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14th March 2014The Asbru Web Content Management system v9.0 for .NET, PHP and JSP/Java has been released. This version adds:
  • Cloud Deployment and Media Storage

    Easy deployment of the Asbru Web Content Management software on a web server cluster with automatic media storage synchronisation through cloud storage services (currently supports the Amazon Web Services (AWS) S3 cloud storage service; more cloud storage services to be added soon - also, simple custom media storage API for deployment to your own or any third-party cloud storage service).

    Easy, 30 minutes or less, deployment of the Asbru Web Content Management software on on-demand scalable web server cluster and database server and storage through cloud services (currently supports the Amazon Web Services (AWS) Elastic Beanstalk cloud service; more cloud services to be added soon - also, simple custom cloud deployment API for deployment to your own or any third-party cloud deployment service).

  • Mobile Optimised Websites and Applications

    Easy creation of mobile phone and tablet devices specific website content variants with mobile phone and tablet devices simulators for preview of your website content on mobile devices; and automatic detection of website visitors' mobile phone and tablet devices and delivery of device specific website content.

    HTML5 web content editor for advanced desktop and mobile websites and applications with support for offline websites and applications.

    Easy to use, advaced business website example/template including mobile phone website version and offline website section.

  • Experience Management Add-On Module

    Website visitor segmentation and personalisation of website content with real-time, dynamic website visitor profiling/scoring and segmentation depending on the accessed website content, and detailed usage statistics and sales reports for user segments.

    Easy conduct of user tests of website content variants with statistical user tests results analysis, and detailed usage statistics and sales reports for user tests variants.

    Website content heatmaps for detailed analysis of how website visitors view and use your website pages.



  • Added support for cloud deployment to Amazon Web Services (AWS) Elastic Beanstalk.

  • Added custom cloud deployment programming API for use of your own or any third-party



  • Added cookie tracking of website visitors for usage statistics and experience management.

  • Added faster and smaller sequential multi-pass handling of special codes.

  • Added /manifest.aspx|jsp|php content delivery program script for offline website content and applications.



  • Improved modal dialogue windows instead of pop-up windows.

  • Added support for status icon, device, user segment, user test variant, web view, heatmap index pages columns (Website Content / Index).

  • Added configurable search pages columns (Website Content / Search + Advanced Search + Search and Replace).

  • Added mobile phone and tablet device simulator previews of content (Website Content / ..... / Preview).

  • Added HTML4, HTML5, XHTML and XML content format options for content (Website Content / ..... / Primary Content / Content Format / HTML4 + HTML5 + XHTML + XML).

  • Added Asbru Web Content Editor v9.0
    - Added HTML5 support.
    - Added support for "html4" and "html5" formats (default "html" format is "html5").
    - Added Format Block main, section, article, header, footer, nav, aside, figure, figcaption, details, summary format tags.
    - Added Insert Form email, search, tel, url, number, range, datetime, datetimelocal, month, week, date, color, list, datalist, keygen, output input tags.
    - Added Insert Form required, novalidate, autocomplete, placeholder, pattern, multiple, oninput, oninvalid input tags attributes.
    - Added "formmenu4" "formmenu5" toolbar buttons for separated HTML4 and HTML5 Insert Form input tags (default "formmenu" includes all input tags).
    - Added Insert Media file groups and types and output of HTML5 audio and video tags.
    - Added Text Formatting mark tags.
    - Added canvas tags.
    - Added Safari iOS 7 support.
    - Added Microsoft Internet Explorer 11 support.

  • Added "@@@list:.....:header=ID:.....@@@", "@@@list:.....:footer=ID:.....@@@", "@@@list:.....:header=XXXXX,YYYYY,ZZZZZ:.....@@@" and "@@@list:.....:footer=XXXXX,YYYYY,ZZZZZ:.....@@@" special codes for table header and footer columns.

  • Added dynamic user scoring and segmentation for accessed content (Website Content / ..... / Meta Information / User Segmentation).

  • Added HTML tag attributes (Website Content / ..... / Advanced Scripting / HTML Attributes).

  • Added language, device, user segment and user test variant multi-layered content versions (Website Content / ..... / Content Version / Language + Device + User Segment + User Test Variant).



  • Added sales report for devices (Products & Orders / Sales / Who / Devices).

  • Added sales reports user segment and user test variant details (Products & Orders / Sales / Websites/Domains + Products + Product Groups + Product Types + Countries).



  • Added configurable content databases administration pages columns (Content Databases / Content / ..... / Index).



  • Added Experience Management Add-On module (Experience Management).

  • Added user segments configuration and content administration (Experience Management / Segments).

  • Added user tests configuration and content administration (Experience Management / User Tests).

  • Added heatmaps configuration and reports (Experience Management / Heatmaps).



  • Added user database title, gender, birthdate, HTML format, user segments, user tests and heatmaps attributes (User Database / ..... / User Details + Administrator Preferences).



  • Added separated hosts and visitors data (Usage Statistics).

  • Added usage statistics user segments and user test variants details (Usage Statistics).

  • Added hosts and host details usage statistics (Usage Statistics / Who / Hosts).

  • Added devices usage statistics (Usage Statistics / Who / Devices).

  • Added user segments usage statistics (Usage Statistics / Who / Users / Segments).

  • Added user test variants usage statistics (Usage Statistics / Who / Users / Tests).



  • Deprecated support for Microsoft Access databases (Configuration / System / Database / Database  Connection / Microsoft Access).

  • Improved database initialisation and import handling of connection timeout with background progress reporting (Configuration / System / Database / Initialise & Import).

  • Improved, faster database import (Configuration / System / Database / Initialise & Import).

  • Added experience management add-on license configuration (Configuration / System / License / Add-On Modules / Experience).

  • Added redirected or hidden/proxied media library content delivery options (Configuration / System / Website / Special Settings / Media Library Content Delivery)

  • Added support for media storage on cloud storage (Configuration / System / Website / Media Storage).

  • Added support for summarisation of old usage log data for reduced storage and processing requirements (Configuration / System / Usage Statistics).



  • Added order administration, experience management and usage statistics access restrictions (Configuration / Features / Access Restrictions / Order Administration Access Restrictions + Experience Management Access Restrictions + Usage Statistics Access Restrictions).

  • Added HTML4 and HTML5 web content editor HTML format options (Configuration / Features / Content Editing / Asbru Web Editor / HTML Format: Default (web browser generated HTML) ~ HTML ~ HTML4 ~ HTML5 ~ XHTML).

  • Added search, advanced search and search and replace index pages columns configuration (Configuration / Features / Content Editing / Index Pages Columns / Search + Advanced Search + Search and Replace).

  • Added experience management index pages columns configuration (Configuration / Features / Content Editing / Index Pages / Experience Management Segments + Experience Management User Tests + Experience Management Heatmaps).

  • Added option to not create placeholder files for content published to static web addresses (required for cloud storage) (Configuration / Features / Publishing / Enable use of static web addresses for published pages / Do not create files for static web addresses (required for cloud storage)).

  • Added user database title, gender, birthdate, user segments, user tests and heatmaps directory server attributes (Configuration / Features / User Database / Directory Server / User Details / Title + Gender + Birthdate + Administrator Preferences).



  • Added configuration of user segments (Configuration / Users / Segments).

  • Added configuration of user tests (Configuration / Users / Tests).

  • Added configurable content databases administration index pages columns (Configuration / Databases / ..... / Special Pages / Index Pages Columns).



  • Added moduleExperienceIntroTitle + moduleExperienceIntroText + moduleExperienceMenuTitle + moduleExperienceMenuLink configuration settings.
    Important: Please note that you may need to add (dummy) settings for these to your own custom modules.



  • Various other improvements.



10th March 2014The Asbru Web Content Management system v8.2.3 for .NET, PHP and JSP/Java has been released. This version adds:
  • Improved web content editor handling of style sheets (NET/JSP/PHP).
  • Improved web content editor range/selection handling of BR tags (Firefox).
  • Improved content selector handling of access restrictions (NET/JSP).

  • Added template handling of additional content elements (NET/JSP/PHP).
  • Fixed template issue for non-page/product content (NET/JSP/PHP).
  • Fixed additional content elements issue (NET/JSP/PHP).
  • Fixed add new blank content elements issue (NET/JSP/PHP).

