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How to fix “Unable to create directory wp-content/uploads..”

June 14, 2020

This is a permission issue, and you can fix it by modifying the access permission of the ‘uploads’ folder.So if you have access to to your server, amend the access permission of your folder by entering
sudo chown -R www-data:www-data /var/www/[folder path]/wp-content/uploads

Replace [folder path] with your actual folder path.

Please note the above works if your operating system is Ubuntu


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