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Wordpress overrides custom 404 page with it's own

I want to create a custom 404 page, but I cannot seem to override the 404 which is in Wordpress itself. The reason I want a custom 404 page is that if I get 404 within my subdirectories I get directed ...
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Pagination calling 404.php

I tryed to ask my question on wordpress.org but nobody was able to answer me and this is pretty important to skip it so i try here: I have an index.php with 4 differents loops and a pagination on the ...
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Change the permalinks structure

I have decided my structure of permalinks from /?p=125 to /sample-page. I have tried some methods, but anyone works. I have changed the structure in settings/permalinks and I have tried with some ...
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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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Show author archive pages for authors with no posts

I have one page for each author, but if the author doesn't have any posts I can't get its variables, because the loop is empty. The page returns empty, no avatar, no info and stuff, the whole site is ...
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Images give 404 after changing default domain

Never encountered this issue before. So I've just moved a site for a client to another server and for some reason all images give me a 404 when I change the default domain in the database (siteurl and ...
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Error 404 on wp-includes directory

I'm having a lot of 404 errors for files which are supposed to be in the /wp-includes/ folder. This makes some part of the website and the admin panel unusable (in the edit post page it won't even ...
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How to return HTTP 404 when no search results found?

When user search and there is no results found wordpress still return 200 OK. I want to change it to 404 Not Found. Is it possible to return 404 Not Found header in search.php? If yes, how to do that?....
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Accidentally deleted php code in Wordpress website [closed]

I have a website: www.convert2latex.com . While trying to remove the "continue reading", I accidentally deleted some code and updated it in the theme editor's functions.php. Now the website does not ...
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I can't visit the website when I am logged in

I have a problem with my website and I'm not able to find the solution. I have installed Wordpress 4.1, but I got this problem also with older versions. The problem is that when I login as a ...
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Local copy of site returns 404 for all content outside of core .php templates

It appears that this is a common problem, but I have tried every fix I've seen on this forum and still cannot get the local copy of my WP site working. I can view my homepage at localhost/mysite, and ...
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Wordpress update page 404 error

When creating/updating pages in my WordPress 4.0.1 installation, clicking the "Update" or "Publish" button to submit my changes redirects my browsers to the apparently non-existent URL http://www....
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When using number in url it is redircting to same page but when using character it redirects to 404

I have a website e.g abc.com in wordpress, when I enter any url like abc.com/blog/1232132 then it is redirecting to the same url and showing the content of abc.com/blog but when I am using urls like ...
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Custom post type single (permalink) throws a 404 error

I'm working on a website that has Woocommerce installed (also a CPT if I'm right, but that one works fine). This website has a custom post type for jobs, this cpt has posts that are linked to in the ...
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Including category-base in a post permalink results in 404

I have static front-page and separate page /news/ as the Posts page. I would like to have the single-post URLs like this: www.example.com/news/categoryname/subcategory/postname/ and for the ...
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Broken paths on taxonomies after changing permalink to post name

I have a custom taxonomy. I was able to access the list of items with term foo in taxonomy bar at mysite.dev/?bar=foo. I then changed my permalink options from the default to "post name". I can no ...
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Error 404 wordpress redirecting URL

i'm having problems after trying to redirect my website with wordpress. I wanted not to have something like that: "www.example.com/wordpress/". So I did that in the wp-config file: define('WP_HOME','...
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No 404 page available

There is 404.php in the theme uploaded. But when there is search for non-existent page. The 404.php does not show up. What is the reason? Assistance required.
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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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Wrong request query on cpt and tax

In my plugin I think that I use pretty much standard and documented way to add my custom post type and two tax (cats and tags), but only thing that I do is set custom capability_type and perms. Here ...
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Custom Taxonomy Breaks Pages

I have a custom taxonomy called 'industry' that I want to use on custom post type 'website-design'. It works on the intended post type, but other pages are broken. I changed the 404 template as per ...
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Page_link change

I'm trying to change default pages post type permalink, I'd like to add a '.php' to its end for example: home_url() . post_name . '.php' I can't use WordPress permalinks page because I'm using it ...
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Turning Broken URLs Into Search Terms?

I'm migrating a Typepad install to a Wordpress subdomain, and most of the links will be broken. The rewrites work so that: http://mainsite.com/blogs is rewritten to http://blogs.mainsite.com If ...
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Accidentally changed the permalink structure

I've changed the permalink setup on our webpage and now none of the links to the blogs are working. To be honest, I didn't really need to do it, but I was really trying to add a bit more of a ...
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Show a special message for private page?

