nextgen-gallery-newsToday's release contains a few updates including new translations, FontAwesome version update as well as a few fixes.

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Download NextGEN Gallery from or visit the Plugin page in your WordPress admin area to utilize the auto-update feature.

Changes in 2.1.18:

  • NEW: Added text domain and domain path to plugin header
  • NEW: Add the ability to specify gallery title with import_gallery_from_fs() method
  • NEW: Swedish (sv_SE) translation (thanks Anders O Johansson)
  • Changed: Updated FontAwesome to version 4.5
  • Changed: Handle for bundled version select2 is now called 'ngg_select2'
  • Fixed: Removed redundant translatable strings (thanks Rene Wolf)
  • Fixed: Loading non-WOFF fonts on IIS servers
  • Fixed: Attempt to load non-existing minified translation files for Plupload
  • Fixed: Order direction not honored on Manage Galleries page
  • Fixed: _NGG_Galleries_List_Table compatibility with WordPress 4.3+
  • Fixed: Double-UTF8-encoding of image metadata
  • Fixed: Don't use interframe communication outside of the Insert Gallery Window
  • Fixed: Problem deleting interframe communication cookies

For the history of changes, view the full changelog.

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