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How To Reset Permalinks In WordPress?

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In case the permalinks of your WordPress website are broken, your web pages will show an error – 404 page not found. You can follow the steps mentioned below to reset the permalinks in WordPress:

If you are troubleshooting your website, your first step should be to create a backup of your website so that it can be restored if something goes wrong.

  • Login to WordPress.
  • Go to Settings >> Permalinks.
  • Modify the permalinks structure to – ‘Plain’.
  • Click on ‘Save Changes’.

The URL of your website pages should now display the permalinks that you selected.

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