Products Updates

Joomla & Magento Products Updates & Version release info

JA Zite responsive template for Joomla 2.5 is now stable and released for production usage. Please check the changelog and take due backup before upgrading, it would be difficult to support the beta version as the stable version is here.

JA Slideshow Lite module and JA T3 framework plugin has also been updated for JA Zite, please check the changelog and update the same in your site after taking due backups

JA Zite V 1.0.0 for Joomla 2.5

JA Slideshow Lite module for JA Zite

JA T3 framework plugin V 2.5.3

Check out the two new JA Wall styles Teen Life style and Black Board style. The latest version is now available for download. Please note JA Social Plugin is also updated and released with the JA Wall template.

6 JA Wall - new version out

Any issue arising out of this update be discussed in respective template / extension forum.

30 Joomla Templates quickstart packages have been updated for Joomla 2.5.4 over the last week. Along with the templates 6 of the JATC complimentary extensions have also been updated and exported.

30 quickstarts updated for Joomla 2.5.4

  • JA Puresite, JA Elastica, JA Methys, JA Tiris, JA Edenite, JA Kranos, JA Rave, JA Events, JA Purity II, JA Pyro, JA Graphite, JA Rasite, JA Business, JA Cloris, JA Anion, JA Community Plus, JA Erio, JA Blazes, JA Orisite, JA Social, JA Mers, JA Nex, JA Travel, JA Bistro, JA Ironis, JA Droid, JA Ores, JA Teline III, Teline IV, JA Portfolio and JA Minisite.List and download links here

JA Social template for Joomla 2.5 has been updated for JomSocial 2.6.1 version. Its an bug fix release. Please check the changelog and take due backup before upgrading. One would need to update both the JA Social template and JA JomSocial theme. Next round of update for this template will not be before 3 months from today.

JA Social 2.5.2 for Joomla 2.5

JA Social, JA Tiris and JA Edenite for Joomla 2.5 have been updated and released. Please note that all the extensions used in the templates are also updated, the same be updated by taking due backups.

03 Commercial JATC Templates Updated

Dear Members,

28 of our Joomla 1.7 templates are now updated to Joomla 2.5.1 and released in the downloads and demo sites updated. Remaining templates would be released over the time. Please make sure to take due backup of your sites before applying any update. If you are updating from Joomla 1.7 to Joomla 2.5.x please update the JA extensions manager first and then use the same to update related products. If you have customized the templates or T3 plugin files, you should be careful to avoid overwrites.

More than 30+ extensions (modules/ plugins) provided complimentary with the templates are also updated and exported to respective template download folder, the same be updated too along with the template for optimum performance.

QuickStarts for all templates also have been updated to include Joomla 2.5. and are located in the template's download area.

T3 Framework and Free GPL templates Update

As has been tradition at JA, we update the free GPL templates on priority and having added JA Elastica this year, the number of free templates now stands at 3, as all would agree it's not the number game, its the features that matters most

T3 framework 2 plugin version 1.6.0 - a major version release introducing more features and improvements was released over the last week. Please take due backup before upgrading your site. Earier versions of T3 plugin namely 1.4.0 and 1.5.0 were also major releases and part of plan to improve T3 functionality.

These updates will not be available in the T3 framework for Joomla! 1.5.

  • Simpler folder structure. Core & local folders replaced with etc and themes folder. Take backup and convert the folders to new structure from template backend - please note server limitations may hinder this operation.
  • Profile assignment for languages.
  • Improved implementation for Google Web Fonts 2.0
  • RTL option removed from global settings, now enabled by installing arabic (RTL language) and making it default
  • Typo.css file in the base theme removed.
  • Android Layout added
  • More options to manage layouts

Full Details and upgrade steps are updated in this wiki page.

Updated versions of JA Methys, JA Rave, JA Community Plus and JA Portfolio templates for Joomla! 1.7.x have been released over the last week. Some of the extensions used in these templates were also updated and versions released. These are routine bug fix releases and members are requested to check the changelog and update their templates / extensions to the latest version. Please make sure to take due backup before updating.

Starting with version 1.4.0, we have started implementing major improvements to the JA T3 Framework V2 based on regular feedback from members and users. Version 1.4.0 saw update to support all major cache system (server side) supported by Joomla! 1.7 - the support has been implemented so far for Memcache, Xcache, cache lite and APC cache. Wincache and eAccelerator are not yet supported. Version 1.5.0 fixes bugs reported with the earlier version and also has few cache and optimization improvements including folder rearrangement in t3-assets folder. Check changelog for more details.

1.7 Templates running on T3 V2 would be updated to the latest Framework version over the time, anyone trying these latest improvement versions are requested to take due backups and report any issue arising out of upgrade. These updates will not be available in the T3 framework for Joomla! 1.5.