What are the main differences between OJS 3.0 and OJS 2.xDavid Green2016-09-10T07:29:14+00:00
In addition to the enhanced user interface, navigation systems, and theme experience, the workflow in OJS 3.0 is highly dynamic and much more customizable than OJS 2.x. OJS 3.0 also has much more flexible user roles and task management systems. It also includes an improved feedback system for each editorial stage to help you track the communications that are a critical to any submission’s workflow.
Does OJS 3.0 have all the plug-ins and functions that are available in OJS 2.xDavid Green2016-09-10T07:34:17+00:00
No. some plug-ins and functions such as Article Level Metrics (ALM), the quick submission plug-in, and subscription-based access, are not yet available in OJS 3.0. Furthermore, only four language translations — English, German, Portuguese, and Spanish — are initially available.
How do I upgrade to OJS 3.0?David Green2016-09-10T07:34:28+00:00
OpenJournalSystems.com has the extensive technical expertise you need to make sure your upgrade is done quickly and correctly. Upgrading OJS is not a simple task and a botched or incomplete upgrade procedure can result in a malfunction and the loss of your data. If you are running OJS version 2.3.x or older, you will first need to upgrade to OJS version 2.4 or later. Please see our OJS 3.0 Upgrade Plans for more information.
Can I move my OJS 2.x customization to OJS 3.0?David Green2016-09-10T07:34:41+00:00
Customizations made to your OJS 2.x installation will not easily apply to OJS 3.0 as many underlying concepts have changed considerably.
Where can I find a user guide and documentation for OJS 3.0?David Green2016-09-10T07:34:53+00:00
Please visit our Knowledge Center for a comprehensive OJS user guide and additional documentation.