JHipster release v7.1.0 Permalink to "JHipster release v7.1.0"

This is the first minor release of JHipster v7 with 817 closed tickets and merged pull requests.

Breaking changes Permalink to "Breaking changes"

  • React: Redux toolkit migration - #15033
  • React: Migrate to react-hook-form from availity-reactstrap-validation - #15191

Most important new features and upgrades Permalink to "Most important new features and upgrades"

  • Angular 12 - #14980
  • Add microfrontend support to angular - #15286
  • Remove AWS Containers Subgenerator - #14637
  • Update spring-boot version to 2.4.7 and other dependencies - #15283
  • Cache frontend application files - #15126
  • Cypress 7.4.0 - #14983
  • JWTRelay allow no authorization header - #14854
  • Use by default Base64-encoded JWT secret - #14952
  • Many libraries upgrades

Closed tickets and merged pull requests Permalink to "Closed tickets and merged pull requests"

As always, you can check all closed tickets and merged pull requests here.

How to upgrade Permalink to "How to upgrade"

Automatic upgrade

For an automatic upgrade, use the JHipster upgrade sub-generator on an existing application:

Upgrade your version of JHipster:

npm update -g generator-jhipster

And then run the upgrade sub-generator:

jhipster upgrade

Manual upgrades

For a manual upgrade, first upgrade your version of JHipster with:

npm update -g generator-jhipster

If you have an existing project, it will still use the JHipster version with which it was generated. To upgrade your project, you must first delete its node_modules folder and then run:


You can also update your project and all its entities by running

jhipster --with-entities

You can also update your entities one-by-one by running again the entity sub-generator, for example if your entity is named Foo

jhipster entity Foo


To generate your project with all Java classes already formatted using prettier-java, you should use:

jhipster --prettier-java

Help and bugs Permalink to "Help and bugs"

If you find any issue with this release, don’t hesitate to:

If the issue you have is an urgent bug or security issue, please: