Upgrades

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The PeepSo Core plugin can be upgraded with a Zip installation file or by using the WordPress Plugin Directory (core) or automatic updates for all the child plugins.

Preparations before the upgrade that must be done

  • Create a backup of the entire site, files and database.
  • Make sure the backup works.
  • Put the site in maintenance mode.
  • Update plugins with one of the methods described below.

Automatic Updates In WordPress Backend

For a quick and hassle-free upgrade:

  1. Go to the backend of your site > Dashboard > Updates
  2. Select all PeepSo plugins that need to be updated
  3. Click ‘Update Plugins
  4. Update PeepSo Core
  5. Go to the backend > Plugins
  6. Reactivate all PeepSo plugins

The whole operation doesn’t take more than 3 minutes. Should you have any issues or questions, please do contact us.

Using A Zip Installation File

  • Open the PeepSo configuration.

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  • Options that must NOT be checked for UPGRADES
Under the “PeepSo Uninstall” options make sure that the: “Delete Post and Comment data” and “Delete all data and settings” ARE NOT CHECKED. Otherwise you will lose everything users ever posted on the site.
  • Save changes.
  • Navigate to the plugins list.
  • Find PeepSo.
  • Deactivate and remove PeepSo.
  • Navigate to Plugins > Add New.
  • Use the “Upload Plugin” button.
  • Upload the installation package
  • Install and activate.

PeepSo upgrade from a zip file