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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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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: ...
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URL Rewrite when WordPress is in subdirectory

I have a website with WordPress installed in a subdirectory called "articles." The rest of the site is built outside of WordPress. I'm wondering if it's possible to rewrite the author page URLs from: ...
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How to arrange PHP files to allow for multiple types of pages

I am new to WordPress development (the most I've ever done on the web design/development side of things is creating basic HTML sites); so this may be an extremely simple question, but I am trying to ...
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Move local build from localhost to localhost.com to support subdomains

I created a local WordPress Multisite installation using MAMP, which I've been accessing via http://localhost/. After 2 weeks of development work, I found out I need to add a blog subdomain ...
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Second completely independent and disposable Wordpress installation in subdirectory?

I know this may have been asked before, but I didn't find an exact answer, so yeah ... I have a wordpress installation in the main directory of my Webspace (hosted @ Strato) and I want to install a ...
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How to configure folders with 'Child Theme'?

I created a 'Child Theme' for customize my Template but I don't know how to subscribe some files that found in folders of the theme. I tried to do like this: Original files: theme/css/file.css I ...
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How to Prevent Browsing to Extra Directories?

By "Extra Directories", I mean directories that exist for no apparent reason. For example, here is an article on css-tricks.com: http://css-tricks.com/favicon-quiz/ If I append (an extra ...
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Cannot upload to new wordpress installation in subdirectory on same server as existing installation

To make a smooth transition to a new site, we created a fresh new wordpress installation (3.9.2) in a subfolder of the root, called wp2. (The intention is to eventually redirect entirely to this site) ...
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uploading images to specified directories

I am hoping that you can help me. I've tried finding plugins to do what I want to do but none of them really simplify the problem that I am trying to fix. I am trying to build a site for my ...
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Change Theme Location for Multiste's single Blog

I want to change the directory, where the theme is located for only one Blog in the Multiste. the other ones shall keep as they are. I found a snippet which does that for uploads: ...
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After changing wp from subdirectory to root I can't preview any changes to a page or post

I followed the guideline from WP Codex. Changed the site url in general settings Copied the .haccess and the index.php files from the subdirectory to the root Edited the root index.php (new copied ...
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Multisite installation without using domain root

I would like to create a multisite installation using subdirectories, but I don't want any of the sites to use the domain root as their home URL. I'd like to have the multisite install in ...
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Wordpress asking FTP Details

When i attempt to upload my plugin, WordPress asks for my FTP Credentials. After entering them, WordPress returns the error: Failed to connect to FTP Server ftp.domain.com:21 but my FTP ...
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Site not loading after trying to give wordpress its own directory

I have followed these instructions http://codex.wordpress.org/Giving_WordPress_Its_Own_Directory 100s of times and never had a problem. Now I am trying to remove the /wordpress from the URL again ...
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Multiple Domains For WordPress MultiSite Subdirectories

How can I use example.com and example1.com for all WordPress multisite subdirectories? For example if a user navigated to example1.com/site/ they would see the same site as if someone navigated to ...
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Cannot access subdirectory subpages

I am working on a wordpress site for a client, who has a 2nd install in a subdirectory. When I try to view a subpage on the 2nd install (domain.com/folder/subpage) I get the root directory install's ...
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FTPS Uploads - wp-content cannot be found

i've arranged my new Server and i use proFTPD with TLS Support. Now, WordPress can't upgrade or install plugins anymore. I get the following message: The directory "wp-content" cannot be found This ...
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Cookie free site

I have followed directions to make my wordpress cookie free. I've made my subdomain, pointed to my php folder and now I'm stuck. What am I suppose to do with this: bloginfo ('template _directory') ...
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How to mix subdomains and subdirectories in the same WordPress MultiSite network?

I have a huge WordPress MultiSite network with dozens of different sites on many domains and subdomains, as shown in the example below: site1.com subsite1.site1.com subsite2.site1.com ...
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Install wordpress as a development site in a subdirectory on live server

I am trying to set up a development environment for a friend. I have never had a problem before until now. Basically on the home directory of the server there is a WordPress installation. My friend ...
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Permission functions within wordpress

I'm currently developing a website and am exploring all possible options to restrict file viewing. I'm trying to find a way where I can load php files like my theme-options.php and cpt.php without ...
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Image upload with one size going into a custom directory

I have added several sizes with add_image_size( 'x', y, z );. All those sizes are saved to the uploads directory, which is alright. if ( function_exists( 'add_theme_support' ) ) { add_theme_support( ...
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Get File with WP Multisite Problem

I have a problem with Multisite, as we all know multisite with sub directories looks like this "www.example.com/site1" etc. I am using a custom script linked with foobox that when someone clicks on ...
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Primary site file uploads failing, subdirectory subsites upload fine

Pardon the cross-posting (also up at Wordpress.org): We're tearing our hair out here. We have multisite configuration working, subdirectory style. File uploads work to the subsites, but the primary ...