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WordPress permalinks redirect to localhost

I am having this issue where all permalinks redirect to localhost. I am running Ubuntu on a VPS. All links give 301 redirects to localhost. For example: www.example.com/some-link redirects to ...
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wordpress on localhost lamp doesn't let me install plugins

i've installed a LAMP server on my ubunutu 11.04. i've installed wordpress and hooked it right with the MySQL db. i've changed the permissions of the www-data group to read and write files. every ...
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Deprecated: mysql_connect()

I have a project to upgrade Wordpress from 3.6.1 to 4.3.1. I've installed WAMPserver 2.5, and deployed the Wordpress site locally, but when I load the local website, I receive: ( ! ) Deprecated: ...
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HTTP request on localhost failing

I have a Wordpress instance on my development box with the WP REST API plugin installed. I am attempting to create my own plugin to use wp_remote_get() to communicate with my own custom PHP ...
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Plugin not working locally, but works on server

This is a hail Mary throw, but I appreciate any ideas that could point me in the right direction. I had a "plugin" created for my wordpress site. I have a live site that is on a server and one that ...
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WordPress migration from live server to localhost having 404 error? [closed]

I'm trying to have a copy of my WP site from live server to localhost and have followed all the steps on tutorials I could find, but I seem to get a 404 error at the end. I am using XAMPP and Windows ...
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Copying live site that is using older version of WP to localhost

I'm trying to make a copy of my live site that is running an old version of Wordpress to my local server, but I'm not sure how to go about this. I followed this tutorial, but when I go to http://...
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WordPress Doesn't Save Changes

Im pretty new to networking and am trying to build my first website. I've set up my lamp server and created the site on localhost. Now I've got my domain pointing to my IP and port forwarding is set ...
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WAMP to XAMPP WordPress transfer

I want to switch a WordPress site from a wamp localhost to xampp localhost. Using the Tools > Export, I saved the WordPress content to an XML file. I did not create a similar backup of the MySQL ...
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Jetpack Running Locally [closed]

Wondered if anyone knew an easy way around this. The code behind my local dev version of a WordPress instance and the live version are in sync (as they should be). Problem is this means the "Jetpack" ...
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Connect Local Install to Remote Database

I would like to connect a local installation of WordPress to a remote database. How would I go about accomplishing this?
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Some images not found 404 in localhost

I just transferred a WordPress installation from the domain to my localhost. I did all the usual steps: copy files, export DB and replace domain.com with localhost, update wp-config.php and refresh ...
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Issues copying site into local machine

I am working on a Wordpress site that is stored on a goDaddy server. I want to migrate a copy (backup) of the site on my local machine so that I could edit the php files without changing with the ...
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Allowing Wordpress from non-public address/domain

I am running a development environment with WAMP and hosts file modified accordingly, such as http://mylocalwp. I'd like to allow users over the Internet to be able to access the site using a public ...
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Activating theme in local MAMP installation results in HTTP ERROR 500

I have a local WordPress installation in a MAMP server that was working fine and after a period of time without using it I come back to it and I get a HTTP ERROR 500. Couldn't figure out how to fix it ...
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Multisite on localhost using xampp

I'm having some trouble getting Multisite to work on my localhost using xampp. I have the main site in a subfolder so the path would be http://localhost/my_site/. I'm getting two different errors, ...
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Why does One Click Update fail on localhost using FTP with 777 permissions on site files?

I can successfully upload/remove media, add/remove plugins and edit theme files within admin CP. The one thing I can not do in admin CP is a normal one click update from WordPress 3.7.1 to 3.8. Ideas? ...
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What's the best way to work with multisite websites via ftp locally?

So I'm used to working on a single instance of Wordpress locally using mamp then copying the DB over to the production server when a site is ready to be live. These are for small sites. I would have ...
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Copying theme from Localhost to Live does not copy all theme settings with it?

This has happened on a number of occasions now where I move my site from Localhost to Live environment and the theme settings such as the logo, and other settings are not copied with it, so I am ...
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Image Sizes/Thumbnails not generating on local install Ampps

I'm not sure what is going on. I can't get the thumbnails to generate. I tried the "force regenerate thumbnails" plugin, but that didn't work. I' don't have any plugins running and I've tried with a ...
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in localhost, wordpress file cannot opening

i installed wampserver 3.0.0 but in localhost page( http://localhost/ ) i just clicked on the wordpress1() .but the browser page visible like "This page can’t be displayed".What should i do for ...
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localhost on iPhone not loading images

I have created a localhost version of my wordpress site on my mac. I now want to test it on various devices over my WLAN network. So, as per other posts on here, I changed this in my wp-config.php ...
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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 error:...
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More than one multisites in localhost

I setup two wordpress multisites in my localhost. When I configured the second one then first multisite broken. When I checked the .htaccess file the configuration for second one automatically updated ...
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Why is 'admin' missing from my admin links?

I cloned a wordpress site to my local machine. Then I ran PHP's built in web server in the root of the WordPress site, via 'php -S localhost:3000'. I added my db credentials in wp-config.php. Then I ...
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Setting up a local copy from a production site

I'm having an issue with a local copy of a live WordPress site. The local site itself http://localhost/mywordpress/ works as I did the following: copy the production WP folder; import the MySQL ...
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Relative or dynamic site url possible?

