When we Configure our Site as “Site Offline” for maintenance or repairs, Joomla allows to show an image. This image can help to show logos or special messages for users. In this article I will explain how to set an offline image in Joomla.


  1. Log into Joomla as an Administrator, then in the Administration dashboard, go to menu ‘System -> Global Configuration’:



2. In Site tab, you have access to Site Settings. First, It is necessary configure the Site Offline before to establish an offline image. In the field Offline Image, select the image:






3. To complete the above steps, click Save to save your changes:




4. That’s it! You have set an offline image in your website:


Hope this is very easy and helpful 🙂

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