  • Improved meta information handling for content previews (NET/JSP/PHP).
  • Improved @@@random:.....@@@ special code handling for content previews (NET/JSP/PHP).

  • Fixed content creation issue (NET/JSP/PHP).
  • Fixed content update handling of checkout issue (NET/JSP/PHP).
  • Fixed cross-platform link handling issue (NET/JSP/PHP).

  • Fixed handling of style sheets for export of content to static files issue (NET/JSP/PHP).
  • Fixed cross-platform folder handling issue (JSP).

  • Improved content databases administration text input (NET/JSP/PHP).
  • Fixed web content editor textarea input mode issue (PHP).
  • Fixed content databases file handling (NET/JSP/PHP).
  • Fixed @@@include:database=XXXXX:.....@@@ looping special codes issue (NET/JSP/PHP).

  • Fixed left-hand menu issue (NET/JSP/PHP).
  • Improved handling of left-hand menu special characters (NET/JSP).

  • Fixed search and replace issue (NET/JSP/PHP).

  • Fixed date/time handling issue (NET/JSP/PHP).
  • Improved number formatting (NET/JSP/PHP).
  • Improved database number handling (JSP).

  • Fixed micro-website web browser language preference handling issue (NET/JSP/PHP).
  • Improved handling of very long website visitor domain names (NET/JSP/PHP).

  • Various other improvements.




2nd September 2013The Asbru Web Content Management system v8.2.2 for .NET, PHP and JSP/Java has been released. This version adds:
  • Added support for "@@@list:.....:order by metainfo_NAME,metainfo_NAME, metainfo_NAME:.....@@@" special code ordering by multiple metainfo attributes.
  • Improved handling of hierarchically organised static filenames.
  • Improved links validation handling mailto and javascript and relative links.
  • Improved handling of "value=###NAME###" and "value=@@@NAME@@@" in text format content items.
  • Improved cross-platform handling of folder/file separators (JSP).
  • Improved preview of content item versions (.NET/JSP).
  • Improved handling of scheduled publishing of content items.
  • Improved handling of web server basic authentication.
  • Fixed content creation id issue.
  • Fixed count SQL query issue.
  • Fixed paged content items count issue.
  • Fixed "metainfo_XXXXX=" (blank) list special code issue.
  • Fixed access permission issue for website administrators only with publish permissions.
  • Fixed scheduled publishing and expiration issue.
  • Fixed workflow status and assign to Javascript issue.
  • Fixed web content management administration single menu item selection issues (PHP).
  • Fixed handling of static filename on update issue.

  • Added workaround for MySQL website administration performance issue with large numbers of website administrators.
  • Added "search_section_all" special configuration setting to not list all content items for blank searches.
  • Added "Data.csv_options" special configuration option for custom content database values separated by commas.
  • Improved handling of special characters in configuration files (.NET).
  • Fixed listing of expired user database accounts.
  • Fixed personal page administration issue.
  • Fixed Business Website example style sheet issue.
  • Fixed web content management administration configuration section Javascript issue.
  • Fixed TEXTAREA and WebEditorAPI example webeditor module issue.
  • Fixed Asbru webeditor module issue (PHP).

  • Added Asbru Web Content Editor v7.1.18:
    • Improved Insert Hyperlink and Insert Media handling of access restricted content items (.NET/JSP).
    • Improved handling of bold, italic, superscript and subscript (Safari/Chrome).
    • Improved handling of indentation (Safari/Chrome/MSIE).

  • Various other improvements.




3rd May 2013The Asbru Web Content Management system v8.2.1 for .NET, PHP and JSP/Java has been released. This version adds:
  • Added Browse & Edit mode support for web content editor custom modules.
  • Added automatic use of Asbru web content editor XHTML output format for content items with XHTML DOCTYPE.
  • Added error handling for configuration of duplicate content, image, file, link, product, user and hosting client groups and types.
  • Added CAPTHA Text configuration setting (Configuration / System / Website / Email & Forms / Forms CAPTCHA Confirmation).
  • Added support for @@@captcha:contact@@@, @@@captcha:post@@@, @@@captcha:shopcart@@@, @@@captcha:register@@@ special codes.
  • Fixed integrated administration page workflow action options for administrators with only view and publish permissions.
  • Improved handling of multiple orders during same session.
  • Improved database upgrade handling of invalid hosting client databases (Hosting Edition).
  • Added workaround for Mozilla Firefox 20 error in handling CDATA (Mozilla Firefox).
  • Fixed Microsoft Internet Explorer 8/9 Personal Workspace and Website Content administration errors (Microsoft Internet Explorer).
  • Added Asbru Web Content Editor v7.1.17:
    • Improved web content editor context menu alignment.
    • Added workaround for Microsoft Internet Explorer 10 Javascript engine error (Microsoft Internet Explorer).
    • Added workaround for Apple Safari and Google Chrome IFRAME style sheet reloading error (Apple Safari) (Google Chrome).
  • Various other improvements.




30th March 2013The Asbru Web Content Management system v8.2 for .NET, PHP and JSP/Java has been released. This version adds:

  • Improved shopping cart and checkout handling of out of stock products.
  • Added Personal Workspace index columns configuration setting.
  • Improved Personal Workspace handling of large amounts of content items.
  • Improved Website Structure administration section handling of large amounts of content items with fewer (only explicitly selected) top pages, and no sub-pages checking for orphan pages.
  • Improved Website Structure left-hand menus with Micro-Websites sub-folder menu for micro-websites.
  • Added HTML DOCTYPE attribute for pages, products, templates, content groups, content types, product groups, product types, micro-websites.
  • Added support for multiple additional content elements for each content class.
  • Improved content dependencies detection/tracking performance.
  • Improved handling of disabled user groups/types categories.
  • Added Custom Extension Program attribute for workflow actions.
  • Added custom payment module programming API template (/webadmin/module/Payment Module Template/).
  • Added custom web content editor module programming API and template (/webadmin/webeditors/).
  • Added custom workflow action programming API and template and test example (/webadmin/workflowaction/).
  • Improved database backup/export file contents compression and ordering.
  • Improved Business Website example.
  • Various other improvements.



18th March 2013The Asbru Web Content Management system v8.1.6 for .NET, PHP and JSP/Java has been released. This version adds:
  • Improved conditional special codes handling of other special codes.
  • Improved shopping cart checkout handling of products sold out during the checkout steps.
  • Fixed PayPal payment module issue (PHP).
  • Fixed blog module handling of scheduled content.
  • Fixed Browse & Edit mode preview of scheduled content items issue.
  • Fixed display of new, unpublished images in web content editor.
  • Fixed duplicated preview display of title prefix and suffix issue.
  • Fixed order administration workflow notification email issue.
  • Fixed custom content databases handling of checkbox, radio and select-box "," values.
  • Fixed custom content databases multi-value select-box issue (PHP).
  • Improved cache handling for content, file, image, link, product groups and types.
  • Improved Business Website example website.
  • Various other improvements.




11th February 2013The Asbru Web Content Management system v8.1.5 for .NET, PHP and JSP/Java has been released. This version adds:
  • Added Micro-Websites left-hand sub-folder for Website Structure micro-websites menu items.
  • Added parsing of special codes in content validation from index administration pages.
  • Added parsing of special codes in title, HTML HEAD code and HTML BODY attributes in previews of content items.
  • Improved handling of refreshed order completion shopping cart page.
  • Improved Blog module handling of incorrect content items (Community Add-On).
  • Improved user registration handling of redirection.
  • Improved special codes handling of "@" characters in usernames.
  • Improved handling of special codes in confirmation and notification emails subjects.
  • Improved periodic scheduled publishing of large numbers of content items.
  • Improved left-hand menu handling of "&" characters in content bundle, group and type names.
  • Improved user interface display for smaller screen resolutions and web browser windows (Microsoft Internet Explorer).
  • Fixed handling of content databases numeric attributes.
  • Fixed access permissions for adding new blank page and image/file content items.
  • Fixed handling of workflow permissions and "Save" option.
  • Fixed order id and order items handling.
  • Fixed order special codes handling (PHP).
  • Added Asbru Web Content Editor v7.1.16:
    • Added support for Microsoft Internet Explorer 10.
  • Various other improvements.




