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[Plugin: wpstats] can't change the api key (3 posts)

  1. heath9311
    Member
    Posted 4 years ago #

    i downloaded the wpstats zip file
    i uploaded it via the dashboard
    i activated it after uploading it
    i get a dashboard 'red' message that says wp stats needs an api key
    i then entered the wrong api key
    i used my wp dot com api key instead of my wp dot org api key
    so now i'm on a page that says to make sure it's the correct api key since it knows it's for a dot com user and gives me the option to change it if it's incorrect via a link with the code

    http://blogURL/wp-admin/plugins.php?page=wpstats&action=reset&_wpnonce=70055be7f4

    clicking that link does nothing

    that is my problem

  2. heath9311
    Member
    Posted 4 years ago #

    i have not yet done the 'add blog to wordpress.com account' option that is the only other think on the page

    i have deactivated and deleted the wpstats plugin

    i have reinstalled the plugin and now it doesn't give me a chance to enter the api key

    apparently the api key i entered is stored outside of the plugin somewhere

    is this location known?

  3. jeremyhelm
    Member
    Posted 3 years ago #

    Having the same problem here: I dig around in the WP install's mysql database and found a mention of my erroneous key… how i don't know well enough what i'm doing, so i wasn't able to save my replacement w/ the key I want it to have.

    anyone have an insight on this?
    thanks,
    'Jj

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