[resolved] Fatal Error After Updating Template (6 posts)

  1. katiebill86
    Posted 3 years ago #

    I updated my template to Hatch 0.2.6 and then planned on updating my WordPress to 3.5.1, but once the template was completed I received this error...
    "Fatal error: Call to undefined function wp_get_theme() in /home/katieb5/public_html/wp-content/themes/hatch/library/admin/theme-settings.php on line 35"

    Now I cannot do anything. When I try to log out and log in, it sends me straight to the error.


  2. WPyogi
    Forum Moderator
    Posted 3 years ago #

    Try using FTP to deactivate the theme - http://codex.wordpress.org/Login_Trouble#Deactivate_Theme

    Then you should be able to login again and go ahead and update WP before you activate that theme again. Also be sure you deactivate your plugins before updating.


  3. katiebill86
    Posted 3 years ago #

    The problem is I can't do anything. I can't get into my dashboard to edit anything. That error pops up anytime I try to do anything associated with my site.

  4. paulwpxp
    Font hero
    Posted 3 years ago #

    Login to your site NOT via WP's admin, because you can't right now.

    Login to your server using FTP to deactivate the theme (detail in first link above) then you can login to WP's admin.

    In case you don't have FTP login info already, contact your web hosting and ask for it. Actually, the person who helped you install WP will know how to get to this.

  5. katiebill86
    Posted 3 years ago #

    Ah, duh...that makes sense. I'll give it a try.

  6. katiebill86
    Posted 3 years ago #

    Crisis averted. Thanks, guys!

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