How to update a Widget or Theme to the latest version

William Harper Updated by William Harper

Overview

To ensure your Widgets and Themes are updated to the latest build version, follow the steps below.

For Updating a Widget

Step 1

Navigate to the desired widget within Referral > Edit the campaign > go to the Widgets tab > select the desired widget > click View/Edit Widget to open the widget builder > In the bottom right corner you will have the option to click Update to the latest version in blue text if the widget is using not using the latest version available. 

Note: if the option to update to the latest version is not shown, then your widget is currently using the latest version.

Step 2

Click the Save button in the upper right corner to apply the change. When the widget saves successfully a temporary message will appear to confirm the widget has been saved. Afterward, you can click the red X button above the Save button to close the widget builder.

Step 3

You must click Publish Changes in the upper right corner of the campaign for all saved changes to take effect.

Note: Remember to repeat this process for all campaign widgets you would like to use the latest SDK. If you add a new widget from an existing Theme, the widget SDK version will be tied to the current version available in the Theme. Remember to also update your widgets SDK in the Themes section.

For Updating a Theme

Step 1

Navigate to the desired custom theme within the Themes section > select the desired theme > click Edit to open the widget builder > In the bottom right corner you will have the option to click Update to the latest version in blue text if the widget is using not using the latest version available. 

Step 2

Click the Save button in the upper right corner to apply the change. When the widget saves successfully a temporary message will appear to confirm the widget has been saved. Afterward, you can click the red X button above the Save button to close the widget builder.

Note: Remember to repeat this process for all widgets across your custom themes that you would like to use the latest SDK. You can also duplicate an existing Friendbuy Theme which will be updated with the latest widget SDK.

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