Interest in Drupal got a significant boost in 2003 when it helped build "Dean Space" for Howard Dean, one of the candidates in the U. Democratic Party's primary campaign for the 2004 U. After Dean ended his campaign, members of his Web team continued to pursue their interest in developing a Web platform that could aid political activism by launching Civic Space Labs in July 2004, "..first company with full-time employees that was developing and distributing Drupal technology." Drupal 8 includes new features and improvements for both users and developers, including: a revamped user interface; WYSIWYG and in-place editing; improved mobile support; added and improved key contributed modules including Views, Date, and Entity Reference; introduced a new object-oriented backend leveraging Symfony components; revamped configuration management; and improved multilingual support.
Administrative page for handling updates from one Drupal version to another.
Point your browser to " and follow the instructions.
The standard release of Drupal, known as Drupal core, contains basic features common to content-management systems.
These include user account registration and maintenance, menu management, RSS feeds, taxonomy, page layout customization, and system administration.
Hi I run window server 2008 with IIS 7.5 without much knowledge on the system but running many websites.
I just entered the world of Drupal since last month. BUT when I go "update module" with update manager... ctools This link(my research link saving site) showes the captured image of my screen with other issues regarding permission.The Drupal core installation can serve as a simple Web site, a single- or multi-user blog, an Internet forum, or a community Web site providing for user-generated content.Drupal also describes itself as a Web application framework.If you are not logged in using either the site maintenance account or an account with the "Administer software updates" permission, you will need to modify the access check statement inside your file.After finishing the upgrade, be sure to open again, and change it back to its original state!Core modules also includes a hierarchical taxonomy system, which lets developers categorize content or tagged with key words for easier access.