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Keep on track of new functionality and fixes in the Site Builder changelog.

Umbraco 10 versions: 10.0.0 - 10.1.0

uSkinned Site Builder for Umbraco 10: 3.0.2

Release date: 7th July 2022

7th July 2022

Version 3.0.2

Umbraco 10

Enhancement — Print CSS. Fixed image stretch issue. If you open a modal box and choose to print, only the modal content will print instead of the full page.

Fix — Focus visible for keyboard users missing from Shopping Cart.

Fix — Boxpad option on images was not working. Fixed querystring parameter to be compatible with ImageSharp

Fix — Listing text position datatype was missing from Nuget package. Caused issue with any listing components.

5th July 2022

Version 3.0.1

Umbraco 10

Fix — Multiple column dropdown issue.

Fix — Removed Umbraco Forms placeholder. Umbraco Forms must now be installed before uSkinned Site Builder due to new Razor Class Library approach.

1st July 2022

Version 3.0.0

Umbraco 10

Please note, that once you install this version you should regenerate the CSS from each Design. To do this, go to the CMS > Design > Choose each Design > Save and publish.

Enhancement — Keyboard accessibility users can now focus on all elements, including Navigation, Buttons, Expand/Collapse toggles, Modal Boxes, Gallery Lightwindows, Forms and more.

Enhancement — Keyboard accessibility users can now choose to open and close dropdowns in the navigation.

Enhancement — Keyboard accessibility users can now skip to content and the focus with shift to the correct area.

Enhancement — Keyboard accessibility users can now skip to footer and the focus with shift to the correct area.

Enhancement — New aria-label tags added to all relevant areas for screen readers.

Enhancement — New Dictionary items have been created for each aria-label so that they can be translated.

Enhancement — All modal boxes and gallery light windows now indicate to users that you are opening a modal with the correct role

Enhancement — Play and pause button now available for autoplay carousels.

Enhancement — New aria-hidden tags added to all relevant areas for screen readers.

Enhancement — Keyboard accessibility users can now trigger the burger navigation to close by tabbing away from it.

Enhancement — Keyboard accessibility users can now use back to top button and then refocus in the header area instead of being lost.

Enhancement — Removed unnecessary code from application JS.

Enhancement — Equal heights for items that use background color option.

Fix — Gradient background issue on Windows component items.

Fix — Contact form checkbox missing correct class name.

Enhancement — New appsettings option to hide Document Types from URL path.

Enhancement — Change to embeded videos to allow youtube-nocookie.com

Fix — Alternative URL and name field updated to allow vary by culture.

Fix — File casing fix on Global List View for Linux compatibility.

Enhancement — New environment helper tags around CSS and JS bundles to disable Smidge during development.

Fix — Issue with Umbraco Forms appsettings stored incorrectly.

Fix — Page background image and hreflang tag were not being output correctly.

Fix — Encryption code for hiding email address on forms upgraded to 256 bytes.

Enhancement — 140 new Google fonts.

Umbraco 9 versions: 9.0.0 - 9.5.2

uSkinned Site Builder for Umbraco 9: 2.0.3

Release date: 25th April 2022

25th April 2022

Version 2.0.3

Umbraco 9

Enhancement — Default quick links on longer includes hyphen before link. Now a custom class to enable .has-dash

Enhancement — Variety of improvements to defaults Shop CSS in preparation for the eCommerce add-on release.

Enhancement — New Shop CSS for header summary carts in preparation for the eCommerce add-on release.

Enhancement — New class for Ecwid summary cart .ecwid-cart.

Enhancement — Summary cart amount more flexible for large volumes.

Fix — Remove whitespace found in language navigation.

Fix — RTL fixes for Headers.

Fix — Search Form reveal fixes in Headers.

Fix — File path references updated in several locations to account for Linux case sensitivity.

Fix — Update to color picker to show selected state. Recent update to Umbraco caused this to no longer be selected.

30th March 2022

Version 2.0.2

Umbraco 9

Enhancement — Additional instructions on welcome dashboard

Fix — Javascript and CSS updates to fix Smidge minification issue in backoffice.

Enhancement — Updates to accordion styling to allow better control via design settings.

Enhancement — Additional instructions added to Settings node for page not found setup.

Fix — Changed instructions on Advanced Tab of Design node related to custom source code.

Fix — Contact form was sending to email address entered in form instead of recipient defined in CMS.

Fix — Location of Email Templates now controlled by source code location defined in appsettings.json rather than hard coded to uSkinned folder.

Fix — Gallery and video component now pointing to correct placeholder image if user selected image not found or entered.

Fix — Design panel in preview mode was not showing font changes on Medium Headings

Fix — Design node in CMS was not showing font changes on Large Headings

21st March 2022

Version 2.0.1

Umbraco 9

Fix — Missing default favicon

Fix — Now compatible with uSkinned Site Builder license for Umbraco 8

18th March 2022

Version 2.0.0

Umbraco 9

New — Compatible with Umbraco 9.

