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mysql commands to change wordpress URL in database

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Must be http even if you redirect site to https

UPDATE wp_options SET option_value = replace(option_value, 'http://www.oldurl', 'http://www.newurl') WHERE option_name = 'home' OR option_name = 'siteurl';

UPDATE wp_posts SET guid = replace(guid, 'http://www.oldurl','http://www.newurl');

UPDATE wp_posts SET post_content = replace(post_content, 'http://www.oldurl', 'http://www.newurl');

UPDATE wp_postmeta SET meta_value = replace(meta_value,'http://www.oldurl','http://www.newurl');


If you have a context path like /home , ADD THAT in the urls

If you have www. or not, 

check the value with this command:

SELECT option_value FROM wp_options WHERE option_name = 'home';

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