How to Update Theme Manually?

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You can update Point Finder theme with Auto Update or FTP installation system by following the steps below. Before starting to update, prepare the theme folder you will install.

If you downloaded Point Finder theme by clicking on “All files & documentation” link, extract the zip file that you downloaded and use the files inside pointfinder folder for setup. If you downloaded it by clicking on “Installable WordPress Only” link, extract this zip file and use pointfinder folder for installation.

 

  1. Connect to FTP with any FTP Client software .
  2. Find and open pointfinder folder in wp-content > themes folder from the location where WordPress is installed.
  3. Upload all files inside pointfinder folder which you prepared before into this folder.

After this process, all files related to theme are updated and new version is installed. Your saved information will not be affected by this update. This process only covers updating of the files. If you made changes in main theme file, these changes will be lost. For this reason, please always use Child Theme in processes like this.