Release Notes

Release 2021.12

← Other release notes

April 9, 2021

Crunch web application

  • Refactored the dataset importer and integrations in order to provide a more consistent and streamlined user experience.
  • Fixed an issue with the importer that caused integrations to fail to render when there are too many surveys.
  • Fixed an issue with variable sources and importer not working properly for Decipher integrations.
  • Made various tweaks to Permissions Management and Dataset Importer panel UI to cause progressively loaded lists to render more consistently.
  • Updated the design of the section headers in the Export Settings panels to improve usability.
  • Improved the category selector for a time plot so that users can now select empty categories to be displayed on the plot (in early access).
  • Fixed an issue in which switching tabs was not working properly for some dashboards.

API Endpoints and API Reference

  • Fixed a bug in the search aggregation endpoint that caused an error when the user provides an empty query string.

SDKs (rCrunch, pyCrunch, and sCrunch)

  • Fixed an sCrunch bug that occurred when using Backfill functionality.

Crunch Automation

  • Added new ADD CATEGORIES command, which allows you to add extra empty categories to categorical variables. See documentation for more information.


  • Improved performance speed when accessing slides in a deck.

Help desk and website improvements

  • Created new help desk article that describes the new Category Differences feature (in early access).