How to update Engic and its plugins

Keep in mind that we provide lifetime updates and dedicated support in order to have no problems with the new versions of WP. Besides that, Engic offers new features in every new release. So please, stay updated.

How update Engic Theme with 1-click

Following the new Envato API and the official solution for updating items purchased on the market we recommend the usage of the Envato Market Plugin. Check on this related article how to set-up and use the Envato Market plugin for the automatic updates.

How to update Engic (old-school method)

This is the old-school method for the updates of Engic.
Follow the steps below:

  1. Deactivate Engic – (activate one of the WP themes like Fourteen)
  2. Delete Engic
  3. Upload and install the new version of Engic, then activate it.
  4. If you won’t get an info message prompting you to update one or both of the required plugins of Engic (Visual Composer and Engic Extension) you’re ready.

In case you prompt to update any or both of the required plugins (Visual Composer and/or Engic Extension)

  1. Click on Updating Plugins
  2. Check these plugins and Update
  3. You’re ready to go!
The overall process will take about 2 minutes. In case that you have a live site and you don’t want visitors to see another theme(like Fourteen) while you ‘re updating Engic, use one of the maintenance plugins like Ultimate Coming Soon Page.

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