How to upgrade NinjaFirewall WP/Pro to the WP+/Pro+ Edition.

This article covers the steps to follow if you want to upgrade from the free NinjaFirewall WP or Pro Edition to the WP+ or Pro+ Edition.

WP to WP+ upgrade

  • Log in to your WordPress admin dashboard.
  • Click on Plugins and make sure you are using the latest version of NinjaFirewall WP Edition. If you aren’t, update it.
  • Go to NinjaFirewall > Firewall Options > Export configuration to export your current settings.
  • Go back to the Plugins page and uninstall your free NinjaFirewall WP Edition.
  • Log in to your NinjaFirewall account at and download the WP+ Edition.
  • From your WordPress admin dashboard, click on Plugins > Add New > Upload Plugin > Browse and select the downloaded WP+ Edition ZIP file.
  • Enable NinjaFirewall and click on its main menu to proceed with the installation.
  • After the installation, go to the NinjaFirewall > Firewall Options menu and re-import your configuration.

Pro to Pro+ upgrade

  • Log in to your NinjaFirewall account at, download the Pro+ Edition and unpack the ZIP file.
  • Connect to your website FTP server.
  • Upload and overwrite your current Pro version with the Pro+ version files (your configuration will be preserved).
  • Log in to your admin console, click on Account > License and enter your Pro+ Edition license.
  • Click on the Firewall > Overview page and make sure it reads Version: Pro+ Edition.