17th December 2012The Asbru Web Content Management system v8.1.4 for .NET, PHP and JSP/Java has been released. This version adds:
  • Added @@@list:database=XXXXX:.....:order=XXX,XXX,XXX@@@ special code parameter support for ordering by multiple attribute names.
  • Added e-commerce products import/export of weight, width, height, depth, volume, custom product details, out of stock back/pre-ordering, author, description, keywords, custom meta information data.
  • Added special "webadmin_workspace_workflow_noactions" configuration option to hide view-only workflow items on Personal Workspace.
  • Added user database configuration options to enable both web content management system user database and LDAP user directory server for workflow email notifications functionality.
  • Added additional default memory caching of data (.NET/JSP).
  • Improved database queries and special codes handling performance.
  • Improved batch scheduled publishing with "scheduled_next" functionality disabled.
  • Improved workflow actions display with new workflow state.
  • Improved handling of CSS font-sizes (Mozilla Firefox).
  • Improved handling of HTML BODY onload data (PHP).
  • Improved PHP v5.4 support (PHP).
  • Fixed workflow action error (.NET/JSP).
  • Fixed display of additional content elements titles (PHP).
  • Fixed business example website order status tracking page template.
  • Fixed display and handling of product ids and titles for discounts configuration.
  • Various other improvements.




12nd November 2012The Asbru Web Content Management system v8.1.3 for .NET, PHP and JSP/Java has been released. This version adds:
  • Improved shopping cart handling of default state and country.
  • Fixed shopping cart handling of last remaining stock item.
  • Fixed display of default pages for non-existing, unpublished and expired website pages.
  • Improved Community - Blog Add-On administration pages handling of international special characters.

  • Added support for adding multiple products to shopping cart with single link (/shopcart.xxx?add=ID1&add=ID2&add=ID3&ID1=AMOUNT1&ID2=AMOUNT2&ID3=AMOUNT3).
  • Added support for removing multiple products from shopping cart with single link (/shopcart.xxx?drop=ID1&drop=ID2&drop=ID3).
  • Improved handling of comma separated author, description and keywords values for @@@list:.....@@@ special codes.
  • Improved handling of wildcards in @@@list:.....@@@ special codes.

  • Improved "print/report" to include unpublished content items.
  • Fixed website administration index pages mouse wheel scrolling of listed items.
  • Added integrated administration page "unpublish" and "delete" functionality for website administrators with publish but no update access permissions.
  • Added use of website administrator email addresses from LDAP directory for workflow notifications.
  • Fixed media library administration pages display of website structure left-hand menu items.
  • Fixed e-commerce administration pages display of packages left-hand menu items.
  • Fixed e-commerce order administration handling of "status by" data.
  • Improved e-commerce order administration handling of workflow "assign to" functionality.

  • Improved database upgrade for PostgreSQL databases (PostgreSQL).
  • Fixed database upgrade handling of e-commerce stock amounts (PostgreSQL).
  • Fixed list count/limit program error (PHP).
  • Added jQuery v1.8.2 and jQuery UI v1.9.1 and jQuery Layout v1.3.0rc30.74.

  • Added Asbru Web Content Editor v7.1.15:
    • Added Insert Frame Title attribute.
    • Fixed Insert Media onMouseOver and onMouseOut attributes handling.
    • Fixed Insert Hyperlink and Insert Media access to all content items for superadmin website administrator.
    • Fixed "webeditor.cssFontSize" special configuration setting handling of font-size attribute values.
    • Fixed "webeditor.encodeUnknowCharCodes" special configuration setting handling of preview of international special characters.
    • Added workaround for Justify errors/limitations in recent web browser versions (Mozilla).

  • Various other improvements.




22nd October 2012The Asbru Web Content Management system v8.1.2 for .NET, PHP and JSP/Java has been released. This version adds:
  • Added support for "@@@include:ID.metainfo_NAME@@@" and "@@@include:ID.productinfo_NAME@@@" special codes.
  • Added support for "@@@user_mode@@@" special codes for output/test of "", "admin" or "preview".
  • Added support for "keywords" custom extension "published" and "unpublished" parameters.
  • Added support for HTML FORM "multipart/form-data" input validation.
  • Added "/webadmin/cache/clear.aspx|jsp" script to clear cached data after direct database server data imports and updates.
  • Improved web content editor use of content group/type and template style sheets.
  • Improved @@@created|updated|published:format=.....@@@ handling of blank dates (PHP).
  • Improved handling of invalid UTF-8 characters in content (PHP).
  • Fixed preview of new and unpublished content items.
  • Fixed program file name problem (PHP).

  • Added Community - Blog Add-On settings for enabling/disabling comments and trackbacks for each blog entry.
  • Improved Community - Blog Add-On administration web pages with direct publish, unpublish and delete functionality.
  • Improved Community - Blog Add-On handling of category counts for unpublished blog entries.
  • Improved Community - Blog Add-On preview of international characters (JSP).

  • Added Asbru Web Content Editor v7.1.4:

    • Added Apple iPad and iPhone iOS 6 support.
    • Added Apple iPad and iPhone iOS 6 support for photo and video file upload.
    • Added Insert Frame name attribute.
    • Fixed webeditor.cssFontSize handling.
    • Fixed NOSCRIPT tag handling.

  • Various other improvements.




10th September 2012The Asbru Web Content Management system v8.1.1 for .NET, PHP and JSP/Java has been released. This version adds:
  • Added default memory cache implementation (.NET).
  • Added default memory cache implementation with optional auxiliary disk cache configuration (/WEB-INF/classes/cache.ccf) (JSP).
  • Improved Cache programming API with support for hosting clients websites (Hosting Edition).

  • Added new Blog Add-On with improved administration, categorisation and scheduling functionality (Community Add-On / Suite).

  • Improved Browse & Edit mode with "@@@list:.....@@@" special codes preview of scheduled content items.
  • Fixed product HTML header output (.NET/JSP).

  • Added support for "@@@list:searchresults:limit=NUMBER:start=PARAMETER@@@" special codes alternative to "@@@searchresults@@@" special codes for paged website search results combined with the "next", "previous", "first", "last" and "paged" list special codes.
  • Added support for "@@@first:PARAMETER:text=TEXT@@@" and "@@@last:PARAMETER:text=TEXT@@@" as well as "@@@paged:PARAMETER@@@" list special codes in addition to the existing "@@@next:PARAMETER:text=TEXT@@@" and "@@@previous:PARAMETER:text=TEXT@@@" list special codes for improved paged listing of content items.
  • Fixed website search problem (DB2).

  • Added support for "@@@user_class@@@" special codes for logged in website administrator conditional content.
  • Added support for "@@@list:.....:author=WORD,WORD,WORD:.....@@@" (all/"and"), "@@@list:.....:author in WORD,WORD,WORD:.....@@@" (any/"or"), "@@@list:.....:description=WORD,WORD,WORD:.....@@@" (all/"and"), "@@@list:.....:description in WORD,WORD,WORD:.....@@@" (any/"or"), "@@@list:.....:keywords=WORD,WORD,WORD:.....@@@" (all/"and"), "@@@list:.....:keywords in WORD,WORD,WORD:.....@@@" (any/"or") special codes for listing of content items with given meta information attributes.
  • Added support for "@@@list:.....:order=COLUMN|COLUMN|COLUMN:.....@@@" special codes for ordering by concatenated content item column values.

  • Added "dayscalendar" extension variant of the "calendar" extension for calendar without week numbers.
  • Added "keywords" extension for listing of content item's keywords.
  • Fixed "calendar" extension problem.
  • Improved handling of custom extension errors.

  • Fixed content status handling of multiple "moved" content items.
  • Fixed handling of special characters in custom meta information attribute names.

  • Various other improvements.




6th August 2012The Asbru Web Content Management system v8.1 for .NET, PHP and JSP/Java has been released. This version adds:
  • Website functionality

    • Added persistent shopping cart for registered, logged in website users.

    • Added default country and state for shopping cart default discounts, tax and shipping rates calculations before checkout.

    • Improved general tax rate (VAT) calculation and display for individual shopping cart items.

    • Added support for "version=XXXXX,XXXXX" links with multiple versions such as for example for language version as well as web browser/device version selection. (The website content should be designed and structured without conflicting and overlapping language versions and web browser/device versions - a content item should only have either language versions or web browser/device versions, not both).

