I am working with wordpress on localhost. I got everything working just fine. My question is this.
I am working with a live site. I have downloaded the sql file and I have uploaded it to localhost. I have found that if I change the address by doing a mass find and replace then the site displays messed up. But If I just edit the home url and blog url then everything shows fine. Got any ideas?
Are you talking about custom fields containing URL ’s?
Yeah it seems WP is really sensitive to changes, I’ve had issues with people using full domain URL ’s in custom fields, when they do a mass find and replace it breaks the data. I’ve had to stress not to include the full domain name (unless it’s an external URL which is fine) for images etc.