Step 3. Upload the App Folder

Now you need to copy the zipped content of the theme folder (the app folder) to the root folder of your online shop.
  • theme — contains Magento theme files and directories that should be uploaded to the root directory of your Magento installation.
  • app

Find the theme > app folder. You need to archive (.zip) the app folder to upload it to the server. Use the WinZip 9+ (for Windows) or Stuffit Expander 10+ (for Mac) to compress the app folder.

1. Log into cPanel > navigate to the Files section and click on the File Manager icon.

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2. Navigate to the Magento root directory and click the Go button.

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3. Open the root folder of your online store.

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4. Click on the Upload icon.

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5. Make sure you’ve set the correct permissions type for the app folder. The permissions should be CHMOD 755 or 777, depending on your server configuration.
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6. Click on the Browse button.
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7. Find the app.zip folder and click Open.

8. Once the process is completed press the Go Back to link.

Move to the Step 4.

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