How to Get Rid of Another Update is Currently in Progress Error in WordPress

If you are getting the “Another update is currently in progress” error while upgrading your WordPress core, the keep your close attention in this tutorial as I am going to share how to get rid of another update is currently in progress error in WordPress.

Sometimes when you are upgrading your WordPress site to the latest version. But due to your previously failed updation of WordPress, the updation information inserted in your MySQL database. Due to this, you are facing this issue while upgrading your WordPress.

How to Get Ride of Another Update is Currently in Progress Error in WordPress

Follow the below steps to fix this issue.

Step 1) Login to your cPanel and open PhpMyAdmin.

Step 2) Select the database which is used on that site.

Step 3) Now open the SQL tabs and copy paste below MySQL queries and execute.

Step 4) Now delete the “core_update” values from dwp_options table.

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Now try to upgrade your WordPress core, it will be updated to the latest version. Hope this tutorial helps you. If you like this tutorial, then please like and share it with your friends and subscribe to get cool WordPress tutorials directly in your mailbox.

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Prem Tiwari

An engineer by profession and a passionate blogger by heart. Founder of FreeWebMentor.com (A Programming blog for beginners), Tech Speaker at various forums. A part from this he is an open source enthusiast, WordPress Lover, Blogger, SEO, and Growth Strategic.

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