Downloading: 6.5.0-stable

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Our easy Installation Guide will provide step by step instructions to get you started with b2evolution.


If you're running version 5.1.0 or later, feel free to use the Auto-Upgrade Procedure for a quick and automated upgrade.

In any case, all the upgrade options are outlined here: Upgrading an existing installation.


  • If you have been using previous v6 beta versions, you should delete the boostrap_* skin folders before installing this version. Otherwise you will have old files interfering with the new ones.
  • Many root files are no longer needed in this version and should ideally be deleted from your web server.
  • You should use the provided tool to convert your database to UTF-8. Please check Upgrade to b2evolution version 6.x for instructions.


In addition to what's been introduced in 6.4.4-beta:

  • Enhanced collections list
  • Enhanced user groups list
  • Enhanced post edit screen
  • Enhanced comment edit screen
  • Enhanced Forums skin
  • Widgets
    • Enhanced User Avatars widget
    • Enhanced Item List widget
    • New Image widget, different from Logo Title widget
  • UI Cleanup
  • It's now always possible to contact *any* collection owner, even when not logged in, or when contacting from a "main" collection.
  • Enhanced DB normalization tool.
  • Fixed twitter plugin.
  • Bug fixes...