Changed "general option" and now site messed up. (4 posts)

  1. ryannagy
    Posted 10 years ago #

    Hello - Under "General Options" I made the mistake of changing the "WordPress address (URI)." It is now different than Blog address (URI).

    I want to change it back, but I cannot. Everytime that I try to change it I get, "must enable referers." I have tired virtually every option to do that that I can. I have deleted cookies, added a firefox referrer extension. I tried it from Opera. Nothing seems to work.

    All that I want to do is change the WordPress address back to where it was, so that my site will look normal again and I can start using it.

    Can anyone help? Can I download one of the .php pages via Dreamweaver and then change some settings?

    Any help would be appreciated - Ryan

  2. Chris_K
    Posted 10 years ago #

    Just say no to editing php with dreamweaver! Besides, the setting you borked is stored in the database. ;-)

    See if this guide will help you.

  3. ryannagy
    Posted 10 years ago #

    Yea, Ok, I'm starting too see the logic of NOT using DreamWeaver.

    I was able to edit the settings in my databse using the instructions here:


    All is right with the world - Thanks - Ryan

  4. Chris_K
    Posted 10 years ago #

    Distressing - I see the guide link I posted was deleted for some reason. Makes my last post look silly!

    Glad you got it sorted out.

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