JomSocial Joomla social community extension version 4.8.1 updated for bug fixes
We would like to announce a new version of Joomla Social community extension: JomSocial 4.8.1 for important bug fixes including content migrator to move data from Easysocial to JomSocial. A total of 10 bug fixes were added in this release. Let's check the details below:
JomSocial 4.8.1 changelog :
- Custom profile alias: Issue with change the custom URL for profile alias is fixed.
- Fix tab issue: The issue to switch the configuration tabs in the Theme designer > colors fixed. Switch between colors tab working now.
- Synch issue: Covers pictures synch with s3 storage working fine now.
- Wall stream security issue: A security issue has been fixed in the main wall stream to prevent anyone can edit other's feed. Only super user can do the edits now.
- Badge change : issue on upload image in badges fixed. The upload tab option will show as normal for all pre existing badges.
- JomSocial migrator: Error to migrate content(Video,Photos) from Easysocial to Jomsocial in migration process fixed.
- Translation fix : On frontend polls creation a language value has been added for Please select a category
- plupload.flash.swf : The File has been removed as security issue CVE-2016-4566
- Upload Avatar : Could not able to upload avatar at final step of registration issue fixed.
- Video filter : The filter option on the video page issue fixed for search engine friendly url
Joomla 4 Ready
JomSocial 4.8.1 is fully compatible with Joomla 4.x. You can install the latest version on your Joomla 4 website or use the latest version on Joomla 3.9.x before migrate to Joomla 4.
New template supports JomSocial: JA Rights Joomla template
JA Rights is a stylish and modern multipurpose template to create a website to support different kinds of human rights organizations, be it people of color, LGBT, gender equality, transgender rights, women's rights, family violence, etc.
JA Rights is packed with 3 Home page variations and standard pages: Fundraising campaign list, Community page, campaign details, about us, our team, news & events, and all Joomla default pages.
The template is free for all JomSocial Pro and developer members.
Download and Upgrade
- Check the system requirements Here
- Create a full Backup of your website
- Make sure you are running minimum JomSocial 4.4 or JomSocial 4.5 version
- If you use JomSocial 4.3 or lower - Make the tier upgrade as explained in this doc & update Jomsocial with > 4.3 > 4.4 > 4.5.x > 4.8.x
- Download JomSocial 4.8.1 from new unified download system here
- Install the package 4.8.1 zip installer file
- To update the theme in JomSocial : Download latest version of theme and install it via JomSocial > Configuration > templates > upload latest package