When I update or upgrade my site automatically ,it corrupted. How can I update or upgrade it safely and manually?

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    – fuxia
    Commented Nov 19, 2012 at 9:18

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A "Manual" install involves downloading the WordPress zip and extracting it to your site directory (via ftp or a file manager like cPanel has). make sure your wp-content folder is fully backed up as you will need it. then run the extract.


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