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

JCH Optimize 5.4.2 Bug Fix Release

joomla support cheshire manchester merseyside north west ukJCH Optimize is our preferred application for significantly improving page load speeds.

JCH Optimize v5.4.2 is a Bug Fix Release.

New features, including: added cache lifetime setting to reduce the amount of cache files generated on the server.

Default time = 15 minutes.

Just ask if you need help with installing and configuring this useful extension.

We can also recommend other steps you can take to improve the performance of your website.

Joomla! 3.9.4 Security Release announced

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Joomla! 3.9.4 is a Security Release which addresses FOUR security vulnerabilities.

One of these vulnerabilities is labelled as being of HIGH Priority.

This release also includes several improvements.

More details at the following link.

Akeeba Admin Tools 5.3.0 Bug Fix Release

joomla support cheshire manchester merseyside north west ukAkeeba Admin Tools is our preferred Web Application Firewall.

Admin Tools v5.3.0 is a Bug Fix Release.

The developer only officially supports using Admin Tools with the latest release of Joomla! 3.9.

Older versions of Joomla! have known major security issues which are being actively exploited by hackers.

So if you are concerned about security, check you are using the latest available release of Joomla! before you install Admin Tools.

Developer of Ozio Gallery releases v5.0.0

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Ozio Gallery enables you to present your images published on Google Photos within the body of your website.

The developer of Ozio Gallery recently reported that, from February 2017 onwards, Google will no longer allow users to publicly share their Google Photo albums.

The extension developer released Ozio Gallery 4.8.0 in response to Google's new policy to enable you to continue to publish your Google Photos images within your website.

Ozio Gallery 5.0.0 is released in response to the new Google Photos Library API. It also includes a number of bug fixes.

About Ozio Gallery

The developer introduced a limit of 30 images per album with Ozio Gallery 4.7.0 for users of the FREE version.

There is no limit when you subscribe to the COMMERCIAL version.

The COMMERCIAL version is offered at a very reasonable price and includes developer support.

Mediabox 2.0.10 released by developer of JCE Content Editor

joomla support cheshire manchester merseyside north west ukThis 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.