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  • 2nd February 2020 We are delighted today to announce the release of Plato 1.1.0. Our Plato 1.1.0 release introduces .NET Core 3.1 support and improves developer productivity when working with the Plato code. .NET...
  • 🌟 Plato and our documentation are new. We have over 100 articles to help get you started and are quickly working to make our documentation even better. If anything is missing you would like to see covered within our...
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  • December 10th 2019 Plato 1.0.9 introduces the new companion Plato Desktop app, adds auto-saving and fixes a number of minor issues and usability bugs discovered since Plato 1.0.8. Introducing Plato Desktop Plato...
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    Dashboard
    The Plato administrator dashboard is used to configure & manage your Plato installation. After you've set-up your Plato installation the administrator dashboard will be the first place you want to visit to enable...
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  • To ease installation the first time you launch Plato within your web browser you will be presented with the web based set-up screen. This screen allows you to name your installation, provide a database connection string...
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  • You can publish Plato to your configured IIS site using web deploy . Before following the steps within this guide please ensure you have the latest version of web deploy installed for Visual Studio. Visit the Microsoft...
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  • Internet Information Services or IIS is a web server developed by Microsoft for Windows operating systems. Plato works great on all versions of IIS that support hosting .NET core 3.x applications. In this document we'll...
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  • At minimum Plato requires a web server (typically IIS) running .NET Core 3.1 and a database server typically running SQL Server 2016 or above. Installing Plato on Windows (Production) Web Server Windows Server 2012......
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  • Plato lets you pick and choose the features or modules you would like to offer within your Plato installation. This helps keep the UI clean and clear and ensures you only offer the features that help you help your users....
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  • Learn what's changed between releases of the Plato core.
  • Here you can find all release or change notes for our Plato 1.0.x series of releases. For a complete history of all changes please see our GitHub releases page .
  • Release notes related to the Plato 1.1.x series of releases.
  • Plato Desktop is new and we would love to get your feedback. If you have any ideas for how we can improve Plato Desktop please don't hesitate to post your suggestions and help us make Plato Desktop even better 💕 ...
  • November 25th 2019 The Plato 1.0.8 update is a smaller maintenance update addressing some important issues around the initial web based set-up experience. This update also aims to stabilise the 1.0.x code base whilst...
  • November 21st 2019 Plato 1.0.7 introduces support for various external login providers and also makes it super easy to now enable Google Analytics for your Plato site. We hope the external login support will help...
  • November 7th 2019 Plato 1.0.6 introduces 2 new modules - Plato.Anchorific & Plato.PrettyPrint . When enabled Plato.Anchorific automatically generates a table or contents and anchors from headings within your...
  • 24th October 2019 Plato 1.0.5 adds 5 new modules, improves overall performance and fixes a number of important bugs discovered since our 1.0.4 release. The new modules now allow you to follow any label within Plato to...
  • 16th October 2019 Plato 1.0.4 is a small maintenance release to address a few critical issues. FIX: Locales folder within modules not being included within publishing profile ( #10) FIX: Issues when moving docs...
  • October 7th 2019 Plato 1.0.3 improves client side performance and fixes a number of issues. You can find a complete list of improvements, additions and fixes below... Minified CSS & JavaScript are now served when...
  • October 2nd 2019 This update introduces versioning & rollback for all entities (discussions, docs, articles, questions, ideas & issues) within Plato. This update also improves some key areas and fixes a handful of bugs.......