How To Disable Plugin And Theme Updates And Installation In WordPress

In February, I shared a small snippet on the website to disable plugin update notification for a specific WordPress plugin. I found another super-small snippet to disable plugin and theme updates and installation as well as plugin editor in your or a client’s WordPress.

This single code will disable plugin and theme updates, installation and plugin/theme editor as well. It’s a single-solution for all client site problems.

Just add following snippet to your wp-config.php file:


That’s do the job! Now, only the user with FTP access can edit the plugin and theme files.

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