June 17, 2014

The following information reflects what is new in the edX Platform as of June 17, 2014. See previous pages in this document for a history of changes.

edX Studio

  • For videos, you can now create a transcript file that functions as a table of contents. The file contains links to different parts of the video. (BLD-933)

  • Course teams can now set the Matlab API key globally in the advanced settings for the course.

edX Learning Management System

  • Mandarin Chinese has been added as a language option.

  • When you search a discussion forum, the search engine now retrieves common misspellings and alternate spellings of the search term. (FOR-591)

  • When a course has no content, users who try to access the course see a “No content has been added to this course” message rather than a 404 or 500 error message.

  • The edX user ID is now included in student profile information. (LMS-2791)