Deactivated woocommerce plugin and wordpress admin backend gives white screen of death

When using other plugins that rely on woocommerce, it’s possible to deactivate woocommerce and instantly get a white screen on the wordpress admin side (backend).

In my case I had Modern Tribe theeventscalendar The Events Calendar and The Events Calendar Pro and Woocommerce Tickets and Stripe and Paypal Pro for woocommerce enabled.

One of those plugins caused the white screen.

Fix: Renamed the plugins directory via FTP, logged back in to WP admin, now plugins show as disabled and not found, rename plugins folder to plugins, refreshed plugins admin page, manually activated all plugins (as they got disabled by renaming folder to pluginx and then back to plugins) making sure to activate woocommerce first.

Additionally, looks like renaming plugins folder automatically disables all plugins even when you name it back to plugins, you have to manually re-enable them all.

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