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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 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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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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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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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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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 properly maintain a testing version of a site?

At my place of work we host many sites that almost all run Wordpress. Some of them are changed quite frequently, and emply e-commerce solutions such as WooCommerce. Consequently, these sites also use ...
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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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How can I work on a database along side a client?

I was wondering what the best way would be to work on a database locally while a client is placing content into the database externally. My initial thought was to connect remotely to the database but ...
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How can I use images that are on the server locally?

I will try to explain myself as best as possible: I have a live WordPress website which has over 600 posts and 1000 images used in these posts. I have a local copy running at http://localhost/my-...
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Backed up site on localhost affecting live site

I used BackupBuddy to make a copy of a website I'm working on and then used MAMP (Windows) to recreate the site on my localhost so I could work on it. I must have done something wonky because now the ...
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Localhost WordPress Uploading of Images Issue

I'm a bit stuck here. My Mac (running Mavericks) died on me last week, and I spent the weekend getting a new computer and restoring the backup of my old (thank God for backups people. If you haven't ...
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Error on update translation

I installed a fresh version of WordPress in my current language (pt_BR) on localhost (WAMP). After log in, WordPress told me that exist an translation update. I clicked to update and the following ...
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What should I write in hostname when I try to install a theme?

I am a beginner with WordPress and I have no idea what hostname I should specify when I try to install a theme. Thank you for a help!
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Transferring WordPress Instances

I'm new to WordPress and have a question regarding taking a production instance of WordPress and creating a local instance. I'm helping a friend out who has a WordPress site live on the web and I ...
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How to export database correctly for local to online

This process as a whole is fine... but I seem to have one small issue when I upload the database online. If I create a theme and modify some options that's fine for the local version. Once I upload ...
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WordPress not working locally

I am attempting to get a local version of a live WP site working. I have pulled down the entire file structure. I have a copy of the DB. After setting up locally, I get a few random issues such as: ...
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Merging separate works in wordpress

I am caught up in some scenario. Actually my team is working on developing a site using wordpress. They will be working on their machines(localhost) and preparing the pages that come under their share ...
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wordpress home is gone

i'm new to wordpress AND to php and web coding in general. i've done my wordpress theme in local, and now i like it. then i moved to a host, created the user and the database in the host server, ...
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Storing images on a local site

sorry for the elementary question. When I'm building a local site on Wordpress, should I be storing my images in an "img" folder and then using CSS "background-image" to show these photos? That way, ...
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WordPress redirects to old localhost

Hello I moved wordpress many times, I followed the instructions changed Site and Home URL's, but it still gives me the old localhost address. Here is my site: http://citereja.pe.hu
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Running a Development Copy of WordPress?

Download a copy of development site (in wordpress) + the database into my local machine I reconfigured site_url & home in database The url is myhost/wordpress htaccess file: RewriteEngine On ...
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Theme Options - localhost to new url

Im having this issue that happens to me each time i work on a website. On every project i start working locally and once im done i export my Database and search replace all localhost url's to the ...
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localhost redirect to old url

I am using mamp and recently i needed to have multisite functionality enabled. WordPress showed me error to change it from localhost:8888 to localhost which i did. After that i also updated the ...
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Loading media on local WordPress using remote database

For my theme development purposes I have a local WordPress installation that I run from a VM, accessed via, let's say, http://local.app. I also have a remote version of the site on a staging server, ...
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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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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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Local Wordpress install plugin wont upload image

So what I have going on is a plugin I am using (simple ecommerence) is not uploading an image locally (using MAMP). This is what I have tried so far: The plugin uploads all the content (name, ...
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Turning on the 404 page on localhost

I'm using my localhost (XAMPP client) to test my WordPress website and everything works fine, till it comes to verifying how does my 404.php template looks like. I can't preview any changes, because ...
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Permalink /%category%/%postname%/ returns 404 on OSX

I'm on OSX 10.8.4 with a pretty standard installation of Wordpress 3.6.1 under the local OSX Apache/MySQL. If my permalinks are set to /%category%/%postname%/ I get a 404... This is working on the ...
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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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Migrating to local server

I have my wordpress site on my local server at the following path : wordpress-4.2.3\wordpress\wp-content\themes\mytheme and the url to access my local site is: http://localhost/wordpress-4.2.3/...
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WordPress site under localhost is disassociated with the code

I have put the folder wordpress under /opt/lampp/htdocs, and localhost/wordpress/ in a browser shows well the site. However, I changed Just another WordPress site to Just another WordPress site ...
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Cloning wordpress intsall on mac

I'm having a problem with cloning my local website. I'm using a mac OS10.10.3, php 5.5.2 and mysql 5.6.23. Im not using MAMP, just the php bundled inside the mac and I manually installed mysql. I can ...
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Images not loading on WAMP from external IP

everything else is loading but images on a fresh Wordpress/WAMP install. As far as I know, I'm configured and I should be getting images but I'm not. Note: CSS and HTML seem to work, it's the images.....
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Force relative path in media library for LAN deployment

I have created a Xampp powered local wordpress install. This will be used at my work as a sort of "intranet" using LAN - I have no intentions of deploying it on a server, as it is not required by what ...
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Webpage not found upon entering wrong username and password on custom login form?

I'm running the WordPress instance on MAMP. Everything works fine if I try to login using wp-admin page; however, I'm trying to login using a custom page with the wp_login_form(). Custom login page ...
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Restoring .sql backup results in “Error establishing a database connection”

I'm trying to get the database dump (.sql) of a remote site to work with my local setup. Sort of like migrating from remote to local. I've already ftp-ed the site itself, but having problems ...
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Changing themes on locally hosted webpages

I recently turned my Raspberry Pi into a web server, and now I installed Wordpress on it. Everything is going excellently, but when I went to change the theme from default, I found I need my hostname, ...
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Moving a remote Wordpress multisite installation to local

I hope someone here can point me to some good resources to start moving my Wordpress multisite installation (already running for a year) to my local environment. A lot of the tutorials out there are ...
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Why I have this error when I try to install this old blog on my local webserver?

I am pretty new to WP (I came from Joomla) and I am finding some difficulties trying to put on my local web server an old backup of a website (made using WP 3.5) I have performed the following ...
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Single.php loading fully on localhost but not on server

The title explains the issue. I did my best to find reason behind such dysfunctionning. Can you please tell me what can be the causes of such issue? Any techniques to investigate the problem are ...