What is new in LISTSERV 16.x?

LISTSERV 16.0 introduces several new features.

  1. Unicode (UTF-8) Support
    • Includes the first phase of UTF-8 support in LISTSERV for message encoding, subscriber names, list titles and list descriptions, facilitating lists and sites that operate in non-English languages and rely on charsets other than ISO-8859-1.
    • How Do I Enable UTF-8 Compatible Headers in LISTSERV?
  2. Default Bottom Banners
  3. Newsletter Templates
    • LISTSERV now allows you to create, customize, and send newsletters to an existing list.
  4. HTML Mail Templates
    • List owners can choose to have confirmation and informational messages sent out in an HTML template. A number of pre-designed HTML mail template styles are available.
    • How Do I Set a Mail Template in LISTSERV?
  5. Improved Archive Search
    • The archive search has been improved to use more accurate sorting for search results that span multiple pages, incorporates a new layout, and supports UTF-8.
  6. CSV Report Downloads
    • List reports, subscriber reports, and server usage reports can now be downloaded as CSV files, which makes it easier to import  into Microsoft Excel or other applications.

For more information on the features and enhancements of LISTSERV 16.x, please refer to the LSOFT document: LISTSERV 16.x What's New Manual

 

Getting Started with LISTSERV (Subscriber) http://www.hawaii.edu/askus/1099

Guide to Managing a LISTSERV (Owners) http://www.hawaii.edu/askus/1066

 

 

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Article ID: 1460
Created: Tue, 19 Mar 2013 10:29am
Modified: Wed, 04 Jun 2014 7:39am