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I recently encountered a strange thing for the first time with Wordpress...all of my text boxes in every widget sidebar disappeared! Other widgets are still there. Has this happened to anyone else? I am using 10 different sidebars on 10 different templates and all text widgets have failed. Is there a limit to how many sidebars you should have? What else could be the problem?

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There are no limits, you should debug your code and possibly disable all plugins and revert to default theme. – Wyck Sep 21 '11 at 5:14
Thanks, I just wanted to know if there was such thing as "overloading" a sidebar. – Drai Sep 23 '11 at 17:24
My text widgets are dissapearing as well. Have you found what this happens? Thank you – user14306 Mar 19 '12 at 11:58
I never figured out why, and haven't had the issue since. – Drai Mar 19 '12 at 12:28
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I decided to use Widget Logic instead of so many sidebars and that seems to have at leat circumvented the issue.

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