Sometimes seeing messages in the WordPress admin back end can be annoying especially ones that you do not know how to remove easily and do not offer a close, dismiss or hide button.
This quick tutorial will show you how to remove the following message:
Please note that installing the plugin is not harmful in any way and will just highlight any plugin or theme updates that are available this tutorial is simply highlighting a way to hide this message.
Removing the message:
- Step 1 – Locate your theme folder
example theme folder locations:
wp-content/themes/YourThemesName OR wp-content/themes/ChildThemeName
- Step 2 – Locate Functions.php file in the theme folder
- Step 3 – Add the following code:
// Below Code Hides WooCommerce Update Message
If at a later stage, you wish to show the message again you can simply remove the 2 lines of code you added to functions.php.