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Blog is generic, left justified, no pictures or categories

  1. I have not posted in a month and a half and when I logged in today, it looks like a generic word processing file with no pictures, a bright blue background, no categories to the right, etc. My theme is not up, my pictures are not up. I tried changing the theme and nothing helped. What is going on? How can I fix it?

    The blog I need help with is bellyacresranch.wordpress.com.

  2. The blog linked to your username does display what you describe. Please post an active link starting with http:// to the blog you refer to.

  3. No content is ever lost when changing themes.

    Go to Dashboard > Appearance > Themes
    browse themes until you find one you like and click "activate"
    or type in the name of the theme you want to use and
    click the "activate" link when it appears

    After you change your theme all you need to do is go here Dashboard > Appearance > Widgets > Inactive Widgets and re-install them where you want them to appear. The widget contents and settings will be the same as they were prior to changing themes.

  4. It doesn't allow me to see any themes. I click activate and nothing changes.

    When I select "widgets" it sends me back to the top of the page which is also generic looking, white background, bullets next to the items to select and blue or black font. Firefox and I-explorer display the same.

  5. it doesn't allow me to see any themes. I click activate and nothing changes. I

    Are you logged in as an Admin under the exact same username account that registered the blog?

  6. Thank you for letting us know about . This blog will no longer appear in your reader. Blocking...
    The blog will no longer appear in your reader. Blocking...

    Suppose this message in the middle of the text has anything to do with my problems?

  7. I'm logged in, yes.

  8. Your username here is jgpedersen is that the username account that registered the blog in question? And are you logged in as the Admin ie. the owner of that blog and not as a contributor or author?

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  9. If I just type in http://www.wordpress.com in my browser, it looks the same, white background, generic black or blue font, all left justified, no pictures. No fluff, just words.

  10. Why are you logging in there?
    This is the direct Admin login link to your own blog > http://bellyacresranch.wordpress.com/wp-admin/

  11. I just wanted to test it. I am logged in as owner of my account. With the same user name, etc.

    This is what everything looks like in white background:

    Skip to main content

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  12. When I click your admin link the above (and more) looks like this.

  13. First, please make sure that your browser is up to date by visiting http://whatbrowser.org/

    If it is not, please try updating your browser or switching to a different browser.

    If it is, please do these four things:

    1. Try clearing your browser's cache and cookies: http://en.support.wordpress.com/browser-issues/

    2. Make sure that you have third-party cookies enabled: http://en.support.wordpress.com/third-party-cookies/

    3. Try with all browser extensions or add-ons temporarily disabled.

    4. Try enabling HTTPS: http://en.support.wordpress.com/https/

    Please let us know how each step goes for you, and which browser (and version of) you're using if you're still having trouble.

  14. I did step 1 in Firefox, I-Explore.

    I did step 2 in Firefox, I-Explore.

    I did step 3 in Firefox.

    I was not able to complete 4 from the blog because of the format which exists. I clicked the link, but nothing happened.

    I also downloaded Google Chrome and tried accessing the blog from there, but nothing changed in that browser, either. All are updated versions.

    Perhaps I'll have to start over with a new blog?

  15. Perhaps I'll have to start over with a new blog?

    No, it's working just fine: http://d.pr/i/SEth/4NxYulL6

    That is the blog you're referring to, right?

  16. Yes, that's the one. Looks nice from your side of things!

  17. When I try to access a friends blog on WP, it looks the same: generic and like a word processing file. Must be something on my end. Any other thoughts?

  18. What country are you browsing from?

  19. I'm browsing from the United States.

    I took the computer in and there were some updates not updating correctly and turns out the hard drive on my computer is bad as well, so hopefully when these are all fixed we'll be back in business. I will be in touch.

    Thank you.

  20. You're welcome!

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