Introduction

Use this guide to safely delete a WordPress theme. The instructions will guide you, allowing you to delete themes with ease.

Steps

  1. From your WordPress dashboard, go to Appearance > Themes.
  2. Click the deactivated theme to view it’s details and then click Delete (Located in the right bottom corner).

NOTE: You can’t remove a theme that is active.

Congratulations! You have successfully deleted a WordPress theme from within WordPress.

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