  • Personal Workspace

    • Added Personal Workspace / Print functionality for viewing/printing custom defined content reports (Configuration / System / Website / Special Pages / Contents Printing Pages).

  • Browse & Edit

    • Added Browse & Edit mode Version menu options for easy selection between different website language versions and web browser/device versions.

    • Added Browse & Edit mode Preview menu options for arbitratry and scheduled publishing dates/times to preview the website content as it will be at the entered/selected date/time.

  • Website Structure

    • Added products to the Website Structure for easy hierarchical organisation of pages and products.

  • Website Content - Administration

    • Added Website Content / Print functionality for viewing/printing custom defined content reports (Configuration / System / Website / Special Pages / Contents Printing Pages).

    • Added Website Content / Add New + Update + View + Delete / Content Relations / Other Related Content for any kind of other related pages, media and products.

    • Added Website Content / Add New + Update + View + Delete / Content Dependencies check and display for Other Related content items.

    • Improved handling of content pages and products published to static filenames.

  • Website Content - Special Codes

    • Added @@@display:if:browser=XXXXX@@@ and @@@display:if:browser!=XXXXX@@@ and @@@display:if:device=XXXXX@@@ and @@@display:if:device!=XXXXX@@@ special codes for web browser/device specific output of website content.

    • Added @@@condition:NAME:if:.....@@@, @@@condition:NAME:elseif:.....@@@, @@@condition:NAME:else@@@, @@@condition:NAME:endif@@@ special codes for general conditional output of website content depending on website visitor selected parameters and HTML FORM values and website content attributes.

    • Added @@@list:.....:distinct:.....@@@ special codes parameter to ignore and not output duplicate list entries.

    • Added @@@list:.....:XXXXX=*:.....@@@ special codes parameter for "wildcard" matching any value.

    • Added @@@list:users:.....@@@ special codes to list user account details.

    • Added @@@list:.....:related:.....@@@ special codes parameter to list Other Related content items (Website Content + Media Library + Products & Orders / Content Relations / Other Related Content). (This lists content items which the current content items points to - not content items which point to the current content item).

    • Added @@@list:.....:option.selected=XXX:.....@@@ special codes parameter for pre-selection of specific SELECT OPTION values.

    • Added @@@list:.....:NAME=VALUE:.....@@@, @@@list:.....:NAME!=VALUE:.....@@@, @@@list:.....:NAME in VALUE,VALUE,VALUE:.....@@@ special codes parameters for "brand", "colour", "size", "orderid", "name", "organisation", "email", "userclass", "usergroup", "usertype", "card_type", "card_issuedmonth", "card_issuedyear", "card_expirymonth", "card_expiryyear", "card_postalcode", "delivery_name", "delivery_organisation", "delivery_address", "delivery_postalcode", "delivery_city", "delivery_state", "delivery_country", "delivery_phone", "delivery_fax", "delivery_email", "delivery_website", "invoice_name", "invoice_organisation", "invoice_address", "invoice_postalcode", "invoice_city", "invoice_state", "invoice_country", "invoice_phone", "invoice_fax", "invoice_email", "invoice_website".

    • Added @@@price_list@@@, @@@price_discount@@@, @@@price_discount_description@@@, @@@price_discounted@@@, @@@price_tax@@@, @@@price_tax_description@@@, @@@price_list_taxed@@@, @@@price_taxed@@@, @@@price_shipping@@@, @@@price_shipping_description@@@, @@@price_list_shipped@@@, @@@price_shipped@@@, @@@stockcomment@@@, @@@stockstatus@@@ special codes for products and shopping cart items.

    • Added @@@weight@@@, @@@volume@@@, @@@width@@@, @@@height@@@, @@@depth@@@, @@@brand@@@, @@@colour@@@, @@@size@@@ special codes for products, shopping cart items and order items.

    • Added @@@subtotal@@@, @@@subtotal_discounted@@@, @@@subtotal_taxed@@@, @@@subtotal_shipped@@@ special codes for shopping cart items and order items.

    • Added @@@country:discounts:select=XXXXX:id=XXXXX:class=XXXXX:selected=XXXXX@@@, @@@country:tax:select=XXXXX:id=XXXXX:class=XXXXX:selected=XXXXX@@@, @@@country:shipping:select=XXXXX:id=XXXXX:class=XXXXX:selected=XXXXX@@@ special codes for shopping cart pages.

    • Added @@@state:discounts:country=XXXXX:select=XXXXX:id=XXXXX:class=XXXXX:selected=XXXXX@@@, @@@country:tax:country=XXXXX:select=XXXXX:id=XXXXX:class=XXXXX:selected=XXXXX@@@, @@@country:shipping:country=XXXXX:select=XXXXX:id=XXXXX:class=XXXXX:selected=XXXXX@@@ special codes for shopping cart pages.

    • Added @@@tax_currency@@@, @@@tax_currencytitle@@@, @@@shipping_currency@@@, @@@shipping_currencytitle@@@ special codes for shopping cart pages and orders.

    • Added @@@revision@@@, @@@order_paid@@@, @@@order_created:format=XXXXX@@@, @@@order_updated:format=XXXXX@@@, @@@order_published:format=XXXXX@@@, @@@order_paid:format=XXXXX@@@ special codes for orders.

    • Added @@@authorize:XXXXX@@@ special codes for optional HTML FORM post authorization tickets/tokens to require website originating HTML FORMs and links (Configuration / System / Website / Email & Forms / Forms Authorization). (HTML FORMs without authorization tickets/tokens, for which authorization is required, will be ignored).

  • Media Library - Administration

    • Added Media Library / Print functionality for viewing/printing custom defined content reports (Configuration / System / Website / Special Pages / Contents Printing Pages).

    • Added Media Library / Add New + Update + View + Delete / Content Relations / Other Related Content for any kind of other related pages, media and products.

    • Added Media Library / Add New + Update + View + Delete / Content Dependencies check and display for Other Related content items.

  • Products & Orders - Products Administration

    • Added Products & Orders / Products / Print functionality for viewing/printing custom defined products reports (Configuration / System / E-Commerce / Special Pages / Products Printing Pages).

    • Added Products & Orders / Products / Stock Status menu items for listing products with a given stock status.

    • Added Products & Orders / Products / Add New + Update + View + Delete / Product Details / Cost Per Item for basic stock cost and profit calculations.

    • Added Products & Orders / Products / Add New + Update + View + Delete / Product Details / Brand + Colour + Size for (stocked) product variants.

    • Added Products & Orders / Products / Add New + Update + View + Delete / Product Stock / In Stock + Ordered Stock + Low Stock + Out Of Stock amounts and texts to display product stock information to website visitors and to handle ordering of in stock and out of stock products.

    • Added Products & Orders / Products / Add New + Update + View + Delete / Product Stock / Stock Location for administrative use for packaging lists and stock lists.

    • Added Products & Orders / Products / Add New + Update + View + Delete / Content Relations / Other Related Content for any kind of other related pages, media and products.

    • Added Products & Orders / Products / Add New + Update + View + Delete / Content Dependencies check and display for Other Related content items.

  • Products & Orders - Stock Administration

    • Added automated product stock handling of limited, back-/pre-orderable, and unlimited products ordered through the website.

    • Added Products & Orders / Stock administration pages for easy administration of product stock.
    • Added Products & Orders / Stock menu items and administration pages.
    • Added Products & Orders / Stock / Group + Type + Stock Status menu items and administration pages.

  • Products & Orders - Orders Administration

    • Added Products & Orders / Orders / Group + Type + Order Status + Stock Status menu items for easy access to orders with specific products and of specific statuses.

    • Added Products & Orders / Orders / Print functionality for viewing/printing custom defined orders reports (Configuration / System / E-Commerce / Special Pages / Orders Printing Pages).

    • Added Products & Orders / Orders / Add New to create new orders through the web content management system administration.

    • Added Products & Orders / Orders / Add New + Update + View + Delete / Order Items / Add New to add additional order items to orders.

    • Added Products & Orders / Orders / Add New + Update + View + Delete / Order Items / Add New + Update / Product selector.

    • Added Products & Orders / Orders / Add New + Update + View + Delete / Order Status / Open + Closed + Placed(created) + Updated + Closed(published) + Paid for pre-defined order statuses.

    • Added Products & Orders / Orders / Add New + Update + View + Delete / Order Status / Workflow + Assign To functionality for custom order statuses and to restrict order administration actions to specific workflows and website order administrators.

