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They cover:<br>\\n\\n<ul>\\n <li><a href=\\\"#Enhance\\\">Enhancements</a></li>\\n <li><a href=\\\"#Swat\\\">Bug Fixes</a></li>\\n <li><a href=\\\"#Usage\\\">Using Cornerstone</a></li>\\n</ul>\"\n}\n[/block]\n### <span id=\"Enhance\"> Enhancements </span>\n\n<span class=\"wideld\">The Cornerstone theme's 1.8.1 release includes these new features:</span> \n\n* On stores that have not yet launched, [viewing the storefront via control-panel login](https://support.bigcommerce.com/articles/Public/Previewing-a-Store-Before-Launch/) no longer displays a yellow maintenance notice reading: `Your store has not launched.` Instead, we now display an administrative bar across the top of the browser window, offering store owners an unobstructed view of their storefront. (This change does not apply to existing stores temporarily [down for maintenance](https://support.bigcommerce.com/articles/Public/Maintenance-Mode).) (CRO-97)\n\n* The new administrative bar includes several new features for easier navigation: Clicking the BigCommerce logo returns the user to the control panel. Clicking the `Customize Theme` link opens the same storefront page in Theme&#160;Editor. Also,  the store's preview code is now directly displayed at the administrative bar's right side. For details on using these features, please see the updated [Cornerstone Theme Manual](https://support.bigcommerce.com/articles/Public/Cornerstone-Theme-Manual).\n\n* For consistent navigation, [Theme Editor](https://support.bigcommerce.com/articles/Public/Using-the-Stencil-Theme-Editor) now provides a similar top administrative bar. The BigCommerce logo here similarly links back to the control panel. For pre-launch stores only, the preview code appears in the same top-right location. Clicking the new `View Fullscreen` link (or the adjacent `<<` link) collapses the left navigation panel, matching the corresponding feature in the control panel.\n\n* To conserve display space, we have removed Theme Editor's bottom navigation bar and consolidated its buttons into the new top administrative bar. The display-mode buttons (for mobile, tablet, and desktop views) have the same appearance in their new top location. The `Clear Changes`, `Save Changes`, and `Apply Theme` buttons have been relabeled `Clear`, `Save`, and `Publish`.\n\n\n### <span id=\"Swat\"> Bug Fixes </span>\n\n<span class=\"wideld\" id=\"182\">The Cornerstone theme's 1.8.2 release provides the following corrections:</span>\n\n* On category pages, product listings now automatically expand from three to four products per row when the sidebar is empty. (PR # [1018](https://github.com/bigcommerce/cornerstone/pull/1018); commit # [a72f7be](https://github.com/bigcommerce/cornerstone/pull/1018/commits/a72f7be340afd8696763a001c16fd99eca7a3887))\n\n* We have relaxed gift certificates' format validation. This allows imported third-party gift certificates, in arbitrary formats, to be valid on BigCommerce storefronts. (STENCIL-3533; PR # [1026](https://github.com/bigcommerce/cornerstone/pull/1026); commit # [2cc4bde](https://github.com/bigcommerce/cornerstone/pull/1026/commits/2cc4bde25b0ef047ee7bc9debca3f78b5367aff5))\n\n* In Theme Editor, a new `Product page` > `Product description tabs` check box allows store administrators to toggle on/off a tabbed display format for product descriptions and warranty information. (PR # [1030](https://github.com/bigcommerce/cornerstone/pull/1030); commit # [69f2fc7](https://github.com/bigcommerce/cornerstone/pull/1030/commits/69f2fc7b4baadb4735d3f232dccc240fc5036705))\n\n* `Quick View` links can now be displayed over products in list view. As in grid view, these links' visibility will now toggle on/off according to the storewide control-panel setting. (PR # [1033](https://github.com/bigcommerce/cornerstone/pull/1033); commit # [769b9b5](https://github.com/bigcommerce/cornerstone/pull/1033/commits/769b9b5cc3b485b45b02f4d23ee54ea39db63d7f))\n\n* Fixed a bug that prevented links in product review emails from properly opening a `Write a Review` form. (STENCIL-3508, STENCIL-3352; PR #[1017](https://github.com/bigcommerce/cornerstone/pull/1017), commit # [733a0af](https://github.com/bigcommerce/cornerstone/pull/1017/commits/733a0af690f105d41d7395fbfc369feb4a3aa225))\n\n* Fixed a bug that prevented the intended CSS styling from applying to the \"Down for Maintenance\" page. (STENCIL-3509; PR #  PR #[1016](https://github.com/bigcommerce/cornerstone/pull/1016), commit # [e473e11](https://github.com/bigcommerce/cornerstone/pull/1016/commits/e473e113123696666263d70b34db0323cdc7e95f))\n\n* <a name=\"template_file_1032\"></a> References to the deprecated `{{template_file}}` property are now updated to the replacement `{{template}}` property. (PR # [1032](https://github.com/bigcommerce/cornerstone/pull/1032); commit # [547b511](https://github.com/bigcommerce/cornerstone/pull/1032/commits/547b511d366c0fed046fb5c0fcfd59b30d271abf))\n[block:html]\n{\n  \"html\": \"<h3> <a name=\\\"Usage\\\"></a> Using Cornerstone </h3>\\n\\n<ul>\\n  <li>Are you a merchant using our Cornerstone theme? Please see the Cornerstone Theme Manual <a href=\\\"https://support.bigcommerce.com/articles/Public/Cornerstone-Theme-Manual\\\">here</a>.\\n  </li>\\n</ul>\"\n}\n[/block]","excerpt":"(Each Cornerstone release includes enhancements and bug fixes from earlier Cornerstone releases.)","slug":"cornerstone-18x-theme-release-notes","type":"basic","title":"Cornerstone 1.8.x Theme – Release Notes"}

Cornerstone 1.8.x Theme – Release Notes

(Each Cornerstone release includes enhancements and bug fixes from earlier Cornerstone releases.)

[block:html] { "html": "<!--\nCorrect `{{template_file}}` glitches:\n Roll back https://github.com/bigcommerce/cornerstone/pull/1032:\nhttps://github.com/bigcommerce/cornerstone/pull/1049/files\n\nhttps://jira.bigcommerce.com/browse/STENCIL-2922\n ^ Fix issue of JavaScript not running on custom template pages, by changing Cornerstone to use `page_type` instead of `template_file`\\/ \nhttps://github.com/bigcommerce/cornerstone/pull/1050\n-->\n\nThese release notes are intended for BigCommerce store owners using the Cornerstone theme on the Stencil framework. They cover:<br>\n\n<ul>\n <li><a href=\"#Enhance\">Enhancements</a></li>\n <li><a href=\"#Swat\">Bug Fixes</a></li>\n <li><a href=\"#Usage\">Using Cornerstone</a></li>\n</ul>" } [/block] ### <span id="Enhance"> Enhancements </span> <span class="wideld">The Cornerstone theme's 1.8.1 release includes these new features:</span> * On stores that have not yet launched, [viewing the storefront via control-panel login](https://support.bigcommerce.com/articles/Public/Previewing-a-Store-Before-Launch/) no longer displays a yellow maintenance notice reading: `Your store has not launched.` Instead, we now display an administrative bar across the top of the browser window, offering store owners an unobstructed view of their storefront. (This change does not apply to existing stores temporarily [down for maintenance](https://support.bigcommerce.com/articles/Public/Maintenance-Mode).) (CRO-97) * The new administrative bar includes several new features for easier navigation: Clicking the BigCommerce logo returns the user to the control panel. Clicking the `Customize Theme` link opens the same storefront page in Theme&#160;Editor. Also, the store's preview code is now directly displayed at the administrative bar's right side. For details on using these features, please see the updated [Cornerstone Theme