Theme Detection Problem of Wordpress blog in Windows Live Writer


  • Hello i m Ganesh....
    i have my own wordpress blog.....some days ago i thought to move on Windows Live Writer....when i configure it then there is a problem with my blogs theme....

    The theme which i customized for my blog is not detected by the Writer...i reinstall it but the result is same....
    I also try another themes they are going well.....all the appearance, style are same as the real one...

    i am also getting the error message

    But the theme which i m using is not showing font style....nothing.

    Tuesday, June 30, 2009 10:34 AM

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  • Having the same issue.  Any helpful ideas would be appreciated.

    Wednesday, July 01, 2009 9:08 PM
  • If you changed your preferences in WordPress to change the default "home" page (Settings > Reading > Front Page Display), that will cause this issue on WordPress.

    I just discovered (and fussed with this for a few hours) today.
    Thursday, July 02, 2009 7:50 PM
  • Yes, anyone that causes the front page to not should recent posts will cause this problem.  There are also other problems that can cause this as well. 

    I looked at your blog and don't see anything blindly obvious that might be causing the issue.

    If you post your blog, I can look at it to see if I can find anything wrong. 
    -Brandon Turner [MSFT]
    Tuesday, July 07, 2009 5:04 PM
  • I was reading your article and your right. Windows Live Writer has some issues with themes and I’m offering this as a link/solution to help them with those theme issues.

    I hope this helps…

    Until next time,
    Friday, June 18, 2010 2:47 PM