    • Added Products & Orders / Orders / Select All + Deselect All + Checkout + Checkin + Delete + Open + Close +  Move To Workflow for easy administration of multiple orders.

    • Added Products & Orders / Orders / Email for sending emails to website customers of specific products and order statuses.

    • Added Products & Orders / Orders / Search For functionality for easy access to specific website customers and orders.

    • Added Products & Orders / Orders / Export Orders / Affiliate order details to export of order details for handling manually and by external systems.

    • Added Products & Orders / Orders / Export Order Items / Location, Brand, Colour, Size, Subtotal, Affiliate order item details to export of order item details for handling manually and by external systems.

  • Products & Orders - Sales Reports

    • Added Products & Orders / Sales Summary customisable sales report (Configuration / System / E-Commerce / Order Administration / Sales Reports / Products & Orders Index Report).

    • Added Products & Orders / Sales menu items and sales reports pages.

    • Added Products & Orders / Sales / Reports for customisable and personalised sales reports (Configuration / System / E-Commerce / Order Administration / Sales Reports / Sales Reports) (User Database / Add New + Update + View + Delete / Administrator Preferences / Sales Reports).

    • Added Products & Orders / Sales / Summary sales report with customer, order, order item and quantity numbers, and total and average and sales, discounts, tax and shipping amounts.

    • Added Products & Orders / Sales / What sales reports for (micro)websites/domains, product groups, product types and individual products.

    • Added Products & Orders / Sales / When sales reports for each specific day, week, month and year as well as for hours of the day, weekdays, days of the month, weeks of the year and months of the year.

    • Added Products & Orders / Sales / Who sales reports for website customer countries, operating systems and web browsers as well as for user groups, user types and individual users.

    • Added Products & Orders / Sales / Why sales reports for affiliate referred sales, website/page referrals, search engines, search queries and search words.

    • Added Products & Orders / Sales / How sales report for website customers' website entry pages.

  • User Database

    • Added User Database / Print functionality for viewing/printing custom defined users reports (Configuration / System / Website / Special Pages / Users Printing Pages).

    • Added User Database / Add New + Update + View + Delete / Administrator Preferences / Format Options + Font Name Options + Font Size Options + Custom Javascript Functions for additional personalised web content editor settings.

    • Added User Database / Add New + Update + View + Delete / Administrator Preferences / Index Pages Columns / E-Commerce Stock + E-Commerce Orders for personalised Products & Orders / Stock + Orders administration index pages.

    • Added User Database / Add New + Update + View + Delete / Administrator Preferences / Sales Reports for personalised Products & Orders / Sales / Reports sales reports.

  • Configuration - System

    • Added Configuration / System / Database / Backup & Export / Blank Values option for smaller database export files.

    • Added Configuration / System / Website / Email & Forms / Forms Authorization / Contact Forms + Content And Data Posts + Shopping Cart + User Registration to require HTML FORMs to originate from the website itself and to include an authorisation ticket/token. (If authorisation is required for a type of HTML FORMs then all such HTML FORMs on the website must include @@@authorize:.....@@@ special codes to generate  authorisation tickets/tokens or the posted HTML FORMs will be ignored).

    • Added Configuration / System / Website / Special Pages / Contents Printing Pages + Users Printing Pages configuration settings for custom defined reports for website content and media library content items and or user database user accounts to be viewed/printed through the Personal Workspace, Website Content, Media Library and User Database index administration pages.

    • Added Configuration / System / E-Commerce / Currency & Prices / Default Display Price / Display Price + Default Country + Default State configuration settings for customised display of prices on the website (using @@@price@@@ special codes) and for default calculation of discounts, tax and shipping for the displayed prices on the website (such as VAT).

    • Added Configuration / System / E-Commerce / Order Administration / New Order Workflows / Default + Free + Paid + Partially Delivered + Delivered configuration settings for assigning different types of orders placed through the website to different order administration workflows.

    • Added Configuration / System / E-Commerce / Order Administration / Sales Reports Access Restrictions configuration settings for restricted website administrator access to the sales reports administration pages.

    • Added Configuration / System / E-Commerce / Order Administration / Sales Reports / Products & Orders Index Report configuration setting for custom defined sales summary report displayed on the Products & Orders administration section main page.

    • Added Configuration / System / E-Commerce / Order Administration / Sales Reports / Sales Reports configuration setting for custom defined sales reports available through the Products & Orders / Sales / Reports menu items.

    • Added Configuration / System / E-Commerce / Product Delivery / Default User Template configuration setting for default user account template to be used to create a new user account for new website customers.

    • Added Configuration / System / E-Commerce / Special Pages / Products Printing Pages + Orders Printing Pages configuration settings for custom defined reports for products and orders to be viewed/printed through the Products & Orders / Products + Orders index administration pages.

    • Added Configuration / System / Micro-Websites / Add New + Update + View + Delete / Default Display Price + Default Country + Default State for micro-website specific customised display of prices on the website (using @@@price@@@ special codes) and for default calculation of discounts, tax and shipping for the displayed prices on the website (such as VAT).

  • Configuration - Features

    • Added Configuration / Features / Access Restrictions / Enable/Disable Orders Administration Workflows configuration setting to enable/disable use of workflows for the order administration.

    • Added Configuration / Workflows / Orders Administration configuration pages to define workflow actions for the order administration.

    • Added Configuration / Features / Content Editing / Index Pages / E-Commerce Stock + E-Commerce Orders configuration settings for customised Products & Orders / Stock + Orders index administration pages.

    • Added Configuration / Features / Content Editing / Index Pages / Website Content / "productcode" + "weight" + "volume" + "width" + "height" + "depth" + "currency" + "price" + "cost" + "period" + "stock" + "stockcomment" + "stocklow" + "restocked" + "stockcost" + "restockcost" + "stockvalue" + "stockprofit" + "metainfo_" + "productinfo_" + "brand" + "colour" + "size" column codes for customised Personal Workspace index administration pages.

    • Added Configuration / Features / Content Editing / Index Pages / E-Commerce Products + E-Commerce Stock / "productcode" + "weight" + "volume" + "width" + "height" + "depth" + "currency" + "price" + "cost" + "period" + "stock" + "stockcomment" + "stocklow" + "restocked" + "stockupdate" + "restockedupdate" + "stockcost" + "restockcost" + "stockvalue" + "stockprofit" + "stocklocation" + "metainfo_" + "productinfo_" + "brand" + "colour" + "size" column codes for customised Products & Orders / Products + Stock index administration pages.

    • Added Configuration / Features / Content Editing / Index Pages / E-Commerce Orders / "BLANK" + "checkbox" + "id" + "checkout" + "created" + "createdby" + "updated" + "updatedby" + "paid" + "closed" + "closedby" + "status" + "statusby" + "currency" + "order_quantity" + "order_subtotal" + "order_total" + "tax_description" + "tax_total" + "shipping_description" + "shipping_total" + "discount_description" + "discount_total" + "delivery_name" + "delivery_organisation" + "delivery_address" + "delivery_postalcode" + "delivery_city" + "delivery_state" + "delivery_country" + "delivery_phone" + "delivery_fax" + "delivery_website" + "delivery_email" + "invoice_name" + "invoice_organisation" + "invoice_address" + "invoice_postalcode" + "invoice_city" + "invoice_state" + "invoice_country" + "invoice_phone" + "invoice_fax" + "invoice_website" + "invoice_email" + "card_type" + "card_number" + "card_issuedmonth" + "card_issuedyear" + "card_issued" + "card_expirymonth" + "card_expiryyear" + "card_expiry" + "card_name" + "card_cvc" + "card_issue" + "card_postalcode" + "create" + "view" + "update" + "delete" column codes for customised Products & Orders / Orders index administration pages.

    • Added Configuration / System / Micro-Websites / "version" + "country" + "state" + "template" + "stylesheet" column codes for customised Configuration / System / Micro-Websites index administration pages.

    • Added Configuration / Features / User Database / Directory Server / User Details / Custom User Details configuration setting.

  • Configuration - E-Commerce

    • Added Configuration / E-Commerce / Currencies / Symbol + Rate for index administration pages.

