Attention

TYPO3 v7 has reached its end-of-life November 30th, 2018 and is not maintained by the community anymore. Looking for a stable version? Use the version switch on the top left.

You can order Extended Long Term Support (ELTS) here: TYPO3 ELTS.

Upgrade

When a new version of TYPO3 is released, you should follow the guideline in this chapter in order to do an upgrade. Also follow any additional upgrade information carefully. You might e.g. want to skim the included ChangeLog to see if any features affect the way your site works. (Look for lines prepended with "!!!" - those are the really important ones!)

Note

Version specific upgrade notes

While this chapter is a general guideline to follow for a TYPO3 Upgrade, some specific information for upgrading to 7.6 is additionally available. Use that as an amendment to the general upgrade instructions!

Note

Think of active users

Think of users who might want to do any changes during your upgrading and/or fallback. Inform them before you start!

Basically these are the steps to be done to update your TYPO3 site: