Updating WooCommerce

You can choose to update WooCommerce with one click or manually update it.

Important: Before updating, we recommended that you back up your current WooCommerce installation and your WordPress database. See How To Update Your Site on how to make a backup and test before going live.

One-Click Update ↑ Back to top

Be sure you’ve read and understand how to update your site, then come back to your live site to update..

  1. Back up your live site.
  2. Go to: Dashboard > Updates within WordPress.
  3. If there is an update, you’ll see WooCommerce in the list of plugins/themes to update.
  4. Tick the checkbox next to plugins/themes/WooCommerce, then select Update Now button.

Manual Update ↑ Back to top

Again, be certain you’ve read how to update your site.

  1. Download the latest version of WooCommerce from WordPress.org.
  2. Upload the unzipped WooCommerce folder to the wp-content/plugins directory on your web server overwriting the old files.

Questions ↑ Back to top

Still have a question and need assistance? Get in touch with a Happiness Engineer via the Help Desk.

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