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  • The Plato.PrettyPrint module makes code blocks within all your Plato content prettier by automatically adding syntax highlighting and line numbering for code blocks. You can see an example of this below... ...
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  • The Plato.Anchorific module automatically generates a table or contents and anchors from headings within your content You can see an example of this below... Enabling Plato.Anchorific Visit your Plato dashboard...
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    1.0.6
    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...
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    1.0.5
    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...
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    1.0.4
    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...
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    1.0.3
    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...
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    1.0.x
    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 .
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    1.0.2
    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.......
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    1.0.1
    September 26th 2019 Our 1.0.1 update fixes some minor issues we've discovered since the 1.0.0 release and improves a few key areas. Fixed color picker css + js not being embedded for staging / production...
  • Plato leverages the ASP.NET Core Data Protection APIs to secure sensitive data stored within Plato. The data protection APIs use private keys to encrypt & decrypt data. The generation, persistence & life cycle of...
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  • An XCopy deployment refers to manually copying the Plato files into your configured IIS site or copying the files via FTP or other means to your production web server. IMPORTANT : You cannot simply XCopy deploy the...
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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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  • This section hopes to guide you through deploying Plato to your production servers. Currently Plato is only officially supported when running under IIS on Windows. We do hope to introduce Linux support in the future and...
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    CSRF
    To help protect against cross site request forgery (CSRF) style attacks Plato employs both server side and client side CSRF protection. These techniques are described below. Server Side CSRF Protection All POST...
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  • It's not uncommon to forget your password. Account recovery is secure and easy with Plato. Plato uses a familiar email based "Reset Password" flow to allow you and your users to reset account passwords. This...
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  • A complete history of all changes related to the Plato.Issues module. 1.0.2 2nd October 2019 Added Plato.Issues.History to provide versioning and history for issues and issue comments. 1.0.0 9th...
  • A complete history of all changes related to the Plato.Ideas module. 1.0.2 2nd October 2019 Added Plato.Ideas.History to provide versioning and history for ideas & idea comments. 1.0.0 9th September 2019 ......
  • A complete history of all changes related to the Plato.Questions module. 1.0.2 2nd October 2019 Added Plato.Questions.History to provide versioning and history for questions & answers. 1.0.0 9th...
  • A complete history of all changes related to the Plato.Articles module. 1.0.2 2nd October 2019 Added Plato.Articles.History to provide versioning and history for articles & article comments. Fixed issue...
  • A complete history of all changes related to the Plato.Docs module. 1.0.2 2nd October 2019 Added Plato.Docs.History to provide versioning and history for docs. Fixed issue with reactions not showing on doc...