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Upgrade (3 posts)

  1. nuvsharma
    Posted 8 years ago #

    Am using wordpress version 2.5,should i upgrade it to 2.5.1 and if yes which files should i change?

  2. Joni
    Posted 8 years ago #

    Yes, unless you want to get hacked.

    Just upload the entire distro, it's easier and faster. (If you have broadband, anyway.)

    Delete the following folders:


    Delete all the *.php files from the root of WP EXCEPT wp-config.php.
    Do not delete .htaccess or robots.txt if you have either of those.

    Don't forget to disable those plugins (or just cheat like I do and rename the /plugins folder temporarily).

    Then upload the fresh files from the 2.5.1 distro. Navigate to /wp-admin/upgrade.php and you're golden.

  3. nuvsharma
    Posted 8 years ago #


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