Installation

WordPress Admin Installation

The easiest way to install the plugin is to upload the ZIP file provided when you made your purchase. If the ZIP file extracts after it downloads, please re-zip the file and ensure it has a ‘zip’ extension. The filename for should be:

  • ws-form.zip for the free version
  • ws-form-pro.zip for the PRO version.

For add-ons the extension will also be .zip

To install the plugin:

  1. Click ‘Plugins’ from the WordPress administration menu on the left side of your screen.
  2. Click ‘Add New’ at the top of your screen.
  3. Click ‘Upload Plugin’ at the top of your screen.
  4. Choose the ZIP file of the plugin from your computer and click ‘Install Now’.
  5. Click ‘Activate’ to activate WS Form.

File Transfer Installation

If your WordPress installation does not support the ‘Add New’ option (for example, FTP might be disabled), you can manually upload the unzipped plugin folder to:

/wp-content/plugins/

WS Form Welcome Screen

If you just installed WS Form or WS Form PRO, the first time you access any of its features you will be presented with the welcome screen.

WS Form PRO - Welcome Screen

The welcome screen asks a series of quick questions to get you started. Answer each of the questions, and WS Form will ensure the settings are configured to suit your experience level and also the theme you are using on your website.

Licensing

Once you have purchased the plugin, you will be provided with a license key and a link to download a ZIP installation file both in your web browser and in the order confirmation email.

Licensing the plugin ensures you will receive software updates and support.

To enter the license key you were provided with when you purchased the software:

  1. Click ‘WS Form’ from the WordPress administration menu on the left side of your screen.
  2. Click ‘Settings’ from the same menu.
  3. Click the ‘License’ or appropriate ‘Plugin’ tab on the settings page.
  4. Enter your license key and click ‘Activate’.