3. Installation FAQ

The package could not be installed. Theme is missing the style.css stylesheet error

A common issue that can occur when installing a WordPress themes is “The package could not be installed. The theme is missing the style.css stylesheet.” error message being displayed when uploading or activating the theme. One of the reasons you may receive this error is if you have uploaded the incorrect file. You have 2 […]

How to install child theme

The Child Theme It’s recommended to install and activate also the Child Theme provided with Residence theme pack if you plan to make your own code modifications. A child theme automatically inherits the parent theme’s features, styles, and templates. This allows you to make changes to your site using child themes without ever modifying the parent […]

PHP 5.6 minimum is Mandatory

If after theme installation you have white screen, please check the following: Enable wp-debug and set to true: https://codex.wordpress.org/WP_DEBUG If you see this error: Parse error: syntax error, unexpected T_FUNCTION in /wp-content/themes/wpresidence/libs/3rdparty.php on line 266 This means your server PHP is older than 5.3. Please ask hosting to upgrade your PHP to at least 5.6 for […]

If demo content import fails

Import process needs server to support full import.  Many shared hostings limit services such as: Your PHP memory, file upload size, and/or execution limits are set too low. And these have to be corrected by hosting on in your hosting account (if your hosting allows you to do that). Ideally these values should be: max_execution_time […]

How to add the background for demo “Valuable Real Estate” shortcode

Ultimate Addons Background images do not import through demo import process. To add the background for demo “Valuable Real Estate” shortcode: Edit the row from pencil icon –http://i.imgur.com/zsqia6e.png Add this image http://demo5.wpresidence.net/wp-content/uploads/2014/05/at-background.jpg as background image –http://i.imgur.com/vHG61Q4.png

Mega Menu: How to enable Mega Menu. How to customize Mega Menu.

To set a Main Menu item as Mega Menu – Check the option as in below screenshot and SAVE How to add background color: To add background color to the mega menu content, use CSS. See example below. Change the color code to your color code. background-color: #fafafa; How to add background image for mega […]

Retina pin images. Pins not showing on retina devices.

If you use the theme default categories and actions – the retina images will be automatically loaded from wpresidence/css/css-images If you add custom new pins for edited/new categories or actions from theme options, you MUST also add the retina version of your pins via wp-admin – media – add image   1. Add pin image […]

HOW TO SEE IDS FOR SHORTCODES AND WIDGETS

The post Ids are mostly used in shortcodes like Recent Items,  Featured Agent. Featured Property or Recent Items for posts and many others. Now you can find them in admin in lists: For properties:                           For Taxonomies: For Agents: For Posts: