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In this section, we are going to talk about the installation of themes, editing of themes, make default, preview and deleting of themes in PageCarton. Now, let work on how to upload and install themes in PageCarton.

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In this section, we are going to talk about the installation of themes, editing of themes, make default, preview and deleting of themes in PageCarton.  Now, let work on how to upload and install themes in PageCarton.                                                                                       

Uploading of Themes

To upload the theme when creating your website in the PageCarton, these are the steps to follow.                                                                                          

Go to the admin control panel and click on the pages and theme. After the pages and theme has been click, then click on the theme and then click on install new theme. After clicking on install new theme then click on the upward arrow button to upload theme. After clicking on the upward arrow it then goes to all files then select the theme you want to upload and then click on open.

Also after clicking on open, it will then tell you to give theme name and then save. After saving the theme, it then shows an image. In this image you click on Launch Theme Editor. In the "launch theme editor", you can insert any widget of your choice, to insert a widget, you will see a box that says "Insert Widget Here", you then click the box to insert you widget. You will also see the Code View. The Code View is for viewing and changing the Html codes in the theme.

Also you will find the Advance settings, this is for putting parameter to your theme, e.g. Wrapper and is done by clicking on the rectangular box on the menu. You will also find the IMPORT OR Export Object, this is for copying and pasting html codes.

Also we have clicking the Delete this object, this is done by clicking on the "X" sign. You repeat the step if you want to upload another theme. You are done.

Now to Change Default Theme, all you have to do is go to back to the themes, then click on Change Site Theme, to change the site theme.

Editing Theme

 Editing of theme deals with removal of what we don't want to appear in our web pages. Therefore if you want to edit your theme all you need is the menu and the footer.

Now let work on how to edit theme. After you have successfully install your theme, you will see some tool bars at the bottom of the theme you have installed, then you click on Edit theme.

After clicking on editing themes, then it shows you another page.  . In the "Edit Theme", have the Widget Option/ Hide Widget, Save, Preview,  Load default, if you click on the Widget Option/ Hide Widget, you can insert any widget of your choice, to insert a widget, you will see a box that says "Insert Widget Here", you then click the box to insert you widget. You will also see the Code View. The Code View is for viewing and changing the Html codes in the theme. Also you will find the Advance Settings, this is for putting parameter to your theme, e.g. Wrapper and is done by clicking on the rectangular box on the menu. You will also find the Import or Export Object, this is for copying and pasting html codes. Also we have clicking the Delete this Object, this is done by clicking on the "X" sign. You repeat the step if you want to upload another theme. You are done.

Now to Load Default, the load default is used when you make a mistake while editing your theme, so to load default, you will just click on the load default. Also to Save, all you have to do is click on save, also to Preview, you will just click on the preview.

NOTE: make sure you save after editing.

Pictures

The Picture is just being Replaced or Deleted.

 To Replace a picture in a theme, all you have to do is go Admin panel and then click on themes, after click on theme, you will then click on pictures, after clicking on pictures, you then search for the picture you want to replace and then click on it, after clicking on it, you then click on browse to upload another picture. Also to delete a picture you will just click on the "X" sign.

Theme Preset Pages

The page is mainly used for viewing post, but this theme preset pages, is a kind of private pages that cannot be seen by other people.

Now let's work on pages, to edit the theme you go to the admin panel, click on themes and then click on pages, after clicking on the pages you then click on Edit to edit the Theme Preset Pages. For these pages to be seen by other people, you will just click on Option and then click on Copy to main/ page.

Export of Theme

A theme is being exported by just clicking on Export in the theme menu. After clicking on the Export it then show whether to save or open file.

Make Theme Default

To make a theme default theme, you will just click on the MAKE DEFAULT in the theme menu.

Previewing of Theme

After your theme have being successfully installed, you will see some tool bars below the theme you have uploaded, you then click on preview, to see what you have uploaded.

Therefore, click on "X" to go back to the admin panel when you are done.

Deleting of Theme

When you don't need a theme you delete the theme. Now let talk on how to delete a theme.

You will see some tool bars below the theme you have uploaded, you then click on Delete,  to delete the theme you are no longer in need of.