Legacy (version 5.6.x-)

Update from 5.5 to 5.6 crashed my site

Downloaded the offered updater. Backed up the database. Ran the updater and now every page shows this... Fatal error: Uncaught exception 'ADODB_Exception' with message 'mysqli error: [1054: Unknown column 'logUserID' in 'field list'] in EXECUTE("insert…

Advanced Forms Data Display

I'm getting no responses from this addon creator so I thought i'd ask the masses. I am unable to show form data on a DETAILS page using Advanced Forms data display. Also the Data Display Single Record block isn't working. I saw a post where users d…

Concrete 5 Editor Frozen

I logged into my Concrete 5 Editor, but it is completely frozen, no access to editing tools or Dashboard. See link below. https://unconquerdpeople.com/

5.6 sites running on PHP 7.2.10

I am happy to report that the legacy 5.6 code base will run on the latest stable release of php 7.2.10. Some modding to the core and addons is required as I have discovered with the last few upgrades I have carried out for C5 members. However, I should …

CMS maintenance checklist

we need some assurances on general CMS maintenance and wanted to tap into the forum to try and establish a list of common housekeeping/maintenance processes that would be required to keep a CMS/Concrete5 site healthy. For contingency purposes we want almo…

default concrete5 accounts

were there any default user accounts which come with a fresh install of conrete5 (legacy 5.6). we are doing a quick scan of the list of users to see if any can be disabled and I was interested in which are default as part of the setup.

Switched Site to Https and now Images Won't Link

I recently had my website changed to https: with the SSL Certificate and now none of my images are showing up. They are all in the correct location in my file manager but all I now get is a broken image icon for every image... I am very new to all of t…

Need help Migrating to v8+?

With the recent anoncement "Official End of Life on concrete5 version 6.x" https://www.concrete5.org/about/blog/community-blog/official-end-life-concrete5-version-6x I thought I would create this post. Recently I have been doing a few migrations from …

version ID protection

What exactly can be done to prevent malicious users enumerating the specific verion of concrete5 used on a website? There are free tools such as https://pentest-tools.com/ that at present easily reveal the exact version of concrete5 - which I imagine woul…

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