UPDATE: New tutorial on how to Automatically update a new version of wordpress in your Synology
UPDATE: New tutorial on how to upgrade to the newest version of wordpress 3.9 “Smith”
This tutorial will explain how to manually update a new version of wordpress.
Once you have done that, download the latest version of wordpress.
Unzip it and save it somewhere you have easy access.
Deactivate all your plugins: Go to Plugins >Installed plugins
Click on the check box next to Plugins:
Click on the Bulk Actions button and select Deactivate and click on the button Apply:
Now we need all files in your web directory in your synology FileStation except the following:
- .htaccess (if you have one for your site. If you can’t see it, it means you don’t have it)
Let’s do that: Log in your synology, and access FileStation and the directory where your wordpress files are stored:
Upload the wordpress files you downloaded previously:
And you can log in again to your site with the updated version of wordpress.
Don’t forget to activate your plugins again!