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ElkArte 1.1.8 - Release announcement

Today, we are pleased to release ElkArte 1.1.8. This is the 9th release in the ElkArte 1.1 line.

This release addresses some bugs and some security issues identified after the release of ElkArte 1.1.7.  A few enhancements to existing functionality were added as well.

This is patch does contain security fixes and we strongly encourage anyone running any previous version to update to the latest.

This release follows our semantic version (MAJOR.MINOR.PATCH), meaning that third-point (x.x.X) releases should contain backwards-compatible bug fixes and enhancements, so for the most part you will not find major new features in this release. Major new features will be reserved for second point versions (x.X.x).

Refer to the release notes on the forum for a complete list of updates. Release Notes

If you were running any of the previous beta 1.1.8 patches you must uninstall those and install this final package or great pain awaits you at some point  ;)

Patching procedure:
  • Go to the page
  • Download the file to your computer
  • Go to your forum: Admin > Main > Package Manager > Upload Package
  • Click the button to upload the package
  • Locate and select the file you downloaded at point 2
  • Click the "upload" button
  • Follow the instructions on the screen.

For any question you may have, feel free to ask on the support forum.

Of course you are encouraged to update to this release since it contains a lot of fixes and improvements, thank you for your continued support!