WordPress.org

Ready to get started?Download WordPress

Forums

proper permissions (3 posts)

  1. Natan Gesher
    Member
    Posted 8 years ago #

    I changed the permissions on a lot of my WP files, but for security purposes, now I'd like to chmod them back to what they should be. What should the permissions be for different WP files?

  2. MichaelH
    Member
    Posted 8 years ago #

    I've got almost all directories at 755 (except wp-content/plugins and wp-content/themes and subdiretories at 705) and files at 644.

    Your wp-images may need other permissions if you're uploading images. Also if you're doing backup, like with the wp-backup plugin from skippy you may need specific permissions on that directory.

  3. Natan Gesher
    Member
    Posted 8 years ago #

    Thanks Michael!

Topic Closed

This topic has been closed to new replies.

About this Topic