Week Ending 24 March 2017

The following information summarizes what was released in the edX platform during the week ending 24 March 2017.

The edX engineering wiki Release Pages provide 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.


Previously, learners and course teams could not enter a line break between paragraphs in the discussion forum. This issue has been resolved. (TNL-6231)

On the Programs page of learners’ dashboards, each program card clearly displays the number of courses completed, enrolled in, and remaining in the program. (ECOM-6601)

Program certificates now include social sharing buttons so that learners can share their achievement on LinkedIn, Facebook, and Twitter. (ECOM-6578)


From a course or program’s About page, learners can now enroll in any of the course’s available course runs. (ECOM-7262)

In course search results on edx.org, if a course has multiple runs, only one course card is returned. (ECOM-6815)