NextGEN Pro & NextGEN Plus are premium extension plugins for NextGEN Gallery and NextGEN Gallery is required in order to run NextGEN Plus or Pro (click here to learn how to install NextGEN Gallery for free).
WHAT IS THE DIFFERENCE BETWEEN NEXTGEN PLUS AND NEXTGEN PRO?
NextGEN Plus has all the same gallery features as NextGEN Pro minus ecommerce. Some users want all the beautiful premium gallery displays, but wouldn't have use of ecommerce. This is why we provide the NextGEN Plus option. 🙂
- Make sure that the browser you are using does not automatically unpack the .zip file for NextGEN Pro. We would suggest using Google Chrome or Firefox to download.
- Download the .zip file to your desktop or an easy area to access it for step 2
2) Go to your WordPress dashboard > Plugins >> Add New > Upload, browse and select your .zip file for NextGEN Pro/Plus & then click 'Install Now'
- Once WordPress is finished installing, click 'Activate Plugin'
3) You're done! To learn how to make use of Pro/Plus features, follow the instructions for Pro Galleries, Pro Albums and Pro Lightbox here:
- NextGEN Pro Thumbnail Gallery
- NextGEN Pro Slideshow Gallery
- NextGEN Pro Filmstrip Gallery
- NextGEN Pro Film Gallery
- NextGEN Pro Blog Style Gallery
- NextGEN Pro Masonry
- NextGEN Pro List Album
- NextGEN Pro Grid Album
- NextGEN Pro Lightbox
Learn how to create galleries, manage galleries, and modify settings here: NextGEN Gallery documentation