SiteStudio Documentation

SiteStudio Latest Features Reference

 

18 May 2009

SiteStudio 1.8

New Features (since 1.8 Beta):

  • Added new user skin common for all Parallels products.
  • Added MS IE 8 support in Rich Editor
  • Added MSSQL 2005 support
  • Fixed Contact Us Page issue
  • Guestbook plugin is improved with possibility to input longer feedbacks
 

07 Dec 2007

SiteStudio 1.8 Beta

New Features:

  • Added possibility to add or remove custom designs for SiteStudio owners/admins
  • All design templates made W3C compatible
  • Added "Choose Skin" mechanism for SiteStudio interface with 2 new skins
  • Added possibility to install SiteStudio updates/patches via Admin Panel
  • Created Gallery of updated files, similar to Picture Gallery
  • Enhanced settings screen: added meta title and new color picker for style-colors selection
  • Introduced SiteStudio installation wizard for Windows (instead of a zip file with install.bat script)

More about 1.8 Beta features

 

03 Jul 2007

hsphere-sitestudio-1.7.1rc1-52

hsphere-sitestudio package update includes Security Patch and fixes in 2 templates, excludes issue with published images in demo mode.

 

09 Oct 2006

hsphere-sitestudio-1.7.1rc1-41

hsphere-sitestudio package update excludes vulnerability in SiteStudio that could be used for sending spam mail.

 

29 Aug 2006

SiteStudio 1.7.1 RC 1

Important: To update to 1.7.1 RC1, you should have SiteStudio 1.7.1 Beta.

New Features:

  • Added 19 new designs
  • Introduced localization for plugins
  • Changed online demo policy: instead of turning it off, it's now prompted during the installation

For H-Sphere integrated SiteStudio, the hsphere-sitestudio-1.7.1rc1-40 package is included into H-Sphere system packages update.

 

04 May 2006

SiteStudio 1.7.1 Beta

New Features and bugfixes

  • Autoupdate: the possibility for SS owners to download and update SiteStudio with new packages (designs, patches, etc.) from SS Admin Panel
  • 20 new designs, including a couple of designs for real estate business
  • Improved File Uploader to behave like Image Uploader: now it is possible to upload up to 5 files at once
  • Fixed minor issues with some flash splashes, flash photo players and Rich Editor

Notes:
- H-Sphere users will get this update when it is included into H-Sphere version
 

30 Mar 2006

SiteStudio 1.7 Final

The most significant changes since 1.6:

  • Added 19 new designs
  • Added Slideshow and Photo player Flash pages
  • Added RTL languages and UTF-8 support
  • Rich Editor is now available in Mozilla browsers including FireFox
  • Improved the 'Contact Us','Survey' and 'Custom' pages (Now users can set the FROM: and REPLY-TO fields for emails)
  • Added multiple home directories support for CPanel integration
  • Simplified localization support
  • Improved ImageMaker caching strategy
  • Added support for java 1.5.x
  • Fixed Load/Save site feature: site names now can use special chars (like %, #, $, space)
  • Fixed Images Upload: file/dir names now can use special chars (like %, #, $, space)

More about 1.7 Final features

 

22 Mar 2006

SiteStudio 1.7RC2

  • Added 10 new designs
  • Rich Editor is now available in Mozilla browsers including FireFox
  • Added support of Arabic and other calligraphy fonts in Flash pages
  • Changed the mechanism of sending emails from 'Contact Us' and 'Survey' pages
  • Added multiple home directories support for CPanel integration
  • Simplified localization support
  • About 60 another minor fixes and improvements
 

27 Apr 2005

SiteStudio 1.7RC1

  • Added RTL languages support
  • Added 9 new designs
  • Added Slideshow and Photo player Flash pages
  • Fixed Marquee feature for Mozilla-family browsers. Added new Marquee settings
  • Fixed Special Effects for Mozilla-family browsers
  • Improved the 'Contact Us','Survey' and 'Custom' pages. Now users can set the FROM: and REPLY-TO fields for emails from these pages, and test the pages without publishing them
  • Improved ImageMaker caching strategy
  • Fixed License counting for gone users in Admin panel
  • Added UTF-8 support
  • Fixed Load/Save site feature: site names now can use special chars (like %, #, $, space)
  • Fixed Images Upload: file/dir names now can use special chars (like %, #, $, space)
  • Fixed minor issues with localization ability
  • Added support for java 1.5.x
 

17 May 2005

SiteStudio 1.6 Patch 2
(for SiteStudio 1.6 Final and higher)

Note: H-Sphere owners will get SiteStudio updated with H-Sphere 2.4.2 Patch 5.

