How to upgrade to Sydney Pro 2

Updating from Sydney Pro version 1.57 to Sydney Pro version 2.0.0 (and above) is a manual process because this is a major update. This is the only time you have to follow these steps, after you are on version 2 you can use automatic updates again.

Please note:
  • If you purchased the Developer or Lifetime bundles, please follow just the steps from B. because the theme is already in your account, ready to be downloaded.
  • It is always a good idea to take backups before making major changes to your website.

A. Here are the steps you need to get your copy of Sydney Pro 2:

  1. Go to Your account, find your Sydney Pro payment and click on View Licenses
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  2. Click on View Upgrades
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  3. Click the Upgrade License link next to Sydney Pro 2. You will be taken to the Checkout page where you just have to click on Free Download
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B. Now that you have downloaded your copy of Sydney Pro 2 you will need to install it but first, you'll need to delete your existing copy of Sydney Pro:

  1. From your site's admin area, navigate to Appearance > Themes;
  2. Switch to a different theme for a few seconds;
  3. Click on Sydney Pro and then from the right hand side click on Delete;
  4. Install and activate Sydney Pro 2 using the .zip archive you've downloaded earlier (just like you originally installed it - go to Appearance > Themes > Add New > Upload theme).

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