Contenta S1000D 5.10 Released!
LiveContent S1000D 5.10 coming soon

The key themes for these version releases are increased user productivity and spec compliance.  Here are some highlights of the Contenta S1000D v5.10 release:

  • New S1000D Issue 5.0 feature support:
    • Support for infoNameVariant in Data Module titles
    • Support for controlAuthorityGroup in DMs, DMLs, DDNs, PMs and SCPMs
    • Support for 3-5 digit Issue numbers
  • Enhanced Common Information Repository (CIR) support for editorial users
    • Full CIR support within editor tools
    • Ability to search, find and insert CIR references quickly and easily from within the editor tools
  • New CGM Hot Spot support has been added to our recently released S1000D XML Editor

As with any new release we ask that you review the Platform Requirements, Release Notes and Fixed Issues Report prior to installing the release. These documents, along with the complete Contenta S1000D Documentation set is available here:

Any maintenance customer currently using version 5.# of these applications is entitled to this v5.10 version release and we encourage you to upgrade to the latest version at your earliest convenience.  To initiate the delivery of this version release, please open a support ticket through the RWS Customer Support Web Portal.

Professional Services Upgrade Promotion

We are currently offering a 15% discount through November 30, 2021 on any Professional Services subscription package for Upgrade Analysis and/or Upgrade Services. If you are interested in this, please send an email to: with the Subject Line: Contenta 5.10 Upgrade request.

Current product release status

Fully supported releases:

  • Contenta 5.8.1
  • Contenta S1000D 5.8.1
  • Contenta S1000D 5.9
  • Contenta S1000D 5.10
  • LiveContent S1000D 5.8
  • LiveContent S1000D 5.9
  • XPP 9.4.1
  • XPP 9.5

Retired version releases:

  • Contenta 5.7 and earlier
  • Contenta S1000D 5.7 and earlier
  • LiveContent S1000D 5.7 and earlier
  • XPP 9.3.1 and earlier

Should you have any questions concerning this announcement, please do not hesitate to contact Customer Support.

Jennifer Goodman
Product Management Director