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  1. smdon
    Member
    Posted 1 year ago #

    Got a existing wordpress.com account with domain name with WP too and want to self host it now,I have installed WP on server but admin log in keeps sending me to wordpress.com not the local host.
    Any help please ?

  2. esmi
    Forum Moderator
    Posted 1 year ago #

    Are you trying to use the same domain name on both sites?

  3. smdon
    Member
    Posted 1 year ago #

    No,just the one that i am hosting.

  4. esmi
    Forum Moderator
    Posted 1 year ago #

    What's the domain name?

  5. smdon
    Member
    Posted 1 year ago #

    It's http://www.violasrecipes.com/ just checked and the pointing just started to work after 12 hrs of head banging and a new hosting company.

  6. smdon
    Member
    Posted 1 year ago #

    Hi, now its not live at all.

  7. esmi
    Forum Moderator
    Posted 1 year ago #

    Was this domain name originally pointed to your wordpress.com site? Were you aware that it can take up to 72 hours for a domain name change to propagate fully?

  8. smdon
    Member
    Posted 1 year ago #

    Yes, now got error 404

  9. esmi
    Forum Moderator
    Posted 1 year ago #

    Try waiting for a couple of days.

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