Wordpress Site Goes to Localhost Rather Than Site URL

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CDSherlock / 96 Points
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2013-09-21 9:14 pm EST
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On the web site albans-oil.net, I have a pull down menu that has three selections: Home, Order Alban's Oil, and Navigation. When I select Order Alban's Oil, the site navigates to http://albans-oil.net/order-albans-oil. However, when I am on the order page and select Home from the Menu, rather than redirecting to http://albans-oil.net (or, possibly, albans-oil.net/home), the site tries to redirect to localhost and I get an error message saying my browser could not redirect to localhost. The redirection goes as it should when I select Navigation from the pull down menu. How do I fix the site so that, instead of redirecting to localhost when I select Home from pulldown on http://albans-oil.net/order-albans-oil, it redirects to albans-oil.net or albans-oil.net/home? Thanks for your help!

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Problem solved! I just went into the administrative section of the web site and looked at Appearance->Menus, then looked at the Menu structure. When I click on the pull down next to the Home option in Menu structure, the URL is listed as http://localhost. I changed the URL to http://albans-oil.net and all is well. Please disregard the above.
CDSherlock
96 Points
2013-09-22 07:32 pm EST

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johnpaulb-whh2
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9,602 Points
2013-09-23 9:07 am EST
Hello CDSherlock,

Thank you for your contacting us and providing a solution. I'm glad you were able to get your wordpress site working!

If you have any further questions, feel free to post them below.
Thank you,

-John-Paul

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