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Patch #6 Released for V2.3.8

June 24, 2016   |  Tags: patch, release, bugs

This patch is released to address a fix for the traditional file manager file uploaded which has been broken on Bootstrap based themes. It also addresses some specific issues in the v2.3.8, v2.3.8 Patch #1, v2.3.8patch #2, v2.3.8 Patch #3, v2.3.8 Patch #4, and v2.3.8 Patch #5 releases. (read more)

Patch #5 Released for V2.3.8

June 17, 2016   |  Tags: patch, release, bugs

Hot on the heals of its predecessor, this patch fixes some specific issues in the v2.3.8, v2.3.8 Patch #1, v2.3.8patch #2, v2.3.8 Patch #3, and v2.3.8 Patch #4 releases. Specifically: (read more)

Exponent web sites become more mobile friendly

June 16, 2016

Though you may not have immediately noticed a difference, both the main Exponent CMS site (this site) and the Exponent CMS Documentation web site have an updated look which is based on Twitter Bootstrap (3). While we've attempted to keep the basic look and feel for both sites, they will now be much more small device friendly.  Please be patient as we tweak a few things, especially in regards to how menus/navbars operate, etc... (read more)

Patch #4 Released for V2.3.8

June 14, 2016   |  Tags: patch, release, bugs

This patch fixes some issues in the v2.3.8, v2.3.8 Patch #1, v2.3.8patch #2, and v2.3.8 Patch #3 releases, especially with 'minification'. It also provides several tweaks and new features. In particular this release adds a new dynamic/drag-n-drop form designer to Bootstrap 3 themes. Patch #4 to v2.3.8 is found at http://sourceforge.net/projects/exponentcms/files/exponent-2.3.8-patch-4.zip/download (read more)

Security Vulnerability - All Exponent Versions - June 2016

June 3, 2016   |  Tags: patch, security

There are two security vulnerabilities in Exponent 2.x found on June 1, 2016.  The first has been present in all versions of Exponent (2.x), and the second is found in all versions since and including v2.1.0.  The fix(es) is: (read more)

Patch #3 Released for V2.3.8

June 3, 2016   |  Tags: patch, release, bugs

This patch fixes two security vulnerabilities, plus several issues in the v2.3.8, v2.3.8 Patch #2, and v2.3.8 Patch #1 releases. It also provides several tweaks and new features. In particular this release adds small device support to the elFinder file manager. Patch #3 to v2.3.8 is found at http://sourceforge.net/projects/exponentcms/files/exponent-2.3.8-patch-3.zip/download (read more)

Updated Patches released for v2.1.4 and v2.2.3

June 1, 2016   |  Tags: patch, release, bugs

Though they are both extremely old versions, they were the release before a major version change and are/may still be in use. Please bear in mind we strongly recommend your installations be updated to a much newer version which contains many more fixes and new features. Having said that, these patches (v2.1.4patch8 and v2.2.3patch11) fix a security vulnerability with the database manager and pixidou editor. And in v2.2.3 we correct some very annoying debug output (warnings) that practically makes the site unusable when error reporting is turned on. (read more)

Patch #2 Released for V2.3.8

May 27, 2016   |  Tags: patch, release, bugs

This patch fixes several issues in the v2.3.8 and v2.3.8 Patch #1 releases. It also provides several tweaks and new features. In particular this release adds remote/external calendar event caching (using a cron script) and importing. Patch #2 to v2.3.8 is found at http://sourceforge.net/projects/exponentcms/files/exponent-2.3.8-patch-2.zip/download (read more)

Patch #1 Released for V2.3.8

May 6, 2016   |  Tags: patch, release, bugs

This patch fixes several issues in the v2.3.8 release. It also provides several tweaks and new features, though the main focus is providing several regression fixes.  Patch #1 to v2.3.8 is found at http://sourceforge.net/projects/exponentcms/files/exponent-2.3.8-patch-1.zip/download (read more)

Version 2.3.8 Released

May 2, 2016   |  Tags: release, bugs

This version, code-named 'Mayday Mayhem' fixes many issues in the previous version(s) and adds several new features. There is a new Social Feed module which allows aggregating and displaying items from Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, and/or Pinterest.  The changes include: (read more)