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Need help in uploading themes (5 posts)

  1. vel2002
    Member
    Posted 8 years ago #

    Hi All:

    I can login to the website and go to the admin page. i am not able to download the theme and upload it in the website. when i read the documentation, it says that we need to use FTP and upload the file. i am not able to find the FTP path. Please do let me know.

    Thanks
    Regards
    Kumar

  2. DesignPastor
    Member
    Posted 8 years ago #

    are you using a WP.com account or are you installing WP onto a web account you have setup with a hosting company?

    if you have an account with a host, you should be able to FTP and upload the theme folder to the "wp-content/themes/" folder and then login into the admin and under presentation select your theme

  3. vel2002
    Member
    Posted 8 years ago #

    Hi

    I am using wp.com account only. the problem is i am able to see the folders in the wp-content/themes which are the default style folders. But i need to know how to upload a new theme over that place??

  4. moshu
    Member
    Posted 8 years ago #

    At wp.com you cannot - you can use only the themes offered by your host.
    They also have their own support forum, please next time post there: http://wordpress.com/forums/

  5. ODB
    Member
    Posted 7 years ago #

    I too am having issues with uploading new themes as well. I own my own domain and have installed WP. I've ftp'd the folders/files over - but I am unable to see the new template in "presentation".

    Here is the ftp path that I am using:

    /public_html/wp/wp-content/themes/gridlock-theme

    The css file is included in the directory. Any suggestions.

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