How to install TaraPro theme

Instillation of TaraPro theme is very easy. Its the same method that you follow for installation of other Drupal 8 themes. This tutorial shows how to install TaraPro theme on a Drupal 8 website.

Methods to install Drupal 8 theme

There are two methods to install a new Drupal 8 theme. You can use either method to install TaraPro theme.

  • Using Drupal inbuilt uploader
    This is recommended method to install a Drupal 8 theme.
  • Manually using FTP
    Use this method only when Drupal uploader method is not working.

Installing TaraPro theme using inbuilt uploader


Step 1: Download Theme

After successful purchase, you will be able to download the theme from user account area. Download the compressed zip file (Tarapro-Drupal-Theme.zip)

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Step 2: Extract the file

Extract the downloaded compressed zip file.

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Step 3

After extracting the zip file you will get a folder named TaraPro-Drupal-Theme.

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Step 4:

Open TaraPro-Drupal-Theme folder. In this folder you will find another zip file named tarapro.zip
This is zip file of main theme.

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Step 5

Login to your Drupal 8 website as administrator.

example.com/user

Step 6

Navigate to:
Home >> Administration >> Appearance

example.com/admin/appearance

Or simply click Appearance link.

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Step 7

Click + Install new theme button.
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Step 8

Click Browse... buttton and select tarapro.zip from the downloaded folder.
And click Install button. Once completed, you should get a success message.

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Step 9

Go back to Appearance page. At bottom of the page you should now see TaraPro theme listed.
Click Install and set as default link.

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Step 10

After installing theme, you can now customise theme from theme settings page.
Click Settings link of TaraPro theme. On this page you can do theme settings like manage homepage slider.

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Installing TaraPro theme using FTP


Step 1:

Your second installation option is to upload the theme via FTP.
Open the extracted folder TaraPro-Drupal-Theme. Inside this folder you will find another folder named tarapro

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Step 2:

Upload tarapro folder using FTP to your server in /themes directory.

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Step 3

Go to Appearance page. At bottom of the page you should now see TaraPro theme listed.
Click Install and set as default link.