Install & Upgrade (Recommended)

To upgrade using Install & Upgrade, please refer to the Install & Upgrade documentation.

PHP needs the same write permissions as under Install, or remote plugin & theme have to be updated manually.

Manual

  1. Your first step is to download the add-on from your customer area. Once you download, save the .zip file somewhere you are familiar with.
  2. Next, you will want to extract the files. After that is done you will need to upload the contents inside the upload folder into your root XenForo directory.
  3. After you have uploaded the files you will need to navigate to the Add-ons section within your XenForo admin panel. Here you will see it listed under "Upgradeable add-ons". Just click Upgrade!

Upgrading from XPress 1.0.0 Patch Level 5 to XPress 1.1.0

Note: We advise to take at least 30 minutes of time to complete this update. As this is a major step, upgrading should be done with full attention to the steps.

Note: We recommend to disable your XenForo installation for the duration of the upgrade. You can do so via XenForo ACP → Setup → Options → Board Active.

  1. Head to your WordPress Dashboard → Appearance → Themes and switch the theme to the default theme.
  2. Head to your WordPress Dashboard → Plugins → Installed Plugins and deactivate the XPress plugin.
  3. Head to your XenForo ACP → Add-ons → Add-ons and disable the XPress add-on.
  4. Upload the WordPress XPress plugin, the WordPress XPress theme (optional), the XenForo XPress add-on and the XenForo XLink add-on.
  5. Head to your WordPress Dashboard → Plugins and reactivate the XPress plugin. It should now show the version 1.1.0.
  6. Head to your WordPress Dashboard → Appearance → Themes and reactivate the XPress theme (optional).
  7. Head to your XenForo ACP → Add-ons → Add-ons and install the XLink add-on.
  8. Upgrade the XPress add-on from the same page.
  9. Reactivate the XPress add-on.
  10. Head to XenForo ACP → XLink → Platforms to ensure, that the platform link has been established.
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