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Questions tagged [upgrade]

Questions related to civicrm upgrades or updates

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What is the best way to raise awareness of a extension upgrade that breaks core fuctionality, e.g. all the menus went away?

On Friday one of the extensions, summaryfields popped up showing there is an upgrade available. Well, for many, this upgrade causes all the civi menus to go away. So while people should never ever ...
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DB Error: unknown error when accessing any report menu after upgrade to 5.10.0

I have just updated CiviCRM under Joomla! from 4.7.6 to 5.10.0. The upgrade went well, with no issues. I have following the instructions on the page "Upgrading CiviCRM for Joomla". I can use CiviCRM ...
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Why when upgrading civi via drush I always get You are already upgraded to CiviCRM version-I'm-upgrading-from?

I saw a bug out there on this but it's old and claims to be fixed. I keep thinking the next time I do an upgrade, it'll be fixed. So for example: upgrading from 5.9.1 to 5.10.0 drush civicrm-...
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System Status: Error after upgrade to 5.10.0

I upgraded from 4.4 to 5.10.0 (WordPress). Upgrade seemed to go fine. Now when I go to the home page for CiviCRM, I get a blank page with System Status: Error in the footer (in pink). There are no ...
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Change email address

We are transitioning from an older version (4.1.5) of CiviCRM to a newer version (5.8.2), and the email address is old (2 staff people previous to me) - how do I update it?
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Joomla move to another server/test env

I administer a website for a small local charity which has Civicrm 4.7.6 / Joomla 3.6.4 with php 5.6. I am wanting to upgrade all 3 to latest versions. In order to do this i need to create a test copy ...
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DB Error: no such field after attempt to upgrade from 4.7.14 to 4.7.19

I'm administrating an not-often-maintained site and seeing that 4.7.14 is reaching end-of-life, i attempted to upgrade it to 5.9.1 (a brainless reckless move). The upgrade went as usual but stopped ...
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unable to upgrade CiviCRM from 4.7 to 5.9

I am using CiviCRM integrated with Drupal 7. Hosting is in pantheon server. I followed the CiviCRM document. https://docs.civicrm.org/sysadmin/en/latest/upgrade/drupal7/ According to this, put the ...
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CiviCRM 5.9.1 Cannot Read Database Information

CiviCRM 5.9.1 WordPress 5.0.3 PHP 7.2 Upgraded after migration between servers from 4.7.29 w/o issue. When I went inside the CiviCRM it asked me to redo everything like a new install. I went to the ...
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CiviCRM 5.9 upgrade

I just finished the upgrade, and I'm getting an error list at the top of some panels consisting of a series of identical messages: Notice: Undefined index: name in CRM_Core_SelectValues::...
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when upgrading should i delete all files AND all folders in templates_c directory?

I am following the wordpress upgrade procedure here: https://docs.civicrm.org/sysadmin/en/latest/upgrade/wordpress/ the instrucutions say to clear cached files by removing all files in the ...
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Network Error Related to CiviCase After Recent Upgrade to 5.8.2

I am new here and not an IT person so hopefully I ask this question correctly and with enough detail. We upgraded over the weekend from CiviCRM 4.7 to 5.8.2 (drupal) and each time I login to the ...
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Upgrading WP to 5.0.1 deletes civicrm uploads folder

When upgrading a WP multisite to 5.0.1, it completely removed contents within the civicrm uploads directory. I then restored the folder from the backup and all worked. But this is weird, does anyone ...
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Quicksearch “name/email not found. Did you mean to search by name/email instead ?”

After a Civi update from 4.x to 5.8.1, quicksearch stopped searching on email addresses when using the name/email option (the first and default option in the dropdown). It returns no results, and ...
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How to manually trigger update hook for an extension?

Question: When upgrading an extension from the UI on Site A it will update the files and run the update hook. How do I manually execute the update hook for the extension on the other Site B, C, etc? ...
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What is the recommended upgrade increments to CiviCRM 5.7 from CiviCRM 5.0?

