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I’m clicking the drop down arrow and nothing happens. is this a glitch?
i added ?widgets-access=on to the end of the widget page url and it works now!
okay so my solution only half worked. the drag and drop feature does not work for the widgets. I have to click “edit” on the widget and choose my widgets to apply via a checklist and drop down windows. very inconvenient.
My suggestion is to:
If neither work you may want to re-download WordPress from WordPress.org and upload all but the files in /wp-content/ to see if that corrects the issue.
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