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  • I followed the directions at to archive an
    older site to a subfolder called “oldsite”. I also moved a new site (that
    was in development) to the root directory (which is working fine). The
    problem I am having is that the oldsite combines a html pages and a
    wordpress install. the wordpress install is in the “wp” folder, but the blog
    URL is

    I’m seeing the blog, but none of the archive or category links are working any longer.
    I’ve updated permalinks as well and ran the Search and Replace, Search Regex and velvet blues plugins to try and fix issues.

    I’ve found most of the fixes, but can not find the place to make the change
    for archives and categories.When you click on an archive or category link,
    it incorrectly takes you to the new blog in the root directory. Strangely, the front page for the blog works correctly and pulls the latest posts correctly.

    I’m just trying to get the old site working again as an archive for my

    can you help?

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