This page lists important documentation changes and updates for Adobe Experience Manager in the last three months. 

You can also view previous documentation updates.

AEM 6.4

Date Topic Changes
July 19, 2018 Core Components Release 2.1.0 Release 2.1.0 of the core components is now available, introducing Image component improvements, a new Teaser component, and numerous bug fixes.
July 19, 2018 Image Serving and Image Rendering API

Image Serving 6.6.1 and Image Rendering 6.6.1 is now available for Dynamic Media on AEM and Dynamic Media Classic (Scene7).

See About this release.

July 17, 2018 Viewers Reference Guide

Viewers 5.10.1 is now available for Dynamic Media on AEM and Dynamic Media Classic (Scene7).

See Viewer Release Notes (5.10.1).

July 16, 2018 AEM 3D Assets 3.0.1 This feature pack for AEM 6.4.1.0 adds 3D capabilities to AEM Assets/Dynamic Media - Hybrid mode. For more information and installation instructions, see AEM 3D Release Notes.
July 13, 2018 Video Reporting

You can now configure video reporting across multiple installations of AEM Dynamic Media - Hybrid mode.

See Configuring Video Reporting.

July 11, 2018 Image Enhancements
Various image enhancements including better handling of SVG and relative launch maps have been introduced for AEM 6.3 in feature pack 24268 and for AEM 6.4 in feature pack 24267.
July 5, 2018 MC-CC integration
Bug fixes and editorial improvements in Configure AEM Assets integration with Marketing Cloud and Creative Cloud article.
July 5, 2018 Assets Smart Tags
Further improvements to the release notes and Configure Smart Tags article to structure better, fix bugs, and cross-link with related article.
July 5, 2018 Integrating with Adobe Analytics
Various updates to the Integrating with Adobe Analytics pages.
June 29, 2018 AEM 6.4.1.0 AEM 6.4.1.0 is available.
June 25, 2018 Touch UI Touch UI Feature Status page was updated for 6.4.
June 22, 2018 Single Page Applications

Additional SPA content is now available giving an walkthrough of how a SPA works within the AEM SPA editor, the architecture of SPAs in AEM, and examples of adapting your own component to work with an AEM SPA.

June 14, 2018 Enhanced Smart Tags Improved documentation on how to Configure Asset tagging using the Smart Content Service.
June 4, 2018 Cloud Manager Documentation on how to use Cloud Manager with AEM 6.4 is now available.
May 30, 2018
Package Validation Updated How to Work With Packages documentation with more details about the new package validation feature including the ability to validate ACLs.
May 30, 2018 Activity Map Activity map functionality for published pages as part of the page editor. How to configure and use.
May 25, 2018
GDPR Readiness GDPR Readiness with AEM.
May 4, 2018 AEM 6.4 Reference Materials

Reference Materials are available including:

  • Adobe AEM 6.4.0 API
  • API Differences
  • Granite UI (Touch-Optimized UI) API Documentation
  • Coral UI Guide
  • Widgets API (Classic UI) Documentation
  • UI Test Framework
  • Javascript API Reference
  • Editor Core Javascript API Reference
  • Single Page Applications Javascript API References
April 25, 2018 Dynamic Media: Carousel Viewer The new Carousel Viewer in Dynamic Media displays a carousel of non-zoomable banner images with clickable hotspots or regions. The purpose of this viewer is to implement a "shoppable carousel" experience where users can select a hotspot or a region over the banner image and get redirected to a Quickview or product detail page on the customer's website. It is designed to work on desktops and mobile devices.
April 24, 2018
Single Page Applications

Single page applications (SPAs) can offer compelling experiences for website users. Developers want to be able to build sites using SPA frameworks and authors want to seamlessly edit content within AEM for a site built as a SPA.

The SPA authoring feature (currently a technology preview) offers a comprehensive solution for supporting SPAs within AEM.

April 4, 2018 AEM 6.4 Release

Adobe Experience Manager 6.4 is an upgrade release to the Adobe Experience Manager 6.3 code base. It provides new and enhanced functionality, key customer fixes, high priority customer enhancements and general bug fixes oriented toward product stabilization. It also includes all Adobe Experience Manager 6.3 feature pack, hot fix, and service pack releases.

See the following:

Legacy Content

As of Oct. 24, 2017, legacy versions of AEM documentation have moved to a new location at https://helpx.adobe.com/experience-manager/aem-previous-versions.html.

The following versions were moved:

  • AEM 6.0
  • AEM 5.6.1
  • AEM 5.6
  • CQ 5.5
  • CQ 5.4
  • CQ 5.3
  • CRX 2.3
  • CRX 2.2
  • CRX 2.1
  • CRX 2.0

General Updates

Date Topic Changes
February 14, 2018 AEM releases and updates

Published one-stop hub for all available AEM releases and updates. It links out to the latest cumulative fix packs, service packs, feature packs, and hotfixes for AEM 6.3, AEM 6.2, and AEM 6.1.

