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Adobe Target/Standard/Premium 19.10.1 (October 22, 2019)

Date
Topic
Changes
December 5, 2019
Updated topic.
December 2, 2019
New topic.
November 26, 2019
Updated text in "Managing flicker when loading at.js asynchronously."
Added link to the November 2019 newsletter.
Updated text and images under "Specify Roles and Permissions."
November 15, 2019
Added "Pitfall 7: Changing the traffic allocation during the testing period."
November 11, 2019
Added information about version 1.0.1.
Updated entire topic.
Added information explaining that Target does not store geo information, such as Zip Codes.
November 8, 2019
Added links to additional past issues.
Updated CCPA section with new note.
Added new FAQ informing customers that Target does not have the ability to allow customers to share or sell data direct from Target to third parties, so there is no opt out of sale for Target.
November 7, 2019
Added code sample for the adobeQA parameter.
November 5, 2019
Updated text in the "Troubleshooting" section.
November 4, 2019
Updated text under the following FAQ: "Why do I see warning messages, such as 'actions with missing selectors'?"
October 31, 2019
New topic.
New topic.
Added new section: "Which at.js 1. x parameters for creating audiences are not supported in at.js 2. x ?"
Added new known issue about extra spaces being added to template rules.
Added information about the Target Premium 19.10.2 release and the Target Java SDK release.
October 30, 2019
Added information about the upcoming Target Premium 19.10.2 (October 31, 2019) release.
October 29, 2019
Added note.
New topic.
October 25, 2019
Added new item under "Considerations" to explain that targeting is not evaluated on internal mbox parameters.
Updated topic entirely and removed outdated examples.
Added note linking to the Target Delivery API documentation to help you understand the available types for requests/responses (array, string, and so forth).
Added note linking to the Target Delivery API documentation to help you understand the available types for requests/responses (array, string, and so forth).
Added "Troubleshooting" section.
October 24, 2019
Updated text in the following FAQ: "Why is Target sometimes unable to show recommendations?"
Added a note to a known issue that affects earlier versions of at.js (earlier than version 2.2.0).
Added note about the default behavior for success metrics for activities using A4T.
October 22, 2019
Added row for User Based Recommendations.
Added new section: "Using a custom recommendations key."
Added new FAQ: "When creating complex URL strings, does Target evaluate the entire URL?"
Release Notes : 19.10.1
This release includes enhancements and fixes. You can read about them and link to the documentation from the Release Notes. This release also includes many documentation updates throughout the help.

Adobe Target/Standard/Premium 19.9.1 (September 30, 2019)

Date
Topic
Changes
October 17, 2019
Updated topic to explain how Activity QA works with third-party cookies.
Updated release notes to include information about changes to the Unified Shell.
October 10, 2019
Added new section: "serverState."
Added information about the at.js 2.2 and at.js 1.8 releases.
Added information about the at.js 2.2 and at.js 1.8 releases.
Added new section: "I created an activity using the Target UI and I cannot update it via API."
October 9, 2019
Updated topic.
New topic.
New topic.
Added informaton about the V1/Delivery API and Node.js SDK releases.
October 8, 2019
New topic with links to the first batch of newsletters, with more to come.
October 3, 2019
Added the following:
  • Known issue and workaround when creating an experience with no modifications using the at.js 2. x library.
  • Collections, exclusions, criteria, and designs created via API are not visible in the Target user interface and can only be edited via API.
  • Recommendations activities created via API can be viewed in the user interface, but can only be edited via API.
Added note to "mboxDebug" section.
October 2, 2029
Added information about upcoming releases.
October 1, 2019
Updated text in the "Customer attributes" section.
Updated code sample in the "Call getOffers() for all views" section.
September 30, 2019
This release includes enhancements and fixes. You can read about them and link to the documentation from the Release Notes. This release also includes many documentation updates throughout the help.

