Theme Installation Errors

iEvent theme is designed perfectly flawless that it gives no errors on installation. But some errors may arise due toserver or other issues. Lets now discuss the common problems that exist while installations and its trouble solving tips here.

The package could not be installed. The theme is missing the style.css stylesheet.

This error usually pops out ,when you try to upload the entire zip file along with sample data and documentation . When you download the theme from your ThemeForest downloads it will give you 2 choices one is to download the full zip which you will need to extract to locate the theme and the other one is just the installable theme. Please pay close attention to this.Make sure you download the installable WordPress file only from ThemeForest and upload it to the website.

Are you sure you want to do this?

This error happens for the following reasons.

  1. Your server memory limit to PHP is too low (most common).
  2. You are trying to upload the Full zip file and not just the installable theme.
  3.   Your upload limit isn’t large enough and you must update your PHP.INI file to increase the upload_max_filesize value or contact your webhost to fix it.

Destination folder already exists

Delete the theme folder form wp-content folder . Use Ftp to delete the files and again reinstall the theme.

White Screen Of Death or PHP Error Notice

Screen turns blank when there is a php error on the site. Open the wp-config.php and turn on
define( ‘WP_DEBUG’, true );
The errors will then start displaying when you browse the web url and you can easily correct errors.