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#36058 FOF 2.1.b2 and 2.4.3 install with file_fof40

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I try to update my Joomla 3.10 Website to 4.0.

I have old version of FOF 2.1.b2 and 2.4.3 installed.

I use magic eraser to remove them, but without success.

Fof_30 has been removed but not the older ones

Thank you for yours infos




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Description of my issue:

Akeeba Staff

FOF 2.4.3 is part of Joomla 3. It is removed automatically when you upgrade to Joomla 4.

DO NOT try to remove FOF 2.1.b2. It dates back to the pre–Joomla 3.2 days and references the folder libraries/fof where FOF 2.4.3 is currently installed. After upgrading to Joomla 4 you will be able to remove it; it will be a dead extension (just a database record, no files installed on your site).

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