    • Added Configuration / E-Commerce / Products / Export + Import / Brand + Colour + Size + Location + Cost + StockText + LowStock + LowStockText + Restocked + NoStockText to export/import of product data for handling manually and by external systems.

    • Added Configuration / E-Commerce / Products / Import / Import Current Stock and Ordered Stock amounts option to also import the "dynamic" stock amounts or only to import the other "static" product data.

    • Added Configuration / E-Commerce / Discounts + Shipping + Tax / Add New + Update / Applies To Products / Product selector for faster configuration of discount, shipping and tax rates.

  • Configuration - Add-On Modules

    • Added E-Commerce Add-On - Product With Colour Options database import file.

    • Added E-Commerce Add-On - Product With Size Options database import file.

    • Added E-Commerce Add-On - Product With Colour And Size Options database import file.

    • Added E-Commerce Add-On - Orders Printing Pages database import file.

  • Other - Technical

    • Added "/web.config" commented out <httpRuntime requestValidationMode="2.0" /> special configuration setting required for .NET 4.0 compatibility (should be uncommented if using .NET 4.0 on the web server) (.NET).

    • Added /config.static.xxx - "decimals" special configuration setting for the number of decimals to be used for the display of product prices and other amounts (as default two decimals are used).
    • Added /config.static.xxx - "grouping" special configuration setting for grouping separators to be used for the display of product prices and other amounts (as default grouping separators are used).

    • Added /config.static.xxx - "affiliate_parameter" special configuration setting for URL parameter name to be used for affiliate ids and affiliate tracking (as default "affiliate" is used).
    • Added /config.static.xxx - "affiliate_change" special configuration setting to only use the first affiliate id or to allow the affiliate id to change during a website visitor session (as default affiliate ids are allowed to change).

    • Added /webadmin/extension support for request.getAttribute("extension") in addition to session.get("extension") (JSP).

    • Added /webadmin/extension/menu.xxx "print" parameter alternative for "id".

    • Updated /webadmin/jquery to jQuery v1.7.1 and jQuery UI v1.8.16.

    • Updated /webadmin/swfupload/swfupload.js to v2.2.0 2009-03-25.

  • Various

    • Added database attributes for future v8.1.x release functionality additions and improvements.



21st May 2012The Asbru Web Content Management system v8.0.8 for .NET, PHP and JSP/Java has been released. This version adds:
  • Added Revision History display of user names.
  • Improved Content Relations and Website Structure handling of deleted related content items.
  • Fixed index administration pages display of workflow actions for content classes/elements.
  • Fixed index administration pages update links for scheduled content items.
  • Fixed static filename handling (.NET).
  • Fixed jsp links (.NET).
  • Added support for special codes in HTML header of content published to static files.

  • Added support for workflow email notification @@@name@@@ special codes.
  • Added @@@version_package@@@, @@@version_bundle@@@, @@@version_group@@@, @@@version_type@@@ version email notification special codes (.NET).
  • Improved workflow email notification handling of assigned to content items.

  • Added web content editor handling of template style sheets.
  • Added alternative text attriute for Insert Image Button.
  • Fixed web content editor handling of hidden content group/type content items.
  • Improved default mode HTML code handling of extraneous IMG/IFRAME BACKGROUND/HREF="/" attributes (Microsoft Internet Explorer).
  • Improved Insert Media image replacement (Microsoft Internet Explorer).
  • Improved Insert Hyperlink for image (Microsoft Internet Explorer).
  • Improved Insert Horizontal Rule without "style" attributes (Mozilla Firefox).

  • Added permissions to allow "image" content items to be viewed/downloaded as files.
  • Added redirection URL restrictions (Configuration / System / Website / Security / Permitted redirection website addresses).
  • Improved handling af URL parameter special characters.
  • Improved @@@get:.....@@@ handling of special characters.
  • Fixed @@@list:.....:order=metainfo_XXX@@@ handling.
  • Fixed database export problem (PHP).
  • Fixed configuration file creation (.NET).
  • Added support for debug output to log file (.NET).
  • Improved handling of international characters (.NET) (Microsoft SQL Server).



2nd April 2012The Asbru Web Content Management system v8.0.7 for .NET, PHP and JSP/Java has been released. This version adds:
  • Added support for HTTP HEAD image and file requests.
  • Improved download handling of blanks in media library image and file filenames.
  • Added restriction to only allow "image"/"file"/"link" content items to be viewed/downloaded as images/files/links.
  • Added support for HTML FORM ENCTYPE MULTIPART/FORM-DATA encoded content posts through "/post.jsp|jsp|php".
  • Added support for special codes in Advanced Scripting HTML HEAD and HTML BODY attributes.
  • Improved handling of HTML HEAD BASE for Microsoft Internet Explorer 6 and older.

  • Added configuration setting to hide hidden content group/type menu items' content items on index pages (Configuration / Features / Access Restrictions / Content Group/Type Menu Items).
  • Fixed checkin/checkout permissions problem for content items assigned to administrator roles/permissions.
  • Fixed automatic checkout of content items on update for administrators without workflow permissions.
  • Fixed Add New blank content item Assign To options.
  • Fixed Add New content item with both Workflow and Assign To.
  • Fixed available workflow options on personal workspace , index, and content item administration pages.
  • Added scheduled publish and expiry date/time validation on index administration pages.
  • Fixed scheduled publish and expiry date/time error message (PHP).
  • Added custom extension support for WebLogic application server (JSP).
  • Added web server access restrictions for "/ini.webadmin.aspx" and "/ini.webadmin.jsp" (.NET/JSP).

  • Added Asbru Web Content Editor v7.1.11:
    • Fixed web content editor Insert Media preview of images using static filenames.
    • Improved HTML 4/5 compliant output in "html" and "xhtml" output mode (Configuration / Features / Content Editor / Asbru Web Editor / HTML format).
    • Improved handling of HREF="/" for other tags than A and IFRAME in "html" and "xhtml" output mode (Configuration / Features / Content Editor / Asbru Web Editor / HTML format).
    • Fixed HTML output in "xhtml" output mode (Configuration / Features / Content Editor / Asbru Web Editor / HTML format).
    • Fixed handling of partially matching relative URLs.
    • Added default use of STYLE="margin-left: 40px" instead of BLOCKQUOTE for indentation (Microsoft Internet Explorer).
    • Added default use of STRONG instead of SPAN STYLE="font-weight: bold;" (Configuration / Features / Content Editor / Asbru Web Editor / Custom Javascript Functions / webeditor.boldAsStrong = true;) (Mozilla Firefox).
    • Added default use of EM instead of SPAN STYLE="font-style: italic;" (Configuration / Features / Content Editor / Asbru Web Editor / Custom Javascript Functions / webeditor.italicAsEm = true;) (Mozilla Firefox).
    • Added default use of STRIKE instead of SPAN STYLE="text-decoration: line-through;" (Configuration / Features / Content Editor / Asbru Web Editor / Custom Javascript Functions / webeditor.striketroughAsStrike = true;) (Mozilla Firefox).
    • Added configuration setting to use "hex" colour codes instead of "rgb(###,###,###)" colour codes (Configuration / Features / Content Editor / Asbru Web Editor / Custom Javascript Functions / webeditor.cssRGB = "hex";).
    • Added configuration setting to use colour names instead of "rgb(###,###,###)" colour codes (Configuration / Features / Content Editor / Asbru Web Editor / Custom Javascript Functions / webeditor.cssRGB = "name";).

  • Various other improvements.



13th February 2012The Asbru Web Content Management system v8.0.6 for .NET, PHP and JSP/Java has been released. This version adds:
  • Improved handling of empty templates.
  • Fixed "@@@list:...@@@" ordering by meta information attributes.
  • Fixed application of product specific shipping and tax rates.

  • Improved handling of linebreaks in language files.
  • Improved file name selector handling of websites with large numbers of folders and files.
  • Improved date selector support for Apple Safari and Google Chrome.
  • Added website administration search support for apostrophes.

  • Fixed automatic check out on update for administrators without update access permissions.
  • Fixed website administration handling of plain text content (Website Content / ... / Primary Content / Content + Summary).
  • Improved website administration display of Advanced Scripting HTML HEAD code and HTML BODY attributes (Website Content / ... / Advanced Scripting / HTML HEAD code + HTML BODY attributes).
  • Improved redirection after deletion of content item.
  • Fixed workflow options display problem (.NET/PHP).
  • Fixed "business card website" handling of Flash media (.NET).

