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[resolved] Unpacking the update… Could not copy files. Installation Failed (7 posts)

  1. Papatya
    Member
    Posted 1 year ago #

    I host several wordrpess sites on the same server. I have this problem with only 1 site:
    I cannot upgrade my wordpress, although I CAN upgrade plugins & theme.
    Error message:
    Unpacking the update…

    Could not copy files.

    Installation Failed

  2. Check permisisons for the one site. Changing File Permissions « WordPress Codex

  3. Papatya
    Member
    Posted 1 year ago #

    Permissions are OK, as I mentioned before, theme & plugins upgrade without a problem

  4. Papatya
    Member
    Posted 1 year ago #

    I am using WordPress 3.3.1

  5. If it's your own server, look in your error logs. Might be a temp issue.

  6. Papatya
    Member
    Posted 1 year ago #

    I finally manually updated wordpress. I will take a look at error logs though. Thank you

  7. Papatya
    Member
    Posted 1 year ago #

    The solution to my case was to add this line on the top of my .htaccess file!!

    Options +FollowSymLinks

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