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Get WP Install Directory

I have a theme which - I was quite proud of myself! - I designed to be installed in wp sites where wp is on root level. Then half my users installed the theme on a mysite.com*/wordpress/* ! ...and ...
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How to execute WordPress as though it is in the root folder while it is installed in a subdirectory?

I have a folder and file structure already in place for a site to which I am inserting WordPress. My goal is to execute WP at the root level (/) when a visitor just visits the domain without a path, ...
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Plugin could not be deleted due to an error: Unable to locate WordPress Plugin directory

I have moved my Wordpress site to a new host, because of performance problems on the old host. I have updated wp-config.php with the new host's values, but when I try to delete a plugin from ...
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Building a Data Intensive Website with Wordpress

I am an intemediate website builder and have been working with wordpress for a few years. I am attempting to build a website (for myself) that is data intensive. All I've built to date are sites ...
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Giving WordPress Its Own Directory together with index.html

I want to power my website from http://www.example.com and not from http://www.example.com/foldername I've completed this task and this is working but before people actually get to the WordPress ...
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Upload an image at frontend > Create direction and/or rename filename possible?

I have a form for a non-profit-club, that publish posts + up to 20 images. The image-path will be writen in a custom-field. Images are uploaded. Ok, now i want to rename the pictures or (much better) ...
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How to restrict access to wp-content, wp-includes and all sub-folders

after searching I didn't find an answer still confused of how do I hide the -> wp-content --> uploads --> themes --> plugins -> wp-includes in browser. What I want is when viewer browse some like ...
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wordpress sub-directory sites on a sub-domain?

I have a large site at www.example.com this is a .net site I want to use WP multisite installed at word.example.com this would point to the WP root install directory but on a different server than ...
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navigation doesn't work in custom header.php

I've made a custom header-blog.php(for blog page/home.php) in addition to header.php, both of which use the exact same <nav> code. On the pages that use header.php, the navigation works ...
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Trying to setup a dev subdomain, but url loads as /dev/ instead

I created a subdomain (dev.mysite.com) and I duplicated my live site into this subdomain. However, when I go to dev.mysite.com, it loads mysite.com/dev instead. I changed siteurl and home in ...
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Custom folder for wordpress page templates

How I can change a folder for wordpress page templates? By default all page templates located in theme's root folder. I want to make a folder with name "templates" in theme's root directory and keep ...
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Page not found when trying to link to files in child theme directory

I'm trying to create a child theme based on Toolbox 1.4 by Automattic. I have my scripts file saved as child_theme/js/scripts.js on my server and I enqueue it by using wp_enqueue_script( 'scripts', ...
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Moving from subdirectory and subdomain -> root

Background: I've only done vanilla theme and direct installs until now. The site I'm working on has an existing (ancient) Mambo install in root directory. For the new Wordpress revision, client wanted ...
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WP Codex answer incomplete? Put WP in subdirectory. .htaccess change required

I have installed Wordpress in a subdirectory '/medical' and want the address to show up as www.mysite.com/page not www.mysite.com/medical/page The Wordpress Codex here : ...
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Want to change my site root

Hello I have a wordpress site that has a url at some ip address. Now what I want to do change the url. Instead of http://"My IP Address", I want it http://"My IP Address"/wordpress. instead.Is there a ...
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Will permalinks work if blog is transferred to subdirectory?

How should I transfer my WordPress blog from the root of my domain to a sub-directory? If everything including root in an installment of WP 3.2.1 were moved to a sub-directory, would the default ...
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Yelp-style geographic directory plugin?

The project I'm working on discusses local farming/agriculture/etc. initiatives and I'm ultimately wanting to create a directory with the following features: Separation between: Urban farms ...
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How to write to the plugin's directory?

My plugin needs to create some directories for its use when it's executed. On many hosts (those using suPHP for example) there is no problem and everything works fine. But on other hosts, PHP does ...
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Best way to transfer Wordpress install to root of directory when I'm ready to launch?

I'm currently designing a site for a client and I don't want anyone to be able to navigate to the homepage and see it. So currently the site is located in a subfolder of the main domain. Like so: ...
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Page URL not working due to physical directory

I have a page named http://www.mysite.com/whitepapers/ and it worked fine. I have now added a physical "whitepapers" directory and has since broken my permalink for the page. I realize that it has ...
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Powering only a subfolder with WordPress on a LAMP stack with an nginx reverse proxy

[I just posted this on the WP Forums, too, before anyone starts Googling and saying that this is posted somewhere else] I'm hoping this isn't a duplicate, but I've been searching here and Googling ...
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What is wp-admin/meta for?

I noticed that I have a directory meta/ as a sub-directory of the wp-admin folder, but there is nothing in it. What goes in here? Should I keep it?
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Is there a way to hide WordPress behind a web visible directory?

Is there a way to hide WordPress behind a web visible directory for extra security using a symlink?
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CDN: Origin server URL, WordPress Core files installed in sub-directory

I've just purchased a plan with MaxCDN to deliver my content through CDN, but i've got a small issue before i create a pull-zone. I moved my WordPress core files out of my root and into a ...
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How to setup a membership system in Wordpress?

