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Note: You must have a working WordPress install before proceeding. Mostly you can install WordPress using one click installers in your web hosting panel. More info on installing WordPress can be found on WordPress Site.


Step-1. Download Package

Once purchased, you can download nexum immediately or from download section.

If you have selected “All files & documentation”, unzip the package. You theme installation file will be with the name Nexum.zip

Alternately if you have downloaded “Install-able WordPress file only”, there is no need to unzip this file and it will be used as its.

Step-2. Upload & Activate

Next step in theme installation is to upload theme, this can be done using either from within WordPress or using FTP.

WordPress Upload

  1. In your WordPress install, navigate to Appearance > Themes
  2. Click Add new, and then Upload Theme
  3. Click Choose File and select Nexum.zip (or Install-able WordPress file for themeforest) and then Install Now
  4. Wait for theme to upload and install itself.
  5. Click Activate to activate the theme.
  6. Once activated  you will be forwarded to Nexum Setup Wizard, Wizard is designed to setup demo contents in relation with a live WHMCS install. If you are re-installing/upgrading the theme, working on your live website or consider your self an advance user, you may skip the wizard.

Step-3. Install Plugins

If you have already performed Step-3 (completed Nexum Setup Wizard), skip this step.

Theme comes with 4 plugins packaged in it,

  • Nexum Plugins: It is needed by theme for Shortcodes.
  • WHMpress: Required for operations related for WHMCS. Detailed documentation
  • WPBakery Page Builder: Demo contents are created using VC. It is required if you wish to import demo content
  • Revolution Slider: Optional.
  • WP Client Logo Carousel: It is needed by theme for Shortcodes.
  • One Click Demo Import: It is needed to import demo content.
  • Contact Form 7: It is needed for contact forms.

Navigate to Appearance > Install Plugins


Install and activate required plugins, one by one. Or by using bulk actions.

Step-4. Demo Content

If you have already performed Step-3 (completed Nexum Setup Wizard), skip this step.

To import demo content, open Appearance and click on Import Demo Content.

Step-5. Linking to WHMCS

By default it links with demo WHMCS

If you want replace your WHMCS with demo WHMCS just replace the values of the following and Sync
WHMCS Database Server
WHMCS Database Name
WHMCS Database User
WHMCS Database User

If you want to link to your Original WHMCS install, click here for WHMpress documentation

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