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how to use droplet ip to access dashboard in wordpress ?

hi there , i want to access dashboard like this : ipAddress/wp-admin

when i enter that link it redirect me to the domain . but now i am using my domain on other host ! i want yo use droplet ip to access wordpress dhashboard without redirect me to the domain .

second question : i searched about how to access files using file manager ot FTP bu nothing work with me . can anyone help step by step without mention other topics ? i really got tired and can’t access my files !


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Hello @bubblylapisjellyfish

You can access the WordPress admin area using the IP address. However, you need to check the virtual host block for the IP address and check why the redirection occurs. You can make sure that the DocumentRoot for the IP address block is pointed to the WordPress directory.

In regards to FTP you can check this article:

https://docs.digitalocean.com/products/droplets/how-to/transfer-files/

Hope that this helps!