If you’ve realised that your Matomo Tag Manager URL is incorrect and needs correction, don’t worry; it’s a straightforward process. Follow these steps to ensure your Matomo Tag Manager URL is accurate:

Step 1: Access Matomo “Tag Manager”

  • Start by logging into your “Matomo Dashboard”.
  • Once logged in, navigate to Matomo Tag Manager. You can find it in the menu on the right-hand side of your Matomo Dashboard. Click on “Tag Manager”.

Step 2: Create a New Variable

  • After accessing Matomo Tag Manager, you’ll want to click on the “Variables” tab. Variables in Matomo Tag Manager help you dynamically configure your tags.
  • Next, create a new variable. This variable will allow you to configure your Matomo Configuration settings, including the Matomo Tag Manager URL.
  • Note: If you’ve already configured a Matomo Configuration Variable, then you’ll need to click “Edit” on your existing configuration variable.

Step 3: Select Matomo Configuration

  • Now, you’ll need to choose the variable type. Since you want to correct the Matomo Tag Manager URL, select “Matomo Configuration” from the available options.

Step 4: Configure the Matomo Tag Manager URL

  • You will now be presented with a configuration screen for your Matomo Tag Manager URL. Here, you can enter the correct URL for your Matomo Tag Manager.
  • Make sure to enter the accurate URL that you want to use.

Step 5: Save Your Configuration

  • After entering the correct Matomo Tag Manager URL, be sure to save your configuration settings. This ensures that the changes take effect.

Step 6: Publish your changes

That’s it! You’ve successfully corrected your Matomo Tag Manager URL. Your Matomo Tag Manager will now use the updated URL for tracking and managing tags.

Note: Please keep in mind that these steps are applicable once you have created a container in Matomo Tag Manager. If you haven’t set up a container yet, make sure to create one before following these instructions.

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