OpenCms online Javadoc

NEW: Go to OpenCms Documentation Central - http://documentation.opencms.org for all the OpenCms documentation, including Javadoc, in one place. 

The Javadoc documentation for OpenCms is helpful for developers who are interested in using and extending the OpenCms functionality. This documentation is automatically generated from comments within the OpenCms Java source code.

We provide the following Javadoc documentations of the latest stable OpenCms version for convenient online access:

  • OpenCms core API
    This is the main API documentation for the OpenCms core packages, which are used for building customized OpenCms websites.
  • OpenCms workplace modules
    The documentation for the modules that build the OpenCms Workplace (Administration view, WYSIWIG editors). These are usually of interest only to developers who want to extend the OpenCms Workplace.
  • OpenCms setup API
    These are the classes used by the OpenCms setup wizard and the upgrade wizard.
  • OpenCms GWT components
    The documentation of the GWT components used to build the GUI of the new ADE features. GWT is a development toolkit for building and optimizing complex browser-based applications.

Please note: We at Alkacon put a lot of work in our Javadoc to make it as useful as possible. Usually the quality of our Javadoc is considered very good (as compared to other projects).

Latest News

  • OpenCms 16 available

    Oct 2, 2023 - OpenCms 16 brings the new app "Unused contents" that allows to find and delete content that is not actively used on any container page. It is now possible to select between several individual detail pages in the same website based on categories of the detail content. It can now be enforced that all content managers must set a new password after the next login. The default Mercury template brings several new features, e.g. the "Image tile display" formatter for the "Tabs / accordion" element.

  • OpenCms 16 Release Notes

    Oct 2, 2023 - The OpenCms 16 release notes contain detailed information about the new features and fixes in this version.

  • Alkacon OCEE 16

    Oct 2, 2023 - Alkacon OCEE 16 is the latest OCEE release for OpenCms 16. This version fixes an issue where deleting a user/group didn't flush the ACL cache.

  • OpenCms 15 available

    Apr 25, 2023 - OpenCms 15 provides role-based control to restrict who is allowed to update the sitemap configuration, including an editor for modifying selected sitemap attributes by any content manager. The new launchpad app "Person data search" reveals personal user data stored in the VFS. The Mercury template adds more than 1800 optional icons from the Bootstrap collection and numerous further enhancements.

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