For questions regarding version 4 of the Joomla Content Management System.

Joomla 4.x

For questions regarding version 4.x of the Joomla! Content Management System.

##History## Joomla 4.0 was released on August 17, 2021.

##Important Changes##

  • improved install process
  • new accessible backend and frontend templates
  • Bootstrap 5 integration
  • new media manager
  • new publishing workflow
  • new web services
  • improved security features
  • new HTML email templates
  • improved and expanded Command Line Interface (CLI)
  • cleaner and more powerful codebase

##Getting Joomla 4.x The latest version of Joomla 4.x can be downloaded from

##Installation Joomla can be installed on any host with the minimum system requirements, or on a local computer using a web server like XAMPP, WAMP, LAMP, MAMP etc.

Note that Joomla 4.x requires a minimum of PHP 7.2.5.

Note that pre-release versions of Joomla 4.x should not be used for production websites.

Instructions on how to install Joomla can be found at Joomla! Docs.