Widget drag option does not work?? (4 posts)

  1. maltewestedt
    Posted 6 years ago #

    Hi i dont have the drag option anymore on my widgets page? it says:

    Drag widgets from here to a sidebar on the right to activate them. Drag widgets back here to deactivate them and delete their settings.

    it used to work like 2 weeks ago but since then i cannot figure out y that option has left the building on my local host?

    if anyone knows please help me
    thanks in advance

  2. esmi
    Forum Moderator
    Posted 6 years 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-related problems?

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

    - reading http://wordpress.org/support/topic/279132?

  3. s_ha_dum
    Posted 6 years ago #

    That drag and drop function is Javascript so make sure that you have Javascript enabled. Also clear your browser cache.

  4. weblinksontario
    Posted 6 years ago #

    If you have the WP Events Calendar plug in - get rid of it, it messes up widget drag & drop plus alot of other problems.

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