See AEM releases and updates

AEM 6.3

Date Topic Changes
July 19, 2018 AEM 6.3
FP 24424 and FP 24425
Content Fragment Updates and Content Services Feature Pack
Content Fragments Updates and Content Services Feature Pack.
July 10, 2018 Adaptive Forms Create your first adaptive form tutorial and related articles in the series are available. 
July 5, 2018
Assets Smart Tags improvements to the Configure Smart Tags article to structure better, fix bugs, and cross-link with related article.
July 5, 2018 Integrating with Adobe Analytics
Various updates to the Integrating with Adobe Analytics pages.
June 25, 2018 AEM 6.3.2.2 Cumulative Fix Pack 6.3.2.2 for AEM 6.3 is available.
May 30, 2018 Activity Map Activity map functionality for published pages as part of the page editor. How to configure and use.
May 25, 2018
AEM 6.3 FP 22818
Content Fragment Updates and Content Services Feature Pack
Content Fragments Updates and Content Services Feature Pack.
May 10, 2018 AEM 6.3.2.1 Cumulative Fix Pack 6.3.2.1 for AEM 6.3 is available.
April 30, 2018 Integrating with Livefyre Added a page for Livefyre Integration (6.3)Livefyre Feature Pack 2.0.4, and Livefyre Feature Pack 2.0.2.
April 05, 2018 AEM 6.3.2.0 Service Pack 6.3.2.0 is available.
February 23, 2018 Revision Cleanup

Added a new section named "Running Online Revision Cleanup After Offline Revision Cleanup" that details what happens when online revision cleanup is executed after offline revision cleanup.

See Revision Cleanup.

February 19, 2018 HTML to PDF conversion using Forms PDF Generator

Added information to configure and use PhantomJS for converting HTML files to PDF using PDF Generator.

See Installing and configuring PDF Generator.

February 15, 2018 AEM Forms data integration

Added information to configure and integrate on-premises Microsoft Dynamics with AEM Forms using form data model.

See Microsoft Dynamics OData Configuration.

February 5, 2018 Adobe Analytics Integration Updates to Using Opt-In and Managed Polling Configurations. Also Seeing Page Analytics Data.
January 19, 2018 Core Components Release 2.0.0 Release 2.0.0 of the core components is now available, introducing version 2 of the existing components along with new components including Navigation, Language Navigation, and Quick Search components.
January 8, 2018 AEM 6.3 Cumulative Fix Pack 6.3.1.2
Cumulative Fix Pack 6.3.1.2 for AEM 6.3 is available.
December 14, 2017
Style System Feature Pack
The Style System feature pack and its associated documentation was released allowing a template author to define style classes in the component policy of components so that a content author can select these when editing the component on a page.

AEM 6.2

Date Topic Changes
June 11, 2018 AEM 6.2 Cumulative Fix Packs
Cumulative Fix Pack 15 for AEM 6.2 Service Pack 1 is available.
April 30, 2018 Integrating with Livefyre Added Integrating with Livefyre (6.2)Livefyre Feature Pack 2.0.4, and Livefyre Feature Pack 2.0.2.
April 10, 2018 AEM 6.2 Cumulative Fix Packs Cumulative Fix Pack 14 for AEM 6.2 Service Pack 1 is available.
March 12, 2018 AEM 6.2 Cumulative Fix Packs Cumulative Fix Pack 13 for AEM 6.2 Service Pack 1 is available.
February 13, 2018 AEM 6.2 Cumulative Fix Packs Cumulative Fix Pack 12 for AEM 6.2 Service Pack 1 is available.
January 18, 2018 AEM 6.2 Cumulative Fix Packs Cumulative Fix Pack 11 for AEM 6.2 Service Pack 1 is available.
December 8, 2017 AEM 6.2 Cumulative Fix Packs Cumulative Fix Pack 10 for AEM 6.2 Service Pack 1 is available.

AEM 6.1

Date Topics Changes
July 10, 2018 AEM 6.1 Cumulative Fix Packs Cumulative Fix Pack 16 for AEM 6.1 Service Pack 2 is available.
April 03, 2018 AEM 6.1 Cumulative Fix Packs Cumulative Fix Pack 15 for AEM 6.1 Service Pack 2 is available.
March 15, 2018 Oak Cumulative Fix Pack (OCFP) New page for AEM 6.1 Oak Cumulative Fix Pack Release Notes is available.
February 1, 2018 AEM 6.1 Cumulative Fix Packs Cumulative Fix Pack 14 for AEM 6.1 Service Pack 2 is available.
December 1, 2017 AEM 6.1 Cumulative Fix Packs Cumulative Fix Pack 13 for AEM 6.1 Service Pack 2 is available.

AEM Assets Brand Portal

Date Topic Changes
June, 28 2018 AEM Assets Brand Portal 6.4.1.1 Feature Pack

AEM Assets Brand Portal 6.4.1.1 release is a feature pack release, which offers security fixes and includes fixes for critical issues in Brand Portal.

What's new in AEM Assets Brand Portal

Brand Portal release notes

Brand Portal user guide

May, 17 2018 AEM Assets Brand Portal 6.4.1 release

AEM Assets Brand Portal 6.4.1 release was a platform upgrade release that included several new features and vital enhancements such as browsing, searching, and performance enhancements for fulfilling customer experiences. The documentation covers the following major updates:

  • Content tree-based navigation has been introduced to quickly navigate an asset hierarchy.
  • View Settings have been introduced to customize Card View and List View.
  • Download, search, and browsing performance have been optimized.
  • Lazy loading experience while browsing assets has been enhanced.
  • New link share report has been introduced.
  • Reporting interface is more intuitive with granular capabilities to customize reports.
  • Asset search has been enhanced with accurate time stamp filters, new Access type filter, new search options in File Type search filter, and capability to navigate back to search results.

What's new in AEM Assets Brand Portal

Brand Portal user guide

AEM Desktop App

Date Topic Changes
July 5, 2018 Version indepenent articles Updated the Desktop App articles (Use, Install, Troubleshoot, RNs, and Best Practices) to untie from AEM 6.4 release. The app works with multiple releases and articles are now version agnostic.
June 21, 2018 Release of v1.9.1 New version is made available with a few bug fixes. For details, see the release notes.
May 31, 2018 Release of v1.9
Documentation for AEM Desktop App 1.9 is now available.

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