Plone

by Plone Foundation last modified Feb 09, 2014 12:17 PM

Leading open source CMS for Content Management, Document Management and Knowledge Management. Get your intranet, portal, web site or community site up and running in minutes!

Project Description

Plone is powerful and flexible.

It is ideal as an intranet and extranet server, as a document publishing system, a portal server and as a groupware tool for collaboration between separately located entities.

Plone is easy to use.

The Plone Team includes usability experts who have made Plone easy and attractive for content managers to add, update, and maintain content.

Plone is easy to install.

You can install Plone with a click-and-run installer, and have a content management system running on your computer in just a few minutes.

Plone is international.

The Plone interface has been translated into over 40 languages, and tools exist for managing multilingual content.

Plone is standard.

Plone carefully follows standards for usability and accessibility. Plone pages are compliant with US Section 508, and the W3C's AA rating for accessibility, in addition to using best-practice web standards like XHTML and CSS.

Plone is Open Source.

Plone is licensed under the GNU General Public License, the same license Linux uses. This gives you the right to use Plone without a license fee, and to improve upon the product.

Plone is supported.

There are over three hundred developers in the Plone Development Team around the world, and a multitude of companies specializing in Plone development and support.

Plone is extensible.

There are many add-on products for Plone that add new features and content types. In addition, Plone can be scripted using web standard solutions and Open Source languages.

Plone is technology neutral.

Plone can interoperate with most relational database systems, open source and commercial, and runs on a vast array of platforms, including Linux, Windows, Mac OS X, Solaris and BSD.

Plone is protected.

The nonprofit Plone Foundation was formed in 2004 to promote the use of Plone around the world and protect the Plone IP and trademarks.

See Plone's Documentation Section for instructions on installing and customizing Plone.

Current Release
Plone 4.3.2

Released Dec 23, 2013. There may be hotfixes applicable to this release. Always check the Plone Hotfix Page before production deployment.

Bugfix release for the Plone 4.3.x series.
More about this release…

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Unified Installer (source kit; installs on Linux/BSD/OS X)
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VirtualBox/Vagrant install kit
Download file Get Plone for Mac OS X
OS X Lion/Mountain Lion Binary Installer
If you are using Plone 3.2 or higher, you probably want to install this product with buildout. See our tutorial on installing add-on products with buildout for more information.

