Depending on the theme, the folder to upload and the destination folder may be different. I performed a test using the zBaby theme and inside the zip file, I found a folder named
upload to host. According to the instructions included with the theme, that folder should be uploaded to
<root dir>/catalog/view/theme. I also changed the owner and group of the folder to
To use the new theme, I went to "Extensions" and selected the "Themes" type. Then, I clicked on the blue pencil "edit" button next to "Your Store". On the page that was shown, I changed the "Theme Directory" setting to "zBaby".
Could you tell us what is the theme you're trying to install and what folders does the zip file of the theme contains?
Thank you for your kind cooperation.