Support » Fixing WordPress » Upgrade ruined my layout! can I rollback?

  • mikonium

    (@mikonium)


    I idiotically edited the default layout (Kubrick) to make my client’s website look the way it does. Then, when he upgraded to 2.8.5 without telling me, or making a backup, it overwrote my layout edits and uploaded the default Kubrick layout files! It completely removed all the little tweaks and edits I made – hours of work. Is there any way to rollback, or restore those old files from before the upgrade, or are they gone forever? Any help is greatly greatly appreciated!

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  • esmi

    (@esmi)

    Forum Moderator

    Sorry – unless you have a backup copy somewhere, they’re gone forever. Next time, make a copy of the default theme and customise the copy – never the original.

    iridiax

    (@iridiax)

    Contact the web host about restoring a backup of the site.

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