I Have an Old Version of the Theme Before Transitioning to Freemius, How can I Update the Theme?

If you’re using a theme before Transitioning to Freemius as license manager (i.e. before September 2019), then it is most likely you’re using an old version of the theme and want to get the latest version.

How do I know if I’m using theme before transition to Freemius?

You can log in to your WordPress dashboard and go to Settings > [Theme Name] License Manager. If you see the UI like the below, you’re using the theme before transitioning to Freemius.

ThemeGrill - WooCommerce License Manager Page
WooCommerce License Manager Page in ThemeGrill Theme

Now, if you have confirmed that you have old theme. There might be various cases:

If You Have an Active License:

You can skip to the Download the Latest Version section below:

If You Do Not Have an Active License:

In this case, you need to either renew the license or purchase a new license to get the latest theme file:

Download the Latest Version

  • Log in to your ThemeGrill Account
  • In your ThemeGrill Account, click Downloads menu item
  • From the theme list, click the Download button

Install and Activate the Latest Version

  • In your site with WordPress installation, go to Appearance > Themes
  • Click the Add New button and then, Upload Theme button
  • An option to upload the theme zip file will appear under If you have a theme in a .zip format, you may install or update it by uploading it here.
  • Click on Choose File
  • Find the zip file of the theme you downloaded from the ThemeGrill Account on your computer and select it.
  • Note: if you do not find the files, you can search online saying where are the files I download using the browser
  • Now, click the Install Now button
  • After installing the theme, since you already have an older version of the theme, it’ll ask if you want to replace it.
  • Click the Replace current with uploaded button
  • That’s it. Congratulations, you’ve successfully updated the old theme.
  • Now, you can Activate the License.

Update ThemeGrill Themes Manually
Update ThemeGrill Themes Manually
I Have an Old Version of the Theme Before Transitioning to Freemius, How can I Update the Theme?