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Easy Updates Manager

Manage all your WordPress updates, including individual updates, automatic updates, logs, and loads more. Also works with WordPress Multisite.

Easy Updates Manager is a light yet powerful plugin which enables you to manage all types of updates on your single site install or in WordPress Multisite. With loads of settings making endless possibilities for configuration, Easy Updates Manager is an obvious choice for anyone wanting to take control of their websites updates.

Features Include

  • All Updates - This setting quite easily just overrides all other settings and disables everything.
  • WordPress Core Updates- This setting is used to toggle on and off the WordPress core updates.
  • Plugin Updates - This setting is used to disable all plugin updates on your website.
  • Theme Updates - This setting is used to disable all theme updates on your website.
  • Major Releases - This setting toggles whether or not you want the major WordPress core versions to automatically update themselves.
  • Minor Releases - This setting toggles whether or not you want the minor WordPress core versions to automatically update themselves.
  • Development Updates - This setting toggles whether or not you want the bleeding edge version of WordPress to automatically update itself.
  • Plugin Updates - This setting can either automatically update all your plugins, or automatically update any select plugins you want.
  • Theme Updates - This setting can either automatically update all your themes, or automatically update any select themes you want.
  • Translation Updates - This setting can unable automatic updating for translation updates.
  • Core Update E-mails - This setting disables the core update e-mails.
  • Browser Nag - This setting removes the WordPress browser nag which appears when you are using an older browser.
  • WordPress Version in Footer - This setting will remove the WordPress version in the admin footer on your website.
  • Disable plugin updates and automatic updates individually by selecting which plugins on a table. Also able to bulk select plugins.
  • Disable theme updates and automatic updates individually by selecting which themes on a table. Also able to bulk select themes.
  • The ability to block users from configuring the settings.
  • The ability to select which users can still see and perform updates.
  • The ability to update some third party plugins.
  • Logging plugin updates

For more information on how to use Easy Updates Manager, check out our wiki.

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Author Easy Updates Manager Team
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Contributors kidsguide, ronalfy, roary86, bigwing
Tags automatic updates, core updates, disable updates, disable updates manager, easy updates manager, Logs, multisite, Plugin Updates, theme updates, update control, updates manager
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    Single site install settings page location

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    Multisite install settings page location

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    Dashboard tab full

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    Dashboard tab small

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    Global settings in General tab

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    Automatic Update settings in General tab

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    Notification and Miscellaneous settings in Global tab

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    Enable/Disable updates and automatic updates individually for plugins

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    Enable/Disable updates and automatic updates individually for themes

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    Advanced options tab

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    Help tab

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    Screen Options

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    Enable Logs in Advanced options tab

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    Disable or Clear logs

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    Logs tab

Installing Easy Updates Manager in your WordPress Dashboard (recommended)

  1. You can download Easy Updates Manager by going into your 'Plugins' section and selecting add a new plugin
  2. Search for the plugin by typing 'Easy Updates Manager' into the search bar
  3. Install and activate the plugin by pushing the 'Install' button and then the 'activate plugin' link
  4. Configure the plugin by going to the 'Updates Options' section in your admin area under the Dashboard

Installing Easy Updates Manager through FTP

  1. Upload the Easy Updates Manager folder to the '/wp-content/plugins/' directory (make sure it is unzipped)
  2. Activate the Easy Updates Manager plugin through the 'Plugins' menu in WordPress
  3. Configure the plugin by going to the 'Update Options' section in your admin area under the Dashboard

Activate the plugin after installation. If you are on Multisite, the plugin must be network-activated.

For additional information for Easy Updates Manager check out our wiki.

6.2.11

Released 2016-02-13

  • Bug fix: Manual logs only logging one plugin update even if there are multiple

6.2.9

Released 2016-12-07

  • Bug fix: Manual logs not logging plugin or theme updates

6.2.7

Released 2016-12-01

  • Bug fix: Saving general settings disables logs
  • Logs now out of beta. Woo hoo!

For past changelogs, please visit our GitHub.

Do you support older WordPress versions?

Version 6.x.x should support WP versions 4.0 and up. Version 4.7.0 should support WP versions 2.3 - 4.0.

Since WordPress is constantly changing, this plugin will always strive to support the latest version of WordPress. As there are many security vulnerabilities reported, please always keep WordPress as up-to-date as possible.

Unfortunately, we do not support older versions of WordPress or the non-current release of this plugin.

How do I change the WordPress update notification e-mail?

Go to the General tab in our settings. You can enter a single email address, or multiple if you comma separate them.

Automatic Updates

Check out our video on how the automatic updating works in WordPress.

How Do I Enable Logging?

Does Logging work with Jetpack Manage?

Not currently.

Additional Information and FAQ

For additional information and FAQs for Easy Updates Manager check out our wiki.

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Version 6.2.11

Requires WordPress version: 4.4 or higher

Compatible up to: 4.7.2

Last Updated 13 Feb 2017

Date Added: 03 Oct 2013

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