How to Manually Update Thesis

Applies to Version(s): Thesis 2

  1. In your WordPress Dashboard, go to AppearanceThemes, and temporarily activate another theme (such as TwentyTwelve).
  2. Download the current Thesis 2.x version here (login required).
  3. Extract the .zip file to obtain the /thesis folder.
  4. Login to your server via FTP.
  5. Navigate to the /wp-content/themes/thesis folder in your WordPress installation, and expand it.
  6. Upload the contents of the /thesis folder on your computer to the /wp-content/themes/thesis folder on your server (replacing everything that’s currently there).
  7. In your WordPress Dashboard, go back to AppearanceThemes, and activate your newly updated Thesis Theme!