Adobe Target Standard/Premium 19.7.1 (July 23, 2019)

Date
Topic
Changes
September 27, 2019
Updated text about the Target Sample Size Calculator.
Updated text about the Target Sample Size Calculator.
September 24, 2019
Changed date of the Target/Standard 19.2.1 release to September 30, 2019.
Added training video.
September 10, 2019
Added information about the Target Standard/Premium 19.9.1 release.
September 9, 2019
Added "Considerations" section.
Updated text for entire topic.
New topic.
September 6, 2019
Added information about the Target Standard/Premium 19.9.1 (September 10, 2019) release.
New topic.
September 4, 2019
Updated topic.
August 23, 2019
Updated code snippet in AndroidManifest.xml .
August 22, 2019
Removed information about using prohibited characters in mobile app IDs. There are no longer restrictions.
Added new section: "Considerations."
Updated following sentence: Custom criteria updates are by default "cumulative." New key-value pairs specified in the CSV upload file overwrite existing key-value pairs. Existing key-value pairs that don't have keys specified in the CSV upload will still be available for delivery and will expire in 31 days from the time they are last uploaded as part of the CSV file.
August 20, 2019
Postponed the Target/Premium 19.8.1 release (August 20, 2019). Content from this release will be rolled into the 19.9.1 release (September 24, 2019).
Added the following FAQ: "My recommended item's price isn't displaying both values to the right of the decimal point. How can I display them?"
August 16, 2019
Added new section: "Considerations."
Added training video.
Added training videos.
Added training video.
Added training video.
Added training video.
Added training video.
Added training video.
Added training video.
August 14, 2019
Updated text and added training video link.
Clarrifed information about the consumerID key.
Updated information in the "Layout > Move" section.
August 12, 2019
Updated information about dependencies and artifacts.
Updated code sample for the AndroidManifest.XML file.
Updated the list of enhancements and fixes in the "Target Mobile VEC SDK iOS 2.1.0 & Android 1.1.1" section.
Added new section: "Work with legacy activities created in Recommendations Classic."
August 9, 2019
Added new section: "How at.js renders offers with HTML content."
Added new section: "Considerations."
August 7, 2019
Added note that the prefetch functionality in the SDKs is not supported for Auto Target, Auto Allocate, and Automated Personalization activity types.
Updated note indicating how long the classification process takes to complete.
Updated note indicating how long the classification process takes to complete.
Updated topic to include information about the California Consumer Privacy Act (CCPA).
August 6, 2019
Added release notes for the Target Mobile VEC SDK iOS 2.1.0 & Android 1.1.0 release.
Updated consideration about using Activity Impressions and Activity Conversions metrics in Analysis Workspace.
August 1, 2019
Added important announcement regarding API support for Enterprise Permissions.
New topic.
July 31, 2019
New topic.
Added note to Recently Viewed Items.
Added known issue with Activity QA preview links.
July 29, 2019
Added new FAQ: "Why do my Experience Targeting (XT) reports contain metrics for control experiences?"
July 24, 2019
New topic.
Added new section: "Viewing the recommendations offer's status."
Updated "Importing Items" row and added "Feed Imported Successfully at time " row under Feed Statuses .
Updated text about how the catalog is refreshed.
Added information about the Modifications panel that shows elements you have set up for click-tracking.
Added new section: "Bots."
Added best practices to avoid slow regex execution.
Updated the Troubleshooting section to reflect that the character restrictions no longer apply to app names. The restrictions apply to IDs only.
Added supported FTP server settings to steps.
Added information about at.js 2.1.1.
This release includes enhancements and fixes. You can read about them and link to the documentation from the Release Notes. This release also includes many documentation updates throughout the help.

