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It is possible to set the site URL manually in the wp-config.php file to override the database values. This is useful when syncing a database from the live site. Add these two lines to your wp-config.php, where “example.com” is the correct location of your site. define('WP_HOME','http://example.com'); define('WP_SITEURL','http://example.com'); Reference:
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In some case, you may need to install WordPress in a subdirectory (eg /subdirectory/) but have it appear as though it’s in the root. WordPress Settings In Settings > General WordPress Address: http://www.example.com/subdirectory Site Address: http://www.example.com Add .htaccess file to subdirectory Place standard .htaccess file in the WordPress subdirectory and edit as follows: # BEGIN WordPress RewriteEngine On RewriteBase /subdirectory/ RewriteRule