Akeeba Backup for Joomla!

#37144 Update Akeeba BAckup 8.1.3 -> 8.1.4 - backuponupdate.xml missing

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Environment Information

Joomla! version
PHP version
Akeeba Backup version


After Update Akeeba Backup 8.1.3 -> 8.1.4 there is no Backup on Update anymore.

The plugin "System - Backup on update" returns an error: backuponupdate.xml missing.

Akeeba Staff


sometimes Joomla forgets to copy all the files, please install Akeeba Backup twice in a row, without uninstalling it. That should fix your issue.

Davide Tampellini

Developer and Support Staff

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