WordPress Version Check provides you with an easy way of checking that you are running the most up-to-date WordPress version. The plugin checks an XML-RPC webservice every 15 minutes for update information and displays a message in the admin pages.
Note this plugin is no longer useful or supported so don’t bother installing it
See this blog post for more info: http://blog.ftwr.co.uk/archives/2009/05/26/retiring-wordpress-version-check/
- Upload to your plugins folder, usually
- Activate the plugin on the plugin screen
- Checking will begin immediately.
- If you are running wp-dash you will find a new dashboard widget which displays the update message.
Contributors & Developers
“WordPress Version Check” is open source software. The following people have contributed to this plugin.