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From version 1.8
edited by Sorin Burjan
on 2010/12/21
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edited by Sorin Burjan
on 2010/12/21
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32 32  * The possibility to undo the latest modifications or reset all changes
33 33  
34 34  Read more about Color Themes on the dedicated [[application page>>extensions:Extension.Color Theme Application]].
35 -=== New Search Interface ===
36 36  
37 -The default search page UI has been improved to be easier to understand and use.
36 +=== New Profile UI ===
38 38  
39 -[[image:ReleaseNotesXWikiEnterprise20M1@newsearchui.png||style="border: 1px solid rgb(0, 0, 0); width: 600px;"]]
38 +Complete **overhaul of the Profile UI**: better display of the user information, recent changes by the user are shown, different tabs for user details, user settings, and watchlist information:
40 40  
41 -=== Preliminary optional accessibility stylesheet ===
40 +image:ReleaseNotes.ReleaseNotesXWikiEnterprise22@profile.png
42 42  
43 -Moving further on the quest for better accessibility in the XWiki platform, we introduced a preliminary stylesheet which makes the skin slightly more accessible to people with visual disabilities: bigger fonts by default, and underlined links to make them more easily distinguished by colorblind people. This stylesheet can either be activated globally in a wiki, or individually from each user's preferences.
42 +Improved inline-based editing for modifying profile details:
44 44  
45 -Enabling the special stylesheet:
44 +image:ReleaseNotes.ReleaseNotesXWikiEnterprise22@profileedit.png
46 46  
47 -image:ReleaseNotes.ReleaseNotesXWikiEnterprise25@a11y-enable.png
46 +Inclusion of the **WatchList manager** page into the Profile as a tab:
48 48  
49 -Bigger fonts and underlined links:
48 +image:ReleaseNotes.ReleaseNotesXWikiEnterprise22@watchlist.png
50 50  
51 -image:ReleaseNotes.ReleaseNotesXWikiEnterprise[email protected]ng
50 +Added a tab in the //Profile// for managing **user preferences**, which is currently rather small, but will be improved later to include more settings:
52 52  
52 +image:[email protected]
53 +
54 +image:[email protected]
55 +
56 +User profiles have been converted to XWiki Syntax 2.0
57 +
58 +=== New Search Interface ===
59 +
60 +* The default search page UI has been improved to be easier to understand and use.[[image:[email protected]||style="border: 1px solid rgb(0, 0, 0); width: 600px;"]]
61 +
62 +=== Preliminary optional accessibility stylesheet ===
63 +
64 +Moving further on the quest for better accessibility in the XWiki platform, we introduced a preliminary stylesheet which makes the skin slightly more accessible to people with visual disabilities: bigger fonts by default, and underlined links to make them more easily distinguished by colorblind people. This stylesheet can either be activated globally in a wiki, or individually from each user's preferences.
65 +
66 +* Enabling the special stylesheet:
67 +[[image:[email protected]]]
68 +
69 +* Bigger fonts and underlined links:
70 +[[image:[email protected]]]
71 +
53 53  === More consistent use of user avatars ===
54 54  
55 55  Avatars now come in three default sizes:
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58 58  * medium avatars, 50px wide, the preferred and most frequent display option for avatars
59 59  * large avatars,120px wide, to be used where a large version of the avatar must be displayed (for example in the user profile)
60 60  
61 -Accordingly, the wiki dashboard has been changed to use the medium avatars, and as a new feature user avatars are displayed in the comments area.
80 +* Accordingly, the wiki dashboard has been changed to use the medium avatars, and as a new feature user avatars are displayed in the comments area.
81 +[[image:[email protected]]]
62 62  
63 -image:[email protected]
64 -
65 65  Four new velocity macros have been added for making it easier to display avatars:
66 66  
67 67  * ###smallUserAvatar('XWiki.username')##
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69 69  * ###largeUserAvatar('XWiki.username')##
70 70  * ###resizedUserAvatar('XWiki.username', 100)## which allows resizing an avatar to a custom size
71 71  
72 -User avatars are also displayed in annotations.
90 +* User avatars are also displayed in annotations.
91 +[[image:ReleaseNotes.ReleaseNotesXWikiEnterprise25@annotation-avatars.png]]
73 73  
74 -image:ReleaseNotes.ReleaseNotesXWikiEnterprise25@annotation-avatars.png
75 -
76 76  === UI for Deleted documents & attachments ===
77 77  
78 78  While deleted documents and attachments have been stored in a trash instead of being completely deleted since XWiki 1.2, there was no general interface for viewing the contents of the trash. This has been remedied by the introduction of two new tabs in the wiki's Document Index, //Deleted Documents// and //Deleted Attachments//.
79 79  
80 -image:[email protected]
97 +* [[image:[email protected]]]
81 81  
82 82  Both use the livetable, thus allowing filtering and ordering for easier browsing. A document from the trash can be viewed, permanently deleted, or restored if the location is still available.
83 83  
84 -image:[email protected]
101 +* [[image:[email protected]]]
85 85  
86 86  The attachment trash contains only attachments deleted from a document, and not attachments that were deleted together with their owner document; in the latter case, the attachments are kept together with the document in the document trash. For attachments, there is no restore option yet, it will be implemented in a future release.
87 87  
88 -image:[email protected]
105 +* [[image:[email protected]]]
89 89  
90 90  === Further improvements to the edit UI ===
91 91  
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96 96  )))
97 97  * A more descriptive label for the version summary field
98 98  * Better positioning of the "minor edit" option
99 -* Better positioning and display of the "autosave" option(((
100 -image:[email protected]
101 -)))
116 +* Better positioning and display of the "autosave" option
117 +[[image:[email protected]]]
102 102  
103 103  
104 -
105 105  == 2.Annotations ==
106 106  
107 107  The scope of this feature is to allow users to annotate text in a XWiki document. With the new feature you can:
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152 152  
153 153  [[image:[email protected]||style="border: 1px solid black;" width="550px;"]]
154 154  
170 +== 5.Invitation Manager Application ==
171 +
172 +
173 +The Invitation Manager application allows users to send emails, inviting friends and colleagues to join a wiki. You will be able to configure your wiki to send emails through an open mail relay on the server or through an email account of your choosing.
174 +
175 +image:[email protected]
176 +
177 +Read more about this application and learn how to configure it by visiting the [[application page>>extensions:Extension.Invitation Application]].
178 +
179 +== 6.New Template-based page creation ==
180 +
181 +Starting with XWiki Enterprise 2.4 users and applications can provide documents that can be used as template when creating new pages. The new document content (content, objects and other metadata) will be replicated from the template.
182 +
183 +* After you have [[created the template and the template provider>>extensions:Extension.Administration Application]] you can go then start creating pages from this template:(((
184 +[[image:CreatePageFromTemplate.png||height="293" width="650"]]
185 +)))
186 +
187 +* This example shows that "Wanted Links" also offers the choice to create the new document from the available template ("My Template" template in the image below):(((
188 +[[image:1ipopup.jpg||height="211" style="border: 1px solid black;" width="650"]]
189 +
190 +
191 +
192 +* After you have [[created the template and the template provider>>extensions:Extension.Administration Application#HEasyTemplatesCreationandAdministration28StartingwithXWikiEnterprise2.4M229]] you can then start creating pages from this template:
193 +
194 +[[image:platform:[email protected]]]
195 +
196 +* "Wanted Links" also offers the choice to create the new document from the available templates ( "My Template" template in the image below):
197 +
198 +[[image:platform:[email protected]]]
199 +
200 +Find more details about the template creation and administration on the [[documentation page>>extensions:Extension.Administration Application#HEasyTemplatesCreationandAdministration28StartingwithXWikiEnterprise2.4M229]].
201 +
155 155  == Easier development of configurable applications using [[XWiki.ConfigurableClass>>extensions:Extension.Administration Application#HMaking20your20application20easily20configurable20with203Ctt3EConfigurableClass3C2Ftt3E20Since2023M1]] ==
156 156  
157 157  If you are developing an application and you need to provide your users with a way to configure it from the [[Administration Application>>extensions:Extension.Administration Application]] you are in luck. All you need to do is create a custom class holding all of the configuration for your application, then add an object of your custom configuration class and an object of ##XWiki.Configurable## class. You will be able to configure your application from the administration interface.
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162 162  Note the current user does not have permission to edit one of the configurable applications.
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