Adobe Target Standard/Premium 19.6.1 (June 26, 2019)

Date
Topic
Changes
July 10, 2019
Added limit information for the following items:
  • Number of expereinces per activity.
  • Number of success metrics per activity.
  • Number of reporting audiences/segments per activity.
  • Number of audiences per mbox, metric, and experience.
  • Number of unique values per targeting rule.
  • Number of unique audiences per targeting rule.
  • Number of unique targeting rules per activity.
  • Number of active profile scripts.
  • Number of total profile scripts.
  • Number of total loops per profile script.
  • Number of live activities.
  • Number of active saved (and not ended) activities.
  • Number of properties.
  • Number of offers.
Added information about the upcoming Target 19.7.1 release (July 23, 2019).
Note that this information is subject to change.
July 8, 2019
Added information explaining why you should use CNAME.
June 28, 2019
Added information about a known issue that is causing a limited number of customers using redirects with A4T to see a higher percentage of unstitched hit rates.
June 26, 2019
Added information about the Background option under Styles .
Added information about the Clone action.
Added information about the Selected Elements panel.
New section: "Page Delivery settings for the SPA VEC."
New topic.
New topic.
Added new tables to explain individual attibutes and to give examples.
Added new FAQ: "Can I specify a specific experience to be used as control?"
Edited the following FAQ: "What are best practices to set up an Automated Personalization activity?"
Added information and FAQ about specifying a specific experience to be used as control.
Updated the "Determining Traffic Allocation" section.
Added step with information to select a specific experience as default.
Added information about how to manage multiple mobile app versions.
Added information about reports failing to render for Auto-Target activities in certain situations.
This release includes enhancements and fixes. You can read about them and link to the documentation from the Release Notes. This release also includes many documentation updates throughout the help.

Adobe Target Standard/Premium 19.5.1 (May 21, 2019)

Date
Topic
Changes
June 19, 2019
Added information about promotions being de-duplicated against items recommended by the criteria for your activity.
June 13, 2019
Added new FAQ: "Why are some offers/experiences with a lower conversion rate receiving a larger amount of traffic compared to other offers/experiences for a certain automated segment?"
Added important note about using Target in China.
Removed Microsoft Internet Explorer 11 (IE 11) from the "Target Standard/Premium interface" section. Target no longer supports or maintains compatibility for IE 11. This change affects the Target UI only. Content delivery is not affected. This change follows similar announcements made by Adobe Analytics, the Adobe Experience Platform, and Adobe Audience Manager. We recommend users switch to a supported browser.
June 11, 2019
Removed note stating that is is unnessary to specify a tracking server if you are using A4T.
Emphasized that you cannot restore a deleted activity. As best practice you can archive an activity so that it can be unarchived, if necessary.
Removed limitation stating that the Experience Cloud Debugger is not fully supported in at.js 2.x.
June 7, 2019
Added new section: "Scenario: Create a 4x2 default Recommendations design with null-checking logic."
Updated link to new Adobe Target Tutorials site.
Updated text and code snippets.
June 6, 2019
Updated the description for the options > page parameter.
Updated entire article.
Added preliminary release notes for the Target 19.6.1 release.
June 5, 2019
Added new Troubleshooting section.
Updated information about deploying at.js using Adobe Launch, which is the preferred method of deployment.
Minor text edits.
June 3, 2019
Added information about the upcoming release of at.js 2.1.0.
Added information about the upcoming release of at.js 2.1.0.
Added new section: "Client-side Analytics logging."
Revised Step 7.
Added rows to the table for the following field names:
  • Request > experienceCloud
  • Request > experienceCloud > analytics
  • Request > experienceCloud > analytics > logging
Added row to the table for adobe.target.sendNotifications(options) .
New topic.
Added information about Adobe Opt-in support in at.js 2.1.0.
Updated information about opt-in support in at.js 2.1.0.
May 31, 2019
Added note regarding targeting devices running iOS 12.2.
Updated code sample.
May 30, 2019
The documentation is now available in the Chinese Simplified language.
Added new caveat in the Export Order Details to CSV section: "Audiences applied in the Target reporting UI do not carry over to the download report."
Updated screenshots.
May 29, 2019
Updated text to clarify the difference between user.categoryId and entity.categoryId .
Relocated section to this topic: Benefits of at.js.
Relocated section to this topic: "What is the impact of at.js and mbox.js on page-load time?"
Corrected syntax in the Past behavior row.
May 28, 2019
Added new section: "Change the language for the Target product documentation."
Updated information abut p-values.
Added troubleshooting section about how Target handles multi-level iframes.
Added new FAQ: "What is the expected ingest timeframe for Recommendations operations?"
Updated the information under "Advantages of Implementing at.js Using the Target Launch Extension."
Added new troubleshooting section about at.js not firing mboxes if you are using an invalid doctype.
May 24, 2019
Added information about at.js 2.1.0.
May 23, 2019
Added information and link to limit which audiences can see specific offers in AP activities using targeting rules.
Updated text in the introduction.
Updated text in the introduction.
Updated text in the introduction.
Updated text in the introduction.
Updated text in the introduction.
Updated text in the introduction.
Updated text in the introduction.
Updated text in the introduction.
Added and updated several entries.
May 22 2019
Added training video.
Added links to new tutorials:
  • Implement the Experience Cloud in Mobile iOS Objective-C Applications
  • Implement the Experience Cloud in Mobile iOS Swift Applications
Added link to new tutorial:
  • Implement the Experience Cloud in Mobile Android Applications
Added link to the Adobe Target Welcome Kit.
May 21, 2019
  • Updated information about the "Move" option.
  • Added note that you can perform many actions before the page loads in the VEC, or even if the page fails to load altogether.
Udated text, updated images, and added training video.
Udated text and images.
Added the character limit for the customer attribute alias ID.
This release includes enhancements and fixes. You can read about them and link to the documentation from the Release Notes. This release also includes many documentation updates throughout the help.

