Alkacon Software releases OpenCms 8.0.4

OpenCms 8.0.4 is an update that improves browser compatibility and fixes several issues that persisted in the 8.0.3 release.

In OpenCms 8.0.4 the TinyMCE editor has been integrated to support Microsoft's Internet Explorer 9. TinyMCE is a platform independent web based Javascript HTML WYSIWYG editor with Multilanguage support.

Italian and Russian localization of OpenCms has been contributed by the OpenCms community.

Configurable context menu dialogs have been added to the Advanced Direct Edit (ADE) mode.

OpenCms 8.0.4 offers an improved handling of deleted users in its account management's permissions dialog, an improved sitemap editor change handling and an improved synchronized lock behavior for offline indexing.

OpenCms 8.0.4 is fully backward compatible to all prior 8.x and 7.x versions. Templates and other OpenCms developed code from these version should work “out of the box” with version 8.0.4.

An easy to use update wizard for upgrading to OpenCms 8.0.4 is available, too.

The new version 8.0.4 can be downloaded for free from the OpenCms website at

The new features and functionalities of OpenCms 8.0.4 can be tested online on the Live Demo Server at

Everybody interested in OpenCms should register for the OpenCms Days 2012 – Conference and Expo, September 2012 in Cologne, Germany, at

About Alkacon Software:

Alkacon Software GmbH is the company responsible for the development of OpenCms. Today OpenCms is a leading open source CMS solution in widespread use all over the world. Many businesses and organizations use OpenCms as a cost effective, professional alternative to expensive license products. Alkacon Software GmbH is the official maintainer and the major contributor for OpenCms.

Alkacon Software GmbH offers its customers training, support and add-on products for OpenCms. This gives the customer a layer of security and convenience often required for mission critical OpenCms installations.