Learn about new releases, tips & tricks
  • Written by
  • Hits: 2577

JomSocial 4.1.6 Bugfix Release Is Out

We’re thrilled to announce the immediate availability of JomSocial 4.1.6. This is the sixth update to version 4.1 of the most advanced Joomla Community Extension in the world.

The JomSocial 4.1.6 update is now available to all users running JomSocial 4.1 and to sites with JomSocial 4.0.

Version 4.1.6 is a bugfix release but it also includes some under-the-hood improvements to our automated testing. These enhancements ensure that you always receive the most stable core code we can provide. For a full list of changes, please read our changelog.

How To Download JomSocial 4.1.6

Log in to your account at the JomSocial website and download the latest package. Unzip the package to find the JomSocial 4.1.6 installation file or iJoomla Installer.

How To Upgrade To JomSocial 4.1.6

1. To upgrade with iJoomla installer (recommended):

Navigate to the iJoomla Installer component and click the red "Upgrade" button.

Instructions for this method can be found here. Note that the version number in the document may differ from the current version but the upgrade process will be the same.

2. To upgrade by installing the package:

  • From any JomSocial version 4.1.x - Simply install the newest version on top of the old version.
  • From JomSocial 4.0.x or older - Perform a tier upgrade.

3. To upgrade with a patch:

Patch files are provided as a courtesy. It is always recommended that you update your JomSocial installation using an installer. If you must update through patch files, they are available on the forum.

If you’re not sure how to update with patch files, we have a tutorial for that too.

Join 180,000 websites creating Amazing communities

JomSocial is the most complete, easy-to-use addon that turns Joomla CMS into a
full -fledged, social networking site