Theme says it's been activated but nothing changed

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    For example I go from the Twenty Eleven to Twenty Ten theme and get this message at the top:

    “New theme activated. This theme supports widgets, please visit the widgets settings screen to configure them.”

    But when I refresh my site to see if it’s changed, it’s exactly the same.

    For some reason if I add or edit a post or page, the site then decides to change theme. This is happening with everything to do with Appearance, from widgets to backgrounds and headers. It doesn’t actually save it until I add/edit a post even though it says it has

    The blog I need help with is


    The blog I need help with isn’t the one above btw.



    Well, what blog IS it then?


    As you can see, the site is showing the Twenty Eleven theme even though I apparently “successfully activated the Twenty Ten theme”.

    Now if I were to write a post, it would change to Twenty Ten.



    That is not a WordPress.COM site but a WordPress.ORG site, so you need to be over there for help with that. Our software works differently, and we won’t be able to help you here.

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