I've done lots of CiviCRM upgrades over the years in Drupal but I've had CiviCRM complain in the past if I skip too many versions so I'm being a little overcautious maybe. I have a Drupal 7 / CiviCRM ...
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recent CRON error on WP - after upgrade to 5.6.x

Recently updated to 5.6.1 (skipped a couple of the 5.x versions but the rest of the upgrade seems to have been successful). Running WP 4.9.8 / php 7.1.5 After the update I started getting 'Cron not ...
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Unable to create InnoDB tables. MySQL InnoDB support is required for CiviCRM but is either not available or not enabled in this MySQL database server

I'm trying to install an old CiviCRM version on Drupal 6, the purpose is to migrate an old database data to the latest CiviCRM version, but I'm getting this error when I try to install CiviCRM in a ...
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After upgrade to 5.6 status still shows 5.4.0

I have CiviCRM for Drupal 7. Just upgraded from 5.4.0 to 5.6.0 via drush. Everything seems OK, including database. Drupal module page shows 7.x-5.6.0. However, CiviCRM status page still thinks that I ...
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Upgrade Civi first, or Drupal first?

I have a Civi 4.4.4 install on a Drupal 7.37 and I want to upgrade both: the Drupal to 7.59 (which I think is the latest in D7?) and Civi to the latest 5.6.0 if possible. I am totally new to both of ...
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Upgrade CiviCRM 3.3.2 to the latest on Drupal 6

I've been trying to upgrade CiviCRM to the latest. This is what I've been planning to do: Update to the latest availale on drupal 6, then upgrade drupal 6 to 7, update CiviCRM on the latest available ...
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Upgrading from 4.7.25 to 5.6.0 breaks CiviCRM

When attempting to upgrade CiviCRM version 4.7.25 to 5.6.0 I ran into a number of issues. To rule out this is caused by something specifically from 5.6.0 I also tried 5.4.0. Unfortunately, this did ...
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Upgrade to Civicrm 5.5.3 fails

Error message when I run http://example.org/wp-admin/admin.php?page=CiviCRM&q=civicrm/upgrade&reset=1 Does anyone have any ideas? Initialization Error Array ( [callback] => Array ...
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Problem with Aggregating Households Extension after upgrade to 5.3.1

I had this problem after another upgrade and can't figure out how I solved it! (Posted as an issue at github as well.) Extension installed, Enabled | ver 1.2 and at /home/MYSITEDIR/public_html/sites/...
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Upgrading from 4.6 to 5.5.3 - [Error: Remove Moneris] CiviCRM_API3_Exception: “Could not delete payment processor type”

This is a Drupal 7+CiviCRM deployment. Trying to upgrade to 5.5.3 - we're getting this error that stops the upgrade script. Is there a database value I can edit to skip over this to proceed with the ...
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Mailing template not picking up images

Drupal: 7.59 CiviCRM 5.3.2 After Upgrading to 5.3.2 my mail temaplates are no longer showing the images (logo signature) I checked the path in the template and they are correct but the generated PDF ...
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Upgrade to CiviCRM 4.3 failing on DROP FOREIGN KEY

I have successfully upgraded many other CiviCRM installations over the years, but I've been unable to work my way through this issue so far. Ubuntu 14.04 MySQL 5.7.23 Apache/2.4.7 PHP Version 5.6....
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Error Upgrading DB to 4.7.18: SQL

[Error: Upgrade DB to 4.7.18: SQL] [nativecode=1062 ** Duplicate entry 'Chandigarh-1101' for key 'UI_name_country_id'] How can I fix the error as given below: INSERT INTO `civicrm_state_province` (...
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Wordpress CiviCRM site unusable after database upgrade from 5.4.0 to 5.5.1

I'm relatively new to CiviCRM and am trying to get a client set up with the platform. I like it overall, it seems much more usable than most I've touched in the past. All seemed to be going well ...
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unserialize() error in report forms

I've just upgraded a test system running under Joomla to 5.5.0. Looking at certain reports gives this error: Notice: unserialize(): Error at offset 166 of 1907 bytes in ...\administrator\components\...
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Error: Cannot read unrecognized property CRM_Core_Config::$mapGeoCoding

I have just upgraded from CiviCRM 4.6 to 5.4.1. We are getting an error on our events pages Cannot read unrecognized property CRM_Core_Config::$mapGeoCoding I have tried to search for a fix, but ...
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Upgrade script (5.0.1 to 5.4.1) / DB Syntax error - UPDATE civicrm_msg_template SET msg_text

Context : Wordpress 4.9.8–fr_FR, PHP version 7.0.22, libmysql - mysqlnd 5.0 Hello When trying to run the upgrade script from 5.0.1 to 5.4.1, I got this issue : Aug 31 13:51:25 [info] $Fatal ...
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Database update failing for CiviCRM upgrade in Joomla 2.5

