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Upgrade to Magento 1.9.2.3 via SSH

This Magento upgrade tutorial will help guide you through the process of updating / upgrading your Magento installation from 1.4+ to 1.9.2.3. which was released on Jan 20, 2016. For the purpose of this tutorial, we will assume you have access to SSH on your hosting account. You should always create a backup of your entire website/database before proceeding with an upgrade and never perform these steps on a live store. Please be sure to obtain updated files from the authors of any Magento extensions you have installed on your website.

NOTE: This update includes SUPEE-5344, SUPEE-5994, SUPEE-6237, SUPEE-6285, SUPEE-6482, SUPEE-6788, SUPEE-7616, SUPEE-7405.

  1. Change to your Magento installation directory:
    (swap “username” below for your account’s username, or change the entire path to match your absolute URL)

    cd /home/username/public_html
  2. Download Magento 1.9.2.3 from https://www.magentocommerce.com/download
    You can select tar.gz or zip for an archive format.
  3. Upload the archive to the base folder of your Magento installation
  4. Extract the archive:
    tar -zxvf magento-1.9.2.3.tar.gz
    or
    unzip magento-1.9.2.3.zip
  5. Change to the directory created during extraction:
    cd magento
  6. Turn off file replacement prompts:
    unalias cp
  7. Copy the Magento 1.9.2.3 files over your existing files:
    cp -rf * ../
  8. Change back to your Magento installation directory:
    cd ..
  9. Remove the empty folder
    rm -rf magento
  10. Optional: CHMOD all files to 644:
    find -type f -name ‘*.*’ -exec chmod 644 {} \;
    Optional: CHMOD all folders to 755:
    find -type d -exec chmod 755 {} \;
    Optional: CHOWN all files/folders:
    chown -R username:username *

Renaissance Villages

The WebCitz team is pleased to announce the launch of their latest project, the new Renaissance Villages website redesign! Renaissance Villages provides personal senior living and care for senior residents. Be sure to check out Renaissance Villages online to see the new website design!


WebCitz to Relocate in May 2016!

WebCitz is happy to announce a relocation to a new, larger office around May 2016! Take look at some of these before photos and stay tuned for regular updates as the build out progresses!

WebCitz - New Office Before Renovations

Here is a picture of the entry way in our new office, prior to remodel work.

WebCitz - New Office Before Renovations

Here is a picture of one of the work areas in our new office, prior to remodel work.

WebCitz - New Office Before Renovations

Here is a picture of one of the work areas in our new office, prior to remodel work.


Corporate Central Credit Union

WebCitz is proud to announce the launch of the brand new Corporate Central Credit Union re-designed website! Corporate Central Credit Union is a federally insured financial cooperative committed to the needs of our members. Please visit the new Corporate Central Credit Union website today!