Updating plugins helps you benefit from the latest functionalities and bug fixes, as well as secure your website against vulnerabilities.
In this article, we’ll explain the different methods of updating bundled/third party plugins.
In this article
- Check the Release notes page and changelog of the plugins
- Install the plugins in a test/staging environment to test the plugins with your theme
- Backup your website
- Deactivate caching plugins temporarily
Updating the Plugins
The plugins update process is easy and straightforward. In following sections, we explain how to update bundled and third-party plugins.
Updating Bundled Plugins
Bundled plugins are included in the Jupiter X theme as well as their update. These plugins have to be updated through the Jupiter X control panel, otherwise you may face some issues while updating.
- Jet Elements
- WPBakery Visual Composer (Modified Version)
- Artbees Themes Captcha
- Layer Slider
- Slider Revolution
- Master Slider
- Contact Form 7
In this example, we’ll explain how to update the Elementor plugin.
To update Elementor:
The Elementor plugin is now updated.