Upgrade AdRotate to AdRotate Pro

Difficulty: Easy | Updated: January 17, 2015
Once you’ve purchased a license on AdRotate you can download AdRotate Pro through your account on this website.

Use the following steps:

  1. Download the adrotate-pro.zip file from your account.
  2. Login to your WordPress dashboard and navigate to the Plugins page.
  3. On the Plugins page click “Add New” and select “Upload”.
  4. Upload the adrotate-pro.zip file and wait for WordPress to tell you it’s finished. This may take a few seconds.
  5. Navigate to the Plugins page.
  6. If you have AdRotate (Free version) installed, de-activate it. But do NOT click Uninstall.
  7. Activate AdRotate Professional.
  8. When activated, AdRotate Pro will install the nessesary tables to your database and set up the menus.
  9. Navigate to “AdRotate” > “Settings” and activate your license to receive premium support and update notifications.

Optional but recommended:

  1. Log in to your website files with your favorite FTP Client.
  2. Navigate to the wp-content/plugins/ folder.
  3. Delete the AdRotate folder.
If you were using AdRotate 3.8 or newer you data and adverts will be automatically upgraded and visible in AdRotate Pro. All your AdRotate data from the free version will be available in AdRotate Pro!

No AdRotate currently installed?

If you do not have AdRotate installed you can follow the normal installation steps on this page.