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Why can't I change my header image anymore?

  1. I am trying to change the header image on my blog and the option used to be right above the background tab. The tab to change the header image has mysteriously vanished.

    The blog I need help with is

  2. If this is still an issue for you please be sure you are running one of the browsers at and you have cleared your browser cache and cookies. Then be sure you are logged in as Admin under the same username account that registered the blog and go to
    Dashboard > Appearance > Header

  3. Thank you for your response and advice. I tried everything you mentioned and there is still not an apparent tab. I took a screen shot to show how the tab is missing under the appearance section. Only when I follow the direct link you sent:, does it take me to a page where I can change the header. The option is missing in the menu but if I type in this url it goes there.

    Here's the screenshot so you can see how there is no option to change the header: file:///C:/Users/Cameron/Desktop/wordpress.png

  4. I'll tag this thread for Staff. Please subscribe to the thread so you are notified when they respond and please be patient while waiting.

  5. It seems the utility to upload a Custom Header has moved into the Customizer.

  6. Thank you justjennifer! Strange how it's been moved there.

  7. Thanks justjennifer. How annoying! Uploading a header used to be quick and easy to do.

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