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Updater by BestWebSoft

Automatically check and update WordPress website core with all installed plugins and themes to the latest versions.

This plugin allows you to update your WordPress, themes, and plugins to the recent versions in the easiest way. You can select auto or manual mode for updating. Also you're able to make a backup before updating, set email notifications before and after update. If necessary, you can disable auto WordPress update.

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  • Update your plugins, themes and WordPress
  • Choose the updating mode: manual or automatic
  • Set the update periodicity (for automatic mode)
  • Choose what is necessary to search/update: WordPress, themes or/and plugins
  • Receive email notifications when new versions are available or/and after update is completed

If you have a feature, suggestion or idea you'd like to see in the plugin, we'd love to hear about it! Suggest a Feature

User Guide

  1. After downloading and activating the plugin 'Updater', you should go to the page 'Updater' => 'Settings' in the 'BWS Panel' menu, where the plugin settings are available.
  2. On this page you should choose the plugin mode and edit email notifications settings.
  3. If you want to update your plugins, themes or WordPress in the manual mode you should go to the page 'Updater' in the 'Tools' menu. If WordPress or some of your plugins and themes needs update it will be highlighted in red. Check it and click 'Update'.


Some of these translations are not complete. We are constantly adding new features which should be translated. If you would like to create your own language pack or update the existing one, you can send the text of PO and MO files for BestWebSoft and we'll add it to the plugin. You can download the latest version of the program for work with PO and MO files Poedit.

Technical support

Dear users, our plugins are available for free download. If you have any questions or recommendations regarding the functionality of our plugins (existing options, new options, current issues), please feel free to contact us. Please note that we accept requests in English only. All messages in other languages won't be accepted.

If you notice any bugs in the plugins, you can notify us about it and we'll investigate and fix the issue then. Your request should contain URL of the website, issues description and WordPress admin panel credentials. Moreover we can customize the plugin according to your requirements. It's a paid service (as a rule it costs $40, but the price can vary depending on the amount of the necessary changes and their complexity). Please note that we could also include this or that feature (developed for you) in the next release and share with the other users then. We can fix some things for free for the users who provide translation of our plugin into their native language (this should be a new translation of a certain plugin, you can check available translations on the official plugin page).

Requires: 3.8 or higher
Compatible up to: 4.6
Last Updated: 2 weeks ago
Active Installs: 6,000+


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