I have installed Civi 4.2.19 in Joomla 2.5, to upgrade the 4.1.1 version. I cleared all cache and then tried to run the database update. I got this fatal error: Fatal error: require_once(): Failed ...
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Upgrade to 5.4.0 Fields Not Loading

I'm on Drupal 7 CiviCRM 5.2.0. I've updated to 5.4.0 and received no errors. However, I started seeing that icons on the civimenu are not showing. When I lookup a contact, everything seems fine, but ...
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Upgrade URL not working. Drupal7

I have civicrm on a local server using Drupal7. I have had the same issue with every recent upgrade. The SysAdmin manual contains the following url to update the database following an upgrade: http://...
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Unable to use ckeditor after upgrade to 5.3.1

After an upgrade from 4.7.28 to 5.3.1: Text areas (e.g. editing an event description) have a blank part of the screen in place of the normal editing box. The configure page of the ckeditor is also ...
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Upgraded to 5.3.2 from 5.3.1, now warning Cron not running - log shows it is at 10 minute intervals - Ignore?

Running on Wordpress 4.8.7. No problem with Cron on 5.3.1, but right after upgrading we're getting warning that cron is not running. "Cron Not Running- Last cron run at July 28th, 2018 3:20 PM." ...
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CiviCRM upgrade paths

I have Civicrm 5.3.0 on Wordpress. - It says need to upgrade a security patch. Should it be 5.3.1 or 4.6.38 first? Want to end up with 5.3.2
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problems with upgrade on multilingual site (in this case 4.7.31 to 5.3.1)

When upgrading a multilingual site, after the database upgrade ran the site would not correctly load the status page (or any page that loads via javascript), for one example, the url used in the html ...
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CiviCRM upgrade from 4.6 to 5.3 > [warning] Both parameters should have an equal number of elements Relationship.php:2222

Subject says it all. Just wondering if anyone has seen something like this before?
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civicrm/upgrade?reset=1 to 5.3.1 from 4.7.30

Sorry, due to an error, we are unable to fulfill your request at the moment. You may want to contact your administrator or service provider with more details about what action you were performing when ...
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error on upgrade to 5.3

upon upgrade from 4.7.31 to 5.3 the site could not load any civi pages, it would give a generic error message. in the log I see: Civi\Payment\Exception\PaymentProcessorException: ...
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When removing a group from a contact I get: Error - DB Constraint Violation - GroupContact, get API

[copied from https://issues.civicrm.org/jira/browse/CRM-20711 noted on CiviCRM version 4.7.27] In the Contact record, when I try to remove or delete a contact from a group they've already been added ...
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Does the upgrade process perform enough 'clear caches / templates_c' or should it?

We have hit issues after upgrades that require additional "drush cc all" and/or "clear out templates_c" to make me wonder if the upgrade script could be taking care of this better? Would it be ...
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Are extensions that work with CiviCRM 4.7 also compatible with 5.x?

Most of my extensions are marked as compatible with 4.7 but do not explicitly say they will work with 5.0, 5.1, etc. Can I safely upgrade CiviCRM and continue to use the extensions?
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Undefined index: maxlength after update to 5.2.0

I am relatively new to CiviCRM. After we updated to 5.2.0 I started getting this message when I enter the Create New Individual screen: Notice: Undefined index: maxlength in CRM_Core_Form->addField()...
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System Status Page Blank after Upgrade

After upgrading from 4.7.31 to 5.2.0 the system status page is blank. I made sure the Directory and Resource url settings match; I cleaned up caches and reset paths; I disabled the Asset Cache; no ...
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Is 4.7.x end-of-life? Why does my site say that 4.7 has reached the end-of-life?

The CiviCRM Status Screen is reporting for any version that is 4.7.x that it is End of Life. What does this mean? Is there something wrong with version 4.7? Do I need to panic?
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DB Error after upgrading 4.7.x to 5.1 (Drupal)

After upgrading CiviCRM from v4.7.14 to 5.1 (or v4.7.31) which went seemingly well, CiviCRM encounters the following problem. UPDATE: Issue does not appear until 4.7.29 (including), and comes up only ...
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Db Upgrade from 4.5.5 to 5.1.2 fails with [Error: Upgrade DB to 4.6.alpha7]

Upgrading CiviCRM 4.5.5 on Wordpress 4.9.6 to CiviCRM 5.1.2... I tried upgrading database from 4.5.5 to 5.1.2 and got the error below. Any version above 4.6.0 gives the same error (tried them all!). ...