All Releases

Version Released Description Compatibility Status
4.3.3 Bugfix release for the Plone 4.3.x series. More about this release…
Plone 4.3
pre-release
4.3.2 Dec 23, 2013 Bugfix release for the Plone 4.3.x series. More about this release…
Plone 4.3
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4.3.1 Jun 25, 2013 Bugfix release for Plone 4.3 More about this release…
Plone 4.3
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4.3 Apr 15, 2013 The third feature release in the Plone 4 series. More about this release…
Plone 4.2
Plone 4.1
Plone 4
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4.2.7 Dec 10, 2013 Bug fix release for the Plone 4.2.x series. More about this release…
Plone 4.2
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4.2.6 Sep 12, 2013 Bug fix release for the 4.2.x series More about this release…
Plone 4.2
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4.2.5 Mar 20, 2013 Bugfix release for the Plone 4.2 series More about this release…
Plone 4.2
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4.2.4 Jan 27, 2013 Bugfix release for the Plone 4.2 series More about this release…
Plone 4.2
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4.2.3 Jan 08, 2013 Bugfix release for the Plone 4.2 series More about this release…
Plone 4.2
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4.2.2 Jan 08, 2013 Bugfix release for the Plone 4.2 series More about this release…
Plone 4.2
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4.2.1 Sep 07, 2012 Bugfix release for Plone 4.2 More about this release…
Plone 4.2
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4.2 Jul 05, 2012 The second feature release in the Plone 4 series. More about this release…
Plone 4.1
Plone 4
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4.1.6 Jul 05, 2012 Bugfix release for Plone 4.1 More about this release…
Plone 4.1
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4.1.5 May 31, 2012 Bugfix release for Plone 4.1 More about this release…
Plone 4.1
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4.1.4 Feb 27, 2012 Bugfix release for Plone 4.1 More about this release…
Plone 4.1
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4.1.3 Dec 08, 2011 Bugfix release for Plone 4.1 More about this release…
Plone 4.1
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4.1.2 Oct 13, 2011 Bugfix release for Plone 4.1 More about this release…
Plone 4.1
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4.1.1 Oct 08, 2011 Bugfix release for Plone 4.1 More about this release…
Plone 4.1
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4.1 Aug 08, 2011 The second feature release in the 4.x series. More about this release…
Plone 4
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4.0.9 Oct 12, 2011 Bug fix release for the 4.0 series. More about this release…
Plone 4
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4.0.8 Bug fix release for the 4.0 series More about this release…
Plone 4
pre-release
4.0.7 Jun 10, 2011 Bug fix release for the 4.0 series More about this release…
Plone 4
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4.0.6.1 Bug Fix Release in Plone 4.0 series More about this release…
Plone 4
pre-release
4.0.5 Apr 13, 2011 Bugfix release for the Plone 4.0 series More about this release…
Plone 4
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4.0.4 Mar 05, 2011 Bugfix release for Plone 4.0. More about this release…
Plone 4
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4.0.3 Jan 28, 2011 Bugfix release for Plone 4.0 More about this release…
Plone 4
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4.0.2 Nov 23, 2010 Bugfix release for Plone 4.0 More about this release…
Plone 4
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4.0.10 Adds patches for the vulnerabilities announced in advisory #20110928. More about this release…
Plone 4
pre-release
4.0.1 Oct 08, 2010 Bugfix release for Plone 4.0 More about this release…
Plone 4
final
4.0 Sep 01, 2010 Plone 4 is focused on improving the speed, manageability and appearance of Plone while upgrading the underlying infrastructure in preparation for Plone 5. This version includes significant performance improvements, a new theme, search and indexing improvements, group dashboards, reduced memory footprint, improved handling of large files & media, faster folder implementation, better management of users and groups, dynamic forms using jQuery tools, and an improved first-run and upgrade experience. More about this release…
Plone 4
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3.3.6 Oct 03, 2011 Large bug fix release for Plone 3.3 More about this release…
Plone 3
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3.3.5 Mar 17, 2010 Bugfix release for Plone 3.3. More about this release…
Plone 3
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3.3.4 Jan 18, 2010 Bugfix release for Plone 3.3. Includes a new release of Zope (2.10.11), which fixes a potential security issue, and a new release of KSS which avoids invoking Java when loaded. Please note that if you're using collective.indexing, you will need to upgrade to at least version 1.5. More about this release…
Plone 3
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3.3.3 Jan 09, 2010 A bugfix release for Plone 3.3.x. More about this release…
Plone 3
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3.3.2 Nov 20, 2009 A bugfix release for Plone 3.3.x. More about this release…
Plone 3
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3.3.1 Sep 09, 2009 This is a maintenance release for Plone 3.3. It features a performance fix, translation updates and several stability improvements. More about this release…
Plone 3
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3.3 Aug 19, 2009 After Plone 3.2 (which focused on packaging/installer improvements), this is a minor release that adds some new features. It does not include any major changes: all products that work with Plone 3.0, 3.1 & 3.2 should also work in Plone 3.3. The upgrade from Plone 3.x is simple and non-invasive, ensuring a smooth upgrade experience. More about this release…
Plone 3
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3.2.3 Jul 11, 2009 Bugfix release for the Plone 3.2.x series More about this release…
Plone 3
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3.2.2 Apr 09, 2009 Bugfix release for the Plone 3.2.x series More about this release…
Plone 3
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3.2.1 Feb 07, 2009 Maintenance release for the Plone 3.2.x series More about this release…
Plone 3
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3.2 Feb 07, 2009 The 3.2 release mainly focuses on improving the packaging (eggs, buildout) and installer experience, and is based on Plone 3.1. It does not include any major changes: all products that work with Plone 3.0 & 3.1 should also work in Plone 3.2. The upgrade from Plone 3.x is simple and non-invasive, ensuring a smooth upgrade experience. More about this release…
Zope 2.10
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3.1.7 Nov 14, 2008 Bugfix release for Plone 3.x More about this release… final
3.1.6 Oct 11, 2008 Bugfix release for the Plone 3.1 series More about this release… final
3.1.5.1 Aug 26, 2008 Bugfix release for Plone 3.1.x More about this release…
Plone 3
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3.1.4 Jul 30, 2008 This is a bugfix release for the Plone 3.1 series. It fixes bugs in the sharing page, through-the-web-customization and the updates the French translation of the Kupu visual editor to avoid an error message. More about this release… final
3.1.3 Jul 16, 2008 Bugfix release for Plone 3.1.x More about this release… final
3.1.2 Jun 05, 2008 Bugfix release for the Plone 3.1 series. More about this release… final
3.1.1 May 02, 2008 Bugfix release for Plone 3.1. This release fixes two critical problems in the CSRF protection for user management pages as well as a fix for a possible Zope startup problem. More about this release… final
3.1 May 02, 2008 The 3.1 release is a feature upgrade release for Plone 3.0. It introduces new features and polishes existing features but does not include any major changes: all products that work with Plone 3.0 should also work in Plone 3.1. The upgrade from Plone 3.0 is simple and non-invasive, guaranteeing a smooth upgrade experience. More about this release… final
3.0.6 Feb 16, 2008 Sixth maintenance release for Plone 3.0. More about this release…
Plone 3
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3.0.5 Jan 07, 2008 This is the fifth maintenance release of Plone 3.0. More about this release…
Plone 3
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3.0.4 Dec 10, 2007 This is the fourth maintenance release of Plone 3.0. This releases fixes stability problems introduced by the security fix for the CVE-2007-5741 security issue as well as several other fixes. More about this release… final
3.0.3 Dec 05, 2007 This is a maintenance release for Plone 3.0. This release fixes a number of small bugs and includes a fix for the CVE-2007-5741 security issue. More about this release…
Plone 3
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3.0.2 Oct 25, 2007 This is a bugfix release for Plone 3.0. This releases fixes several minor problems that were found by users and integrators after the 3.0 and 3.0.1 releases. More about this release…
Plone 3
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3.0.1 Oct 09, 2007 First maintenance release for Plone 3.0. This releases fixes several minor problems that were found by users and integrators after the 3.0 release. More about this release…
Zope 2.10
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3.0 Aug 21, 2007 Aims to make Plone more efficient to work with. This release adds versioning, locking, inline editing and validation, link integrity, intranet/extranet workflows, wiki support, OpenID support, and full-text indexing of Word/PDF. (If you're not using the installers, please note that this release requires Zope 2.10.4 and Python 2.4.4 — earlier versions will not work) More about this release…
Plone 3
final
2.5.5 Dec 05, 2007 This is a maintenance release for Plone 2.5. This release fixes a number of bugs and includes a fix for the CVE-2007-5741 security issue. More about this release…
Zope 2.9
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2.5.4 Oct 25, 2007 A new minor release of Plone 2.5. Includes fixes for more reliable migrations, minor UI enhancements, as well as better performance for saving objects. More about this release…
Plone 2.5
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2.5.3 May 18, 2007 Important security fixes for potential XSS vulnerabilities, faster and more robust migration code, and more. A mandatory update. More about this release…
Plone 2.5
Zope 2.9
Zope 2.8
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2.5.2 Jan 17, 2007 Fixes to External Editor, LiveSearch, IE7 compatibility and many other things. More about this release…
Zope 2.9
Zope 2.8
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2.5.1 Oct 03, 2006 First maintenance release for Plone 2.5. This features a number of important security improvements and bug fixes, and is a required upgrade for Plone 2.5 users. More about this release…
Zope 2.9
Zope 2.8
final
2.5 Sep 19, 2006 Integrating with PAS and Zope 3 views. Note: An updated version of the "Universal" installer was added on September 8, 2006 More about this release…
Zope 2.9
Zope 2.8
final
2.1.4 Sep 19, 2006 Fourth maintenance release in the Plone 2.1 series. This features a number of important security and bug fixes, and is a required upgrade for Plone 2.1 users. More about this release…
Zope 2.8
Zope 2.7
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2.1.3 Jun 03, 2006 The third maintenance release in the Plone 2.1 series. Focus on bug fixes. Read on for further details. More about this release…
Zope 2.8
Zope 2.7
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2.1.2 Jan 20, 2006 The second maintenance release in the Plone 2.1 series. Focus on bug fixes and migration improvements. Read on for further details. More about this release…
Zope 2.8
Zope 2.7
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2.1.1 Oct 13, 2005 The first maintenance release in the Plone 2.1 series. More about this release…
Archetypes 1.3.5
Zope 2.8.4
Zope 2.7.8
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2.1 Sep 06, 2005 This release of Plone focuses on Archetypes-based default content types, user interface improvements, speed improvements and new navigation tree/site map. More about this release…
Archetypes 1.3.5
Zope 2.7.8
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2.0.5 Dec 01, 2004 Plone 2.0.5 fixes many small issues with Plone 2.0.4 and has seen improvements in areas like Google indexing, printer stylesheets, and AM/PM support. More about this release… final
2.0.4 Aug 16, 2004 More about this release…
Plone 2.0
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2.0.3 May 20, 2004 More about this release…
Plone 2.0
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2.0.2 May 13, 2004 More about this release…
Plone 2.0
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2.0.1 May 04, 2004 More about this release…
Plone 2.0
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2.0 Mar 23, 2004 More about this release…
Plone 2.0
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1.0.6 May 19, 2004 More about this release…
Plone 1.0
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1.0.5 Sep 09, 2003 More about this release…
Plone 1.0
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1.0.4 Aug 14, 2003 More about this release…
Plone 1.0
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1.0.3 Jun 19, 2003 More about this release…
Plone 1.0
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1.0.2 Jun 03, 2003 More about this release…
Plone 1.0
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1.0.1 Feb 19, 2003 More about this release…
Plone 1.0
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1.0 Feb 06, 2003 More about this release…
Plone 1.0
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