How to Hide the PHP End of Life Joomla Warning

Your Joomla has a built-in plugin "Quick Icon - PHP Version Check":

the php version check joomla plugin

It checks the support status of your Joomla site PHP version and raises a warning if your PHP version is not fully supported:

php eol warning message

If you wish to hide it, here is how you can do this:

  • In your Joomla administrator panel, go to "Extensions" > "Plugins":

go to extensions plugins

  • This will bring you to the "Plugins" screen, as you can see in the next image. Locate the "Quick Icon - PHP Version Check" plugin:

locate the php version check

  • Disable it by clicking on the green checkmark next to it:

disable plugin

  • As a result, you won't see the PHP End of Life warning message in your Joomla administrator panel anymore:

php end of life warning gone