Bright Pattern Contact Center version 5.5.3 includes a new feature and various bug fixes.
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Changes in System Behavior
There are no changes in system behavior to report for this version of Bright Pattern Contact Center.
The following features have been added or updated for this release.
Microsoft Graph API Succeeds Exchange Web Services for Microsoft Email Access
For customers using Exchange Web Services (EWS) for email (e.g., Outlook.com, Hotmail.com, Office 365, etc.), on Oct. 13, 2020, Microsoft stopped Basic Authentication for new email accounts of this type. Moving forward, all new email accounts will use the Microsoft Graph API for OAuth authentication.
For more information, see the Contact Center Administrator Guide, section Scenario Entries > Email.
Email Scenario Entries Account Property Changes
In the Contact Center Administrator application, section Scenario Entries > Email, changes have been made to the following Account tab properties:
- The server type Microsoft Exchange is renamed Microsoft EWS.
- Server type is renamed Protocol type.
For more information about known issues for Bright Pattern Contact Center, please see Known Issues and Workarounds.