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Using a custom field value to redirect away from a 404 page

I’m moving from an old CMS to WordPress. The old articles are saved as posts and the new WordPress permalink is %post-id%. The old URL slug is unique and saved as a custom field for each post; the ...
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Does Wordpress contain “default” anti-SQL injection code that responds with a 404 error?

I've been through the “seven layers of the candy cane forest” on this one… :) Our plugin receives data via a POST request. On a particular site that has our plugin installed, we observed odd ...
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Inconsistent temporary 404s on whole install | PHP error with post-template.php

I'm deeply confused by this one: I have a WordPress install on a Media Temple GS [one of many which work fine and are configured almost exactly the same] which is occasionally giving me 404s sitewide. ...
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Images attached to posts from library link to 404 error page

Just building a theme but I am stuck with attachment images. When I add images from the library to posts (or pages) and link them to the "attachment page" I get a 404 error. The link is like ...
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Attachment page 404

After I uploaded some files into the Media Library, I clicked "View attachment page" in "Attachment Details", but I got a 404 not found error. The URL is like http://example.com/filename/ and there is ...
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Display child pages on parent page: 404 message overrules shortcode in page

I am trying to get a page to show a list of the child pages. I am using the Foodie Pro theme on the Genesis framework. I am using the following code to do so: add_filter('the_excerpt', ...
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wp_remote_get() not retrieving pages properly

I am using wp_remote_get() to retrieve different pages from the web. It is a news site. Most of the time, this works successfully. However, sometimes, the request returns either: bad request (code ...
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Correct permalinks and 404-error

I have a paid plugin that creates a custom type categories and posts in this categories. I want to get URLs like site_name/category_name/post_name. This plugin forms links like this: List item ...
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What would cause a theme to add extra characters to blog post links?

I've been working for the past couple days to figure out why a theme is adding " title=" to the end of a given blog post's URL, resulting in a 404 error. I've authored test posts, same result. ...
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Getting 404 when Access post which name start with Digit

I am facing some strange issue with post pages/ Getting Error for URL : www.example.com/5-reasons-to-use-wordpress Working fine it I change post name like [5 to five] : ...
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Blog's post count cause irratic behavior

Using WP 4.4, if i set my 'max posts' in Settings > Reading = 1 , Reload blog page [which is front page] the page loads infinite 404s i have this in the start of my format.php <?php if ( ...
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Prevent 404 when using pre_get_posts to filter an archive page

I have added a custom taxonomy named "area" to the default "post" post type. It's meant to organize posts by geographical area. In category pages I've added a dropdown that allows the user to filter ...
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404 when going to /blog

I'm trying to merge an old wordpress blog with a new wordpress site. Effectively all I want is to bring across the posts and link off to them from a link in the navigation called "blog".... simple ...
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New nav_item created with bp_core_new_nav_item() results in 404

I was reading many posts which are about creating new nav item to buddypress profile. i cannot find anything that i miss in my code. The item appears on the profile-page as i want it, but when i click ...
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Getting a 404 when trying to load /wp-admin/plugin-install.php

I am not sure why, but the backend of my site is running slow... even though it's running slow, all pages still load, except this one /wp-admin/plugin-install.php (the add new plugin page). I checked ...
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Permalinks 404 error with HTTPS host

My new permalinks continue displaying a 404 error on my site even after adding the AllowOverride and Rewrite modules parameters. Here is my default-ssl.conf file : <IfModule mod_ssl.c> ...
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Attachment page gives 404 if user not logged

I am struggling on a very weird behaviour for a WP site I have developed. My client have uploaded many photos to the media library, and tags them with some custom taxonomies I have defined. Some of ...
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Why does my site often display 404 on subpages?

About once or twice a week, my site will display a 404 page on everything but the home page. The simple fix has been to change the Permalinks settings to "Default" and then back to "Post Name" and it ...
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Wordpress can generate numeric permalinks, which then 404

I know why setting a numerical permalink for a post would mean Wordpress confuses page name and number. However, I notice on the site I am working on (Wordpress 4), that you can edit the permalink to ...
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Pagination on home page not working

My problem is here. When I press page 2, 3 or other on my HOME page it just goes to 404 not found, but when I go in any category, and press page 2 it works great. I have tried changing the ...
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Date Archive pages 404 error

I am building my own theme and realized that all date archive pages (all date, month and year) are throwing a 404 (its a locally hosted site). Its not theme specific as I thought earlier, because I ...
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Posting comment returns 404

I've been tracking an issue in one of our WP installations and keep coming up short of a solution. One of our websites is installed in a sub-directory of our main website. Both are WP installations. ...
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Accessing Subdirectories in WordPress Install

I have scripts that are in a subdirectory of my WordPress install folder. They are on the same level as the /wp-content/ and /wp-admin/ folders. I'm running them as form processing but I've got the ...
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Multisite sub-directories IIS 7.5 change media/uploads location

I am running WP 3.8.1 Multisite. Sub-directories is configured. I have 10 sub-directory sites and 1 primary site. WordPress is running on a Windows 2008 R2 datacenter 64bit server with IIS 7.5. I have ...
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Turning on the 404 page on localhost

I'm using my localhost (XAMPP client) to test my WordPress website and everything works fine, till it comes to verifying how does my 404.php template looks like. I can't preview any changes, because ...
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Media attachment pages giving 404's

