Last Modified: 02.03.2023
Update PHP and MySQL versions based upon recommended Bitrix24 system requirements.
PHP and MySQL are not automatically updated during the BitrixVA update. They can be updated manually via the virtual appliance menu item 1. Manage servers in the pool - 8. Update PHP and MySQL.
Note: Menu item 1. Manage servers in the pool - 8. Update PHP and MySQL appears only in BitrixVM version 5.1.x and higher.
Indicate all to update only PHP on all virtual appliances with the
web role, included into the pool, or indicate an appliance with a specific hostname for updating PHP and MySQL:
Then, select PHP or MySQL options:
1. Upgrade PHP
To update PHP version, select a corresponding item Update PHP to version х.х:
Note: Presently available PHP versions: 5.6, 7.0, 7.1, 7.2, 7.3, 7.4, 8.0, 8.1.
Starting February 1st, 2023 all Bitrix24 products require minimal PHP version 8.0, and recommended PHP version 8.1.
In similar manner, PHP version can be downgraded, by selecting a required version via the menu item Downgrade PHP to version х.х. Minimum PHP version for VMbitrix.CRM – 7.0.