Boiler Installation


Download

Download the current release of Boiler to your computer desktop or any other location you typically save your downloaded files.


WordPress Dashboard Installation

  1. Login to your WP admin dashboard and navigate to "Plugins > Add New" using the admin menu then click the "Upload Plugin" button located near the top of the page.
  2. Either drag and drop the Boiler file, from where you saved it on your computer, or click on the "Choose File" button and navigate to the file location then select it and click the "Install Now" button.
  3. After it successfully uploads/installs navigate to "Plugins > Installed Plugins" using the admin menu,.
  4. Find the CustomPhix Boiler plugin in the list and click the "Activate" link under it.
    You will immediately be redirected to create your first boilerplate.
  5. Installation complete!

Manual Installation/Upload

  1. Locate the downloaded file and extract the contents ("/cphix_boiler" directory) with software to uncompress "Zipped" files, like WinZip [Win or Mac] or StuffIt Expander [ Win or Mac].
  1. Using your favorite FTP software upload the entire "/cphix_boiler" directory to your WordPress "/plugins" directory (usually /wp-content/plugins).
  2. Login to your WP admin dashboard and navigate to "Plugins > Installed Plugins" using the admin menu,.
  3. Find the CustomPhix Boiler plugin in the list and click the "Activate" link under it.
    You will immediately be redirected to create your first boilerplate.
  4. Installation complete!

Using Boiler

  1. Make sure the theme you want to clone is activated.
  2. Click on the "Create Boilerplate" link.
  3. Enter the name for your new theme.
  4. Click the "Gernerate" button.
    1. Now, take a look at your themes and you'll see your newly created child theme waiting for you.

      That's It!