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Zencart Theme – Installation

Installing a new theme to your Zencart is very easy. To give your online store a fresh and professional look, these themes can help you. Time and money invested in this process is very low and profitable. The below directions are projected as just a general guide and overview of the basic Zencart template installation method.

Step 1:

You should always backup Your Zen Cart database and Zencart files before setting up a new theme. So first of all, backup your Zencart via your host cpanel with the backup wizard.

Step 2:

Then you need to unzip the downloaded zip file for theme and upload (FTP) the complete folder to your server.

Step 3:

After that, you have to login into your admin account of Zencart under the Tools sections & choose -Template Selection. Then click on edit.

♦ Select the name of the theme you just installed from the drop down menu.

♦ And then click update.

Step 4:

Go to “Tools” then “Layout Boxes Controller” In your Zen Cart admin account. Then scroll down to the end of the screen and click on the reset button.