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New Solutions: WordPress can’t write any files on my webhost

UPDATE: The problem has been solved when I checked it right now. Perhaps it was just a misconfiguration of the phpconfig. 😀

This is a big problem that surfaced after the blog came back online yesterday.

Problem Description

I found out that wordpress can’t write any files on my web host. It was able to do it before the downtime, but after it came back online, it is not able to do it anymore.

As an experiment, I tried logging in to my web host account through FTP and uploaded some files there. I was able to upload successfully (write successful). However, why is it that WordPress can’t do this? I mean, write files in the web host account?

Problem Evidence

I discovered this phenomenon when I was browsing through my plug-ins. Some of my plug-ins require write access to my web host account in order to function. Since they can’t write anything, they don’t work. Here are the plug-ins I use that needs write access. Continue reading New Solutions: WordPress can’t write any files on my webhost