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OXID eShop versions 4.8 and 5.1 released

With this new minor series we addressed the following main changes:

  • new features like the PayPal standalone module and the Mobile Theme were added as encapsulated modules into the standard package of OXID eShop
  • addressed some legal issues as well as SEPA integration
  • streamlined language files as well as code
  • focussed on changes that might be helpful for developers for better implementation, * debugging and development
  • raised the granularity of caching capabilities with the introduction of new widgets
  • dropped the support for PHP 5.2... read more
Posted by OXID eShop 2013-11-11

OXID eShop Versions 5.0 and 4.7 Available

Basically, we decided to focus feature-wise on Enterprise Edition especially to serve clients with high load scenarios, as well as with the need for enhanced scalability. Of course both, Professional and Community Editions benefit from the essential software changes, for example in the framework and core, as well. Read the blog post with a summary of improvements and changes:

Posted by OXID eShop 2012-11-16

OXID eShop version 4.6.0 released

OXID eShop version 4.6.0 is released and provides downloadable products, RDFa + GoodRelations support and a bunch of other cool features. Also, we have revamped the module handling and have been working on performance improvements. Please read more about version 4.6.0 in this blog post:

Posted by OXID eShop 2012-05-03

OXID eShop Version 4.5.0 Released

Last week, we proudly published the final release of OXID eShop version 4.5.0 providing a completely revamped pathbreaking store front design. We also introduced a theme engine to make it even easier for you to adapt the default design to the shop owner's business case, to make future updates easier and to develop your own templates from scratch. Gather more information and links from this blog post:

Posted by OXID eShop 2011-04-26

OXID eShop 4.5.0 beta with revamped design

The latest testing release of our PHP-based open source OXID eShop ecommerce system brings in a new state-of-the-art store front design.

It includes

* a clean layout,
* interactive roll-overs for navigation and products,
* a grid, double grid and line view switch for lists,
* image carousels,
* tag clouds,
* support for user-generated content (UGC),
* easy social media and multi-media integration,
* cross-sells of related products,
* and much more.... read more

Posted by OXID eShop 2010-12-24

OXID eShop 4.4.0 with Private Sales, Live Sho

OXID eShop version 4.4.0 is released!

"It is the first and only eCommerce software that includes advanced Private Sales and Live Shopping features in its Open Source package. Additionally, the new version integrates Facebook Connect, Share, Like, Comment, Invite, Chat, and more." Ralf states in his blog post at

You will find a detailed description of the new features and further links (e.g. to the release notes and updates) on this page in OXID forge:

Posted by OXID eShop 2010-07-02

OXID eShop 4.3.2 Released

OXID eShop 4.3.2 is released. Mostly bug fixes and some slight template changes have been made. Additionally, the cumulative packages tool for easy updating is now available. We also introduced a new version of the oxchkversion script that checks whether an update was successful.

Posted by OXID eShop 2010-05-26

OXID eShop 4.3.0 released

OXID eShop 4.3.0 ships with some exciting new features. The new automatic image resize mechanism significantly reduces management of product pictures. Upload one master picture for a shop item and OXID eShop will seamlessly generate all required sizes of that image to be included in various item views. Furthermore, the new version automatically generates rich snippets for Google Search. You can now use OXID eShop for English sites out of the box with a cleaned up GUI and sample data. Upgrade with ease from any previous version with the new cumulative update feature. We have also published our Unit Tests with the new release. Learn more about OXID eShop 4.3.0:

Posted by OXID eShop 2010-04-06

New major version 4.2.0 of OXID eShop release

A couple of new features and bug fixes where introduced to all editions of version 4.2.0 of OXID eShop. The highlights are: multidimensional variants, Application Packaging Standard, template override system, simplified language management in admin area. Read more in this blog post:

Posted by OXID eShop 2009-10-29

Version 4.1.6 of OXID eShop

This release, 4.1.6 of OXID eShop, was mainly about fixing bugs. Due to this, some values in API had to be changed and some slight changes in administration behavior were introduced.

Posted by OXID eShop 2009-10-06

Version 4.1.4-21266 of OXID eShop released

Bugfix and security release: Enabled language abbrevation support for SEO URLs. Admin templates have been changed and changes in public interface for developers have been added. Security issue with unauthorized access to session information of unregistered users has been fixed.

Posted by OXID eShop 2009-08-11

Version 4.1.3-19918 of OXID eShop released

Version 4.1.3-19918 of OXID eShop is released. This release contains session handling improvements, CSS changes and improvements to the default theme. Apart from that, the API has been enhanced and bugs have been fixed.

Posted by OXID eShop 2009-06-24

Version 4.1.2-18998 of OXID eShop Community Edition released

Several bugs have been fixed. Handling of external images has been improved. The API has been improved.

Posted by OXID eShop 2009-06-01

Update 4.1.1-18442 of OXID eShop available

We have released an updated version of OXID eShop 4.1.1-18442. It mainly fixes some small bugs and introduces new classes and methods into the API.

Posted by OXID eShop 2009-05-11

Major release 4.1.0-17976 of OXID eShop now available

We proudly announce the availability of the major update package OXID eShop 4.1.0-17976. Apart from fixing bugs, we also integrated major changes and new features. Some examples: UTF-8 is fully supported from now on. We also completely re-arranged the language handling of the shop and improved the performance once again, especially for those of you who extensively use product variants.

Posted by OXID eShop 2009-04-09