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July 3, 2024
By jackrabbithanna Filed under Drupal

It’s time to celebrate! On Day 1 of Drupal 11, CiviCRM will have an official release supporting it. CiviCRM will officially support Drupal 11 as of CiviCRM 5.75, due to be released in the coming days. CiviCRM 5.75 is also the next Extended Security Release (ESR) version which will receive security updates for the next 6 months. Drupal 11 beta1 is out, and the stable version is expected to be released by the end of July.

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January 22, 2021
By jackrabbithannaFiled under

Skvare is pleased to announce a beta2 release of CiviCRM Entity 3.0. 

New in this release is support for Drupal 9! If you are considering a new website or upgrading your Drupal 7 site, the time is right to build with Drupal 9. We are building websites with CiviCRM, CiviCRM Entity and Drupal 9 now. 

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April 26, 2018
By jackrabbithanna Filed under CiviCRM, Security

Long Term Support (LTS) releases of CiviCRM are versions that are maintained for use by organizations for multi-year periods of time. The first official version of CiviCRM released as a LTS was version 4.4 and announced in October of 2014.

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December 21, 2017
By jackrabbithanna Filed under Release announcements

Does this version...?


Fix security vulnerabilities?


Change the database schema?


Alter the API?


Require attention to configuration options?

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November 13, 2017
By jackrabbithanna Filed under Drupal, Extensions

Today, Skvare has released a new version of CiviCRM Entity, 2.0-beta11.  This release contains a new feature, an admin configuration page which allows site administrators to disable exposure of entity types to Drupal.

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July 17, 2017
By jackrabbithanna Filed under Tools, Drupal

If you are a Drupal developer coming new to CiviCRM, it can be a bit of a "culture shock" to realize that CiviCRM is not your typical Drupal module.

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April 28, 2017
By jackrabbithanna Filed under Tools, Drupal, Extensions, Release announcements

CiviCRM Entity 2.0-beta7 has been released.

Pick it up now at the Project Page

Changes since beta6:

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March 29, 2016
By jackrabbithanna Filed under Architecture, CiviCRM, Drupal

There are two powerful modules used in the Drupal world for creating fast custom searches. Search API is a framework which provides an interface for site builders to create custom searches on any entity known to Drupal. It supports several search backends, including Apache Solr and native database search.

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March 18, 2016
By jackrabbithanna Filed under Architecture, CiviCRM, Drupal, Interface and design

It's becoming a common request from our clients to find user-friendly ways to integrate CiviCRM data with the rest of their Drupal website functionality. Oftentimes content creators without direct user access to CiviCRM need to do simple things, such as create, update, and delete contacts in simple, specific ways. 

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March 10, 2016
By jackrabbithanna Filed under Architecture, Drupal, Make it happen

CiviCRM Entity is a Drupal module which greatly enhances CiviCRM integration with Drupal. This module exposes many CiviCRM entities as true Drupal entities. That means that almost any module can use Drupal entities. As a result, these modules can access and manipulate CiviCRM data directly from within Drupal via Drupal’s Entity API.

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