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How to migrate subsite from dev multisite to production multisite

I'm looking for the best and most secure way to develop locally a numbers of subsite using multisite and moving them to the production environment when they are ready. I've already migrated the full ...
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Unable to install WordPress on Plesk 11 Windows based machine

I am trying to install WordPress on a Windows server. The install was not able to create wp-config.php itself, so I created it and put in the database values. Now I get errors like this table doesn't ...
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Worldpress uses local IP for URLs

I installed Worldpress in my PC and setup URL forwarding to my router to access the site from outside my home. everything works fine. but when I tried to load the page from outside it does not load ...
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Image link issues after importing a database backup to my local web server

I am pretty new in WP (I came from Joomla) and I have the following problem trying to import an old WP blog (made using WP 3.5) on my local web server. I have put the old blog foder into my www ...
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After migration of an old WP blog on my local web server I obtain white screen, why? is it a wp_options DB table problem? [duplicate]

I am pretty new in WP (I came from Joomla) and I am finding some difficulties in the migration of an old WP website (made inWP 3.5) on my local web server. I have performed the following operation: ...
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Why I obtain a white page when I import a backup of an old WP blog on my local web server? [duplicate]

I am pretty new with WP (I came from Joomla) and I am finding some problem loading an old WP backup on my local Apache. I have take the directory containint an old blog (named blog) and I have put it ...
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How to effectively handle the problem of installing WordPress locally for each new project?

I waste a lot of time installing WordPress then populating it with dummy stuff for each new project. I started creating a new theme for each project (instead of creating a whole new install) but it's ...
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Auto login after wordpress installation

I am creating a product in wordpress and here i am installing the custom theme and plugins during wp installation. No problem until here. But the admin wants to login automatically during the ...
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How to add plugin activity in the menus?

I have Installed CM answer plugin, but how can I add that as a menu at the top? Note: I can install plugin but the problem is that I don't know the way to add the plugin into the menu or a page.
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Wordpress Multisite - Change Permalinks On Subdomain Posts To Postname [duplicate]

There really aren't any direct questions about Permalinks for the subdomain being the postname, and neither any answers. So as the title says, is there a way to simply setup the permalink structure ...
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Wordpress Multisite - Create Default Post and New Category On New Site Install

I've looked around quite a bit, but couldn't find help with creating a new, initial blog post and new category (or renaming the default category) once a new sub-domain has been installed. I've added ...
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WordPress in a Subdirectory

I am trying to install WordPress in a subdirectory. This is a new fresh install. Here is what I did: Assuming my site is example.com, and I wanted to install wordpress in example.com/wordpress A) I ...
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Should I delete automatically-created files before installing WordPress?

I'm switching a site from OpenCart to WooCommerce. I'm trying to figure out what I should delete from public_html and what I shouldn't. Below are the files I'm unsure about. Some of them were there ...
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WordPress plugin installation error

I have installed WordPress 3.8 and now I am trying to install WooCommerce - excelling eCommerce 2.0.20 plugin but every time I am getting this error: Note: I am trying to install plugin in local ...
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wp theme.. Could not create directory

Could anyone help me with this please? I am trying to install my wp theme Recital (it came out quite recently), but when I upload the zip and press install, it says Could not create directory... What ...
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Distributing and packaging plugins

I have a project where I'll be using WP as a customer portal to an external application. The application is accessed via web services (soap/xml) calls. The application has quite a few forms and for ...
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Unable to access new installed theme

Bear with me as I am new to this.I am running 13.10 desktop. I installed Wordpress LOCALLY on my computer. I already have a website that will eventually be replaced and want to create the site myself ...
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Orion theme (from theme forest) [closed]

I was given a theme called Orion available from themeforest. I had experienced troubles installing it via GUI (style.css was missing), therefore I did that operation manually by copying Update ...
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Trouble running local WordPress in Google App Engine

Following these instructions. Installed MySQL, Python and Google App Engine PHP SDK on a Windows 8 PC. Perfect! Created an app for WordPress, created database and user on localhost and edited ...
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Sub-domain or 2nd, temporary different domain?

I'm developing a Wordpress site for a website that already exists (that's not currently using Wordpress). The current website cannot be taken down until the new Wordpress site is ready to replace it. ...
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Incorrect Blog Root

I have a blog at http://leghumped.com which I moved from a subdirectory to the site root a few months back. The problem is, the root still seems to resolve to /blog/. Eg: Instead of seeing ...
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plugin generated 751 characters of unexpected output during activation

I made a custom plugin for my wordpress admin for view user detail. This plugin is working fine after showing this error but the main issue is by this plugin , when i try to open some link the page ...
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Wordpress installation self deleted in server restart. SQL Tables gone too!

I have or had in this case, two wordpress sites running on a Ubuntu 12.04 server edition which were installed over the weekend. After installation both sites were performing as expected, no problems. ...
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Can you manage multiple domain names from a single WordPress multisite network?

