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.


July 5, 2019
Installed Plugin Activated Plugin Hit Fix Button Received Fixed message Resumed Update Time - About 30 seconds?
February 25, 2019
Thanks a lot for creating this plugin, saved me a lot of time fixing stuck update. (php max_execution_time turned out was too low ehhh) Wordpress 5.0.something was before, plugin worked like a charm!
September 3, 2018
It may have worked with other versions but on my version 4.9.7 of WordPress it does not fix the issue.
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Contributors & Developers

“Fix Another Update In Progress” is open source software. The following people have contributed to this plugin.