Adobe Target Standard/Premium 19.4.2 (April 30, 2019)

Note : The Target Standard/Premium 19.4.1 release was a maintanence release to update the Adobe Experience Cloud UI to reflect branding and product changes.
Date
Topic
Changes
May 15, 2019
Added note that you must fire the at-view-start and at-view-end events.
May 14, 2019
New topics.
Updated text.
May 13, 2019
Added item to the Considerations list about using QA Mode in a multi-page activity.
Updated steps to match the UI.
Added new FAQ: "What HTML doctype does at.js require?"
May 10, 2019
Updated text and image.
Updated text.
May 9, 2019
Added new section: "Reports in Analysis Workspace."
Added new FAQ: "Can I view my Target activity data in Adobe Analysis Workspace?"
Added new FAQ: "Are click-track conversions recorded if a redirect page and the activity URL belong to different properties?"
May 8, 2019
Updated content and links.
Updated text in the note under the entity.id variable.
May 1, 2019
Corrected capitalization in the following variable names:
Changed pageURL to pageUrl .
Changed thumbnailURL to thumbnailUrl .
April 30, 2019
  • Added new section: "Styles."
  • Added table listing HTML5 tags that can be nested.
Added information about the DOM path feature to the "Considerations" section.
Updated the "Feed Statuses" table.
Added information about deleting folders and images from the Assets library.
This release includes enhancements and fixes. You can read about them and link to the documentation from the Release Notes. This release also includes many documentation updates throughout the help.

Adobe Target Standard/Premium 19.3.1 (March 29, 2019)

