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Increasing the WordPress Memory Limit

Are you seeing an allowed memory size exhausted error in WordPress? This is one of the most common WordPress errors.

1. Edit your wp-config.php file and enter something like:

define('WP_MEMORY_LIMIT', '96M');

WordPress memory can be different to the server – you need to set this regardless of server memory settings

https://codex.wordpress.org/Editing_wp-config.php#Increasing_memory_allocated_to_PHP

2. If you have access to your PHP.ini file, change the line in PHP.ini
If your line shows 32M try 64M:

memory_limit = 64M ; Maximum amount of memory a script may consume (64MB)

3. If you don’t have access to PHP.ini try adding this to an .htaccess file:

php_value memory_limit 64M

4. If none of the above works then talk to your host.

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