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Plone: A user-friendly and powerful open source Content Management System built on top of Zope 2 and the Zope Content Management Framework (CMF).

Please note that this space is only used for hosting file releases for Plone 5.2 and earlier. The issue tracker as well as the repository live elsewhere. For more details, see and

Plone is an out-of-the-box ready content management system that is built on the powerful and free Zope Application server. It requires minimal effort to set up, is deeply flexible, and provides you with a system for managing web content that is ideal for project groups, communities and intranets.

* Plone is easy to install. You can install Plone with a a click and run installer, and have a content management system running on your computer in just a few minutes.

* Plone is easy to use. The Plone Team includes usability experts who have made Plone easy and attractive for content managers to add, update, and mantain content.

* Plone is international. The Plone interface has more than 40 translations, and tools exist for managing multilingual content.

* Plone is standard. Plone carefully follows standards for usability and accessibility. Plone pages are compliant with US Section 508, and the W3C's AAA rating for accessibility.

* Plone is Open Source. Plone is licensed under the GNU General Public License, the same license used by Linux. This gives you the right to use Plone without a license fee, and to improve upon the product.

* Plone is supported. There is close to a hundred developers in the Plone Development Team around the world, and a multitude of companies that specialize in Plone development and support.

* Plone is extensible. There is a multitude of add-on products for Plone to add new features and content types. In addition, Plone can be scripted using web standard solutions and Open Source languages.

* Plone is technology neutral. Plone can interoperate with most relational database systems, open source and commercial, and runs on a vast array of platforms, including Linux, Windows, Mac OS X, Solaris and BSD.

Note: Plone 5.2 is the last series that will get installers here on Launchpad. Plone 6.0 is using Docker.

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Simplified BSD Licence, GNU GPL v2, MIT / X / Expat Licence, Zope Public Licence

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5.2 series is the current focus of development.

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Latest version is 5.2.14

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