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Designer_17 says

Hi, I’m trying to upload a theme and am getting this … no matter what I do!!!

“Please review the following issues that occurred WordPress Theme is required WordPress Theme style.css is missing Description header”

I have a css header and a ZIP with just the theme too, I’m not sure what I’m doing wrong.

Could someone help? Thanks ;)

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KingDog Staff says

Hi! You need to unzip the file you downloaded and upload the theme inside it. Please see Solving broken theme issues.

Also, I checked to see if you had purchased a HTML template by mistake but couldn’t find any theme purchase on your account at all :)

Ahh unless you’re talking about uploading a theme for sale on the Marketplace? My mistake if you were.

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Designer_17 says

Hi! You need to unzip the file you downloaded and upload the theme inside it. Please see Solving broken theme issues. Also, I checked to see if you had purchased a HTML template by mistake but couldn’t find any theme purchase on your account at all :)

No, I’m the author and am trying to upload to TF.

They’re not letting me upload though I’ve included the files the asked for.

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organicbee says

Hi! You need to unzip the file you downloaded and upload the theme inside it. Please see Solving broken theme issues. Also, I checked to see if you had purchased a HTML template by mistake but couldn’t find any theme purchase on your account at all :)

hes talking about the Author upload ;-)

make sure there isnt white space above the css header(also make sure its a standard WordPress header)

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Designer_17 says

This is my format for the css header …

Theme Name: 
Theme URI:
Description: 
Author: 
Author URI: 
Version: 
Tags:
License:
License URI:

But I think it might be that I don’t have my WP Theme ZIP done right.

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organicbee says

This is my format for the css header …

/

Theme Name: 
Theme URI:
Description: 
Author: 
Author URI: 
Version: 
Tags:
License:
License URI:

/

But I think it might be that I don’t have my WP Theme ZIP done right.
thats the correct format, it should be zipped as a installable theme(if you cant install it via the WP dash its zipped wrong)
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Designer_17 says

I just tested it and it works fine … so why won’t TF take?

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organicbee says

I just tested it and it works fine … so why won’t TF take?

try a different browser

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Designer_17 says

I’ve tried it in Chrome and FireFox with no luck, I’ve renamed the ZIP, I’ve re-uploaded the ZIP … and still nothing!!!

I know the files work, but I have no clue why they’re not uploading.

Those are the only errors and they won’t go away! :S

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sevenspark Volunteer moderator says

Do you have a demo up somewhere where we can look at your style.css?

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