We spent the last month addressing all the issues and bugs that were found by our QA department and also those that were reported on our forum. We thank you all for helping us in this process or making J-BusinessDirectroy version 4.8 more stable.

The new version is compatible with Joomla 3.7.2 and we encourage you to update as soon as possible to version 3.7.2 if you have not done so.

There have been a few new features and improvements added and multiple bugs fixes

Complete list of new features, improvements & bug fixes

Bellow, you can find the full list of new features and improvements that have been developed on 4.8.1 version.

New features

  • Add drag & drop for custom attributes values
  • Add a new setting to control the number of items shown on the search filter
  • Add the Html description for business listing on package features
  • Add events dates on search result


  • Improve image display for galleries
  • Autocomplete billing details from user details.
  • Show a message on business listing details view if some details are hidden to guest
  • Show a hint text for address format
  • If quotes are used on search no split should be performed
  • Add the possibility to chose type on search listing module
  • Add links to all items on emails
  • Prevent description to be deleted on a package without description

Bug fixes

  • Upgrade package after current package is expired
  • Business listing URL on .rss feed
  • Opening Hours issue
  • Fix folder not found warning
  • Error in offer slider
  • Package groups are not working OK
  • Google street view is black
  • Wrong wording
  • View all categories bug
  • Multiple select boxes cannot be left empty
  • jbdutils js is not loaded for map modules
  • Progress dialog shows also features that are disabled on general settings
  • Location issue on listings view
  • Back to search results
  • Fix map issue for listing without assigned category
  • Listing creation with disable/enable packages
  • Package type - Lifetime issue
  • Category on search module does not change
  • Custom attribute issue
  • Fix free package association
  • Listing search module causes error at home page
  • Business Listings secondary locations cannot be added
  • Related companies are not showing any results
  • Location icon displays on view type list when the listing doesn't have an address.
  • The map on offer/event module shows a notice at home page.
  • Slider view options on events module affects even on offers module
  • Show subcategories button issue
  • The filtered category from business categories module can't be removed.
  • All categories button issue
  • Time issue
  • Extend package period
  • Listings with expired package
  • Review module issue
  • Deleted listing invoice
  • Events page, grid view button issue
  • Select scroll on mobile with autocomplete active.
  • Events start/end time
  • Show the total number of businesses in a category issue
  • Paid lifetime package
  • Multilingual issue on events
  • Events date/time checkboxes on import
  • Max number of offers and events set on packages
  • Events without set start/end dates
  • Additional info details are not saved on business edit view
  • The main category of the business can not be changed.
  • Categories number on a listing with expired package

How to update?

You can update automatically using the update section of directory extension or manually. If you choose the second alternative you can download the latest version by login on your CMSJunkie account and go to My Downloadable Products section.

Bug reporting

Since this is still a beta version some bugs may have dodged our QA team but they will definitely won't get past you.  
We have created a dedicated section for reporting the bugs

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