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Auto Update


This plugin enable Automatic Background Updates for WordPress core (minor and major versions), Themes and Plugins.


In most cases you can install automatically from

However, if you install this manually, follow these steps:
1. Create the directory ‘auto-update’ in your ‘/wp-content/plugins/’ directory
2. Upload all the plugin’s file to the newly created directory
3. Activate the plugin through the ‘Plugins’ menu in WordPress

Note: There is no “control panel” for this plugin.


No options, just activate it!


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Contributors & Developers

“Auto Update” is open source software. The following people have contributed to this plugin.


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