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Optimizely Release Notes — January-February 2024

The following release notes highlight major or interesting changes in Optimizely's products from January and February 2024.

3/15/2024

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Blend reviews Optimizely’s release notes every few months to better understand how changes will affect existing and future projects. Here are the major new releases since the start of the new year.

For the full list of releases, visit Optimizely’s Release Notes. And for more information on how these changes might affect your project, or to reach out to Blend Interactive’s Gold-level development team, contact us today!


TinyMCE security update.

If you or your team make frequent use of TinyMCE rich-text functionality, there has been a major security fix added in the upgrade from 6.7.1 to 6.8.2. Security updates include those found in the TinyMCE 6.7.2 upgrade and the TinyMCE 6.7.3 upgrade — all of which comes alongside the major improvements in the new version 6.8.

(CMS-32141 — Product: Episerver CMS Tiny MCE 4.7.2)


Epserver Find updates.

Optimizely pushed two feature updates allowing CD.Search work better with Episerver Find 16.

  • Updated package dependency range of CD.Search to let ContentDeliveryAPI work with newer versions of Episerver.Find, including Episerver.Find 16 and above. (HAPI-2766 — Product: Episerver Content Delivery API 3.10.0)
  • Updated CD.Search so that it supports contains("keyword") requests with Episerver.Find 16 (HAPI-2768 — Product: Episerver Content Delivery API 3.10.0)

Additionally, Search Configuration now contains the ability to enable or disable Search Providers. (CMS-21659 — Product: Episerver CMS UI 12.27.0)


Commerce updates.

Commerce had two major feature updates.

Multisite support for ODP added.

Multisite support for data export from Optimizely Data Platform (ODP) has been added in both Commerce 13 and Commerce 14.

(COM 17372 — Product: Episerver Commerce 14.17.0; COM 17373 — Product: Episerver Commerce 14.17.0)

Hyphenation added.

Additionally, Optimizely Commerce now allows for hyphenated names within the “Market Name” field in settings.

(COM 17646 — Product: Episerver Commerce 14.17.0)


Additional features and bug fixes.

There are always bug fixes and minor functionality changes. Rather than list the rest, please visit the release notes page and filter by date.

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