FirstSpirit 5.2R17 (Build 1714) is the latest release in our 5.2 branch and contains bugfixes as well as new functionality.
The release notes are attached to this post. To learn more about our release management in general please see our Release Management FAQ.
FirstSpirit 5.2R17 comes with a fresh look you will notice as soon as you open the start screen. All editorial and administrative tools have also undergone changes to the look and feel, presenting themselves in a modern design with enhanced usability. You are welcome to read our article FirstSpirit Rebrush: New Year, Fresh Design to learn more about the design rebrush.
Attention: Internal testing has shown that FirstSpirit is not yet fully compatible with Oracle Java 9, which was officially released in September 2017. See this dedicated post for further information.