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How do I remove downloaded themes? (7 posts)

  1. yanerirodriguez
    Member
    Posted 5 years ago #

    I have downloaded a few wordthemes. I want to remove some themes from my "Manage Theme". How can i do this?
    Can you tell me step by step how to remove the ones i don't want anymore.

    THanks!

  2. whooami
    Member
    Posted 5 years ago #

    delete the files and directories.

    the opposite of whats explained here:

    http://www.village-idiot.org/theme-howto

  3. cotton.rohrscheib@pleth.com
    Member
    Posted 5 years ago #

    They are located in your /wp-content/themes directory, just delete them, you don't need to do anything inside of the dashboard unless one of the themes is your active theme. It's a good idea though to at least leave your default theme in there, in my opinion.

  4. jaimele
    Member
    Posted 5 years ago #

    I do not see the /wp-content/themes directory when I manage my files on my domain. Where is this folder located and how do I access it?

  5. ClaytonJames
    Member
    Posted 5 years ago #

    Where is this folder located

    /the_directory_wordpress_is_in/wp-content/themes/

    and how do I access it?

    You access it with an ftp client, or with the file manager your host provides.

    Start in the directory where you installed wordpress. There will be a directory/folder in there named "wp-content". Look inside.

  6. sandalwood
    Member
    Posted 4 years ago #

    How should I remove a live theme?
    With just one or maybe two posts in draft mode, nothing published.
    Thanks if you can help. Jim R.

    Also, how do I change my password to log in to this support site? Thank you.

  7. sandalwood
    Member
    Posted 4 years ago #

    How should I remove a live theme?
    With just one or maybe two posts in draft mode, nothing published.
    Thanks if you can help. Jim R.

    Also, how do I change my password to log in to this support site? Thank you.

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