  • Added error messages for invalid (past) expiry dates.
  • Improved handling of invalid (past) expiry dates.
  • Fixed preservation of special codes in scheduled published content items.
  • Fixed scheduled publishing of content items with archived content items.
  • Fixed update of archived content items.

  • Fixed file upload problem (JSP).

  • Added database import handling of "referral" extension content item ids.
  • Added support for multi-line HTML DOCTYPE configuration for XML tag etc. (Configuration / System / Website / Website Settings / HTML DOCTYPE).
  • Fixed handling of website visitor address restrictions (Configuration / System / Website / Security / Require website visitors' Internet address to remain the same during a session).

  • Added Asbru Web Content Editor v7.1.10:
    • Improved handling of relative URLs (Microsoft Internet Explorer 8).
    • Improved content indentation using CSS STYLE attributes instead of BLOCKQUOTE tags (Microsoft Internet Explorer).
    • Improved "html" and "xhtml" output mode HTML code using CSS STYLE attributes instead of FONT, U, NOBR and ALIGN tags and attributes.
    • Improved handling of empty SPAN tags.



12th December 2011The Asbru Web Content Management system v8.0.5 for .NET, PHP and JSP/Java has been released. This version adds:
  • Improved handling of relative URLs with URL Rewriting.
  • Fixed calendar extension previous/next year/month links.
  • Fixed user extension display of user types.
  • Fixed display of currency name.
  • Fixed @@@list:.....@@@ by date/time handling.
  • Fixed @@@webeditor:.....@@@ handling of international special characters (PHP).
  • Fixed double-loading of page style sheets (PHP).
  • Improved personal page preview of content items.

  • Fixed Browse & Edit mode display of unauthorized content items.
  • Fixed administration search handling of single and double quotes.
  • Fixed administration search and replace update links for scheduled content items.
  • Improved administration search and replace preservation of selected attributes (PHP).
  • Improved administration search page redirection (PHP).
  • Fixed personal workspace display of workflow section (PHP).

  • Fixed administration index pages handling of page/product/image/file/link group/type access restrictions.
  • Added hiding of content bundle left-hand menu items.
  • Fixed highlighting template left-hand menu item (PHP).
  • Fixed administration index page publishing of content items (PHP).
  • Fixed administration archive page display of content item titles (PHP).
  • Improved administration page redirection for deleted scheduled content item revisions.
  • Fixed scheduled publishing and expiration sending of email notifications (PHP).

  • Fixed administration page display of access restricted content items.
  • Fixed administration page loading/display with server configuration to output script warnings (PHP).
  • Fixed administration page display of content item title for access restricted content items (PHP).
  • Fixed scheduled publish/expire date selector preservation of other inputs (PHP).
  • Fixed renaming of static filename.
  • Improved handling of filename numbering for unique filenames.
  • Fixed created by handling for add new blank content items.
  • Improved administration page display/selection of tabs on save.
  • Fixed administration view page display of template content items (PHP).
  • Fixed detection of server filename content dependencies (PHP).
  • Improved administration page link checking of "link" content items (PHP).

  • Improved preview display of scheduled/archived content items.
  • Fixed @@@list:.....@@@ preview display of scheduled content items.
  • Fixed preview handling of access restricted template content items.

  • Fixed Insert Hyperlink handling of page/product/image/file/link content classes.
  • Improved web editor handling of URLs containing special characters.
  • Improved web editor handling of relative URLs.
  • Fixed web editor initialisation timing problem for slow web servers/connections (Mozilla Firefox).
  • Improved HTML code for Insert Hyperlink (Microsoft Internet Explorer).
  • Fixed Insert Media add new content item copying of attributes from other content item (PHP).

  • Fixed handling of some shipping and tax rates.
  • Fixed product delivery of user accounts without notification/expiration.
  • Fixed storage of order discount description and total (PHP).
  • Improved handling of numeric content attributes (JSP).
  • Fixed import of custom content database data (PHP).

  • Added automatic refresh of administrator user account settings without relogin.
  • Fixed handling of renamed user accounts and modified groups/types.
  • Fixed user database administration view/delete page display of content bundles administrator preferences (PHP).
  • Fixed user database search page redirection (.NET).
  • Fixed usage logging and reporting of Google Chrome and other web browsers.

  • Fixed Weblog Community Add-On import problem.

  • Improved handling of server configuration with "register globals" (PHP).
  • Fixed user database administration index for SSL/non-SSL web server/proxy setup.
  • Fixed custom content database administration index for SSL/non-SSL web server/proxy setup.
  • Fixed hosting clients administration index for SSL/non-SSL web server/proxy setup (Hosting Edition).



31th October 2011The Asbru Web Content Management system v8.0.4 for .NET, PHP and JSP/Java has been released. This version adds:
  • NOTE: If you are upgrading from v8.0, v8.0.1 or v8.0.2 please first contact support@asbrusoft.com before upgrading for additional upgrade instructions. If you are upgrading from v7.x.x or v8.0.3 there are no special upgrade instructions, please see the general installation instructions in the included Installation Guide.

  • Added Scriptaculous v1.9.0 and Prototype v1.7 Javascript libraries (Gallery Add-On).
  • Fixed "@@@list:metainfo_XXXXX=XXXXX:.....@@@" problem (Oracle).
  • Added display of page versions to website structure administration section.
  • Fixed website structure "top" selection problem.
  • Fixed "publish" of website structure content items.
  • Improved HTTPS/SSL handling for load balancer/proxy server setups.
  • Fixed HTML TEXTAREA webeditor input fields problem.
  • Fixed administration display problem for content items checked out by another administrator.
  • Fixed "checkout" administration link problem for administrators with publish permissions for content item.
  • Fixed "update" administration link problem for administrators without update permissions for scheduled content item.
  • Fixed content access permissions problem for administration index pages (.NET/JSP).
  • Fixed workflow email notification problem (Oracle).
  • Fixed "paged" website content index administration pages (DB2).
  • Fixed web content editor absolute positioning problem (Microsoft Internet Explorer).
  • Fixed web content editor content selection and insertion problem (Microsoft Internet Explorer).
  • Fixed publishing of product content items to static filenames.
  • Fixed update problem for renamed user database accounts.
  • Fixed single left-hand menu item selection user database administration index pages problem.
  • Fixed usage statistics log problem (PostgreSQL).
  • Fixed workflows configuration left-hand menu handling of unnamed workflows.



30th September 2011The Asbru Web Content Management system v8.0.3 for .NET, PHP and JSP/Java has been released. This version adds:
  • NOTE: If you are upgrading from v8.0, v8.0.1 or v8.0.2 please first contact support@asbrusoft.com before upgrading for additional upgrade instructions.

  • Improved special codes loop detection handling to output fewer log warnings.
  • Improved download filenames for archived images and files.
  • Fixed output of script content (.NET).
  • Fixed Browse & Edit mode handling of Add New and Publish content items.
  • Fixed saving of Website Structure.
  • Improved website structure handling of orphan content items under separate sub-menu.
  • Added "@@@fileaddress@@@" special code for output of "@@@filename@@@" if any or else "/page.xxx?id=@@@id@@@".
  • Fixed "@@@NAME.script@@@" and "###NAME.script###" and "@@@include:database=DATABASE:NAME=VALUE:NAME.script@@@" output encoding of linebreaks and apostrophes.
  • Fixed "@@@list:.....:order=metainfo_NAME@@@" special code output.
  • Added support for "?", "{" and "}" characters in custom extension parameters.
  • Fixed "rssChannel" custom extension handling of dates in non-English language time zones.
  • Improved "rssChannel" custom extension handling of content item's published to static filename.
  • Added support for "BLANK" index pages columns.
  • Added "same website administrator as previous workflow action" options to index administration pages.
  • Fixed Add New blank content item saving of some attributes.
  • Fixed add new blank content item handling of selected content categories.
  • Fixed content type access restrictions problem (JSP).
  • Fixed handling of administrator access permissions for scheduled content items.
  • Fixed unpublishing of content item published to static filename without filename extension.
  • Improved optimized handling of content items published and exported to static files.
  • Improved queued scheduling of content items to automatically replace/delete queued scheduled revisions at scheduled publishing date/time and within scheduled period.
  • Improved preview of content items scheduled and queued for publishing.
  • Fixed workflow email notification comments problem (.NET/JSP).
  • Improved move to content group/type options for search and advanced search administration pages.
  • Fixed restoring renamed archived media library images and files.
  • Fixed discount calculations.
  • Fixed user database administration left-hand menu selection (Oracle).
  • Fixed "Weeks" usage statistics report.
  • Fixed "Weekly" usage statistics report (JSP).
  • Fixed database import handling of custom meta information content attributes.
  • Fixed database import handling of reserved/future content attributes.
  • Fixed database import handling of linebreaks (PHP).
  • Added LDAP directory support for user activation and expiration attributes (Configuration / Features / User Database / Activation & Expiration).
  • Fixed user database LDAP directory server connection parameters configuration (Configuration / Features / User Database / Directory Server / Connection Parameters) (JSP).
  • Fixed website and e-commerce special pages configuration selector handling of international special characters (Configuration / System / Website / Special Pages) (Configuration / System / E-Commerce / Special Pages).
  • Added "csv2page" custom module (.NET).
  • Fixed "csv2page" custom module display.
  • Improved display of custom module left-hand menu items.
  • Fixed web content editor Insert Hyperlink and Insert Media handling of "parent" content groups/types.



