• 5 Dec 2018

    IntelliCorp 2018 Holiday Support Coverage

    IntelliCorp will be closed Monday 2018-12-24 through Tuesday 2019-01-01 over the Holiday break. IntelliCorp Technical Support will be available from 10:00 a.m. Eastern Standard Time until 2:00 p.m. Pacific Standard Time on Wednesday 2018-12-26, Thursday 2018-12-27 and Friday 2018-12-28. Please use the following link to our HelpDesk system to raise any problems: https://support.intellicorp.com/servicedesk/customer...
    • 16 Nov 2018

    LiveCompare: Project R Version 3.5.x and Script Parameter Error

    Two project R issues: LiveCompare is not compatible with Project R version 3.5.x Execute R Script action's "Script" parameter error Project R version 3.5.x is not compatible with an integration library used by LiveCompare. The Execute R Script action will fail with the error: Error (0) in Execute R. Msg: Failed to create instance of Rlink.CRlink Resolve this issue by installing Project...
    • 10 Nov 2018

    LiveCompare 3.8.0.49834 (R5) Released

    We have released an update to LiveCompare 3.8 (version 3.8.0.49834 aka LiveCompare 3.8 release 5) that implements new features and bug fixes: New Features Impact for Custom Release Reports all impacted custom objects Restored use of object link cache for faster performance Extract program for S/4HANA upgrade assessments has "no zip" option Analyze ABAP Quality action performance improvement...
    • 28 Sep 2018

    LiveCompare 3.8.0.49564 (R4) Released

    We have released an update to LiveCompare 3.8 (version 3.8.0.49546 aka LiveCompare 3.8 release 4) that implements new features and bug fixes: New Features Table blacklist – limit LiveCompare’s ability to read SAP tables per RFC Destination Impact for Custom Release app. New specialised app for the smart impact analysis of custom releases including rich results navigation and test data scenario identification...
    • 7 Sep 2018

    LiveCompare/IIS Reset

    LiveCompare depends on Internet Information Server (IIS). During install/uninstall, LiveCompare resets IIS to ensure file locks are cleared. We've noticed an issue with the web server service (w3svc) getting stuck during the reset request. Reading: https://forums.iis.net/t/1239061.aspx?IISRESET+results+in+W3SVC+stuck+in+stopping+status+after+July+2018+patches points to hot fixes for the different versions of...
    • 9 Aug 2018

    LiveCompare 3.8.0.49147 (R3) Released

    We have released an update to LiveCompare 3.8 (version 3.8.0.49147) that fixes a couple bugs: LUX upload/processing can fail User preference for “Include Enhancements” In addition we have included two “Impact” apps: Impact for Custom Release. This app should be used only with custom transports exclusively. This flavour of impact includes the new data impact analysis identifying test...
    • 31 Jul 2018

    LiveCompare 3.8.0.49041 (R2) Released

    We have released an update to LiveCompare 3.8 (version 3.8.0.49041) that fixes several bugs: Impact/Create Object Differences Report can fail on certain TABKs ALM integration/Create Requirements fails if parent path not present in Source Hyperlinks on the dashboard sheet of the Impact details workbook don’t work Strider app dashboard chart legend placement and chart colors Download LiveCompare 3.8...
    • 26 Jul 2018

    LiveCompare/ALM Version 12.50.1287.0 Integration

    LiveCompare’s ALM integration does not work with ALM version 12.50.1287.0. The only resolution is to upgrade to at least version 12.50.1479.0. LiveCompare uses the Open Test API (OTA) to integrate with ALM. We found that with version 12.50.1287.0, it isn’t possible for LiveCompare’s integration components (QCCONTST.EXE, QCREQ.EXE, …) to exit after disconnecting from the ALM project. While the...
    • 26 Jun 2018

    Inside LiveCompare 3.8 Now Available on Amazon

    The Inside LiveCompare training manual has been fully revised for the 3.8 release, and it’s now available to order from Amazon. Amazon.com: http://www.amazon.com/Inside-LiveCompare-3-8-IntelliCorp/dp/1721657991/ref=sr_1_1 Amazon.co.uk: http://www.amazon.co.uk/Inside-LiveCompare-3-8-IntelliCorp/dp/1721657991/ref=sr_1_1 On other Amazon sites, search for ‘Inside LiveCompare’. The price of the...
    • 8 May 2018

    LiveCompare 3.7R3 Build 48349

    A new build of LiveCompare 3.7R3 is now generally available. Build 48349 includes several fixes and improvements for specific issues. This build is recommended only if you've experienced an issue with the following: RFC timeout during Impact/Analyze Object Links action Can't configure a message server RFC destination using a non-standard port SNC message server RFC destination External id SNC authentication...
    • 10 Jan 2018

    Important Notice Regarding LiveCompare 3.7R3

    We have found a serious bug in LiveCompare 3.7R3. It affects builds 47158 through 47242. The bug affects LiveCompare’s nightly auto purge of out-of-date reports. If you haven’t installed LiveCompare 3.7R3, please don’t. Please wait for us to release a new build – we will notify you directly when the build is available for download. If you have installed an affected LiveCompare 3.7R3 build...
    • 2 Jan 2018

    LiveCompare 3.7 R3 Installation and Configuration Guide.

