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IBM Architecture Room LIVE! 9.7.0



IBM Architecture Room LIVE! 9.7.0 is made generally available now. This product has an incremental release every four weeks. You can download the latest version from Fix Central.

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Sections Description

The Change history section provides an overview on what is new in this release with a description of any new functions or enhancements when applicable.

The Prerequisites section provides important information to review prior to the installation of this release.

The Download package section provides the direct link to obtain the download package for installation in your environment.

The Installation instructions section provides the installation instructions necessary to apply this release into your environment.

The Known side effects section contains a link to the known problems (open defects) identified at the time of this release.


Prerequisites include:

Review the "IBM_Architecture_Room_LIVE_V9.7_systemrequirements.pdf" file that comes with the product package to learn about the prerequisites required for this release.

Installation Instructions

Review the "IBM_Architecture_Room_LIVE_V9.7_installationguide.pdf" file that comes with the product for installation instructions.

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Access type Description

IBM Architecture Room Live! follows a continuous delivery model and delivers the enhanced version every four weeks. The latest version can be downloaded from Fix Central.

Passport Advantage and Passport Advantage Express clients are required to sign in to download the software package. Review the IBM Architecture Room LIVE! 9.7.0 eAssemblies to see a complete list of the parts that you can download.

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Problems Solved

Known Side Effects

Review the following list of known issues:

Below is the known issue in IBM Architecture Room LIVE! v9.7.0:

  • Custom shape: Links between the embedded shapes are not visible in the custom shapes group in the palette explorer, but, when you drag the embedded custom shape onto a whiteboard, the links appear correctly in the whiteboard and are also visible in the search results view.
  • Rich Text note: The display of the Rich Text note shape might not be as expected on Chrome browsers and on monitors with screen resolutions other than the recommended 1920 x 1080 pixels.
  • Browser support: IBM Architecture Room LIVE! is not compatible with versions earlier than Firefox 57.
    Note: If you are using the Edge browser, you might find some features not working as expected in IBM Architecture Room LIVE!
  • Integration with Design Room ONE: While integrating with Design Room ONE model elements, you can copy the URLs of one or more elements and paste them in the whiteboard in IBM Architecture Room LIVE! Note that the element attributes such as color, size, and links are not copied along with the element.

Open defects

Change History

What's new

Review the IBM Architecture Room LIVE! 9.7.0 product document for a complete description of the features in the version 9.7.0 release.

You can also review the Overview section in the Announcement letter for IBM Architecture Room LIVE! 9.7.0 for details.

Click the link in the Download Options column:

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Document Information

Modified date:
16 June 2019