OpenCms 9 Distribution

We recommend everyone who uses OpenCms to update to the version 9 release.

New in OpenCms 9

  • Improved "in place" editing of web pages for text and also for images and other content types.
  • Enhanced support for different devices with preview and device specific content control.
  • Access to the content repository over a shared network drive.
  • Detail pages now allow individual content to be added with drag & drop.
  • A new site management tool allows simple configuration of multiple sites.
  • Automated / scripted setup option, great for continuous integration builds.
  • Optimized build process using Gradle.
  • Improved configuration for content formatters
  • A new responsive demo template based on Bootstrap as a base for customization.

Please note: This version of OpenCms requires Java 6 because of library dependencies.

Please check out the release notes for further details of the changes in this release.

Who should use this OpenCms 9 distribution download?

Use this download to install the new version 9 of OpenCms from scratch. OpenCms 9 is fully backward compatible to all prior 8.x and 7.x versions. Templates and other OpenCms developed code these versions should work "out of the box" with version 9.

If you want to upgrade an existing OpenCms 8.5.x, 8.0.x, 7.5.x, 7.0.x or 6.x version, please use the OpenCms 9 upgrade Wizard download also available from this website. 

Please note: The *.jar files in this binary distribution have been compiled for Java 6.

Module Version: 9.0.0
Provided By: Alkacon Software GmbH
License: GNU Lesser General Public License
Click here to download (121421 kb)

Download OpenCms

  • OpenCms 11.0.1 is a maintenance release for OpenCms 11. This version fixes a number of issues that have been detected in OpenCms 11. Also incuded are some new features and security enhancements. Compared to version 10, OpenCms 11 brings a major update for the workplace, all apps have been replaced with modernized versions. Moreover, this release is compatible with Java 11 and comes with the new "Mercury" default template.
    Size:206199KB

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Upgrade OpenCms

  • Update your existing OpenCms installation to the current stable version 11.0.1 with the easy to use upgrade wizard.
    Size:160622KB

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