How to fix: "The link you followed has expired", when installing Wordpress.

Hi, I need help with Installing Wordpress. When I install Wordpress, it gives me this error message: “The link you followed has expired.” What is the easiest way to fix this?


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Can you provide us with some steps to recreate the issue on our end? This error is usually experienced when uploading big images,videos or themes on wordpress not when installing it.

Usually this is fixed with increasing the maximum upload size and execution times for your website however here seems too strange.

So please let us know the steps you are taking so that we can provide with a more accurate solution.

Regards, KDSys

This helped a lot, I was facing the same problem

Hi @KDSys ,

I still couldn’t figure this out. Is there a way to give you credentials so you can get into my account and do these changes for me? Please let me know what you need so that you can access my account.

Hi @KDSys ,

How do I access my PHP.ini? And how do I access these? uploadmaxfilesize = 64M postmaxsize = 64M maxexecutiontime = 900

Thank you so much for your help, this is my first time hosting with Digital Ocean. Your help and guidance means a lot!

Thanks, again!

Best, A