BuildMaster 4.0 Beta5 Released

Now before you upgrade, please note that ...

BuildMaster 4.0.4 is a beta release.

That said, our beta releases are quite stable (we use them internally), and we do support users who choose to upgrade sooner.

To install or upgrade, simply download BuildMaster and run the installer.

Make sure to check out the BuildMaster 4.0 Overview to learn what's in this beta, and what will be coming. Here are the specific items we changed in this beta:

  • BM-1245 - Releases are no longer automatically sorted by their release number and can now be sorted manually by the user
  • BM-1244 - FIX: Installer should change app pool managed runtime version to 4.0 on upgrade
  • BM-1243 - Add workflow policies which include the ability to deploy to any environment in the workflow and auto-release creation/cancellation/closing options
  • BM-1242 - FIX: Re-execute from last failed action now includes WarningIndicator when copying logs to new execution
  • BM-1241 - FIX: Execution completion notifier gives warning if user doesn't exist
  • BM-1240 - FIX: Many minor bug fixes, see the BuildMaster 4.0 Beta notes knowledge base article for more information (
  • BM-1239 - FIX: Agent installer maps IIS site root to TargetPath instead of BinPath
  • BM-1238 - FIX: Extension gallery overview page display a yellow screen if there is no connection to the internet from the BuildMaster server
  • BM-1237 - FIX: Events links do not pop up in a modal page
  • BM-1235 - Update approvals gadget to show approvals for all environments if workflow is set to allow promotions to any environment
  • BM-1234 - FIX: Creating a build of a release assigned to a workflow with no steps will yellow screen
  • BM-1205 - Rename Release History page to All Releases page, and allow sorting by included release deployable

To learn more about how we distinguish between major, minor, and maintenance releases, make sure to check out KB#1059 - When should I update?