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Joomla 1.0 Upgrade Tutorial

This tutorial will show you how to upgrade your Joomla website. In addition, you can take a look on our tutorial on How to upgrade from Joomla 1.0.x to Joomla 1.5.

How to upgrade your Joomla website

Step 1 Open your cPanel -> File Manager and navigate to the installation folder of your Joomla application.

Then click on the [Upload Files] button.

Step 2 Then browse trough your files and select the Patch Package from your local computer and click Upload.

Step 3 After this, please click on the Patch Package file in the File Manager.

You need to extract the archive file using the Extract function. Please click on it and the files will be extracted upgrading your Joomla to the latest version. The path where the patch should be extracted is the root directory of your Joomla installation.

Well done! Your Joomla is now upgraded!

In some cases the upgrade may corrupt additionally added components and modules on your Joomla. In this case you will have to re-install them.

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