Upgrading ElasticsearchΒΆ

Liferay 7.3 brings new improvements for search,including built-in support for Elasticsearch 7. The compatibility matrix provides the latest support details.


Solr integration is deprecated as of Liferay 7.3, replaced by Elasticsearch integration. Migrating to Elasticsearch requires setting up Elasticsearch and connecting Liferay to it.


Elasticsearch 6.x is not supported on Liferay 7.3.

Before planning your upgrade, read Upgrading Search for Liferay 7.3. It provides an overview of the steps required to upgrade older Liferay/Elasticsearch systems to the latest supported search stack. Always back up your search indexes before upgrading Elasticsearch.