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How to Install Crocoblock Dashboard with Crocoblock Wizard

 

This tutorial explains what steps you have to take in order to install Jet Plugins and picturesque templates using Crocoblock Wizard plugin.

The aim of this article is to dive you deep into the details of the full installation of Jet plugins, themes, skins, etc. After this tutorial is looked through you will install and implement the necessary elements into your site without any difficulties.

After purchasing the Crocoblock subscription, you are warmly welcomed and get your own account created on our website!

In the Downloads section at your account, you’ll discover everything you need for the successful start, including:

  • the Installation Pack, which we are going to use in this tutorial;
  • the catalog of Plugins, allowing you to download the plugins separately.

Just follow the steps described below and enjoy the result in just about 5 minutes.

Downloading Crocoblock Wizard

At your account, you can find Crocoblock Wizard in the Installation section of the Extras block, which consists of a theme, plugins, and demo content.

Crocoblock Wizard on the Extras block

Click the “Download” button on the right to proceed with downloading the Crocoblock Wizard archive.

NOTE.
Make sure that the file you choose to upload is in .zip format. Otherwise, the installation of the Wizard won’t be successful.

Proceed to the WordPress Dashboard on the left of your screen and navigate to the Plugins section. Select the Add New option and click the “Upload Plugin” button on the very top.

Install the Archive for Crocoblock

Afterward, choose the Crocoblock Wizard archive and click the “Install Now” button.

Dowloading the Archive

Activation of the Wizard

As soon as the installation is complete, you have to activate the plugins by clicking the Activate Plugin button.

Installing Crocoblock Wizard from the updated file

Then, you’ll see the options for the installation. You can choose the installation itself, Export skin, Import skin, or Install free templates as well.

Let’s go through the Installation option. For this click on the central “Let’s go” button. The other ones we’ll look through in further tutorials.

Welcome to Crocoblock Wizard

In the screen below you will see the field for entering your license key. Fill it in.

enter the license key

If you purchased any on the All-Inclusive subscription plans, then you will be proposed to choose between the Full Crocoblock installation and Jet Plugins installation. In case you have another subscription package, you will right away proceed to the plugin choosing window (scroll this guide to Choosing the necessary plugins paragraph).

ATTENTION!
If after entering the license key you see the Internal Error! message, it means that a server connection issue occured. After the message appears you will see the Download Report guide. There will be some specific information about an error. Download it and send this report to our Support team. It will be fixed as soon as possible.
choose the crockoblock installation type

By now, we will choose the Full Crocoblock installation. Afterward, click the “Install” button.

Full Crocoblock installation

Сhoose the theme you would like to use with Crocoblock: Kava, OceanWP, Astra, GeneralPress, or Hello Theme. If you already have a great template, you can click the “Continue with your current theme” button.

We are going to choose the Kava theme.

Kava theme from Crocoblock

Choose to continue either with parent or child theme. Both options are available at the Use child theme? page. Pay attention that the Child theme is recommended by the developers in order for your changes in CSS to always be safe. Next, click the “Continue” button.

We will choose to Use the child theme.

Kava Child theme selecting

After the theme has successfully installed, you are able to select the skin and start the installation. You will have two tabs here.

select the skin for your theme

The first one is called Design templates. You will find lots of amazingly designed skins for all the themes Crockoblock offer. Choose any you like and click the “Start Installation” button. If you’d like to have a quick view of the available skins, hit the “View Demo” button under each of them and choose the one which is suitable for you.

The next tab is Dynamic templates. If you need a dynamic template, that can be set once and filled automatically further – you definitely should check them out.

After making your decision click the “Start Installation” button.

Choosing the necessary plugins

Now you can see the Configure plugins page. It will consist of two sections for the All-Inclusive clients and of one – for all the others.

The first section is called Required Plugins and it is common both for All-Inclusive package and all other subscription plans. You can turn off some of the plugins if you don’t need them in your work.

The second section, which is called Extra Plugins is available only for the All-Inclusive plan owners and exhibits a list of optional plugins available for installation. If you want to add additional functionality to your website, just tick the boxes on the left.

Plugins installation via Crocoblock Wizard

At the bottom of this block, you will be able to click on the “Continue” button. If you don’t want to install plugins, then hit the “Skip” button.

It will take a few minutes to install all the needed settings. You can watch the progress on your screen.

Crocoblock Wizard installation process

Deciding on a content

After the installation is done, you can see the Demo Content Import page where you have to select what to do with your existing content.

Demo Content Import via Crocoblock Wizard

If you need to add the content to the one you already have, please, choose to Append demo content to the existing one.

In case you want to install a new content instead of the existing one, choose to Replace your existing content with the demo one.

ATTENTION! Everything created before selecting the Replace option will be deletedr, so make sure there’s nothing important for you.

Alternatively, you can Skip the demo content installation. After you’ve made your choice, click the “Continue” button.

After that, you will see a progress bar that showcases the Importing sample data progress.

The next to be shown is Regenerating thumbnails progress.

Regenerating thumbnails progress

Finally, after all the steps are complete, you will be redirected to the Congratulations! You’re all set! page which provides you with access to your site, knowledge base, community, or skin switching directory.

Congratulations! You’re all Set! page in Crocoblock Wizard

If you would like to, there are functionalities to export or import any preferable skin.

Well done! We hope, you’ll pass the Crocoblock installation with no problems. Now you can start exploring opportunities that you have just obtained.