What if an extension only works on Joomla! 2.5 and not 3.x?
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Revision as of 06:59, 28 September 2012 by Tom Hutchison
You need to speak with the extension developer to see if they have plans to release that extension for Joomla 3 in the immediate future. Developers do have to make some changes but how extensive they are depends on the extension.