How to disable HTTPS completely, temporarily?



I have a Wordpress based website, using the free version of Cloudflare for HTTPS.

Recently, after a web host migration change, I am no longer able to access the wp-admin dashboard because of redirect errors: redirected you too many times.

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From a previous experience, I know this might be due to Flexible SSL, and there is a plugin designed to fix this issue. However, disabling “Always use HTTPS” and “Automatic HTTPS Rewrites” under the “Crypto” tab have not helped, and HTTPS is still forced when I try to access wp-admin.

Additionally, I have edited the wp-config.php file with the following lines, but that has not helped:


I just need to get back to the wp-admin dashboard so I can install that plugin and resolve the issue.

My website:

Edit: Also, I’ve changed SSL from “Flexible” to “Off.” While that has removed HTTPS for the main website, it remains when it tries to access wp-admin.


The issue was that, through phpMyAdmin, in wp_options, my sitteurl was set to “HTTPS” instead of just “HTTP.” Changing that let me access wp-admin once again.

Too many redirects when login to Wordpress