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How to install external plugin in Wordpress hosted on OVH?


#1

Hi,

I am sorry if my question seem to be very rookie. I am very much of a beginner.

I’d like to create my own page. I have installed Wordpress on my OVL cloud. Standard Wordpress plugins are available and I use them. But now I would like to use a PRO version of some plugin. But in that case, once I pay I will receive a link to PRO version plugin. I need to install it on my Wordpress. The question is how. So far the only way I know on how to install plugins is to get them from Wordpress plugins store. I have no clue how manual installation shall be performed. Anyone can help?


#2

Hello @MichalS4,

I invite you to communicate your domain name, the hosting offer you have as well as the concerned plugin so that the community can answer you as well as possible.

^FabL


#3

Hi,

Sorry for late answer. It is my 3rd attempt to post the answer and so far none of them has been published. I do not know why.

To the point. I host axelmihal.com domain on OVH cloud. I used preinstalled by OVH Wordpress. I would like to use plugin called Perspective 3D Carousel PRO ( it turns out I need PRO version to fulfill my expectations). According to plugin author (tishonator.com) once I purchase the plugin I receive the link to download the plugin and install it in Wordpress plugin directory.

And here is the problem. I have no clue how I can get to this directory on my Wordpress in OVH cloud. What I now how to use is Wordpress cockpit, from where I can only install plugins using Wordpress plugin store. I have no clue how I can install something directly in any directory.

Anyone could help?

regards

Michal


#4

Hi,

Finally I received an answer from the support. They told me about ftp access (I didn’t realize I had it) and it have worked. So I can say I can close the case.

BR

Michal


#5

Hello,

Thank you for your feedback,

Have a nice day,

^FabL


#6