Changelog

Table of Contents

JFBConnect v6.0.4
JFBConnect v6.0.3
JFBConnect v6.0.2
JFBConnect v6.0.1
JFBConnect v5.2.2
JFBConnect v5.2.1
JFBConnect v5.2.0
JFBConnect v5.1.2
JFBConnect v5.1.1
JFBConnect v5.1.0
JFBConnect v5.0.2
JFBConnect v5.0.1
JFBConnect v5.0.0
JFBConnect v4.3.4
JFBConnect v4.3.3
JFBConnect v4.3.2
JFBConnect v4.3.1
JFBConnect v4.3.0
JFBConnect v4.2.5
JFBConnect v4.2.4
JFBConnect v4.2.3
JFBConnect v4.2.2
JFBConnect v4.2.1
JFBConnect v4.2.0
JFBConnect v4.1.2
JFBConnect v4.1.1
JFBConnect v4.1
JFBConnect v4.0.3
JFBConnect v4.0.2
JFBConnect v4.0.1
JFBConnect v4.0
JomSocial Profile Plugin v3.4.2
JFBConnect v3.4.1
JFBConnect v3.4.0
Community Builder v3.3.2
JFBConnect v3.3.1
JFBConnect v3.3.0
JFBConnect v3.3RC1
JomSocial Profile Plugin / JFBCInvite
JFBConnect v3.2.1
JFBCComments / Kunena Profile Plugin
JFBConnect v3.2
JomSocial Profile Plugin v3.1.1
Kunena Profile Plugin v3.1.1
JFBComments module v3.1.1
JFBConnect v3.1.2
JFBConnect v3.1.1
JFBConnect v3.1.0
JFBConnect v3.0.3
JFBCSocial Plugin / JFBCContent Plugin
JFBCSocial Plugin / JFBCLike Module
JFBConnect v3.0.2
JFBConnect v3.0.1
JFBConnect v3.0.0
JFBConnect v3.0RC2
JFBConnect v3.0RC1

 JFBConnect v6.0.4 for Joomla 2.5 and 3.X (04/11/2014)

  • Enh: Login / Register - Add option to hide 'Name' field during registration
  • Enh: Administration - Add ability to filter Social Examples by provider type
  • Enh: Open Graph - Increase default word count from 10 to 50 when no object is created
  • Bug Fix: Fix fatal error when two JFBCSocialShare modules on same page
  • Bug Fix: Autotune - Whitelist IP gets set to "Disabled" and throws an error when saved
  • Bug Fix: Social Profiles - EasySocial: Cover photos are re-imported
  • Bug Fix: Social Profiles - EasySocial new user emails don't have the auto-gen'd password
  • Bug Fix: Content Plugin - Like buttons not all the correct layout
  • Bug Fix: Content Plugin - K2 social buttons show up when in the 'Print' view
  • Bug Fix: Open Graph - Some metatag descriptions can include partial Easy-Tags
  • Bug Fix: Easy-tags for new Google/Twitter not parsed correctly
  • Bug Fix: Administration - Add Widget examples for Login buttons
  • Bug Fix: JFBCSocialShare module - LinkedIn ShowZero parameter broken
  • Bug Fix: JFBCSocialShare module - Google Annotation and Size parameters don't work
  • Bug Fix: SCSocialWidget module - Add login buttons
  • Bug Fix: SCSocialWidget module - Should default to "Global" setting for Show Powered By Link
  • Bug Fix: Joomla 3.3 compatibility update: Strict standards warning for JRegistry::bindData
  • Task: Remove deprecated JFBCSubscribe easy-tag

 JFBConnect v6.0.3 for Joomla 2.5 and 3.X (03/21/2014)

  • Enh: Add Twitter widgets for Follow, HashTag and Mention features
  • Enh: Add Google widgets for Community Badge, Embedded Posts, Follow button, Page Badge, and Person Badege
  • Bug Fix: Authentication - Check for and delete previous mappings for user on login & connect
  • Bug Fix: Social Profiles - EasySocial v1.2 compatibility updates
  • Bug Fix: Channels - Channels: Blank comment shows "null" in Facebook feed
  • Bug Fix: Channels - General cleanup of Channels feature
  • Bug Fix: Core - Add large z-index to the social toolbar
  • Bug Fix: Core - Google image broken in User Map admin area
  • Bug Fix: Widgets - SCSocialWidget shows fatal error when JFBCSystem plugin is disabled
  • Bug Fix: Widgets - Google +1 attributes are set incorrectly
  • Bug Fix: Widgets - Facebook Comments - Default "Mobile Optimized" to "Off"
  • Bug Fix: Widgets - Javascript LinkedIn reconnect button doesn't ever show images
  • Bug Fix: Widgets - Javascript Connect buttons for Login tags don't show images on some pages

 JFBConnect v6.0.2 for Joomla 2.5 and 3.X (03/05/2014)

  • Bug Fix: Open Graph - Improved UTF-8 support for descriptions
  • Bug Fix: EasyTags - Google, Twitter and LinkedIn Login tags do not render or logout correctly
  • Bug Fix: EasyTags - Some LinkedIn easy tags not rendered correctly
  • Bug Fix: JFBCSocialShare - JFBConnect.css not included with JFBCSocialShare when 'Show Facebook Share' is set to hide
  • Bug Fix: JFBCSocialShare - Facebook like button popup can be hidden
  • Bug Fix: Configuration - Include JQuery should be enabled by default
  • Bug Fix: Installation - Installer can fail to install sub-packages in some environments

 JFBConnect v6.0.1 for Joomla 2.5 and 3.X (02/19/2014)

Major Features

  1. LinkedIn Integration (see our migration guide if using JLinked)
  2. Channels / Social Posting - Easily post to Facebook Pages/Groups, LinkedIn Company Pages and Twitter Streams
  3. Twitter Card tags
  4. SCSocialWidget module - new unified module to display all available social widgets from Facebook, Google, Twitter, LinkedIn and Pinterest
  5. Speed improvements - Reduced load size, optimized loading of Javascript, streamlined code, and lots of other minor changes for a big boost
  6. Unified Joomla 2.5 / 3.x installer

General

  • Enh: Add LinkedIn provider support
  • Enh: Upgrade LinkedIn integration to use OAuth2
  • Enh: Create JLinked importer/migration tool
  • Enh: Add 'Channels' - posting content to social networks
  • Enh: Add SCSocialWidget for all available social widgets
  • Enh: Add Twitter Card support
  • Enh: Add option for Facebook popup or redirect to FB on login
  • Enh: SocialProfiles - Community Builder - get user's avatar using API
  • Enh: SocialProfiles - allow import of registration date for Twitter
  • Enh: Open Graph - add EasySocial Open Graph plugin
    • Open Graph tags in content
    • Auto-post to user's Timeline when they create a photo album
  • Enh: Add alt tag to Pinterest button
  • Enh: Performance improvement - Set xfbml to false if no social widgets load on page
  • Enh: Updated translations from Transifex
  • Enh: Add ability to require additional scope from specific users
  • Enh: Add Postgre SQL schema update support
  • Enh: Easy-Tags - add image options to JFBCAction
  • Enh: Easy-Tags: Add more Twitter Share parameters
  • Enh: Easy-Tags: Speed improvements for tag replacements
  • Enh: Default 'Powered By' to disabled
  • Bug Fix: Duplicate username when 'Automatic Registration' enabled can throw fatal error
  • Bug Fix: Improper MySQL error can cause issues in jReviews
  • Bug Fix: Improve intermittent Twitter login issues due to rate limiting
  • Bug Fix: Joomla 3.x warning during authentication when open_basedir is set
  • Bug Fix: Filtering by provider in Administration UserMap area throws error
  • Bug Fix: EasySocial SocialProfiles - Fix PHP warning on new user avatar import
  • Bug Fix: JomSocial SocialProfiles - Datepicker doesn't work in JFBConnect registration view
  • Bug Fix: JomSocial SocialProfiles - posting status in JomSocial hangs when 'Push Social Network Status' enabled
  • Bug Fix: Profiles - import connection button doesn't show in Joomla 3.x
  • Bug Fix: Edited Requests don't save changes
  • Bug Fix: Sending requests to all users from administration area fails
  • Bug Fix: JFBCAction php error if no og_capabilities are saved
  • Bug Fix: Namespace validation improvements
  • Bug Fix: SCOpenGraph easy-tag without a key is still being used even if Social Render Key is set
  • Bug Fix: Hide Open Graph actions and objects if associate plugin is disabled
  • Bug Fix: Fix multiple strict standards warnings
  • Bug Fix: fix multiple PHP notices during installation

 JFBConnect v5.2.2 for Joomla 2.5 and 3.X (12/16/2013)

  • Bug Fix: Session expiration can lead to a 500 error
  • Bug Fix: Social Profiles - Community Builder birthday field doesn't save in automatic registration mode
  • Bug Fix: Social Profiles - EasySocial badges and points not awarded on new registration
  • Bug Fix: Open Graph Debugger showing on all pages, even when guest
  • Bug Fix: Cover photo uses a hard-code temp directory, not what's set in Joomla
  • Bug Fix: CSRF check on OAuth callback not working properly
  • Bug Fix: New user activation email not sent if "Send new user emails" disabled
  • Bug Fix: JFBConnect menu item strings not loaded properly
  • Enh: Implement Facebook OAuth redirect flow option, instead of just Javascript
  • Enh: Remove the channelUrl Facebook initialization setting
  • Enh: Add initial support for Postgres

 JFBConnect v5.2.1 for Joomla 2.5 and 3.X (11/15/2013)

  • Bug Fix: JomSocial plugin won't install in some cases
  • Bug Fix: pull-left not set on the loginregister for social buttons
  • Bug Fix: Autotune save fails with 11/12 updates from Facebook API
  • Bug Fix: Autotune Facebook App recommendation strings are white/hard to read
  • Bug Fix: Incorrect labels for Registration Display mode setting
  • Bug Fix: Namespace JForm files to prevent conflicts with other extensions
  • Enh: Add 'show but disabled' option for username and email fields on registration
  • Enh: Add alt and title tags to Social login images
  • Enh: Update Social Share module for show/hide Facebook share button
  • Enh: Update ShareDialog module for new layout and width options from Facebook
  • Enh: Update JFBCFollow for new 'button' layout option
  • Enh: Update Send to Share in config areas for new Share button
  • Enh: Add Application Setup links to the provider configuration tabs

 JFBConnect v5.2.0 for Joomla 2.5 and 3.X (11/08/2013)

  1. Twitter Authentication and Profile Import
  2. EasySocial profile plugin
  3. Joomla User - Profile plugin
  4. Custom Database profile plugin
  5. Registration flow for Joomla, JomSocial and EasySocial
  6. Open Graph debug tool
  7. Social share module for multiple networks (Facebook, Google, Twitter, LinkedIn)
  • Bug Fix: Usermap - getFacebookUserId backward compatible call returns null
  • Bug Fix: Open Graph Content - Should use Full Text Image first, then intro text image
  • Bug Fix: Open Graph Content - mb_split can throw a fatal error
  • Bug Fix: Open Graph JReviews - JReviews description set to 'meta' throws a PHP notice
  • Bug Fix: Open Graph JReviews - fix php warning if no categories/directories
  • Bug Fix: Open Graph Content - Category objects can cause a fatal error
  • Bug Fix: Incorrect redirect to 'same page' when using a registered menu item
  • Bug Fix: utocomplete CSS can conflict with other extension styling
  • Bug Fix: Update Social Network login buttons for transparency
  • Bug Fix: Update Google login button for gradient
  • Bug Fix: Social Network login images should load from path only, not full URL
  • Bug Fix: Add JFBCONNECT_LOGIN_WITH string to JomSocial social buttons on front-page view
  • Bug Fix: Joomla 3 - Loading of jfbcadmin-template.js fails
  • Bug Fix: Social Profiles - Community Builder - Dates throw a warning message JFBConnect registration view
  • Enh: Add Twitter authentication and profile import
  • Enh: Automatically fallback to "Normal" registration mode when auto fails
  • Enh: Add 3rd party registration flow option for Joomla, JomSocial and EasySocial
  • Enh: Add new debug tool for Open Graph tag debugging
  • Enh: EasyTags - Add standardized layout parameters to social buttons
  • Enh: EasyTags - Add 'text' parameter to {JFBCLogin} tag for custom intro text
  • Enh: Social Profiles JomSocial - Add support for new 'gender' type of field
  • Enh: Social Profiles CustomDB - Initial release of new social profile
  • Enh: Social Profiles Joomla - Initial release of new social profile for Joomla User profile
  • Enh: Social Profiles EasySocial - Initial release of new social profile
  • Enh: CSRF checks on Open Graph Actions & Comment/Like notifications
  • Enh: Modules - add Social Sharing module for supported social networks
  • Enh: Modules - add Embedded Posts module
  • Enh: Add login buttons to Registration forms as well as login form
  • Enh: Usermap - Add filters to usermap area

 JFBConnect v5.1.2 for Joomla 2.5 and 3.0 (09/25/2013)

  • Bug Fix: Re-connecting a social network user to a different Joomla account creates a new mapping
  • Bug Fix: Saving a user with too short of a username throws a fatal error
  • Bug Fix: G+ Open ID users don't always have a first/last name
  • Bug Fix: Admin requests attempt to send to G+ users as well
  • Bug Fix: Google +1 sharing button not always displaying
  • Bug Fix: Open Graph asset images should load from front-end not admin area
  • Bug Fix: Open Graph popup links incorrect
  • Bug Fix: Open Graph Automatic Actions still using Mootools event handler
  • Bug Fix: Open Graph - getUrlVars can interfere with some 3rd party SEF extensions
  • Bug Fix: Open Graph - jReviews directory selection for OpenGraph object not working
  • Bug Fix: Open Graph - jReviews PHP warning in Open Graph Object creation
  • Bug Fix: Open Graph Action published string doesn't exist
  • Bug Fix: Facebook Comments improved responsive styles
  • Bug Fix: User logout can have fatal error when using JFusion
  • Bug Fix: Social Content filters should always show
  • Bug Fix: Page Tab - Add to your Facebook Page link doesn't work
  • Bug Fix: Joomla 3.x - Status / Wall tab still shows up, even though it was deprecated
  • Enh: For firlas auto-username, try to get a username at least 6 characters long
  • Enh: With first.last auto-username, don't use the period if no last name exists
  • Enh: Better error handling when curl is disabled or not installed
  • Enh: Language updates

 JFBConnect v5.1.1 for Joomla 2.5 and 3.0 (08/30/2013)

  • Bug Fix: Better error handling for auto-creation of user that fails
  • Bug Fix: Improved Google+ error handling
  • Bug Fix: Autotune - blank URLs (canvas, page tab, etc) won't save
  • Bug Fix: Open Graph priority is incorrect with tags
  • Bug Fix: Load the en_GB language strings as a backup
  • Bug Fix: Open Graph content plugin can cause modal content to not load
  • Bug Fix: Large avatars in Usermap area
  • Bug Fix: Deprecated JFBCGraph tags broken
  • Bug Fix: Hide Facebook-specific values in Usermap areas for non-Facebook users
  • Enh: Remove mootools loading call from Open Graph automatic actions
  • Enh: JFBCFan Responsive updates
  • Enh: When showing login buttons, show LinkedIn if JLinked installed
  • Enh: Add support icon to overview page

 JFBConnect v5.1.0 for Joomla 2.5 and 3.0 (08/26/2013)

Major Features

  1. Google+ Authentication
  2. Open Graph action - people, place and message tagging
  3. Switch to JQuery
  4. Facebook requests no longer require SSL
  5. Improved SCLogin module
  6. Improved Autotune
  7. Improved Installation of component, module and plugins
  8. Overhaul of administration area

