Some hosts for whatever reason mess with the auto update feature of WordPress. If you are one of those unlucky people. There is a fix, and it’s very easy to implement.
How To Get WordPress to Save your FTP Details
1. FTP into your WordPress install
2. Open: wp-config.php
3. Add the following:
// ** FTP SETTINGS FOR AUTO-UPDATE ** //
I put mine directly below:
/** The Database Collate type. Don’t change this if in doubt. */
4. Save the file
5. Upload (if needed)
Matt is a Systems Development Director for a multinational franchise. Matt has lived and worked in Hawaii, Chicago, South Florida and currently resides outside of Atlanta. He enjoys his hobbies including Technology, Gadgets/EDC, Fountain Pens, Wetshaving, Clocks, Antiques & Coffee. He even roasts his own coffee weekly.