Date
Topic
Changes
April 29, 2019
Added following FAQ: "Why do I get an error message indicating that no property is associated with this activity, even though there is a property assigned?"
April 24, 2019
Added note to "Activity types" section.
Reformatted code sample.
Fixed minor typos.
April 23, 2019
Updated release notes and changed date to April 30 (was April 29).
April 22, 2019
Added new section: "Change the default language for the Target UI."
April 19, 2019
Added new FAQ: "Is there any logic to the order that attributes appear in a segment card?"
Updated Important note that describes when uploaded entities expire.
April 16, 2019
Added new FAQ: "Can I change the percentage of traffic allocation in an activity that uses A4T after the activity has been activated?"
April 15, 2019
Added new FAQ: "How can I set up a multi-page A4T activity?"
Updated topic.
Moved known issues for exclusion groups to the resolved issues table.
April 11, 2019
Updated code samples.
Added screenshots.
Added the following FAQ: "Should I remove an underperforming experience from an Auto-Allocate activity to speed the process of determining a winner?"
April 10, 2019
Minor text updates to the "Implementation requirements" section (requirements reordered).
Updated text for the "options > page" parameter.
April 8, 2019
Updated information about A4T and redirects under What contributes to partial data?
Updated the mininum requirements to use A4T with redirects (at.js version 1.6.2).
  • Updated the mininum requirements to use A4T with redirects (at.js version 1.6.2).
  • Added information describing how data metrics are counted when a Target hit occurs, but no Analytics hit occurs.
Added information about the limits for the excludedIDs mbox parameter.
Added new section: Response tokens.
April 5, 2019
Added link to the "Introduction to Recommendations" webinar recording.
Updated JavaScript code for the activity QA bookmarklet.
Updated the preliminary release notes for the Target 19.4.1 and Target 19.4.2 releases, both scheduled for April 2019.
April 4, 2019
Added preliminary release notes for the Target 19.4.1 and Target 19.4.2 releases, both scheduled for April 2019.
March 30, 2019
Added information about the limits for the excludedID mbox parameter.
March 29, 2019
Added the following known issue: "For the Single Page Application (SPA) websites, cancelling loading does not allow you to edit actions under the Modifications panel."
Moved the following known issue to the Resolved Issues section: "v1 version of the Offer APIs on Adobe I/O treats all offers created through Target to be in the default workspace."
March 28, 2019
Added the following new sections:
Added a current known issue about when you cancel loading of a page within the VEC.
This release includes enhancements and fixes. You can read about them and link to the documentation from the Release Notes. This release also includes many documentation updates throughout the help.

Adobe Target Standard/Premium 19.2.1 (February 19, 2019)

Date
Topic
Changes
March 20, 2019
Updated the following FAQ: " Can I load the Target library asynchronously? "
Added note at the bottom of the page.
Added information about "entity custom attribute" limits.
Updated text.
Added new section that explains how to create profile-based groupings for popularity algorithms: "Use a custom recommendations key."
March 19, 2019
Added information about at.js versions 2.0.1 and 1.7.1.
Added the following FAQ: "Does A4T support virtual report suites?"
March 18, 2019
Added information about at.js versions 2.0.1 and 1.7.1.
Added: You cannot send the following characters in mbox3rdPartyID : plus sign (+) and forward slash (/).
March 15, 2019
Added important note: Modifications to at.js or mbox.js will not be supported by Adobe Customer Care.
March 14, 2019
Changed the date of the Target Standard/Premium 19.3.1 release to March 29, 2019.
March 13, 2019
Updated the text in the Conversion Metric row.
Added new section: "JavaScript reference for script profile parameters."
Restructured page and created new pages for each at.js function to make accessing information easier.
Added introductory paragraph to explain a client-side implementation.
Added following FAQ: "Can I dynamically exclude an entity?"
March 12, 2019
The Debugger is now a supported integration with at.js 2.x.
March 11, 2019
Updated text to indicate that TLS changes will occur on April 1, 2019 .
Added the following section: "Fetch and render data from multiple mboxes via getOffers() and applyOffers()."
March 6, 2019
Added at_property row to the "at.js 1.x parameters to at.js 2.x payload mapping" table.
Added new section: "Use TriggerView to ensure that A4T works correctly with at.js 2.x and SPAs."
March 4, 2019
New topic.
Added information about Recommendations as an offer.
February 28, 2019
Updated text and images.
Added "Recommendations as an offer" under "Target Premium."
Updated "Activity Types" table.
February 26, 2019
Added a known issue about Enterprise Permissions support in Target APIs.
February 25, 2019
Updated the following information:
On February 20, 2019, Adobe Target infrastructure was upgraded in the EMEA, Japan, and APAC regions to no longer collect data from end users with older devices or web browsers that do not support TLS 1.1 or later. This same upgrade is planned for the North America region on March 4, 2019 . Migrating to TLS 1.2 provides improved security. It is important that you go through the specifics and plan out the changes for a smooth transition.
New section: "at.js 1.x parameters to at.js 2.x payload mapping."
Added "Hostnames" column to the IP addresses to whitelist.
February 22, 2019
Added "Obtain your Workspace ID" section.
February 20, 2019
Updated "Category affinity algorithm" section.
February 19, 2019
New topic and training videos.
New topic and training videos.
Added information about at.js versions 1.7.0 and 2.0.0.
New topic and training video.
Updated topic to reflect changes with the introduction of at.js 2.x.
There are three new fuctions available for at.js 2.x.
  • adobe.target.getOffers(options)
  • adobe.target.applyOffers(options)
  • adobe.target.triggerView (viewName, options)
Updated topic to reflect changes with the introduction of at.js 2.x. and added training video.
Updated topic to reflect changes with the introduction of at.js 2.x.
Updated topic to reflect changes with the introduction of at.js 2.x.
Added note explaining that the Adobe Experience Cloud Debugger Network Request and Mbox Trace features are not yet supported for at.js 2.x.
New topic.
New topic.
  • Added information about using the Insert Before, Insert After, or Replace With action to add recommendations to an experience in an A/B Test or Experience Targeting activity.
  • Added information about using the Insert Before or Insert After action to add AEM Experience Fragments to an experience.
New topic.
Minor edits and information about Opt-in functionality and at.js 1.7.0 and at.js 2.x.
Added known issues about Target APIs.
Added note that provided entity attribute values expire after 61 days.
This release includes enhancements and fixes. You can read about them and link to the documentation from the Release Notes. This release also includes many documentation updates throughout the help.

Adobe Target Standard/Premium 19.1.1 (January 22, 2019)

Date
Topic
Changes
February 2, 2019
Updated prerelease notes for the Target 19.2.1 (February 19, 2019) release.
January 30, 2019
Added new FAQ: Strings that represent numbers (floating point numbers are supported as well) are compared as numbers.
January 29, 2019
Enterprise Permissions support in Target APIs availability date updated to February 21, 2019.
Added Proactive notifications section.
January 22, 2019
Added information about filtering collections and exclusions by environment (host group).
Updated information in the Profile Script Value row.
This release includes enhancements and fixes. You can read about them and link to the documentation from the Release Notes. This release also includes many documentation updates throughout the help.

Adobe Target Standard/Premium 18.11.1 (November 12, 2018)