If I set a page to private, can I have it show a message instead of a 404 page for public users?
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Custom taxonomy rewrite in permalinks for posts gives 404 on pages

So I've got a custom taxonomy (called "version") for just posts wich works fine.. My Problem is that i want to use this tax in my permalinks eg URL.com/12-3/cat/postname.. which works also fine for ...
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Top Level pages in wordpress giving 404, but child pages working fine

Basically everything works fine except for the top level pages ( e.g. category, archives, single post, custom post type, etc...). I have 3 custom post types and 4 custom taxonomies (each custom ...
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Custom pagination generates title 404

I know it's a common problem, but I tried every solution appeared on this stackexchange. Every solution has failed (maybe because I'm still a newbie). I've this query on index.php page: if ( ...
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Why when I submit a form in wordpress it loads a 404 page though URL is correct

I am just creating a simple contact form, but I notice that it seems to post to an invalid page. The url in the browser is correct but the title of the page is "Page not found" on the top of the page ...
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Built-in Sitemap on Multi-site install produces 404?

We have a subdirectory multi-site install. Some documentation I found says that WordPress has a built in sitemap, at /sitemap.xml. Trying to access domain.com/blog/sitemap.xml produces a WordPress ...
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Error 404 on Network Admin and others

I have a multisite fresh install in my domain. Subfolder setup. Network Admin on the upper right menu has this link http://example.com/wp-admin/network/ and returns a 404 error. Other links like 'Add ...
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Custom Page Taxonomy - 404 errors all over the place

I keep looking at the same few lines of PHP over and over again, and I can't make heads or tails out of why the 404 errors are happening. Here are the lines: add_action( 'init', '...
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Need 404 behaviour for blank parent page

My pages look like this Home (Has content) Products (No content) Product 1 (Has content) Product 2 (Has content) Product 3 (Has content) Contact (Has content) I only created the "Products" page ...
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404 on child page when parent page slug is identical to custom post type

The internet is swamped with this issue but all the results were from 2010-2011 so I wanted to check if there was any advancement in the matter. I have the following scenario: Created a custom post ...
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How can i avoid the permalink start with 'blog' while using the custom post type?

I used the custom Structure /blog/%category%/%postname%/ for blog. also i have a custom post type named 'FAQ' while viewing the faq posts, it is showing the /blog/faq/%faq_category%/%postname%/. When ...
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Author page not found

Author page is not found on url mytabletguru(.)com/author/TabletGuru/ By Author Tablet Guru there is around 250+ post. Any help will be appreciated.
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Conditional for 404 page not work

I am trying to add a conditional to enqueue script only for 404 page. Theoretically I would have to use is_404() right? Well it does not work: if ( is_page_template('404.php') ) { add_action('...
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How to force a 404 on WordPress

I need to force a 404 on some posts based on conditions. I managed to do it ( although I don't know if I did it the right way) and I'm a getting my 404.php template to load as expected. My code: ...
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CPT unsaved draft gives error 404 - when Post Formats support enabled

I've a plugin for Portfolio CPT (can be downloaded from here: http://bit.ly/1tEj5bC), using this plugin, every thing works fine. But when i edit any portfolio entry and click on 'Preview Changes' ...
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Incorrect url for sharing blog on linkedin [closed]

I have a self-hosted Wordpress blog with Jetpack installed. My Wordpress URL structure is http://mydomain.com/archives/%postname%. Using the Jetpack's Publicize feature, I connected my blog to ...
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Wordpress Permlinks 404 Not Found

I have installed the latest WordPress on my EC2 Ubuntu 13.1 server. Once I have changed the permalink to use /%post-name%/, I encounter 404 not found for posts. I have followed almost everything here ...
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Multiple 404.php templates based on a post_type

Is it possible to have different 404 templates based on the post_type? So when page is not found 404.php will be used, when post is not found 404-post.php will be used. Or alternative, I would like ...
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404 page is not querying my custom post

I have a 404 template page which is, obviously, designed for Not Found Pages. Within the code, I have the get_header(); where I place the global code for the site. There is a div that contains a style ...
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Hierachical Custom post types permalinks not working

Been looking for someone with this same problem for hours now so I decided to post my own thread. I have a hierachical custom post type called contact-information. Using this I have parentpages ...
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Pages throwing 404 error on server load

I have a really strange problem. I have to fix a strange bug in a wordpress installation that is related to the server load. When the site receive more than 5 parallel request some pages starts to ...
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Subpages return 404 server error

I just moved a site to another production environment and I have an issue with accessing subpages. The home page and the /wp-admin section works as expected and there are no path issues with images or ...
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Get the search element only on 404

I know get_sidebar( ); is used to get the widget sidebar , but how do I request one element from it? For instance, if I want to show the search or most read only? I know there is a way to specify ...
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Detect error 404 page to find out the issue

I have a wordpress website, which when I visit www.mywordpress.com/test/setup it throws an error 404 page. Which class in wordpress handles the request dispatching?
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Is this the best way to complete disable category archive pages?

I wanted to disable category archive pages because content in my blog will be presented via a number of pages for which I have custom templates like this: add_action('page_template', '...
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wp-login.php ampersand in url results in 404

I've got this problem where the wordpress site will throw up a 404 if the wp-login.php has an ampersand appended after it (e.g. session expired argument). I've changed themes, disabled all plugins, ...