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    Service Desk Web Portal – March 17, 2022


    Perform Mass Assignment of Customer Portal Access
    Admins can now mass assign various customer portal access levels to their customers, either by selecting individual customers or assigning one access level to all customers. Additionally, they can choose to send out an email invitation, which will notify new customers to activate their new account for the Customer Portal. Previously, admins could only change the customer portal access level individually per customer record.
    Note: The customers that are selected for mass assignment must have valid customer records; they must be assigned with the required dependent records before performing this mass action, otherwise they will not be updated.
    Perform Full Account Reset
    Admins now see a new Full SD Reset setting on the "Labs" tab within their Account Wide-Settings, where they can delete all of their account data and start over.
    Warning: This action cannot be undone – be absolutely sure you want to delete your account information before selecting Save for this setting.

    LogMeIn is now GoTo – February 2, 2022

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    Service Desk Web Portal – December 01, 2021


    Perform Mass Actions Using Self Service
    Admins now see a new "Self Service" tab within their Account-Wide Settings, where they can apply bulk changes for various actions, including the following:
    • Add all users or customers to services
    • Add all services to users or customers
    • Unarchive incidents
    • Delete all your customers and/or companies
    Exclude Account from Automatic Incident Archiving


    Profile Management Portal (v1.15.5) & Login Service – September 17, 2021


    Support for Multifactor Authentication
    Users now have the ability to set up multifactor authentication as an added layer of security when signing in to their GoTo account. Users can begin the enrollment process and manage their paired mobile devices within the "Enhanced Security" section on the Sign In & Security page at Once set up, the user will be prompted to enter a code from their authenticator app in order to access their GoTo product account going forward.
    Note: If a user pairs their mobile device but disables the Enhanced Security setting, the user may still be prompted to verify their login via the paired multifactor authentication device (which is done via email verification when no device is paired) for security purposes when they sign in to their account.

    Previously, multifactor authentication was only supported for GoToAssist Remote Support (v4 and v5) users. These existing users (who have already paired a mobile device with their account) will not be impacted by these changes, and their paired mobile devices will automatically be recognized and listed within the Sign In & Security page, now under the "Enhanced Security" section. However, those GoToAssist Remote Support users will still need to enable the Enhanced Security setting, which will improve their login security by leveraging multiple factor and risk-based scores.

    Corporate Billing Portal – July 22, 2021

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    Ability to Turn Off Automatic Renewal for Corporate Account Subscriptions

    Active Directory Connector (v2.1.0.467) – March 10, 2021

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    • Updated the text for "Jive PBX Extension" to " PBX Extension" in the Edit attribute mapping configuration window.
    • Fixed an issue in which the user was not able to resize the Active Directory Connector window.

    Classic GoTo Admin Center (v5.29.0) – January 15, 2021


    • All references to the following texts have been updated throughout the :
    • Added feature description to the Custom Field pane in Admin Settings. Learn more about managing custom fields.
    • Updated User Status feature so that accurate messaging with further instruction is reflected within their status on both the Manage Users and User Details pages.
    • Fixed issue in which the "Status" tooltip window was displayed as transparent on the Manage Users page.
    • Fixed issue in which the Custom URL radio button can be selected within the Personal Meeting Room pane in Admin Settings.
    • Fixed issue in which the account name value was missing in user invitation emails.

    Service Desk Web Portal – November 18, 2020


    Support Sessions Now Use API v2 for Authentication
    Agents who initiate support sessions from within Service Desk incidents will now see Authorize & Start Support Session (if they have not authenticated in the last 60 minutes) as the system now uses the API v2 for authentication. Previously, the system was using API v1 for authentication, and the agent was not required to authorize before launching the support session.


    • Fixed issue in which custom fields values for incidents were not being accurately reflected in Service Desk reports.

