i am trying to upload an image for a post in my WordPress blog but it is giving error:

“image.gif” has failed to upload. Unable to create directory uploads/2016/02. Is its parent directory writable by the server?.

kindly anyone help me to solve this issue.


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Resetting the permissions on the uploads folder to 777 via ftp worked. or contact with your domain server for the problem, may max upload size is limited

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