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Can't create new categories (3 posts)

  1. jSBer
    Member
    Posted 7 years ago #

    Hey, I just installed a new WordPress blog and tried to create a new categories while writing a new post. I entered a name and clicked the add button. Than, beneath it, I get the following error message:
    "Not Acceptable
    An appropriate representation of the requested resource /blog/wp-admin/admin-ajax.php could not be found on this server."
    When I look in that directory, the file DOES exist. What is going wrong? I didn't touch any code.
    If someone could help me.. :/

    Thanks in advanced,

    -.jSBer

  2. whooami
    Member
    Posted 7 years ago #

    disable mod_security -- see if that helps:

    IF YOU DO NOT HAVE an .htaccess in your wp-admin/ directory:

    create a text file on your desktop:

    put the following inside it:

    <IfModule mod_security.c>
    SecFilterInheritance Off
    </IfModule>

    name it whatever you like and save the file.

    Upload the file to your wp-admin directory.

    Rename the uploaded file to .htaccess (with the .)

    IF YOU DO HAVE an .htaccess in your wp-admin/ directory:

    Edit it and add:

    <IfModule mod_security.c>
    SecFilterInheritance Off
    </IfModule>
  3. jSBer
    Member
    Posted 7 years ago #

    Ohboy, thanks a lot :D There was no .htaccess idd.

    Thanks a lot

    -.jSBer

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