Questions tagged [update]

This tag is for questions about upgrading within the same Joomla major version, or upgrading from Joomla 2.5 to 3. For questions about going from Joomla 1.5 to 2.5+, please use the Migration tag.

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Updating Joomla Update Component

I have Joomla 3.5.1 and my Joomla! Update Component version is 3.0.0 I know if I want to update to Joomla 3.6.x I have to first update to version 3.6.0 I have tried clearing cache of Joomla! Update. ...
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Archive file corrupt error but tmp dir is writable

I have a Joomla 3.4.5 running on an Azure web app and when I try to run the update to 3.6.0 I get the The archive file is corrupt, truncated or archive parts are missing error. I checked in system ...
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Menu item adding 'Clients/' to url

After the joomla update the menu item seems to be broken. In every url I see websitename.com/Clients/menualias rather than websitename.com/menualias However, I resolved the issue by clicking ...
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Problem accessing individual modules after update to joomla 3.6.4

I just updated my joomla site on my dev machine to 3.6.4 and I'm having a problem with the module manager. I can access the module manager just fine, but when I try to edit a module I get sent to a ...
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Security Alternative to updating to 3.6.4

I cannot update to Joomla version 3.6.4 because core files have been changed. I am stuck at 3.4.6 I still want to protect against the vulnerabilities mentioned in https://www.joomla.org/announcements/...
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Update to 3.6.3: hitting php memory limit

I'm trying to update my installed Joomla! 3.6.2 to 3.6.3 using the update tool provided. On doing so I seem to hit the php Memory limit: Fatal error: Allowed memory size of 67108864 bytes exhausted (...
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joomla 2.5 to 3.6 upgrade error

I updated my joomla site from 2.5 to 3.6 with joomla core update component. First, I updated joomla 2.5 to last version (2.5.8) and update extensions to last versions. and then update joomla to 3.6 ...
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Unable to Use Live Update for Joomla! 3.6.1 (403 Access Forbidden)

I was able to successfully update a site from 3.5.1 to 3.6.0 using the Live Update. However, when I attempted to update the same site to 3.6.1 a few minutes later, I was given a page stating: An ...
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Update Joomla from 2.5.28 to 3.4.0

I need to update my joomla website which current version is 2.5.28. Now I'm trying to update it using this: I use XAMPP as a server environment (PHP 5.4, MySQL 5.6) Use a backup of my site Also use ...
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Problem with NoNumber Framework after Updating and trying to Fix the Database

I recently updated Joomla and found that the database needed updating: When I tried to run the "Fix" by clicking on the button the frontend would then break with the following error: Parse error: ...
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error while updating to Joomla 3.6.0

while updating to Joomla 3.6.0 this error occurred: Duplicate column name 'last_check_timestamp' SQL=ALTER TABLE #__update_sites ADD COLUMN last_check_timestamp bigint(20) DEFAULT '0' AFTER enabled; ...
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Error after upgrading the Joomla site to Joomla 3.6

I am getting this error after upgrading my site to Joomla 3.6 It worked for few minutes then I started getting this error. and this error is coming in both admin and site side. An error has occurred....
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After upgrade to Joomla 3.6, new saved articles are on the bottom of the articles list

Yesterday I upgraded Joomla to the new 3.6 version and I published an article which didn't show up on my page. I've browsed through the articles, and the newly published article was at the bottom of ...
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Joomla Blog Error: 0 - Invalid address:

My blog has this error. The problem persits only on the pages that have articles on them. Please help! Udaipur - Blog Error: 0 - Invalid address: You may not be able to visit this page because ...
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How to get the Joomla Update option to appear on the Components menu?

