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  • my url was originally

    I attempted to change it to

    Neither urls are allowing me to access the wp-admin.

    I redirected the urls using my hosting service’s myphpadmin, which did not work, and then I redirected through the wordpress dashboard through settings > general > and changed the wordpress address to but kept the site address as

    I have spent all day trying to manually change the files back to so that I can access my dashboard again.

    I have updated the code in various files and nothing is working – I have tried updating wp-login.php to say
    //FIXME: do comment/remove these hack lines. (once the database is updated)
    update_option(‘siteurl’, ‘’ );
    update_option(‘home’, ‘’ );

    I updated wp-config.php to say

    I created sitereset.php following these instructions

    NOTE: I am using the theme YOKO but installed it through wordpress, not manually on my computer. I am using filezilla to access my files, and I am unable to locate the active theme. Therefore, I was not able to update the functions.php file. I attempted to update the default 2011 functions.php, but it did nothing.

    Please help me to access my dashboard.

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