    Classic GoTo Admin Center (v5.28.0) – November 16, 2020


    Updates to "Invite User" Flow
    Admins can now invite users that have an active profile in another account, and those users can choose to accept or decline the invitation. If accepted, their user profile will move to the new account, along with their session history, upcoming scheduled sessions, and recordings. If users do not take action, admins can resend the invitation or delete them. Previously, users (whose profiles already existed in our system) were required to contact Customer Care in order to transfer to a new account.
    Updates to Product Logos for User Statuses

    Admins can now easily recognize users who have been invited to join their account but have not yet activated their account by the hollow product logos () displayed for the user under the Product status column on the Manage Users page. Alternatively, when the user joins the admin's account, their product logos are filled in (). Previously, the product logos were filled regardless of status. View more information about changing user statuses.


    • The "Delete Users" window includes more details on how to retain user data if needed.
    • All references to the following texts have been updated throughout the :

      • Suppress email notification has been changed to Do not notify users about this change when a user's product access and/or role has changed
      • Invited has been changed to Invite sent under the user Status column
      • Reinvite has been changed to Resend under the user Status column for re-sending the Welcome email invitation

    Profile Management Portal Service – October 23, 2020


    Other Ways to Sign In – Support for LastPass and Apple Accounts
    Users now have the ability to connect their LastPass and/or Apple account to their product user account at Once connected, users can sign in to their product account instantly by selecting their connected account on the product sign in screen or on the My Account page at Previously, users could only connect their Facebook, Google, LinkedIn, and/or Microsoft accounts.
    Note: As before, if an account admin has enforced SAML SSO (Enterprise Sign-In) as the only sign-in method for all users on the account, those users will not be presented with any additional sign-in options.

    Classic GoTo Admin Center (v5.27.0) – October 20, 2020


    Manage Report Access for Agents
    Account admins can now configure the "Access to recordings and reporting" pane in Admin Settings to choose between allowing agents to access both session recordings and reporting for all users, or only allowing agents to access their own session recordings (which excludes reports). Previously, this account-wide setting could only be configured for session recordings, not reports.
    Note: By default, admins are able to view all reports and session recordings for agents.
    Additionally, all existing accounts before this release will continue to be configured to allow all agents to access all recordings and reports, whereas all accounts created after this release will be configured to restrict agents to access only their own recordings and excludes access to reports. However, this account-wide restriction/allowance privilege can be changed for all users within the account's Admin Settings.


    • Fixed issue in which scrolling through data displayed tables was not rendering properly when using Safari.

    Classic GoTo Admin Center (v5.26.0) – October 01, 2020


    • Fixed issue that caused overlapping text when resizing the browser and GoToAssist Remote Support is listed among other products under the New User Settings Template pane.

    Classic GoTo Admin Center (v5.25.0) – September 30, 2020


    New Email Templates Available to All Admins
    All account admins are now enabled to use the new Welcome and Assignment Change email templates, which were introduced to most accounts in a previous release. Admins can view and configure these new email templates within Admin Settings under Email Customizations.

    Classic GoTo Admin Center (v5.24.0) – August 12, 2020


    Ability to Change Account Name
    Account admins can change the account name of their product account within Admin Settings. Previously, account name changes could only be performed by Customer Care representatives.
    New Welcome and Assignment Change Email Templates

    The Welcome email and Change email templates have a new look and feel! Note that any customizations made to the previous template will also be carried over to the new template.

    Note: This feature is being rolled out in a phased manner. This release enabled it as the default setting for most accounts (with the ability to opt-out, if desired), and made it available as an opt-in feature for other accounts – both of which can be configured within Admin Settings under Email Customizations. All new accounts will only see the new email templates and be unable to opt-out. A future release will make it the default setting for all accounts.

    Classic GoTo Admin Center (5.23.0) – July 23, 2020


    • Fixed issue that caused inaccurate product entitlements in the user account when assigning conflicting products.

    What's new in the Web App (v170.0)

    • New! Various new search improvements – including keyword matching, sorting, and filtering capabilities – are now available for technicians (via their account) and customers (via the customer portal) when searching for service records.
      • Technicians can now use double quotes to search for an exact phrase in service records.
      • Additionally, order results continue to be presented based on relevance, however, now technicians can sort the results by Recently Updated or Priority (P1 being first), and use the indicator arrow to change the order results.
      • Technicians can also filter by User or Customer name within service records, but this capability is not available when searching within the customer portal.

    What's new in the Web App (v169.0)

    What's new in the Web App (v168.0.5)