I use Google Webmaster Tools to track and fix 404's. I've been getting numerous 404's from media attachment pages, but not the page itself, it's parent. An example: I have this piece of media, ...
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Hierarchical permalinks for custom post type and taxonomy

I have registered the custom post type "word" and the custom taxonomy "wordcat". Now what I want is proper hierarchical permalinks. So I've been searching the web for quite some time with no result. ...
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Using a custom 410 page

I've been trying to figure this out without success. In created a 410.php in my theme, and in my nginx config, I added:- error_page 410 /index.php?error=410 as I'd seen suggested in a few places, ...
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High CPU usage on 404 errors

After debugging high CPU usage for a week, I've discovered that URLs submitted to my WordPress site that result in 404 errors cause high CPU usage. I tested my site with jmeter. When I request a file ...
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Permalink /%category%/%postname%/ returns 404 on OSX

I'm on OSX 10.8.4 with a pretty standard installation of Wordpress 3.6.1 under the local OSX Apache/MySQL. If my permalinks are set to /%category%/%postname%/ I get a 404... This is working on the ...
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Catch 404 errors in nested installations

I have a site at the root of my /http/ folder (I'm using Apache). In a subfolder, I have another WP site. When a 404 is encountered within the subsite, like this: ...
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One post on my website is going to a 404 page

So I ran into an incredibly odd and frustrating problem today. As the title says, as of today one of the posts on the website is going to a 404 page. This is the ONLY post that goes to a 404 page. ...
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Getting 404 error on my wp rewrite error

The code I'm using to rewrite urls with query vars: function add_query_vars($aVars) { $aVars[] = "city"; $aVars[] = "address"; $aVars[] = "pg"; return $aVars; } // hook add_query_vars ...
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Wordpress 404 Page displaying on a sub directory that has it's own 404 page

On a subdirectory such as http://website.com/sub/index.html that has it's own .htaccess is still for some reason showing the 404 page I have for Wordpress which is on the directory above this one. ...
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How do I locate the exact location where this error is occurring 404 page not found

I recently installed a wordpress theme and lots of plugins. This error appears on blog post after refreshing page for second time anywhere in between the post content. Here's the link to my site: ...
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redirect deleted / drafted pages

A client asked me to unpublished a page, which I did. However, I kept it as a draft, just in case they wanted to republish at a future date. My issue is that anyone with this link will hit a 404 ...
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Can a specific cpt and normal page exist within the same virtual directory?

I've created a cpt of 'channel' (with a slug of 'channels'), and new posts add/display as expected. But an existing normal page at /channels/, which contains a 'we have multiple channels' ...
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removing posts redierct to 404 page

i have a plugin as phone book with lots of information ,when i import the xml data or removing it with another plugin (bulk WP) after 43 44 .. seconds it redirect to 404 page with old URL for options ...
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Migrated wordpress site to AWS, but strange problem

I have successfully migrated my wordpress site to AWS, the site loads and everything seems to be there. However, when I click on some links on the front end that load up different page-templates I get ...
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Woocommerce view-order 404 error

Our customers can't see their order by the link on there profil page. They've got an 404 error. Permalinks have been refresh. No cache plugin on the website. No custom template for these part in my ...
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Custom Permalink Structure: /%custom-taxonomy%/%post-name%/

I would walk to the moon and back to get to the following answer. I've searched the internet for hours but couldn't find how to fix the following. I've created a custom post type and a custom ...
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Removing subfolder vs htaccess without causing 404 pages

First of all just want to say spent the last 5 hours reading other stackxchange links and Google before giving in to ask. I'm using a plugin JS Support Ticket that adds a slug to the URL in this ...
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404 error when save changes any option in wp admin

As the title, i keep getting 404 error everytime i save an option in wp admin. It happens to update post/page too. I have tried deactive all plugins but it didn't help. Could anyone help me fix this ...
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Pretty Permalinks don't work since 4.5 upgrade

Prior to two days ago, the site was working perfectly fine. Now after the upgrade to 4.5, all sub-pages (Pages, Tags, Categories etc) are returning 404 errors with the same theme as my site. If I set ...
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Custom post type category pages return 404

I have created a custom post type using the following code and its working but i get a 404 error when accessing the category pages. function services_init() { $args = array( 'label' => ...
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bbPress 404 for non-logged in users - Need redirect to login page

I've got a bbPress forum (all forums are private) and am using a plugin that notifies users of new posts within the forums. The problem is that when a users clicks on the link in the email, they are ...
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Nginx 404 error with permalinks

I've been trying to figure this out for days via google, but none of the solutions have worked. I'm running Nginx on a DigitalOcean droplet, newest version of Wordpress, and I'm getting 404s when I ...
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Blog Posts and Woocommerce Pages Return 404

I have a WordPress site on localhost, the blog post pages and Woocommerce products return 404 when I have friendly URLs turned on: http://localhost:8888/site.co/example-post/ But when I have it ...
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Getting 404s in wp-admin after logged in

I'm successfully able to login but the links point to 404s until I correct them manually. Here's the step by step scenario: Visited wp-admin/wp-login.php and login successfully say the dashboard ...
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How to remove CPT comment feed from head?

In a custom post type I have set has_archive to false. In the head of a CPT page however I still find a link to a feed like this: <link … title="Page Title | Comments Feed" ...