Update Theme

Latest Version of Edu X Pro

Version: 8.1.0
Release Date: 27 June, 2021

Latest Version of The X Pro

Version: 8.0.6
Release Date: 22 June, 2021

If your installed The X Pro or Edu X Pro theme version is older than the latest version of the themes, We recommend to update your themes. New version can have new features, fixes for the known bugs and other improvements.

How To Update The-X-Pro Theme

You should first update The-X-Pro theme before updating Edu-X-Pro theme.

Please follow this tutorial: Update The-X-Pro Theme

Check For Update

You can check for update from Edu-X-Pro theme settings.

Navigate to:
Home arrow-icon Administration arrow-icon Appearance arrow-icon Appearance settings arrow-icon Edu X Pro arrow-icon Update arrow-icon Edu X Pro

example.com/admin/appearance/settings/eduxpro

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How To Update Edu-X-Pro Theme

You should first update The-X-Pro theme before updating Edu-X-Pro theme.

Please follow below steps to update Edu-X-Pro theme.


Step 1: Download Latest Version Of Theme

  • Login into your account: https://www.drupar.com/user
  • After login click Files tab.
  • Download eduXpro-Drupal-Theme.zip file.
  • Extract or unzip the eduXpro-Drupal-Theme.zip file. This contains the latest version of the theme.
  • Open the extracted folder eduXpro-Drupal-Theme. Inside this you will find eduxpro folder. This is the latest version of the theme. We will upload this folder to update the theme.

Step 2: Make Backup

It is a good practice to make a backup of your current theme folder eduxpro before updating.

If you have made any custom change in any theme file, please make backup of that file. Also, if you have added any additional file, please make backup of that file.

Step 3: Put Website in Maintenance Mode

It is a good practice to put your website in maintenance Mode during updates.

Home arrow-icon Administration arrow-icon Configuration arrow-icon Development arrow-icon Maintenance mode

example.com/admin/config/development/maintenance

Step 4: Upload Theme Files

  • Connect to your website's server / hosting with FTP. You can use any free FTP client like FileZilla.
  • Upload the new theme files by overwriting the existing files.

Step 5: Re-apply changes

If you have made any custom modification / change in any theme file, re-apply those changes in the new theme files. If you have added any new custom file, make sure that file is not deleted during the update.

Step 6:

Take your site out of maintenance mode.

example.com/admin/config/development/maintenance

Step 7: Save Edu-X-Pro Theme Settings

Navigate to:
Home arrow-icon Administration arrow-icon Appearance arrow-icon Appearance settings arrow-icon Edu X Pro

example.com/admin/appearance/settings/eduxpro

and re-save theme settings.
This is required because the new version can have new settings. Your old theme settings will remain unchanged.

Step 8: Clear Cache

Clear / flush Drupal cache.

Home arrow-icon Administration arrow-icon Configuration arrow-icon Development arrow-icon Performance

example.com/admin/config/development/performance

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You do not need to run update.php for theme update.

Done!!!