I have a local Xampp wordpress installation that I am using as sort of an intranet with some people I work with. I require them to be able to access it on our LAN router -- I found that I needed to ...
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can't see aditional themes in control panel

I installed wp 4.2.2 on xampp localhost - multisite, following this article https://premium.wpmudev.org/blog/setting-up-xampp/ xampp is surely ok, because it works a year without a problem. The new ...
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404: Object not found

I've been creating a wordpress site on my laptop (ubuntu 14.04) using xampp. The site has previously been working fine on my laptop, with a self signed SSL certificate, however after making a few ...
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How to run Jetpack related posts feature from localhost?

I set up Jeckpack locally adding define( 'JETPACK_DEV_DEBUG', true); to wp-config.php however the only available option is "Sharing". Is is possible to enable the "display related posts" feature with ...
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Images not displayed when moving site to local

I set up a local environment to customize a friend's WP blog. However almost none of the images are being displayed. The remote site's URL is http://sitename.com and my local virtual host is http://...
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WordPress installation didn't install any default data and returned empty rows!

Here is how I stuck on the way of installing a fresh WP in my localhost. I tried installing a fresh copy of WP in my localhost using WAMP server. Everything is fine, like in the First step: I did ...
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Get new password without email

I had installed a Wordpress theme on my localhost on my ubuntu 14.04. Now, I have forgot my admin password and I am not able to login. What's the way to login, as I am not able to get the email ...
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Redirect to localhost after installing Multisite on server

After preparing the site on localhost, I uploaded it on server. Everything works fine by adding both lines to define WP_HOME and WP_SITEURL on wp-config.php and replacing the url site in the database ...
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Problem copying WordPress site to localhost server

I am redeveloping a WordPress site, and have followed this procedure to copy it to my local machine: Copy all files from server to localhost server subdirectory Edit wp-config.php with my local ...
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Design problems when exporting remote database for local development

A remote host is running Wordpress 3.6.1, and Wordpress needs to be upgraded. The plan is to make a local copy, do the upgrade of files and database, confirm things work, and then publish this local ...
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How to automatically update on localhost after editing files

I'm just starting with learning wordpress and wondering if there's a way if I can have my page in the browser (on a localhost using WAMP) automatically update after I make updates to the theme's code ...
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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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Connect to live db whilst working locally

Please excuse my ignorance, as I'm entirely self taught (HTML, CSS, and some JS and PHP) as a hobby, and SSH is all fairly new to me. I originally built a static website for my wife's childminding ...
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Wampserver: “Can’t select database”

I upgraded from Windows 7 to Windows 10, and had to reinstall WampServer to get it running. I'd like to reinstall Wordpress for a local WampServer site. I have deleted the old database and username, ...
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Wordpress plugin updates fail when using localhost install with Google Drive

Got a plugin update issue that has bedeviled me for a long time now. I really hope someone out there in the WP community can point me in the right direction. Environment: Windows PC (seen this ...
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An unexpected error occurred. Something may be wrong with WordPress.org or this server’s configuration

I'm running WordPress on localhost WAMP server and whenever I go to "Plugins" or "Dashboard > Updates" or even to "Dashboard" nothing loads (no WordPress news, no updates, I'm not able to search for ...
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I want to edit it on my laptop as a child theme and transfer the files to my server. I don't know how

I have big gaps in my knowledge and right now I know I'm doing things wrong, and I want to buckle down and fix that. I have a wordpress site using the "shape" theme, and I directly edited the code ...
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Wordpress theme Modifications not showing up on live server

I have been working on localhost with a theme that was already installed on live server. After i completed my mods, uploaded the files to themes folder in wp-content but to my disappointment, the same ...
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Update Plugin on WampServer

I want to update a plugin in Wordpress and I get this message "Unsuccessful Upload - There are no available means of HTTP transport that could complete the needed request." Does someone know that I ...
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Wordpress IIS intranet server

I am using microsoft's IIS (Internet Information Service) software to host a wordpress server, this works well by going to localhost but I can not get it to work so I can type in my computer's IP on ...
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Moving minor updates between local and live sites - just database?

So after I have created my site on my localhost, and moved it over (files + database + config to new url etc...) I continue to work off the localhost version. The sites are identical. I then add ...
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Wordpress Multisite local: wp-login.php refreshes on login Chrome Browser

I just set up Wordpress Multisite on my local machine following this tutorial. When I try to login to the admin using Google Chrome, the page just refreshes. I've tried Firefox, and I'm able to login ...
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Can't access WP site over WiFi network

I'm making a mobile site and I'm using the main computers IP adress to connect to it from the iphone 10.0.0.1/wp With normal sites it works fine, but the WP site I get is stripped from CSS, JS, and ...
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“The package could not be installed” when updating plugins, themes, and core files on WampServer

Whenever I update anything on my local WordPress development site, whether it be plugins, themes, or the WP 3.7.1 update, I get this error message: Unpacking the update… The package could not ...