February 2017 Archives

Movable Type v6.3.3

It's a pleasure to announce that on February the 22nd, 2017, Six Apart launched movable type v6.3.3.

What's new in this release is that the user of double-byte characters in passwords for users is prohibited along with a number of resolved issues covering websites and blogs, entries and pages, the smartphone option (usability improvement) and dynamic publishing.

Here we go with the whole release notes:


User Registration

  • Now prohibit use of double-byte characters in password for user. (#114313, #114216)


Websites and Blogs

  • Show the Creative Commons license log now works when settings has been changed to enable. (#114356)

Entries and Pages

  • New user password is not asked for when importing entries using LDAP authentication and ExternalUserManagement is enabled. (#114051)

Smartphone Option

  • Body field height increased automatically when entering any text. (#114175)

Dynamic Publishing

  • Adding new block tag now works when a plugin adds a block tag using addconditionaltag function. (#114302)
  • MTMultiBlog using mode=”context” now outputs content that belongs to all websites and blogs specified by includeblogs / excludeblogs. (#114360)

Please go ahead and try this version from:


Login using:

- username: demo

- password: testthis



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