Updating Enfold pre version 4.x

Enfold theme can get stuck updating since Envato changed their API. You can try this:

Please replace enfold/framework/php/auto-updates/class-pixelentity-theme-update.php with


This should enable the update. If nthe update isn’t even showing try Update Theme and Plugins from Zip File plugin. Download latest enfold, install plugin, upload them and install. The plugin will overwrite the old theme no need for uninstall etc.

And then you need to add a new Envato API token: Got to:


And create a new token. Call it the name of the site in question. Use the following permissions:

  • View and search Envato sites (checked by default)
  • View your Envato account username
  • View your email address
  • View your account profile details
  • Download your purchased items
  • Verify purchases of your item
  • List purchases you’ve made

Add the API token to enfold and it will now fins new releases and update as expected.

  • https://kriesi.at/documentation/enfold/theme-registration/#toggle-id-5
  • https://kriesi.at/support/topic/enfold-4-5-not-showing-up-as-an-update/
  • https://kriesi.at/archives/wordpress-5-0-and-enfold-4-5-1
  • https://kriesi.at/support/topic/problem-updating-enfold-download-failed-problem-downloading-theme/

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