Web Hosting
Results 1 to 3 of 3
  1. #1
    Join Date
    Apr 2009
    Posts
    1

    Question accessing admin area in Joomla 1.5?

    Hello,

    My company's site has been running Joomla 1.0 and I just went through the upgrade to 1.5 (it took 3 attempts, but it said I was finally successful)...but I don't know how to log in to the new admin area?

    When I go to 'mydomainname.com'/content/administrator, which was where the admin/login always was, it still wants to log me into Joomla 1.0.

    Did I miss a step? Is there a new default admin/login area for Joomla 1.5?

    Thanks,
    Ramy

  2. #2
    Join Date
    Aug 2006
    Location
    Orihuela Costa, Spain
    Posts
    194

    Default

    Hi dramarams

    Is your site located in a sub directory "content"?
    I was just curious of the "content" directory before the "/administrator"

    Costa

  3. #3

    Default

    Hello dramarams,

    As far as I understand your Joomla 1.0 resides in a subdirectory of your public_html called "content". This is why you are accessing the Joomla 1.0 back-end when you request yourdomain.com/content/administrator

    Your upgraded Joomla on the other hand should reside in a separate directory if you have followed the tutorial precisely. The example in the tutorial is with a subdirectory called "dev". If you have used such a directory, then the back-end of the Joomla 1.5 based website will be accessible via:

    yourdomain.com/dev/administrator
    Best Regards,
    Nikolay A.
    SiteGround Senior Support Team

    Join us on Facebook
    Follow us on Twitter
    Web Hosting Suitable for You!

Similar Threads

  1. Joomla 1.5 ADMIN LOGIN not working
    By sylvan in forum General Joomla Discussions
    Replies: 21
    Last Post: 03-19-2012, 09:32 AM
  2. phpBB -can't access my admin area
    By Masar in forum Forum Applications
    Replies: 0
    Last Post: 11-08-2008, 04:58 PM
  3. Mambo admin area not saving changes
    By alum_org in forum General Joomla Discussions
    Replies: 2
    Last Post: 10-17-2005, 05:50 PM

Tags for this Thread

Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts
  •