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

Akeeba Backup 7 Beta Release

joomla support cheshire manchester merseyside north west ukRelease date: 2 December 2019.

Akeeba Backup 7 is a BETA release which the developer recommends users implement on production websites pending the release of Akeeba Backup 7 STABLE release in January 2020.

Akeeba explain on their website (see link below) why they have chosen to issue a BETA release in this instance.

They confirm that the most recent stable release (v6.6.1) will continue to be supported until Akeeba Backup 7 stable release is made available.

Post Akeeba Backup 7 there will be several features which were hitherto included with the FREE version only henceforth being included with the PRO version (see link below).

VirtueMart 3.6.10 Bug Fix Release

joomla support cheshire manchester merseyside north west ukRelease date: 22 November 2019.

Virtuemart have announced what appears to be a significant bug fix for their eCommerce extension for Joomla!

Virtuemart users should update their websites sooner rather than later.

See link below.

Latest Targeted Security Release announced by cPanel

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On 18 November 2019 the cPanel developer announced a Targeted Security Release to address vulnerabilities in cPanel & WHM software.

JCE Content Editor 2.8.1 Released

joomla support cheshire manchester merseyside north west ukRelease date: 4 December 2019.

JCE v2.8.1 is the first bug fix release following the launch on 20 November 2019 of the 2.8 version.

Tip: you may need to uninstall JCE 2.7 and then perform a fresh install of JCE 2.8.0 to see the new improved content editor panel when editing website articles.

Before updating your existing JCE Content Editor we recommend that you refer to the developer's Release Notes.

Mediabox 2.0.13 released by developer of JCE Content Editor

joomla support cheshire manchester merseyside north west ukRelease date: 31 October 2019.

This is a bug fix release for this useful plugin which creates lightbox style inline popups.

Mediabox 2 is a rebuild from the ground up of its predecessor, Mediabox 1.2.9.

Not already using the JCE Content Editor?

Give it a try. It is a really useful extension and regularly updated by its developer.