Redux troubleshooting

The options are not saved when you press the save button

If have a lot of options, than if you press the save button you may see the following message:

There was a problem with your action. Please try again or reload the page.

If you open your browser’s console you may see the following message:

Warning</b>:  parse_str(): Input variables exceeded 1000. To increase the limit change max_input_vars in php.ini.

Solution 1

To fix this, download your php.ini from your root folder, and change (or add) the following line:

max_input_vars = 5000

Reupload it and you’re set!

If you cannot find the php.ini file in your root folder then:

  1. Login in to your cpanel.
  2. In the Advanced section, press the PHP Configuration button.
  3. Press set custom php.ini.
  4. Press Apply changes.

A php.ini will be created in your root folder.

Solution 2

Add this line in your .htaccess file.

php_value max_input_vars 5000