Is it possible to do manual update from 3.5.1 to 3.6 then do update via component?
Regarding first installation i did fresh install of 3.x version In past i have managed to do update using update component.
So before upgrading the live site you need to set up a test site which is as close as possible to the configuration of your live site, then test the upgrade on that. When upgrading from a version that is not the most recent, review release notes for the prior releases.
It is risky to upgrade a live site without testing the upgrade process first.
If you have difficulty with one of these methods, then simply try another.For some basic information on patching and migrating, see Upgrading and Migrating FAQs and Upgrade Instructions. extension to automate the process of loading version updates. Backup your existing Joomla site files and store all the files and database in case something gets messed up, you wont have any problem reverting back.All upgrades should be first tested on a copy of your site before being applied to a live site.Since I can not use joomla update component, can someone explain me how to manually update joomla 3.5.1 to 3.6.5. Can I just upload extracted files via FTP and what after that? from your computer then there is something seriously wrong with your site or your Joomla. But from version 3.5.1 i am not able to use update component. update & upload tab to upload https://downloads.joomla.org/cms/joomla ... If you want to fix your site(or server) so that Joomla updates correctly then please run the fpa and post the results. Even if it does work on your server then the underlying cause will most likely cause more problems later on. In past i have managed to do update using update component.