General

  • Bug Fix: Social Profiles - JomSocial conflicts with Joomla Update Manager
  • Bug Fix: Open Graph - Open Graph tags with $ in them break
  • Bug Fix: Open Graph Actions - "Undo and Disable" link wouldn't always disable the action
  • Bug Fix: Open Graph EasyBlog - PHP Notice when image isn't set in post
  • Bug Fix: Open Graph EasyBlog - Uncommon PHP error when viewing blog entry
  • Bug Fix: Open Graph PHP Warning
  • Bug Fix: Open Graph Popup - Divs keep building up
  • Bug Fix: Update Facebook Channel file to use proper language setting
  • Bug Fix: Provider Avatar - add SSL for images
  • Bug Fix: CSS update for iframed JFBCSend buttons
  • Bug Fix: Social Profiles - migrate profile settings
  • Bug Fix: Social Profiles - Virtuemart Languages not loading
  • Bug Fix: Remove menu_item_root as redirection option
  • Bug Fix: Login Register - empty warning message
  • Bug Fix: Removal of conflicting Open Graph tags fails when they contain HTML
  • Bug Fix: Social Profiles - JomSocial - Fix multiprofile selection when SEF enabled
  • Bug Fix: Autotune migration settings throw an error
  • Bug Fix: Move jQuery/Bootstrap loading to onAfterDispatch instead of Initialise
  • Bug Fix: key=XXX in Easy Tags causes issues with rendering
  • Enh: Add Google Authentication
  • Enh: Open Graph - Add {JFBCAction} tag for user-initiated actions
  • Enh: Open Graph - Add support for Place Tagging
  • Enh: Open Graph - Add support for user messages in actions
  • Enh: Open Graph: Add support for User tagging
  • Enh: Open Graph: Add support for Explicitly Shared actions
  • Enh: Open Graph - Add support for intro and full images in Open Graph content images
  • Enh: Update to newest version of Facebook Javascript library initialization
  • Enh: Integrate latest SCLogin
  • Enh: Remove SSL requirement from Requests
  • Enh: Clean up installation of JFBConnect extensions
  • Enh: Update admin for Bootstrap styling and cleanup
  • Enh: Social settings - Re-organize and add a few options
  • Enh: Add option to disable new user emails
  • Enh: Add Pinterest button for sharing content
  • Enh: Add new Shared Activity module and Easy-Tag
  • Enh: Add new Share Dialog module and Easy-Tag
  • Enh: Change JFBCSubscribe tag to JFBCFollow
  • Enh: Updated language files from Transifex
  • Enh: og:url strip extra query params
  • Enh: Social Profiles - JomSocial - Import cover photo
  • Enh: Social Profiles - Release AgoraPro plugin
  • Enh: Social Profiles - Release Kunena plugin for Joomla 3.X
  • Enh: Add friend_count as import field
  • Enh: Remove JSON library required only in older versions of PHP
  • Enh: Update User Redirections to have "Same Page" option
  • Enh: Hide strip_tags experimental option and make value permanent
  • Enh: Installer - Delete temp files after installation of modules/plugins
  • Enh: JomSocial - Update the "import connections" function for new tables
  • Enh: Autotune ease of use enhancements
  • Enh: Requests - Use additional checks to set request notifications to 'read'
  • Enh: Responsive "You are now logging in" popup

 JFBConnect v5.0.2 for Joomla 3.0 (07/26/2013)

  • Enh: Compatibility updates for Joomla 3.1.4

 JFBConnect v5.0.1 for Joomla 2.5 and 3.0 (07/03/2013)

  • Bug Fix: Open Graph - If category is registered, a fatal error is thrown when category image is used for og:image tag
  • Bug Fix: Open Graph - Priority for image insertion is incorrect for og:image tag. Should be 1) SCOpenGraph easy tags, 2) Automatic tags and 3) Defaults
  • Bug Fix: Open Graph - og:description breaks with &nsbp;
  • Bug Fix: Open Graph - og:description issues with UTF-8 characters
  • Bug Fix: Open Graph - og:image not found in some article display configurations
  • Bug Fix: Open Graph for EasyBlog - Description being overwritten by Open Graph Content plugin
  • Bug Fix: Community Builder SocialProfiles - fix date saving on registration
  • Bug Fix: JomSocial SocialProfiles - old avatars not deleted when new one added
  • Bug Fix: Virtuemart SocialProfiles - fails to show datepicker
  • Bug Fix: Load SocialProfile plugin group in System library
  • Bug Fix: SCLogin - Connect button should request permissions
  • Bug Fix: CSS update for iframed social widgets
  • Bug Fix: Z-index issues for Like and Comments
  • Bug Fix: Hide email setting can hide email even if it's already used
  • Bug Fix: Usermap Import Connections doesn't work
  • Bug Fix: Responsive Comments
  • Bug Fix: Prevent social buttons from showing in article modules
  • Bug Fix: Fix redirection options to work with Alias and External Link menu items
  • Bug Fix: articleContent: $slug undefined warning
  • Bug Fix: URL's with key=xxx can interfere detection of key in EasyTags
  • Enh: Update to JomSocial Stream API v2
  • Enh: Update PHP library with AuthSecret_proof
  • Enh: Update affiliate links in modules/component to ShareASale
  • Enh: Update nl-NL translation files
  • Enh: Update cs-CZ translation files
  • Enh: Update it-IT translation files
  • Enh: Add pt-PT translation files
  • Enh: SCLogin - Add Joomla logout redirection
  • Enh: Include SCLogin v3.0.2
  • Enh: Allow Open Graph tags to use ns: for custom tags
  • Enh: Update JFBCFan border options
  • Enh: Automatically format Additional Requested Permissions

 JFBConnect v5.0.0 for Joomla 2.5 and 3.0 (02/20/2013)

Major Features

  1. Joomla! 3.0 Compatibility
  2. Shared Social Profiles - JFBConnect and JLinked now use the same profile plugins for easy profile import
  3. HTML5 Social Plugins - Faster and more HTML compliant; all Facebook modules and easy-tags have been updated

General

  • Enh: Add Joomla! 3.0 Compatibility
  • Enh: Shared social plugins for profile import, with migration in installer for old profile plugin settings to new ones
  • Enh: Update Facebook PHP SDK
  • Enh: Implement HTML5 for social modules/easy-tags instead of FBML
  • Enh: Reduce API accesses performed to login
  • Enh: Update several translations
  • Enh: Support downgrades
  • Enh: Set experimental strip tags to on by default
  • Enh: JomSocial profile plugin - Add URL to supported field types
  • Enh: Improve speed to change non-triggered actions in plugin to protected
  • Enh: Add support for Follow social plugin and deprecate old Subscribe social plugin
  • Enh: Compatibility improvements with RokBooster by RocketTheme
  • Enh: JFBCFriends - remove logged-in check
  • Enh: JFBCComments - add new order_by parameter
  • Enh: JFBCRecommendations - add action, ref, max_age parameters
  • Enh: JFBCLike - add ref parameter
  • Enh: JFBCFriends - add action, show_count parameters
  • Enh: JFBCFeed - add filter, action, ref, max_age paramets
  • Bug Fix: SCLogin - Virtuemart2 setting can throw a fatal error
  • Bug Fix: Joomla Update Manager warnings for JFBConnect.xml
  • Bug Fix: Open Graph - Don't trigger onAfterRoute in admin area

 JFBConnect v4.3.4 for Joomla 1.5 and 2.5 (01/02/2013)

  • Enh: OpenGraph front end menu items can now be created in Menu Manager
  • Enh: Add pagination for OpenGraph activity list page
  • Bug Fix: Fix installation to allow uninstall/re-install
  • Bug Fix: Profile import FB Error message when no fields are mapped
  • Bug Fix: PHP warning for empty 'experimental' parameter
  • Bug Fix: Fix "Delete from timeline" language string
  • Bug Fix: Joomla 1.5 - Mootools fix for OG Action popup
  • Bug Fix: Joomla 1.5 - JDate::format does not exist

 JFBConnect v4.3.3 for Joomla 1.5 and 2.5 (12/20/2012)

  • Enh: Add Joomla 1.5 support for 4.3
  • Enh: Update administration area translations
  • Enh: Make OpenGraph image insertion more robust for K2 and Joomla content objects
  • Enh: FB API updates - only check for publish_actions if auto-login is enabled
  • Enh: Add color:black to CSS for modal login window
  • Bug Fix: Apostrophe or other odd characters in new user's names causes errors
  • Bug Fix: New experimental setting to remove Like and Comments tags from the head section
  • Bug Fix: OpenGraph JReviews Plugin - OpenGraph causing problems with submitting listings in JReviews
  • Bug Fix: Agora Profile Plugin - attempt to add new user to group twice causes critical error
  • Bug Fix: Fix warnings for jReviews listings
  • Bug Fix: Remove extra quote mark from URL in Twitter Share button if data-count parameter is set
  • Bug Fix: OpenGraph EasyBlog Plugin - don't error out if EasyBlog isn't installed
  • Bug Fix: JFBCRecommendationsBar module should have higher z-index
  • Bug Fix: Update JFBCLike and JFBCComments module z-index

