Your host needs to disable magic_quotes_gpc to run this version of Joomla!

If you update to the latest version of wordpress you may receive the following error when opening the Joomla backend:

Your host needs to disable magic_quotes_gpc to run this version of Joomla!

In order to fix this go to the .htaccess file in the public_html directory (or your root Joomla directory) and add the following line to the bottom:

php_flag magic_quotes_gpc off

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