How to Update Joomla Extensions

In most cases updating your components, modules and plugins is an easy task. First, you need to access your Joomla 3 admin page and go to Extensions -> Extension Manager.

how to update joomla extensionsOnce you load the Extension Manager, click on the Update link in the left column.

how to update joomla extensionsNext, Joomla will show you a list of all extensions that have a new version.

how to update joomla extensions

Well done! You’ve updated the jHackGuard plugin to its latest version!

Important! Not all Joomla extensions can be updated through the Joomla Extension Manager. This is why it is important to check the official websites of the extensions you’re using. If possible, subscribe to their RSS feeds for new versions in order to be informed immediately after a new release is launched.