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Need help please, my site is completely down right now (8 posts)

  1. briantinsley
    Member
    Posted 4 years ago #

    Hi,
    I need some help. I have a hosted WordPress site, http://www.briantinsley.com and I help people out who have had aortc dissections, myself included. I have decided my life since I got a second chance to helping others. I was combing my http://www.aorticdissection.com site in with my personal blog. I had just been using a new WP them and decided to try some other WOO theme called Bueno. Well, from the admin window, I switched Themes and then when I went to look at it, I am getting this message:
    Fatal error: Class 'WP_Widget' not found in /home/brian/www/www/wp-content/themes/bueno/includes/theme-widgets.php on line 123

    I just want to go back to another them that was working. I am willing to pay a small fee if someone can help me. I have many readers that come to my site to get help about their AorticDissection issues.

    Would somoene please help me get back to where I can change to a different theme?
    I tried this guys recommendation, but it didn't work either:
    http://www.smashingtomatoes.com/2009/07/problems-after-upgrading-to-wordpress-2-8-solution/

    Thanks,
    Brian Tinsley

  2. shapsta
    Member
    Posted 4 years ago #

    completely delete the theme's files, then install them again and try the theme again.

  3. briantinsley
    Member
    Posted 4 years ago #

    Hi Shapsta,

    When you say this, do you mean completely delete it and reinstall it? IF so, I did this, what I read somewhere is perhaps this theme needs a newer verison of WP?

    I will try to down load the theme from the woothemes.com website and try it again. I don't think this is the answer. There has to be an easier way to switch themes from a FTP view point? Please help with any other options. I hate now having my site up! :)
    Brian

  4. briantinsley
    Member
    Posted 4 years ago #

    I just removed it, went to the WOOthemes.com website and downloaded it again, and the same result
    Fatal error: Class 'WP_Widget' not found in /home/brian/www/www/wp-content/themes/bueno/includes/theme-widgets.php on line 123

    There has to be an easier fix here?

    Thanks for hte input everyone@!
    Brian :)

  5. marinanewman
    Member
    Posted 4 years ago #

    Fatal error: Class 'WP_Widget' not found in /home/brian/www/www/wp-content/themes/bueno/includes/theme-widgets.php on line 123

    look on line 23 in this file.. make sure WP_Widget is there (not some other name) save, upload and try again...

  6. briantinsley
    Member
    Posted 4 years ago #

    Hi Marinanewman,

    I opened the theme widget file. I did a search on the class WP_Widget
    and found it in two places. I am not sure how to tell line 123? I opened it in wordpad.

    First one is here:

    Bueno_featured extends WP_Widget {

    function Bueno_featured() {
    $widget_ops = array('description' => 'Populate your sidebar with posts from a tag category.' );
    parent::WP_Widget(false, __('Woo - Featured Posts', 'woothemes'),$widget_ops);
    }

    2nd one here:
    function woo_deregister_widgets(){
    unregister_widget('WP_Widget_Search');

    Here's the entire file:
    ----------------------------

    [Moderated: Too much code. Please consider placing the code in a text file on your site with a link here -or- use a pastebin service such as http://wordpress.pastebin.com. Thanks!]

    Thnaks for your help!
    Brian

  7. esmi
    Forum Moderator
    Posted 4 years ago #

    FTP into your wp-content/theme folder and rename the Bueno them folder. This should automatically re-activate the default theme and allow you to get back into your site.

  8. zomigi
    Member
    Posted 4 years ago #

    I get this same error with the Bueno theme. I deleted the entire theme and re-uploaded it and still get the error.

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