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Welcome to Helix 6.1.7
Helix 6.1.7 Release Notes

Helix 6.1.7 is a targeted release, designed to address a few key issues reported in 6.1.6. Consequently, the list of changes in Helix 6.1.7 is short. Click each section title to show or hide that portion of the Release Notes.

Linked bullet points take you to to technotes describing the change in greater detail. When an R-number is shown at the end of a line, it corresponds to a bug report that can be looked up in techdb.

It was also brought to our attention that the more detailed notes regarding the improvements in Helix 6.1.6 were never made available to the public. For this, we apologize. You can see those notes here.

What’s New (Bug Fixes)

The following bugs have been specifically addressed. Remember: these bugs are written in the 'negative' form, as though the bug still exists. All of these bugs have been fixed.

Server Specific Fixes

Client Specific Fixes

Client/Engine Fixes

Known Problems

See the Helix 6.1.8 Release Notes.

Disabled Features

See the Helix 6.1.8 Release Notes.

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 6.1.6 Release Notes