PowerFolder Server 16 SP2

  • Release Date: June 2021
  • Build Number: 16.2.101
  • Type: Hot-Fix Release

All production builds are starting from X.Y.100* and development builds (not for productive use) are starting from X.Y.1 - 99

* (Where X=Major software version and Y=Service pack number)

Upgrade Information

  • Please read this complete Release Notes and instructions before upgrading.
  • Please follow the regular upgrade documentation for Windows or Linux
  • Upgrading any previous version higher or equal to version 11.8
  • Cluster: Running different versions on the servers in the cluster is supported but limited to version >= 14.3.5

Public Editing of Documents 

Users can also share the documents as file links for public collaborative editing of documents, a registered user account is not required in this case.

 (info) To disable public editing in PowerFolder.config:

  • web.links.document.editing.enabled=false

Downgrade Information (optional)

  • In case a downgrade to a previous version is necessary:
    • For a downgrade you have to review our downgrade documentation.
    • Simply replace the PowerFolder-Server.jar file with that from the previous version you would like to run.
  • Log messages due to the higher schema version of database can be ignored:
    • [DatabaseMigrator]: Database layout version is newer than expected.


  • Release Date: June 2021
  • Build Number: 16.2.100
  • Type: Service Pack Release