Elementor Migration, Update Or Move Goes Wonky?

If you moved or migrated an Elementor-designed site, and things didn't go well, there may be a simple solution.

Elementor supplies several tools to help deal with problems when things seem to suddenly go topsy-turvy on you.

If the CSS seems to disappear, go to Elementor > Tools and use the Regenerate CSS tool.

What does the Regenerate CSS tool do?

The description says:

Styles set in Elementor are saved in CSS files in the uploads folder. Recreate those files, according to the most recent settings.

If the problem involves a site move in which the URLs have changed, go to Elementor > Tools to use the Replace URL tool.

What does the Replace URL tool do?

The description says:

Enter your old and new URLs for your WordPress installation, to update all Elementor data (Relevant for domain transfers or move to 'HTTPS').

In all cases, BACKUP your site before using any of these tools!

Donna F. Cavalier is a woman of many interests, both online and off. A WordPress enthusiast since 2004, she fell in love with both GeneratePress theme and Elementor page builder. Together, they help create stunning WordPress websites. Hence, this site was born. She also has many other WordPress and web design related sites, such as WPLot.us (a WordPress maintenance service), CavalierWebDesign.com, DonnaFontenot.com, and others. She is also an author, with one novel, The Grave Blogger, and 2 children’s books Petal Pals: Swamp Adventure and Petal Pals: Off to Amarillo published, with others to be published soon. Finally, she is also a Southeast Louisiana Wedding Officiant, owner of Happy Life Weddings.

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