Europass XML v3.4.0 release

Résumé

A new version of the Europass XML Schema, v3.4.0, was released on 23/10/2019.

 A high-level summary of the changes that took place in frames of this release can be found below:

  • Removed document type "EX"
  • EuropassISCO_88_COM_V1.4.0.xsd removed (we are now getting an up to date ESCO occupations list with every version deployment)
  • Advance version of EuropassISOCountries_V1.7.0.xsd to change Norwegian language abbreviation (no > nb) and correct TT (Trinidad and Tobago) in 'en' locale
  • Advance version of EuropassISOLanguages_V1.9.0.xsd to change Norwegian language abbreviation (no > nb), change languages capilalisation in Turkish, correct on language capitalisation for 'mk', correct 'hr' language capitalisation in csq, update iso code for Swedish Sign Language (swl-sgn > swl), add sr-cyr and sr-lat editors languages, add ber, fil, wol, ori and me taxonomy languages
  • Advance version of EuropassNationalities_V1.7.0.xsd to change Norwegian language abbreviation (no> nb)
  • Updated CommonTypes.xsd LocaleType to support new language codes (eg. sr-ltn)
  • Updated CommonTypes.xsd PeriodType to add minOccurs="0" to From element
  • Updated DateFieldFormatPattern type to include american date format.
  • OccupationalField.xsd no longer includes EuropassISCO_88_COM_V1.4.0.xsd, updated the OccupationalFieldType element Code type
  • Included schemaLocation to use https in ContactInformation.xsd, Demographics.xsd, DrivingSkill.xsd, EducationalExperience.xsd, EuropassPrintingPreferences.xsd, Language.xsd, Organisation.xsd
  • Added new attribute enableName in the DocumentPreferencesType to store the user preference regarding the inclusion of their Name/Surname in the closing salutation of their cover letter
  • Added new attribute pageBreaks in the DocumentPreferencesType to store the user preference regarding where to add page breaks in the CV document