Category Archives: Joomla Update

Joomla – Fabrik – 0 Unable to connect to the Database:

I had a Fabrik project that I wanted so show someone and when I got there I saw this message. 0 Unable to connect to the Database: This driver is unsupported in PHP 7, please use the MySQLi or PDO … Continue reading

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Joomla 2.5 Upgrade To 3.X – Use XXAMP Over WAMP

I started a straight forward upgrade of a Joomla 2.5 site to 3.x. You start with with downloading Joomla 3.5.1 first. Click here to download that package. I used Akeeba Kickstart to restore a copy of the site locally in … Continue reading

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Joomla! 3.8 – A Must-Do Update

I learned since Joomla 1.5 that updating is a must. Make a backup and install the update. You never know unless you try. Today I saw an article that gives a great reason for updating to 3.8….answer is security. For … Continue reading

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Joomla Update 3.7.1 Issues – None So Far

The Joomla 3.7.1 update came yesterday and I really wasn’t expecting a new update so fast. I had 1 issue with the 3.7.0 update and T3 Framework plugin, but I upgraded the Framework plug-in  and everything was fixed. I upgraded … Continue reading

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Joomla Turn Off PHP Version Warning In The Administrative Area

After upgrading my Joomla sites to 3.7 whenever I log into the back-end I get a warning that my PHP will not be supported in another year. My friend at BMoreCreative showed me to turn this off. Once logged into … Continue reading

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Joomla 3.7 Upgrade – Law Swift Template – K2 Content Module Displaying All The Posts

I purchased this theme last year and it has been great. https://themeforest.net/item/law-swift-lawyer-attorney-business-template/9431146 I upgraded to Joomla 3.7 and the K2 content modules broke. They would display all the posts at once. I fixed this issue by uninstalling the T3 Framework … Continue reading

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Disable or turn off Akeeba Backup Before Updating Joomla

I needed to update to Joomla 3.7 and every time I did it ran an Akeeba backup. I already ran the back up before I started, so I just wanted to update the Joomla core. You can do this by … Continue reading

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Issues Upgrating to Joomla 3.6 to 3.7 – don’t worry it is safe

I got the notification  that all my Joomla installs were ready for  the 3.7 update. I started with test sites and then moved my way to my productions sites. I have updated 12 sites so far and no issues. I … Continue reading

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Solved – VirtueMart – Payments, Heidelpay Error Invalid extension update

This was bothering me and I was glad it was a quick fix. The following link took me to my fix. https://forum.virtuemart.net/index.php?topic=136448.0 Basically “unpublishing” the “update site” was the ticket. I hope this helps someone else out there…  

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Joomla 3.6.3 Unable To Edit Module

I updated a bunch of sites yesterday after the 3.6.3 release. When I went to add the login module the edit page was complete white with a drop down box. I was deeply concerned and thought maybe this Gantry template … Continue reading

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