I recently had to create a menu with a lot of menu items for the demo of my new theme. I started pulling my hair when I realized that I couldn’t save more than a certain amount of menu items.
After a quick search on google, a came across this thread.
Here is a fix that worked for me.
- Create a new file and name it php.ini (the name and the extension are very important).
- Open it with any text editor and paste the following lines
max_input_vars = 9000
- Finally, save the file and upload it to your
Tested on 1&1 and Bluehost.
If it doesn’t work, contact your hosting provider.
*Solved*You can increase max_input_vars this way How to Increase the Menu Items Limit In WordPress
Hi there –
This still isn’t working for me. Would it be possible to have help fixing it? I am using Bluehost.
Thanks so much!
This is the solution I continue to find, but for some reason it’s not working for me, even on the WordPress 2013 theme. Perhaps it’s because I’m using the WPUberMenu Plugin?
NEVERAMIND – GOT IT! THANK YOU!
Hi Lauren –
What did you do to get it to work?
All the best,
thanks a lot it worked for me
its life saving… after banging head for 3 hour i found it and its just 3 simple step .. love it
Wow I literally spend 2 hours looking for a fix and yours worked! Awesome thanks!
my hosting in godaddy so icant save the file php.ini how can i help out