Umbraco 8 versions: 8.17.0 - 8.18.4

uSkinned Site Builder for Umbraco 8: 1.1.6

Release date: 9th May 2022

9th May 2022

Version 1.1.6

Umbraco 8

Enhancement — Default quick links on longer includes hyphen before link. Now a custom class to enable .has-dash

Enhancement — Variety of improvements to defaults Shop CSS in preparation for the eCommerce add-on release.

Enhancement — New Shop CSS for header summary carts in preparation for the eCommerce add-on release.

Enhancement — New class for Ecwid summary cart .ecwid-cart.

Enhancement — Summary cart amount more flexible for large volumes.

Fix — Remove whitespace found in language navigation.

Fix — RTL fixes for Headers.

Fix — Search Form reveal fixes in Headers.

Fix — Update to color picker to show selected state. Recent update to Umbraco caused this to no longer be selected.

10th March 2022

Version 1.1.5

Umbraco 8

Fix — Javascript error when logo text clicked.

Fix — Block editor fix to account for difference in null checks with Umbraco 8.18.0. Displays [Hidden] text label correctly based on 'Hide from website' selection.

Fix — Global notification text fields not set to vary by culture.

Fix — Parallax effect on banners not working with latest chromium based browser update.

Enhancement — Increase width of Grid component Block Editor in Umbraco CMS.

Enhancement — Remove uSkinned Umbraco Forms templates. New CSS styles to control default Umbraco Forms template. Removes possibility of breaking changes with Umbraco Forms upgrades.

17th February 2022

Version 1.1.4

Umbraco 8

Fix — Issue with images not appearing on older Safari browsers.

Fix — Favicon not allowing SVG images.

19th January 2022

Version 1.1.3

Umbraco 8

Fix — SVG images not working in windows component.

Fix — Detect Vector Graphic and Video media types on the gallery component.

Fix — Dropdown arrow on select box now picks up correct icon style.

Fix — Login form displays friendly message when login success page not selected in CMS.

Enhancement — New CSS styles for future Snipcart integration.

31st December 2021

Version 1.1.2

Umbraco 8

Fix — User permissions issue when viewing 'Reusable Pods' and 'Reusable Components' if logged into Umbraco CMS as a user who cannot view Settings section. User was automatically logged out of CMS.

Fix — User permissions issue when viewing content node containing 'Split Component' if logged into Umbraco CMS as a user who cannot view Settings section. User was automatically logged out of CMS.

Fix — Additional null check added to images partial view.

17th December 2021

Version 1.1.1

Umbraco 8

Fix — SEO Meta Title was displaying as null in Umbraco CMS content section.

Fix — Previous update had resulted in reCAPTCHAV2 not working.

15th December 2021

Version 1.1.0

Umbraco 8

Feature — Adobe Fonts support out of the box.

Feature — Modal (lightwindow) anything.

Feature — Modal (lightwindow) global triggers.

Feature — Modal (lightwindow) page triggers.

Feature — Modal (lightwindow) link to from anywhere.

Feature — Design settings for Modal (lightwindow).

Performance — Blog no longer uses Examine.

Performance — Added full support for the all-new Umbraco Tabs.

Performance — Removed Matryoshka package dependency.

Enhancement — Block List Editor redesign, including child elements.

Enhancement — Global node redesign.

Enhancement — New Header layouts available.

Enhancement — Membership Registration with Member Group.

Enhancement — Improved out of the box 1-to-1 variant translation.

Enhancement — Descriptions added to nodes within Global.

Enhancement — List View redesign for reusable components.

Enhancement — List View redesign for reusable pods.

Enhancement — Improved SEO and Accessibility on the header expand button.

Enhancement — Improved SEO and Accessibility on the site search expand button.

Enhancement — No crop option is now available for all images.

Enhancement — New crop ratios are available for all images.

Enhancement — Upgrade Umbraco Forms uSkinned theme templates to version 8.8.0.

Fix — Header 14 LG log fix.

Fix — Modal (lightwindow) double scrollbar fix.

Fix — Header 18 LG fix.

Fix — Member Registration get URL.

Fix — Back to top, bottom margin wrongly calculated.

Fix — Updated how Recaptcha scripts are loaded as per Google recommendations.

Fix — Banner background image fix.

Fix — Set border-radius to correct part of an item when the background colour is selected.

Fix — Component background image was not WebP enabled.

Fix — Add a required attribute to all number fields in the Visual Designer in preview mode and CMS.

Fix — Additional colours and buttons can now be added via Visual Designer in preview mode.

Fix — Improve CSS animations settings.

Fix — Correct padding on an item when "icon-images" is set to parent.

Fix — Keyboard focus state now everywhere.

Fix — Delete notification on Main Navigation in CMS.

Fix — Fix to header logo when SVG used and browser being used to view website is Firefox.

20th September 2021

Version 1.0.3

Umbraco 8

Feature — Random order option for Pods.

Feature — Random order option for Subpage Listings.

