# ACF Pro

The theme comes with bundled Advanced Custom Fields Pro plugin. It's used to handle custom fields for the posts and pages.

# Revealing Hidden Panel

ACF is a plugin that intended for using by WordPress developers. By default its admin page panel is hidden in the theme. To reveal it – add the following line of code to the end of functions.php file in your child theme:

add_filter( 'acf/settings/show_admin', '__return_true', 99 );

# Updating Plugin

ACF is a regurally updated plugin. If you've got a notification of the new version available you may want to get it.

  1. Being in the admin panel go to Plugins page.
  2. Delete Advanced Custom Fields Pro plugin from the website.
  3. Refresh the page.
  4. The theme will prompt you to install the plugin again.
  5. Click Install and you'll get the latest version of ACF Pro.

Your Fields Content is Safe

Don't worry. Removing the plugin in a purpose of the further re-installation doesn't affect your content. All your custom fields data is saved in WordPress database and won't be lost.