FAQ

WordPress and Kalium Server Requirements

To use Kalium, you must be running WordPress 4.7 or higher, PHP 5.6 or greater, and MySQL 5 or greater on your server. We have tested it on Linux, Mac and Windows. Below is a list...

Updating the theme

When there is a new update for Kalium, a notification will be shown in admin menu, admin bar and a notification throughout admin panel. Even if you haven’t activated your theme, you...

Ordering categories

Ordering the categories (filters) of the Portfolio items, Shop products or Blog posts cannot be done directly through WordPress or the Theme Options, you can do it by using a plugin...

How to speed up my site?

A site can be slow for many reasons, from server and domain setup, to bad plugins or themes, image sizes, etc. From the theme’s perspective, we’ve been able to achieve great...

My skin is not being applied

Changing the skin to a custom one you’ve manually customized can be done by going in the Theme Settings > Theme Styling but sometimes it may not be applied, to get...

Custom CSS is not being applied

While using the theme you would want to have your own custom styling and settings, so to modify and customize the theme on your own needs you need the Custom...

Fix the missing Google Maps API key

Google maps requires an API key in order to show the map. If you see an error: Ooops! Something went wrong then you have to add a Google API key to your site that...

Parameters and Options

Each page has it’s own parameters area that will be valid for that page only. You can find detailed information about Parameters and Options for each post type here: Page Parameters...

How to remove /portfolio slug?

Portfolio post type adds URL prefix for all portfolio items (mysite.com/portfolio/your-item-name) and this can be removed in Theme Options: Before: After:   To remove portfolio items post type prefix follow these steps: Theme...

Contact form doesn’t send emails

This problem happens on some rare cases. Usually the problem is with your mail server (SMTP) which is not sending e-mails, this can be fixed by using WP Mail SMTP plugin in your...

How to find “Purchase code”

To obtain purchase code for the theme go to Downloads tab in ThemeForest and click Download for the item, then choose: License certificate & purchase code (PDF) or License certificate & purchase...

Upgrading from Kalium 1.x to Kalium v2

If you are still using an old Kalium update such as 1.x and you want to update to the latest version 2.x then you need to use Envato Market plugin. To see how to...

Kalium release notes

Kalium is constantly being updated with new features, bug fixes, and adjustments. Here you can see complete changelog information. We recommend you to read the changelog for every update release. Also, consider...

How to Clear Cache

Sometimes where you encounter a problem with your website, such as not seeing changes you have made in the front end of your site, it could simply be that you...

Setting Up A Staging Site

A staging site is a local setup on your own machine where you can build your site, or where you can make test changes. Having a staging site is an...

Regenerate Thumbnails

If your thumbnails are not correctly cropped, you can regenerate them by following these steps: Go to Plugins > Add New Search for Regenerate Thumbnails (created by Viper007Bond) Install and...

Kalium supported and compatible plugins

There are plenty of plugins for WordPress but not every plugin works with every theme. Here is a short list of the popular plugins which Kalium supports: Visual Composer – WPBakery Page Builder (Included for...

Outdated copies of some WooCommerce template files

This message appears when WooCommerce plugin changes any of its core files, usually this happens when WooCommerce publishes a major update or any minor update after the major update. (Example. 3.1, 3.1.1 or 3.2)...

Kalium v2.1 – Update notes

In this update of Kalium you will be introduced to some great new features of Kalium which mostly affect the code structure of Kalium towards new future of template hierarchy...