I mean i am using 1.7.3 and i want to upgrade so which steps should i take? Do i need to upgrade it to 1.7.4 or 2.5.0 or directly to 2.5.3 ?


From Joomla! 1.7, you can upgrade directly to Joomla! 2.5.x (or latest version) in the following ways:

  1. Upgrading Joomla! 1.7 or 2.5 to new version:
  2. Install Joomla! 1.7 or 2.5 update package: