How to Register Commercial Version and Upgrade the Plugin to the Latest Version
This tutorial will guide you how to register the commercial version then upgrade the plugin in your WordPress website backend. To follow this tutorial, the plugin you are using must be the commercial version and it's in the Free Upgrade period.
- If you have recently bought the commercial version and are still using the free version on your website, please view this tutorial for how to upgrade to the commercial version: https://www.wonderplugin.com/wordpress-tutorials/how-to-upgrade-to-wonderplugin-commercial-version/.
- If your Free Upgrade period has expired, please log into the membership area https://www.wonderplugin.com/members/ , click Review and Upgrade on the left menu. You can choose to renew the license with half price or upgrade to a higher license with discounted price.
To upgrade a commercial version plugin to its latest version:
Step 1: Log into the membership area https://www.wonderplugin.com/members/, click License Key and Register on the left menu, copy your license key.
Step 2: Log into your WordPress backend, on the left menu, goto the menu item The Plugin Name (e.g. WonderPlugin Carousel or WonderPlugin Slider) -> Register, enter your license key, then click the button Register.
- If the version of your existing plugin is too old, it may not have the menu Register. In this case, you need to manually upgrade the plugin with the following tutorial first: https://www.wonderplugin.com/wordpress-tutorials/how-to-upgrade-to-wonderplugin-commercial-version/. After you have updated the plugin, you can then follow this tutorial for future updates.
Step 4: If there is a new version available, the upgrade information will be listed on the page. You can select the plugin and update it.
Clear Cache: If you have installed a WordPress js/css minify plugin or WordPress cache plugin for example, W3 Total Cache or WP Super Cache, empty all caches from the plugin. Please also clear caches of your web browser before testing.
If you do not want to enter your license key and register your commercial version, you could upgrade the plugin manually. For how to manually upgrade the plugin, please view the tutorial: https://www.wonderplugin.com/wordpress-plugin/how-to-upgrade-to-a-new-version-without-losing-existing-work/.