You are using phpFox version earlier than 4.68.0? Please refer instruction for this article here.
The upgrade process will begin with a check for requirements. If all passed, click Continue to go up with the process.
The next step will require you to enter your PHPfox License ID & Key, which was sent to you via an email directly after your purchase.
After you have successfully entered your phpFox License ID & Key and selected phpFox apps to upgrade, the Upgrader will run all the required updates to your database until it is completed.
While upgrading to version 4.5.3 or later, you may face errors and most of those cases are caused by lack of write permissions on "PF.Site/Apps" folder when upgrading phpFox site with "File System" FTP option. In this case, we have some quick solutions for you:
- Solution 1: Update permission 777 to "PF.Site/Apps" folders and its subfolders/files recursively. Then you can follow our guidance to upgrade again and can use "File System" option
- Solution 2: Skip step to upgrading apps with phpFox by unchecking all apps. You can still use "File System" option.
- Solution 3: If you still want to upgrade apps while upgrading phpFox, please use "FTP/SFTP" option which FTP account has write permission on "PF.Site/Apps" folder
If you have faced any other issues or other solutions while upgrading phpFox, feel free to share us here.