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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 ...
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WP white screen of death after duping a site that works fine on same server

I have simply duped a site that runs absolutely fine on a separate domain into a sub directory of another domain for development purposes. I have zipped the /httpdocs/ directory excluding cache and ...
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Should I remove install.php and install-helper.php?

Is keeping wp-admin/install.php and wp-admin/install-helper.php a security leak on the newer versions of wordpress? By default file permission on those files are 644. If there is any leak, what kind ...
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Database create or redirect

I am working on a site ABC.com, I have only access to the root folder. I am planning to install wordpress. I need to somehow create a database without any cPanel. or the second option that comes in ...
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Plugins try to install in old location [closed]

I just moved my WordPress website to a new domain & server. Everything seems to work fine except for installing new plugins. When I'm trying to install a new plugin, it's still trying to access ...
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No configuration file found and no installation code available. Exiting

I am getting the following error when I try to access my Wordpress website. It was working quite fine previously. Could anyone help me on this. No configuration file found and no installation code ...
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Doubts about how to migrate WordPress from local to online server using Search and Replace Tool script

I am trying to migrate my blog from my local web server to an online web server and I have a doubt about this procedure. I have uploaded all my local file in the root of my web server. I have also ...
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Running Wordpress from MySQL Cluster with HAPRoxy

I'm trying to install a wordpress installation where the DB will sit on a MySQL cluster (Galera/Percona XtraDB Cluster) and connected through HAProxy. Everything outside of the Wordpress install ...
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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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Problems in migration of WordPress site from local server to the online server

I am finding some problems uploading a WP site from my local webserver to the official online webserver. The situation is the following one, on my local web server: I have install WP website on my ...
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Subdomain and subdirectories together in one installation

I'm currently want to develop my design company website and choosing wordpress as my CMS. How do I should install the wordpress when I want the domain structure like this: Blog = blog.example.com ...
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Can I install plugins manually on WP.com? [closed]

If I have a paid blog at wordpress.com, can I install plugins manually on it? Or must I have my own wordpress installation? Thanks!
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subdirectory install breaking existing links

I've had this issue several times now. While building a site, including some content, I keep wordpress in a subdirectory (say, /wordpress/). When putting it live, I move/copy 3 files out of the dir ...
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No feedback when installing plugins or updating

I've had this problem for a while now; I hoped that it would go away when I moved to my new host but it hasn't. Whenever I try to install or update a plugin or theme, or even update Wordpress, the ...
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Migrating from PDO using SQLite to clean new install using MySQL

I've been using PDO plugin for wordpress and SQLite database. It does not work as expected so I want to use MySQL database, but without PDO for Wordpress since I cannot trust that plugin anymore, It ...
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Moving from one WP site to a new WP site incrementally

I'm working on a site that will be changed incrementally (i.e. first the new Homepage will go live, then product pages, then contact, etc). It will not be a switch-flip, wholesale changeover between ...
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Version 3.04 or 3.5?

I am a first time user and about to build a website with wordpress and depending on guides for version 3.0. Should I install version 3.04 or 3.5?
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After being hacked Fatal error: Call to undefined function get_header() in 404.php on line 1

After having timthumb.php exploited. The site was upgraded to WP 3.5 It was compromised again, (wp-config included encrypted data as well as the functions.php in the wp-include directory. After ...
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Error uploading plugin zip file

I have a question here and hope you guys can help me with that. Couldn't find the exact answer from search and I am not a coder myself. I was given the instruction (to change plugin name) by my ...
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Multisite configuration fails with css/js files

I have installed Wordpress using multisite + path (as opposed to subdomain). Seems to work, except JS/CSS files are not loaded. my conf: <Directory "/var/www/pages"> Options All ...
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How to Create a Custom WordPress Install Package?

