Akeeba Backup for WordPress

#27407 Akeeba updates download fine but get stuck extracting

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Latest post by on Friday, 21 April 2017 17:17 CDT

I see a notice in Akeeba to update to 2.1.1. The update downloads fine, but get stuck extracting as shown here:

After 15 minutes, it still says 0.0.

This is a known problem, there is a bug in the extraction code of the currently installed version. You need to do a manual update for this release, there are instructions in the release notes of 2.1.1. Future updates will install as expected.

Dale L. Brackin
Support Specialist

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