When you are using WordPress, you will notice plugins have a new version that is available. However, you need to take note of the following precautions before you proceed with the instructions below on how to update WordPress plugin version:
- Secure a backup of WordPress website files.
- Secure a backup of WordPress database SQL file.
- Check the details of the new version and make sure that it is compatible with the current WordPress version you are using.
Update WordPress plugin version
(Note: The plugins featured from the images below are only examples. Check your WordPress dashboard to check your own plugins.)
Step 1. Log in to your WordPress Dashboard.
Step 2. Click Plugins and select “Installed Plugins”.
Step 3. Click “Update Available” tab or search for the plugin name.
Step 4. Click “update now”. If you have not checked the details of the new version, click “View version details” before your proceed.
Step 5. Wait for the update to finish.
Step 6. Check your plugin settings to make sure it is working properly.
If you are not confident to make any of the modifications mentioned above, you may have our Application Support Engineers help you with an ad-hoc fee per request.
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