Version 2.5
Maturity Stable
Release Date 2013-06-07 05:30
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Whats new in this release -

  • Joomla 2.5.x - 3.x compatability
  • Dropped support for joomla 1.5.x
  • Create your own frequencies
  • Define batch sizes for each alert separately
  • New sync view with stats
  • Guest alerts subscriptions

Requirements -

  • PHP 5.3 or higher is needed
  • Joomla 2.5.x or 3.x

Installation instructions

  1. Download the latest version from here.
  2. Install J!MailAlerts component.
  3. Install and configure all the plugins you want to use.
  4. Create / edit frequencies
  5. Create alerts
  6. Sync user-alert-preferences data
  7. Simulate
  8. Set cron job URL in cpanel
  9. Upgrade instructions

Upgrading from 2.4.4 to 2.5

A clean installation is recommended - this means your existing data and settings will be lost. !!!

  1. Backup your email existing JMailAlert templates HTML and CSS (if you have modified those else skip this step). You can copy this html and css into some temporary files or in your gmail email drafts.
  2. Uninstall JMailAlerts component older version. (No need to uninstall plugins, you can upgrade plugins directly without uninstalling those first.)
  3. Install latest JMailAlerts component with version 2.5
  4. Configure component options. ( Component options are located on the component toolbar)
  5. Install/upgrade plugins with version 2.5
  6. Configure all plugins to set all parameters and legacy parameters.
  7. Create/edit frequencies
  8. Create alerts
  9. Sync
  10. Simulate
  11. Set cron job URL in cpanel