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h2. LAMS 2.3 Feature List

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*Latest minor release: [2.3.5|LAMS 2.3.5] (28 December 2010)*

* [2.3.4|LAMS 2.3.4] (5 March 2010)
* [2.3.3|LAMS 2.3.3] (20 November 2009)
* [2.3.2|LAMS 2.3.2] (31 August 2009)
* [2.3.1|LAMS 2.3.1] (22 June 2009)

LAMS 2.3 has been released (25 May 2009)
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See [Release Notes|http://bugs.lamsfoundation.org/secure/ReleaseNote.jspa?version=10090&styleName=Html&projectId=10020&Create=Create] and [Downloads] for installers and upgraders
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See [Animated Tutorials|lamsdocs:LAMS Tutorials] for demonstration. Also you can sign up for a demo account at the [LAMS Demo|https://demo.lamsfoundation.org/] server.
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h3. New Improvements

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|Massive Performance improvement| We have now modify LAMS to consume a *1/4 of the RAM memory* that it used to an improve its response by 375%! That means that now you can run a LAMS server in small devices such as the [Netbooks|Mobile Devices] or [Intel Classmates|Mobile Devices] | |
|New Simplified "Add Lesson Wizard"| Start a new lesson in only three clicks!|[lamsdocs:Add Lesson Wizard]|
|New Browser Support| LAMS officially supports [Google's Chrome|http://www.google.com/chrome] and [Safari 4|http://www.apple.com/safari/] | |
|Localised Dates| All dates and times are now displayed according to the Time Zone set in the User's profile. | [Info|http://bugs.lamsfoundation.org/browse/LDEV-2125] |
| FCKEditor Upgrade | Upgraded to version 2.6.4, resulting in *faster performance.* | [Info|lamsdocs:Using the FCKEditor] |
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h3. New Features

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|| Feature || Description || Demo ||
|[Support Activities] | Supporting activities that are part of the design but not part of the sequence of activities | [Info|lamsdocs:Support Activities] |
| LAMS Community integration | Now directly from LAMS you can access sequences in the LAMS Community and import them into your server directly! | |
| Progress Graphs and Charts | Graphs and Charts to monitor the time spent by learners on each activity. | [Info|lamsdocs:Time Graphs] |
| Public shared folder | All authors system wide can share with each other their designs| |
| [Instant Messaging|lamsdocs:Presence and IM] | Allows teachers and learners to communicate while they are working on a LAMS lesson | [Info|Instant Messaging] |
| [Gradebook|lamsdocs:gradebook] | See results from learners in a lessons and across the entire course | [Info|lamsdocs:Gradebook]|
| [FCK Drawing Plugin|lamsdocs:Using the FCKEditor#paint] | Create simple drawings in all FCK editor areas. | [Info|lamsdocs:Using the FCKEditor#paint] |
| [FCK LaTeX Equation Plugin|lamsdocs:FCKEditor Equation Editor Plugin] | Add mathematical equations and symbols to FCK editors. | [Info|lamsdocs:FCKEditor Equation Editor Plugin] |
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h3. New Activity tools

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|| Activity Tool Name || Tool Type || Description || More details ||
| Pixlr | Photoshop |An online photoshop-like tool based on [Pixlr|http://pixlr.com]| [Info|lamsdocs:lapixl10] |
| Mindmap | Brainstorming | A brainstorming tool in which learners can create their own mindmaps or create collaborative mindmaps with others| [Info|lamsdocs:lamind10] |
| Video Record | Video/Audio Forum | Imagine a forum but with video and audio, this is what the Video Recorder tool does | [Info|lamsdocs:lavidr10] |
| Image Gallery | Images/Photos | A tool to create image galleries where learners can add, rate and comment in pictures |[Info|lamsdocs:laimag10] |
| Assessment | Evaluation | A full assessment tool to create tests and exams in LAMS. The results of the test can be added to gradebook or use for branching! | [Info|lamsdocs:laasse10] |
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h3. And a whole lot more...

There are hundreds of improvement, fixes and [lot more features|http://bugs.lamsfoundation.org/secure/ReleaseNote.jspa?version=10090&styleName=Html&projectId=10020&Create=Create] added in this release.

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