Manual](https://support.bigcommerce.com/articles/Public/Cornerstone-Theme-Manual). * For consistent navigation, [Theme Editor](https://support.bigcommerce.com/articles/Public/Using-the-Stencil-Theme-Editor) now provides a similar top administrative bar. The BigCommerce logo here similarly links back to the control panel. For pre-launch stores only, the preview code appears in the same top-right location. Clicking the new `View Fullscreen` link (or the adjacent `<<` link) collapses the left navigation panel, matching the corresponding feature in the control panel. * To conserve display space, we have removed Theme Editor's bottom navigation bar and consolidated its buttons into the new top administrative bar. The display-mode buttons (for mobile, tablet, and desktop views) have the same appearance in their new top location. The `Clear Changes`, `Save Changes`, and `Apply Theme` buttons have been relabeled `Clear`, `Save`, and `Publish`. ### <span id="Swat"> Bug Fixes </span> <span class="wideld" id="182">The Cornerstone theme's 1.8.2 release provides the following corrections:</span> * On category pages, product listings now automatically expand from three to four products per row when the sidebar is empty. (PR # [1018](https://github.com/bigcommerce/cornerstone/pull/1018); commit # [a72f7be](https://github.com/bigcommerce/cornerstone/pull/1018/commits/a72f7be340afd8696763a001c16fd99eca7a3887)) * We have relaxed gift certificates' format validation. This allows imported third-party gift certificates, in arbitrary formats, to be valid on BigCommerce storefronts. (STENCIL-3533; PR # [1026](https://github.com/bigcommerce/cornerstone/pull/1026); commit # [2cc4bde](https://github.com/bigcommerce/cornerstone/pull/1026/commits/2cc4bde25b0ef047ee7bc9debca3f78b5367aff5)) * In Theme Editor, a new `Product page` > `Product description tabs` check box allows store administrators to toggle on/off a tabbed display format for product descriptions and warranty information. (PR # [1030](https://github.com/bigcommerce/cornerstone/pull/1030); commit # [69f2fc7](https://github.com/bigcommerce/cornerstone/pull/1030/commits/69f2fc7b4baadb4735d3f232dccc240fc5036705)) * `Quick View` links can now be displayed over products in list view. As in grid view, these links' visibility will now toggle on/off according to the storewide control-panel setting. (PR # [1033](https://github.com/bigcommerce/cornerstone/pull/1033); commit # [769b9b5](https://github.com/bigcommerce/cornerstone/pull/1033/commits/769b9b5cc3b485b45b02f4d23ee54ea39db63d7f)) * Fixed a bug that prevented links in product review emails from properly opening a `Write a Review` form. (STENCIL-3508, STENCIL-3352; PR #[1017](https://github.com/bigcommerce/cornerstone/pull/1017), commit # [733a0af](https://github.com/bigcommerce/cornerstone/pull/1017/commits/733a0af690f105d41d7395fbfc369feb4a3aa225)) * Fixed a bug that prevented the intended CSS styling from applying to the "Down for Maintenance" page. (STENCIL-3509; PR # PR #[1016](https://github.com/bigcommerce/cornerstone/pull/1016), commit # [e473e11](https://github.com/bigcommerce/cornerstone/pull/1016/commits/e473e113123696666263d70b34db0323cdc7e95f)) * <a name="template_file_1032"></a> References to the deprecated `{{template_file}}` property are now updated to the replacement `{{template}}` property. (PR # [1032](https://github.com/bigcommerce/cornerstone/pull/1032); commit # [547b511](https://github.com/bigcommerce/cornerstone/pull/1032/commits/547b511d366c0fed046fb5c0fcfd59b30d271abf)) [block:html] { "html": "<h3> <a name=\"Usage\"></a> Using Cornerstone </h3>\n\n<ul>\n <li>Are you a merchant using our Cornerstone theme? Please see the Cornerstone Theme Manual <a href=\"https://support.bigcommerce.com/articles/Public/Cornerstone-Theme-Manual\">here</a>.\n </li>\n</ul>" } [/block]