My Main Purposes To centralise all of my WordPress sites (different domains - different clients) in one place controlled by the main dashboard. Be able to choose which site is in need of a theme, ...
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URL to download latest version of WP for other languages than English

I'm considering he possibility of automating/scripting a basic WP install. Part of it will include downloading the latest WordPress version. The en-us version can be obtained by downloading ...
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Are there any good ways to know the plugin I developed for WordPress is used by which websites? [duplicate]

Normally, contributors make a plugin for people to download. People download and install to use. That's it. If I can learn the types of websites that download and use my plugin, I would have a ...
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Default sub-pages on Wordpress Multisite

I'm currently using this code to create some default pages in my Wordpress Multiste... function default_pages( $blog_id ) { $default_pages = array( 'Contact' => "This is your 'Contact' ...
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Installing WordPress into a user directory without any admin privileges

I posted a question over at webmasters.stackexchange.com that was migrated over to this stack. It's here now: Canonicalization issue regarding academic URL vs. blog URL Before the migration, ...
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Plugin to install a plugin

I'm wondering if there is a way for a plugin to install other plugins directly. That means, I provide an interface for the user to click multiple plugins and download and install them directly to ...
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Redirect loop error on wordpress landing page on localhost

I am trying to run a local version of a live Wordpress site, however, after setting up the local environment and attempting to access: http://localhost/wordpress/ I receive the following ...
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Can figure out how to get wordpress to go .com not .com/directory

hey I just installed wordpress and everything is working fine but when I go to www.domain.com nothing shows up it only works when I go to www.domain.com/directory anyone know how to change this? ...
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Create QuickStart Package for Wordpress just like in Joomla

I need a simple help that I am unable find a good documentation for creating a quickstart package for Wordpress, same like we already have in Joomla. I have very much noob to wordpress dev. I recently ...
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WP installed is asking to install if typed domain.com

I got a problem trying to access the landing page typing domain.com instead www.domain.com If I type domain.com/rus the WP goes to domain.com/rus/wp-admin/install.php but if I type www.domain.com/rus ...
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EC2 Wordpress install asks for connection info when auto-updating

Here is the EC2 setup: Amazon Linux AMI LAMP SFTP (e.g., users jdoe, jsmith, etc) Virtual Hosts (e.g., /mnt/www/site1.com, /mnt/www/site2.com, etc) I've been able to get Wordpress installed and ...
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Multiple sites/domains on one database

I looked through the questions and answers but could not find a specific answer that matched my question 100%. I have developed many themes/child-themes/plugins/etc for a long time. I know my way ...
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Importing wordpress. xml file on new installation

I am trying to move a wordpress installation to a new server. I usualy create a new database using phpmyadmin on the new server, import the sql file from the old server, then install wordpress but ...
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hardened wordpress linux install

Are there any best practices for wordpress hardened install on Linux? I have recently had a WAMP server get malware attacked via word press so I want to harden the server up using read only apache ...
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Add additional Network constants to wp-config.php dynamically

When starting with a fresh Network install, the first step is a single site install that has one additional line in the wp-config.php file: define( 'WP_ALLOW_MULTISITE', true ); After that we have ...
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WordPress index page is returning 404 and admin page requires /index.php in url

My WordPress installation is in a different folder from my main site: /var/www/html/wordpress <= WP installation /var/www/html/main-site <= main site I would like to have WP display when ...
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What possible reasons can cause my plugin not to be listed in the plugin search in the back-end of wordpress installs?

our plugin is listed on wordpress.org but it can't be found if you go in the backend of a WP install and search for it under Plugins -> Add New. Our plugin was delisted some time ago from ...
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Installing word press on a raspberry pi

I am following instructions out of the raspberry pi book to install word press. I have done almost everything but I guess I need to run the mysql configuration script. It tells me to run a file called ...
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How to rename the WordPress wp-login.php running on IIS6?

My Windows 2003 VPS recently hang due to bots hammering my WordPress login php non-stop for hours (determined from IIS6 logs). This caused MySQL to use up all the allocated 1G RAM. After resetting ...
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WordPress installation does not get completed in WAMP server

I have installed WAMP server on Windows 8 and am trying to install WordPress on it, but while installing it, I could not complete it. It's showing me the error like ...
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Import sql data from a large file when installing plugin

I'm making my first plugin and I need to import about 31,000 records from a sql file into the wpdb when the plugin first gets installed by the user, but it is only importing about half of them only, ...
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Moving a WordPress site - Installation issue

I have moved Wordpress sites before and have occasionally encountered issues but always been able to resolve them. I have tried to do this several times with this site but I am still having the same ...
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3 domains, 1 wordpress install, redirecting and changing domains on live site

UPDATED & SIMPLIFIED: I have one Wordpress install at Host #1 with a domain (Domain-A) at Host #2. Domain-A was used for the WP install. I have Domain-B & Domain-C at Host #3. I need ...
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Wordpress multidomains and subfolders

Is it possible to have wordpress installed in subfolder (e.g.: example.com/wodpress-installation ) as multisite / folders, and have the folders as example.com/foo or example.com/bar or it must be ...
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Can't use the built-in wordpress install/upgrade plugin feature [closed]

When I try to upgrade or install a plugin I get a successful message: Downloading install package from http://downloads.wordpress.org/plugin/jquery-lightbox-gallery.zip… Unpacking the package… ...
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How to populate a Wordpress install with a lot of categories, quickly?

I'm looking at starting a new project, but I've not done anything like this before. I'm hoping someone with more experience will be able to offer me advice on this one. The site revolves around ...
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Install WordPress with SQL database

I am very new to WordPress. I didn't even know it existed until I had to do it for my work. So I started in with a WAMP server with WordPress. That worked fine until we needed multiple sites with ...