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Automating the Backup Process (30+ websites)

I run an increasing number of WordPress sites, as well as several for clients - and logging in to perform upgrades is becoming tiresome. I'm looking for a means of automating the process, preferably ...
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Did upgrading from 3.3 to 3.3.1 introduce breaking changes in the menu navigation?

I have a WP 3.3.0 site running in production. (version.php says $wp_version = '3.3';) I have a main menu using WP's built-in functionality. I use wp_nav_menu(array( 'container_class' => ...
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Can you refresh ONLY the wordpress adminbar and not the whole page?

Here is my challenge: I have included an electronic wallet in the admin bar of my wordpress site and what I need to do is to refresh ONLY the admin bar so that, upon a purchase, the electronic wallet ...
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Wordpress 3.3 auto update not working

I am at my wit's end! Trying to auto upgrade to Wordpress 3.3 and its not working. I have tried every trick I found on the net The entire wordpress directory and all its sub directories has been ...
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Plugins won't auto-update on IIS

Using IIS 6 on XP Server '03, using WP 3.2.1, when I attempt to use the auto-update for my plugins, I receive this message: The update process is starting. This process may take a while on some ...
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Determining Whether Automatic Upgrade will Fail?

I've been traumatized by the automatic upgrade in the past, and am fearful to ever try it again. It seems that there's no transaction logic, and when it fails, it leaves everything broken. Is there ...
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Real automated and unattended wordpress upgrade including plugins

I'm looking for a truly automated way to upgrade wordpress and its plugins, something that i could put in the crontab and configure it to run daily. I have several wordpress plugins (>20) and a ...
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Automate post update for all posts?

I have managed to fill custom fields with certain predefined values of all my post, but the changes don't take effect until I manually update the posts. Example: // Predefined variable and value ...
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Wordpress 3.1 not autoupdating

Hay All, when i run the auto-update for WordPress 3.1 it doesn't do anything. It says Downloading update from http://wordpress.org/wordpress-3.1.zip… Unpacking the update… But then the browser ...
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How to update WordPress from the latest trunk

I read somewhere that I can set a constant in the wp-config.php to update WordPress from the latest trunk version and not the stable version. Stupid as I am, I can't find the site anymore where it was ...
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Wordpress update totally broke the install. Main page now displays empty rss feed

Hey guys- A friend of mine just did an auto-update for the most recent wordpress upgrade. Upon completion, her site began to display her rss feed on the front page instead of well, her front page. the ...
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Recommended File Permissions

Hey guys, I have been spending the longest time trying to figure out this issue. I would like to know what the file permissions should look like in WordPress in order to use the autoupdate feature. As ...
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Missing Update Link to 3.02/3.03 on Dashboard

Since upgrading to WP 3.0.1, a couple of my sites no longer display the update link to 3.02/3.03 on the Dashboard or on the Updates page. On one site, I tried re-applying permissions, but this didn't ...
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What is a good wordpress 3.0+ plugin that supports automatic publishing to Twitter/Facebook?

I've tried Socialite and a couple others but they all appear to be reported as broken. When I tried them out, they were in fact broken. Can anyone suggest some that automatically publish to these ...