jUpgrade

jUpgrade is a simple Joomla 1.5 component that will download a version
of Joomla 1.6, decompress it and install it. After that, it should
migrate all of the data from old Joomla 1.5 to the new Joomla 1.6
installation.

Requirements

  • PHP 5.x
  • Curl module of PHP enabled
  • Joomla 1.5
  • A Browser with Javascript/jQuery support

Migrations supported:

  • Banners – 100%
  • Categories – 90%
  • Contacts – 100%
  • Content – 90%
  • Menus – 50%
  • Modules – 50%
  • Newsfeeds – 100%
  • Users – 95%
  • Weblinks – 100%
  • Templates – 20%

Migrations in development:

  • 3rd party extensions support

3rd party extensions:

Documentation comming soon.

Compatibility

Firefox Internet Explorer Opera Chrome
Linux Yes ? Yes
Windows Yes No ? ?

Download

Latest develpment version v0.5.2

http://matware.com.ar/downloads/joomla/jupgrade.html

Installation

When you get the file, you need to login on the administration of our Joomla 1.5 and then you will need to go to the installation menu.

Later we need to selected our downloaded file to begin the installation.

The steps to test it

1) Install the component in your Joomla 1.5 site.
2) Run the upgrade

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