Core Releases


Jan 14, 2016, 5:14 PM
Concrete5 7.5.4 is now available. This is a maintenance release for all previous versions and we strongly encourage you to update your sites.

Nov 24, 2015, 6:44 PM

concrete5 5.7.5.3 offers over 50 bug fixes and improvements to 5.7.5.2. It is highly recommended for users of 5.7.5.2.

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What's new in 5.7.5.3


Sep 11, 2015, 6:49 PM

Here are two new versions of concrete5! 5.6.3.4 offers a number of helpful bug fixes to the 5.6 branch of concrete5. It is recommended for anyone running an older concrete5 site, and fixes some important bugs with the image scaler, among other things. You can download concrete5 5.6.3.4 from the Downloads page. Here's what's new in 5.6.3.4.

concrete5 5.7.5.2 offers a lot of updates for a point release. It adds some additional functionality to the Page List block, additional modes for page selection in Composer (including a slick embedded sitemap), improves the appearance and functionality of the select attribute, adds some improved block caching and performance, and fixes a host of bugs and includes additional behavioral improvements. You can download 5.7.5.2 from the Downloads page. Here's a full list of what's changed in 5.7.5.2.


Aug 14, 2015, 7:47 PM

5.7.5.1 fixes a number of important bugs in 5.7.5, especially for those users running PHP 5.3.8 and earlier, or running MySQL in strict mode. It is a maintenance release and is recommended for all users of concrete5.7.

Full 5.7.5.1 Release Notes

If you haven't upgraded to concrete5 5.7.5 yet now is a perfect opportunity to do so. See what's new in 5.7.5.

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Aug 11, 2015, 6:50 PM

Concrete5 5.7.5 is here, bringing with a long list of improvements!

  • A completely new mobile device preview, with the ability to preview a page in different devices, including support for device rotation and user agents.
  • Lots of grid improvements, including customizable layout presets at the theme level, defined in your theme's class file.
  • Design controls for layouts themselves, including custom templates and layout classes (including a parallax image custom template.)
  • The ability to hide content at different responsive screen sizes at a block or area level (found within the design controls)
  • Grid container improvements
  • Multilingual support for stacks and global areas
  • Much, much more.

This is our biggest release in awhile, and we're really proud of it.


Jul 10, 2015, 6:40 PM

5.7.5 isn't quite production ready but we'd love your help in testing it. Download the release candiate today and send us the bugs that you find!

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Full list of what's changed in 5.7.5

5.7.5 is going to be a big release. It features

  • A completely new mobile device preview, with the ability to preview a page in different devices, including support for device rotation and user agents.
  • Lots of grid improvements, including customizable layout presets at the theme level, defined in your theme's class file.
  • Design controls for layouts themselves, including custom templates and layout classes (including a parallax image custom template.)
  • The ability to hide content at different responsive screen sizes at a block or area level (found within the design controls)
  • Grid container improvements
  • Multilingual support for stacks and global areas
  • Much, much more.

May 20, 2015, 7:47 PM

5.7.4.2 fixes a number of important bugs in 5.7.4, including infinite redirects on certain servers, an inability to use the trailing slash setting, asset caching bugs and more. It also includes a number of edit mode improvements and improvements to the update system, and is recommended for anyone running 5.7.

Full 5.7.4.2 Release Notes

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May 11, 2015, 7:47 PM

5.7.4.1 fixes a number of important bugs in 5.7.4, including broken dialogs on Windows servers and an inability to edit your site while asset caching is enabled. It is highly recommended for all users of 5.7.

Full 5.7.4.1 Release Notes

Want to get up to speed? Check out all the things that are new with concrete5 version 5.7.4:

5.7.4 Release Notes

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May 6, 2015, 7:10 PM

Our first big release of 2015, 5.7.4 is our biggest since launching 5.7 last year. 5.7.4 includes

  • A new help system, with guided walkthroughs, multiple videos and more.
  • Much improved conversation block support, including better support for non-logged-in users, notifications on new messages, new message moderation, better conversation display in the Dashboard including contextual menu for acting on messages, Gravatar support.
  • Our rich text editor, Redactor, is updated to version 10. We now include an undo/redo plugin, special characters palette plugin and better lightbox support.
  • Better and safer dashboard updating
  • Improvements to mobile editing
  • 5.6 features return: File manager success dialog window dialog (much improved interface); Add block for page area menu
  • 20+ other improvements
  • 100s of bug fixes and developer updates

Apr 24, 2015, 7:10 PM

This is the second release candidate to 5.7.4. This release candidate fixes some installation issues with hosts that don't have multibyte strings installed, tweaks some of the new help guides, improves newsflow on mobile devices (and in general) and fixes a number of other small items.

Our first big release of 2015, 5.7.4 is our biggest since launching 5.7 last year. 5.7.4 includes

  • A new help system, with guided walkthroughs, multiple videos and more.
  • Much improved conversation block support, including better support for non-logged-in users, notifications on new messages, new message moderation, better conversation display in the Dashboard including contextual menu for acting on messages, Gravatar support.
  • Our rich text editor, Redactor, is updated to version 10. We now include an undo/redo plugin, special characters palette plugin and better lightbox support.
  • Improvements to mobile editing
  • 5.6 features return: File manager success dialog window dialog (much improved interface); Add block for page area menu
  • 20+ other improvements
  • 100s of bug fixes and developer updates