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Upgrading to ShiftNav Pro 4

ShiftNav Lite and ShiftNav Pro share a common codebase, but are two independent plugins. You will only have one activated at a time. Installing the Upgrade When you purchase ShiftNav Pro, you’ll receive a zip file to download. Download the zip file, then in your WordPress admin, navigate to Plugins > Add New Then click “Upload Plugin” Choose the ShiftNav Pro zip, and click “Install Now” Let the installation complete, and then click “Activate Plugin” If you have ShiftNav Lite installed, ShiftNav Pro will attempt to disable it automatically. Check that the Lite plugin has been disabled Double check that the ShiftNav – Responsive Mobile Menu plugin is disabled and only ShiftNav Pro – Responsive Mobile Menu is enabled. Leaving both active may cause errors. Settings Your settings will automatically be inherited by the ShiftNav Pro plugin. There is no need to do any settings migration when upgrading to ShiftNav Pro Check out the new settings ShiftNav Pro adds new Menu Item Settings, Advanced Content Fields, Secondary Instances, Customizer Settings, and more!


Adding Touch Swipe Gesture Controls 8

Out of the box, ShiftNav does not include swipe gesture controls to open and close the menu, as these types of interactions can often cause conflicts with themes. If you’d like to implement touch controls for your mobile menu, we have a detailed tutorial on how to set that up with Hammer.js and the ShiftNav Javascript API over in our Tutorials section: How to add swipe gesture controls to ShiftNav