Known Issues

Lectora Desktop currently has the following known issues:

All issues are current as of 13 April 2018

Select the appropriate tab below to review specific known issues. Please see the Release Notes for a full list of issues resolved in the most recent release.

It is suggested that you should not upgrade from Windows 10 to Creator, as there is an issue with ribbons that is currently under investigation by Microsoft

Resolved in Release 17.1.3
Actions
Applications
Forms/Form Objects
Objects
Questions
Test
Publish
Accessibility
Resolved in Release 17.1.3

NOTE: Clients with v17.1.2 or later can now upgrade from Win 10 to Creator; we have a fix to handle Microsoft's issue with ribbons.

Application

  • LD-6270 Text font dropdown not displaying all fonts
Actions

LD-0623 Print Current Page action will only print one page in Firefox
LD-1898 Actions tied to event flags at the end of audio/video do not fire
LD-3244 m4a Does not play in Awesomium (RUN MODE/PREVIEW)
LD-4487 "Set character pose actions change your character if you used the properties to select a new one.
Workaround: reselect the New Pose for the action
LD-5432 OnDonePlaying for Flash Activities Doesn't Work with IE11
LD-5633 Print Action doesn't bring up Print Dialog in Firefox

Applications

LD-0247 Text that contains certain characters within it displays in the Question Creator, but will not display on the page in Edit mode or when published
LD-1091 Portuguese audio does not function in run or preview mode
LD-1092 Unable to import Flash files on the French language
LD-1827 After doing a "SaveAs" the Publish->HTML Destination Folder is not updated
LD-1926 When Publishing to Offline in a zipped mode the replace icon option doesn't work
LD-1932 Variable names allow special characters which cause JavaScripts when running on a browser
LD-2265 Pages with lots of text render slowly in build view
LD-2935 Lectora crashing when doing M4A to MP3 conversion
LD-3447 Text alignment doesn't always import from PPT
LD-3544 Maximize on a system with two monitors with different resolution does not fit the screen
LD-4236 Android: Exiting full screen when in landscape causes the page to zoom in
LD-4534 When Publish for Seamless Play is used, some scripts which count individual page visits are incorrectly incrementing
LD-5033 RCD content not sizing correctly on devices
LD-5385 Bug in export/import of pkg file when special characters in textblock
LD-5588 Certificate prints blank when protect content enabled
LD-6175 Auto Update using “Check for Updates” from the upper right drop-down does not close Inspire
LD-6375 Error message when clicking hyperlinks for pop-ups when published to AICC
LD-6382 LO package files that have a list that was modified using the new editor dialog in LO do not maintain the formatting

Forms/Form Objects

LD-1956 Fade transition on form objects causes objects to never display

Objects

HTML5 A/V Player When video is viewed full-screen on iOS devices the device's default skin is used. Lectora does not have control.
LD-0923 Table-of-Contents Progress Bar with test section scope always stays blank if any pages are excluded
LD-0994 Underline doesn't work on Listboxes in Run and Preview modes
LD-1010 Random Transition doesn't load the full RSS Feed
LD-1016 Some v11 button fonts are not converting well to v12/v16
LD-1366 Float & Fade in/out transitions in IE 8 leaves text "fuzzy"
LD-1722 In lower views with an image and text block, with text wrapping, turned on, the text block is not growing as it should when the text block is full
LD-1957 Float Up/Down with Sudden/Steady In Effect, on shapes and images with reflections, shifts the object
LD-2029 Undo after editing a QR code updates the properties, but the QR code does not change
LD-2360 TOC does not resize correctly when a resize action is used.
LD-2378 With text scaling applied while editing a text block scale shows 100% size
LD-2385 TOC Menu won't change pages if menu has a transition and the title has a chapter
LD-2406 RCD: Cropped images and Overriden resources don't work
LD-3762 Fullscreen videos when within a Frame don't fill the actual screen

Questions

Likert Question Existing Likert questions saved within library objects or imported from package files will not be converted to single question format.
LD-6237 Dialogue box error for Multiple Choice questions for Correct/Incorrect Feedback

Test

LD-2112 Duplicate reserved variable names are being created when you copy a test
LD-2288 Page Count on a Test wraps to next line when viewed in PhonePortrait
LD-4535 Randomized test section prevents score value to be set in course variable/passed to LMS
LD-5371 Student Name does not appear in Test Results window

Publish

LD-4540 Seamless Player: Web widgets are not cleaning up correctly
LD-4603 Seamless Player: Problems publishing multiple AUs to ReviewLink
LD-5629 Multiple AU titles published to ReviewLink will always open the first AU

Accessibility

LD-0996 Enabling Custom Radio Buttons and Checkboxes through Preferences will override the Web Accessibility Settings, which should disable this feature
LD-4699
Seamless Player: Screen reader issues

Resolved in Release 17.1.2 (30 Janauary 2018)

LD-4107 Full screen option for videos doesn't highlight in Run/Preview mode or Offline publish
LD-6178 Synchronize Events Action and Target area is missing when Lectora's View skin is Standard. Workaround: Change View > Skin to Windows 8.

Resolved in Release 17.1 (3 January 2018)

LD-5817
Tabbing order doesn't match Title Explorer. Note that this is NOT true for form fields. They do tab in the order they are in the form object
LD-5819 "Set Reading Order to Last" not Being Honored for title level groups
LD-4432 The time for an event from a LO package file comes in as zero
LD-1274 The loading of pages in Run mode and Preview mode in v12 and v16 is very slow as compared to v11. Several enhancements have been made to improve this.