Release Notes: xTuple Desktop Version 4.0.4

Version 4.0.4 || September 2016

xTuple Desktop (xtDesktop) version 4.0.4 is now available. xtDesktop is a free and open source extension package for all xTuple ERP Editions, available under the same Common Public Attribution License (CPAL) as xTuple PostBooks®. 

The xTuple Desktop 4.0 release adds a modern visual theme to the xTuple ERP desktop client application. Release 4.0.4 fixes several bugs in that new theme. 


This is a bug fix and feature release to accompany the xTuple 4.10.0RC release.


  • Implements issue #28306 Modify default URL to identify edition

Bug Fixes

  • Fixed issue #27579 Overall User Interface (UI) issues with new 4.9.x look

Gil Moskowitz

Director Software Development

Gil joined xTuple in 2005 to develop the first version of multi-currency support in our products. He helped xTuple transition from its original closed source OpenMFG product to the commercial open source company we are today. Before coming to xTuple, Gil worked for several large and small software companies in a variety of roles, including Informix Software, where he managed the database backup/restore utility group. He always advocates for, and delivers, high-quality products through improvements to the software development process. Ask about his other jobs next time you see him — ! He has a B.A. in Biology from Reed College and an M.S. in Computer Science from Old Dominion University.