 JFBConnect v4.3.2 for Joomla 2.5 (12/06/2012)

  • Bug Fix: Remove fix for "Remove any {JFBCxxx} tags in the head area of page to prevent rendering". On some sites, head section being altered incorrectly.
  • Bug Fix: Admin area inaccessible if JFBCSystem plugin disabled

 JFBConnect v4.3.1 for Joomla 2.5 (12/05/2012)

  • Enh: Hide Timeline links from User Profile if Open Graph features aren't configured
  • Enh: Add check for publish_actions permission to auto-login if Open Graph Actions are enabled
  • Enh: Open Graph read action updates - User can disable reading from the page it occurs on - Added per Facebook Policy req's
  • Enh: Open Graph read action updates - User is notified that the page is in their timeline when they view the page closes - Added per Facebook Policy req's
  • Enh: Add overview of Open Graph andlink to Open Graph Actions documentation in administration backend
  • Enh: Add version checks for Open Graph plugins to Open Graph landingEnh: Automatically load English translation files so strings missing from other files will have default values loaded
  • Enh: Add language translation to JFBConnect administration backend. Currently English and German are provided.
  • Enh: Add more language strings to JFBConnect front-end component
  • page in administration backend
  • Bug Fix: FB Like button hidden by css styles added in v4.3.0. Removed styles
  • Bug Fix: Submenus were not properly being translated in administration backend
  • Bug Fix: Add missing languages to installation package
  • Bug Fix: Open Graph og: tags being set twice when both JFBConnect and JLinked installed
  • Bug Fix: New Open Graph language strings not rendering since they were only included in the English file
  • Bug Fix: Remove any {JFBCxxx} tags in the head area of page to prevent rendering
  • Bug Fix: EasyBlog - Re-release with proper xml file
  • Bug Fix: Open Graph Actions - "User can disable" setting not stored in db on first save

 JFBConnect v4.3.0 for Joomla 2.5 (11/21/2012)

Major Features

  1. Open Graph Actions - Push events to a user's Timeline
  2. Open Graph Tags - Large improvements to Open Graph tag markup
  3. Language Translations for Admin area

General

  • Enh: Add options to hide/auto-generate username and password from registration process
  • Enh: Add email as username option for auto-generated username in registration process
  • Enh: Move "You are now logging in" text to bottom of page for better SEO
  • Enh: Add Recommendations Bar widget
  • Enh: Add page title for Comment/Like email notification
  • Enh: Language Translations for Admin area
  • Enh: Add Turkish translation to component
  • Enh: Add Dutch translation to SCLogin module
  • Enh: Add Swedish translation to SCLogin module
  • Bug Fix: Don't add fb:app_id tag if no app ID set
  • Bug Fix: UTF-8 names cause auto-username issues
  • Bug Fix: CB Plugin: Properly save link type fields
  • Bug Fix: Update namespace declarations w/ FB recommendations and custom OG actions
  • Bug Fix: jfbconnect.css breaking SSL sites
  • Bug Fix: Translation - Portuguese translation fix
  • Bug Fix: Social - Like button "Lucida Grande" font is incorrect
  • Bug Fix: Social - JFBCLogin tag/SCLogin Module - Add Show Faces option
  • Bug Fix: K2 category layout on home page generates the wrong article URLs
  • Bug Fix: Kunena Profile - Previous avatars not being deleted properly
  • Bug Fix: Update requests backend
  • Bug Fix: Fix auto-resizing width for Page Tab
  • Bug Fix: SCLogin Joomla redirect fails for Community Builder
  • Misc: Remove deprecated LiveStream module/tag

 JFBConnect v4.2.5 for Joomla 1.5 and Joomla 2.5 (09/06/2012)

  • Enh: Update to the latest version of the SourceCoast Library
  • Enh: Cleanup to some legacy code and text strings
  • Bug Fix: Permissions requests not correct not correct for current_location.city, current_location.state, current_location.country, hometown_location.city, hometown_location.state, hometown_location.country
  • Bug Fix: When auto-login is enabled, like/comment notifications break
  • Bug Fix: Able to create a new user with a password that is too short

 JFBConnect v4.2.4 for Joomla 1.5 and Joomla 2.5 (07/24/2012)

  • New: Improvements to Login / Register view for "Normal Registration" setting.
  • Enh: Add display options for Login / Register view of Horizontal (current default), vertical, or Registration Only (no login section)
  • Enh: Integrate new PHP SDK
  • Enh: Fetch/store long-lived access token for users on login
  • Enh: New CSS file for Login / Register screen to allow easy customization. Template overrideable as well.
  • Enh: Add Portuguese translation
  • Enh: Add Hebrew translation
  • Enh: Add Spanish translation
  • Enh: Profiles - Kunena 2.0: Add Profile support
  • Enh: Profiles - JomSocial: Clean up output fields
  • Enh: Content - Add extra .top and .bottom classes to Content Plugin for flexibility in styling each
  • Enh: SCLogin - Open social profile in new window
  • Enh: SCLogin - Add Virtuemart Login/Register options
  • Bug Fix: Integrate with Login option breaks in RocketTheme templates
  • Bug Fix: Fixed auto-login refresh issues affecting some users
  • Bug Fix: Add .inputbox style to all inputs
  • Bug Fix: Profiles Avatars - Fix for change with Facebook's new CDNs
  • Bug Fix: Profiles - Improve JomSocial tooltips on registration
  • Bug Fix: Profiles - Kunena - Remove unnecessary include statement (PHP warning)
  • Bug Fix: Content - K2: Social buttons don't appear at the top if introtext off
  • Bug Fix: Content - CSS file included twice when set to both
  • Bug Fix: SCLogin - Inputs using _ instead of - in ID's

 JFBConnect v4.2.3 for Joomla 1.5 and Joomla 2.5 (06/18/2012)

  • Enh: SCLogin - Add options for custom login with FB buttons
  • Enh: Open Graph - Add og:site_name default
  • Bug Fix: Javascript login_custom function not requesting permissions
  • Bug Fix: Verify email permissions in case app is configured incorrectly or authenticated referrals is setup
  • Bug Fix: Open Graph - OG image, Like Buttons and Comment boxes not inserted by content plugin for registered articles in Joomla 2.5 with Show Unauthorized Links menu items
  • Bug Fix: Open Graph - OG:locale should be lowercase
  • Bug Fix: Autotune - getFieldDescriptors not auto-updating every 7 days
  • Bug Fix: Autotune - Add note to Basic Info page about data collected
  • Bug Fix: cURL - Add check to make sure not in disable_functions list
  • Bug Fix: Auto-login - Switch to auth.authResponseChanged instead of auth.login

 JFBConnect v4.2.2 for Joomla 1.5 and Joomla 2.5 (05/16/2012)

  • Enh: Add Facebook URL mapping to Kunena profile plugin
  • Bug Fix: Requests = Redirect URL not read properly
  • Bug Fix: FB Requests not recorded properly
  • Bug Fix: Autotune - New app detection not working
  • Bug Fix: Revert getStrippedUrl function to 4.1
  • Bug Fix: Joomla liveupdate - Extension id column is 0, so component update does not show up properly in Joomla Update Manager
  • Bug Fix: Permissions for work/education not requested properly
  • Bug Fix: Open Graph fb_app_id not properly added if JLinked enabled and plugin is ordered before JFBConnect
  • Bug Fix: Joomla 2.5 admin new user emails not sent

 JFBConnect v4.2.1 for Joomla 1.5 and Joomla 2.5 (05/02/2012)

  • Enh: Add better filtering to User Map administration view
  • Enh: Add mobile parameter to JFBCComments module and easy-tag
  • Bug Fix: Content plugin share buttons (Facebook Like, LinkedIn Share, Google +1, Twitter Share) not showing properly when both JFBConnect and JLinked enabled
  • Bug Fix: Content Plugin - mb_substr method not available for some server configurations
  • Bug Fix: Add missing jimport statement in Autotune
  • Bug Fix: Twitter and Google+1 javascript included twice when both JFBConnect and JLinked enabled
  • Bug Fix: Modal "You are logging in" popup not being displayed in some configurations
  • Bug Fix: Add cache busting to loginFacebookUser url
  • Bug Fix: Alpha User Points xml files incorrect
  • Bug Fix: Joomla 2.5 - SCLogin module was missing parameter for Login Button Size
  • Bug Fix: Joomla 1.5 - Hide JFBConnect toolbar when running AutoTune

