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This page displays an up-to-date listing of changes to our customer support web. We'll also place notices here regarding product updates, scheduled releases, or problems and work-arounds that may affect all customers. When bugs reported by our customers get fixed, we'll place a notice here, along with an estimate of when the fix will be shipped.
Tuesday, May 30, 2006Users can now search for a phrase in either a job name or a job's description by using the 'Key Words' field on the Project Lookup and Search Assistant pages.
Thursday, May 05, 2005A new version of BIDOnline Desktop is now available. You can get it here.
Thursday, June 10, 2004There is a new feature on the main menu called Contractor Lookup which will allow users to search the VCN database for contractor contact information.
Monday, February 16, 2004Users can now view recently listed jobs and addenda through any web-enabled phone.
Access jobs at http://www.vcnonline.com/new/jobs.asp
Access addenda at http://www.vcnonline.com/new/add.asp
Friday, October 24, 2003Users can now lookup past bid jobs by using the revamped Project Lookup section. Find a job by using VCN's assigned ID or by searching using the project's name and bid date range.
Monday, October 13, 2003Users can now click on bidder's names in the Building and Heavy Construction pages to see what other jobs that person has bid on.
Monday, October 13, 2003A new version of BIDOnline Desktop is now available. You can now get Awards/Apparent Low Bidder information without having to visit the web site. You can get it here.
Friday, June 06, 2003BIDOnline Desktop is the latest product available for BIDOnline users. This powerful software allows you to download and manage your projects from your desktop computer without having to use a web browser. Contact our sales staff for details or download here to try it out.
Monday, February 24, 2003The BIDOnline site has been moved to a new server to improve speed and overall operability to provide better service to our customers.
Thursday, November 15, 2001A new version of the BIDOnline FTP software is available for download. This version addresses the problem that some people have been having with downloading multiple jobs. It can be downloaded here.
Monday, October 08, 2001Full BIDOnline members can now order printed plans shipped via UPS from our website. This can be done by clicking the button on the job documents page.
Tuesday, May 29, 2001A new version of the BIDOnline FTP software is available for download. This version addresses the problem that some people have been having with cancelling a download. It can be downloaded here.
Friday, February 09, 2001A new version of the BIDOnline FTP software is available for download. All users of the BIDOnline FTP feature need to download and install this new version.
Wednesday, January 17, 2001On Thursday and Friday (1/18 - 1/19) we will begin upgrading our Internet connection to provide faster and more dependable service to our customers. During this time you many experience intermittent outages of service. We apologize for any inconveniences this may cause.
Tuesday, January 16, 2001The Search Assistant has been updated. You can now specify a comma-separated list of individual CSI codes in addition to the CSI code range.
Wednesday, January 10, 2001The Search Assistant has been updated. You can now get just the jobs in a certain region of the state by clicking it. Click on the small image of Virginia under the Search Assistant to try it out.
Friday, January 05, 2001The Custom Job Listing has been updated. You can now specify a comma-separated list of individual CSI codes in addition to the CSI code ranges.
Thursday, December 21, 2000The Search Assistant has been updated. You can now include regions as a part of your search criteria.
Thursday, November 30, 2000The Private Bid Section has been completely revamped with new functionality.
Wednesday, November 22, 2000The latest version of the BIDOnline FTP software is now available for download. Older version will no longer work with our service. We apologize for any inconveniences. You can get it from our download page.
Thursday, June 29, 2000You can now get the latest listing of CSI codes used by VCN.
Wednesday, May 12, 1999Bandwidth increased to a true T1.
Thursday, April 15, 1999Custom Job Listing added to Bid Documents.
Friday, February 26, 1999Jobs Past Bid section added.