How to Change WordPress Website Address

From this tutorial you’ll learn how to change WordPress website address if Site Address URL field in the Settings > General tab is not working.

Changing WordPress Website Address

You can face this issue when you’ve transferred the website to other location and haven’t made changes in wp-config.php file.

  • To solve this problem navigate to your server cPanel File Manager. Locate wp-config.php file in the WordPress directory and click on Edit button.WordPress website address
    If you’re using FTP client, you need to download the file from the server before editing it. Download it to your hard drive and open the needed file with any text editor.
  • Remove WP_SITEURL and WP_HOME values.
  • Input your new website URL instead of http://domain.com.
  • Save the changes.

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