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1 Joomla! CMS™
3 1- Overview
4 * This is a Joomla! 4.x installation/upgrade package.
5 * Joomla! Official site: https://www.joomla.org
6 * Joomla! 4.0 version history - https://docs.joomla.org/Special:MyLanguage/Joomla_4.0_version_history
7 * Detailed changes in the Changelog: https://github.com/joomla/joomla-cms/commits/4.0-dev
9 2- What is Joomla?
10 * Joomla! is a Content Management System (CMS) which enables you to build websites and powerful online applications.
11 * It's a free and Open Source software, distributed under the GNU General Public License version 2 or later.
12 * This is a simple and powerful web server application and it requires a server with PHP and either MySQL, PostgreSQL or SQL Server to run.
13 You can find full technical requirements here: https://downloads.joomla.org/technical-requirements.
15 3- Is Joomla! for you?
16 * Joomla! is the right solution for most content web projects: https://docs.joomla.org/Special:MyLanguage/Portal:Learn_More
17 * See Joomla's core features - https://www.joomla.org/core-features.html
18 * Try out our free hosting service: https://launch.joomla.org
20 4- How to find a Joomla! translation?
21 * Repository of accredited language packs: https://downloads.joomla.org/language-packs
22 * You can also add languages directly to your website via your Joomla! administration panel: https://docs.joomla.org/Special:MyLanguage/J4.x:Setup_a_Multilingual_Site/Installing_New_Language
23 * Learn how to setup a Multilingual Joomla! Site: https://docs.joomla.org/Special:MyLanguage/J4.x:Setup_a_Multilingual_Site
25 5- Learn Joomla!
26 * Read Getting Started with Joomla to find out the basics: https://docs.joomla.org/Special:MyLanguage/J4.x:Getting_Started_with_Joomla!
27 * Before installing, read the beginners guide: https://docs.joomla.org/Special:MyLanguage/Portal:Beginners
29 6- What are the benefits of Joomla?
30 * The functionality of a Joomla! website can be extended by installing extensions that you can create (or download) to suit your needs.
31 * There are many ready-made extensions that you can download and install.
32 * Check out the Joomla! Extensions Directory (JED): https://extensions.joomla.org
34 7- Is it easy to change the layout display?
35 * The layout is controlled by templates that you can edit.
36 * There are a lot of ready-made professional templates that you can download.
37 * Check out the template management information: https://docs.joomla.org/Special:MyLanguage/Portal:Template_Management
39 8- Ready to install Joomla?
40 * Check the minimum requirements here: https://downloads.joomla.org/technical-requirements
41 * How do you install Joomla - https://docs.joomla.org/Special:MyLanguage/J4.x:Installing_Joomla
42 * You could start your Joomla! experience building your site on a local test server.
43 When ready it can be moved to an online hosting account of your choice.
44 See the tutorial: https://docs.joomla.org/Special:MyLanguage/Installing_Joomla_locally
46 9- Updates are free!
47 * Always use the latest version: https://downloads.joomla.org/latest
49 10- Where can you get support and help?
50 * The Joomla! Documentation: https://docs.joomla.org/Special:MyLanguage/Main_Page
51 * FAQ Frequently Asked Questions: https://docs.joomla.org/Special:MyLanguage/Category:FAQ
52 * Find the information you need: https://docs.joomla.org/Special:MyLanguage/Start_here
53 * Find help and other users: https://www.joomla.org/about-joomla/create-and-share.html
54 * Post questions at our forums: https://forum.joomla.org
55 * Joomla! Resources Directory (JRD): https://community.joomla.org/service-providers-directory/
57 11- Do you already have a Joomla! site that's not built with Joomla! 4.x ?
58 * What's new in Joomla! 4.x: https://www.joomla.org/4
59 * What are the main differences between 3.x and 4.x? https://docs.joomla.org/Special:MyLanguage/What_are_the_major_differences_between_Joomla!_3.x_and_4.x
60 * How to migrate from 3.x to 4.x? Tutorial: https://docs.joomla.org/Special:MyLanguage/Joomla_3.x_to_4.x_Step_by_Step_Migration
61 * How to migrate from 2.5.x to 3.x? Tutorial: https://docs.joomla.org/Special:MyLanguage/Joomla_2.5_to_3.x_Step_by_Step_Migration
62 * How to migrate from 1.5.x to 3.x? Tutorial: https://docs.joomla.org/Special:MyLanguage/Joomla_1.5_to_3.x_Step_by_Step_Migration
64 12- Do you want to improve Joomla?
65 * Where to request a feature? https://issues.joomla.org
66 * How do you report a bug? https://docs.joomla.org/Special:MyLanguage/Filing_bugs_and_issues
67 * Get Involved: Joomla! is a community developed software. Join the community at https://volunteers.joomla.org
68 * Documentation for Developers: https://docs.joomla.org/Special:MyLanguage/Portal:Developers
69 * Documentation for Web designers: https://docs.joomla.org/Special:MyLanguage/Web_designers
72 * (C) 2005 Open Source Matters, Inc. <https://www.joomla.org>
73 * Distributed under the GNU General Public License version 2 or later
74 * See License details at https://docs.joomla.org/Special:MyLanguage/Joomla_Licenses