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Permalink changed, then changed back, now infinite loop!

  1. Hi all,

    I was deciding on the permalink name for a page and when I went to edit it, it redirected to the new one perfectly.

    Then, as is my habit, I changed my mind and wanted to use the original permalink so I changed it back. Unfortunately now it goes into a kind of infinite loop and puts up an error message.

    How do I remove the original redirect for this and just have the page where I want it? Is it somewhere in the database or somewhere else?

    I had noticed it before when I was doing a test post in a category and if I deleted a post and then later that day or month (depending on the permalink structure) the permalink would be say http://www.mysite.com/2012/1/test-2 rather than http://www.mysite.com/2012/test

    How is this resolved, does anyone know?

    Thanks in advance
    Stephen

    The blog I need help with is alphacollege.com.

  2. The blog you specified at alphacollege.com does not appear to be hosted at WordPress.com.

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  3. It's a common error - but as noted above you need to make friends over at WordPress.ORG. We can't change the link structure on WordPress.COM

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