Divi Version: 4.9.5

These are the changelog notes for Divi version 4.9.5 that was released on June 9, 2021. Check out of all the changes, updates, and bug fixes below.

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Divi 4.9.5 Summary

Improvements & Feature Additions

  • Added hover option for sizing the content and image on Blurb module.
  • Introduces new class as unique identifier for categories field type on post or page settings.

Fixed Bugs

  • Fix a long standing bug that caused page styles to break when a cache plugin is used while static css file generation is enabled in the theme options.
  • Fixed Body Link Color setting in Customizer affecting links in the Post Title module while editing in the Customizer.
  • Fixed Body Text Size changes not reflecting in VB for Blog module with grid layout.
  • Fixed JavaScript error Cannot read property et_slider_destroy of null that may have occurred in modules that use the et_slider_destroy() function.
  • Fixed a CLS error by adding explicit width and height for the logo image element.
  • Fixed a PHP 8 Uncaught Error: Unknown named parameter $interval.
  • Fixed a PHP warning that may occur in very rare cases where the Theme Builder cannot extract the theme default head.
  • Fixed a bug that caused the left button alignment to not work on the frontend on RTL pages.
  • Fixed accordion title heading level not working for individual accordion items.
  • Fixed an issue where scroll to anchor will trigger scroll even when the target element is in sticky state (in view).
  • Fixed an issue where the font subsets array contained an item with an empty value.
  • Fixed an issue with Lighthouse Best Practices “Registers an unload listener” by replacing the unload with visibilitychange.
  • Fixed an issue with anchor links when vertical menu is present causing the links to not scroll to proper sections.
  • Fixed an issue with anchor, list, and blockquote color styles not applying correctly on the Fullwidth Post Content module.
  • Fixed an issue with comments not displaying on LearnDash lesson pages.
  • Fixed an issue with the Blurb module where the blurb image animation couldn’t be disabled on tablet and phone devices.
  • Fixed an issue with the Map module where the latitude and longitude values used the wrong decimal point.
  • Fixed an issue with the Post Slider module that could cause an infinite loop when the module is used in a post.
  • Fixed an issue with the Shop module where a specific overlay icon would not be rendered on the frontend.
  • Fixed compatibility warnings are not shown up on Theme Customizer.
  • Fixed contact form module button background color in Divi Builder Plugin.
  • Fixed custom gutters breaking gallery layout.
  • Fixed extra space that is caused by WP 5.7 when post meta is not shown for the blog module.
  • Fixed group heading for Accordion module not working on the Frontend.
  • Fixed issue causing lagging during scroll action.
  • Fixed issue where existing theme builder templates could unintentionally get deleted if interrupting the saving templates process.
  • Fixed issue with Accordion icon color.
  • Fixed issues with layout for shop module when an RTL language is used.
  • Fixed logo max height does not update on the front-end for phones.
  • Fixed reply-to email address missing in email headers when email field is not required in contact form module.
  • Fixed responsive content not visible in mobile devices when having content the same with desktop mode and contains HTML special characters.
  • Fixed slider module content overlaps the video on mobile.
  • Fixed text module’s blockquote line height that’s overridden by paragraph line height inherited from the module.
  • Fixed the animation stop working on the sticky state.

Updates, Changes, & Optimizations

  • Updated React to 16.12.0 in package.json.


  • Removed auto width and height attributes from images to fix CLS ranking factor.
  • Removed nested links for Menu module on mobile.

New & Modified Files

  • comments.php
  • core/admin/js/compatibility-warning.js
  • core/components/CompatibilityWarning.php
  • core/components/init.php
  • core/functions.php
  • header.php
  • includes/builder/ab-testing.php
  • includes/builder/class-et-builder-element.php
  • includes/builder/comments_template.php
  • includes/builder/frontend-builder/bundle.js
  • includes/builder/frontend-builder/theme-builder/api.php
  • includes/builder/frontend-builder/theme-builder/frontend.php
  • includes/builder/frontend-builder/theme-builder/theme-builder.php
  • includes/builder/functions.php
  • includes/builder/module/Blog.php
  • includes/builder/module/Blurb.php
  • includes/builder/module/ContactForm.php
  • includes/builder/module/FullwidthImage.php
  • includes/builder/module/FullwidthMap.php
  • includes/builder/module/FullwidthMenu.php
  • includes/builder/module/Image.php
  • includes/builder/module/Map.php
  • includes/builder/module/MapItem.php
  • includes/builder/module/Menu.php
  • includes/builder/module/PostSlider.php
  • includes/builder/module/SliderItem.php
  • includes/builder/module/Text.php
  • includes/builder/module/Toggle.php
  • includes/builder/module/field/Position.php
  • includes/builder/module/helpers/MultiViewOptions.php
  • includes/builder/module/type/PostContent.php
  • includes/builder/plugin-compat/relevanssi.php
  • includes/builder/scripts/frontend/global-functions.js
  • includes/builder/scripts/frontend/scripts.js
  • includes/builder/scripts/utils/sticky.js
  • js/src/custom.js
  • js/src/theme-customizer.js
  • theme-header.php
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