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Updating NS Basics

Updating NS Basics

NS Basics is regularly updated to improve functionality, user experience, security, and more. It is in your best interest to keep NS Basics updated to the most recent release at all times. Below are two methods on how to update.

Automatic Update

We have built-in automatic updates for NS Basics. This will enable you to update the plugin with just the click of a button, which can all be done from within the WordPress admin.

First, go to Plugins > Installed Plugins. Find Nightshift Basics within your list of plugins, and click Check for Updates. If your plugin is up to date, you’ll get a message telling you so, otherwise, you’ll see an alert box with information on the latest version and a link to update. Click Update Now to install the latest version.

Manual Update

In the event that the automatic update fails, you can manually update NS Basics by following these steps:
1. Download the latest version of NS Basics
2. Navigate to Plugins > Installed Plugins
3. Deactivate and delete your current version of NS Basics
4. Click the “Add New” button at the top of the page
5. Click the “Upload Plugin” button at the top of the page
6. Select the zip file of the latest version of NS Basics that you downloaded in step 1
7. Click Install Now