 JFBConnect v4.2.0 for Joomla 1.5 and Joomla 2.5 (04/25/2012)

Major Features

  1. AutoTune - Admin auto-configuration tool for Facebook Application and error checker for common issues
  2. Speed Improvements - Speed up of up to 1s per page, depending on configuration options
  3. Alpha User Points integration - Reward points for Like's, Comments, and sending Requests
  4. Virtuemart 2 Profile Plugin - Import user information directly into Virtuemart 2
  5. Live Update integration - One click updates for the main JFBConnect component inside the admin area
  6. Tighter JLinked (LinkedIn) integration - You must upgrade JLinked to v1.2 with this release due to shared library requirements

General

  • Enh: Add Autotune - the ability to automatically configure JFBConnect/Facebook application and check for configuration errors
  • Enh: Update JFBConnect and JLinked to share library code for profile integration and fix several integration issues. This version of JFBConnect is compatible with JLinked v1.2+ only
  • Enh: Integrate JFBConnect extensions with Akeeba Release System on SourceCoast.com for Live Update of JFBConnect component and integration with Joomla 2.5 Update Manager
  • Enh: Add option for modal popup to notify that logging through Facebook is processing
  • Enh: Add generate password option for Automatic Registration setting
  • Enh: Alpha User Points integration
  • Enh: Allow "Auto Login" and "Logout Joomla Only" settings to both be enabled
  • Enh: Add option to automatically insert "Login with Facebook" button to com_user login page
  • Enh: Rename user creation settings to Normal/Automatic Registration from Full Joomla User/Facebook User only
  • Enh: Optimize FB JS library to prevent unnecessary user checks, resulting in large speed improvements in page load time.
  • Enh: Add tracking for users that have removed/deleted your Application from their Facebook account
  • Enh: Requests - mark users as not approved if request failed (previously deleted FB App)
  • Enh: Update new user emails for Automatic Registration for clarity of account created
  • Enh: Add check to see if canvas setup is correct when in Requests configuration area
  • Enh: Change version checker for Overview page to use cURL instead of fsockopen
  • Bug Fix: Auto-login does not work on first page load in some cases
  • Bug Fix: trim nonbreaking space in metadescription in JFBCSystem plugin
  • Bug Fix: getting stripped URL for Like tags can return partial non-SEF url
  • Bug Fix: {SCGooglePlusOne} and {SCTwitterShare} tags don't work if no tag options are set
  • Bug Fix: clear up some "strict standards" warnings
  • Bug Fix: Requests - Strip \n from Requests output
  • Bug Fix: Requests - remove users from "Send to All" if app is not approved
  • Bug Fix: Install - Temporarily disable plugins while upgrading during installation in Joomla 2.5
  • Bug Fix: Install - Disable plugins when uninstalling in Joomla 2.5
  • Bug Fix: Canvas/Page Tab - select default template if no template is selected in Canvas configuration
  • Bug Fix: Canvas/Page Tab - "Add to Page" URL is incorrect in Page Tab configuration
  • Bug Fix: Canvas/Page Tab - remove isAdmin check for loading Canvas file in JFBCSystem plugin
  • Bug Fix: Stop page caching on Login/Register page. Prevents erronenous user data from being pre-filled

SC Login module

  • Enh: Add new option for Joomla profile picture. Uses JomSocial or Community Builder avatar if they are selected as registration component
  • Bug Fix: Quality of Facebook avatar is bad for some image dimensions
  • Bug FIx: Update SCLogin module login form HTML to be more similar to Joomla login
  • Bug Fix: Remove unnecessary checks for SEF on redirection

Profiles

  • Enh: Add settings to control which field data is shown during user registration (All, None, Required fields)
  • Enh: Re-populate registration fields if registration fails
  • Enh: JomSocial - import birthdays
  • Enh: Virtuemart 2 profile plugin
  • Enh: Virtuemart 2 - import birthdays, state, country (not available in the first RC of plugin)
  • Bug Fix: Community Builder - username custom field showing during registration
  • Bug Fix: Community Builder/JomSocial/Virtuemart - Date of Birth can be 1 day off due to timezone issues
  • Bug Fix: Community Builder - add webaddress field to importable fields
  • Bug Fix: JomSocial - validateField not being called properly

Social Widgets

  • Enh: Update width setting for Like button in content plugin to be used only with standard button style
  • Enh: Update for latest Google+1 Javascript changes
  • Enh: Add configurable length for "Use beginning text" option
  • Enh: Add new JFBCFan force_wall setting
  • Enh: Standardize JFBConnect and JLinked easy-tags to use 'href' as the parameter instead of url or href
  • Bug Fix: Update z-indexes for modules/content plugin
  • Bug Fix: Open Graph tags double-included if JLinked/JFBConnect both enabled
  • Bug Fix: Open Graph "Use beginning text" option does not strip double quotes
  • Bug Fix: Open Graph "Use beginning text" option incorrect text for UTF strings
  • Bug Fix: Open Graph breaks with loadposition tag in content

 JFBConnect v4.1.2 for Joomla 1.5, Joomla 1.6, Joomla 1.7 and Joomla 2.5 (01/31/2012)

  • Enh: Update to new Facebook PHP library
  • Enh: Canvas/Tab Page - In administrator view, change canvas_name property to namespace property for new Facebook requirements
  • Enh: Community Builder Profile Plugin - Update the "Must Verify Email" and "Must Be Approved" messages to use CB language files
  • Enh: Social - Add jfbconnect.css file whenever the social widgets/easy-tags are added
  • Bug Fix: Joomla 2.5 - Update Javascript to detect/use Mootools 1.4
  • Bug Fix: On Logout, call new PHP library method onDestroySession
  • Bug Fix: Requests - Non-Approved users can't be looked up for sending requests
  • Bug Fix: Requests - Some requests are not showing properly in administration area if they have 0 notifications
  • Bug Fix: Open Graph - use first 100 characters setting doesn't replace JFBCGraph tag properly with newlines
  • Bug Fix: Profile Import - occasional PHP error/incorrect profile import for certain field/value combinations
  • Bug Fix: JomSocial Profile Plugin - Status updates are stored incorrectly
  • Bug Fix: Social Modules - Component parameter option for hiding powered by and affiliate ID were not properly used

 JFBConnect v4.1.1 for Joomla 1.5, Joomla 1.6 and Joomla 1.7 (01/11/2012)

  • Enh: Add content plugin option to automatically set description to first 100 characters of article text
  • Enh: Add update server for Joomla 1.7 to component, modules and parameters
  • Enh: Add analytics tracking for Comments
  • Enh: Reorder To and From columns in Notifications tables
  • Enh: Canvas - Add new option for "Use Default" if no template override specified
  • Bug Fix: Increase Requests send limit
  • Bug Fix: Store return URL in return parameter instead of session
  • Bug Fix: Add cache busting to Javascript file
  • Bug Fix: Multiple requests on same page don't work
  • Bug Fix: SCLogin does not work with Community Builder register type
  • Bug Fix: Canvas - allow styles to be set instead of template for J1.7
  • Bug Fix: Fix analytics tracking for Likes
  • Bug Fix: Fix javascript request for Mootools 1.1
  • Bug Fix: Blank thanks URL should not refresh
  • Bug Fix: Add Javascript for Extra social buttons for system plugin tags
  • Bug Fix: Non-mapped required fields not saving properly for JomSocial

 JFBConnect v4.1 for Joomla 1.5, Joomla 1.6 and Joomla 1.7 (12/30/2011)

Major Features

  1. Facebook Application Requests - Replaces JFBCInvite module

Facebook Application Requests

  • Allow users to easily invite their Facebook Friends to admin-defined pages
  • Create unlimited requests to be used for different pages or features
  • Application requests can be sent from admin area to all, or individual, users on site
  • Full tracking of which user (both Joomla and Facebook) sent the request
  • Full tracking of which users acted upon request inside Facebook
  • Per Facebook, application requests require a valid SSL certificate installed for your site. For information on obtaining an SSL cert, see our Facebook SSL guide.

Component

  • Enh - Add the ability to send Facebook Application Requests
  • Enh - Replace JFBCLogin with SCLogin module to add cross-integration with JLinked
  • Enh - Add LinkedIn button to Login/Register page (if JLinked is installed)
  • Enh - Update Login module to discontinue use of deprecated fb:profile-pic
  • Enh - Automatically determine required permissions based on configuration settings; remove deprecated permissions fields. Now works with Facebook's enhanced auth dialog box, rolling out in Q1 2012
  • Enh - Update the XFBML namespace tag
  • Enh - Accept custom language locale strings with a hyphen
  • Enh - Add sorting to User Map administrator view
  • Enh - Add Sent/Received notifications fields to User Map administrator view
  • Enh - Add Joomla and Facebook avatar images to User Map administrator view
  • Enh - Remove bundled cert and disable SSL validation settings
  • Enh - Store Facebook access token to DB for later offline use
  • Enh - Install: Switch builder to use .zip files instead of tar.gz for better Windows compatibility
  • Enh - Install: Use new Joomla 1.7 installer and upgrade functions
  • Bug Fix - Fix class conflict if JFBConnect and JLinked are both installed
  • Bug Fix - Translate Powered By text
  • Bug Fix - German language string mistake
  • Bug Fix - Fix fb:locale warning in Facebook Debug Tool
  • Bug Fix - Update to use proper language when using language switcher plugin in Joomla 1.7
  • Bug Fix - Fix logout redirection failure when logging out of registered page
  • Bug Fix - Use redirect/return page in URL if it exists

Profile Profiles

  • Enh - Only take first website during profile import
  • Enh - Don't import blank data for profiles
  • Enh - Update profile integration for current Facebook user fields (work, education, etc)
  • Bug Fix - Copy avatar before creating full avatar and thumbnail with JomSocial profile plugin for compatibility with ImageMagick
  • Bug Fix - Remove duplicate profile connect message
  • Bug Fix - Status is always imported into JomSocial, regardless of "Always Import" setting
  • Bug Fix - Multi-profiles selected as needs approval don't work for JomSocial plugin

Social

  • Enh - Add Google Analytics tracking on Like button
  • Enh - Add new module/tag for Subscribe Button
  • Enh - Add link target field to JFBCRecommendations
  • Enh - Add link target field to JFBCFeed
  • Enh - Add size field to JFBCFriends
  • Enh - Update K2 items to use the item main image, if set, instead of the first article image for og:image tag
  • Enh - Allow users to turn off LinkedIn, Twitter, and GooglePlus buttons individually in the content plugin
  • Enh - Add new tag for Comments Count
  • Enh - Update content plugin to show comments count instead of comment box when Comments number is 0 or blank (Great for blog views)
  • Enh - Allow custom (non og) tags for Open Graph
  • Bug Fix - Set og:type default to website for homepage and article for everything else
  • Bug Fix - K2 Category list menu item does not work with Content Plugin for multiple categories

Canvas/Tab Page

  • Enh - Update Add to Page link in the Page Tab config area
  • Enh - Use setAutoGrow instead of setAutoResize in Canvas views
  • Enh - Update for fluid canvas page widths

 JFBConnect v4.0.3 for Joomla 1.5, 1.6 and 1.7 (10/03/2011)

  • Bug Fix - Updated Admin Overview page to properly work with multiple app domains, recently added by Facebook
  • Enh - Display the Secure Page Tab and Secure Canvas URL's for verification of proper setup for Facebook's Oct 1st requirement to have these configured
  • Enh - Cleanup of some display issues in admin area

 JFBConnect v4.0.2 for Joomla 1.5, 1.6 and 1.7 (09/24/2011)

  • Bug Fix - JFBCContent: Joomla 1.7 URLs can be broken for certain menu types
  • Bug Fix - JFBCLogin: Joomla login when "Registration Component" set to CB in J1.7 would always fail
  • Bug Fix - Add Open Graph namespace to html tag
  • Bug Fix - Rename BaseFacebook classes
  • Bug Fix - K2 2.5 v1.7 - Selecting one category, enables them all?
  • Bug Fix - Improved detection of expired auth tokens, with ability to get new ones automatically. Also prevents a very uncommon PHP Fatal error during login.

 JFBConnect v4.0.1 for Joomla 1.5, 1.6 and 1.7 (09/13/2011)

  • Enh - Add K2 profile import for Joomla 1.6 and Joomla 1.7
  • Enh - Add games field for profile import
  • Bug Fix - Fix duplicate javascript inclusions by content plugin
  • Bug Fix - Fix permissions request for music, movies, books, tv

 JFBConnect v4.0 for Joomla 1.5, 1.6 and 1.7 (09/09/2011)

Major Features: (See full release blog post)

  1. Facebook OAuth2.0 Authentication Support (Required by Facebook in 2012)
  2. LinkedIn Share, Twitter Share, and Google +1 buttons for Joomla articles and K2 content
  3. Speed improvements and overall code optimizations
  • Enh - New Javascript/PHP library support for FB OAuth2 
  • Enh - Component: Reorder registration flow so login occurs after onRegister
  • Enh - Component: Update Spanish translation
  • Enh - Component: Add JFBC JS Activity plugin to overview page
  • Enh - Component: Add link to Facebook terms of service in administration area
  • Enh - Component: Add error check if a JFBConnect version is installed for an unexpected Joomla version
  • Enh - JFBCLogin module: Use CB for logging in when that option is selected
  • Enh - Content Plugin: Add option to show Google +1, Twitter Share and LinkedIn Share buttons with the content plugin Like buttons
  • Enh - Content Plugin: Support for K2 Latest View added
  • Enh - Content Plugin: Separate Comments and Like configuration options for Article/Item versus Blog Views
  • Enh - Content Plugin: Change ordering of Comments and Like display
  • Bug Fix - Component: Update mootools version check for AJAX logic
  • Bug Fix - Component: Fix Redirection link to use full URL, not just Itemid
  • Bug Fix - Component: Update Linter link in administration area for debugging
  • Bug Fix - System Plugin: Change OpenGraph double quotes to single quotes from metadescription and page title
  • Bug Fix - Content Plugin: K2 first image in article does not work for OpenGraph
  • Bug Fix - Content Plugin: K2 alias not being used in the generated URL
  • Bug Fix - Content Plugin: K2 not showing up in Category - Date Views
  • Bug Fix - Content Plugin: Fix for displaying in K2 for some SH404 auto-generated URLs

 JomSocial Profile Plugin v3.4.2 (08/14/2011)

  • Fixed bug where on login, multi-profile default profile could overwrite user's original profile type.

 JFBConnect v3.4.1 for Joomla 1.5, 1.6 and 1.7 (08/12/2011)

  • Enh - Add caching to channel page
  • Enh - Set content plugin comments and like default widths smaller
  • Enh - Update profile backend configuration pages
  • Bug Fix - Several issues with K2 content plugin not showing properly, or showing incorrectly as introtext vs fulltext
  • Bug Fix - JomSocial Multiprofile selector not showing when enabled
  • Bug Fix - Reveal page can stick when going to Joomla homepage from Facebook
  • Bug Fix - Comments/Like Notifications not sent in Joomla 1.6 and 1.7
  • Bug Fix - Update administrator css file for Social configuration section
  • Bug Fix - Don't send new user email if there is no email for the user provided (email permissions are not granted)
  • Bug Fix - Change og:type from webpage to website

 JFBConnect v3.4 for Joomla 1.5, 1.6 and 1.7 (8/02/2011)

Major Features:

  1. Content plugin support for Likes and Comments in K2
  2. Facebook Page Tab Integration
  3. Facebook Reveal Page Support
  4. Facebook Canvas Page Support
  5. Automatic Username Options

Component

  • Enh - Add Facebook Canvas/Tab Page integration
  • Enh - Add Reveal Page support for Canvas/Tab Pages
  • Enh - Facebook User Only: Add Auto-Username options
  • Enh - Remove API key and updated authentication to use App ID
  • Enh - Add option to enable or disable new user redirection
  • Bug Fix - Fixed encoding of login link which causes redirect issues with SH404
  • Bug Fix - Fixed decoding of redirect URLs which could improperly add extra characters at the end of the link
  • Bug Fix - Fix error on backend Overview page when JFBConnect cannot connect to Facebook
  • Bug Fix - On logout, check that current page isn't registered when logout redirect is disabled
  • Bug Fix - Add check for New/Returning user Wall status updates to prevent duplicate posts

