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After two years of hard work by many volunteers, Joomla 5 has finally been released. Joomla 5 introduces numerous new features, security and code enhancements, and increased speed as a result of those enhancements. 

Joomla 5 Stable Available To Download - Discover New Features

This release comes with many new features for bloggers and authors, web designers and extension developers, web agencies or multinationals

What New Features are in Joomla 5?

  • Administrator Dark Mode: Joomla 5 features a more polished dark mode, for both users and administrators.
  • Web Assets and Caching: Significant advancements have been made in web asset caching.
  • Integration: Activating data for organization and site names automatically improves search engine optimization.
  • Code Optimisation: Speed advancements are noticed due to automatic source code optimisation via the phpcs fixe
  • Updates to PHP and Bootstrap: Improved compatibility with PHP 8+ and an upgrade to Bootstrap 5.3.2 ensure that the platform remains current.
  • User Interface: Improvements to the Atum administrator template's dark mode and the new Joomla modal window for select buttons offer a more fluid user experience.
  • Tools & Plugins: The TinyMCE editor is updated to version 6.7, which includes picture alignment features. Several scheduled jobs have been relocated to scheduler plugins, which has improved system efficiency.
  • Media Management: The inclusion of AVIF support in the media manager, as well as the ability to remove older information from smart search indexing, enhances media handling capabilities.
  • Adjust menu order in the sidebar: Allows you to arrange the menu as you want.
  • Enhanced security: Events have been shifted to their classes, and no longer working Recaptcha plugins have been removed.
  • Technologies: Internal code refactoring prioritizes the usage of more current APIs. Web Asset Manager now supports JS Import maps, and deprecated patches for PHP 8.2 have been implemented.
  • Extensions and compatibility: Fontawesome 6.4, Codemirror 6, and an improved Webauthn Library are all new in Joomla 5. Notably, for maximum performance, Joomla now requires PHP 8.1, MySQL 8.0.13+, MariaDB 10.4+, and PostgreSQL 12+.
  • Cleaner Code Base: Joomla 5 focuses heavily on code cleanliness. The removal of es5 support, as well as other carefully coded cleanups, ensuring that the CMS operates quickly.


Note: Please read the update instructions before updating.

Note: Please read the update instructions before updating.

How to upgrade your website to Joomla 5?

If you are using Joomla 4 version, Good news for Joomla 4.4.x to 5.x, it’s an upgrade, not a migration. Why?

  • Joomla 4 (J4) extensions that have removed all deprecations of code and are using up-to date Joomla code, will work in Joomla 5 (J5)
  • Most others will work with the new Behaviour - Backward Compatibility Plugin enabled

If you are using Joomla 3 versions,  then the first step will be to update your site to Joomla 3.10. The Joomla 3.10 The Pre-update Checker will show you which extensions are compatible with Joomla 4.0. And then, you just have to follow the tutorial: How to Upgrade Joomla 3 to Joomla 4 Step by Step.

Joomla 5 is a major release that we will update all our Joomla templates, Joomla extensions to Joomla 5 as soon as possible. Follow us for latest news!

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