Numerous usability improvements were made for this release. A group of cosmetic, functional, and performance enhancements were also included.
Treegrid controls work more quickly in IE9 and IE10.
On application ruleforms, the 5.4 "Place Properties on Thread Page" checkbox will work in 7.1.
Message error handling has been improved.
Log messages have been cleaned up.
Connectors may now be used in Data Pages.
Move Rules wizard has been enhanced to work in Version 7.1.
Valid from Pega Version 7.1.3
Issues for cross-browser support for Designer Studio have been addressed. Improvements were made in run-time performance for data pages with grids, and a number of cosmetic changes and fixes were made.
Login Performance improvements
A cursor pointer issue was addressed in Case Manager.
In reports, data in columns will now right-align.
Improved section validation functionality
Harnesses with screen layouts will now save when there is a refresh condition on a panel.
Outline View tree has been improved.
Improvements to Repeat Grids using Data Pages as a source.
Formatted text cells can be put into a grid to display the value of a property retrieved from a Report Definition join.
Designer Studio changes to support IE9 and IE10.
Improved designer studio layout
Designer Studio changes to support quirks mode in IE8 and IE9.
Improvements to SmartLabels in Data Pages
Tab groups will take parameters for pre-activities in a defer load setup.
Sections support nested dynamic layouts.
All Pega product release notes can be found on their product pages.