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Upgrading to Joomla 3.1

Upgrade Joomla

Please log in to your Joomla 2.5 administration and click on Components -> Joomla! Update. Now click on Options on the top right and select Short Term Support for Update Server. Just click on Install the Update.

If no update was found, you need to purge the cache by going to Extensions -> Extension Manager -> Update and click on Purge Cache. Then just go back to Joomla! Update.

Upgrade the theme

To update the theme you've to download the latest Joomla 3.1 theme from our download directory and replace the theme folder of your current 2.5 theme /templates/yoo_templatename with the new one.

Tip: If you have already done a lot of modifications to your the theme, you can also just replace the warp folder with the 3.1 theme warp folder.

Upgrade the extensions

If you have Widgetkit or ZOO installed just re-install the new version for Joomla 3.1 in the Joomla extension manager.

Documentation on Github

Help us out! If you are feeling that our documentation has errors or can be improved, fork it at Github and send us a pull request. Any contribution is much appreciated. Thank you!