The Administration view of OpenCms

OpenCms Administration view
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Users, groups, projects, file history and other settings are managed in the Administration view of OpenCms. Only users with an Administrator role have full access to every feature of the Administration. Administrate galleries for images, external links, downloads and HTML code snippets available for the content managers. Export or import all or parts of the contents of your website.

Also manage search indexes for the integrated Lucene search engine, define scheduled tasks to perform, e.g. to update the search indexes regularly every night. OpenCms also features an integrated module mechanism that allows convenient bundling of contents or functionality for deployment on other machines. The OpenCms API allows to plugin customized Administration points to implement new functions for your website.

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Latest News

  • OpenCms 13 available

    Apr 13, 2022 - OpenCms 13 features a new plugin system as a more flexible replacement of the "headincludes" functionality. Geo search functionality has been added to find contents by geo coordinates. Extensions to the template variant mechanism allow setting overrides and renaming of formatter keys. There are also refinements for the "Mercury" default template as well as security improvements.

  • OpenCms 13 Release Notes

    Apr 13, 2022 - The OpenCms 13 release notes contain detailed information about the new features and fixes in this version.

  • Alkacon OCEE 13

    Apr 13, 2022 - Alkacon OCEE 13 is the latest OCEE release for OpenCms 13. This version fixes a number of issues that have been detected in Alkacon OCEE 12 and improves the licensing mechanism.

  • OpenCms 12 available

    Oct 12, 2021 - OpenCms 12 features a headless JSON API for REST content access, together with several JavaScript demo applications that show how to use it. The default "Mercury" template has been greatly improved. Template variants allow to completely switch the generated HTML of a website simply by configuration. The updated WebDAV implementation enables mounting the OpenCms virtual file system from any WebDAV client.