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updating n2.6 to 2.8 (3 posts)

  1. sakyant
    Posted 5 years ago #

    anyone able to advise me how to update 2.5 to 2.8 please? im scared as i once updated a xoops cms and lost all my 5 years of forum entries.. im scared to lose the blog i have.. do i have to delete or re-edit any files??

  2. vanzist
    Posted 5 years ago #

    I am also having the same question...how to update from 2.5 to 2.8

  3. Christian Schenk
    Posted 5 years ago #

    If you are scared, make a backup of your database and your whole WordPress installation folder and you'll be able to revert all changes in case something goes wrong.
    Anyway, the update should be pretty smooth. Keep in mind that you'll have to test all the plugins you've installed. Some of them might not work with 2.8 yet. Just give it a try.

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