Documentation, Reference Materials and Tutorials for Envira Gallery
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.
Once you’ve purchased the Envira Gallery plugin, you’ll need to install it into your WordPress site. We’ve made installation as simple as possible, with multiple ways to do so.
Here, we’ll discuss what you need to do to download, install, and verify your plugin so that you get the most out of your Envira Gallery. Note that these steps apply to all paid versions of Envira Gallery. If you don’t have Envira Gallery, you can purchase it here.
- Download Envira Gallery
- Install the Envira Gallery Plugin
- Activate the Envira Gallery Plugin
- Verify your Envira Gallery License
There are two ways to download Envira Gallery: Manually, or through the WordPress Plugin interface.
If you plan on installing the plugin manually, then log into your Envira Gallery account. To download the package from the Envira Gallery website, click on the Downloads tab, or navigate to enviragallery.com/account/downloads. Here you’ll see the available addons that come with your license.
Click the Download link next to Envira Gallery:
The Envira Gallery plugin will download to your computer as a .zip file. This is the file you’ll be uploading into your WordPress.
First, make sure you deactivate the Envira Lite plugin. After you’ve deactivated the Lite version, you can proceed with installing your paid Envira Gallery plugin.
Depending on your approach to installation, you can either manually install Envira Gallery or use the WordPress dashboard. In either case, you’ll need to sign in to your WordPress dashboard and click on Plugins >> Add New:
If you downloaded the plugin from our website, then click on the Upload Plugin button at the top of the page:
Upload the plugin by clicking Choose File, selecting the
envira-gallery.zip file, then clicking the Install Now button:
If you want to install the Envira Gallery plugin from the dashboard, then search for Envira in the Search Plugins text box under Plugins >> Add New. Find the Envira Gallery card, then click the Install Now button followed by the Activate button:
Once the plugin has been uploaded, all you need to do is click Activate Plugin.
Finally, you will need to verify your purchased copy of Envira Gallery before accessing advanced features. Read more about verifying your Envira Gallery License in our guide on the subject.
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.
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:
- Download the Envira Gallery plugin as shown in Step 1 above.
- Next, unzip the file on your computer so that you have the
- Then connect to your site using your favorite FTP program and navigate to the
wp-content/pluginsdirectory of your WordPress site.
- Finally, upload the
envira-galleryfolder to the
Once those steps are complete just remember to complete Steps 3 and 4.
What if I verify my license but I can’t access addons?
A: This is most likely a caching issue. Click Envira Gallery >> Tools, then click both the Flush All Envira Cache and Clear ALL Transients buttons: