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Announcing 2sxc 8 on Back To The Future Day!

Yes, it's true. 2sxc 8.0 is here, and it's awesome. Here the key highlights

  1. Amazingly fast UI
  2. Edit content without going into edit-mode (much faster this way)
  3. ...and save content, without reloading the page (thanks to AJAX)
  4. Introducing ADAM - I'll tell you more about him later
  5. Totally refactored admin UI with at least 25 new power-features
  6. Did I already say super fast?
  7. Field-Group-Headings
  8. Framework to create own field-types (so your own string-employee-from-backend-picker)
  9. Newest image-resizer
  10. really nice UI
  11. fast... :)

And much, much more. 

Just so you know, 8.0 also has 2 important breaking changes:

  1. It brings the new image-resizer. So if you have the pro-cache, make sure you upgrade that too
  2. The gps picker was always a bit hacky - so we are changing the implementation. more details to come...

And loads of small goodies like

  1. Save without closing dialog
  2. drag-drop-image upload
  3. collapsing sections in the edit-dialog
  4. copy-entity feature
  5. copy-entity in replace-with-existing
  6. loads of debug-modes for advanced users
  7. ...

And finally, what is still missing in 8.0.0

  • The GPS-Picker
  • The edit-list-dialog

Download on Github - here

With love from Switzerland
Daniel and Raphael




Daniel Mettler grew up in the jungles of Indonesia and is founder and CEO of 2sic internet solutions in Switzerland and Liechtenstein, an 20-head web specialist with over 800 DNN projects since 1999. He is also chief architect of 2sxc (see forge), an open source module for creating attractive content and DNN Apps.



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Matteo Benedusi
Excellent improvements !!! Good job promised that I will make a few templates to help newbies who want to start.
Matteo Benedusi Wednesday, November 18, 2015 9:09 AM (link)
Benoit Sarton
Super major version, our customers love the new UI, especially not having to "Edit Page" to edit a 2sxc content. It's really fast and the content localisation at the module level is really straigtforward. I haven't seen all the possibilities yet, there are so many, Thanks!
Benoit Sarton Friday, December 4, 2015 11:01 AM (link)

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