July 2019 Updates for Backlight 2

New updates are now available for Backlight 2, and its Cart, Client Response, Theater and WP Theme add-ons, including new and improved applications of lazy-loading, a new Panoramic presentation in Theater, much improved URL handling

How-to: Installing Updates in Backlight 2

Highlights below.

Backlight 2.0.10

  • Adds protection of rendition directories during creation and within Update Album Files function
  • Improves CSS transition-in of lazy-loaded images in Classic and Masonry album layouts
  • Fixes handling of port number for sites behind proxy servers
  • Fixes issue with breadcrumb URLs when current page includes parameters with slashes in them
  • Removes dependency on URL rewriting
  • Updates Uppy image uploader

Cart 5.0.6

  • Reinstates support for migration from CE4 Cart

Client Response 8.0.4

  • Fixes an issue with display of incorrect client name when viewing response details

Theater 2.0.2

  • Adds new “Panorama” presentation type, using Paver JS
  • Adds lazy-loading to images in the Still Image presentation

WP Theme 2.0.4

  • Implements lazy-loading for images in WordPress posts and post galleries
  • Removes dependency on URL rewriting