Frequently Asked Questions

What does WordPatch do?
WordPatch applies changes to your WordPress website automatically after updates to core files, plugins, and themes occur. This allows developers and site ad...
Tue, 19 Jun, 2018 at 3:19 PM
What problem does WordPatch solve?
More than 75 million websites – approximately 25 percent of all sites worldwide – manage their content through WordPress, the most popular content managemen...
Tue, 19 Jun, 2018 at 3:21 PM
How does WordPatch work?
WordPatch automatically applies custom modifications (patches) for any of the following reasons: WordPress is updated automatically. WordPress has upgrad...
Tue, 19 Jun, 2018 at 3:22 PM
How much does WordPatch cost?
In order to support a wide variety of configurations and environments with advanced security features, WordPatch is available on a site-license basis, at sc...
Tue, 19 Jun, 2018 at 3:23 PM
Who created WordPatch?
WordPatch is the premiere offering of JointByte™, a new venture dedicated to offering innovative tech solutions. JointByte is a division of yours! Ltd, an e...
Tue, 19 Jun, 2018 at 3:23 PM
Does WordPatch work on shared hosts?
Absolutely. WordPatch works on any hosting environment, including shared hosts. Please let us know if it doesn’t work for your shared host.
Tue, 19 Jun, 2018 at 3:24 PM
Does WordPatch work with plugin/theme X?
Yes. WordPatch does not rely upon you using a specific plugin or theme alongside it. It works with all configurations. (Please let us know if it doesn’t wor...
Tue, 19 Jun, 2018 at 3:25 PM
What type of patch files does WordPatch support?
Currently, WordPatch supports patches in the Unix unified patch file format, which can be created with a variety of programs and tools. In addition to tradi...
Tue, 19 Jun, 2018 at 3:26 PM
What is the rescue script and why do I need one?
The rescue script is essentially a way to manage your WordPatch installation and it is needed because WordPatch does not rely on the WordPress API. It is co...
Tue, 19 Jun, 2018 at 3:27 PM
Why isn’t WordPatch running my mods?
There are a few things to consider if WordPatch is not running your mods. First, ensure that you have successfully created your rescue script. Then, ensure ...
Tue, 19 Jun, 2018 at 3:29 PM