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[resolved] "Connection lost" in editor? (3 posts)

  1. Skrollen
    Member
    Posted 1 year ago #

    When I try to create a post or page I get this message in red text on top of the editor page:

    "Connection lost. Saving has been disabled until you’re reconnected. We’re backing up this post in your browser, just in case."

    The message appeared today and I have no idea why. Anyone know the reason and how to fix it?

  2. esmi
    Forum Moderator
    Posted 1 year ago #

    Have you tried:

    - deactivating all plugins to see if this resolves the problem. If this works, re-activate the plugins one by one until you find the problematic plugin(s).

    - switching to the default theme to rule out any theme-specific problems.

    - resetting the plugins folder by FTP or PhpMyAdmin. Sometimes, an apparently inactive plugin can still cause problems.

    - re-uploading all files & folders - except the wp-content folder and wp-config.php & root .htaccess files - from a fresh download of WordPress. Make sure that you delete the old copies of files & folder before uploading the new ones.

  3. Skrollen
    Member
    Posted 1 year ago #

    Hi,

    Tried deactivating plugins and turns out it was one of them causing the problem (a plugin for creating quizzez).

    Thanks for your help!

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