Akeeba Backup 8.0.6 Bug Fix Release
Akeeba Backup 8.0.6 is a bug fix release addressing a major bug introduced with v8.0.5.
Implementation may require use of one of the Installer Plugins included with the Joomla! CMS.
Akeeba Backup is Joomla! 4 ready and is our preferred Backup Utility.
For your information, 8.0.0 introduced new frameworks in readiness for the launch by the Joomla! Project of Joomla! 4.
Akeeba recommends that you should always use the latest version of a currently supported PHP branch which is marked as being in ‘active development’.
See which PHP a version of Akeeba Backup is compatible with at the link below.
Back up before updating any 3rd Party Joomla! extension
Any update can break your website.
Perform a FULL backup of your website (database and files) before installing any update.