How to Completely Uninstall W3 Total Cache From WordPress

04 Apr, 2019

W3 Total Cache is one best and popular plugin for WordPress website, everyone recommends these plugin than another cache plugin WP Super Cache and others. Everyone is aware of this with a lot of configuration in one plugin.

If you have already installed this plugin and decide to “Uninstall ” correctly from your website follow these steps to remove all “W3 Total Cache  folder and plugin.

In the previous article, I have already shared the How to Install W3 Total Cache plugin.

Follow These Steps to  Completely Uninstall W3 Total Cache WordPress Plugin

Step 1: First thing De-Activate and delete “w3 Total Cache plugin From your website.

Step 2: While we install W3 Total Cache plugin following Directory and Folder get Create Automatically during installation.

  • cache
  • w3tc-config
  • advanced-cache.php
  • wp-cache-config.php

Step 3: Delete /wp-content/plugins/w3-total-cache  from plugin folder.

Step 4: Delete cache Folder, w3tc-config, advanced-cache.php, wp-cache-config.php.

Step 5: Check wp-config.php file on the top if exist define(‘WP_CACHE’, true) ; 

Step 6: Remove define(‘WP_CACHE’, true) ;   from wp-config.php .

You have successfully uninstalled w3 Total Cache Plugin from WordPress !!


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