How to Install Templates (V5.6 and older)

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To Install Templates for Jupiter and The Ken you need to register the theme with Artbees Themes. Templates make your life easier by quick styling of colors, layouts, and design as a starting point. For more information on how to register your theme with Artbees please click here.

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Downloading Templates

Followings are the steps you should take to download Templates.

1
Register Theme with Artbees API key.  

For more information on registering theme with Artbees API key please click here.

2
Go to Templates Menu in Artbees.  

Go to this link or click on Templates menu in Artbees Themes site when you are signed in.

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3
Select Desired Template from List.  

You will see the list of templates available for you. Select the one you want and click on lunch button.

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4
Download Template.  

Click on the download button to get the zip file of Template which you will use later on your WordPress installation. If for any reason, the downloaded file is not a zip file, you need to create a zip file from it.

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Note: To download the Jupiter Default Template click here and for The Ken Default Template click here.

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Install Templates

Now that you have template zip file at hand you can add it to your WordPress installation where you already installed our theme. Steps you need to take to add the template is as follows:

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Beware! Please consider that if your theme is not registered with Artbees, this section will fail. You need to be registered.

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Go to Install Templates Page.  

Go to WordPress Admin Menu > Jupiter/Ken > Install Templates. You will see the template installation page there if your theme is registered with Artbees API key.

2
Upload Template Zip File.  

Use the Choose File button or simply drag and drop previously downloaded zip file.

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3
Complete the Upload Process.  

Wait till the upload process is complete.

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Click on Install Button.  

After upload process is finished, the template will be listed at the below section of the same page. Click on the Install button to add the template to your installation. Please make sure that you check all three options: Contents, Widgets and settings to ensure a complete working version of the template.

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Beware! Please consider, installing templates will overwrite all other settings that you had before on your theme. That is why we strongly recommend that you install template on fresh installation of our theme.
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Import Slider.  

The slider of some of the templates (Tinia, Carpo, Thebe, Hera and …) are built with Layer Slider plugin so it’s needed to be installed then import the demo slider. To get access to demo sliders, you need to open a ticket in our help desk.

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Done! 

That’s all folks! You can check the front end of your website to see newly installed template. Now you have a boilerplate to change things around and customize theme to your liking.

After upload process is finished, the template will be listed at the below section of the same page. Click on the Install button to add the template to your installation. Please make sure that you check all three options: Contents, Widgets and settings to ensure a complete working version of the template.

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Troubleshoot.  

If you faced any issue in above steps, please check Template Errors tutorial.

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