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Monday, January 20, 2014

Umbraco 7.0.2

More than 7.000 installs of v7 has been made since the original 7.0 release - 7219 to be exact! This 7.0.2 release contains 58 fixes and a whopping 20 of those are pull requests!!

Complete list of issues fixed can be found on the issue tracker

Recommended upgrade

It is highly recommended that you upgrade from 7.0.x to 7.0.2 - There is one minor breaking change to be aware of, the full details are listed here.

As always, you can find the release on under releases

Upgrade notes

The upgrader will automatically handle any upgrade from 7.0.1 to 7.0.2 when the general upgrade guide is followed. Please remember to merge in any changes from the /umbraco/config/create/ui.xml, there is a change to the “users” nodeType, full details can be found here under Version 7.0.1 to 7.0.2.

If you are upgrading from 7.0.0 to 7.0.2 you will also need to follow the upgrade guide for the 7.0.1 release which can be found here under Version 7.0.0 to 7.0.1.

To upgrade from V6, please follow this guide: Umbraco 6 to 7 upgrade guide

Massive thanks

We’d really like to thank the everyone for their tremendous work with all of the Pull Requests and issues submitted, it’s this kind of involvement that makes Umbraco such a wonderful product with the worlds greatest community. The other good news is that there is still nearly 50 more Pull Requests that we will be reviewing and integrating as best we can for the next 6.2 and 7.1 releases. Keep them coming :)

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