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WordPress Beta Tester

Allows you to easily upgrade to Beta releases.

22 reviews
Average Rating
3.6 out of 5 stars
By , for WP 4.2.2

pretty handy

Cannot Return to Stable Releases....
By , for WP 4.2.2

I have posted this on two different support forums, including the one for this plugin, but nobody has a response, and the author clearly isn't showing the courtesy of dealing with user problems.

So I ran the latest version of this plugin for the 4.2 beta. After release, as I did in previous beta cycles, I deactivated it and attempted to upgrade to the release version. No dice. Even manually installing the 4.2.x files leaves me in 4.3 alpha mode.

Any solutions? Anyone?

Gene Steinberg

Good but unresolved issues
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The plugin was very helpful but deactivating it did not stop installing pre-release updates. This issue seems to be quite long time known and a response from the author on the support forum could be helpful.

For tester
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Love this plugin, it's allow me to install beta for review and testing !

Does not do what it says
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This plugin is useless. I am trying to install 4.2 beta and this piece o stuff just reinstalls 4.1.1 and announces what a good job it did. What a crock.

Very handy plugin
By ,

Works great for me. Thanks!

What the..
By , for WP 4.0.1

Why the @#$@$ does the wordpress blog recommend this tool for trying out the RC for 4.1??
It gives me two choices.. point releases (which re-installed 4.0.1) or bleeding edge which gave me 4.2alpha.
Besides the tool hasn't been updated since 3.8.3 which doesn't really give the feeling that it's on top of things..

WHAT it does it does wel, that is, install versions other than the latest stable, but the usefulness for checking my plugins under the latest RC is lacking..

World day good Web
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thank you to wordPress Iam join to day.!!!!

Couldn't test beta versions without it
By , for WP 4.0

This plugin makes it so simple to test the most recent WordPress beta versions. Awesome!

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just pafect for my staff.

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