I've got a site running Joomla 2.5.14 that I want to update. Apparently, there should be an option called "Joomla Update" on the Components menu that I can use to update the site, but it's not there. ...
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Joomla 3.4.8 Component SQL Update Not Working

As the title says I'm using joomla 3.4.8 I'm trying to customize the system component "com_content" what I want to do is to add an another columns on the '#__content" table in the database but the ...
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Error on Joomla 3.3 update

I am trying to upgrade my Joomla from 3.3.6 to 3.4.1. Whenever I press the update now button I get the following error: 0 Cannot open file for writing log I tried the following: I created a php ...
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Joomla 3.4.8 update to 3.5 giving 'Uncaught TypeError: window.pingExtract is not a function' in console

While trying to update my Joomla instance on my native environment in OSX Yosemite 10.10.5. I am brought to the "updating" page where the progress bar shows up and a message that says 'Updating your ...
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Error 0 Cannot open file for writing log while updating

I have tried to update a Joomla website,to the newest update they have released from the admin area. But after attempting to update, I have received this error message: "An error has occurred. 0 ...
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Archive file is corrupt, truncated or archive parts are missing

Trying to update a 2.5.16 site to 2.5.28 then to 3.4.1 however when I follow the official guide here I see the following error message popup on screen when clicking 'write files directly'. The ...
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Can't edit article after Joomla 3.4.7 update

I've just updated from Joomla 3.4.6 to 3.4.7 and after doing so, I went to edit an article and received the following error message: Error You are not permitted to use that link to directly ...
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error: Update: :Extension: Could not open https://update.joomla.org/core/sts/extension_sts.xml

im trying to update my Joomla from 3.4.5 to 3.4.8 but it doesn't work. it gives me this error: Update: :Extension: Could not open https://update.joomla.org/core/sts/extension_sts.xml I have no idea ...
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Joomla 1.7 Extension Manager: Update not showing any updates

I am trying to update a Joomla installation from Joomla 1.6 to the newest Joomla version that I can, at least I am trying to get to version 2.5, and hopefully 3.X. I have followed the instruction on ...
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Update server for a package or individual extention

I am bit confused and need some recommendation for a best approach to setup an update server for a collection of extensions. I got a component, library and a plugin which I put inside a single ...
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The client_id field in extensions table is not updated to 1

When I install the component com_xyz, the extensions table is updated with client_id=1. But when a package or library is getting installed this field is updated to 0. Why? Because of this the update ...
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Old update sqls being run on update

I'm building a custom component, and on initial install on Joomla 3.3.6 it installs properly. However, when I install again, rather than running the update sql only from the current version+, it ...
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How to update everything to Twitter Bootstrap 3?

I made a template which used Twitter Bootstrap 3, and the front end worked ok, until I had the edit views in the front end, which depend greatly in Twitter Bootstrap 2 due to the way Joomla has been ...
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Update Server for template

Is it possible to use update server for managing template updates? I read here that template is not supported. But is the article up-to-date? Because on that article there is also a line that ...
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Joomla PHP does not match host PHP

I'm brand new to web development and I've installed Joomla on my website. For whatever reason I can hardly do anything because my PHP version is only 5.3 according to Joomla. However, using my cpanel ...
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Recommended extension / tool to check for core file modifications?

When updating Joomla sites to the latest version I always have a minor panic in case the site I'm upgrading, built in the past by some rogue developer (i.e. me, 6 years ago), happens to feature ...
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Module update not detected

I've written the XML for the updateserver per the documentation, and tested that it is both valid and has a downloadurl that is functional. I have tried to clear the cache and check for updates, but ...
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Miigrating 3.4.4 to 3.4.5 : warning JFolder: :delete: Path is not a folder. Path: /plugins/quickicon/eosnotify

I got this warning when migrating Joomla from 3.4.4 to 3.4.5: JFolder: :delete: Path is not a folder. Path:.../plugins/quickicon/eosnotify Does anyone know what it means? Thanks.
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Joomla Update: ERROR:AJAX Loading Error: Not Found

I just had to update a customers Joomla site from 3.4.1 to 3.4.4 and when I click the Joomla Update button, it throws me a Javascript alert message: ERROR:AJAX Loading Error: Not Found site Click ...
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Fatal error: JApplicationCms::getUserState()

