Build History of Oxygen XML Web Author Releases

Build ID: 2023021714

Wed, 8 March 2023 10:00:00 GMT


  • This build addresses a vulnerability that could lead to information disclosure.

Build ID: 2022110410

Tue, 22 November 2022 10:00:00 GMT


  • Fixed an issue where the tags display mode options were translated before plugins could change or add new translations.

Security/Component Update:

  • Updated the Apache Batik library to version 1.16.
  • Updated the Apache Shiro library to version 1.9.1.


  • Fixed issue where the Cross Reference action inserted the "xref" element from no-namespace (xmlns="") instead of using the "" namespace.


  • Fixed an issue where deleting a Korean composition using the Backspace key triggered a wrong selection and duplicated the tags of the current element.


  • Fixed an issue where the file browser did not work properly for documents opened from Git when the branch name contains encodable characters (e.g.: /).

Concurrent Editing:

  • Fixed an issue where an error appeared in the logs when a user left a concurrent editing session.


  • Fixed an issue where links that contain an anchor failed to load.


  • Fixed an issue where links that contain an anchor failed to load.

Build ID: 2022070522

Fri, 8 July 2022 10:00:00 GMT


  • The "transform" function is now supported.


  • Fixed an issue where editing did not work on iOS.

Web Author Publishing Plugin:

  • Fixed an issue where publishing failed if the temporary directory was a symbolic link.

Author/Smart Paste:

  • Improved ID generation when the user pastes sections copied from an HTML page or Word document.


  • Fixed an issue where the "Jump to line" action name was displayed as "undefined" in the Text mode.


  • Fixed a rendering issue where the toolbar's scroll buttons overflowed with their parent component.

Concurrent Editing:

  • Fixed an issue where sometimes changes made in the last 5 seconds before a browser crash were not saved.

Security / Component Update:

  • Updated RESTEasy from version 4.5.8 to version 4.6.0.Final tot overcome CVE-2020-1695.
  • Switched to using the Nokogiri fork of the NekoHTML library, which contains some security updates.
  • Updated the Jackson Databind library to version

Attributes pane/DITA:

  • Fixed an issue where attributes could not be changed after navigating to a new topic from the DITA Map pane.


  • Improved performance in some cases when opening files from a Bitbucket server.


  • Fixed an issue where the Insert Special Characters action was added on the toolbar multiple times.

DITA Map pane:

  • A new ditaMapSide loading option was added to control whether the DITA Map pane is displayed on the left or right side of the editor.

Build ID: 2022030809

Thu, 10 March 2022 10:00:00 GMT