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Upgrading a Manual Installation of PhpList


Overview If you installed phpList manually, this is the correct installation method for you. The process consists of the following steps:

  • Unordered List ItemDownload the archive containing the new version to your server (e.g. to your home directory)
  • Decompress the files
  • Back-up your database using your preferred method (e.g. using Mysqldump)
  • Copy (Back-up) your config.php file
  • Remove your old `lists` directory and replace it with the new one (actually, you should overwrite all files, directories and sub-directories from the 'lists' directory top level path and downward. This will preserve any custom-added subdirectories, like 'uploaded-attachments'
  • Copy your backed-up `config.php` file over the freshly uploaded 'config.php' file in the new `lists/config/` folder
  • Login to the phpList admin interface and automatically upgrade the database following the prompt
upgrading_manual_installation_phplist.txt · Last modified: 2023/09/13 12:01 by wikiadmin