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Farewell to the Franklin iframe

Posted on March 11, 2019 by Leslie Vallhonrat

On Tuesday we will roll out a change to Franklin that eliminates the much-unloved iframe in which availability information displays. The March 2019 Alma release corrects a bug that prevented us from releasing this feature in August 2018 as originally planned.

 

The window you see here:

Before

 

will be replaced by a new interface element that contains the same information, but in a way that doesn’t trigger security warnings in some users’ browsers:

after

 

We are not planning a user-facing announcement of this because to users it should appear to be a cosmetic improvement. The Discovery Team has done extensive testing, but if you notice issues, please contact the Help Desk as usual.

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