Remove Object Cache

Learn how to safely remove Object Cache.

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This section provides information on how to safely remove Object Cache.

Safely Remove Object Cache

The following code changes are required before Object Cache can be safely uninstalled and disabled:

  1. Uninstall the WP Redis plugin. Review Uninstall Plugins for detailed instructions.

  2. Delete the wp-content/object-cache.php file.

  3. Commit and deploy these changes to the Live environment.

  4. Go to Settings, select Add Ons, then click the Remove button for Redis.

  5. Go to the Site Dashboard, and click Clear Caches.

  1. Disable the Redis Object Cache module.

  2. Delete the Redis configuration from settings.php.

  3. Commit and deploy these changes to the Live environment.

  4. Go to Settings, select Add Ons, then click Remove for Redis.

  5. Go to the Site Dashboard, and click Clear Caches.