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Wordpress always asking for FTP credential

Hey guys, 

 

When I try to install a new plugin or theme or update WP core, Wordpress is always asking for the FTP credentials.

 

Other symptoms :

  • I can't upload media (images, videos, etc.) anymore.
  • I can't update my styles.css file.
  • All this is done through the GUI.
  • Checked my CHMOD on the folders/sub-folders, everything seems to be OK. Even tried to change them to 777.
  • GoDaddy hosting GUI doesn't permit me to change the file privacy to Web Writable.

Anybody can help me on this one?

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Re: Wordpress always asking for FTP credential

  1. Go to the GoDaddy hosting GUI
  2. Select the File Manager
  3. Check the folder named "wp-content"
  4. Click on "Privacy" button
  5. Uncheck the "Inherit" option
  6. Check the "Web writable" option
  7. Click on "OK"