I downloaded the latest version of WordPress (3.5) and created a custom theme. I plan to upload and install it for multiple clients. Is it possible to customize the default settings such as not have ...
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Error when installing theme - “failed to open stream: No such file or directory in…”

I'm trying to upload and install a custom theme, and have encountered an error I've not seen before. Warning: ...
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Populate content on install

I would like to know if there's a way to populate a WordPress site with some dummy content while installation process is going on. Let's say a few sample pages, a fews posts, taxonomy and that's it. ...
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Wordpress installation from live site to localhost

I just need to know if this is the only way to install wordpress from live to localhost. I downloaded the files and database from live, then push the files folder to my htdocs folder, and uploaded ...
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Wordpress not displaying themes in the wp-content/themes folder

I'll do my best to explain this but its weird to say the least. So the two default themes (twenty ten and twenty eleven) appear under the Appearance>Themes tab in the wp admin. However, if I add one ...
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Must I download entire WP directory for each separate instance/website that uses WP?

I'm no noob when it comes to website design or development. And am quite savvy with JQuery, XHTML and PHP. However, I admit I am quite noob-ish when it comes to WP... I already have the WP directory ...
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Permalink Issues by Installing WordPress in Subdirectory / Subfolder

I installed WP in subfolder /cms and it runs live without subfolder. When I use /%postname%/ as permalink I get 404 error on my site. My Server supported mod_rewrite. My Code wp-config.php ...
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What is the most secure way to set up the MySQL user in WPMU?

I am setting up Subdomain based MU on my domain.Everything is hosted by me running on one CentOS/Webmin VPS. Will I be better off setting the MySQL user's domain as localhost, 127.0.0.1 or with a ...
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how to migrate wpmu from one host to the other?

this issus is different fromm How to migrate wordpress users from one blog to another since i am using WPMU, i have backup the database, and then import it to the other host, also i have changed the ...
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Is it ok to have one wordpress installation for server.com and www.server.com?

I am about to install Wordpress and I want to know if I have to redirect let's say url server.com to www.server.com if I want to have only one Wordpress installation. I want users to be able to use ...
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WordPress Skeleton installation

I'm trying to set up a local WordPress installation using WordPress Skeleton, so that I can eventually use WP Stack. I've created a local folder called vcip.com and the local hosts rules to resolve ...
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Installed successfully; home page still redirects to install.php

I've done WP installs in the past and haven't had issues, so I'm a little stumped here. I've correctly created wp-config.php. I ran the install script, and everything appeared to be successful. I ...
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How to use if condition to change $table_prefix in wp_config.php

I am testing a very big database (perhaps wp_posts contains hundreds of thousands of rows). As such, the query time, especially the searching query, is extremely long. I'm thinking if there is any ...
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Things to take care before installing wordpress Manual v/s Softaculous

I have cleared up the first step on moving to Self-hosted wordpress. Now I have a confusion if someone can answer: 1: My hosting provider's tutorial shows installing WP from cPanel using tool called ...
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Things to take care when moving from hosted wordpress to self-hosting

I have a hosted free wordpress blog. Now I am thinking to move that blog to self-hosting. What I already have /know/tried: 1: I have a domain name purchased from a companyA. 2: I have hosting ...
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Create database on installation

I'm working on a custom wordpress plugin, but I can't seem to figure out how to create the database when installing the plugin. (Or when updating) When searching around this is what I came up with, ...
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How to work locally on a copy of my wordpress?

I would like to redesign my wordpress site. I thought I do that first locally to get a feeling for it. So I compressed my live wordpress directory and transfered it locally. And took a backup of the ...
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the_permalink() not working

I have WordPress installed in a subfolder called news, but links to comments, posts, categories, etc all link to domain.com/?p=99 instead of domain.com/news/?p=99. The only link that points to the ...
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Is there any way to allow a plugin to write over a previous version?

When installing a plugin, it will not install if the directory to which it is attempting to install already exists. This means that users of our plugin must first manually deactivate and delete the ...
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Steps to debug on a blank screened wordpress install

I've been given an old Wordpress installation to setup on a new server. After setting wp-config.php and the values for the URLs in the db, wp_options.siteurl and wp_options.home (the usual process I ...
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Wordpress Plugins Don't Automatically Update

I have several installations of wordpress on my vps and I have a couple that add/update plugins with no problems. When adding a new plugin I get the following progress messages: Downloading ...
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Can plugin2 uninstall plugin1 at the very beginning of plugin2's installation?

As per the title. I have a new version of a plugin. It installs fine on a clean WordPress. When a user tries to install it when they have a previous version installed, the plugin does not function. ...
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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 ...