Feature — Random order option for Related Content.

Feature — Random order option for Gallery.

Feature — Random order option for Windows.

Feature — Random order option for Banner.

Feature — Background color option for Text/image Pod, Subpage Listing and related content items of any layout - not just overlay style.

Feature — Select the order of secondary heading and heading in Designs.

Feature — Hide button on Windows items.

Feature — Secondary Headings option next to Page Title.

Feature — Secondary Heading and Heading option on page summary.

Feature — Script tag field for opening <head>. Available globally and on a page by page basis. Perfect for preload, preconnect and dns-fetch options.

Feature — Scale banner item now includes all image crop sizes.

Performance — Upgrade Bootstrap from 4.3.1 to 4.5.3.

Performance — Upgrade JQuery from 3.5.1 to 3.6.0.

Performance — Removed Modernizr. Replace with a minimal amount of code to target touch/no-touch devices.

Performance — Removed automatic image resizing in rich text editors.

Enhancement — Explicit dimensions on all images.

Enhancement — Google ReCaptcha V3 option available. ReCaptcha V2 is still an option.

Enhancement — Two new header layouts for large screens.

Enhancement — CSS added for using <pre> code tags.

Enhancement — Twitter Card now pulling large images for social sharing.

Enhancement — Visual Designer button messages. The button will be disabled with a clear message if incorrect data format is added.

Enhancement — Visual Designer input errors. The input will display an error message when incorrect data format is entered.

Enhancement — Single file now controls all headings.

Enhancement — Single file now controls all secondary headings.

Enhancement — Image error message when too large a file is uploaded.

Enhancement — Background image error message when too large a file is uploaded.

Enhancement — 279 new fonts from Google Fonts are now available for selection.

Enhancement — Retina images with half size fallback for non-retina screens.

Enhancement — Bootstrap Tooltips are now available if required.

Enhancement — Umbraco Form partial view updates based on latest release.

Fix — HTML tags allowed in Page Title.

Fix — Reorder and reword Navigation dropdown 

Fix — Header 05 large screen layout issue.

Fix — Umbraco Forms submission use same email template as uSkinned Forms.

Fix — Focus outline when a user enters Secondary navigation with keyboard controls.

Fix — Lightbox prev/next arrows now fixed to viewport edge to ensure they do not move when different image heights are loaded in.

Fix — Vertical alignment of prev/next carousels.

Fix — Consistent wording in CMS and Visual Designer for Navigation Dropdowns.

Fix — Update to CSS for color picker conflict with Umbraco Color picker.

Fix — Modal box CSS updates for a future feature in 1.0.4.

Fix — Small screen padding for Secondary navigation.

Fix — Offscreen back to top link.

Fix — Tidy up of Site Search CSS.

Fix — Site Search border color when used in Header and Footer.

Fix — Language Navigation logic.

Fix — Scroll prompt animates only if animation is selected on the banner item.

11th May 2021

Version 1.0.2

Umbraco 8

Performance — Width and height property added to all images — performance and speed enhancement.

Performance — CSS import changed to <link> refs in Partial View to ensure all files bundle properly — performance and speed enhancement.

Enhancement  — Block editor components now have a new image icon.

Enhancement — Reduced name size on some block components and some label text updated.

Enhancement — Aria labels added to all navigation and tabs — accessibility improvement.

Enhancement — Change #site from <div> to <main> — accessibility improvement.

Fix — Fix issue with line breaks in the accordion component.

Fix — Fix to disable webP support on Banner and Windows section if disabled via web.config setting.

Fix — Fix issues with syncing colors between Umbraco CMS Design Section and uSkinned Design Panel in preview mode.

Fix — Single field form button alignment — fixed.

Fix — Anchor navigation breaks without setting 'Sticky' — fixed.

Fix — Search button sizing wrong on Header 05 LG — fixed.

Fix — Search button and cart size wrong on Header 09 LG — fixed.

Fix — Links inside tabs/accordions breaking lines — fixed.

Fix — Login form 'reset password' link did not allow underlines — fixed.

Fix — Dashboard breaks with long page names in links — Fixed.

Fix — Touch device focus-within on navigation for subpages — Fixed.

6th April 2021

Version 1.0.1

Umbraco 8

Enhancement — New blank email template for Umbraco forms.

Enhancement — A new field was added to the footer to allow the edit of a copyright notice from Umbraco CMS.

Enhancement — New fields were added to pods to include heading and sub heading options.

Enhancement — New setting on designs to allow custom CSS on additional content and button colors.

Fix — Minor layout updates to CSS files.

Fix — Fix issue with uSkinned Tours in CMS not allowing you to complete.

Fix — Several updates across packages to fix issues with the blog and search not working on multi-site environments with different cultures.

Fix — uSkinned dashboard fixes to resolve layout issues when page names are too long.

21st March 2021

Version 1.0.0

Umbraco 8

New — Initial release. Read our release blog post

New — Take the Site Builder tour or read the full feature list