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Helix 6.1.10 Release Notes

Helix 6.1.10 is a targeted release, designed to address a few key issues reported in Helix 6.1.9. Consequently, the list of changes in Helix 6.1.10 is short. Click each section title to show or hide that portion of the Release Notes.

Helix 6.1.10 also includes some changes for macOS 10.7 (Lion) compatibility.

Items with an R-number correspond to a bug report that can be looked up in techdb.

Crashes with Client 6.1.10 (213) & (214)

Helix Client 6.1.10 (213) may crash when you attempt an operation that includes a picture.

Helix Client 6.1.10 (214) will crash when you use the AppleScript do menu command.

You can avoid both of these crashes by using Helix Client 6.1.10 (215) instead.

Bugs Fixed in 6.1.10 (213)
13 Jun 2012
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After the release of Helix 6.1.10 (211), two additional changes were made to address stability issues. If you are experiencing crashes with Helix Client/Server 6.1.10 (211) this update may resolve them.

Client/Server Fixes

Bugs Fixed in 6.1.10 (211)
22 Nov 2011

The following bugs have been specifically addressed.

Server Specific Fixes

Client/Engine Fixes

RADE (Classic) Fixes

Known Problems

Most of these reports affect only a very small subset of customers. Nonetheless, this is a complete list of problems that have been reported and confirmed in at least one situation. Workarounds, where they exist, are found in the techdb discussion related to the R-number shown.

Disabled Features

Three features available in Classic Helix are disabled in macOS, and will remain so for the indefinite future.

All of these features can be replicated (with extra code) in macOS.

Specification Changes

Outlines specification changes made during the transition from Classic to macOS. (Opens a separate page.)


Outlines behavioral differences between Helix in Classic and macOS. Similar to specification changes. (Opens a separate page.)

Other Notes

Helix 6.1.9 Release Notes

Helix 6.1.8 Release Notes

Helix 6.1.7 Release Notes

Helix 6.1.6 Release Notes