Language

  • Enh - Add translations for Like/Comment email notifications
  • Enh - Add Italian language file for component
  • Bug Fix - Load Facebook Javascript with user language, not site language
  • Bug Fix - Fix Login using Facebook language string for Spanish
  • Bug Fix - JFBCLogin module and tags: Login and Register submit buttons are not translateable
  • Bug Fix - JFBCLogin module and tags: Cannot replace Logout button text using Language files
  • Bug Fix - Community Builder profile plugin: Load proper language file

Social

  • Enh - Like and Comments: Add K2 Support to Content Plugin
  • Enh - JFBCLogin module: Add pre-text option
  • Enh - JFBCLogin module: Add Virtuemart registration option
  • Enh - Like and Comments: Add username to email notifications
  • Enh - Like and Comments: Add Top/Bottom/Both/None options for display positions
  • Enh - JFBCFan: Add new border color option
  • Enh - JFBCFriends: Add new colorscheme option
  • Enh - OpenGraph: Automatically add AppID OpenGraph tag to all pages
  • Enh - OpenGraph: Automatically add Type OpenGraph tag to all pages (overrideable)
  • Enh - JomSocial Activity plugin: Add ability to push status from JomSocial to Facebook
  • Bug Fix - Remove JFBConnect Tags from meta descriptions

Profile Plugins

  • Enh - JomSocial: User status will import last FB status message instead of last wall post
  • Enh - JomSocial: Add Terms and Conditions options for Full Joomla User registration, with ability to skip
  • Enh - Community Builder: Enable rich tooltips
  • Enh - Community Builder: Add IP addr to new CB user
  • Bug Fix - detect temp directory instead of hardcoded path
  • Bug Fix - JomSocial: Fix warning on login
  • Bug Fix - Community Builder: Add Terms and Conditions options for Full Joomla User registration, with ability to skip
  • Bug Fix - Community Builder: Registration completes even if non-mapped required fields are not filled out
  • Bug Fix - Virtuemart: Error if Virtuemart not installed and plugin enabled
  • Bug Fix - Virtuemart: Virtuemart middle name does not import properly

 Community Builder v3.3.2 for Joomla 1.6 and v3.2.3 for Joomla 1.5 (6/16/2011)

  • Enh - Add option to skip or use Terms & Conditions during new user registration

 JFBConnect v3.3.1 for Joomla 1.6 and v3.2.2 for Joomla 1.5 (6/3/2011)

  • Note: Language string names have been updated in this version. If you have any template overrides or separate language files, please update them accordingly.
  • Bug fix - JFBCSystem plugin body tag search improvements
  • Bug fix - JFBCInvite resizing broken
  • Bug fix - Fix JFBCLogin language string names
  • Bug fix - Remove extra query string parameters for Comments, Like, Open Graph hrefs (modules and easy tags)
  • Bug fix - Add default button size for getLoginButton call
  • Bug fix - Fix login redirection to Registered menu items in Joomla 1.6
  • Bug fix - Default FB avatar detection updated
  • Bug fix - Auto-approve avatars needed for Community Builder
  • Bug fix - Redirect on login can break on some SEF extensions
  • Bug fix - warning on installation for JFBCSocial plugin
  • Bug fix - reformat some language files to UTF-8
  • Enh - Add Channel URL
  • Enh - Generate href when not provided in JFBCComments tag
  • Enh - Add search for UserMap view in the backend
  • Enh - Create new Send button module
  • Enh - Integrate Send button into JFBCLike module, content plugin and JFBCLike easy tags
  • Enh - Add Italian language support in JFBCLogin module
  • Enh - Add Spanish translation for component

 JFBConnect v3.3.0 (5/6/2011)

  • Stable release of JFBConnect for Joomla! 1.6
  • Bug fix for Content Plugin activated in admin area media manager
  • Bug fix for incorrect user link in admin area User Map page
  • Bug fix for available versions shown in backend Overview page
  • Bug fix for JomSocial profile plugin - add check for valid Facebook status before importing into JomSocial
  • Bug fix for JomSocial profile plugin - Prevent duplicate field import into JomSocial

 JFBConnect v3.3RC1 (4/29/2011)

  • Initial release of JFBConnect for Joomla! 1.6. Community Builder and JomSocial profiles are supported in this release

 JomSocial Profile Plugin v3.2.2 / JFBCInvite v3.2.2 (4/25/2011)

  • JomSocial Profile Plugin - Fixed "CStringHelper Not Found" error that occurred in some configurations
  • JomSocial Profile Plugin - Fixed duplicate fields that could be created when "Show Required Fields at Registration" was enabled
  • JFBCInvite - Fixed resizing bug that was introduced in 3.2.1

 JFBConnect v3.2.1 / Minor updates to social modules (4/13/2011)

  • Change login link to be SEF friendly (fixes sh404SEF issue)
  • JFBCContent plugin: Add option to find and use first image in article as og:image tag
  • JFBCContent plugin: Add option to display Like button at Top and Bottom
  • JFBCSystem/All modules: Update social widgets to use "class" instead of "id"
  • JFBCComments/JFBCContent plugin/JFBCSystem tags: Add comment box color scheme (supported by Facebook 4/13)
  • Language: Move error strings to language file
  • Language: Add updated French language file
  • Language: Add updated Hebrew language file

 JFBCComments v3.2.2 / Kunena Profile Plugin v3.2.1 (4/11/2011)

  • FB Comment module - Fixed canonical URLs for replies to comments directly from the Facebook wall
  • FB Comment module - Added legacy mode option to use old 'xid' parameter type
  • Kunena Profile Plugin - Fixed support for Kunena 1.5

 JFBConnect v3.2 (4/7/2011)

For more information on the main features in this release, see our Blog Post.

Component:

  • Enhanced wall posts with URL, Image, and Message on registration & login
  • Add full support for Open Graph tags per page or throughout site
  • Allow admin approval of new users or skip Joomla activation
  • Add new user email notification for Facebook-only users
  • Added option to show required profile fields on the registration section of the Login/Registration form.
  • Add middle name import and fix full name import to take advantage of Facebook's "Full Name Appears As" field
  • Prevent auto-mapping if user already has a mapping
  • Include the JFBCContent plugin on component installation
  • Remove the JFBConnect User plugin and Joomla User plugin ordering requirement
  • Add customizable permissions to configuration
  • Add AJAX checking to configuration settings to reduce configuration issues
  • Add language override setting
  • Change minimum password length to 6 characters and add JavaScript validation
  • Unpublish JFBCSystem plugin when JFBConnect extension is uninstalled
  • Additional checks to ensure that uninstalling component doesn't cause errors if modules/plugins are still enabled
  • Added compatibility for PHP <5.1.3 (Requires 5.0+ now)
  • Update Overview page to add green check to JFBConnect and add JFBCContent plugin

Social:

  • Add admin email notifications for Comments and Likes
  • Add configuration options to make pages into Open Graph objects
  • JFBCContent plugin: add settings for frontpage, article, section blog and category blog
  • JFBCContent plugin: add settings for Inclusion/Exclusion for Articles, Categories and Sections
  • Update example/demonstration area to describe available Social plugin tags and usage
  • Update social modules to latest available Facebook options
  • JFBCLogin: add size option
  • JFBCLogin: add show logout button option
  • JFBCLogin: add option to show username or fullname for greeting
  • Fix bug where content tags appear on Contacts page
  • Update JFBCComments for improved Comments Box and deprecated XID
  • Fix bug for Comments tag - href incorrect in blog view
  • JFBCContent plugin: prevent firing in administrator area
  • JFBCContent plugin: Standardize hrefs to always be consistent for articles
  • JFBCSystem plugin: Add render key for System tags to prevent user-entered tags from rendering
  • JFBCSystem plugin: Make social tags case-insensitive
  • JFBCSystem plugin: Add support for False/0 and True/1 for social tag values
  • Add social tags for remaining social modules
  • JFBCSocial plugin: Move functionality to JFBCSystem plugin. This plugin is now deprecated

Profiles:

  • Update new Facebook profile fields
  • Separate Facebook locations into separate fields
  • Pull in gender for Agora profile
  • Fix bug that prevented empty Facebook fields from being imported
  • Better checks in profile plugins to prevent firing if component not installed

 JomSocial Profile Plugin v3.1.1 (3/1/2011)

  • Enh: Added option to update the JomSocial status with the user's current FB status on registration/login

 Kunena Profile Plugin v3.1.1 (2/22/2011)

  • Bug: Fixed updating of avatar on returning user login

 JFBComments module v3.1.1 (2/19/2011)

