Krypton Upgrade process from version 3.x to 4.0
Krypton version 4.0 was developed with a new framework and completely different from the previous version. Thus Krypton version 4.0 is not compatible with version 3.x and it does not support theme updates on the WordPress dashboard. In this video, we will show you how the initial process for rebuilding a website using theme version 4.0.
These are the steps you need to do to upgrade Krypton version 3.x to version 4.0 (manually)
- Back up all of your Krypton 3.x sites so that if there is a failure in the upgrade process, your data is still safe. If something unexpected happens, the website can be restored. You can use additional plugins to make backups easier.
- Upgrade via FTP - Upload the Krypton version 4.0 to the following directory \wp-content\themes\ (It is recommended that you delete the Krypton version 3.x or rename it before uploading the Krypton version 4.0).
- Reset the database.
- Activate Krypton 4.0 and the plugins.
- Import the Demo content