Date
Topic
Changes
January 16, 2019
Added information about at.js version 1.6.4.
January 10, 2019
Added the date when Target will completely phase out support for TLS 1.0 encryption: February 20, 2019.
January 9, 2019
Added information regarding Recommendations to Insert Before, Insert After, and Replace With rows.
Added information about Target and the Adobe Marketing Cloud dropping support for Microsoft Internet Explorer 11 starting in March 2019.
Added information for Target 19.1.1 and at.js 1.6.4 releases.
Added information for at.js 1.6.4 release.
Removed note stating that after November 14, 2016, customers will no longer be able to create A4T activities with redirect offers.
Added note under "Why are page views on the original page and on the redirect page sometimes counted?"
December 20, 2018
Added note about CORS.
December 14, 2018
Added link to a new training video: Implementing Target with the Adobe Launch Tutorial.
Added link to training video.
December 13, 2018
Updated text and image.
Added known issue that the Recommendations feed index can show "Waiting for index" if the items in the feed are the same as in the previous run.
Updated images.
Updated image.
Updated images.
Updated image.
Updated image.
Updated text and images.
Updated text and images.
December 11, 2018
Added that the default value for overrideMboxEdgeServer is "true" beginning with at.js version 1.6.2.
December 7, 2018
Moved the following from the Known Issues table to the Resolved Issues table:
  • at.js: Mboxes not firing on Microsoft Explorer 11 browsers after upgrading to at.js version 1.0 due to the interaction between at.js and Visitor API 2.2.0.0.
  • Geo targeting: Searching for a string that contains special characters (such as a space or a comma) is currently not working when creating geo-targeting audiences.
December 5, 2018
Added note that the Personalization Insights reports are available in the default environment only.
Updated table to indicate that A4T supports server-side deployments.
November 29, 2018
Minor text updates and updated images.
November 27, 2018
Updated text and images.
Added note that Target has a limit of 1,000 profile scripts per account.
November 15, 2018
Added information about at.js version 1.6.3.
Added new topics for the new Personalization Insights reports: Automated Segments and Important Attributes .
November 14, 2018
This release includes enhancements and fixes. You can read about them and link to the documentation from the Release Notes. This release also includes many documentation updates throughout the help.

Adobe Target Standard/Premium 18.10.1 (October 24, 2018)

Date
Topic
Changes
November 8, 2018
Added NodeJS SDK to the compatibility table.
November 7, 2018
Edited topic and added additional information.
Added information about features in the Target 18.11.1 release.
November 5, 2018
Updated link in Option 3.
Added the following note:
Important : The data source name and the attribute name cannot contain a period.
October 31, 2018
Updated topic.
Added link to the Best Practices in Audience Segmentation recording.
October 29, 2018
Added new section: Expected Behavior with Browsers Supporting TLS 1.0 Only.
October 26, 2018
  • Added a known issue about searching for strings containing special characters when creating geo-targeting audiences.
  • Moved at.js 1.6.0 redirect issue to Resolved Issues table.
  • Moved issue to the Resolved Issues table regarding activities in the default workspace deleted via API continuing to display in the Target UI
October 24, 2018
Added information to consider when choosing the reporting source for activities in Setup > Preferences or per activity.
Added information about filtering for Unassigned Offers.
Added information about duplicating experiences in XT activities.
Added information about duplicating experiences in A/B Tests.
Added information about the handling of audiences referenced in Target activities that have been deleted in Adobe Audience Manager (AAM).
Updated topic.
Updated all sections. Added new section: at.js Implementation.
Release 18.10.1 Release Notes
This release includes enhancements and fixes. You can read about them and link to the documentation from the Release Notes. This release also includes many documentation updates throughout the help.

Adobe Target Standard/Premium 18.9.1 (September 26, 2018)

