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Comprehensive documentation for subshell's content management system Sophora. Browse the documentation or search for help topics.

These pages refer to an older release of Sophora (version 3). We supply documentation for all versions of Sophora. You'll find the list here. Note that support for this versions expires 2021-04-16T13:50:13.261+02:00.

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Sophora Release Notes and General Info

Release Notes

Sophora Release Notes including Update Notes, Covered Issues, UI Changes and API Changes. more

Neu im Sophora CMS

Alles über die neueste Sophora-Version. more

What's new in Sophora CMS?

Check out what's new in the latest version Sophora version. more

Documentation for Editors

DeskClient User Guide

Learn how to use Sophora's DeskClient to create and manage content. more

Authoring with the MobileClient

Learn how to create, edit and publish content with Sophora's MobileClient. more

Editor Cheat Sheets

Sophora DeskClient Cheat Sheet German
Sophora DeskClient Cheat Sheet English

Documentation for Modules and Add-ons

ACS Guide

Use Sophora’s Add-on Additional Content Server (ACS) in order to edit content from two separate operating Sophora server with just one editor. more

Admin Dashboard Guide

Instructions on how to install, run, and use the Sophora Advanced Administration Dashboard more

Breaking News Guide

This guide provides detailed information about the add-on components so that editors are able to create and publish breaking news in a simple workflow. more

Chronicle Guide

Learn how to create and compile timelines easily with Sophora's add-on Chronicle. more

Cluster Guide

The add-on ensures the continuation of content creation in case of planned updates or an unlikely crash of Sophora’s master server without any breaks. more

Courier Guide

Sophora’s Add-On Courier manages mailing lists, subscriptions and sending newsletters. more

Data Store Guide

The add-on Data Store makes it possible to store binary files more efficiently, in either a cloud binary store, database or in the file system. more

Date Search Guide

Find out more about the Add-on Date Search in order to search in your content by dates. more

DDJM Guide

By using Sophora’s geographic data table you can collect and manage extensive geographic information easily. more

EPG Guide

Find out more about the add-on Electronic Program Guide in order to create a program list including a built-in plausibility check. more

Feed Manager Guide

Search, read and import content easily from internal or external sources. This add-on quickly converts content from any XML-feed into documents. more

Maps Guide

Take advantage of Maps: Learn how to handle Sophora's add-on in order to create interactive maps. more

MobileClient Guide

Sophora's MobileClient enables editors a simple and uncomplicated access to Sophora - while on the road or at the desk. more

Multisite Plus Guide

With Multisite Plus the globally valid document model can be customized for web sites or parts of web sites. more

Repo Exporter Guide

The Sophora Repo Exporter makes it easy to export parts of a repository. This is useful i.e. for copying current live data to a fresh test system. more

Social Media Connector Guide

The Social Media Connector is an independent Java program that can publish content to social media services (such as Twitter, Facebook etc.). more

Social Media Quote Guide

Learn how to quote social media content with Sophora's Social Media Quote add on. more

TableStar Guide

TableStar takes sports results from various sources, calculates a variety of tables and delivers them centrally. more

Taxo Guide

Get information about how to use and integrate Taxo in Sophora and inform yourself about the benefits of the add-on. more

Add-on Teletext 2.0

Editorial departments can with the help of the add-on teletext 2.0 integrate teletext into the Sophora workflow and maintain familiar working methods. more

Tiles Guide

Obtain further information on how to edit details of multiple components with Sophora's add-on Tiles from here. more

UGC Guide

Learn how to manage comments, votings and quizzes with Sophora's UGC add on. more

YouTube Connector Guide

The YouTube Connector (internal name "AVTool") is an independent Java program that can upload videos to YouTube. more

Change Registry

The Sophora Change Registry provides an easy way to synchronize content changes with external systems. more

Documentation for Administrators & Developers

Sophora Administration Guide

Learn everything about your possibilities to configure, manage and administrate the Sophora [sophora] DeskClient. more

Sophora Server

Learn more about Sophora's server infrastructure. more

Content Delivery Framework Guide

Learn more about Sophora's content delivery infrastructure & template development. more

Importer Guide

The Importer is an independent Java program that creates or updates documents in a Sophora repository based on Sophora XML. more

Indexer Guide

Sophora's Indexer synchronises a search engine's index with the documents of the Sophora server. more

Linkchecker Guide

The Linkchecker verifies the availability of the hyperlinks in link documents. more

DeskClient MobileClient Importer Server Delivery