OpenLayers 2.12 Released

News Date: 
27 Jun 2012

The OpenLayers Development Team is proud to announce the final release of OpenLayers 2.12!

OpenLayers 2.12 can be downloaded from

OpenLayers 2.12 offers great new features and improvements in various areas:

  • A new CSS-customizable zoom control.
  • Sensible projection defaults to ease the creation and configuration of maps.
  • Tile caching for offline use.
  • CSS-based tile animation.
  • UTFGrid support.
  • Improved image request management (tile queue).
  • Fractional zooming for tiled layers (a.k.a. client zoom).

OpenLayers 2.12 deprecates a number of properties, methods and constructors, and the deprecated objects have been moved to a separate deprecated.js file.

Please look at the release notes for more information: