Updates

  • Version 1.0 to 1.1

    Important Note: Before you get started, it’s a good idea to back up your website. This means if there are any issues you can restore your website. Complete instructions to make a backup can be found in the WordPress Backups section of the Codex.

    1. Unpack archive from Codecanyon.net
    2. Open`video-contest.zip`
    3. Extract the `video-contest`directory to your computer
    4. Connect to your FTP server
    5. Upload the `video-contest` directory to the `/wp-content/plugins/ and rewrite all original files
    6. Important!!! Go to WordPress admin panel “Video Contest” and set the NEW Options!
    7. Done
  • Version 1.1 to 1.2

    Important Note: Before you get started, it’s a good idea to back up your website. This means if there are any issues you can restore your website. Complete instructions to make a backup can be found in the WordPress Backups section of the Codex.

    1. Go to admin area, click on Plugins » Installed Plugins and deactivate and after delete Video Contest WordPress Plugin
    2. Unpack archive from Codecanyon.net
    3. Navigate to the ‘Add New’ in the plugins dashboard
    4. Navigate to the ‘Upload plugin’ area
    5. Select `video-contest.zip` from your computer
    6. Click ‘Install Now’
    7. Activate the plugin in the Plugin dashboard
    8. Now go to section “Video Contest” and navigate to “General settings”
    9. Set all options and save changes
    10. Done
  • Version 1.2 to 2.x

    Important Note: Before you get started, it’s a good idea to back up your website. This means if there are any issues you can restore your website. Complete instructions to make a backup can be found in the WordPress Backups section of the Codex.

    1. Go to admin area, click on Plugins » Installed Plugins and deactivate and after delete Video Contest WordPress Plugin
    2. Unpack archive from Codecanyon.net
    3. Navigate to the ‘Add New’ in the plugins dashboard
    4. Navigate to the ‘Upload plugin’ area
    5. Select `video-contest.zip` from your computer
    6. Click ‘Install Now’
    7. Activate the plugin in the Plugin dashboard
    8. Now go to section “Video Contest” and navigate to “General settings”
    9. Set all options and save changes (saving all is very important)
    10. Go to “Contests” section and hit edit icon on “First contest”
    11. Scroll to “Relative to page” option and select page where old contest was and save it
    12. Done
  • Version 2.x to 2.x

    Important Note: Before you get started, it’s a good idea to back up your website. This means if there are any issues you can restore your website. Complete instructions to make a backup can be found in the WordPress Backups section of the Codex.

    1. Deactivate Video Contest WordPress Plugin (in admin area Plugins->Installed Plugins)
    2. Unpack archive from Codecanyon.net
    3. Open video-contest.zip
    4. Extract the “video-contest” directory to your computer
    5. Connect to your FTP server
    6. Upload the “video-contest” directory to the /wp-content/plugins/ and rewrite all original files
    7. Activate Video Contest WordPress Plugin (in admin area Plugins->Installed Plugins)
    8. Go to General Settings and set all new settings and save them. This is important even if you do not do any changes save the form and after new features will be applied
    9. Done