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Most sites should check their filtering settings

7 September 2017

If in the past you have adjusted your HTML filtering settings, for instance to allow you to embed a Twitter feed, an update this year will be allowing current embeds to work but if you add any new ones they won’t work. Go to site Setup > HTML filters , remove the tags in question (usually <script> from two places...

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Changes to Falcon August 2017

7 September 2017

All Falcon sites now https

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Changes to Falcon May 2017

17 May 2017

Between 15 May and the end of the month we will be applying the most recent point release of Plone 4.x and also applying the following range of small changes. The update should not affect the running of your site for more than a minute or so. As always please let us know if you notice anything amiss after your site has...

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Heading towards 350 Falcon sites

1 September 2015

During September we are expecting to coin our 350-th Falcon site. There are currently over 260 live sites and the rest in development. The next Falcon Introduction course is on 6-7 October (see http://training.csx.cam.ac.uk/event/1535956 ).

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Falcon sites all upgraded

1 September 2015

All Falcon sites have been upgraded to the latest version of Plone, together with additions and modifications in functionality - full details of upgrade .

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Falcon site upgrades progressing

1 May 2015

In the last week of April we have upgraded roughly half of existing live Falcon sites. The details of the upgrade are currently in a document but will be added to the site information during May.

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There are now more than 200 Falcon sites

16 October 2013

This month we passed the 200 mark for development and live Falcon sites, all now running in the new templates.

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Courses and new sites now using Project Light templates

19 March 2013

From the end of February the Falcon Introductory course will be given using the new templates. Starting in May there will also be some additional courses to give more detail about various topics - see http://training.csx.cam.ac.uk for courses and to book.

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Making Falcon sites live in Project Light templates

18 February 2013

The University website at www.cam.ac.uk will be moving to the new templates on or soon after 20 February. We have now set some dates when other websites will be moving to the new templates, or be able to adopt them. 20 February - the UCS website will move to the new templates. We will allow a week after this to see if any...

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New templates

18 September 2012

The new templates are being handed over this week and work is starting on integrating them with Falcon. There will be a session about how to use them in the extension courses in December (see http://training.csx.cam.ac.uk/event/458743 ). We'll update you about progress as the term progresses.

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