Week of 11 January 2016

The following information summarizes what is new in the edX Platform this week.

The edX engineering wiki Release Pages provide access to detailed information about every change made to the edx-platform GitHub repository. If you are interested in additional information about every change in a release, create a user account for the wiki and review the dated release pages.


An error that prevented the “View as a specific student” feature from presenting course content has been resolved. (TNL-3556)

Open edX

System administrators can now add custom fields to the registration page for their Open edX instances. Fields can be of different types, including drop-down and text entry. For more information, see Adding Custom Fields to the Registration Page.