Upgrading to Pro

Updated on November 28, 2019

Upgrading Jupiter X to the Pro version is easy. The upgrade button placed in various places inside the WordPress backend including the Jupiter X Control Panel, the menu and also the Customizer. It takes you to the Jupiter X Pro ThemeForest page where you can download the Pro version and install it.


Upgrading to the Pro version will give you some benefits including ready-made templates, premium plugins and dozens of new features. To see more information about the Jupiter X Pro features, please follow this article

Upgrading to Pro version has 4 steps: 

1 – Getting a license from ThemeForest.

2 – Download the Jupiter X Pro package from ThemeForest Downloads page.

3 – Install the Jupiter X Pro package.

4 – Activate the Jupiter X Pro theme.



1 – Get a Jupiter X license

Jupiter X theme is GPL. It will be available soon to download and use free of charge inside the wp.org theme repository. It requires no license by default. However, if you wish you upgrade to the Pro version, you would need to obtain a license from ThemeForest first. 

You can get a license from the ThemeForest by clicking here and adding the theme to your basket then proceed with the checkout. This article will help you understand how you can buy it from the Envato market, the owners of ThemeForest.net.

After obtaining a license, you need to register the theme with it. 

2 – Download the Jupiter X Pro package

In order to find out how to download the Pro package file from ThemeForest, please follow this article.

3 – Installing the Jupiter X Pro package.

You would need to install the Jupiter X package on your WordPress website like a regular theme.

So, just navigate to Appearance -> Themes and Click on Add New.

Then choose the downloaded package from ThemeForest and click on Install Now button. Here are more details on how you can install the Jupiter X Pro theme.

After that, go back to the Appearance -> Themes and Activate the Jupiter X theme.

4 – Activate the Jupiter X Pro theme.

Please follow this article to find out ho you can register your theme and activate it.

Note:  In case you had issues registering the theme at this step, please make sure the system resources are meeting the minimum requirements. Especially check for cUrl module and OpenSSL library on your web host to be activated and updated to the latest versions. 


After the installation, you will see the activation message as below. You can now benefit from all the Pro features


Note: If you had issues at this step, make sure: 

  • The WordPress wp-content directory and folders inside it have proper permission. (755)
  • The Jupiter X theme files are having the same ownership as the WordPress files have. 
  • Make sure your web host has access to Artbees website. You can check this in Jupiter X Control Panel -> System Status -> Communication with artbees.net.
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