How do I reset WordPress permalinks?

If your WordPress permalinks are broken or your pages display a Page Not Found (404) error, you can use the steps below to reset the permalinks in WordPress.

Step 1 of 3

Start by accessing your Managed WordPress dashboard. For details on how to do this, please read our Support article: How do I access my Managed WordPress dashboard?

From there, select Settings from the left-hand menu, followed by Permalinks.

Select Permalinks


Step 2 of 3

On the next page, select the Plain structure from the list of options and then click Save Changes to confirm your change.

Choose Plain structure


Step 3 of 3

The URL on your website’s pages should display the permalink settings you selected.