Akeeba Backup Bug Fix Release

joomla support cheshire manchester merseyside north west ukRelease date: 21 September 2020.

Akeeba Backup is a bug fix release.

v7.3.0, was itself a bug fix release, which introduced several improvements, including the ability to freeze some important backup records i.e. keep them indefinitely.

Heads up: the developer reports this latest version of Akeeba Backup is only recommended for use with websites using Joomla! 3.9 or later and PHP 7.1 or later.

The developer explains why support for older versions of Joomla! and PHP is no longer provided in their release notes. The reasons include preparation for the expected launch of Joomla! 4.

Akeeba Backup is our preferred Backup Utility.

See comprehensive Release Notes for more details.

Read more: Akeeba Backup Release Notes.


Useful Advice

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.

Read more: How to back up your website.

Read more: How to manage 3rd party extensions.


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