Codex Tag: blueprints

From Architect v1.4, you can import Blueprints and Presets within Architect itself.

Previously you could only import Blueprints through the WP Import menu.

Read the Exporting Blueprints and making Presets tutorial for information on that part of the process.

Go to the Architect Tools screen

Go to the Architect Tools screen

In your WordPress admin, go to the Architect > Tools screen

Importing a Blueprint

Importing a Blueprint

 Click Choose File

Select the Blueprint file

Select the Blueprint file

Navigate to where the Blueprint file is saved, and select it.

Import the Blueprint

Import the Blueprint

Click on Import.

Once it's complete, it will automatically take you to the new Blueprint.

Edit the new Blueprint

Edit the new Blueprint

The Blueprint is ready to edit and save.

Importing a Preset

Importing a Preset

Click on Choose File

Select the Preset zip file

Select the Preset zip file

Navigate to where you saved the Preset zip file and select it.

Import the Preset

Import the Preset

Click on the Import button

Import complete

Import complete

When the import finishes, a message will confirm its success (or failure if anything goes amiss).

Use the new Preset

Use the new Preset

Go to Architect > Blueprints and the new Preset will be in the appropriate section of the Preset Selector, ready to use.

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