WordPress 4.7.4 is now available. The release contains 47 maintenance enhancements and fixes. Chief among them includes a visual editorÂ compatibility fixÂ for an upcoming version of Chrome.
WordPress April 2017 Maintenance Update
With the new update, uploading audio and video files will no longer result in broken thumbnails. The versionâ€™s REST API also received a few enhancements that are related to data handling. And in addition, WordPress 4.7.4 has restored the ability to Shift-click a range of checkboxes. To see a full list of changes visit theÂ release notesÂ page on the Codex.
The new update closely follows the release of WordPress 4.7.3, which contained fixes for almost 40 maintenance issues.
You can now quickly Download WordPress 4.7.4Â or you can alternatively go to yourÂ Dashboard, click on â€œUpdatesâ€Â and simply click â€œUpdate Now.â€
Websites that allow for automatic updates are also starting to get the new changes.
WordPress says that since the release of version 4.7 back in December 2016, the company has registered about sixty million downloads.
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