Date Topic Changes
October 24, 2018
Added known issue about deleted activities via API in the default workspace persisting in the Target UI.
Added a note explaining that minor variances between manual calculations using the listed formulas and the numbers displayed in the report are to be expected.
October 22, 2018
Added Important note at top of topic advising clients to not link sensitive information to mboxSession and mboxPC.
October 21, 2018
Added information about at.js Version 1.6.2.
Added the "Adobe Target and Adobe Launch Opt-In" section.
Updated the following FAQs:
  • How does Adobe Target handle consent management?
  • What IDs are supported to help customers complete a GDPR access and deletion request for Target?
Updated link to the Adobe Target Extension.
October 18, 2018
Updated IP address range used by Target Recommendations activities.
Added IP address range used by Target Recommendations APIs.
October 12, 2018
Edited the following paragraph under Considerations :
Activity QA does not display content for archived activities or activities that are past their end dates. If you deactivate an ended activity, you must save the activity again for Activity QA to work.
October 10, 2018
Updated the Adobe Target Product documentation in the following languages: German, Spanish, French, Italian, Japanese, and Portuguese (Brazil).
October 9, 2019
Added Profile Scripts FAQ section.
Edited text to indicate that Recommendations activities use IP addresses located in the Oregon data center.
October 8, 2018
Added new IP address range for the CIDR Notation 192.243.242.0.0/24.
October 5, 2018
Revised entire section: "Should I use visitors, activity impressions, or visits when viewing reports?" Reworded metric descriptions and added a list of considerations.
October 4, 2018
Added "Expected Criteria Processing Time" section.
Added information about how to disable the Tip of the Day.
October 3, 2018
Check out the new Analytics for Target (A4t) tutorial.
Updated entire topic.
Updated the table listing characters not allowed in activity, experience, or metric names.
October 2, 2018
Added note after Step 1.
Added note after Step 1.
September 27, 2018
Added information about allowed characters in query stings.
Moved known issue regarding offer-level reporting in AP activities to the Resolved Issues table.
September 26, 2018
Added information about the Insert Before option.
Creating an Automated Personalization Activity
Added information about the Report Group list that lets you filter offers by reporting group.
Added information about using multiple offers from the same location in an exclusion group.
Added link to the Best Practices in Reporting & Value Socialization session.
Added following note:
Important: Uploaded feeds expire after 61 days. This means that recommendations will no longer be returned if a feed file has not been processed in the last 60 days.
Added known issue regarding offer-level reporting in AP activities.
Updated note under "Option 1: Use the Delivery API."
Reordered topics in entire section.
Release 18.9.1 Release Notes
This release includes enhancements and fixes. You can read about them and link to the documentation from the Release Notes. This release also includes many documentation updates throughout the help.

Adobe Target Standard/Premium 18.8.1 (August 21, 2018)

Date Topic Changes
September 21, 2018
Revised entire topic and added training videos.
September 20, 2018
Added information about the at.js 1.6.1 release.
September 19, 2018 Moved issue regarding the Code Editor from the Known Issues table to the Resolved Issues table.
September 18, 2018
New topic.
Updated upcoming webinar dates.
September 11, 2018
New topic.
Added information about re-saving custom audiences created before the 18.5.1 release.
Added known issue: Target activity impressions and conversions are currently counted incorrectly in Analysis Workspace.
Updated code sample.
Changed the required Velocity version to 1.7.0.
September 10, 2018
Changed the date when Adobe will phase out support for TLS 1.0 from September 12, 2018 to February 2019.
Added information and link to help plan A/B Tests.
Added following FAQ: What is the maximum size of a CSV file for a feed upload?
Added following paragraph:
A visitor profile is created in the local edge memory for each mbox call with new mboxPC . After 30 minutes of inactivity, the profile is saved to the Target database and is accessible from other edges.
Modified text and updated illustration.
September 7, 2018
Added new FAQ: Why can't I save my legacy Recommendations activity after defining a new audience?
September 4, 2018
Updated code sample.
Minor edits.
August 30, 2018 Added following known issue:
  • When using at.js version 1.6.0, Analytics for Target (A4T) redirects occur, but without activity qualification.
August 28, 2018
Updated the entity ID row.
Clarified information about the Recommend Previously Purchased Items option.
August 21, 2018
New topic.
Note: This feature will be available soon.
Added information about docking the Modifications panel.
Reorganized table to account for new groupings.
  • Added information about upcoming webinars.
  • Added link to the recording for the second webinar: Steps to Add Automation & More Sophisticated Activities.
Added the "Tips and Tricks" section.
Rephrased issue regarding redirect activities in at.js implementations might cause the preview URL to enter into a loop.
Removed the previously proposed date when TLS 1.0 support would be phased out (September 12, 2018).
The date when TLS 1.0 support will be removed will be announced at a later date; however, It is important that you go through the specifics and plan out the changes for a smooth transition.
Release 18.8.1 Release Notes
This release includes enhancements and fixes. You can read about them and link to the documentation from the Release Notes. This release also includes many documentation updates throughout the help.