Envira Gallery Documentation

Documentation, Reference Materials and Tutorials for Envira Gallery

Installation

Are you ready to install Envira Gallery? If you’ve already purchased a license and you’re not sure what to do next, this tutorial will walk you through the steps you need to install Envira on your WordPress site.

  1. Download Envira Gallery
  2. Install the Envira Gallery Plugin
  3. Activate the Envira Gallery Plugin
  4. Verify your Envira Gallery License
  5. FAQs

Step 1 – Download Envira Gallery

Your first step is to log into your Envira Gallery account and click on the Downloads tab. Here you’ll see the available addons that come with your license.

Click the Download link next to Envira Gallery.

After logging into your Envira Gallery account you can download the main Envira Gallery plugin in the Downloads tab.

The Envira Gallery plugin will be downloaded as a .zip file. This is the file you’ll be uploading into your WordPress.

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Some browsers will automatically unzip any downloaded files. If this happens, just re-zip the download. If you need help with how to zip a file, see this guide: http://www.wikihow.com/Zip-Files-Together.

Step 2 – Install the Envira Gallery Plugin

Before proceeding with this step, make sure you’ve deactivated the Envira Lite plugin first. Then from the WordPress dashboard go to Plugins and click Add New.

Click Plugins then Add New to continue with the install

At the top of the page click the Upload Plugin button and upload the envira-gallery.zip file you just downloaded.

To continue with the installation, select the <strong>Upload Plugin</strong> button to upload the envira-gallery.zip.

Select the envira-gallery.zip file you downloaded and select Install Now.

The next step in the installation process is to choose the file you wish to upload.

Step 3 – Activate the Envira Gallery Plugin

Once the plugin has been uploaded, all you need to do is click Activate Plugin.

A success message will appear in the Plugins screen once you've activated Envira Gallery.

Step 4 – Verify your Envira Gallery License

Your final step is to verify your license.

And that’s it! Would you like to know how to install your Envira addons? Take a look at our article on How To Activate Addons.


FAQ

Is this the only way to install Envira?

A: You can also install Envira Gallery by uploading the plugin directly to your server inside the plugins directory.  The steps are a little more technical but can be easily done.  Follow these steps as shown below:

  1. Download the Envira Gallery plugin as shown in Step 1 above.
  2. Next, unzip the file on your computer so that you have the envira-gallery folder accessible.
  3. Then connect to your site using your favorite FTP program and navigate to the wp-content/plugins directory of your WordPress site.
  4. Finally, upload the envira-gallery folder to the wp-content/plugins directory.

Once those steps are complete just remember to complete Steps 3 and 4.