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Installation

Before installing themes & plugins, please take a moment to review the technical requirements. The minimum requirements should be met before you install Chamber Dashboard themes & plugins.

IMPORTANT
You must enter a valid license key to receive support & updates.

Theme Installation

Manual Install

  • From your WordPress dashboard, go to Themes >> Add New.
  • Click ‘Upload Theme’.
  • Click ‘Browse’ to upload the .zip file that you downloaded from your purchase email.
  • Click ‘Install Now’.
  • Click ‘Activate’.

Activate Theme License

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  • Go to Appearance >> Theme License
  • Enter your license key from your purchase email (also located on your Account Page)
  • Save, then activate your license.

WordPress Plugin Installation

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There are three ways to install a free theme or plugin on your WordPress site:

1. Automatic Install

  • Log in to your WordPress site.  In the sidebar menu, click on “Plugins.”
  • Click on “Add New.”
  • Search for the name of the plugin you’d like to install – ie. “Chamber Dashboard Business Directory.”
  • Click “Install Now.”
  • After the plugin has been installed, click “Activate Now”, or go to your plugins page, find the plugin in the list, and click “Activate.”
  • If you are installing a premium plugin, be sure to enter your license key to receive updates and new features!

2. Manual Upload

3. FTP

Activate Premium Plugin License

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  • Go to Chamber Dashboard >> Licenses
  • Enter your license key from your purchase email (also located on your Account Page)
  • Save, then activate your license.

Pro Tip: You do not need to enter a license key for free plugins downloaded from the WordPress Repository.

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