Fix Another Update In Progress


Sometimes though there is no update in progress, you might unable to update your WordPress site to the newest version of WordPress because you got a message like “Another update is currently in progress”. It is an automatic lock state to prevent WordPress from simultaneous core updates. So if you want to get rid of that message and upgrade your WordPress site without waiting that long, then follow the steps below.Read more..


  1. Upload the fix-another-update-in-progress folder to the /wp-content/plugins/ directory
  2. Activate the Fix Another Update In Progress plugin through the ‘Plugins’ menu in WordPress
  3. Navigate to Settings – Fix Another Update In Progress on the menu.


February 10, 2020
Great light weight plugin that does exactly what it says and does not pollute the dashboard with bunch of nonsense. Using MAMP Pro and even though set high execution time in php.ini, still times out on big updates from time to time. This plugin makes it simple to resolve. Thank you author for sharing it with us!
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