During the update process, your FTP client will ask you that .A new Word Press release may come with changes into Word Press database. Once you have uploaded all the files to your website, simply go to your Word Press admin area.

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In some cases after you've updated Word Press some of your plugins might not fully function any longer, and updating your Word Press plugins can solve this typically Before your update your Word Press plugin I'd recommended that you backup your database, and also backup your website files.

That way if something stops working with the new version of the plugin, you can easily restore your Word Press site to the previously working configuration.

Hello The Boat People, and thanks for your comment, It looks like you also asked this question about Word Press plugins getting tmp directory or permissions errors in our support center.

I answered the question there, it seems to be related to you needing to set your PHP temporary upload directory.

i got this error on a diff plugin yesterday, which then i directly uploaded the plugin to the wp-content plugin directory and then activated it fine via the WP site back end. now today a new plugin gets the same type of error. (but to the same site i just tried to add new plugin Yoast Seo and it download into my site fine, what is going on? Installing Plugin: Next GEN Gallery 2.0.31 Downloading install package from

Warning: touch() [function.touch]: Unable to create file /tmp/because No such file or directory in /home/xxxxxxx/public_html/zzzzz.org/wp-admin/includes/on line 179 Warning: unlink(/tmp/nextgen-gallery.tmp) [function.unlink]: Operation not permitted in /home/xxxxxxx/public_html/zzzzz.org/wp-admin/includes/on line 503 Download failed.

We recommend using Filezilla because it is free and works on both Windows and Mac. See our guide on how to use FTP to upload files to Word Press.

Once you have connected to your website using FTP client, go to your website’s root directory.

I WANT to like your plug-in and customer support but so far it's been less than stellar.

I have written several times and, beyond telling me to watch all the tutorials, we never get anywhere. Problem #2: Your Dashboard wrecks my theme when I activate it.

We hope this guide helped you manually update Word Press on your site.