WordPress asking for FTP Credentials Ubuntu Fixed

Are you trying to install a new theme or plugin, it is asking  WordPress plugin or theme asking for FTP details ubuntu

but you don’t know what to do?

wordpress plugin install asking for ftp details ubuntu

Here is a quick fixed

This is the user’s permission problem that will be solved by the method given below that worked for me.

step-1: First open the wp-config.php file of your WordPress installation folder.
step-2: Copy the below code and paste it at the end of the wp-config.php file.


step-3: Now open your droplet access console and enter root as username and its password.
step-4: Copy the below code and paste it into the access console where you have to specify your plugin directory path and then hit enter.

chmod 777 /yourwebsitename/public/wp-content/plugins/

but if you’re using Terminal


ssh [email protected]


chmod 777 /var/www/html/wp-content/plugin/


Originally posted 2020-10-24 18:50:38.

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