Updating Drupal 7 site

Updating your Drupal site

Update procedure (minor version change)

Updating your Drupal site means taking it from, for example, Drupal 7.43 to 7.50; or from 8.0.0 to 8.1.7. A Drupal 'update' is also referred

Update procedure in Drupal 7

A simplified version of these instructions is given in the Installation Guide. You may find it helpful to refer to those instructions as

How to update Drupal Core

These instructions are for updating - not upgrading. Documentation for upgrading an existing Drupal site (for example, changing from Drupal

Updating modules

Updating modules can be a more involved process than installing or removing modules. Follow the steps closely, as they are necessary to

Updating Drupal using Drush

The standard procedure to update Drupal to the latest release is to download it from drupal.org and follow the included UPGRADE.txt.

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