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Latest news about the Joomla! CMS for JOOMLERS across Cheshire, Greater Manchester, Merseyside, North West England & the UK.

Joomla! 3.9.5 Security Release announced

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UPDATE ASAP

Joomla! 3.9.5 is a Security Release which addresses THREE security vulnerabilities.

This release also includes several improvements.

More details at the following link.

OSMap 4.2.20 Bug Fix Release is announced

joomla support cheshire manchester merseyside north west ukOSMap is our preferred 3rd party site map extension for the Joomla! CMS.

OSMap 4.2.20 includes bug fix for long-standing issue of site map menu links randomly changing.

New PHP Security Fix announced

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PHP 7.2.17 is now available. It is a SECURITY RELEASE.

Are YOU checking which version and release of PHP is being used by your Joomla! website?

We strongly recommend that you periodically check which release is being provided by your hosting provider for the PHP version used by your website.

Always request that they provide the latest available security release.

Do not settle for anything earlier than PHP 7.2 if you are using the latest available release of Joomla! CMS (recommended). 

We tell you how to check which version & release of PHP is being used by your Joomla! website in our JOOMLERS.UK User Guide.

Sliders 7.7.6 bug fix released by Regular Labs

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Sliders 7.7.6 is a bug fix release.

Its use requires Joomla! 3.9.0 or later.

NOTE: Sliders 7.6.2 was a Security Fix, addressing a "potential security issue concerning cross site scripting via editor button popup".

Not yet tried using SLIDERS?

Give it a try.

Sliders offer a great way to pack lots of information into an Article without overwhelming the reader.

And improve the experience of users on mobile devices.

JCE Content Editor 2.7 Released

joomla support cheshire manchester merseyside north west ukThe developer states:

"JCE Pro 2.7 has been available for download for a few weeks now, significant changes in the API necessitated a "soft release" in order to limit user exposure to undiscovered major issues."

JCE v2.7.7 has now been made available to the Joomla! Extensions Directory and will be installed when you update the extension via your website's control panel.

And today superceded by JCE v2.7.11.

Before you update your existing JCE Content Editor, see the developer's Release Notes.