  • Included SiteStudio 1.6 Security Update
  • Improved ImageMaker caching strategy
  • Made a series of minor bugfixes in different templates and Rich Editor
 

6 May 2005

SiteStudio 1.6 Security Update

(Update Instructions)

Important:
Do not update from SiteStudio 1.6RC3 or earlier versions, only from SiteStudio 1.6 Final or 1.6 Patch 1.

This security update for SiteStudio 1.6 Final and 1.6 Patch 1 fixes XSS vulnerability in SiteStudio guest book.

 

27 Aug 2004

SiteStudio 1.6 Patch 1

(Update Instructions)

Important:
  • This patch is recommended for the owners of SiteStudio 1.6 Final.
  • If you request SiteStudio 1.6 installation or download 1.6 Final after August, 26, you will get 1.6 Patch 1 included.
  • Fixed problems with generating images in 1.6 Final on java 1.4.x.   (List of fixed designs)
  • Fixed insignificant javascript error on SiteStudio Administration Panel
  • Fixed problems with paste feature in Rich Editor
 

16 Jul 2004

SiteStudio 1.6 Final

  • Added new designs to the Business category:
    High Tech, Urban Philosophy, Business Time, Metallic, Business Circles, Digital World, Glassy, Fresh Look
  • Added two new Flash themes to the FlashSplash page in the business category with possibility to add JPEG images and sounds in the Flash theme of the FlashSplash pages in old-style business category
  • Added possibility to change font size and face for menu buttons in all designs, and for certain layouts - title font and header fonts in the SETTINGS tab.
 

03 Oct 2003

SiteStudio 1.6 RC3

Note: H-Sphere owners will get SiteStudio updated with the H-Sphere Tomcat4 update.

  • Advanced full screen text/HTML Rich Editor (MS Word like browser-based text editor, for IE icon Internet Exlorer for Windows® users only)
  • Advanced easy-to-use settings for Image Gallery
  • New version of Image Uploader and Thumbnail Generator
  • Website easy recovery after site URL change (e.g. content move under H-Sphere)—by clicking <Refresh Images> button on the Site Setings page
  • New designs and bugfixes in the old designs

  • ONLY for stand-alone SiteStudio:
  • Multiple admins (means: now you can create resellers!) in the SiteStudio Admin Panel
  • Support for Tomcat 4
  • Free on-line demo installation included (provide it to your potential users)

Read more about SiteStudio 1.6RC3 features

 

25 Apr 2003

SiteStudio 1.6 RC2

  • Add-A-Cart Catalog page added
  • Setting up own reseller account for Add-A-Cart page
  • Disabling Add-A-Cart page
  • Your own HTML page in the Small Bussines category
  • Several of new templates designed for small bussines category
  • Help/User manual updated
  • Defining your own TTF fonts for imaker to improve international language support
  • Robots.txt file implemented
  • Fixed "Generic error" page after removing page in SiteStudio

More about RC3 features

 

30 Jan 2003

SiteStudio 1.6 RC1

Features and Improvements:

  • Rich editor (for Internet Explorer users only)
  • Sub-pages on the generic page
  • Invisible pages (pages not linked to site navigation menu)
  • Multi-language support (English/Russian)
  • New designs in personal and bussines categories

  • ONLY for stand-alone SiteStudio:
  • Checking data entered in the Admin panel
  • Moving user's site between user accounts.

Bugfixes

  • SiteStudio fixed to use customer's real domain when instant alias is disabled
  • Upload to gallery fixed
  • Plans update problem fixed (Stand-alone SiteStudio)

Change Archive


See also

FAQ
SiteStudio Documentation
Online Demo
Product Page
Update Page



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