

Ability to request to join project from user registration without error

Bug Fix

3.2.4.3

12

Document Management – 100 saved versions of the form are available

New Feature

3.2.4.3

13

Performance  – streamlining  information retrieval  from the back end  to provide better performance

New Feature

3.2.4.3

14

Usability – Restructuring of the credit page for better usability and faster retrieval

New Feature

3.2.4.3

15

Linked table functionality between forms

New Feature

3.2.4.3

16

LEED project fees changed

Learn More.

Update

1/10/2010

17

Improved look and feel

Enhancement

3.2.4.2

18

New forms for high-impact credits (Form Change Highlights)

Enhancement

3.2.4.2

19

Credit Resource enhancements for EAp2 for NC/CS/Schools, including EAp2 Section 1.4 tables

New Feature

3.2.4.2

20

Credit assignment available to Project Administrator and project manager(s)

Bug Fix

3.2.4.2

21

Points Documented error message updated in credit forms

Bug Fix

3.2.4.2

22

Update to Rating System Selector (RSS) screens

Enhancement

3.2.4.2

23

Terms and Conditions available in a new window (pop-up)

New Feature

3.2.4.2

24

Credit Interpretation Rulings (CIRs) now accept 4,000 characters

Enhancement

3.2.4.2

25

Removed team member assignments are reflected in scorecard

Bug Fix

3.2.4.2

26

Ability to update Gross Square Footage (GSF) without error

Bug Fix

3.2.4.2

27

Single scrollbar in credit form page

Enhancement

3.2.4.2

28

International projects without zip codes are able to register by entering ‘0’ in the zip code field

Bug Fix

3.2.4.2

29

Pilot Library functionality released

New Feature

3.2.4.1

30

Full size credit/review page (without the banner and displays the form on the entire page)

New Feature

3.2.4.1

31

Improvements to credit information section of credit page

Enhancement

3.2.4.1

32

Single scroll bar in credit page

New Feature

3.2.4.1

33

Changes to Terms and Conditions

New Feature

3.2.4.1

34

Log-off function for Mac

New Feature

3.2.4.1

35

Messages enhancements for certification bodies

Enhancement

3.2.4.1

36

Pilot Library functionality released

New Feature

3.2.4.1

37

Performance improvements across the application flow

Enhancement

3.2.4.1

38

LOv3 release notes

New Feature

3.2.4

39

Reduced scrollbars in LOv3 to maximize the credit forms viewing page

Enhancement

3.2.4

40

Ability for customer to delete incomplete project registration; automatic incomplete project registration deletion after 25 business days

New Feature

3.2.4

41

Project set-up enhancements with improved guidance/directions

Enhancement

3.2.4

42

Credit assembler enhancements

Enhancement

3.2.4

43

Adobe check for forms viewing moved from login to credit page

Improvement

3.2.4

44

User Interface enhancement to credit page and scorecard to improve usability

Enhancement

3.2.4

45

Bug fixes on Credit Interpretation Request page 

Bug Fix

3.2.4

46

LEED Online available through Safari

New Feature

3.2.4

47

Improved performance by eliminating session time-out

Enhancement

3.2.4

48

Ability to change rating system before completing registration payment

New Feature

3.2.4

49

Access to LOv3 Help from LEED Online v3 login page without login

Bug Fix

3.2.4

50

Ability for CB to view the intent and requirements of credits, general credit/project status, and other credit resources

New Feature

3.2.4

51

Upload of supporting documentation simplified, enhancements to LP exemptions and LPE secondary view, new scorecard reflects thresholds and credits in form, Improved usability for linked elements

Enhancement

3.2.3

52

Regional Priority credits can now be earned for many more geographies- New zip codes have been added for extending the selection. ALSO, RPC functionality has been made available for Credits with thresholds

Enhancement

3.2.3

53

Snapshot functionality added and available from timeline tab when project is submitted or returned from review

New Feature

3.2.3

54

New scorecard excel file

New Feature

3.2.3

55

Managing Custom Roles - UI enhancements- Standard project role selection is now simplified and more intuitive

Enhancement

3.2.3

56

Credit summary enhancements - Users can now view the number of points and credits for the project by credit status

Enhancement

3.2.3

57

New Credit Resources have been added for various credits (Ex: core 5: EQp1, EB: IEQc2.4, NC/CS/SC/CI: IEQc8.1 etc.)

New Feature

3.2.3

58

Non-registered users can now receive and accept team member invitations 

New Feature

3.2.3

59

Improved performance

Enhancement

3.2.3

60

Copyright information made visible

New Feature

3.2.3

61

Team Administration- New terminology has been introduced for both project teams and CB reviewers

Enhancement

3.2.3

62

LEED Online available for Internet Explorer 8

New Feature

3.2.3

63

Enhancements to login page:

1.  Simplified Navigation

2. How To’s

3. What’s New

4. Release Notes 

Enhancement

3.2.3

64

Exemplary performance -  Re-organization of credits in which Exemplary Performance points can be pursued for Innovation in Design/Operations

Bug Fix

3.2.3

65

Improved credit assembler

Enhancement

3.2.2

66

Fixes/enhancements to credit forms

Enhancement

3.2.2

67

Enhancements to timeline page

Enhancement

3.2.2

68

Improvements to credit page

Enhancement

3.2.2

69

Enhanced LOv3 Help

New Feature

3.2.2

70

LEED Online available for Internet Explorer (IE)

New Feature

3.2.1

71

Project registration and project list

New Feature

3.2.1

72

Project homepage revisions

New Feature

3.2.1

73

Credit page revisions

New Feature

3.2.1

74

Timeline page revisions

New Feature

3.2.1

75

Reviewer home page revisions

New Feature

3.2.1

76

Reviewer credit page revisions

New Feature

3.2.1

77

Reviewer timeline page revisions

New Feature

3.2.1

78

Credit Interpretation Request revisions

New Feature

3.2.1

79

Basic LOv3 Help available

New Feature

3.2.1

80

Credit form improvements

New Feature

3.2.1

 

 

 

Release Notes date key:

Release

Date

3.2.1

April 27, 2009

3.2.2

July 10, 2009

3.2.3

August, 2009

3.2.4

September 21, 2009

3.2.4.1

October 25, 2009

3.2.4.2

November 9, 2009

3.2.4.3

February 20, 2010

ND Release 1

April 28, 2010

 

 

 

Accessing Release Notes

Release Notes are maintained here in the LOv3 Help content and can be quickly accessed from two different locations, the LOv3 login page (no login is necessary to view Release Notes) and in LOv3.  Screenshots for both link locations is provided below.

release notes at LOv3 login release notes in LOv3