Activedition V5 (Build 6) New Release

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C2 are pleased to announce that Activedition V5 (build 6) is now available. Based on customer feedback, a range of enhancements and updates are included in this release. The Activedition V5 series enables content authors to directly invoke page editing facilities without the need to go via the CMS management interface. It also supports HTML5 & CSS3 styling which facilitates responsive design and delivery of web content to, desktop, tablet and smartphone devices.

Build 6 Release Notes:

  • Special characters replaced with HTML codes when saving sections through editor – this is to address issues with characters such as “£” being displayed incorrectly when integrated with other systems such as email marketing.
  • Search now uses Windows Search Service as indexing service is no longer available on Windows Server 2012. This new feature ensures that Activedition can be deployed on the latest server environments.
  • Dates on forms no longer have a redundant label included in the HTML output – this was requested to address accessibility / HTML validation compliance.
  • Login Control dummy label removed from HTML output – addresses an HTML validation issue.
  • Pages created via Content Management Designer now have the data trimmed to their field lengths. On  tailored contribution forms this could cause an issue when creating pages.
  • Situation where the AE Toolbar cached in output is no longer possible – this ensures that the AE box is not shown incorrectly to non-content contributors.
  • Browse and Edit Editor HTML output is optimised for HTML elements. – editor updated to ensure that Bold, Italic etc are correctly applied.
  • Web page output now sets IE document mode to IE10 – addresses a paste from Word issue with the latest versions of Internet Explorer.
  • Request password now sends email as required addressing an issue with the last build.
  • TimestampISO in code correctly formatted as ISO.
  • Files with _ in name now correctly uploaded.
  • CMD Forms generation issue addressed.
  • Duplicate area name now handled – addresses error seen in previous build.
  • SSL issues in Editor resolved – SSL now correctly handled.
  • Copy sections now correctly copies Tag Attribute values.
  • Response Manager now secured. – Addresses security issue identified with form responses.

More Information

If you would like more information on Activedition V5 (build 6) CMS or if you would like to upgrade to the new version, please Contact Us for further assistance.

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James CTwo is our blogging alter ego for the Dynamics CRM and Web experts here at C2. We have a passion for anything CRM, Web Design or Social Media. We love writing about it! Find us on YouTube & Twitter.

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