# Update

In this article, you will find out how to successfully update Lagom WHMCS Client Theme. We will guide you step by step through the whole update process.

This article has been prepared to help you update the Lagom 2.x versions. If you are currently using the Lagom 1.x version, then please refer to the “Update from Lagom 1.x” article.

# Before You Begin

  1. Ensure that the Lagom theme version, which you would like to install, is compatible with your WHMCS installation! Check the compatibility list here.
  2. We are continuously striving for excellence in testing all our new releases, however, we strongly recommend giving our product a try on your WHMCS installation before activating it. You can preview the installed theme by clicking the "Live Preview" button as presented below.
Installation - Live Preview
  1. If you have ordered the Basic or Advanced integration from the RS Studio team, then please make sure that these packages have been updated. What is important, we need 16-32 business days to update customized packages for all our customers. The version of the customized package needs to be the same as the latest theme release, otherwise, your custom package has not been updated yet.
  2. Make a full backup of your WHMCS server and database.

# Download Files

  1. Log in to our RS Studio Client Portal.
  2. Navigate to My Services.
  3. Choose a product that you want to install and click the “Manage” button.
  4. Download the latest version by pressing the “Download” button on the main product page. If you would like to choose one of the previous releases, click “Show all files”.

# Upload Files

Lagom files can NOT be uploaded using ROOT owner, as files and folders uploaded using root can not be overwritten by RS Themes addon. This will cause issues during activation of the Lagom Color Schemes.

  1. Extract the .zip folder that has been downloaded from the Client Portal.
  2. Upload the php71+ content to your FTP server.
  3. Make sure that during upload process all files has been uploaded correcly without any errors.
  4. Once Lagom package has been correctly uploaded to your WHMCS Server, please check if files and folders located in /templates/lagom2/core/styles/ has write privilages.

# Visit RS Themes Addon

  1. IMPORTANT - Once all theme files have been uploaded to your server, please proceed to “WHMCS Admin Area > Addons > RS Themes” and "Manage" theme for which you have performed an update. After entering our addon page, you will be able to implement all necessary changes in database structure as well as perform automatic update of Lagom Styles.

# Update Extensions

Please verify if Lagom Extensions you are using are compatible with the theme version that has been installed.

  1. Visit the extension documentation.
  2. Initiate the update process of incompatible extensions.

# Clear Cache

  1. Clear your browser and server cache (for example Cloudflare).
  2. Clear the WHMCS template cache in: Utilities > System > System Cleanup > "Go" > "Empty Template Cache".

# Common Problems

To find out more about common problems and errors, navigate to the Common Problems article.