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How can I customize the white menu bar on the “Themes” page of the WordPress dashboard?

How can I customize the white menu bar on the "Themes" page (the "theme-install.php" page where a user can choose a free theme to install) of the WordPress dashboard? Currently, the menu links are ...
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Moving an existing Wordpress site to an existing Multisite

I have a Wordpress site, let's call it icecreamjoe.com, that is built and operating. I recently set up a a Wordpress Multisite and began creating websites there. Now I've decided to close my old ...
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How would you detect if WordPress is installed in a subdirectory (not root)?

I want to check if a WordPress installation is working from a subdirectory. Common methods to achieve this are listed here: https://codex.wordpress.org/Giving_WordPress_Its_Own_Directory these ...
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From 403 error to 500 internal server error

I'm trying to install wordpress on a shared hosting (1and1), it's been 3 days i'm struggling and i give up, i've installed wordpress many times on other servers with no problem, first time on (1and1) ...
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403 error with no reason

I'm recently trying to install wordpress ( which i did many many times with no problem ) on shared hosting. I have changed the wp_config.php file with the required info and uploaded wordpress into a ...
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Updating Widget options in custom install.php

I am using a custom install.php in /wp-content/ to over-ride some defaults when creating sites in a multi-site install. For the most part, this is easy and working really well. I am having difficulty ...
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Using one-click plugin upgrade feature securely on suexec server

I've been searching for a definitive answer to this question for a couple of hours but can't find anything. I'm running multiple sites on a server using suexec. The owner and group of all files and ...
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Wordpress installation: Error establishing a database connection

I've successfully installed Wordpress on my local system and used it to create a demo site. Now I'm struggling to get an empty wordpress installation to work on my webspace. Running the install.php in ...
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How to install wordpress on university server?

Recently my supervisor asked me to install wordpress on the server. Indeed, I have no access to root. I just have a ssh access to the server and the operating system on the server is Linux. What steps ...
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Installing plug ins on a wordpress hosted site

I'm looking to use my wordpress site as a form to collect information from customers (no need for e-commerce). I have found a great free plug in (Form Maker) but it doesn't give me an install opion. ...
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Can't Install WordPress (local) Failed to open file wp-includes/wp-db.php

Title kinda says it all. Trying to install WP locally and I get the following error when trying to use the wp-config.php generator UI: Warning: mysqli_real_connect(): (HY000/2002): No such file or ...
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Theme/Plugin installation through url on button click

I have a specific page on my website with several plugins and themes for download. Free plugins and themes. I offer a link to download them but I am trying to give my users this content in a more ...
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Forbidden localhost error and error establishing database

Hi new to Wordpress development and i'm on a mac. I'm just downloaded MAMP and is using the MAMP Pro trial to run the servers, I've not changed anything, just installed the software and running the ...
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installing WP but 404 not found error

I am trying to install wordPress on my host and this is my website http://trevelle.com.au/test but it says The requested document was not found on this server. I tried several times on different ...
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Wordpress Redirects on Install

I'm having problems when trying to install wordpress on subdomain. I've downloaded the arhive from wordpress.org, unzip it on root folder and when trying to install it says I found and tryed ...
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How to update WP-CLI on Windows via Composer?

I installed wp-cli back in April on my Windows box using composer. I believe with the following command: composer create-project wp-cli/wp-cli --no-dev as outlined in the alternate install methods on ...
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Script to auto create wordpress environment on a cloud server

I made a script to perform the Wordpress installation does not iterative, as follows: https://github.com/tiagorol/cloudify-wordpress/blob/master/scripts/mysql/install-mysql.sh ...
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Install with docker - can't access port

I put this question on the wordpress.org forum a few hours ago, but have just discovered this stackexchange sub and expect I'll get a better response from you fine folk. I'm attempting to install ...
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Installation directory for Wordpress and child theme

I'm very new to WordPress. I've read a common problem beginners make is installing in the wrong directory. Could someone verify mine is installed correctly? I'd like to use Storefront theme with ...
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Configure new installed WordPress in live server

i've just installed wordpress from my cpanel with hostgator. so this is the scenario: my static html site was hosted here : www.mydomain.com and i installed wordpress in on same path now i am able to ...
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Errors when trying to change the directory of blog install

I have a WordPress Network site installed at "www.example.com/incorrect/" but I need to change the name. When I change the directory name to "/correct/" it gives me an error message when I visit that ...
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Can't install WordPress

I have problems installing WordPress. After clicking the "Run the install" button, I see these errors: Firefox - "This page isn't redirecting properly" Google Chrome - ...
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No plugin and theme installation possible

I just installed the most recent Wordpress on a server. Installation went fine, I can login the dashboard. However, I cannot download any plugins or themes. First, I thought it was a permissions ...
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Can't Install/Upgrade Plugins Through WordPress

I'm trying to download a plugin in wordpress, but keep geting the error "Unpacking the package… Could not create directory.". I'm using mac
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What are the pros & cons of a new wordpress installation vs fixing one that already exists?

