How To Reset AIOWPS Plugin shows you how to remove all entries in the plugin using the reset addon and more.
These instructions are designed for those who have been blocked out from their site and have no way of accessing their site any more. After you complete these steps you should be good to go again.
- Access to your site via FTP or Cpanel file manager.
- Download Reset addon.
How To Reset AIOWPS Plugin
Step 1 ) Use CPANEL file manager (or FTP) and temporarily rename this plugin’s folder.
eg, rename from
Step 2 ) Log into your site using the standard login link – ie, yoursite.com/wp-login.php. Then rename the folder back to all-in-one-wp-security-and-firewall.
Step 3 ) Install and activate All In One WP Security Reset Settings addon you downloaded from above.
Step 3-a ) Go to Plugins -> Installed Plugins and deactivate All In One WP Security plugin and activate All In One WP Security Reset Settings addon as illustrated in the image below.
Step 4 ) Then go to Settings -> AIOWPS Reset admin menu as illustrated in the image below.
Step 5 ) Click on Reset Settings button as illustrated in the image below. This will clear all the settings from AIOWPS plugin.
Step 6 ) Next go to Plugins -> Installed Plugins and deactivate All In One WP Security Reset Settings addon and activate All In One WP Security plugin as illustrated in the image below.
Step 7 ) Then click on No button in the message displayed when AIOWPS plugin is reactivated as illustrated in the image below. This will make sure that no settings are included in the plugin. Now you can start setting up the plugin from scratch.
Step 8 ) The above steps removes all the code and including the following tags added by AIOWPS plugin in your .htaccess file.
Tags Added To .htaccess File
- # BEGIN All In One WP Security
- # END All In One WP Security
The above steps should help you remove all aiowps entries from your settings.
If you have any questions please let me know. I will be updating this post from time to time. So keep coming back for the latest.
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