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License key not activating when using WordFence

WordFence block the activation key at that time you need to whitelist.

Block Reasons:

  • When we use a security plugin, we want it to block attacks, hackers, bad requests, prevent the theft of users’ accounts, all that kind of protections.

How to Whitelist your admin-ajax.php for license key activation in WordFence:

Follow these simple steps:

Step 1: In your WordPress admin area, go to Wordfence -> Firewall then at the top of that page click on the button that says Manage Firewall.

Step 2: Next scroll to the bottom of that screen to the Whitelist URLs section.

Here’s what you need to enter for each field:

  • URL = /wp-admin/admin-ajax.php
  • Middle Dropdown = Param Type: POST Body
  • Param Name = ampforwp_get_licence_activate_update

Step3: Once you click on Add button WordFence allows your website to communicate properly with our licensing server.

Step 4: Go to WordPress Admin Area -> AMP option panel -> Extensions you need to enter the license key on this field and click on Activate button now your license key properly activated.

If you still having the issue then contact to our Support Team from here.

That’s it for this tutorial!

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Updated on August 1, 2019

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