5th September 2011The Asbru Web Content Management system v8.0.2 for .NET, PHP and JSP/Java has been released. This version adds:
  • NOTE: If you are upgrading from v8.0 or v8.0.1 please first contact support@asbrusoft.com before upgrading for additional upgrade instructions.

  • Added support for "@@@set:NAME=VALUE@@@" and "@@@get:NAME@@@" special codes to store and display data as server-side session variables.
  • Added support for "@@@cookie:NAME=VALUE@@@" and "@@@cookie:NAME@@@" special codes to store and display data as client-side cookie variables.
  • Added special configuration setting for "@@@set:NAME=VALUE@@@" and "@@@get:NAME@@@" server-side session variable prefix (/config.static.aspx|jsp|php).
  • Added support for "@@@include:FILENAME.content@@@" special codes to display content by content item filename (as alternative to by content item id).
  • Added support for "@@@content.html@@@", "@@@content.script@@@" and "@@@content.text@@@" special codes to display encoded version of content item content data.
  • Added support for "@@@summary.html@@@", "@@@summary.script@@@" and "@@@summary.text@@@" special codes to display encoded version of content item summary data.
  • Added support for "@@@name@@@", "@@@email@@@", "@@@username@@@", "@@@password@@@", "@@@user_activation@@@", "@@@user_notification@@@", "@@@user_expiration@@@" special codes on the user registration confirmation page (/register.jsp|jsp|php).
  • Added support for use of custom extension special codes in content item titles and header attributes.
  • Added support for "NAME_folder" post / file upload form attributes to upload the "NAME" file to the given folder name on the website (/post.jsp|jsp|php).
  • Added support for "from", "cc" and "bcc" contact form, user registration form and retrieve password form attributes (/email.aspx|jsp|php) (/register.jsp|jsp|php) (/password/) (for permitted email addresses only - Configuration / System / Website / Email & Forms / Email Addresses).

  • Added integrated administration page preview button for link and script content items.
  • Added "permissionicon" and "permission" index pages columns configuration options to display content item permissions texts/icons on the website content and media library administration index pages (Configuration / Features / Content Editing / Index Pages / Index Pages Columns).
  • Added handling of access restrictions on template content items.
  • Added language files customisation/localisation of workflow "START" and "END" texts (Configuration / Workflows).
  • Added configuration of new workflow actions as copies of existing workflow actions (Configuration / Workflows).
  • Added support for SMTP mail server port number configuration (i.e. "localhost:25") (Configuration / System / Website / Email & Forms / Mail Server) (.NET/JSP).
  • Added use administrator preferences for user accounts created through automated product delivery (E-Commerce).
  • Added usage statistics for new search engines, operating systems and web browser (Usage Statistics).

  • Improved display of left-hand menus.
  • Improved display of content presentation template options.
  • Improved handling of server-side sessions to avoid session warnings (PHP).
  • Improved handling of posted forms and file uploads to avoid bottlenecks and race conditions (JSP).
  • Improved Hosting Clients administration generation of license keys (Hosting Edition).

  • Fixed workflow action unpublishing of content items published to static filenames.
  • Fixed session Internet address handling (Configuration / System / Website / Security / Require website visitors' Internet address to remain the same during a session).
  • Fixed calculation of discounts, shipping and tax applied to products.
  • Fixed column name for script content items administration pages.
  • Fixed highlighting and handling of left-hand menu items in single menu item selection mode.
  • Fixed database table column naming problem for micro-websites (Oracle).
  • Fixed check links handling of redirected links (PHP).
  • Fixed database initialization and import problem (PHP).
  • Fixed "@@@count:.....@@@", "@@@sum:.....@@@", "@@@min:.....@@@", "@@@max:.....@@@" and "@@@avg:.....@@@" special codes problem (PHP).
  • Fixed Insert Hyperlink and Insert Media multiple file upload error messages (JSP).
  • Fixed website content and media library administration index line-wrapping problem (MSIE).
  • Fixed order items export column order (E-Commerce).
  • Fixed sorting of usage statistics report data by column headings (Usage Statistics).
  • Fixed handling of custom content database created by and updated by attributes (Databases).
  • Fixed display of custom content database export/import access restrictions (Databases).
  • Fixed update of custom content database data (.NET/PHP) (Databases).

  • Added Asbru Web Content Editor v7.1.9:
    • Fixed handling of international characters for web editor toolbar button dialogue windows.



22th July 2011The Asbru Web Content Management system v8.0.1 for .NET, PHP and JSP/Java has been released. This version adds:
  • Added customisation of the Search, Advanced Search and Search and Replace pages columns which now use the index pages columns configuration options (Configuration / Features / Content Editing / Index Pages / Index Pages Columns) (.NET/JSP/PHP).
  • Added "position", "search" and "replace" index pages columns configuration options to display the Search and Replace line/character position, search for text/context and replace with text/context - on the Search and Replace pages only - these options are ignored on other index pages (Configuration / Features / Content Editing / Index Pages / Index Pages Columns) (.NET/JSP/PHP).
  • Added "template", "stylesheet", "top", "up", "first", "previous", "next" and "last" index pages columns configuration options to display these content item ids on index pages (Configuration / Features / Content Editing / Index Pages / Index Pages Columns) (.NET/JSP/PHP).
  • Added advanced search for filenames starting with something using "^" or "//" (i.e. "^foldername" and "//foldername") and filenames ending with something using "$" or "//" (i.e. ".extension$" and ".extension//") (.NET/JSP/PHP).
  • Added access to checkout, checkin, archive, delete, publish and move etc. the content items directly after search and replace (.NET/JSP/PHP).

  • Added support for generic/partial micro-website sub-domain names starting with something (i.e. "mobile.") and base domain names ending with something (i.e. ".co.uk") (Configuration / Website / Micro-Websites) (.NET/JSP/PHP).
  • Added automatic support for sub-domain names for hosting client websites (i.e. "xxx.mywebsite.asbruweb.com" and "yyy.mywebsite.asbruweb.com" for the "mywebsite.asbruweb.com" hosting client website) (Hosting Clients) (Hosting Edition) (.NET/JSP/PHP).

  • Added use of the Custom Javascript Functions configuration settings for custom content databases rich text (HTML) attributes (Configuration / Features / Content Editing / Asbru Web Editor) (Content Databases) (.NET/JSP/PHP).
  • Added "decimals" and "grouping" special configuration settings for customisation of number formatting (/config.static.aspx|jsp|php) (.NET/JSP/PHP).
  • Improved handling of links to content published to static filenames (.NET/JSP/PHP).
  • Fixed left-hand menu handling of international special characters (JSP).
  • Fixed deletion of expired content items published as static HTML/CSS files (.NET/JSP/PHP).
  • Fixed display of selected website security SSL configuration settings (Configuration / System / Website / Security) (.NET/JSP).
  • Fixed display of selected workflow action content changes configuration settings (Configuration / Workflows / Content Changes) (.NET/JSP/PHP).

  • Added Asbru Web Content Editor v7.1.8:
    • Fixed web content editor insert hyperlink problems replacing an existing link (MSIE).





 
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