e107 v2.1.3 Bootstrap CMS Released

23 Dec 2016 : 10:00AM

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Merry Xmas and a New Release!

We're happy to announce the release of e107 v2.1.3 in time for Xmas!

This release contains mostly bug fixes and security enhancements and we recommend everyone upgrade immediately. 

Fixes/Improvements:

  • Improved error handling when downloading plugins/themes from admin area
  • Avatar and photograph uploading fixes
  • More flexibility to forum templating added
  • Caching functionality optimized for better performance
  • Accessibility improvements to contact form
  • Fixed installation errors on some PHP versions
  • Better backwards compatibility for javascript loading in v1 plugins
  • Several fixes to social login functionalities
  • Timezone handling changes
  • PHP 7.1 fixes (not completely stable yet)
  • Numerous hardcoded LANs are now translatable and optimized
  • And many more minor bugfixes and improvements

New features:

  • More flexible templates for custom admin area dashboard layout
  • Error pages: ability to change error page content and template (documentation coming)
  • e_admin addon now allows for plugin to hook into batch admin UI actions (see _blank plugin for an example)
  • Ability to set a "scope" for HybridAuth provider (social logins)
  • New events added: user_xup_updated, user_news_item_viewed, user_page_item_viewed, user_comment_posted and user_comment_deleted (see Event documentation)
  • SEF URLs can be enabled/disabled on a per plugin basis
  • Banner plugin now support external image URLs
  • Bootstrap navigation now supports sub-links of sublinks

Other notes:

  • Tagwords plugin removed from core, replaced by TagCloud plugin (introduced in v2.1.2)
  • PHP 5.4 is now the minimal required version
  • Disabled the loading of legacy core path e107_themes/templates/ (v1 legacy override still available)

For a full list of changes, please go here.

Please see our downloads section to download a copy.

Thank you for continuing to use e107. We wish everyone a safe and joyful Xmas season!.


e107 v2.1.2 Bootstrap CMS Released

27 Oct 2016 : 04:00PM

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Open-Source and ready to download

We're happy to announce the release of e107 v2.1.2.

Fixes/Improvements:

  • Strongest PHP Password Encryption added as default
  • Numerous fixes related to MySQL and PDO handling
  • Removal of many hardcoded LAN phrases, allowing for translation
  • Replaced e_tohtml.php addon with e_parse.php allowing for more functionality and customization
  • Improved e_sitelink.php addon to support easy-to-make mega drop-down menu's
  • Rewrite of $frm->userpicker() method to allow for maximum customization
  • And literally hundreds of additional bug fixes and enhancements in all areas

New features:

  • News Grid Menu added (see #1512)
  • New Tagcloud plugin
  • New shortcode in News:
  • New-user statistics added to Admin Area dashboard
  • Developers can now hook into the meta-tags and alter them (see #1946)
  • New e_event.php addon to register events (see the _blank plugin for an example)

For a full list of changes, please go here.

Please see our downloads section to download a copy.


e107 v2.1.1 Bootstrap CMS Released

06 Apr 2016 : 02:00PM

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Open-Source and ready to download

We're happy to announce the release of e107 v2.1.1.

Fixes/Improvements

  • Fixed issues with gzip compression
  • Updated forum icons template
  • Numerous fixes to PDO functionality
  • Several improvements to uploading files routine (for example forum attachments)
  • Improvements to PHP7 compatibility
  • Major improvements to the user extended fields functionality
  • Fixes to the 'newforumposts' menu
  • Fixed language selection during installation process
  • Improved SSL detection
  • Numerous enhancements to the 'Private Message' plugin
  • Improved BBCode/Shortcode debugging.

Other enhancements

  • Members only functionality: option to redirect to login page or membersonly splash page
  • shortcode added
  • For developers: the e107::debug() allows to push messages to the browser console
  • Added template for deleted topic in the forum plugin

See our downloads section to download a copy.