  • Enh: Add ability to hide the Like button in the comments module

 JFBConnect v3.1.2 (1/24/2011)

  • Enh: Add language strings
  • Bug: Fix returning user login redirection when Auto Login of FB Users enabled
  • Bug: Remove duplicate profile mapping message
  • Bug: Login/Register: If hiding email field, check if email exists. If not, show anyways
  • Bug: Fix the status message update logic
  • Bug: Fix { JFBCLogin } not working correctly if only JFBC functionality on the page
  • Bug: JFBCSocial plugin - fix showFaces=false for JFBCLike tag
  • Enh: JFBCFan module - add height parameter for frame

 JFBConnect v3.1.1 (1/6/2011)

  • Bug fix: Prevented error on insertion of Javascript into non-HTML pages (AJAX, RSS feeds, etc)

 JFBConnect v3.1.0 (1/4/2011)

New Features:

  • Added/Fixed logout redirection
  • Added new Extension Check area to overview page with version numbers of all installed/available extensions
  • Added { JFBCLogin} tag for easily putting the blue button anywhere on your site
  • Moved login parameters to main component from JFBCLogin module (allows easier insertion of Login button on other pages)
  • Added "Email Field on Registration" to show/hide the email field on the registration form (Full Joomla User setting only)
  • Pre-fill the email field on the registration form with the user's Facebook email address (Full Joomla User setting only)

New Profile Integration System:

  • Plugin based system for easier adding/updating of profile integration. Plugins available for:
    • JomSocial (compatible with previous 'built-in' integration)
    • Community (compatible with previous 'built-in' integration)
    • Kunena (compatible with previous 'built-in' integration)
    • K2 - New!
    • Agora - New!
  • Ability to import into date fields
  • Ability to import Joomla/Facebook connections from other components (JomSocial only for now)
  • More coming soon (have suggestions, let us know!)
  • Added support for the import of the following fields:
    • Profile blurb, music, books, movies, tv, activities, interests, college attended, high school attended

Improvements:

  • (Speed) Removal of 2nd unnecessary AJAX call for optional permissions
  • (Speed) Drastically reduced database queries per page
  • (Speed/Compatibility) Changed Facebook API Javascript inclusion code, use asynchronous loading always
  • Use /tmp directory to store avatars downloaded from Facebook before importing
  • Overhauled JFBConnect Javascript for easier extension and new feature development (lots of cool stuff coming)
  • Joomla 1.6 groundwork (not compatible yet!)

Bug Fixes:

  • Fixed "Verify Password" field functionality on registration form
  • Changed requirement for password to be at least 4 characters
  • Fixed Automatic User Mapping by Email address on sites with custom database prefix

Language Files:

  • Included system messages and cleaned up files in general.
  • Added the following languages:
  • Chinese - Thanks Tommy C!
  • Hebrew - Thanks Amir!
  • German - Thanks eWort!
  • French - Thanks Argancel!

 JFBConnect v3.0.3 / JFBCSocial v3.0.5 (11/19/2010)

  • JFBConnect Component - Fix for avatar import issue introduced in overnight update by Facebook
  • JFBCSocial - Added check to ensure main component is installed to prevent errors if component is uninstalled.

 JFBCSocial Plugin v3.0.4 / JFBCContent Plugin v3.0.0 (11/17/2010)

  • Enhancement: Add new content plugin to show comments and like box in article views. An upgrade to the new 3.0.4 JFBCSocial plugin is also required for this new plugin to fully function.
  • Enhancement: Add ability to hide the like box that comes with the comment view

 JFBCSocial Plugin v3.0.3 / JFBCLike Module v3.0.1 (10/28/2010)

  • Bug fix: for non-SEF URL's, query string was not being used correctly and only base URL was set.
  • Bug fix: when retrieving parameters for JFBCLike url and JFBCShare shareToLike, the URL's were incorrectly split up in some cases, causing URL's to be incomplete

 JFBConnect v3.0.2 (09/29/2010)

  • Bug fix: Resolved a "Facebook API 100 Error" during login introduced by the 9/29/10 Facebook platform update. Only affected certain JFBConnect configurations.
  • Enhancement: Added support for profile importing into Kunena 1.6
  • Enhancement: Added a new JFBConnect System plugin. Currently helps to resolve some IE social module issues. Will have new features in near future.
  • Enhancement/Speed Improvement: Removed 2nd (optional) permission redirect request when not required. 1 less round-trip to Facebook on login/registration.
  • Enhancement/Speed Improvement: Updated to asynchronous loading of Facebook Javascript libraries for improved page load times.
  • Bug Fix (component): Removed erroneous call to logoutFacebookUser when proper connection to Facebook could not be acquired (rare).
  • Bug Fix (component): Removed some possible warnings from the backend overview page when the Facebook API settings were not configured.
  • Bug Fix (JFBCSocial plugin 10/14/2010): Fix bug where Facebook Javascript not properly included.

 JFBConnect v3.0.1 (09/19/2010)

  • Enhancement (All): Multi-Lingual Support - Load Facebook Javascript libraries based on the currently selected language in Joomla.
  • Enhancement/Speed Improvement (component): No longer require mootools on every page
  • Enhancement/Speed Improvement (component): Removed additional AJAX request for optional FB permissions during login
  • Enhancement (component): Added a "Disable SSL Verification" option in the Facebook Configuration area. To be used on servers with out of date SSL root certificates.
  • Enhancement (component): Replaced cURL method to fetch avatar. Solves issues on some server configurations.
  • Bug fix (component): Resolved issues when Facebook profile has no avatar
  • Bug fix (JFBCLogin): Prevent fatal error if JFBConnect is not installed

 JFBConnect v3.0.0 (09/06/2010)

  • Bug fix (JFBConnect component/JFBCLogin module): Auto-login redirect and logout issues
  • Bug fix (JFBCInvite module): fix for automatic resizing of Width
  • Bug fix (JFBConnect component): Security hardening based on feedback from Brian Teeman
  • Bug fix (JFBConnect component): Better image quality for imported avatars
  • Bug fix (JFBConnect component): Fix for JSON decode not included in PHP5.0-5.2
  • Bug fix (various modules): div text input could not be blank
  • Enhancement (JFBConnect component): Setting for accounts to be automatically mapped if a user from Facebook logs into the site using the same email address as an existing user
  • Enhancement (JFBCFan module): Add parameter for Page ID instead of hardcoding value to App ID
  • Enhancement (JFBCLike module): Add parameter for the URL to like instead of hardcoding value to the current page
  • Enhancement (JFBCComments module): Add ability to generate unique ID per page instead of using passed in parameter

 JFBConnect v3.0RC2 (08/16/2010)

  • New JFBCShare module: Let your users share your content on their Facebook wall
  • New JFBCSocial plugin: provides the ability to embed the JFBCLike, JFBCComments and JFBCShare functionality in page content using a system plugin
  • Bug fix (JFBCInvite): Fix bugs with module not sending out the invites to users properly
  • Bug fix (Social modules): Update Social modules to not require users to be logged in
  • Bug fix (Component): Fix mapping current users failure
  • Bug fix (Component): Fix log out of Joomla only bug
  • Bug fix (Component): Remove unused Request and Clear Request buttons out of Usermap administrative area
  • Bug fix (Component): Rename Facebook class to avoid conflicts with other extensions using the Facebook PHP SDK.
  • Enhancement (Component): Add CSS selectors to loginregister form for easier styling

 JFBConnect v3.0RC1 (08/09/2010)

  • Integration of Facebook Graph API
  • Auto-login
  • Speed improvements
  • Better administrative debugging capabilities
  • Analytics (active users per day/month/etc)
  • Enhanced support for 3rd party integration
  • New JFBCLike module: Add a "Like this" button to every page on your site with a few clicks
  • New JFBCRecommendations module: Give your users personalized suggestions for other pages on your site they may like
  • New JFBCComments module: Add a comment box to any page!
  • New JFBCFeed module: Show users what their friends are doing on your site through likes and comments (above)
  • New JFBCFan module: Add a "Fanbox" to your site
  • New JFBCFriends module: Show profile pictures of a user's friends who are already active on your site
  • New JFBCLiveStream module: Let your users share activity and comments in real-time
  • Bug fix (component): respect Joomla's return URLs
  • Bug fix (JFBCLogin): Add Dutch Translations
  • Bug fix (JFBCLogin): Fix/clarify remapping of Joomla users to Facebook users

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