How Update Air WordPress Theme

We will constantly update the Air WordPress theme, including adding new features, fixing bugs, and adapting to new software (WordPress, WooCommerce). For Air WordPress Theme Update, there are 2 ways. We recommend that you set up automatic update(Auto-update).

Config Auto-update

Please read the tutorials: how to config auto-update 

Manual Update

Please go to “Air Theme > About” to check the version number of the ART running on your website.

You could check the latest ART theme version on Themeforest.

If the version is newer than your website. You could upgrade the Air theme.

Before the update, please make a backup.

  1. Go to and login, move the mouse cursor to the username on top-right of the page, there is the sub-menu slide down, click “download” to go download page, click “Installable WordPress file only” to download the installable file.
  2. Login to your WordPress website admin.
  3. In the “Appearance > Themes” menu,  please activate a default theme(like Twenty Nineteen theme). Because you cannot delete a currently activated theme.
  4. Please delete the Air theme(click “Theme Details” on Art thumbnail, there is the popup panel, click “delete” on the bottom-right corner)
    ps: it will only remove the theme files. it will NOT remove the website data(posts, pages, media, options).
  5. At the top of the page click “Add New”, click “Upload Theme”, then click the file input to select a file.
  6. Select the downloaded file, click “Install Now”. (If you meet the issue: “The package could not be installed. The theme is missing the style.css stylesheet”. Check how to fix “Missing style sheet error when installing the theme” issue.)
  7. After installation, you will receive a success message confirming your new install.
  8. Click the link “Activate”.

After updating the main theme, please update the BM Content builder plugin also:

Go to Plugins > All Plugins, find BM Content Builder, click “Update Required”, it will guide you to finish the update.

Major Update

Be careful, sometimes there are major updates, such as 1.x to 2.x. Be sure to read the Air WordPress Theme update log before updating the large version. Because it may cause unpredictable problems.

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