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What's new in CF173

This HCL Digital Experience 9.5 Container Update release include new WCM REST APIs, and Tech Previews for Content Composer and Digital Asset Management, and more.

This site describes new features in each release. Go to the HCL Software Support Site and HCL DX Software Fix list for the list of software fixes, including Container Update releases.

You can access product software at HCL Software Licensing Portal. See Step-by-step guide to downloading DX products and accessing Customer Support for more information.

You can access the latest software requirements and updates that support HCL Digital Experience solutions from the HCL Support pages topic: HCL Digital Experience V9.5, V9.0, and V8.5 detailed system requirements.

Web Content Manager Mirror syndication - Disable full build option

An option to disable the rebuild with the WCM mirror syndication option is now available. This option can be set using the WCM Configuration service on the syndicator. See Manually syndicating items.

New WCM Restore Version REST API

The Restore version API supports restoring content versions to a previous level. See How to use REST with Versions.

New Enhanced WCM Content Template API Element Configuration

The Enhanced Content Template API Element Configuration Updates allows the configuration of template elements to be updated. See How to set default content values for content templates by using REST.

New WCM Export Digital Asset Management references API

The Web Content Manager Export DAM references API REST service can be used to retrieve content or components with references to externally managed resources, using the Digital Asset Manager plugin. See How to use REST with content items.

New Experience API samples

Two new samples are provided for use with the HCL Digital Experience 9.5 Experience API, supporting Sample login and content update process flow, and Get roles with authentication functions. See the Experience API Sample Calls.

New HCL Content Composer – Tech Preview in HCL Digital Experience 9.5 CF173

Content Composer delivers simplified processes for creating and managing Digital Experience site content.  Users can access a Tech Preview of the Content Composer features in HCL Digital Experience 9.5 Container Update CF173 and higher releases. See HCL Digital Experience 9.5 CF173 Content Composer – Tech Preview for details.

New Digital Asset Management – Tech Preview in HCL Digital Experience 9.5 CF173

Digital Asset Management delivers a central platform to store and include rich media assets in Digital Experience site content to present engaging, consistently branded experiences across digital channels. Users can access a Tech Preview of the Digital Asset Management features in HCL Digital Experience 9.5 Container Update CF173 and higher releases. See HCL Digital Experience 9.5 CF173 Digital Asset Management – Tech Preview for details.

Downloading DX products and accessing Customer Support

The HCL Digital Experience 9.5 detailed system support statements are updated and published on the HCL Digital Experience Support site. You can go to the HCL Software Licensing Portal to access and download product software. For more information, see the Step-by-step guide to downloading DX products and accessing Customer Support.


Last update: September 12, 2022