    The LiveCompare 3.7 R3 Installation and Configuration Guide is attached to this post as a PDF file.
    • 5 Dec 2017

    IntelliCorp 2017 Holiday Support Coverage

    IntelliCorp will be closed Monday 2017-12-25, Tuesday 2017-12-26, and Monday 2018-01-01. IntelliCorp Technical Support will be available from 8:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. Eastern Standard Time and 9:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. Pacific Standard Time on Wednesday 2017-12-27 through 2017-12-29. Regular Support hours will resume on 2018-01-02.
    • 24 Oct 2017

    LiveCompare Public/Private Userdata and External Data Sources

    Customers upgrading to LiveCompare 3.7 will see public and private used in a couple of places: Userdata is now organized into public and private sub-folders External data sources (XDS) have a public and private setting The two “features” are completely independent. Let me deal with them separately. Public/Private Userdata We re-organized LiveCompare’s userdata storage to improve performance...
    • 28 Aug 2017

    LiveCompare Hangs Reading From CSV, Excel or Access Backed XDS

    Two customers reported an issue with the “Show Sample Data” function: Rather than display the contents of the XDS (as mine has done above) theirs showed no data. LiveCompare was stuck waiting for the data. To restore access to LiveCompare the service was restarted. We proved the problem was not LiveCompare-specific by trying to access the XDS from outside of LiveCompare. Any program that tried to read...
    • 16 Aug 2017

    Upgrading and Moving to a New LiveCompare Server

    An in-place upgrade to a new version of LiveCompare is straight forward: Uninstall the old version. Install the new version The uninstall preserves all userdata and the new version will take care of any necessary upgrades to the userdata, such as re-organising the content to make LiveCompare run faster . But what if you want to upgrade and move to a new server? What’s the best way to deal with userdata...
    • 28 Jul 2017

    Inside LiveCompare 3.7 Now Available on Amazon

    The Inside LiveCompare training manual has been fully revised for the 3.7.0 release, and it’s now available to order from Amazon. Amazon.com: https://www.amazon.com/Inside-LiveCompare-3-7-IntelliCorp/dp/1973901021/ref=sr_1_1 Amazon.co.uk: https://www.amazon.co.uk/Inside-LiveCompare-3-7-IntelliCorp/dp/1973901021/ref=sr_1_1 On other Amazon sites, search for ‘Inside LiveCompare’. The price...
    • 24 Jul 2017

    Inside LiveCompare 3.7

    The Inside LiveCompare training manual has been fully revised for LiveCompare 3.7, and is available for download here. It will shortly be available from Amazon to order as a hardcopy book, and we'll post the URLs as they become available.
    • 6 Jun 2017

    LiveCompare 3.6R3

    Today we’ve made LiveCompare 3.6R3 generally available. This is the latest refresh of LiveCompare 3.6 and includes several important bug fixes: Log file rotation crash Performance with large number of scheduled tasks ENHO object impact analysis Transaction object comparison Can’t edit a workflow whose schedule is temporarily disabled We recommend that all LiveCompare users upgrade to this release...
    • 6 Apr 2017

    LiveCompare 3.6 Hotfix: New Core Transport (S54K900136)

    Should you encounter the following import error when applying the LiveCompare transport found under ~Core\InstallFirst: Please download and import the following new core transport: http://download.intellicorp.com/sw/lc/S54K900136.zip This transport is a replacement for S54K900107 and S54K900127 and applicable to all SAP kernels of 620 and above. Please contact LiveSupport should you have any questions or require...
    • 22 Mar 2017

    LiveCompare Split Screens caused by Windows IE11 Security Update KB4012204

    It has come to our attention there is a Windows IE Update (KB4012204 released on 3/12/2017) which significantly impacts all LiveCompare Studio windows from the Administration page to the Workflow Editor (see example screenshots). This problem has been observed with all releases below LiveCompare 3.6 where KB4012204 has been installed on client machines. The recommended solution is to upgrade to LiveCompare 3.6; however...
    • 12 Dec 2016

    Inside LiveCompare 3.6 Now Available on Amazon

    The Inside LiveCompare training manual has been fully revised for the 3.6 release, and it’s now available to order from Amazon. Amazon.com: https://www.amazon.com/Inside-LiveCompare-3-6-IntelliCorp/dp/1540782166/ref=sr_1_1 Amazon.co.uk: https://www.amazon.co.uk/Inside-LiveCompare-3-6-IntelliCorp/dp/1540782166/ref=sr_1_1 On other Amazon sites, search for ‘Inside LiveCompare’. The price...
    • 8 Dec 2016

    LiveCompare 3.6.0 Build 232

    We've updated the LiveCompare GA release to build 232. This is considered a "hotfix" release and is required only for customers that experience the following problem: After upgrading to LiveCompare 3.6, users cannot sign-in. The problem is caused by incompatible PHD stores. The hotfix resolves the issue by including functionality to upgrade all PHD stores. The hotfix is a complete build so use...
    • 2 Dec 2016

    Inside LiveCompare 3.6

    The Inside LiveCompare training manual has been fully revised for LiveCompare 3.6, and is available for download here. It will shortly be available from Amazon to order as a hardcopy book, and we'll post the URLs as they become available.
    • 13 Nov 2016

    Missing ‘api-ms-win-crt-runtime-l1-1-0.dll’ Error Trying to Configure LiveCompare 3.6

    Before upgrading to LiveCompare 3.6 please ensure that all Windows updates are installed. If not you may see this error: A sure way to check that your server is ready for LiveCompare 3.6 is to check for the file: api-ms-win-crt-runtime-l1-1-0.dll in the: C:\Windows\System32 folder. If present, you are good to go. If not, install the Windows updates and if that still doesn’t work install these...