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JomSocial 4.2.5 - Bugfix Release

We are excited to announce the immediate availability of JomSocial 4.2.5. This is a minor bugfix release that includes under-the-hood improvements and fixes issues reported since the last update. To see the full list of changes, refer to the changelog page.

What’s New?

As a bugfix release, JomSocial 4.2.5 does not include any new features. It focuses on code optimisation and improvements, including compressed CSS and optimized default images.

How To Download JomSocial 4.2.5

Log in to your account at the JomSocial website and download the latest package. Unzip the package to find the JomSocial 4.2.5 installation file or iJoomla Installer.

How To Upgrade To JomSocial 4.2.5

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 4.2.x - Simply install the newest version on top of the old version.
  • From JomSocial 4.1.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.

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