The following table lists changes in the documentation to support each release. 

DocumentTopicDescription
Summer 2020


Installing Production X-Author for Contracts 2.0

Modified topic. 

  • Added content about Centralized Deployment approach
  • Added content about support for Windows operating system
  • Updated installation steps 
Making Clauses Read-Only in a Template New topic. A new feature for this release.
Unlocking Read-Only ClauseModified topic. Updated description of the topic. 
Making Clauses Smart in a TemplateModified topic. Updated the screenshot.
Creating New TemplatesModified topic. Added content for new fields like Name, Agreement Type, Category, Subcategory, Language, Keywords, Next Revision Date, Description, and Guidance. 
Intelligent ImportNew topic. A new feature for this release.
Template Versioning New topic. A new feature for this release.
Creating New Template VersionsNew topic. A new feature for this release.
Opening Template VersionsNew topic. A new feature for this release.
Locking and Unlocking Templates New topic. A new feature for this release.
Checking In Template VersionsNew topic. A new feature for this release.
Cloning Template VersionsNew topic. A new feature for this release.
Using PlaybookModified topic. Added content for working with non-versioned clause templates.
Promoting Clauses to PlaybookModified topic. Added a note for template versioning. 
Creating Offline AgreementsModified topic. Updated the screenshot.
Inserting Fields in a Template as a TableModified topic. Added a step about making columns and rows conditional in a table.
Making Columns and Rows Conditional in a TableNew topic. A new feature for this release.
Logging into X-Author for Contracts 2.0Modified topic. Removed Prerequisite and updated steps to log in. 
Opening an Agreement DocumentModified topic. Added product limitations.
Refreshing Clauses in a Template Modified topic. Added behavior and limitations.
Marking Clauses Modified topic. Added behavior and recommendation. 
Upgrading X-Author for Contracts 2.0Modified topic. Added a note about Centralized Deployment.

Spring 2020 (Rev A)

Updating Multiple Smart Fields in a Document

New topic.

Spring 2020Support for Office 365X-Author for Contracts 2.0 provides beta support for Office 365 online and is open to a limited audience. If you have any queries or you want to know more about the feature, please contact Apttus Product Management.
Winter 2019Creating Offline AgreementsModified topic. Added content about the ability to perform the parallel review for offline agreements.
Importing Offline AgreementsModified topic. Added content about the ability to perform the parallel review for imported offline agreements.
Inserting Clauses

Modified topic. Added content for tracking clauses inserted as plain text.

Tracking Clauses in your Agreement DocumentModified topic. Added content for tracking clauses inserted as plain text.
Checking in an Agreement DocumentModified topic. Added details about the ability of administrators to control the availability of check-in options.
Sending an Agreement Document for Parallel ReviewModified topic. Added details about the ability of administrators to control the availability of check-in options.
Inserting Fields in a TemplateModified topic. Added content for searching fields while inserting fields in a template.
Tracking Review StatusNew topic. A new feature for this release.
Creating New TemplatesModified topic. Added content for locale support while creating a template.
Cloning a TemplateModified topic. Added content for locale support while cloning a template.
Checking In TemplatesModified topic. Added content for locale support while checking-in a template.
Defining Template LocaleNew topic. A new feature for this release.
Changing Field Format by LocaleNew topic. A new feature for this release.

Upgrading X-Author for Contracts 2.0

New topic. A new feature for this release.

Logging into X-Author for Contracts 2.0

Modified topic. Added information about the new login UI.

Installing Production X-Author for Contracts 2.0

Modified topic. Added details about the new installer.

Installing Pre-Release X-Author for Contracts 2.0

New topic. A new feature for this release.

Installing Pre-Release X-Author for Contracts 2.0 Without an Installer

New topic. A new feature for this release.

Installing Production X-Author for Contracts 2.0 Without an Installer

Modified topic. Added new manifest file details.
Summer 2019LocalizationNew topic. A new feature for this release.
Use Case: Managing LocalizationNew topic. A new feature for this release.
Comparing and Merging Agreement DocumentsNew topic. A new feature for this release.
Unlocking Read Only ClausesNew topic. A new feature for this release.
Restricting Agreement Document Check-In and Check OutNew topic. A new feature for this release.
Sending an Agreement Document for Parallel ReviewNew topic. A new feature for this release.
Working with FilesNew topic. A new feature for this release.
Spring 2019Preview ReconciliationNew topic. A new feature for this release.
Hiding or Showing Smart BoundariesNew topic. A new feature for this release.
Inserting Fields in a Template as a TableNew topic. A new feature for this release.
Inserting Fields in a Template as a SectionNew topic. A new feature for this release.
Setting Segments in TemplatesNew topic. A new feature for this release.
Winter 2018Making Fields Read Only in a TemplateNew topic. A new feature for this release.
Refreshing Clauses in a TemplateNew topic. A new feature for this release.
Opening an Agreement DocumentModified topic. This topic is updated to add information about the number of agreements displayed on logging in.

Summer 2018

Template Expression Builder

New topic. A new feature for this release.

Setting Segments in Templates

New topic. A new feature for this release.

Deleting Smart Elements

New topic. A new feature for this release.

Promoting Clauses

New topic. A new feature for this release.

Inserting Inline Clauses

Modified topic. This topic is updated to add information about the new inline clauses feature.

Tracking Clause Activity

New topic. This topic is added for enhancement to Clause Tracking feature.

Making Clauses Condition-based

New topic. A new feature for this release, as part of the Template Expression Builder feature.

About Template Clauses

Renamed to About Template Clauses Menu.