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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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how to return the wordpress path to the new site

Please how do i return to the default path something like this after working on the wordpress installation http://fittergroup.com/blog/ to http://fittergroup.com/
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Moving to Wordpress Premium versus a hosting provider

My blog is now over a year old, and I've been considering moving my blog from Wordpress.com for a while. My main reason for this is that I now how enough visitors that I believe I'd rather take the ...
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Woocommerce banner not showing [on hold]

I am a new user of WordPress and probably my question will sound a little silly but any help will be greatly appreciated. So I have installed WordPress under Godaddy hosting and after that I have ...
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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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Correct folder permissions?

I just recently installed PHP and wordpress on our coldfusion box and wordpress is throwing me an dialog saying I need to input FTP information so wordpress can alter the files. I read up on this and ...
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Upacking the package… stalls, but installs plugin

I have been searching high and low for the correct solution to my problem. I have found many searches relating to this, but can not find a solution... Here is the Updated Video to see what happens ? ...
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Why did installing wordpress in url root jack up underlying WP sites?

I have a server (w2008 with iis7.5) and domain with a lot of different WP installs. All of the following represent WP installations. x.com/stuff x.com/programs/recent ...
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Error loading require_once( dirname( dirname( __FILE__ ) ) . '/wp-load.php' );

I manually installed wordpress and added elegant theme DIVI . The functions won't work because I get this error Warning: ...
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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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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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Programatically Creating Initial Wordpress Site

(I have found some links to customising an initial install like this one and this one, but unless I'm missing something - which is quite possible, they don't answer my question) I'm wanting to set up ...
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(Beginner) Need help installing Wordpress on my VPS (Virtual Private Server)

Introduction: (I will remove this later of course) Hi. I think it would be smart for me to ask the professionals how I can best install WordPress on my VPS so that I don't run into problems with my ...
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Is it possible to have more than 1 sql databases in my wordpress blog?

I m watching video on installing wordpress manually. on first launch wordpress prompts you to input your sql database name, sql password etc. then i can start working from dashboard. is it ...
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Can't connect SFTP, for use with installing a plugin

When trying to install a plugin, I can upload the .zip just fine. But then I'm required to use my SFTP details for WordPress to add it as a plugin. The details are definitely correct, but I get an ...
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Run two wordpress on the same domain

Edit I have a productive wordpress site (example.com) and a test wordpress site (test.example.com). For the two sites, I've a productive and a test DB. Everytime when I'll access the settings for ...
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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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New install of wordpress, my url goes to index of/

After my Wordpress installation (database hooked up and wp-config done and wp-login created). I just get Index of/ page when I go to my URL. I uploaded all the contents of the Wordpress folder to the ...
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Why this function not working for install database on plugin activation

I followed codex instructions from wordpress site but for some reason it's not working for me and i can't understand why is there any debug settings or options to activate to explain me where i go ...
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“Database Connection Error” upon install in Apache VirtualHost document root.. Why did this happen?

I have apache virtualhosts up and confirmed working. I want to install wordpress for one of the vhosts, so I unpacked all the wordpress files in the document root for that vhost. I proceeded to follow ...
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How to prevent first post and first comment on WP MU?

When a user creates a new blog a new post and a new comment is created at the same time. Is there a way to disable this?
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How to change the path to a WP MU site?

My WP MU site is at http://www.mydomain.com/mymu/. I would like to change it to http://www.mydomain.com/somethingelse/. Can I just open up FTP and rename the folder or will that cause any issues?
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Wordpress Installation

First of all, I am not a techie so be nice to me please. I am trying to install Wordpress. I have followed the installation instructions for Wordpress as best as I could. However when I try to open ...
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Is it possible to install WordPress within WordPress installation?

I have a website that is powered by WordPress, e.g. example.com. I would like to install a separate WordPress installation with a separate database, themes, etc in a subdirectory on my website though, ...
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Is it possible to install a different wordpress installation in a subdirectory? [duplicate]

What I'm trying to say is, I have this wordpress site called www.mysite.com which is a one pager site that only contains static pages and I want to install a new wordpress installation called shop and ...
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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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Installing Wordpress in another Install?

I'm trying to install one wordpress site in a different directory on the same server as another, and access it as a sub-directory of the site. Maybe this describes better- File structure: ...
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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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After moving wordpress some files still point to old directory

I moved my wordpress installation from: /wordpress to /html/website The process was extremely traumatic and even though I followed the instructions closely the site went down a few ...
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Creating completely new WordPress site from old WP contents

I have an old WordPress 3.5 site , but now I'm working in creating completely a new WordPress project, it will be using the latest WP 3.8.1 and new design with a theme that i bought. Kindly, if ...
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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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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 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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A way to automatically install pages on theme install?

I'm trying to build a theme which would require specific pages to be included. Is there a way to automatically create pages and assign them to their page templates when a theme is installed?
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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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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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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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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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Are there any downsides to installing WordPress on Windows versus Linux?

We're planning on installing WordPress on Windows Server 2008 to be consistent with the rest of our servers and leverage administrative expertise. The server will not be running anything else. Are ...
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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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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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Does plugin uninstall always put WordPress back into original state?

What is a plugin lifetime within a deployed instance of WordPress? Namely: do the plugins modify existing files or do they only use defined extension points within WordPress? are plugins allowed to ...
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How can I easily reduce the size of WordPress installation from development to production?

Sometimes it happens that cheap but fast/reliable hosting plan has the drawback to have only 50MB/100 MB of local space, for files and database. Now, before going to production, I delete manually ...