I have been setting up a wordpress for a business memberships, where the business sign up and list their company information to our site. Once they become a member their company listing and what they ...
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How do I get WP site to show in both root and sub-directory

My individual WP site is installed in a sub-directory (e.g., example.com/wordpress) and I would like visitors to be able to view it from BOTH the root directory (example.com) AND the sub-directory ...
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wp-content - permissions for files/folders created by apache

My wp-content folder has owner 'User' and group 'www-data'. The permissions are 775 for folders and 664 for files, so the server can write inside folder. But when the server creates folder and files ...
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How to get the current plugin name?

I need to get the current plugin name using a define like this define(PLUGIN_NAME, plugin_basename(dirname(__FILE__))); Regrettably, that code doesn't work because the php file is nested inside a ...
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Permissions to wp-content folder in Windows Server 2012

I've made some tests to solve this problem: trying to update some plugins via Wordpress backend I always receive a "Unable to create folder" error. So I've initially added IIS_IUSRS with ...
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How to Create Hierarchical Directory for Nation Wide Mental Health Services

I'm to build a hierarchical directory for an online portal of nation wide mental health services. Is there any suitable option in WordPress? I've already created the news portal section of that site ...
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Fresh wordpress installation in sub-directory not accessible

I install fresh installation of wordpress in my server sub-folder call blog. So in the beginning I access the site mydomain/blog and it works perfectly. But when I changed the permalinks settings ...
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Have subdirectory name act as $_GET or $_POST data

I have a page with a list of items that I want to have my users cycle through without a page load happening between each item. This works. However, I also want each item to have it's own URL. I'm ...
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Wordpress installed in root, need second in subdirectory with different domain

God, this little problem drives me crazy and I really hope that you'll help me how to figure it out. I searched over all previous threads and in the codex of wordpress, I find some close situations ...
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Multisite, different domains, optional subdirectory, and htaccess

Here's the situation: Configuration I have a WordPress multisite setup where different sites are on different domains. Some of those sites are contained in a subfolder in their domain, some are not. ...
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htaccess mod_rewrite not working

I'm pasting my full htaccess file, for clarity, as to be honest, I'm not entirely sure if I have to include my non-default directives inside the <IfModule mod_rewrite.c> bits or separately ...
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Move Wordpress with changed name 'wp-content'

I've got a problem moving my Wordpress website. I did followed the codex, but I'm facing some problems because I'll changed the name op my wp-content directory using the iThemes security plug-in. I ...
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Create Subfolder that always displays template file

We have multiple magazine titles on our website and I'm looking to code subdirectories to show certain info. For example: website.com/title1/pdf website.com/title2/pdf website.com/title3/pdf The ...
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ReDirect subfolder link to another sub-folder and force SSL

My wordpress is installed in a subfolder, for example: test, so my urls look like http://example.com/test/product/buy-product-a/ etc.. Now I have installed another wordpress in subfolder, for ...
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Subdirectory and domain multisite installation

I have this structure: http://example.com/ http://example.com/site2 http://example.com/site3 http://example.com/site4 ... Now, I want http://example.com/site4 to be http://mycampaignwebsite.com/ ...
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What to do first when converting to multisite and subdirectory install

I want to make my WordPress 4.1 installation: be in its own subdirectory (htdocs/wordpress) served from root domain: (www.mysite.com/, www.mysite.com/site2/, www.mysite.com/site3/) multisite with ...
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How to set custom upload directory per user after moving content directory

I set the content and the wordpress directory of wordpress like described in the codex: define('WP_SITEURL', 'https://' . $_SERVER['SERVER_NAME'] . '/wordpress'); define('WP_CONTENT_DIR', ...
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Block Logged-Out User Access to Directory Outside of WordPress using .htaccess and PHP file

I have successfully blocked access to a folder directory outside of WordPress based on user cookies using the following code in the .htaccess file: # BEGIN WordPress <IfModule mod_rewrite.c> ...
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Installed in root, want second in subdirectory

Current situation I am trying to plan ahead and avoid any grievous pitfalls and/or headaches in adding a second domain/site for a client. WP is currently installed in root The client wants a second ...
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Cannot access install on subdirectory

I have just been asked to create a new site for someone, and to save down time on the old site I was hoping to build the new site (using wordpress) in a subdirectory. The main site is a wordpress ...
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wp_upload_bits - define (sub)folder / (sub)directory before filename?

I have this code for a plugin I'm using. $comment_image_file = wp_upload_bits( $title . $user->user_login . $comment_id . '.' . $file_ext, null, file_get_contents( $_FILES[ $comment_image_id ...
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Permalinks not working on second wordpress installed in a subdirect

I have a main wordpress installed on the root and now due to a long story about incompatible plugins I need to install a second full instance of wordpress in a subdirectory. The main site works fine, ...
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WP Multisite .htaccess interferes with cgi-bin

I'm currently setting up a WordPress multisite installation for my company and I've run into an issue. The set up is that the multisite runs out of a subdirectory (/wp) but appears to be at the root ...
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Wordpress Overrides folder permissions in Cpanel

my wordpress based website doesn't use the default language so i changed it in wp-config.php file, i did that because i only needed the wordpress to use my language files other than en-us, for plugins ...
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Working with Reverse Proxies and Multisite Installation

We have a wordpress multi site, the main site has a URL similar to mainsite.com Each of the sub sites have a URL such as subdomain1.mainsite.com, subdomain2.mainsite.com etc Each of the sub sites we ...
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Help with WordPress search

i am creating a directory using WP, and need to allow customers to be able to search by industry and sector, like here http://www.checkatrade.com/ I will be setting these up through two taxonomies: ...