Update WordPress in the Dashboard
You can update WordPress to its latest version from within the dashboard.
Warning:You should always backup your site before updating.
- Log in to WordPress
- From the Dashboard menu, click Updates.
- Under the heading "An updated version of WordPress is available," click Update Now.
Note: Your WordPress site will be put into Maintenance Mode until the update completes.
- Return to Update WordPress to a new version
- For more information about our premium support for WordPress, please visit our WP Premium Support Catalog.