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2.8.1 Edit Post Not Functioning (6 posts)

  1. simonwells
    Member
    Posted 4 years ago #

    A little while back, I did and auto upgrade from 2.7.1 to 2.8.
    From that time I had the following issue but could not downgrade and decided to wait to see if others had the same problem, as yet, I don't see it.

    When I start a new post or edit an exisiting post, some of the functions are not working.
    Functions that d not work include:

    1. Status: Published Edit, points to /wp-admin/post.php?action=edit&post=1196#post_status but nothing happens when clicked
    2. Visibility: Public Edit, points to /wp-admin/post.php?action=edit&post=1196#visibility but nothing happens when clicked
    3. Published on: Date Edit points to /wp-admin/post.php?action=edit&post=1196#edit_timestampto but nothing happens when clicked
    4. NONE of the function boxes expands or contracts
    5. The MOST USED tab in Catergories can not be selected, it points to /wp-admin/post.php?action=edit&post=1196#categories-pop
    6. Add new Catergory does not work
    7. Post New Tags does not work, if I enter text and press ADD, nothing happens.

    I have disabled ALL plugins and still it does not work.

    I checked another site I run which is built on 2.7.1 and all these functions work.
    There are a large number of files in the /wp-admin which have changed bwteen versions, I even backup the 2.8.1 version and copied over a working 2.7.1 version, but that did not help.

    Does anyone have any ideas?

  2. simonwells
    Member
    Posted 4 years ago #

    I forgot to mention, I have tested this in both Flock (default), Firfox and IE 7

  3. knion
    Member
    Posted 4 years ago #

    I get the "edit error" when trying to edit bigger posts.

  4. Pranav Rastogi
    Member
    Posted 4 years ago #

    Try replacing the wp-admin and wp-includes files with the fresh ones.

  5. nathair
    Member
    Posted 4 years ago #

    Hi, having the same problem as Simonwells, at least with these links:
    wp-admin/post.php?action=edit&post=999#visibility
    wp-admin/post.php?action=edit&post=999#edit_timestamp
    wp-admin/post.php?action=edit&post=999#post_status

    Did replacing the wp-admin and wp-include files with the fresh ones help you Simonwells? I thought I actually did throw out all the old wp-admin and wp-include files as suggested
    Updated to 2.8.4 and having this problem now
    thnks
    Nathair

  6. vmc230
    Member
    Posted 4 years ago #

    Same problem in FireFox 3.5.4 on Windows 7. The links work in IE8, but not in FF or Chrome. Using WP 2.8.5.

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