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Information for installing Crowd can be found here. If you're upgrading from a previous version, make sure to see the Upgrade Guide.

The list below is a summary of the Crowd releases for which Atlassian still provides support. The changelogs, included in the release notes for individual release, have details of the related bug-fix releases.

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21 November 2022

  • New type of connection pooling: Dynamic LDAP connection pool
  • Encrypting the database password
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17 May 2022

  • HTML in email notifications
  • Announcement banner on the login page
  • Support for PostgreSQL 13 and PostgreSQL 14
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15 October 2021

  • Sync users based on their access rights (Data Center)
  • Log in with your email address (Data Center)
  • Verify new email addresses
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21 April 2021

  • Scheduling with cron expressions
  • Pruning delegated directories
  • Active Object support
  • New supported platforms
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15 October 2020

  • Passwords to external systems now encrypted
  • New attribute mapping when importing users via CSV
  • Look and feel of the login screen
  • Improvements to directory details and audit log screens
  • Performance improvements
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22 June 2020

  • Support for local groups in Azure Active Directory

  • UI and UX improvements

  • New supported environments

  • Performance improvements

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25 February 2020

  • Improved authentication performance for multiple directories
  • Support for JDK 11
  • Improved performance of nested groups
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3 October 2019

  • Universal Plugin Manager
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3 September 2019

  • Azure AD group filtering
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4 July 2019

  • Centralized license visibility
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13 March 2019

  • Crowd SSO 2.0
  • UI Refreshed
  • Improved UX of managing group direct members
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27 September 2018

  • Delegated group level administration
  • Crowd loves email
  • Multiple server alert addresses
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20 April 2018

  • Extended audit log
  • Azure AD support for Azure Germany
  • Easier email configuration testing
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27 November 2017

  • Automatically assigning groups per application
  • Support for newer databases versions
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17 August 2017

  • Introducing Crowd Data Center
  • Microsoft Azure Active Directory
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25 April 2017

  • Audit log
  • Directory failover
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12 January 2017

  • Improved license counting
  • Get support easily with the Support Tools Plugin
  • Performance improvements
  • Support for newer databases versions
Release Notes
Last modified on Nov 21, 2022

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