I was trying to update my Joomla 3 site to the 3.2 stable release via Extension manager on localhost, but after installing it, I got a white screen when I try to access the back and the front-end. I'...
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Error when updating T3 template and T3 plugin: “Invalid extension update”

On a website I have a template installed which also installed the T3 framework. Each time I get a notification about an update but when installing an error occurs: Invalid extension update All ...
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Errors after upgrading to Joomla 3.4.1

After upgrading from Joomla 3.3 to 3.4.1 -by extracting the Joomla update package- I was checking that all my menu tabs are working correctly. However I am facing two issues: I found that two tabs ...
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How to remove weblinks component rests after updating from J 3.3 to 3.4?

I have installed the update from Joomla 3.3 to 3.4. After that, the Weblinks component showed an update, which could not be installed due to a missing database table. Furthermore, the weblinks ...
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Maintaining Update XML for an extension

When rolling out an update for an extension, one must of course define the new version in the Update XML file located on the server, like so: <update> <name>JJ Shoutbox</name> &...
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Joomla.submitbutton (…) stops working after 3.4.2 update

I just updated my local Xampp and a view remote sites from 3.4.1 to 3.4.2 and all (as far as I have tested) my custom components stopped being able to save, cancel form dialogs in the back end. What ...
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From Joomla 3 (or 3.4) will there be a one-click update?

I have one clear question: Will updating from Joomla 3.4 to any future versions including 3.4.x to 3.5.x (((to 4.x.y and ANY future versions))) have ONE-CLICK UPGRADES? Or 3.x.y to 4.x.y will still ...
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No notification to update to latest Joomla version

I am managing a site powered by Joomla 2.5 (online installation) and hosted on Joomla free hosting. Only since the latest 2-3 months it happens that I don't receive anymore the emails reminding to ...
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Joomla takes 10 to 15 minutes to update site [duplicate]

I've seen from others that Joomla is supposed to make changes to the live site as they happen (or at least when you save.) For some reason, for me Joomla takes 10 to 15 minutes to update all of the ...
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How to update the latest row in MySQL table

The table #__virtuemart_order_histories stores the orders with their virtuemart_order_ids and every order has the records with their own virtuemart_order_history_ids. I need to update the latest ...
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JHtmlBehaviour::mootools not supported error on live site server

I have updated a copy of my site from J2.5 to J3.4 on localhost, carefully checking, updating and/or replacing all components, modules, and plugins as needed, and the updated site works fine on ...
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Upgrade Joomla 3.4 RC to 3.4 final

I have a Joomla testing site where I installed Joomla 3.4 Release Candidate. I'm aware that there's no Upgrade path from beta Versions to final Versions ...please do not upgrade any of your ...
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Joomla Component into Module

I just want to call a specific function in a component. From the RokGallery Component in: com_rokgallery\lib\RokGallery\Model\file.php there is a function called &createNew that I need in ...
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Joomla 2.5 to Joomla 3.X

I would like to know, if there're many differences between Joomla 2.5 ad Joomla 3.X How can I update my joomla website (2.5) to the last version without losing data. Same for my modules, plugins etc
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What are the key differences between Wordpress and Joomla!'s software architecture and how their core functions are extended?

*NOTE: This is not a 'which is better' question!* Wordpress and Joomla! are both awesome open-source CMSs. What are the key differences 1) in the software architecture between Joomla! and ...
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Update Search Plugin from Joomla 2.5 to Joomla 3.x

I have got a search plugin, which was developed for Joomla 2.5, the code in the search.php is as follows: <?php //To prevent accessing the document directly, enter this code: // no ...
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Revert Joomla 2.5.18 to 2.5.16, how?

I have a site which was at the 2.5.16 version of Joomla, and I updated it to 2.5.18. And made new articles, changes to menus, etc. After the update, I didn't realize that the site was very broken in ...