DesktopServer for WordPress

The DesktopServer for WordPress plugin eases localhost to live server deployment by providing hosting provider server details via a private XML-RPC feed to an authorized administrator. DesktopServer Premium members can use this plugin on their live hosting provider to automatically fill in server details when preparing to export their localhost server for deployment.

Automatic installation

Automatic installation is the easiest option as WordPress handles the file transfers itself and you don’t need to leave your web browser. To do an automatic install of DesktopServer for WordPress Plugin, log in to your WordPress dashboard, navigate to the Plugins menu and click Add New.

In the search field type “DesktopServer” and click Search Plugins. Once you’ve found our plugin you can view details about it such as the the point release, rating and description. Most importantly of course, you can install it by simply clicking “Install Now”.

Manual installation

The manual installation method involves downloading our plugin and uploading it to your webserver via your favorite FTP application. The WordPress codex contains instructions on how to do this here.