I know there are similar posts, but I have turned up none that really address this issue:
I would like to have all the uploads for one of my multisites reside in a folder on the same server but outside the wordpress directory. E.g. in
mysite.com/foo/files instead of
I tried to change the settings Network Admin>Sites>Settings. The two settings I changed were:
However, when I try to upload images, I get an error about permissions on the default folder, /wp-content/blogs.dir. (I can't make that writable, which is one of the reasons I want to use a different folder.)
Is it possible to have images in a file outside the wordpress directory? If not, is there a way to reset the Settings for this blog?