All NCBI server communication is now encrypted. (NCBI will be moving all web services to the HTTPS protocol on September 30, 2016).
The list of enzymes pre-installed in the workbench has been updated from REBASE.
The Quick Launch tool is now found under the Toolbox menu instead of the View menu and a button called Launch that brings up this tool has been added to the toolbar.
The "Sort folder" tool now uses numerical sorting for filenames prefixed with a number.
GenBank import now also allows for file names with 'GBFF' extension.
Read group details are now shown on the Element Info view of sequence lists.
Fixed a rare issue where some annotations could, but did not necessarily, go missing on sequences with greater than 1000 annotations of a given type on that sequence before the deletion and where the right-click context menu option "Delete selection" was used.
Fixed a bug in the "Manage Enzymes" wizard that prevented a user from cancelling the action if "Save as new enzyme list" was enabled.
Fixed an issue with the Import Metadata tool where, if a spreadsheet had already been loaded, then selecting the same spreadsheet again did not reload the spreadsheet content.
Fixed an issue where it took a long time to open a workbench it it was previouslyclosed when displaying an open table editor that had been sorted.
Fixed an issue where right-clicking on a graph in a report and choosing to show "Report", "History" or "Element Info" triggered an error.