Update GeoIP Database

All corejoomla extensions uses MaxMind GeoIP City database to find the user location and other Geographical information of the users while saving the user data to your site. This information is used in reporting purpose in some places such as Community Surveys reporting and used for logging purpose in all extensions.

Please note that due to the change in policies of MaxMind free city database access, you need to create a license key on your MaxMind account page and update it in the CjLib component settings.

  1. Sign up for GeoLite2 at https://www.maxmind.com/en/geolite2/signup and login.
  2. Create a license key at https://www.maxmind.com/en/accounts/current/license-key
  3. Update it in the CjLib component settings. Go to Components -> CjLib API -> Click on Options button on toolbar.
  4. Click on “Update GeoIP Database” button on the CjLib component dashboard page to update the database