# Migration guide from alpha.24 to alpha.25.2
Here are the major changes:
- Getting started videos helper in the admin
- New getting started
- Changelog: https://github.com/strapi/strapi/releases/tag/v3.0.0-alpha.25.2 (opens new window)
- GitHub diff: https://github.com/strapi/strapi/compare/v3.0.0-alpha.24...v3.0.0-alpha.25.2 (opens new window)
Feel free to join us on Slack (opens new window) and ask questions about the migration process.
# Getting started
alpha.25.2 globally on your computer. To do so run
npm install email@example.com -g.
When it's done, generate a new empty project
strapi new myNewProject (don't pay attention to the database configuration).
# Update node modules
Update the Strapi's dependencies version (move Strapi's dependencies to
3.0.0-alpha.25.2 version) of your project.
npm install firstname.lastname@example.org --save to update your strapi version.
# Update the Admin
If you performed updates in the Admin, you will have to manually migrate your changes.
Delete your old admin folder and replace it with the new one.
# Update the Plugins
If you did a custom update on one of the plugins, you will have to manually migrate your update.
Copy the fields and relations you had in your
/plugins/users-permissions/config/jwt.json file in the new one.
Then, delete your old
plugins folder and replace it with the new one.
# Update Mongoose
Update all your API services by following this update https://github.com/strapi/strapi/pull/2812/files#diff-c36b911d1bc2922e1d7cf93ae692e054R132 (opens new window)
# Update Bookshelf
Update all your API services by following this update https://github.com/strapi/strapi/pull/2970/files#diff-61ba361ed6161efcd5f4e583001cc9c9R240 (opens new window) and https://github.com/strapi/strapi/pull/2864/files#diff-61ba361ed6161efcd5f4e583001cc9c9R124 (opens new window)
We update the name of the life cycle for the before/after fetch all https://github.com/strapi/strapi/pull/2965/files (opens new window)
You will have to replace
beforeFetchAll if you added theses functions in you
That's all, you have now upgraded to Strapi