WP Settings discussion screen missing after upgrade

asked Feb 9, 2013 in Website Builder by DinoGuy (2,130 points)
Hi there
After updating to WP 3.5 I can’t  access the Settings- > Discussion with URL I get a permission error message. The option Discussion is also not there in the Settings menu in WP dashboard.
Can anyone please help?

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answered Feb 9, 2013 by WebProX (12,200 points)
Try the following
-deactivate all plugins
- switch to the default theme.
- reset the plugins folder via FTP or PhpMyAdmin
- re-upload all files and folders(except the wp-content folder) from a new fresh WP download.