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Can't access plugins! - Clicking "Plugins" prompts login, redirects to homepage

  1. Today I installed a plugin (Yoast's SEO plugin) and it totally messed up my site - constant looping, redirecting in ways it shouldn't have been, etc - so I went to uninstall it... and couldn't. When I click plugins it prompts me to log in, and then when I do it sends me to my home page. If I click plugins again the same thing happens.

    I backed up my wordpress site, deleted the install and the files through my cPanel file manager, reinstalled - and the problem still persists.

    Anyone know a work around?

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  3. We cannot help you here at with that site as it’s not being hosted by and we run on different software. This is the correct forum for your software http://wordpress.ORG/support/ vs The Differences
    Best wishes with your site.

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