I am in a dilemma whether Ι should "fix" an installation of WordPress (has the latest core) and redesign (new theme) or start a new one from scratch. The website has about 15 pages and no posts. What ...
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Wordpress menu and plugin installation problem

Am I the only one who is getting this problem or is the problem in wordpress new version. Please someone clarify. The version is wordpress-4.2.4
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Installation question

I am a brand new developer to wordpress and about to begin work on a client's website that is already up and running. The site is very simple, it is more-or-less just a brochure with very little use ...
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Link to a remote media library

I have been googling a lot about this issue and I cannot find a solution. I have an old website with a media library that is a bit over than 40Gb. In the meanwhile I have done a brand new one with a ...
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How are my own themes updated?

Is there a link, or does someone know a way to check what version of my theme my customers are using and how to notify them to update their theme? I am selling a theme that I am hosting myself (NOT ...
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“Deprecated: mysql_connect()” error when installing Roots Bedrock

I'm trying to install Roots Bedrock on my local Windows 7 workstation, and I fail miserably. This is the procedure I've been doing: Cloned the Bedrock project Copied its content in my (empty) ...
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wp-cli installation

i installed 0h-my-zsh; then wp-cli, change .zshrc file and wrote : # FIX PHP MAMP for WP-CLI export PATH=/Applications/MAMP/bin/php/php5.6.2/bin:$PATH export ...
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Wrong password and unnecessary email sent by hostgator upon registration

I have a wordpress page (http://epilens.com/forum/) and I am testing the user forum. The forum is powered by simple:press along with s2Members for membership management. Question: Upon successful ...
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Installing WAMP and WordPress: Visual Studio 2013 or 2012? [closed]

I am following the Lynda.com tutorial for installing and running WordPress with WAMP. In order to download WAMP, it says I must have Visual Studio 2012: VC 11 vcredist_x64 / x86.exe. This computer ...
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Multiple WordPress sites installs sharing the same database but with different content and domains

I was wondering if it is possible to have multiple WordPress websites installed using the same database and database user. For example, I have site 1 and site 2 - www.site1.com and www.site2.com ...
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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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How does Wordpress process plugin installations?

Please consider that I am not a Wordpress plugin developer, but I am maintaining a lot of Wordpress websites. In case I have to perform a change to all of them, I will have to log in each site and ...
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Install all Plugins from a private gitrepo into a fresh Wordpress

Ive to make a Gitrepo for all our plugins. A lot of them are not in the "Plugin Directory" from WP. Like some "Pro Versions"... I want to ask if there is an existing way for getting all our plugins ...
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Error establishing a database connection on Installation

I was working on my MacOS System with everything well configured and working. Now I try to migrate all of my work to Windows using the same software as in MacOS MAMP to run Wordpress on localhost. So ...
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Moving to a new domain in the same server

I recently adquired a new domain I would like to use for my old wordpress site. I managed to configure this new domain in the same server and pointing to the main page. However, after changing the ...
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Install failure folder exists

Sorry if this question has been asked before and I just didn't see it. I've written a plugin and I'm seeing this error when I try to upload it again e.g. upgrade "Destination folder already exists. ...
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How to download Wordpress 4.2.0

I am trying to download Wordpress 4.2.0, not 4.2.3. I go to the downloads page here https://wordpress.org/download/release-archive/ Every time I download 4.2 and install it, the admin tells me that ...
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Is it possible to install Wordpress MU on a subdomain?

Times ago I developed a MultiSite Wordpress installation, and now I want to move it from the main root folder to a subdirectory. Is it possible run an MU version of Wordpress in a subfolder ...
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I moved my WordPress site to the main directory and now I can't access my admin

I have a site here: http://www.m2comm-semi.com/new that decided to move here: http://www.m2comm-semi.com/ I followed this tutorial: http://premium.wpmudev.org/blog/how-to-safely-move-wordpress/ I ...
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Google analytics not working on WordPress

I recently created a site using wordpress here http://www.volatileinterface.com/. I created a google analytics account and then added the tracking code to all of my pages using a plugin from the ...
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How does a Wordpress installation become 'alive'?

If I copy the complete public_html folder from my WP site to another webhost, is the site 'dormant' until on the internet calls index.php, which in turn accesses the database (via another php file, ...
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Hook into install email

I created a plugin that makes use of the wp_install method (this part is necessary for the plugin to work properly and this function needs to be called). http://wpseek.com/function/wp_install/ ...
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My website is not visible to visitors?

I don't know what happened, but my website is not visible to visitors, is only visible to me if am logged in as admin. I developed a website on a page, I could see it because I was logged in, however ...
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I would like to auto-install Wordpress on sub-domain

I am offering WordPress only hosting. I am using WHM/WHMCS automatically create a sub-domain and cpanel account for new clients after they place an order. I would like to automatically install ...
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After move to new host, site works but login fails

I moved a wordpress installation I "inherited" to a new host without too much issue. The folder structure remained identical, and once I changed the db connection information, the website displays ...
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check server config prior to plugin install

Say I wanted to make it so that a plugin couldn't be installed or activated if the server didn't have a requisite PHP extension installed (eg. libpdf or whatever). How might I do this? Is it ...