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Help! Update caused Craft to break

I haven't got around to do much with Craft yet, but I think I've installed it correctly - everything seemed to be working fine, but when I clicked the "update" button today, it broke. I now ...
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I can't update the craft CMS. Returns an error

CRAFT CMS 4.5 has been released. I have updated to this version calmly. There are new updates 4.5.1, 4.5.2, 4.5.3. But when trying to update the system, it gives this error: Ошибка: The command "...
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3.7.9 and above update issue

I'm trying to update Craft to the latest version of Craft 3, I can get as far as version 3.7.8, but any version higher than that causes an error 500 on both front and backend. I'm using a Mac and Mamp ...
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How would I upgrade a Craft 3.4.3 site that has no composer.json file?

I don't know the history of this site. Though it has a bunch of plugins and a custom module. I tried removing the vendor folder and running composer install. Though at this point I am flailing. I ...
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Upgrade from craft 2 fails due to read-only mode

I'm trying to upgrade an old Site from Craft 2.9.x. The goal is to eventually upgrade to Craft 4.x, but I thought it would be easier to first update to Craft 3.x. When trying to Finish up my database, ...
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FeedMe import to update specific Matrix blocks without affecting others

I'm familiar with using FeedMe to import into Matrix blocks, but I’m not sure how to do the following: I have a series of existing entries, each with a series of existing Matrix blocks of several ...
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Log warnings "..before Craft is fully initialized"

After updating a site from 3.7 to 4.2.8, in Dev mode and showing the debug toolbar and loading a really simple page (or the control panel) I'm seeing warnings in the log. I repeated the update process ...
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Updated to Craft CMS 4.2.5 and now the "New Category" button is missing in Control Panel [closed]

Like the title says. I've just updated to the latest version while building out a new site in Craft CMS and the New Category button is missing from the Categories screen in the CP. Both when you go to ...
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How to update from Craft version 2 to 4?

I'm working with a Craft site that's running on version 2.6 and I need to get it updated to the latest version. My first approach was to just start a fresh site and then import the existing database, ...
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Composer was unable to install the updates. Error: Unknown package has no name defined

Hi I cannot install Craft CMS updates. I have version 3.1.18 and I'm trying to update to 3.7.50 I have updated Composer successfully. I did however have a platform PHP 7 issue listed in composer.json ...
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Getting a mega error in updating from 3.1

Firstly, I understand it's silly to leave a project go this out of date, but it was out of my hands. Secondly, there are many abandoned plugins in here, but I'm keen to the project updated then adjust ...
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composer.json showing different version to database

Have a site which is on version 3.6.16 I was running the upgrade to the latest versions and it crashed. I have restored the database and componser.json and composer.lock files and ran composer install ...
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Errors on updating the CMS

I am working on my first Craft CMS website. The website owner notified me this weekend, his website is out of the Google index. Found there is this bug https://github.com/craftcms/cms/issues/9621 Can'...
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Craft CMS update failed - Connection refused

I'm gettting the following error while trying to update within the control panel. Fehler: curl error 7 while downloading https://composer.craftcms.com/packages.json: Failed to connect to composer....
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Exception 'yii\base\UnknownMethodException'

After updating to 3.7.19 I ran the command as instructed in the changelog: php craft utils/repair/section-structure <sectionHandle> But it returned the following: Exception 'yii\base\...
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Updating to 3.7.19 query

The update notes say: After updating, run the following command for each Structure section, to prune unneeded >structure data for drafts and revisions. php craft utils/repair/section-structure I ...
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Migration fails during update to 3.7.7

I'm updating a Craft installation from 3.5.17.1 to 3.7.7 and it's failing when applying migrations. I'm trying to do the update via CLI on MAMP. Here is the relevant part of the error: *** applying ...
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Updating to 3.7 issue (applying m210602_111300_project_config_names_in_config)

Probably my fault — I’m generally OK with this stuff until something goes wrong — but… I updated a local install (MAMP PRO) to Craft 3.7 by clicking that lovely 'update' button. And it worked fine, ...
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Update from 3.5.19 to 3.6.15 Failed

Tried doing an update to 3.6.x from 3.5.19 from the terminal and got this horrifying message: `` Performing one update: - craft 3.5.19 => 3.6.15 Backup the database? (yes|no) [yes]:yes Backing up ...
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Update from 3.3.4.1 to 3.6.11.2 advice

What is the best way to do this? I also have a number of plugins that all need updating from the same time period. I don't think any of the breaking changes affect anything I've done, but I wonder/...
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Plugin record no dateUpdated and uid

I'm building a small analytics plugin and as such, I don't need the dateUpdated and uid columns in my records, but I dind't find any way of disabling them. Currently I have tried: Not setting them in ...
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Commerce new order error : mail::getRenderLanguage() must be of the type string

I just pushed an update to the latest version of craft cms and craft commerce and ran into an error that is blocking new orders from finalizing. Everything works on the local site. On the live site, ...
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"Error: Unknown package has no name defined" when updating Craft 3

I'm getting "Error: Unknown package has no name defined" when updating a site from 3.0.41.1 to 3.5.15.1 I had read a reinstall of composer had fixed this for someone else, but hasn't for me. ...
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dev- branch plugin forks being prompted for update

I'm currently using a fork of a plugin for my site, and using a "dev-[branch-name]" version specification in the composer "require" block, with a "vcs" repository ...
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Update 3.5.15.1 - Fixed a bug where the Updates utility wasn’t showing “Update” buttons

The update button is missing, and the fix is available, but impossible to initiate from the CP. Before I embark on a manual update, I wondered if there was a URL that I could use to trigger the ...
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"Unknown package has no name defined" composer error on upgrade

