Release Notes For Genesis R&D Food 11.6.X

Release Date: Initial release: 08/06/2018 Most Recent Patch: 10/01/2018

11.6 Initial Release Notes (Version 11.6.337) (Most Recent Patch 11.6.408)

Most recent patch release notes in Bold

New Features:

  • The new Added Sugars symbol and explanatory text box have been added for the US 2016 label
  • Added the ability to alphabetize the ingredient, recipe and composite ingredient nutrient entry lists
  • Added the Canadian dual format label (Different amounts of Foods)


  • Improved Menu Labeling user interface
  • Other Fibers have been renamed Non-Digestible Carbohydrate
  • Several B vitamins have been renamed
    • Vitamin B1 - Thiamin (mg)
    • Vitamin B2 - Riboflavin (mg)
    • Vitamin B3 - Niacin (mg)
  • Improved resolution of Mexico Front of Package exports
  • Audit Trail records import and work with DataLink imports as well.
  • Added Ingredient Statement button on ribbon to Composite Ingredients
  • Added "where used" searches to Composite Ingredients
  • Added Copy Paste for Attachments

Bugs Fixed:

  • Print as Vector no longer resizes label to default layout
  • Fixed error "The specified account already exists" during upgrade installs
  • Various Crash Fixes
  • Fixed disabled functions for Composite Ingredients and Menu Labeling
  • Fixed Composite Ingredient Exports to EXL files
  • Fixed Audit Trail database migrations
  • Corrected the French spelling for Manganese for Canadian Labels
  • Notes hyperlinks and sizing consistent throughout software
  • Show insignificant footnote option now displays the footnote for Infant, Child, or Pregnant linear labels
  • New recipes respect regulation preferences
  • Standard Nutrient Report shows gram weight
  • Fixed missing or incorrect gram weight on some label formats and reports
  • Fixed Allergen Statements for Composite Ingredients
  • Fixed bugs related to 2016 Canada Aggregate Labels (11.6.364)
  • Cleaned up composite ingredients to allow for exporting (11.6.364)
  • Various Menu Label Crash Fixes (11.6.364)
  • Barcode values no longer change during import process (11.6.364)
  • Added double dagger symbol for Added Sugars if applicable (11.6.364)
  • Improved handling of measures in Label Display Reports (11.6.364)
  • Fixed time display for Attachments (11.6.364)
  • Fixed attachments dialog from automatically re-opening (11.6.408)

Database Changes:

  • No Database Changes 
  • Structure Version: 11.6.0
  • USDA Database: SR-28 
  • Canadian Database: CNF 2015
  • Total foods in the database: 78,500+

Compatibility Changes:

  • ESHA Port version updated to 4.6.x
  • ESHA Security version 4.0.x (unchanged)
  • Notes for the newest ESHA Port and Security versions can be found here.

System Requirements:

  • Internet Connection required for installation. DVD available on request for additional cost.
  • Minimum of 4GB RAM
  • Client OS: Windows 7 (SP1), Windows 8, Windows 8.1, Windows 10
  • Server OS: Windows Server 2008 R2 (SP1), SBS 2011 (SP1), 2012, 2012 R2 (Update1), 2016
  • SQL Server versions supported: SQL Server 2008 R2, 2012, 2014, 2016 (including Express versions)
  • .NET Framework 4.6.2
  • Visual C++ 2015 32 bit (installed with application)
  • Click here for instructions on running the program on a MAC
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