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Changing webmaster address
« on: August 13, 2017, 04:32:12 AM »
Hi all.
I'm helping look after an SMF forum with a few issues. It appears the forum's webmaster email address configured, is incorrect.
If I go to:
  <full domain>/yabbse/index.php?action=admin;area=serversettings;sa=general
the email address listed in the "Webmaster Email Address" field, is missing the ".com" extension....  If I try and enter the correct/full email address and press "save", the page just reloads with the old/incorrect details.  Is there a way to force the entry to update to the correct value, or at least find out what is blocking me setting the correct value?

Many thanks,

SMF 2.0.11

Offline Illori

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Re: Changing webmaster address
« Reply #1 on: August 13, 2017, 06:05:44 AM »
make sure your Setting.php file is writable by the server and try again.

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Re: Changing webmaster address
« Reply #2 on: August 13, 2017, 07:33:09 AM »
You should also upgrade to SMF 2.0.14, you're 3 revision behing of the latest one.