Upgrading from Craft 3.4.20 running Composer 1.10.17 on PHP 7.2. Running ./craft update all returns the following error: error: Unknown package has no name defined. [followed by JSON object related to ...
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Dependency Conflict Updating to Craft 3.5

I'm trying to update to Craft 3.5 from 3.4.3 but running into this error message: Composer output: Package "craftcms/vue-asset" listed for update is not installed. Ignoring. Loading composer ...
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Craft 3.5.1 CLI Update Error: Failed to instantiate component or class "yii\shell\Bootstrap"

when I try to update Craft via CLI to 3.5.1. I get the following error: Failed to instantiate component or class "yii\shell\Bootstrap in /vendor/yiisoft/yii2/di/Container.php:449 Stack trace: #0 ...
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Craft 2 to Craft update - timeout when updating database

I am trying to update a site from Craft 2 to Craft 3. I first set up a new server, installed Craft 3, copied over config settings from the original site, and moved over a copy the original database. I ...
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What does update actually do?

Upon updating CraftCMS via CP > Utilities or Terminal, does this update only the vendor folder? Or does it also change structure in the DB and other files outside the vendor?
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Updating old setup (3.0.41.1) to 3.1.0 various errors every time

I'm unfortunately dealing with a very old system that hasn't been updated in a long time. I've been able to update it up to 3.0.41.1 but once I attempt to go any further I get tons of different errors....
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AWS EC2, Load Balancer and Updating Craft

I have a pretty large Craft site that needs to be load balanced with multiple ec2 instances and one RDS mysql instance. Everything is working great, except for I noticed that if I get to the admin ...
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Updating Craft to 3.3.19 gives 503 error only for logged-out users

Working on an outdated client project and updated craft on staging from 3.0.30.1 to 3.3.19 I'm getting 503 errors (site temporarily unavailable) when trying to visit any page on the site -- but only ...
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ext-zip trouble

Issue: craftcms/cms 3.3.9 requires ext-zip * -> the requested PHP extension zip is missing from your system. Details: I am running on MAMP Pro 5.3. Currently using PHP 7.3.3 (but previous versions ...
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How to protect elements that are being edited during project-config/sync?

Some situations: An editor is editing an entry in the CP while an admin runs project-config/sync. A user starts a front end form to create a new entry before project-config/sync is run, but submits ...
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How to update Craft CMS/plugins without downtime?

On our production server, we have strict SLAs concerning when our site can be down. I've noticed that when I update Craft CMS 3 (using "./craft update all" on the server), the site will go down for ...
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How to determine source of Elements save event

We need to send notification emails when entries of a particular type are created, updated, or enabled/disabled. The entrypoint for this happens in a module's init() method: Event::on(Elements::class,...
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Updating large database from Craft 2 > 3 via command line

I'm migrating a large Craft + Commerce site up to Craft 3. I've completed all the initial steps and get as far as the "To complete the update, some changes must be made to your database. Finish up" ...
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Database migrations on environments - in which env do I apply updates to Craft and Plugins?

When developing a Craft 3 site on a multi-environment setup, where would I apply the Craft and Plugin updates? Should I apply them locally and then commit and replace the database in the dev env, or ...
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Internal Server Error - getDateFormatter() on null

When doing a manual update from 2.6.3012 to 2.7.8, I get the following error: Internal Server Error Call to a member function getDateFormatter() on null I get the following error when enabling ...
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my vendor/craftcms/cms folder delete automatically after every update or install

I was on version 3.1.22. As usual, I wanted to install the update on Craft CMS 3.1.23. So I clicked Install and got this error: Status: Error But that was not all ... My complete vendor/craftcms/...
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cannot update Craft CMS - composer errors

I'm upgrading a site to 3.0.41.1 (not ready to go to 3.1) and when I do I get the following error. How do I resolve this? composer update craftcms/cms Loading composer repositories with package ...
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Craft CP showing plugin updates, but already updated

This morning there were new updates for Craft CMS, Contact Form and Simplemap on a Craft Pro site I host. I updated everything through the Craft CP. After the update, the CP still shows available ...
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Invalid plugin: No plugin exists with the handle - Craft 3

I had an issue with my site running Craft 3.1.15 where I wasn't able to update the site to the most recent 3.1.16, and also wasn't able to install any plugins. Every plugin I tried would throw this ...
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Plugin not updating in the plugin store from changelog updates

I have a custom plugin registered with id.craftcms.com. The plugin store currently sees it at as 2.0.0, but I have since updated the plugin to 2.0.1 (and subsequently tried to force a silent 2.0.2 ...
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Error when updating from 3.1.11 to 3.1.15

After I run an update, I get this error: '⚠' is not a numeric value. I've tried to run the updates multiple times with the same result. I was also able to update plugins with no issues. yii\base\...
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Every time I perform updates on Craft 3, I get errors

What is going on in Craft 3, seems like Composer has caused more problems than good. Every time I have had to update a dev/staging environment I run into issues and have to go and manually update the ...
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Updates on live server without using Control Panel

I'll freely admit to being a bit of a newb when it comes to SSH but wanting to start utilizing it more for my Craft3 sites. Maybe this is an irrelevant question but is it possible to update craft on ...
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"Craft isn't installed yet" error after updating to Craft 3.1

I just updated to Craft 3.1 and logged into the admin to make the required updates to the database and this all worked fine. However, when I use the new ./craft update CLI feature, it responds with "...
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Can't update to 3.1.x

I'm in a multi config env, local, staging & production. I sync my databases down to local then usually update locally, then push to staging and check again before going live. The recent 3.1 ...
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