Requirements For WNDR

To use Lava theme, a working installation of WordPress version 4.6 or greater is required. We strongly recommend all our theme users to use the latest version of WordPress, and properly config your server settings before working on creating your website.

Server Requirements

  • Apache or Nginx
  • PHP version 5.4 or greater
  • MySQL version MySQL 5.5 or greater
  • The mod_rewrite Apache module ( required for multi-site)

Recommended PHP Configuration

  • memory_limit 64M
  • upload_max_filesize 32M
  • post_max_size 32M
  • max_execution_time 180
  • max_input_vars 3000

How to check your System Information?

Once the theme is installed, you can check your system information from  WNDR > System Status page.

Note: If you don’t feel comfortable changing these settings on your own, you can always contact your host and ask them to adjust them for you.

Theme Installation

There are two ways you can install the theme. You can choose to install it via WordPress or via FTP. Before you can install the theme, you need download the necessary theme files from your account.

Install Via WordPress

  1. Navigate to  Appearance > Themes
  2. Click  Install Themes and click the Upload button.
  3. Browse to find the themename.zip file on your computer and click Install Now
  4. Activate the newly installed theme by going to  Appearance > Themes and clicking the Activate button.
  5. Once you activate the theme, you will see a notification message to install the required & recommended plugins.
  6. In the notification message, click the ‘Go Install Plugin’ button to go to the Plugins tab where you can install and activate the required & recommended plugins.
  7. Click on Install button on each plugin to start installing them. After you’ve installed them,  Activate them.

Install Via FTP

  1. Connect to your hosting space via an FTP software.
  2. Unzip the themename.zip file and ONLY use the extracted theme folder.
  3. Upload the extracted theme folder into wp-content > themes folder.
  4. Log in to WordPress admin and activate the newly installed theme by going to  Appearance > Themes and click the Activate button.
  5. Once you activate the theme, you will see a notification message to install the required & recommended plugins.
  6. In the notification message, click the ‘Go Install Plugin’ button to go to the Plugins tab where you can install and activate the required & recommended plugins.
  7. Click on Install button on each plugin to start installing them. After you’ve installed them,  Activate them.