The version 2 of Arnold WordPress theme is a major update, it is incompatible with version 1. We had to modify some key code. It is the first major update. We have to make the update. The content was built by version 1 will not be shown in version 2. There will be few similar upgrades(affecting compatibility) in the future. If you don’t want to rebuild the content, please DO NOT update to the version 2. If you want to downgrade version 2 to version 1, please refer to the guide.
Version 1 Update (for Existing users)
Please don’t worry about the version 1, it won’t be abandoned, we will maintain update version 1 consistently for existing users. The existing users can still download the version 1 installable file from ThemeForest(download the All files & documentation), please refer to the guide. The installable file is arnold.zip in the version1(for-existing-users) folder.
The new BM Content Builder is a required plugin within version 2. it is an all new live mode builder. It will not work with version 1.
The BM PageBuilder, BM Slider, BM Shortcodes plugins(in version 1) of version 1 will not work with version 2.
Version 2 Update
If you want to update to Version 2, please stop the 3 plugins: BM Page Builder, BM Slider, BM Shortcodes, refer to this tutorial to Install the version 2. The installable file of the Version 2 is arnold2.zip. Please note that the folder name in WordPress website space and Text Domain is arnold2.
ps: If you are a new user, please install the version 2 directly, refer to how to install the version 2.