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Say Hello to URL Adapter 1.5

Almost a year and a half ago, I posted on this very blog about the release of URL Adapter 1.4, and promised you that we’d be working our behinds off over the next months to make it even bigger and better.

And guess what, that’s exactly what we’ve been doing, and what a journey it’s been.

Today we’re excited to launch URL Adapter 1.5.


What’s New in URL Adapter 1.5?


Well, under the hood, a lot of things! This is one of the most stable and elegantly coded URL Adapter releases we have ever made.

And as for power, URL Adapter 1.5 can cater to your wildest dreams of efficient URL rewriting  and SEO.

So, let’s get into the details.

  • Breaking Changes

  • Increased minimum requirements to .NET 4.0+

  • Increased minimum requirements to DNN 6+

  • Features, Improvements and Fixes

  • Implemented the ability when setting up a CustomUrl with Redirect/PermanentRedirect the QueryString is maintained

  • Implemented the possibility to apply www option only for domains without subdomains

  • Replaced the 404 setting with the code that DNN uses

  • Implemented a detailed message to be thrown if CheckForPortalPage.Deleted redirect is made

  • Fixed the bug improper redirect when 404 Page option is set

  • Fixed the bug when the subdomains no longer function for Portal Alias

  • Fixed the bug a error displayed when enabling URL Adapter

  • Fixed the bug unable to access files on DMX when enabling URL Adapter

  • Fixed the bug Sun Blog articles' URLs are improperly formed until I refresh URL Adapter

  • Fixed the bug unable to activate product license after upgrade

  • Fixed the bug when one from two pages with the same page title is deleted, the other cannot be accessed when Page Title is set in Friendly URL Format

  • Fixed the bug when critical error message displayed on upgrade

  • Fixed the bug redirect to 404 page when creating a News article with no apostrophe in title

  • Fixed the bug when HTTPS not working for Advanced Rules with relative URLs

  • Fixed the bug when the last created article cannot be accessed if I click on its title until I create a new one

  • And many more

So What, Precisely, Are You Waiting For?

Download URL Adapter 1.5


So we’re happy with the stability of 1.5 and don’t anticipate any drama. As always however, we do recommend testing sites on a staging environment prior to upgrade.


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Thanks and we hope you enjoy this release! We’re hard at work preparing some cool stuff. Stay tuned for updates on these exciting new products.

Remember, if there’s a particular feature you’d like to see, submit an idea on our forums. We’d love to hear from you!

Let us know which features you’re stoked for, or the ones your not.

Author: Ionut Grecu
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Ionut is a certified Scrum Master and Product Owner steeped in the art of the dreaded Agile Coaching. He enjoys shawarma and finding people who have never heard of Agile Methodologies so he can turn them into agilists.

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His work exists at the intersection of Agile thinking, anthropology, psychology, and Online Marketing. Weird, right? He doesn't just deal with coaching, he lives and breathes it.

After all, he wakes up every morning eating hot trends and topics for breakfast. He’s able to talk the talk and walk the walk when it comes to topics like Coaching, Agile Methodologies, Process Optimization, Agile Project Management, Product Development, Six Sigma Quality Management, Lean Thinking, Business Process Management, Kaizen, Facilitation of Change, Lean Software Development, Kanban.

DNN Sharp is his oyster and on a day to day basis, his role is to keep DNN Sharp's teams engine firing on all cylinders.



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