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Getting Started

Installing Theme

Once you have downloaded the TheChains package from Awethemes.com, there are 2 ways of installing this theme. These are as follows:

FTP

  1. Unzip TheChains.zip using Winzip or equivalent software and using an FTP client (eg. Filezilla), upload its contents to your WordPress installation. You will need to place the folder into the following location: wp-content/themes

  2. Now inside your WordPress admin area, go to Appearance > Themes and there you will see the TheChains Theme

  3. Click Activate to activate the theme. If you do not see the theme in this screen, you have done something incorrectly. Review the last few steps again.

WP Upload

  1. Download TheChains.zip theme from your account.

  2. Now inside your WordPresss admin area, go to Appearance > Themes > Add new > Upload theme

  3. Click browse and locate this TheChains.zip file and upload it

  4. Now you will see the The Chains theme in the Themes page.

  5. Click Activate to activate the theme. If you do not see the theme in this screen, you have done something incorrectly. Review the last few steps again.

Install Required Plugins

After install theme, you will need to install and active some plugins, just click Begin installing plugins and active them.

Importing Demo Content

Some buyers like to install their theme and have it look exactly like the preview site. If this is something you would like to do, then follow the steps in this section. This step is optional so feel free to skip it. The subsequent sections will provide all the instructions you need to insert your own content manually.

The dummy content inserted in this step will not contain the beautiful images seen in the demo. These images cannot be included because they are commercial images, which we have purchased for theme demonstration only and we do not have a redistribution license for these assets.

Install and activate the TheChains theme. (See section above)

  1. Go to the Tool > Import

  2. Click on Run Importer below AT: Importer

  3. Hover and click Import to start import the demo data

Installation Video

Here is the link showing how to install TheChains theme and import demo data