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  • Joomla 5.1

    For running J!5.1 you must install Fabrik 4.1
    See also Announcements

  • Subscription and download (Fabrik 4.1 for J!4.2+ and J!5.1) are working now

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    Please post subscription questions and issues here

    We have resolved the issue with the J! updater and this will be fixed in the next release.

  • Update & Changlog URL Fixer

    At the present time the update site URL for Fabrik is incorrect in all installations up to and including 4.1. This will be corrected in 4.2, however, if you wish to update Fabrik via the J! Updater you can download and install this plugin.

    This file is installed just like any other extension through the J! Extension Installation panel. It will not however actually install anything. Its sole purpose is to fix the Update Site and Changlog URL's. Once done it will simply exit.

    As always, we recommend you perform a site backup priot to installation.

Donation Update and Moving Forward

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achartier

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We extend our heartfelt gratitude to all contributors who have supported Fabrik's journey. Your generosity has enabled significant upgrades, including migrating the website to a new hosting provider, acquiring licenses, and upgrading to Joomla 4 and our own Fabrik 4.

To date, over 2,000 individuals have embraced Fabrik 4, with 50 donations amounting to approximately $2,500. However, with a mere 2.5% donation rate, sustaining our operations long-term poses a challenge.

To ensure the continued evolution of Fabrik for all users, we are introducing a subscription-donation model. Subscribers will gain access to download install packages and updates via the Joomla Updater for an annual fee of $20 USD. This fee grants access exclusively to Fabrik Packages and does not encompass support services, although we pride ourselves on offering exemplary support to our community.

While the current Fabrik git repository on BitBucket remains accessible for updates, we strongly advise against relying solely on it. Package installations include crucial updates, database changes and vendor libraries, vital for seamless functionality. Users opting for git updates on top of a previous package release risk potential site disruptions due to incomplete updates.

For those who have generously donated, you will receive one or more coupon codes valued at $20 for every $20 of cumulative donations. These codes are redeemable for subscriptions or future offerings.

This subscription service will be activated upon the release of Fabrik 4.1, slated for the coming weeks.

We sincerely hope this transition will not impose a significant burden on any of our users.

Thank you,

Your Fabrik Development Team.
 
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