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Offline fourleaf

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Maintenance mode
« on: January 31, 2009, 05:02:26 PM »
I put my forum into maintenance mode and now i can't access the admin area. How do i reverse this?

Offline shadow82x

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Re: Maintenance mode
« Reply #1 on: January 31, 2009, 05:11:23 PM »
You can edit settings.php

Find
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$maintenance = 1;
Replace with
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$maintenance = 0;
Alternately you can use a tool like repair_settings.php to undo it. What is repair_settings.php?
Colin B
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