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