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Sitebuilder 2.269 - 10th September 2012 - Release notes

Sitebuilder 2.269 was released on 10th September 2012. Highlights from this release include:

General improvements and bug fixes

  • There have been a number of improvements and bug fixes relating to Sitebuilder forum pages
    • Design improvements
    • Notification emails no longer contain HTML entities
    • Improvements to some behaviours when not signed in
    • Better view on mobile devices
    • Forum properties can now be edited to allow different types of avatars and to change the moderation/edit policy
  • It's now easier to change the search type on touch devices
  • It's now possible to exclude deleted children in the page information API
  • When using the Atom file uploader, you can now provide the Slug as a POST parameter
  • "Check page content for errors" no longer returns a spurious error message when using "Like this" buttons for Google+
  • A bug which sometimes caused video to not appear when using Internet Explorer 9 has been fixed
  • Videos using percentage widths now render correctly in older browsers that use the Flash player
  • Embedded news feeds no longer incorrectly "ignore" pinned news items
  • Password-protected table of contents pages now work correctly for non-signed in users
  • When editing pages where the left content is empty, the right content will no longer "collapse" to the left
  • The details popup will no longer fall off the bottom of the page on large calendar pages
  • Embedded news feeds that use thumbnails should work in Internet Explorer 8 again
  • Page notifications that do nothing are now automatically deleted to tidy up the notifications page


  • [SBTWO-5712] - Remove template, on site admin tab


  • [SBTWO-5689] - Fix error on "Check page content for errors"
  • [SBTWO-5694] - Move Site Templates into current site tab
  • [SBTWO-5695] - Changes to "Save pages as template"

Technical task


  • [SBTWO-5551] - Video in IE9
  • [SBTWO-5557] - Video player height in IE8
  • [SBTWO-5635] - News feed ignores pinned items when showing only specified tags
  • [SBTWO-5681] - Videos not being sized properly when specifying percentage value for width in content editor
  • [SBTWO-5682] - HTML entities in SB Forums notification emails
  • [SBTWO-5687] - Password-protected Table of Contents page requires users to sign in as well as entering password
  • [SBTWO-5692] - Editing 50:50 page in content editor
  • [SBTWO-5711] - Detail box getting cut off at bottom of calendar page
  • [SBTWO-5715] - News thumbnails not displaying on news item in IE8 again
  • [SBTWO-5719] - Edit UI lets you save empty notifications
  • [SBTWO-5738] - JSON links fail if sign-in required


  • [SBTWO-5550] - Make it easier to click to change what is searched on the facetted search in ID6
  • [SBTWO-5666] - Show followers by name, not usercode
  • [SBTWO-5679] - Notifications should check for view permission before sending
  • [SBTWO-5707] - ATOM file uploader - accept the slug as a parameter for multipart requests
  • [SBTWO-5708] - Smallscreen rendering improvements
  • [SBTWO-5713] - Add excludeDeletedChildren option on Page information API
  • [SBTWO-5717] - Use html5 input[type="number"] for pagination

New Feature


  • [SBTWO-5696] - Update functional tests to reflect new sign-in text
  • [SBTWO-5698] - Amend functional test to reflect online payment card types