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WordPress another update is currently in progress

This Problem Appears When Upgrading WordPress Troubleshooting That Is By Downloading A Plugin Click Plugins –> Add New And Find Fix Another Update In Progress Install and Activate Click Settings Click the WordPress Fix Button Issues Already Solved, Now Update WordPress Update Successful.

  1. Log in to the WordPress administration dashboard.
  2. Select Plugins > Add New
  3. Search for Fix Another Update.
  4. Install Fix Another Update in Progress and activate the plugin
  5. Navigate to Settings > Fix Another Update In Progress, and the database lock will be removed.
  6. If you wish to remove the lock directly in the database, log into the HostPapa dashboard and select My cPanel
  7. Select Databases > phpMyAdmin from the cPanel menu.
  8. Select your WordPress database from the sidebar, then click the Browse button next to the wp_options database table (your database prefix may be different).
  9. In the database rows that appear, look for an entry called ‘core_updater.lock’ and select the Delete button to remove. 
  10. You can now proceed with your outstanding updates.

Update WordPress – Another update is currently in progress

Try adding this line to your theme’s functions.php

delete_option( "core_updater.lock" );

Bring up your site once, then you can remove the line.